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ode to eecummings
by kg cummings

Monday, March 15, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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i often get chastened

for omitting punctuation

for not capitalizing my i's

they have branded me unwise

thought mister ee paved the way

he was a pioneer poet in his day

since we share the same name

on him i will dump blame

so if i emulate him

is it his sin

if words are raw

have we broken the law

some comments don’t make any sense

unless the poetry police revoked my license

 

kgcummings

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Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/16/2010
Clever stuff! A fine tribute to ee cummings. Love and best wishes,

Regis
Reviewed by Felix Perry 3/15/2010
I strongly believe that a true poet writes what he wants, expresses in his own way, does not have to fence in his words with perimeters that others invented. I have no problem with people who op to do Haiku, Senrus, Odes, specific rhyme patterns etc but we must lways keep in mind someone invented these and there is no law of poetry...write what you feel.
fee
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/15/2010
I love how you write, Kathy; always have, always will! Those who chastise you need to get over themselves! Write on as you see fit!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. ;D
Reviewed by D Johnson 3/15/2010
i dont mind the missing punctuation... but then i was always a slow reader... the thing i couldn't get use to about mrcummings was the way he would spell sum o his wurdsthatrequire d translatio n whichmeanti wasnev er a prt o his intellectuositeeeeee.

neyece writ
cheeerz,
dan
Reviewed by Paul Judges 3/15/2010
Great stuff, kg !!!
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