Forget Your Former Self! It Is Long Gone

Music: Love Is Easy.
Sequenced by Barry Taylor.

Subscribe to this site on YouTube

Subscribe to get a poem sent to you each day by email


Follow Us

Hear me read
the poem as
an MP3 file.

Alpha List

Father's Day
Poems

About This
Site

Poems for
Free

Copyright by
Nicholas Gordon

Forget your former self! It is long gone!
A father grows into a different person.
There is a love that lends your life its longing,
Having felt the beauty of belonging,
Embracing what would else have seemed to worsen,
Rejoicing in what else one might find daunting,
Singing as the harness is put on.

Copyright by Nicholas Gordon





[about this site] [poems for free] [poem of the day]
[site policy] [about me] [ links]