"To A Snobby Critic"

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"To A Snobby Critic"

“Reply To A Snobby Critic”

 

haunting and eerie,

I am alone,

my ancient aura,

invisible,

to all,

but a few,

I seem to care for,

such innocent belief,

calms my soul,

thinking bad,

judging others works inferior,

is self delusion,

I am not the best,

yet better than many,

who look down on my poems,

beware of friends,

they often are the worst,

they will love you,

until they smell a chance,

to hurt the competition,

I don’t sweat the small stuff,

within I know,

lines, prose’s, and friends,

and friendships are lies,

built upon self delusion,

when someone sets blame,

and advertises,

it’s always because of fear,

of having found a superior,

writer,  to be a friend,

no more blame,

is placed,

self righteousness ,

claimed by amateurs,

learning the poetry game,

not mature enough to witness,

the wizard, that outdistances,

your juvenile rhymes,

as an eighth grade,

Language Arts child,

is compared with a tenured professor,

no crybaby self righteous tones,

can make others see,

that you have a long way to go,

to be considered a peer of me.

 

© Sam Hyde

    03-03-11 

 

 

 

 

 

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Tempestlady commented on "To A Snobby Critic"

03-11-2011

I let it roll off like water on a ducks back! If they need it that bad then it's just desperation. I like to think at that point that i am above sabotage, and if someone resorts to it than they must really need it. Anyway, this is a nice release and obviously catharctic in nature, but enjoyable. Nice write. Tlady

JadedJezzabel commented on "To A Snobby Critic"

03-09-2011

VERY WELL SAID....I'M IMPRESSED WITH YOUR INSIGHT AND ABILITY....YOU ARE VERY TALENTED....DON'T LET ANY ONE TELL YOU OTHERWISE. HATERS ARE EVERYWHERE.

cutbanksam

03/09/2011

That one would say that is such an encouragement to me. Thank you and God bless. Sam

cheronld commented on "To A Snobby Critic"

03-06-2011

I so loved this my friend....it had alot of maturity but with a hint of irony and comedic in its tale....I loved how you made your point without ever stooping to a bad level....nicely done....Cher

cutbanksam

03/07/2011

I am happy that you are back. I have lost a bit of the poetic edge I think. Happens to everyone. To keep the edge one must keep writing.

cheronld

03/08/2011

I understand what you mean...its still not all together for me quite yet....but I am hopeful...I look forward to spending some more time back on the site...Cher

Wakeitha commented on "To A Snobby Critic"

03-04-2011

I like that poetry my friend. Let me help you out some people don't do things out of love they do it out of show. If you do things out of the love of God. It will shine and show. Don't let man stop your shine because the shine of God. Will win and blind and put the enemy under your feet. This my friend a testimony and I know. God bless and keep shining, keep your head lifted up because you know who loves and care about you. Your Heavenly father thats all you need to know.

cutbanksam

03/08/2011

My Dear Friend; I think I can safely say that I am more than 15 years older than you. I love your advice, what convinced me was John: CH: 8, from verse 8 until 58, and until the end of the book. I don't just believe in Christ!!!. I know He lives and I can testify to that if need be.

To have great poets there must be great audiences too.

Walt Whitman, American Poet (1819-1892)

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