Sunday, February 23, 2014

WHAT KIND OF PEOPLE ARE WE?: A Poem & Art Work



We quote
     old sayings.
We drink
     old wines.
We treasure
     old art.
We collect
     old stamps.
We keep
     old coins.
We covet
     old cars.
We discard
     old people.

I ask
     what kind of people are we?

©Ed Cooper, February 23, 2014, Stoney Creek, Tennessee
   All Rights Reserved
   (A previous version of this poem was published in Christian-graphic in 1978)



Art by Ed

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