Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

There's More To This 'Sad Poem' Than Meets The Eye

chanie gorkin - sad happy poem

We live in turbulent and often stressful times, a period where quite often we can easily forget to keep our chins up and our heads high.

The above poem, found on a wall on Holloway Road, London, at first seems to be a sad note, steeped in emotion and sorrow, a downbeat cry towards the evils of the world. Until you reach the last line and everything changes.

Created by 17-year-old (makes you feel like an underachiever, right?) New Yorker, Chanie Gorkin it's a refreshing breath of fresh amidst the drudgery.

Have a read for yourself and share the good will.

[Via: Metro]

Related

screm.PNG

This Is The Real Reason Why People Scream

face3.PNG

If You See Faces In These Objects You’re Probably Neurotic

impossible5.jpg

Superb posters of the Mission Impossible series

tweeted love.PNG

Someone Made A Video to 'Tainted Love' Using Only Twitter Handles

jurassic park high heels.PNG

Jurassic Park Redone With Extra High Heels. Obviously.

slow1.jpg

Watching A Giant Water Balloon Burst In Slo-Mo Is Strangely Satisfying

Comments

More

A gym is offering 45 minute ‘napercise’ power nap classes

1000 times better than spinning

by Gary Ogden
28 Apr 2017

Turns out people now think Brexit was a mistake

Bit late now eh?

by Tom Victor
28 Apr 2017

This terrifying parasite infects fish and then becomes their tongue

The stuff of nightmares

by Tom Victor
28 Apr 2017

Donald Trump said that he thought being president would be easier

Yeah so did I

by Gary Ogden
28 Apr 2017

If your name is on this list, you’re probably an actual Viking

Does this give you a licence to pillage? Probably

by Gary Ogden
27 Apr 2017

The public voted on how to make toast and got it completely wrong

People cannot be trusted on ANYTHING

by Dave Fawbert
27 Apr 2017

Tom Watson MP on the political motivations of cinema despots

The deputy leader of the Labour Party assesses eight screen tyrants

by Ralph Jones
27 Apr 2017

We went hunting for ancient gold off the Welsh coast

Hunting for nuggets from the doomed Royal Charter

by Ralph Jones
27 Apr 2017

London Marathon hero has had his entry fee next year covered

Yeah, they can probably call it even now

by Matt Tate
26 Apr 2017

Inside the dark art of (actually decent) sports headline puns

An enduring British pastime - but why?

by Tom Usher
26 Apr 2017