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Analysis and comments on Goodtime Jesus by James Tate

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Comment 5 of 15, added on February 24th, 2005 at 7:57 AM.

I must agree with rain here. Just because you dont understand some thing
doesnt mean it sucks.Just the opposite, if it envoked you to think the poem
has done its job..This poem is so obviously about just feeling good..maybe
the message was to simple for you kenneth.

jerry from United States
Comment 4 of 15, added on December 24th, 2004 at 7:37 PM.

a Great poem.Ken is the one who is high...

poetry is about evoking emotion and this one's about good times, as the
title implies. Get off yer high horse and relax man...

Rain from United States
Comment 3 of 15, added on December 24th, 2004 at 1:17 AM.

How can this be called poetry? It has no meaning whatsoever and is totally
stupid! If this guy won all those awards that are mentioned in his bio, I
have to say that the award-givers were smoking some serious crack! So was
he, I guess, when he wrote his so-called poems. Anyway, that's my opinion.

Kenneth C. from United States
Comment 2 of 15, added on December 16th, 2004 at 5:24 AM.

good poem

Ronoco from United States
Comment 1 of 15, added on December 9th, 2004 at 2:24 PM.

I love this poem

CB from United States

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Poet: James Tate
Poem: Goodtime Jesus
Added: Feb 20 2003
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