Monochrome – A Poem on Diversity

A short poem on the beauty of diversity, and how dreary and dull a world where everyone is the same, would be.

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How dreary if all life was

painted a single shade.

If every tree made cause

for a single tint of jade.

If all of Nature’s creatures

looked and sounded just the same.

If the birds of the air sang

one single song – so lame.




If all human people

looked and acted like a clone.

If all thought the same thoughts

and differences made us groan.

How boring it would be if

we lacked diversity.

For we would soon see the end of



Poem on Diversity

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