Category: Poem

Free Form Poetry 0

Ex-Girlfriend

Free Form Poetry   Something you take for granted Shines brighter on someone else’s doorstep Makes you want to get it back The light dims — you’re fooled. The party sounds tap your feet,...

Poem About Life 0

A Corner In Me

Poem About Life   Swirling through the streams of my blood, there was a deep voice that struck. Numbered breaths of smoke and lust, Numbered breaths of fresh, green crust. Numbered things under money’s...

rebellion poems 0

Sing My Song

Rebellion Poems   Maps crisscrossed on my palms Of faraway places I’ve never been Imagine beginnings with every dawn Imagine a wold you haven’t seen You say home is the sweetest place Four wall...

green grass with trees and sun 0

Foretaste of Fall

It’s cool this morning. The maple beside the deck still holds a canopy of lush, verdant leaves. The Pygmy Chinese maple offers no hint of any loss. The lawn is as green—and overgrown—as ever....

Poem About Nature 0

Orphans

Poem About Nature   Are like pine needles Fallen from their mother tree Landing on the shaded concrete Too many to count Too many to care for All pointing in different directions Some together...

a couple embracing at sundown 0

Memorial Light and Shadow

What do I remember of her? Straight brown hair, sky-blue eyes and tapered cheekbones? Her love of horses? My head swimming when she smiled? What don’t I remember of her? Our walks in the...

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Stop Signs

Life Poem You walk and I walk over diagrams made of strands and chunks of bright colored chalk, elaborately planned on the sidewalk. Faces appear, shapes circle around speckled like traffic lights, and stop...

September poem 2

September Magic

Poem   Today, when I was walking I saw the “ghosts” of one friend after another. In the faces of strangers walking down the path I saw my friends’ eyes staring back at me....