This is a poem that I came up with while sitting around thinking about my childhood, and some memories of my past.
What happens when we dream? Are they sometimes prophetic or are they just nonsense and mean nothing?
A Poem I wrote for my 3 sons. Oh how I miss those days so much. Getting a smile from a gentle touch. Watching you sleep was such a joy.I was blessed with 3 baby boys.
This article features a poem about how sunrise can inspire memories. Facts about our sun are also included.
More than ever, as we judge by perceived negative traits rather than character, the black male feels under siege. Stereotyping his physical appearance affects how he secretly feels about himself.
These three poem will help heal a broken heart and if you have ever been cheated in a relation then you will surely be able to connect with my poems.
Once it's broken, it will never look the same. Like a broken glass, even you put glue in it, the scars are there
Two poems inspired by Ravenscar, a town in Yorkshire, England. Planned as a resort, this town was not well conceived, though set in spectacular scenery. Find out more about it and why it earned the name 'The Town that Never Was'.
Every risk is worth taking if it leads to a good life. How do you work out what is a good risk and what is a poor risk? Take a Look and See...
Christian Easter poems for children will give each young person a chance to use their memory skills and gain public speaking experience in a fun way. They also learn to work together successfully...
This is my take on the popular Bible story of David and Goliath from the Bible put written in rhyming verse.
Poems inspired by the autumn season. Autumn is a beautiful season filled with vibrant changing colors.
First Love, who can ever forget their first passionate love interest? And why did they run away from it?
I live with the hope that one day this love that I hope will come, to calm all the wounds that the past has left me.
Text messages and emails are the order of the day for communication. But can they compare with earlier handwritten letters, when an envelope was opened gently with curiosity, emotions and a smile?
Its Funny how I think, That you were just pretending, when you wink, I thought you actually had feelings......
A poem this author wrote back in her 'dark ages' of the late 1980s, describing the feelings of feeling friendless and alone.
This article features a poem about renovation and interesting materials for building houses is provided.
This poem asks the question, "why do people blame their moods on the weather?" After all, it is really up to us to control our moods and feelings no matter what the situation, weather etc. It is too easy to place the blame on other things rather than ourselves.
A poem for those who have lost their Mom and still want to talk about her. Beautiful words and paintings designed to inspire and comfort.
Two more poems for poetry month. Words are my passion. By their nature they encompass everything. Here you have my words, famous people's words & favourite words of my own.
It's a short poem dedicated to love of a family which gives you much strength to forget the pain and smile as life never gives you another chance to laugh!
This poem was inspired by a visit from a Song Thrush in the trees next to my garden. His song was magical. There are several species of thrush which I also mention here.
It hurts when I look at you You chin raised so high So full of self-virtue You don’t hear my cry Your eyes full of judgement As you survey around Your lips spill your disappointment As my confidence you pound Your...
Nature inspired me to write poems about sunrises and sunsets, just by looking out the window, a decade ago.
“According to an Indian legend, all human beings were Gods once until they misused their Divinity. The Chief God took away their Divinity and hid it in a place where humans would never think of searching. Yes, that was right in the centre of your Being. So, look to your Heart, the stillness within"
Staring at the sky fascinates me, anytime in the day, evening, or night. The many soothing colours forming in the sky, and it’s vastness inspires, and motivates to move forward, and keep going. They remind us of the unlimited possibilities, we have in our lives.
We all have hopes and dreams for our lives, but how about for our world? This is a poem about what I want for the world.
The following was a poem written for my wife in the hopes of getting her to smile. It worked rather well.
A poem advocating that change must first take place in the Spiritual Heart or the Human Psyche, before it spreads to the outer world.
Siblings are like branches of a tree. They may grow in opposite directions, but are united at the roots. If the roots are strong and firm to the ground, nothing can separate them, no matter where they
This article contains data about lighthouses throughout history, and a poem about a fictional lighthouse keeper.
"Easy To Love" is a poem dedicated to my daughter-in-law. There is also my wedding day prayer, my first anniversary prayer and my everyday Bible prayers for the woman my son has chosen to be his wife.
Poetical tribute to a series of short stories, including 3 poems, plus more information regarding White Horses & chalk carvings in southern England.
This poem attempts to explain how I feel about writing (in the perfect world) and advocate that we should be true to our beliefs rather than compromising them to suit our audience and the lure of monetary reward.
A poem about imagination, childhood, and play. In an epic battle between action figures, legos, and dolls, "Batman vs. Barbie" tells the tale of a child's imagination.
When you pass homeless persons on the street, see them through the eyes of poetry. Remove the lenses that distort your perceptions. You will clearly see images of humanity and dignity in the homeless.
Here are my thoughts regarding the effects on Christchurch of the earthquakes in 2010 & 2011. The contrast of before and after left me feeling sad but the stoicism of the people creates huge respect. Five poems express my feelings.
By morning, the human soul is a child. By afternoon, the human soul is an adult. By evening, the human soul is a reflection of the way it has lived-a reflection of both experience, dreams and reality.
Narcissists will lead their followers down a dangerous path of cunning lies, deception, manipulation, and prolific brainwashing tactics. Narcissists are corrupt leaders, void of any accountability.
Endless love is a treasure that flows, tenderly; fragrantly sweet, it enchants our life’s path with a vibrant energy from the unprecedented joy it brings!
A teenager, desperate to save up money for college during a recession, pursues his dream summer job--briefly.
There are four types of love ~ Agape, Philia, Storge and Eros. These poems describe each type of love and their meanings.
Life is not always certain. Act now, perform duties, fulfill desires, make amends with relationships, forget and forgive, spread happiness. As towards the end of your life, you may look back, and realize that there was a lot you could do.
Turning 18 is the first big step when growing into adulthood. Overnigt you are held responsible for your own actions. Scary but also exiting.
Secret obsessions take over emotions and cloud good judgment. We yearn for that secret love to fulfill all of our dreams. We want to act on it but realize our obsession is best lived out as fantasy.
Writing poetry brings out the emotions inside you. Once you're done writing you feel light and good. I think everyone should try writing something about they feel.
This is a poem about the feelings of a circus clown. Do you know who he really is? The clown who entertains and makes us laugh is also a human being just like you and me.
We follow paths to explore, or to take us to familiar places. We follow career paths. However, we don't always take the right path but learn along the way to make an educated decision regarding which ones to follow.
A collection of poems about the aches of love, the feeling of abandonment, and the grace of a friend. Three poems written by a young dreamer, a poet who creates stories about chaos, pain, and hope.
This poem is for hub writers to add to like it has been done in the past. You may add your lines in comments and I will place them in the poem as I see fit to.
Haiku poems are great reads. They capture the mind and opens the clouds of imagination indeed. Here are some haiku poems for you.
I want you to find your true self among these words and comment on what you feel, do not be afraid, everyone will agree to express ...
Wherever you go, be it in the real world or online, you come across two types of people "fake" and "genuine." This poem gives a basic guide as to how to differentiate the two.
Simplicity Of Life Is Like A Fresh Breath Of Air. Walking With Christ Can Get More Complicated When We Get In The Traffic Jams Of The World. In Order To Receive Holy Energy We Must Clean Out The Clutter In Our Minds And Keep Our Desires In Check.
This hub is actually inspired by a song like several of my other poems and hubs have been. However, this song I relate to in my own life. It is about having a darkside that also has brought a light.
A Poem about the hardships that come with old age that I have observed having been in the company in recent times, of people who are advanced in years.
These three poems follow the stages of a failed romance, with several attempts at working on the relationship with the intent of making it last despite certain things that stood in the way.
A humorous poem about apologies, the non-apology apology, and advice about the proper way to apologize. Just saying "I'm sorry" is a good start but not enough.
Acrostic poems I wrote a decade ago on heaven's angelic orchestra and dedicates it to lost loved ones
If you find old age amusing, or even if you don't, reading this poem about getting older will make you smile. If you are younger, just remember that we all grow older one day - it could happen to you!
A simple poem describing love and how we sometimes wait too long before declaring our feelings for someone.
Are you a slave? Maybe you are and you don't know it yet. For all of us, this is a question worth answering. If it turns out that the answer is yes, where do you go from here? How do you respond?
Are you feeling alone and in need of inspiration? Reflect on your life's memories. Work through negative emotions caused by regret while still keeping your sanity.
Recently my car was stolen. It was a devastating experience and I felt compelled to take my frustration out by writing this poem about the incident.
Adrienne Rich is an astonishing woman who has used her writings to confront matters of women’s oppression and the need for women’s liberation from a world of male domination (Pope, “Rich’s Life and Career”). “Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers”...
Women must learn to tolerate and transcend the many indignities age inflicts upon their bodies in the post-menopausal years. This funny poem lists the complaints, but ends on a positive note.
Think outside of the Valentine (box) and send some “love” verses to people you really don’t like. They need love, too.
The Face of a Woman is a poem about the most beautiful sight in the world. A woman's face shows every emotion and communicates with precision. A woman's face can slay the beast in a man's soul.
In such corrupted world, agony, deceit, hate, evil, self-hate, has spread and we shall come together in unity to the combat this war within us and one another.
This is an ode to the beautiful mountains of N.C., along with information about national parks there.
Marriage is a union between two people that exudes love. To my future husband, I hope that these words find you and that when we finally join together, our love will be divine.
A poem dedicated to my mother, Helen Richardson, for Mother's Day 2018. Dreams can hold more than mere fancy; they can offers solace and comfort and healing.
A poem about rivers along with information about rivers in the U.S. and in literature is in this article.
Poets all over the world I perceive to have common task though they are different people. What is this task? Find out from my poem, "In Poets Fervid Sublimes"
This is not your ordinary poem about lightning bugs. It is a story of how flying beetles remind me of summertime and my childhood in Philadelphia.
This hub features information about different types of capitalism and a poem about that economic system.
Men express feelings that penetrate our souls, when we fail we constantly stop among the cries to learn to accept our errors of agonizing misery.
A poem and pictures. An explanation of how my art and poetry merged for this piece. Dedicated to the late Dolores O' Riordan and her fans. Thanks for the extra inspiration!
2018's Poetry Month inspired me so much, despite the fact that I wrote only 20 of the required 30. I decided to publish the remaining drafts for the month of May. They are all based on my recent travels in New Zealand & Australia. I hope you enjoy them. Also included is a poem by Kimberley Mann.
Visitations of the deceased appear to us unexpectedly in life forms. If we are attentive, and believe, we can see our loved ones as they are here with us in the spirit realm.
In acknowledgement of National Poetry Month, haiku style poems are offered in honor of the lives lost in recent terror attacks around the world.
These three short yet unique love poems will let you fall in love more and bring a smile to your face.
Guilty Pleasures Denying my supposed maturity, one which should in theory attend adulthood, I wonder if life would improve only if I lost myself in guilty pleasures. Would these satisfy and satiate me in ways which responsibility...
Sometimes a special someone can bring joy into your life and no matter how things ended or how much time has passed you still think of them from time to time.
To Be Yourself When in A World that Is Constantly Trying to Turn You Into Something You Are Not, is a Big Achievement-Ralph Waldo Emmerson
A couple of poems I wrote centred around the subject of magic and spells. I may add more as I write them.
People luv to tell you "they're all the same". Don't believe them! It isn't true. Pick your ground and stand it. And don't let them lull you into apathy. Some things are worth fighting for!
An Angry Dragon is a metaphor in which I use to describe Debilitating Depression, Anxiety, and/or PTSD. The heroes of an Angry Dragon are its sufferers who live every day of their lives in its grip.
There are so many things in life that we have no control of. One of which is living the normal life payday after payday.
A look back on a few emotions I felt during a few heartbreaks. I hope you enjoy these poems. Thanks for reading!
I think most operating room nurses and techs will connect with this poem. It is what we do most days of the week.
Wake up with all the senses of the feelings that are waiting behind the door ... with fear of awakening from dreams.
Express feelings that nobody dares to say for fear of being judged, since we are circumstances that we do not choose to be.
Haiku poetry is an ancient Japanese art form that captures a feeling about nature in a few short lines. Here are some haiku about cats, a few by modern writers, a couple by ancient poets, and lots more written by me. I hope you are inspired to write your own haiku poems after reading this.
It's hard to be anything else when all your effort to love and be loved is misconstrued. Where do broken hearts go?
Narcissistic Personality Disordered individuals gain our trust with convincing facades of helpfulness and kindness. Then, once they have our trust, they will turn our entire world upside down.
I was recently introduced to a poem by William Henry Davies titled "Leisure". This poem "No More Unicorns" was inspired by reading that poem.
Firefighters, as well as Police Officers, and U.S. Military Soldiers risk their lives to keep us safe! This poem was written as a dedication to these everyday heroes. God Bless You, and Thank You!
Through the poem your weapon is the words, I want to share the peaceful message of the meaning of the word. to use words, to be a little goodness we can do in our daily activities.
A large number of new wave poets are now posting their poetry on Instagram. I decided to join this new trend of writing ultra-short poems specifically for Instagram too.
In those morning hours while the mind is still a "terra incognita" we can plant-in our intention to have a great day --- if we don't sabotage it.
Did you ever have a hero that wasn't so heroic after all? Read this narrative poem about my misguided adoration.
Some aspects of life tend to remind us of mortality in very powerful ways. Here are three poems about things that make me think about how deeply death and dying are intertwined with life and living.
Mothers, motherhood, and mothering are perfect subjects for poetry because of the deep emotional ties between mother and child.
A combination of poetic prose and poetry, in appreciation of mothers loving sacrifice, for Mothering Sunday.
I think that alot of us have always had a sort of romantic notion of cowboys. Away from the peering eyes of society and trappings of a more conventional life, these individuals symbolize adventure, independence, and a free spirit which have always captured our imaginations and fascination.
Continuing my trip round New Zealand's South Island, we look at the Taramakau River, a braided river and consider its amazing qualities. Topographical Map & photographic views from the sky. I hope you enjoy it.