This is a poem I have written about the horrible occurrence of having diarrhea while on a date. I thought this would be a funny scenario for a poop poem. In this poem you will see that fate can overcome any disaster. I hope you laugh as much as I did while writing it.
Some deep rooted feelings, and expressions, are best expressed by writing, about how the bond of love grows, and becomes stronger, as we age. Because then you have actually lived like, real Life Partners
Firefighters, as well as Police Officers, and U.S. Military Soldiers risk their lives everyday to keep us safe! This poem was written as a tribute to these modern day heroes. These brave individuals are a great blessing from The Lord, and speak of His Goodness through their sacrificial actions.
In this poem, I endeavour to portray how some people are happy to live a stress-free existence without being tied down to family, possessions, home, job etc. To them, a sense of freedom and only being responsible for themselves is the ideal lifestyle.
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.
Think outside of the Valentine (box) and send some “love” verses to people you really don’t like. They need love, too.
A poem of contemplation and inspiration about life in general. Whether you are a Christian or not, religious or not, most of us believe in good and evil and making the right choices. In this poem, the words 'satan' and 'God' could be transposed by 'evil' and 'good.'
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...
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.
Joy and love to the world can be felt, along with magnificent peace from within, when touched by The Holy Spirit- though Jesus Christ.
Two soulful and appreciative poems, ever mindful and respectful of the joys and tears of the Scott family.
It's an eternal question without a hope to find an answer which would please a philosopher---but that's why we have poetry to keep trying with its answers hidden in a bouquet of rhymes.
In the midst of all the holiday glitter and frenzy, I easily forget what Christmas really celebrates. Here's a poem I wrote to express this.
In this piece I try to show that not everything is as it first appears and that looks can be deceiving.
Turning fifty is a big milestone in one's life but it doesn't have to be a millstone. Lollipop Man is a short funny poem about all the things that go on in the life of a fifty something baldy guy. Money, romance, grandkids and don't forget the nose hair! There is also a description of a short flip book animation I made of the poem.
There is no greater love than that which a mother has for her children. Such a love defies any, and all words. It is utterly indescribable.
I love poetry. I love reading poetry. I love writing poetry (although I'm really not very good at it). Recently I've written some new poems that I'm excited to share. Hope you enjoy!
When desperation takes over our lives, we might wonder why The Lord does not come right away to take us to Heaven. This poem explains the reason why The Lord is waiting for just the right moment!
This is a silly poem that tells the tale of a man's first date with a really hot woman. As it turns out, she's simply too hot.
The nuclear industry makes billions from building and maintaining nuclear power stations. It is not in their financial interest to broadcast just how dangerous they are.
Three free verse Sonnets expressing a deep relationship with Love Divine and the American Light of the Founding Fathers
This is a poem about a young Politician and a magical talisman, the Rose Cross and what it can mean to find purpose, although misdirected, and belong to a mystical tribe.Is this story true? Come and find out for yourself.
Writing poetry can bring hidden feelings to the surface and help with emotional healing. This poem is a story about breaking up a short-lived romance.
A poem expressing the beauty of the unspoken Light in all things sentient and insentient and the inner beauty of those who consciously reflect that Light.
A poem written for the victims of the global sex-slave trade. There is hope and healing for them in Jesus.
A look at sublime poetry through prose, of the nature and workings on the psyche of the esoteric poet.
Time... It makes you to err and glimpse the horrors of damnation; it also conspires to have you err not and taste ephemeral emancipation.
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.
The need to make an impact, every determination to go for it and the will power to hold out to the end. Enhance your winning attitude.
This is a collection of poems I wrote about falling in love and poems about breaking up, and all the varied emotions that can come with romantic relationships.
We are all connected. Often times, we may not feel connected, but we are. We are connected, not only with each other, but with the world and the universe.
In acknowledgement of National Poetry Month, haiku style poems are offered in honor of the lives lost in recent terror attacks around the world.
What is real courage? Is it the ability to stand and fight? Or maybe it’s knowing when to concede defeat? Is it guts, audacity, daring.
Puffed up and sweaty after three hours of walking up the hill I stopped to admire the view of Franz Jozef Glacier that suddenly appeared out of clouds across the valley. 'I never seen glacier before.'
Fellow writer Chris Mills recently issued a challenge to write a poem using ten words that are known to have no other perfect rhyming partners. This poem about an Olympic Dream is my attempt to do that.
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.
The people of Orlie's Bend were ready to put an end to the murdering rapist who preyed on their town. In this narrative poem, the people of the town set forth with revenge as their guide rage as the fuel in their souls. Could the end possibly be worse than what had been?
This is a poem of a person who is lost deep in the heart of grief and loss. It describes a place of clouds called black rollers, wind, and dark magic. As he sits in his room with curtains pulled, the sun comes out. Only the curtain shields him from the brightness of the sun.
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.
A strange tree sits by Interstate 40. Strange because it is the kind of shrub that one would expect to find in the flower bed of a well-to-do home. This poem is inspired by this out-of-place shrub.
Brandon Riederer has a M.A. in English from National University, Ja Jolla, CA. He focused on Gothic literature and specializes in the study of literary tension and suspense via cognitive poetics and linguistics. This is an original poem written by Riederer, (2016).
A children's poem about Possums, wonderful Australian animals discovered in our own backyards and bushlands late at night foraging for food.
This is a poem that I came up with while sitting around thinking about my childhood, and some memories of my past.
Indulging in poetry, trying to figure out the facets of my intimate self, trying to express them in an effort to connect with others and the outside world. Soothing minds and trying to help with individualism, discovering worth and enhancing self and strength revelation. A poetry stance;Enjoy!
Did you ever have a hero that wasn't so heroic after all? Read this narrative poem about my misguided adoration.
My poem, "Autumn in Our Backyard," which I dedicate to my husband, is slated to appear my forthcoming collection, "As Tulips Dance and Sway."
These three short yet unique love poems will let you fall in love more and bring a smile to your face.
A poetic testimony of the beauty and strength of the Blackwoman whose tears and fears reached my ears. A tribute to every woman of color, some of us do understand and do give-a-damn...
“The flaws make people special and the gun shots kill them.” When I was child, my Mum used to say to my brother,
Eavesdropping is not a good thing if we have a vested interest , but indulging in it sometime gives us an interesting insight into the human psyche.
A poem on dealing with depression and what life is like when you're struggling to just survive the daily turmoils. It's when all optimism leaves you and you finally give in to the void. It's a sticky feeling & never lets me leave my bed
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.
You can't always judge someone by a smile. A smile can be deceiving, a heart can be treacherous, but the eyes are the windows to a person's soul.
Most winters, the shores of Lake Michigan become locked in ice, and some winters the ice sheet reaches beyond the horizon. The natural beauty of it touches our souls with wonder. ...
The circle as a sign of eternity is well represented in nature. The shapes of celestial bodies, orbits of planets, solar systems and galaxies, follow the circular/elliptic form. Through poetry and essay, we look at the possibility that man, too, might be following the circular path.
Sometimes I wish I could fly like a bird, or flow like the river, or blow like the wind. Because then no borders can stop me from seeing this beautiful World. Who made Borders anyway?
San Francisco; a city of enormous wealth and enormous poverty and homelessness is ground zero for the future of America
The poem depicts how I was stalked as a teenager! The experience was very traumatic and sadly, it still haunts me.
This narrative poem summarizes the major plot point's in William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. This poem serves to help the reader to better understand this classic play.
Having a happy and successful life depends more on our attitude to what it throws at us and our drive rather than talent, wealth, looks or anything else.This poem attempts to focus on that belief.
Even though I wasn't there, my eleven sisters and brothers told me stories of their time on an old farm and their good times. Their memories of olden times.
This poem takes the stages of love and equates them to nature's seasons. It is a good read for Wedding Orders of Service or vows, or as a nice poem to present to a loved one or spouse.
This is a tribute to Linda Martin, who passed away on the 31st of May. Some of her many friends gathered for a candle light vigil for Linda Martin in Peacock Park, near her home the following day.
'The life's royal rule' is a collection of four distinct poems each written with a unique voice, style, and fashion to genuinely inspires the reader. Like most life's rules, vision, courage, purpose and peace are indispensable. These four make the life's royal rule.
My son inspired this poem after a conversation we had driving home one day. Though I think about his vision often, this day I really began thinking of what it must be like for him and how he may be feeling. I realized how others insensitivity toward him actually affected him.
First Love, who can ever forget their first passionate love interest? And why did they run away from it?
When I moved to California, the Birds of Paradise were the first plants that caught my eye. Here's a poem about this experience.
Without uttering a word from the mouth the eyes can speak in volumes and truth, pain, joy, and many other emotions can be revealed, with a glance, with a stare, or a quick look.
I have my own share of joys and fears of having a child but most of all my heart is filled with so much pleasure because God had given me the finest gift of all. Psalm 127:3 "Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him."
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?
This is a poem about my son, Dan, who made a promise to his mother even as she was passing away. This poem tells how Dan is, at this moment in time, keeping his promise.
A poem (Free Verse Sonnet) expressing the longing of the Heart and the merging or blending of the Light
Chris Brown is an artist I grew up with; I appreciate his gift for artistry and his music is truly a part of why I love R&B. This; a response poem to one of my favorite songs Heartbreak on a Full Moon
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.
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...
Rhyme- Though we might be able to take shelter from the assaults of the outside world, what should we do when we are plagued with abuses from the inside world- our inner-minds?
For A Love So Beautiful is a poem inspired by the new TV series "A Love So Beautiful" of ABS-CBN Network in the Philippines.
Find out who Guido has made to keep Kevin company and join them in their quest to save earth. Don't forget to read the first four chapters of this serialized science fiction novel first.
This poem describes one of my more unpleasant experiences working as a freelance writer. Rarely are you paid what the time involved is really worth, but occasionally you spend hours on a project to receive no payment at all. Also one bonus poem.
I used in this poem the rhyming scheme which Edgar Allen Poe used in his famous poem 'The Raven' which was partly inspired by the pet raven of Charles Dickens.
A Mind all Logic is like a knife's blade.It makes the hand that uses it, bleed. Travel with your heart and mind to see how these three swords of logical ways affect the seat of our warmth and affection-the Heart.
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 is a poem about the hold Jezebel has over Ahab. This type of "hold" over a man can still be seen in this era. Jezebel, beautiful and powerful, can bring a weak man to his knees.
After the abuse of a friend got out of hand and Linda the victim was not believed and could not get help and was even blamed for the break-up of her marriage...She was told "Go back and work it out!"
I hope that you will enjoy this dedication to love on Valentine’s Day, a day that we honor our spouses, partners, and soul mates. These poems and songs celebrate love and I hope you enjoy them.
Prayers to say before bed are extremely important expressions. Prayers can certainly help you sleep better by releasing stress and tensions of the day through your spoken words or thoughts. Here are several prayers to say before bed. They encompass a variety of situations you might incur...
A narrative poem about the night old Bart came to terms with his family history and great social evil. Written with both rhythm and rhyme.
A defining moment. A gambler might call it betting the whole stack. It is a moment of decision, after which nothing will ever be the same.
Here is an inspirational epic poem about how one man taught a pupil how to believe in himself again. The story behind it is really intriguing.
The Sound of Silence (by, Simon and Garfunkel) is the choice rhythm and beat in which this story, made into fun song lyrics, (below), can be sang to. Video included. Enjoy!
Flowers are the most beautiful creations of Mother Nature. Capturing their beauty in camera is not easy. You can't feel their tenderness, and their fragrance. But flower pictures are a visual delight.
Moods and emotions can change, just like the seasons. We all have changing moods, but how we act them out requires inner-reflection, awareness, as well as self-control, and knowledge of cause-and-effect.
A poem about what art does for me along with some of my personal art pieces, and an explanation to how art and my anxiety have become friends in my world.
A dybbuk is a demon in Jewish mystical folklore. This poem is a tribute to all the dybbuks out there.
A free verse Sonnet from a sojourner of the Divine, recognising and explaining his role or plight. A call to Grace.
A combination of poetic prose and poetry, in appreciation of mothers loving sacrifice, for Mothering Sunday.
This is a collection of poems that I wrote about nature and wildlife, and our interactions with the natural world.
Thoughts to ponder about life and others. What we take in from the environment and how we process it is so fascinating sometimes.
This dark poem attempts to describe what it is like to suffer from troubled sleep and nightmares, or have a fear of being alone at night.
Reciting or reading Easter egg poems is a fun way to help you and your children enjoy and remember this special holiday for years to come. Dying Easter eggs together, playing fun games...
Backwards compatibilities can make for unique, colorful and interesting individuals. Yet, there are some who see others’ differences as a justifiable reason to shame, bully, or even dehumanize them.
This is simply a poem I created out of my deep inner psyche, which is usually always geared towards the darkside of my imagination . Enjoy.
A Guru Will Understand Aristotle's Theory Wisdom Of You Can Search For The Truth Of God Through Nature. A Guru Will Understand The Hearts Psychonautic Powers And That You Can Become One With God And All Creation.