You say only i shall know
Hovering in rains
Remaining skin, hair and nails
Decorating moon stream
Time is nothing, soaking in minutes
A glass drop installation
I suppose now
So far, I have written seven poems, ten short stories and six essays. Out of these, nearly half have been published in one form or another.
It's been said that there is a highway to hell and only a stairway to heaven. Perhaps this gives us a clue about anticipated numbers
This made me think of you DA68, yet I understand.
Socializing is as exhausting as giving blood. We loners have a smaller tolerance for what it takes to be with others. It means...
Forget what's gone, appreciate what still remains and look forward to what's coming next.
“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.”
― Harper Lee, To Kill a...
This was for an old friend who was suffering from depression. I change the she to they/their so now it can be for everyone. There is always someone who will care if you just voice...
Am I driving to, around or from the nasty storm?
Lightning flashes furiously and heavy rain downpours.
My truck is slow at the best of times,
but when the skies darken they...
Darkness veils my soul silhouetted the truth.
I believe we all spend more time trying to have more things than enjoying what we already have
this one made even me laugh:
Everyone should be able to do one card trick, tell two jokes, and recite three poems, in case they are ever trapped in an elevator.”
Brave men and beautiful women crash to dust. The gold and steel of kings crumbles with rust. Power fades to impotency and fame to oblivion. But the courage of the barbarian shines...
I was thrown away like trash
..at least now I know how she really feels about me ..and that all the things she said never meant anything
Ok? Ok. THE FAULT IN OUR STARS.
This is life changing."Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from...
Throw away too much of your past and you'll abandon the person who walked those days
I started collecting quotes not to long ago and so far I have 179 of them.
Love this quote from Carl Sagan. (can't see pic?? click on bold type). Pic was taken by master photographer Will Simpson, in the beautiful Palouse, in SE Washington state, where I...
"Do not educate your children to be rich. Educate them to be happy. Then when they grow up they'll know the value of things, not the price" - Banksy
Poetry is my essence that gives me a feeling of a presence looking like a present far from a resent I'm a ascent moving in a positive direction with affection
"Build your own dreams or someone else will hire you to build theirs."
"Poetry is thoughts that breathe and words that burn"
"Without struggle, there is no progress"
"I turn people into poetry. I dont mean to, it just happens. One day, youre just a...
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves...
Crying clown, messy perfectionist and cynical preacher me always telling myself what to do.
Mother, I'm doing something right.
Against teenage angst
And my birth rights
Your a villain in my kingdom of soul
You blasphemed my poems and bond with its pull
I only try to forget the pain, because that's what I remember.
"Freedom discovers you the moment you lose concern over what impression you are making or about to make." - Bruce Lee
I love positive quotes. One of my favourites is "Holding onto anger is like grabbing a hot coal & expecting the other person to get burnt" This has helped me greatly.
Where Are You, God? || Spoken Word
Be envious, be funny, be greedy, be caring, be needy, be giving, love some, loathe some, kill a bird, hell kill a man in self defense, do everything while you can because in one...
Only upon understanding can we hope to perfect ourself.
Thank you for the expenditure of energy and emotion it takes you to stay by my side.
Spending decades with strife in my life living under extreme negatives, yet marveling how the positives balance the same.
"BACK FROM THE GRAVE" by Stephen "Steelo" Logan | True Voices Chicago
I like these too. I try to write my own though...
"THE LOVE POEM" by Poet Kezia
She's a luscious beautiful dream.
Walking like floating grace.
A smile of a million sparkling diamonds.
Envy and glances all around as her shyness enthralled her at the...
I just started writing poems, and I love it so much; I'll post some sometime :)
What do you know of pain.
What do you know of it’s jaws, that open wide and hunger.
Like it’s brother.
What do you know about pride.
Who builds his home in...
As an author, these provide unlimited opportunities to address emotions. I consider them priceless.
The designated hitter rule is like letting someone else take Wilt Chamberlain's free throws.