Ann Beard

Rookie - 232 Points (1944 / London. UK)

Ann Beard
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A New Zealand Poet.
keen gardener with a passion for arts and crafts, light novels, music (easy listening and light opera) Loves simple, from the heart poetry that simply 'takes ones breath away'.

Finds inspiration from life and nature

Ann has recently self published a poetry book. a preview can be found by Googling Roan B Poetry Unpretentious Beginnings.

........ Never previously published, Ann hopes her poetry will provide others with as much pleasure as she received from gathering her thoughts. more »

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  • Rookie - 447 Points Terry Dawson (4/12/2015 7:00:00 AM)

    In the mould of Dora Wilcox. Well done!

  • Rookie - 10 Points Colin J... (7/7/2008 2:13:00 PM)

    your kind comment on 'The fox'
    I have made a small change...
    Do you like it?
    Colin...

  • Rookie Philip Housiaux (4/14/2008 1:35:00 PM)

    Going home is a very fine piece of writing - both formal technique and idea communication. good work thanks

  • Rookie Roger Cornish (11/23/2007 8:45:00 AM)

    All your Poetry is thought provoking and very well written! Can't wait for More!

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Best Poem of Ann Beard

First Love

“I would like to help”, little more than a whisper,
misty brown eyes turned to stare where I stood.
“I would like to try” the words came out crisper,
resolve filling all of the places it could.

I had watched him struggle to rise from a chair,
had felt the frustration that threatened his calm.
Firmly bracing myself to take on his glare
“I needed to come and I wish you no harm”.

Falling back in the chair his face turning ashen
his body was shrunken to quite half its size.
The illness had robbed him of life’s very passion,
apart from the last spark of ...

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