Ben Gieske


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I live in Bowling Green, Kentucky. As a former teacher, preacher, program director and grant writer, words have always occupied my time and efforts. I find poetry a challenge providing needed brain activity, enjoyment, and satisfaction. I hope to add to someone else's enjoyment as well. Some of my poems were published in Words Words Words; moonset THE NEWSPAPER, and HaikuWorld. Others will be ... more »

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  • Rookie - 47 Points Meggie Gultiano (12/17/2008 3:25:00 AM)

    You are very kind, Sir Ben.And yes, today and forever, too, i will be reading
    your piece. I have been reading your writes a year ago, and now that i am back, I will continue to read again.I am in awe of your talents..I tip my hat..
    God bless you.
    Love and hugs,
    Meggie

  • Rookie Egi David Perdana (10/30/2008 7:37:00 AM)

    today, and everyday I will only read your poems mr. ben

  • Rookie Valerie L. Martin (1/28/2008 12:39:00 AM)

    Your writing is beatiful. Keep up the exceptional work. ^__^

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Best Poem of Ben Gieske

“nude Descending A Staircase”

____nothing glamorous, a lady
_____ walking down the stairs
______ what women do every day
_______ in any house
________ descending
_________ no Jacob’s ladder
__________ this “angel” of flesh
___________ “gift” of God to males
____________ dreaming
_____________ Dare we think we’re so special?
______________ She’s the/
_______________ artist, the/
________________ teacher, the/
_________________ creator, the/
__________________ goddess
___________________ in our midst
____________________ May Spring time come
_____________________ for ...

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