Treasure Island

Buxton Shippy

(7-27-55 / Montego Bay, Jamaica)

Poems of Buxton Shippy

101. New Beginning 4/23/2013
102. Not My Kind 3/21/2013
103. O Jamaica 5/19/2011
104. Ode To My Father 6/26/2011
105. Ode To Phebe 7/6/2011
106. Ode to Phylicia 7/6/2011
107. Ode to Phyllis 6/28/2011
108. On A Day Like This 6/6/2011
109. One For The Road 8/12/2014
110. Paradox 5/28/2011
111. Peasants In Uncle's Back-Yard 3/26/2013
112. Pen Force 12/29/2011
113. Poem Versus Prose 5/20/2011
114. Political Warriors 6/4/2011
115. Portrait Of A Woman 7/30/2014
116. Prepare To Meet HIM 3/15/2013
117. Psalm 5/19/2011
118. Reality 5/10/2013
119. Savior And Lord 7/17/2014
120. Say It Is Ephemeral 4/6/2013

They touched My Shoulder

He touched my shoulder gently
Before he left for work
To me it means he cares.
All through the day,
While I tend to the children,
The effects of the touch lingered.

The next day, at the park,
As I fed the ducks

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