David McLansky

Freshman - 896 Points [David McLansky] (5/24/1944 / New York City)

David McLansky Poems

1. Anne Hathaway: On Her Famous Husband's Yearly Visit 11/19/2012
2. Shakespeare In Love 11/20/2012
3. Bangladesh (A Riff) 11/21/2012
4. The Cloak 11/22/2012
5. Pere & Fils 11/24/2012
6. Animal Spirits (A Riff) 11/25/2012
7. Economy 11/29/2012
8. Lyndsy Lohan Before The Judge (A Riff) 11/30/2012
9. Vines 12/2/2012
10. Rock Me In Your Arms Asleep 12/3/2012
11. Death Remains My Enemy (A Riff) 11/27/2012
12. Borders 12/5/2012
13. The Pilgrim Road 6 12/11/2012
14. Make Not A Virtue Of Suicide (A Riff) 12/11/2012
15. The Pilgrim Road 7 12/12/2012
16. The Pilgrim Road 10 12/13/2012
17. The Pilgrim Road 12 12/14/2012
18. Little Red Fingers 12/14/2012
19. The Last Party 12/16/2012
20. The Pilgrim Road 13 12/16/2012
21. The Irish In Decline (A Riff) 12/17/2012
22. Sodom''s Lament (A Riff) 12/18/2012
23. Kissing Me 12/19/2012
24. Liu Xiaobo 12/19/2012
25. The Pilgrim Road 14 12/20/2012
26. Huang Xiang 12/23/2012
27. Everyday 12/24/2012
28. Old Age And Youth (A Riff) 12/6/2012
29. After The Second Child's Death 12/6/2012
30. The Pilgrim Road 3 12/8/2012
31. The Pilgrim Road 12/8/2012
32. The Pilgrim Road 2 12/8/2012
33. The Pilgrim Road 6 & 7 12/10/2012
34. The Pilgrim Road 16 & 17 & 18 12/25/2012
35. The Pilgrim Road 19 & 20 12/27/2012
36. The Pilgrim Road 23 12/29/2012
37. The Pilgrim Road 25 12/29/2012
38. The Pilgrum Road 26 12/30/2012
39. The Sacrifice 12/30/2012
40. The Pilgrim Road 29,30,31,32 12/31/2012
Best Poem of David McLansky

9/11

They told us all 'to just stay put, '
Breathing ashes and blackened soot,
'Put a towel against the door, '
'Wet it first, put it on the floor; '
'The Firemen were on the way, '
That's what 911 said that day;
But I've always had an ornery streak,
When told to obey and to be meek,
We were told to wait in that fiery din;
'Be patient, the firemen were coming in; '
But I rebelled; I could not sit still,
I would not cling to the windowsill,
I was tired of always following orders,
I had to think of my two daughters;
So for once I dared to rebel
To...

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Bangladesh (A Riff)

Everywhere I stand, I stand in water
It's wide expanse defines the border;
My country sinking into the sea,
The waters lapping at my knee;
My country now a muddy brown
The roofs submerged below their crown
The water lapping at the poles,
The tidal waves toss wooden bowls.
This was once an idyllic spot,

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