Jeffrey SpahrSummers

(01/26/60 / Colorado Springs)

Poems of Jeffrey SpahrSummers

1. After the Rain 2/26/2005
2. All Things 2/27/2005
3. Cigarette Break 5/6/2005
4. Courage 8/7/2005
5. designated driver 5/24/2005
6. Do Not Disturb 3/8/2005
7. Father and Son 6/5/2005
8. forgiveness 12/14/2005
9. four fifteen a.m. 9/25/2005
10. I have nothing to offer but 3/3/2005
11. Ignoring History 2/27/2005
12. im about to open this bag 3/2/2006
13. Mary Jane Doesn't Live Here Anymore 2/26/2005
14. Munchkin 5/8/2005
15. My Compass 3/17/2005
16. Of poems and people 7/1/2005
17. Outside the Emergency Room 6/13/2005
18. poems 8/12/2005
19. rene 10/19/2007
20. ser-en-dip-i-ty 6/12/2005

Courage

It takes courage to admit defeat
to lay the weapons down
to declare oneself unarmed
before anyone else gets hurt
it takes courage to succumb
to ones fear to overcome it
to surrender to the frankness
of the unknown you know don't
want to be held prisoner exactly

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