Treasure Island

John Carter Brown


Poems of John Carter Brown

1. A Challenge 5/4/2014
2. A Dog, A Cat 8/28/2012
3. A Hole In My Sock 8/24/2013
4. A Master 12/7/2013
5. A Parent's Lament 8/16/2012
6. A Phone Call... Please 9/1/2013
7. A Poem Lost 10/11/2012
8. A Sentinel 9/30/2012
9. A Sorry Sorry Thing 6/13/2013
10. A Wise Man 10/29/2013
11. Acrostics (An Acrostic) 5/9/2014
12. After The Rain 8/15/2012
13. An Alliterative Lament 8/17/2012
14. An Institution Thing 11/7/2013
15. Apple Pie and Custard 8/28/2012
16. April (An Acrostic) 2/17/2014
17. At The Office (an Acrostic on 'January') 1/29/2014
18. August (an Acrostic) 3/16/2014
19. Baking 8/28/2012
20. Black (an Acrostic) 5/16/2014

Nodding Off

I sit enveloped in my chair,
My limbs relaxed, my work is done;
The radio is droning low,
My eyes are heavy as a ton.
I know the room is occupied,
But sorting voices is a strain;
A ghostly figure passes by,
I think I'm nodding off again.

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