Lucille Clifton

(June 27, 1936 - February 13, 2010 / Baltimore, Maryland)

good times


my daddy has paid the rent
and the insurance man is gone
and the lights is back on
........................
........................
read full text »

Form:


Do you like this poem?
11 person liked.
3 person did not like.

Comments about this poem (good times by Lucille Clifton )

Enter the verification code :

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. Touched by an Angel, Maya Angelou
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Oscar Wilde

(In memoriam
C. T. W.
Sometime trooper of the Royal Horse Guards
obiit H.M. prison, Reading, Berkshire
July 7, 1896)

I

He did not wear his scarlet coat,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ruth Stone

 

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. The Shadow Of The Wind., Tony Adah
  2. True Meaning Of Friendship Quote, thumper 786
  3. Seesaws المراجيح, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  4. World Leprosy Week, john tiong chunghoo
  5. Catch 22 on the Lake District hills., Dan Reynolds
  6. My Words, Fatima Nusairat
  7. Jesus And Gandhi: South And North Of Sam.., Saiom Shriver
  8. I Remember, Ronald Chapman
  9. The Flash Of The Brahman, Bazi alis Subrata Ray
  10. Chick Coalition, Saiom Shriver
[Hata Bildir]