Randy McClave

Veteran Poet - 1,172 Points (Ashland, Kentucky)

No Place Like Home - Poem by Randy McClave

I have traveled by bus and plane around the globe,
I have been to the forests and the beaches sand,
I have been to Japan, Amsterdam and Scotland,
But, for me there is no place like being home.

I have eaten haggis and I have also had eel,
I have eaten grasshoppers and also other bugs,
I have even eaten oysters and snails and also slugs,
But, to me there is nothing like a home cooked meal.

When exhausted and tired I have slept in a shed,
I have also slept in a cabin and on a boat and in a tent,
I have slept in a castle where I didn’t pay rent,
But, I miss and I enjoy sleeping in my very own bed.

I have traveled with friends and I have traveled alone,
I have traveled with Elisabeth, Donna and Andy,
I have walked by myself and also with Mandy,
But, even with friends abroad there is no place like home.

Randy L. McClave


Comments about No Place Like Home by Randy McClave

  • Veteran Poet - 1,684 Points Soumita Sarkar (4/8/2014 1:00:00 AM)

    So true.....nothing like home can compensate the feel.......... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 7, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 8, 2014


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