Poems About: RETIREMENT
Poems on / about :
- carpe diem
In this retirement town.
Usually there's a cushion around
The buttock where it's generously found read more »Sidi J. Mahtrow
old couple taking a walk
around an oval
story filled read more »RIC S. BASTASA
75.Signs Of Spring
The Western Meadowlark
Replaced with herbicide, fungicide, insecticide and a gas-powered 'Popper' to keep the birds and geese away read more »Merle Steinmann
Itne Mashroof Rahe
Ke Hazaar-Ha Fursat Ko
Taraste Rahe Hum read more »Always Aparna
77.Not so balanced
Bidding adieu to hopeless hopes, depthless dreams,
Stepping into threshold of youthful maturity
Mayhaps seldom youthful, mostly mature,
Buried in the haloed dusty depths of ledgers, read more »Priyadarsini G Menon
78.It's just best to sleep all day
They say a man can have a spiritual awakening in his 30's, the other day, I woke up.
I woke up to the reality of the fact that I have not accomplished anything worth a damn.
Death looming, nothing left to remember, just a pile in a landfill with the rest of the memories.
I woke up terrified, expectations of society, looking sternly at me, disappointed. read more »Scott Campbell
His name? Franz Biswurm,
His departure as shuddering as his movement,
Left us behind,
Rising into heaven, read more »Ethan Biswurm
The space shuttle, Discovery,
Got shuttled into retirement,
Put out to pasture in D.C.
Museumed so to represent read more »Ima Ryma
81.General Fonseka’s entry into politics: Is it the end of democracy in Sri Lanka?nimal dunuhinga
Our RE teacher never somehow looked
exactly the way he was supposed to.
Bushy Mexican bandit black moustache.
His winter school ski trips to Austria read more »Matthew Coombe
83.Ode to Barclay - a Very Special Cat
With slanted gaze in regal splendour,
Quiet and calm, to all, the lender,
By the Cotswold stone-flagged fender
sleeps the cat. read more »William Messent Jones
What a beautiful baby he was,
born with a healthy sucking reflex,
noisy at night, winking Benny Hill-like
during the day, making friends and fans, read more »Herbert Nehrlich