Barry Middleton


Barry Middleton Poems

321. Dream Lake 2/26/2016
322. Snow 2/26/2016
323. Lost Dream 2/26/2016
324. Simple Things 2/26/2016
325. Ruins 2/26/2016
326. The Fighter 2/26/2016
327. I Dine Alone 2/26/2016
328. The Snake 2/26/2016
329. Old Trees And Desire 2/24/2016
330. Rain And War 2/24/2016
331. Motorcycle 2/25/2016
332. Hymn From A Mango Oblivion 2/25/2016
333. Quartet 2/27/2016
334. Goddess Paradox 2/27/2016
335. The End 2/27/2016
336. Men Are Not Like Moons 2/28/2016
337. Wide Smile 2/28/2016
338. I Look For Her 2/28/2016
339. Immigrant 2/28/2016
340. What Might Have Been 2/29/2016
341. A Naked Star 2/29/2016
342. The River And The Sea 3/1/2016
343. Brave Perspective 3/1/2016
344. Overcast 3/1/2016
345. Night Storm 2/28/2016
346. Spring Kisses 2/28/2016
347. Quiet 3/2/2016
348. Flowers And Roses 3/2/2016
349. Black Fox 3/2/2016
350. Rare Prize 3/2/2016
351. Pine 3/2/2016
352. Bare 3/2/2016
353. A Psalm Of Blessings 3/4/2016
354. Like The Ocean 3/4/2016
355. Love And Lightning 3/5/2016
356. Unrequited Roses 3/5/2016
357. Lightning In A Bottle 3/5/2016
358. Wasted Despair 3/5/2016
359. Hide 3/2/2016
360. Revolution 3/2/2016
Best Poem of Barry Middleton

Letter To Myself

I wish that I had written you
when I was young and strong and wise
I knew that I would never die
I'd face the world without disguise

but as I pen this note to you
I have grown old and tired and weak
but I recall that hopeful youth
it is to you that I must speak

I can but say what I was told
to quietly sit and watch the crowd
and see the good and evil there
and think before I speak aloud

and though I wrote it long ago
I would not take my own advice
and that has put me on this path
with wishing that I had thought twice

I've come to ...

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Strength Within

as love may come and go like spring
like luck or fortune's furtive grace
so every heart must guard itself
and thus reserve a secret place

and in that secret place the soul
behind a wall where no one goes
must hide itself from pain and fear
and all delusions we suppose

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