Barry Van Allen
Biography of Barry Van Allen
What you are about to read started some 40 plus
years ago. Some new, some old...
I want to hear your opinions!
One may work for you and one may not,
but do not let just one...
make up your mind,
... random is fun...
SO, Have at it!
... Barry (08/04/10)
Barry Van Allen Poems
I have traveled down the road of many vices, I have traveled down the road of fractured dreams, I have traveled down the roads of lovers leaving, and I have traveled down those roads enough, it seems.
Pretty summer dresses, long and flowing tresses, lipstick and mascara, turning massive men to messes.
Football In The N.F.L.
I just watched a man kick from 49, with the season on the line, after a hard fought playoff game, ... in overtime!
Feeling fine one day, next day struck by illness, feeling like you will never dance again, when sweet health again returns,
As a guy back in the neighborhood, I remember how it was, just some other mother's son, until, I became a ' Cub-scout '.
Alternative Lyrics # 1 (The Panty Man...
It's two O'clock on a Saturday, and the regular bunch stumbles out,
It's hard enough to hear the truth, it is hard enough to tell the truth, most folks just can't handle it, ... straight on!
1 / 10,000th Of One Percent Is All That...
You just got surprised: Oh! . My God! Oh! , My God! Oh! , My God!
After Love Is Gone!
Quiet mornings without love, too many evenings without tenderness, too many days without a kiss, no one to share success with.
We just don't ask ourselves, the proper kind of questions - - - ... It's not ' If we can? ', ... It's not ' If we will? ',
Cranky Old Man
I' ve just been reminded of when I was in my teens, and why the neighbors didn't care for me, I was revving up my engines - - - ... but, then again...
Irony Of Dreams
It doesn't come here in the Springtime, 'nor does it come here in the Fall, love usually shows up, when you expect it least of all.
I just won't own a dog on this road, and I have rescued dogs on this road, and I have buried dogs from this road, the speed signs say it's ' 40 ' here,
I could have been big enough, I could have been mean enough, I could have been plenty nasty, BUT, I'm the guy that waited,
Famous lady will you come with me,
I would like to show you something.
Put on an ugly hat and glasses,
not meant to flatter you,
disguise your voice a little bit,
... just don't put away that smile.
South of town and then some,
beneath a little piece of sky,