Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

Gold Star - 7,163 Points (Baltimore, Maryland)

Dorothy (Alves) Holmes Poems

801. #77 Haiku Star Power 5/18/2016
802. Senryu - Day Of Peace 5/18/2016
803. Poetry In Motion - Word Paintings 5/18/2016
804. Senryu Echoes 5/18/2016
805. Love On The Rocks 5/18/2016
806. In Corners Of Lonely Rooms 5/18/2016
807. Senryu - Shadow Dancing 5/18/2016
808. Drinking Alone 5/18/2016
809. Haiku Are You Looking Out The Window 5/18/2016
810. It's Spring And It's Snowing 5/18/2016
811. She Has A Song To Sing 5/18/2016
812. I Found Eternal Love 5/18/2016
813. The Heavy Heart 5/18/2016
814. Heart Tenders 5/18/2016
815. Are You Listening 5/18/2016
816. Haiku -In The Stillness 5/18/2016
817. With My Eyes Wide Open 5/18/2016
818. The Tell Tale Tear 5/18/2016
819. Memories 5/18/2016
820. Suddenly 5/18/2016
821. Haiku The Long Day Closes 5/18/2016
822. Now That You Are Gone 8/17/2016
823. Thy Gifts Are Bountiful 8/17/2016
824. Chance Meeting 8/17/2016
825. A Perfect Sighing 8/17/2016
826. Where Are The Daffodils 8/18/2016
827. Summer's Awesome Days 8/18/2016
828. It Seems So Long Ago 8/18/2016
829. Xtra -Extra Screamed The Headlines 8/19/2016
830. I Am Smiling Here 8/19/2016
831. Sugar Cookies...Cheaper By The Dozen 8/20/2016
832. Life With A 'z' Plan 8/22/2016
833. The Beauty Within 8/22/2016
834. Let's Pretend 8/23/2016
835. The Best Time To Write A Poem 8/24/2016
836. Tiptoeing Through Dreams 9/6/2016
837. You Belong To Me 9/6/2016
838. Nature's Portrait In Words 9/6/2016
839. Trying To Make Sense Of It All 9/22/2016
840. With Faith Renewed 9/22/2016

Comments about Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

  • Roletha Hargrove (4/19/2007 10:51:00 AM)

    I read your book 'People Talk' and finding it again I make note here of what was said of you at that time and I want to say you have only gotten better.

    'Mrs. Alves is a versatile and spontaneous writer, which gives her work universal appeal'

    Dorothy's poetry is important, I believe, because it deals with real people and describes real situations with much warmth and sincerity.

    'Dorothy's poems are sensitive insights into the soul.'

    I salute you for still sharing your gift.

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  • Gary Witt (2/25/2007 12:18:00 AM)

    Ms. Holmes: You have a startling, and extremely versatile voice, with a range that goes from sensuous to sad and back in about 6.5 seconds. Thank you for sharing.


Best Poem of Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

The Forever Of You

The forever of you
Is in between all I do...
In a passing field of flowers
In the morning sky,
You are to me, a soft
Enchanting lullaby.
You are ever in my thoughts;
Oh! the clamor that invades
The empty spaces
When we are apart.

Read the full of The Forever Of You

Mistaken Identity

I thought it was the wind
Roaring like a lion
Dressed in golden helmet
With goggled eyes
Silver streaked body
Glimmering in the spot light
Of morning sun...
Until moving thing
Braked to a halt at the red light
And I saw it was you
And your Honda
Travelling south!

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