Dorothy (Alves) Holmes

Gold Star - 7,133 Points (Baltimore, Maryland)

Dorothy (Alves) Holmes Poems

1121. Would That My Love Were Magic 2/4/2007
1122. You 2/10/2007
1123. The Understudy 3/18/2007
1124. Your Place, Your Space 2/26/2007
1125. You Say 4/26/2007
1126. I Owe A Debt To Spring Ii 5/12/2012
1127. A Silly Rhyme To Pass The Time 3/10/2008
1128. #248 Haiku Cactus 3/12/2008
1129. #170 Haiku-Your Smile 12/18/2007
1130. My Red Poem 5/2/2007
1131. I Am A Lullaby 4/22/2007
1132. A Prayer 3/29/2007
1133. #366 Haiku Oh My Love 10/14/2008
1134. You Forgot To Remember 2/26/2007
1135. The Visitor 2/4/2007
1136. Lamenting 2/3/2007
1137. This Loneliness 6/14/2015
1138. Holiday Alliteration 12/19/2009
1139. Hurry Hurry Spring 3/17/2013
1140. Acrostic #4 Shoes 5/20/2007
1141. A Sad Song (Its A Sad Song When Writers Don'T Write) 3/3/2007
1142. Acrostic #3 Phone 5/20/2007
1143. A Salute To Spring...Spring Time The Best Time 6/11/2011
1144. A Thorn Among My Treasures 4/22/2007
1145. My Blue Poem 5/2/2007
1146. The Heart Of A Child 4/7/2008
1147. Farewell 8/5/2008
1148. I Owe A Debt To Spring 2/22/2008
1149. My Ode To Love 9/11/2011
1150. A Garden's Poem For Spring 3/21/2007
1151. #haiku #327 Garden Treasures 6/27/2008
1152. We Said Goodbye 8/13/2008
1153. #haiku # 201 The Shady Garden 1/17/2008
1154. A Bed Time Story 2/2/2007
1155. I Sing A Sad Song 3/13/2007
1156. #93 Poetry In Motion These Hands 8/15/2008
1157. The Forever Of You 4/5/2007

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

A Bed Time Story

Once upon a time
Once upon a dream
Once upon a heart break
Once uppon a tear
The world closed down.
Where were all the fairy god-mothers?

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