Edmund V. Strolis

Edmund V. Strolis Poems

81. This Talk Of Liberte 11/14/2015
82. Paper Flower Crowns 11/11/2015
83. Save The Marker 11/11/2015
84. Are You Tin Or Titanium? 11/17/2015
85. The Eternal Web 11/23/2015
86. My Weary Friend 10/22/2015
87. The Shipwrecked Fool 10/21/2015
88. Mountain Man Of The Rockies 10/20/2015
89. Step Outside Yourself 10/20/2015
90. Over The Rainbow 10/20/2015
91. Rosalina My Italian Mother 10/8/2015
92. The Comet's Tale 10/18/2015
93. The King 10/4/2015
94. The Storm 10/4/2015
95. The Snowglobe 10/4/2015
96. The Soldier 10/4/2015
97. The Good Man 10/5/2015
98. Frank Sinatra 10/6/2015
99. The Valley 10/4/2015
100. The Yellow Cup 10/4/2015
101. The Long Shadow 10/4/2015
102. The Spirit 10/4/2015
103. String Theory 10/20/2015
104. Some Un-Rushed Morning... 10/21/2015
105. The Lucky Man 11/9/2015
106. Angeline-A Tribute To Edgar Allan Poe 10/24/2015
107. The Sociopath Grins 10/26/2015
108. Season Of Love 10/26/2015
109. A Wave And A Smile 12/9/2015
110. The Thought Police 11/29/2015
111. The Canker Worm Crime 11/22/2015
112. Fellow Traveler 1/8/2016
113. Merry Christmas Towne Crier 12/25/2015
114. The Woman 1/2/2016
115. Carpe Diem 2/10/2016
116. 4 Little Wing 1/13/2016
117. Fletcher Man 1/29/2016
118. Carry On 2/11/2016
119. Come With Me On A Mind Adventure 2/20/2016
120. My Teacher A Child 3/12/2016

Comments about Edmund V. Strolis

  • Norah Tunney Norah Tunney (4/7/2017 3:54:00 PM)

    I wish I could write like Edmond Strolis original, imaginative and brilliant he is one of my favorite poets on PH.
    Poems such as seeds of wonderment a tin cup lifeor a pair of shoes open a door into the heartbreaking beauty of the most simple things.
    His sense of rhyme does not constrict it opens a wide space which is a rare gift. He is a deep thinker, a mystic, an amazing poet who draws you in to the essence of things. I agree with Theodora he is a delight to read.

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  • Theodora Onken (5/9/2016 9:53:00 PM)

    Edmund, now i see what i have been missing...love your stories...and yes, your intelligence. You have the makings of a brilliant modern day poet. This site is very large and it tends to swallow many up but have been digging around and am glad because i found you! You are such a delight to read.

  • Terry Dawson (2/14/2016 10:37:00 AM)

    Here is a poet and storyteller, both, who unfolds his tales with a marvelous clarity of view and a boldness of stroke that carries the reader along enraptured! Full of freshness and novelty; Great work Edmund!

  • Pamela Sinicrope Pamela Sinicrope (11/19/2015 9:17:00 AM)

    Edmund is a poet with equal doses heart, intelligence, and passion. He conveys all of these characteristics in his writing, which spans a spectrum including, but not limited to: experimentation with language and imagery, childhood memories, love and nature, and AMAZING character portraits. Some of my favorites are his writings about Teddy Roosevelt, his mother, and what originally pulled me in: the cool side of the pillow, a tribute to a boyhood summer. I am a fan of Edmund and his work. BRAVO EDMUND!

Best Poem of Edmund V. Strolis

Edgar Allan Poe

They all wash over me with pitying eyes, they think that I don't see.
Yet they are only crude jagged faces on the canvas of my dreams.
Empty their wishes float, as they seem to pray my safe return.
How can they know the fever that within this prison burns.

For what is this sinister slow waltz to hell without my sweet Lenore?
My wish which any fool can guess, I must be with her once more.
How my heels find their way to that vacant tomb beyond the bedroom door.
Now I curse the promise of that desperate hour! not to join my love Lenore.

Hooves over ...

Read the full of Edgar Allan Poe

The Prize

Flip the pillow to the cool side, kick the blanket from the bed.

Why sleep to chase a dream, he chose to hold his prize instead.

There within his grass stained grasp, he turned the treasure in his hand.

With dirty nails and scuffed scraped skin, his tangled hair and summer tan.

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