Jimmie Arrington

Freshman - 685 Points (October 03,1984 / Phoenix, Arizona)

Jimmie Arrington Poems

201. #256 Amaliemaren 1/31/2014
202. #266 Oh, Dear Moon 1/31/2014
203. #278 Gone 1/31/2014
204. #277 Common Nonsense 1/31/2014
205. #291 Half A Heart 11/21/2013
206. #294 Don’t Go Away 11/21/2013
207. #298 Dear Someday 11/21/2013
208. #347 Wake Up 11/21/2013
209. #357 Tonight 11/21/2013
210. #350 A Formal Farewell 11/21/2013
211. #331 A Peculiar Place 11/21/2013
212. #303 A Slow And Steady Stream 11/21/2013
213. #320 The Girl With A Skeleton Key 11/21/2013
214. #284 Cupcakes And Brownies 1/31/2014
215. #345 The Corner Store 8/14/2012
216. #227 Stand And Stare 2/28/2014
Best Poem of Jimmie Arrington

#227 Stand And Stare

On auto drive I climb spiral stairs,
Grasping the guardrail as I go.
Through small windows I see the glares
Of the boat’s fading glow.

I see fierce tides rise and crash,
Tossing the boat with ease.
I see rain pour and lightning flash
Within a hurricane breeze.

Still I keep moving, higher and higher,
My brain out running my feet.
Urgently trying to kindle the fire
With swift steps and rapid heartbeat.

The boat shrinks every time I look,
The light continues to dim.
Just like a fish caught on a hook,
It’s much too late to ...

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#355 Only A Memory

Day One
An average day has just begun
But I'll never see the night.
Tragedy cannot be undone,
Nor prevented by foresight.

The ticking stops, time stands still.
A high-pitched ringing fills the air.
Up my spine I feel a sharp chill

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