John Westlake

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John Westlake Poems

561. 125. And I Can Remember Them Punching Me 3/15/2014
562. 019. The Sailing Boat Pitches 2/25/2014
563. 163. Would You Walk With Me? 11/5/2014
564. 151. There Was A Woman Who Wanted To Be Accepted 7/9/2014
565. 171. Words 12/3/2014
566. 020. Anger And Love 2/25/2014
567. 014. A Tornado Strikes 2/25/2014
568. 007. An Evening In Old London 2/25/2014
569. 147. The Star Of The Pitch 5/19/2014
570. 176. 12/17/2014
571. 150. I’d Known You For 7 Years 5/21/2014
572. 153. I Woke Up This Morning Feeling Racist 8/15/2014
573. 240. Ghost Ships Of The Deep 7/30/2015
574. 152. Ohne Dich 8/3/2014
575. 068. When I Was An Elephant 2/27/2014
576. 134. I Am My Own Individual Person 4/3/2014
577. 128. I Found The Best Part Of Me 3/20/2014
578. 127. Give Me Not A Rose On Valentine's Day 3/20/2014
579. 155. Blood Drips From The Open Palm 9/4/2014
580. 179. Spring 1/13/2015
581. 192. I Am Fear 2/24/2015
582. 170. Today Is Very Boring 12/3/2014
583. 135. Beware The Creme Egg 4/4/2014
584. 010. The Snake 2/25/2014
585. 197. Becky 3/17/2015
586. 139. Truth 4/30/2014
587. 002. My Cat 2/25/2014
588. 136. Lost Friends 4/10/2014
589. 556. Send Me A Picture Of Your Smile 2/2/2017
590. 138. I Saw You At The Park The Other Day 4/22/2014
591. 124. My Back Is Made Of A Thousand Scars 3/15/2014
592. 008. Egyptian Morning 2/25/2014
593. 164. It's Because I Am Your Friend 11/7/2014
594. 143. Fatal Self Surgery 5/9/2014
595. 154. The Path Of Life 8/22/2014
596. 158 I Didn'T Intend To Set Your Life Ablaze 10/5/2014
597. 004. The Computer Prayer 2/25/2014
598. 001. My Dog 2/25/2014
599. 133. There Was A Girl With A Broken Heart 3/31/2014
600. 137. How I Would Describe Me 4/11/2014

Comments about John Westlake

  • Normal Girl Normal World Normal Girl Normal World (3/28/2014 7:36:00 PM)

    Very talented writer and a very strong inspirational man.

    Keep Writing & Stay Strong.

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  • Jemima Rivas Jemima Rivas (2/26/2014 8:48:00 PM)

    Thank you John your comments give me the courage to continue writing.

Best Poem of John Westlake

137. How I Would Describe Me

People often say to me
“What can you tell me about yourself”
guess it’s my duty to explain to them
and so I look them in the face and reply

My eyes are deep like two tiny oceans
just be careful you don’t drown in them
you’ll never reach the bottom
and there’s not a beach in sight

My arms and legs are a library
ruined by several scars
each one tells its own story
of how it came to be
but none can be bothered to read it

My mind is a battle field
full of the tangled wreckage of ancient conflicts
parts of it are like covered with ...

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001. My Dog

My dog running through the fields
her tongue hanging from gaping jaws
she slows to sniff a rabbit hole
nose close to the ground
spies a young rabbit
she bounds as it escapes

She whirls round
and spies another

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