Kim Barney

I was born in a bank - - my mother went there and made a deposit
Kim Barney
I was born in a bank - - my mother went there and made a deposit

Kim Barney Poems

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1.
Poetry Heaven

Last night I went to bed at eleven
And dreamed I went to Poetry Heaven.
Keeper of the Gate was not Saint Peter
But Robert Frost - - hey, what could be sweeter?
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2.
Magic Mirror?

If I look in the mirror
And myself I do not see
Does it mean that I'm not really here,
That I have ceased to be?
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3.
I Don't Care

My head is bald,
but I don't care.
I'm not so tall,
but I don't care.
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4.
Butterfly Of Death

I was sitting in my garden
Just relaxing in my garden
Doing nothing in my garden
When I saw a butterfly
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5.
Angry Storm

The storm is an angry lion;
With one hoarse, strident roar
He sends the small animals
Scurrying to shelter.
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6.
Two Chipmunks

Two chipmunks running through the leaves
there on the forest floor - -
they had an energy and zest
that I'd not seen before.
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7.
The Graveyard

We passed a graveyard today
As our bus was making its way
to Caruaru.
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8.
My White Shirt

I still wear a white shirt every Sunday;
it makes it seem like things are normal still.
I'm sure they'll let us back in church some day,
that little red brick building on the hill.
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9.
Memories Of Mother

It's more than fifty
years now she's been gone.
She went to heaven and
left us all alone.
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10.
A Man Called Marion

Poor old Marion Morrison,
He had a woman's name,
And yet Marion Morrison
Did rise up to great fame.
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