Laurence Overmire


Laurence Overmire Poems

241. Famed 5/11/2008
242. Family Portrait 5/12/2008
243. Father And Son 5/12/2008
244. Let's Be Blunt 5/12/2008
245. Faust On A Cell Phone 5/15/2008
246. Fear 5/15/2008
247. Fingers (Senryu) 5/16/2008
248. Fireside Flicker 5/16/2008
249. First Snow (Haiku) 5/16/2008
250. Fool's Gold 5/17/2008
251. From The Ash 5/22/2008
252. From The French 5/22/2008
253. Black Jet 5/23/2008
254. Funicular (Haiku) 5/24/2008
255. Generation X? 5/28/2008
256. Give It To Me 5/30/2008
257. Glass Houses 5/31/2008
258. Spider's Web 6/1/2008
259. Good And Bad 6/5/2008
260. Gunslingers And Mudslingers 6/5/2008
261. Gypsy Heart 6/6/2008
262. Gyroscope 6/6/2008
263. Gauntlets 6/7/2008
264. Hamlet At Wittenberg 6/10/2008
265. Hang It, Dang It 6/11/2008
266. Hiding Under The Covers 6/13/2008
267. Elvis 5/7/2008
268. Et Tu Brute 5/8/2008
269. Eulogy 5/9/2008
270. Excuse Me, Mr. Pranklin 5/9/2008
271. Elegy 5/10/2008
272. Don'T Interfere 5/2/2008
273. Forgiveness 5/18/2008
274. Formation 5/19/2008
275. Homestead 6/16/2008
276. I Asked (Haiku) 6/17/2008
277. I Want To Be 6/18/2008
278. Dowdy Won'T Doody 11/15/2004
279. Lightning From The Genome 11/15/2004
280. The Making Of A Man 12/9/2006

Comments about Laurence Overmire

  • Amir Mohammad Islami Chalandar (6/7/2014 6:55:00 AM)

    nice poems. you are great in showing feels.that shows a good improvement. i invite you to read my poems at my poets page. that is a friendly invitation

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Best Poem of Laurence Overmire

Quasimodo: To Esmeralda

i look into your eyes
and see the stars
burning quietly
in a midnight sky
and i am humbled.

what hope have i
to rein a winged foal
dancing on a distant cloud
chasing the maiden moon
as she scatters her delicate veils
of luminous dust
on the sleeping earth below.

what hope have i
disfigured and alone
who cannot speak
and dare not feel
you will not hear the silent voice
that clamors in a trembling heart
you will not see the man
imprisoned by the shackles of his soul
you will not know
me.

i leave you now
lift your ...

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Sink Hole

He made the mistake of standing on top of the television set.
He thought maybe he could conquer it, I guess
But instead

It swallowed him up and burped him out into an

Infomercial.
And if we don’t pay $149.95 in six easy installments
We’ll probably never see him again.

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