Would you like a pick up in my bucket,
For a nice drive far away?
Would you like a back rub in my tub,
And be relaxed by my serenade?... more »
Censored by minds immature.
But no less decadent.
And hardly pure.... more »
When her mind's made up,
She doesn't fuss...
Or cry!... more »
Constant was that pain grimaced,
In those loved faces missed...
I knew.... more »
When you have learned,
You cast your own shadow.
And you then lift your head towards the Sun,
To notice none.... more »
My romance is not hard or odd.
Since I've got it to give.
It's here for you...
And it lives.... more »
You keep your lips and what's behind them zipped.
No explanation do you give for this.
But then you expect understanding given for it.
And you're bottled up.... more »
It is not easy to please.
Nor is it easier not to!
It is an addiction of sorts...
To come to grips with unconditional love.... more »
A sustained career in the performing arts is easy...
Hasn't done it.
Or could if they tried.... more »
To package anything,
To attract and sell...
Entertain and seduce.
Takes skill.... more »
Forums held on diversity and inclusion,
Seem to reveal one thing...
There has been a reluctance to admit,
Divisions exist.... more »
Why do some camels have two humps,
And others one?
'That's a good question!... more »
Strength in leadership,
And commitment to rhetoric...
As the dollar value slips.
Leaving harder times to come and exist!... more »
Under the shadow of those shallow,
Loyal and addicted.
A sickness they have lived with.... more »
Sugar snap peas,
I plant thy rods.
To enable your journey...
With tentacles to grab tight.... more »
My sisters, fathers, mothers.... more »
They're not here to revisit,
They're not living to revisit,
Those cobblestone roads.... more »
Why should I lower my expectations,
To accomodate someone else's incompetence?
Why should I accept mediocrity...
Because that's the highest the bar has been risen.... more »
I believe there has been a misunderstanding.
No one yet has been talking about taking your wealth...
And giving that to someone else.
Those are fear tactics over used!... more »
When the trees began their budding.
With the Spring to start your buzzing.... more »
Each day to be witnessed,
There are those who make attempts...
With their efforts to do the right thing.
And with a doing not to expect,... more »
I have learned,
Not to expect the getting of respect...
From those seeking first to be impressed.
Especially when many perceive success,... more »
What being unforgiving does?
Just like the spread,
Of uncurable cancer.... more »
I no longer hold you like I held you
When I held you...
I no longer want to...in my mind.
I no longer see you like I see you... more »
Was not into calling her children
In fact she once said to my sister...... more »
It's the season of cabin fever.
And tempers flair...
To heat up.
When the snow begins to dropp a lot.... more »
We are a part of this creation.
Envision yourself in the universe...
Above and looking down upon Earth.
Look around you.... more »
This poem is my worse effort.
I decided to write a 'bad' poem.
Something self contained.
Something from my point of view...... more »
As I grow older...
The wisdom of my parents,
Has increased by leaps and bounds.
I find myself listening to them more now...... more »
All of everything begins from zero!
And yet some will say that would be one!
And if 'one' is where everything begins,
Why is there a zero...... more »
When I laugh out loud...
You can't hear me roar!
I think your actions are quite funny.
Even if I wanted...... more »
Are you an illusion of my delusion?
I seem to feel you from another time!
I seem to have had you in my mind.
And here you appear as clear to me.... more »
There is no secret
As to how things get done.
It takes initiative...
Desire... more »
Mama where are you...
When I feel your presence near?
Mama where are you?
When I hear your voice plain and clear?... more »
$10 a gallon?
'Does that really matter now?
When it approached
One dollar per gallon...
You should have voiced your concern then!
Not when your pockets have gotten thin.
And deepened to hold more lint!
You want to make cents?
Put these sunglasses on.
Grab a twig from a bush...
And get to begging!
You might gain some sympathy,
From someone who recognizes you are in disguise.
And they are in the mood,
To share with you their good attitude.
IF they have some of 'that' left! '
You may never know
That I am troubled too.
You may never know that,
Like I do.
You may never see me frown
Or hold a grudge...
But I have been down.
So low I couldn't budge!