Leaking Pen

Veteran Poet - 1,464 Points (Wellington, New Zealand)

Leaking Pen Poems

241. Cloths Of Heaven 2/10/2013
242. The Rite Of Passage 9/27/2012
243. Beethoven Shook The World 9/7/2012
244. Book By Its Cover 9/10/2012
245. Poop For Love 9/4/2012
246. How Is Your Day My Dear? 9/5/2012
247. L.O.V.E. 8/30/2012
248. V.A.L.E.N.T.I.N.E. 2/14/2013
249. The Eagle Soars 4/29/2013
250. Choo Choo Train 9/10/2012
251. The Death Of This Poetry Web Site 9/9/2012
252. I Swear There's A Leprechaun 9/5/2012
253. Portrait Of A Poet 9/22/2012
254. The Best Second Poem Ever Written 1/27/2014
255. Grace 3/31/2014
256. What Kinds Of Seeds Do I Plant? 10/7/2013
257. A Fool In Love Never Dies 8/4/2013
258. 10,000 Wishes 3/9/2013
259. Bar 2016 4/7/2016
260. Time 9/29/2015
261. Genesis 10/4/2012
262. Tears Of My Poem 9/17/2012
263. Shades Of Love 10/19/2012
264. Faith 8/31/2012
265. A Fool In Love 9/7/2012
266. Full Term 3/26/2014
267. The Day I Wore A Swear Word 3/7/2014
268. A Kiss On Your Lips 9/10/2012
269. You And I Sail The World 9/7/2012
270. Fire And Ice, My Ice Is On Fire 9/30/2012
271. Hip Hop Trajectory 4/1/2014
272. Stuck On Depression's Call 9/8/2012
273. Kindness Of Our Kind 8/30/2013
274. We Are Flowers Of The Sky 9/4/2012
275. Hope Is A Thing Of Inner Beauty 10/6/2015
276. Fallen Leaves 4/13/2014
277. I Love You Jane Eyre 9/7/2012
278. Butterflies 11/23/2012
279. Grandma's Cookie Jar 3/11/2014
280. The Best Poem In The World 9/11/2012
Best Poem of Leaking Pen

The Best Poem In The World

I was shocked, confused, bewildered
as I entered Heaven's door,
Not by the beauty of it all,
by the lights or its decor.

But it was the folks in Heaven
who made me sputter and gasp-
the thieves, the liars, the sinners,
the alcoholics, the trash.

There stood the kid from seventh grade
who swiped my lunch money twice.
Next to him was my old neighbor
who never said anything nice.

Herb, who I always thought
was rotting away in hell,
was sitting pretty on cloud nine,
looking incredibly well.

I nudged Jesus, 'What's the deal? ...

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Poet's Anger

Words….
I try to hand net you!
You flee my capture.
Words….
I try to hunt you!
You split my arrows.
Words…
I try to woo you!
With spring’s first golden honey harvest

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