Lynn W. Petty

Gold Star - 5,245 Points (3/29/28 / Newport Beach, California)

Lynn W. Petty Poems

121. A Cat Named 'jake' 2/23/2016
122. Introspectives Of A 93 Year Old Lady 2/23/2016
123. The Language Of Love 2/23/2016
124. A River 2/25/2016
125. What Love So Deep As Grandparental Love? 2/25/2016
126. A Better Man Of Me 3/9/2016
127. After 3/9/2016
128. Fear Not My Dear 3/16/2016
129. My Privileges In Life 4/11/2016
130. The Last Abencerrage 8/2/2016
131. The Annals Of Assur-Nasir-Pal 8/3/2016
132. Youth Vs. Age 8/21/2016
133. The Dark Of My Remembrances 9/11/2016
134. So Angie Left For Home At Christmas Time 12/2/2016
135. The Bitter-Sweet Of Christmas 12/5/2016
136. A Song In A Plaintive Minor Key 1/7/2017
137. An Old Man's Prayer, Who Asks Why Not He. 1/7/2017
138. A Madonna In Pain 1/7/2017
139. Beyond The Haunt Of Memory 1/11/2017
140. Cancer's Enmity For Mankind 1/11/2017
141. A Bon Vivant 1/11/2017
142. I Bid Farewell To Night 1/13/2017
143. But For A Child's Smile 1/14/2017
144. When We Were Young 1/15/2017
145. Eight Long Years 1/15/2017
146. The Front Fence Gate 1/15/2017
147. Splendor 1/18/2017
148. Our Twin Granddaughters 1/20/2017
149. A Mental Abyss 6/2/2017
150. What Would I Say? 9/22/2017

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The Bridal Chamber Of Thought

From where do the words of poetry come?
Where, in the bridal chamber of the brain,
Is poetic thought conceived?
Could it be that concept is impregnated
By a positive, receptive, attitude of a word,
Resulting in a creative impression then, a unit of meaning,
Becoming recognized in its emergent form?
We do not know.

Where, in the belly of the brain, is the dilatable
Expanse for thematic gestation?
What are the propelling elements that add
To the progressive embryonic change of conception,
From implantation through the rudimentary of imagery, ...

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I Think Well Of Her

It was years ago when I first met her.
She was the siren of Laguna Beach,
Well endowed, a body to be envied
By all women and, licentiously desired by all men.
She walked like a cat; mysterious, behind her large, darkly
Tinted glasses, causing people to turn and watch
As she silently passed them by.
She was not pretentious, she was herself,
As she was born to be. She was not young

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