Patti Masterman

Patti Masterman Poems

1361. He Must Have Known 3/25/2011
1362. What Comes Late 3/25/2011
1363. How A Whore Is Like A Cuspidor 3/26/2011
1364. Just Like Time 3/31/2011
1365. Forgotten Dreams 3/31/2011
1366. Buy Me A World 4/1/2011
1367. Mother May I? 4/1/2011
1368. The World Is Full Of Children 4/1/2011
1369. There Is Another Window 4/1/2011
1370. It's A Harsh Light Time Gives Faces 4/1/2011
1371. Saved Words Are Not Forgotten 4/2/2011
1372. Love Was Just Beyond 4/4/2011
1373. Advice From The Old To The Young 4/5/2011
1374. Heaven Is Just Over There 4/5/2011
1375. Always Another Sunday 4/6/2011
1376. Doppelganger In A Store 4/6/2011
1377. These Trees That Knew 4/8/2011
1378. Taken For Granted 4/10/2011
1379. People Who Fear 4/11/2011
1380. Each Little Life 4/11/2011
1381. The Ground Is From The Dead 4/11/2011
1382. The Most Boring Newspaper On Earth 4/12/2011
1383. Lullaby 4/13/2011
1384. Only Time Is On My Side 4/14/2011
1385. All Is Vanity 4/17/2011
1386. Half Of Zero Is Just More Nothing 4/18/2011
1387. Now You See It, Now You Don'T 4/18/2011
1388. Night 4/19/2011
1389. How Time Once Stopped Inside A Poem 4/19/2011
1390. My Lover He Writes Perfect Prose 4/21/2011
1391. Many A Dream 4/21/2011
1392. Perhaps Heaven 4/22/2011
1393. What The World Does To The Lovers Is A Crime 4/23/2011
1394. The Hot And Cold Show 4/25/2011
1395. Never A Love 4/26/2011
1396. The Past Is Finer 4/26/2011
1397. She Dreamed Of Daisies 4/26/2011
1398. Taking A Walk At Night 4/27/2011
1399. Fantasy And Reality Of The Child 4/30/2011
1400. I Didn'T Want To Waste It All Sleeping 4/30/2011

Comments about Patti Masterman

  • Amy Lalala (6/22/2011 11:41:00 PM)

    So i randomly came across a poem you had commented on, what you said reminded me alot of something my dad would say so i decided to scope you out.
    It probably doesn't mean much coming from a 17 year old but i really enjoyed reading your poetry!

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  • Barbara Clafton (6/20/2011 4:53:00 PM)

    Patti, your poetry is brilliant, inspiring and moving. Thankyou for sharing your creativity with us x

  • Laura Inès Nùñez Cremades (7/15/2010 5:10:00 PM)

    You 'Last goodbye' poem reminded me of my mother.
    I was deeply moved.
    Beatiful work

  • Booklover Tv Lounger (3/7/2010 3:56:00 PM)

    You're a really great poet. I enjoy your poems very much. A nice addition to the PH community. I wish you every happiness and all the best.

    P.S: Couldn't help myself from not saying THANK YOU for your bio summary. It helped with the login problem I get with PH. (and all this time I thought it was my lousy comp; P) .

  • Carol Gall (1/9/2010 5:53:00 AM)

    patti is my friend she is an amazing poet writes from her heart and loves hard
    i can see patti in egyption times or in a futuristic world she is a kind and caring person i love her poetry you never know what to expect and that makes it all the more exciting thanks patti for being the excellent poet your are and for being my friend keep writing you are a natural poet patti also loves to laugh
    and she often make others laugh too

Best Poem of Patti Masterman

Anti-Love Poem #1

When you've loved someone,
As much as you're capable of,
Just let them go. Even better,
Don't write about them- ever.
If you must, let it be once only
And let that be as their epitaph.
Let the seasons and the wind
Sweep away the painful memories
Don't try to re-start fire from a faded puff of smoke.
And give yourself some time to recover.

If you must write thousands of lines
About what went wrong, or why,
For gods sake burn it- burn it quickly
Don't leave it lying around for others eyes to see
And for the dance line to start forming behind you:...

Read the full of Anti-Love Poem #1

Scarlet And Blue

Fade-away scarlet, fade-away blue
Fade in the sun for there's nothing to do
But lie still on tables or on the clothes-line,
And wait for the one whose heart must be mine.

Mold on the chimney, mold round the well
Grow well mold; grow, till there's nothing to tell
Cover the tables and clothes on the line,
While I wait for the one whose heart must be mine.

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