Haley Akin

Rookie (1983)

A Friend - Poem by Haley Akin

I wish I had a friend
to tell me funny stories.
Someone to hang out with,
and not have any worries.
A person I can talk to,
that isn't easy to provoke.
Someone who can laugh,
and understand my jokes.
A person who turns first
to me for special things.
A friend that never forgets me,
and that can share the fun life brings.
A person I can see,
not just a face upon a screen.
A friend, just for me...
a special someone I can lean.

Comments about A Friend by Haley Akin

  • (8/1/2011 2:49:00 AM)

    Bravo. Well done, Everyone single word in this poem is based on the truth! Everyone wishes a friend like that and hopefully everyone gets to find that friend hope you do too. (Report)Reply

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  • Anil Kumar Panda (7/21/2011 12:01:00 AM)

    short and sweet this is wonderful write. (Report)Reply

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  • Juan Olivarez (6/29/2011 5:26:00 PM)

    Thank you for the invite Haley, your poetry is so refreshing, it's wonderful. (Report)Reply

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  • (6/19/2011 8:42:00 PM)

    Your poems always always hit my current emotion! And just perk me right up! ! Thanks so much! ! Love reading them! ! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 19, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 29, 2011

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