Richard Jarboe


Do you like this poet?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Richard Jarboe poems, quotations and biography on Richard Jarboe poet page. Read all poems of Richard Jarboe and infos about Richard Jarboe.

New book 'What it Takes.' Old book, 'Trash Marks the Spot.' Cds available on internet. Plays include, 'Hamelin, ' co-written with Harvey Shield, 'There Goes the Judge, ' 'Let's Not Forget, ' and 'Remnants.'
To learn more go to richard jarboe foliotek. more »

Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.





Richard Jarboe Quotations

more quotations »
  • ''If God ain't the Father, where did all these seeds come from?''
    richard jarboe
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • ''If Goddess ain't the Mother where did all these infants come from?''
    richard jarboe
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • ''Why stay awake in a world ruled by sleepwalkers?''
    richard jarboe
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • ''In the year 2020, here's the big surprise,
    You got 2020 vision, but you can't believe your eyes.''
    The near future.
    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read more quotations »

Comments about Richard Jarboe

more comments »
  • Mickey Schwartz (3/19/2020 3:30:00 PM)

    Dean give me a call 917 301 6397, been to meigs lately I am in Brooklyn Mick

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Malcolm Hart (1/15/2014 7:56:00 AM)

    Before I go any further...
    Are you the Richard Jarboe I knew in the 1980s inSilver Lake storefront theatre?
    If you are this is Malcolm still alive and kicking.

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Malcolm Hart (1/15/2014 7:55:00 AM)

    Before I go any further...
    Are you the Richard Jarboe I knew in the 1980s inSilver Lake storefront theatre?
    If you are this is Malcolm still alive and kicking.

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Malorie Genoff (11/5/2006 11:07:00 AM)

    i truly think you have talent and enjoyed reading your poems very much

    3 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 4 comments »
Best Poem of Richard Jarboe

That's What Makes America Cool, You Know?

With apology to Bruce Willis...

we don't wrap our women up in burkas,
we like bikinis on the beach,
we invented hula hoops and frisbees,
we tolerate what anyone may preach,
we got chicken in every pot,
cars in every parking lot,
that's what makes America cool, you know?

we can only smoke cigarettes on the street,
we strap our babies down in a car seat,
if you come here you will learn,
we're cautious at every turn,
every chick and dude knows all about health food,
we play rock and roll with attitude,
that's what makes America cool, ...

Read the full of That's What Makes America Cool, You Know?
[Report Error]