Ron Poetry Poems
|42.||Empty House/ Empty Heart||9/29/2011|
|43.||Being A Black Male....In 2012||8/31/2012|
|44.||Shes My Rib..||5/13/2012|
|46.||A Son Becomes A Father||9/30/2011|
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A Son Becomes A Father
How does a father tell his son he loves him? That he’s number one?
How does son see father now, when all that’s been could well be done?
How do these two fellas mark the special things that each has felt?
How will life turn out to be? Have all the cards been dealt?
What effect did you have on my life when December 21st, January 20th and March 13th you three were born?
What pride I felt when one of you went your own way, yet still my heart was torn.
What does the future hold for you? What twists and turns will come?
Whatever happens to you my boy, you’ll always hear ...
Empty House/ Empty Heart
An empty heart is like an empty house... Even when they've moved on....
There remains something, indefinable and invaluable,
left behind in an empty house; once the boxes are packed and sealed,
the trucks loaded, the tedious inventory and heavy hauling halted, the obligatory labor dutifully fulfilled,
something remains, standing on its own, without feet nor measure,
apart from that human sense of accomplishment.
Something undeniable. Something I cannot resist.
Something that lays itse