Sally Plumb Plumb

Gold Star - 4,868 Points (23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Sally Plumb Plumb Poems

41. Question 9/28/2011
42. Silken Thread 10/2/2011
43. Fantasia 11/24/2011
44. Beyond 12/6/2011
45. Remorse 10/7/2012
46. Workday Weekday 10/17/2012
47. Earth Fire 12/8/2012
48. Frightened Fourteen (Kids Stuff) 9/27/2013
49. Hit 12/21/2013
50. Rowley 3/14/2009
51. Formation 3/14/2009
52. Good Night 3/14/2009
53. May 3/14/2009
54. Guide 3/14/2009
55. Changeover 3/14/2009
56. Simplicity 3/14/2009
57. Skylark 3/15/2009
58. Summer Shade 3/15/2009
59. Winter 3/15/2009
60. The Native 3/14/2009
61. Something Plus 3/23/2009
62. Reynard 3/27/2009
63. Pretence 3/30/2009
64. The Queue 4/29/2009
65. Fight 5/7/2009
66. Late Summer 5/18/2009
67. Ritual 8/12/2009
68. Starters 10/2/2009
69. Summer 12/14/2009
70. Explanation 5/15/2010
71. Shadow 5/16/2010
72. Reunion 5/17/2010
73. Not Tonight 6/28/2010
74. Zero 8/10/2010
75. Passing Tedious Time 8/26/2010
76. Decision 9/23/2010
77. Natures Way 10/13/2010
78. Opposition 11/12/2010
79. Snake Skin 12/1/2010
80. Christmas Day 12/3/2010

Comments about Sally Plumb Plumb

  • Terry Dawson (1/17/2016 2:06:00 AM)

    An Emily Dickenson for our times, perhaps?

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  • David Shoestring David Shoestring (3/26/2014 3:20:00 AM)

    Hi Sally,
    I chose a poem of yours at random - 1957 -
    “…kohl-eyed,
    black lashed
    Saturday morning spenders”
    ‘Good God’ I thought …were you there? ’
    Straight back to the ‘Riviera’ and ‘Elasona’ coffee bars and the local ‘Plaza’ on Saturday nights.
    Another couple - ‘Aunt Rose’ you say is kid’s stuff - we were all kids at one time and ‘Seagull’ - how often we fail to notice the things we frequently see. Great work.

  • Allan Farran Allan Farran (1/13/2012 5:35:00 AM)

    Yes the universety of life of which I am one also gd to read your poems. I hav been writing poetry myself for about 20 years untill recently didnt know they were any good. Now I realise and now it flows.

  • Ramesh Rai Ramesh Rai (10/14/2011 4:50:00 AM)

    Most Respected Madam,
    I have posted few poems, if possible please read once my poem bcoz your comments shall be more valuable than my poems
    with kind regards
    ramesh rai
    rkrai100@gmail.com

  • Silly Artist (9/18/2011 2:23:00 PM)

    great work sally. and thank you 4 commenting on my page. you are truly a great woman!

  • The 4am Poet Worm (7/12/2010 6:40:00 PM)

    strange how the small poems have the biggest effect.....scattering words around the rim of my mind :)

  • The 4am Poet Worm (6/2/2010 6:17:00 PM)

    wow so many poems which is your favourite? ... please read my birthday song..

  • Jerry Hughes (12/13/2009 2:16:00 AM)

    University of life? Join the club. Cheers, Jerry

Best Poem of Sally Plumb Plumb

A Humorous Death

Distance stretches
to the horizon,
over the edge
is the distance down.
I am over
Falling slow as a feather.

My past passes me,
painfully.
It is a long way,
the bottom.
In the mortuary of mind
lay my ancestors
arms open and calling.
The dying left in me
will not speed its entirity
towards the inevitable.

>> <<

My ancestors are laughing now.
Applauding joyfully,
glad that I am released
from the restrictions of being.

Read the full of A Humorous Death

Rowley

The flames that flared
by Rowleys head,
were part of his cardigan
Aunt Pop said.
He caught it alight
whilst frying some bacon.
(Can't remember whos food
he was makin')
An extinguisher was close at hand.

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