Ted Sheridan

Ted Sheridan Poems

201. The Pharisees Dog Ate My Homework 2/6/2008
202. Fake Id 2/13/2007
203. Prayer For A Hungry Soul 2/18/2007
204. Hammurabi Was Once King And Then His Wife Spoke 2/18/2007
205. The Right For One To Write 2/16/2007
206. Feeling A Bit Squirrelly 2/15/2007
207. Life Of The Married Living Dead 2/18/2007
208. Mexico Here We Come 6/8/2007
209. Gang Bangers 7/7/2007
210. Perverted Justice 6/4/2007
211. Nothing Say's Peace Like Victory 5/22/2007
212. I Didn'T Live For Over Two Hundred Years To Die In Your Arms 5/22/2007
213. Start Running 5/23/2007
214. One Final Lesson On Learning To Swim 10/21/2007
215. Fish For Dinner Again? 10/27/2007
216. Men, Unless You Are Dying To Be Convicted 10/28/2007
217. I Call Him My Friend 10/28/2007
218. Using Good Sense In A Free Market System 10/7/2007
219. Smoke Signals 10/15/2007
220. Crocheted Memories- Pt In A Series Of Poems Leading To My Death 10/1/2007
221. Speechless Promises Delivered And Wept 10/8/2007
222. An Aphrodisiac And Condoms Are Required 8/9/2007
223. Pigeons Aren'T The Only Obstructionist 8/10/2007
224. Day Trader Or Day Tripper Either Way He Was A Loser 8/27/2007
225. Michael Jackson Who Did Your Nose? 8/29/2007
226. Bang Bang Everybody Fall Down 2/5/2007
227. I Like Long Walks On The Beach And Sunsets 2/2/2007
228. Pub.....Lished 2/5/2007
229. Dying In Public 2/12/2007
230. The Musings Of A Future Dead Poet 2/12/2007
231. On A Poet's Notice 2/15/2007
232. Drinking And Driving A Stake Though Your Heart 2/13/2007
233. The Incompetence Of A Near Sighted Incubus 2/4/2007
234. It Depends What The Meaning Of Is Is 2/4/2007
235. The Results Of The Latest Bird Poll Are In...Hillary Wins 2/4/2007
236. The Surgery Of Building Roads 2/10/2009
237. The Survival Of The Greek Alphabet 9/11/2008
238. Seafood And Eat It 7/20/2008
239. Places Where We Are Free To Dream 7/24/2008
240. Government Cheese 2/7/2009

Comments about Ted Sheridan

  • Emancipation Planz (5/21/2013 3:26:00 AM)

    R.I.P. Ted Sheridan... you were a wonderful poet (and mentor / encourager) to me... and when you told me after Hxx passed that *you were not much longer for this world yourself*... your brain was a goody... and sorely missed you will be by me... within within is wit... and fondly I remember it now... till the *next meeting* within the aroha... remembrances...

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  • p.a. noushad p.a. noushad (10/24/2008 3:21:00 AM)

    your poems nerrate the natural truth.

  • Amanda Lukas (4/9/2008 9:24:00 AM)

    A master of the art of sarcasm and wit, with pieces that both stir and charm the senses.

  • Ivan Donn Carswell (10/25/2007 12:54:00 PM)

    Ted Sheridan's redeeming virtues like his writing talent are real, not virtual. He stepped free of poetic mediocrity through a singular style and unique turn of phrase - all without pretention or ostentation. What you see is what you get - real observations, wit, wisdom and an inimitable verve. Rock on Ted! Regards, Ivan

  • Subbaraman N V (10/25/2007 1:08:00 AM)

    Fantastic! Deep thoughts and meaningful messages. Society needs such poets. Go strong, dear Ted!

  • Anna Russell (8/30/2007 5:08:00 PM)

    Ahh...like a pint of ice cold Guiness in the middle of a heatwave. Or new shoes. Well, I might be exaggerating about that last one, but still, he a damned good poet - and a damned fine man to boot.
    Anna xxx

  • Joseph Daly (8/10/2007 4:47:00 AM)

    It is said that first impressions can be decieving. I came late to Ted's writing because I was off-line for a while.

    Tara's comment says it all really.

    For me personally, I find a warmth to Ted's poems. They have a modern approach and yet are overflowing with emotion. His talent seems to be natural, but this is not meant to blind one to the fact that Ted is disciplined in his approach.

    Rarely have I seen sloppiness in Ted's works: his structures are fitting and no words seem to be wasted or put there for reasons of pretention.

  • Cheryl Lynn Moyer-peele Cheryl Lynn Moyer-peele (7/14/2007 11:22:00 AM)

    Ted -

    Keep rocking the boat baby! ....And if that dog with his head on his paws ever starts his revolution, tell him I'm in!

    Another fan - Cheryl Moyer

  • Tara very irritated with PH injustice (6/3/2007 8:57:00 AM)

    I love to read this mans work. Straight from the hip. Blunt. Poetic. Engaging. Erudite. Miss him, miss out. Perfect poet. And I wasn't even going for alliteration, just admiration. t x

Best Poem of Ted Sheridan

*a Devoted Gardener Of Love And Beauty

I looked upon her beauty as a flower
I hesitated to pinch her from her stem
Instead I planted myself next to her
Where I too have flourished in a sense…..

Dedicated to my wife

2008 ©TS

Read the full of *a Devoted Gardener Of Love And Beauty

Peacemaker's Epigram

They all walk like ducks
and they definetly all look like cool cats...
but they bark like dogs.
And yet what comes out of their mouths
is still a lot of quacking.....

tedG.Sheridan 2007 ©

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