Tim Larsen


Tim Larsen Poems

1. Saturday Afternoon 12/19/2007
2. For A September Morning 12/19/2007
3. A Way With Words 12/19/2007
4. The Science Of The Pen 12/19/2007
5. Ready 12/19/2007
6. Rearview Mirrors 12/19/2007
7. Radio 12/19/2007
8. Penny Dish 12/19/2007
9. Angels & Demons 12/19/2007
10. Adam's Tree 1/2/2008
11. Lying On The Floor In The Dark 1/25/2008
12. Father's Words 12/19/2007
13. What It Feels Like To Jump Into Cold Water 12/19/2007
14. Terminal 12/19/2007
15. Jesse 2/15/2008
16. Transparent Glass 1/30/2008
17. On Being Seventeen 12/19/2007
Best Poem of Tim Larsen

On Being Seventeen

After seventeen years of
Living and breathing and feeling
I almost want to rewind everything
And start over again
To take the home video
And pop it in the VCR
Press the double, left-facing arrows
And watch that baby roll

Backward, to where bikes
Were all we had to get around
Speeding every inch of rubber
Off of those blue demons
We raced down the dirt road
Like all we held dear was a mile away
And we’d fall and jump up, starting again
Like fresh legs on a morning run

But now it sits there in its malign majesty
Propped against the ...

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For A September Morning

This night
Windows down
Surrounded by the town
Passing by us
Like lights in chorus
Spinning us through our
Stanzas and lines
Filling our mouths
With rhymes to make

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