Biography of Walterrean Salley
Walterrean Salley - born and raised
in South Georgia - is an American poet,
songwriter and visual artist who
appreciates and finds beauty In life’s
simplest things. Loves to share poetic verses.
- Nature's Fine Art -new-
- Stone Beauty -new-
- The Book -new-
- Dim-Earth Haiku -new-
- Heavenly Wonder -new-
- Gray-Clouds Haiku -new-
- Sunrise Haiku -new-
- Harvey Visits Texas -new-
- Solar Haiku -new-
- The Farther Side -new-
- The Solar-Lunar Dance -new-
- Beware Of Hurricane Irma -new-
- Disturbing Signs Of The Times -new-
- Christmas Chimes -new-
Walterrean Salley Poems
Be Good To Yourself
Be good to yourself— You deserve it. Take care of yourself
A Common Addiction Among Poets
Intoxicated by the inspiration Of his trade— With mental powers at work, A true poet rarely sleeps.
A Cold Grey Wintry Day
On this cold, gray-wintry day, The sun is nowhere to be found. Listen! I hear the rain:
A Song About Life
Life is all the simple things That we do and say. And the much bigger things That come into play.
O'er fields and fountains, Resounding in mountains Is the nightingale's song. Daffodils glisten
You Are Unique
He could've made two— Another just like you. But, then, He took A second thought,
A Tribute To The Elderly
I thought upon the elderly And whispered a prayer, Giving thanks to God For their sojourn here.
They come from everywhere For a stroll in the park And even the joggers To make their mark.
A Prayer For The Elderly
Dear Lord, as busy As You must be, Don’t forget The elderly.
A Sad Comedian
He became rich from Making others laugh, but he, Within, only cried.
I saw a diamond In the sky. There to sparkle Way up high.
A Day To Remember
Today should be remembered— Not only for its feat, But there's no other like it; And thus, it is unique.
Sparrow On A Roof
A sparrow perched atop A roof Encountered myriads A spoof
Your Life Story
Daily, each pens the story Of his own life: Letter by letter, Word by word.
The Sea And The River
Since the first day
(The beginning of time) ,
The river and the sea
Are relevantly prime.
The sea needs the river
And the river needs the sea.
Was meant to be.