Love Poem With Toast

Love Poem With Toast...

Some of what we do, we do to make things happen, the alarm to wake us up, the coffee to perc, the car to start. The rest of what we do, we do trying to keep something from doing something, the skin from aging, the hoe from rusting, the truth from getting out. With yes and no like the...
My Teacher Took My iPod

My Teacher Took My iPod...

My teacher took my iPod. She said they had a rule; I couldn’t bring it into class or even to the school. She said she would return it; I’d have it back that day. But then she tried my headphones on and gave a click on Play. She looked a little startled, but after just a...
The Cake Of Friendship

The Cake Of Friendship...

Preheat the oven of love With plenty of secrets and hugs Mix in giggles and laughs That make your sides split in half Bake with the love and care And all the things you both should share Decorate with the frosting of trust This is really a must Enjoy the cake do not eat it fast Just like...
Funny Love Poem

Funny Love Poem...

Cabbage always has a heart; Green beans string along. You’re such a Tomato, Will you Peas to me belong? You’ve been the Apple of my eye, You know how much I care; So Lettuce get together, We’d make a perfect Pear. Now, something’s sure to Turnip, To prove you...
The Hardest Part

The Hardest Part...

What is the hardest part of being alone? It’s the quietness, A stillness making What ought have been a home-a house. It’s filled with beds, But those lover’s nests Are Empty. And the thought is As occupying as a dream. A dream you cannot feel Because the loneliness is...
Falling For You

Falling For You...

Your smile takes my breath away your eyes they glisten like the suns rays. You are so beautiful, so perfect it’s true and now I slowly am falling for you. I can’t hide these things I feel, no I cannot keep my heart conceiled, it beats so fast when you come near my haze is...
Throwing Away the Alarm Clock

Throwing Away the Alarm...

my father always said, “early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.” it was lights out at 8 p.m. in our house and we were up at dawn to the smell of coffee, frying bacon and scrambled eggs. my father followed this general routine for a lifetime and...
Last Picnic

Last Picnic...

Before the fall rains come, Let’s have one more picnic, Now that the leaves are turning color And the grass is still green in places. Bread, cheese and some black grapes Ought to be enough, And a bottle of red wine to toast the crows Puzzled to find us sitting here. If it gets...
The Movie of Our Life

The Movie of Our Life...

The Movie of Our Life In the movie of our life, starring you and me. Hollywood is in for a treat, wait until they see. The stage is all ours, so let’s put on a good show. We act these roles so well, but they will never know. Shakespeare seems out of date, Romeo and Juliet got...
Tales of the Ocean

Tales of the Ocean...

The ocean, of deep blue mysteries, Sways in a crushing pool of wonder and histories. Full of life, larger than small, The fish swim together, one and all. It stretches further than the eye can see, The ocean is entirely free. Waves that crash on the rocky outcrop, They will never not...

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