Poems

“TWAS THE DAY OF THE SUPER BOWL”

“Twas the day of the Superbowl and all thru the towns, The people gathered in their living rooms to all sit and chow down, They came and they gathered to watch the men wearing tights, To see who would finally be the big winner that night ¬† As players came out there were boos and […]

“TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE THE ELECTION”(A Short Poem)

“Twas the night before the election, and all thru the land, Everyone was arguing, every woman—-every man “The Country’s in Trouble”, said those on the right As they looked at the flag and shivered in fright “That woman is horrible, she should be in jail” (Said the man with “The Trump Sticker”on his red white […]

POEM: “WHAT’S THE WHAT?”

  “What’s the what? Where’s the where? Who’s the who? Does anybody care? When’s the when? Why’s the why? See the See. The there is there. So that’s the that—The now is now. Before was before. Allow,allow. Open the open.Close the close. Run the race—-see how it goes. For today is today—No worry no fear. […]

“TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE FESTIVUS”

“Twas was the night before Festivus, and all thru my home, I was completely broke, and had no place to go, As I looked outside, I saw a squirrel in the snow, but he gave me the finger—–so I felt pretty low So I began to make my list of “the things I could do […]

“A LACK OF COMMUNICATION” (A Poem)

“A LACK OF COMMUNICATION” “There once was a man who arrived in the night When the people first saw him, they jumped back with a fright! They backed up slowly, with halting measured paces They shouted “Go away!”, and had fear in their faces But the strange man only smiled, and his mouth slowly opened […]

“THE PROCRASTINATORS PLIGHT” (A POEM)

“When I woke today and surveyed my pad A sight hit my eyes that truly was sad! I saw dishes and silverware strewn all about When I went to make tea, I saw I was out! As I stumbled and tripped over shoes on the floor I suddenly realized—– I could bear this no more! […]

“ODE TO THE PENCIL”

In this day an age of social media, texting and typing, all done on a computer/keyboard, it hit me one day how few people use pencils anymore. I suddenly felt a deep nostalgia for this once commonly used object and¬†thought “wow,I miss the pencil”. It was at that moment I decided to write this short […]