Poems

  • The Three Views April 22, 2017 ShareThis poem is a Shakespearean sonnet about believers, atheists, and agnostics. Believers tell us daily, “God is there,” Although no one has proved that he exists; Their only weakness is that they’re aware That doubt and worry in their minds persists. The atheists do tell ...
  • Exiles in Babylon – Revised April 17, 2017 ShareThree exiled Jews refused to obey the King of Babylon and bow down to his golden image. This poem is an interpretation of part of the book of Daniel, in the Bible. In the land of Judah, Jehoiakim reigned. But, in his ...
  • The Merry-Go-Round April 15, 2017 ShareThis poem is a Shakespearean sonnet. The roundabout is going in reverse, And people see and judge the fading past; The riders greet each other with a curse; The music makes a screeching, blaring blast. The carousel begins to slow, and then The ride and music ...
  • I’m Looking For My Brother January 23, 2017 ShareI’m looking for my brother Can you tell me where he is? Can you tell me who he is? I’m looking for my brother Is he behind that computer screen? Is he behind that smartphone screen? I’m looking for my brother Is he only an illusion? Is he ...
  • My Thoughts Are The Shots December 18, 2016 ShareA little lesson about perception. If my thoughts are the shots that hurt me Then we should learn it good and agree That your act was a fact But the tact that it lacked Was what I did supply and did ...
  • Hanging By A Thread December 16, 2016 ShareA poem reveals its true feelings. I was born last week on this poetry site And I was well received when I first saw the light And though I have been thoroughly enjoyed I’m now falling into the poetry void They say that I’ve had ...
  • The Choice December 13, 2016 ShareThis poem was initially titled “A Few Cans Of Food And Some Bottles Of Water.” I have revised and improved it. Some cans of food and some jugs of water; You’ve got a gun and a garden out back; A way to save ...
  • Be Not Misled – Revised December 12, 2016 ShareThis poem is based on Matthew (chapter 24) from the Bible. It tells about the end of the age and Christ’s return. As Jesus was leaving the temple that day His disciples came to show without delay The grandeur of the temple and ...
  • I’m A Spy December 8, 2016 Share(Just in my defense This poem is not about me Except in the sense That we’re entangled energy) I’m a spy in this hole And I live on your soul I’m just a normal guy But I might never die I don’t want to be replaced Or silently erased So ...
  • The Amazing Reversible World December 6, 2016 ShareThis poem describes our path from a world of false perception and attack to a world of true perception and forgiveness. Finally, we will return to a heaven of perfect knowledge and love. These ideas come from the book A ...