poemetry

the works of America’s greatest living poemetrist, alive or otherwise.

2022-1-26

some lives are not to be mourned,
having been lived so well as to demand 
celebration & joy
even as we lose
their presence among us….

2022-1-17

how sadly sad
that people
what ought
to know better
because i….

2022-1-13

at my age,
death is something
that grows
more & more likely
with each passing day.

2022-1-11

my upstairs neighbors
woke me at 5:30 am
by running their washing machine,
which is right over my room.
as i lay in bed….

2022-1-8

my body
is doing
all it can
to get me
to take seriously….

2022-1-6

life is precious.
short, easily ended,
awful at times
yet so amazing,
so wonderful….

2022-1-5

mornings, when i wake,
the first parts of my mind
to kick into gear,
and then try to kick my butt,
are the anxieties, doubts, fears….

2022-1-4

i just love it
when a plan
comes together.
an intention fulfilled
is a great feeling….

2022-1-3

everything everywhere
is spinning & circling:
galaxies
stars
planets….

2022-1-2

there is no magic
in this sad world
; my wishes
never come true.
i am forced….

2022-1-1

despite the parties and fireworks
and all the other foofaroo,
new years day
is just another morning
in another year….

2021-11-9

the dream
wakes me
and lets me
remember,
lets me….

2021-10-27

should i do this
(i want to do this)
or should i do that
(i want to do that)
so of course….

2021-10-26

i am so afraid
of live
my own life,
even though
that life….

2021-10-25

the purpose of life
is to survive
and create new life
to follow after you,
surviving and creating….
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