Poems written in late August, 2011 [poem notes in brackets like this]
1Sooner or lateryou will learnto leave the bankfor the current.
2. [kid's poem]There's a treein the forestthat hasn't changed in years.
He seems to likehis little forestjust the way it is.
3. [A favorite because you are in the moment of the poem]See that gliding Hawk?See that gliding Hawk?See that gliding Hawk?I'm waiting for himto flap his wings.
4.If a book were a treeeach page would be a leaf,the spine the trunk, the pictures fruit,if a tree were a book.
5. [see note to poem 3]The bubble expandsbreaks from the ringfloats up and upwait ... wait ...
6. [Homage to Poe's Poem, The Raven]"What's your name?" "Nevermore!"Said the raven over the door.said the raven perched on the bustof Pallas Athene. I asked again, "What ....
"What's your name?" Nevermore!""Why do you perch over my door?There used to be logic to birds that were taughtto mimic a word and repeat a bon mot.But this seems an omen that blackens my door,a deeper message that cuts to my core.Will it ever be like it was before?"Said the raven, "Nevermore!"
God is not a bully. Anyone who bullies others in the name of God, is god-less!
Tommy trying to learn to dance.Teacher: count 1,2,3,4...1,2,3,4...Tommy: When do you get to 5?Teacher: You never do.Tommy: Seems pretty limited!
Bands are boring. When they pretend they aren't, they become pretentious too.
Under the Moon, someone is dancing!
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