Tags » Favorite Poems

this poem struck me:

The Second Coming


Turning and turning in the widening gyre

The falcon cannot hear the falconer;

Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; 144 more words


Every day I write the book

I love this moment from Dan Beachy-Quick’s This Nest, Swift Passerine:

I see the sun will

in a single line

bind its whole light… 149 more words

"The Enigma" by Anne Stevenson

Falling to sleep last night in a deep crevasse

between one rough dream and another, I seemed,

still awake, to be stranded on a stony path, 236 more words


Farmers Still

farmers still

at the kitchen table
we cup our hands around coffee mugs
to fight off the chill of fall rains
we talk about late harvest and sprouting swaths… 101 more words


Life IV

If I can stop one Heart from breaking

I shall not live in vain

If I can ease one Life the Aching

Or cool one Pain… 25 more words

Life's Journey

Blueberry Girl (Neil Gaiman)

Blueberry Girl by Neil Gaiman

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

<3 If I ever have a daughter, I’ll read this to her before she turns 3 years old.


A Poem That Spoke to Me


Tone Defecit by Kevin McFadden

Can’t tell your oh from your ah?  Go, go or else

go ga-ga.  What, were you born in a barn?  120 more words