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From Thompson's "Hound of Heaven."

I triumphed and I saddened with all weather,
Heaven and I wept together,
And its sweet tears were salt with mortal mine;
Against the red throb of its sunset-heart… 19 more words


The Frozen Logger- An old poem that became a folk song

The book I’m reading COLUMBIA by Pamela Jekel includes the poem THE FROZEN LOGGER by and old Irishman named James Stevens. I found the Tall Tale like peom much like something the Brier Rabbit would tell when I was a kid. 85 more words

Old Poetry

Plugged In

Everyone’s connected

Every feeling’s fleeting

Every moment passes

We learn to cope with sighs of failure and driven lust

Comprehension of this dimension was never an option… 24 more words

Life Musings

Gulf Oil spill (Nihilist Poem #2)

God is dead

dead and heavy

like the head that wears the crown

he’s brown

his speeches of love

are intellectual

but ineffectual

to an angry mob that sobs… 155 more words


Be a Lady

Be a lady

sit up straight

don’t slouch, don’t pout

and be afraid

the nail that stands out

gets hammered down

you’re round, slim down… 217 more words