Friday, July 21, 2017
Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month - Archive

I Hear You

I Hear You By Bryan Hayes © 2016 Just because you speak, Doesn’t mean you are heard. Just because you are heard, Doesn’t mean you are understood. Just because you are...

The Arrow and the Song

By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I shot an arrow into the air, It fell to earth, I knew not where; For, so swiftly it flew, the sight Could not follow...

Barter

Barter By Sara Teasdale Life has loveliness to sell, All beautiful and splendid things, Blue waves whitened on a cliff, Soaring fire that sways and sings, And children's faces looking...

Hope is the Thing with Feathers

Hope is the thing with Feathers By Emily Dickinson 'Hope' is the thing with feathers— That perches in the soul— And sings the tune without the words— And never...

Lagoon of Life

Lagoon of Life By: Kelly Delesandro/McNulty   Swallowed inside the hidden lagoon   Shadowed by fallen branches   Hidden by deep rooted mangroves   A perfect hidden circle   Entrenched in its role of shelter   Its...

We Fail

WE FAIL By Bryan Hayes  As a culture, we fail when we let fear, hate and/or violence become social norm.   As society, we fail when we shun “them” instead of embracing...

Step Out

Step Out  By David Plumb   See a star, a simple bird Feel your feet Hold the moon in your palms Make your own toys   You are the children the violins, the...

February, 2016 – Daily Declaration

Declaration By Bryan Hayes Today, I align myself with all that’s good and all that’s light. I am one with the universe, and the universe is one with me. From this...

January, 2016 – POEM FOR MY NIECE AT FOURTEEN

POEM FOR MY NIECE AT FOURTEEN by David Plumb Call it pudding, snow radio or new. Oboe, earring, boy kite or wind. Once you bounced on my lap. Now a song takes your...

December, 2015 – Wellington Calls

Wellington Calls! Jumpers while the sun is setting Turf is tossed where hooves are treading Palms and pines stand straight and tall