Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

February, 2015 – Ode to Being Five

I made a paper Valentine

May, 2009 – Void of Form and Without Sight

Void of form and without sight A Mother's Day Poem By Ron Lee Stewart At first void of form, and without sight I now begin my journey...

December, 2014 – Christmas Trees

The city had withdrawn into itself

November, 2014 – Touched by an Angel

We, unaccustomed to courage exiles from delight live coiled in shells of loneliness until love leaves its high holy temple and comes into our sight to liberate us into life.

July/August, 2009 – Man in the Mirror

Man In The Mirror lyrics (See below) By Michael Jackson     Jermaine Jackson Performs "Smile" at Michael Jackson's Memorial Service         Tribute to Michael Jackson, "Man in the...

March, 2012 – Gratitude Poem

Gratitude Poem

January, 2010 – The Parrot-Ox

Winner of the Goodreads December 2009 Poetry Contest         The Parrot-Ox     The parrot-ox is clearly confused, as evidently so were his parents.   Being both heavy and light, he can neither fly nor root, which...

Love Song

Love Song  By Rainer Maria Rilke How can I keep my soul in me, so that it doesn't touch your soul? How can I raise it high enough,...

March, 2010 – What of the Life You Supposed?

What of the Life You Supposed?   By David Plumb   The moon comes up to remind you of timeless journeys giant leaps, promises of more a screen door in Albuquerque the motel...

July, 2014 – Still I Rise

You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may tread me in the very dirt But still, like dust, I'll rise.