Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Poems for Thought

The best poems ever written by non-poetic me. I wonder how I managed.
     
MY LIFE...
My life is taking a turn,
a turn yet unknown,

It had better be good
for I can't stomach 

anymore disappointments.

Written by standtall in 2002. Can’t remember what inspired this poem but I had a lot of issues ranging from family to relationship, etc to deal with then.

That's my heart
I am bestowed with a killing gift
That's my heart
So encased in a deep daze
That's my heart
It is yet so soft,

 so beautiful but often stupid
That's my heart

My unstable passion

Written by standtall in 2002. I am sanguine. Yes, you just got it!!!

INSEPARABLE COMPANION
It hangs on my shoulders
like it always does
the container of my mortal documents and vanity
the container of my past and my present
my inseparable companion
what can I do without you?

Written by Standtall in 2001. For a friend that was in the University with me who was always carrying a computer bag with all his software, laptop, etc. I never saw Iddy without his bag hence the inspiration. He wanted to kill me when I gave him this poem.

6 comments:

Don said...

lol @ he wanted to kill you.

Love the short and precise prose. The first one hit home.

Abbie said...

lol, the poem you wrote for iddy pretty much spells my life with my beloved laptop. Best purchase ever!

How's poor scofield??

Abbie said...

lol, the poem you wrote for iddy pretty much spells my life with my beloved laptop. Best purchase ever!

How's poor scofield??

Standtall said...

Thank you Don.

Abbie you too with laptop? (lol). I got a vet for Scofield but cant see her till Saturday. I am not happy

beloved said...

i love your creativity.

Uzezi said...

i said it somewhere in blogville that we are all poets as long as we can write

My Passion, my focus, the change that I want to see in the world - is my propellent factor.

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