• A Stumblin' Incoherent Ramblin'

    As I walk, so I talk
    As I see, so I read
    As I take, so I make
    As I forego, so I let go... more »

  • Black Hole

    Here I sit and it's 4 in the morning.
    What good can come of this?

    I whistled my way through... more »

  • Can I?

    Can I whisper in your ear, dear?
    Can I speak of the things that you want to hear?
    Can it be that we have found a new round
    around this silly old worn-down town?... more »

  • Conversation With A Friend Of Mine.

    I once had a conversation with a friend of mine
    about the end of the world, and the end of time.
    About the very fabric of our own existence
    and how energy flows through every living being.... more »

  • Creativity

    Creativity comes in bursts, don't you know?
    Is it not obviously so?
    All of us so called poets, authors, musicians, and lyricists
    Don't even know the half of it.... more »

  • Do Not Pander To Me Your Poems.

    Do not pander to me your poems.
    Do not solicit my attention.
    Do not send me formulaic messages.
    Do not ask for my votes, comments, and time.... more »

  • Forced Perspective.

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  • I Am Jeff.

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  • I Cannot Fix The Kitchen Sink.

    I cannot fix the kitchen sink.
    Though I think, and think, and think
    no amount of plunging
    will from the mouth of the drain release... more »

  • I Done Goofed.

    I done goofed and made a mistake
    when I failed to wash my hands at the place
    that I work, and a customer saw me place
    a pork tenderloin in the fryer naked.... more »

  • I Want You Just The Way You Are.

    I want poems with teeth.
    I want poems that snarl at the stranger outside.
    I want poems so daring that Evel Kneivel can't read them.
    I want poems that take me on an off road ride across the Sarengeti.... more »

  • It's Been Too Long

    It's been too long since I've breathed in fresh air.
    It's been too long since I have dared
    to put myself out there, but
    how can I see the world if I am not prepared... more »

  • Love Rekindled.

    I believed that nobody could love me.
    Nobody.
    I believed myself unloveable,
    and unappealing.... more »

  • Profanity

    I find it strange that there can be no swearing
    on PoemHunter.com.
    For swearing is in the vernacular of people
    big and small.... more »

  • Smiley's Fortune.

    Today, a man named Smiley bought me a lottery ticket and said,
    'If you win anything, don't forget me! '
    And he bought a lottery ticket for the older woman standing next to him
    and said the same thing.... more »

  • Stillness

    Light,
    Only light itself,
    Only on the stillest of nights
    Knows the ground.... more »

  • That's The Bricks Kid.

    Nearer and nearer we creeped on our fannies
    pulling weeds and talking of humanity.
    Talking of quantum physics and ants
    and clearing the path that leads towards the door,... more »

  • The Random Stuff That Frontmen Say When They're On The Stage.

    ALRIGHT
    OKAY
    UH-HUH
    LET's GO... more »

  • The White Lily

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  • Why Is She Mad At Me?

    I don't know what I did,
    and I don't know what to do.
    It seems that everything I've done
    is asking for trouble.... more »

  • You And Me.

    So I brought home a new car and a new laptop computer for her to use
    and she looked at me unbelievably, as if to say,
    'How can you justify spending this much money? '... more »

  • You Are Near.

    Here I sit
    a bed of nails.
    Here I sit
    my face a smile.... more »