Bob’s Wedding Poem
Marriage is a state of mind,
Reason clear, intent in kind.... more »
Buddy Blue visits, of an afternoon.
He flits from picket to picket
before darting to the blade.
To snack?... more »
History Rhymes John W. Stetson
O, but that the Master Poet would grant this rhyming couplet.... more »
Huggin' & Bumpin' & Shakin'
Are we huggin' or bumpin' or shakin'
There's a pox on me if I'm mistakin'
I don't want to leave you there quakin'
If we're huggin' or bumpin' or shakin', huggin' or bumpin' or shakin'... more »
I Did Not Sing Today
I did not sing today.
I walked long,
But there was no song
As I went about my way.... more »
Song for an estranged daughter 02/04/14 13: 10
The lone wolf is a myth we see because we want to see it
The island is a mystery because we want to be it... more »
O, the language of caves is silence.
It's a tongue that everyone knows.
Cause when the soul's empty, a shout can't get out
Of the Cave of Winds That Can't Blow.... more »
I gave what I thought was a gift, still it remains unacknowledged.
It might have started a rift, but I left it unfollowed.
But not all the wisdom of age is sage, some is sanguine.
Not all perspective has merit, some should suffer abandon.... more »
The Great Food Panic Of 2020
We headed to the corner store for more
Of what we thought we needed more
Of what we thought we needed for... more »
The Reynolds Library
Poetry society meeting exercise 05/08/08
In the small town up the road from the farm where I grew up,
the library was in the town hall,... more »
The Scissor Tale
The Scissor Tale
John W. Stetson
04/19/2018: 40... more »
It’s Christmas. I’m late! 12/29/04
What Ho! It’s Christmas and time to regale.
We gather together with gifts from the Sale!... more »