John Tansey Poems

A Love Poem For Anyone...

For you, the hapless peruser,
who happens to thumb upon this page,
along a dusty shelf of books.
Was not haphazard at all;... more »

A Tragedy In Two Acts.....The Slow Death Of A Marriage

ACT I

It was not your presence,
rather its absence ... more »

“empty Nest”....

“Empty Nest”


With the boy’s room, draped in white sheets... more »

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Comments about John Tansey

Ellie Azzara 08 Nov 2013 12:04
Sir Tansey I do so love your poetry
Elizabeth Sheaffer 30 Dec 2006 08:11
Your writing is amazing. Through the years I will aspire to be a fraction of what you are today.