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Short Old Poems

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Short Old poem by Stephen Honor| Details | |

NO NAME

Many years
Life must end
I begin

Copyright © Stephen Honor | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by David De la Croes| Details | |

Everydayness VII

old age -
shaky hands
punctured feet

Copyright © David De la Croes | Year Posted 2016


Short Old poem by harmony raymond| Details | |

A Human's Growth

Would it be more simple
to grow old 
than to grow up?

Copyright © harmony raymond | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by Eugene Harvey| Details | |

Buried

wisdom
tombed in graveyards
of doubt

© Eugene Harvey

Copyright © Eugene Harvey | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details | |

prey

an invisible hawk
circles an invisible tree
prey could it be me

Copyright © RUDOLPH RINALDI | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Nigel Fox| Details | |

Anne de Montmorency


Of old history I’m a bit of a fan
Here’s old Anne but he’s a man

Copyright © Nigel Fox | Year Posted 2011

Short Old poem by Julia Ward| Details | |

Vermouth

a glass of vermouth
in my aunt's old parlor 
an old bottle, then

Copyright © Julia Ward | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Denise Morgan| Details | |

Old Gate

The rusty old gate,
knows your comings and goings-
Silent observer.

Copyright © Denise Morgan | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Benjamin Wormwood| Details | |

Steeple

stone tower clutches the sky 
the golden rooster 
twisting in the blue

Copyright © Benjamin Wormwood | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Robert Candler| Details | |

Hooey

"Just a state of mind",
Too often said of aging.
Get old... then say it.

Copyright © Robert Candler | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Ekso Ekso| Details | |

Hours in the Day

Hours in the day,
What for do they exist?
If only to be whittled away...

Copyright © Ekso Ekso | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Janet Boebert| Details | |

Old Snow

old snow still lays white
crusted in ice yet hollow
treacherous stepping

Copyright © Janet Boebert | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Jim Tidd| Details | |

VISIT TO JACKSONVILLE BEACH BAR

Smoke-filled noisy bar,
debauched disciples of dance,
I do not fit in.

Copyright © Jim Tidd | Year Posted 2013

Short Old poem by R. e. taylor| Details | |

The Old Fish

The Old Fish

That old fish
Chasing a small silver lure
Hanging on my wall

Copyright © R. e. taylor | Year Posted 2012

Short Old poem by Volodymyr Knyr| Details | |

Quite a lad

An old man usually is glad
to be reputed quite a lad.

Volodymyr Knyr
2014

Copyright © Volodymyr Knyr | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by len carber| Details | |

a Haiku


Reluctant leaves fall
from the old tree showering
an old man walking.

Copyright © len carber | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by CJ Krieger| Details | |

Missverstandnis

Ich dachte, ich war faul geworden
Jetzt sehe ich, ich habe gerade alt geworden

Copyright © CJ Krieger | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Septimiu Moldovan| Details | |

dinner

your face, a dish with soup
noodles instead wrinkles
senescence, a good taste

Copyright © Septimiu Moldovan | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by ismath haakifa| Details | |

the photograph

Tranquil looking visages

Of trio in sepia,

Will remain forever .

-Ism

Copyright © ismath haakifa | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details | |

I LOST A WORD

I lost a word
Getting old
Looked everywhere 

And 
Over there
Found my keys

Copyright © RUDOLPH RINALDI | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Watching Myself

watching myself
in the mirror
once again
marvel how old men
all look the same

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015

Short Old poem by David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic| Details | |

Never Grow Old

Don’t ever grow up ‘Cause I’ve been told, when you grow Up…You grow old!

Copyright © David Whalen O Haolin in ancient Celtic | Year Posted 2013

Short Old poem by Craig Glenister| Details | |

Wisdom's Gate

Knowing he knows not,
the old man leaps, clicks his heels.
His child touches ground.

Copyright © Craig Glenister | Year Posted 2014

Short Old poem by Maurice Rigoler| Details | |

Home for the Aged


     Waterlogged with life
like castaways washed up on
      the shore of old age.

Copyright © Maurice Rigoler | Year Posted 2016

Short Old poem by Thomas Martin| Details | |

Balzac

Balzac writing 
the night away
and taking a long piss
into the 19th century
chamber pot

Copyright © Thomas Martin | Year Posted 2015