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Short Old poem by Stephen Honor| Details | |

NO NAME

Many years
Life must end
I begin

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

Short Old poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details | |

prey

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

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.

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...

Short Old poem by Robert Candler| Details | |

Hooey

"Just a state of mind",
Too often said of aging.
Get old... then tell me.

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

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

Short Old poem by David Whalen| Details | |

Never Grow Old

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

Short Old poem by Craig Glenister| Details | |

Wisdom's Gate

Knowing he knows
not,

the old man leaps,
clicks his heels.

Young child on a
swing.

Short Old poem by Earl Schumacker| Details | |

Insect Wall

      Insect Wall

Temple wall takes age 

Breath accommodates spring steps
 
Enter marsh old bug


Short Old poem by Funom Makama| Details | |

Old Age

Having a lasting but fading skin blessed with a covering so grey with bones so feeble.

Short Old poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

NEVER TO OLD TO LEARM

stay in  tune
you old goon
do it in june
its cool
to get back in school
just be stren
NEVER TO OLD 
TO LREAM

Short Old poem by Ron Cervero| Details | |

Wisdom

The old women
sold flowers 
at the promenade

“Buy a flower you can’t 
smell them when you’re dead”

wise old woman…

Short Old poem by Fatima Nusairat| Details | |

Obsolescence

 
Because things ... 
Fade whenever obsolescence,; 
Because forever, just a myth. 
I thought  .. 
Spill my heart now in flower.

Short Old poem by Mike A.| Details | |

Flowers on the Tree

Vibrant flowers bloom
Across the old mango tree
Teaches a lesson
That youth blossoms from the old
Yet the old are the sweetest

Short Old poem by aunika toles| Details | |

Old moon rises

In the dark sky
the old moon rises
moving very high
buying by the prices
the old moon buys
whatever it likes
THE OLD MOON RISES

Short Old poem by Gorlum Gorlum| Details | |

Dirty limerick: old man,part 2

Preparing his conference speech
Old man ended up on nude beach
By virtue or vise
He stuck his device
In each blowhole he could reach

Short Old poem by Brian Strand| Details | |

NATIVE AMERICAN

Tall
trees reach
to the sky-
and old dramas
die

An ekphrasis lanterne after
The Old Hunting Grounds by Worthington Whittredge

Short Old poem by Joshua Voirin| Details | |

Bog

There was an old man who lived in a bog
And he owned a hog
Each time the hog farted
The old man darted
right out of the back door.

Short Old poem by Donald J Bennett| Details | |

A sad old flea

A sad old flea and a silly old gnat
were boogieing it down
on the neck of an aristocrat
When suddenly Splat
they're flat
And that was that

Short Old poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details | |

ITS A MESSAGE IN RAP

some don't some won't
listen to the tune
mabe some old goon
live in bloom
 they must adat
not be a old sap
and hear the messge
IN RAP

Short Old poem by Muhammad Safa Thajudeen| Details | |

STARVING NIGHTS

STARVING NIGHTS!
  -Dharga Nagar Safa

Very old, like rocks, the professions-

Begging and prostitution,

A starving night decides,

what?



Short Old poem by Mark J. Halliday| Details | |

Our Love Endures

Our Love is sure, as sure can be sure.
Our love is pure, as pure can be pure.
Our love matures as we mature.
Our love endures as we endure.

Short Old poem by Steinar Gismeroy Olafsen| Details | |

Future ahead

young people on their way in
high voices laughter & confidence
a whole life and future ahead

me i just watch them quietly
on my way out

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