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Field daze for bookworms
Cabin Fever door closes five dollars,
a-Bag Used Book Sale
Sunday, February 23, 2020
hence less than twenty four hours
before avid readers bewail
foregoing scampering across Hillandale
vital poetic proclamation

yours truly doth broadcast,
albeit apologize short notice,
while courtesy warden
at Highland Manor Jail
gave scant time regarding
voluntary convict...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 11th grade, 12th grade, addiction, books, freedom,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme



Alas oh how grave and horrendous misfortune
Alas oh how grave and horrendous misfortune...

Relapse written all over whole
fudge besmirched countenance
American as apple pie garden variety troll
tell tale evidence eats away
at me heart and soul
argh so much for new year's resolution
straight and true healthy eating goal.

Lofty ambition to...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 7th
Form: Bio
Marriage to alarmingly ballooning
Marriage to alarmingly ballooning...
dramatically expanding spouse

Eats her weigh out of home and house
unsolicited feedback courtesy
yours truly, she does grouse
quite doubtful, she could pose
for playboy and/or penthouse
returning explicit volley
of trailing appellations lobbed

expletive laced epithets
directed at her husband the louse
in lame retaliation...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
I wax poetic as lifeblood imperceptibly wanes
Aging baby boomer
no longer fit as a fiddle
accumulating extra adipose tissue
around the middle
ain't no impossible mission
whence thumbs I twiddle
to shed unwanted 
weight methinks exorcise to unriddle.

Call to action necessitates
yours truly to acclimatize,
calling fitness trainer
whereby honed toned physique
(tubby synonymous with Adonis...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, abuse,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Me creature of comfort Bah
Me... creature of comfort? Bah

Once again mine lock, stock
and barrel trade in balderdash
finds yours truly (i.e. me)
to type poem frisson a$$ off
as dentures chatter and gnash,
while still inside me gobstopper,
(the sole way to generate
plea for coveted heat),

which will moost likely
meet...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, august,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme



Bring back the horse and buggy
Automobile prohibitive maintenance costs
pitches me pitifully begging for alms
lamenting dog forsaken
melon collie unpleasant circumstances
pleading with outstretched palms
disgraced to beg, perhaps donate
major organ and/or entire body

to ease vehicular qualms
aha... methinks the missus could pose
as ventriloquist after mortician embalms
these lovely bones, but,...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Most imp potent and salient playbook page
Most imp potent and salient playbook page...
'bout fluffiness of hair after washing

Now get ready for...
yup intelligent persiflage
determining if potty "talk" gauge
correctly calibrated courtesy this sage.

Beats out global warming
by a long stretch
most important commander
must set example you betch
chore life no matter
if...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The florida of My youth - My Generation
The Florida of My Youth - My Generation
By Franklin Price
10/13/2019

Was born in mid November of nineteen forty five,
Was the last of seven siblings (only four are still alive).
Four sisters and two brothers, I was to be the last.
(I was under...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, family, life,
Form: Couplet
Next Chapter
Innocent product of the 50's, baby-boomer
Soviet Union, nuclear bombs, duck and cover
Peace, love, rock and roll, they killed Kennedy
Vietnam many gone but not forgotten
Met a girl, love, marriage, children
Work, career, struggled, built a home
Said goodbye to Mom and Dad
Raised kids,...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, family,
Form: Free verse
Available choices informing me
I can select scant options
available among figurative
menu of life (mine) case in
point, this ordinary day (July
10th, 2019) typifies small
number routine prospects

regarding how I will while
away hours, cuz restrictions -
circumscribed, linkedin,
predicated by sought hade
curried parameters incorporating
genetic propensities inscribing

mental, physical, and spiritual
potential...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, age,
Form: Bio
Mortality forces me to confront the inevitable
Mortality forces me to confront the inevitable...

Though feeling one among the basket
of deplorables, yours truly, albeit groggy
from unsettling frightful dreams also rather
shy to summon courage amidst adversity took
deep breaths (envisioning egotism inflating
confidence, whereat, I never felt so swell

during mein kampf...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 12th grade, absence, children, death, farewell, father,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Support Your Local Po Whet Hick Bummer ie me
Support Your Local Po' Whet (Hick) Bummer, i.e. me

Freedom from onset of pervasive gloom 
(attendant with profusely perspiring palms, 
hut tree men duh us aggravation), would be 
a dog send to this melon collie bow wow 
wing Homo sapien aging...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 11th grade, 12th grade, angel, conflict, integrity,
Form: Bio
Ice Cold Water Equals Ultimate Thirst Quencher
Ice Cold Water Equals Ultimate Thirst Quencher...

Especially experiencing onset dehydration,
this opinion shared by former consumer,
he quaffed truckloads sugary and sports drinks
found mine once sculpted baby boomer body
undergoing gender reorientation, particularly
nondescript breasts incrementally found

busting (rivaling playboy bunny chest)
necessitated this garden variety
NON...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, absence, allusion, courage, mirror, missing, success, water,
Form: Free verse
Prior To Commencing Poem, I Dreamt Contretemps Escalating fusillade
Prior To Commencing Poem, I Dreamt Contretemps Escalating fusillade...

Galvanized hotheaded idealists (jaded
locals - kindled moderates) nursed
oppressive proletarian quavering riot
spearheading triumphant utopian voice...

whether contrived right here and now,
or purportedly fragmented remnant
occuring during REM sleep
beside the point, asper conjuring atypical
bent arising within...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, appreciation, atheist, brother, freedom, happiness, leaving, sorrow,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Ruing The Emotionally Prosperous Papa Razz Zee Life I Did Not Live
Arduous agonizing affliction
doth unrelentingly assail...
aghast to exhale lest...lose
desperate clinging clutch
held by bloodied cracked fingernail
phantasmagoric tendrils constrict

stoppering me to whisper or wail
yawning abyss menacingly beseeches
hmm...release could immediately curtail
cumulative (lifetime's worth) travail
freefalling, pirouetting unnervingly,
unstoppably, unwaveringly... zipping

into infinite black hell hole ail
mince vanish...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, anger, beautiful, devotion, family, graduation, meaningful, poverty,
Form: Dramatic Verse
My Wife The Paper Shredder
Buried in an avalanche you
might see on "Hoarders buried alive"
back and foreground
white sheet with limited pay per view,
nonetheless sky scraping heap

(Uriah not kid) nsync with a 'U'-
shaped tube anchored securely thru
solid wood - sporting
towering, leaning, bulging, et cetera slew,
sans huge...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, appreciation, april, father, humorous, parody, pride, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Though Nervous
Though Nervous...

Yours truly, quite dissimilar
to a woodlark,
nonetheless, this human
i(r)onically positively charged
to forge covalent bond,

hence this stranger
axon impulse to generate,
modulate, and spark...
assimilate virtual digital connection
with mine quark

key aura, charisma,
and karma acquired,
sans "FAKE" trumpeting
assertion tubby Ozark
Mountain Daredevil, I feign

boasting as true mark
Putin...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 8th grade, childhood, crush, growing up, high
Form: Free verse
Yea, I Admit Being A Little Uptight
Yea, I Admit Being A Little Uptight...

Yet,...this baby boomer surrenders
since many an elapsed yesternight
to inevitable (albeit gradual)
cosmic fusion with universal spright
notched calendrical anniversary, mine
nondescript birth doth invite
quiet acknowledgement between
January twelfth and fourteenth 2019

lengthening shadows of twilight
years ordain nothing more slight,
than...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, age, cry, death, depression, happy birthday, loss,
Form: Free verse
Should Suffice and Will Entice and More
A Priest Who Had Schumer Humor

Our priest had almost been a baby boomer,
Who is religious and we even heard a rumor
He did dodge,
Having a massage;
Has friend named Schumer with much humor.

Priest always thought he was so slick;
And in my neck...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member A Baby Boomer
Mr. Chuck Schumer
Is a Baby Boomer
   His real name is Charles Ellis
   Aren't you just insanely jealous?...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, nonsense, silly, truth,
Form: Clerihew
Bitta Bing Bitta Bang
Aha...At Last,..Bitta Bing Bitta Bang
The Figurative Nail Hit On The Hair Strand Size Head!

Though no physician,
this aging baby boomer
absolutely, intuitively, and
unequivocally sensed hair loss (mine),
at first a speculative rumor
not simply in my (ahem) head,
no matter a minimalist groomer

nevertheless, thinning follicles,
upon...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, anxiety, december, emotions, nostalgia, scary, stress, wisdom,
Form: Bio
Clutched By Anxiety
Unseen talon sharp claws...
dig deep into mine
psyche soft underbelly
piercing bedrock of
     core (puss) being
     akin to butter knife
slicing thru peanut
butter and jelly

unable to preserve
an iota of calm,
which eruption of cataclysmic
agitation analogous to...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, analogy, angst, fate, longing, pain, psychological, raven,
Form: Bio
A Change Is A Com n
A Change Is A Com'n

Though this baby boomer,
     (who didst roam man
upon this Earth
     since the year
mcmLix) does not
coon sitter himself
a political activist his wear
re: some ness, particularly

    ...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, anxiety, class, environment, grief, heartbreak, hero, war,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Perpetual Queasy Student Days recess 2
mysterious as Lemuel
     unlike hundreds of
     other rowdy seniors
     constituting the nineteen
     seventy seven graduating class
     of Methacton High School,
this...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, boy, discrimination, education, mental illness, prejudice, remember,
Form: Bio
Husband For Sale
(tongue in cheek
by this moldering geek.)

Thy marriage doth incurably ail,
even strangers would vouchsafe
     (with nary any cavil),
     and perhaps even avail
herself (sight unseen),
     with a moderate chance
 ...Read More
Categories: baby boomer, 12th grade, best friend, care, dad, hello,
Form: Free verse