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Irving Poems - Poems about Irving

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true story
... asking for a sign a wild peculiar joy~ with my name on it *Irving Layton, A Wild Peculiar Joy Selected Poems 1945-89 Signed by the Author, To Maureen......Read More
Categories: irving, books, change, fate, poets,
Form: Senryu



Premium Member LOOK OUT BELOW
...r bridge from Hudson, NY to Catskill, NY 2.There was a real sign on the bridge that said, “Holes ahead.” 3.Washington Irving wrote the story of “Rip Van Winkle” and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.” In the latter, there are people who lose t......Read More
Categories: irving, angst, memory, metaphor, water,
Form: Sonnet
In Praise of Cover Songs
...listened to when our great-grandchildren walk this Earth. Who will become the next Hank Williams, Stephen Foster, or Irving Berlin? What tunes will the weird kids listen to for solace because they don’t fit in. Heck without covers o......Read More
Categories: irving, appreciation, culture, encouraging, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Radio Days
...eir show! I laughed as Jack Benny struggled to play his screaky violin, And thrilled to the music of Glenn Miller and Irving Berlin! I followed the escapades of teacher Eve Arden as Our Miss Brooks, And the family sitcom starring Fann......Read More
Categories: irving, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
Who Will Be Great - I
...ve that any remember his name. At first just a civil servant, then he managed a London stage, doing books for Henry Irving, a great actor of the age. Then he somehow writes a novel, of a distant, cruel vampire, the critics liked the......Read More
Categories: irving, books, literature, people, success,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member I wish I didn't know now, what I didn't know then
...do I wish that myself!!! (2.) Quote: “Time flames like a paraffin stove / and what burns are the minutes I live.” ? Irving Layton, The Selected Poems... Easing Loss's Agony And Time's Fleet Footed Blows O' that my muse wouldst my ......Read More
Categories: irving, appreciation, art, creation, inspiration,
Form: Sonnet
Skipper
...irrored sky Bearing a Layton sigh Do you feel alive? *Skipper: a type of butterfly *Layton: Irving Layton 1912-2006 Canadian poet, author of "Butterfly on Rock" ......Read More
Categories: irving, butterfly, dedication, poems, poets,
Form: Light Verse
do you hear what I hear
...ys, I brought out some Christmas music. Nothing fancy, just the usual songs from the original artists. Bing Crosby, Irving Berlin etc. not to forget jingle bells…. the old stockings still had some life left to them, so they got h......Read More
Categories: irving, funny,
Form: Free verse
The Blossoms From The Tree of Life
...spite of prejudice In spite of bias In spite of hostility In spite of this drought of kindness These blossoms Of Irving Of Melvin Of Rose Of Bernice and Sylvan Of Jerry Of Joyce Of Richard Of Daniel Of Cecil and David Wil......Read More
Categories: irving, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ONCE AGAIN
...d Rosenthal, 54 Bernice Simon, 84 Sylvan Simon, 86, (husband of Bernice) Daniel Stein, 71 Melvin Wax, 88 Irving Younger, 69?......Read More
Categories: irving, hate,
Form: Verse
Premium Member God Bless Americans
...ve June 27, 2018 Centennial Anniversary Year of the Composition of "God Bless America," by Irving Berlin ......Read More
Categories: irving, america, anniversary, blessing, freedom,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Life Can Be Compromising
..."Living here can be compromising" says Dad to Danny in a John Irving novel. Isn't that our universal truth? Living here is a compromising series of on-purpose accidents. Livin......Read More
Categories: irving, death, integrity, life, trust,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member RIP-NODDING TIL TWO
...le’d a bit. 10/5/2017 https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rip_Van_Winkle In the short story, written by Washington Irving, Rip Van Winkle sleeps for twenty years. ......Read More
Categories: irving, sleep,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member The Ambiguous Apprentice
...been my hope and passion to become the next Kurt Vonnegut of PolyCulturing Healthy Outcome Design, or at least John Irving at his all ecopolitical lives matter, and not, satirical best, and so I finally had to ask, Are these tears of......Read More
Categories: irving, art, humor, joy, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member DEEP SLEEP OF FOREIGNER'S FLAGON
...and half-moon shy. Kim Rodrigues © 2017 This might amuse those who know the story of Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving. ......Read More
Categories: irving, sleep,
Form: Free verse

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