Long Childhood Poems
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Childhood dreams part 1
childhood, cinderella, dream, fairy,
When I was a child
Everything was magical
Full of mystery and the unknown
I read hundreds of books
The library my haven
Hours upon hours
Night and day
I read and got lost in text
They supplied me with adventures
The Sun's a Liar-Children's story short contest-
The Sun Is a Liar
It’s been quite some time since I've awoke early enough to meet the sun coming over the horizon. As I gazed out the window from my bedroom window seat, the sky...
An Uppercut I Remember
childhood, father son,
Dad hit me only once, an upper cut to the solar plexus. It nearly lifted me off my feet. I was 17 then and already fairly tall, 6’1.” He was 48 and of medium height,...
My Dad Went To The Moon
10th grade, child abuse, childhood, dad, family,
I remember everything that happened that night.
It was vague,
But the sounds of talking furries on the TV is still definite.
We were together,
United as one merry family.
But everything changed that night.
I still remember...
childhood, family, freedom, friendship, god, i am, jesus,
he sees himself
in the reflection of cold close
yet distant shop windows,
his final journey along the
Hard Time Road
unforgiven, no home
for the rest of his natural life
a million knives...
An Affective Disorder, the Doctor Said
childhood, anxiety, mental illness, , 8th grade, ,
No, Freddie can’t say he mourned when his father died and his father’s third wife found Freddie's number and gave him a call to give him the news. His father had been responsible, worked hard,...
childhood, death, eulogy, funeral, grave, loss, memorial day,
Mariner, do not ask whose tomb this may be,
but go with good fortune: I wish you a kinder sea.
—Michael R. Burch, after Plato
Does my soul abide in heaven, or hell?
Only the sea gulls
The 996th Poem
childhood, beauty, change, corruption, courage, crazy, deep, writing,
Fulfilled fantasies and legitimate realities…you do know how to please…
Are you listening to my voice of longing and yearning?
No, don’t backstab me with your broken promises…stop being a horrid tease…
Do not worry, Lord, I am...
Millie's Christmas Wish
5th grade, adventure, america, childhood, christmas,
Millie's Christmas Wish
Winter Vacation was coming
The kids were all set
They were thinking of Christmas
And the gifts they would get
But, Millie sat waiting
Thinking of nothing but snow
Watching the class clock
That was moving so slow
They did arts...
Remembering Radical Relatives
childhood, beauty, culture, health, humor, philosophy, psychological, science,
Explain your historical evolution radically, inclusively, expansively, good-humoredly;
not carefully, deductively, reductively, sarcastically.
We once had a school of thought
among up and coming geneticists and historians
that the precursor to the regeneration of a species,
or even an...
The Swoon Hypothesis - Part 2
childhood, imagery, jesus, love,
"The Swoon Hypothesis" - Part 2
Arimathea stands next to you and I on the deck, soon we are back in Nazareth, you press into my palm,
“A very rare Dubunni coin” you say - on...
My Spirit Animal
childhood, 8th grade, blessing, character, encouraging, environment, faith,
The soul of the earth is wrapped up inside
And the spirit of God is walking beside me
The universe rests upon my shoulder
And I can feel its power moving all over
embracing the soul of man
CareGiving Stories Continued
childhood, caregiving, health, humor, love, parents,
Wounded Sacred Dementia
My last foster care-provider
and -receiver story
is also a sad story
of my last special needs adoption
of bipolar born,
and oppositionally reared,
My BiPolar Wounded Child
turned an auspicious five
on the day I first saw her,
and promptly rejected...
Positive Political Psychology
childhood, culture, health, political, psychological, religion, science,
I question my own interplay of psychology and political science.
Does this too facilely root analogy within ecology of climate health v pathology?
Intersections of sociology and psychology are at least academically commonplace.
I have a friend with...
Childhood dreams part 2
childhood, cinderella, dream, mum,
The three little pigs came to the ball
Tried to blow the castle down
It didn’t work
It was made of solid gold
So they gave up and sat at their trough
And snorted quite a lot
Beary Tales Episodes 25-33, Poet's Notes
childhood, adventure, appreciation, best friend, blessing, innocence, love,
Note to Readers of Previous Versions:
There are so many new vignettes scattered throughout the poem that I hope you will reread the whole thing! There are new GEMS, improvements to previous verses and improved footnotes...
A Small Bouquet Of My Word Groupings
appreciation, celebration, childhood, daughter, encouraging, faith, inspiration,
you were an infant
i would sing a song i created for you
'there's a baby in my arms
there's a baby in the mirror
there's not really two
the child in the mirror
Out for a Spin
childhood, gender, health, humor, integrity, nature, peace, wisdom,
I take a four-fold spin
through Bill Plotkin's wheel
of bilateral identities,
iconic developmental faces,
FIRST comes Eastern-born
dawn of human infancy,
Innocent Sage infants
in our LeftBrain emergent
sacred RightBrain ways.
Searching for care giving eyes
to be sure we...
I Want A Doggy
childhood, dog, friend, love,
Oh how I want a doggy,
a bundle of love and fur. ...
Every Day - The Minuet Style
childhood, christian, faith, hope, love,
You can always spread His Love to
To all around
Around bring Hope
Hope, Peace, love show
Love heals the aching heart that hurts
over and over agin
childhood, dark, daughter, death, depression, forgiveness, imagination,
sometimes i talk to myself,
my mind is racing,
i dont know what to do...
so hard to explain.
depression isn't a stage
or a faze some kids go through
it shatters you...
i saw it all.
she cried silent in...
Veterans Day in US - Remembrance Day in CDN - Eleven Eleven - Part One
childhood, remembrance day,
My name is Garfield Edward George, better known as (Gap). I was born on the 26th day of March in the year 1921 in the town of Parrsboro, Nova Scotia. I am here on this...
Take Me Back
10th grade, beautiful, childhood, for teens, growing
Do you remember, the stars, the moon and the dazzling night sky?
And the joy of our childhood, can you hear it?
All of our giggles and the overbearing question “why?”
Can you take me back? To when...
A Day In School, Thru Autistic Eyes
child, childhood, emotions, feelings, loneliness, pain, perspective,
alarm goes off*
I sit straight up startled and scared
Just my alarm, I hit the button
Get up and go to the bathroom
I brush my teeth with my toothbrush
Scratchy, painful bristles
Toothpaste that makes me sick
With the strong...
change, childhood, community, history, home, journey, remember,
I am an Outlander
Who lives on a high hill
Overlooking a man-made lake
That once was a rapidly rushing river
Along whose banks the Ozarks Bluff Dwellers and the Osage and then Delaware
Hunted, fished, and created shelter