Long Colombia Poems
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colombia, africa, analogy, anxiety, assonance, bangla, bereavement,
iam a fat skeleton, resurrecting
from the sad memories of dada
and dark mysteries of aminism
i bleed hope
i drip the honey of fortune
makerere, think tank of africa
colombia, black african american, encouraging, freedom, french, history,
Lest we forget
Words often mouthed
For the dead of bloody war
Forgot not those great ones
Whose battles were on the home front
Seeking only equality of voice
Ray Charles to you was a singer
Backwards and long ago he was...
The Lonely Little Pigeon
colombia, absence, appreciation, confidence, creation, desire, endurance, friendship,
I am sitting on the park bench waiting for a friend
I am sitting on the park bench wondering
When it is going to end
Chirping birds flying from tree to tree
Dancing to their predicted destiny...
absolutely nothing stops the pipeline.
it penetrates all ways of life
all borders, all villages & towns---
the pipeline kills everything in its path if it dare stand in the way
of its progress---
with black gold funneling back...
colombia, addiction, career, community, conflict, drug,
Otto`s life is not
Grue is his banner
left by his
blue-eyed Brit mom
left long by one of
those hated South
His guilty pleasures
in Green Street have
no recognition like
many such Aussies in
Yet he shovels the
MAIL RUNNERS ON THE INCA TRAIL
Friends , while reading the History of the Incas , I came across the wonderous story of their
mail runners , the 'chasquis' ! Kindly read their story !
THE MAIL RUNNERS - ON THE INCA...
THE FINAL FRONTIER
colombia, endurance, planet, science, space, technology, travel, usa,
From the beginning of time there has been exploration
To undiscovered places by every rich nation
Mans great love for exploring has moved up a gear
He has accepted a new challenge; the final frontier.
Nineteen fifty seven saw...
colombia, history, people, political, world, rights,
Earth was freedom
Hear the voice, turn away no more.
Hymn to beauty for the mob: the rights of man
I´ll sing you a song:
Men are born equal and free!
Which nobody can deny their rights in...
the potato chip revolution
spawned in the summer of 1853
these sliced succulent deep fried wonders
resulted from the demands of a complaining customer
whose bullshit led our man, a one,
mr. george crum
to do his best to satisfy the putz...
colombia, addiction, death, depression,
Im scared of shadow people on the wall I hope
Valentine's Day 101
colombia, girlfriend-boyfriend, holiday, husband, love, romance, wifeday, world,
St. Valentine's Day comes once a year. This holiday has been celebrated by people
from around the world since the day chocolate was made in Colombia, roses started
growing in rose bushes, and that kind...
Faith that endangers and saves
colombia, christian, community, faith, god, power, prayer, spanish,
Faith that endangers and saves
It was 1988, Bogota, Colombia, during the time of (La Violencia) the 40 year war of insurgents against the government. At the same time Pablo Escobar was wreaking havok, killing and...
TAKE YOUR FREEDOM
Is freedom given? Is freedom taken?
Should San Andres sit, sit like the beggar?
Beg for freedom, beg to get better,
Or defy the oppressor, and our soul deliver.
Take your freedom, take it now!
For only beggars have no...
a travel nightmare to remember
at age sixteen on a charter plane
to Colombia with the abusive boy friend
ten years older and few worlds of spanish
to meet my future as he put his hooks
and demands at my...
Christmas at sea
colombia, adventure, satire, sea,
Christmas at Sea.
Once I was kicked by a mule, as I was remonstrating,
a dog interfered and bit my ankle. There is something
deeply embarrassing to lose arguments to animals.
Guayaquil, Colombia, I hadn´t gone...
I do not know?
when this poem title
is used with "she
it is a
but i'm not
about her sweetness
so should she be
a pie or cake or
other to call her
yet a pastry all
now i must admit
A STATEMENT: NOT A POEM
Hello friends and future friends. I hope my
choice of my poetic form is totally absurd.
I don't even know what an Epithalamium is;
so if you are looking for this form, I'm sorry
the peace process
colombia, autumn, basketball, beach, best friend, betrayal,
The Peace Process
I don’t know where I`m going with this
but there is peace in Colombia, the Marxist rebels lost
and their sexy women soldiers in green fatigue and
weapons in arms will hand it all...
colombia, bereavement, children, death of a friend, depression,
E arth quivers, shakes and quakes violently
A ll around turns dark,the roof and walls begin to crumble
R ight before our very eyes
T o the right and to the left, all around us...
H umans are running...
Above the palms I scan the ebon night
With crystal stars reflecting in the dark
The yellow moon is shining on the boat
A crocodile swims by without a sound
A cacophony of sound is stirred in the morn
Far from home
I drool over
to come and see,
those lovely places around
truly, a sight to behold.
Artifacts from Spanish times
buildings and a tad of ruins
have significance to perceive.
Clematis dripping from walls
cascades of flowers
green trees elsewhere
give delight to...
Meet the Carbonemys
Carbonemys (Greek for "coal turtle")
I am a Carbonemys, a podocnemidid,
An extinct side-necked turtle.
I lived fifty-eight to
Sixty million years ago
During the middle Paleocene period
In swamps of Northeastern Colombia
On the South American continent.
I grew close...
40 years 2006
40 Years 2006
I went to a dance one night
in the Fall of ‘64
and danced with your friend for awhile
and than I saw you at first glance
with that Leslie Caron smile
we met and...