Long Girl Poems
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Childhood dreams part 1
girl, 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...
Poetically Pathetic Crow
girl, lonely, longing, loss, lost, lost love, love,
Just enough to make it just
I want this to be enough to make this
The last song ever, the last note ever
The last romantically, poetically sad excuse for an apology, epilogue
But I've already messed up the...
girl, family, heart, love, mother son, nature, seasons,
The Original Sin: Rhyming Haiku!
should never rhyme:
it’s a crime!
?Michael R. Burch
The herons stand,
sentry-like, at attention ...
rigid observers of some unknown command.
?Michael R. Burch
the golden leaves turn black underfoot:
?Michael R. Burch
The only northern northern star
As winter hazes of January spraying
While I was meditating on how
To write this riveting poem which
Seemed to be for someone who
I never cast in my sight.
Despite her name is not an odd in me
The Tea Party
girl, america, future, graduate, graduation, life, sad, society,
"Go on forth young graduates,
And show us who you are
You're now our future leaders
We know you will go far"
And so commencement ended
Pictures done and people changed
Now, off to private parties
All orderly pre-arranged
But four young girls...
Rejection Slips 3
girl, death, desire, family, heart, life, longing, love,
Rejection Slips 3
by Michael R. Burch
When I was closest to love, it did not seem
real at all, but a thing of such tenuous sweetness
it might dissolve in my mouth
like a lozenge of sugar.
When I held...
girl, america, community, family, heart, society, strength, wisdom,
Twenty two years had passed by
She blinked, and a lifetime had passed
She started this job as a lark
She never thought it would last
Two husbands and rehab were part of this bar
The husbands...her clients all...
girl, age, earth, family, health, integrity, nature, spiritual,
It had been a hellish week.
my lonely and tired AfricanAmerican husband
told me, as gently as possible,
that what I had hoped was a temporary separation
is to be extended into perpetuity.
This separation had been scheduled to...
A Taste of my Varied Genres
girl, poetry, , cute, , Lullaby,
A Sample of some of the genres I write it...Nature, family, depression...just a taste...just a taste. These are all reposts and can be found along with these titles:
The Sound of His Breathing (Written about my...
- Au Revoir - Goodbye -
- 2016 -
- JANUARY -
A freezing cold evening
Where the stars shining bright
With frost blade flanks
From mouth and nose steam
In the clear silence
White untrodden snows
Nature's frozen pulse
Sleep like a little baby
One gracious moon
After the night the...
CareGiving Stories Reprise
girl, caregiving, culture, earth, health, integrity, love, parents,
Wounded Sacred Dementia: Part Two
Dementia's derelict WinLose SocialWorker
when I tell her
I have not changed my mind
about not adopting Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
into my vulnerable home
with a seven-year-old AfricanAmerican boy
and unable to defend himself,
or even run...
Visit to Antietam
girl, america, conflict, history, together, war,
Alone I arrive, walking from Frederick
over the gaps, across gentle hills
out onto a knoll
overlooking this burnished landscape.
Before me I see countless writhing rows
of indiscernible shapes gathered
in terrible rituals mid fire and smoke
darkening the sun.
Point of a Gun
girl, angst, appreciation, blessing, children, depression, children,
You are a 15 year old girl;
so young and able;
stature small , petite short not tall, they hardly see at the kitchen table;
And at school it's not cool;
But not for love, just..
The Remaining - PROLOGUE: Terra Firma and the Bitumen
girl, angel, daughter, god, heaven, imagery, jesus, mother,
PROLOGUE: “Terra Firma and The Bitumen”
"The slow descent into Hell
Had led Her mind to escape to Heaven
Her firmament was Her Mind
Her body just a Shell"
Heaven for Her existed in The Dream
She called Her...
girl, appreciation, child, daughter, devotion, family, forgiveness, mom,
Once upon a weedy lawn
At Cedar Oaks Retirement Home
There sat my mother, weak and old
On an afghan knit to block the cold.
It was summer, but in mom's grey eyes
Was winter, when all around us dies.
Before The Day Ends
girl, longing, love,
I saw a girl at the museum. I had to take her number
It was like my heart woke up from a long slumber
She was admiring a Picasso painting.
I knew nothing about art so I...
The Story of My Life
girl, cat, life,
I want to tell you the story of my life. I was born in a barn at dawn. There
were eight of us but I was the only one with spots. I was...
CareGiving Stories Continued
girl, 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...
Memories In the Sand
girl, memory, missing you, passion, relationship, soulmate, time,
If ever a moment in real life deserved a romantic, melancholy
backing track, it would have been that one ... we'd spent the
entire afternoon at Ferry Beach, sunning and playing frisbee, I
playing guitar, she practicing her...
Superior Courts of Ecological Justice
girl, culture, earth, health, humor, judgement, political, race,
What evidence do we have that businesses receive financial as well as other nutritionally healthy benefits,
by co-investing cooperatively within health-developing community cultures?
What are financially healthy benefits for cultural communities
both internal to corporate identity,...
Of Winks and Wings - Part 2
girl, autumn, life, lost love, nature, soulmate,
"Oh, indeed she was, young man ... I mean Greg. It IS Greg, if I recall correctly?"
"Yes. Or you can call me True Friend if...
Visitor Finale - A collaboration with July Morning
girl, adventure, romance, science fiction, sensual,
The Story so far…
Makani (The Rising Wind), a beautiful extra-terrestrial researcher is sent to a remote island to observe earth. She finds Sam, a shipwrecked earthling near death owing to drowning. Sam (Ka ‘Lo -...
No Happy Ending
girl, friend, friendship, hate, heartbreak, irony, jealousy, loss,
Bright lights, big city...
bright lights, big city dreams...
please just take me away tonight
Let me rest on your elegance tonight
I have no energy left to spend in reality
so please knock me unconscious
just to be in the...
Growing Up, La - Part 2
girl, life, , cute,
- - Chapter 2: Adult Responsibility (With Some Breaks) - -
By ten years old, no weekends off,
Or Saturday cartoons,
Although I did have cash to spend,
I felt my...