Retirement Narrative Poems
These Retirement Narrative poems are examples of Narrative poems about Retirement. These are the best examples of Narrative Retirement poems written by international poets.
The Mountain Goat
angel, courage, creation, friendship,
The noise aboard the motor boat reminds me that I was not alone
The high perspiration smell from the young couple sitting beside me
caused me to...
Government and Medicine
when they started
invested in railways
invested in telephones
Invested in Dams
Invested in hospitals
yet modern governments said
we can't run companies
Best in Retirement
Best in retirement.
There comes a joy, a contentment not had before in life.
The struggles in life about over, the ordeals mostly gone.
Sweet surrender it is...
A Life Changing 'Misdial'
adventure, change, chicago, education,
A Life Changing Misdial
One of my favorite poems is Robert Frost’s “Road Not Taken”, which I read for the first time in high school. ...
Theater chess, part 1
destiny, longing, retirement, soldier,
i entered mysterious space – endless multidimensional maze
in the old city theater
with index finger on the wall i'm drawing blooming flowers
soft light they spread must...
Roses, The Beauty And The Blood
care, color, flower, garden,
Roses, the Beauty and the Blood
By Curtis Johnson
Nearly four years ago, we sold our home where we had lived for nearly fifteens years. That was...
Li Na Tennis Superstar
appreciation, celebrity, community, dedication,
Li Na Tennis Champion
Asians in general sat up to take notice when from the vastness of China arose a tennis great…
Never mind it was a...
The Golden Handshake
Like to be back in the work force again
Contributing my talents to the fray
Never wanted retirement to come along
Sure wish I was still active today
Is there any better sleep than an afternoon nap?
I think not, my Soup friendlies
Hands down, it's like I imagine what heaven is like
Not that I'm...
Life's Little Secrets
Jack is my name, laughter is my game
If I can make just one person giggle
It's mission accomplished for me
It's my goal in life in my...
A Sea Of Nothingness
Some days are diamonds
Some days are pure do-do
Today was a totally do-do day
I'm sure everyone has them every once in awhile
But mine are a lot...
Don't Go to Wyoming Alone
africa, farm, flying, humorous,
He's a versatile "man of all trades,"
pursues anything new, virtually self-made.
He's a photographer, a minister and a poet,
immerses himself totally but before you know it
Life Is Short
Life sure is short
Was just getting into the swing of it
When WHAM... the so called Golden Years
Reared up and belted me on the side of...
Crap, Poop, And All That Stuff
Hard to believe I'm slowing down
Never thought this day would ever come
Merrily cruising along
Oblivious to all the small changes
Suddenly I'm forgetting things
Or how to do...
About My Father - Albin - Who has passed away - So proud of you Dad - Greatest Labor Leader Ever
father, hero, leadership, life,
The following is about my beloved father Albin J. Gruhn who passed away at the age of 94 years young. I Love You Dad and...
Woke up this morning, looked at the clock
Bleary eyed, thought it read 5:23
Way too early... turned over and went back to sleep
Woke up again which...
age, anniversary, birthday, care,
“Birth day” is the actual day one exits from the womb, (thereafter, “birthday”, is but a colloquialism for the anniversary of that birth). Well...
Ways To Avoid Running Out Of Money During Retirement
Ways to avoid running out of money
During your retirement years
Do not drink anything but tap water
Do not eat regular store bought food
Eat leaves and grass...
Life's A Hoot
Today is the first day of the rest of our lives
No matter how much time we have left
A sobering thought as we reach our golden...
When is a newsletter not a newsletter
When it's full colour and 36 pages long
Approximately 8 years ago
Began designing what was then
An 4 page black and...