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Rambling Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormFormCategories  
My Ambition Up and Left Me Tom Harris Rhyme Rhyme rambling, funny, writing,
Premium Member Poem The 11th Hour Kim Rodrigues Free verse Free verse rambling, christian,
Her Eyes Were Blue Shane Houston Couplet Couplet rambling, art, dedication, friendship, how
Hurt Adebusola Adetoro Verse Verse rambling, anger, confusion, hate, love,
Premium Member Poem Mourning Love Dear Heart Verse Verse rambling, death, grief, love,
I don't know Margaret PerrineWhite Free verse Free verse rambling, abuse, allegory, allusion, angst,
Forest floor tara jennings Free verse Free verse rambling, lost,
Premium Member Poem A Need to Share Dear Heart Verse Verse rambling, writing,
Wordsmith's Veneration matthew harris Free verse Free verse rambling, angel, appreciation, crush, education,
Waldo and Woodrow a walk thru the woods victoria addino Tail-rhyme Tail-rhyme rambling, friendship,
Premium Member Poem The Foxglove Flower Dear Heart Acrostic Acrostic rambling, flower,
MY BOOK Sibusisiwe Ncede Free verse Free verse rambling, art, blessing, celebration, courage,
Premium Member Poem but then again it could be prose John lawless Free verse Free verse rambling, confusion, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Screaming Guillotines stark hunter Free verse Free verse rambling, allegory, america,
Premium Member Poem GOAT -- or goat Gershon Wolf Clerihew Clerihew rambling, basketball, star, word play,
Wistful Woebegone Yesteryear matthew harris Bio Bio rambling, dream, father, hair, introspection,
What Discursive Poetic Theme Shall I Write About matthew harris Bio Bio rambling, abuse, allusion, america, analogy,
Out Loud Deanna Stutzman Prose Prose rambling, anxiety, love, spoken word,
Premium Member Poem A Reverse Rant Michelle Faulkner Light Verse Light Verse rambling, humor, irony, poetry, writing,
Bad Poem Rhona McFerran Rhyme Rhyme rambling, humor, humorous, silly, word
Premium Member Poem HAPPENING 116 ear candy Brian Strand Verse Verse rambling, inspirational, music,
Tears And Missteps Kurt Philip Behm Rhyme Rhyme rambling, life, words,
Premium Member Poem My Rant and Theory Of Vers Libre Dear Heart Rhyme Rhyme rambling, poetry, writing,
Premium Member Poem OCCUPATIONAL OPERATION ANIMAL MEANS James Edward Lee Sr. Rhyme Rhyme rambling, animal, anxiety, assonance,
The Kave-in Part 2 Kelsey Graves Narrative Narrative rambling, angst, father son, sad,
Overlooked Beauty Pixie Dust Couplet Couplet rambling, nature,
Premium Member Poem Plastic Poppies D.W. Rodgers Free verse Free verse rambling, remembrance day,
Premium Member Poem Questionable Talent PAT Adams Limerick Limerick rambling, character, feelings, humor, parody,
Premium Member Poem A Man Under Stress, A collaboration with Francis Crasto Maria Williams Rhyme Rhyme rambling, humor, rap, stress,
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IT IS ME Anisha Dutta Free verse Free verse rambling, heartbreak, lonely,
'Only you and me' Gaurav Kumar I do not know? I do not know? rambling, desire, love,
Playing with words under fire purbasha roy Quatrain Quatrain rambling, imagination, inspiration,
To Be Continued: Night Thoughts Crow thepoet Free verse Free verse rambling, night,
Inspection Time 2018 matthew harris Free verse Free verse rambling, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Inspection Time 2018 matthew harris Dramatic Monologue Dramatic Monologue rambling, 4th grade, 5th grade,
Premium Member Poem Indiangrass Susan Ashley Enclosed Rhyme Enclosed Rhyme rambling, appreciation, autumn, beauty, nature,
Beautiful Fall purbasha roy Acrostic Acrostic rambling, beauty, environment,
Friends For Life mark palmer Narrative Narrative rambling, family, feelings, innocence, memory,
Premium Member Poem I Write Dear Heart Free verse Free verse rambling, writing,
Premium Member Poem Ramble Jerry T Curtis Rhyme Rhyme rambling, nonsense,
The Devils Army Christine Phillips Free verse Free verse rambling, betrayal, break up, bullying,
rambling darren risden Rhyme Rhyme rambling, nature,
Premium Member Poem CLOUD BURST Kim Rodrigues Haiku Haiku rambling, water,
TONIGHT Tiffany Harvester Free verse Free verse rambling, angst, anxiety,
Fruit Salad Fusion Robin Carretti Romanticism Romanticism rambling, destiny, funny, imagery, imagination,
Where Is All The Tolerance Mike Hauser Rhyme Rhyme rambling, life,
haiga - haiku Mick Talbot Haiku Haiku rambling, beauty, life, rose,
Solivagant Michael Robinson Rhyme Rhyme rambling, analogy, courage, deep, journey,
haikai - haiku Mick Talbot Haiku Haiku rambling, nature,
A HALF HOUR OF MY LIFE Mick Talbot Free verse Free verse rambling, nature,

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Rambling Poem Example

Baseball in Heaven

My grandfather and I had a special relationship.

When I was young we lived near his home in Baltimore.  But, my family moved away from 
Baltimore when I was five and we lived most of my life in another state far away from my 
grandfather.  Whenever he called, however, I was the one grandchild he always wanted to 
talk to so we could discuss his beloved Baltimore Orioles.  I was the one grandchild who 
followed sports closely and always remained a true Baltimore sports fan.

Later in life, I learned that my grandfather was actually a gifted baseball player himself when 
he was young.  In those days, he would explain, professional baseball players did not make 
enough money to support a family so he had to make up his mind to either play baseball or 
get married and raise a family.  As it turned out, his love for baseball was only surpassed by 
his love for my grandmother and, although he hung on to the newspaper clippings that 
labeled him a “can’t miss professional baseball prospect”, he hung up his cleats and glove, 
married my grandmother and went out to find a “real” job.

But his love for the game survived and year in and year out, he and I discussed the 
intricacies of the game and enjoyed or lamented each baseball season based on the 
successes and/or failures of the Baltimore Orioles.  As crummy as the Baltimore bums are 
today, I was fortunate enough to experience and share many more successful seasons than 
poor ones during those limited years that I shared life with this amazing man.

I always felt sorry for my grandfather, considering him a victim of poor timing.  Had he 
been born about 50 years later in life, he would not have had to pick between being a 
baseball player or earning a living – in fact, with his talent, he could have earned a much 
better than average living while enjoying the one thing he loved most in life.

When my grandfather passed away, I was sure that he was joining a heavenly nine to once 
again strap on his spikes and don the leather.  Without a doubt, they must play baseball in 
heaven.  And I wait for the day that I sit in the heavenly bleachers and cheer on a young 
grandfather playing this wonderful game with other boys of summer.

(Inspired by, “is there baseball in heaven”, by Constance, A Rambling Poet)

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