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Poems by Donald J Bennett

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Date PostedPoemTitle# ViewsForm  
04/22/2016 To dream 602 Couplet
03/28/2016 The wittling bench 463 Free verse
03/21/2016 Window 298 Quintain (English)
01/02/2016 Stranger 551 I do not know?
01/24/2015 An observation 998 I do not know?
08/26/2014 Fathers 838 Prose
08/21/2014 I saw an old man 651 Free verse
08/17/2014 A rusty old truck 4984 Rhyme
08/16/2014 I came upon a shimmering pond 651 Free verse
07/31/2014 Vegetarian 2079 Limerick
07/28/2014 These hands 937 Free verse
07/18/2014 A thought 703 Rhyme
07/16/2014 There's blood 643 Free verse
07/11/2014 Evenings solace 474 Free verse
02/09/2014 Grandma's refrigerator cake 960 Free verse
01/05/2014 A rabbit's luck 1775 Limerick
01/05/2014 An artist knows 617 Free verse
12/14/2013 Money talks 797 Free verse
12/02/2013 Stuff 809 Free verse
12/01/2013 The problem with dough 742 Rhyme
11/24/2013 Caught her on the fly 766 Free verse
11/23/2013 Hands 909 Rhyme
10/17/2013 We're number one 934 Free verse
10/13/2013 Rhyme time 572 Free verse
10/08/2013 Those dancing leaves 688 Free verse
10/07/2013 I know who you are 703 Free verse
10/05/2013 Reality 488 Free verse
09/28/2013 The call 523 Free verse
02/17/2013 Stillness of the night 790 Free verse
11/26/2012 Freedom lost 639 Free verse
11/12/2012 A frosty morning delight 908 Free verse
10/05/2012 I have come down from the mountain 909 Free verse
10/05/2012 Hummmmm 604 Free verse
09/28/2012 Garage sale special 1157 Couplet
09/20/2012 The party line 1022 Free verse
09/04/2012 Distant sound 1096 Free verse
09/03/2012 Butterfly, butterfly 762 Free verse
09/02/2012 Time 751 Free verse
08/31/2012 Walking the dog 1069 Free verse
08/22/2012 Lucinda 849 Free verse
08/18/2012 Realization 789 Rhyme
08/11/2012 Possibilities 746 Rhyme
08/09/2012 One hand on my britches 855 Free verse
08/07/2012 The one legged stool 825 Free verse
08/05/2012 A skunk strode by 798 Rhyme
08/02/2012 The rooster crows 3207 Free verse
07/31/2012 A little bird 825 Rhyme
07/30/2012 Grandma's frog fry 782 Free verse
07/28/2012 Our old dog Shagg 647 Classicism
07/27/2012 What I owe 635 Narrative
07/25/2012 Sleepless 493 Free verse
07/21/2012 Damn you dementia 880 Free verse
07/19/2012 A sad old flea 1361 Limerick
07/17/2012 This game called life 867 Classicism
07/07/2012 Eyes 549 Light Verse
06/26/2012 Strip 'em and dip 'em 653 I do not know?
06/20/2012 Old Blue 959 Limerick
06/19/2012 Lost 793 Limerick
06/17/2012 The market is up 635 Classicism
06/16/2012 A misty morning rain 703 Free verse
06/13/2012 Memories 873 Classicism
06/13/2012 The journey 569 Classicism
06/13/2012 A twig so bent 551 Classicism
06/13/2012 Life's journey 626 Classicism
06/13/2012 A gardeners dream 726 Classicism
06/13/2012 Reflections 565 Free verse
06/13/2012 An ode to a window 510 Prose Poetry
06/13/2012 Times Advances 1830 Classicism


Quote Left Far too many of these absentee fathers believe that they can plant a seed and harvest a decent crop (child) without ever hoeing a row or pulling a weed (having any involvement in their lives). Quote Right
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Quote Left It appears to me that once many of our politicians have opened their mouths to speak, their brains disengage, and their ears will no longer work. Quote Right
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Quote Left Today there is a lot of concern about what are described as GMO food products and perhaps those fears may be warranted, but as researchers delve further into cross species gene splicing etc. and come up with a blue eyed, red headed carrot, I fear that they may have ventured somewhat astray. Quote Right
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Quote Left To dream lets you fly; to dance lets you live Quote Right
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Quote Left A painting that does not breathe with life is as with man dead Quote Right
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Quote Left Unsolicited advice freely dispensed is seldom heeded. Those who seek advice will ask for advice. Quote Right
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