Sunday, 31 October 2010

DAILY POEM "NANCY SMITH" FOR HALLOWEEN

Whilst walking through
the streets one night
I came across a wonderous sight
A lady aglow in yellow light.

She looked so very real to me
I walked towards her shaking
her aura I could feel so strong
could my eyes be faking?

Saturday, 30 October 2010

DAILY POEM "A HALLOWEEN TREAT"





















In the black of night
it can be seen
not only on days
such as Halloween.

Lurking in trees
waiting to pounce
scared of nothing
weighing an ounce.

Trees rustle
winds are high
storms fearful
would make you cry.

Friday, 29 October 2010

DAILY POEM " AN ELDERLY BURDEN"


How did I get this way
cold,damp and alone?
years ago I was active
could do things on my own.

I look out of the window
and watch the children play
I used to go and see them
when I had my way.

Cannot afford the bills
I have no heat in here
I am scared to go outside
I live my life in fear.

Thursday, 28 October 2010

DAILY POEM "MINDS IN TORMENT" GUESS THE MOVIE 18




I read your mind
you have nothing to hide
every emotion
turns like the tide.

Penetrate your head
I know all your thoughts
don't try to block me
everything rots.

A group of people
trying to survive
inner thoughts
arguing live.

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

DAILY POEM "SHE SUFFERED IN SILENCE"


It was said
she coped very well
diagnosed with no one
to tell.

For years she knew
something was wrong
when she awoke
there was no song.


Her moods were
as dark as night
her temper flared
like a rockets light.

Tuesday, 26 October 2010

DAILY POEM "THEN ,NOW, AND THE FUTURE"


PICTURE COURTESY OF GOOGLE

I remember the days
when life was a blast
things were cheaper
and would last!

No one was hungry
crime was low
kids would survive
to prosper and grow.

Adults were respected
darkness wasn't feared
Mothers abandoned
children reared.

Monday, 25 October 2010

DAILY POEM "GUNNED DOWN"

Headline Photo
Another tragedy strikes
a boy of young age
a teenager gunned down
has caused outrage.

Balaclava men
shot into the crowd
the noise was deafening
piercingly loud.

So why were they shot at?
what was the reason
going around in gangs
chillin and breezin.

Sunday, 24 October 2010

DAILY POEM "TRAPPED FOR MONTHS"




Darkness surrounds
like a tunnel without light
screams can be heard
it was the fright!

Clambering in black dust
like children in sand
arms legs and bodies
a desperate hand.

Where is the light
none can be found
moaning, grasping
an awkward sound.

Saturday, 23 October 2010

DAILY POEM "PROTESTERS OF PEACE"




In a World of serious issues
trivialities win the day
people have much to talk about
everyone has the right to say.

I agree people should protest
if they feel that is the only way
but violence solves nothing
it does nothing on the day.

We all have the right to shout
make ourselves heard in the crowd
sometimes you need a loudspeaker
to be heard clearly and loud.

Friday, 22 October 2010

DAILY POEM "A CUT TOO DEEP"




Hospitals running down
streets paved with litter
Public Services slashed
nothing is made of glitter.

The poor getting thrashed
benefits to be revised
cuts here and there
and the Tory's are despised

They blame the last Government
because of the crisis they left
everyone blaming each other
has left this Country bereft.

Thursday, 21 October 2010

DAILY POEM "WINTER IS NEAR"



The frost is once again here
bitter ice fills the air
Summer truly over
days partly dark but fair.

Children wrapped in scarves
warm breathe turns to ice
flowers drooping on stalks
shrubs don't look so nice.

Leaves swirl in windy dance
gathering piles on the ground
Gardeners puffing in anger
profanities the only sound.

Wednesday, 20 October 2010

DAILY POEM "MASTERCHEF"




The scene is set
clinical precision
an array of food
only one decision.

Professional Chefs
ply for blood
the tension is great
it comes in a flood.

Chicken prepared
steak most rare
they take their time
its done with care.

Tuesday, 19 October 2010

DAILY POEM "DEADLY ROAD RAGE"

The road was long and boring
nothing but fields to view
on a monotomous dreary road
have an energy drink, maybe a few.

Driving in a concentrated state
your mind is always alert
things can happen suddenly
you have to be an expert.

Animals or kids
can pop out from anywhere
no matter how fast your going
always take care.

Still the road is mundane
wary to change your disc
another driver putting on makeup
this ads to the risk.

Watch carefully in your mirror
be patient with other cruisers
people who have road rage
are mostly all losers.

Dangerous driving can kill
because you don't concentrate!
better being safe than sorry
before it is too late.

Keep your speed to a minimum
when nearing any schools
children come out excited
they don't care about the rules.

For some driving is a living
but for many its a to b
stick to the highway code
its there for all to see.

At the end of the day
your in a "killing" machine
but with careful, safe driving
you will always be seen.

Too many people these days are involved in car accidents, many of them caused by reckless drivers, the other day I was driving down the road and this woman cut me off at the roundabout, when I got her attention I noticed she was busy putting on her eye liner in the car using her mirror, I was angry, she could have killed someone, but she didn't care, drivers like that should not be allowed on the road.

Are you a good driver? are you patient?


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Monday, 18 October 2010

DAILY POEM "COLD SPELL"





Your in my head
won't leave me alone
give me shivers
right to the bone.

You make me cough
my lungs on fire
my nose runs constant
I want to retire!

My body aches
No comfort for me
go away fever
let me be.

Sunday, 17 October 2010

DAILY POEM "SAME DIFFERENCE"


He is fat
she is thin
why is that guy
scrounging through the bin?

He is ugly
she is old
he is nasty
her heart is of gold.

He is cheeky
she is rude
he is hungry
she has no food.

Saturday, 16 October 2010

DAILY POEM "COLOR ME IN"



In a World of utter contempt
the limelight is stolen once more
what is happening on this planet
open your mind and let it explore.
Hatred still has a major part
I suppose they are a minority
goodness finds a way to defeat
and take priority.
What difference does any of this make
why do people act this way
time and time it happens too much
each and every day.
color, sex, or creed
religion , or politics discussed
who really cares about the bureaucracy
is important or a must?
Be brave, embrace everyone
no matter their sexual choice
and so what if they are coloured
everyone has a voice.
We grow tired of bigots and racists
in this millennium, give it a rest
more important things to worry about
going through life is a test.
So welcome everyone as a friend
show this awsome World you care
no matter the color or religion
let them live and always be fair.

Was reading an article today and it was about a colored person being treated unfairly, not in this Country (UK) but in another Country, I still cannot believe there is so much prejudice out there, when will this ever end?


Have you been involved in bigotry?


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Friday, 15 October 2010

DAILY POEM "WEEKEND BREAK "



Its finally here
a time to relax
you earned your crust
paid your tax.

Work clothes off
forget them for now
identity badge away
the sweat off your brow.

Live for the weekend
you paid your dues
no time for hardship
or feeling the blues.

Thursday, 14 October 2010

DAILY POEM "UNEXPECTED LUCK"



When I need you
you never turn up
you shy away
like a tiny pup.

I wait ages 
but your never appear
I grow poor
and tremble in fear.

But when you come
life is a joy
like child with a new
shiny toy.

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

DAILY POEM "FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD"




In the morning when I awake
still half asleep yearning for more
I often stop to think
what life was like living before.

When man had to forage for food
no Supermarkets in the land
things were not bought in packets
nothing was to hand.

When bread had to be baked at home
vegetables grown in a field
tea imported from India or China
you ate what your father could yield.

Clothing was made by the Mother or Wife
cows were milked in the barn
no chemicals then to make things last
materials were made of Yarn.

No wasteage created because of bulk
food mountians never created
no such thing as salmonella
were many deaths today were fated.

No refrigerators to keep the food
freezers not yet used
so how come nowadays we still have waste?
food has been abused.

Sell by dates, best before?
never heard of in the past
food was kept in a larder
not in bulk just enough to last.

Do not eat this? don't touch that
its enough to drive you insane
diets for this allergies for that
meaningless and inane.

How many people died of food poison
in the days before sell by dates?
statistics say not very many
its in our time this fad dictates.


What did people do before the refrigerator? did you ever hear of sell by dates? best before years ago? no, because in this "careful" society of e numbers and what have you, people are scared into the fact that food cannot be eaten after a certian time? this is nonsense, eggs, milk etc never had sell by dates until recent times, fact.

Can you remember the days before refrigeration?

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Tuesday, 12 October 2010

DAILY POEM "BEAUTIFULLY DEAD"



I look in the mirror
and what do I see
old fat and ugly
that just is not me.

I wish I had millions
to change how I look
be like a celebrity
like in that book.

I would change my face
take away my age
I would be happy
live without rage.

Monday, 11 October 2010

DAILY POEM "SCOTLAND A PLACE OF NATURAL BEAUTY"




In a World of utter contempt
the limelight is stolen once more
what is happening on this planet
open your mind and let it explore.
Hatred still has a major part
I suppose they are a minority
goodness finds a way to defeat
and take priority.
What difference does any of this make
why do people act this way
time and time it happens too much
each and every day.
color, sex, or creed
religion , or politics discussed
who really cares about the beaurocracy
is important or a must?
Be brave, embrace everyone
no matter their sexual choice
and so what if they are coloured
everyone has a voice.
We grow tired of bigots and racists
in this millennium, give it a rest
more important things to worry about
going through life is a test.
So welcome everyone as a friend
show this awsome World you care
no matter the color or religion
let them live and always be fair.


I think there is nothing more fulfilling than visiting the Scottish countryside, for miles and miles there is nothing but Beauty, no traffic, no noise, just plain beauty, if you have never visited Scotland, well you have never lived, its all it is and more.

Where is your favourite place in the World?


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DAILY POEM "REMEMBRANCE"





Its the outbreak of War
everyone is scared
a time for hurt
so be prepared.

Marching soldiers
machines that can kill
firing on people
shooting at will.

Races wiped out
at the pull of a trigger
who would have believed
no one could figure.

Sunday, 10 October 2010

DAILY POEM "AUTUMN LEAVES"





The leaves turn brown
on the large oak tree
its time to rest
your time to be free.

The winds pick up
shrubs start to die
flowers are wilted
the bees don't fly.

Temperatures fall
it's dark once more
the sun isn't warm
like months before.

Saturday, 9 October 2010

DAILY POEM "WORRY WORRY"




In life we have to make choices
sometimes right or wrong, it depends
but we are the ones who will suffer
wrong decisions, may set new trends.

We have all made mistakes in life
without them we wouldn't be normal
sacrifices we often make
be it for real or sometimes informal.

So why do people get upset
when clearly it hurts only you?
are they so wrapped up in themselves
that they can hardly see through.

Friday, 8 October 2010

INN OF HAPPINESS THE FINALE PART 49

INN OF HAPPINESS THE FINALE

At last she was released
No more pain for her
Demetrius hugged her for hours
Then wrapped her in her fur.

He loved this woman with all his heart
And nothing had gone their way
It appeared it was their destiny
It wasn't quite their day.

Demetrius returned to Rome
To the only friend he had left
The Inspector managed to cover for him
Everything was put down to drug theft.

Lily will always be remembered
She was buried in Rome by his side
And when the time would finally come
Demetrius would be buried with his bride.

Demetrius walked along the beach
With Lucky by his side
His mind would venture from present day
As he watched the ebbing tide.


R.I.P LILY I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU.



THE END :)


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