Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 10,741,498
VxPoem ID: 21870
Posted: May 18th. 2006 6:00:24 AM
dad, he calls me an old workholic weasel...
by the doc
Age Group: Adult
that sounds really enjoyable
imagine with what effort the little animal
or for that matter any creature...
like the beaver
with teeth, or like the o blue-winged wood-pecker
an entire life time....?
dentists would call it 'attrition'
teeth gradually losing their sharpness
does one knife last a lifetime?
if you use it day-after-day..
you don't use it, it rusts, u use it.. it demands maintenance
thanks you for not letting it rust
also explains to you, that the knife, is a cutting one
but, there are also lots of other knives...
designer ones, paper-weight ones, lighter ones
by just calling you names
you feel you have been affected so seriously...?
whats wrong with a little bit of worthwhile sarcasm
if it makes you
wonder and ponder....
ever met or known anyone
experienced an iota of joy?
this poet-of-Indian-origin known and loved as a good read
obituaries make one sad or covetous?
that if 'acceptance of facts is emotional maturity'
as saints advise, and if times are hard
and moments you cherish are rare
they become like precious memories
imagine then, that those memories
a special crafts person took
and modified them for you into jewels..
like things you would not like to share so often
ever sit alone with a family album of photographs..
they still hold you - in that special way
irrespective of technological brilliance in video recordings..
some pains are such
got as rarely
and as seldom
which atleast acknowledge that there was life
Author's Location: Baroda, India
More Poems: the doc has posted 147 additional poems- View them?
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.