Tag: Poetry

Poésie française

Poésie française

Originally posted on March 2, 2021 @ 8:30 amBonjour tout le monde, comment ça va ? Today’s poem is in French and will be translated in English below… Profitez ( Enjoy) Les Roses de Saadi By Marceline Desbordes-Valmore J’ai voulu ce matin te rapporter des roses;Mais j’en avais tant pris dans mes ceintures closesQue les…

Candy Tree Shops

Candy Tree Shops

Originally posted on February 18, 2021 @ 4:11 pm By Beryl L Edmonds If ice cream could be grown on the tree top,Tiny tummies would be liking it lots.Any fruit flavourFor all to savour.Do stop by at the ice cream tree shop. If only the trees could grow lollipopsWith a sharp tangy taste of lemon…

Song: to Celia [“Drink to me only with thine eyes”]

Song: to Celia [“Drink to me only with thine eyes”]

Originally posted on February 5, 2021 @ 6:34 pmBY BEN JONSON Drink to me only with thine eyes,          And I will pledge with mine; Or leave a kiss but in the cup,          And I’ll not look for wine. The thirst that from the soul doth rise          Doth ask a drink divine; But might I of Jove’s nectar sup,          I would not change…

The Benefits Of Exercise

The Benefits Of Exercise

Originally posted on January 29, 2021 @ 3:39 pmBy Alan Balter All my life I’ve been extra large, plus   I’m known as a very large fellow.I would easily pass as a school district bus   If somebody painted me yellow. “No secret to losing weight,” I’ve been told.   “Just cut the fat from your diet.”“Get up…

My One, My Only, My Everything

My One, My Only, My Everything

Originally posted on January 21, 2021 @ 9:00 amBy D Lancaster For so long, I wished for the day.The day that our love would find its way.From my heart and into your soul,The feeling so strong, I had no control. When that day came, when I found you again,I vowed never to make the same…

I Will Be Here For You

I Will Be Here For You

Originally posted on January 15, 2021 @ 8:38 pmBy Angie M Flores When you’re sad and depressed,I will be here to put a smile on your face.  When you’re angry and frustrated,I will be here to calm you down. When you’re hurt and in tears,I will be here to wipe them away and mend the…