Poetry Blogs (own path)

own path (Remove filter)

Popular last 30 days

Recent Comments

keith jeffries on THE COLLECTOR (1 hour ago)

David Subacchi on THE COLLECTOR (1 hour ago)

keith jeffries on This Friday (2 hours ago)

raypool on TOMMY BILLS (2 hours ago)

raypool on This Friday (2 hours ago)

Hazel ettridge on The Librarian (2 hours ago)

Hazel ettridge on PROTEST (2 hours ago)

steve black on This Friday (3 hours ago)

steve black on Gift (3 hours ago)

jennifer Malden on TOMMY BILLS (3 hours ago)

Left Alone | A Poem by Guy Farmer

entry picture

It didn't work out,
Maybe because it 
Wasn't meant to be but,
More likely, due to
His penchant for 
Trying to force 
Something to happen
When it really
Should be left alone
On its own path.

-----

Read more of my deep short poems at https://www.unconventionalbeing.com/.

 

Read and leave comments (0)

lifeown pathpoemsstruggles

The Father's Curse

entry picture

 

The Father’s Curse

 

I am not  the man you used to be

 

the acorn falling softly

in the shade of your tree

raising ungrateful sons

to their own prosperity

fighting a war

so that others could be free

the nurturing of potential

that you swore you couldn’t see

expected to take root

and share your ancient symmetry

being a loving father

when it wasn’t m...

Read and leave comments (1)

destinyfatherfootstepsown pathsonungrateful

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message