October 11, 2006 3:59pm CST
Does anyone write poetry? Do you have a favorite poem, sonnet, or prayer you'd like to share? I love to read poetry. It can be romantic, meaningful, or funny. I always liked Shel Silverstein, "Where the sidewalk Ends". They were amusing as a child! http://folktalesmyths.suite101.com/article.cfm/the_poetry_of_shel_silverstein Dr. Seuss was an all-time favorite that I still read to my kids too! http://www.gpschools.org/ci/ce/elem/holidays/drseuss.htm
19 Oct 06
I like writing songs and poetry but they're not much in terms of standard I think. Love Shakespeare- doing 12th Night for Literature in school now. Here's my favourite sonnet of his #116 Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove: O no! it is an ever-fixed mark That looks on tempests and is never shaken; It is the star to every wandering bark, Whose worth's unknown, although his height be taken. Love's not Time's fool, though rosy lips and cheeks Within his bending sickle's compass come: Love alters not with his brief hours and weeks, But bears it out even to the edge of doom. If this be error and upon me proved, I never writ, nor no man ever loved.
15 Oct 06
how's this? I sensed the end was near. I saw the emptiness in his eyes. I heard the troubled sounds of his breathing. I felt him slipping away… I continued to hope…and dream… But the raging waters ran too deep, consuming everything --- except his soul.
• Janesville, Wisconsin
14 Dec 06
Yes, My Sunrist Sunset Healing Prayer.. Heinzist Tradition. Spirit taught it to me in a dream. May the Love and the Light, And the Healing Energies Please come to me. May the Love and the Light, And the Healing Energies, Please come surround me. May the Love and the Light, and the Healing Energies, Please flow through me. May the Love and the Light, and the Healing Energies, Heal all those around me. - DNatureofDTrain's Beliefs.. Heinzism