vinebar

Elusive Is Our Search For The Glory Of Hope: 5 Poems
Author: Colin Stewart

vinebar

Jim Morrison came back but didn't get far.
Unbridled addictions taunted him like an emotional scar
and with a stomach fermenting like an old fruit jar
he sits with his lost poetry at the end of this bar!

---

Their colonies withstand the test of time
reproducing with its trademark of a dirty crime
invincible to the thought of any final term.
God bless the last man who fights the germ!

---

It's a dark place that he must adore.
I've caught him laying there once before.
Under my bed of sanctuary his back gets sore
but I rarely see the man who lives next door!

---

From each corner of the earth and in between
hunger is prevalent and has always seen
this sustenance of life succumb to defeat
but can't this whole damn planet afford to eat!

---

If the dead could account for a published book
another library would be built for a closer look
at the thousands of titles with an author's claim
to rewrite history and clear their shame!

vinebar

Comments on this poem/writing:

 
Name:                                           Remember Me

Comment Title:

Comment / Ammendment:

Please complete the recaptcha below for spam prevention:

Click here to read other Poems by Colin Stewart

vinebar

Poetic Dreams Other's Poetic Dreams Submit a Poem New This Week Forum Home

Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved.   No part of this website, including all pictures and written words,  may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without  permission of the original author of the work.  All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner.  All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail: dreamer@dreamersreality.com  so the proper person may be notified.