Author: Barbara Goodhew
I always thought jealousy was flattering.
Took it as a compliment.
But when someone is jealous they act and say things that are rude.
I dislike people that are crude, mean and mallicious.
That's why they call it the Green Eyed Monster.
People that are envious and jealous are
Comments on this poem/writing:
|Nathalia Haro (188.8.131.52) -- Monday, January 29 2007, 06:35 am|
i didn't get it at all and most people lyk poems dat rym so i think u should work on it a bit
|barb (184.108.40.206) -- Monday, January 29 2007, 10:27 pm|
My thoughts don't rhyme and I can't make them rhyme. My thoughts just come out plain and simple sorry for waisting your time.
|shan (220.127.116.11) -- Wednesday, January 31 2007, 01:22 pm|
i think it's sickning that monsters exhist the way they do.. they're everywhere... jealously green-eyedly EVERYWHERE................ and surely it was not a waist of time.. it is beautiful TRUTHFUL poetry. LOVED it :-D
|barb telling it like it is (18.104.22.168) -- Wednesday, January 31 2007, 03:17 pm|
I'm glad you enjoyed it with no rhymes. I was glad you got the point I was making jealousy of good things to others is sick. Saying nasty remarks all because they got what you didn't.grr
|barb (22.214.171.124) -- Wednesday, January 31 2007, 08:09 pm|
Roses are Red,
Violets are blue,
So do you.
I worked on my rhyming. And this is what I came up with.lol
|shan (126.96.36.199) -- Thursday, February 1 2007, 01:56 am|
some houses are sticks
some rocks are stones
some people are sick
with jealousy in their bones
i definately got your point.. and enjoyed it as i do all your work! SO talentedly expressed, as always!!!
|barb (188.8.131.52) -- Thursday, February 1 2007, 03:09 am|
Some have our taste and some don't. I liked your little comment and it rhymes! lol thanks for the support.
|Capricorn (184.108.40.206) -- Thursday, February 1 2007, 09:37 am|
Perhaps Nathalia hasn't heard of Free Verse, which is not supposed to rhyme. These days you can write which way you want -- rhyming or unrhymed poetry.
On to your poem Barb. I think when jealousy gets out of hand it becomes evil -- and yes, they are monsters then.
|barb (220.127.116.11) -- Thursday, February 1 2007, 01:56 pm|
Thanks alot Cap so my writing is called Free Verse.
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