• Humor


    Lines of promise are what happy poems are all about.

    Words like despair and empty play on a poet's drought.

    Is the happiness or drought a barometer of a poet's clout,

    Or merely a reflection of a poet's doubt?

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    The true philosopher and the true poet are one, and a beauty, which is truth, and a truth, which is beauty, is the aim of both.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Poet (1803-1882)

    alanya’s Poems (15)

    Title Comments
    Title Comments
    invisible things 0
    chronicle of things 1
    at one's end 1
    desperation 0
    nature 0
    cross words 0
    feeling good 1
    untitled 9-28-10 0
    8-1-10 untitled 2 1
    untitled 8-1-10 0
    Ode to an Era 0
    Thawing Out 1
    winter 0
    brainstorm 0
    poets 1