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Chasing Happiness

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

Chasing happiness across an endless field of dreams Always wanting more and never getting there Working for a distant goal and never living now Wishing you were something that you’re not The further that you push it seems the further off it goes But one thing is true in life No matter...

Poetry | Updated Jan 17, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Happiness,Chasing,Pursuit,Futility,Pgordonkennedy,Poem,Poetry

Of Being Blue

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

A mistake with a magical potion leaves Xen with blue skin. His elf friends tell him not to worry; the wizard Mernomus wants to help, but gets upset when things don't go as he planned. Only Xen can decide his own fait. Will he choose wisely?

Short Story | Updated Dec 12, 2010 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Shortstory,Fantasy,Love,Blue,Magic,Wizard,Elves,Potion,Fiction,Pgordonkennedy,Xen

The Case Of Mr. S. Claus

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

A parody of the Santa Claus story and a criticism of the commercialization of Christmas.

Short Story | Updated Oct 19, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Parody,Satire,Humor,Spoof,Christmas,Holiday,Santaclaus,Short,Story,Micro,Fiction,Pgordonkennedy

Not A Boy Anymore

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

Time has gone by The days once so long Now they fly like darts All that I was once has gone And I think “what’s the sense in life” For I’m not a boy anymore

Poetry | Updated Oct 19, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Change,Growth,Boy,Transition,Life,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

The Bones

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

A poem about the great and terrible costs of not giving peace a chance.

Poetry | Updated Sep 24, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: War,Dark,Conflict,Destruction,Aftermath,Poem,Poetry,Cost,Pgordonkennedy


By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

Shall we follow along like robots Blindly believing what the experts say? Shall we be as senseless cogs Making others fame and fortune? Shall we be as the rest of the contented sheep Or shall we stand in our own glory Individual yet united? Surly we must light this fuse Without delay Before...

Poetry | Updated Sep 1, 2010 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Revolution,Conformity,Individualism,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

The Choice (P. Gordon Kennedy Poem)

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

Growth or sustainability Blind faith or the light of knowledge Comfort or Truth Unity or division War or Peace The future The choice The world Is in our hands

Poetry | Updated Aug 31, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Choice,World,Future,Humanity,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

Twilight Of The Dawn

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

In a world such divided in its wealth Monstrous fait shall overcome Flying twilight of the dawn Illuminating the darkest hour With a false sun in the night Flying twilight of the dawn The great temples of avarice and wealth Are now but shadows burnt in stone Flying twilight of the dawn

Poetry | Updated Jul 17, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Twilight,Dawn,Darkness,Greed,Wealth,Division,Futility,Illumination,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy


America (P. Gordon Kennedy Poem)

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

A poem about the nation of America, I wrote the first draft of this poem on July 4, 2010. The poem has 13 lines to symbolize the 13 original colonies.

Poetry | Updated Jul 5, 2010 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: America,Unitedstates,Poem,Fourthofjuly,Nation,United,Neworderfortheages,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

Destiny Oblivion

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

All things, All thoughts, all feelings It dissolves them It takes all memories And it annihilates them Ever monstrous, ever merciful Malevolent, yet divine Wealth and poverty Fame and obscurity Success and failure Its swirling tides obliterate For all is destined for oblivion

Poetry | Updated Jun 23, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Oblivion,Destiny,Fait,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

Oh Empire

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

One of my shortest, yet most profound poems.

Poetry | Updated Jun 6, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Empire,Spark,Moment,Fleeting,Oblivion,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

Infinitum (P. Gordon Kennedy Poem)

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

A poem about life. The three ages in the poem, 14, 34, and 68 represent the three phases of life, youth, adulthood, and old age.

Poetry | Updated May 31, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Infinitum,Infinity,Time,Life,Phasesoflife,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

And God Is There

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

I gaze upon the stars above Little specks of light in the dark and formless void And god is there I stare into the depths of the sea Countless creatures swim in water many fathoms deep And god is there I look upon the land Lush greenery and trees beyond count And god is there I peer into the...

Poetry | Updated Apr 12, 2010 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: God,Spirituality,Nature,Spirit,Poem,Poetry,Pgordonkennedy

Death Of Empire

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

Moonless night Darkness hides fait In the black sky Iron falling Propeller turning An era about to end On a hilltop a palace A sacred temple to wealth and excess Wealth for some whilst most are starving Turning wheels and toil Beaten and repressed So the king sits upon his golden throne Air...

Poetry | Updated Apr 10, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,Empire,War,Justice,Repression,Divineright,Bombing,Palace,Endofera,Poem,Poetry,Allegory,Pgordonkennedy

The Toilet Filter

By Pgordon  (booksie.com)

The crazy quest to replace that nasty clogged toilet Filter.

Short Story | Updated Mar 31, 2010 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Humor,Funny,Crazy,Toilet,Toilethumor,Filter,Problems,Weird,Clogged,Shortstory,Pgordonkennedy

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