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Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2021

Reads: 96

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I was thinking about my childhood and, my childhood home. Read More

Tags: romantic, free, poem, sad, verse

Got an idea while scrolling through Tinder. Read More

Tags: free, poem, sad, verse, hopeful

Poem / Poetry

December 26, 2020

Reads: 98

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not great but, some ideas I liked too much to scrap Read More
About a resident of a nursing home I met. Read More

Tags: poetry, free, poem, verse

I'd love to hear your thoughts on this. Read More

Tags: novel, verse

This collection of poems presents a unique perspective on enduring themes--love, existentialism, the darker side of life in an urban environment, loneliness, quiet heroism and the transcendent power of poetry to rebuild weary souls and teach lessons we may not want to learn. Although several of the poems in this… Read More
Durn, this'll tell you jes' why writing poetry is so tough. Read More

Reads: 215

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Dedicated to Agnes Johnson (1948-2013) who died 7 years ago today on March 6, 2013. Read More

Reads: 617

Comments: 18

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story of love and hate, of hope and despair, in verse. Read More
I wrote it years back, just some lines and when I the pages recently I decided to post it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 01, 2019

Reads: 255

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My first freeverse poem. About my grandfather and the legacy he left after his passing. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2017

Reads: 532

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: horror, poem, verse

Longest Poem written by Parekh contains a Herculean, 7389 words, 46257 characters. Composed in his own inimitable style and with stupendous intensity all throughout, the poem is a royal treatise to the chapters of the English language and is the first of its kind evolved in pure poetic verse till… Read More
A candid essay regarding the Bible and whether its contents, although divinely inspired should be taken literally and if not should it therefore be amended further? Read More
Light verse about an every day item. Read More
Something I scraped from the back of my mind.. Read More
Lost within…. A pitch black forest Surround by cages To keep things trapped in. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 13, 2014

Just a free verse. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 03, 2014

Reads: 546

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about feeling so controlled you can't breath. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2014

An allegorical tale of a rose, written in Decapentasyllabic verse. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 21, 2014

A representational poem promoting spirituality Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 03, 2014

A symbolist rendering Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2014

Reads: 514

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What gift do you buy the man that has it all! Read More
THE WALLACE CONNECTION A CRIMINAL PLOT IN VERSE, SCENES MONOLOGUES Music & Songs By J.L. Woodcock Read More
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