Hello, Guest!
Member’s Local Time

USA-EST

UK

South Australia

Your Personal Poetry Quote

WhatDoYouThinkPOLLS

Latest topics
» Happy Halloween !
Mon Oct 30 2017, 19:24 by Sue McDonald

» Friends Forever
Mon Oct 31 2016, 13:52 by RichieO

» Sundays
Wed Sep 14 2016, 13:55 by RichieO

» The Night Star
Wed Sep 14 2016, 13:44 by RichieO

» Mr Jeff Kernich
Tue Aug 09 2016, 23:56 by Sue McDonald

» For the ''Little Ones''
Tue Aug 09 2016, 21:42 by Sue McDonald

» R.I.P Mrs Jackson
Mon Aug 08 2016, 04:55 by Sue McDonald

» Desperate Dementia Times !
Sun Jul 31 2016, 02:15 by Sue McDonald

» Happy 60th Dear Sue
Wed Jul 06 2016, 07:43 by Sue McDonald

» Happy 6th Birthday Gabrielle
Wed Jun 15 2016, 18:17 by BC Williams

» Two Hearts Will Beat As One
Sun May 15 2016, 07:25 by Sue McDonald

» A Field
Sun Nov 29 2015, 20:42 by BC Williams

» It never goes away
Mon Jul 13 2015, 08:23 by Lucie

» If life were a drawing !
Mon Apr 27 2015, 00:32 by Sue McDonald

» Looking for Mum !
Wed Apr 22 2015, 00:43 by Sue McDonald

» The Old house On The Hill
Wed Feb 18 2015, 05:11 by Sue McDonald

» 40 Valentine Day's
Sat Feb 14 2015, 07:10 by Robert Anderson

» Galleon
Sun Oct 19 2014, 01:29 by RichieO

» shame
Thu Oct 09 2014, 12:38 by Lucie

» Robe of Righteousness
Thu Oct 02 2014, 16:47 by Cheryl Brickner

» Kassandra Phae
Sun Sep 07 2014, 07:53 by Lucie

» Happy Birthday !..So ! Now Your Eighteen !!
Fri Jun 13 2014, 21:19 by Sue McDonald

» Baby Gabrielle
Thu Jun 05 2014, 07:09 by peewee

» A Four Year Old Princess !
Wed Jun 04 2014, 23:41 by Sue McDonald

» Indian Tribe
Fri May 23 2014, 02:13 by RichieO

» Always there for me
Sun May 11 2014, 08:34 by peewee

» Talking to God
Tue May 06 2014, 03:35 by peewee

» Look Out !
Sat Apr 26 2014, 06:55 by Sue McDonald

» For those who know....
Tue Apr 15 2014, 18:51 by mikeschultz

» Post-Chemo Blues
Tue Apr 15 2014, 18:47 by mikeschultz

» Waves
Mon Apr 14 2014, 21:39 by RichieO

» Is this the last act?
Mon Apr 14 2014, 09:03 by Lucie

» Walk of Memory !
Mon Apr 14 2014, 08:51 by Lucie

» weather beaten
Mon Apr 14 2014, 08:26 by Lucie

» In Memory of Delrae Keough
Fri Apr 04 2014, 14:05 by mikeschultz

» Stray Cats and Yard Dogs
Fri Apr 04 2014, 14:01 by mikeschultz

» From the Thief on the Cross
Sun Mar 30 2014, 07:42 by mikeschultz

» my life in a grain of sand
Tue Mar 18 2014, 13:22 by Lucie

» Kiss
Fri Mar 14 2014, 20:28 by RichieO

» Better Living Through Modern Chemistry
Fri Mar 14 2014, 12:16 by Lucie

            

Allusive Fellow

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Allusive Fellow

Post  mikeschultz on Sat Feb 04 2012, 18:52

It is the enjoyment of delicious little moments like now
That most fill me with a warming, welcome desire to live.
A thoughtful writer of poetry, and an allusive fellow,

I strive with ideas and images, to write them, somehow
To know the beauty and joy, not just the horrors of Life,
And the enjoyment of delicious little moments like now,

Moments such as these, when poet and muse say, “Hello,”
And sit and talk. But then when she finally leaves, I cry,
A thoughtful writer of poetry, and an allusive fellow,

Writing for a forgiving perspective of my life. I frown.
What would bring me to be so eager as to try to forgive?
It is the enjoyment of delicious little moments like now.

Smiles come rarely to a worried face, and painfully slow
They trace but seldom reveal the mind behind the eye,
A thoughtful writer of poetry, and an elusive fellow.

Mornings spent writing poetic efforts, and study to know,
To understand, to write of the view from my sanctuary,
It is the enjoyment of delicious little moments like now,
To be a thoughtful writer of poetry, an allusive fellow.


Michael E. Schultz © January 29, 2008 (0912)

avatar
mikeschultz

Posts : 503
Author Credits : 942
Accolades : 13
Join date : 2011-11-11
Age : 64
Location : Crooksville, OH

Back to top Go down

Re: Allusive Fellow

Post  looby on Sun Feb 05 2012, 02:45

Beautifully written and understood Like

looby
Guest


Back to top Go down

Re: Allusive Fellow

Post  jinettyx on Sun Feb 05 2012, 07:15

Mike, I am so enjoying your work...Ditto what Lucie said my friend. Like
avatar
jinettyx
Author
Author

Posts : 788
Author Credits : 981
Accolades : 33
Join date : 2011-09-20

Back to top Go down

Re: Allusive Fellow

Post  mikeschultz on Sun Feb 05 2012, 11:02

Thank you both from the bottom of my heart.
avatar
mikeschultz

Posts : 503
Author Credits : 942
Accolades : 13
Join date : 2011-11-11
Age : 64
Location : Crooksville, OH

Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum