Posts tagged ‘kids’

November 11, 2018


by Richard Rensberry, author at QuickTurtle Books® and



The sound of children

comes in swells

like the sea…. I love

how they fill the emptiness and silence

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September 15, 2018


by dokurtybitz

Moving away,
Leaving the role

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February 15, 2015

A Thousand Smiles

by Tiffany Layne

I captured a thousand smiles
Posted them in a book
So one day I could go back
And see all the pictures I took

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June 23, 2014

Will I ever know?

by Emily Page

Will I ever know if you loved me?
Will you ever say those words to me now?
Will you ever tell me your secret?
I’m trying to figure out how.

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February 25, 2014

A “Raising Children” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

I just had the joyous pleasure of spending a week with my daughter and celebrating her thirty second birthday with her. Though I talk to her several times a week, I had not seen her for two years due to scheduling conflicts and limits on vacation days, etc.

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February 19, 2014


by dokurtybitz

Childish, churlish nature
End result
Parental fail
Will the daemon-beast
Learn from the world
Or continue
Shitting up it’s cage

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December 19, 2013

You Won’t Be There

by Emily Page

You won’t be there, I know, but
Anticipation burns.
The thought of maybe seeing you
My aching heart it yearns.

You won’t be there, I know, but
At this Christmas do,
I know my heart will wander from
My loved ones, friends, to you.

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October 4, 2013

Party Time (Teractys)

by PookyH



And Ice Cream.

Just what we need

For a magnificent birthday party!

June 28, 2013


by dokurtybitz

Death peeks around
Waiting on the fence
Child follows parent
Examples one hopes
Would be avoided

June 23, 2013


by dokurtybitz

Bright enemy
Attacking eyes and skin
I suffer her harsh embrace
Watching my precious
Frolic and play