Posts tagged ‘tribute’

January 18, 2019


by thereluctantpoet

mary oliver

By Charles Robert Lindholm

“The Most Regretful People On Earth Are Those Who Felt The Call To Creative Work, Who Felt Their Own Creative Power Restive And Uprising, And Gave To It Neither Power Nor Time.”
– Mary Oliver

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October 3, 2017


by Venkat

*Alliteration Poem – Treasure*
1st Oct’17  ~by Venkat

Tombs timeless, talk tales
To time, to tombs, to truths
Trails, traits, trysts, triumphs
Tapered thoughts, tainted thrones
Tulips torn, tulips treasured
Touch tales, timeless tombs


September 6, 2017

~ Dearest Father…

by A. L. O'Prunty

~ Dearest Father
Your death 
Left a void
An eternal pause 
Beyond the eithers

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November 24, 2015

~ As the Clock Unwinds

by A. L. O'Prunty

My love grows old

I grow older still

Entwined as the vine

Our hearts

Vast as the oceans wide

Our memories

Yet fleeting, this time,

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April 20, 2015

~ He Sat On the Boardwalk 

by A. L. O'Prunty

He sat on the boardwalk

Whistling Sinatra

People passed

Glanced askance

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September 1, 2014

~ Father of Song of Golden Lyre ~

by A. L. O'Prunty

~ Father of Song of Golden Lyre ~

Father of song of golden lyre
Play sweetly
That slumber I may find:

Charmer of all living things
Divine your hymns, divine your strings
Venerated by humankind
Soother of lonely souls that pine

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April 2, 2014

Wausau – A Rispetto tribute to my home town

by aquietwalk


Rispetto challenge 

I do recall many a lovely vista view,

My friends and childhood memories

When just a lad where everyone knew

Beyond lakes, rivers and summer breeze

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April 10, 2013

The tribute to My Parents

by Shashi Moore

(via Looking for the sweet spot)

The tribute to My Parents

Six feet tall

He stands out always in a crowd

Not of his height, but of his charm

Full firm lips yet gentle on my cheeks

My Father

Fell head over heels in love with his petit neighbour

MY Mother


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August 29, 2012

hero — a poem prompted by reason2rhyme

by billgncs

Karen at reason2rhyme has suggested we write a poem to tribute a hero. Stop by and give it a try.

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