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by robert adams
Thu Aug 31, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

Re: Open-ended

gotta stone you can loan me?
or are you just lonely and stoned?
or just a lonely stone?
or simply stoned alone?

naw, just a plain ole rock lookin for a roll....
by robert adams
Sun Dec 04, 2016 11:01 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

Re: Open-ended

would a heart of stone be better than no heart at all?
can you share your life with a stone?
can the stone share its life with you?
would it want to?
would you want it to?
by robert adams
Wed May 25, 2011 12:55 am
Forum: Lost Love
Topic: So Confused
Replies: 0
Views: 1400

So Confused

it is something in the eyes something that draws me in. that twinkle is back like it used to be. I don't know what to do about those eyes. I don't know what to do about anything. Every time I see her, I wind up crying. What am I feeling? Is it love? Is it lust? Is it just that old promise? Was there...
by robert adams
Wed Mar 09, 2011 7:34 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

Re: Open-ended

getting used to time going by
getting used to wondering why
can't get used to life alone
can't get used to your heart of stone.
by robert adams
Wed Mar 09, 2011 7:26 pm
Forum: Website News
Topic: we're baaack
Replies: 1
Views: 1885

Re: we're baaack

and another server move.....

I managed to keep the poems and the member names but lost the actual members in the database.
by robert adams
Fri Jun 19, 2009 11:25 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

Re: Open-ended

habits....

good or bad,
old and new,

some, like an old pair of shoes,
are very hard to get rid of.

some, like a new pair of shoes,
are very hard to get used to.
by robert adams
Sat Apr 07, 2007 6:50 pm
Forum: Website News
Topic: we're baaack
Replies: 1
Views: 1885

we're baaack

well, we're back after another server move.

robert
by robert adams
Mon Dec 04, 2006 1:09 pm
Forum: Dark
Topic: No Tomorrow
Replies: 1
Views: 1152

Hi, thanks for sharing your poem.

Nicely done and if fits the category...Dark.

I hope it is not truly how you are feeling.


luck and joy,
robert
by robert adams
Tue Aug 22, 2006 3:06 am
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

dare, dare, stare, stare, care, care, hare, hare, ...

wait, that is a rabbit,
maybe we should nabbit,
it could become a habbit,
of ...
daring to care about staring at the hare.
by robert adams
Tue Aug 22, 2006 2:54 am
Forum: New Love
Topic: Confused
Replies: 1
Views: 1176

good stuff, ah the confusion of not knowing.


robert
by robert adams
Tue Aug 22, 2006 2:53 am
Forum: New Love
Topic: Each Day
Replies: 2
Views: 2225

I like this one. short and to the point, and upbeat.

robert
by robert adams
Tue Aug 22, 2006 2:52 am
Forum: Dark
Topic: Black
Replies: 2
Views: 1381

glad you got better.


robert
by robert adams
Tue Aug 22, 2006 2:51 am
Forum: Dark
Topic: A Hurting Heart
Replies: 2
Views: 1408

I read this in a very fast tempo, one line after the other, no pauses, no breaths.

That is the way it feels to me. Like a race to get to the end.

robert
by robert adams
Tue Aug 22, 2006 1:34 am
Forum: PLEASE READ THIS FIRST!
Topic: First Time Visitors
Replies: 0
Views: 2878

First Time Visitors

Hi all, this is robert. I just wanted to welcome you and ask you to feel free to contribute any of your work. If you do not see a category that yours fits in, then by all means ask me and I will create it. Keep in mind, that this is the internet. Although your work is automatically copyrighted when ...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:25 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Yodel Yellers
Replies: 0
Views: 2247

Them Yodel Yellers

How about them Yodel Yellers, cain't they pierce? Up in them mountains, hollerin' so fierce. Souotin' them hoo-haws, screamin' them yays, Singin' them yodel-ate-si-yays. Look at them Yodel Yellers, Ain't they vogue Hittin' them high notes, yellin' that yo. Them golden throated Yodel Yellers, Ain't t...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:25 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Whisker Flickers
Replies: 0
Views: 1649

Them Whisker Flickers

How about them Whisker Flickers, Ain't they wierd? Sittin' there thinkin' and flickin' they beard. Flickin' they goatee, flickin' they muff, Flickin' it gently, flickin' it ruff. Look at them Whisker Flickers, Ain't they a twist? Some use they finger, some use they fist. Them itchy faced Whisker Fli...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:24 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Surf Surfs
Replies: 0
Views: 1310

Them Surf Surfs

How about them Surf Surfs, Ain't they dillies? Bobbin' on the water, like frogs on lilies. Ridin' them waves, racin' them winds, Wipin' them outs, Hangin' they tens. Look at them Surf Surfs, Ain't they fair? Sun burnt bodies, bright yeller hair. Them Sun-touched Surf Surfs, Out o' they gourd, Down o...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:23 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Sticker Gitters
Replies: 0
Views: 1257

Them Sticker Gitters

How about them Sticker Gitters, Ain't they neat? Gittin' them stickers in they feet. Gittin' them goat-heads, Gittin' them briars, Pickin' them out with sticker pickin' pliers! Look at them Sticker Gitters, Cain't they cuss! Soons git a sticker, Raise a mighty huge fuss. Them tender footed Sticker G...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:23 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Moose goosers
Replies: 0
Views: 1385

Them Moose goosers

How about them Moose goosers, Ain't they cluse? Up in them boondocks, goosin' them moose Goosin' them huge moose, goosin' them tiny, Goosin them medlin' moose in they hinny! Look at them Moose goosers, Ain't they dumb? Some use an umbrella, some use they thumb. Them obtuse Moose goosers, sneakin' th...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:23 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Hog Liver likers
Replies: 0
Views: 1360

Them Hog Liver likers

How about them hog liver likers, ain't they funny guys? Eatin' hog liver soup, eatin hog liver pies. Eatin' them cooked, eatin them raw Eatin' them hog livers suits they craw. Look at them hog liver likers, ain't they a disgrace? Hog liver juice, all over they face. Them pig lickin, high falutin', b...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:22 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Ewe Doers
Replies: 0
Views: 1614

Them Ewe Doers

How about them Ewe Doers, Ain't they news? Down in the pasture a doin' them Ewes. Doin' them big sheeps, doin' them little Doin' them lambs, hi-diddle-diddle! Look at them Ewe Doers, Ain't they creeps? High boots on, chasin' them sheeps. Them hooky dooky Ewe Doers, stompin' through the weeds, movin'...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:21 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Doodle Dashers
Replies: 0
Views: 1327

Them Doodle Dashers

ow about them doodle dashers, ain't they jewls? Jumpin' out o' bushes, waivin' they tools. Jumpin' out o' palm trees, jumpin' out o' shrubs, Leapin' out o' flowerbeds, waivin' they nubs. Look at them doodle dashers, ain't they queer, flagin' they tally-wacker, then disappear. Them ever-lovin' doodle...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:21 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Duck Pluckers
Replies: 0
Views: 1347

Them Duck Pluckers

How about them Duck Pluckers, Ain't they a shmucks? Pluckin' them fearthers off 'o them ducks. Pluckin' them Mallards, pluckin' them Coots, Pluckin' they duck hairs out by the roots! Look at them Duck Pluckers, Ain't they theifs? Some use tweezers, Some use a teeth. Them feather pluckin' Duck Plucke...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:20 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Beaver Cleavers
Replies: 0
Views: 1314

Them Beaver Cleavers

How about them beaver cleavers, ain't they rank? Cleavin' them beavers down on the bank. Cleavin' they heads and cleavin' they spine, Bonkin' them beavers, ev'ry one they find. Look at beaver cleavers ain't they a shock? Some use a ball-peen, some use a rock. Them ever clever beaver cleavers hidin' ...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:20 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Banjo Pickers
Replies: 0
Views: 1368

Them Banjo Pickers

Them Banjo Pickers, mighty funny ways, Same damn song, three or four days Them Banjo Pickers, all they know, Cumberland Gap, and Do-Si-Do, Them Banjo Pickers, talkin' 'bout strings, Banjo pegs, other such things! Them Banjo Pickers, poker-faced mugs, Never do smile, just play scruggs! Them Banjo Pic...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:19 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Tummy Gummers
Replies: 0
Views: 1320

Them Tummy Gummers

How about Them Tummy Gummers ain't they dummies? Havin' they fun a gummun' they tummies. Gummin them paunches out o' they mind Runnin' 'round shoutin' "It's tummy gummin' time" Look at them Them Tummy Gummers lurkin' in the yard, Waintin' for a jelly belly, catch it off guard. Them hell-be...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:19 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Dog Kickers
Replies: 0
Views: 1396

Them Dog Kickers

How about them Dog Kickers, Ain't they a crumbs? Kickin' them doggies in they buns. Kickin' them Afghans, kickin' them mutts, Kickin' them puppy dogs poor little butts! Look at them Dog Kickers, Ain't they Cute? Some use a shower shoe, Some use a boot. Them dad gum Dog Kickers, Ain't they mean, Run ...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:18 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Sand Pickers
Replies: 0
Views: 1295

Them Sand Pickers

How about them Sand Pickers, Ain't they grand? Sittin' on their haunches, Pickin' in the sand Pickin' in the wet sand, Pickin in the dry, Pickin' it fiercely, look at it fly! Look at them Sand Pickers, Ain't they slick? Some use they fingers, some use a stick. Them Seashore Sand Pickers, Ain't they ...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:18 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Hors D'oeuvres
Replies: 0
Views: 1426

Them Hors D'oeuvres

How about Hors D'oeuvres, Ain't they sweet?
Little piece of cheese, Little piece of meat!
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:18 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Stamp Lickers
Replies: 0
Views: 1223

Them Stamp Lickers

How about them Stamp Lickers, Ain't they champs? Drool, slurp slobber, lickin' them stamps. Lickin' them green stamps, lickin' them blue, Lickin' that paper, eatin' that glue! Look at them Stamp Lickers, Ain't they gung-ho! Lickin' them thrift stamps with they tongue -y-o. Them lolly guggle Stamp Li...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:17 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Lunch Toters
Replies: 0
Views: 1294

Them Lunch Toters

How about them Lunch Toters, Ain't they a bunch? Goin off to work, a totin' they lunch. Totin' them vittles, Totin' that chow, Eatin' it later, totin' it now! Look at them Lunch Toters, Ain't they funny? Some use a paper sack, Some use a gunny. Them food frugal Lunch Toters, Ain't they wise? Totin' ...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:16 pm
Forum: Mason Williams
Topic: Them Toad Suckers
Replies: 0
Views: 1250

Them Toad Suckers

How about them Toad Suckers, Ain't they clods? Sittin' there suckin' them green taody frogs. Suckin' them hopper toads, suckin' them chunckers, Suckin' them leapy types, suckin' them plunkers. Look at them Toad Suckers, Ain't they snappy? Suckin' them bog Frogs, sure makes them happy. Them hugger mu...
by robert adams
Wed Jun 28, 2006 9:02 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

falling off would be to easy,

just to give up, not a care,

but staying on, riding it out,

man, what a thrill, do I dare?
by robert adams
Sat Feb 11, 2006 2:32 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

peanut butter on the track,

better clean it off.

better to stay on track,

than to fall off.
by robert adams
Wed Dec 07, 2005 4:23 pm
Forum: Website News
Topic: Lumpy Burgertushie
Replies: 0
Views: 2261

Lumpy Burgertushie

This only takes a minute and its fun. Please don't be a bore and ruin it. Send it onto everyone you know including the person that sent it to you. Sometimes when you have a stressful day or week, you need some silliness to break up the day. Here is your dose... Follow the instructions to find your n...
by robert adams
Fri Dec 02, 2005 6:34 pm
Forum: Open-ended....
Topic: Open-ended
Replies: 8
Views: 4288

Open-ended

A single lonely leaf
hanging on.
Waiting for the next breeze
to set it free.
by robert adams
Fri Dec 02, 2005 5:12 pm
Forum: Personal
Topic: Dark Things
Replies: 0
Views: 1889

Dark Things

Sure, I have dark things inside. Things from the past. Pain Regret Sorrow But you don't want to know them. I don't want to give them life by putting them on the page. Why do that? They are there, I know it. Leave them alone, they are just fine where they are. Instead, let's think about now. About ho...
by robert adams
Fri Dec 02, 2005 2:47 am
Forum: Musings
Topic: Shade Tree
Replies: 0
Views: 1275

Shade Tree

Ok, I am going to write a poem. Here we go .... Wait, it's coming.... just a little bit longer.... I know it will be good.... Man, I just can't wait.... Ok, here it comes. Almost.... Get ready..... Well crap, it went away. Sorry about that. wait, what was that? Did you hear that? It sounded like a p...
by robert adams
Thu Dec 01, 2005 8:07 pm
Forum: Musings
Topic: Life and Chocolate
Replies: 0
Views: 1220

Life and Chocolate

Life is kinda like a box of chocolates
as someone once said.

If you stay out in the heat too long,
you just turn into a big brown lump.

robert
by robert adams
Thu Dec 01, 2005 8:03 pm
Forum: Personal
Topic: Before the Pain
Replies: 0
Views: 1181

Before the Pain

There was the flash then the primal fear the deep , dark , abject , fear . All I could do was growl, all I could see was the flame . Then it was gone, there was only pain, only resolution... Let's just get on with the healing . Life has always had to go on, no matter what, no matter who, no matter ...
by robert adams
Thu Dec 01, 2005 11:27 am
Forum: Twisted
Topic: BETWEEN WORLDS
Replies: 4
Views: 3655

HEY WHAT CAN I SAY MY NIGHTMARES ARE WICKED :twisted: BESIDES THAT, I AM A FAN OF HORROR :P :lol: :lol: ABBY I used to be a big fan of horror. I still am, but mainly in the kind that makes you think and/or is unexpected. I started watching horror movies when I was still small enough to hide in the ...
by robert adams
Thu Dec 01, 2005 1:12 am
Forum: Twisted
Topic: BETWEEN WORLDS
Replies: 4
Views: 3655

definitely in the right category :lol:

thanks,

robert
by robert adams
Thu Dec 01, 2005 1:10 am
Forum: Funny
Topic: Old Stuff
Replies: 3
Views: 2956

HMMMM DID I JUST READ THIS ONE ELSEWHERE :roll: :lol: REGARDLESS SHORT, BUT MEANINGFUL :D THANKS FOR SHARING, ABBY http://www.poetrypoem.com/glasshouse well, I wrote it some time ago. It has been published here and at Kara Dawns site and that is all as far as I know. by the way. thanks for all the ...
by robert adams
Thu Dec 01, 2005 1:07 am
Forum: Dark
Topic: Room With A View
Replies: 6
Views: 2957

OK I SIGNED IN :lol: JUST TO LET YOU KNOW, BEING THAT I HAVE A HARD TIME SEEING :shock: I TYPE IN CAPS OK :wink: BUT I TYPE LOWER CASE IN POETRY :lol: *ALSO IS IT ALRIGHT THAT I PUT PICS W/MY POETRY IF NOT THATS FINE, LET ME KNOW :) ABBY http://www.poetrypoem.com/glasshouse the caps are no probem a...
by robert adams
Wed Nov 30, 2005 4:48 am
Forum: Dark
Topic: Room With A View
Replies: 6
Views: 2957

Anonymous wrote:A ROOM WITH A VIEW, JUST READ IT AND IT'S REALLY GOOD
I CAN RELATE TO THIS TYPE OF WRITING! 8)

WELL DONE,
ABBY/GLASSHOUSE

www.poetrypoem.com/glasshouse

PS: Will return and read more tomorrow :wink:

Thanks Abby, your stuff is pretty amazing.


robert
by robert adams
Wed Nov 30, 2005 1:13 am
Forum: Website News
Topic: Hi There!
Replies: 0
Views: 2795

Hi There!

Hi fellow bards, I am here because, When life gets hard, I need a pause. A pause to reflect, on the world around me, and not to neglect, the things that astound me. So be aware of the here, and be aware of the there, But don't forget the you, that is neither here nor there, but is somewhere. Leave u...
by robert adams
Wed Nov 30, 2005 1:01 am
Forum: Happy
Topic: Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock
Replies: 1
Views: 1336

Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock

Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock NOW ... is suddently the past. Today wil be yesterday, tomorrow. Time just doesn't last. Worry about what's happening now, not what happened before. Get rid of the long gone problems, kick them out the door. Each day is full of promise! of many great things to come. The world i...
by robert adams
Sat Jul 31, 2004 10:46 am
Forum: Musings
Topic: filled with sadness
Replies: 2
Views: 2255

filled with sadness

This is more an essay than a poem, but as I was reading all these "Dark Poetry"; I am filled with sadness for those that are filled with sadness. As I absorb the pain, the despair, the lonliness, I cry out. I am filled with anger for those that want to leave it all behind. I am filled with hope for ...
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 4:51 am
Forum: Sad
Topic: WHY
Replies: 0
Views: 1166

WHY

    pain
    hurt
    frustration
    jealousy
    confusion
    fear
    love
    hate
    why me
    why you


    why


robert adams
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 4:46 am
Forum: New Love
Topic: You Are
Replies: 0
Views: 1524

You Are

You are:
All That I Am

All That I Need

All That I Want

and
All That I Ever Will Be





robert adams
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 4:42 am
Forum: Lost Love
Topic: Memories
Replies: 0
Views: 1154

Memories

I remember your smile.... and I cry. I remember your touch.... and I cry. I remember your laugh... and I cry. I remember your tears... and I cry. I remember your hair... and I cry. I remember your lips... and I cry. I remember your eyes... and I cry. and yet... I rejoice in my memories of you!!!
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 4:37 am
Forum: New Love
Topic: TWO Hearts
Replies: 2
Views: 1968

TWO Hearts

Two hearts, so full of love
Two hearts, so full of hope
Two hearts, so full of promise
Two hearts, so full of each other.



robert adams
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 4:36 am
Forum: Dark
Topic: Room With A View
Replies: 6
Views: 2957

Room With A View

Room With A View I sit in my room-alone and lonely afraid to venture out, half afraid to venture inward. This room is my sanctuary or is it my prison? Some days I love the solitude, some nights I hate the emptiness. It can be so big I can't find myself or so small I can't get away from myself. My r...
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 4:31 am
Forum: New Love
Topic: I'm A Bitch
Replies: 1
Views: 1627

I'm A Bitch

I LOVE YOU!
EVEN WHEN I BITCH
AND MOAN AND GROAN
ABOUT THINGS THAT DON'T MATTER
BUT THEY DO MATTER
ONLY NOT NEARLY AS MUCH
AFTERWARDS.

NOTHING YOU COULD DO OR I MIGHT SAY
COULD CHANGE MY LOVE FOR YOU!!


robert adams
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 3:57 am
Forum: Lost Love
Topic: Look What Thoughts Will Do
Replies: 2
Views: 1843

Look What Thoughts Will Do

There seems to be a lump in my throat; It wasn't there before. Before I thought of you. Isn't that strange, a tear; It wasn't there a moment ago. The moment before I thought of you. My heart is pounding so fast; just all of a sudden. When I suddenly thought of you. Look what thoughts can do; when no...
by robert adams
Sat Jun 19, 2004 3:23 am
Forum: Musings
Topic: Serious Reflection
Replies: 0
Views: 1375

Serious Reflection

I pause to reflect
on life and love
on hate and death
on good and evil
on happy and sad
mmmmmmmmmm......

OK, I'm done now.


robert adams
by robert adams
Fri May 28, 2004 2:52 am
Forum: Funny
Topic: Old Stuff
Replies: 3
Views: 2956

Old Stuff

Old lines
Old rhymes
Lost loves
Lost times
Broken hearts
Broken promises
Sharp words
Sharp tongues
Sad eyes
Sad looks

I gotta quit reading my old stuff!


robert adams
by robert adams
Fri May 28, 2004 2:51 am
Forum: Funny
Topic: Words Man
Replies: 0
Views: 1498

Words Man

Poetry is just words man, they don't have to rhyme or even keep time. They don't have to mean anything ....to you. Words can be beautiful or very ugly. A word is but a thought captured forever until it is erased. Would you call these ramblings poetry. I wouldn't, It's just words, man. robert adams
by robert adams
Fri May 28, 2004 2:50 am
Forum: Lost Love
Topic: Lost Soul
Replies: 1
Views: 1578

Lost Soul

Has it been a year? seems like only a day. or maybe eternity. I miss you so much sometimes my heart hurts. I've loved you all my life even before we met. The kind of deep, complete love I can never forget or regret. At times I want to die without you. or live without you. robert adams
by robert adams
Fri May 28, 2004 2:49 am
Forum: Musings
Topic: JOY
Replies: 0
Views: 1340

JOY

need to write something new something that may not rhyme or even be in time but just might no new love to shout about no lost love to cry over lots and lots of joy in the world I'll just shout and cry about that JOY JOY JOY it's everywhere In the laughter of a young girl In the smile of those watchi...
by robert adams
Tue May 11, 2004 9:42 pm
Forum: Website News
Topic: Welcome
Replies: 0
Views: 1207

Welcome

Post whatever you want in here.
Just keep it civil, no ads, etc, you know the drill.


robert
by robert adams
Tue May 11, 2004 9:39 pm
Forum: Musings
Topic: AHHHH
Replies: 0
Views: 1199

AHHHH

Just a little noise to pass the time
I really don't have anything to say
Sometimes I just want to ryhme
It is just one of those days.


robert
by robert adams
Sun May 02, 2004 2:05 am
Forum: Website News
Topic: New site
Replies: 0
Views: 1416

New site

Hi all, welcome to the new Poetry from the Heart site.
The old site went the way of all good databases.
One little click and, POOF, it was gone.

oh well, :? :oops: :wink:

robert

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