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Poems Of Life

Poems Of Life

By Carlton D Kennedy

Published by Carlton D Kennedy at Shakespir

Copyright 2016 Carlton D Kennedy

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The Artist.

The artist knows of what they preform

The gift they have is embedded when born.

Each traveling show they take a bow

The everlasting applause they receive is then and now.

Many awards or just a review

Is how they begin to write lines new.

A performance well reached of those who speak

They say you entertain but never too bleak.

A stage is a space that needs your face

An artist like you connects with that place.

Many fans that wish you well from month to year

The very best are ones that buy you a beer.

Children Sit Down.

The children sit down to eat food at home

A strong suggestion that no one uses their phone.

No ipads no vines as they pass the time

Let’s talk and laugh to know they are fine.

One kick hear one kick there

You pass the carrots with a smiling stare.

They speak of days they play with friends

Actions and adventures playfulness sends.

The deep devotion you show your kids

Is of utmost importance and first on your list.

They slip away into rooms they sleep

To have conversations that can be deep.

Just hope they’re safe and know your there

For the times they will need to know you really care.


Small to you is big to me

No matter the size it’s what it will be.

The time you give is precious enough

I’m always thankful you show your love.

Keep me safe in mind and heart

As nothing will stop us being apart.

Look up.

Everyday is one more chance

To give a smile to people you pass.

The longing for acceptance is always there

Until you say something they will not care.

Look up i say don’t stare at pavements

As someone might need you for a lasting favour.

Just look around what do you see

Is there something you hadn’t noticed that now sets you free.

Take home the conversations you hear on the train

Think of those less fortunate and create a gesture that will remain.

Still in Love

He speaks to me from days gone by

When history remembered those memories were mine.

He forgot to ask me how i’d been

Probably knowing that i’d thought of him in a dream.

Others not sure of what they see

It’s been so long since him and me.

Catching up is awkward enough

Especially when they moved on but you’re still in love.


Poems Of Life

Poetry is something you can share with others to create a feeling that they may empathise with. share of a creative mind is a way to give to others and try to inspire. From North west England - Lover of nature and Photography. I enjoy writing from my mind and heart in a creative way of my own.I write mostly poetry including Free verse poems and i write short story's. I don't follow other writers ways, i just try to create my own. Everyone has there own style and i just enjoy sharing mine. Growing up in the 1980's i really enjoyed the music around me, i then went on to learn the piano although when in my teens i soon found other things to take me away from it. I still write songs in my spare time and really enjoy photography. I come from a working class family and have so far lived a life of many collective experiences. Thank you for taking the time to take a look at my books. Have a great day.

  • ISBN: 9781370404278
  • Author: Carlton D Kennedy
  • Published: 2016-10-19 16:35:13
  • Words: 518
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