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Submitted Poems 6 total

Over There

Hope migrates to
sunny Island shores.
There is no sorrow,
roses always bloom,
and the birds of paradise
fly forever free.
The salty ocean
cleanses the rot
from the skin
and the heart.
Written by
Thomas W. Case

by Thomas W. Case

added by casepoet
3 months ago

I was Painting You

I know they look like sunrises and sunsets, but I was painting you.
When I painted all the rivers that lead to the oceans, and the glorious starry nights, and the flowers; the sublime orchids and the tender roses.
In the end
and from the beginning...

by Thomas W. Case

added by casepoet
7 months ago

Teardrops on a Glass Pipe

Sometimes, on rainy days I stare out the
windows; the shadows play
I see happier times,
when we were decent to each other.
Yellow flowers, blue skies, I blink
and then the rain
looks like tear drops on a glass pipe,
or dragons rising in t...

by Thomas W. Case

added by casepoet
7 months ago

Days Like These

Sometimes, when I
talk to the ex,
I feel strong
as a rope.
Nothing she says
or does fazes me.
I guard my emotions
and keep the
conversation strictly
about the kids, and
how we can better

by Thomas W. Case

added by casepoet
7 months ago

Tide Pool

There, in the
tide pool, dappled by
the sun, is birth and death,
and the spark that continues.
It leaves mankind in a wake of regret.
What have I to do with the albatross
Or sea lion?
I can but write, while they fly and roar.
I gaze upon the Pacif...

by Thomas W. Case

added by casepoet
7 months ago

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Great poet

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Reminds me of Robinson Jeffers

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