Joined: May 2021

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andylyle1   Junior Editor

From Ireland living in England do mostly rhyme

Submitted Poems 44 total

How long must I wait

How long must I wait
 For my life to begin
My patience was good
But it’s now wearing thin

I’ve asked for so little
To spare me this hell
All I want is a clear head
For me to be well

by Andy Lyle

added by andylyle1
1 month ago

Eyes closed tight

I’ve walked these roads with eyes closed tight
On summers days and winters nights
Never a car nor a van saw I
Just me, the road and the cloudy sky

by Andylyle1

added by andylyle1
2 months ago

Close Encounter

Clay clogged boots curb my flight
From bovine monster black and white
Who thinks I'm a pancake to toss
And my life would be no great loss
But I have news for this mighty bull
My boots are heavy but I have the will
To lots more nature walks complet...

by Andy Lyle

added by andylyle1
6 years ago

River of Love

My love for you is like a river
As bubbling stream it had it's start
Slowly building up momentum
Tugging gently at my heart

by Andy Lyle

added by andylyle1
6 years ago


How proud your stamen stands

With crown of pollen gold

Erupting from your petals

What beauty I behold

Your leaves upwards pointing

To your Maker in the sky

I stand transfixed oh Lily

To paint you I must try

But how to find the palette

by Andy Lyle

added by andylyle1
6 years ago

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Latest Comments: 4 total
Thank you for your kind rating of my poem

29 days ago

Glad to have had my old posts recovered. Just had someone elses picture which I changed, Will have to post some new material

1 month ago

Good write sharing our pain helps

1 month ago

really missed had lots of poems posted there and had two of their badges

2 months ago


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