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  November 2021     1 year ago

Submitted Poems 4 total

Goodbye Poetry.com

Goodbye Poetry.com
D. Lechner, Jan 9, 2022

I thought my posting poems, on this web site would be cool.
There were so many authors, but I think that I was fooled.

For when I read the terms of use, each and every tiny line,
I see how they...

by David Lechner

added 2 years ago
The Ten Great Joys

The First great joy is not one to miss.
You will always recall your fist kiss.
In the movies, a car, or on the door step,
When lips first touch, a heel may even flip.

The second great joy is finishing school.
You and your friends are so...

by David Lechner

added 2 years ago
The Eleven Great Sadnesses

The first great sadness comes unexpected.
Suddenly one of your friends is now dead.
It seems like just the other day,
You two were together, maybe soccer did play.
Life goes on, all too soon, afterward.
The memories fade, but the scars are...

by David Lechner

added 2 years ago
An Ode to the Family SUV

An Ode to the Family SUV
D. Lechner, Oct 2021

Although it cannot walk or talk,
it was still a member of the family.
It went on all the special trips,
with us, our reliable old SUV.

It drove back and forth with you to work,
each morning...

by David Lechner

added 2 years ago

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Nice poem. You should write more! DL.

2 years ago

I like your work - but I hope you can write about hopeful, fun, and positive things too - one day, if not soon! Good luck! DL.

2 years ago

How can we "Subscribe" to an author, so that when they post a new poem we get a notice of it? That would be a really useful thing to do -

2 years ago


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