Most times, poetry just flies right on by my head, like the seagull you don’t notice, until you buy a hotdog from the vendor on the pier, and the dive bombing begins.
Category: Positive Poetry
I’m no poet, and I know it. (See what I did there?) Positive poetry that makes sense (to me, at least) can be found here.
Thinking, by Walter D. Wintle
If you think you are beaten, you are;If you think you dare not, you don’t.If you’d like to win, but you think you can’t,It is almost a cinch you won’t. If you think you’ll lose, you’ve lost;For out in this world we findSuccess begins with a person’s willIt’s all in the state of mind. If…… Continue reading Thinking, by Walter D. Wintle
I Bargained with Life for a Penny…by Jessie B. Rittenhouse
“I bargained with Life for a penny, And Life would pay no more, However I begged at evening… When I counted my scanty store; For Life is just an employer, He gives you what you ask, But once you have set the wages, Why, you must bear the task. I worked for a menial’s hire,…… Continue reading I Bargained with Life for a Penny…by Jessie B. Rittenhouse