AuthorsDen.com   Join | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  Alexandra* OneLight* Authors & Creations, iSteve Kerr, iDonna Lynch, iCraig Hartpence, iRobert Campbell, iLonnie Hicks, iJay Onwukwe, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Linda M Hill

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Sponsor Me!
· Articles
· Poetry
· Blog
· 610 Titles
· 9,388 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Jun, 2002

Linda M Hill, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Charley Sunday's Texas Outfit!
by Stephen Lodge

In a day and age where reliance on cellphones, computers, cable and fast food is essential, how many people actually have the chance to step back in time to experience a ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
PAPER DREAMS
by Phyllis Burton

A young librarian discovers old love-lettters in a book and she is catapulted into a web of terror and deceit...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  in honor of
  2.  Water Baby
  3.  Blue Morpho
  4.  Your Own Nuclear Power
  5.  For Emily
  6.  Defeat
  7.  Woodsmoke and Possibility....
  8.  I Wish I Could Tell You...
  9.  Free Spirit
  10.  Traveler's Lament
  11.  I'm So Happy
  12.  reevaluation
  13.  Heaven on Earth
  14.  In The Bath
  15.  My Scars
  16.  Last Birthday
  17.  larger voice
  18.  Eclipse
  19.  I Am . . .
  20.  Kaleidoscope World





Anonymous Faces
by Linda M Hill
Thursday, March 25, 2004
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Linda M Hill
•  God Bless The Ones
•  I'm Going Home With Jesus
•  Let Me Introduce You...
•  So You Say You Are An Atheist
•  Bullying
           >> View all 609



Anonymous faces
Stare at me
Then go home
To their TV
This cold bench
Is where I stay
Wonder if I'm
In the way
Hunger ravaging
Deep in my gut
Infection in
A ragged cut
Only coldness
All around
Lonely makes
A hell of a sound

***********************

Anonymous faces
Rush on by
Not seeing the
Tears I cry
The pain of living
Is too much
I ache for one
Tender touch
Every day is
Always the same
Playing the
Survival game
Walking these old
Streets alone
Hope and will
Are long gone

***********************

Anonymous faces
They don't care
Smell of chicken
In the air
The world is swiftly
Moving on
I'm standing still
Existing alone
No bed to sleep in
But a cold ground
Nothing to eat
But some scraps I found
I don't own much
Just the clothes on my back
A lifetime of living
In a paper sack

Linda Hill 2003
Revised Repost
Lindas Website
Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!


Reviewed by larry linville 12/19/2007
Linda, this is so touching. Very well written.

Larry
Reviewed by Michelle Kidwell Power In The Pen 4/6/2004
Linda... this is an amazing write...
God Bless
~Michelle~
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 3/31/2004
Linda....This world needs more Linda....love n luck....BHUWAN
Reviewed by Dawn Richerson 3/30/2004
Linda, I admire poets who use the pen to be a voice for those whose voices would otherwise be lost in the fray of modern society. Good work!
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 3/30/2004
Hello Linda. Touching piece. I feel sorry for people like this and try very hard not to get this way myself. There's a thin line. A lot of them have drug and alcohol problems. love&p. G
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 3/28/2004
Linda, I jsut posted a song/poem that fits the man in the picture. Most pass them by and take little notice. You look at them and care.
I see them and know it could have been me. Stop by and hear the song of one of them. Your friend Bill
Reviewed by jude forese 3/28/2004
there shouldn't be homeless people living in the USA ...it's a shame ...

your voice speaks the unfortunate truth ....
Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson 3/27/2004
Superb write Linda, this is soul stirring poetry at its best. Wonderfully done.
Allen
Reviewed by - - - - - TRASK 3/27/2004
Anonymous Faces,i.e. Next Time Somebody Smiles . You Think Twice_They Want Something For Nothing!

Excellent!

TRASK
Reviewed by Donna Maris 3/27/2004
yours is such an awesome pen
I think yours has all the ink,
I read your words, my eyes do tear
my affected eyes and mind
they feel and hurt and blink.

thank you again Linda- Donna
Reviewed by andrea coltman 3/27/2004
Compassionate,insightful, poignant and powerful write...best wishes Andrea
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/26/2004
(((linda)))

heartbreaking, compassionate--i once was there. don't want to ever be there again. may be, though, if things don't improve :(

it can happen to ANYBODY--no one is immune to homelessness

and our government doesn't care. (as long as THEY aren't there)

(((HUGS))) and thank you for a most needed piece--which everyone in higher offices should be forced to read

love, karla. :(
Reviewed by L M (Reader) 3/26/2004
Emotional and powerful
Linda
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 3/26/2004
Wonderful and compassionate heartfelt poem!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx, Karen Lynn. :(

Thanks for bringing the plight of our poor, homeless, or downtrodden to light; people NEED to!
Reviewed by Daniel McTaggart 3/26/2004
People living like this is a hard truth in life. The difference here is you are someone who is willing to believe it. Many people would not and prefer to ignore this situation. I admire that you refuse to let their plight go unsung.
Reviewed by Trish - The Trickster 3/26/2004
Wonderful insightful write.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/26/2004
Deep insightful piece!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Paul Berube 3/26/2004
Linda, your love and thoughtfulness for mankind is selfless. Very well written, my friend.
Reviewed by Debashish Haar (Reader) 3/26/2004
POWERFUL insight, Linda!
Reviewed by John Bidwell 3/25/2004
Oh Linda.
God bless you for seeing not just what everybody wants to see, but what people need to see.
And for hearing the cries too often missed.
I wish we could save the world, but you push us all to make any difference we can.
Awesome poetry.
John



Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.