Join Free! | Login    
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Lawrance Lux, iJ.S. Bradford, iPaddy Bostock, iReverend Dr. Linda De Coff, iGina LoBiondo, iJean-Pierre Gregoire, iAnn Marquette, i

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

Mark C. Carroll

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 103 Titles
· 280 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Before 2003

Mark C. Carroll, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
The Tuscan Trilogy
by Derek Flower

Moving between Tuscany, London, Rome and New York, The Tuscan Trilogy recounts the joys and tragedies of a woman whom fate both cuddles and flays, of her rise from childh..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Fished out
by Mark C. Carroll
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Mark C. Carroll
•  snipett
•  A Struggle For Control
•  There's No Place Like Home
•  Insomniacís prayer
•  Little Chick
           >> View all 64

Where could we fish like our fathers did, where a catch was worty of film?

I could tell the stories of fishing glories

which most would instantly tell.

Truth is the fishing is more like wishing

to make a catch in a well.

Dropping dimes on hooks and lines

would bother me not at all

if fishing spots produced not,

only size extra small.


2005 Mark C. Carroll

All Rights Reserved

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

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

Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Another way of stating humanity's bent on destroying that is this planet. Thank you, Mark. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

hee hee. You must have been looking over my shoulders at the fish I caught--tiny!!!! LOL

Thanks for the memories--excellent write!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :)
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper
hello Mark, great fish of a write
Reviewed by Handsum Hart
This brings back memories of my fishing days with my father, when I was a lad.

A fine piece
Reviewed by E T Waldron
I used to love fishing, don't get to it anymore...
loved this wistful poem Mark!

Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Sadly, many once pristine fishing holes are now 'fished out' and sometimes in our modern world today, even paved over. The Big Ones truly have gotten away from us.
Reviewed by George Carroll
Ego's are the only things large in fishing.
Reviewed by jude forese
Truth is the fishing
is more like wishing
to make a catch in a well

great lines ...

sometimes what we catch in life only appears large to us ...

Popular Poetry (Nature)
  1.  Leased...
  2.  The Marsh
  3.  A Walk With Dogs
  4.  Butterfly
  5.  Flood
  6.  Just Nature
  7.  Winter Wonderland
  8.  Mother Earth, Our Rock of Hope
  9.  Full Moon In Taurus 11/06/14
  10.  Into the Cold

Polar Bears by Anthony Dalton

Tales of polar bears, in the wild and in zoos and circuses...  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

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.