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


Featured Authors:  Ms Beeds, iM Cates, iChynna Laird, iJohn MacEachern, iGina McKnight, iPamela Ackerson, iDerek Flower, i

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

Larry Rochelle

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Success story
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 695 Titles
· 1,540 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Before 2003

Larry Rochelle, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Into the Crossfire
by Cindy McDonald

A notorious biker destroys Jack Haliday's world. Now Jack has two objectives: 1. Find Gunner 2. Kill Gunner..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Books by Larry Rochelle

A Fluid Glass of Lava Served
by Larry Rochelle
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Larry Rochelle
•  Father's Day--1959
•  At Evening
•  Get Mugged
•  Veneer of Civilization
•  Inert Humanity
           >> View all 646

A Fluid Glass of Lava Served

we all look down, the orange-hot
soup boiling pain, the earth’s urgings
to explode, our feet grasping for perches
promised by congregations absorbed
in liquid frenzy.

passing up pot-luck passions we fight
for understanding, for how can life
swelter over lava, and churn with emotions
if daring rescues interrupt meditations?

the line moves on past oblivion,
the parishioners eager
for coffee, they hate looking down
to turbulence, the reality of fire
beneath feet too much for piety.

promised eternal life seems crisp, the
documents and free passes singed by
soot, the commandments docile in their
anger, the comparison to eternal
fire a muted scream.

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

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

Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Most insightful offering Larry!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader)
That's because it is so phoney.
A very insightful work. Good work too!
Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  Are You Dying?
  2.  darkness matters
  3.  My Hands
  4.  Country Gone Mad
  5.  'The real me'
  6.  A Moment In Time
  7.  To All Who Cry
  8.  A Poem of Love
  9.  Someone You Know
  10.  Carnival

Poems of Nature by David Hamilton

A book of poems about hature..  
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.