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


Featured Authors:  dawn kunda, iArthur Jackson, iJay Onwukwe, iKH LeMoyne, iDr. Stanley Crawford, ijude forese, iRobert Orfali, i

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

Roger A. Ochs

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Poetry
· Blog
· 74 Titles
· 1,048 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Before 2003

Roger A. Ochs, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Pedagogue (Caution-Contains Foul Language)
by Roger A. Ochs

Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Roger A. Ochs
•  Mutha’s Only Half A Word
•  Monster
•  In My Dreams
•  Brain Drain Pain
•  Dark Lady
           >> View all 73

The older I get
the more I am convinced
that I was put on earth
to serve as a bad example
by a Motherless nature
suffering P.M.S.

I am on a diet of
low moral fiber
while my arteries
race to become
the hardest parts
of my body.

My heart's half shot
legs are failing
I am sometimes frustrated
sometimes panic stricken
by ailing parts and
waning concupiscence.

Frustrated by the first time
I couldn't get it up
the second time
panicked by the second time
I couldn't get it up
the first time.

In my youth
drugs were recreational
now I fear
they're all prescribed
but soon enough
the magic word - "Viagra"

Suddenly drugs will
be recreational again
and I shall dance
half the night away
and fuck away the other half
in delusions of adequacy.

And I will fill my role
serving as object lesson
"poster boy" for
creative hedonism
until they find a cure
for testosterone.

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

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

Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 7/20/2005

Laffin too hard to review--oh, this is rich--cant' pin down my favorite line, so I'll just love 'em all--wonderfully penned, bitter humor, perhaps?

(((HUGS))) and love, Karl.a :) heeheehee--you ROCK!!!!
Reviewed by Katy Walsvik 9/28/2002
Keep your testosterone, Rog.. it will "stand" to you in the end. (giggle). This is marvelous.. a bit of a backward glance but the road ahead is shiny as long as you keep writing.. "motherless nature" is by far my favorite line here.. she does get cranky, doesnt she?.. but PMS? nah.. she's a timeless wench with the beauty of leaves in autumn. Love her, Rog.. she will not fail you. Thoughtful write. katy.
Reviewed by Lori Moore 9/27/2002
Reviewed by Calendula Petal (Reader) 9/27/2002
I like to mask that lingering testosterone smell with vinegar
Reviewed by jude forese 9/27/2002
the only cure for testosterone is age...
Reviewed by Tracey Hardie 9/27/2002
Excellent write... the are more than 2 sides to each coin...look at life.. with a takes all of us to make life what it is... (not perfect ..are we!)

H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan by Jamal Abukou

This book is about a Non-Fiction True Leader that most people think they only exist in our dreams or Fiction Novels...  
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.