AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

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

Featured Authors:  Sheri Hoff, iRichard Harris, iDenise Richardson, iThomas Neviaser, iFrederick Brooke, iCheryl Carpinello, iAmy Sellers, i

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

Deborah Ann Tornillo

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· 488 Titles
· 1,566 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Jun, 2009

Deborah Ann Tornillo, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Two Down
by Paddy Bostock

Worry about your cellphone! Others may have spooky designs on it...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
The Underground
by Roxanne Bland

With a paranormal revolution looming on the horizon, a beleaguered werewolf trapped in a bitter love triangle with his mage ex-lover and his despised vampire master falls..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  abstraction on evergreen sojourn
  2.  Encounters: Little Red Riding Hood (and ot
  3.  The Beauty Of Spring
  4.  Again I Ask For More...
  5.  This Woman
  6.  The Freight Train
  7.  What Will Be
  8.  The Dancer
  9.  Absurd Valley
  10.  The Dream Me
  11.  Standing Tall
  12.  I Wish I Knew
  13.  an aging man still searching...
  14.  What is Left
  15.  Women Are Women
  16.  Dew Drop Clause
  17.  We Were Blessed
  18.  Reciting Those Words
  19.  Word’s Amative Verse, of Baccara’s Black R
  20.  Sundown in Thibodaux





A Simple Man
by Deborah Ann Tornillo

Monday, November 08, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Deborah Ann Tornillo
•  Bits and Pieces…
•  Have You Seen My Father...
•  When?
•  Inside of You
•  Captain
           >> View all 473

A Simple Man

 

He was my Daddy

Articulating his words

He wanted to be heard.

 

He once said to me

Lying on in his bed

His words are still in my head.

 

I didn’t want to hear

His simple words

I didn’t want to be there.

 

Daddy, take us away

And, your simple words.

Take us, to a happier day.

 

Articulating his words

He was a simple man

Wanting me to understand.

 

Deborah Ann Tornillo

Copyright© 2010

 

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


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





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.