AuthorsDen.com   Join Free! | 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:  Claire Power Murphy, HonDL, iR. Glenn Brown, iIolanthe Woulff, iRichard Mason, iLonnie Hicks, iLannah Sawers-Diggins, iTheodore Soderberg, i

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

Linda Watson

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Sponsor Me!
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Blog
· 21 Titles
· 20 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Apr, 2010

Linda Watson, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
My Dog Is My Hero
by Mr. Ed

Tributes To The Companions Who Give Us Love, Loyalty, and a New Leash on Life ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Beauty
by Linda Watson
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Linda Watson
           >> View all 1

This poem is about Beauty, who features on the cover of both my books and is my favourite cow.


             Beauty

 

She stands aloof, not in the crowd,

Noble head held stately, proud,

Black woolly coat dewily gleaming,

In the morning sun gently steaming.

     She’s the Leader of the herd.

 

Her sisters mooch among the rushes,

Grazing lazily where clear burn gushes,

She stands still, erectly royal,

Always guarding, always loyal,

     As the Leader of the herd.

 

She watches all the calves at play,

As they jump about, then gallop away.

She feels a movement, her time is near,

A pain rips through, her eyes show fear

     In the Leader of the herd.

 

She walks away, her rule forgot,

She finds a lonely, grassy spot,

Just in time as second pain

Grows, then lessens once again,

     In the Leader of the herd.

 

She stands, then lies and comfort seeks,

She’s waited for so many weeks,

The time is here, she pushes down,

As steaming calf slips to the ground

     From the Leader of the herd.

 

She’s up, no heed to pain she pays,

She needs to lick him, tail to face,

And gently nudge him to wobbly feet,

So he can find the place to eat

     From the Leader of the herd.

 

She spends some days, when all her care,

Is centred on her calf so dear,

But when he’s running round and round,

She calmly reclaims role and ground

     As the Leader of the herd.

 

 

Linda Watson 2009

 

 

 

Low Arvie

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 Schilken
Very nice, Linda!

Years ago I used to work on a farm near Steubenville, Ohio. Loved every minute of it.

rege
Reviewed by bluecornflower orangetiger
'Love this Linda, it makes me winsome for my Aunt and and Uncle's farm in upper New York State once again.Maybe I should look into one of my own?? Thank you dearly, Mary
Popular Poetry (Mainstream)
  1.  in time for Mother's Day
  2.  Talking to an Ancient Moonah Tree.
  3.  Nowadays
  4.  THE DENIED BUTTERFLY
  5.  The Pursuit of Happiness
  6.  WE ARE
  7.  Every Child Needs
  8.  unraveling...
  9.  Puffs of Smoke
  10.  Disposable Love

Nine New Novellas by Jay Dubya

Nine New Novellas is a collection of nine short fiction sci-fi/paranormal works...  
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.