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:  Albert Russo, iGreg Pendleton, iDavid Seaburn, iMargaret Doner, iSusan Rempel, iAlan Greenhalgh, iIan Thorpe, i

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

Ed Matlack

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 5,708 Titles
· 43,375 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Aug, 2003

Ed Matlack, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Dire Salvation
by Charles Neff

DIRE SALVATION keeps some of the characters from Neff's previous HARD CACHE and introduces fascinating new ones. The story is set in Washington State's Central Cascade mo..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
The Closet Clandestine: a queer steps out
by Edward Patterson

An anthology of 7 poetry books arcing the soul as it stretches toward the horizon...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Humor)
  1.  From the Institute of Word-ology
  2.  Lack of civility...
  3.  The Mailmans Motto
  4.  Mushmouth Kostro...
  5.  Over internet-ed...
  6.  Ah, Shucks
  7.  Halloween is Coming!
  8.  Sadie Graylow
  9.  Democracy at Work
  10.  Sunny Days and Mondays
  11.  SHRIMPY
  12.  My Ass Is Grass
  13.  Summer Doth Approach...
  14.  SUCK...
  15.  My Good Friday Procedure
  16.  Just Around The Corner
  17.  This is Ed's computer talking...
  18.  A Southern Gentleman...
  19.  Confusion say: Men who play with selves r
  20.  Kostro's always pickin' on me...AGAIN





No lobster burn...
by Ed Matlack
Monday, June 25, 2012
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Ed Matlack
•  Coming apart at the seams...
•  Sorry...
•  Almost sexual...?
•  A Northern Ass...
•  Lack of civility...
           >> View all 5,683

Maybe my suntan, if I get one, will come in increments...


It didn’t come,

Not even some,

Not a hint of sun,

The sun is no fun…

 

Will try again,

On some future when,

Maybe go out and practice some Zen,

With my back to the sun,

If it happens will tell you then…

 

Not many see my front and back,

So to have a tan or have not,

Does not make much difference,

It’s just something more I want that I lack…J

 

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


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


Reviewed by Lily of Lough Neagh C. Dennis-Woosley 6/26/2012
How many ways can I say YOU WERE LUCKY! Be grateful, yesterdays poem I feared you would be a lobster!

:) Keep us informed

Love and Light
Lily
Reviewed by Paul Berube 6/25/2012
It'll happen, Ed. Just give it time.
Reviewed by Lois Christensen 6/25/2012
I had a terrific burn from camping the other weekend, forgot the sun block, and now i'm peeling, ugh not nice at all.
But your poem is good and nice to read.....as always.
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 6/25/2012
The sun is free, So give it a little time, and it will come home and burn your butt off. Won't cost you a thing.

Ron
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 6/25/2012
Give it time. Start out, as it seems you have, slowly. Do you use lotion? If so, perhaps the SPF is too high.

Love ya!

Jane
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton 6/25/2012
Good luck.



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.