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:  Gary Caplan, iA. Colin Wright, iCheryl Sellers, iJean-Pierre Gregoire, iLawrance Lux, iAlfred Garrotto, iandrea coltman, i

  Home > Relationships > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     
Steve Joos

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Sponsor Me!
· Success story
· Books
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 105 Titles
· 432 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Before 2003

Steve Joos, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.


Popular Poetry (Relationships)
  1.  Openings
  2.  Life As I Now Know It
  3.  Love With The Proper Person
  4.  My World
  5.  Thank You Baby For Loving Me
  6.  Trusting others...
  7.  You & I
  8.  a forever that never arrived...
  9.  Soulmates we'll always be...
  10.  Making Unfeigned Love
  11.  Love This Side Of Heaven
  12.  Everlasting Memories
  13.  The Light on 83rd...
  14.  Two Bonded Street Waifs
  15.  Soulmates from Mother Ocean...
  16.  X-Factor
  17.  your pure white sands...
  18.  Heart Hunting
  19.  Tears
  20.  Communication Today has Gone Astray



And I will sleep with the ghosts
by Steve Joos

Thursday, September 20, 2012
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Steve Joos
•  The day the Front Page wept
•  The foes
•  A hot day's walk
•  What the World needs now?
•  There is a Memory Lane
           >> View all 94

I'm a confirmed bachelor and sometimes I feel guilty about this. But then again, I read about the marital difficulties of old classmates and neighbors and sometimes, I'm not so sure that I should regret not tying the knot.

 Married high school boyfriend,

divorced high school boyfriend.

The love of my life turned out to

be the louse of my life.

 

Married with a baby 

and a baby on the way,

but needs more 

than one woman.

 

Seeing you again

only this time with him

stick the knife in 

and twist it about.

 

All my friends say

it's easy to fake a smile 

on Friday night

with somebody else.

 

These are hard times for lovers

people say I need to be

me without you.

 

And I will go home 

all alone and cry

over someone 

I haven't seen since...

 

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 Auffray 9/20/2012
Sadly, the theme that you express via your verses is all too common in this world/life, Steve. Love and peace to you,

Regis
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.