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


Featured Authors:  Roland Allnach, iNickolaus Pacione, iRichard Orey, iLannah Sawers-Diggins, iTom Kitt, iJill Eisnaugle, iRon Cox, i

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

Londis Carpenter

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· Messages
· 146 Titles
· 972 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: May, 2003

Londis Carpenter, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
Ethereal Erotica
by ellen george

Anthology of types of erotic poetry, compiled by Deborah Simpson, printed by Lulu, ISBN 978-0-557-58542-7..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

by Londis Carpenter
Thursday, June 30, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Londis Carpenter
•  The Language Of The Trees
•  NancyThe Hitchhiking Nurse
•  The Little Christmas Tree
•  A Boy And A Train
•  Fort Peck Mystery
           >> View all 137

a new country song. I'll post the musical version later.







If you’ve a mind to bring me trouble you will find me waiting here

But don’t be too surprised at what you see.

For Trouble never left my side after I left the farm

And Trouble really never troubled me.

Trouble hung around me since I was just a boy—

Trouble was the closest friend I ever had.

Trouble made my home a wreck and made my sister cry—

Trouble often left my papa fighting mad.


Trouble followed me to school—just wouldn’t stay away—

Trouble always stayed there with me by my side.

Trouble came to mama’s funeral—despite tears I held inside—

I could never escape Trouble though I tried.

I never looked for Trouble and I don’t look today.

But Trouble always seems to look for me.

So if you’re coming here with Trouble, I’ll be waiting for you pal,

Because Trouble never really troubled me.


Trouble always stayed right with me—never leaving me alone—

Until one day old Trouble set us free.

I can’t forget how strange it felt when Trouble left our home—

Trouble’s always been way of life for me.

My life’s a little empty now since Trouble went away;

Because Trouble never really troubled me.

So If you want to bring me Trouble then step on up inside

Because Trouble is my little dog, you see.

come visit my new website

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

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

Reviewed by jude forese
sometimes a little trouble makes things right ... well penned ...
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

A perfect country song. :) You the man!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla. :)
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Oh Trouble is my second!!

I love this one!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU

An admirable suspense writing.
"Trouble" makes one feel like watching a motion-picture.
It is indeed an enjoyable reading piece.

Thank You, Poet!

Healthy Blissful Life!

Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
wonderful! :)
Reviewed by Rosemarie Skaine
Nice ending. R
Popular Poetry (Family)
  1.  ELF # 1
  2.  Brooke
  3.  daddy dearest
  4.  That Little Hand of Mine
  5.  Time Flys By
  6.  Mother - What Would We Do Without You?
  7.  The evanescent f(e)ather image
  8.  The challenged love
  9.  A Loving Home
  10.  The Walk

Night Trek by Ed Zaruk

To save their sick baby, Frank and Helen Beaver trek through a bitter winter cold to reach the nearest Hudson's Bay Post...  
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.