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:  Thomas Neviaser, iJack Harney, iBurton Pines, iB. B. Riefner, iLori Maynard, iRandy Richardson, iRichard Orey, i

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

Larry D Matthews

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Success story
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· 163 Titles
· 557 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Oct, 2005

   newsletter

Subscribe to the Larry D Matthews Newsletter. Enter your name and email below and click "sign me up!"
Name:
Email:
Larry D Matthews, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.



Featured Book
Boundaries of Exile / Conditions of Hope
by Albert Russo

BOUNDARIES OF EXILE/ Conditions of Hope by Albert Russo and Martin Tucker   A primer on exile through stories, poems, and essays   A personal and pass..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
The Heart of an Assassin
by Tony Bertot

Follow the rise of a crime family and the assassin they hire to take out a crime boss...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Inspirational)
  1.  Never Forgotten
  2.  Sleep / Sueño
  3.  Your Love Remains
  4.  Memories
  5.  Higher Ground, Bigger Dreams
  6.  Uncommon Courage
  7.  Note to Self, Number One
  8.  Peace
  9.  It's Not A Man's World
  10.  Write On
  11.  Crossroads
  12.  As Do Look In Mirror...
  13.  He's My Peace
  14.  TAKE ME THROUGH
  15.  The Writer
  16.  Freedom
  17.  Michelle
  18.  Two Wrongs Don't Make A Right
  19.  The guiding lights
  20.  No Matter The Season





A SIMPLE POET
by Larry D Matthews

Monday, January 30, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Larry D Matthews
•  There Is No Magic Pill
•  And I Read A Book
•  A Man's Best Friend Jessie
•  A Dreamer or A Floater
•  And They Look At Me
           >> View all 122

Faith will carry you through
God Bless Luke

A SIMPLE POET

I am but a simple poet
My heart beating for mankind.
I write of life as I know it
Hoping answers you will find.

I am driven to write in verse
Life’s secrets I have learned
From birth to final hearse
Many praises I have earned.

Awards are not for me
Nor gold or money do I seek
Words of wisdom I write for thee
Here’s my life, take a peek.

Poems about friends I have known
My family and our love
Through life my spirits grown
My belief in a God up above.

Please read with open heart
All the struggles I have known
Many loved ones did depart
Day by day my spirits grown.

Please feel my strength called faith
You have to seek to find your own
But I believe as the Lord sayeth
And care not what others condone.

By Luke

Jan 30th 2006
 

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


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


Reviewed by D.T. de Bruijn 4/26/2014
Nice, straight to the point, and yet gives me a warm feeling. My thanks! D.T.
Reviewed by K. Mulroney 5/20/2011
Please feel my strength called faith
You have to seek to find your own

Amen! I look for the signs everyday and I have been blessed with ability, however slight, to see some things before they come. Of course it's always a series that I have to put together like a puzzle but the ultimate ending is how amazing God's message is and if you look closely, pay attention, you will find your signs. They are every where, not the media however. I liked this simple write from the soul, heart and your essence shines throughout. loved it.
Reviewed by Stephanie Webb-Dockery 7/20/2010
This Poem is so for me!!! I love your work! LOVE IT!!
Reviewed by Linda Settles 10/31/2008
You are a poet, my friend, but anything but simple! I started my day in your den today, and I am so glad I did.

Linda Settles
Reviewed by Devitta Jones 8/18/2008
That was an awesome poem I really loved it. Keep writting
- Devitta Jones
Reviewed by John Domino 7/31/2008
Very heart warming!

Keep on writing Luke!

Gods Blessings,

John Michael
Reviewed by G Bergeron 1/17/2008
beautiful, i like the way you lend your wisdom and "inked" shoulder to everyone. flowed very fluidly. music to my eyes.
Reviewed by Rosalyn Smith 1/8/2007
What a wonderful write and from your words, I know you write from the heart
Reviewed by Stephanie Storey-Morant 1/4/2007
Wonderfully written. Greatly needed and appreciated. Continue sharing your gift as I can hear Him Say well done.
Reviewed by Louisa Dobbins 11/8/2006
Nice to meet you, child of God.

Louisa
Reviewed by Daring Sunshine 10/11/2006
Right On but many more tell...;-)
Reviewed by Rafiriio Daniels 9/12/2006
I truly enjoyed this piece, I loved the beginning.....
Reviewed by alejapoet@aol.com Bennett 3/6/2006
I admire a simple poet, real, open, honest and to the point about real life. Easy to understand expressons and not impressions is excellent my friend. God bless your honesty and realness to the depths.
Reviewed by Jessica Lewis 1/31/2006
one word - amazing!
Reviewed by Betty Torain 1/31/2006
I'm glad you are who you are! Thanks for sharing this BEAUTIFUL POEM! Love, Betty Torain
Reviewed by J M 1/31/2006
Your poem is so full of inspring beautiful thoughts and lines. Full of grace and light.
Reviewed by Rebecca Burns 1/30/2006
I really enjoyed A Simple Poet, I am one myself.
Peace and Love,
Rebecca
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 1/30/2006

"A SIMPLE POET"
made a sophisticated introduction of the man behind the pen.

An enjoyable poem filled with grace, art and beauty of the soul.

Keep posting, Poet, for the world must read Your beautiful and meaningful messages in poetic art.

I salute You, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU



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.