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:  Tony Lambert, iKeith Rowley, iPamela Ackerson, iNancy Shattuck, iM. R. Mathias, iMiller Caldwell, iSteven Ulmen, i

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

John Rockie Coppolella

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· Blog
· 146 Titles
· 1,050 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Apr, 2008

John Rockie Coppolella, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Across The Fickle Winds of History
by S Cardin

1913 brought the tercentenary of the Romanov dynasty to Russia and the last glory days to Nicholas II and his family. It is in this world that Olga Romanov finds herself ..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Ain't No Rhyme or Reason
by John Rockie Coppolella
Rated "PG13" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by John Rockie Coppolella
•  The Will of the Moon
•  The End
•  Suicide Kings
•  Silent Hearts Simple Minds
•  Lamb Shift
           >> View all 105

Twists and turns, ups and downs, this life's tough, runs us down, but you can make it, so turn it around.

 

We met in the park,

Kissed in the dark,

Hunting for snark,

Boy! Was it a lark.
 
 
Fell in love then married,
 
Pregnant but miscarried,
 
Had to abort a tiny fetus,
 
One unnamed we buried.
 
 
Finally had our baby,
 
An Einstein maybe,
 
Could be a genius,
 
He’d never betray me.
 
 
Success! Embolden,
 
Time to shine golden,
 
Flamed-out  smolder,
 
Marriage’s cuckolden.
 
 
Interrogatory dog,
 
Acting like a hog,
 
Legal trickery fog,
 
Obligatory blogs.
 
 
Courthouse steppes,
 
Masturbatory,
 
But I digress,
 
Cohabitation redress.
 
 
Linear algebra-ed,
 
X-Y grids climbed,
 
Negatively sloped,
 
Variable resigned.
 
 
IOU happiness unwind,
 
Interest rate re-primed,
 
Financial matrix timed,
 
Life’s calculus slimed.
 
 
Now adding my balls up,
 
All’s left is an empty cup,
 
Can’t afford to buy more,
 
So please don’t fill ‘er up.
 
 
Though wounded,
 
Still this abounds,
 
Life's turn around,
 
Happiness found. 
 

 

 

 

 

 

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


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


Reviewed by C. McGovern-Bowen
ah, a template for untold millions...
very well done.
Reviewed by RWE SAYS BYE
You, kind sir, are a witty and pithy wordsmithy...
Reviewed by Susan de Vegter
Very interesting. Your choice of words are that of a wordsmiths'.
Great talking to you this evening.
Susan
Reviewed by Jennifer Christian
And may all your endings be happy.
Reviewed by jude forese
no illiteracy going on here ... very well written ...
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
A life in the moment, wrapped up in a poem. delightfully concise and informative.

Ron
Reviewed by Linda Hill
Starman,
Cleverly written, glad for a happy ending!

Blessings,
+Linda
Reviewed by Lonnie Hicks
So creative, a very different style. Happy ending. smashing writing.
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

Taking Care of Harry by Frank Ryan

A contemporary novel about relationships...  
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.