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:  Carl David, iDr. Ulla Sebastian, iElizabeth Parker, iRichard Turner, iJohn MacEachern, iconrad larson, iR.E.E.S Blogs Linda Smith, Publisher, i

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

Wm. Eric Hammond

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· 5 Titles
· 13 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: Oct, 2007

Wm. Eric Hammond, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
Self Publishing: Writing A Book and Publishing Books and eBo
by Bill Benitez

Complete and comprehensive instructions and screen shots on how to self publish books and ebooks...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
DESOLATION Outpost
by Terry Vinson

A remote, snowed-in rehab facility for superheroes gone bad. A fiery plane crash. A deadly, bloodthirsty entity on a single-minded mission of mass slaughter. Welcome to T..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  I Wish I Could Tell You...
  2.  My Poems
  3.  I Wish I Knew
  4.  Transmorpho
  5.  unraveling
  6.  Morning Walk
  7.  Time Started
  8.  Sentimental Pond
  9.  Misnomers of Fame
  10.  I'm Thankful For
  11.  You're Not Alone
  12.  In Loving Memory
  13.  The Fate Peddler
  14.  Trees Aflame
  15.  Overcoming
  16.  Everything Flutters
  17.  Again I Ask For More...
  18.  Running On Empty
  19.  The Mask
  20.  Moments Gone





Wide-Eyed Little One (Dylan's Song)
by Wm. Eric Hammond

Friday, October 19, 2007
Rated "G" by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Become a Fan

Recent poems by Wm. Eric Hammond
•  Red Sky in Morning (a sonnet)
•  Flowers on the Playground
           >> View all 3

(Written 3 months before my son was born, I think this captures the hopefulness of new parents.)




Gaze up, my wide-eyed little one -
such marvels are awaiting you.
Your voyage here has just begun;
a course to plot across sky blue.

With gracious winds forever free,
with compass, charts and tomes of lore,
and passion for discovery,
you'll rip the clouds with thunder's roar.

You'll hurdle without hesitance
to altitudes that stun, enthrall!
On wings of wild exuberance,
how you will soar above them all...

But first, drift home for supper, please,
and wash each hand, four fingers, thumb.
Thank God for carrots, dogs and trees,
and thanks for all that you'll become.

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


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


Reviewed by David Perry 11/2/2007
Lovingly penned.
Reviewed by Chuck Keller 10/29/2007
Great stuff! My "Rubber, Purple Dinosaur" was written when my son was 5 and my "Expectant Father" was written before he was born. I look forward to reading more of your poems.
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 10/19/2007
Wonderfully optimistic for a long and hopeful future, enjoyed....

Be safe,
Karen



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.