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


Featured Authors:  Gisele Vincent-Page, iEileen Granfors, iHank LeGrand, iLiana Margiva, iLeslie Garcia, iWilliam Bonilla, iBlak Rayne, i

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

Phillip E Hardy

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· 17 Titles
· 8 Reviews
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Mar, 2006

Phillip E Hardy, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Confessions of a Bipolar Poet
by Phillip E Hardy  Robert E. Hardy 

Share this with your friends on FaceBook
Books by Phillip E Hardy
· Kingdom Of The Hollow, The Story Of The Hatfields And McCoys
· Singing For My Supper, The Greatest Self Help Book Ever Written
                >> View all



Publisher: ISBN-10:  B004J8PNVU


Copyright:  October 30, 2006


Robert Edgar Hardy was many things during his tumultuous life including fatherless boy, a soldier during World War Two, an aerospace engineer, raging alcoholic and an inmate at a hospital for the criminally insane. He was a lover, husband, father and troubled man who suffered from Manic Depression for most of his adult life. Confessions of a Bipolar Poet is a fascinating collection of poems by a man who chronicled his deepest feelings during different stages of mental health. He was an anachronistic individual who tried to live a normal suburban life but eventually succumbed to an often tortured existence of extreme behavioral problems and self medication. Writer Phillip E. Hardy meticulously assembled his father’s collection of extraordinary poetry, as well as including his one of his Grandfather’s World War One poems and several of his own contributions. This book delves into the triumphs and tribulations of the human condition and the blurred line between brilliance and madness.

Don’t sit in judgment
Of your fellow man
How can you know what their heart meant?
So do the best you can
And seek only your own flaws
The lives of others—who can tell
Are you enlisted in their cause?
When you have reached perfection
If such be your goal
You won’t need introspection
For you’ll have lifted up your soul
And in this state of bliss—
You’ll love men as they are
It seems that Christ did this
Were you born under his star?

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

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

Popular Poetry Books
  1. Through the Mist
  2. Heart & Soul
  3. The Nature of Life
  4. Poems of Love & Spirit
  5. Perceptions
  6. Carrboro Poetica
  7. Cellography
  8. Facing each day
  9. Twilight years
  10. Poems in times of grief ( eBook for Kindle

Ponderings - for those with failing eyesight by Miller Caldwell

Poor eyesight? Larger print of Poems, Short Stories a diary and an appeal for children in Court...  
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.