English | Spanish | French | German | Portuguese| Italian | Romanian

romantic poem

i made a vow once, one only
still thirteen years
i bid them all farewell
with the meek, brown eyes
a very remarkable history this is
made up of loveliness alone
for these white arms about my neck
eighty years have passed, and more
among the smoke and fog of a december afternoon


Poetry news via Google, MSN, and Yahoo!

  • Meet Parramatta Poetry Slam host Troy Wong
  • Campaign seeks a spot for haiku on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list
  • Native people’s poetry featured in new Alonzo King ballet
  • “The Book I Said I Would Never Write”: Talking with Karolina Ramqvist
  • 'Landline' review: A 1995 tale of two sisters, starring Jenny Slate
  • CLASSIC POETRY: "I do believe her, though I know she lies"--Shakespeare's Sonnet 138
  • Dual Olympic gold medallist Gillian Rolton farewelled at Victoria Park funeral following cancer death
  • 2017 Arab American Museum Book Awards
  • THS student makes history at state journalism conference
  • The Poetry of Claire Simmons
  • ‘At once silent and eloquent’: Glimpse of Pakistani poetry
  • Power of the poem
  • Yale group hosts refugee poetry festival
  • San Diego’s Top Weekend Events: Irish Poetry And Local Music
  • Poet Liz Lochhead's tears of grief on Desert Island Discs

Poetry | Contact Us | Educational Resources | Privacy

Summer School Help Beginner Math Physics Primer Chemistry Primer Intro Psychology English Primer
Intro Grammar Beginner Writing American History American Civil War Intro Biology Composition Help

www.endlesspoetry.com ©Copyright 2004 - 2010 Michael VanDeMar All Rights Reserved