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sjwilling
September 24th, 2007, 11:48 PM
Rainy days it seems to me just make me think of you
When skies are gray and overcast and there’s little else to do.
I walk the paths of memory’s lanes
Through streets and alleys of dreams
To see you’re there and through it all
With you, with love that gleams.

To hear the rain, that pitter-pat, upon the window pane
Makes me long to hear your voice whisper love again.
It takes me back to happy climes
With love so fresh and sweet
And opens my heart to early days
And the treasured times we meet

To hear the voice of the clouds that cry, scurrying above
Reminds me of the other days I worried about our love
Could we survive the fears I had
And make our living whole?
Yet through it all your smile and hope
Brought us clear onto our goal

So comfort now within the folds of a dreary rainy day
Here with love I cannot think in any other way.
For you and I have found our joy
And never to resign
The love we share is always there
What’s mine, is yours, is mine.

CharmedGirl
October 4th, 2007, 04:18 PM
That was wonderful I love the last line is finishes off the whole poem very well :)

sjwilling
October 4th, 2007, 04:28 PM
Thank you.

As you can tell I was totally besotted with love :tt1:

S.J.

CharmedGirl
October 4th, 2007, 04:52 PM
Your welcome SJ.

Totally besotted in love :wub: how sweet :)

Dani
October 4th, 2007, 10:55 PM
You write some of the best poetry I've every read. This only person that's better, in my opinion, is my mom! :biggrin:

sjwilling
October 4th, 2007, 11:28 PM
Really? Cool, I'd love to see some of her stuff. Good poets are really hard to find nowadays.

:notworthy:


S.J.

Dani
October 4th, 2007, 11:35 PM
She hasn't written in years, but I can ask if she'll let me look at her poetry again and if she doesn't mind if I post it. :biggrin:

sjwilling
October 4th, 2007, 11:36 PM
That would be cool.

:)

S.J.

Dani
October 4th, 2007, 11:42 PM
She used to be real picky about her poetry, so we'll see what she says. It might not be as good to anyone else, but she's my mom, so I'm biased. :lol:

sjwilling
October 4th, 2007, 11:46 PM
Trust me, some of the stuff they're taeching poets to write nowadays is, bluntly, trash.

Somewhere over the last ten years Poets have been told not to give their poetry emotion because it's considered immature and unsightly with poetic critics.

All of these poems I've posted have all been torn apart by "modern" poets.

I think I'll like your mom's a lot.

S.J.

Dani
October 4th, 2007, 11:57 PM
She did her's in high school over 30 years ago. Yeah I'm showing her age. :lol:

sjwilling
October 16th, 2007, 12:09 AM
Cool I hope she can find them, I always love reading other folks writing and poetry.

S.J.

Dani
October 16th, 2007, 12:10 AM
Gee...I just posted about getting her poetry on another thread, but oh well. I still have it now and will get it typed up and posted soon.

sjwilling
October 16th, 2007, 11:48 AM
LOL the threads are getting mixed up. Whichever they get posted I'll be looking forward to reading them.

S.J.