Contact Us      
         Join today or login
You are using an outdated version. Writing will not be shown properly in many cases. Click here to use the current version.

Status

New Here?
Sign Up
Fast! Three Questions.

Already a member?
Login


Contests

My Faith
Deadline: Today!

Halloween Flash Fiction
Deadline: Tomorrow!

Halloween Poetry
Deadline: Tomorrow!

Haiku
Deadline: In 3 Days

Dribble Flash Fiction
Deadline: In 5 Days


Rank

Poet: None
Author: None
Novel: None
Reviewer:None
Votes: None





 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: October 15, 2020      Views: 108

Print It
Save to Bookcase
View Reviews
Rate This
Make Reader Pick
Promote This


 ABOUT
JAYBIRD1 

Born--1925 in the foothills of Appalachia eastern Ky.Have been writing poetry for
seventy five years.I prefer poetry that rhymes. Sonnets are my favorite form. Give me
a look.Hopefully ,you might like some of them.

He is an accomplished poet and is currently at the #12 spot on this years rankings.

Portfolio | Become A Fan
Exceptional
This work has reached the exceptional level
We are wasting our time
"Time,Forever Lost" by jaybird1
If we could halt the moving sun,
stop times progression on it's run;
There is so much that we could do,
before our time on earth is through.

We can't buy back, at any cost,
the precious time that we have lost.
The problems facing us on earth,
needs our attention for rebirth.

Disease, division, doom might be,
a fact that few, if any see.
The world's in turmoil, here and there,
while far too many do not care.

We need togetherness again.
With hope and faith we might just win.
We can't defy life's shifting sands,
winning this war is in our hands.

October-2020

Rhyming Poem contest entry

Recognized

Author Notes
We are wasting valuable time in our pursuit of a better world.
Pays one point and 2 member cents.

Share or Bookmark
Print It Save to Bookcase View Reviews Make Reader Pick Promote This
© Copyright 2016. jaybird1 All rights reserved.
jaybird1 has granted FanStory.com, its affiliates and its syndicates non-exclusive rights to display this work.

You need to login or register to write reviews.

It's quick! We only ask four questions to new members.

Interested in posting your own writing online? Click here to find out more.



Write a story or poem and submit your work to receive reviews on your writing. Publish short stories on our book writing site and enter the monthly contests. Guaranteed reviews for everything you write and you will be ranked. Information.


  Contact Us

© 2016 FanStory.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Terms under which this service is provided to you. Privacy Statement