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You are using an outdated version.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

This Sentence Starts The Story
Deadline: In 2 Days

Faith Poetry Contest
Deadline: Jul 22nd

3 Line Poetry Contest
Deadline: Jul 24th

Horror Writing Contest
Deadline: Jul 27th

Tanka Poetry Contest
Deadline: Jul 31st


Rank

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





 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: June 27, 2019      Views: 92

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


 ABOUT
SYLVIA PAGE 
Sylvia Page has spent time at Fanstory since February 2007. She believes that education is an essential prerogative of every child and the cornerstone in shaping a country.

Sylvia is the mother of three sons and the wife of an engineer for - more...

Portfolio | Become A Fan
Excellent
Not yet exceptional. When the exceptional rating is reached this is highlighted
All about my Island home
"My Idyllic Island Home" by Sylvia Page
Far and wide I did roam
Away from my island home
In search of greener pastures
Than my island shores
But
Nowhere did I find beauty and clime
That matched my beautiful home sublime
Why oh why are people so blind?
Feel so discontented and need to wander
Away from this salubrious indolent land
Where there are still places
Untouched, but nature
Pristine beaches
And a surfer’s exhilaration
Boasting the highest density of leopard population
Wildlife and bird parks even virgin forestation
Resplendent in all its glory
A rich cultural history
Of an ancient civilization
And a spice haven
Fought over by many for colonization
And its strategic location
Foreign exploitation
Continues unheeded
Politically tainted
Towards filling the coffers
Of the corrupt powers
Yet
This is my idyllic Island abode
That’s worth much more

Than the finest gemstones
She is famously known

 

Recognized
Pays one point and 2 member cents.

Share or Bookmark
Print It Save to Bookcase View Reviews Make Reader Pick Promote This
© Copyright 2016. Sylvia Page All rights reserved.
Sylvia Page 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