Ode is in fact a type of song, which was sung with the accompaniment of music or at least with a lyre. The word ode has actually been taken from a Greek word oide, which means song.
A poem, written for my friend Maureen, who lost her only grandchild, 8 days old. A Precious Glimmer of Hope!
My friend Maureen asked me to pray for her daughter Maria, pray that she gets her little girl... Faith. I thought Maria is pregnant until I read Maria's note of thanks to everyone for their prayers.
There have been many foreclosed houses. They are now run down waiting for a new owner to come and breathe life back into them. This is how I pursue how my house must feel while it waits.
If a dollar bill could talk it might sound something like this. Ever felt like you've lost your worth and value? It hurts. Take a short trip along this dollar's memory lane.
John Keats highlights the beauty of existence and eternal peace in his "Ode to a Nightingale"
Inspired by a song of the one and only John Lennon. It's really all about Inspiration and being inspired. It's about poetry, and words and music, but most of all... it's about LOVE.
A poem I wrote about being a twin when I was in seventh grade
This Ode is written from true accounts of my childhood about a three-legged yellow lab who adopted us as his family.
May these poems help and heal many readers by re-connecting with their own emotions and have new found compassion for the struggle of many others. Jewels from the heart are soul qualities from within.
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