Rodeo Clown Sitting ‘neath an apple tree In Edmond, Oklahoma Thinking of the days gone by And drinking my Corona Body beat all black and blue I’ve have less ups than I’ve had downs I guess that is the story of An old time rodeo clown Should I stay another season? Is it worth what I will get? Money, pain, and broken bones The few … Continue reading Rodeo Clown
hillbilly heart The city makes my heart beat change To a speed I can’t endure I start to sweat and I can’t breathe To me there only is one cure I have to leave the city life Leave the commotion far behind I’ve got to hit the country For that is where I’ll find I have got a hillbilly heart It’s beats in banjo time … Continue reading Hillbilly Heart
I went to the river I went to the river once there, I wandered in I went to the river and washed away my sin i came back from the river I found my truck up on the road i came back from the river ready to re-load I’m not sure if this is how to say it drinking with the devil takes it’s toll … Continue reading I went to the river
The Jeweller “Old Man Rubenstein”, that’s the name they knew him by He’d worked the shop for fifty years His friends just called him Cy Each day he’d enter from the back For at the front door slept Someone trying to survive the cold Inside the store Cy swept The store had been a fixture On the street for ninety years Five Generations of Rubensteins … Continue reading The Jeweler (A Street Poem)
believing in miracles I’ve never read the bible I believe in what I see I’ve never seen a miracle What will be will be Way back now, in sixty nine The Mets, they won it all It may have been a miracle or just damn good baseball Don’t try and sell me a bill of goods I believe what I believe I have to see … Continue reading Believing in Miracles
I was just on one of the other sites I frequent, posting my words. Apparently, I struck a chord with someone. It was always my opinion that members of The Jehovah’s Witness faith, were some of the toughest skinned individuals around, With the constant rebuffing, door slamming, ignoring, and negative comments aimed in their direction, they have earned my respect by letting it wash off … Continue reading I broke through….
What does Jesus have to do with Christmas? You know those questions that you get Like why is the sky blue? The ones you can not answer But, try to pass off that you do Well I got one the other day My son came up and said What with Jesus and with Christmas I told him…go to bed! It’s only three o’clock he said … Continue reading what has jesus got to do with Christmas?