Poems by Marie Matheny

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  • Special Day

    • Published: January 2019
    Birthday Poem For A Dear Friend

    in Birthday Poems

    Here it is,
    Your special day,
    So I thought I'd take
    This time to say

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    I'm really grateful for your poems.

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  • A Lost Memory

    • Published: May 2018
    Poem About Caring For A Parent With Alzheimer's

    in Sickness Poems

    She lovingly handles
    her mother with care
    as she washes and curls
    and fixes her hair.

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    • Rating 4.44
  • Flower Garden

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    • Posted on 12/07/18
    The Love Of Gardening

    in Flower Poems

    As she leans forward
    digging in the dirt
    Sweat rolls down her face
    and underneath her shirt

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    • Rating 4.33
  • Ode To Spring

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    • Posted on 02/28/19
    The First Signs Of Spring

    in Spring Poems

    The day is bleary
    The skies are gray
    The air is chilly
    The whole long day.

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  • A Day At The Beach

    • Published: May 2018

    in Beach Poems

    The sun and sand go hand in hand.
    The sound of constant waves -
    There's a smell of salt in the air.
    The ocean is seen through a haze.

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    You've painted a picture that would make most who read it edger to find a beach somewhere and experience it for themselves. Your depiction is dead on.

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  • The Bomb

    • Published: June 2018
    An Explosive End To A Relationship

    in Goodbye Love Poems

    Tick tock
    The bomb went off
    It hit hard
    It cut deep

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    • Rating 4.32
  • Laughing Sisters

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    • Posted on 06/27/19
    What Laughter Can Do

    in Humorous Poems

    Do you
    Remember when
    We were maybe
    Nine and ten?

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  • Joint Custody

    • Published: July 2017
    Difficulty Of Sharing Your Child

    in Divorce Poems

    The torments of hell that I seem to face.
    The days turned to weeks, all gone up in waste.
    The hours so precious that equal the time
    Of minutes and seconds that should be all mine.

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