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Love and Sex in Old Age - revised version

- I pray you, do not trample on my dreams.   Though you may only see this mortal shell, A frail thing of flesh; this outward reality,   Is of no greater substance than the air,  Masking the real tr...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 May 2019

Nights Such As This

- It’s on summer nights such as this That I remember so clearly; Sitting in my chair in silence As the daylight fades from the sky And the soft air folds about me Like a soothing blanket of peace....

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Apr 2019

Memories Of First Love

- Standing on the cliff edge early on that spring morn He watched the sun rise over the rim of the world, Painting the cliffs golden in the clear light of dawn. How he envied the sea birds who with win...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Feb 2019

Reflections On Growing Old — Part 01

- I am fast approaching the age, — the biblical allocation of three score years and ten, (Although modern medicine means it should be re-evaluated), When my thoughts increasingly turn to the future, And...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Nov 2016

Love in Old Age

- I pray you, do not trample on my dreams.  Though you may only see this outer shell,  A frail thing of flesh; this outward reality,  Is of no greater substance than the air, Masking the real truth that...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Aug 2016

Valette

- Jean and I share The same vision The same king. I don't know if old age Or a family will be granted me, Or if my heart will pour out on the ground In the great clash Which will soon be upon us once ag...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Nov 2015

When We Get Old

- What if we change What if we stop being us Will we still want us? When we get old… What if I change What if I can’t smile anymore Will you help me smile? When we get old… What if y...

By: Sparkle | Category: Poetry | Added: 05 Aug 2014

Golden Years

- I have heard it said, that at my age life is golden. What was meant when these words were spoken? Reaching this time of life, I find to be anything but golden. Old age leaving my body less flexible ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Sep 2012

The Birthday Party

- She did this every year, so the call came as no surprise. In fact, I had been expecting it for the last few days. The only surprise was that it took so long. I was sitting with my wife having our coff...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 27 May 2011 Editor's Pick