By and For Inland NW Writers
Princess for a Day
The little teapot whistles as the water begins to boil.
She’s hunched over the sink enmeshed in her toils.
The hot sweat rolls on down her face,
And she wishes she was quit of this place.
She dreams of being a pretty princess to be,
A stunning beauty in a flowing white gown for the world to see.
A knight in shining armor comes…Continue
Added by Jonathan Allen on June 27, 2013 at 9:56am — No Comments
Do you remember that day with the wind in your hair?
You said “Don’t be so silly, I really don’t care.”
The sun was shining so we went for a walk,
We were so in love that we didn’t talk.
We walked along holding each other’s hand.
Do you remember the name of that band?
It didn’t matter they had a great sound,
It was a crazy beat that was floating around.
It was quite late when we got home,
Added by Jonathan Allen on June 16, 2013 at 2:41pm — No Comments
There was this kiss that was so special to me,
It was just this once as you can plainly see.
She came into my life one sunny day,
She was so beautiful that I asked her to stay.
I tried to run from all of my…Continue
Added by Jonathan Allen on June 11, 2013 at 8:19am — No Comments
On a clear sunny day’ in the merry month of May.
Up from the sea he came, the sailor of her dreams.
She waited patiently for him to sweep her off her feet.
The fact that he did, she thought was so sweet.
Downtown in a bar listening to a jazz band.
He got down on one knee, and asked for her hand.…Continue
Added by Jonathan Allen on June 9, 2013 at 6:38pm — No Comments