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  • 1.
    Memories of West Street and Lepke

    Only teaching on Tuesdays, book-worming
    in pajamas fresh from the washer each morning,
    I hog a whole house on Boston's
    "hardly passionate Marlborough Street,"
    where even the man
    scavenging filth in the back alley trash cans,
    has two children, a beach wagon, a helpmate,
    and is "a young Republican."
    I have a nine months' daughter,
    young enough to be my granddaughter.
    Like the sun she rises in her flame-flamingo infants' wear.

    These are the tranquilized Fifties,
    and I am forty. Ought I to regret my seedtime?
    I was a fire-breathing Catholic C.O.,
    and made my manic statement,
    telling off the state and president, and then
    sat waiting sentence in the bull pen
    beside a negro boy with curlicues
    of marijuana in his hair.

    Given a year,
    I walked on the roof of the West Street Jail, a short
    enclosure like my school soccer court,
    and saw the Hudson River once a day
    through sooty clothesline entanglements
    and bleaching khaki tenements.
    Strolling, I yammered metaphysics with Abramowitz,
    a jaundice-yellow ("it's really tan")
    and fly-weight pacifist,
    so vegetarian,
    he wore rope shoes and preferred fallen fruit.
    He tried to convert Bioff and Brown,
    the Hollywood pimps, to his diet.
    Hairy, muscular, suburban,
    wearing chocolate double-breasted suits,
    they blew their tops and beat him black and blue.

    I was so out of things, I'd never heard
    of the Jehovah's Witnesses.
    "Are you a C.O.?" I asked a fellow jailbird.
    "No," he answered, "I'm a J.W."
    He taught me the "hospital tuck,"
    and pointed out the T-shirted back
    of Murder Incorporated's Czar Lepke,
    there piling towels on a rack,
    or dawdling off to his little segregated cell full
    of things forbidden to the common man:
    a portable radio, a dresser, two toy American
    flags tied together with a ribbon of Easter palm.
    Flabby, bald, lobotomized,
    he drifted in a sheepish calm,
    where no agonizing reappraisal
    jarred his concentration on the electric chair
    hanging like an oasis in his air
    of lost connections.... read more »

  • 2.
    The Fear

    They all ask me to jump
    to invigorate and to play soccer,
    to run, to swim and to fly.
    Very well. read more »

  • 3.
    We Are Family

    we are family,
    although we do not resemble
    although i am black and you are white
    although you are rich and i am poor read more »

  • 4.
    Soccer

    I always have liked soccer.
    Such a rough game.
    Such skills required.
    And popular. read more »

  • 5.
    Poetry And Flowers

    Lark and rose go mad, even with winter
    coming on, the garden beneath the verandah blooms,
    the park is dense with sun and soccer balls.
    By lark I mean generic bird, God knows read more »

  • 6.
    *A Cottage by the Lake

    Away from everyday chaos
    Where time flew in a blur
    From mundane endeavours
    Caging our souls read more »

  • 7.
    From the Top of the Stairs

    Of course
    those who are standing at the top of the stairs
    know
    they know everything read more »

  • 8.
    ' ' ' ' AH WHERE ARE THE NEWSPAPERS OF YESTERDAY?

    We chased
    yesterday’s news

    all over read more »

  • 9.
    Soccer Girl

    She gets out there and hustles
    She does her very best
    It’s all about the teamwork
    And winning is her quest read more »

  • 10.
    Soccer

    I have always liked soccer
    such a rough game
    Such skills are required
    And popluar read more »

  • 11.
    ! LOYAL FAN

    You can take your golf and the rolling greens
    You tennis with manicured courts neat and clean
    Your soccer, your swimming, your basketball scene -
    None measure up to............FOOTBALL! read more »

  • 12.
    The Beautiful Game (soccer)

    I love you more than my old soccer cleats,
    The ones I’ll never give up.
    I love you more than the perfect field,
    The one I use to warm up. read more »

New Soccer Poems

  1. A Soccer Report., michael walker
  2. How Not to Play War, Ima Ryma
  3. MAX THE CREATIVE COUSIN, Suzae Chevalier
  4. Enjoyable@@ Roma vs Bayern Munich live s.., Shohag Kaysar
  5. Soccer No Sale, Ima Ryma
  6. GOLLLLLLLLLL, Juan Olivarez
  7. Dear Friend, Lara Bujold
  8. I Love you More Than, britney bartelle
  9. Ere, soccer was all white, Aniruddha Pathak
  10. For Dad A Limerick, Ellias Anderson C.A ( Known ..
  11. I'm A Strong African, Halalisani ImmaculatePleasur ..
  12. TREASURES OF BRITISH ARCHES GOLD CIGARET.., BUNMI OROGUN SAMUEL
  13. Poetry And Flowers, Luke Davies
  14. The Orange And The Green, Allan James Saywell
  15. MAX THE CREATIVE, Christina Sunrise
  16. Max The Creative, Suzae Chevalier
  17. soccer!, katrina stewart
  18. Soccer world cup 2010, Allen Brodell
  19. I FAIL YOU, Aldo Kraas
  20. Middle Class, White Collar, Livin’ in th.., Charlie Parant
  21. HAIL THE SAINTS!, Mark J. Schulte
  22. Support! Qatar, Naji Almurisi
  23. Black Forest, Edward Kofi Louis
  24. Untitled,7/30/10, Ryan Cole
  25. The meeting, Gert Strydom
  26. Soccer Prediction!, Ramesh T A
  27. 061410B BAVARIAN BABES, Manonton Dalan
  28. Liberia Plays Soccer, Charlina Daitouah Smith
  29. Playing on the Playground, Sengthida Lorvan
  30. I FINALLY HAD THE CHANCE, Aldo Kraas
  31. MARGARET ALICE SONG, Aldo Kraas
  32. The National Game Of Australia, Francis Duggan
  33. The Good Memories Of What Was, Francis Duggan
  34. Christina (the childhood me), christina iuso
  35. soccer world, rwetewrt erwtwer
  36. soccer rollback, rwetewrt erwtwer
  37. soccer under 20, rwetewrt erwtwer
  38. sobre horizontes, rwetewrt erwtwer
  39. soboba, rwetewrt erwtwer
  40. *FOOTBALL FIELD GEM, Rommel Mark Dominguez Marchan
  41. Soccer, Courtney Sycowski
  42. Soccer, jose vega
  43. ODE TO A BEAUTIFUL WORLD, Aldo Kraas
  44. soccer, isaiah bess
  45. THE BALLAD OF “WILLIE, BAR THE DOOR.”, Liam ó Comáin
  46. So Any Team As Such, Francis Duggan
  47. Soccer, Monkey 7073
  48. My childhood, harkjoon lee
  49. goal, Josef myles
  50. Soccer, Josef myles
  51. I Wish That I Could Have Stayed In My Tw.., Francis Duggan
  52. I Wish, Francis Duggan
  53. Meaning of Soccer, Luis Baires
  54. EndAround, Charles Hice
  55. Soccer Girl, Marilyn Lott
  56. The Beautiful Game (soccer), Gab Oso
  57. He loves soccer, vaiah jones
  58. JOIE DE VIVRE, Aldo Kraas
  59. Zidane, Irwin and Brock, Christopher Higginson
  60. socrates' daemon, gershon hepner
  61. Kick Me...Again, nia imani
  62. Soccer, BOBo ROBbY
  63. God Works in Circle, john tiong chunghoo
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