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A Wolf's Tale by L A Winterburn Ever wonderd what its like to be a wolf hunting his prey? NO! Well I have so I hope you enjoy it ... [465 words]
Are We Nearly There Yet? by L A Winterburn A really funny poem that I am sure all parents who have ever gone on day trips can rel... [129 words]
A Bunny's Tale by L A Winterburn The Bunny rabbit's view of what happened in AS wolf's tale. [443 words]
I Am Sin by Judith Goff More vampires... [116 words]
Why I Love You by Saulat Hanif I never know I never guess That! Why I LOVE YOU. You aren't good You aren't nice Why you like ... [60 words]
Why Do People Laugh At Me? by Musau Ignoring harmful criticism. [255 words]
Where You From? by Musau A funny poem about funny people. [306 words]
What Is A Bum? by Musau Who is really a bum? For real! [202 words]
What Do You Do by L A Winterburn short childrens poem .br>[183 words] [183 words]
Waves by D Donely - [12 words]
Waiting by L A Winterburn Poetry about a man who wants to commit suicide. But why? [184 words]
Trying To Blend by D Donely Just a poem about trying to be the same as every1 around. [40 words]
Those Eyes by Judith Goff Can fantasy become reality? [68 words]
The Youths Will Be Heard! by Musau Talking about another generation. [129 words]
The Storm by D Donely Just a poem; the title is pretty much self explanatory. [27 words]
The Reflection From The Water by Musau A look at yourself. [81 words]
The Mighty Tornado by Musau It is just one of God's angels! [163 words]
That's Life by D Donely Just a simple poem about life. [41 words]
Take Life.... by D Donely - [73 words]
Stalker by Diane Copeland A poem. [48 words]
September 11th by D Donely I think the title says enough. [50 words]
Scattered Memories by Keri McGriff - [17 words]
Reverso by Ulysses Hero Doesn't need one. [114 words]
Rebirth by Geech A poem about man's self-depreciation and its cause. [125 words]
Pretty Judy by Musau This is a sad love story. It deals with the ignorance and insensitivity that still exist in the so... [244 words]
New Path by Keri McGriff - [12 words]
My Way by D Donely A poem about not following the "crowd", doing things my way. [69 words]
My King by Keri McGriff - [163 words]
My Friend The Tiger And Me by Sue (Sooz) Simpson I wrote this for my little boy when he was having trouble at school. [942 words]
Maja by Roberto J Moreno This is about my current girlfriend and the sexual extruggles we are facing. [183 words]
Love Is Like A Rainbow. by Sadaf Shahab Love is like a rainbow, and has many shades. Hate is black in color,or it may as fades.... [35 words]
Love Calls by Keri McGriff - [14 words]
Kandi by Roberto J Moreno This is for the woman I most dream about. [173 words]
Jasmine And Gardenia Love by Sue (Sooz) Simpson - [417 words]
If Dali Wrote Poetry: by Ulysses Hero Odd and totally bizarre. Yes, that's what it's meant to be. [180 words]
I Love Hate by Sadaf Shahab I love HATE, Yes I love hate. When some one says, I hate you, He is pure, He is true. But when he s... [26 words]
I Know You Never Read This Poem by Sadaf Shahab I wrote this poem only for you I know, you never read this poem Even ,if you re... [133 words]
I Have Lost My Trust by Sadaf Shahab I have lost my trust there, I don't know how and where. May be I shout, but No One care, ... [67 words]
I Am The Most Loved Peson by Sadaf Shahab I often asked about your love, about your care. You always told me it is special, it... [60 words]
Fin by Ulysses Hero Parting is such sweet sorrow.- Shakespeare Parting is like a chinese a meal: sweet for some, sour for other... [142 words]
Fantasy .... Reality by Judith Goff Written after a rude awakening. [73 words]
Everything Will Be Fine by L A Winterburn Short prose. [52 words]
Dreamer by David B Doc Byron Figure it out yourself. [75 words]
Delight! by Keri McGriff - [17 words]
Can You See What I Feel by Keri McGriff - [12 words]
Beach by Keri McGriff - [15 words]
A Ruined Land by D Donely - [56 words]
A Poem by D Donely Just a poem I wrote; it doesn't really have any specific point to it. The words just came to me. [40 words]
A Freind To The End by L A Winterburn A poem for my best friend. [61 words]
-The End- by Tim Baker About a breakup. [147 words]
Will I by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [101 words]
What Makes Me Wait? by L A Winterburn - [85 words]
What A Morning by L A Winterburn - [302 words]
Weary Day by Keri McGriff - [19 words]
Walk With Me by Keri McGriff - [16 words]
To Whom It May Concern by Freelancer Her life has reached a crossroad. She's scared, confused, and doesn't know what to do. ... [550 words]
There Must Be More To Life Than Customer Service! by L A Winterburn A morbid but shit funny short poem of what its like to work i... [50 words]
Then Comes A Time by Roberto J Moreno This a poem about a resent relationship. [165 words]
The Thinker by Peter Izdebski - [118 words]
The Nameless One by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [61 words]
Tender by L A Winterburn How far one woman goes for the man she loves. [63 words]
Shooting Star
Rant by Rose Trimovski Something. [55 words]
Pub Paranoia by Tim Baker I actually wrote this in a pub while I was waiting for a friend of mine to finish his shift. Not q... [111 words]
Prisoner by David B Doc Byron A dark seduction. [130 words]
Our Way by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [86 words]
One Last Time by M F J Baker This is a poem about the night I met my husband. [54 words]
One I Love by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [59 words]
Oh! What A Surprise by Stuart Eric Longridge If you haven't noticed already then your as bad as them. [129 words]
No More Tears by Acosha Is it possible to be cried out? [112 words]
Night by M Q Walters - [99 words]
My So-Called Life by Judith Goff - [99 words]
May Not by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [78 words]
Matrix by Keri McGriff - [11 words]
Man On The Moon by I A Vdm "Ask the man on the moon" I said to my 4yr old, after one of many questions. "Who is the man on... [160 words]
Love Hurts by L A Winterburn Poem about a man who loves to much. [92 words]
Life, Death by Ian Goodall Life, Death, a comparison not many can accomplish... [50 words]
Let The Madness Cease by L A Winterburn - [49 words]
I Truly Love You by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [73 words]
Holly Marie by L A Winterburn A poem done for a friend of mine who has recently had a baby. [58 words]
Gem by Tim Baker About a girl [148 words]
Funeralchant Macabre by David B Doc Byron A poem about a someone who isnt exactly torn up about a friends death. [117 words]
Fools by Catherine Phillippa Susan Dally - [101 words]
Find Your Voice by Ashley Burdett A poem about venting the frustrations about not being able to find your voice. [70 words]
E by Tim Baker - [54 words]
Especially For You by Mickey Calvert This is a poem for my boyfriend!! [28 words]
Earths Plight by L A Winterburn A poem about what we are doing to the planet. [111 words]
Countless Nights by Tim Baker About my nights of induced contemplation. [64 words]
Bloodline by David B Doc Byron This is a poem about a man's transformation into a lycanthrope that eventually turned into a short ta... [120 words]
At The Bus Stop by Ulysses Hero Still working on this but would like some early feedback. I'm not too sure if I've captured the... [425 words]
As I Reach Home On A Rainy Morning by Ramkumar Menon The warmth of my home felt on a rainy morning. [378 words]
A Spirit Of Rainy Day by Nida Khan - [74 words]
A New Baby Born by L A Winterburn A poem for a friend's baby boy. [83 words]

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TITLE (EDIT)
Shooting Star
DESCRIPTION
A poem about a traveler who ponders their life while looking at the stars.
[119 words]
AUTHOR
Ashley Burdett
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
I'm 19 and I currently a student at a local college. I'm pursuing a degree in biology. Despite my affinity for the sciences, I've had a passion for writer. I've been told I'm extremely talented, I still have yet to find the beauty that other people do in my writing...
Give something a read and tell me what you think.
[July 2003]
AUTHOR'S E-MAIL ADDRESS
vierck17@yahoo.com
AUTHOR'S OTHER TITLES (36)
Angel (Poetry) A poem about a breakup and heartache caused because a guy felt he was not good enough for his girlfriend. [327 words] [Relationships]
Build Them Up (Poetry) My thoughts on the reflections of a condemned man listening to someone build his gallows. [131 words]
Church (Poetry) A poem about the differences of the people you see in church each day. [241 words]
Death Of A Grandmother (Poetry) I recently lost my grandmother and wrote a poem in her honor... [359 words]
Distance In Our Hearts (Poetry) How it feels when you are seperated from someone you really care about. [75 words] [Romance]
English Class (Poetry) My english teacher told us to look out of the window today. This is what I saw, outside the window and inside the room. [74 words]
Find Your Voice (Poetry) A poem about venting the frustrations about not being able to find your voice. [70 words]
Firefly (Poetry) Its a poem about a guy in his childhood and wanders out to a place he's visited once before. [147 words]
Forgiveness (Poetry) Someone who has committed the ultimate act of hatred against another human being asks for forgiveness. [137 words] [Spiritual]
Fretful Night (Poetry) Just a lonely night's thoughts. [249 words]
Infatuation (Poetry) This is a poem about how much you can love someone and how it can makes you feel. [162 words]
Janeska's Story (Short Stories) A story of the Holocaust told through a victim's eyes. [5,942 words] [Drama]
King Arthur (Poetry) There is a story often told by the natives in Dover, England. This is a retelling of that story. In which, a man stumbles upon King Arthur as he waits to purge England of Mordred. [1,512 words] [Adventure]
Kite (Poetry) Does anyone know who truly calls us when they say our name? This is a perfect example. [96 words]
Love Questions (Poetry) Just a poem question some of the aspect of love. [23 words] [Romance]
Mother (Poetry) A poem about how a mother looks at her child before it is born. [175 words]
Of Dreams And Memories (Poetry) A dialogue between two people who have very different thoughts about their love. Note that the parentheses are a different speaker. If anyone has any idea on how to make that a little easier to read p... [289 words]
Passerby (Poetry) A poem about passing by a girl I went to high school with and the feelings of how she didn't know me at all. [133 words]
Psalm (Poetry) Just a poem written about someone who is being hurt by God. [87 words] [Spiritual]
Rain (2) (Poetry) Just a poem about what it feels like to stand in a rainstorm. [168 words]
Reflection (2) (Poetry) Thoughts on what it feels for some people to look in a mirror... [278 words]
Romeo And Juliet (Poetry) Love is unexplainable especially when it happens between two people who truly deserve it. [155 words]
Simple Simon (Poetry) Looking back and realizing how much we took our childhood for granted. [48 words] [Motivational]
Simple Thoughts (Poetry) What happens when two people don't share the same view of life? [149 words]
Simple Thoughts In Extraordinary Lives (Poetry) What happens when the dreams of one partner is not shared by the other? [149 words]
Snow Falling (Short Stories) A poem about a young girl whose father is sent to war. it talks about how she feels when he is gone. [580 words]
Tell Me (Poetry) The poem of a girl who is speaking to her friend. She asks her friend how she can tell the man she is with that she doesn't love him. [122 words] [Romance]
The Encounter (Poetry) It's a 3 work movement based on a guy who meets a girl at a party and falls in love with her. But he stupidly makes love to another girl from the same party and is hurt when he can't have the love of ... [1,629 words] [Relationships]
The Flower (Poetry) The death of a flower equated with the death of a love. [96 words] [Romance]
The Letter Of Elijiah (Short Stories) This is a story about a girl who finds a lost book of the Bible and attempts to find Jesus. [3,101 words] [Adventure]
The Princess And The Peasant (Poetry) A poem from the eyes of a peasant about how he has fallen in love with a princess. [76 words]
To Normandy (Poetry) This is a poem to immortalize the D-Day seize at Normandy. [1,173 words] [Action]
Twenty-Eight (Poetry) I wrote this poem for my parents' 28th wedding anniversary which was a few weeks ago. I admire their marriage and I tried to capture some of it in here. It made both my parents cry... definitely not o... [114 words] [Relationships]
Waiting (2) (Poetry) Just a poem about waiting for someone. [113 words]
Why (2) (Poetry) Some thoughts I always have when the snow falls. [152 words]
Willow Tree (Poetry) Why does the Willow Tree weep? My interpretation... [182 words]
Shooting Star
Ashley Burdett


Sometime so very long ago
On a night that has long since passed
I laid beneath the stars
To contemplate my journey.

How far I've come,
Over high mountians and steep valleys,
Through dark forests and deep rivers,
From one end of the world to another.

But I could not help to ponder,
As I laid beneath the stars,
The meanings of my journies,
Just as I have said.

Laying there I felt
The chill bite gently through my jacket
Distracting my thoughts away
From all I have felt.

And yet,
When I turned my vision
Back to the heavens
I caught sight of a passing star.

To which I thought
Perhaps it was like I
Only completing its journey
In a very different time
In a very different place.

 

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© 2002 Ashley Burdett
STORYMANIA PUBLICATION DATE
November 2002
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