Nothing To Lose ~ A Poem By Walt Page, The Tennessee Poet

When you ain't got nothing You've got nothing to lose But everything to gain Pick yourself up off the floor And clean yourself up You've got nothing to lose But everything to gain So pick up that old guitar Play those chords again Remember how it felt Let those fingers fly Cause you ain't got... Continue Reading →

For Now I Am Winter ~ A Poem By Walt Page, The Tennessee Poet

I am a cold heat Frigid Un-meltable A frozen tundra No feelings Nothing Frozen fingers Brain freeze So I wait Knowing this will pass But for now For now I am winter ~The Tennessee Poet~ ©Walt Page 2019 All Rights Reserved

Possessed Poets 2 ~ A Poem By Walt Page, The Tennessee Poet

Are Poets possessed? Or just “special”? We have a gift We turn words into images In the mind of the reader Our words create feelings A reader can “taste” our words Feel a kiss Smell a night blooming jasmine All from words we have created In the magic of our imagination As a poet, I... Continue Reading →

My Dark Days ~ A Poem By Walt Page, The Tennessee Poet

I have lived them Felt them Survived them The darkest of my days More than once in my life Each time I have come out stronger I have danced with the Devil Shook hands with the Holy Ghost Traveled down Dead Man's Road Spent time in Lochloosa With JJ Grey and a favorite beverage I... Continue Reading →

Questions Remain ~ A Poem By Walt Page, The Tennessee Poet

All that remain Are questions Maybe it's better Not to know the answers I'm alive Is that not enough? My mind is sound I have my poetry My music The love of my wife Is that not enough? I've lived 75 good years And look forward to more Everyone has their own questions Answers to... Continue Reading →

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