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SirBoggy's Stats
  • poems: 43
  • average poem: 7.3 (7.4) (graph)
  • comments: 31
  • ratings: 13
  • average rating: 7.2
  • forum posts: 6
  • last visit: 13 Feb 07

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User: SirBoggy (view this user's book)

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Website: http://poets.com/

Look, I know sometimes my spelling and grammar can be off a little, and I don't mind people pointing that out. I do mind, however, when people take pleasure in pointing it out. Please, I'm embarrassed enough... I mean, I'm an English major with one credit left for Godsakes! It's like being an accountant that has a brain freeze every time it comes to simple addition. I know, excuses, excuses. That's right; excuses and for now that will have to do. Also, if you think my poem, or any poem is too long, then stop reading it. Don't comment that it's too long but is good overall, that's like eating a four star meal and leaving the last bite saying, "You know, it was better than good, but I still wasn't completely satisfied, send it back and tell the chef it was cooked a little too long." If I can think of any more cynical things to say I will get back to you. Until then, if you don't like what I have to say or the style in which I write it, then I will quote the great Bender, saying... you know what pal?, "Bite my shiny metal ass." Your "friendly, social" poet, SirBoggy P.S. I like to kid and even though what I say can have a bite to it someti... most of the time, please try to take it with a grain of salt; because I'll tell you one thing right now buckaroo, I'm not changing myself just for you and that is an issue I stand quite firm on. Ok, well maybe I'd change a little something here or there... only cause it's you, but not much! I mean it! Again, I'm very firm on this issue. P.S.S. Also, just so you know, the reason I make it more than clear that "SirBoggy" has written the poem is because people say they would read more of my poetry but my name is not posted. I can't figure out why either. I don't post anonymously. So, that's why in case you were going to accuse me of vanity, arrogance or narcasism.

Poems by SirBoggy:
  • 3 Such Faces Of Limbo
  • A Welcomed Takeover
  • Getting Ready For A Long Day
  • Perhaps Your Love Got Lost In The Mail
  • Getting Lost In Coltrane
  • $72.90
  • American Summer 2004
  • The Goal is Insight, The Result Is Humanity, But In Actuality It’s All Just Wishful Thinking (by S
  • Jamming With Coltrane
  • I’m Sorry But Your Credit Card Has Been Denied Due To Insufficient Funds (by SirBoggy)
  • It Hurts To Have To Ask (by SirBoggy)
  • Avoiding The Problem At Hand (by SirBoggy)
  • Putting My Bass Into Her Song (by SirBoggy)
  • She Looks So Sharply At ME
  • Not Even A Kiss On The Cheek
  • You Go Girl!
  • But Mr. President, What If They Wash Their Hands First?
  • He Asserted To Be True
  • The Cost Of Absolute Freedom
  • Home Is Where The Mess Is
  • Dave The Waiter
  • Separately Standing Witness To Myself (or) As He Ate His Soup
  • As I Left Listening To The Very Best Of John Coltrane, Track #6
  • Before I Was Old Enough To Know What Fear Is
  • Perhaps Your Love Got Lost In The Mail
  • Just Another Excuse To Get Out Of Class
  • Root, Root, Root For the Home Team
  • At “The Woman of Faith” Conference: Observation #1
  • Home Is Where The Mess Is
  • After The Applause
  • Am I The Only One Who Feels Like Screaming
  • Be Patient I Guess, Maybe Something Will Happen Soon
  • If I Had Painted It On A Canvas No One Would’ve Believed It
  • Carpe Diem
  • From Now On Then, Use The Photocopier Appropriately
  • From Within A Graveyard
  • The Reason Words Mean Nothing
  • Signed, Humanly Desperate
  • Melding Over A Mug of Hot Chocolate
  • Accepting The End: A Moment of Clarity
  • Essentially You
  • At “The Woman of Faith” Conference: Observation #3
  • Freedom’s Grace

SirBoggy's favorite poems:
  • egotist
  • life is pain
  • we are truly alone...
  • y id let srgun slys me opn
  • Kelly
  • The Sudanese Never Had Nap Time
  • Public Storage
  • Killing Time (revised)
  • Dirty Pillows (Asphyxiation)
  • I'm Naked (My Chemotherapy Experience)
  • My Famous Dad
  • nihilism

Poems SirBoggy has recently commented on:
  • Getting Ready For A Long Day
  • She Looks So Sharply At ME
  • Home Is Where The Mess Is
  • The Cost Of Absolute Freedom
  • Home Is Where The Mess Is
  • Neverland
  • Before I Was Old Enough To Know What Fear Is
  • My Famous Dad

Threads SirBoggy has recently posted in:
  • THE Questions of Questions...
  • A "Theological" Riddle
  • I'm new. Hi!


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