100374  Poems Read Home Login

 the gypsy poet

thats the gypsy life


heather sprigs and pollen bee
silver birch and tall pine tree
wagon whells rolling
fancy free
thats the gypsy life for me

yellow flowers of the furze
sandy trails
where sounds not heard
quiet havens beneath the sun
where deer and fox and rabbits run

dogs in packs and fires a lit
horses ponies
bridals and bit
pegs of wood
and tins of pan
the dark dark tan
of the gypsy man

stews of rabbit
hedgehog pie
herbal potions
for the eye
floral sprays
kissed by the sun
bare foot children
free to run

carts gayly painted by hand
dance and song
and merry bands
with sparks that fly
into the open sky
and miles of heathered countryside

on the move
by ordered law
no regard to rich or poor
vagabond diddy coy
common vested one and all
all branded by mans laws

roll the wagon wheels
one more time
drink the freedom with the wine
when men were free to taste the vine
and run the winding whispering windy trails
so let us dance just one more time
and listen to the gypsy ryhme
            
            







©2000 - 2019 - Individual Authors of the Poetry. All rights reserved by authors.

Visit My Home Page | Start Your Own Poetry Site | PoetryPoem
[ Control Panel ]  [ Today's Poetry - ALL Poets ]  [ Search ]



dreamweaver POETRY BY KRIS ~ DREAMWEAVER - ~WELCOME TO DREAMLAND~ Read my Poems to Know me. I am in my poems.  
dreamweaver
poetic2050 Poetry by poetic2050 - Feedback and critique requested.  
poetic2050
poet5170 Poetry by Elsie - *WELCOME TO MY WORLD* ~ Read my poems full of fact, fiction and fantasy.  
poet5170
countrypoet Poetry by CountryPoet - Language of Enchantment Words are beautiful...  
countrypoet
Poetry by Brian - Wonderful Poems For Wonderful People Truly A Poem For Everyone. Uplifting, and Truthful.  
brianspose
Life Lines by Malibu Poetess - Straight forward prose and poetry on life, love, joy and disillusionment.  
malibupoetess
mykalangelo poems of Mykalangelo. - Tell me whatever, I'm not here often From poetrypoem.com your life will grow  
Mykalangelo

dreamweaver     allseasonsverse      tjswisher      immersion      poet5170  View All Poets
Newest Item: A PLEA BY AN UNBORN BABY
~A PLEA BY AN UNBORN BABY~ All I am asking is a fighting chance. I may be ... More
Added: 2019-05-25  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites