Why does morning come so early in the day Seems it should wait for me Sometime later, when I say It's time to rise and shine And not a minute earlier than 9 So that way I get more done Having rested my body and mind dorothy’s page © 2019 Dorothy E. Young

Pink and Blue

I think i'mma dudette With dude-like tendencies Skew male if you prefer When referring to me I mean I cry at the right times Watching movies and at weddings Reading a greeting card Kid videos and when shedding The skin from onions Or whenever they're peeled But dress like Simone Cowell Only with it I … Continue reading Pink and Blue


I can feel the new on my face Each morning I awake As I await my fate For the day New mercies greet me Arise to meet me With new grace You wait To teach me Your way So today, In faith, I Wait 🌾 Thank you for reading and following dorothy's page dorothy's page … Continue reading Newness

Lazy cakes

I can't eat pancakes, bacon Eggs and sausage during the week It makes me lethargic Makes me want to sleep In and not Go to work Lounge on the couch In my pjs and search For something good On TV So instead I'll just eat A banana 🍌 Thank you for reading and following dorothy's … Continue reading Lazy cakes

Good mornings

I spend most days Waiting for night to come Hoping for relief From this life's humdrum Existence, as if Writing's a game I frame My days around lyrics Or verses I should say Waiting for the beat to drop Just waiting for my Pop To whisper in my ear Those poetic words That I dread … Continue reading Good mornings