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Enlightenment

Seek Life after life
Illusive task to obtain
Beyond doubts and fall

Start and end dramas 
Decipher complexities
Found partial answers 

Paradigm issues
Confusion overrate quest
Esteem falters wit

Stand mindful actions
Stuck within clearer pathways
A stretch still needed

Persistent conscience
Always craved enlightenment
Recall life purpose.


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Meaningless Meaning

We deceive ourselves,
To try to hide from our own
Insignificance.


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Could Would Should

Giving when you could
Take more than you ever would
Behave as you should


By Robb A. Kopp


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I'm Cleaning Up My Act

<                                        amidst thy shell's core

                                          healing of ones soul begins

                                         with .........  wholesome cleansing 

                                         

                                         

                                           

                                          
 
                                


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My Momma's Words

Figures do not lie
So true, though also is this
Liars can figure


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My Shield

By Michael J Falotico

                                                         an insult does hurt..
                                                 when a tongue feels like a knife..
                                                    covered ears, my shield..

                                                         words spit like bullets..
                                              some hit there mark, some have not..
                                                           target smaller now..


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Your Umbrella

If you let a smile
Be your only umbrella
Expect a wet butt


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Unshackled Souls

Uplifting the soul
Pay tribute to saving lives
Not shackling those in need



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Envy

envy at our birth
The true poison of this earth
dooms the chance of mirth


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love

love wears a noose
_balancing delicately
on an old broken chair


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Dreams

Future dreams could vanish
Try to remember the good times
Accept your own life


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Lies

Only a few words
Spoken strong with liberty
Ever misleading


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Quit Running

mom say's
quit running !!!!
  {walk}


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Supernaturally Seductive!

“Concentration is the
     very essence of poetry.”
       —Amy Lowell


deadly deception
femme fatale flourished—
dynasties downfall!

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© Joseph, October 19, 2008
© All Rights Reserved
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Joseph S. Spence, Sr., is the author of "The Awakened One Poetics" (2009), which is 
published in seven different languages. He invented the Epulaeryu poetry form, which 
focuses on succulent cuisines and drinks. He is published in various forums, including the 
World Haiku Association; Poetinis Druskininku, Milwaukee Area College, Phoenix Magazine; 
Möbius Poetry, and Taj Mahal Review to name a few. Joseph is a Goodwill Ambassador for 
the state of Arkansas, USA, a college faculty, and a military veteran.

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Easter Savior

Savoir at Easter
My heart beating easier
He is my keeper

© Sam


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SALVATION FROM SELF SLAVERY

                                          



                                  




                                           inner consciousness
                                       seeks righteous abnegation 
                                            leads to salvation 


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Capers of Life

Kapriolen des Lebens / Capers of Life / Las cabriolas de vida  

Kapriolen des Lebens
Genauso wie fernes Irrlicht
In Vergangenheit


The capers of life
Like a far distant ghost light
In those bygone times


Cabriolas de vida
Luz fantasma lejano
En tiempos pasados 


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It's How You Look At It ...


“I’m afraid! It’s dark!”

“Close your eyes, little sister.

You won’t see it then …”


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Probable Options in Life

Within mundane days
Countless options haunted once
Until best opted

Nothing rise nor fall
Only learning lessons gained
Real experience 

Time and space don't bind
Anything comes in mind's eye
Heights and slopes achieved

Sparks of lights mingled
Consciousness creates matter
Reality without

Broader perception
Discerned beyond paradox
Life is a pattern.








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' Do The Math ... ' ( 35th Senryu )

‘Do The Math … ’      35th   Senryu

          Defeating Censure
   Thru All My Years of Tenure
       Tells You … ‘ Go Figure ! ‘


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Patriotic Bliss

patriotic bliss--
when all Americans know 
national anthem


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Die Augen der Nacht, The Eyes of the Night, Los Ojos de la Noche

Vor den Augen der Nacht
Verschwimmt die Einsamkeit
So ganz tränenlos

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The  loneliness blurrs
In front of the eyes of the night
Completely without tears

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Antes de los ojos de la noche 
Se desvanesce la soledad
Así sin lágrimas 


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DISCOVERY

What is on the mind
How will I express it all
Looking for my voice


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New Year, New Hope

Years gone in a snap
Older paves way for new ones
Better days unfold.

Glimpse olden memoirs 
Tidbits all grandest new hope
New year came on spot.

Past same as present
Joy comes with same minded pal
Tomorrow is now.


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Deception Unravels

masks fall at midnight

deception unravels....

     cinderella cries



*Entry for Chris's "Yet Another Senryu Contest" (16 syllables)


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Liar Liar Pants On Fire

<                              the great ....  deceiver
                                practices artful ....  falsehood  
                                bold .... assumptions


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Man and Monkey thoughts

Unbeatable  and
Resourceful  'Anjaneya'
Is our 'monkey-God'

Ape is ape and man,
Man. The twain did never meet.
Nor will ever meet.


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Hatred

Hatred is a worm,

                           That eats from the inside out...

                                                                      Leaving you hollow.




                                                                      Timothy I. Brumley


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Empty Shoes

I see empty shoes

stories waiting to be heard

lonely hearts and minds



(April 6, 2011 Wausau, Wisconsin USA)

(c) Copyright 2011 by Christine A Kysely, All Rights Reserved


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Poison

Black water
Enters the system
Leaves decay