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Whiteness

Winter frost on willow trees  
     Weeping tears of snow.  
Halos 'round the opal moon,
     Hopeful, humble glow.           
Ivory keys collecting dust, 
     Itching to be played.   
Tresses bleached by age and time,
     Thinning as they fade. 
Empty pages bound in cloth,
     Ernest for a word.
Naked rows of birches -
     Noble and absurd. 
Endless skies of cotton clouds 
     Eager to unfurl.
Strings of sparkling diamonds, 
     Strands of subtle pearls.
Shovel, shiver - still, it falls:
     Snow subdues the world.

Copyright © Heather Ober | Year Posted 2012

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A TRIBUTE TO DARREN WATSON

Dearest Darren I miss you oh so much
All I want is for you to be returned to good health
Romantic writes you penned so well
Ridiculous sense of humour we share
Emails flew between us faster than Concorde
No one could make me laugh the way you do

Wish I knew how you are doing my friend
All my love and prayers are sent to you
There will never be another to take your place
So much fun being your poetry partner
Oh what a blast we had writing as Jadazzle United
Never a day passes when I don’t think of you


01~31~15


Copyright © JAN ALLISON | Year Posted 2015

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NAMESAKE

(Dedication: For Dave Wood)


Do follow feel, do simple write;
Align your flow, align your say;
Voice lines that heal, voice verse that cite;
Echo fond glow, echo fond stay.

Watch feelings surge, watch intent spur;
Opt for plain smile, opt for clear poise;
Options emerge, options recur;
Deed springs fine style, deed hurls fond voice.

Passion greets choice, passion meets peer;
Offer to cast, offer to soar;
Endow your voice, endow your cheer;
Trust first and last, trust tact and oar.


Leon Enriquez
09 mar 2014
Singapore

Copyright © Leon Enriquez | Year Posted 2014

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tribute five

"Please Allow Me to Speak for Him"
by:  Eric L. Boddie

Strength is boundless within his words
In the hearts of many, he should be heard
Lent me his pen one time in the past
Even his dark stuff reveals the awesome skill he has
Nothing can destroy a heart that's really pure
The Answer Is Christ, The Only Known Cure

Once He Arrives, everything makes sense
Nothing but his pen can get that intense
Each selection I have read makes me more appreciate what his pen invents

Copyright © eric boddie | Year Posted 2015

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Lighting A Candle - Word Acrostic

 


LIGHTING a candle for those who have died 
A most thoughtful and kindly request done, since lighting a 
CANDLE is the least, we can  do, 
FOR those who have sacrificed their life and all, so 
THOSE of us can live in a better place.Let's remember those 
WHO have died in all the wars, who, 
HAVE fought so bravely in the name of peace & freedom and 
DIED.Let's never forget it and so let's pray for World peace. 



Dorian Petersen Potter 
aka ladydp200 
copyright@2005 

October,19,2014

Copyright © Dorian Petersen Potter | Year Posted 2014

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Andrea's Happy Birthday

 
A
 N ew friend
  D ays old now
   R are are they in
    E very way, special, 
     A s a gem newly found
      S o cherished and singular,
H appiness can be counted by 
 A n accounting of the friends we have,
  P recious they are, the select few we choose.
   P ure
    Y our words
B eckon us 
 I n their beauty,
  R ead sweetly, but now,
   T he time has come to say,
    H appy Birthday Andrea.
     D ream your day away with sweet words
      A nd the company of those you love 
       Y our day, with special thoughts from your new friend.


09/03/15

Copyright © James Inman | Year Posted 2015

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Collaborator Callus

Passion pulses in his lines
Awe and wonder in his rhymes
Undressed is each wanton dream
Love's triumph: the greatest theme!

Cherub's voice he brings to chime
All his words etched in sublime!
Light and luscious- what a treat!
Lilting cadence: rhythmic, sweet
Ultimate the revelry
Since Paul writes for you and me

Appassionata (Paul's name for me)

Paul writes in many different genres, but my favorite of his writes are his passionate ones. Check out his awesome win in FJ's Nighttime Musings contest. Simply elegant....sensually sweet. I have collaborated five times with Paul. He'll send me a few lines that he knows I can build on and off we go. :) Thank you, Paul, for sending me some lines when my muse has deserted me. I appreciate your friendship. Can't wait to see you in Malta in a few months. Blessings...

In case you haven't had the chance to read our collabs...here's a taste:

Flights of Passion:
http://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/flights_of_passion__a_pc_em_collab_731870

The Forever Castle:
http://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/the_forever_castle__a_collab_with_pc_703879

A Triolet Tryst:
http://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/a_triolet_tryst__a_collab_with_paul_callus_678934

Temptress:
http://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/temptress__a_collab_with_pc_636554

The Day We Met:
http://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/the_day_we_met__a_collab_with_paul_callus_633400

Copyright © Eileen Manassian | Year Posted 2015

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Jan Allison

Jan Allison


Jumping, Jupiter!! Jan is the best!!

Always upbeat, helping with heartfelt at best,

Nominating her! Queen of the Day.

And fond memories down our Soup's Memory Lane!

Letting poets and people into her happy domain,

Loving each day with laughter in her heart

Inviting new-comers with sweet comments at hand,

She may be related to cyber buddy Jack Ellison by demand

Of her great laughter for funnies to all read and see

Nominating her the queen in Poetry Soup by command.


Written: Oct. 21, 2015
Theresa

Copyright © Theresa CW | Year Posted 2015

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A Tribute To Anne Lise

A poet of outstanding sensitivity and charm 

True to her nature she delights us with poems of substance 
Read her verse and I am sure you will agree
In favor of our souls delight, her words are flowing free 
Beautiful in every way, her Nordic smile does not delay, she  
Utilizes all her skills, and  gives us all her best 
Truisim is the word that comes to mind, when I think of her, 
Endearing she's becomes, with every passing year 

Top notch friends like her, are always in demand  
One thing that I would like to add before I end this note, 


A "Silent One" has asked for tributes, done for poets dear  
No other person came to mind but Anne and Anne alone 
Naturally I'd like to add, I gave you all a thought 
Endless is the world of poets and blest are we that write 

Love your fellow poets and be sure to let them know 
Invite them to you're world and let your comments flow 
Simple acts of kindness pay and this Anne doles our way 
Endless are her ways of Karm, she's balanced like Feng Shui.


By: Mystic Rose
August 7, 2015


Copyright © Mystic Rose | Year Posted 2015

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Poet Destroyer A

Poetess she is, whose magic is cast with great ease
Opulent in words, charming to the utmost degrees, 
Engraving hisses, silhouettes, images of natures surreal
Trespassing horizons never stretched out to an ideal 

Destroyer as known for, although she's here to compose
Enchating poems and songs her beautiful soul bestows
Such a fusion encourages poets to hold their inks and quills
To write 'bout nymphs in seas or orchards filled with daffodils 
Rampantly defeated by her as what often happens, except
Of all practiced skilled writers she's definitely the most adept
Yielded in a words-battle having a single acknowledged end
Efficacious "She" is by far a star who can simply transcend,
Reproductions of literary stylistic forms in her magnificent way

A lady I know as Linda with a pseudonym Poet Destroyer A!  

© Guru Jad 2013


Dedicated with Admiration! :)

Copyright © Guru Jad | Year Posted 2013

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A Tribute To Silent One


Only a man with a kind and sensitive heart can write the way he does 
Unleashing that special gift of quill n' thought. we love his poems   
Right from the heart they come, arriving on site, much to our delight  

Silent One, the poet of poets, always giving  encouraging comments 
I have learned to value his opinion, his wisdom, and his comraderie 
Love the sentimental writes that pour out of him, he is our mainstay  
Endearing, ernest, easy going, educated, efficatious and effective  
Noble to my eyes, he has won my admiration, and I wanted him to know 
Truth be told, I'm glad he is here at poetry soup, what a guy, 

Obvious talent this he has, stop by his poetry and have a look 
Neighbors always greet their neighbors with a smile and a hug 
Entreat him with respect, cause he deserves it, I for one am glad  

To 
Know 
Him xxx 

Mystic Rose 
December 10, 2015
 

Copyright © Mystic Rose | Year Posted 2015

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VIDYA-R

Vacations, in her knowledge, don't exist

India would progress with people like her,

Dear or not, she cares for all -

Yearning to do good for another

A wonderful person, selfless and wise
.
Really, for praise, words would not suffice.

Written on March 18th, my mother's birthday.
For Tammy Reams's contest

Copyright © Sneha RV The Literature Lover | Year Posted 2015

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Glenn Miller

~Glenn Miller~
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G-lenn Miller, his music is so wonderfully sublime,  enchanting.
L-istening to his "Moonlight Serenade" makes me think of love so tender.
E-ndless joy, in my heart,his music always brings to me. His given 
N-ame was,Alton Glenn Miller.He was born in Clarinda, Iowa, U.S.
N-otoriously,performed the trombone.His Glenn Miller Orchestra is divine

M-usician arranger,composer,and great band leader in the swing era.
I-n The Mood",is onother one of my favorite music pieces of his to this day.
L-ittle Brown Jug" "American Patrol" "Tuxedo Junction" and so many more, his 
L-egacy is filled of of so much dancing and romance under a moonlit and stars.
E-ntertaining the troops was something very close to his heart.Glenn Miller, 
R-emains one of the most famous and recognizable names of the big band era. 


Dorian Petersen Potter
aka ladydp2000
copyright@2015


July.21.2015



Author's notes:

My humble poem tribute to one of the greatest and most
unique bandleaders of the big band era,Glenn Miller.
One of my very favorite band leader I personally 
love and enjoy hearing the most.I listen to his music 
for many years now.And I believe that theres no one like him,
his music can never be duplicated by anyone.
His beautiful music just transcends time and space,forever.




(Born March 1, 1904- Missing December 15,1944)
Years active 1923-1944
In 2003 Miller, received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
His plane dissapeared while flying over the English Channel.
His remains and that of his crew has never been found.
Miller's status is missing in action up to this date.


Long live the King of Swing!














Copyright © Dorian Petersen Potter | Year Posted 2015

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tribute seven

"The Welcomer"
by:  Eric L. Boddie

Something about her relieves me of my breath
Keenly, she supports all who reach her path
Allusions of perfection seem to provide her wealth
The complex simplicity of her being can only be described by math
All her Beauty is clearly visible, she has no need for stealth

Copyright © eric boddie | Year Posted 2015

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Tribute to all soupers!(Friends)

          Friends
  
F alling stars we all are
R eady to shine brightly,
I nspired by one another
E xchanging many thoughts,
N imble are our minds
D aring to write new things
S erenity glows in our hearts.

Copyright © Maryam Jameela Haniff | Year Posted 2009

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A Tribute to Poetry Soup

A tribute to poetry soup

That's been coming for a while
Regardless of your age or group 
It always makes you smile
Beginners are made to feel at home
Understanding, they are poets too
Teaching or learning they're never alone
Even though they might be new

Taking time to hold their hand
Offering some great advice

Patiently, til they understand
Openly, and always nice
Even if you're a master poet
Teaching, may be your gift
Reaching those, who just don't know it
You can set their minds adrift

So thanks to all that help us write
Or who's keeping us in the loop
Until my fingers, no longer type
Praises, to all at the soup

Copyright © Larry Belt | Year Posted 2010

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Tribute To Mother On Mothers' Day 2015

E-ven though she's been gone lo these many years,
D-id I tell her I loved her enough as I fight back the tears.
I-often think I'm the most blessed of men upon this earth,
T-hat God in His wisdom chose her to give me birth!
H-ow I cherish the many happy memories we did share,
M-ost of all her beautiful smile and crown of silvery hair!
A-nd I know that God placed upon her head a star-studded crown.
E-xemplary was she as she served her family with great renown!

(26 March 2015)

(I was unable to type each first letter in bold type)

Copyright © Robert L. Hinshaw | Year Posted 2015

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F I V E S

Fundamental five virtues of wisdom, truth, goodness, justice and love 

In tune with five senses of taste, smell, touch, hearing and sight

Vibrations of the five sided pyramids draw power, and emit light

Elements of water, fire, wood, metal and earth each share their worth

Simply the luckiest day of the month for one’s birth!



September 2, 2013

Copyright © Connie Marcum Wong | Year Posted 2013

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VERLENA S WALKER

Verlena S. Walker
Vivacious being Earthly skin tone Reality of the world Living for the moment Entertained by her imagination Never lost in thought All aspects of life are focal points. (S.) ensual sensitivity endeavoring triangle (E) verlasting is her stride. (X) is the answer mark (T) ogether with those that are important. (O) nly a spirit embodied (N) either way is preferred. Willing to enrapture emergence As is derives innovation Lively and invigorating Keeper of the Shrine of God Enshrined by faith and religion Rich is the soul that embellishes the mind. ______________________________________________________________________| Penned on January 04, 2015!

Copyright © Verlena S. Walker | Year Posted 2015

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FREEDOM S CALL

FREEDOM’S CALL

For every woman, man, and child have the 
Right to
Equality and
Equity in this
Democracy stated.
Our lives, as liberated, co-depends on these truths.
Mighty we are as a country.
Strong in protecting our home front.
Crisis we have overcome.
Allegiance to our native people we must continue to know.
Love for the United States of America has been shown.
Longevity forever endured.

****Have a safe and enriched 4th of July!****
____________________________________________________|
Written June 29, 2015!

Copyright © Verlena S. Walker | Year Posted 2015

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Don't You Dare

R emember when you first came to this place
I 'd read your rhymes and feel the touch of grace
C oncern for others' peace and happiness
H as always been behind your thoughtfulness
A poet who is always by my side
R eminding me that Jesus is my Guide
D on't ever think of leaving; don't you dare!

L et pen be free to write of love and care

Eileen

Copyright © Eileen Manassian | Year Posted 2015

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Veterans

Venerable warriors who served with pride,
Even to the point of death,
They are the heroes we should recognize,
Extolling their service, our debt.
Remember their valor, their sacrifice,
Afford them the honor they are due.
Never forget the price that they paid,
Securing peace and freedom for you.

11/12/12
In honor of Veterans Day

For Black Eyed Susan's contest

Copyright © Kim Merryman | Year Posted 2012

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Jesus

Judas betrayed Jesus’s whereabouts
End, was near
Son of God, knew this
Universe of the Son of the Divine Father, restored
Sins of man forgiven, Prince of our Universal domain, alive in the hearts of his children

Copyright © Amy Rose | Year Posted 2013

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Sonnet 7: Garbage bin poem

Good people will place me where I serve best
And charge me with a most noble duty
Regardless of the weather I won’t rest
Bearing the task of preserving beauty
And though some may sneer and say I’m smelly
Greater peace of mind breathes where I am seen
Everyone needs me to keep their home clean

But if I should not be found standing there
In the place I was left, alone and bare, 
Not many would notice or even care

Public places are cleaner when I’m there
Offices, beaches, streets, shops and kitchens
Everywhere people live I should be found
My hope is that people want me around.

Copyright © Michael Dom | Year Posted 2013

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AFRICA 2 acrostic

                AFRICA 2

Adoration of sunlit bold high plains
Frozen herds torn from creation’s page
Rocking tribal fears—who’s got the reins?
Innocents are hurt while tempers rage
Call for voices high and voices strong
Africans say hide when things go wrong

Copyright © Victoria Anderson-Throop | Year Posted 2012

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LORELLA



  
 dedicated to my friend Lorella



Loving life and laughing at death daily
Object of affection and loved by all 
Romantic heart open to the joys of companionship
Enchantress casting a spell on all who meet you 
Lady of will and commitment to family and friends
Last to complain and first to step forward
Artist and author keep your light in the world

Copyright © Shane Cooper | Year Posted 2015

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Five Sweet Letters for the BIRTHDAY GIRL

L  egendary is her poetic soul
I   nvincible in reaching her goal
N  aughty, but she can also be nice
D  aring, with not a thought to the price
A  mbitious, she will climb to the heights

Linda…she shines in all that she writes!

Eileen Manassian Ghali

PS...Linda, HAPPY BIRTHTDAY!!!!! I wish you all the best!!! May God bless and keep you. I've so come to appreciate you during my time here. You are strong, smart, you speak your mind, you know what you want, you know how to get it, and you are fearless. Qualities I love in a woman! Also, you know how to be caring and tender when the need arises. You are a TITAN of Poetry Soup. Your name says it all. Divide and conquer. Sending you hugs on your special special day! :)

Copyright © Eileen Manassian | Year Posted 2013

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Easter

Earths people, it is time to wake up, the ‘Prince’ is alive! 
Ascension available, access through your heart 
Seek and you shall find! 
Time is short, personally unite, connect as one
Eternity given
Rise to the occasion, celebrate the gift of life, bond, with ‘our lord Jesus’ and ‘our Universal Father in heaven, building a bridge, experiencing kinship, between human and spirit

                     ***Happy Easter Everyone***

Copyright © Amy Rose | Year Posted 2013

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My Beacon

Memories old of carefree days 

Aimless paths I took behind your gaze

Raging fire of youth made me break free

Intrusion and advise had me in a wrecking spree

Yet you stayed by me, when I lay beaten

As a ship in search of a beacon

Mom, I am blessed, for there you were, arms open.

 
© (2 April '15) 

*Placed 2nd in the contest 'Acrostics on Mothers Day' by Tammy Reams on 13 April 2015.

Copyright © poesy relish | Year Posted 2015

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Mother

MOTHER

Mother is the light of every home
Overflowing care
Thoughtful 
Heart full of compassion
Empowers us with her unconditional love
Responsible and hardworking

Copyright © Estela Canama | Year Posted 2014