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Senryu Life Poems | Senryu Poems About Life

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solicitation

lady of the night
performs tricks in an alley....
father taught her well

Copyright © Chris D. Aechtner | Year Posted 2010

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You May Not Agree

Oh the cock may crow
but hens deliver the goods...
more to life than sex.

© Harry J Horsman 2013  

Copyright © harry horsman | Year Posted 2013

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Euphoria

                                       Turning point in life
                                       Eternal satisfaction
                                            Fuel euphoria

By: Eve Roper
2/14/2015

Copyright © Eve Roper | Year Posted 2015

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Love and Learn

One learns nothing
till one falls out of love....
rebuilding life

Copyright © harry horsman | Year Posted 2010

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Fingered

Chamber of secrets
Locked in wisps of steel incense
Swabbed sulfur din

Copyright © Xavier Keough | Year Posted 2006

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No Regrets

unfold age
fold in youth
find lost time

Copyright © James Marshall Goff | Year Posted 2009

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' The Power of A Poet ... ' 32nd Senryu

‘The Power Of A Poet’      32nd  Senryu


        Look How Devoted
       The Power of A Poet
    See How Words Spoke It



This Poem is My Tribute to:

Carolyn Devonshire (The Dove)
and James (The Highlander) Fraser
for your Powerful collaboration on:

      Mother Nature's Revenge

        It Was Truly Awesome

              MoonBee

Copyright © MoonBee Canady | Year Posted 2009

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Say it now!!!

Give me my life back
Satan release your grip—now!
God’s love—can’t touch that!

^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Now believe it
Continue to live by it
Let it manifest!






Copyright © Joseph Spence Sr | Year Posted 2007

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Buoyant Power, Seas Of Weak

The small pebble  sinks,
The Huge steel ship floats and sails,
lost and  found in waves.



Charma

Copyright © Charmaine Chircop | Year Posted 2010

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Wait For Me

Do not leave me now
I am here by your side and...
Heaven will wait dear

Copyright © Carol Sunshine Brown | Year Posted 2011

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A Weakness among us

When the rain falls from
Heavens that God created,
we accept through Faith.

When a story's told 
of long ago we doubt, Oh  
Ye of little faith ..

Copyright © Judy Konos | Year Posted 2011

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Misjudged

Standing still head's up
Retrospect greatest pitfalls 
Mass consciousness whim 

Wandering till dawn
Waiting brave for the result
Less breathe heartless beat

Until the mind soar
Now is inexplicable
Sufferings indeed

People grim anew
For the best of all Juries
Render canny nod

Continued service
Captivated voter's wit
Last laugh never ends.





Copyright © marvin celestial | Year Posted 2013

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Jokers Lament

eyes of deepest blue
lips sweet as maple syrup...
his dog loves him too

Copyright © Carol Sunshine Brown | Year Posted 2012

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Senior Moment?

How is it that I

Can forget the objective

Before I get there?










Writer's Note:

No, I'm not a senior (not even close) so I don't have any excuse for this dilemma!  

DG

Copyright © Donna Golden | Year Posted 2009

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Being One

Glitters spread all over
Seeking reflections amidst
becoming steadfast

Long lost better half
Reunite even afar
Sharing out fragments

Standing still staring 
Beyond space and time searching
A spark that mislead

Now after decades
Attracting as one fellow
When moments unfold.


Copyright © marvin celestial | Year Posted 2013

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Ripe Mango

your presence is:
sweeter than a ripe mango
filling to the soul

© Joseph, 6/11/08
© All Rights Reserved

Copyright © Joseph Spence Sr | Year Posted 2008

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Blind

Fornicated bliss
Devoured, unearthed, blinded
Tomorrow lacks sight

© Drake J. Eszes

Copyright © Drake Eszes | Year Posted 2014

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'Grow fainter'

our doubts fade away when our focal point becomes positivity
©142011082013

Copyright © Wilma Neels | Year Posted 2013

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Finality

never to speak much
actions have louder voices...
bottled up feelings

smiles never reach eyes
sunshine facade, cheerful masks~
cracks begin to show

heart only takes much
all but ready to explode--
tick tock, bomb goes off

blows to soul, battered
freedom beckons, chains broken--
true smiles: "I'm leaving."






**for Paula's Say now, what you couldn't say then contest 

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Copyright © binibining P.iNk | Year Posted 2010

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Like Pieces of a Puzzle

Like Pieces of a Puzzle
a jigsaw puzzle scattered on a table top… pieces of my life

Copyright © Pandita Sanchez | Year Posted 2015

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Tears in a Bottle

Tears in a Bottle
doors open, doors close wasted opportunities – tears in a bottle
Entered in contest “One Solo Epic Senryu or Haikyu – In a Bottle” sponsored by Poet Destroyer A (7-22-2014).

Copyright © Pandita Sanchez | Year Posted 2014

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A caring One

A caring one is more 
Than sweet fragrance,
Even when sweet fragrance ends,
The caring one remains...

Copyright © Charles Melody Lightning Ink | Year Posted 2010

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Violinist Composition

I hear the straw hum
stretched chords groan and snag my heart
leaving me composed.

Copyright © Tatyana Carney | Year Posted 2005

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Sleepless Nights

first sunbeams on my infant's face the chair still rocking

Copyright © Charmaine Chircop | Year Posted 2012

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You Will Feel

be mindful
human rights are human ways
that lead down

be careful
the words above always remain
wear no crown

trap the sin
destroy the lie of conceit
look within

don't consume all that you see
you will feel
wrong like fire

Copyright © Laura Breidenthal | Year Posted 2013

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death's breath is warm

death’s breath is warm a welcome reprieve in the winter of life
Sponsor: Charles Henderson Contest Name: HAIKU 101 FOR NEWBIES TO HAIKU AND/OR POETRY SOUP CONTESTS

Copyright © Suzette Richards | Year Posted 2012

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Kaleidoscope Life

I live in yellow
More colors come to call me
Orange has the edge




12/29/12

Copyright © James Marshall Goff | Year Posted 2012

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Pieces

A heart divided
Hurt knows no bounds anymore
Only time will tell


By: Misty Leccese
© June 16, 2009

Copyright © Misty Penton-Leccese | Year Posted 2009

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Rose Petals on my Table

early morning dream a butterfly on my eyes tiny fingers' touch an innocent face eagerly waits with closed eyes daily breakfast kiss rush hour traffic jam flower girl at the window dew drops on fresh rose ringing telephone nobody to attend it quivering roses afternoon tea time rose petals on my table another sun set © kashinath karmakar(21st August 2011) ============================= Placement:5th;(Sept.2011) Contest:Morning,noon or night senryu Sponsor:Francine Roberts

Copyright © kash poet | Year Posted 2011

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Worry-Wart

I often worry
that I might run out of things
to worry about...

Copyright © Tim Ryerson | Year Posted 2013