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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
MANKIND'S MINDLESS MESS Hargreaves, Tony Alliteration animal, creation, destiny, earth, history, pollution, sea, wisdom,
Pea Soup jimmy boom semtex, nick armbrister Verse history, satire, war,
zenith jimmy boom semtex, nick armbrister Blank verse history, truth, violence, war,
Premium Member Poem BLOODLESS - Tale of a Hero and the People He Died For Nunez, Kim Patrice Epic change, corruption, hero, history,
Sounds of Blackness boddie, eric Rhyme black african american, celebration, history,
Premium Member Poem hashtag WestfiledMarion thirtyseven, scott Free verse history, humor, humorous, nostalgia,
Premium Member Poem Go Canada Rose, Mystic Haiku history,
Premium Member Poem THE YELLOW SHINE dunn, cherl Free verse adventure, boat, death, history, image, imagination, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem The Godlen Buddha Rose, Mystic Free verse history,
What happened to Sandy Hurd, Kathleena Narrative america, black african american, history, political, race, racism,
The Rock Martin, Mike Verse beautiful, family, hip hop, history, holiday, horror, humor,
Premium Member Poem Let Me Paint The Picture Borgo, Louis Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem The Falcon Borgo, Louis Free verse history,
Premium Member Poem Autumn 2012 Lindsey, Catie Rhyme history, natural disasters,
Premium Member Poem THE DUEL AT DAWN Guyler, Ian Light Poetry history,
Premium Member Poem 53 bronze bells Wings, Broken Free verse history, music,
Premium Member Poem Ringo's Last Ride holmes, peter Cowboy history,
Premium Member Poem UPROOTED - blame nette - not for contest lawless, John Verse history,
Taking Care Of Insects At Sea Ackerman, Stuart Rhyme history, war,
Visceral Response Rockwell, Elizabeth Free verse history,
Lincoln and Gettysburg Haiku Horn, James Haiku history,
Premium Member Poem LYRIC POEM I REMINISCE Grenness , Julie Free verse allusion, emotions, eulogy, history, nostalgia, travel,
Premium Member Poem Tombstone holmes, peter Cowboy history, obituary,
Honoring the Wartime Dead Monihan, Rhoda Rhyme history, memorial day, soldier,
Freedom Flag Kelly, Brenda Verse history, patriotic,
Angela Merkel hansen, jan oskar Ode fun, funny love, graduation, history,
Premium Member Poem Flag of My Fathers Trestrail, Keith Senryu history, patriotic,
Independence johnson, curtis Acrostic history, holiday, july, patriotic,
Premium Member Poem I want John Wulfs Hat vaso, arthur Light Poetry appreciation, culture, funny, history,
Premium Member Poem Herstoric Roots Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse history, nature, philosophy, racism,
Premium Member Poem ROCK ON USA dunn, cherl Free verse adventure, america, devotion, future, history, inspirational, music,
Premium Member Poem WITCH HUNT : FOR CONTEST Smith, Bev Senryu history,
Premium Member Poem A Soldiers Last Taps Siegel, Steven Free verse history, patriotic, veterans day,
THE LADY Promise, Rainbow Free verse america, courage, education, freedom, history, patriotic, soldier,
IN THE MID OF PYRAMID GUPTA, ROHINI Rhyme royal history,
IN THE MID OF PYRAMID GUPTA, ROHINI Rhyme royal history,
On Mars In Mars Schumacker, Earl Free verse adventure, age, environment, history, image, science, space,
LIKE ICE jimmy boom semtex, nick armbrister Verse beautiful, bereavement, gothic, history, mythology, woman,
Premium Member Poem California's State Flag Richards, Carrie Free verse history, home, patriotic, places,
Premium Member Poem Malta and Safi Flag Callus, Paul Senryu history, pride,
MANELO BRIDGE Ngoma, Thabang Rhyme history, patriotic, tribute,
Premium Member Poem Oregon State Flag Roper, Eve Prose history, symbolism,
Premium Member Poem WHITE ROSE RED HISTORY Guyler, Ian Bio history,
Change Kendrick, Sara Rhyme history, life,
Words About Nothing Gray, Paul Prose Poetry history,
Planet Pluto Footprints Fall Schumacker, Earl Free verse history, image, judgement, nature,
Last Endowment - FLAG Contests Harding, Lycia Senryu history, pride,
Last Endowment Harding, Lycia Senryu history, memorial day, morning,
The Trunk Kendrick, Sara I do not know? history,
Premium Member Poem ''The Maple Leaf Flag Forever'' Wings, Broken Verse history, patriotic, pride,
A Prophet In The Fire Poet, Arabian Curtal Sonnet allah, faith, fire, god, history, miracle,
Premium Member Poem Dust Bowl - haibun lawless, John Haibun history, natural disasters,
Premium Member Poem Soul Survivor lawless, John Quatrain history,
Aknu Brant, Alaska I do not know? animal, beauty, creation, history, imagination,
Premium Member Poem Derbyshire flag- for contest Wigley, Viv Rhyme history,
Premium Member Poem Your God is yours, not mine Jones, Ian Rhyme allah, anger, faith, god, history, how i feel,
The Flag Came Down Price, Franklin Couplet anxiety, bereavement, betrayal, history, political, remember, society,
Lifting tram rails in 1940 Ward, Julia Free verse history,
Eirenikos Sprouse, Andy Rhyme history, hope, introspection, life,
Your Roots Run Deep bartholomew, cortney Light Poetry history, spiritual,
Political Diversity Stevenson, Jerry Narrative america, culture, emotions, feelings, history, political,
The Four Whispers Deevy, Cody Free verse change, corruption, deep, history, identity, imagery, satire,
The Nine and the Flag Price, Franklin Rhyme discrimination, forgiveness, history, racism, sad, uplifting,
The Gay Marriage Issue Stevenson, Jerry Narrative culture, emotions, feelings, history, imagery, international, judgement,
Historical Reflections Ross, Gawaine Free verse history,
Premium Member Poem SHADOWS TRYST lawless, John Verse history, metaphor,
Premium Member Poem THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR Guyler, Ian Abecedarian history, war,
In A Winter Gloaming Gann, Jason Rhyme history, metaphor, night, snow,
Premium Member Poem The Raven Symphony Borgo, Louis Sonnet history, love,
Premium Member Poem Lone survivor Siegel, Steven Free verse death of a friend, history, lost, veterans day,
Premium Member Poem Colloquialisms holmes, peter Verse history,
Premium Member Poem A Victim of the war Siegel, Steven Prose death of a friend, history, veterans day, war,
Premium Member Poem breaking my heart Wings, Broken Epulaeryu history,
Premium Member Poem Fourth Of July Wings, Broken Acrostic celebration, firework, history, patriotic,
Of the Innocent and Sinners Popovici, Michael Burlesque history, native american, nature,
Our ancestors ANTHONY, ABED Lyric history,
Independence Ward, Julia Acrostic history,
Premium Member Poem MARS Grenness , Julie Free verse culture, destiny, earth, history, inspiration, spiritual, stars,
Premium Member Poem Thanksgiving Borgo, Louis Free verse america, art, family, friend, history, holiday, native american,
Premium Member Poem ''Not That Long Ago'' Wings, Broken Verse history, women,
Queen Hatshepsut's Monologue Kimathi, Teddy Free verse history, imagery, memory, old,
Know Your Onions spagnola, jill Free verse boyfriend, cool, funny, history, language, wedding,
We Walk Twaddell, John Free verse absence, bereavement, deep, eulogy, history, psychological,
Premium Member Poem The Manchester Ship Canal - Part two fleming, john Rhyme history, travel,
Premium Member Poem The Manchester Ship Canal - Part One fleming, john Rhyme history, travel,
The Story of Joey Kent, Mike Narrative history, poetry,
Premium Member Poem Cabinet Card, 1884 MacMillan, Cyndi Sonnet history,
The Mad Dance Harris, Steve Rhyme history, war,
Forward In The 60's johnson, curtis Prose Poetry history,
WHO CAN SAVE OUR WORLD jimmy boom semtex, nick armbrister Free verse history, horror, international, war,
Premium Member Poem Paracelsus Bateman, Gary Double Dactyl history, international, introspection, science,
Age 239 johnson, curtis Prose christian, culture, dedication, history,
Ground Zero J.T., Honestly Rhyme history, how i feel,
The Legendary Wild West Kiser, M. L. Sestina history, horse, nostalgia,
A Little Slice of Me - An Irish Lullaby Evans, Greg Rhyme history, immigration, ireland, life,
Where are the Romans Purdum, Fritz Rhyme history, myth,
Tears of Love Amai, Apolo Free verse anger, cry, dedication, history, longing, love, love
If Words Were Wishes Twaddell, John Free verse bereavement, brother, culture, death, history, words,
Premium Member Poem OH LOUISIANA dunn, cherl Free verse history, imagery, imagination, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem ReCreating Story Dillenbeck, Gerald Free verse creation, culture, gender, history, myth, religion,