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Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Dreamscapes: Skipping Past Time

...."In Progress." *

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Aneath, Pouring Sunshine Amid, Scorching Rain

...."In Progress." *

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Tubular Bells

...."In Progress." *

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Hooray For Hollywood

...."Coming Soon." *

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Chain Reactions In Collateral Moments

...."Coming Soon!" *

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Evil Shall Slay, The Wicked

...."COMING SOON." *

Short Cancer poem by Eric Thomas| Details |

Fate of Faceless Faith

Pious pies pilot pineapples to pricey plights

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |


High pitched her screams; deep inside a lifetime

Short Cancer poem by Heather Godwin| Details |

My Cancer







Short Cancer poem by Robert Heemstra| Details |

Where's the Cure

its hard to believe
the twenty-first century
no cure for Cancer

Short Cancer poem by Robb A. Kopp| Details |

Challenge Thrown Down

decides to answer

physically challenged dancer 

self pitys cancer

Short Cancer poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details |

He lived Into old age

He lived 
Into old age. 
And died
From cancer 
Of the MIGHTY thought.

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Come As You Are

Being there of Spirit but apart this flesh; Vibrant's, duskful rainbow..

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |


I guess we're hard core it seems....
Who knows, it must, be in our genes.

Short Cancer poem by Abe Lopez| Details |

Nature's Fury

Nature is a beast

Warm susnshine, cool blue water

Cancer, wrathful flood.

Short Cancer poem by Russell Sivey| Details |

Sun Tan

Sun radiation
Fun to look nice with a tan
Cancer death awaits

Russell Sivey

Short Cancer poem by J B| Details |


like a cancer spreads

across the wires, distance grows

placid like your heart

Short Cancer poem by Raul Moreno| Details |

Weeping Petals

Sobbing flowers mourn,

As cancer plagues the garden:

Grub worms at their roots.

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

In Progress

Twas just telling another; an anomaly in this life; about or better
A child's story

Short Cancer poem by Ed Coet| Details |



if you have cancer

      and youre seeking an answer

find it in prayer

Short Cancer poem by harry horsman| Details |


is the cancer of love lies,
pain unbearable.

© Harry J Horsman 2013    

Short Cancer poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |


at any time

makes you blind

before you bake

like a cake

waited  its a crime


Short Cancer poem by Michael J. Falotico| Details |

Brian's Song



strong friendship

cancer takes him


"My Favorite Movie" contest

Short Cancer poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |


am a profect you see

he has the power

to heal is a hours

only he can let it be



Short Cancer poem by Smail Poems| Details |


Big blundering beast
Poor fish have no chance whatsoever
Neither does the slowest runner in your group

Short Cancer poem by Andrew Crisci| Details |


Doesn't Christmastime mean
presents, carols and cheers?
But for one it won't
be a jolly Holiday
diagnosed with breast cancer.

Short Cancer poem by Ruth Courtney| Details |

Love You

total enchantment
the time I shared here with you
long past the times, few
sometimes I feel the cancer  
is in us both not just you

Short Cancer poem by Joe Flach| Details |

Cancer Limerick (ADULTS ONLY)

Just look at the symbol for Cancer

And about me you'll have your answer

I think its devine

To perform 69

As a great sexual enhancer

Short Cancer poem by Jeremy Street| Details |

Gathering Seven Spirits More Wicked Than They Themselves

Saying, little children....

The time shall come, when 

Ohers will kill some of you believing

That they are doing a service unto, God ?

Short Cancer poem by JustcallMe Britt| Details |

Two Survivors

My mother and aunts
All suffered from breast cancer
Moms right breast removed

She had the choice to abort
But she risked her life for me

Short Cancer poem by Kathy Gillet| Details |


It has been one year.

My dad died from lung cancer.

He's resting in peace.

©  Kathy Mary Gillet

©  February 15, 2007 All Rights Reserved

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

This Is The End Of The Innocence

Sliding unto the floor; grasp her window well...

A sliver in light which wanes as waves, goodbye

                        ...."In Progress." *

Short Cancer poem by kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr| Details |


i admit this

now am bold

i was out of controll

my life was snug

i was like a buee

could  out

no doudt

now am scott free



Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |


The heart bleeds a river in blood if waters were tears

                                                                       ...."In Progress." *

Short Cancer poem by Cynthia Alvez| Details |

Raindrops Falling

The rain pitter patters

Your name

Falling like tears

On everything!

The first rainfall after my "then" husband's death from cancer at age 34...

Short Cancer poem by Carol Register| Details |

Looking Forward

The future

A bright light

No gloom

Happiness is for the taking

I was lucky

No cancer was found

A winding road lays ahead

My journey

Travel I will

Short Cancer poem by Doris Culverhouse| Details |


Pay attention to the warning signs

Something is not right when things are abnormal

Pain, heavy

Cancer cells get them out

Treat the beast early to live

Short Cancer poem by Kenneth Fordham| Details |

An Angel Speaks

Do you believe in God, she asked?

Well I am not so sure, .. Do you?

Of course I do, she says .. 

He let me have cancer so I could touch your heart.

Short Cancer poem by olusegun Arowolo| Details |


               protects against
           ultraviolet sun rays
        depletion causes,floods,cancer

Short Cancer poem by Judith Angell Meyer| Details |


Carefree childhood

School days

Wedding Day

Beautiful girls

Creative seamstress

Met soul mate

Daily Joy


Forever after



Short Cancer poem by dakarai cobb| Details |

REUBEN COBB (my grandfather)

Daughter disconnected from her father.

It took years for you two to reconnect.

I had only one chance to talk to you.

The cancer took you, before we could meet.

Short Cancer poem by Joyce Johnson| Details |

Guided by the Stars

Contented and complete

Amiable and sweet

Nurturing and nice

Cancer's good advice

Ever tied to home

Resolved to never roam.

inspired by Danielle's contest.

Short Cancer poem by Johnny Rhinem| Details |

Betwixt The Shadows Of True Love's Light

We here all of these songs, and their beautiful....
Tis what appeals to the here as now; these secular 
Eyes cast within a pagans, prize ? Her world which lies.

Short Cancer poem by Joe Flach| Details |

Zodiac Cancer Dancer

There once was a man born under Cancer

Who was a lover and also a dancer

The girls he would waltz

With devious thoughts

The Cancer dancer wants to depants her

Short Cancer poem by Tom Larrow| Details |

Shades of Pink

Demon of the breast
Ravages women young and old
Cancer is the word

Winners fight this evil jinx
For all those that are at rest

Entry in "Cantankacerous" contest

Short Cancer poem by Caryl Muzzey| Details |

Breast Cancer

dreaded breast cancer
stages of growth tenderness
first thought is despair

main objective to destroy
shattering whole families

Copyright © 2012 By Caryl S. Muzzey

Short Cancer poem by Black Eyed Susan| Details |

The True Cause of My Cancer

Could be anything

But I know it was your Hate

YEARS, stuffed down my throat

Accumulating as this:

Esophageal Cancer


For the "Cantankacerous" Contest

Short Cancer poem by Joyce Johnson| Details |

Sign of Cancer

My sign is Cancer, born in July

Than to be mean, I'd rather die.

Loving and caring,

Friendly and sharing,

I can't brag any more, I'm too shy.

For Zodiac contest

Short Cancer poem by jack horne| Details |


A true psychopath,
Cancer thrives on victims fears,
Remorseless, it kills
Old men, women and children
And stabs young men in the back.

For Joanns Cantankacerous contest

Short Cancer poem by Black Eyed Susan| Details |

bloomin shroom

Like a poisonous
Mushroom sprouting by my ear  
A carcinoma

(for anyone who doesn't know, a carcinoma is a type of skin cancer that looks like an irregular mole)


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