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Short Metaphor poem by Laura Breidenthal| Details |

Patience Hears

birds retort
wind whispers riddles untold
patience hears


Short Metaphor poem by Ovidiu Bocsa| Details |

People-verses

People-verses
If written by God,
Why lost rhyme, measure?


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

The Internet: Return

A void of Facebook
Creativity dies here...
Procrastination!


Short Metaphor poem by Ann Roske| Details |

Senryu Jan29

<center>sunset glow
paper boats sail away
worry gone<center>


Short Metaphor poem by Arnab Mitra| Details |

Cosmonaut

Under starlit dome,
across the empty ocean,
I sail all alone.


Short Metaphor poem by C. Thomas IV| Details |

Hearts Converse - Collaboration

 Hearts Converse

Removed by author


C. Thomas IV
F. J. Thomas


Short Metaphor poem by Trevor McLeod| Details |

The Less I Have

the less i have of
the additional use of
the more it breaks down


Short Metaphor poem by Ovidiu Bocsa| Details |

Graffity

Immortality,
youth`s luminous graffiti,
drawn on winter`s wall.


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

Le Vacance Pretentieuse: Storm Part IV

Precipitation:
Culminates in a washout
Stuffed camels get soaked


Short Metaphor poem by ANDREA TRAVIS| Details |

Self pity

Oh this self pity
Destroyer in the deep realm
Dark within my soul


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

Haikus About God: IV

God made all people
But some better than others?
Stop being silly.


Short Metaphor poem by Teddy Kimathi| Details |

Anatomy of Life

The philosopher has blades;

He wants to dissect

the body of life.


Short Metaphor poem by The Red Rain| Details |

Passing through MK

The unwashed drain of 

semi-civil masses sits

bleakly in darkness


Short Metaphor poem by Davin Payne| Details |

responding back to her

something I had said 
is better than the ringing 
in my worn ear drum


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

Haikus About God: VI

The body: sacred
Were all made in Gods image
Hence... circumcision?


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

Le Vacance Pretentieuse: Storm Part VI

Water licks your feet
Far cry from the beating sun
Desert sand to sea


Short Metaphor poem by Ace X| Details |

Money

Sure it can live
No it cant feel
Something gives when the cream is real


Short Metaphor poem by The Red Rain| Details |

Quenching

Frankly refreshing
Cool water lies within open space
I drink deeply on


Short Metaphor poem by Anna J Carroll| Details |

Haiku 2

What doesn't kill me
Neither does it make me strong
Always heal within 


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

Le Vacance Pretentieuse: Storm Part V

The English weather:
Rainclouds follow us from home
There is no escape.


Short Metaphor poem by Ann Roske| Details |

Senryu 0222

<center>poker face
jokers trump the one eyed jack
the clock ticks<center>


Short Metaphor poem by Scott Simmerman| Details |

Teamwork

Teamwork could happen.

Challenge to get ahead now.

Expect some to crash.


Short Metaphor poem by Elly Wouterse| Details |

Heart rates

a moment away
a new blooming season
in between heartbeats

© Elly Wouterse


Short Metaphor poem by Robert Candler| Details |

Glowing Reminiscence

Basking in moonlight,

Old birds remember the nest.

Ruffles my feathers.


Short Metaphor poem by Jonathan Bellmann| Details |

Avalanche

Beneath the icy shroud
Silence is screaming - gasping
To breathe to survive


Short Metaphor poem by Jonathan Bellmann| Details |

Precipice

trepidation waits -  for those whose ambition is conquered



5 December 2013


Short Metaphor poem by Vanessa Bastos| Details |

roots

Ruth by the window;



eating an  yogurt...



it's hurts the road of memory.


Short Metaphor poem by Gallagher Goodland| Details |

Memory Lane

We are Titanic, our past an iceberg; 

yet able to challenge the orbit of time.


Short Metaphor poem by Mya Thein| Details |

future king



little prince named George 
a future king of England 
born with crown on head


Short Metaphor poem by Timothy Hicks| Details |

Tanka 2

in the midst
of my tantrum
I paused to witness
a stag beetle
carrying a pine nut


Short Metaphor poem by Dan Keir| Details |

All About the Music: Sole On Soul

Click clack; Sole on soul.
Swaying shoes to the rhythms 
The beat makes you whole.


Short Metaphor poem by Edward Naughton| Details |

For the nonce

I am feeling cumbrance

for the nonce

ease my temples

settle me in fingerbreadths


Short Metaphor poem by dani wil| Details |

Dawn

A blue bird sings,
a raven calls,
how sweet the sound,
how strange the fall.











Short Metaphor poem by Scott Simmerman| Details |

Square Wheels on the wagon, Round Wheels IN it

The landscape. No blame.

Should have been designed downhill.

Thumping could be fixed.


Short Metaphor poem by Ngoc Nguyen| Details |

'o love--why prowl on all fours'

o love! enchantress,--
ferocious temptress; (she roars!)
why prowl on all fours?









Short Metaphor poem by Rick Richardson| Details |

Celestial Bear

Big Bear swims tonight

    Stars reflecting on water

    Painted by van Gogh



1March14


Short Metaphor poem by Collin Lam| Details |

Modus Ponens in Love

If Penelope
then Quirine.
Quirine
is dead.
Penelope;
I will love
for fear of being
illogical.


Short Metaphor poem by Rick Richardson| Details |

Intoxicating

Lovers whisper-laughing,

stumbling home in the rain. 

O, to be so drunk again. 



r ~ 5/3/14


Short Metaphor poem by Ngoc Nguyen| Details |

'the sea'

<center>(beautiful!) immense 
and Poseidon-like,--the sea
washes o'er my soul.</center>





 





Short Metaphor poem by Quincy Bee| Details |

Streams

You are the air that I breathe
The sunshine on my cheek
But a shadow of a dream
Mi belle magnifique


Short Metaphor poem by Ovidiu Bocsa| Details |

Not, yet

I dreamt myself as poet-frog
And good Fancy` Fairy
Would stoop to pick my verse
But she didn`t come.


Short Metaphor poem by Cameron Hartley| Details |

His Love is a Red Sea

His smile is like sunlight

He moves like poetry

His voice is an Arabian night

His love is a Red Sea


Short Metaphor poem by Taj Keeler| Details |

Understanding Leadership

Wha's small to you, may be big to someone else. What's big to someone else, must now become big to you.


Short Metaphor poem by Elly Wouterse| Details |

Happy Laugh Lines Day

moisturized with a few tears
more nourishing laugh-ointments
ongoing aging in lines 
yearly laugh-lines-day


Short Metaphor poem by Virginia Mitchell| Details |

A Sad Thanksgiving Senryu



<center>Somber Thanksgiving-
Hospital bedside mourning
The <em>turkey</em> has passed</center>








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Short Metaphor poem by Fate Dictates| Details |

Passages

the entrance to my mind 

the gateway to my heart 

the arch to my emotions 

delivered through a doorway 


Short Metaphor poem by Nikkia Roberts| Details |

Mistakes

I heard the thunder

above my contented place

as I accepted the sunshine

and left home

without an umbrella.


Short Metaphor poem by Douglas Dicketts| Details |

Best Laid Plans

Peddled up the hill of life

Intent on coasting down



Discovered much to my chagrin

No place to turn around


Short Metaphor poem by Mana R.| Details |

Lies



It started as one,

I thought I was done,

But before I knew it,

I was spewing them out like a machine gun.


Short Metaphor poem by RUDOLPH RINALDI| Details |

I made a little poem

I made a little poem

Put it in a bottle 

And sent it out to sea

God luck little poem

Success and happiness


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