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Abaft Poems - Poems about Abaft

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Premium Member Asylum
... Numbers replace names, incoherent psychosis Tethered limbs suppressed, abaft fastened buckles Patellas to chest, swaying on skeletal points Classical music inharmonious, harsh Suffocating ......Read More
Categories: abaft, caregiving, death, emotions,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Odyssey Of Night
...t sea - Should other sentience thrive, perchance, And wend the depths of great expanse. Abaft the beam glow maelstroms, bright, That guide us through the endless night, From star-to......Read More
Categories: abaft, adventure, imagery, science fiction,
Form: Kyrielle
Lying Haiku
...We fly forever up high In our own blue sky Thru clouds, past rain, moon abaft ......Read More
Categories: abaft, allegory, flying, inspiration, sky,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Odyssey Of Night
...t sea - Should other sentience thrive, perchance, And wend the depths of great expanse. Abaft the beam glow maelstroms, bright, That guide us through the endless night, From star-to......Read More
Categories: abaft, analogy, fantasy, journey, science
Form: Kyrielle
Marked Wrists
...was actually dauntless from the start. Behind the so-called 'stupid cuts' Is depression that she tried to overcome Abaft her courage and remarkable guts Is a doltish move for some. Behind those wrists is the sickening dogma On peo......Read More
Categories: abaft, abuse, death, depression, judgement,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member My Eyes Turn Back
...THING of my age but the years themselves And the altered perspective of being nearer dusk than dawn My eyes look abaft now more than onward, I must concede that And all the myriad priorities of gain and dream and want ......Read More
Categories: abaft, age, growth, introspection, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Sail the Sky
...its for a score of tales Come a warm solar wind to fill the sails All worries and why's now, abaft the beam! Set due our course for a foolish dream! A celestial tempest to bend the jack To his ......Read More
Categories: abaft, adventure, imagination, metaphor, sea,
Form: Couplet
The Wind Beneath My Wings
...I can be. And for those who looked at the updraft, Thinking more height I could attain; You know I look abeam and abaft And am content in these clouds to remain. For here with the wind beneath my wings, In amongst these clouds to......Read More
Categories: abaft, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Your Warmth: A Sailor's Tale
.... The main mast snapped first, killing several or maiming in the least. To did follow with the mizzen, though thrown abaft unharming. The ropes securing quarter sails and rigging hung the cabin boy aloft. The battle lasted through the......Read More
Categories: abaft, home, sea, storm, sun,
Form: Prose
Lost at Sea
...-roaring, it blew off the 'rafts The riggings danced the stays started steaming The boats in the davits went banging abaft The klaxons went wild as they started their screaming. "Abandon ship" blared the hailer as the Cap stood on th......Read More
Categories: abaft, sea, weather,
Form: Free verse
My dream 14yrs old
...black Takes two steps to I ebb trail back Forthwith I flashed In bathroom stalls Walketh me them Toward the hind abaft Descryed my eyes Two pairs of four In each latrine Afoot we passed Every lot of door Then in a blink Afor......Read More
Categories: abaft, addiction, child, teen,
Form: Bio
Rime of the Ridiculous Mariner
...hink! The smoke will show all such folk whot's made me mind so daft~ Fer always have me wishes come of that whot's all abaft! One day soon shall then I swoon as knowledge comes to me~ That all me life I've had me wife around me as the sea......Read More
Categories: abaft, adventure, me, may, me,
Form: Rhyme
Life's struggle and limits
...One day our ship will port in a place of peace and wonder. Abaft facing the wind and sails at rest. Limp from its journey, tired and sunder. The bolt rope holding it together. pus......Read More
Categories: abaft, adventure, faith, hope, inspirational,
Form: Dramatic Verse