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Abates Poems | Examples of Abates Poetry

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List of Abates Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
What Makes It Rain Mike Gentile Free verse abates, life, rain,
Premium Member Poem Bliss in Solitude Michelle Faulkner Rhyme abates, silence, solitude, wisdom,
UPON NIGER BRIDGE Bolaji Kingsley Ogunbiyi Lyric abates, anger,
my mother and bambi jan hansen Blank verse abates, africa, betrayal, birthday, blue,
Loverina Avian Hughes Ballad abates, longing, love, memory,
Premium Member Poem IN RETREAT Brian Strand Verse abates, anxiety, peace,
Waves of fear Steve Eaton Rhyme abates, fantasy, sea, storm,
Premium Member Poem EIGHT ELEMENTS OF WINTER Brian Strand Imagism abates, imagery, winter,
Hot Summer Ecstasy Mike Gentile Free verse abates, city, fun, summer, water,
Premium Member Poem NATURE AT WORK Brian Strand Tanka abates, bird, nature, winter,

Last Bet
by Kurt Philip Behm
Waiting to die,
  he took one last card

Waiting to die,
  the dealer stared hard

Waiting to die,
  his wager was late

Waiting to die,
...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, fear,

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Storm Comes Goes
by John Anderson
Clouds rock up vengeful
mouthing off - ranting, raging
spitting bolts willy-nilly
But tantrum passes,
temper abates with mutters
as clouds roll on by, in sky.

Clouds rubbed, get charged up
like...

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Sedoka | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, storm,

Home is Where
by Dermott Hayes
Home is Where

Home is where
your first and lost loves linger
the scent of Cusson’s Imperial Leather
and lavender, like a silken scarf
curls and twines around your head, 
her...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, growing up, home, memory,

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TRUST ME BABY THIS IS LOVE
by Kim Rodrigues
At dusk, his eyes, dark brown. At once I melt.
Again, and yet again, with each sweet kiss.
Bright stars! He’s asked to marry me. He knelt,
With...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, proposal,

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The Swing
by Joseph Soper
Gentle sway with breeze
Seat’s heat abates, laughter fades
Aestival evening
...

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Haiku | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, summer, sunset,

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VENEREAL VIRGIN
by Kim Rodrigues
VENEREAL VIRGIN

Inviolable virgin so fair, pure - pomp and circumstance.
Flexible ballerina doll, toes always pointed - free lance.

Sparkle and shine from your Rapunzle-tower.
Your courageous father...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, fate, hate, lust, metaphor,

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Goodbye
by Ralph Sergi
GOODBYE
Goodbye to all the sins I saved
and enter anew but more depraved
Transgress against love for it will not cure
My enmity of the pure of heart

My...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, introspection,

ALMOST HOME
by Sidney Beck
ALMOST   HOME




. . . . . the feeling of getting close to home, 
easy waves, rounding the point into Conception Bay after Baccalieu’s...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, home,

The Sleep Talking Dilemma
by Dane Ann Smith-Johnsen
Dilemmas that sleep talkers must face,
Their subconscious thoughts are mumbled aloud.
Dreams with reality can interface.
Not anyone with this problem is proud.

Talking in one’s sleep could...

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Quatrain | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, dream, sleep, words,

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Ode to a Coffee Cup
by Janice Canerdy
		  

There you sit, my Love,
holding nectar from above,
strong and rich and hot.
More awaits me in the pot!

Your serum lures me;		
from my ennui, it...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, drink, love,

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The Mind Body Connection
by Betty Janko
As years go on, old age will beckon
Beckon you, live life in a different way.
Way in which your old body operates
Operates as it often begins...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, age, life,

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The Truth Remains
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
When the darkness dies
with every morning sunrise
always the truth remains

When the murky skies
of deception and lies
are made clear by winds of levity

Then all the smoggy...

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Lyric | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, christian, religion, religious, spiritual,

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Chivalry's Last Stand
by Freddie Robinson Jr.
I stand in defense of decorum and civility
Spirited debates over a cup of tea
I'm a staunch supporter of the art of statesmanship

To be worthy of...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, courage, devotion, passion, war,

One Brief Moment
by john fleming
Look...See how long nights are drawing in.
Dreary birdsong gradually abates -
Opaque dusk grows dim;
And just outside the creaky little garden
Gate,
Stood opposite the empty wood
Where the...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, imagery, nostalgia,

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Rain
by Paul Callus
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Haibun | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, rain,

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LIVE WIRE
by Kim Rodrigues
LIVE WIRE

Fire snaps its fingers, a spark, a hiss, live wire,
Intent to spread, to blaze. thus ruin. transgress.
RESOUND… the spread of  lava blood grows...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, fire,

Under the Stars of Heaven: Answer Me
by Lin Lane
Mystic Rose's Poem
Stars Are Our Link To The Great Beyond And God Himself

I watch the splendor of a shooting star 
and breathe the beauty of...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, god, stars,

The secret lives of chimney pots I
by john fleming
Cluttering above huddled rooftops
Of sprawling villages 
And shy provincial towns;
Rising sharply amidst swooping
Declinations;
Hesitating when gathering at the
Tangled woodland perimeters of
Outlying greenland bounds,
Jostled apex ridges detach...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, philosophy,

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Barnabas Collins
by Dorian Petersen Potter
~ Barnabas Collins~ 
(Free Verse)


They visit me here though they think me dead,
They all think me a long time gone.
The mausoleum is quiet, with only...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, character, dark, evil, film,

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END OF LIFE
by Teppo Gren
SONNET – END OF LIFE

Fore'er without the pain, always apart,
As now with absent cast of yearning eyes.
Time's lonely quest to heal a wounded heart,
With destined...

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Sonnet | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: abates, death, loneliness, lost love,