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Details | Free verse |


Pretty princesses
Dancing all around
Frolicking through fields
Very beautiful
Just like you!

Copyright © Smail Poems | Year Posted 2013

Details | I do not know? |

What Beauty Is

In my next life
I'll butterfly
and live just for a day.
My wings will flutter
until they turn to gray
and then I'll die
and come to life
as human, second time
and realize
that beauty is
not close to paradise. 

Copyright © spring goodman | Year Posted 2016

Details | Free verse |

Return Of Your King

Reflections of imperfections have shown me a way that I can move mountains through my power of faith even though I can't see him I know he is real through the power of prayer and a Love that I feel It's growing inside me like a flower in bloom shall I reveal my powers or is it too soon I am reading the signs through my darkness I find a reason for belief in the light of mankind that I know shall overcome the greatest of odds the Love I seek amazes me especially through the flaws because now I am inspired through the hero's that bring my throne through the darkness on which I return on as your King.

Copyright © Bj Fard | Year Posted 2013

Details | Lyric |

In Memory

She lay upon her bed of pain;
the chrysalis grew dull and gray;
the colors which we knew as her
were fading fast, so fast, away;
but, underneath the fragile clay,
we saw new colors burning through
of soul triumphant in its flight
approaching Glory's avenue.
It seemed we heard her spirit groan,
her frail flesh tremble beneath the weight
of wings fast-pulsing with new life
and yearning for the Infinite.

She's free! Her dewy wings soft-dried
by hovering angel's gentle breath
have lifted once, now twice they stir
and find the air: can this be death?

© 1987, Faye Lanham Gibson

Copyright © Faye Gibson | Year Posted 2014

Details | Blank verse |

Sixteen is a sweet age

this sweet sixteen self should not dare sail  away from the safe habour 
no matter how sweet-talking boys are or archaic parents sound
it has dumped dollies for ‘fun’ boys  and has privileges and rights
but one day it has to unlearn the habit of turning on lights for
romantic rather than economic reasons  when  other sixteens’ 
ballooning  bellies  heave in sight because of boys` menacing
lethal guns or when their bodies lose their natural radiance
because debauchery has ruthlessly ravaged them and turned 
their age absolutely upside-down 

with moderation and vision  and honesty l have to enjoy  life 
because time flies faster than a silhouetted butterfly 

18 December 2012

Copyright © Ndaba Sibanda | Year Posted 2012

Details | Verse |

Buterflies And Sweet Breezes

blessing, butterfly, nature,

Butterflies And Sweet Breezes (Copywritted by didee)

Colourful butterflies dance on the tail
Of returning scented breezes
That coursed the meadows and moor's
Doorways left open and  ajar 
To  guide all breeze's flights in and out 
With the taking of mixed ambrosia whiffs
All swept from their bedded lawns glory
The scented cargoes fill with nectar spawn
Meant to tempt many a 'bypass tour' back.

And it is now on the returning breeze's tail
The butterflies will be brought to drink on nectar
While giving a show of dance they will flit about 
Flying from bloom to bloom to gather and drink
Where many butterflies will skip, jump and feed
Until drunk on great cups of mead and made merry. 
And it is with their tiny hands and feet
That touch ed-down on the ripe pollen within
That nature has intended to be bandied about 
For a full blooming proportional rebirth next year!

Copyright © Diane M Quinlan | Year Posted 2015

Details | Epic |

Betch Please, Really

I simply love being me for I am so good at everything step into my city and they will tell you who is King one day when I am hungry I will swallow everything then and only then shall I inherit the stuff I dream even then I promise not to settle for satisfaction at any instant half a second I could spring into full action so go against me? please, you do not even measure up to half of the goodness that I hold tight like my treasure still spreading rumors about me to try and destroy my life can't believe I let myself get beat by a stripper and my self-intended knife try and say I'm gay even though we both know that isn't the truth just ask any woman I been with if they ever needed proof they'll say I was the cream of the crop as they took it all night knowing I just may never stop I own the status of a legend now what you got left to say when I bring it twenty-four seven?

Copyright © Bj Fard | Year Posted 2013

Details | Nazm |


A killer garden of love 
expects pollution of sin 
was walking in town 
embraced my chest home
serving the environment 
Butterfly flies 
affect the branches done
disappeared and gone
health in a car exhaustion 
guard our natural wealth 
let's save the wildlife
do not be smug!

Copyright © Neldy Jolo | Year Posted 2014

Details | Free verse |

The Maker Of Miracles

I am the maker of miracles a real spiritual man waltzing through shadows as they pull me back in I know I must escape them any way I can I know the way out like the back of my hand It's just me and the maker together, he and I I told you God is in me you just thought I was high talking with the Zeta's they tell me just why everything has an ending and the old me, must die I'm Calm as a bomb in the eyes of a storm they stare upon me as if I've been warned turn me inside out as a goodness is born I wear my battle scars so stars know I'm war torn When the gift of life is freed from inside the fire starts fading then the anger subsides like the great phoenix, I go back in time a miracle is born and now that I'm revived in my new life, I shine.

Copyright © Bj Fard | Year Posted 2013

Details | Free verse |


The darkness of light impossible to see the pain and the lies always damaging you reach and get burned not understanding this is my disease nature of the beast Suddenly my light is taken away my darkness was revealed taking me as slave when all I ever wanted was for someone to say please stop, for me or enter an early grave Now face to face with all of my demons how can I fight them if I don't want to beat them until the reason arrives, then I shine a little at first but that small thing, is mine The den of ten thieves come up with a plan a whole set of new lies that every single man cannot resist believing it's seeming to be that a horrific ending is just what I need Then all of the sudden my small shine swallows time and with that virtue my face comes to life I would never hurt you please, know this to be yet no one believes me this curse grows like a tree I hate my helpless fate why can't I make a new life for me that no one can take why can't I escape a prison not for me for years I accept this tired sense of defeat The small shine barely intact, inside until Saint Anger starts to burn me, alive I find I'm set off by my wrong, senseless self until I am talking to no one, in Hell So I pick up my pen power to create a new world for me where I design my escape in my invisible state the Devil don't notice that one of his children is no longer hopeless I stop all my madness by power of pen for years my sword drew nothing but sin the yin and the yang both helped me to find that I'm no longer afflicted when darkness lights my bright shine.

Copyright © Bj Fard | Year Posted 2013

Details | Free verse |

Home By Dawn

My battery fully charged the week is brand new all the lost loved ones are telling me thank you for bringing them to life in my memory yesterday now I am ready to win in any way and nothing can hold me back from my dreams people are staring in utter disbelief they think the devil has contracted my life little do they know I took the path to the right and now I am reaping the rewards in my struggle so much so that now I've reduced my enemies to rubble and now I am standing on the power of my own alive in the jungle of my mind, my kingdom, I'm home to see the new dawn and for all those now gone I will always remember you and your spirit will live on.

Copyright © Bj Fard | Year Posted 2013

Details | I do not know? |

To the rain

My physical existence cannot comprehend you...
You come to me and what appear in my body are "goosebumps"..
My god...
Oh, the beloved..
You rain so heavily that my jaw starts to shiver..
but, mind it not, for I know, this is my faith and I am being nourised..

Copyright © Pushpa Palanchoke | Year Posted 2016

Details | Free verse |

To My Heartbeat

Dear Dearest,
I do know fate is not cruel
And so are our souls.
I know sky will remain crystal clear
Until our hearts sing alive.
I know that stars will remain glint
And they would sign treasures to our dream.
I know the same way my heart beats...
So is yours too.
I know we're fashioned to be 
Though our destinations seem far-
I live north, you live south.
I know you don't sway without thinking about me.
And so do I.
The only memory you left me with in here-
Pen and paper,
Are what I polish my feelings through.
I do hope my words won't take days before they'd be returned.
It's well with my soul here you left it.

From your part in here and right there.

Copyright © Abdulhafeez Oyewole | Year Posted 2013

Details | Free verse |

I know

I know whats right and what is
I know we are never
I know what
should do
I know that people don't 
I know that things will never
I know the
will come
I know
will always be there

I know
is worth
I know that
am wanted
I know not to dream
to live
I know the
will never 
I know
are always forgotten
I know you will
save me
I know, I know

I know 
Once Upon A Time
she knew she was 
I know she was
cared about
I know she knew it was ok to
I know she knows her 
I know that she is 
I know she is
I know she
waits for you

I know I am 
thought of
I know she 
needs you
I know you will come
find her
I know she 
hates him
I know no one is ever
I know I am not

I know how to share a 
I know aomwtimes we are
I know that
will never
to ask
what do you know?

Copyright © Courtney Vinch | Year Posted 2014

Details | Epic |

Oh how I miss the butterflies

Beyond the chipped paint and tarnished handle
of this old screen door, once waited a garden,
a winding path of stone and dirt
I had walked many times in my life,
leading to a place of wondrous beauty,
poetic blooms and intoxicating fragrances.
Merely stepping beneath the Jasmine covered arbor
lifted spirits and illumined hope that all was right,
and the butterflies, oh the butterflies, winged effervescence in
sapphire, indigo, tangerine and lemon butter yellows
floated from flower to flower creating
the most wonderful dancing rainbow for the eye.
I still smile when I hear those old rusted hinges squeak
and I feel that fresh air meet my face.
For those memories linger in my mind,
as now I find the path overgrown, the arbor splintered and fallen
the vibrant garden a mass of weeds and vines
strangling the beauty that once flourished.
I understand, life changes . . . slowly,
each of us deteriorate within time’s grasp, returning
to where we began, covered in lawn and dew
beginning anew or to be forgotten . . .
an occasional thought that passes
down another path of another life.
And now as I stand gazing at what once was,
a tear finds my cheek, meandering over these wrinkles
gathering in the corner of my mouth . . . salty.
Yet it is not the garden, nor the whimsical path
that collects in my mind . . . it is the butterflies,
oh how I miss the butterflies . . .

Copyright © Chris Green | Year Posted 2016

Details | Rhyme |

The butterfly

As the butterflies wings, glide through the sky
So peaceful and elegantly

The colours on it wings and it hypnotic rhythm
its beauty for all to see

Such a delicate creature, from all over the world
is loved and treasured by all

They are so therapeutic, and lovely to watch

Its surprising with them being so small

When I get old, and I have lived a good life
and my time has come to die

I would like to come back as a spirit
and enjoy the rest of my life

As a beautiful Butterfly x

By Samantha margetts

Copyright © SAMANTHA MARGETTS | Year Posted 2015

Details | ABC |

War good God Yall absolutely nothin''


David Madison -

Hope your having a fgood uh, sleep...... its 1645

Copyright © Cindy Lu | Year Posted 2013

Details | Free verse |

butterfly shutters

i feel down like this 
your the only one
who can break this curse
don't you ever feel 

oh i feel down like this

life is beautiful 
the piano leads me on 
seemingly touched by strays 
sunlight frees my rage 

well i feel stepped on now 
sometimes life is rough
i feel done with this 
cause i feel down like this 

oh i feel down like this 

life is so compressed 
i need you right now 
don't you ever forget 
i fell down like this 

sunlight cures my eyes 
when i feel down like this 
and your the only one 
don't you ever feel

"we take chances until chances take us away"

Copyright © Jerry Golden | Year Posted 2013

Details | Free verse |


 I started out chasing an always beautiful Butterfly 
At a very tender age, maybe five......
With curiosity ,my little legs moved along with it 
As it flew farther and made short stops on what attracted it's eye ..
I wondered  what was going on in my young mind,about,
this awesome Butterfly.....
 Away I was from home, lost I was to my family ...
I followed head-on with smile beaming on my face, 
 for the attraction is lovely 
 Guarded I was with love, love of nature 
It winged up and took another almost slow but fast stop on a lily 
Beautiful fragrance of the flower bloomed the more with a feeling...
Home-feel'  I'm sure I must have felt in that quest of curiosity. 

The Butterfly must have flew far But I stayed close
Near the sight but far from sight I was, for I was been searched for.. 
By my family and of course, foe ......
For I was going after a dream, beauty as it all seem...
  I was never lost, for what made me leave home was known...
Memories my step-mom basked in, love in her tone, smiling about how 
I made them all scared...
Knowing I had followed a Butterfly 
Seeing me cheering at it made everyone sigh ....
A memory In my unconscious mind....
Nature in the eye of a Butterfly.... 


Copyright © Olumuyiwa Onaf | Year Posted 2017

Details | Blank verse |

Precious time

The sun is shining on us only if you want the light 
To touch you in the darkest days.
Please follow me to your precious time 
Of days that flow into the clock where the hands
Branch out like the waves of the sea, and the season 
Overshadowed with this sudden change of weather.
How do we get to know our precious time for telling
Us and warning our time flying by to see how we can
Have a second chance that is a blessing in disguise.
I'm hopeful for the next day after day until time runs 
Out of fear and forgiveness, life is given to us as a gift to the heart
Not a waste of numbers on the calendar for me to count.
Speak your mind and discipline your fingers to write down 
The words as a gift to the heart so our precious time
Is the evidence that bears our soul.

Copyright © Angela Yousef | Year Posted 2017

Details | Blank verse |

shipping as it was

Shipping as it was

He had many ships the old ship owner
He liked to visit his vessels eat the onboard cuisine
Talk to the crew he knew their names 
Listened to them and their problems
Seamen stayed onboard long on his ship some 
Tor years they knew nothing of life ashore
And when the ship was in harbour only ventured to 
The nearest bar one can say they had become 
He died the old man and the expert shipping people
Took charge, reduced the crew number no benefits
Finally hired crew from Asia and flagging out to
Avoid paying taxes. 
Shipping as we knew it had come to an end, sad
But nothing lasts forever	but it galls me to think
Fifty thousand seafarers lost their job and
It didn`t make a headline in any newspaper

Copyright © jan oskar hansen | Year Posted 2016

Details | Light Poetry |


am at the age
time  fades
some say this every day
to be old is it gold
from with in
you won't be young 
well i say  it was fun
from with in
don't won't be

Copyright © kurtis scott aka curtis futch jr | Year Posted 2013

Details | Prose |


Talking about something new 
 A new Wave 
That waves through the arts of men 
Men who are willing 
To take over wheels 
So they could head up hills 
 " This one is worth it "
 " This I'm created for " 
 " This I would die for "
Are the words Pounding in their minds 
 As they pound forth 
And also Rings through the core corner 
Of their minds 
Just as it shines it's vast lights 
Of ideas deposited 
On the hills of today 
But were infants of yesterday.


Copyright © Olumuyiwa Onaf | Year Posted 2017

Details | Free verse |


  I'm descending from the stairway 
Of my 'Past'.....
    As I seem not to walk alone 
 Through the aisle of the 'Present'
  'Future' seems to be an Altar of 
     Grace for eternity 


Copyright © Olumuyiwa Onaf | Year Posted 2017