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Abstinent Poems

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Unite To Peacefully Overthrow Trump Administration part I
Though no advocate of radical mass stick tummy, 
there must needs be 
some nonviolent modus operandi and/or 
modus vivendi spelling abandonment, 
whereby two party bicameral political  
system in United States buzzfeed ding, 
sans avarice, greed, nepotism... abasement

of sacrosanct principles...Read More
Categories: abstinent, allusion, anger, corruption, fate, fear, feelings, future,
Form: Political Verse



Premature Ex

An old Ethiopian veteran of the love wars 
once told a newlywed Kenyan kid:
If you want the infant marriage to survive,
make it to the golden years Mt. Kilimanjaro side
You gotta keep the giraffe standing up,
when the ecstasy mountain air gets...Read More
Categories: abstinent, allegory, marriage, philosophy, truth,
Form: Burlesque
Faith Full
The one so close with effervescence is wavering though persuasiveness of fear is abstinent.
A force of delicate dissemination cannot stand with the overwhelming multitude of grandeur as your spirit of greatness is sewn.
For the wind blows strong with floundering ways...Read More
Categories: abstinent, cancer, death, faith, sick, strength,
Form: Free verse
The Odyssey Redux Part I - From Trozan Shores To Aeolian Isle
Now gather around, ye lusty lads, a tale I'll tell to thee
Of jealous Gods, monsters and ill-fated men who sailed the sea.
My tale is set in hoary times when fickle fate was by divine decree.
Then men were men who faced...Read More
Categories: abstinent, adventure, fantasy, myth, mythology, drug,
Form: Epic
Let Go
Here I let go a wish again
Here I lose one more bargain

Was ready to start early at the dawn
Would have accepted a game drawn
Was instead handed a routing defeat
Call it a harakiri or a rival's feat

Never aimed as high as...Read More
Categories: abstinent, character, conflict, confusion, growing up, introspection, life,
Form: Sonnet



Confession
I admit I approximated akin adultery
Abusively allowing my abominable,abstinent eyes
To absorb abstract,alluring beauty around me
Gazed galvanic glances guiltily
Thus glamorized God's grave gluttony....Read More
Categories: abstinent, abuse, emotions,
Form: Alliteration
Confession
I admit I approximated akin adultery
Abusively allowing my abominable abstinent eyes
To absorb abstract,alluring beauty around me
Gazed galvanic glances guiltily
Thus glamorized God's grave gluttony....Read More
Categories: abstinent, abuse, anger,
Form: Alliteration
Confession
I admit I approximated akin adultery
Abusively allowing my abominable,abstinent eyes
To absorb abstract,alluring beauty around me
Gazed galvanic glances guiltily
Thus glamorized God's grave gluttony.

    Abdelwaheb Dhaou....Read More
Categories: abstinent, betrayal,
Form: Alliteration
The Day I heard I had HIV
The day I heard I had HIV

The letter from the health department read like this in so many words: “Your lifestyle has caught up with you and you have been a naughty girl. You have contracted something possibly, but we...Read More
Categories: abstinent, emotions, psychological, relationship, visionary, , literature,
Form: Narrative
a voice from the past
A voice From the Past 

My childhood friend rang me he hadn’t been ringing me for some time
 he is the shy type and only ring when he has been drinking and judging 
by his infrequency of calls he is...Read More
Categories: abstinent, confusion, life, loss, me, time, childhood, childhood,
Form: Blank verse



1000 Chain Memory
Her scars scream
 "Victor"

her eyes say,
Guilty

her hands,
lover,mother,wisdom

Her mouth,
betrayal,numbness


                                ...Read More
Categories: abstinent, death, friendship, happiness
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Take Nothing For Granted
I deferred the words " I love you"
Until the morrows light.
Words, that from my heart,
I felt impressed upon to say.

For sure, "I love you",
Would have best been said that night.
Still I reserved ownership,
For perhaps some abstinent day.

Instead, from my vast...Read More
Categories: abstinent, death, faith, father, inspirational, lost love, love,
Form: Lyric
Smoking
Quit smoking, her son laments
as she takes a drag
from her
kingsize kents

You smoke too much, he cries
as tears fall down her face
from smoke blowing
into her eyes

You'll be sorry, he quips
as she swears while
her fingers slide down
the lit tip

That's the last pack,...Read More
Categories: abstinent, family, health, son, son, son,
Form: Blank verse