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Acquaint Poems

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Beware the Mocking Jay
~ Monotetra form ~

No man's eyes will ever conceive
the things another mind may weave
If this counsel you don't believe
You are naïve    You are naïve

What lies behind a masked facade
is oft' unfit to praise and laud
Tread lightly when...Read More
Categories: acquaint, introspection,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member The Boy Beyond

Precocious boy, yon ere the age of twelve,
Parades vast knowledge, complexity swelled,
Our simplistic share was well understood,
Kept back of minds, preserves naive childhood.

Green imparts years cherished adolescence,
Bottled, we heed, coupled coalescence,
Errant appendages spark normal steps,
Blessed gifted faculties, fellow class frets....Read More
Categories: acquaint, appreciation, boy, destiny, education, encouraging, endurance, smart,
Form: Rhyme
Overdraft finds me chill and off balance
Penuriousness long did acquaint
yours truly, who feels loath
to lodge complaint
regarding series of unfortunate events
(Lemony Snicket be damned)
imposed monetary constraint,

now aghast with horror
(ain't no trick),
I unwittingly did faint,
only negative indebted interest accrues,
now if ever mister money bags I haint,
no gainsay purposelessness

to...Read More
Categories: acquaint, 11th grade, 12th grade, angst, confusion, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member NATURAL IRONY a hardy tribute
an interlude
           of ecstasy
         the eternal
with love&
        ...Read More
Categories: acquaint, literature, people,
Form: Ekphrasis
Premium Member Tribute to a Simple Man
He lived a simple life
  He was a simple man
He never had a wife
  He had a different plan

He wore the priestly collar
  He lived a life of service
You never heard him holler
  Nothing made him...Read More
Categories: acquaint, appreciation, care, faith, hero, tribute,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Can I Be the One
I have dreams and high hopes for the coming new year.
Many aspirations that I must achieve with true ease. 
When this year ends and all the madness does cease
I shall bring forth good will without dread nor fear. 
O, I...Read More
Categories: acquaint, life, new year,
Form: Lyric
Gone With The Pie
They plotted long, that winter’s night
                   Beneath the Christmas star so bright
Three tiny mice in elf like suits
    ...Read More
Categories: acquaint, christmas, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Sured my inclination
To goad trapper's ware
For I seek to be strung
By the trap that ensnares
If only to acquaint 
With a pardoner's air
Thee whom unwittingly
Summoned my dare...Read More
Categories: acquaint, adventure, analogy, animal, anti bullying, art, humor,
Form: Rhyme
“This is the day which the LORD hath made; 
we will rejoice and be glad in it.”*
With that verse from the Holy Scriptures,
I would like to acquaint you fully with myself:
I’m Monday, a God-ordained special period
in the Supreme Providence time-table,...Read More
Categories: acquaint, blessing, encouraging, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, uplifting,
Form: Personification
Premium Member MIND THE PAINT

Sometimes especially on days sunny and so quaint
I feel like tossing my bonnet without restraint
Just exposing my mind freshly vividly bepaint
How else strangers and neighbours can I acquaint

Flowers and sunshine and rainbows on my brain I would paint
Crevasses and all,...Read More
Categories: acquaint, celebration, funny, happy, nonsense, passion, silly,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Be patient my heart
I have no words to use that can define,
this task so tough to find my lover's name.
In hope, I wait for my soul to refine,
before my heart becomes old with this game.

This language they call love has no restraint,
yet, still...Read More
Categories: acquaint, love,
Form: Sonnet
As we walk hand in hand ..
On the life’s ferny floor..
I acquaint you to the intricacies’..
You illuminate the simple joys..
I ask you to be bold to use your voice..
You tell me to listen to the heart..

As we walk hand in...Read More
Categories: acquaint, baby,
Form: ABC
The day that I first saw you smile, as I stooped to fix a lace
A small stone’s throw across the street but then there was no trace
I ran the corner that you turned but I had lost the race
I may...Read More
Categories: acquaint, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Rhyme
The first step of walk
My legs wobbled,
Fell time and again;
With several attempts,
And rose again;
Then moved one leg
Ahead to walk;
Though was scary,
Fearing would fall,
Hurt my knees;
Never realized 
That first Move,
Was decisive for 
Long journey of my life;
Moved on the journey 
Through its road; 
Though was...Read More
Categories: acquaint, child, children, life,
Form: Prose Poetry
Ear pieces versus ear buds
The electrified silence of a seal enchanted but now awakening caused acre of crevasse to jump from the dormant land. It went sploosh and the waves dived over to spring clean and cleanse any poisonous residue caused by falsified information,...Read More
Categories: acquaint, bangla, baptism,
Form: I do not know?
The Heart of the Man
The man, Van Gogh, seized passion with his heart.
With ordinary folks he did acquaint. 
Obsessed with failed success he lived apart.
When disappointment raged without constraint,
He left great art behind at death’s depart.

...Read More
Categories: acquaint, art, death, heartbroken, life, pain,
Form: Cinquain
Past, Present and Future
Lost and lonely, she wandered abroad,
Looking at things she couldn't afford.
Feeling so lonely as folk passed her by,
Lost in her thoughts of wondering why.
Remembering back when friends were around,
Now ever so lonely, even when in a crowd.
She wonders if friends...Read More
Categories: acquaint, depression, future,
Form: Rhyme
Own yourself
Own yourself!
Nagging on someone 
isn't going to cut you a shining star.
Reminiscing on your past will only 
give you the worst of unsweetened-soured 
memories of your life time.

Let it go
Take a step to finding you again.
What was done was gone...Read More
Categories: acquaint, confidence, inspiration, life,
Form: Free verse
Five words
I took a wrong turn as I memorized a sonnet and uncovered a limerick.
I uncovered a subject matter that I would never treasure.
Red open garments clouded my consciousness. 
I regret that I didn't 
discard the newspaper that featured fireside poems...Read More
Categories: acquaint, anxiety, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Billion Dollar Worth of Dust
They meet:
in the gathering of those who matter,
the high and mighty, the big and powerful
a post-conference period to socialize and acquaint,
Suits and gowns, holding half filled glass cups of wine
is the order and uniform of the day so sparkling in...Read More
Categories: acquaint, abuse, character, emotions, pride,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Soul Stance River - 2
The rivers are racing with a glee of free morning stampede today
carrying the currency of silted centuries and the cool silk of the wind's summer saga,
within my heart I feel the rambunctious rush of wanderlust
this river is tempting us to...Read More
Categories: acquaint, courage,
Form: Epic
Lenient light beings
Persistently beside one
Aware and secure

Acquaint themselves once
Nevermore in physical
But still their warmth counts

Coeval as I am
Complexities become plain
Chosen among few

Descend with desire
Defy death a countless times
Illumine spirit

Linger up below
Feeling within and beyond
Omnipresent glow

...Read More
Categories: acquaint, creation, freedom, inspiration, inspirational, magic,
Form: Haiku
Sun Kissed
Sun Kissed
By Curtis Johnson

I once dreamed of a land and a time                            ...Read More
Categories: acquaint, beautiful, beauty, care, cheer up, encouraging, freedom,
Form: Light Verse
Shadow Dance---I'Lyezette

Lying beside my cold, stale ashes
I feel the dawn preparing her day
With little, hushed peaceful gestures

Then upon opening my eyes, I greet her crimson smile
Slowly peering over the horizon, whilst over I turn
And say good morn to the stars out...Read More
Categories: acquaint, day, earth, imagination, nature,
Form: Free verse
A Can Of Coffee
A Can Of Coffee
By Curtis Johnson

I do not remember telling him how his kindness to me made a major impression on my life, but I did share the same with his wife and daughter some time after his demise. ...Read More
Categories: acquaint, blessing, care, christian, feelings, social,
Form: Prose