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Acquaintances Poems

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An Interecessory Prayer for People
Dear Heavenly Father, 

I lift up travelers to You. 

I pray for peace for Jerusalem and safety for Israel. I pray that between one and all of Her children would come to a saving knowledge of Jesus today. I pray...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, prayer,
Form: Prose

Premium Member Got Me on the Edge known-DEEP HITS TOUR 2020
Got Me on the Edge known
It was the evening of March 5th on a Thursday pre evening I left my job and just approximately two blocks away at the Baxter Arena convention hall it was a concert to be witnessed...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, analogy, appreciation, celebration, community, engagement, inspirational, meaningful,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Ficklebook
FB, ficklebook, fakebook, friendbook
In our modern world social media is king
A new way to communicate, a new look
It seems strange at times, a weird thing

Birthday wishes and condolences are posted galore
Sue and Jenny post their troubles and relationship issues
Pictures, selfies,...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, computer, feelings, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Discussions in my head
I have discussions in my head
With family, friends not here but dead.
Coworkers or acquaintances
Who said they were but weren't instead.

Not dead and buried, not burned to ash.
It's just that part of life has passed;
Of evening talks through nights that last
Till...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, age, change, life,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member What if Christmas
What if...
Suppose for a moment
there were no presents to open
no tree to place them under
no lights or ornaments to hang;
suppose you made a sumptuous dinner
and no one came
not a card, not a phone call,
no e-mail or greeting on your facebook...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, age, america,
Form: Blank verse

The Winter Season
The winter has come to NYC
The workers are working 
Businessmen are making their final phone calls of the day
I bought a lottery ticket
But, alas, I did not win
Well, I see that NYC is running like clockwork
Buses and subways on time
Holidays...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, chanukah,
Form: Ballad
The Bonds of Christmas
It’s that special time of year
Winter settles in when the first snowflake
Comes drifting into the air with buddies in tow
Signalling a winter wonderland.

Streets are decked out in Christmas lights
That diminish the darkness with their twinkling glow
Trees are turned into artistic...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, christmas, family, friendship, holiday, love, magic,
Form: Free verse
Greetings from Afar
At holiday time, I oftentimes hear
From some I don’t speak to the rest of the year.
In fact, for a few, it’s a decade or more
Since we’ve seen one another, despite our rapport.

For distance and time and life’s twists and its...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, appreciation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Practicing Forgiveness
Practicing Forgiveness
morning thoughts
From: Tom

When someone, who is a friend, pilfers from me,
money or possessions, they cease being classified as a friend.

I can still be cordial toward them but they become acquaintances,
and their opportunity for forward repeats become limited. 

In...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, forgiveness, trust,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Comatose
In an irrevocable warp speed instant, 
my head collided into the likeness of drying tar, 
absorbing each horrid layer of concrete. 
That pitch-black, tacky substance covered my body, 
so that I was trapped, sightless, into immobility. 

With pounding pain, like...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, dad, dark, i miss you, loss, pain,
Form: Prose

Premium Member Just A Game
 it's just a game we play
those children we once were
 seeking the answers to
what life was all about.

A friendship here and there
 some mere acquaintances
others lifelong endurances
 standing by our side forever
overcoming trying experiences.

Here we are
 a lifetime gone...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, age, games, time,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Humility IS the Brightest Love
Love, I get love is more than a game the young play,
It is life one commits, not caged bird ‘shopped’ to mine
In the hope lives are saved that don’t sleep in harm’s way!
How can chemistry alter what man can’t refine?

Love...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, faith, friendship, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Friends Come, Friends Go
Friends come, friends go: This Earth is so
Some I make, Death must take -- I know
Acquaintances are many, but
Perhaps the most unkindest cut
Is one that happened long ago

George was the best friend that I'd had
Until he went and made me...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, change, friend, friendship, life,
Form: Rondeau
Premium Member Pilgrims trekking
A tiny hamlet tucked away midst the mountains of New Hampshire
   A chill in the air; frost on the windowpane, icicle-framed
A fresh snow blanketing the ground; the silence of the holiday broken
   by the pealing of...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, america, blessing, christian, prayer, thanks, thanksgiving day,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Man on the Make
Just the way he moves, the way he talks
  The things he says, the way he talks

The way he does the special things he can do
  He's a man on the make, a man to look up to

The...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, car, fashion, money, sad,
Form: Narrative
I love You
It’s said so frequently; so easily, its meaning gets totally depleted;
 So romantic, but without correct action; its purpose is defeated.
I love you, so passionately sweet, so movingly breath-taking from you;
Appropriately and complementary actions makes its’ meaning so true.
I love...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, dedication, destiny, feelings, for her, i love
Form: Rhyme
A Letter to an Old Reality
Dear the me from four years ago, 

Don't have a cow when I say this, 
but I'm a fortune teller. Sort of. 
For you, anyway.

I am blatantly aware of what is in store
for you because I have lived through it.
(...nothing...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, 12th grade, graduation, high school, psychological, remember,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Judgment Is Coming
Judgment Is Coming
By: Tom Wright

Life is like a book,
with a beginning, plots and subplots, 
climax, and end.
Pretty non eventful at the start,
mostly just laying around
 whining about one thing or another.
(some remain in this mode)
But as we get into it,
it...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, god, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Amos Great Aunt P's Magical Dog
My Great Great Aunt Prissy had a magical dog. 
She never needed friends but she did have a blog. 
Her acquaintances were thrilled with her pix 
Of a talking dog with costumes so thick 

She would put hilarious captions under...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th
Form: Rhyme
I love her, I do
I love her, I do.
I love her, but she is the most fragile human being.
It’s like walking around with a porcelain doll on your shoulders. 
The fall and break and shatter are inevitable 
but I don’t think I’ll ever know...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, family, love, love hurts, sister,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Seventeen Funeral Cards In His Pocket
Seventeen funeral cards in his breast coat suit pocket
Waiting to be discovered, after his death.
Filling it up, folded neatly, in a row, 
We could have remarked on it.
No one did.

Dad looked at them briefly,
Knowing most.
But not all.
They got tossed.
Either now...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, death, funeral, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Mr Philanderer
All acquaintances or communication is a trap
private communion of naked bodies and then it’s a wrap.

Lies are systematically coined to always have a buyer
the trade is rigorous with much strain, yet won’t retire.

His craft, bullies loyalty to break or bend
it’s...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, boy, character, crazy, crush, lust, silly, women,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Demeanour
Distinct and upright for maturity to be in diaper
Eyes replacing lips, saying words more than that of a rapper
Mouth closes itself, only to open and speak when proper
Emits that sense of certainty that he will surely prosper
All acquaintances want to...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, celebration, celebrity, character, mythology, nature, psychological, relationship,
Form: Acrostic
Stolen Kisses
Public places
Eye contact
Very few words
Plenty of tact
‘Nodding acquaintances,
No more’
Nothing revealed
Nothing to pour
Expressions blank
Heart full of emotions
Taking refuge
In pretensions
Lots of 
Meaningless joviality
Easy atmosphere
‘Ill at ease’ inside 
Apparent formalities
‘Thank yous’ and ‘Please’
And then.....
By chance
Those hurried moments
Chance to make amends
Away from the crowd
Silence...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, kiss, romance, romantic, romantic love,
Form: Rhyme
God's Miracle
God's miracles appear when you least expect them,
Then you are always thankful.

When i retired I had years of miracles,
I wrote two books, "Living with God" and the "Sounds of Christmas".

I gave copies to my relatives and friends,
Chosen for the William...Read More
Categories: acquaintances, beautiful, blessing, friendship, god, happiness,
Form: Free verse