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Premium Member The Trumpet Players
Sun scatters splendid splendors in utter silence
Flowers shed their pure fragrance without any aim
Never once they never trumpet their excellence
Real wisdom, real merits acquires great fame.

The moon maps her magic hue in silent midnight
Wind swept in melodious tone scenting surprise
Ever...Read More
Categories: acquires, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, wisdom,
Form: Lento

Premium Member The Picture of Dorian Gray: Paint Me As An Event

The Picture of Dorian Gray, a decent fanciful novel by Irish writer Oscar Wilde, published in 1890. The novel, the only one written by Wilde, had six additional chapters when it was released as a book in 1891. The work,...Read More
Categories: acquires, angst, character, muse,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Private Eyes - Watchful
With quiet reservations he admires

Attuned to all that senses captivate

To sift thru information he acquires

Considering how it may thus relate

He studies all with intimate precision

For his or any sake that might arise

Unless the fates intend on a collision

Leave supervision to...Read More
Categories: acquires, analogy, metaphor, wisdom,
Form: Acrostic
Ever the gracious recipient of largesse
Ever the gracious recipient of largesse!

Estrangement swiftly harries stylishly tailors
mine psyche courtesy family of origin, plus
eldest daughter, whose doth rage against this
human machine, albeit yours truly, beatle
browed, black crows, foo fighter (biological
daughter), a presumption aye surmise fille

to the scab barred...Read More
Categories: acquires, abuse, anger, childhood, conflict, dark, depression, father,
Form: Free verse
The girl
Comes in the world against the wishes of family,
Survives and thrives.
Goes to the school against the wishes of society,
Learns and leaves her imprints.
Enters in college against many odds,
Comes off with flying colors!
Acquires skills against the wishes of concerned authorities, 
Triumphs...Read More
Categories: acquires, girl, life, society,
Form: Free verse

This Time
In the face of war
Loudly our fears drum.

The lioness ready for a feast
I heard Lucifer is angry against God
Battling to get Him to His kneels.

Blood is reigning
The blood sucker awaken
In pieces the sky has fallen
The moon now a commoner  
And the...Read More
Categories: acquires, allusion, atheist, bible, christian, creation, death, evil,
Form: Blank verse
When I gaze up towards the heavens…when I pay attention to the sky
I’m glad I’m not a meteorologist…and here’s the reason why:

On our walk this morning we were treated to this wonderful surprise
as the infant rays of the morning sun…created...Read More
Categories: acquires, nature,
Form: Verse
The Rose of the Friendship
They are the boats in the river
Hills of the sun and the green leaves
Evening or mornings regardless

Roaring clouds I am afraid of
Oysters of friendship I seek much
Shouting trees I am nervous of
Embankment of the lake I need

Open arms of the...Read More
Categories: acquires, friendship, friendship love, imagery,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member King of righteousness
Thorns lament
The daunting face of a beggar
one that smiled at a child
understanding words through insight merits

You become the barb wired fences 
where to the blind idiots holding guns 
a man of understanding acquires skill
cursing the innocence for even breathing 
there...Read More
Categories: acquires, faith, forgiveness, fruit, heart, love hurts, miracle,
Form: Free verse
The Leaf
See! the leaf is playing
Dancing to the wind-swaying
Its beautifully green
Or is it a dream-screen?
Suddenly the sun is shining
The leaf is still dancing
Maybe its not feeling the heat
Maybe there is no heat
But now the leaf is turning yellow
Sun-heating it below
The leaf...Read More
Categories: acquires, corruption, creation, evil, life, mystery, nature, sympathy,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member Cancer
Cancer, a lingering tragedy
Yields struggling griefs and despairs
Plunges life in terrible tragedy
Like a sinking ship no one shares

Its ugly shadow strikes down
Chasing away all hopes and desires
Like Satan's terror deeds hound
And only agony a patient acquires

Those defective cells demeanors
Cloaked and...Read More
Categories: acquires, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Birth is  the origin
From there forth
Ageing starts,
It acquires a negative sign.
This ends up in a death,
Defined  as seventy years,
A hundred and ten,	
Or even hours after birth.
The opposite side
Of the same scale 
With birth as...Read More
Categories: acquires, baptism, bible, blessing, christian, death of a
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Meant to Be
You come to me, fill my world with delight
And hold my captured heart so pure and true
To dance with you 'till days of breathless flight
In gentle fashion tender hearts pursue
The love you share is free from dark despair
And beats a...Read More
Categories: acquires, love,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Who Pulls The Trigger
Who Pulls The Trigger

The degree of difficulty diminishes
conscience and justice dim
the fog of zealous denial.
A trigger is squeezed
each millimeter
an agony
each millisecond
a lifetime.

Sharp recoil awakens reality
resist the pressure
of the trigger
resist the resistance to it.

Death comes
sometimes quickly
always...Read More
Categories: acquires, death, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Complexities of Consciousness
Herein, the evolutionary positive psychologist's voice is that of C,
leaning sometimes toward the yang-ego identity side,
while the evolutionary ecopolitician's voice,
doing his best to play WinWin ecotherapist, is D.

C: The best way to live is by learning to control [Ego-Left] consciousness
D:...Read More
Categories: acquires, culture, earth, health, political, psychological,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member NOVA

Quatrain #535:

Nurture deep fire as love now shows,
Opt thus to sire grandeur that grows;
Voice then conspires with light within,
Apt truth acquires a sacred flow.


Leon Enriquez
26 August 2016
...Read More
Categories: acquires, allegory,
Form: Rubai
"in the guest house of the dead
where pain and mourn summoned me
a blood call of an impromptu visit
my dearest poem poked out itself
in an express tell, it loudly spell
“we fade away slowly and silently too…..”
And I was knocked and numbed
A...Read More
Categories: acquires, bereavement, depression,
Form: Free verse

Day by day, you are everything!
But, for few, you are nothing!
You can drive away accidents, 
You can make dread incidents!

When you stay with us in prowess,
We are fearful,
Even you leave us in hours,
We are tearful!

How the axis of the world...Read More
Categories: acquires, business, change, deep, money, travel,
Form: Light Verse
~~~~GO ON... SON~~~~

At the edge of your nail
dancing of success
requesting for time and effort
from you, to have a grasp
I needs must sweat
to have endless acquire
What one acquires with one's sweat
goes endless years
My son, what sweat you've shed
to say it is...Read More
Categories: acquires, innocence, inspirational, love hurts,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Humanity in a Terrible Delimma
A land of tumoil, you left;
a terrain of peace and progress
into it, you’ve been embraced.
You settle, multiply but never mix,
time acquires a rocket engine then decades pass
from nowhere, demands begin to emanate
forcing unto your hosts, your migrated laws
pointing your fore-fingers...Read More
Categories: acquires, confusion, education, environment, humanity,
Form: Classicism
The Writer Within
"The Writer Within"
by:  Eric L. Boddie

It is my thoughts that I wish to share
Many nights I have fallen asleep with the pen right there
As if it's glued to my fingers, half empty glass on the table
Roaches in the ashtray,...Read More
Categories: acquires, art, passion, philosophy, poetry,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Influential and Powerful Is This Territory
Ancient and modern is this heartbeat 
of a kingdom of four territories;
becoming the first biter to the endocarp of industrialization;
the first host to a global carnival of sports;
running the eldest of all notable department stores
and oldest without aging is one...Read More
Categories: acquires, earth, social, society,
Form: Ode
My bones will finally get their cloak
Memories are walls
desecrated by graffiti of remembrance

well intentioned people
all around  
and me
playing that „warm rabbit“ game
(take a guess who the rabbit is)

it feels like I'm one of those happy faces on Kerouac's road

I feel like an idiot

it has to...Read More
Categories: acquires, life,
Form: Free verse
Astringent virtue, antecedent's hope
a calling from the Master denotes scope
to fire away my vestige interlude
the sanction seems belittled by intrude!

And my ears plug with cadence, not my feud
that blaring indignation sensed to rude
the grave occurrence shouting matters lewd
acquires my investment,...Read More
Categories: acquires, abuse, anger, christian, conflict,
Form: Monorhyme
Broken and Beautiful
A mould-shaped symmetrical bowl
has no character of its own
It's just like the mould-shaped others
and it is merely a clone
If the bowl is shattered to pieces
and the pieces stuck together once more
It creates a beautiful mosaic
that one cannot help but adore

The...Read More
Categories: acquires, art, beautiful, first love, heart, love, nature,
Form: Rhyme