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Premium Member Murmerations
As thickening dusk
Subdues the tiring day
Flocks of starlings rest
Trilling and chattering in array
Upon tendril branches of trees
High up in the towering eves
As numbers increase
In readiness
Suddenly they alight as one 
The tress now bare as the eves
Of their feather laden leaves
And...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, creation, nature,
Form: I do not know?

Inner vocal Quiver
?As if a child should understand an  adult’s muddle,
putrid oil slick puddle,
the dreadful pain we foist on wide-eyed offspring.
Robotic elders crush with rigid slabs of Portland censure whatever spark remains in t iny rosebud coloured cheeks before their prime.
Those...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, care, caregiving, change, dedication, deep, devotion, environment,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Butterfly Garden
Under the light of a bright sunshine,
Sailing soft in the gallant wind,
Peaceful joys in acrobatic style.

Speckles of pearl, blend of rainbow,
Stylish lovers after perfume of them flowers,
Lullaby love songs, crooned in the jiggly wind.

Bright colours in their mantles,
As they hover...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, butterfly, nature,
Form: Free verse
There once lived a guy named Valdimir
Who liked to party and drink cold beer
          He would also break dance
            ...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, humor,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Snuggle Bunny Fantasy
Under snow white sheets disarray
Snuggle Bunnies romp and play

Acrobatic twists and turns
Softly thumping bodies burn

As lustful fire starts to grow
Sweat moist bodies start to glow

And loving voices begin to switch
To lust filled groans of fevered pitch

Entwined in wanton ecstacy
Of Snuggle...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, funny love,
Form: Rhyme

Underpants and a dance
Just outta of a shower and pampering 
The next step for me is dressing
I’m so fresh and clean
And wanting to look so neat and pristine 

I line up my boxers strategically placed
I’m ready in my dressing place
As I place my...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, age,
Form: Ballad
more Okinawa poems
everywhere in Asia
you see strange variations
of English
Japlish, Konglish, Singlish

the street signs in Okinawa
are all in Chinese, Japanese, English and Koreans
the bus and train announcements as well

Hard to get lost 
even when you want to

but the random encounters
with English words
puts a...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, appreciation, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Squirrel
The Squirrel
Agile, gray-brown fluff
 burying acorns in the yarded scruff,
future mighty oak spawned nests of hope
 stretched out branch trapezed along a tightrope,
chatter banter circular frolicking unfaint
 tail challenge waving screech complaints,
acrobatic voyeur of the crowned aerial topography
 where forest...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, animal,
Form: Rhyme
by Michael R. Burch

There are days that I believe
(and nights that I deny)
love is not mutilation.

Daredevil, dry your eyes.

There are tightropes leaps bereave—
taut wires strumming high
brief songs, infatuations.

Daredevil, dry your eyes.

There were cannon shots’ soirees,
hearts barricaded, wise . . .
and...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, youth,
Form: Verse
A kitchen without a woman
Me and my woman had a fight
I feel like i was knocked out but she only took flight
She left in haste without a hug or a peck
A littered kitchen was my first reality check

The dirty dishes are now screaming at...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, absence, anger, art, care, humor, lonely, solitude,
Form: Lyric

Premium Member A Fine Fabulous Fun Day at Kalamazoo
It will be a fine, fabulous, fun, day at Kalamazoo. 
Susan will be riding on the back of her golden elephants,
Elise, flying in on her velvet threaded purple magic carpet, 
Marie from France, transported by coach pulled by six ebony...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, joy, life, woman,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Nicholas Trim 2 Years A Poet Celebration Poem
* I wrote my first poem 2 years ago, to celebrate, I've written this poem where I've stole my own rhymes from my own poems and morphed it all together enjoy

I'm a quick wit picnic with sick tricks mentally
a fantastic...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, me, poetry, poets, rap, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Lit with sculpted cloud
Acrobatic hawk circling
Open  can  of worms...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, international, introspection,
Form: Haiku
Ghost Hollow
The Laskey brothers owned a farm, a lovely little spot.
A babbling brook made merry mist when summer nights were hot.
And that’s when Jacob filled his pipe and sat upon a boulder.
The smoke arose, a haloed ring around his tired shoulders.

He...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, farm,
Form: Rhyme
My Serenity
The cottonwood fluff blankets the ground
In a thick snowy white layer,
As the gentle breeze whispers 
Through the emerald green foliage.

The fragrance of mowed sun dried hay up ahead,
As the farmer’s toys mulch it and create neat long rows,
Then numerous identical...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, community, farm, horse, imagery, mountains, nature, peace,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Black Hawk Soars High
black hawk soars high
cardinal comes to feed
black hawk joined by mate
blue jay takes turn

I envy them
none must clean out garagae
jealousy reigns
they don’t buy groceries

squirrel takes off
leaps and twirls

none of them wash clothes
feathers and fur
that’s the difference
I plot my next...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, animal,
Form: Free verse

This journey has not been a fanciful adventure, 
we're all settlers in  these dynasty of neo-colonialism 
united only by what divides us. Victims, yes 
victims of civilized inducement, 
terms of reference only apply to the...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, political,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Winged Comprehension

Inside its tiny brain,
does it think?
"I'm a cargo plane."

Or does it
imagine acrobatic feats?

Does it hear
its wings sound zooms?
As it flies across a room.
“I have flown 
to the moon!”

Likely though,
there is no thought.
Mercifully when
in a spider’s web,
...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, angst, death, simple, symbolism, truth,
Form: Free verse
It's Two Days After Thursday
Enter the Everest that devastates,
he never ever rests and he demonstrates,
how the greatness activates traits
that forever feed hate,
into enemies with envious jealousy
and sad little nul and void abilities.

It's a given that even if you sail the seven seas,
as well as...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, hip hop, me, rap, smart, strength, success,
Form: Rhyme
Huffle winks
The tiny dragons dance aloft
whilst dragonflies soar amuck
They dance over the lake, over the lake they waft

The huffle-winks peer from the muck
At the bright flittering troupe 
Dancing over the water, dancing by the brush

Those dancing dragons, how they swoop!
The water...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, water,
Form: Rhyme
Confessions of a Trapeze Artist
I don’t want my feet to touch the ground as I soar effortlessly above the anxious crowds. I am the world’s greatest trapeze artist performing unimaginable acrobatic feats of daring and intrigue. Gasps of death defying artistry are caught in...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, love,
Form: Narrative
i dont wanna be passive
awaiting interpersonal subsequent situation 
     aye tend to get ants
see when in the midst awaiting 
     said sub routine involving 

     outcome of circumstance
the parameter, perimeter, potentiometer, 
...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, character,
Form: Free verse
she’s never been right, tripping over everyone’s laces.
it’s like a laser field, where she bumps into every bruise.
she ducks and limps, with charlie brown, circling bases.

her braids tangled and barely reaching the rescuing prince.
to make matters worse, he plucks grays...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, dark,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Dolphins


Watch the aquatic mammals reigning warm waters
Riding ocean waves zestfully flexing playful behavior
Jumping high in air performing acrobatic maneuvers
Synchronizing movements impressing fond watchers.

Be dazzled by their graceful moves peeking up for air
Turning around buoyantly raising caudal fins in pairs
Diving elongated...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, animal, sea,
Form: Verse
The Fishing Trip
Sitting under a generous eucalyptus tree
It's vibrant feet buried under dark gray moist
Ground. Its pendulum branches bending toward the
bubbly melodious canal; allowing the thin silvery
finger-like leaves to caress the meandering 
Blue-green water. 

In its canopy, groups of cicadas and crickets...Read More
Categories: acrobatic, beauty, emotions, feelings, fishing,
Form: Free verse