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Premium Member On a positive note

Maybe this is the time to stop and reflect
To sit in silence and grasp the moment
To stop all the rushing and running around
To ponder about our inner self, discover hidden talents!
To practice just 'being' in the here and now
To pay...Read More
Categories: acts, appreciation, life, time,
Form: Free verse

Through the lanes we walked with the rose hedges side by side
Sharing the ultimate intimacy
With the swinging of our arm-in-arm
Towards the door of entry 	
Into the vudoing volucompul marrital acts
Ecstasy was our priority

All of a...Read More
Categories: acts, 4th grade, lost love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Atmospheric inferno
Boisterous clouds are churning, roiling air-mass in warm updraft
Declaring on callous inhabitants of earth, a dark ferocious war 
Manifesting malevolent force, imposing anger on spatial norms,
Conspiring with anguished winds to invigorate violent storms.

Colossal is their expanse that threatens the rise...Read More
Categories: acts, nature, storm, weather,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Coronavirus Came from China
Coronavirus Came From China
By Franklin Price

Coronavirus came from China
At least that's what they say
Matters not, where it came from
It's with us here today

Has spread through human contact
For a cure there's a dearth
There are many dead and dying
In most every place...Read More
Categories: acts, anger, betrayal, health, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Purpose of Life
To CARE for ONE and ALL.

To love ONESELF and OTHERS too,
Will help us STAND UP TALL.


For when we learn to CARE-FOR-LIFE,
Our time on Earth...Read More
Categories: acts, care, courage, family, inspirational, joy, love, philosophy,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Waterfowl Assembly
waterfowl party
ducks quacking to swimming acts~
a webbed conference...Read More
Categories: acts, animal, humorous,
Form: Haiku
Our Thinkers Today
A Sequel to Paciolo Pen Saint’s No Thinkers Please 

- - -          - - -          - - -    ...Read More
Categories: acts, abortion, evil, humanity, lust, vanity,
Form: Free verse
We Interrupt This Program
Good evening Mr. and Miss America,
We interrupt your lives for the following foolishness that's in your hearing!
Your president has just ordered our young men to go to war.
Mothers are in prayer but not so much fearing
Of the unknown death that's...Read More
Categories: acts, political, society,
Form: Political Verse

Man is a half-finished creature,
Unlike a woman, complete in every way.
He needs completion with another  -
Will cross oceans without delay,
Confront all obstacles to get her, 
His other half so hidden away.

Left alone he starts to grow  -
Becomes a...Read More
Categories: acts, men,
Form: Verse
The Lectures
I was strolling down a side street of our little town last night.
Did I say strolling, no that’s wrong; I was a sad and sorry sight,
And God knows what the time was, but I knew that it’s past ten,
‘cause that’s...Read More
Categories: acts, humor,
Form: Rhyme

Baudrillardian Echo
Baudrillardian Echo

I awoke this morning with a profound vision of a painting. 
A sort of Baroque ensemble of consequence, still lingering. 
I've put it to pen, since it's quicker than painting.  
The contortion of life via exploitation, from sacred to...Read More
Categories: acts, conflict, culture, dream, identity, life, metaphor, power,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Corona, The Circle of Light Prayer
Dear Mother Earth
I apologize
For all my poor judgement
And indifferent acts
Against the will of your perfection
Though my path is the road to renewal
It is not enough to warrant your forgiveness

All of us need be together
In the acts of life
To relate on...Read More
Categories: acts, change, courage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Creations Of The Human Ego
The human ego, a deadly thing; it convinces we’re better,
more powerful, creators who have no limits and we believe its’ lies.

Greed = ego,
hate - ego
selfishness = ego
a desire for power,
Germ Warfare = Human Ego
it’s all ego.

Ego hides in the human...Read More
Categories: acts, poems, poetry, sick,
Form: Free verse
Ladybug Muse
I think my dorm room may have a ladybug infestation. You know why I think this? Because I am usually, when in my dorm room, surrounded by ladybugs. I go to sleep with them. I wake up with them. And...Read More
Categories: acts, appreciation, friendship love, how i feel, humorous,
Form: Prose Poetry

Engaged poseurs of splendor poised to tame
a serpent’s bite in peaceful games to fool
those blinded by attractions faulty fame 
in homage to their king’s deceitful rule.

Atrocious claims with gutless words erased
with witty speech to flout without respect
the tender...Read More
Categories: acts, betrayal, corruption, courage, farewell, truth,
Form: Sonnet
The Cynic on Prayer and Longevity

The cause of all longevity insists
my atheist gerontologist
is the science we now call Genetics, 
with its amazing double helix
and which is transmitted by sex
which grateful humans prefer next
to any other pleasurable method
and to which they are indebted.
The evidence therefore is...Read More
Categories: acts, dark, humor,
Form: Light Verse

 No war is legitimate,
neither defense nor conquest
defense of what is not attacked
conquest is not a legitimate act ...
There is no legitimacy in invasion,
no war is holy war
everyone kills themselves without reason
everyone acts as hypocretes ...
Nothing that takes your value
nothing...Read More
Categories: acts, allusion, war, wisdom,
Form: Prose Poetry
Strong-willed with the fearless, forgiving, and fervent heart from the sympathy-sought start
Turbulent, yet terrific as the storm of epic efflorescence that is vigilant in roving reassurance 
Robust and rough like radiant rocks on the ocean bed and beyond the shimmering,...Read More
Categories: acts, strength,
Form: Acrostic
A small kind gesture can bring much sunshine; 
   when one’s life has endured a heavy storm. 
    So let this in your mind, part of the norm~ 
      ...Read More
Categories: acts, nice,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Show Kindness - Ink

Show kindness; it is such an easy thing!

The ripples of it can extend for miles

from thoughtful acts or simply from our smiles.

Strive daily to make somebody's heart sing!

March 5, 2020 for the 'Kind Ink' Contest of charles messina...Read More
Categories: acts, universe,
Form: Verse

You pay it forward, then go on your way;
when folk find out, tears well up in their eyes.
A stranger has paid, much to their surprise -
random acts of kindness make someone’s day

Kind Ink Poetry Contest
Sponsored by Charles Messina

...Read More
Categories: acts, giving,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Life Jacket
Bereft of buoy,
sinking in this life's ocean
I pity my acts.
Till my sorrows disappear
Happiness hiding behind.

Won first place in STRAND CHOICE D,any form,any theme Poetry Contest sponsored by Brian Strand...Read More
Categories: acts, happiness, sorrow,
Form: Tanka
If I died today March 2nd, 2020
If I died today March 2nd, 2020...?

No matter unfulfilled dreams never came true,
nevertheless yours truly doth gladly bid adieu,
where repurposed afterlife (mine) atomic brew
reconfigured, reconstituted, and reconsolidated
out maws of madness, no matter any blues clue
(yea undoubtedly, hypothetically, and admittedly

handy dandy)...Read More
Categories: acts, 10th grade, 12th grade, age, angel, bullying,
Form: Epitaph
Premium Member Dont Know What Lies Ahead - The Monchielle Style
~ Don't Know What Lies Ahead      ~
 (  Monchielle  )


Don't know what lies ahead 
What will happen tomorrow 
So each day just enjoy 
Thank God for all you have 
Shout Holy name...Read More
Categories: acts, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cherishing DiaLogical Earth
More Yang/Yin Conversation with Adam Robersmith

Robersmith (p. 47, Justice On Earth): 
" is showing us something important:
We are affecting our climate
and ecosystems
in ways that are detrimental to life
on the planet
and to how we live."

Yin: Science and conscience
are discovering and uncovering...Read More
Categories: acts, community, earth, games, health, integrity,
Form: Political Verse