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Adages Poems - Poems about Adages

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IN COLD BLOOD a world of deceit and lies, Squatting aimlessly like measly flies. We smoke the weed of compromise, We abuse the adages of the wise, We spew the venom of hate and greed. To the winds of change, we pay no heed. The monsters of ou......Read More
Categories: adages, 12th grade, horror,
Form: Free verse

The Child Pianist
... It is now a choral Then a horn sound Of at an Imperial Andante Then the violins all around Fiery Rondo. Dreamy adages. Arpeggio and a madrigal Finally, the Grand Finale Without hesitation ......Read More
Categories: adages, beauty, emotions, music, passion,
Form: Free verse
Forgotten Graveyard
...Stones of shape inscribed with adages and memories of lives spent. Sinking lawn mossy earth surrounding damp and concave they allay forever. D......Read More
Categories: adages, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Thoughts on Silence
...Embracing silence as my friend has often saved my sanity. I realized its benefits. The adages seemed right for me: Silence is golden. It nourishes wisdom and courage emboldens. ......Read More
Categories: adages, loneliness, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Tom Sharing Aphorisms
... Tom Sharing Aphorisms (old adages) Composed: by Miracle Man 11-9-2019 I’ve been told, when younger, ”I could start a fight in an empty House.......Read More
Categories: adages, humor, satire,
Form: Free verse

Magic Ruins
...rases fed intravenously milking the life of beasts for ravenous wisdom awaits cold to the heart thuds of silence defy adages preaching surrender to the surgeon’s pride flashing silver pain pooling mercury bulges of phallic power paradi......Read More
Categories: adages, art, christian, dark, deep,
Form: Free verse
Such and Such--N7 OULIPO
...A single workday for all Inflammables is what God is doing tonight This is just one of many adages to have passed through the garments Previously on this shriek they put a peartree back together wrong a......Read More
Categories: adages, crazy, math, poetry,
Form: Free verse
An Adage a Day
...t happens every day. A bird in hand beats one not caught. By looking, you’ll find what you’ve sought. There’s truth in adages, we’re taught; So gather while ye may… ......Read More
Categories: adages, words,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sage Advice From George Washington
...r reputation!" This sage advice was offered by George Washington, the father of our nation! 'Tis but one of many wise adages to us he did bequeath. Can be said that truer words were never spoken through falser teeth! Robert L. Hinshaw,......Read More
Categories: adages, humorous, inspiration,
Form: Couplet
We Are No Cowards
...tropics and the deserts of our kingdom There is place for neither the honest nor the peace-loving I am not adding to adages, I am talking reality I am talking about the principle of virtue And of the practicality of vice I am talking......Read More
Categories: adages, animals, political, sadcat,
Form: Personification
I wonder why
...rses and vibes are vunerable' versatile...very vital. I wonder why I'm wide and wild about African art, accent and adages. Oh, I'm tied to our tongue and tales, it's making my heart's high, hot, not haughty ......Read More
Categories: adages, on writing and words
Form: Verse
Adages Pt. 3 (the hierophant)
...I can see the web of lies around me Constructed by the spider in my heart Just a manipulator Playing its games with ......Read More
Categories: adages, angst, hope, inspirational, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Adages Pt. 2 (darkness)
...Adages Pt. 2 (darkness) Everything is spinning A place so dark with insolence Ignorance The trickiest joke for......Read More
Categories: adages, angst, art, confusion, loss,
Form: Free verse
Adages Pt. 1 (the cloud)
...Adages Pt. 1 (the cloud) I am just baggage to the world Cast away and forgotten An entire life Waiting for som......Read More
Categories: adages, angst, confusion, imagination, introspection,
Form: Free verse
...A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush But man is slaved to fate, No fun or spontaneity Unless you speculate ......Read More
Categories: adages, funny, life,
Form: Verse

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