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Adaptable Poems

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Remember Waterloo
Ladies and gentlemen, laddies, lassies one and all
Water, water everywhere, be careful lest you fall.
Please take into account, we've found wet boards do shrink
and remind your children,  this water's not to drink. 

WHY, ye visitors to Snow Cave lake,
WHY...Read More
Categories: adaptable, 11th grade, humor, poetry, water,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member SEAGULLS

     Squalling seagulls sip the morning sunshine
      Expert efficient on hunting skill  
     Unique distinct character superfine.
     ...Read More
Categories: adaptable, 6th grade, appreciation, bird,
Form: Pantoum
Agent 31
Killer spy
Didi Tri
(Better known as DDT)

She’s a femme fatale honeybee,
bosom deadly
A human buzzsaw,
will cut your 007 Casanova cover off

Agent 31
got an extra XX    ~   Crosshair aim chromosomal
Has one and thirty ways 
to get the job...Read More
Categories: adaptable, allusion, fun, psychological, word play,
Form: Burlesque
not deja vu again
i think
i may
written this
once before
in a different
form and i'm 
sure titled

but i can
visit it in
as if it's
again and
again for
when i

want to
me of a
time in
my life
in JFK
for a de

in a heat
ing grate
a still lit
had been
thrown in
then came
in a new

arrival the
oldest of
live...Read More
Categories: adaptable, muse,
Form: I do not know?
Here’s to the travellers,
   the passengers, the tourists
who trek this alien landscape
   in search of experience.

Here’s to the resilient,
   the adaptable, the survivors
who chose uneven ground
   and made a path for others.

Here’s...Read More
Categories: adaptable, death, family, life,
Form: Free verse

The Plasticine Boy
Plasticine-boy´s life was a continual liq quiver,
it was a sight to see.
There was nothing original in him, except fear,
without gut nor opinion
even with no defined color
adaptable to anyone
just like the chameleons.

Always modeled by the hands of others,
threatened by the hands...Read More
Categories: adaptable, abuse, bullying, discrimination, sad,
Form: Free verse
Trying to nap in quicksand 

I'm once again at a loss. I found my rhythm, I found a purpose, and I was good, I was driven, and I was unstoppable!!

Until I wasn't.....

Until one decision by those who make assumptions and...Read More
Categories: adaptable, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Leopard
The most elusive of all the big cats. A patient, intelligent, efficient
Hunter prowling and striking at prey with deadly intent and precision 
Enigmatic. Adaptable. Strategic. Endangered. The...

Leopard is a large wild cat native to the Serengeti Savannah and South Asia
Expert...Read More
Categories: adaptable, animal,
Form: Acrostic
Being uplift,Why should I still Dark?
Being grown,Why should n`t I let lone?
Being ambitious,Why should n`t I hit target?
Being eaten,Why should n`t I nourish?
Being drunken,Why should n`t I quenched?
Being bathed,Why should I ignored on sand?
Though dressed up in colors,seems only in...Read More
Categories: adaptable, dark, destiny, imagery, truth,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member My Idea Of A Good Man
            My man does not have to be handsome
nor does he have to be super fit or even go to the gym
     for what I...Read More
Categories: adaptable, men,
Form: Free verse

The juxtaposition of a jelly bean is a line out symbol which points not just north but in all outward direction. To consider an atomiser a friend is to put on a hat and scarves in very cold weather. Nevertheless...Read More
Categories: adaptable, arabic,
Form: I do not know?
Fast Forward
8 years old and friends with reality
Lost my innocents at a time that was too early. 
And though I was always afraid of the night, 
at 8 I learned monsters can walk in daylight. 
He never should have touched me....Read More
Categories: adaptable, betrayal, boyfriend, child abuse, corruption, innocence, prison,
Form: Rhyme
Well a hundred and forty six degrees of drip droop is a plant no longer upright. So uptight were the non furling leaves and stem. Plasma dormant. Formation formatted form fakes. And now begins the tidally adjusted bud. Loosely forever...Read More
Categories: adaptable, america, bangla, beach,
Form: I do not know?

Tend the farm for the adaptable
Of the smiling priceless Vegetable
Teeth your heart in understandable
For my emotional feeling is uncountable
Here in my dying heart would I table
The price which is not affordable
My spirit man's work is unimaginable
But I...Read More
Categories: adaptable, art,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Nayda Ivette
N is for nice, courteous with family and friends 
A is for agreeable, peaceful disposition
Y is for young, specially in spirit 
D is for discreet, keeping secrets 
A is for adaptable, receptive to changes

I is for impeccable, having higher standards...Read More
Categories: adaptable, feelings,
Form: Acrostic
Well you are the Virgin of Chasity
All fired up in a warm shade of Indigo
You are the unification of cosmic
Forces in the shadow of Mercury
An adaptable soul but you never
Compromise your virtues
Born of the earth and the sardonyx
You are a...Read More
Categories: adaptable, autumn, september, summer,
Form: Free verse
apologies first
apologies first
For feeling, for thinking, for 
overspending my overextending 
which probably
is an apology 
for you *having to be here

*In my kitchen in my bed
your choice feels like Im
forcing you to sit close
to look at me

But it's in that mode
When I...Read More
Categories: adaptable, anxiety, boyfriend, culture, fear, introspection, woman,
Form: Free verse

e valued price of
precious key
unchaining doors imagined locks 
that set free

a girl is born
the stage is set
manoeuvring moves
that control and direct

discerning a world
through perceptive eyes
instinctively she knows
all truth from lies

we fail to….


F  earless faithful friendly...Read More
Categories: adaptable, beauty, eve, identity, princess, strength,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Contradictions
She's awash in contradictions. 
Though you just might fall in love
with those big doe eyes.  

She'll put you on a pedestal.
To her,  you can do no harm.
 She is a friend to the very end. 

Still, she could...Read More
Categories: adaptable, endurance, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Compassionate personable lady,
Easy-going creative escapist,
Adaptable to new situations,
Spiritual with a sensitive nature,
Intelligence including intuition,
Absolute alluring woman....Read More
Categories: adaptable, black african american, introspection, on writing and
Form: Acrostic
Dedicated to Tsunami victims 
in Japan who lost life & property 
in Quake of 8.9 magnitude 

>^< W.A.T.E.R

^ Adaptable
stays in bound in dams
sacrifices self in dousing fire

^ Flexible
takes colour of soluble
changes course in rocks

^ Benevolent
life line of body
balancer of...Read More
Categories: adaptable, natural disasters, nature
Form: Free verse
Valentine's Legend - Adaptable
[Substitute names for your friends]

According to the legend, romantics often say,
Birds will choose their mates on Valentine’s Day.
And, according to the rumor, I just heard today,
James chose Marie the very same way!

It was in the springtime of his young life,
While...Read More
Categories: adaptable, romance
Form: Quatrain
Grown-up Now
Mountain climber (faith)
Under good stress
Energized!...Read More
Categories: adaptable, life
Form: Acrostic
Raven-- Jackdaw or Rook,

Adaptable and Intelligent Crook!

Very Black or Black with Gray,

Every Caw-- An Ill-Omen, some say.

Never More: Poe-- such a grave day!...Read More
Categories: adaptable, pets
Form: Acrostic
With a fondness of life,
jest and pleasure
You’re a lover 
of unmeasurable attention as ever
In the third sign of the zodiac
known for storytellers
Of elements Fire and Air,
masculine considered
Diurnal or day orientated,
Physically or mentally related
Primarily focusing
on spirituality and activity
Being adaptable, eloquent,
versatile and...Read More
Categories: adaptable, education, fantasy, happiness, health, history, hope, imagination,
Form: Free verse