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Adder Poems

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Hidden Hand Inurned
Snake oily palms
got a-plenty 
under the table plans

Synthetic sly reptilian smile
bewitching many
Picking pockets with a hidden hand

Real filthy lucre fingernails 
have the zircon gluttonous glow
that enticingly Endora sells 

Dirty laundered money
boa clutches 
that unclean epidermal soul

Those cobra soundbytes ain’t adder...Read More
Categories: adder, allusion, corruption, money, perspective,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Thru maritime miles of minions in motion
We hedge our opinions while pledging devotion	
To serving the Captain and sharing our smiles
Through barrels of onions and flea-bearing trials

But even the pirates who pose in a rumble
Are learning the merits of those who...Read More
Categories: adder, adventure, fantasy, funny, humorous, sea, voyage, water,
Form: Epic
Coming Out
Fluttering Blue Banners
Pink & White long behind
Hidden under the tiles, an adder
Teeth sharp as rock we’ll surely find

Large smiles and new energy
So young blooms breathe fresh air
Into lungs defeated by entropy
Feeding grins once diminished by a glare

How music lulls us...Read More
Categories: adder, 10th grade, change, identity, journey, pride, rainbow,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Sum Of It
Some snakes are called adders
And I know that's true
Most adders are very good at sums
Others can't add up to two
This must be a worry
For adders who can't add
This could make this type of snake
Both miserable and sad
Cheer up little adder
There...Read More
Categories: adder, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Man’s intrinsic apathy's negligence-justified frown
Is the actual defining substance of a mortal clown;
Who with hollowed prejudgments fellow men slays,
And likens to hallowed duty his thoughtless decays. 

He is evil's meekest martyr by doom's onus bound,
The cold-blooded outlaw donning dark's lucid...Read More
Categories: adder, abuse, betrayal, dark, death, world,
Form: Elegiac Lyric

Blue Adder

A cool blue-gray, no longer than a foot,
it caught my scent and froze in its glide, 
its shiny pronged tongue flickering
like two flashing flames.  I stood my ground
just as fast, if not faster, the two of us 
seized in...Read More
Categories: adder, animal, garden,
Form: Light Verse
Tales of Idolatry
Do not weep do not mourn
Do not move like a pawn
Back into his tight grasp
For that mans like an asp

Cleopatra is gone thanks
To his venomous pranks
Oh the fatal bite
Delivered so trite

Vipera aspis, get lost
You too, Naja Haja, tossed
Like a common...Read More
Categories: adder, allusion,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member 50 Words for Poe: Automata

“50 Words for Poe: Automata”

Haunted eyes of an automaton
the monkey grinds his music
outside the Magic Theatre
Harry looks on

"For Madmen Only"

He enters of his own volition.

Boxcars he rolls
Double Sixes! the Macabre Maestro
conducts his orchestra
Hermine still sings

A Golden Chrysanthemum
amongst the Black Tulips

She...Read More
Categories: adder, gothic, horror, muse, mystery, poets, psychological, romance,
Form: Free verse
Up in Arms

Another wave of voter vexation
is swamping the shutdown nation

To the left, 
the windpipes are hissing
To the right,
the windbags are dissing

And all of the kitchen cabinet aprons
got their middle fingers
pointing up     deaf adder listening   ...Read More
Categories: adder, cry, howl, people, political,
Form: Ballad
Cleopatra my queen
Cleopatra my   queen
Very   old,cornerstone is me, oh um. Beef me i  kill 
Will it wasn’t be narcist be yet i crossed me my own childless womb
Be largactyl. Be throat roar i shunt me a naked...Read More
Categories: adder, abortion, abuse, addiction, adventure, age, allah, allegory,
Form: Abecedarian

Unnatural Selection

“Boys will be girls,
and girls will be boys”

Utter false parenting
The power of impotent suggestion
by the ignorant immature

God made the male and the female;
and at birth,
it’s womb evident navel plain to tell

Gomorrah girls will be Bela boys

Changed genitalia minds
are gonna walk
down...Read More
Categories: adder, bible, confusion, gender, wisdom,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Fervent Lunatics

Lunatic fringe
Fervent. zealous
Closed to any other information
Closed to any other possibilities
I prefer spending time with a large poisonous Puff Adder.

...Read More
Categories: adder, political,
Form: Free verse
Mariah of Magdala
Part III: Judgement

Mariah of Magdala
Here comes that day 
You can never get to escape
They have fought amongst themselves
They have recognized their problem
They are planning to rest the crisis
They are fighting not anymore
So the plot is gaining success Maria of Magdala
You...Read More
Categories: adder, addiction, analogy, dark, judgement, lust, pain, truth,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Deranged
The doctor says I am deranged
And I've been in a fog of late
But in deranged, I see words
That could have sealed our fate!

This "danger" sends me into a "rage"
My heart will "deaden" not "endear"
It "rang" true I "need" a "grenade"
A...Read More
Categories: adder, crazy, word play,
Form: Quatrain
Hear Ye, Hear Ye

Here’s the thing ... 
needful truth of an urgent matter
Humanity has a Rubik Cube ethnic pride problem:
Dark Age Crusaders of Hate
say the right color is on the genetic wrong side
of the racial debate Holy Grail divide

Here’s the rub ... 
a...Read More
Categories: adder, conflict, hate, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Ouroboros Morals

Cottonmouth America
bite the asylum-seeking refugees
at your border entry
Let them feel the hard enamel compassion
of your diamondback speech
Rip the children from their mother’s loving arms,
then take their daddy’s protective pride
and cast it aside
Give hard candy charity
to the forced orphan babies
with no...Read More
Categories: adder, abuse, prejudice, symbolism, truth,
Form: Free verse
Baal-peor Revisited

Fork in a rattler tongue,
knife in hooded cobra veiled hand
Silver spoon boa stomach demand,
air insatiable adder lung
Squeeze some more blood juice
out of the acidic voice fermented grapes
Hate poisoned liver-flavored pâté crepes,
pretzel logic is a spaghetti noose
Feast on a plate of...Read More
Categories: adder, religious, spiritual, truth, wisdom,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Here to Stay

We always gon be here,
forever a Jesus thorn in the enemy’s side
We ain’t never gon stop,
to the heavens, giving our plaintive cries
Having to cup those adder ears,
just make Satan’s soldiers so mad
Proud Bashan bulls 
stamp your feet on the vanquishing...Read More
Categories: adder, religious, spiritual, truth, wisdom,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Night Love Invaded

I hear those footfalls
on the floor marked only by footprints
of demons and the exiled muse and silence.

And your voice calling a name 
I know is mine etched on the walls
that themes mama's 
cradle songs gone silent
and the owls on the...Read More
Categories: adder, love,
Form: Free verse
Quien sabe su nombre,Ars Poetica
I saw him in my dream
Or my dream saw him.
Girded in instructions,
Sitting opposite as a timed
adder. Listening to my glottis
spray,enchanting words elating
his heart and whipping his ear.
Diverse heads held many heads:
Head with debt and some deposited death.
Sat i with him...Read More
Categories: adder, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Quien sabe su nombre,Ars Poetica
I saw him in my dream
Or my dream saw him.
Girded in instructions,
Sitting opposite as a timed
adder. Listening to my glottis
spray,enchanting words elating
his heart and whipping his ear.
Diverse heads held many heads:
Head with debt and some deposited death.
Sat i with him...Read More
Categories: adder, allegory,
Form: Free verse
Savages In Faith
In life have i come to realise,
In the progression of moon and time.
That many a believer bought by blood,
Are still tossed around like nods.
Many professed to have been in faith,
For decades,centuries,even from birth.
Seem to feed on milk still,
The strong meat...Read More
Categories: adder, allusion,
Form: I do not know?
Beauty lies not
in her eyes:
Fair eyes like the winter's brow,
beckoning to eyes,
arresting attentions.

Beauty lies in the heart:
What does she say?
Her words contrary
to her actions?-
A dog in lambs clothing.

'Abundance of the heart
the mouth speaketh'...

1)Looking stern like an
indifferent moor:
Looking mild like the...Read More
Categories: adder, beauty,
Form: Lyric
How About
How about one day,
You sleepand you wake:
And your web is no longer existing,
And your phone is no longer active,
And your laptop wouldn't work.
And you lover wouldn't wake.
And your legs wouldn't walk.
And your pet is no where to be found.
And you...Read More
Categories: adder, america,
Form: I do not know?
Death Sentence Innocence
Roman capital punishment,
crucifixion morphed into 
another raised gravity depravity
Guillotine justice dropping down — 
off with the heads of the enemy!
Sleepy Hollow gangsters Herod-ing into town
Time pendulum swinging ... 
death sentence methods changing again
Face the firing squad
Termination by little lead sledgehammers
hitting...Read More
Categories: adder, dark, death, spiritual, truth,
Form: Dramatic Verse