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Admonished Poems

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Doing Time
On a dark and rainy afternoon
Whence I’d been sentenced to my bedroom
For my crime of failing to take care
To not be a pain in my mother’s derriere 
As it happens, I was a lad of six
Full of mischief and annoying...Read More
Categories: admonished, 2nd grade, appreciation, books, literature, true love,
Form: Couplet

Premium Member Being Content
Being Content
Written: by Miracle Man

While living in San Diego’s urban sprawl,
I was often admonished when I’d say y’all.

I felt the crowds press while feeling ignored,
 and fled the west coast and moved inboard.

My five years there were productive and fun,
but...Read More
Categories: admonished, humor, seasons, travel,
Form: Couplet
Do Not Disturb The Snow
Meeting the icy wind head-on 
The polar bear raised his head, 
Lifted his nose, 
Sniffed the air deep and long,
The right paw stomped the ground
Till it probably hurt 
That the snow did not like
And admonished the bear
'Why disturb me?'
It said,
'Your...Read More
Categories: admonished, care,
Form: Free verse
I am an avid reader now that I’m older, but not so long ago
back in school I was admonished because I read too slow.

For many years I did not read: no books…no prose…no verse
I’m reading again but I now see...Read More
Categories: admonished, joy,
Form: Verse
Pen Sated

My auspicious Holiday Muse,
it has a hunger pang...
A pen which merrily sings of words,
joyously written in the heart
Honored friends and guests 
invited freely 
to a feast of thoughts

Etiquette tableware articulation
is succulently presented:

Romantic spooning
lovingly receives
a lip passion dipped
extra helping

Fork tongue behavior...Read More
Categories: admonished, allusion, appreciation, holiday, perspective,
Form: Free verse

Almighty God, the supreme Father above
assures me, through Scriptures’ precepts, His divine affection
affirming His marvelous vibrant love’s abundance
always at work to grant pardon absolutely
and assuage my guilt-caused anguish*
as I confess my iniquities, spiritually atrocious…
along my heart’s repentant acquiescence.

Asserting  His...Read More
Categories: admonished, appreciation, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Free verse

She wept but it wasn’t just crying 
It was the kind of weeping that makes you feel her profound pain
He could not stand the tears in her oval eyes 
But as a businessman he was late for a meeting
and...Read More
Categories: admonished, anger, angst, anxiety, care, environment,
Form: Free verse
Though taught 
to be prayerful:
“to pray
without ceasing”*
we are admonished
to tarry for answers…

taking heed 
not to become 
“prayer patients”
exclaiming this
to the Father above:
“Lord, give me
patience right now…”

for such is 
at work.

*1Thessalonians 5:17 Pray without ceasing.

August 5, 2019
...Read More
Categories: admonished, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, prayer, spiritual,
Form: Didactic
My home cooking zest verily exposed me 
to cornucopia’s functional essence
since we in the family were nourished
with blessings'* bounty…
Tasty delicacies sizzled with love  
when as early in the morning, coffee brewing 
would turn to sweet blends of fellowships.

My mother’s...Read More
Categories: admonished, appreciation, blessing, christian, faith, family, god, jesus,
Form: Narrative
Loosing lou sing the damn rumors
Loosing (lou sing) the damn rumors...

Torpedo style full speed ahead
keeping me in suspense,
what salacious gossip
gets browned, buttered, rolled
down the alley and bred
into unsavory tidbits,

these souffled ears dread
to hear hard boiled morsels
poached, scrambled, whipped
donning barren falsehoods
zeitgeist spouting dunderhead
trumpeting hex pence heave

signature...Read More
Categories: admonished, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 1st
Form: Enclosed Rhyme

Premium Member Smooth Big Cat

"Smooth Big Cat"

He was one of those guys you just knew would be a dud. "Be nice", she said to herself.

She met him on the upswing from the abyss of a dismally closed final chapter. He seemed to be unsure...Read More
Categories: admonished, adventure, muse, mystery, romance,
Form: Narrative
Having learned from principles of Scriptures
We’re admonished to leave the paths of arrogance*
Nourished along humility and meekness pastures
To reach-out others with God’s gracious extravagance.
Treading against haughtiness’ direction
We’re marching by the Holy Spirit’s command
Governed through heavenly wisdom’s unction
Surely complying to...Read More
Categories: admonished, character, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Quatrain
To Love No More
I lifted you into my heart
But one arm was missing
As single wing and one handed
I carried you inside
All the while, you pointing at 
My lost absent limb…
You told me you’d love me
If I could find that one misplaced part
The part...Read More
Categories: admonished, love,
Form: Free verse
Pushing backward the awful negatives
I step ahead, bouncing thru God’s power
As admonished with service directives.
Gladly sharing His love with grace-shower.

Praying midst Holy Spirit’s revival
I work well while my soul He does surround
Trusting His blessings for fruits’ arrival 
Having sown seeds...Read More
Categories: admonished, blessing, dedication, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member There Are Rules
There are rules she said.
Let’s break them, said I.
She was horrified, shocked,
A military woman, due or die.
We cannot she admonished me.
It’s the way it has to be.
I was horrified and shocked,
She was my daughter, only three.
We have to...Read More
Categories: admonished, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 6th
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Our Bookworm

No print on hand-held screens can draw her in...
for only hard-bound, covered books are gems;
held close with love, absorbing through her eyes,
those magic words that fill her heart and mind.

At just months old, she trembled at their sight...
small story books...Read More
Categories: admonished, books, inspirational, love,
Form: Blank verse
Ascending toward triumph-pinnacles
They tread circumspectly along life’s race
Optimizing God’s wondrous love and grace
Overcoming temptation tentacles.

Trekking upward mountainous faith-venture
They’re replenished fully midst fatigue-bouts
To vanquish distracting doubts’ whereabouts
And prevail beyond weariness’ torture.

Pressing forward by Sovereign guidance
Defying fall and frustrations’ anguish
Serenely, they hope...Read More
Categories: admonished, blessing, christian, devotion, god, jesus, spiritual, trust,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Reminded that God sees me groaning in pain
Whenever I languish in gloom, and in misery remain
Earnestly hoping for His miracle to gain...
Now, I triumph in Him* for working in me around His love’s domain
…Since before, in frustration, my heart was...Read More
Categories: admonished, appreciation, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ole Sol Took A Holiday

Admonished old sol for the holiday he took
Disappeared for a weekend when big plans were booked
Next time he tries that
Gonna give him a slap
Cept I fear my hand will need to be replaced with a hook

...Read More
Categories: admonished, giggle,
Form: Limerick
Reigning over my life is God
Enabling me to enjoy His granted eternal life
Guiding and girding up my faith for trust’s height
Instructing me thru the truth of His Scriptures
Nourishing my soul* with salvation-blessings' bounty
Assuring me of His presence constantly.

Redeemed by the...Read More
Categories: admonished, appreciation, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Acrostic
The Last Day of Laurie Jeanne
O!  Laurie-Jeanne, Laurie-Jeanne!  Belle of my Heart!
Why did you have to fly?
From me who sang you a lullaby,
From the hospital room, ‘neath the thundering sky,
Beneath the thundering sky!?

O!  I love my Laurie-Jeanne like the Sun,
Like the Sun,...Read More
Categories: admonished, death, loss, love, marriage, sad, spiritual, trust,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member A Poem Made Up Of Cliches

At Poetry Soup we're admonished
Never to use cliches
They provide us an extensive list
For the error of our ways

But one thing you can rely on
Is people just don't pay heed
Like a dog gnawing a ham bone
Poets...Read More
Categories: admonished, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Onerous Ordeal
(strike while the iron's hot, else...
up prize cold hard steel Goldfinger
rewind: the following case in point).

Believe me you (stranger out there
along the information super highway),
perhaps feeling comfortably numb,
which I (personally experiencing futility)

vainly searching for Nirvana) attest
to be more appealing than...Read More
Categories: admonished, 11th grade, 12th grade, discrimination, golf, hurt,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Old Sol Took A Holiday

Admonished old Sol for the holiday he took
Disappeared for a weekend when big plans were booked
Next time he tries that
Gonna give him a slap
Cept I fear my hand will need to be replaced with a hook

...Read More
Categories: admonished, silly,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member If There Were Just More Porches
An old house with an old porch
Is a most miraculous thing.
Politics are settled, children admonished,
Babies shown off and growing up, 
Advice shared – we need more porches,
Fewer therapists, values taught, not anything goes. 
Where mothers wait for suppers to cook,
And...Read More
Categories: admonished, longing, nostalgia,
Form: Narrative