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Bass Strait Sealing Rush
The Bass Strait sealing rush began in eighteen-o-three,
where at least a dozen vessels were wrestling with the sea,
for the China trade was booming, for the want of skins and oils.
This was the first real export, from Australian soils.

With prices high...Read More
Categories: advances, history,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member Spilt Scenery
Spilt Scenery

Moon bunts as a saffron sun advances o'er a horizon,
Spring's dabbled hues tender hearts a growthful bounty, 
Love sprung amidst the fluttering of its emerald leaves,
High upon mounds beneath an affectionate bluish peak,
Cascading conduit spews of embracing inclined surrender,
Drench...Read More
Categories: advances, beautiful, muse, nature,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Sand Art
Sand Art

The measures from sands margin,
Mixed whiffs aching, laced within,
Patterns outline o'er drift wind,
Tendered perceived lucid mind,

Form naught comprise oral words,
Desert relinquished planned girds.
Per element consequence,
Echoes nature importance,

All-caused and effects pronounce,
Ere sand declared wind renounce,
Cast gifts of puff, enhances,
Outside, sand...Read More
Categories: advances, art, muse, wind,
Form: Jueju
Premium Member Whatever Weekend
Whatever Weekend

Being humble common pathways ere,
I ought traveled nearby that lea,
Past the margin of my home there,
Where the daffodils fickle sprightly,

As I shared the natural trail lead,
General impressions befall o'er sunlit,
E'er lighthearted to the bird's melodies,
I travailed the character of...Read More
Categories: advances, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Stop waiting for another Mandela
The whole truth has be illuminated by history
Without learning from the past there’s no victory
We don’t need another 27 years on Robben Island
We don’t need fingerprints of foreign hands
Enough blood has been stained on our flags
When Africa advances wars and...Read More
Categories: advances, africa, confidence, conflict, corruption, courage, desire, freedom,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Love missed
O lonely blue moon, smile a bit for me.
I just wander here and there aimlessly.
Come dear wan moon, shine brightly so I'll see,
Search for my dear one to love faithfully.

I just wander here and there aimlessly.
She would not tolerate my...Read More
Categories: advances, missing you,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member PEN OF INSPIRATION







Charmed,
by the pen of inspiration,
the
blank sheet of paper,
could
no longer resist poetry's advances
and
gave in to the temptation
by
letting poem's words be written
on
its immaculate face
thus
transforming itself 
from 
an insignificant unknown page
into
an important renowned 
manuscript!







© Demetrios Trifiatis
    01 February 2020
 

...Read More
Categories: advances, poems, poetry, poets,
Form: Personification
As Poet Advances Natal Occasion
S-cribe
H-appily
I-nspires
E-xcited
L-ady
A-s

P-oet
A-dvances
N-atal
O-ccasion

Topic: Birthday of Shiela Pano (January 16) 
Form: Vertical Monocrostic...Read More
Categories: advances, birthday,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Exploration
I once heard said that the ocean...was the least explored place on earth.
It's a place teaming with life...just out beyond the surf.
With the help of airplanes and science...with the help of satellites and man.
Unlike the depths of the ocean...we can...Read More
Categories: advances, encouraging, faith,
Form: Rhyme
The Complexity Of Life
The Complexity Of Human Life.

In my view,one cannot wholly understand the other no matter how much of friends they are.
Even relatives can't in any way arrive at this about each other.
Not even someone with whom you have shared a bed...Read More
Categories: advances, life,
Form: I do not know?



Premium Member Agoraphobia


KJV   John 8:32  "And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free."

I mistook my pain for a summer's eve,
For this is what loneliness does to me,
Adrift on an orchid sweet stern petal,
It is...Read More
Categories: advances, anxiety, character, encouraging, inspirational, motivation, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SOMETHING OLD FRIENDS KNOW
It is a universal truth that time moves onward…hour by hour…day by day 
flowing in but one direction…stopping for no one along the way.

The time that’s measured by our clocks marches forward…absolutely
The time that ages our bodies…advances resolutely.

But there is...Read More
Categories: advances, friend, friendship,
Form: Verse
Premium Member The Game
He sits again to play a game
Set apart to make his mark
A pen in hand his prospects dark
At daybreak driving forward

Filled with youth, a strapping lad
Like his peers aspired to greatness
Elusive fame like shadows
Plays peek-a-boo, a childish game

Burn the hours...Read More
Categories: advances, adventure, age, career, education, life,
Form: Free verse
TRUTH-ANCHORED
Anchored by God’s truth,* great faith shines along heavenly wisdom

Braced upon the Lord’s strength, gracious hope assures glowing freedom

Cherished through Christ’s care, generous love advances heavenly kingdom.

*John 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the...Read More
Categories: advances, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Tristich
Premium Member Any Progress
Is there no more we must achieve,
Have we at last fulfilled our goals?
Can we stand back now and believe
We are content and happy souls?

I hope advances have been made
In which the heart may rule the head,
That those who are in...Read More
Categories: advances, death, giving, happy, heart,
Form: Rispetto
The All-purpose Bay Leaf

The bay leaf is an essential
ingredient in many recipes
that require a subtle flavor
to make it special, as in
soups and stews that need
a little help to boost the taste.
It was even used to crown
the head of winning athletes
in ancient games of...Read More
Categories: advances, food,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Gloating Remotely
Of all technological advances
That have occurred during recent decades,
The invention I think most enhances,
And is the pick of electronic aids,
Is that modest but marvellous device
That has starred in a most important role,
And is sufficiently cheap at the price:
Hand-Held Heaven, TVs'...Read More
Categories: advances, america, appreciation, image, leadership, miracle, thanks,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Enter sword depart slain
(1) Approaching with calculated strike, my psyche your aim; you anticipate my demise.
(2) With kind-hearted souls, vulnerability is oft misjudged. Frailty the frock we wear…?
(3) You presume pure passion and palpable tenderness portray a sappy sweetheart. Rather, love’s
(4) blaze ought...Read More
Categories: advances, conflict, courage, fate,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Just Friends
Just Friends 
(friendly advances…gone wrong.)

Happy is a great way to be. 
Being saved is so true. 
It lifts the heart, 
and makes one want to sing, 
and makes others think
you are crazy. 

When saying things, 
“Hello”, 
“Goodbye”, 
“How are you...Read More
Categories: advances, abuse, anti bullying, anxiety, appreciation, atheist, friend,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Will Computers Become Self-Aware


Don't believe computers will ever become self-aware
With all the advances in technology, we'll never be there
Humans have an advantage
A function our brain has implanted
 Can't predict the future, also logic we won't share




...Read More
Categories: advances, computer,
Form: Limerick
Sentinel's Watch
He wouldn’t give me the time of day
if his watch was on fire –
the one I’d started running for.

I’d go seriatim on the trail
while speculating about
traversing more
uneven terrain still
just to catch a glimpse of him.

Anyway…

Once I settled
into a pace he...Read More
Categories: advances, leaving, moving on,
Form: Free verse
Together Until the End
We met when I was just thirteen.
You found me there—
Alone in the cold, numbing blizzard
They clung to each other for warmth
But you found me there—
Trembling and weak from the cold,
And you clung to me. 

Your advances unsettled me at first.
Why...Read More
Categories: advances, death, depression, loneliness, mental illness, suicide,
Form: Free verse
Before The Gates Of Alahsar - Version - 2 - 10
All factors begin to come together,
deep within this song of Alahsar,
The Dark Man and Turvehr,
they are come upon the earth,
the storm begins to dissipate, 
the sky becoming light,
a mother calls no more,
the thunder is gone,
silence is ever deafening.
Turvehr's wings outstretched,...Read More
Categories: advances, dark, death, dream, fantasy, light, love, war,
Form: Epic
Round River
The river is blue, the sky is brown, the land is redand the people gray.
It's all back to front! Am I colour blind or is a new reality here?
There are no instructions only my wits.
Blame my cousin or the Devil...Read More
Categories: advances, imagination, nature, surreal,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member As History's Made
In the heat of the action
   shots ringing out
When the battle is pitched
   'midst cries and shouts

As history's made
   and heroes emerge
Retreats and advances
   tides turn and surge

Now's no time for fleeting
...Read More
Categories: advances, hero, history, remember,
Form: Rhyme