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As The Case May Be Poems

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Premium Member Best of both worlds
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Today is—juicy, 
With of course (no-mismatch) pics: 
…nine foreign femme fatales…
…in this steamy photo…
…so and so dares….
…so and so shares…
…so and so bares…
…so and so between Romeo and Orlando…
…so and so goes...Read More
Categories: as the case may be, satire,
Form: Free verse



BEAUTY
  ~~~~ BEAUTY ~~~~           

The dirt holds firm for roots of grass
Yet worms and bugs can wiggle through
Their dark secret world en masse
To dine on this soils' rich brew
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Categories: as the case may be, beauty, bird, flower,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member FEELING BLUE
I was feeling blue tonight.
Remembering the pain 
of you leaving again.
When our children blamed me.

Blue is my favourite colour.
Light blue especially. Reminding
me of clear summer skies.
And warm goodbyes.

Navy blue of night, stars bright.
Moon reflected on still water.
Skinny dips and deep...Read More
Categories: as the case may be, abuse, blue, emotions,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Final Days 2-15-02, 8:00 AM
Well, Pop is resting now.

He didn’t get to go home on Thursday. The Oncologist 
wanted him to have either Hospice or Home Health Care.
                ...Read More
Categories: as the case may be, dad, death,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Cut
A country yearns industry
from assiduous minds revolutionary,
cities conceived with mind set and skill
yet lay insipid in the body of Britannia
those in need of life’s blood,
akin to human organs
served only; by arterial veins.

The first sod to lift an unfolding nation
the first...Read More
Categories: as the case may be, inspirational, memorial,
Form: Free verse



Oscar Night
I’ve seen the Golden Globe awards,
The People’s Choice, the SAG,
Which lets us know, for Oscar night,
Which prize is in the bag.

The only one real obvious,
Consensus is a factor,
Is Lincoln’s star, Day-Lewis,
Who’s a shoo-in for best actor.

The rest are up for...Read More
Categories: as the case may be, art,
Form: Rhyme
The Elders Speak
The elders speak in timeless tones to reconcile the past,
And offer truths from which we choose to fill the roles we're cast.
But though the sage will muse how well the truths can guide our way,
So few will heed and recognize...Read More
Categories: as the case may be, education, history, on writing and words
Form: Quatrain