Asp Poems - Below
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POEtry Categories: asp, muse, Form: I do not know?
i used as
works for my
beer and as
to it day
that i had
being buried alive
but not even
in a coffin but
in floor boards or
in mortared walls all
be it still sealed
sonnet - to love a specter Categories: asp, analogy, crush, i love you, imagery, love, Form: Sonnet
To kiss so lovingly the morning mist
And watch intently shadows of the flame
To know the way the moon and the sun kissed
Is to meet the eyes of he with no name
And see within those worlds a fervent need
For souls, false...Read More
man unkind Categories: asp, obituary, Form: Free verse
Dusty books of wisdom
prayer wheel not spinning
retreating from one another
stars shedding their satin skin
maelstroms of unbridled egos
the asp kisses the sleeping eagle
oil slicing the throat of the people
the people await the hand of the son
who says you haven't...Read More
Tales of Idolatry Categories: asp, allusion, Form: Dramatic Verse
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
the happy asp Categories: asp, life, Form: Rhyme
truth is a mouthful of blood -spit upon a persian rug
a kick to the balls in the middle of the sweetest dream
karma doesn't stop chewing until the souls licked clean
and what of our far off god -that mysterious golden being,
Draft Horse in the Furnace Categories: asp, life, loss, Form: Free verse
Most pain comes from something we've lost
like a life or a love- or a favorite dog
how to deal with the harshness of ghosts,
we plow on
we must plow on.
Will you crawl to a cave and wither away
or sit in the...Read More
That Final Thing Categories: asp, inspirational, Form: Rhyme
the spirit flies
the mood decries
no courses rowed
all time disowned
the map refolds
a world untold
the critics gasp
Last Pharaoh of Egypt Categories: asp, betrayal, conflict, power, relationship, sad, suicide, woman, Form: Clerihew
Cleopatra, the last Pharaoh of Egypt,
could have had Caesar or Anthony as a co-regent,
but rather than putting such power in either man's clasp,
she put leadership decisions in the grasp of an asp.
January 25, 2019
Andrea Dietrich - Educate Me With Humor...Read More
Cleopatra and Mark Antony Categories: asp, devotion, history, love, suicide, Form: Clerihew
Cleopatra and Mark Antony
Cleopatra fell in love with Mark Antony
She became ruler of Egypt by Antony's decree.
Forced to flee Egypt, her rumored suicide plan...
She let an asp kill her over the loss of her man.
Antony so beguiled by...Read More
the rag in the hare Categories: asp, evil, Form: Rhyme
He's always lived in a dark crag called himself
wooing hearts then rubbing them for a shag
he wears a sable robe, but he's a dirty little rag.
Wherever he goes, there'll be a trail of misery
a clown juggling asp...Read More
Cleopatra my queen Categories: asp, abortion, abuse, addiction, adventure, age, allah, allegory, Form: Abecedarian
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
Letter to Ronald Hull on his comment on Diary Notes: Lament at Dawn Categories: asp, conflict, immigration, paris, political, race, writing, Form: Free verse
LETTER to RON" Diary Notes : Lament at Dawn - A Year Ago Yet Now No Change "
Reviewed by Ronald Hull
"Quite a lament! The state of Paris at dawn. Just the thought of sewage seeping down through the walls gives...Read More
Asp Categories: asp, animal, Form: Haiku
most ancient viper
death kiss in slow movement on
Wise, Asp Categories: asp, analogy, animal, beauty, metaphor, wisdom, woman, Form: Free verse
What is this?
Spit at me, will you??
Hiss and spit and rattle your tail?!?
Be my guest, oh Great Coiled One ...
You are king, after all, and I but a fool!
But THIS jester has dealt with your kind before ...
Oh, yes, and...Read More
asp Categories: asp, animal, Form: Haiku
as we spy a snake
sliding on Sahara sand . . .
picnic at sunset
May 6, 2018...Read More
Asp Categories: asp, art, Form: Free verse
It's too late in the day to tell you of asps;
it's time for an afternoon nap.
The taxes are all filed, and on their way
by certified post from the c.p.a.
The afternoon is lazy;
the sun is just beginning to feel its...Read More
asp Categories: asp, analogy, Form: Free verse
ABILITLY ABSTRACTLY ABSORBED, ABRIDGED , ABOUNDED AND ACCEPTED
SKYWAY SCRIBES SECRETLY SIEZED SIZED, SEMINATED, SILENTLY SUBTERFUGED
PRODDED PAGANIZATION, PALMEISTED, PROFFERED, PARANORMAL PROTECTION...Read More
Blue Nile In Her Veins Categories: asp, death, kiss, Form: Rhyme
BLUE NILE IN HER VEINS
At the edge of the great Sahara
In the antique brown sands slithers
The Asp, a species of Egyptian cobra,
Prize catch for the snake charmers.
In the golden times of the Pharaoh
The venomous snake, an instant killer
Enjoyed a special...Read More
Asp Categories: asp, humorous, word play, words, Form: Light Verse
A-s-p are three high-functioning letters
And while I imagine that some might do better
Here are some ways to bring them together
At the start of a word we have aspirin and asparagus
Not to mention aspartame, aspects, and aspersions
Then there's aspire,...Read More
Asp Categories: asp, death, Form: Tanka
Charmion's hand trembles
The snake is enticed to kill
Asp slithers down her body
And in deep embrace they sleep.
Asp - Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Anthony Slausen
03rd May, 2018...Read More
ASP Categories: asp, 12th grade, appreciation, Form: Tanka
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Once An Asp Categories: asp, evil, Form: Monoku
A small slithering
Poison bites on prey
AWAYS AN ASP
May 5, 2018
Asp Contest by Anthony Slausen
The Asp Categories: asp, dark, nature, Form: Free verse
Beware the perils of the golden asp
whose world is of dust and death
he moves as smoothly as satin
and is as deadly as anthrax.
How he writhes upon his belly
intent on catching his victim
ever searching, ever hunting
preditory, with pure...Read More
You're An Asp Categories: asp, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th Form: Free verse
Do not be an asp!
I say to my husband.
Putting him immediately into argument-ive mode.
Asp, I said Asp I shriek with glee
As he heads toward me
With a super angry face, to dismount and unload.
He stops at the couch.
Asp like...Read More
The Garden Categories: asp, garden, god, humanity, sorrow, tree, Form: Pantoum
Eve ate the sweet, Forbidden Fruit
Almighty God forbade her to.
That asp, the Devil, was the root;
had caused mankind's corrupt debut.
Almighty God forbade her to;