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Basilicas Poems

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Premium Member Sailing Somewhere
I was placed in my boat of reed,
And placed in a river run smoothed.
I drifted past Moses’ landing place,
Nestled amongst the rushes,
Past Peter’s boat and fishing nets,
Past reformed basilicas and black minarets,
And factories of manufactured creeds and needs.
All, whose only...Read More
Categories: basilicas, bible, religion,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member My Credentials
Chorus x 2
It’s okay if my ego wears jacket
it’s nice if my resume plays drums
I’m endowed, dazzling and full
so let the world know my hands are a major part
of those holding  it.

1. A personality that is a well powered...Read More
Categories: basilicas, god, gospel, i am, identity, image, pride,
Form: Lyric
Saint Peter's Ants
They couldn't have chosen a nest-bed more complex, or vaster. 
I lauded their industry (toiling through Sunday, no qualms!), 
and almost felt guilty for loitering by their pilaster. 
My wife was the hold-up. Those scanty straps were a disaster, 
her...Read More
Categories: basilicas, life,
Form: Cinquain
Premium Member Idols

grand basilicas 
built to papal false idols
of graven image...
to apostate relics from
pagan Rome and Babylon!

  ...Read More
Categories: basilicas, how i feel,
Form: Tanka