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Best Acquiescent Poems

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Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 7
I…breathe again…
Meditating on flowers of my pasture, plucked with my eyes,
Resting…open, like buds blooming, and resting…

“Take me…” he said weakly, so softly in my ear…


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Categories: acquiescent, abuse, adventure, allusion, anger,
Form: Free verse

Mother's Giving Nature
Mother’s Giving Nature

At the dawning of the day
Layered greens flashed through gold
The folds in Mother’s skirts 
Every creature does behold
Her mass sparkling blue 
Above as...

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Categories: acquiescent, earth, nature,
Form: Free verse
The Barred Spiral
Tilted nipple, lend
Your acquiescent ballast
To rotate earths breast

Referring to the “Milky Way”
*Inspired by Raul Moreno's  
Nature's Best Contest

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Categories: acquiescent, nature
Form: Haiku
Vanished Egos
The clouds pass silently above
On their way to infinity;
Sojourners drifting in the sky;
Compliantly acquiescent
to whims of dominating winds.
Our paths to perpetuity
are like those hovering above:

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Categories: acquiescent, character,
Form: Verse
Shadow's Passion
Shadow’s Passion
            by Odin Roark

A child’s imagination holds light’s oft guised presence in wonder,

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: acquiescent, imagination,
Form: Free verse

Familial Shadows
Dullness settles sharply, without warning;
The words are gone, as if they'd never been.
There is but acquiescent pain at the loss.
It is left now to wait

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© deb radke  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: acquiescent, loss
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Violent Prayers
I have cried those violent prayers
hurled them, venom filled, cursing
all the powers that be - but aren’t.
Seething in the roiling pit of rage
alone amid the...

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Categories: acquiescent, prayer, riddle,
Form: Free verse
Glory Be

Glory Be

So long live the acquiescent queen
Even if she should have a ruptured spleen
And down to her end up having to bow
But first someway I...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: acquiescent, nonsense, nostalgia, , cute,
Form: Couplet
Personal Demon
Prowling the darkest terrain of my mind,
He hunts for an aperture to govern me.
He wants only to cause turmoil and suffering,
My own personal Demon...

His talons...

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Categories: acquiescent, imagination
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Chimera World-'Midnight Moon'
Midnight Moon

You are the acquiescent angel of my humble heart
A megalithic mosaic gladiolus garden of amalgamate art
Oh midnight moon you illuminate my glittering gaze
Thru clustered...

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Categories: acquiescent, angel, appreciation, love, moon,
Form: Rhyme
In The Autumn of My Years

Memories linger melancholy
as I approach the bridge 
to the Gardens de Sol.


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Categories: acquiescent, depression, introspection, life, lost
Form: Free verse

events in life happen 
within the sequence of 
but in their significance
find a unique
an acquiescent awareness
a special soul-mate
that very rarely leaves our

© September 2013—Kim van...

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Categories: acquiescent, lost love, memory,
Form: Free verse
None keeps its inventory
But it creeps into a story
A story of a modern society
Which is plural in nature;
Partly of a rural nurture
Partly of an urban...

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Categories: acquiescent, africa, betrayal, community, conflict,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Birds of Wood
Vague contours
your back seen against the evening glow
sliding sun in the window. 
Silent statue of indifference. 
Mute defense against my desperation

Anxious words try to enter...

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Categories: acquiescent, love hurts, pain, relationship,
Form: Free verse
One Year
31,536,000 seconds and we age one year,
Time never to be replaced,
Things we did and did not do,
All the happiness and all the fear.

525,600 minutes and...

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Categories: acquiescent, age, hope, life, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Chapbook Editing
To enhance our book’s creation,
we sought your permission
for your poem’s transformation
to a condensed composition.

Not entirely acquiescent
to our last minute request;
you gave your consent
with tongue-in-cheek protest.


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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: acquiescent, emotions, poems, writing,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member January

Joyful bells and pyrotechnics greet the year
Acclamations of the turning of a page
Now we look to future hopes with banished fear 
Under brightening days new...

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Categories: acquiescent, seasons,
Form: Acrostic
1.What world recompenses rain?
Kind unexpects nothing.	
2.Earned wealth is to 
help the deserving.	
3.Rare to find anywhere 
as helping acquiescent.
4.Gracious befitting alone lives
others classed dead.
5.Wealth of befitting...

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Categories: acquiescent, visionary,
Form: Couplet
i dont wanna be passive
awaiting interpersonal subsequent situation 
     aye tend to get ants
see when in the midst awaiting 

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Categories: acquiescent, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse
Four Dimensional Elements
Four Dimensional Elements



Land by soil to
Dancing stone
Treads its path to water
Kisses the feet of



Fragrance clouded
And plumed pillars of
Breathing Earths
Seething repentance
In rain



The flippant leaves
Acquiescent flow...

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Categories: acquiescent, nature
Form: Free verse
Trenchant Recalcitrant Poet Welcomes Animadversion
(alternately titled: aery diction galloped jocosely)

Abbreviation asper "FAKE"
abdication (wishful thinking),
an aberration Trump accepted
abjuration (or alternative) i.e.
ablation, thee apprenticed

president, would never forsake
abnegation (sooner his cold,
dead paws...

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Categories: acquiescent, 12th grade, fate, goodbye,
Form: Free verse
Unite To Peacefully Overthrow Trump Administration part II
oft times brutal not so short, 
but nasty acknowledgement, 
(this anonymous, conscientious, efficacious...
frivolous gent writhes at bloody history), 
yet mindful premeditated how to be worthy,...

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Categories: acquiescent, abuse, anger, animal, bullying,
Form: Political Verse

Those who tell us to be NICE
they shout their PC gospel
in your face
while admonishing you for
your rebuttal
They accost each other
like third graders
left alone in the

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Categories: acquiescent, confusion, political, voice,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Draw Me a World

..........Draw Me a World......

Draw me a world with God at its core.
Undaunted to be learned in classical

Draw me a world where a man knows
he and...

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Categories: acquiescent, god, inspiration, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member DOUBLE TALK

Idle sit the swords in bloodied rust
old glories faded in the long dull blades
lie about cold beauty's savage lives
masked within the scars of victors songs.


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Categories: acquiescent, future, peace, war,
Form: Blank verse