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Best Adornment Poems

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Premium Member Hair
We've always been obsessed with hair
Ponytails or long and flowing
Medusa's hair would turn you to stone
If you gazed on it, no joking

In the 60s a...

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Categories: adornment, funny,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member ORIGINS
ORIGINS

Winter’s shroud
Urges meditation
Adornment so scant    only
Heaven’s light to cheer the lonely

In springtime though
Peeping buds awaken
Tiny origins thrust
Ease one’s contemplation

Tulips germinate
Sans nature’s later...

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Categories: adornment, winter,
Form: Free verse
MOTHER EARTH

There is a flawless planet that abounds with diverse life, 
Where humans live in unity, free from hate and strife.
The oceans, lands and rivers are...

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Categories: adornment, earth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Halloween birthday Tanka
Oh Halloween babe
born under October's moon
weave with forlornment
your bewitching adornment
of a harvest leaf festoon.

Faces in pumpkins
awake memories of when
the children were young;
and "Trick-or-Treat!" rung
the holiday...

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Categories: adornment, holiday, nostalgia, time, halloween,
Form: Tanka
Premium Member In A Melting World
The Inuit call the Narwhal the one that points to the sky,
            Because of...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adornment, animal, fish, nature, water,
Form: Verse



My Beloved
 The sweet bells hung upon the soft woven air
The streams in recite and the cold plucked tear
From your pure brown eyes, softly as you...

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Categories: adornment, imagery, romantic,
Form: Rhyme
La Belle et La Bête (Beauty and the Beast)
The sweet neck of her life came adorned with dazzling jewels of the ages;
jewels imbued with holy virtues, long before she was born.
She rose, alone,...

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Categories: adornment, allegoryprayer, sea, life, passion,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Hoosier Hoopla!
O'er the undulating prairie where grows soy beans and corn,
Generations of premier basketball players have been born.
The Hoosier State of Indiana, where budding talent is...

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Categories: adornment, sportsbasketball,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sweet Half and Half
Behind my house, sweet Pretty beckons me
with leafy swaying arms, and I succumb.
I go to where she stands and hear a hum.
Examining the heart of...

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Categories: adornment, nature, sweet, sweet,
Form: Italian Sonnet
Premium Member Will Renewal Come
Will Renewal Come?

With the peel of dying cells,
heart breaking November cedes
its ruddy blush to serious ground.

Trees’ loosing to fertile fodder,
they say, will soon enough spill...

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Categories: adornment, death,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Halo To Horns
halo
shiny, lustrous
gleaming, shimmering, glowing
adornment, antler, spike, point
intimidating, troubling, scaring
pointy, devilish
horns  

Sponsor: Dr. Ram Mehta
Contest:Diamente
October 24, 2013...

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Categories: adornment, people,
Form: Diamante
Dream You
When I saw you standing at my door that night
I didn’t know what to think, or say, or do
I just stood there in awe and...

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Categories: adornment, desire, dream, feelings, firework,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Coplas on Wine by Nicanor Parra, Translated by T Wignesan
Coplas on Wine

( here, the famous AntiPoetic Chilean Poet Nicanor Parra, b. 1914, uses the more popular form of the « copla » genre that...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adornment, celebration, passion, poetry, song,
Form: Quatrain
On the Bus
Every week day, same time, same bus, he is there, and I’m careful not to stare
But I can’t take my eyes off his curly shoulder...

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Categories: adornment, hope, life, love, urdu,
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member Krishna's Advice to Arjuna - Part Two
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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adornment, religion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Kitty Cat and Christmas Tree
 Kitty  Cat and Christmas Tree
Kitty, Kitty

Kitty, Kitty

Oh sweet,  snuggly,  cuddly,  pretty bundle of joy

Full of mischief that gets you into...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adornment, cat, christmas, tree,
Form: Free verse
My Beautiful One
You’re an enduring eclipse of quotidian winsomeness, 
Existing in front of all others, compelling the aforesaid into your shadow: 
My Beautiful One… 
Surpassing their talent...

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Categories: adornment, beauty, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
When Autumn Comes
When Autumn comes and visits me
And Summers end I can foresee
Remaining years are on the wane
Cherished days won't come again
My shackles soon set free

Life like...

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Categories: adornment, introspection, seasons, autumn, autumn,
Form: Rondeau
Premium Member Burning Logs
Each flame 
elegantly weaves in waves
flowing up from resources red cinder hot,
similar in warm color
temperature decrees
of beauty as integrity's truth
trust each surrounding flame.

Each flame 
unique...

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Categories: adornment, caregiving, community, creation, health,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Diamond Gem
diamond
natural, hard,    
cut, brilliance, fire
gem, carat, clarity, rarity
points,  value
transparent, blemish, inclusion  
round, emerald
adornment  

Diamonds
purity brilliance of intense fire 
flashes...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adornment, imagery,
Form: Diamante
Rewards of Love
I seek not a robe of glittering pearls and rubies shinning bright
Give me a modest dress only not shorter than my height

A handcuff, a collar...

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Categories: adornment, devotion, hope, life, lost
Form: Ghazal
Premium Member A Magical Halloween Pin
As Halloween approached,
a middle-age redhead,
working in a coffee shop,
boldly wore a spider pin.
It had a massive body
of ruby-colored glass,
and was, in subdued lighting,
as striking as...

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© Carol Mays  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adornment, halloween, magic, mystery, perspective,
Form: Free verse
Three Verses from Hindi Kamayani in English

Hindi lines of the Verse given here in English
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Tp nahin kewal jeevan satya
Karun yah shanik deen avasaad
Taral aakaanshaa se bharaa
So rahaa aashaa kaa  aalhaad.01
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English...

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Categories: adornment, joy, life, nature,
Form: Free verse
Hope On
Like the seasonal snowflakes,
Pain is fairly short-lived and there is joy to relish soon 
Like the summer rain, 
Opportunities in profusion- grasp them accordingly;
Like the...

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Categories: adornment, hope, inspiration,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Ashes to Ashes
From ashes
she rises, 
absolving
cleansing, 
face, hands, feet.
Four months, 
Ten days, 
She mourns.
She weeps.

She clothes herself now
in an adornment of white
bowing privately, 
praying fervently, 
as bitter...

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Categories: adornment, allah, brother, daughter, death,
Form: Free verse