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Best Adriatic Poems

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Premium Member A night in Venice
A night in Venice (in sotto voce)


Moonlight shimmers over the Adriatic sea
Stars dancing on the waves in perfect symmetry
We talk of ancient adventure and gallantry

Masquerading...

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Categories: adriatic, desire, night, passion, romantic,
Form: Terza Rima



The Sublime Dream Of A Wealthy Merchant
O Serenissima,*fabled city 
guarding the bluest lagoon, remain
the Queen of the Adriatic Sea;
on a gondola I glide while
the gondolier sings to luminous stars.

Under bridges of...

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Categories: adriatic, blue, city, dream, history,
Form: Free verse
Waters
Wading in waters
Tainted as Mexico's Gulf
Yet creek bed shallow

Flaling in waters
Murky as an old river
Qualms rising chest high

Drowning in waters
Falling like Niagara
Adriatic deep

Drifting on waters
From...

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Categories: adriatic, funeral
Form: Haiku
Oil Oil Oil
911

West Gaza Strip...

911

Muslim Islam Arab 

911

IRAQ

911

Adriatic Sea

911

Nostradamus

911

Mongols

911

Baghdad

911

0800 IRAN...

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Categories: adriatic, passion,
Form: Light Verse
MY DREAM VACATION: VENICE
I'd like to see Venice,
the city of eternal peace
to which poets and painters flock;
the sunset' hues are impressive at dusk.  


I'd like to ride...

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Categories: adriatic, fantasy, girlfriend-boyfriend, happiness, history,
Form: Rhyme



A NIGHT IN VENICE
Moonlight was the only light to make streaks across
a sky full of suspense which even a thief was afraid of;
and as I dragged you along...

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Categories: adriatic, adventure, love, nostalgia, people,
Form: Quintain (English)
A Poet
In the tower of poems
Singing about everything under the sun
His eyes like the Adriatic sun
He travelled with beauty
And danced with it
Till the end of life
Till...

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Categories: adriatic, life,
Form: Narrative
Erased
Erstwhile his skin was beautiful as an obsidian, with great markings alongside his face, as was the likeness of the Benin people; an imagery so...

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Categories: adriatic, death,
Form: Prose
denominationally love to the known
A cat on a baking tray does not require a lid or a helmet. And driving very fast is good for a fish knife. Laughter...

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Categories: adriatic, baptism,
Form: I do not know?
CREATIVITY GIVEN TO A PEN
Creativity given to a pen
moved by a thoughtful man,
divulges ideas with a steady rhythm...
not minding noises, just writing what pleases him.


Find him dreaming on a...

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Categories: adriatic, creation,
Form: Rhyme
MOMENTS LIVED INTO A SILVER NIGHT...
Spellbound by the shimmering moonlight by the silent lagoon,
the oldest witness to every lover's secrets in enchanted Venice,
whispering soft words, afraid of being stolen by...

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Categories: adriatic, adventure, history, life, love,
Form: Ballad
corrosional clam creates calm
Talismanic turbans trade togas. How great. Short grin large grin. Big beam. And now an elephant in baggy trousers dancing. Peachtree waving. Chutney calling. Tantric...

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Categories: adriatic, angel, anniversary, beautiful,
Form: I do not know?
be with me
Guns and knives,
parties up all night.
Say you have nothing to lose.

Girls in short skirts
who don't care what you're worth.
You only want whats bad for you.

I...

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Categories: adriatic, lovelove,
Form: Ballade
BG
the rain falls hard and the puddles rise deep
your interest in me is faltering steep
I try to make the difference by splitting it in two
but...

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Categories: adriatic, angst, devotion, girlfriend-boyfriend, lost
Form: Couplet
My Book With A Forward
Bored Praying To My Lord

Had been sitting around very bored,
When I started praying to my Lord;
Cutting saws;
A lost cause;
Help me write book with fine forward.

Jim...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adriatic, 1st grade, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick