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Best Boils Down To Poems

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What It All Boils Down To
Pot boiling over.
Steamy heat. Pulsing bubbles.
Boils down to nothing...

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Categories: boils down to, allegory, angst, confusion, sorrow,



Tadhana
I may never know what exactly happened,
but I think I know the why of it

Tadhana…Fate…Destiny…Kismet…

Put it in so many words,
but it all boils down to...

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Categories: boils down to, inspirational, life, loveday,

Premium Member 'A Thousand Steps'

A thousand steps in between 
who I was and who I am now 
do I wonder about the detours? 
do I wish I took the...

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Categories: boils down to, introspection, lifejourney, life, time,

Premium Member Cubozoa, Cnidarian Invertebrates
Cubozoa, cnidarian invertebrates
Not the jelly you would put on a plate

This cubed shaped medusae, so potent they are
Once stung you will never move far

Their venom...

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Categories: boils down to, nature

Am I Turning into a Lizard Serial Killer
Hmmm, where do I start? With deep sighs, I am sighing right now.
I just finished burying 2 lizards, and my heart is heavy...

Let me back...

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Categories: boils down to, angst, animal, how i

Premium Member 'Life didn't break me

They said there will be days like this 
Where my heart refuse to beat 
Or my feet refuse to move 
I came too far
To want...

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Categories: boils down to, introspection, life,

Those Thoughts (extended version)
Nightmares, shame, and despair---
You don't go anywhere.
All alone in your mind
even with someone by your side.

You think, "Why can't everyone just leave me alone?"
You thought...

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Categories: boils down to, childhood, confusion, depression, faith,

ISLAND HOPPING
ISLAND HOPPING
by

JOHN M. ARRIBAS


My first day of community service at Glen Oaks
Assigned to spend time with a few elderly folks
Spotted an old gentleman staring out...

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Categories: boils down to, war, world war ii,

Premium Member ATTITUDE
How we choose to live our life
And treat others 
Good or bad
Happy or sad
All boils down to
Attitude.

For attitude is important
If you want to get on...

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© Peter Dome  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: boils down to, appreciation, character,

Premium Member 'Float'

The core of you 
Does not float like you think it does
It is anchored in what you believe 
You sometimes don’t fathom all of you...

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Categories: boils down to, life,

I Saw Jesus in My Coffee this Morning
I heard it percolating and I just knew it would be a most special cup

Every morning I anticipatedly go and wash out my old cup...

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Categories: boils down to, adventure, best friend, devotion,

Premium Member Day In, Day Out Faith

As far as Jesus is concerned
Authentic faith
Meaning day-in
Day-out intimacy with Him

Isn’t it difficult to understand
But frequently difficult to do
Faith is in a nutshell
Do not be...

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Categories: boils down to, christian, devotion, god, religion,

Ouote of the Day from Mae
Tried abstaining but my morals shifted
I observed that my curves were God-gifted
Hey, it ain't that complex
It all boils down to sex
I used to be Snow...

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Categories: boils down to, people, snow, snow,

HAPPINESS IS A DECISION
HAPPINESS IS A DECISION  

I am happy to be alive—or am I?
I embrace each new morning… or do I?
I take in the sun, sky,...

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Categories: boils down to, introspection,

Premium Member BARELY TWELVE

Never expected to find you
So much I wanted to tell you
Actually boils down to a warm thank you
Your glowing smile I can still picture
Still remember...

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Categories: boils down to, 5th grade, angel, childhood,

Premium Member 'This heart don't beat for you anymore'
It might look convincing 
But I just don’t feel it anymore
When people talk about it
I don’t feel it anymore
The rhythmic blows don’t hit home
The sounds...

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Categories: boils down to, musicheart, heart, sorry,

Best Sentences
My father in law died with a pen in his hand.
His heart crossed that last line of time. He was at the dining room table...

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© TS Lewis  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: boils down to, absence, eulogy, father, graduation,

Premium Member Anomie
Should we invite the neighbors over for dinner?
Their politics so different from ours.
All the more reason. Combat anomie!
He's worried the town's losing population
but opposes immigration....

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Categories: boils down to, conflict, faith, fire, house,

' Why Do We Believe ? ... '
… Oh, Why Do We Believe ? …
… Because Real Legends, Never Leave
A Mistaken Myth, May Be Reality
Or Was It Just A Folklore Legacy

Is A...

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Categories: boils down to, devotion, faith, history, hope,

Pretend Friend
I would prefer an enemy to be my friend
Than having a friend who is only pretend
You’ve been caught in several lies
From what I’ve seen with...

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Categories: boils down to, friendship, life, lost love,

Poker Night
The house is full of Kings and Queens.
For each other thrive on whats unseen.
While each of them believe their aces.
It boils down to stories on...

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Categories: boils down to, friendship, fun, games,

The Funky Train 2
  The nation is very rich indeed
 But,
 Wounded out of loss direction;
 Wounded out of lack of ambition,
 Weeping out of lack of...

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Categories: boils down to, urbanloss, cry, loss,

GURU
Listen in,

I, hear in rhythm, speak in rhyme, 
watch my words reverberate through space and time,
a 5th dimensional element,
the existentially elegant. One. 
The harvest of...

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Categories: boils down to, bible, black african american,

material girl
Her materialism 
can not fade my material
what it boils down to
is heart measures people
soul should be ones
soul possession
everything else 
considered a blesin'
so next time you...

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Categories: boils down to, people

Premium Member Peepers


Next Monday I get my peepers checked
Certainly couldn't be better timing
Bumping into walls, wearing Cathie's sciveys
For my 20-20 vision I'm pining

Fed our bird Tweety a...

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Categories: boils down to, silly,