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Premium Member A Long Loud Sigh
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but a stranger it moves in,...

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Categories: busy, introspection, drug,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member MY GARDEN
My garden is such a colourful sight,
with pretty roses and scented sweet peas.
An abundance of blooms, what pure delight!

Beautiful butterflies gently alight
on flowers dancing on...

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Categories: busy, beauty, butterfly, flower, garden, nature, senses,
Form: Villanelle
Premium Member Ungrateful child
I woke up that day with tears in my eyes,
after I heard about your father's demise.
Guess you've never understood,
the point of being his blood.

I remember...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: busy, anger, death, death of a friend,
Form: Rhyme
Don't Bother Me
Don't bother me with conformity
don't bother me today-
with things I should (or shouldn't) do
or what I shouldn't say!

Don't bother me with conformity
my house is not...

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Categories: busy, community, funny, how i feel, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Do Not Grieve Your Muse
              (For My Younger Self)

You have forgotten your muse.
You neglected her, in...

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© KP Nunez  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: busy, introspection, life, poetry, youth,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member The Gift of Poetry
A poet enters a private sanctuary,
A sacred place where the imagination
Dwells with a mélange of emotions
Conceived by aesthetic beauty,
Often divine and esoteric in nature;
That comprehensive...

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Categories: busy, art, poetry, uplifting, integrity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Crow's Command

I be a common salty once, no captain's bars, did bear,
Yet blessed was I to venture where few a skipper dared.

   From steadfast...

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Categories: busy, adventure, courage, history, imagery, journey, sea,
Form: Rhyme
A Near-to- death State Of Mind
He lies, warm and straight; unmoving.
Free from pain in his transitionary world;
safe within a love that shared his body and mind.
Without her altruistic and unyielding...

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Categories: busy, goodbye,
Form: Narrative
(This theme coincidentally matched up with another contest I recently
entered, so I revised my sonnet and then PD graciously extended this
idea of a day of...

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Categories: busy, nature, silence,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member On My Mother Passing


i wanted to keep my mother physically with me
but it would be like trying to hold the sun
like in life she still...

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Categories: busy, cheer up, mother, mother son,
Form: Narrative
The Bard of Gort
Springing free from glistening 
The summers heat leaps for 
Whilst drifting obscurely far
A distant lark now hangs in 

Floats down his sweet trill,
Accompanied by...

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Categories: busy, memory,
Form: Rhyme
My Song
~Not Like Me~ 

When you were first put into my arms, 
I begged God, to make you nothing like me 
For my sins, ask for...

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Categories: busy, betrayal, conflict, depression, emotions, hurt, love
Form: Free verse
The Old House
Seven generations walked through your door,
Which stood so strong and always welcomed in.
You said goodbye when boys headed to war,
Two soldiers lost to battles they...

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Categories: busy, childhood, family, house, memory, old,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
hahahahaha i have no idea what to title this
help mrs. muse is gone and my mind is shooting blanks 
my friend called inspiration is trying to walk the plank 

motivation just married mr...

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Categories: busy, introspection, friend, friend, high school,
Form: Rhyme
It's so dark outside, my eyes can't distinguish where sand meets water. Somehow, dusk has come and gone, plunging the evening into darkness. 

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Categories: busy, love, nature, me, light, light, me,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member D-Day in Malta:::co-write
We met in Valletta city on a fine November day
Introductions...hugs and kisses; we got talking straight away.
All agreed to go sight-seeing – architecture , harbour...

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Categories: busy, fun,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member - I Died A Little Inside - A Sad Bluebell Story -

A windswept bluebell I am
even though the sun is high in the sky
The wind ruffled the hair
my skin would slowly freeze like mosaic
Want to paint...

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Categories: busy, blue, cancer, death, emotions, farewell,
Form: Free verse
Beyond expression
She: I have no one to shower love upon me. 
He: "I" love you 
She: You are a busy man. You don't have time for...

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Categories: busy, love,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member When In Love's Immense Depths, You Are Truly Cherished - a collaboration with Robert Lindley

Mystical web spun memories of our sweet nights,
love began under stars and brightest of moonlights.
Hold onto that image, its joyous dreaming dreams;
fiery echoes, night trysts...

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Categories: busy, fate, lost love, memory, passion, soulmate,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member Please, May I Walk Into Your Paradise With You - A collaboration with Susan Ashley
Please, May I Walk Into Your Paradise With You - A collaboration with  Susan Ashley
Please, may I walk into your paradise with you

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Categories: busy, art, beautiful, devotion, love, passion, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Wonderfull William
I recognized you in an old photo
taken long before I knew you
You were among the ancient ones
The ones on whom you depended
You were brother, son,...

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Categories: busy, birthday, celebration,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Lingering Of Longing And Life

'Neath nocturnal bloom
the essence of self
dwindles in a pillowed horizon
twilight dies a whisper -
your voice in my ear…

the pale goddess rises
mothering angel’s tears
tending till dawn...

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Categories: busy, appreciation, beauty, life, longing, love, night,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member From Dawn's Spirited Breath, See Red, Red Rose
From Dawn's Spirited Breath, See Red, Red Rose

When Summer rose meets dawning's sweetest hush
Sun comes to bequeath its dawn bathing rays
Red beauty gleaming, rose stills...

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Categories: busy, beautiful, beauty, flower, garden, rose, roses
Form: Sonnet
Just Yesterday
Just yesterday
I was crying
Leaving home for the 1st grade
7th, 10th, 12th
Just yesterday
I threw that cap in the air
Bright eyed
Facing the world

Wow, who is that girl

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Categories: busy, age, life,
Form: Free verse
I saw a burial with a bugler playing taps;
I turned to my father, “what happened?” I asked.
He clutched my hand and with a quiver in...

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© Ed Coet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: busy, death, father, inspirational, loss, lost love,
Form: Rhyme