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Best Call A Spade A Spade Poems

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Call a spade a spade
Call a spade a spade 

Take no chance 
Of intimidation 

Except your right 
dont mean nothing 
To you 

So when you are been 
Moved around...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, abuse, africa, courage, fear,
Form: Epic



Call A Spade A Spade
Straight from the heart, 
Speak truly and frankly; 
However coarse it may be, 
Say it right with sincerity.

A rose by any other name
Still, has sweet...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, life,
Form: Verse
Striving for Political Correctness
Striving for Political Correctness

By Elton Camp

It would just be the end
If by words we do offend.
There’s the devil to be paid
If we call a spade...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: call a spade a spade, funnypeople, people,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member As Raindrops Fall
Walk with me my Love
Beneath the summer sun
And talk with me my Love
Until the evening's done.

Stay with me my Love
Though all my youth be fled
Stay...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, life, love, philosophy, visionary,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Home Rule
Until science can decipher our past 
almost blind to reality in home truths 
they are no more knowledgeable than the rest of us 
as each...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, angel, blessing, love,
Form: Free verse



We Must Strive for Political Correctness
By Elton Camp

It would just be the end
If by words we do offend.

There’s the devil to be paid
If we call a spade a spade.

“Vertically challenged”...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: call a spade a spade, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Spade Ain't A Spade
I'm truthful, whenever there's trouble.

So to call a spade, a spade, is just rubble!

        Therefore, what I'm about...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, funny
Form: Limerick
Pan
It seems we all love a good slam
So this is spurious 
For the clicking Bi-Curious
Slam Furious 
Everything and Everyone 
Is annoying 
To Wrestlers 
Body Slam
God...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, slam,
Form: Free verse
PROCRASTINATION IS A DISEASE
Call a spade a spade 
Leave to cut to blade
So to have a better shape

Ears should hear
Take action and beware 

Procrastination's a 
disease
Grab your copy...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, absence,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Get Rid of the Nine Tenths
Somethings are listed as a bargain
they make it sound so fine
"You can buy this for under thirty bucks"!
Whats the price?  $29.99.

Wow, that's a whole...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, funny
Form: Rhyme
Friendship
Friendship

Id like to tell a tale all about me mates, The ones who restore my sanity. . . Removes all enemies from my gates.
The friends...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, friendship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Great Bedtime Elixir


A giant glass of warmed up milk
A great bedtime elixir
Don't know bout you, all my P-Soup friends
Prefer pie as a bedtime fixer

Now I know I'm...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, humor,
Form: Quatrain
my balls and my words at play
Thoughts are electric that's 4 times gravity... talk about defying the laws! 
How mad is we, right now!? Bet ya not as mad as me,...

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© lee dobson  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: call a spade a spade, life, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Catch Phrase
I knew what I was getting into
when Deb gave me my catch phrase.
It was the last one available
and seemed likely to net prose praise.

I mean...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, life, people
Form: Quatrain
Meaning Betwen the Lines
Careful when you read between the lines, unsaid
Conjecture often just assumed instead
An air of erudition and suspense
Unsure of inner meaning in this stance 

For we...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, metaphor,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Free Speech


Free speech is what it's all about
To voice our opinion to shout it out
To be not afraid
Call a spade a spade
Been a while since needing...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, freedom,
Form: Limerick
don't tell a lie that's true
Whenever you go.
Million of miles away from home.
Do not say yes when you mean to say no.

Friends may fly away
And foes may come to stay...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, art, education, children, may,
Form: Didactic
Love's Fatality
Love’s Fatality

Love is a fickle partner

One moment it is deep like the color of a red rose
The next it is melancholy like a faded yellow...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, betrayal, loss, love,
Form: Free verse
Deceived
You can call a spade a spade

A darkened portal light in its timeless space;
Twice dead novice notion in his head...

The ascension out from chains filled...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, art, childhood, death, faith,
Form: Free verse
The Card
"But ask one more, I want to do
If all things truly could be true
Everything and in between
Then what would true truth really mean?

To balance out...

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© Izzy Gumbo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: call a spade a spade, art, brother, devotion, faith,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Open Marriage
Oops, silly me! I do apologize for believing 
most of my adult life that marriage is... 
a sacred union of two souls. That it's between...
two...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, marriage, perspective, write,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Political Correctness
Has the world gone completely mad
All the words we've been using
Are quickly changing, it's so sad
I am a woman 
Feminine as can be
I still call...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Inhumane Cruelty
           It's disgraceful that migrant families
         ...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, anger, humanity, people, perspective,
Form: Political Verse
After Jean de la Fontaine's fable The Animals sick from the Plague
At times we should not be afraid
to roundly call a spade a spade.
I shrink not from a reference
to a fearful pestilence.
From Leo the king to...

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Categories: call a spade a spade, allegory, animal, literature,
Form: Narrative