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Best Dry As A Bone Poems

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Premium Member Happy Heat
Happy Heat

I had no Huck Finn
sort of existence except
for summertimes
at the lake.  

Walking the state road,
tar melting like licorice
as I worked it with my...

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Categories: dry as a bone, childhood, me,



THE RIVER AND THE FISHERMAN

An  alabaster jar

Amongst the discard

Embedded in the mud.

The fisherman

Well trained in the ancient art of picary

Catches a halibut

In the morn

It is the noon. The...

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Categories: dry as a bone, allegory, analogy, art, fishing,

The fall Of A Great Empire
Oh! A mighty empire that was built 
Beneath thé shield of the sun,
Thé empire that glows of victory,
Home of great mortals that dined with glory.

Oh!...

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Categories: dry as a bone, imagery, pride, war,

Premium Member Repeter Depuis le Debut
Répéter Depuis le Début 
The Pink Studio, by Henri Matisse, 1911.

Perception fuses like melted rose quartz,
fuses on the lens of Matisse’s puzzled eyes
like the naiveté...

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Categories: dry as a bone, art, marriage,

Believe
A beautiful mind, one of a kind
Kept alone, river of love as dry as a bone
Hidden from society, protected from it's immoral notoriety

With no purposed...

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Categories: dry as a bone, desire, emotions, feelings, heart,

Alone in a Crowded Room
Sitting absolutely alone
In a round room of riled people
My brain feeling dry as a bone
Staring at a silent steeple

They’re sleeping upon a hill there
In a...

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© Gary Jones  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dry as a bone, life, social,

Devonshire Tea fur fower
Devonshire tea with Peter an' Beryl, beware,
it's no the fact that Peter disnae care.
But 88 years doon the track o' life,
an' 84 years fur Beryl,...

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Categories: dry as a bone, natural disasters, me,

the black cross

I SPOT a lofty black cross
Standing conceitedly on a rock-strewn mount,
Where nothing akin to a tree can be seen,
Murky clouds hovering over it,
It is on...

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Categories: dry as a bone, loveme, me,

An Ode to the Moon
An Ode to the Moon

By Elton Camp

Oh lovely moon so shiny and bright
Many lovers you will inspire tonight

They gaze at you, get filled with desire
When...

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© Elton Camp  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dry as a bone, funny, moon,

Goodbye to home
  Sand in my lungs and in every nook and cranny possible, nothing out here not even a simple bush or tree. Everything is...

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© Cat Way  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dry as a bone, art, me, woman, old,

Loves Worth
                        ...

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Categories: dry as a bone, love, love,

Mind in my Mind
I’m torn away and lifeless
In a pixilated display cover
Not caring or feeling
Except showing my own past as a lover
Taking it all in stride 
With nothing...

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Categories: dry as a bone, deep, emotions, lonely, lost,

Death and beyond
Hours transpired like every other day.
Perched on the trees, sparrows chirped,
keeping the dreadful silence at bay,
and sunlight across the land, whipped.

Laid there on the grassy...

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© Ajay Shaan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: dry as a bone, angst, death, depression, devotion,

Premium Member Find Our Own Way
Was once on a road of drugs and lust
Dry as a bone and covered in dust
Then one day I’m so happy to say
Jesus Christ came...

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Categories: dry as a bone, devotion, education, faith, forgiveness,

how it feels
do you know how it feels, to be left all alone, forever rejected, and not in the zone? do you know how it feels, to...

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Categories: dry as a bone, art,