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Best Helen Poems

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Helen Keller - My Inspiration
Her hearing and sight were taken away
When she was just about two years old,
She struggled to become what she did - 
An example, brilliant and...

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© Sneha RV  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: helen, tribute,
Form: Rhyme



Helen Keller
Posted on 10th April 2014 

Deaf and blind was Helen Keller,
Though she changed the world ,
Everybody respected her
for her each and every word

Helen Keller was...

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© Sneha RV  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: helen, body, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Maggie
She isn't beautiful as Nefertiti was.

And unlike Helen, 

her face will never launch a thousand ships.

My Maggie's beauty is more open, than entrancing

more welcoming, than...

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© Red OMara  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: helen, beauty, love, me, smile,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Common Sense
Now I’m thinking, while sitting on a chair,
There is something that I would like to share
I fear my mind is dense
Can’t make out common sense
How...

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Categories: helen, word play,
Form: Limerick
House of the Tragic Poet
Two thousand years, a tragedy is past
Yet it's history still leaves us aghast.

On a night, dreadfully dark
A  volcano erupted, leaving it's historical mark

Mount Vesuvius...

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© Amy Green  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: helen, city, house,
Form: Couplet



FaCeS
If I could have the enigmatic face of Monalisa,
If I could be that face which carries secret in a smile,
then maybe you could be My...

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Categories: helen, imagination, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
THE RESTLESS SEA historical quatrain for contest

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Categories: helen, history, men,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member TURNING UP HER IMAGINATION
keep the music sorrowfully low,
so big daddy doesn’t hear.
the shadowy figures, surrender
and whisper in your ear.

the psychedelic colors flow
like the sea foam beat.
Angie, your chromatic...

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Categories: helen, dark,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Childhood
I saw a child on a play yard swing
And my soul soared with fervent joy.
As precious memories came flooding back
To when I was just a...

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Categories: helen, appreciation, childhood, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Penny for Your Thoughts
Inspired by the following quote:  "Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be...

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Categories: helen, angst, confusion,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Memories Of Grandma
I am reminded of... the days I would watch her work 
in her flower garden for hours at a time
I am reminded of... the days...

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Categories: helen, happiness, life, loss, love,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Death Watches
A vision through the haze of time and rhyme
a mirrored beauty, Helen sits and waits.
I see her through the window for it's late,
at dawn, I'll...

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Categories: helen, fear,
Form: Italian Sonnet
The Raving
From 2010. Narrator is Robert Gibbs, snooty White House Press Secretary.

Lay, O Lord, a curse on press men, rude and churlish, sad, obsessed men 
Who...

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Categories: helen, hip hop, parody, raven,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Silver Strands
I still have the afghan you made for me all
those years ago mother
Although I have washed the afghan dozens
of times the silver strands are still...

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Categories: helen, love, mother, me, silver,
Form: Bio
Premium Member A TRUE FRIEND
Friendships come and friendships go
Some may fail, some may grow
But some are cherished from the start
But honesty and loyalty has to come from the heart
Friends...

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Categories: helen, brother, family, friend, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member We're Having Nun of That
Two Nuns travel through Europe by car
Guided by the heavens North Star
Transylvania they reach
Hymn singing they preach
Not realizing they have come so far

At a busy...

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Categories: helen, funnysister, sister,
Form: Limerick
A CLASSIC SUMMER IN GREECE for fantasy contest
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Categories: helen, life, lost love, love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Midnight In Evergreen Cemetery
'Round about eight o'clock each evening the massive iron gates are closed.
The moon's mellow glow shines upon spectral scenes that are now exposed!
Phantoms that by...

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Categories: helen, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Flawed Vision
You say, my hair is too kinky and my nose is too broad
But I see perfection it’s your vision that’s flawed

Complexion of mahogany , defined...

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Categories: helen, introspection, beauty, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jane Eyre Crown
This is a Crown of Sonnets I wrote about one of my favorite books and movies (the version in 1943 with Liz Taylor, who was...

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Categories: helen, life,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Linda Marie Bariana
Linda-marie the sweetheart of PS
Sweetheart, a compound noun made of two nouns
Used with a difference, I found some synonyms
The qualities that give joy to senses-BEAUTY
The...

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Categories: helen, appreciation, bird, character, nature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member TROY


(Dedication: For Michael Zachary, my son)
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~



Sense this knowing: can the blind see?
Homer still sings fond tragedy.


Troy was a thought where siege was laid,
A war well...

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Categories: helen, devotion,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member TO ANDREA DIETRICH FROM ANDREW CRISCI
To the happy lady behind those black shades,
I dedicate my poem as an exchange gift
for her incredible kindness and gracious wit...
even her words amaze the...

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Categories: helen, dedication, friendship, inspirational, on
Form: Rhyme royal
Premium Member Fantasy Dream Visits
My miss for Daddy is twenty years old
with its feel constant in my heart’s deep hold.
To hear his voice and be in his presence,
would be...

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Categories: helen, absence, bereavement, emotions, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Girls View of the 1980's
I will go back in time to the 1980's when I was still a young girl,
         loved...

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Categories: helen, childhood, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme