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Best Hoodlums Poems

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Premium Member Hungry Hoodlums
Crumbling crinkly, cracker crumbs

into salty, seafood stew,

Mother made our midday meal.

Fast for favorite food we flew.



Gluttony Glenda gulped a glass

of Linda's lovely, lemon tea.

While Will...

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Categories: hoodlums, parents,
Form: Rhyme



FORGIVE ME
Forgive me Lord for all my past sins that I’ve committed
Help me to feel that through Your love I have been forgiven
I got to move...

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Categories: hoodlums, forgivenessme, love, me, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Is This What We Have Become
As much as we hope that eventually human nature will turn to good
It seems we see signs everywhere of the eventual unlikelihood
We see money hoarders...

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Categories: hoodlums, future, life, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Telly the trendsetter
:)           

What kids are watching on telly
are crimes and crimes in all variety! 

Crimes of...

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Categories: hoodlums, addiction, film, youth,
Form: Didactic
Mushin
   Mushin Ajina
   Bojiojimi
   Eruobodo, ogongo baba eiye
   Ofigbogbo ara shogun bi olosha
   Gidigbalo dawa...

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Categories: hoodlums, dedicationlanguage, language,
Form: Free verse



Mushin
   A sizzling hot pancake metropolis
   Kingsize of all market places,
   Every mystery is salable 
   The...

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Categories: hoodlums, dedication
Form: Free verse
In A Hotel Room
In A Hotel Room

In a hotel room, she lies, literally to herself.
Their meetings filled with desire are brief.
How can she put her dignity on a...

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Categories: hoodlums, boyfriend, dance, dark, girlfriend, women,
Form: Sonnet
And Her Sugarless Tea
Now for warm oatmeal with honey and her sugarless tea
To this chrysoberyl dawn rescue from chuted linen bedlam,
For here's a bedside tale to whispered promise...

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Categories: hoodlums, morning, romantic,
Form: Villanelle
come home (first verse)
AS my chest gets pumped by the rescue team
I see my soul slowly hover over the scene
 
my life begins to flash I see me...

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Categories: hoodlums, adventure, black african american, confusion, death,
Form: Rhyme
The Estranged
The Estranged [A dedication]

         Jay was sitting in his small cell
      ...

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Categories: hoodlums, dedication,
Form: Narrative
WHIPPING THE WEEP
BLUNDERS SO SAY
WHEN CONFRONTED BY THEM
DIFFERENT NAMES, SAME MEANINGS
PEOPLE OF THE NIGHT,
COLD BLOODED BEIGN
AS THEIR NAME IMPLY
PERCHANCE APPEARS IN THE DAY
IF CHANCE PERMITS
FORCING THEM TO...

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Categories: hoodlums, addiction, writing,
Form: Concrete
Quenched Flaming Dreams
With heart drenched in love
They served our dear land
With talents dripping
From their eyes and speech
They spilled services. 



These flaming dreams
Lost in blade's thirst
Were kits of...

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Categories: hoodlums, deathgraduation,
Form: Diminished Hexaverse
Shrapnel of Karma
To the North, South, East, and West...

Geniuses are lost in the jaunty jewels of rakish cads,

The hazard morsel palaver allot odium on idioms...

Rankle virulent mishmash...

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© R.G. Inigo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoodlums, adventure, anniversary, education, children, funny, introspection,
Form: Imagism
A Memory
Two-lane U.S. Highway in the Midwest.
A canyon of tall corn contains the shimmer
of the road reflecting heat
from the late sixties sky.
Sticky teal vinyl grabs the
bare...

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Categories: hoodlums,
Form: Free verse
A Bum of a Man
Don’t walk on the grass, no sleeping on the bench 
Well if this don’t throw in that old monkey wrench 
What was it bothering? Since...

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© will karry  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoodlums, bullying,
Form: I do not know?
Another Crisis
Copyright © 2014 
12.26,2014 

Mankind rolling dices 
  causing another crisis. 

From police shootings 
  to hoodlums looting. 

Every month a new crisis...

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© Les Pruitt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hoodlums, change, death, jesus, memory, mystery, peace,
Form: Couplet
Red Eyes and Sinister Looks
Chains, hay forks, knives, and a hollow whisper,
become more true and sinister.
Halt in the middle of the moon light, 
and a waver image soon is...

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Categories: hoodlums, adventure, confusion, dark, death, depression, dream,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Dark World Law Enforcement
Relationship with the people is grown on mistrust
Jungle justice makes the pillars of the society rust

In black uniforms, these enforcers of the law
Parade themselves like...

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Categories: hoodlums, abuse, addiction, adventure, africa, angst, power,
Form: Couplet
Big Brother
Sometimes, I just need a brother
And not a lover

Me to clutch
But not to touch 

To cuddle
Not fondle

To lend an ear 
Not pet my rear

Sometimes, I...

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Categories: hoodlums, best friend, brother, feelings, for him,
Form: Rhyme
THE TAX COLLECTORS
Still not done with our kingdom
Ours is peopled by the low, the high
With abundant wealth that surround us
We still munch the stench of poverty
Like we...

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Categories: hoodlums, childhood, education, life, people,
Form: Blank verse
Inside The Mysterious Enigmatic Fragmentary
Inside The Mysterious Enigmatic Fragmentary...
Mortal Mind Of Matthew Scott Harris
ENTER AT YOUR OWN RISK!

Seedy gobbledygook ergot
visibly argot bubbled, burbled, bustled...forth 
yea...give garbled, jangled, warbled shoutout
if...

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Categories: hoodlums, addiction, age, appreciation, art, desire, mirror,
Form: Narrative
THE CATS HUNTERS
He was a shabby, mean, mouthy and nasty boy
chasing after cats dragging along his buddy Mccoy;
and they both were slim and handsome but laughed a...

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Categories: hoodlums, animals, childhood, family, fear, food, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Sinners call
Life is fast sometimes slow on path marked for chains with a soul with nothing to gain.the pain hurts and it burns deep.Trying to find...

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Categories: hoodlums, allah, allusion, christian, corruption, dark, grandparents,
Form: Epic
lonely society
oh, when your family life depends on disability checks coming in the mail,
food stamps to eat a good meal, it sucks, because it's the same...

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Categories: hoodlums, loneliness, lost, social, society, planet,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member New Neighbors
A few days ago new neighbors moved to the house across the street.
Mind you, I'm not a very nosy guy and am generally quite discreet,
But...

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Categories: hoodlums, funny, me,
Form: Rhyme