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Best Illusionist Poems

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The Illusionist
A Magician never divulges his secrets 
So how he managed to break my heart while already broken
I’ll never know
It was not viable, 
Then again, any...

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Categories: illusionist, imagination, lost love, love, mystery, me,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Illusionist
                 The  Illusionist

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Categories: illusionist, innocence,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Illusionist
As I was walkin’ down the street
I thought I saw him ahead,
I followed on trembling feet
wherever he led.

We threaded through the crowd
And entered a dark...

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Categories: illusionist, break up, love hurts, science fiction,
Form: Quatrain
The Great Illusionist
The Great Illusionist
You tried to defeat the beast 
But failed to bring them your truth and virtue 
The people’s hearts showed no mercy
The master servant...

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© Paul K K  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illusionist, visionary, words,
Form: Free verse
The Illusionist
He stands there
looks you straight
in the eye
And begins to tell
you the truth when
you know it’s a lie

He has become
confident in his own
manipulation tactics
An illusionist using
smoke...

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Categories: illusionist, sad, son, words,
Form: Rhyme



An Illusionist, A Pebble Among Stones
I don't know about you
but I know about me
I'm going to stick my head in the
trunk of a tree
Reject myself, mission society
Am I crumbling all...

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Categories: illusionist, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Sassy Spirit
She entertains fantasies
of unicorns and dragons.
And has a sassy spirit
that thinks outside of the box.

She is an illusionist 
famed for her vanishing act.
And breaking with...

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Categories: illusionist, beauty, character, emotions, feelings, happy,
Form: Blank verse
I SING TO ETERNITY
To an unmet friend:

You see the mortal world
and for you man is machine,
little more than a device
for the vagaries of evolution.
Faith is illusion, hope lacks
weight--...

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Categories: illusionist, analogy, beauty, celebration, faith, meaningful, science,
Form: Free verse
THAT SENSE OF BEING
What is this sense of being?

That I am, I have been, I will be-- is it a blessing 
to ever feel time's razor edge, gathering...

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Categories: illusionist, allusion, angst, death, hope, memory, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Families Pray
We Walk Together  Hand and Hand

Tightly Holding each other's Heart
 
For what We Loved

Was a crafty Illusionist 
Orchestrating arrogant notes 

The Lords Lampposts are...

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Categories: illusionist, angel, blessing, children, prison,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member FREDDY'S BACK

The dream illusionist, nightmares grand master,
For fantasy and horror.
Terror's unholiest jack of all murderers, a beast unleashed
From the nether worlds darkest depths,
Beyond the gates of...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illusionist, fear, halloween, history, holiday, horror, imagery,
Form: Free verse
Harry Houdini
It all started from the age of nine, I fell in love with locks and cuffs,
in and out I go, I saw what I have...

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Categories: illusionist, magic,
Form: Carpe Diem
The Mysterious Crystal Ball
             The Mysterious Crystal Ball

Is this glass sphere a Gothic masterpiece of time
or...

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Categories: illusionist, dark,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A DAVID FOR DAVID

He drifts among fireflies and splits the rain
A haze walking through Great Wall’s domain,
Twists of Copperfield’s runes whirls a relay
Under kliegs of stars, mind’s eye...

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Categories: illusionist, faith,
Form: Rondeau Redouble
Premium Member 2 Worlds Of Politics
There is basically only two worlds of politics.
One is the glittering domain of the illusionist.
The other is a place held very secretly
where the true darkness...

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Categories: illusionist, political,
Form: Rhyme
Maximus Parthas The Word Wizard
Man you a wizard warlocking written to spellbinding spoken word.
Jargoning prolific prophetic like the bible real truth.
I'm xeroxing you so x-ray this diagonally
Awe inspired me...

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Categories: illusionist, inspirationalme, spoken word,
Form: Acrostic
Touch the Clouds
Life changes, shifts, moves
A young boy looks at the clouds, 
Seeing possibilities and fantasies
Cotton Candy at the fair
Castles, horses, and knights
Feathers and fingers moving endless
Thinking...

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Categories: illusionist, life,
Form: Free verse
Creation
He was tired of removing white rabbits
in long, black hats;
sawing his assistants in a wooden box,
without pain or a single drop of blood;
making himself to...

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Categories: illusionist, happiness, humor, identity, imagery, life, magic,
Form: Narrative
Half Empty
Half Empty, 2011
Vickie M. Ortiz Vazquez

To describe oneself, what question must be asked?
One driven by reality?
Philosophy?
To speak of the physical beauty that resembles humble being
“Beauty...

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Categories: illusionist, introspection, beauty, self, beauty, self,
Form: Free verse
How do I escape
How do I escape my life of misery. Do I run away or do I hide away. None of my 
choices seem feasible because where...

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Categories: illusionist, death, depression, lifelife,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Born to be Free
With omnivourous appetite, 
across the Asian loam
she tiptoes in on felid feet
a coat of rust, fingered deep with sun and heat
not meek, yet gracefully, dripping...

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Categories: illusionist, animal, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Director's Cut And Paste
When a stranger calls

a star is born

within these walls

the shining

city lights

die hard

the searchers

don't look now

behind enemy lines

I walk the line

out of the past

roots

where the red...

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Categories: illusionist, adventure, desire, life, love, magic, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Stepping Through Time
Flying In The Sky 

And I am slipping into a dream and floating away,
I hear the beat of throbbing music;
and I see deep blue ocean...

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© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illusionist, history,
Form: Free verse
IMPERIAL AND MAJESTIC
My Imperial and Majestic Empress
Inscribe on my mind garden tree
Vision of me taking a surreal Journey
To meet with divine royalty
In perfect serenaded harmony

Musical notes enshrined...

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Categories: illusionist, love, romance, love, me,
Form: Epyllion
Just a Friend Virus
take care against this wicked infection 
a cracked window loses love protection 
innocent texting becomes a front door 
ugly lies collect into a deceit store...

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© Just James  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: illusionist, heartbreak,
Form: Sonnet