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Best Jackson Poems

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Elegy for Michael Jackson (4)
Refrain
You shimmering waves on the ocean blue
Dance not again, he cannot dance with you
You weeping forests where the winds wail too
Let your bright tears fall...

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Categories: jackson, death, dedication, historylife, dance,
Form: Elegy



The Jackson County Fair
In my travels late one night 
upon a country road
Across the fields and in the distance 
something surely glowed
Perhaps a fire over there? 
Though I...

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Categories: jackson, dark, scary, surreal,
Form: Ballad
Elegy for Michael Jackson (1)
Refrain:
You shimmering waves on the ocean blue
Dance not again, he cannot dance with you
You weeping forests where the winds wail too
Let your bright tears fall...

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Categories: jackson, death, dedication, historytime,
Form: Elegy
Forever, Michael Jackson
famed 
adored
yet forlorn;
your memories
live









Farewell, MJ.  May you find now
the happiness you truly deserved.
You will be missed :(
...

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Categories: jackson, life, loss, people, sad
Form: Lanterne
Premium Member Who I Would Bring Back
Who would I bring back, if I had only one
Perhaps a great leader, Kennedy or Lincoln

Or I could choose a musical icon
Such as John Lennon...

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Categories: jackson, memory, mother, nostalgia, woman,
Form: Couplet



Premium Member Feverish Fear - A Visual Video Poem - in collaboration with Victor Buhagiar
POTD 13 March 2019

Welcome! - We are excited to release our very first Visual Video Poem. 

(I trust you will enjoy the complete production effects...

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Categories: jackson, courage, evil, faith, fear,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Cherokee Tears

Cherokee Tears

ceremonial drums' rhythmic heartbeat
impassioned tribal chants
echo in Smoky Mountain mist before dawn

tortured spirit of an ignoble president
Andrew Jackson seems imprisoned here
haunted by wailing ghosts...

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Categories: jackson, native american,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - On The Moon -
Thea, grandfather Alferd's dog died, she was so old and sick
Now is Thea on the moon, says Adrian who is six

Michael Jackson died so unexpectedly...

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Categories: jackson, death, dog, funny, grandfather,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Run Run As Fast As You Can - 'Memories 5'
Memories Episode 5 … Continued from 'Deception' - (Memories Episode 4)

Shadow dance of distortion fade in and out
Teasing to the fore then get wrested back
Manipulative...

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Categories: jackson, lost, memory, mystery, violence,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Music For You P.S. (adult content)
Music comforts the soul, cures that restless spirit.
       Some songs will make you crank up the volume so everyone...

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Categories: jackson, musicme, song, music, me,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member HE'S OUT OF MY LIFE
LOOSELY BASED ON THE MICHAEL JACKSON SONG SHE’S OUT OF MY LIFE

He’s out of my life
Because he’s got a wife
And I don’t know whether to...

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Categories: jackson, betrayal, emotions, humorous,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The First Fleet
by Robert (Bob) Moore

The 26th of January, is called Australia Day
that was when some 10 pound poms, decided they would stay
they had been, for about...

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© Bob Moore  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jackson, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To Dance With Mary Jane
I never got to dance with Mary Jane
although I heard she sure knows how to swing!
She has a twin, and he is masculine;
he doesn’t have...

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Categories: jackson, social,
Form: Blank verse
The decade of 80's
The decade
that saw
end of cold war
fall of Berlin Wall.

In Asia
Tianamen Square
student bloodbath,
democracy restored
in Philippines with 'People Power Revolution'..
first big shock of my life--
Indira assassinated.

In sports
'Hand...

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jackson, history, passion
Form: Verse
The 80's
This is a decade that many wonderful things happened; 
I was born, the reign of hard rock began, 
Michael Jackson began to moonwalk, Cars became...

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Categories: jackson, age, art, class, history,
Form: Free verse
Music
BAR
*MUSIC*
FUN
*MUSIC*
ALL
*MUSIC*
*R*
*O*
*C*
*K*
*A*
*N*
*D*
*R*
*O*
*L*
*L*
AC/DC
VAN HALEN
VAN MORRISON
ROLLING STONES
MICHAEL JACKSON
THE POLICE & BOWIE
PINK FLOYD & DYLAN
SIMON & GARFUNKLE
GUNS AND ROSES
EAGLES, CREAM
TALKING HEADS
BYRDS,COSTELLO
REO SPEEDWAGON
VANILLA ICE & B-52’S
THE WHO & SANTANA
THE CARS...

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Categories: jackson, music, people,
Form: Shape
Premium Member Sequoyah
"Talking Leaves" fasinated Sequoyah
A Cherokee who accomplished great feats
In noble deed stands tall like a sequoia
Though lame fought beside Jackson no defeat  

Success in...

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Categories: jackson, courage, history,
Form: Sonnet
The Battle Begins
The battle begins with an assault on the hill
Our men respond knowing my will
The white warriors continue their drill as before
My men are confident to...

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Categories: jackson, games, war,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Search for love is never black or white
The search for love is never black or white.
I'm just looking for a pretty young thing.
It's human nature to desire what is right.
Forget Billie Jean,...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jackson, love, music, tribute,
Form: Pantoum
Premium Member Unchained - 'Memories' 8 - Final
Memories Episode 8 - The Final Episode 
… continued from ‘Amnesia’ - (Memories Episode 7) 

But first things first - my nurse has something to...

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Categories: jackson, absence, anxiety, depression, happiness,
Form: Dramatic Verse
My Crystal Rose
Tears blur my eyes 
Wet my cheeks, fall on paper
Cause the ink to run 
Like a crystal the tear drops
Glitter 
Crystal yes you my dear...

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Categories: jackson, love, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Amnesia - 'Memories 7'
Memories Episode 7 … continued from ‘Running’ - (Memories Episode 6)  

This time I awake a complete wreck
Inconsolable sobbing wracks my body
This was no...

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Categories: jackson, bereavement, heartbroken, loss, mystery,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Death of an Immortal
I was born in a time
When the thrills of a thriller
Did move the bricks
Of the thickest of walls.

I grew in an era
When the dynasty of...

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© Dowell Oba  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jackson, death, epic
Form: Ballad
Dear Son
Street Cries

Son remember this gentle kiss can hide filthyness of feature events

As I converse to his innocence

Our time spent precious in a world reckless hectic...

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Categories: jackson, conflict, father son, future,
Form: Epic
Separation
I stare through the rear window as 
the car begins to move away  
With tears running the gamut of my 
Face my body trembling...

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Categories: jackson, family, life, memory, me,
Form: Free verse