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michael jordan, poet soul - you are it
a poet's soul is brimming with life
through tragedies and glorious highs,
we all are connected; we all deeply care;
a poet's soul speaks to the heart in...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jordan, devotion, faith, friendship, hope,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Michael Jordan
From Willows California,
Comes one man’s poetic verse.
Who was once consumed by drugs,
But overturned that curse.

And with the grace of God,
He lives a clean and sober...

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Categories: jordan, dedication
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Our Poet, Mr Michael Jordan
Many a tribute is written
Only the writer knows why
The reason I'm writing this
He could have been goodbye
 
This Bakersfield boy
Smith Corner he graced
To lose his...

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Categories: jordan, inspirational, lifelife, tribute, drug,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Crying River
Crying River (The Untold Ballad) 

Undercover waters of rain dash
Cold children, no smiling splash
Tragic sobs, epic force of the mountain rain
Beautiful as it may seem...

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© SKAT A   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jordan, beautiful, cry, deep, freedom,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Oh Jerusalem
Remember

Israel of three thousand years
expulsed at times
enslaved by the Romans
gassed by Europe
persecuted by Saudi-Arabia
murdered by Iran and Iraq
shackled by Egypt
attacked by Jordan
robbed by Syria
sold out...

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Categories: jordan, allah, bible, god, gospel,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Make Love To Me In That Ancient Place
The Bedouins, bequeathed with the sacred beauty of paradise harsh,
trusted guardians of jealous gorges and gifted groves
lead me from the Wadi Musa to the humble...

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Categories: jordan, adventure, desire, history, love,
Form: Epic
Premium Member JOURNEY TO PETRA


A stairway of tinted boulders reveals
The fable of old gods marking a past,
Etched on tall red-stones divinely claimed…
And as I ascend to touch a warm...

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Categories: jordan, appreciation, places, travel,
Form: Free verse
A Prayer To Achieve.
Lord, teach me to achieve.
Teach me to love what I do.
Teach me to do what I love.
Teach me to truly achieve,
but by your standards,
not the...

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Categories: jordan, upliftingme, me,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Michael
Done his time and paid his dues
Had more than his share of blues
Nothing negative to be found
With courage turned it all around
God was waiting patiently
For...

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Categories: jordan, friendship
Form: Couplet
The Unfledged Albatross

                        


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Categories: jordan, appreciation, art, bird, environment,
Form: Free verse
The Call of the Alpha Male
Robin Hood, man in tights
Julius Caesar, might makes right
Alexander, called "the Great"
Sitting Bull, righteous hate
Robert the Bruce, Attila the Hun
Charlemagne, Napoleon

Hear the call of the...

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Categories: jordan, funny, hero, humorous, men,
Form: Light Verse
THE GOOD SERVANT'S REWARD
THE GOOD SERVANT'S REWARD

Come my servant, I am waiting, in the light of God alone.
Do you believe the promise given, are you ready to come...

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Categories: jordan, bereavement, christian, death, god,
Form: Chant Royal
One Knee
Poet:  Ken Jordan 
Poem:  One Knee 
Edited by:  Sparkle Jordan 
written:  September 2017


One Knee

Yes, I kneel down on one knee 
damn...

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© Ken Jordan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jordan, africa, america, betrayal,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Fiery Horse
Down where the wisteria's leafed
Blossoms gone but not forgotten
The magnolia buds are poppin'
And clouds cover morn's risin' sun 

The distant dove coos at daybreak
And I've...

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Categories: jordan, bible,
Form: Rhyme
A Special Thank You.
Thank You, God.
Thank You for everything
that I know that I wanted and You withheld.
Thank You for everything
that I thought that I did not need and...

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Categories: jordan, dedication, friendship, peoplethanks, thank
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Sea Hag and the Funky Monkey
She came out of the sea at twilight
Weak and trembling, bent with age
Her hair entwined with seaweed
The pounding surf a watery stage. .

She stood awhile...

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Categories: jordan, fantasy, imaginationdark, dark, stars,
Form: Quatrain
Deliverance
Poet: Ken Jordan
Poem: Deliverance 
Edited by: Sparkle Jordan
written: September/2014


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© Ken Jordan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jordan, allah, angel, bible, celebration,
Form: Shape
Big Ego
He's got a big ego,
he keeps offending people,
he scoops the same scoop,
and round and round we loop,
until the bubble pops
and the world sees him flop,
reject...

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© Nick Trim  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jordan, hip hop, life, perspective,
Form: Lyric
she dying to survive
deprived of a father to tell her that her skirts to small
she wore it to hug her hips and rise with every sway in her...

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Categories: jordan, daughter, sad, sorry, sympathy,
Form: Narrative
Just a barmaid
"come on, get your coat off, its bloody ten too"
not even eleven and there forming a que
"just a barmaid" thats what they say
service with a...

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Categories: jordan, drink, fun, funny, humorous,
Form: ABC
I Must Go Back To The Cross
When I forget that Christ died for me
  that He was God's pure sacrifice,
And when I doubt that His promise is true
  That...

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Categories: jordan, faith, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Dear Friend
From my heart to yours,
you are a precious man,
from the very first time,
I read your work,
it was not hard to understand.
The trials you endured,
the pain,...

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Categories: jordan, dedication, forgiveness, friendship, life,
Form: Narrative
To The Men Of Poetry Soup
Oh I would give Christopher Higgins a peck..
as I read the words penned by John Heck..
and there just would not be such a spark without
the...

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Categories: jordan, dedication, funny, on writing
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member But then Again
She had hair that was dark as the darkest night
Brown eyes that shined like a beautiful light
Her lips made the brightest Rubies look dim
Odds of...

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Categories: jordan, husband, imagination, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Street Language
Poet: Ken Jordan
Poem: Street Language 
Edited by: Sparkle Jordan
written: March/2014


Yo 
What-up?
Mah

Um
Ain't Hip

Real Talk

Got Dat Papah
Shorty

Rich Bitch!
Benjamin's 

Bro
You tripp'n

Fo Real

Jus Fun'n
Wit Choo
Mommy

Floss'n
Fo Show
Check It

Dats Dope

Ice
(Bling)
Yeah

Straight Up
Sweet

Hit Me Up
My Digits
Cool

Hollah...

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© Ken Jordan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: jordan, black african american
Form: Light Verse