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Best Lamprey Poems

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Premium Member The Rhine Salmon Complaint Translation of Etiemble s Complainte d un saumon du Rhin by T Wignesan
The Rhine Salmon Complaint, Translation of Etiemble’s Complainte d’un salmon du Rhin

						For Yvon Belaval
(A lilting musical poem of varying line length in quatrains with a...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lamprey, nature,
Form: Dramatic Verse



THE ASSAULTER
You were aging by nights.
Days will not seek 
to defend you.

Drawing the landscape 
of a snowfall, 
you will die in a portrait.

The world meets 
you...

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Categories: lamprey, art,
Form: ABC
Of Kings and Queens

Every shogun nation wanna be 
in war visor control
Commandeer the missile steering wheel,
be the king of the road

Likewise, imperial power lust eyes
wanna be the top...

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Categories: lamprey, corruption, evil, metaphor, power,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member VIRIDI
They all come, and turn,
The apostatic hundreds from the wilderness,
Hungry as the lamprey, open-mouthed,
Impatient as an itch,
And virtuous as the grave.
Those that wait remain unsatisfied,
Barren...

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© Peter Rees  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: lamprey, change, children, student,
Form: Free verse
Sour Face Gestures


Sugar Cain spin speeches
coming from wrinkled, prune faces
Citrus acid tongue leeches
latching on to golden palatial places

Waxy viper lips moving in lamprey motion,
voodoo witches brew is...

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Categories: lamprey, imagery, metaphor, wisdom, word play,
Form: Rispetto