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OPUS 13
The world is spinning
and you refuse to fall off.

Yesterday,
you stabbed a crooked finger
into my hidden diary
criticized my Fascist inflections -
debated my scribblings
on Marxism,
noted the notations
indicating...

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© John Heck  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: notations, lost love, love
Form: Free verse



DIFFICULT TO DO
I hold an opinion that if I attack it and pop it with a savvy brain; I can stab at this Pandora’s 
Box. I plan...

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Categories: notations, on writing and words,
Form: Narrative
freeze dryed

   it is the atomic weight that matters most.

   violent barbiturate toungues empty coffee cups 
   and deliver the...

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Categories: notations, allegory, perspective,
Form: Cowboy
The Farmer's Accord
The farmers sleep with
Third eyes open.
Ever watchful over their teenage daughters.
How the boys must beseech them desperately.
Uncomfortable, muggy fondlings
In the bed of a red rusted...

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Categories: notations, daughter, family, father, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Choking on Smoke
I am surprised you are so ambivalent 
For me I wish to be familiar with the arcane
Knowledge can indeed be bittersweet
Let me taste of these...

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Categories: notations, symbolism, voyage,
Form: Free verse



How It Works
I’m a string of byte notations
From your CPU
Calculating information
In a blink of an eye, for you


I pull in at the station
On your motherboard
To catch a...

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Categories: notations, art,
Form: Light Verse
Conversations with Myself - pt 2
con't ---->


You... and me were just a tease
Feel like I'm playing a putter from the black tees,
It used to be easy, like hitting off a...

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Categories: notations, addiction, anger, anxiety,
Form: Lyric
My talk
I know some will dismiss this 
As nonsensical chatter
Call it philosophical blabber
Think of it as mind over matter
Ask questions and trash the answers 
Because they,...

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Categories: notations, christian, rap, religion, religious,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Last Token

    my mother had two tokens she never parted with -
    a book containing music notations, 
  ...

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Categories: notations, life, love,
Form: Free verse
The Graveyard Shift
He lounges behind a desk in a late night vacant foyer
Answering calls, making log entries, and filing papers
The dark hours slowly leaking from his tenuous...

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© Gary Jones  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: notations, life, work
Form: Free verse
Seduce the Silence
I often sit and witness the beautiful existence, 
sparked by a yellow haze of a dying candle's flame,
my notations dancing leisurely with the seizure of...

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© Mindy Clay  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: notations, bereavement, care, creation, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member EarthJazz Commons
ZeroSum Spirit
bicameral begins
playing through Ego-Eco Me.

Nondual trinitarian bilaterality
of a Mother Scaling Tree
forecasting and shadowing
WinWin
healthy branching
and rooting properties.

Spirit consciousness,
DNA with RNA tribal strings
of multicolored cooperative intelligence.

ZeroSpirit
fractal-seasoned
developing...

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Categories: notations, addiction, community, health, humor,
Form: Political Verse
Street Fighting Man
Why are you so lost wandering about what only seems
With a heart of frost it is not what ones self so deems
Why so filled with...

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Categories: notations, change, devotion, jesus,
Form: Rhyme
Divine paradigm of Heavens' regime
Dimensionless boundaries seem to please
Till the existence of some soul finally cease
The modern world registers human reach
Technology still humble to break its peace

Heaven made of...

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Categories: notations, faith, hope, imagination, lifegod,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member CoArising Comprehension
My LeftBrain is busy reading a book
on what Systems Theory
and thinking
and experience find encouraging
for WinWin social change,
where no losers are allowed to fail
at thriving away...

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Categories: notations, analogy, appreciation, change, culture,
Form: Political Verse
keepsakes
notable notations
have become keepsakes
collectable paper scrapes 
with no book or look
remotely resembling their own
bits of envelope, napkin, and such
whatever happens to be handy
when that mood...

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© RD McManes  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: notations, nostalgia, writing,
Form: Free verse
A Fathers Love

 “Expressions of the heart are like a fine wine.  The taste is always better when it's shared”


My father was a private man. ...

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Categories: notations, father, day, dad, me,
Form: Bio
gravitational forces
the dependency that ravels the questions and answers to be direct in the nationality of all that pertains to the moment of course and depends...

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Categories: notations, allusion, bullying, destiny,
Form: Free verse
Sedwick
To have been there and discovered what time can do 
to a place is astounding.
All the memories flash by before I wake.

Missing true colors, images...

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Categories: notations, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Rhythm
Music is around us 
Music is in us
We were born with a rhythm
The rhythm in us gives indication of the life in us
I put my...

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Categories: notations, africa, black african american,
Form: Free verse
The Greatest Poem I Never Wrote
The greatest poem ever written must hold many truths.
To define Love,
Pure Love
In words can only be dreamt.
To spell out all musical notations of a symphony,
Harmonies...

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Categories: notations, friendship, imagination, love, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
The Blue Violin
The Blue Violin


The blue violin plays for me
Says the scented rhododendrons
No the violin sings to me
Says the slum girl at the window

What music is this...

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Categories: notations, poems,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member When All That's Left Are Photographs
I’m sitting here, at ninety-six, alert an’ fairly healthy, 
wondering what the ones I loved in days gone by would think
To see me now, the...

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Categories: notations, inspirational, memory,
Form: Verse
Make it
Say let me make say let me make 
Born in the gutter on the block 
Contently watch 
Thugs running to the Connor thinking dang that...

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Categories: notations, life, mystery, people, places,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Jubilantly Jiving Juicy
An aliveness announcing angels,
Beyond beautiful bliss,
Clarifying clearly 
Disastrously dynamic diminished-hexaverses,
Eagerly, enthusiastically
Finding fanatical futuristic free-verse 
Gyrations guzzling
Haphazardly, happy haiku
Illustrating Images
Jubilantly jiving, juicy
Kindred kindness
Luxuriously languishing
Mystically, magically, memorably
Nimble...

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Categories: notations, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: ABC