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Premium Member We Are Not Merely Poets
Some of us are secretive at first. We hide our poetry’s soul self, 
gently letting her peep out; sometimes regretting it immediately.
Fearful of critiques from...

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Categories: poets, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Dedicated to all the Poets
An untouched piano has no purpose,
like a lonely clown without a circus.
A boat has no destiny stuck at shore,
silent like a lion who's lost its...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: inspiration, poetry, poets,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member When Poets come together as One
Lets flatten the curve with our words and soften our quill.
We are world siblings, showing solidarity through will.
Words that heal are like a prayer in...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: hope, poetry, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Where do we Poets go
Ink of life cannot bleed for eternity,
so I place dried petals in between,
crucial chapters of my memoirs.

When we stop breathing poetry,
our crestfallen pen, left in...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: poets, death, life, poems, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Poets I Hope to Meet in Heaven - A Tribute to Chan Hurst 1979-2014
A few poems written by Chan Hurst, (Just That Archaic Poet)

I hope that we can find some comfort in them at this sad time.


"A Rational...

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Categories: poets, dedication, farewell, friend, miss
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member PLAGIARIZING
"Mine all Mine!"

A thief I long to be
Your eyes original like the moon and sea

A lover in the world............
An Anthology, you walk and talk like...

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Categories: poets, addiction, beauty, cute love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Midnight Poet
Whisper's of October  

Whispers in this soup bowl
20 minutes after its muse explodes,
Daylight remains nothing more than a dream 
Warding off the howling sound...

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Categories: poets, addiction, character, devotion, identity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member No Poet, Am I

A poet, you say? Oh no, not am I,
               There's only...

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Categories: poets, blessing, faith, inspiration, poetry,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member There is a poem in my heart
There is a poem in my heart,
that beats in different dialects.

Da ist ein Gedicht in meinem Herzen,
which flows freely through my veins.

Il y à un...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: poetry, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The World Needs Poetry
You ask, “Why DOES the world need poetry?”
           and I say...

Its writing is my sanity,
...

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Categories: poems, poetry, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Silent Page
Silent Heart

Sad, as it maybe, I had to break my OWN heart, 
Too many nights, I sat there all torn apart
A dream girl, 
Sitting under...

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Categories: poets, confusion, corruption, dark, deep,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Laminated Love
LAMINATED LOVE

Frozen flames pressed 
between each page; 
suddenly, I felt each passing note.
The painting on the wall began to breathe	
gently the same colors repeated life....

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Categories: poets, art, beautiful, desire, fate,
Form: Ekphrasis
One Silent Word
He speaks with measured dignity,
one silent word at a time
His palmetto pen tells us: 
Tune out the cosmic background noise,
and focus your mind
on the sound...

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Categories: how i feel, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Tribute to Poetry Soupers
There's Danny with his love light burning,
Then Victor with his soulful yearning. 
Jan makes us laugh with wit and delight,
Armand serenades us all through the...

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Categories: poets, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Floccinaucinihilipilification And Very Little Bread
Floccinaucinihilipilification And Very Little Bread
       ( First of Three Poem Trilogy )

I

I've no problem with bardolatry fans
their barmecide and...

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Categories: poets, appreciation, art, character, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Like Cleansing Rain
Such contemplating that the poets do.
They sing of God, our spirits to renew.

With Mother Nature often they’re in tune
And offer up their verse to sun...

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Categories: poets,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Poetry is the Cure
When smoke consumes clear horizons,
manipulating corridors of the mind,
beckoning imminent afflictions

poetry is the remedy.

A poet's first eternal love,
forming an authentic bond.
A tonic of silent expressions
creating...

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Categories: poetry, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When a Poet falls in Love
If you fall in love with a poet, 
he will love you with all his soul.
His ink will be his sword of affection,
his pen your...

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© Silent One  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: love, poets,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member EULOGY FOR GOD
Oh, Lord! Lest one is asleep,
the purge to kill you,yet again,
is quite deep.
Some, who read your word in
the Bible, re-create it, with myths
that are long...

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Categories: abortion, faith, god, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Ink of the Heart
A poet needs dip his pen
  in the ink of his heart
Lest his verse be reduced
  to sterile, soulless art...

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Categories: heart, poets, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pretty Poet
Where Have All The Pretty Poets Gone? 

A real poet are you, charismatic over everything you serve
Showcasing, a rainbow that folds the perfect world wide...

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Categories: poets, angel, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member We Push The Pen
We push the pen to make you feel
the gentle tapping of the falling rain,
the stinging burn of the summer sun
the heavy heart of despair and...

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Categories: poems, poetry, poets, senses,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member A Poet's Heaven
Among the classic poets of fine rhyme -
are balladeers who weave with lines a tale,
the satirists and bards of the sublime,
and troubadours who sing a...

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Categories: heaven, poets,
Form: Dizain
Premium Member For The Love of Poetry
For love of poetry, spellbound am I
by force, that takes me to the land of words.
Beyond control, this power has its way
that leads me to...

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Categories: poetry, poets, words,
Form: Blank verse
You'll Find Me Before the Ink Is Dry
My inky echoes conflate, 
atop mountains of ivory versos; 
Blank pages into whispers,
like the sway of moonlight tides;

Papers dappled by my ineffable, 
frays of jet-black...

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Categories: poets, self,
Form: Free verse