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Premium Member Will You Tie My Shoes When I Grow Old
You were beautiful, 
my tiny child, 
wrapped tightly in my arms, 
close to my heart.
I listened to you breathing.
I counted your fingers
and your toes.
Helpless, 
you...

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Categories: possibly, caregiving, childhood, daughter, growing
Form: Narrative



Light On the Devil's Chord - Dear Lucifer
I cannot compete with something as painstakingly glorious as you
Envy is but a humbling tumble down a steep, rocky hill
I am crushed in your fits...

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Categories: possibly, absence, analogy, character, corruption,
Form: Epic
Premium Member To the Dandelion in the Concrete
You probably don't think much of me
save for the season of spring
when your lawn litters itself
with giant over-buttered popcorn

(birds that think they can sing,
supersonic sneezes?
those...

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Categories: possibly, character, endurance, flower, humorous,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Dawn of my Heart

Ordinarily I lie in my bed
mentally grasping for any slender thread of slumber
which I can possibly find to cling to!
But there was one time -
a...

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Categories: possibly, morning,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Be Loved - POTD
To be loved
is to be a wildflower
blooming in springtime. 
How wondrous to be much desired
by all the honeybees in the meadow. 
There's no greater wealth...

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Categories: possibly, analogy, appreciation, love, perspective,
Form: Free verse



The Train
 POTD 25 Nov 2020

Manage your Stress … a peeling faded poster boldly declares 
I do get it about advertising campaigns. 
Enough to know that,
‘strategically...

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Categories: possibly, lost love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Worth More Than Millions
Jesus gives me directions
To love as He has loved
With a sincere compassion
That knows no conditions

This love of His has no limits
It goes beyond worry and...

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Categories: possibly, christian, faith, god, hope,
Form: Free verse
my only hope
I fell asleep one dreary day
I lost my will, I lost my way
I ran from all I ever knew
And feared the call I was supposed...

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Categories: possibly, faith, life, rap, slam,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Forgotten Soul

I turn my head, and there she is once more
in her disheveled, worn, and tattered dress,
one pew behind me near the exit door-
she sits head...

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Categories: possibly, emotions, feelings, poverty,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
~ Painting Mona Lisa ~
Absolutely enchanting I thought ~
As I drew the curtains wider, to allow in a bit more light....
Returning unto the canvas and dipping my brush
Into a...

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Categories: possibly, lovelove, i love you,
Form: I do not know?
Dancing Once Again With Words
Dancing once again with words,
As the two of us, embrace--
Another verse, another rhyme
Of waterfalls, and lace.

Romantic words in meter,
Although where's the gentle kiss?
Where's the touch...

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Categories: possibly, love,
Form: Verse
IRONBAR
He just appeared to me, like wispily curling 
Chimney smoke, 
One grim and early morning in the very midst of 
Decembers briefest days, on the...

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Categories: possibly, nature, universe,
Form: Rhyme
Roar
Just because she roars
Doesn't mean she doesn't feel 
You don't know her ordeal
Stop and think before you squeall
You don't know what she has to conceal...

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Categories: possibly, abuse, courage, deep, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Life Through a Child's Eyes

finding shapes in clouds
or four-leaf clovers in fields . . .
the child’s eye searches

What does it mean to view life through a child’s eyes? For...

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Categories: possibly, child,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member A Wolf in Haiku Clothing

I listen to the sighing
of the wind, as I sit
in the cool shade 
of a sprawling carob tree,
wondering if Basho,
in heavenly abode, 
next to Elysian...

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Categories: possibly, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member How Do You Say Goodbye
How do you say goodbye to someone you've loved
With whom you have shared your life
Is a goodbye enough or "I'll see you around"
After walking together...

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Categories: possibly, emotions, goodbye, lost love,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member One Good Thing
In the late 1970s, I was going home on a Friday evening,
and needed a little more fuel in my truck, 
enough to get back to...

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Categories: possibly, life, memory, poverty, work,
Form: Prose
Premium Member DON'T TRY TO CHANGE ME
 I don't mind being your friend
Or even possibly loving you
But don't try to change me
I love being me
I have my own voice
We see things...

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© Alexis Y.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: possibly, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Butterfly Dreams
I look through my prism
Still I can not see
All of your vibrant colours

I wish for the beauty of a sunrise
To see the brilliance of flowers...

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Categories: possibly, appreciation, art, beauty, peace,
Form: Free verse
The Sparrow
He called it love and his captivating way,
   She called it fear and longed for the day.
All alone she cried those bitter nights,
...

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Categories: possibly, husband, lost love, sad,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Stark Naked Pause

concerned about being upstaged
the glorious blue tinted rock
negotiated 
sent in the puffy white wisps 
to cover the vibrant coloured evergreens

the brown field in the foreground
felt...

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Categories: possibly, beauty, earth, nature, planet,
Form: Light Verse
You've Got Mail'
I got a letter the other day;
The Postman delivered it in the usual way.
No return address I could see;
Who could possibly be writing to me?

I...

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Categories: possibly, faithme, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A dear heart
She’s always been a friendly sort
With kindness that I truly adore
With her pen, she never falls short
Always sincere and giving more

I love her verses, filled...

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Categories: possibly, appreciation, friend, friendship, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Lifeless Eyes of Ted Bundy
Lifeless were the eyes of infamous Ted Bundy
No remorse, all emotion had been doused
His gaze pierced my soul as I gave testimony
 
He maintained there’d...

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Categories: possibly, people
Form: Villanelle
The Sun's a Liar-Children's story short contest-
The Sun Is a Liar



It’s been quite some time since I've awoke early enough to meet the sun coming over the horizon. As I gazed...

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Categories: possibly, childhood,
Form: Prose