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Best Sickle Cell Poems

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Sickle Cell Bulimia
I was in a hurry
To weight only forty
Had no time for a drawn
out diet
So decided I would try it
Bought a sickle
Carved off my flesh
It didn't...

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Categories: sickle cell, adventure, fantasy, funny, health, life, parody,
Form: Burlesque



HOMONYM
Don’t you agree with my ability
to loosen up on our times in no night ?
A river thing was flowing
through foliaged silence.

In deranged hour of the
neck...

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Categories: sickle cell, art, night, night,
Form: ABC
Red Blood
Blood is red for vibrant, 
Beating and in time, 
Rhythmical with vitality, 
Resounding in spark and shine. 

Zestfulness depends on your blood,
Having it and living...

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Categories: sickle cell, body, color, god, health, imagery, science,
Form: Rhyme
water is life
 WATER IS LIFE
People ignore me because of my simple nature
If you ask me, I would not hesitate to say;
When the creator takes, I take,...

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Categories: sickle cell, life, men, kiss, men, mother,
Form: Prose Poetry
WHO'S NEXT?
The thunderous thunder

Came thundering in a turmoiled town

Timing my timeless time,

June, you played a fowl gain

You can’t spare us even for once

That we may eat...

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Categories: sickle cell, confusionmay,
Form: Lay



Abiku speaks
Abiku speaks..... sickle cell patient

Let me go, for I’m in pains    
COS I’m guilty not,
In this case. 
COS all these, are your...

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Categories: sickle cell, health,
Form: Burlesque
The Lost Cross of Chaoss
The Lost Cross of Chaoss
(acrostic)

Tomorrow turns too yesterday
How fast it can appear
Everything you borrowed
Left without a tear
Office of a coffin
Society’s sickle cell
Taxes for the order
Chaos...

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Categories: sickle cell, religionme,
Form: Rhyme
Runaway child
When she hurts me
I hide it inside
Secretly feeling like I've died
17 years I been there
How could Tony ever compare
Hospital after hospital
Sickle cell crisis
Real life emergencies
Never...

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Categories: sickle cell, absence, anger, angst, anxiety, childhood,
Form: I do not know?
SUPERHERO II
You returned sooner than we expected and you were never sluggish
Same Mike we knew but these episodes kept happening
I remember one day you told us...

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Categories: sickle cell, africa, allusion, death, family, feelings, sick,
Form: ABC
SUPERHERO I
We had dreams of being who we wanted to be
I still remember we playing around the backyard and riding bikes 
Imitating our various superheroes and...

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Categories: sickle cell, africa, allusion, death, fear, feelings, sick,
Form: ABC