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Best Sufficient Poems

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Premium Member I am Me, Set me Free
I am given to you by Creator Himself
My Limbs long to grow straight and tall
Bathed in sunlight from above, paying homage
Fulfilling my God given task
From...

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Categories: sufficient, cancer, creation, environment, health, inspirational, nature,
Form: Ode



Sleepless night


Sleepless 
this 
night.Every 
time 
I 
try 
to 
sleep, 
your 
smiling 
face 
from 
the 
photoframe 
wakes 
me 
up.So 
I 
pluck 
words 
from 
my 
heart 
to 
stitch...

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© kash poet  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufficient, love
Form: Free verse
Fragrant Love
My Beloved,
      
If the Mediterranean waves, could carry me to your arms,
I'd wake up, to your whispers,enchanted by your charms.
If...

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Categories: sufficient, devotion, happiness, life, love, music, longing,
Form: Lyric
THE PLIGHT
THE  PLIGHT
I never cease to ponder at the turmoil in my life 
Though I feel my soul is peaceful it is manifest in strife...

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© Vic Pister  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufficient, philosophy, psychological, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Be Still
Be still and know that God is with you.
Be still and know His love is real.
Be still and know your Heavenly Father,
Feels every joy and...

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Categories: sufficient, faith, religion, god, god, love,
Form: Rhyme



From Life of a Cat
From Life of Cat

From life of a cat what can we learn?
Never have seen one wearing a sunburn
Our cat we do have that does exist
Seems...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufficient, humorous,
Form: Couplet
Fire And Ice
Fire and ice fill these veins, dreams 
are no longer sufficient to quell the
turbulent tides that quarrel within.
Deep within butterflies dance out 
of sync, and...

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Categories: sufficient, hopeme, lonely, me,
Form: Prose Poetry
My Creation
It's my created courthouse
The jury's reached a verdict
A sentence of familiar course
Against the criminally virgin
Guilty by association
I stand to face my trial
Innocent of all my...

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Categories: sufficient, angst, confusion, depression, sad, song-lyriclost, lonely,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Corona Virus COV-19
CORONA VIRUS (COV-19)

The Black Death, or bubonic plague, which happened nearly 700 years ago, (in the three year period of 1347 to 1351 in which...

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Categories: sufficient, anxiety, death, faith, fear, holocaust, horror,
Form: Narrative
Waiting
There is nothing I can do
but wait upon the Lord
While I do, I faithfully
put on my shield and sword

These things will help protect me
from all...

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Categories: sufficient, faith, hope, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Pink Pink Pink

Pink- Pink- Pink-

Every peak has its own attractions,
Like the mountains,
The mounts of a woman,
Have always remained, 
Her pride possessions. 01

It has the charms,
More intoxicating than...

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Categories: sufficient, child, health, life, pride, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member BiPartisan Dissonance
When oppositional cognitive dissonance deflects focus,
it tends to go back to when I deflected focus from her.
She sends me passive-aggressive messages,
bread crumbs leading back in...

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Categories: sufficient, conflict, math, parents, political, race, religion,
Form: Narrative
My True Love
  I Love Him.

I will dream of him
lighting up my darkness,
covering me with his perfume
go crazy with love, 
and make our life sufficient
gentle and...

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Categories: sufficient, longing, love, romantic, together,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Island
My island slept for years in the care
Of Tainos, Caribs and Arawak
Their canoes on the sea breast bare
Dreaming of milk from manioc
The swamps unscarred, trees...

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Categories: sufficient, places
Form: Verse
Premium Member Recipe-How to make a human from scratch
Recipe-How to make a human from scratch

Start with a large amount of dirt.
Add sufficient water to moisten.
Mix together until becomes clay like.
Shape and mold according...

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Categories: sufficient, body, creation, god, humanity, truth, ,
Form: Narrative
Fragrant Love
If the Mediterranean waves could carry me to your arms

I'd wake up to your whispers enchanted by your charms

If the wafting wind could  breeze...

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Categories: sufficient, love, longing, love, me, together,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member The Armor of God
In ancient times when knights were bold,
They dressed in armor, so we're told.
When they went out to face their foe,
Their armor protected them head to...

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Categories: sufficient, faith, inspirational, religion, truth, war,
Form: Couplet
Embracing Earth
Earth's
magnificent
bounties
reaching
across
continents,
Igniting
natural
growth.

Erasing
all
relevance
to
humanity.



* We should embrace earth, for it can thrive without us, whereas we are not so self sufficient.


July 08, 2014
Contest: Acrostic 1 in 4
Sponsor: Andrea...

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Categories: sufficient, earth, nature,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Famous Sayings
There’s many famous sayings I’ve heard
I’m sure you’ve heard them to,
So see if you remember
As I mention just a few.

There’s “Home is where the heart...

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Categories: sufficient, funny
Form: Rhyme
Lost Soul
I was lost.

For years
I was in my own world,
off doing my own thing,

didn't want to be saved,
never mentioned his name.

I was lost.

Walked around
with no guidance.
Made...

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© Joy Nicole  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufficient, appreciation, blessing, deep, hope, inspirational, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
I am Woman, Fear Me!
Pretty, lovely, 
Beautiful, Stunning
I am woman, 
Fear me!

Sassy, saucy, 
Feisty, spunky
I am Woman, 
Fear me!

Smart, intelligent, 
Bright, clever
I am Woman, 
Fear me!

Independent, free,
Autonomous, Self-sufficient
I am...

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Categories: sufficient, inspirational, life, uplifting, me, me,
Form: Ode
In The Wilderness
Captive beauty, in the wilderness aloneGolden moments of a man’s solitudeStands gloriously, as when bliss does hone        ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufficient, adventure, beautiful, bible, christian, creation, happiness,
Form: Villanelle
The Many Ways God Speaks To Us
The Many Ways God Speaks To Us

There are many ways God’s seeking
To make Himself known.
But is man listening and looking
To understand Nature’s revealing crown.
It talks...

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Categories: sufficient, faith, inspirational, nature, god, creation, god,
Form: Rhyme
Whispered Exchanges
It took time for the soldier to realize,

that no one was truly self-sufficient,

after the raids and the bombings, hunger materialized,

and life seemed insufficient,

the villagers took...

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Categories: sufficient, warsoldier,
Form: Dramatic Verse
MOON n me
As darkness absorbed in my reveries, my usual lapse accommodated itself in height of melancholy but not in this conscience. Then I found myself in...

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© HINA NASIR  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sufficient, anxiety, conflict, depression, fantasy, peace, sleep,
Form: Prose