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Best Sulfurous Poems

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Premium Member Fallen Star
I tracked along a silver trail
carved out from Earthly dust
by rays persistent in the dark 
and midnight wanderlust.

It led me to a bubbling fount
of sulfurous...

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Categories: sulfurous, earth, hate, heaven, life, light, love,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member Mount Etna's Dragon
Burping sulfurous fumes
its fiery belly heaves
and gas and ash erupt
knocking me to my knees.

Beneath the pumice beats
a throbbing heart of heat
and I can feel its...

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Categories: sulfurous, beautiful, earth, imagery, metaphor, nature, science,
Form: Quatrain
What's inside us all....
What a sulfurous mess of molten evil
Troubles boil and surface
The singing of fine nerves within one’s self
This pushing of restricted buttons
Annoyance, Bitterness, Harm
Can one truly...

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© Jose Bird  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sulfurous, confusion, health, introspection, life, nature, passion,
Form: I do not know?
Voldemort, by contrast, was vanquished easily
Changed climate is not a surprise
With drilling for gas on the rise
Where can life forms hide
From carbon dioxide
And methane let loose in the skies?

Neo-druids auger...

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Categories: sulfurous, allegory, business, funny, health, imagination, mystery,
Form: Limerick
We break the past to build the future
the chimney stacks
of the old power station
claws at the belly of the clouds
and with its sulfurous billowing
it bellows its stench
tinting the clouds, yellowing nicotine stains

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Categories: sulfurous, nature, technology,
Form: Dramatic Verse

Nostril damn mess
The putrid, malodorous and fowl nauseating smell 
   can still be conjured nearly fifty years later wracked
I never forget ineradicable tangy, sulfurous 

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Categories: sulfurous, angst, anxiety, conflict, creation, horror, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Spaceman vs Sea Monster
At the bottom, in her clutches, you’ve found your new home
Her ghostly embrace makes you feel more alone
Spaceman, at peace in the depth of your...

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Categories: sulfurous, fishing, love, romantic, sad love, sea,
Form: Free verse

A rose is a rose
By any other name.
A fart is a fart,
It smells the same.

A puff of air
From a dainty derriere,
A blast of...

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Categories: sulfurous, funny
Form: Rhyme
Ashes Might Go Down Easier
Once in a while -in a moment 

of immense sulfurous clarity, when 

every grace I locked in my dilated pupils

begins to form lesions, yellow-running

tears through...

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Categories: sulfurous, recovery from..., sad
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member THE RED DRAGON

clad in black, she shakes with fear
the still of multitudinous lights
very far - up close and personal

she could sense its intense heat
shaking like...

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Categories: sulfurous, bible, stars,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Wasted Energy
Wasted Energy

Darkness descends like a ribbon unfurling,
As astronauts in space orbit the earth churning;
And observe the lit orb that is the world below,
Liken to a...

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Categories: sulfurous, earth, education, environment, perspective, space, universe,
Form: Verse
Pasha Acremodios grew greedy,
discontented with the domain he dominated,
so he turned covetous eyes toward Farabia,
sending his soldiers to seize this ripened plum

Spoiling for a fight...

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Categories: sulfurous, dance, death, desire,
Form: Free verse
Commander of the Weird
As Commander of the weird
Member of the phurst church of phun
An ordained member I am father and I am mother
Of the rubber chicken

Juggled between one...

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Categories: sulfurous, memory, truth,
Form: Narrative
The devil I knew
My eyes watered
from the sulfurous stench of your disdain
as you turned those empty eyes my way

My skin crawled 
from the leathery touch of your insensitivity

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Categories: sulfurous, metaphor,
Form: Free verse
Ambiguous Desire
Mongrel, I smell you miles away
Returning through the dingy dark
From rummaging waste and decay
Till you putrid like them, can mark
A skunk's trail home. What germ...

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Categories: sulfurous, passion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Shift Change
Shift Change

another day slides
obliquely into dusk
clouds yawning
in a graying pall

darkness peeks
from beneath
a sulfurous moon
eyeing its fleeing prey


sponsor – Brian Stand


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Categories: sulfurous, symbolism,
Form: Imagism
Premium Member Cosmic Wings
Cosmic Wings

Susurrus songs of delightful dragonflies with flash dances
Through flowering fields with passionate prances
Glowing with sanguine opulence, we glimpse gallant glances
We capture them in conversation...

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Categories: sulfurous, butterfly, imagery, nature,
Form: Monorhyme
Six Days to Kennevor, Part II
...On the fourth day I awoke to
a great grizzly snuffing about,
he had smelled the blood of my wounds,
what he wanted I had no doubt.
He gave...

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Categories: sulfurous, adventure, conflict, journey, mountains, nature, stress,
Form: Cowboy
Premium Member Spontaneous Stigmata Surfacing
Spontaneous sulfurous stigmata sinisterly surfacing
Membranous molecules meticulously masterfully marshaling
Tangible tempestuous tears tangling thoughts
Radical revelation revealing ruinous rots
Pious priests patronize punishable penance
Impious illusions intrigue impacting independence

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Categories: sulfurous, conflict, psychological, self,
Form: Alliteration