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Best Supplicants Poems

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Ghosts of the Sun Dance-Part 1
Ghosts of the Sun Dance

1. The Path

A quest dating back through our history
Surpassing the flesh, a spiritual path
Human endurance, road to mystery
Dark trail winding through...

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Categories: supplicants, spiritual, sports, endurance, drug,
Form: Crown of Sonnets



Premium Member The Fate of Ardent Prayers
To eyes that see spiritually,
prayers at their most ardent
appear like random meteors
or lightening flashes,
ascending suddenly
amidst the myriad of points of light,
creations' more common invocations.

Burgeoning in...

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Categories: supplicants, devotion
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ireland - a divided island part one
  born under the sea, an irresistible force
  two bodies reluctantly embrace, shunting, shifting, tectonic drifting
  alongside the southern Iapetus Ocean
 ...

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© Ian Love  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supplicants, community, history, ireland, time,
Form: Narrative
Water
Sunlight trickles through stained glass windows.
She kneels, a little apart from her fellows
who also seek salvation in water.
Her gray hair slips from her circumspect braid,
and...

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Categories: supplicants, baptism, joy, religious, sun,
Form: Verse
Premium Member It Is a Rose Sprung
es ist ein 'Rose' entsprungen

Just outside the city walls ringed in roses,
Rosenfriedhof, Rose Cemetery blooms,
fairest in the Fatherland.

Leaven cakes iced in concrete or royal brass
pan...

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Categories: supplicants, abuse, meaningful, race, religious, rose,
Form: Free verse



The Budding Soul

The shadows from his younger days shake his resolve, 
and make a mockery of time 'til time be lost 
to moments of bewilderment, ne'er to...

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Categories: supplicants, tribute, writing, , literature,
Form: Verse
A Prayer to St Duloxetine
St. Duloxetine, thee we beseech
Our chemical plaster to fill the breach

Between raw emotions and hard reality
Our primal instincts and plastic society

Give to your supplicants a...

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Categories: supplicants, depression, prayer, psychological, , Lullaby,
Form: Couplet
Sunrise In My Lover's Arms
Faraway images
Clearer impressions
Calico kittens
Conferring intentions...
Wistful companions
Abundantly joyous,
Singing reditions
Of Eventide's chorus.

Lastly, the supplicants
Soft eyed in questioning
Whisper endearments
With symmetry's blessing.

All of the questions
And some of the answers
Flower...

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Categories: supplicants, devotion,
Form: Lyric
Potentate
On a throne 
                 in the depths 
 ...

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Categories: supplicants, fantasy, imagination,
Form: Classicism
Manifold Blessings



Shadows stretch, and hungrily


they gobble up the cold and homeless,


Joe and Mary shiver, searching 


street fronts for some sign of meekness.





Mary's pregnant, Joe is jobless,


faith...

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Categories: supplicants, christmas,
Form: Verse
Recovery
...inspired by 'The Traveller' by W.H. Auden


The shadows from his younger days shake his resolve,
and make a mockery of time 'til time be lost
to moments...

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Categories: supplicants, dedicationtime, , literature,
Form: Verse
Manifold Blessings A Poem for the Season

Shadows stretch, and hungrily
they gobble up the cold and homeless,
Joe and Mary shiver, searching 
street fronts for some sign of meekness.

Mary's pregnant, Joe is jobless,
helplessness...

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Categories: supplicants, christmas,
Form: Quatrain
Manifold Blessings


Shadows stretch, and hungrily
they gobble up the cold and homeless,
Joe and Mary shiver, searching 
street fronts for some sign of meekness.

Mary is pregnant, Joe is...

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Categories: supplicants, devotion, family, love,
Form: Quatrain
The Budding Soul re-post

The shadows from his younger days shake his resolve, 
and make a mockery of time 'til time be lost 
to moments of bewilderment, ne'er to...

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Categories: supplicants, dedication, writing, , literature,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Prayer for Our Times
Four thirty in the morning
   I am wide awake with no desire to sleep again.

Rising this early brings forth visions of a solitary...

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© DM Babbit  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: supplicants, morning, prayer,
Form: Rhyme
Dissimulation


The shadows from his younger days shake his resolve,
and make a mockery of time 'til time be lost
to moments of bewilderment, ne'er to evolve,
they bounce...

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Categories: supplicants, on writing and words, time, ,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Temple At Sunset



Setting sun anointing the temple spires with beams of gold
Monkeys scamper along the walls calling out their joy in living
Supplicants pray that each day will...

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Categories: supplicants, eve, inspirational,
Form: Sijo
Indigo's Child

Indigo's child
lives in turquoise walled
creativity.
Her temple roof of cobalt glass
slashed with aquamarine
radiates peace with purpose
steel dolphin joyfulness
as sun's waves reflect
hourly hues, seasons shades
ever-changing.
Supplicants knock on...

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Categories: supplicants, color,
Form: Free verse
Magic Biscuit
It’s a Magic Biscuit
Tender, flaky
Round of course
Golden contours
Awaiting hungry, stretching lips

The Magic Biscuit
Answers many riddles
And asks a few, too…
“How will I taste?”
“Will my flavor and...

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Categories: supplicants, allegory, magic,
Form: Blank verse
Two fires
In a lonely garden is a shrine
where upon a rough hewn stone is writ:
“GOD IS LOVE.”

The devoted supplicants make wail,
water the flowers, feed with crumbs
the...

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Categories: supplicants, religious,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
Congregation

Gathered in service 
we face our own solitudes, 
sharing perspectives 
we find common ground 
in this haven of hope, 
where fellowship trumps isolation.
Supplicants, worshippers, 
what's...

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Categories: supplicants, religion, perspective,
Form: Verse
Congregation
Gathered in service 
we face our own solitudes, 
sharing perspectives 
we find common ground 
in this haven of hope, 
where fellowship whips desolation;
supplicants, worshipers, 
what's...

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Categories: supplicants, spiritual, perspective,
Form: Verse
Precarious Miracle
For all that it is worth was contained in a single droplet of thought
in symbiotic deliverance
shall pass perhaps unnoticed by a billion suns
or find it’s...

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Categories: supplicants, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Manifold Blessings a poem for the season




Shadows stretch, and hungrily


they gobble up the cold and homeless,


Joe and Mary shiver, searching 


street fronts for some sign of meekness.





Mary's pregnant, Joe is jobless,


faith...

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Categories: supplicants, christmas,
Form: Quatrain
Congregation
Gathered in service 
we face our own solitudes, 
sharing perspectives 
we find common ground 
in this haven of hope, 
where friendship conquers friendlessness;
supplicants, worshippers, 
what's...

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Categories: supplicants, devotion
Form: Verse