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Best Surgically Poems

Below are the all-time best Surgically poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of surgically poems written by PoetrySoup members


My Left Breast
strange it was there just the other day 
hanging about as usual, 
reminding me in my mirrored image 
of my definite femininity 
now gone, am...

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Categories: surgically, introspection, life, loss, sad, social, me,
Form: Free verse



On Poetry and Prose
A bridge from colloquial to courtly 
fare
A span where idealism and fantasy 
pair
A railway to the existential realm; 
celestial lair 
A conduit through which rational...

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Categories: surgically, on writing and words
Form: Rhyme
Vacant Eyes
You've seen that look before,
so many times that you lost count
It's the look of hopelessness,
the look of despair
Vacant eyes that no longer care
Who let the...

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Categories: surgically, depression, hurt, pain, sad,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Asian Epicurean Quest
Asian Epicurean Quest

At the heart of China Town, Kuala Lumpur (capital of Malaysia) is Petaling Street.
  
Domain of hustlers, hucksters, cheap-jacks and diblers; purveyors...

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Categories: surgically, food,
Form: Prose Poetry
Two Thousand Miles
She bathes my soul within her
Sanguine waters ardently
Inundating my senses whole
I become upon her embrace
We become one spirit aloof
Within both light and darkness
Depraving sharp hunting...

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Categories: surgically, caregiving, devotion, hope, introspection, life, love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The 7 Gentlemen
"You can't shout. You can't even cry.
The 7 Gentlemen are coming by.
Looking in windows. Knocking on doors.
They need to take seven and they might take...

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Categories: surgically, fairy, magic, may,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Rejected Thesaurus
Once again
“Man”
Fails

A faulty miscarriage of stanzas and exhaled anomalies,
“Man” withers
Unto a Shakespearean passing

“Man” testifies
Verbal precedence above cedar scented opinions
While providing expired empathy to their disfigured...

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Categories: surgically, corruption, life, people, slam,
Form: Free verse
Psychoanalysis: A Touch of Insight
I relaxed on the couch to feel at ease, 
the psychiatrist sat across from me.
This wasn’t any normal physician- 
He was my subconscious personified.

A flow...

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Categories: surgically, emotions, feelings, psychological,
Form: Blank verse
The Mirror Lied
You were seduced by silicate reflections,
unflattering images
of your perceived epidermal imperfections 
The bedroom mirror showed you
your deepest fear
It's crystalline voice told you
what you wanted to...

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Categories: surgically, beauty, image, sad, self,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member A Healing Knife
              A heart besmirched with grime
      ...

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Categories: surgically, emotions, heart, heartbreak, heartbroken, hurt, pain,
Form: Tristich
Monofilamania
It is so hard to let go of love,
lovingly.

It sharks, 
unpeels more gut more quickly
than reel or reeler ever lost
in all those years of lazy...

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© Jack Scott  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surgically, allegory, passion, woman, memory, sea, fish,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Alfred Hitchcock
Alfred Hitchcock,
known for his awe and shock.
May have tried to impress Betty Hutton,
by surgically removing his belly button.

His belly button was surgically removed !!
© Feb...

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Categories: surgically, funny
Form: Clerihew
Premium Member The Good Society
Is there a doctor in the house?
A cryptic message from the uniting nations,
looking for yet another credentialed ecotherapist
to surgically remove all our economic and political...

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Categories: surgically, community, earth, health, nature, political,
Form: Political Verse
The Turkey Surgeon
I get this job every year
I have never been to medical school and I am just a lowly nurse
Yet it seems that every year my...

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Categories: surgically, america, funny, thanksgiving, thanksgiving day,
Form: Free verse
My Cat
A nonchalant paw hangs, eye’s shut, ears open
My sentimental pretence maintains your interest
You do not know my cruelty, my brutality, my malice
Your sustaining hand is...

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Categories: surgically, animals, death, nature, pets
Form: Free verse
Overrated
I can't afford to flinch 
in the presence of adversity 
gotta remove any negativity 
and I mean that literally, surgically 
letting go of what's been...

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© Corey Ross  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surgically, life,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Feral Cat Options
CE - Capture/Exterminate
Not only is this inhumane, it doesn't work at any rate.
A "vacuum effect" is all that will create,
vacuuming outside ferals into a territory...

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Categories: surgically, cat,
Form: Rhyme
Feelings Left Unsaid

He looks at her
with mutilated disgust
The gentle touch on his shoulder,
from the woman she now is,
changes the look on his face
Through no fault of her...

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Categories: surgically, cancer, feelings, love hurts, marriage,
Form: Free verse
Cerulean Odyssey One, 1 - 4
1

I came walking on daytime’s wake
a pigment dry palette of dreams
filled my pockets with hope
digitally mastered visions of glory
fuel for the broken fires of passion
each...

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Categories: surgically, allegory, inspirational, life, philosophy,
Form: Epic
Portrait of a Hanging

With the opening of my fortress cell,
solemn-faced men come locust invading in
Their mouths smile not, and eyes neither grin
as ceremonial words pursed lips expel
A deer...

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Categories: surgically, dark, death, horror, imagery, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
Unnatural Selection


“Boys will be girls,
and girls will be boys”

Utter false parenting
The power of impotent suggestion
by the ignorant immature

God made the male and the female;
and at birth,
it’s...

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Categories: surgically, bible, confusion, gender, wisdom,
Form: Ode
Apache Scalpel
I want to take a scalpel
And surgically remove countenance
I want to fire a chainsaw
And massacre fast food consciousness
Sever and slash rinky dink rememberance

If you want...

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Categories: surgically, death, education,
Form: Free verse
Holistic Mind Wipe

It’s the purest form of mind wipe known thus far,
erases all mental defective stigmas
Especially that stubborn frontier viral strain
Individualism is a fretting disease ...
thinking you...

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Categories: surgically, humorous, identity, satire, science,
Form: Light Verse
Deformed Thumb
Deformed Thumb

Every time poetry when I want to write
Could never hold right hand real tight;
Thumb to me did look like a thimble;
Should this become my...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surgically, religious,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Health Optimizing Investments
If we were to follow a health model
for optimizing both economic and ecological wealth outcomes,
then investment in public and domestic educational systems
for active ecotherapeutic practice
and...

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Categories: surgically, culture, earth day, happiness, health, life,
Form: Political Verse