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Best Surrogates Poems

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Premium Member The Pied Piper from New York City - Part Two
The Pied Piper from New York City – Part Two

This is quite despicable and very inappropriate for someone holding the 
“Highest Office in Our Land.”...

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Categories: surrogates, allusion, america, betrayal, corruption, judgement, new
Form: Political Verse


Tanglewood untangled me, took my breath away
each moment of Sibelius, Mahler, Rachmaninoff 
sweet violins, trumpets,...

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Categories: surrogates, anti bullying, appreciation, depression, memory,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Things
Art must mount a full-scale attack on language itself,
by means of language and its surrogates, on behalf of the standard of silence.
Susan Sontag.

I talk too...

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Categories: surrogates, philosophylanguage, language,
Form: Free verse
Who is the real threat to America?
The Mexicans? The illegal immigrants? The Muslims?
Or the Manchurian Candidate in the White House?

Anybody who has ears to hear...

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Categories: surrogates, angst, freedom, future, patriotic, political,
Form: Prose
Confessions of an Insomniac
In the wee small hours of the morning
When sleep will not oblige itself to come
One thought leads to another and yet another
And my brain will...

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Categories: surrogates, introspection
Form: Free verse

Letters written in fetters - 4
Dearest son,
                      This was...

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Categories: surrogates, father, father, father,
Form: Free verse
To Yevai
Meet me here angel surrogates
for i have allowed my eyes to consume your make
and out of oblivion exploited my appreciation.

You bayonetted me with a warm...

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Categories: surrogates, love,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Rick's Big Surprise
Rick’s Big Surprise

Newt hid out in the buckeye state
Nothing tonight added to his slate.
Paul’s grass roots youthful surrogates
Continue quest for delegates
Loss of Liberty is his...

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Categories: surrogates, people, political, seasons, night, night,
Form: Rhyme
There was no space between 
the bonsai.

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Categories: surrogates, art,
Form: ABC
 Never seen a day light for quondam
impediment in abdicate quitdaim
auctioning what thinks best incessantly
believing it’s a good stomping realm
eatoboree and drinkoboree in deterioration with...

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Categories: surrogates, anti bullying, anxiety, art, blessing, city,
Form: Epic
She Who Watches, Waits
She who watches, waits upon
the dreaming rock and drinks
  the panorama cast before;
she who waits, watches for
the setting sun and ponders at

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© Tony Bush  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surrogates, adventure, family, life, love, mother,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Polarizing the Populous
Polarizing the Populous

Heaven’s tide is far and wide as they manage in their malevolent mockery
Their hands are tied and losing pride, dining without candelabra crockery

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Categories: surrogates, giving, humanity, solitude,
Form: Rhyme
Fort Prop G Company


Ten campaign soldiers
marching in a straight line
One took a sound byte mine misstep,
then there were only nine
Nine loyal watchmen
guarding the golden Tower gate
One fell asleep...

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Categories: surrogates, allusion, corruption, metaphor, political,
Form: Burlesque
The Birth and Rebirth in a New Dawn
Steam driven ashes and lava from volcanoes
Obscure tomorrows
Exploding from bean pods and tomatoes
Beseeching and seeking halos

Our lives require
To earn a rebirth
Inspire and inquire
Whether a new...

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Categories: surrogates, poems,
Form: Free verse
What Happens If We're Wrong- II
We were told that one man and one woman
was outdated, too old, and passé,
that any two souls were entitled to
the chance to go and have...

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Categories: surrogates, children, how i feel, introspection, parents,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fighting for Peace
No matter how big the war 
whether nation against nation or
two men in a bar, the result is the same: 
In my lifetime nearly constant...

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Categories: surrogates, peace, war,
Form: Free verse
irony meters blowing gaskets
the Irony meter gasket
is blown again and again
with every statement
of our chaos president

and his endless surrogates
promoting the latest Presidential
on spot guidance by our great leader


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© jake aller  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: surrogates, america, angst, anxiety, death,
Form: Free verse