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Best Survivals Poems

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SURVIVALS

We are all from an Osucaste,
those prepared for the gods of the land but rejected by the sun. 
The sand we march on are our...

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Categories: survivals, abuse, africa, art, care,
Form: Blank verse



Premium Member Pray that soon will come better days
PRAY THAT SOON WILL COME BETTER DAYS

Soldiers on patrol- 
drones on radio control…
They gain ground…as walls come crumbling down

Fire streaks through the night- 
embers burn...

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Categories: survivals, drug, hope, meaningful, peace,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member BIGFOOT

I am the hidden, the forbidden, and the lost link
Unto the creature called man?
The basic primal instinct, the raw inner fear,
That quivers within the interior...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: survivals, adventure, animal, fear, halloween,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AQUATIC BUTTERFLIES

Variations multicolored adaptations shimmering in the waters
Of hewed blue, beauties in the depths light show, yet these
Aquatic butterfly’s sting requires distances persuasion.
Deadly eloquence with a...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: survivals, adventure, beauty, inspirational, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Breathe
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Just breathe...

Breathe...Gasping, into light you're thrown!
Like glass, your turning leaf is blown
clear of sweet slumber's song but there's
no need of hers - you'll sing your...

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Categories: survivals, birth, creation, death, goodbye,
Form: Quatrain



Premium Member BIG FOOT

I am the hidden, the forbidden, and the lost link
Unto the creature called man?
The basic primal instinct, the raw inner fear,
That quivers within the interior...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: survivals, adventure, animal, conflict, history,
Form: Free verse
A Daughter's Protector
quick! grab the soft rose
your hand now aching, bloodied
thorns unconsidered

life's dream isn't always what it suddenly seems in ice cream's melted hope
not when a yearning...

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Categories: survivals, abuse, birth, daughter, evil,
Form: Haibun
I see PRIDE
 (2 Corinthians 10:12)
"Not that we dare to classify or compare ourselves with some of those who are commending themselves. But when they measure themselves...

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Categories: survivals, beautiful, bible, philosophy, spiritual,
Form: Narrative
In the blood
is in the blood
spirituality runs in our blood
so we confined in love 
to live in harmony 
where peace dwells
with no isolation

is in our blood
once we...

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Categories: survivals, africa, black african american,
Form: Epic
THE COLOR
“And God breathed into his nostrils the breath of life and man became a living soul.”
         ...

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Categories: survivals, bible, history, introspection, science,
Form: Free verse
Censorious Ignorance
by Michaelw1two

 Intonate a spirited debate,
 explore the subtlety of doubt;
 compassionately seal one’s conjugation,
 inspire pairing’s deity;
 self-survivals issue mute,
 its sequella, each by...

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Categories: survivals, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
FRIENDS OR FRENZIES
How usurping, how intact
the problem rising from my lack
the power line cord's react
chewed or lightning hit, blew stack!

Installed in '70's, contract
before the codes became exact
with...

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Categories: survivals, brother, friendship,
Form: Monorhyme
A Single's Net
A single’s net is cast
A single climbs the mast
To view a sea of profiles
Catching eyes, some color-blind

Some emails are soon returned
Some senders have not yet...

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Categories: survivals, love
Form: Rhyme
"MY FAVORITE WRESTLER IS THE UNDERTAKER!!!"
My favorite wrestler is the Undertaker
He's the real deal never a faker
And a awesome casket maker
Also a soul taker
He doesn't mind giving a powerful choke...

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Categories: survivals, adventure, devotion, faith,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beautiful sadness
Beautiful sadness

Dizziness takes hold, as life's light grows dim
Darkness invades, as realities fade
Breathing stops cold, survivals chances, slim
All functions slayed, succumb to hearts blockade

Empty voids...

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Categories: survivals, beautiful, death, health, heart,
Form: Sonnet
Survival
Survival is a progressively efficient viral machine outdoing all competition. 

Survival is an effortless, yet taxing, mediocrity sweetened by gratification.

Today Survival is a swirl of...

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Categories: survivals, i am, life, society,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Haiku or not Haiku
Haiku or Not Haiku


haiku or not haiku
is the choice left up to you
perhaps senryu

is more in tune with
your poetic desire
haiku set afire

lonely words seeking
ancient gratification
with...

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Categories: survivals, fun, humor, writing,
Form: I do not know?
A planet of dreams
A planet of dream 
the world is made 
up of a system 
some places it bitter 
some places is better 
yet we all live with...

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Categories: survivals, africa, confidence, courage, dream,
Form: Epic
The worlds crying lead
The worlds crying lead.

The way of want, is nothing to the being of having. The scraping of the earth, wisdom ignored, suicidal wanting that I...

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Categories: survivals, anger,
Form: I do not know?
Heal The BoyChild
Dear boy:

Do not enslave your thoughts to the ashes of Eden,
Do not build your hope upon the tight pocket of mental women learning to wipe...

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Categories: survivals, africa, art,
Form: Free verse
Strength Driven By Pain
Strength Driven By Pain

As I stare into your mysterious eyes it 
reminds me of all the wonderful times 
we shared, but then I blink and...

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Categories: survivals, abuse, adventure, confidence, courage,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Bristle Cone Pine
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Categories: survivals, devotion, god,
Form: Free verse
The UnderWorld Lying
Deep, dark, a place of living or myth 
Where does it exist except I ourselves 
Depths of the soul, survivals of The UnderWorld 
Hiding, striving,...

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Categories: survivals, absence, journey, life,
Form: Didactic