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Best Sweated Poems

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Premium Member Slavery in Haiti
Haiti, the home of voodoo practices
Seventeenth Century Spain cedes to France
Catholic Spaniards trembled when they saw
“Dead” men revived to wander in trances

A vile poison can...

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Categories: sweated, history, socialgod, men, night, god, men,
Form: Quatrain

Glimpse an empire in sweated palm burdened with pain centuries old; 
Horrors and stalagmites hang in beautiful tragedy Gods have told:
Within soil surrounding bluest calm,...

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Categories: sweated, loss, nature, time
Form: Sijo
Dung on a Rung

Surly Sally slipped and lost a flip flop
at a hearty party in a bungalow with Billy.
while dancing and prancing to hip hop
whirling and twirling and...

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Categories: sweated, funny, recovery from...,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member She Craved
For the beast.
Amidst his lair
In candle surround,
Ripped white linen clings
As their sweated bodies writhe.
In unification, his seed
Shall spawn the beginning of the dark.
Whilst his translucent...

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Categories: sweated, dark, fantasy, love, lust, passion,
Form: Etheree
I Want
Yah! Let me tell you,
Let me tell you about the last struggle in our country
2000 political violence.
Those days thousands of people lay dead  ...

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© Nqo Mafu  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweated, confusion, inspirational, peace, me, people, cry,
Form: Narrative

Premium Member Bougainvillea
On, on, on...
her heart sweated symphonies 
of how things would be.
A life, a home, a body 
skilfully curated,
delicately weathered,
draped in bougainvillea...

and the judges would swoon.


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Categories: sweated, life,
Form: Free verse
You left the garden in a mess.
Strange thing for a gardener.
But they say those with trades 
leave their own home last on the list.

I remember...

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Categories: sweated, cheer up, courage, garden,
Form: Free verse
Mother Nature's Early Menopause

We forced her into menopause way before her time 
Prematurely Mother Nature’s in menopause
and we’ll regret of our crime.
We cut off her tresses that once...

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Categories: sweated, earth, earth day, environment, meaningful,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Ode to the Madman
Ode to the Madman

It was heaven in hell, both.
It was 115 degrees and I was in hell.
But heaven was in sweltering Palm Springs.
And I tasted...

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Categories: sweated, tribute, beautiful, me, women, heaven, beautiful,
Form: Ode
Guts, Determination Blood Sweat and Tears
Guts, Determination Blood Sweat and Tears 
Who can say they have not used that combination
That is the combination that makes famous people, heroes and idles...

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Categories: sweated, family,
Form: Prose
Premium Member When Three Cousins Played
Three cousins played a “game’ of war
A map of Europe spread across the floor
No adults there to keep the score
As each of them wanted more...

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Categories: sweated, war,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Vanity Press
dear  mr. electrician
you're a man of distinction
thank you from me and the spouse
for rewiring our house.

you have worked hard
no wire out of place
you toiled...

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© Ken Duddle  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweated, funny, satire, work,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men - XXVIII
Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men – XXVIII


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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweated, anti bullying, black african american, courage,
Form: Epigram
Never Fight Alone
I got mad. Didn't know how to use my energy. So I made this song on the piano. I want to sing it with my...

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Categories: sweated, absence, abuse, addiction, adventure, analogy, anger,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Rwanda's Why
I'm driving through such beauty, this lush rural countryside. I find it hard to believe that my 
career has taken me to here. Being where...

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Categories: sweated, africa, death, people, places, world,
Form: Prose Poetry
Who Am I
Who Am I?

Because I was born out of wedlock, 
My mum and dad taught me that the poor were good, 
And that so many just...

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Categories: sweated, beautiful, bible, courage, easter, god, gospel,
Form: Free verse
the refugee
A Refugee 
He had been given a lift by a Lithuanian truck driver
to a little town in inland Norway where the winter 
starts in September...

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Categories: sweated, boat, boyfriend, business, care, celebrity, chicago,
Form: Sonnet
Our Sid felt well-jaded 
his sweat, it cascaded 
he feared the end was well-nigh 
his head was a-pounding 
a hush ultra-sounding 
he all but stared...

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Categories: sweated, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THE WIND
Soft and gentle.
Tenderly kissing
Cheeks and hair.
Vieing with the ardour
Of the noon day sun
To cool the sweated brow.
Impudently tugging.
Breezing along rooftops,
Rattling doors and windows.
Prying into every...

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Categories: sweated, nature
Form: Personification
Muted by Authority
They never predict the consequences 
Of their hurtful words;
To them, cruelty is a way
In order to make all pay! 

You all have witnessed how it...

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© Guru Jad  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: sweated, fear, power, teacher,
Form: Free verse
On giving up heroin
On giving up heroin 

and all night long I danced with the crooked hand of death
and the crooked hand of death danced with me back,


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Categories: sweated, addiction, care,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member AN ELEGY FOR ENGLAND recited
Posturing politicians pursuing their
pompous persona,oblivious of the
obvious,contemptuous of the common
man,and common sense that therein abides.
Such bella-donnas,a deadly night-shade
in their braying bubble poisoned...

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Categories: sweated, political, social,
Form: Elegy
A Morning of Don David Daewoo
(Please read "An Evening of Don David Daewoo" at before this)

Inside a specially constructed secret closet was the Danish Daewoo's son,
(It looked like the...

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Categories: sweated, funnymorning,
Form: Ballad
The Song Of The Nation
We sing the song today withal our pride
For the nation who gave us our life,
Let us forgive for a day all enmities
And solely beclam their...

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Categories: sweated, dedication, inspirational, day, song, day, freedom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Easter Sunday Realization
E very window that I look out of
A stounds me with the breathtaking views
S imply the greatest views in the world
T he backyard of my...

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Categories: sweated, easter, life,
Form: Acrostic