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Best Synapses Poems

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Escaping Rhymed Detonation
Malevolent imploded uncontrollably, 
  twisting wildly maniacal posies
   amid diabolically toasted brainstem, 
angst uncompromisingly yanked tresses 
  purging stinging speech patterned...

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© Paloma P   Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, allegory, hyperbole, imagery, imagination, moon, symbolism,
Form: Imagism



Premium Member Spider Robinson's Plug In
sitting, spine curling, eyes glassy in rebound reflection 
internal struggle in cyberspace brings smiles and a few brief howls
feeding off my own mass, I disregard...

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Categories: synapses, addiction,
Form: Sijo
Premium Member UPbeat

Before there was a world or a word 
there was unfathomable loneliness
in the gaseous expanse of pin pricked night
an infinite course of vibrations, sound
nascent, coalescing,...

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Categories: synapses, god, inspirational, introspection, longing, passion, universe,
Form: Sestina
Premium Member Blue

Cool, they describe you
Yet your energy is vigorous, enduring
Short, compact waves of intense photon packages
Dancing on the retina in steady, fluid rhythm

A clear language of...

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Categories: synapses, analogy, blue, color, metaphor, science,
Form: Free verse
Heal the world
I want to heal the world, but how?
 Do you feel the same?
 Giving out love to get some back again....

Do we all desire just...

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Categories: synapses, analogy, appreciation, beauty,
Form: Rhyme



Rhythm And Poetry
        Damn where is my mind at, striving and finding the best way to adapt,

   ...

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© Quincy Mac  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, destiny, dream, meaningful, psychological, rap, surreal,
Form: Rhyme
Sapiosexual
I am sexually attracted to intelligence.

Intimate conversations springing from an

eloquent mind, undressing my conscience

and making love to my thoughts.

Giving me cerebral stimulating orgasms from

live interchange...

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Categories: synapses, poetess, sexy, woman,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member ENTER INTO MY MIND
ENTER INTO MY MIND

Enter into my mind an existential maze – a passing phase of distortion  
where illusions create beliefs and biographical misapportions.
From start...

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Categories: synapses, allegory, allusion, creation, how i feel,
Form: Free verse
Sanity
Espresso and billows of cigarette smoke
start your life each day, to underwrite and
elevate the squeaky neurosis you display.
Freud and Prozac and Xanax keep you level
but...

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Categories: synapses, funny,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
Apostrophe in Time
water weeps wildly
whilst washing away your
jesting foolery.
I saw the sun annihilated
	Against backdrops of liturgy
Lethargic activity that earns
	It’s title as the Earth’s endearing child
Against backdrops of...

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© W. Hunt  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, sympathy, universe,
Form: Free verse
DEPARTURES
I never overcame your departure brothers
since then
my feet walk crippled
the kidney only filters half of the residues
my heart partially collapsed
and beats insufficiently
the gastric juice became...

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Categories: synapses, death, loss,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Violence, The Norm
Why is ANYone surprised by this violence?!?
Our icons, and heroes, and mentors, and 
Example-setters, many of them with visibility
And fame given to them ONLY by...

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Categories: synapses, anger, hate, philosophy, violence, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member August Storm
It started the 8th of June
moving away from too familiar
into too alien,
finding no sane oasis between.

Vibrant greens relentlessly fade
to wilting mono-academic drought.
Brown patches emerge with...

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Categories: synapses, angst, dark, depression, hope, rainbow, storm,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Progressive Rock
On the energy waves of the eons,
Of lyric and line ever-forming,
One is injected, transported,
With all vibrations bursting
Through the human heart and mind,
The jolting edge of...

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© Carol Mays  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, encouraging, faith, humanity, music, visionary, world,
Form: Free verse
aHa: a poetic noetic instantiation in three acts
rushing inference, imminent insight
suddenly its clear, a gut feeling
       swooning, reeling,
 cross-connected hemi-sphere
syncopated, reverberated, totally aware

open bi-ways, ahh blue-sky...

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Categories: synapses, music, mystery, parody, peace, science, visionary
Form: Limerick
BIG data
So, I'm told I have 100 billion neurons
(by someone ignorant of youth's indiscretions)
each with about a thousand synapses,
to connect its own specific grandeur or fear
to...

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© Goode Guy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, computer-internet, imagination, introspection, philosophy,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Back Door Side Door Front Door : Which door might a Confucian take
 
                   for René Etiemble  (Jan....

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, tribute, son, books, books, poems, son,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Repeter Depuis le Debut
Répéter Depuis le Début 
The Pink Studio, by Henri Matisse, 1911.

Perception fuses like melted rose quartz,
fuses on the lens of Matisse’s puzzled eyes
like the naiveté...

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Categories: synapses, art, marriage,
Form: Free verse
Flicker of the Mind
How fleet is a flicker of the mind
Perhaps with a noble thought assigned
To explore some lofty domain?

Electrical impulses move about
Seeking logical connections, no doubt,
And thought...

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© James Tate  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, introspection
Form: Rhyme
Patterns of Pain
Pausing to breathe before falling
into patterns of pain.
Synapses fire with memories
materialized from tissue.

Why pain?
Where IS sorrow in the grey matter
and why does it matter
this pattern...

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© Sue Mason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, nostalgia
Form: Free verse
I was
I sat in the bath 5 years of age
My mother telling me someday i will find a wonderful husband 
That is going to take care...

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Categories: synapses, emotions, girl, identity, love, repetition, spoken
Form: I do not know?
Pushing Your Morality
Pushing Your Morality

Pushing your morality like a drug.
A street drug without effect.
An addictive placebo.
An open invitation to dine with scum.
A street drug without effect
That you...

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Categories: synapses, depression, poverty, psychological, drug,
Form: Pantoum
Evolution IV
Virtual 2050 reality ...
synapses no longer fire
they've begun to retire
into encrypted text
programmer proscribed
in the language of math.
Plasma screen progress
as hands are no longer held,
nor mouths...

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© Sue Mason  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: synapses, computer-internet
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It Is Not Only The Candle Wick That Burns
It is not only the candle wick that burns this windy autumn night.
There was a tinge of scarlet as well - now shockingly visible! -
behind...

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Categories: synapses, appreciation, change, imagery, introspection, nature,
Form: Shape
Premium Member God's Side
Between the between’s,
Where the vastness of Universes,
Comprise the backbone of cosmic structure.

Where comets create neural synapses;
And plasma pulses nourish black holes;
Where solar flares erupt,
Spewing spasms...

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Categories: synapses, devotion
Form: Verse