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Best Syringes Poems

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Premium Member Bionic Syringes
 A virus borne on mosquito wings
 Carries more than a bite that stings
 It can spell certain doom 
 For the baby in...

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© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syringes, scary,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member A Small Stain Of Blood
an early morning rise,
up the stairs
walk into the bathroom 
in the sink
a small stain of blood.

less than a measure of yesterday 
pulling a baby out...

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Categories: syringes, child, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Talking Door - Mental Hospital 1
I sit with the wall against my back. The wall refuses to move despite endless requests.

The door opens and closes its mouth, it wishes to...

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Categories: syringes, allusion, anxiety, mental illness, metaphor,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Exclusive Birth Rights
Exclusive Birth Rights

I am German and guilty as charged by history and evil parental culpability
privileged by life and proxy thus I refuse to forget ancestral...

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Categories: syringes, humanity, , memorial,
Form: Free verse

Saint Luke predicted me long time ago,
While the Book of Revelation warned you about me.
I am raging...

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Categories: syringes, fear, hope, sad, me, me, sun,
Form: Narrative

The HIV-AIDS Crisis
At one point, there's no cure for HIV/AIDS. The virus has affected not just the
African-American community, but the entire human race, as well. The whole...

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Categories: syringes, on writing and wordsrace,
Form: Epic
The Greatest Nation of them All
Little pebbles of broken glass, litter the streets, but the children run barefoot anyway.
Stubbing toes, contracting disease, playing with cigarette butts and discarded syringes.
The teens...

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Categories: syringes, addiction, imagery, slam, society, urban, drug,
Form: Blank verse
How Lovely
How lovely, isn't
It, to have an 'off' switch, shotty wiring
And all,
And a presence lined up to ****?

They are always there
To cauterize the wounds of emotional...

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Categories: syringes, abuse, addiction, angst, courage, dark, depression,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Last Tear
Walking down Lehigh Ave in North Philadelphia where I used to play

Now I see teenagers playing with dirty syringes and caps of rock

Women strutting and...

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Categories: syringes, death, old, old,
Form: Narrative
Bionic Betty: Another True Tale from the Mental Ward
Betty was bonafide crazy. She had shot her husband after a night of drunken quarreling, and was in the state mental hospital instead of being...

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Categories: syringes, crazy, woman,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Bouncing Ball - Mental Hospital 2
A new day, a new exercise, a new function. Yesterday they said I resemble a bouncing ball, today I am, skimming and skipping. All round...

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Categories: syringes, allegory, analogy, satire, self,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member A Faithful Bed - Mental Hospital 3
The day has come, a smiling sun shines through bold bars, across the room to the door, ajar, projecting the bars on the door as...

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Categories: syringes, allegory, funny, humorous, mental illness, satire,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Colour of an Uncomfortable Truth
The colour of an uncomfortable truth

Bullets of ecstasy white powder clear spirits
shots into nothingness forgetting looking away
Translucent syringes monochrome devastation
fighting for a better world wholeness...

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Categories: syringes, abuse, addiction, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Crowd That Is Me - Mental Hospital 4
It is a strange inner world, if you live there alone. In me eight boys hide, a couple of villains, some discarded toys, screeching birds,...

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Categories: syringes, angst, anxiety, humorous, mental illness,
Form: Prose Poetry
Growing Old
What are these on my nose?
They're also hooked on my ears,
Oh of course it's my glasses,
So I can see things near.
What's that creaking noise?
It sounds...

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Categories: syringes, age, growing up, growth, old,
Form: Rhyme
Red Bloodied Romance
An extra shot of whiskey,
To keep my hands steady,
A potent dosage of psycho,
To kill everyone in this fermented grotto,
A torrent of tears,
To drown my homicidal...

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Categories: syringes, drink, loneliness, romance, woman, engagement,
Form: Rhyme
Trap House
The stench of piss, vomit, and feces 
immediately hit my senses
as I step over dirty syringes
and white, powdered filled baggies 
the imperfect combination
of junkie and...

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Categories: syringes, addiction, adventure, anger, conflict, confusion, crazy,
Form: Free verse
I Stand Amidst
To dwell among the ruins;
littered with broken bottles and flattened plastic cups,
stamped out cigarette butts
Cast off lottery binges,
crushed ghetto dreams and empty syringes
Poisoned by so...

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Categories: syringes, black african american, pain, society, truth,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Miracle Workers
In the dank dreary domain of leeches 
blood suckers swim willy-nilly hither and thither in the murk.
Aquatic bloodhounds sniffing the water they zero in on...

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Categories: syringes, 10th grade, 12th grade, blessing, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Last dance with the last Amira
On a pale July winter
I danced with the last Princess
In the middle of a sordid one room...
So long after sunset and so far from dawn

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Categories: syringes, africa, anniversary, pain, passion,
Form: Ballad
Click on connect,
To a world brought together,
By Sun, Cisco, and Gates,
And cybervixens named Heather,
You or your business,
Can be what you dream,
No matter the cost,
Or so...

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Categories: syringes, business, destiny, fantasy, history, internet, irony,
Form: Rhyme
Crystal Death 2K11
All is dark,  
out of the shadows,  
eyes of a  
Great White shark;  
Blank stares...

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Categories: syringes, confusion
Form: Rhyme
A Happy Place
I.	Creation

Before the troubles of the world infect the soul
The magic of imagination creates a womb
Devoid of torment, pain, and stress. Rainforests, 
Jungles, beaches, other worlds...

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Categories: syringes, childhood, introspection, life, mystery, philosophyworld, home,
Form: I do not know?
Inches make feet without inches there is no foot without beginnings there is no work without measure there is no dearth without a ruler...

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Categories: syringes, mystery, natural disasters, nature, philosophy, satire,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Inner City Blues
Syringes in fence palings
condoms on park benches
street sweeper drinks whiskey
at four in the morning
opera house silhouettes
the bridge of dawn
first ferry tugs out
rust and ropes
like stale...

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© Uwe Stroh  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: syringes, absence, allegory, art,
Form: Free verse