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Best Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction Poems

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Premium Member Went Fishin'

Submitted to the "Gone Fishin" contest
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Trollin’ the islands at Texoma,
It was April, 1964.
New rod and reel in hand,
I’d NEVER been fishing before.

A Garcia 2510T casting...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, adventure, april, crazy, fish,
Form: Rhyme



A euphemistic dinner conversation on idioms
Avoiding the unpleasantries of the Barbarians At The Gate                ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, allegory, humorous, political, satire,
Form: Free verse
Heroes need Heroes to
So who do you look up too?
Wishing you could repeat their acts of daring do!
Dying to escape your self build shell,
Dreaming that you were like...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, hero, life,
Form: Iambic Pentameter
HEAVEN DESCRIBED
DESCRIBE HEAVEN 

To describe heaven… let me see,
from ideas in my head?
From scriptures that have been twisted,
or verses…that I’ve read?

Heard, “Truth is stranger than fiction,”
at...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, faith, god, paradise,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Have or have not
Appreciate the truth
Do you? 
Would you rather a person not telling you
And let you go on your merry way without knowing?
When someone chooses to tell...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, faith,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member RUN
The truth is stranger than fiction.
As they say,
you can’t make this stuff up.
It was the middle of summer,
And I was looking for a way to...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, black love, daughter, dog,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Hot Chicken Sandwich


An old saying, “truth is stranger than fiction”
Is a lot more truthful than the word of a chicken
They don't trust humans
The bond loosens
When they're turned...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, humor,
Form: Limerick
It s not rocket science
Cup of Joe
Cut to the chase
Between a rock 
And a hard place
Back to square one
Piece of cake
Dime a dozen
Truth is stranger than fiction 

Cold turkey
Down...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, angst, destiny, hyperbole, identity,
Form: Lyric
Requiem for a dream
REQUIEM FOR A DREAM

 

A time will come when pace will stop and numb we will become

When home will be your cage and survival the...

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Categories: truth is stranger than fiction, angst, cheer up, encouraging,
Form: Rhyme