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Reflective perspective (what you see is what you get)
What you see is what you get. 

When I look in the mirror I see I’ve got it.
Perhaps I’ve got a bit too much of...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, funny
Form: Prose Poetry



Premium Member ps WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET
Strange
letters-
wysiwyg...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, hope, on writing and words
Form: Epigram
A Toast To The Naive
To all those who think their thinking will understand life and love, war
and peace, hate and forgiveness, good and evil, hell and heaven...

To the intellectuals...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, analogy, appreciation, imagery, irony, mystery, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
The Scar - Written in collaboration by Lynn Marie and Victor Buhagiar
Are you happy with your work doctor?

Look at me when I talk to you.

I looked in the mirror you know.

Mirrors don't lie.

What you see is...

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© Lynn Marie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: what you see is what you get, angel, anger, angst, conflict, emotions, hate,
Form: Free verse
My biggest fear was...me
I guess I cant hide anymore 
I must be upfront with who i am, who I've been all these years
I'm not the average girl
Yea, i...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, life, fear, me, new years day,
Form: Free verse
Peach Pie And Ice Cream

There's a corner store, 
serving fresh Peach Pies,
and exotic fruits you wouldn't even recognize,
people drive for miles,
faces bright with smiles,
as they taste one big slice...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, humorous,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member My Bio
I was born in the City of Angels where there was diversity and lived there until we all moved to the temperate forest gardens within...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, integrity,
Form: Bio



Premium Member Lean on Me
lay your head on my shoulder
feel free to cry, but know I care
     if you shake, I will steady you
 ...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, friendshipfriend, friend,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Who Am I
“What you see is what you get” is cliché,
and not so interesting or so profound.
But ask me who I am, I have to say
that’s one...

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Categories: what you see is what you get,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Acronym Soup


Now here's a definition of MACHO 
I've never ever heard before
“Male Acting Childish, Hormonal, and Obnoxious”
When I read it, I started thinking of more

There's the...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, humorous, , cute,
Form: Quatrain
The Simple Life
THE SIMPLE LIFE

VERSE 1:
Common sense is telling me
you’ve had a change of heart
well what you see is what  you get
you knew that from the...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, beauty, life, simple,
Form: Lyric
I never knew a love before - Warning, it's a long one

 I never knew a love before


Of you my proudest moments stand
For only I can see
This life was once a jumbled mess
Much more than it...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, longing, love,
Form: Rhyme
Some Bully Have Cars
you drive pass 
with window in car 
and yet the street 
you drive on is not your concern 

it just happens to be me 
your...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, black african american, caregiving, health, slam,
Form: I do not know?
I Am Just Me
So much going through my mind these days
Trying to be patient and wait for it all to fade
I want someone to love me by whats...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, deep, emotions, feelings, how i feel,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Straight From The Hip


You've all heard the expression

“He shoots straight from the hip!”

The official dictionary translation...

“To speak directly or frankly”

Actually I would hope this applies to yours truly

No...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, feelings, happiness,
Form: Narrative
True Friends
True Friends
Author Dana Redricks
October 09, 2014

True friends are hard to find,
And the one you find is like a rare 
Jewel; real friends accept you as
You...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, conflict, friendship, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Shooting Star
The cord was cut and I took another step.
Wasn’t sure about all I saw but it seemed to take my breath.
A cool drink of water...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, song-lyricme, star, me, star,
Form: Lyric
The Price Of Progress
                   The Price Of Progress

We talk of...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, truth,
Form: Narrative
What You See
What you see is what you get, 
But what you don't see, you don't get.
Because, you see, I have worked very
Long and hard at hiding...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, introspection
Form: Free verse
Now Judge This Book By Its Cover
It’ so sad to SEE,
A REALITY.
That judges a book. By the outside they SEE!
A book is not the only thing they judge! By its outside...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, life, world, woman,
Form: Verse
Night Life Death Day
Heard them preaching from their pews
As you glanced up at the clock
That there’s safety found in numbers
So you’re following the flock

Into clubs and bars and...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, angst, introspection, life, people, song-teentime,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member SOME MORE FAMILY STORIES recited
TRUE GRIT
He like a drink
did granpa  Shreeve
Sergeant stripes stayed on
his sleeve- Victorian born with
buckled belt ,boots,trousers braced;
strong silent,with twirled of moustache;
rigid of back,upright no...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, family,
Form: Bio
Congruity
 The forces of nature are being perverted, turning good into bad, and the bottom line, 
the key to it all is profit. 
 Primates...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, visionarynature, fear, money, nature,
Form: Lyric
Who Am I
Angelyn is my name, you know 
that already
Beside my looks and what you 
hear and see
Do you really know who I am and 
what I...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, self
Form: ABC
Peach Pie And Ice Cream
A piece, set to the melody, 
meter, rhythms and my own rhymes 
for Frederick Loewe's song, 
'On The Street Where You Live.' 
from "My Fair...

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Categories: what you see is what you get, family, humorous,
Form: Verse