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Brass Tacks Poems

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Premium Member Hillary Elementary
Oh Hillary, dear Hillary what did I hear
Your emails were given without any care
The powers that be have relented this truth
To empower your foes with the absence of couth

Oh Hillary, dear Hillary what did you say
More "glittering generalities" one could...Read More
Categories: brass tacks, political,
Form: Rhyme

Post Summer Solstice 2018
(stock up on photons while they last)!

Reduction asper daylight hours to worship
will immediately arise after
     2018 North American orbital trip,
viz zits summer solstice (human primal
     solar deification) riding astride spaceship
Earth, albeit 6:07...Read More
Categories: brass tacks, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
Email To Republican Bob Corker
lemme git down to figurative and virtual brass tacks 
and risk introducing this veritable unknown citizen, 
   who feels Trump stacks

odds against supposedly “making America great again” - 
   vis a vis when pool sharks queue...Read More
Categories: brass tacks, anxiety, dark, environment, evil, fate, fear, political,
Form: Dramatic Verse
I don't give a F
Can I have just one? we'll take this in baby steps
Nevermind the bravado and holding up your rep
You're hogging them all, won't share, that isn't fair
It's so easy to say, now do it stare upon stare
You say you don't care,...Read More
Categories: brass tacks, character, encouraging, fear, giving, hate, heart, men,
Form: Rhyme
Can't decide if I should slap myself silly or have another cuppa decaf
There are days like these when life patently doesn't come easy
like peas and carrots, tea and biscuits, moonshine & sun's resign,
more so resembling ill-assorted poked chocolates' wrongdoing of
dissemblance discombobulating conceivability mid hokey designed
disorderliness, inasmuch mute poetry impatiently awaiting lavishly
gifted muse's...Read More
Categories: brass tacks, confusion, crazy, humor, hyperbole, parody, poetry, silly,
Form: Alliteration

And Aim
By the blank firing squad we waited as the soldiers
loaded brass tacks and high angled themselves in 
line. Filling the glass lungs stood before that 
apathetic gaze, full by the noon day's glare.
	Bitter Orange cast across the 
metaphors imagery climbing...Read More
Categories: brass tacks, angst, confusion, death, depression, faith, health, imagination,
Form: Free verse