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Burn The Midnight Oil Poems

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Premium Member Giggles in the Library
We both had a passion
for books and nooks
so the library was always
a great place to meet
till Shush! Shush! we’d hear
Be quiet now! from the librarian
With the face of a mule
well you know we’d melt
into one giant gigglefest
and ditch the sullen...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 7th
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Fear Frenzy Makers

While we sit with our coffee and poetry,
The Fear Frenzy Makers burn the midnight oil.
Digging up lies, just anything man!
To stuff up your brain like cement in a can.

They've succeeded in making you believe the
world is ending and...
That only chemicals...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, abortion, america, anger, perspective, political,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member GIGGLES IN THE LIBRARY


We both had a passion
for books and nooks
so the library was always
a great place to meet
till Shush! Shush! we’d hear
Be quiet now! from the librarian
With the face of a mule
well you know we’d melt
into one giant gigglefest
and ditch the sullen...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, adventure, friend, fun, humor,
Form: Free verse
The Tiller of the Ground
Day and night I work the soil,
For I am cursed to work the ground.
In the fields I burn the midnight oil,
For to my plow I am bound.

To my bed I hope to retire,
But the ground brings forth futility.
So Daily I...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, future, judgement,
Form: Lyric
Sex Life Of A Crayfish
Is checking crayfish gender easy as you might guess?
Tugging on the legs results in quite a mess! 
First know your species, molting phase and such
Lift the legs and "peeks" won't tell you very much
 
Gender identification your first step towards...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, dedication,
Form: Rhyme



Show Me The Money
OK!! Love is good, love is good,
But hey, will it buy me food,
For bread with love can I pay,
And my bills and taxes too, I say?

For love, much I will toil
And burn the midnight oil,
If love be the legal tender
I'll...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, life, love, love, me,
Form: Rhyme
Three Graces
Kissed by the rebel mouth of Dionysus

set tight against their fulsome lips;

lapped into shapes by intoxicant tongues,

arms fused in a chain of swaying hips.



Tiptoe this sisterhood of Athena,

this trio in bright synchrony;

blown back on Acropolis stilettos,

risen skirts above the stockinged...Read More
Categories: burn the midnight oil, allegory, life, passion, philosophy, love, sensual,
Form: I do not know?