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Dodoitsu Poems

Dodoitsu Poems. Examples of Dodoitsus and a list of poems in the correct poetic form and technique. Share and read Dodoitsu poetry while accessing rules, topics, ideas, and a comprehensive literary definition of a Dodoitsu. (New Poems Below)

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Premium Member Falling Short
We read our Bible every day,
And beg forgiveness for sin,
We put our faith in the Lord,
We hate our neighbours....Read More
Categories: bible, faith, forgiveness,
Form: Dodoitsu

Premium Member Got Knotted
Jack is going off to sea,
He wants to be a sailor,
He can dance a fine hornpipe,
But knots undo him....Read More
Categories: boy, dance, sea,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Knock Knock
Dog barking in the night,
Neighbours about to complain.
Knocking heard at the front door:
"Trick or Treat, Mister?"...Read More
Categories: dog, halloween, night,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Class Clown
       He disrupts the class with pranks;

            draws attention to himself.

            ...Read More
Categories: class, games, imagery, student, teacher,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Pseudobulbar Affect
At the funeral, some are
weeping, some wear sad faces.
But Jack bursts into laughter;
his nightmare come true.

Date written: 10/15/2019...Read More
Categories: emotions, grief, people, places, sad,
Form: Dodoitsu

Humanity Is Heaven
so many paths and true guides
just need our human conscience
if we are true on our paths
world will be heaven 

(Human Conscience Can Make The World Heaven)

- Monday, July 1, 2019 Chattogram...Read More
Categories: heaven, humanity,
Form: Dodoitsu
Faith*, charity-propped, shines bright

Bears good works, graciously right

Ministering in God’s light

Shares great love's delight!

*1Timothy 1:14 And the grace of our Lord was exceeding abundant with faith and love which is in Christ Jesus.

August 18, 2019
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Categories: blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, truth,
Form: Dodoitsu
Charity*: functional love
Constrained by God’s gracious care
Divine clemency sublime
Reaching me --- a wretch.

Charity: compassion-seal
Moving my heart by Christ’s love
To minister with gladness
Despite own burdens.

*2Thessalonians 1:3 We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because...Read More
Categories: christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, true
Form: Dodoitsu
Toward God’s lofty calling

Let’s press on with faith’s grace-might

Ministering to others

Sharing His love’s gift.

*Philippians 3:14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God 
in Christ Jesus. 

July 31, 2019
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Categories: christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, truth,
Form: Dodoitsu
God’s compassion* magnified

Christ’s meekness intensified

Lord’s provisions fortified

…I yield; pride… defied!

*Psalm 86:15 But thou, O Lord, art a God full of compassion, and gracious, longsuffering, and plenteous in mercy and truth.

July 28, 2019
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Categories: blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, truth,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Inexorable
An old man set in his ways
He picks up cigar smoking
Good luck getting him to quit
He's intransigent

Date: 07/23/2019
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Categories: people, perspective,
Form: Dodoitsu
With God’s great love* are good works

Great service of willing heart

Obedience: great attitude

Faithful* stewardship.

*1Corinthians 4:2  Moreover it is required in stewards, that a man be found faithful.

July 22, 2019
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Categories: character, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Love's Heat

                Love was a flame in the shade
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Categories: love, sunset, tree,
Form: Dodoitsu
Christ’s constraining love* sublime
Frees my heart from guilt’s fetters
Enclosing me with His grace
To enjoy His peace.

Around my Lord’s divine care
My soul seeks great revival
Toward fiery service-bliss
Against sin’s venom.

*Ephesians 2:4 But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love...Read More
Categories: appreciation, blessing, christian, god, jesus, spiritual, true
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Compromise
A wondrous balancing act
Everything falls into place
As two parties meet halfway
That is compromise

Date written: 07/03/2019...Read More
Categories: perspective, truth,
Form: Dodoitsu
God’s care-touch is so pleasant
Wonderfully jubilant
Such is His love* triumphant…
…brightly radiant!

With the Saviour’s loving care
I enjoy divine welfare
His compassion my acts bare 
…heart’s delight to share.

*Ephesians 3:19 And to know the love of Christ, which passeth knowledge, that ye might...Read More
Categories: appreciation, blessing, christian, god, jesus, spiritual, true
Form: Dodoitsu
When Soul Speaks
when soul speaks I must listen
when soul cries I will cry
when soul laughs I will laugh-
soul hones my conscience
...Read More
Categories: appreciation, philosophy, poems, poetry, spiritual, uplifting,
Form: Dodoitsu
The Only Sure Thing
you can bet your very life
on every single, “sure thing”
the only thing for certain-
someday death will come

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Categories: death, life, poems, poetry,
Form: Dodoitsu
The Arts Everywhere
Translucent wings keeping time
to crickets staccato notes-
a blue glitter-bug in flight-
dragonfly dancing

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Categories: animal, appreciation, nature, poems, poetry, sound,
Form: Dodoitsu
Doing best for family

Utmost sacrifice he wrought

Love-governed with God’s headship

Dad’s my real hero.

*Numbers 18:29 Out of all your gifts ye shall offer …of the LORD, of all the best thereof…

June 18, 2019
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Categories: appreciation, blessing, christian, father, god, jesus,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Please, Be Gentle
My heart is a fragile glass
But it's all yours to cradle
Please do not drop, and I'll hold...
Yours so gently, too

Move me Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Richard Lamoureux
Date written and posted: 06/14/2019
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Categories: feelings, heart, metaphor,
Form: Dodoitsu
From the sea of smoking souls
I am parted to emerge,
imbuing by aether silk;
the space of your sound....Read More
Categories: longing, love, sea, sound, space, surreal,
Form: Dodoitsu
Premium Member Smitten
Moment by moment, she stays
So tightly woven into
The tapestry of his thoughts
Smitten, at first sight

Date written and posted: 06/14/2019...Read More
Categories: crush, love, memory, romance,
Form: Dodoitsu
Full of compassion’s bounty
For my soul’s eternity
…my God’s love*, hearty! 

          Bereft of complexity
          True affection’s purity
     ...Read More
Categories: appreciation, blessing, christian, god, jesus, love, spiritual,
Form: Dodoitsu
I melt into the colors
blending into pigments bold
i sense the light within them
bursting azure skies

the ecstasy of colors
in sunlight’s golden fingers
depicts a wondrous palette
nature’s art transforms.
...Read More
Categories: appreciation, art, color, environment, nature, poems, poetry,
Form: Dodoitsu