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Familiar Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormFormCategories  
Life To Let Celestine Ikwuamaesi Free verse Free verse familiar, spiritual,
Body Of Fossil Wood Subimal Sinha-Roy Terza Rima Terza Rima familiar, analogy, death, dream, imagery,
Away Fritz Purdum Rhyme Rhyme familiar, i love you, travel,
Premium Member Poem country girl bare feet wayne tolbert Rhyme Rhyme familiar, art, child, clothes, grandchild,
SUPPER AT THE CAUSEWAY Christine Phillips Narrative Narrative familiar, appreciation, business, fish, food,
Familiars Lyra pendragon Free verse Free verse familiar, cat, friendship, women,
Morning Fog Maurice Rigoler Light Verse Light Verse familiar, imagery, weather,
Relationship Rick Davis Free verse Free verse familiar, poetry,
Premium Member Poem My school Crush Faraz Ajmal Rhyme Rhyme familiar, first love, i love
Premium Member Poem OBSESSED Brian Strand Verse Verse familiar, lost, perspective,
Earthbound M. Renee Taylor Sonnet Sonnet familiar, beauty, dream, earth, love,
'CRUSH' MY DREAM Twinkle Thakrar Prose Prose familiar, 12th grade, age, care,
Friendship Subimal Sinha-Roy Rhyme Rhyme familiar, friendship, joy, memory, old,
Premium Member Poem Brotherly Laura Leiser Free verse Free verse familiar, friendship,
Premium Member Poem COSMIC HORSE RACE david lines Rhyme Rhyme familiar, faith, heaven, horse, judgement,
Premium Member Poem Friend Me John Rockk-Fiordelisi Bio Bio familiar, absence,
Baggage Jacob Jones Free verse Free verse familiar, best friend, i love
Lonely Is My Lover laurie mahoney Ballad Ballad familiar, angst, depression, heartbroken, lonely,
Long Gone Beauty In Poetry Rhyme Rhyme familiar, emotions,
An Outing Ravinder Soni Free verse Free verse familiar, destiny,
Premium Member Poem SIGNS Brian Strand Verse Verse familiar, life,
Abode Ravinder Soni Free verse Free verse familiar, emotions,
Premium Member Poem MR WILLIAMS FACT OR FICTION JENNIFER PROXENOS Rhyme Rhyme familiar, fantasy,
Night Terrors warren marc Free verse Free verse familiar, dream, night,
50 Words for Poe: Baskervilles Lady Labyrinth Romanticism Romanticism familiar, dark, gothic, romance,
Premium Member Poem Beauty James Inman Free verse Free verse familiar, beautiful, beauty, love,
Premium Member Poem Is That You Mumma Lu Loo Rhyme Rhyme familiar, baby,
Premium Member Poem Wish for a Day was Granted Caren Krutsinger Narrative Narrative familiar, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Premium Member Poem An Innocence about Her Caren Krutsinger Blank verse Blank verse familiar, fairy, fantasy,
Premium Member Poem Don't Get Caught in the Woods After Dark Tom Wright I do not know? I do not know? familiar, child, dad, funny, scary,
Angelic Christopher Nova Ballad Ballad familiar, angel, beautiful, black love,
CHANGE Toni Orban Free verse Free verse familiar, break up, change,
packing my case jane Gomm Free verse Free verse familiar, beach, best friend, birth,
Water Joel Lee Rhyme Rhyme familiar, life,
Done fighting Stewart Annie Everestus Free verse Free verse familiar, freedom, success,
Premium Member Poem Moonin' Jack Ellison Limerick Limerick familiar, devotion,
Premium Member Poem Evolution Eyes Steven Delauder Free verse Free verse familiar, animal, dark, humanity, nature,
Premium Member Poem MUSIC OF MY YOUTH Line Gauthier Free verse Free verse familiar, fantasy, growing up, innocence,
Premium Member Poem Our Father Patrick Cornwall Prose Prose familiar, angel, bereavement,
50 Words for Poe: Azrael Lady Labyrinth Free verse Free verse familiar, dark, gothic, imagery, mystery,
Let me go Alisha Aslam Rhyme Rhyme familiar, anxiety, death, deep, depression,
Trapped in a cold world richard nnoli Epic Epic familiar, africa, care, deep, humanity,
Premium Member Poem Trespasser Susan Jeavons Free verse Free verse familiar, anxiety, betrayal, child abuse,
Kepler-186f Brian Johnson Light Verse Light Verse familiar, humorous,
Mind bendingly Real T.I.R.O. JY Free verse Free verse familiar, appreciation, cool, crazy, dream,
A Fork In The Road Alix Cesar Classicism Classicism familiar, fate,
Always Something New Brenda Chiri Couplet Couplet familiar, change, education, environment, life,
Perfect Storm Ahmore Anderson I do not know? I do not know? familiar, absence, allegory, anger, betrayal,
Spring is in the Air Mark Lucas Couplet Couplet familiar, seasons, spring, technology, weather,
The Unknown Brita Roy Rhyme Rhyme familiar, destiny, fear, feelings,

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Familiar Poem Example

My Torment

A fleeting still small voice tries to warn me
A sudden overwhelming desire to run
The tell tale taste of metallic flakes
Means my nightmare has begun

Everything around takes on a ghostly pallor
A landscape of anguish and corrosion
A moment of silence before the violence
The flash of light, the brilliant explosion

The sound of the Sun fills my ears
Fear, my throat, though none escapes me
And paralyzed I clench my eyes
As my tormentor prepares to rape me

And it's endeavor is absolute
Consumption is its ultimate goal
It exists to chase me so it can erase me
Whilst feasting on my soul

And then that familiar salty smell 
The sudden rush of warmth so stings
Engaging me relentlessly
In vile unspeakable things

Over and over and over again
My limbs stretched and wrought
As it's teeth tear my bones bare
It's mind defiles my thoughts

And still wounds beget wounds beget wounds
As in the mouth of madness I suffer
And with every injury he just seems to be
Rougher and rougher and rougher

Then just as suddenly as it began it ceases
And for a moment I am clearer
And then the true horror of it all
Is revealed in a darkly lit mirror

There in front of me stands my destroyer
Face flush with it's fill of my pain
And I find that it's eyes and mine
My God, they’re one in the same

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