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List of General Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem The Blessing of Adversity Brian Johnston Rhyme general, life, love,
The former Double Life Of Matthew Scott Harris matthew harris Narrative general, grief, hurt, meaningful, memory,
Twenty First Century Civilization Gone Askew matthew harris Free verse general, america, death, destiny, heaven,
Premium Member Poem FYBROMYALGIA Gordon Alexander Free verse general, health, pain, people, strength,
Premium Member Poem Dudleys Letter Part 6 Maurice Rigoler Narrative general, bible, history, religion,
Premium Member Poem A WORLD APART YET WE HAVE THE BEST OF EVERYTHING James Edward Lee Sr. Free verse general, appreciation, assonance, desire, endurance,
Premium Member Poem Rascal's Bastion Duncan R. M. Ferguson Dramatic Monologue general, character, child, political, society,
Premium Member Poem Liberty Bow Face Freddie Robinson Jr. Rhyme general, allusion, imagery, truth, wisdom,
Premium Member Poem The Visit, Part I Artsieladie Sharon Donnelly Rhyme general, abuse, horse, love, trust,
INDEPENDENT BROTHEL Kporho Vwede Daniel Blank verse general, 7th grade,

Smiling in Infamy
by KENG CHUAN SENG
Smiling in Infamy

NAJIB Razak might be jailed up to 125 years and fined a total of RM210 million if found guilty of corruption in relation...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, betrayal, community, memory,

Theater of Utter Charm - Part 25
by Walter Alter
part 25

there is enough pretense to deal with
when the future delivers
disappointment after disappointment
and the roles you play become stale
and you cling to the trend in...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, how i feel,

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Gomorrah Toys
by Freddie Robinson Jr.


Military maneuvers,
conducted by starship troopers,
make a Lot of king Chedorlaomer noise

Earhole space
penetrated by the Pentagon puffing pace ... 
stealth sound of smoke signals
Warning drumbeat signs...

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Alliteration | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, truth, violence, war, wisdom,

Stephanie Dodds
by matthew harris
My never ending
     search for whatever
     this psychologically gout
riddled rhyme stir to
     write...

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Elegy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, 7th grade, 8th grade,

The Relevancy Of Aristotle Within The 21st Century lesson 1
by matthew harris
“The more you know, the more you know you don't know.”

Said quote attributed to Aristotle,
     stands the test of time,
 ...

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Elegy | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, 11th grade, celebrity, for

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A Life, In Nine Lines
by Edward Ibeh
Nine lines...Nine lives? Oh, how I wish I were a cat...
           But I'm human, satisfactorily....

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Bio | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, life, me,

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Koop Flew the Coop
by Maurice Rigoler

The late Charles Everett Koop
has flown his earthly coop.
Imagine his disappointment in Heaven or Hell
where neither needs a surgeon general....

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Clerihew | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, humor,

My prayers
by Aliza Kashmala Kiran
My Special Thoughts & Prayer: (Poem)
OH ! Allah AlMighty i pray to you today 
From inner course of my pure heart and pure soul 
some...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, allah, blessing, faith, humanity,

Aftermath Of Hurricane Florence eye one
by matthew harris
Florence hydra logical might -
tee pseudo tentacles, monstrous sight
didst bring watery plight,
deluge rivaling Noah - bliss oblige
     epic flood of biblical
...

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Dramatic Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, 6th grade, america, depression,

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Before our time
by doug pederson
Before our time

cobblestones filled in with rain
crowded by thirsty mourning doves
just down the road a bit
connects the noted Canterbury lane

flower pots hanging by the windows
of...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, life,

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FREEDOM: In Memoriam
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton

FREEDOM: In Memoriam


The Falling Man
chose Freedom
many chose Freedom 
on that day
Free Fall or not
WE MUST 
never forget them
for in them lived 
LOVE
We must 
never forget
ALL
for...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, courage, freedom, love, memorial,

Existential Conundrum
by matthew harris
detangling figurative philosophical,
     (i.e. ineffable) thread tightly bound
most likely requires a greater capacity
     (than mine) to expound,
considerably...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, 10th grade, 11th grade,

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In the Shade of The Old Apple Tree
by Marc Acrich
In the Shade of The Old Apple Tree
In the shade of the old apple tree was where Jeff Sessions agreed to meet with me,
he told...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, political,

Ineptitude and Lassitude
by john sensele
Sometimes for fun men worship a gun
To shoot a recruit, to vanquish a victim
Whose only fault lies in a bun
The poor nibble in a starving...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, poems,

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Hey Adolph How You Doing Buddy
by Marc Acrich
Hey Adolph how you doing buddy?
Still playing in the bath tub with your toy subs?
Dreaming of the day you can stick it to your dad...

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Prose | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, war,

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An acquired taste
by Gershon Wolf
I want to be a fireman
  I want to be a cop
I want to be a celebrity
  Don't want to work at I-Hop

I...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, career, future, growing up,

AS ONE
by Anyabolu Ifeanyi Gentle
AS ONE.

Sweet things happen,
But not all of a sudden,
The banner over life,
The general language in the heart of mankind,
The same feeling witnessed by different races.


Our...

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Romanticism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, love, passion, valentines day,

CLASSWORK
by Kporho Vwede Daniel
CLASSWORK 

Still on the chalkboard
Miss Teacher fell like a ply board
As horrible chants hovers
Fear and shock linger all-over 
In tears our Headmistress yelled
Uniform man between...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, 7th grade,

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Symposia
by Jesse Rowe
[To the editor of the classified section:
please run the following in the Events Section each week]


Symposia, symposia, symposia now every week
We’ll hold them every Saturday...

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Enclosed Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, angel, funny,

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Asili Ya Kibinadamu---Human Nature
by James Edward Lee Sr.
Asili Ya Kibinadamu---Human Nature 

                    ...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: general, analogy, appreciation, humanity,