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Insist Poems - Poems about Insist

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Missed the Wars
... I missed Korea and Vietnam, growing up too slow for the harvest. Of the survivors, many seemed numbed, as if Nurse Ratched had broken their minds with a hatchet. Out of Iraq and Afghani......Read More
Categories: insist, poetry,
Form: Free verse

July 1st
...I Happy Birthday USA But the short and long of it Political correctness, sungay- pungay - America for short, United States in it "Norte Americanos", or US citizens Celebrate on July 4th And I ......Read More
Categories: insist, africa, america, betrayal, celebration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member To Waddle or Not to Waddle
... A brilliant doctor duck has by sheer dint of luck, hit upon an amazing remedy – without recourse to surgery – for straightening out what all onlookers laugh about and other birds can’t t......Read More
Categories: insist, animal, humor,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Unstable
...You think this is quaint, a case of the blues A handkerchief for a dainty cheek But I want to howl, I want to shriek I want to tear the world in two As you safely stand In your well-dressed la......Read More
Categories: insist, anxiety, conflict, depression,
Form: Rhyme
...Is this nightmare what I embody? I am stumbling around in my able body. I insist that this delusion is valid. I promise I am awake- this fog I can’t shed. One part of me is liberated. ......Read More
Categories: insist, mental illness,
Form: Rhyme

... when nothing else was going right and the shadows seemed to descend on everything I turned into a kind of nothing a perched nothing collecting voids a depressed archaeologist rummaging dust......Read More
Categories: insist, sea, self,
Form: Free verse
an unplugged medicinal walk
...taking a walk alone at home i leave my phone my purpose will not be defeated my opinion in many minds have been deleted so many things here for years i have missed taking a walk alone and unpl......Read More
Categories: insist, beautiful, sweet, time,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hubby Drags Back the Trash
... I cannot trust my husband to dump the trash, so I insist on taking it up. He has squirreled so much crap back into this house I make him put it into his office. His office has six recliners, two......Read More
Categories: insist, humor, husband,
Form: Prose
... in this dark nocturnal quadrant there would be sleep. but you insist insomnia, thinking random things. what other fun would you find in yourself? I mean, something that would avoid the rest, ......Read More
Categories: insist, confidence,
Form: Free verse
Another Ilene
...My first appointment for P.T. (To help my torn-meniscus knee) Had me arriving at the same Time as another with my name. She entered with a loud complaint – The elevator was too quaint And so......Read More
Categories: insist, identity,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Stay
...Don’t go away they say, As they tell me it will all be okay. Don’t fade away, they say, As they insist I best be on my own way. Don’t go away, stay, they say, As they hold me without sway. ......Read More
Categories: insist, psychological,
Form: Free verse
Wrestling with impasse to contentment
...Wrestling with impasse to contentment Dispense sing with fidelity blithely agog just me and mine dark shadow slinking along the edge of night doth blog passivity, the path of least resistance ......Read More
Categories: insist, abuse, adventure, age, anger,
Form: Rhyme
My Pen Sword
...With my eyes closed words come They wish to be spoken But I have no voice Words invade They insist on being heard I dare not open my mouth Words turn into feelings Emotions I am unable to exp......Read More
Categories: insist, art, devotion, inspiration, literature,
Form: Free verse
Open the Flood gates
...You open the flood gates if you say You come from the bush and are in power, So beside your regular pay Some misappropriation won't matter. Billions may pass on your belt each day And your hea......Read More
Categories: insist, allusion, corruption, extended metaphor,
Form: Rhyme
Ghosts and spirits exist
...I’ve continued to insist That Ghosts and Spirits exist But don’t their lips move For the points they prove Nor their arms for gathering mist Nor their ears as messages twist While listening to ......Read More
Categories: insist, creation, death, education, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme

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