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Internalised Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormFormCategories  
Premium Member Poem DESERVE Lifes' Tapestry Free verse Free verse internalised, wisdom,
The Islanders YASEMIN BALANDI Rhyme Rhyme internalised, adventure, appreciation, courage, inspirational,
Premium Member Poem Back Seat Driver Kai Michael Neumann Free verse Free verse internalised, race,
Premium Member Poem Victim Or Victor Kai Michael Neumann Free verse Free verse internalised, change, , cute,
Tremors in Troy Thabang Ngoma Rhyme Rhyme internalised, emotions, feelings,
The Pedestal I Put You On Tony Bush Rhyme Rhyme internalised, love, passion, longing,

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Internalised Poem Example

The Islanders

The Islanders

We live in an Island
Surrounded by water
Both murky and crystalline
In water we put our trust
To protect us 
From the outsiders
Our lives are internalised
We become the outsiders.
We are the Islanders!
Our imagination is pixied
Our dreams not fluid
or solid but shattered.
Our faces closed. 
This paradox is not what we desired.
We live in Diaspora in Dystopia!

Therefore the water lets us down
Again and again!
A bridge over it, we build
to reach out to the others
Embrace otherness
To embrace compassion
Afterall the word is the very epitome of the womb
From which we are born!
The healing begins in our core!

 No longer are we Islanders.
But we are the tamers of the water
The builders of the bridges!
The healers and the healed.


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