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Why do some people commit suicide?
When is enough enough
What makes them decide
To finish living
Before the end of their ride
Why do they want to come to an abrupt end
Nobody knows what's around the bend
Perhaps they are under too much stress
Have feelings...Read More
Categories: know, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member A Glimpse of Your Story in Poetry
A glimpse of your story
In poetry
And we think we know you

A line resonates for me
And I smile
Seeing us as friends

You honor me 
With comments
And I like you more

Poetry links us
Savoring our truth
Keeping our memories alive

...Read More
Categories: know, poems, poetess, poetry, poets,
Form: Free verse
Gun Point
He spins around and faces me, his legs plant down just right.
No longer will he run from me, he’s fixing for a fight
He reaches down and so do I, I grab my trusted Glock
I raise it to his chest real...Read More
Categories: know, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member If Dogs Ran for Office
Dogs leading the world makes me giddy with pure happiness.
There would be no deception, but lots of friendly reception.

Dogs leading the countries, means not a lot of barking.
Only when they feel threatened, and then secret service would know.

Dogs leading the...Read More
Categories: know, dog,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member I Know I am Being Witchy
I know I am being witchy
My glare is strong angry even
But do I stop?

I am not ready
To get over this bad mood
Holding on to it
For silly reasons

My husband asks if I want anything in the store
Just to be able to...Read More
Categories: know, woman,
Form: Light Verse

da della pasta
from a street
in Cartagena

into a 

so Italian
surely i was
in a time warp

for i

i was still
in Colombia but
fooled by the food
so authentico

and even

the wine was 
from Italy so
after paying
my bill


of using
the usual
gracias i just 
had to say

grazie...Read More
Categories: know, muse,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member To Give To All
Flower in the crannied wall
What purpose have you there
Full blossomed through the rain and snow 
For be you there to let us know
The sun will shine again tomorrow
And darkened clouds filled with sorrow... 

Will fade away into the...Read More
Categories: know, inspirational,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Girl Gone Gladiator
She opens the DSM-5 to page 666,
Know Thyself,
who among us is not a Beast somehow,
she's enthralled by Imperfection,
It explains the scars on her heart,
if she believed in Perfection 
then she would need to accept her own nature
she would have to...Read More
Categories: know, wisdom,
Form: Epic
If he still had a voice
The day the angels came, i didnt then know why,
Untill i saw my fathers eyes, as he began to cry,
I had to tell you dad, that i was not alone,
My family that had passed, just...Read More
Categories: know, angel, bereavement, children, death, devotion, funeral, sympathy,
Form: ABC
Solo and Ensemble contest was this Saturday
And I was asked not to go
My youngest daughter had a part
She sang her pretty songs.
My pickle is the bitterness in my heart I hold
Is more or less a cancer for my soul
And it’s...Read More
Categories: know, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
I'm Thrilled
I'm thrilled to hear that you got 3 month inside. You did bird. Do you know how happy I am? I want to shout from the highest steeple and jump with joy. You did 7+ years of crime: drug dealing,...Read More
Categories: know, animal, conflict, friend, hurt,
Form: Verse
Premium Member My best friend
What exactly is a friend?
What does that word mean?
Is it a magical connection?
Can they really be seen?

Can they mend a broken heart?
Put it back in remission.
Or do they only come around
under certain conditions?

They can make you smile
and they can make...Read More
Categories: know, friendship, love,
Form: Rhyme
You Never Come
You never come when I need you
You never come when I am thinking about you
Your never come when the sun is hot
You never come when I am gallivanting in my pretty frock.

I saw someone today wearing a hard white hat
And...Read More
Categories: know, absence, anxiety, city, confusion, cry, encouraging, gender,
Form: Narrative
I've just counted up to ten
And missed that number out again
It's between three and five
And it rhymes with more
I need to keep this rhyme short
I have not got much to report
I know the Chinese lose their breath
In their language this...Read More
Categories: know, 10th grade,
Form: Rhyme
So many nights
When I close my eyes 
You’re in my sights
I can’t disguise 

The pull, the swirl
Captivating breeze
Of an island girl
The thought, oh please

Let time stand still
sun do not rise
The things I feel
Under evening sky’s 
My one and only
Know who...Read More
Categories: know, deep, dream, longing, love, magic, romance, romantic,
Form: Lyric
The Chinese Official
I awoke to the pungent smell of perfumed wisterias;
Bursting from twisting bines hang masses of purple blooms.
 In far away Wuyuan I know Springtime sits upon many
    Crowded terraces;
   Again I pang for you...our cozy...Read More
Categories: know, devotion,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Life in Deep Space
True freedom can feel like an exquisite jail
Our inhabited space bound by bars we drink in.
Child’s nutrition once favored, a lap dance now passé,
Our restaurants change with new owners, or chefs find
New orbits, food loved fades as children leave home...Read More
Categories: know, faith, life, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Memories of May
When the sun starts to pale in September,
I remember the things we did in May.
Ere our flame became a dying ember,
Hopes were high and our hearts were young and gay.
We didn't stop to think as time flew past
That love cannot...Read More
Categories: know, first love, memory,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Old Man on the Front Porch Swing
The dew lays thick on the October Morning, 
The last for the advent of frost.
With my blanket I sit on the front porch swing,
And wait for the paper to come.

Leaves, weathered and brown are the spring buds now
Which cover the...Read More
Categories: know, age, friendship, youth,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member crannies of tears and years of fears
the wonder of you radiates the wonder of me;
for time shan’t stand still when all is lost in nooks
and recesses of where my mind used to wander-
now melodrama of the night has been ceased,
and all who walk the road to...Read More
Categories: know, betrayal, dark, deep, extended metaphor,
Form: Verse
Premium Member GREEK EVIL EYE
Beware, beware my friend of the evil eye,
It is mere jealousy that others see and spy,
So always have one in your home,
Often seen in a Church dome,
An evil eye can bring you harm, make you cry!

An example or...Read More
Categories: know, evil,
Form: Limerick
Relationships VII
Love is a beautiful thing. Love is believed to be the most powerful emotion in human beings and many of us still have no idea what love truly is. The word love has been given wrong meanings, abused and used...Read More
Categories: know, care, crush, cute love, friend, me, mum,
Form: Personification
Premium Member Changing Views
Changing Views

The coffee in my cup is bitter, 
like the bad taste in my mouth. 
I have been up too long, 
to take back the night,
as the morning has come, 
and it is bright, 
beyond my dreams. 

I have searched...Read More
Categories: know, crazy, for him, graduate, growing up, image,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Former Ghost

In the kitchen she sits on a three-legged stool.
She died in the living room,
her heart burst, and out flew
all the skills of her hands.
Now she cooks the twilight between the days,
the dried fruits of yester-years.

I watch her thoughts take shape,
how...Read More
Categories: know, poetry,
Form: Free verse
I don't love you anymore
I don't love you the way I wanted to, 
And you forgive me for lying. 
All my love for you has flown by, 
The whole love shudder passed. 

You never know how it will end 
And our feelings are no...Read More
Categories: know, emotions, lost love, love, love hurts,
Form: Blank verse