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Premium Member UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: XLVII - Tongue-Twisting Epigrams
UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: XLVII - Tongue Twisters

If you want to « have » your cake and « eat » it at one and the same time, simple enough, just split it into two equal parts like...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: affirms, england, humor, satire, sensual,
Form: Epigram



Premium Member TIMELY FRAGMENTS


Old Jambu tree
Still bearing fruits;
Generous delights

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NDP crowd
Massive tapestry;
Community celebration

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Each passing year
Affirms our country;
Diversity in oneness

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We celebrate
Our little red dot;
Gratitude remembers

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So much to see
So little time;
Familiar complaint

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Fireworks display
After The Pledge;
Poignant philosophy

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Politics means action
Mere words concede;
Happy results...

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Categories: affirms, blessing,
Form: Haiku
To Know This
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqUsAHTUPTU&feature=related

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"First time I ever recognized Bipolar for what it is; I found-yes, it 
was me. Writing... precious-gift-honorable... the-antidote-fate; 
my-advocate"

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Bipolar--rushing-a trip, trip tripping-along-trip-trip tripping 
along-grappling whispering yea grumbling--gambling-
groaning-the sounds; echoing--unholy banter.


"Snickering-liar hell bent on-you-yea-ha; with-
eager-intention-you yes,...

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© James Long  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: affirms, inspirationaltime, prayer, time,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member CoArising Comprehension
My LeftBrain is busy reading a book
on what Systems Theory
and thinking
and experience find encouraging
for WinWin social change,
where no losers are allowed to fail
at thriving away from WinLose capital stuckness
in everyday mundane egocentrism,

But,
at the same time
my...

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Categories: affirms, analogy, appreciation, change, culture, humor, integrity, music,
Form: Political Verse
REDEMPTION BLUES
REDEMPTION BLUES
I
SLUMBER
I slithered through, I waded through
Its bitter pills I tasted,
I had its bitter feel at the tip of my tongue,
A taste I was never to forget for long.
Moments of tears
Moments of bitterness 
Moments of...

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Categories: affirms, courage, faith, hope, inspirational, life, pain, me,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The New Testament

The Word of Eternal God
Which is the power of Eternal God for salvation to everyone who has faith
Is set forth 
Displays its power in a most wonderful way in the writings of the New Testament
Which...

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Categories: affirms, bible, christian, devotion, faith, religion, religious, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
Neo Soul in the mirror
Staring in the mirror,
 listening to a tune or two;
 quite  a few.
 Feeling overwhelming,
 yet, spanking brand new.
 
Heart spinning to a rhythm,
 deja vu',
 once before, a simple, yet  complex groove.
...

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Categories: affirms, music, me, me,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member Miss Remembering
There are some of you I know
who think that I’ve forgotten,
my first kiss, or even my first kiss with you
(in love’s soft hopeful beckoning).
So I’m writing this to soften blow
to those who think me perhaps...

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Categories: affirms, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member WE HONOUR THE LORD IN OUR TRIUMPH
Lord, we honour You in our spiritual triumph* that shows Your compassion…
Always ready since our regeneration 
Surely available for our sanctification
That we may be more faithful in our spiritual devotion.

Lord, we thank You for our...

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Categories: affirms, anniversary, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member BE OF GOOD COURAGE
“Be of good courage.*”  Such declares God’s sovereignty
Along His leadership as the supreme Almighty Deity---
Bowing to Him with humility
Submitting myself to His authority
Keeps me strengthened against my own debility.

“Be of good courage.”  Such...

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Categories: affirms, blessing, christian, courage, faith, god, jesus, trust,
Form: Rhyme
Bon Voyage In Your Life Journey Ahead
I, (though ye feel averse associating
with birth father) attest,
perhaps undeserving your vicariously quest
regaling, surmounting, and triumphing
storied Penn ultimate academic conquest

affirms his pride and joy at
stellar success no credit to this beastliest
inept papa, who winces with...

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Categories: affirms, adventure, beautiful, devotion, education, hate, i love
Form: Elegy
Another man's wife
In love I was lost
I plunged headlong
Oblivious of the consequences
For she was fair to behold
E’en fairer than the lily of the garden

She took me by my hand
And together we strolled
We explored the new frontiers of...

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Categories: affirms, confusion, lost love, romance, sadlove,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member COMMON HEART PROBLEM
Heart problem?  That's common to all; and nobody is exempted!
"I'm well; I'm healthy."  You and I can declare such, when prompted...
Yet... the nagging question keeps on reverberating - - -
Like you, I'll face...

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Categories: affirms, christian, confidence, devotion, faith, god, heart, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member SIGHT



Night puts to flight
Slant of the last light,
Veil of darkness slights,
Exit lot most bright


Night puts to flight
What day streams most bright,
Veil of darkness fights,
To squeeze away light.


Day hurls in due sight
To lift deep dark night,
Light...

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Categories: affirms, allegory,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member TRIUMPHANT TRUST IN THE LORD
“Trust in the LORD*.”  Such declares God’s sovereignty
Along His leadership as the supreme Almighty Deity---
We must bow to Him with humility
Submitting ourselves to His authority.

“Trust in the LORD.”  Such affirms God’s greatness
Along His...

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Categories: affirms, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, trust,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member WALK IN THE SPIRIT
“Walk in the Spirit!”*  Such declares God’s sovereignty…
     …His sovereignty as the supreme Almighty Deity.
            We must bow to...

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Categories: affirms, blessing, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
Cricket World Cup
Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
Cricket now is definitely a professional team sport. 
The World Cup...

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Categories: affirms, celebration, destiny, faith, fate, games, international, world,
Form: Heroic Couplet
The train to the Paradise
On the death bed for cessation, a platform free from brawl, 
I perceive in peace my debilitating breath.
And give off a brief one as I hear my call,
The one from the train to the paradise.

My...

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Categories: affirms, desire, dream, fantasy, imagination, joy,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Faith
What do you want me to write?
I think I will write about faith
What is faith?
Is it something you can see
can grab, can hang onto?
Yes, yes, and yes
You can see in someone though not visually, with...

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Categories: affirms, faith,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member FLINCH-SOURCES
Flinching affirms my humanity with its frailty
And confirms my uniqueness midst flinch-inflicted diversity.

Topping my flinch-cause which oblivion can’t subdue is tooth prophylaxis
Surpassing every physical pain I have experienced of gruesome crisis.

Next, I admit my emotional...

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Categories: affirms, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, pain, spiritual,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Rilke's Book Of Hours

He begins his poems with a negative tone
But there is a positive affirmation of God’s creation
Indirectly affirms the beauty of divine image
As he laments, “Disguised since childhood”
Though one bears the image of God
One comes of...

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Categories: affirms, art, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
To Know This
And so it exists, to be filled.

Honor, chivalry, are not a farce.

Wasted time, kills.

Opportunity, is but a jest.

Only one moon, many stages.

Time befriends, the hand of grace.

Faith is willing love is open hope, is honest.

A...

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© James Long  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: affirms, inspirationalwords, prayer, love, poetry,
Form: Prose Poetry
Silently
Silently   
By Dave Stinnett

We are silent people, really, and I often listen close
to what my body, in it's silent way, can say
my skin has never talked to me but speaks of years gone...

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Categories: affirms, introspection, me, me,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member VBT Practice 1 and 2 of 112
Each half breath has a point of cessation
Yet the voids differentiated by intuitive intention
The beginning of exhalation return to space
Whilst commencement of inhalation divine grace

Geometrically we may assign lungs to the Anahata
Breath flow from nose...

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Categories: affirms, spiritual,
Form: Rhyme
To Soar
Gone are the days of childlike hope and dreams.
Our tender years were cast on life's broad streams.
Rich mem'ries float on waters still serene, 
while thoughts drift past the seasons in-between.

That final bend of river not...

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Categories: affirms, death, faith, flying, friendship,
Form: Quatrain