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A Love's Dialogue
Unique: I need someone to hold me and tell
me it's alright.
I need someone to hold my hands and feel
my pain.
I need someone to kiss away my pain.
I need someone to look into my eyes and...

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Categories: allusion,
Form: Dramatic Verse



Premium Member The Pied Piper from New York City - Part One
The Pied Piper from New York City – Part One

Dare his name be said?
I say, of course, Yes! 

The Pied Piper, himself, is the man, the myth, the legend.
And they, the so-called incurious lot of...

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Categories: allusion, america, betrayal, corruption, judgement, new york,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member SOCIAL PRIVY
justice 

What does this vastly misunderstood word mean to you? 

Too what ends? 

May we seek? 

Who(m) may guide us? 

Endless deliberation (spiss spiss spiss)

Debated and glorified by us all 

Beloved; instilled among (a) core...

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Categories: absence, abuse, addiction, adventure, allusion, analogy, anxiety,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jean-Louis Barrault As I lay dying
Heavy storm was sweeping dark Paris streets
Lit with dim lights that dreary November night 
With ghostly shadows lurking in the corners
Cold wind dancing with dirty wet leaves fallen 
In the water pools in the middle...

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Categories: allusion, art, death, french, imagery, life, philosophy,
Form: Ballad
Premium Member MY EYES THE PAINTING PHOTOGRAPH IN THE SKY- -
"I am a painter and my eyes are the paint brushes I had if I look up with my open eye I see the Horizon I see the clouds to be continued
Oh shutter as I...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, appreciation,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Premium Member The Reunion
They came from as far a way as New York and Dallas Texas. The class of 1981 wasn't a large class, it was the very first class of a very very private school. Their school,...

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Categories: allusion, death,
Form: Prose
PSYCHOTIC TRIP
PSYCHOTIC JOURNEY
by
JOHN M. ARRIBAS


Feeling really beat,  I went to bed early last night
Suddenly awakened feeling something’s not right
There was total darkness, I was not in my room
Lying on a cold flooring, with a feeling...

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Categories: allegory, allusion, dark, dream, evil, horror, night,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rise Above It
A man who lacks a sleep schedule.
In a home that houses not only him
But his very own mother
His daughter who comes equipped with
Her very own mother too

Honey girl rises with the sun and sets with...

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Categories: allusion, analogy, anxiety, betrayal, deep, discrimination, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Original Mask of Alabaster
A wince doth lurk wearing which wicked gaze,
Of conniving cast shadows ‘tween my windowpanes.

Gazing through the window’s diaphanous gelid glass, 
I see a flushing fluorescent misty haze of frothy brass.

It floats aloft the frost of...

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Categories: addiction, allusion, confusion, dream, evil, horror, night,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Burning truth steps forward
Something that stuns me from revelations awakening 
All good people of the world see you Isis 
clearly diamond cut your scale tips heavy 
with the wealth that's stolen from foreign lands 
to build weapons of...

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Categories: abortion, addiction, allusion, betrayal, child abuse, creation,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Knowledge is a genie Once let out of the bottle it cant be put back
1
Profound insight climbing the mountain
The higher you go the more beautiful view 
Opens up wide spread in front of you
You see the world under your feet
Overwhelmingly liberating experience 
Shocking overpowering, and scary
You play walking on...

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Categories: allusion, deep, humanity, philosophy, symbolism, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
African Dream
It must have been the darkest, deepest fate time create,
People saw and forgot the impact when history intervened. 
We forgive and endure, but our minds will not forget
The Bizarre world trying to suppress our African...

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Categories: africa, allusion, character, dream, future, history, people,
Form: Ballad
la la di dah dah la
Earth dwelling mongeese are neither toys nor coins and pedalling backwards then forward is not considered the primary way of jet propulsion off a very high hill. So one two ping means fried rice coming?...

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Categories: allusion, baptism,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Vapor Barrier Mastic
Oxygen is depleting from what remains within the confines of which, a means to an end, lie guarded. Watch as hope disappears within the aftermath of this wreckage, which was constructed-meticulously seeking absolute perfection…; only...

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Categories: abuse, allusion, betrayal, character, deep, fear, humanity,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member The BegInDing
(Door bell rings)

 — The damn dog barks and a voice is heard. Arms stretch, forming a letter Y. A head shakes. Dimples become this smooth cheek; lips form a letter O... Exhaled respiration sighs; the break of...

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Categories: adventure, allusion, analogy, animal, appreciation, art, assonance,
Form: Prose Poetry
read this if you care about the world
Read this if you care about the world ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,Imprisonment is meant for the sadistic, inhumane acts of evil and destruction of man kind in itself. To be locked away with nothing but your thoughts your...

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Categories: absence, abuse, allusion, anger, anxiety, betrayal, fire,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Samara
Samara...

Cerulean sky, silvery cloud;
           looked down and found me lost in a crowd.
Some nights I flew, followed the breeze.
	Some nights my world, turned into a...

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Categories: allusion, life, metaphor, seasons,
Form: Masnavi
Broadsided
 Penny for your own thoughts                             ...

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© John Beam  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: allusion, celebration, drink, history, immigration, writing,
Form: Ballad
ODE TO AFRICAN CHILD
Oh! African child, the temple
A redient beauty of nature
Thou are the cradle capital
 Of humanity and creatures
The founder of patriarchal

Oh! African child,
The coy the toy of the wife
Beauty of nature and life
The belike of Bowie...

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Categories: allusion, africa, baby, birth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Socrates
I am walking Athens with Socrates
And see the world through his eyes
Barefooted with white robe
Tied in a knot with linen rope
I follow him like a shadow
Starring at the faces of Athenians 
Who lived ago a...

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Categories: allusion, cute, death, philosophy, truth,
Form: Bio
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 7
I…breathe again…
Meditating on flowers of my pasture, plucked with my eyes,
Resting…open, like buds blooming, and resting…

“Take me…” he said weakly, so softly in my ear…

I greeted the demon with the warmth in my eyes, 
Upon...

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Categories: abuse, adventure, allusion, anger, angst, anxiety, deep,
Form: Free verse
Do You Wanna Know
Do You Wanna Know?

Do you wanna know if there was an actual beginning of this universe?
Do you wanna know if there will be an actual ending of this world and our universe?
Do you wanna know...

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Categories: adventure, allegory, allusion, psychological, surreal, truth, visionary,
Form: Lyric
Spoiled Rotten
  There was once a widow who had nothing but her beloved twin babies, Rosemary, and Ethan. The Widow loved her twins more than the Earth loved the Sun, and vowed to give them anything...

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© Bo Vigoren  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: abuse, allusion, baby, caregiving, child abuse, horror,
Form: Free verse
Innocent Elevator
As I hover over the darkened room, I wonder how I have gotten here. Did I die, was I 
dead? That was the only explanation I could think of for my disembodiedment. But 
concentration was...

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Categories: allusion, child, death, evil, sorrow, truth, violence,
Form: Prose
You're Worth It
You're worth it

I want to start this by saying forgive yourself
You don't deserve the tears that falls from your face that makes way for your sadness to manipulate your whole personality
You don't deserve to be...

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Categories: absence, allusion, anxiety, blue, depression, emotions, uplifting,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme