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Premium Member The Strange Case of FT

"The Strange Case of F.T."

They say the dead don’t talk
the stories I have calculated
to deliver a saving grace 
confessional shared amongst 
my equal peers, or so I deem 
you somewhat sometimes seem,
less than me, you...

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Categories: alter, dark, horror, poets,
Form: Narrative

The Badly Drawn Goat
The pencil now resting the image was 'testing' for the creature before him, (his badly-drawn drawin') had come out 'not right' somewhat twisted and tight.

The picture in question, it burst with suggestion, for lines that...

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Categories: alter, animal, creation, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Enlightening Systems
"Overcoming misleading [economic and political] metaphors
that are physically [naturally, ecosystemically, phylogenically] in [and of] 
your [ecological-organic embodied] brain
is never easy."
            George Lakoff, The Political...

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Categories: alter, blessing, humor, math, mentor, metaphor, religion, science,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Declaration of InterDependence
When in the Course of Earth’s climatic events, 
it becomes necessary for cultures to resolve political bands 
which have connected Her with human nature, 
and to assume among the powers of Earth, 
separate and equal...

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Categories: alter, freedom, health, independence day, life, peace, political,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Adieu - Part 1
Do you remember?
We lay in the moonlight, exhausted and content,
Moments from perfection, skin glistening with moisture,
Salty and sweet from love - love so amazing
That it stunned us every time ...
Always better than before, and always...

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Categories: alter, heartbreak, love, passion, romantic, sad love, true
Form: Free verse

He has the biggest heart.

He enjoys doing things for other people

Just because it’s the right thing to do, and

Knowing he made someone happy makes him happy too.

He’ll do whatever he can to satisfy

Everyone around him.


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Categories: alter, addiction, anxiety, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Flying Higher
I was flying higher, 
Who Am I ??? 

Looking down, wings wide gliding amongst the currents of heaven. Seemed the more I ascended the clearer life's illusions were getting, it's a liberating feeling to realize...

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Categories: alter, inspiration,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Rosalia - The Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Four
Rosalia - The Evil Witch of the Harz, Part Four

Rosalia’s Date with Destiny and the Power of Light and Goodness
It is said that the Almighty Lord God works in very mysterious ways . . ....

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Categories: alter, allegory, evil, halloween, horror, magic, mythology, scary,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Trust In Jesus - The Linked Style

 ~ Trust  In  Jesus ~
 ( Linked )

 Trust in Jesus
 Jesus loves you
 You, me, and  all
 All in  this   World 

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Categories: alter, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
The twins, Part 1
In the dark of night a wind took hold,
With powers charged to shake the sky,
By moody swings of gods up high,
Their breath alone enraged and bold.

In the dark of night history spoke,
Of a world alive...

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Categories: alter, brother, philosophy, symbolism, visionary, , cute,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Song From Beyond The Stars: New Adventure
  [ ... story with context, a plausible universe with top and bottom
  a coat of cosmos covering
  over a subterranean protoverse of potential fields
  a quantum cellar creating

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© Ian Love  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: alter, adventure, destiny, future, imagination, journey, planet, science
Form: Verse
Premium Member Rosalia - The Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Five
Rosalia - The Evil Black Witch of the Harz, Part Five

The Monseigneur knew that they must be successful in this venture as the “Lord’s Madmen” or face the very real possibility of eternal damnation, if...

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Categories: alter, allegory, evil, halloween, horror, magic, mythology, scary,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Week 2 - Brian's Poet of Note - 'Herman Hesse'
Brian’s Poet of Note – ‘Herman Hesse’ Week 2

This week I thought I would discuss translating poetry from another language. I just finished retranslating from German this poem ‘Stufen’ from Hesse’s famous novel ‘The Glass...

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Categories: alter, poetry, poets, writing,
Form: Didactic
A Free-Verse Epic
Thus it begins—
A free-verse epic
Into the mind of
A writer and an idiot—
A romantic and, 
Often a pessimist
Conjoined in arbitrary glory
Are the thoughts and words 
Of one overly-worked mind—
Charismatic and, of course,
On the pushover, pitiful
And usually...

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Categories: alter, beautiful, confidence, conflict, courage, deep, freedom, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Christmas in the Cathedral of the Forest Deep

"Christmas in the Cathedral of the Forest Deep"

The silent heart is found 
embedded in the 
Cathedral of 
The Forest Deep

The lost jewel
shines in the dark
see the reflection of emerald eyes
endless hazel woods scried

On Christmas Eve

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Categories: alter, christmas, love, mother daughter,
Form: Epic
A Glimpse In A Life
A Glimpse In A Life
By James Hackett Jr

Grasping Sand
The harder i try to reach you, the gap seems to expand.
Its like grasping at sand the harder I squeeze the more slips through.
I do not know...

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Categories: alter, beauty, betrayal, conflict, death, family, growth, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Daughter of Gibraltar
For a few coins Melord, I'll tell a story of two that met in this place, 
and here you can take your rest, and leave sumpter to graze in the tall grass.

I payed the old...

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Categories: alter, angst, giving, love, poverty, song,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Call
The Call

For as long as I can remember, I have been phoning my mom. Even before leaving home when I was a teenager. Whenever I had good or bad news, it was just natural for...

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Categories: alter, angst, blessing, courage, death, emotions,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Light Of Reckoning -2
The Roman administrators came for the wealth of our worship
demanding that I crack the church's coffers wide open
for their needs, for the Empire's desperate embellishments,
in place of gold I presented the poor
I told the onery...

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Categories: alter, creation,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Warlord Wars No More -2
Pay heed to those deeds from whence the heart must confess...
You're far from Rome Proconsul Caesar...
As they say, "All roads lead to Rome" Ariovistus
and all tresspasses are treated as threats of war...
My recent conquest of...

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Categories: alter, history,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Is there an Exclusive All-in-One Principle
  ‘ In general, quantum mechanics does not predict a single definite result for an observation. Instead, it predicts a number of  different possible outcomes...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: alter, philosophy, death, art, dark, art, dark, death,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The Calming of Her Storm

"The Calming of Her Storm"

My mother gave me solace
I fell into her deep hollows
to kiss the wisdom of her 
breath chanting quietly 
I still hear her 
nightingale birdsong caressing 
the soft fluttering 
of her tireless...

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Categories: alter, love, mirror, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Film Travel - BOTH Audio and Text
By watching lots of foreign films I’ve seen a lot of places 
I’ve never been…and don’t expect to ever make it to…
But I’d have only made the time, and spent the cost, to see them...

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Categories: alter, together, travel,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Week 2 - Stages by Herman Hesse - A Second Translation Revised
As ev’ry flower wilts and ev’ry youngster				11
Must age, so manifests each stage of living,				11
All wisdom blossoms too and ev’ry virtue				11
Enjoys its time, and cannot last forever.				11
At ev’ry call of life, the heart of man should,				11

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Categories: alter, journey, life, poetry, writing,
Form: Verse
Premium Member How My Sister and I Duped a Crook - 2nd half
2nd HALF - due to Poetry Soups file size limitation - 


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Categories: alter, funny, humor,
Form: Rhyme