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Long August Poems

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Son say goodnight to grandpa
“Son”...”say goodnight to grandpa”

Spurred by mother dearest 
as well as other politesse
drummed into her second born
fobbing blandishments as incentive
tumbled off fingers of prodigal son
tripped wordsmith to splutter forth
forthwith the following lines.

Back in the day 

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Categories: august, 12th grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, absence,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Enola Gay
Enola Gay

There on the ‘North Field’ tarmac of Tinian Island, Marianas;
Taxis the sleek designed ‘Boeing B-29 Superfortress’ to ready for take-off. 1
Glistening, polished aluminum under the blaring floodlights filmed for posterity,
Maneuvers' the ‘Enola Gay’, chosen...

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Categories: august, education, history, usa, war, world, world war
Form: Verse
Premium Member - Au Revoir - Goodbye -

- 2016 -


A freezing cold evening

Where the stars shining bright

With frost blade flanks

From mouth and nose steam

In the clear silence

White untrodden snows

Nature's frozen pulse

Sleep like a little baby

One gracious moon

After the night the...

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Categories: august, remember,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member How Can I Not Love You - The Free Verse Style
~  How Can I Not Love You? ~ 
( Free Verse ) 


Even before 
I met you the way I do now 
I always 
knew about You, perhaps not 
in the sense and...

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Categories: august, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chapter 81 -- DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY: Boundaries Regulations and Frustrations
Date:  August 2041

Members of the Damian fraternity 
Were relaxing in the backyard. The
Soon to be 4 year olds conducted 
Themselves in their sandbox.
The older children picniced on
The grass. Amadeus DJ Damali 
And Desharah sat...

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Categories: august, deep,
Form: Alliteration

Premium Member Chapter 83 -- DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY: Teenager invaders misbehavior
Late evening March 2045

The Teenagers were adventurous 
They were venturing.  DJ and 
Damali Trech were both 18 years 
Old. The Copy Cat Club was the
Place to  be for teens.  It mostly 

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Categories: august, confidence, courage, emotions, father daughter, father son,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member Tapora
Like Hannibal we crossed the pass and crossed 
   the Alps (okay, the Brynderwyn Hills) 
and a bridge too far on north-west passage.
   From out of the Valley of Mizpah 

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Categories: august, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Do Believe - The Key To My Heart Style
~ I   Do  Believe  ~
( Key  To  My  Heart )


Know  soul 
Dies that's 
Cause  choose 
Believe********There's a 
God and Jesus died  for my...

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Categories: august, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Miklos Radnoti translations of Holocaust poems
Postcard 1
by Miklós Radnóti
written August 30, 1944
translated by Michael R. Burch
Out of Bulgaria, the great wild roar of the artillery thunders,
resounds on the mountain ridges, rebounds, then ebbs into silence
while here men, beasts, wagons...

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Categories: august, death, grave, holocaust, horror, humanity, memorial, world
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Blitzkrieg : A Kookaburra Laughs
“Now behind the eyes and secrets of the dreamers in the streets rocked to sleep by the sea, see the titbits and topsyturvies, bobs and buttontops, bags and bones, ash and rind and dandruff and...

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Categories: august, dark, destiny, dream,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member You Are Precious - The Sonnet Style

~ You  Are  Precious  ~
 ( Sonnet )


In His eyes you are always precious you know. 
God made you unique in every way, you see. 
His love for us in every thing...

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Categories: august, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Jean LAPRESLE: The Solitary Oak on Mount Kremlin Bicetre
 A French ‘Indianist’ Doctor: A Tribute to a Die-hard Humanist

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: august, celebrity, endurance, french, loss, solitude, tribute,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member dante's divine comedy first canto translation
The great poem by the italian poet Dante is the DIVINA COMMEDIA
I have tried to translate in english verses of INFERNO (HELL).
It was a very difficult task. 
I expect criticism.

When just the midway of my...

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Categories: august, dream, poems,
Form: Terza Rima
Hurt People Hurt People
Flirt with Whitney
Flirt with fear 
Life is good
But I rather be anywhere but here
Body aches from pushing out tears
Driving on the road of life
Eyes is watery
So I can't steer 
And I'm getting dizzy 
Stomach very...

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Categories: august, deep, depression, feelings, longing, meaningful,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member God's Love Brings Light - The White Light Style

~  God's  Love Brings Light ~ 
(White Light  ) 


Love brings Light
And His Light is bright
With God there's never darkness
Go to Him and He gives me Hope, Peace
I smile
I put God first

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Categories: august, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Essay: A Better Kind of Poetry Contest on PoemHunter


OK FOLKS! Please choose your favorite poem from those entered here and remember too to give your reasons for your choice....

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Categories: august, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Unidentified extraterrestrials willingly abducted me
	Unidentified extraterrestrial(s) willingly abducted me

As a divergence 
from the apocalyptical, dialectical, 
geomorphological, judgmatical, 
metaphorical, philosophical...,
I share an out of this 
(webbed wide) world,
light hearted anecdote 
ye may find far fetched.

Believe me you,
an unspecified number of...

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Categories: absence, adventure, august, blessing, confusion, courage, dream,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Growing Up, La - Part 2
- - Chapter 2: Adult Responsibility (With Some Breaks) - -     

By ten years old, no weekends off, 
Or Saturday cartoons, 
Although I did have cash to spend, 
I felt my...

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Categories: august, life, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Driving Alone Through the Sand Hills of Nebraska
My love is light (a fairy kiss?)          
               Like the pressure of...

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Categories: august, lost love,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Seek The Lord - The Star Of David Style

~  Seek  The  Lord  ~ 
(Star  Of  David  ) 


For sure 
Knows  sees  all 
Wants best  for  you 
He  sure loves...

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Categories: august, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Heroic Crown of Sonnets - Part Two
(continued from A Year Of Months (January-June)

A Year Of Months (July-December)

8. July

July now follows summer's song of June;
with sun ablaze, her days are humid, warm.
Great time to languish in the afternoon,
and later, watch an evening...

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Categories: august, earth, seasons, thanksgiving day,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member My Holy Bible - The Quatrain Style

~  My Holy Bible ~ 
( Quatrain ) 


My Holy Bible is very nice. 
It tells me that God is true. 
It fills my soul with Love Divine 
And shows that God loves...

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Categories: august, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Rhyme
Translation of 'The Story' by Kama Nasser
The Story
by Kamal Nasser
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch

I will tell you a story ...
a story that lived in the dreams of my people,
a story that comes from the world of tents.
It is a story...

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Categories: august, arabic, betrayal, christian, conflict, courage, devotion, religion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Melodious Muse
** I apologize, but if you're viewing this on a phone, it probably wont look right, as the browser page on a phone is not wide enough to indent the right edge properly. It was...

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Categories: august, analogy, inspiration, love, metaphor, muse, music,
Form: Concrete
Apocalyptic Poems III
These are prophetic poems and apocalyptic poems about the earth, climate change, global warming, extinction events, and mankind's role on an endangered world ...

by Michael R. Burch

Your fingers end in talons?
the ones you trim to...

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Categories: august, earth, earth day, environment, humanity, nature, tree,
Form: Rhyme