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Falling Into Place: Solace Solitude
Let me take a little sip
Of your blessed, breathtaking brilliance that will numb...
This pain I have in this heart of stone
The voices in my head won't leave me alone
I thought I was on my own,...

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Categories: bard, deep, desire,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member Song of Amergin: Translation
The Song of Amergin: Modern English Translations

The Song of Amergin
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch

I am the sea breeze
I am the ocean wave
I am the surf's thunder
I am the stag of the seven tines
I am...

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Categories: bard, ireland, myth, mythology, song, storm, visionary, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Divine Comedy, second canto
The day was going off, and the brown air
To the terrestrial animals gave rest
For their labors; and only me was there

Just ready to withstand the war at best
Both of the journey and of the torment,
Which...

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Categories: bard, fantasy, proposal,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Beary Tales Episodes 25-33, Poet's Notes
Note to Readers of Previous Versions:
There are so many new vignettes scattered throughout the poem that I hope you will reread the whole thing! There are new GEMS, improvements to previous verses and improved footnotes...

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Categories: bard, adventure, appreciation, best friend, blessing, innocence, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Inspirational Blessings and Greetings for the New Year
Greetings to each of you my dearly beloved brothers and sisters. Please read these seventeen blessings rendered for you in God's grace:

I. May God’s love for the new year grant you joy and inspiration overcoming...

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Categories: bard, bible, blessing, devotion, inspirational, jesus, love, wisdom,
Form: Pastoral



Premium Member On the need to avoid being envious: CANTO XVII, K161, K162 of the THIRUK-KURAL
On the need to avoid being envious: Canto XVII, K161, K162 of the THIRUK-KURAL, Translation with Commentary

[ ENVY, of course, knows no racial nor ethnic boundaries, but I wouldn't be wrong, I dare say, ...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, evil, hate, jealousy, racism, tamil,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Comparison between Byron and me on Francesca
I was pushed to write this comparison after reading the poem on Byron by the souper poet Gary Bateman.
Wandering on internet I found the Byron's version of Francesca's words in CANTO V of Dante's Hell...

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Categories: bard, fantasy, poetry,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member Lord Of Long Shadows, Master Poe And I
Lord Of Long Shadows, Master Poe And I 

Lord of long shadows had invaded hearth and home
sauntered in amidst cracklings of hot fireplace flames
Saying, " I like this sad place, may I freely roam
you know...

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Categories: bard, art, fantasy, imagination, judgement, surreal, symbolism, writing,
Form: Rhyme
The Aura of Time: Don't Ask Why I'm an Ambivert
***I KNOW IT'S LONG...please don't tell me to shorten my poems or songs because I'm expressing myself through poetry. Thank you ahead of time. I did write concise poems. Check those haikus I wrote on...

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Categories: bard, angst, deep, depression, emotions, feelings, hope, how
Form: Lyric
Falling Into Place: I Have Done Much Healing
Verse 1: Falling into place the moment you caressed my face
Bathing in the waters of woe...wishing to find your ship of grace 
Spinning around all over the place,
Trying to find my place, but you invade...

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Categories: bard, deep, depression,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Canzone Poem Form Example
Poets Collective multi-site network 
Canzone
The canzone is an Italian form with strong similarities to the sestina. There are no rhymes; instead there are five keywords that determine the structure of the poem. Every line of...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, poetry,
Form: Canzone
My Baby and I
My baby don't cry
My baby don’t cry
Baby, I feel you weeping in grief at home
Told you I can be outside and freely roam 

My baby don’t cry
My baby don’t cry
Even if life goes awry
Don’t you...

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Categories: bard, pain, passion, psychological, sympathy, youth,
Form: Lyric
Poverty, Angst and Anxiety Dx
In the mirror, I see my face melt away in shame
And, yet I still hunt for game…feeling this shame without a well-thought-out 
name

I hunt you down to catch some inspiration
I’m not looking for fame…I want...

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Categories: bard, angst, beauty, betrayal, change, hope, how i
Form: Free verse
My Sorrowful Soul
“Sometimes, a hug can mend a sorrowful soul like mine” – J W M Earnings
What’s the point of sorrow when I have tomorrow to look forward to?
What’s the big deal with people who just don’t...

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Categories: bard, angst, anxiety, deep, depression, grief, lonely, words,
Form: Free verse
Your Outlandish Maze and My Time of Anguish and Cheer
In the mirror, I see my face melt away in shame
And, yet I still hunt for game…feeling this shame without a well-thought-out name
I hunt you down to catch some inspiration
I’m not looking for fame…I want...

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Categories: bard, absence, angst, betrayal, conflict, confusion, deep, hope,
Form: Free verse
Everlasting
Eternal love is what you give me weekly…and, honestly, you put me on Cloud 9 naturally
Vivacious, vibrant California sun’s heat makes me sweat, so I put on the AC in your Mercedes Benz car –...

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Categories: bard, deep, faith, love, lust, passion, wisdom, words,
Form: Acrostic
Premium Member Obama Poem
Political Poetry

Obama: what bard, what griot, what poet wouldn't want to tell -the miracles of our times in tales.
What courage, what evidence that man can endure; fulfilling the destiny for which he was bore.

Stones were...

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Categories: bard, betrayal, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Father's Day Reflection
Greetings, and "Happy Father's Day," my dear brothers and sisters. I just can't sit and let it go by like that. I have to give tribute to my beloved father (Moses); some called him "Red...

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Categories: bard, appreciation, dedication, family, love, parents, thanksgiving, tribute,
Form: Narrative
The Poet
It is a fever.

  
The poet

They found the poet outside the park

His steps spoke many words of wine

His upper half seemed half asleep

And his feet walked a crooked line

His arms were spread as if...

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Categories: bard, depression, family, imagination, introspection, life, on writing
Form: Rhyme
Real Words
My false reality is a normal man,
owned by financial security, slave to
the essentials and more, much 
more.
My desired existence is that of an 
artist,
a wordsmith, a bard, a writer with 
potential
beyond measure and degrading 
limitations.
Lately,...

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Categories: bard, introspectionlife, words, me, longing, life, me,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Awen
To witness no trace of a step, that has lingered beneath the dewy lush grass.
Then to gaze upon greatest glory! While creation unfolds right in front of you.
Revealing its treasured secrets, while you stand stunned,...

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© White Wolf  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: bard, creation, mythology,
Form: Narrative
Forgive, Let Live
Let Live, Forgive

Live life to the fullest...surely I will. 
Some people would say take a chill pill.
I'm leaving my temporary home...
I need a friend with me to roam...

By my side...
Just take me for a ride...

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Categories: bard, anger, angst, anxiety, deep, depression, emotions, encouraging,
Form: Free verse
Keeping it Together
Falling apart is human nature from the start
We cry when we break down with grief in heart 
Don’t walk away, but smile away the yearning of yesterday
Living, in general, is tough and fills me with...

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Categories: bard, dedication, emotions, grief,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Rodeo and Juliet
On the spur of the moment forecast by eternal script in the stars

The Bard strummed his guitar and sung a ballade from heart’s lute 

Wild horses would not keep him away from her as he...

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Categories: bard, happiness,
Form: Free verse
My Precious Possession
The sounds of shades
Degrading negativity 
Destined to be compatible with a clever bard-artist someday...downright anxious depression fades
Upgrading positivity 
Together, we will rise 
In harmony, in perfect weather, in unison in everyone's eyes
Guys and girls will...

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Categories: bard, deep,
Form: Free verse