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Premium Member Fairer, Indeed
WOMEN ...

Truly amaze me ...
They possess the super-human

Strength to birth a child - one of
The most painful and demanding
Feats of endurance known to our
Species - yet they have the
Self-confidence to be meek and

Tender, with the...

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Categories: basketball, appreciation, humanity, love, wisdom, woman, women,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Thirty-three Letters From Batman to Robin
Playing Batman and Robin is a lot different

When the Riddler is your Stepfather

And simultaneously an alcoholic and pedophile

When your secret mission is to keep him

From bringing heroin and pornography

To Gotham city

 

Your mother wanted to...

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Categories: basketball, abuse, adventure, courage, death, hero, introspection, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Road Trip


The country, people, and the village,
All equal, as if, for the first time, 
All of that gave a fresher image,
Nay, 'tis but a relative vantage.
Save fresh road, to its left bears a sign.

"A few more...

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Categories: basketball, adventure, allegory, childhood, grandfather, meaningful, nostalgia, remember,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member MY LITTLE CREEPY DUDE
At the final stroking of saint Halloween eve, it seems not so long ago,
That my trusty SUV, transport vehicle unceremoniously broke down,
Right outside the local pet cemetery, what a marvelous place to
Spend the spookiest night...

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© cherl dunn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: basketball, brother, fantasy, funny, halloween, history, imagery, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member DOWN A PIECE AND THERE
The country, people, and the village,
All equal, as if, for the first time, 
All of that gave a fresher image,
Nay, 'tis but a relative vantage.
Save fresh road, to its left bears a sign.

"A few more...

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Categories: basketball, allegory, beach, childhood, grandfather, nostalgia, remember, travel,
Form: Narrative



Premium Member The Beauty of The Seasons
Summer magic, Winter delight, Spring fresh, and beautiful Fall.
The diverseness of the assorted seasons tends to delight us.
Each has its own ambiance and nuances, after all.
Some years they arrive with less fuss and muss.
Summer is...

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Categories: basketball, seasons,
Form: Chant Royal
Premium Member I Would Be---WOOD

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Categories: basketball, image, writing,
Form: Personification
Imperfect Storm Ends in a Rainbow
In 1958 Elmer's was the only high school in his county that had been integrated. Basketball was the big sport. People in the little town filled the gym every Tuesday and Friday. They roared when...

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Categories: basketball, race,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Lego Narcs - Under The Cover Of Night


Night! 
It’s around nine thirty 
maybe ten. 

The phone rings. 
The voice is irritating, the words frightening.

Within minutes I’m in a car with my mate. 
Within minutes I arrive at my own ground zero. 
Exit...

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Categories: basketball, abuse, angst, betrayal, bullying, perspective,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Happy Birthday Dear Sister
Happy birthday, my love….
Today you turn forty-seven years old, dear sister... 
May your wings shine brighter today than ever before.

May my smile bring you joy and laughter. Oh, how your laughter saved me so many...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: basketball, birthday, death, dedication, sister,
Form: Verse
CORNER OF THE STREET
Pedestrians are moving ups and downs the day can define the differences he experiences in the bathroom, cars buzzing their noise, around my understanding I cannot keep on thrusting for answers which has to be...

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Categories: basketball, appreciation, butterfly, candy,
Form: Chant Royal
Premium Member When You Wear a Dirty Shirt
When you wear a dirty shirt,
You're a book getting judged by its cover.
People think you're really poor, or nutty,
Or that you have a menial job.
Or that you're all three of those,
And then they throw in...

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Categories: basketball, humor,
Form: Free verse
Flirtin With Fire Blowin It Up
flirting with fire blowin it up in the most earnest desire
 her perfume was led to basement blues remove those shoes
 bask in the news then you will se a falsified game of reality
 in...

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Categories: art, baby, basketball, rap,
Form: Free verse
Goodbye Miss Heidi Only For Now
Goodbye Miss Heidi Only For Now…….8.3.14

Remembering that day I first brought you home the sun was out a warm July day, meowing never stopped on your first ride to your new home, waiting
Seeing you the...

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Categories: basketball, addiction, adventure, anxiety, art, beautiful, best friend,
Form: Prose Poetry
Outside looking in
Julie had never been one to partake in

Girly things, dollies and frills

Julie was one of those tomboy like girls

Who looked out for adventurous thrills

She loved riding bikes, down the hill at high speed

Screaming loud with...

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Categories: basketball, appreciation, growing up, independence day, society, sports,
Form: Rhyme
When love was innocent
Innocent Love
The 10th grade-I was hurt, had a lot of pain I wore, thought that everyone could see it on my shirt, I felt incomplete, tried to be neat and do all the things I...

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Categories: adventure, basketball, boyfriend, character, love, pain,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member 24 seconds of silence, for Kobe
24 seconds of silence for (Kobe Bryant)

Twenty four seconds of silence,
seems like forever, 
and yet seems so short.  

Just like Kobe's journey in life,
so much accomplished and yet,
cut off in death tragically.

Kobe was known...

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Categories: basketball, death, encouraging, god, hope, loss, paradise,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member A War Raging Within
Have I told you lately of a woman with no soul?
Have I made mention of her flaws, her regrets
Do you know of the secrets that she keeps?
Secrets, which question, her mentality
There is a war raging...

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Categories: basketball, feelings, hate, self,
Form: Free verse
o to my generation
O to my generation

What happen to the days of imagination, when did we get so lazy? I give it to us we address the problems of bullying small kids, fat kids, poor kids black and...

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Categories: basketball, social, mother, life, men, work, lost, children,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member In The Middle Of The Night
In the early 70’s my husband and our first baby, Angela, moved to Muscatine, Iowa, in the middle of the night, in the summer time.  At 7:00 a.m. the next door neighbor rang the...

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Categories: basketball, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade, funny,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Muscatine,Iowa was my kind of town
In the early 70’s my husband and our first baby, Angela, moved to Muscatine, Iowa, in the middle of the night, in the summer time.  At 7:00 a.m. the next door neighbor rang the...

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Categories: basketball, animal, community, fun, funny, humanity, humorous, nostalgia,
Form: Narrative
ONE OF A KIND
Probably the most unique girl 
Who at first sight seemed, 
To me like one of a kind, 
That every lucky guy around, 
Would wish to get engaged in with, 
Though she seemed open, 
She still...

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Categories: basketball, appreciation, dedication, friendship love,
Form: Romanticism
I Need Love
I need Love
 
I feel so lost I feel so hopeless 
with no love flowing in the air I 
can
Not focus
 I look into the mirror and see a 
human being that has the
Lack of...

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Categories: basketball, love, me, heart, lost, heart, lost, love,
Form: I do not know?
Creature In The River
A couple decided to walk
down to the park near the river
At that time, you could barely see
the crimson moon, just a sliver

Moon was always that color
on Halloween night.
Lexy was holding on 
to James hand very...

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Categories: basketball, boat, boyfriend, evil, girlfriend, halloween, heart,
Form: Rhyme
Croquet on the lawn at three pm
1 2 1 2 in a tutu playing croquet at three pm

Abracadabra is a giant kilo of horse manure thrown at the head with a boom. But a boom is neither a boomerang nor a...

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Categories: addiction, america, baseball, basketball, beach, bible,
Form: I do not know?