Long Betrayal Poems
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When It Struck 11
angst, anxiety, betrayal, conflict, courage, emotions, endurance,
When it struck 11, I sighed in relief
When it struck 11, I haven't felt grief
The time kept ticking on and it wasn't brief
And I'm so… patiently shaking like a leaf
Vigorously feeling vital everyday...
Every minute...every second...come...
Pencils in September
3rd grade, america, betrayal, child, child abuse,
I smell like pencils in September.
After they’ve been brought to that…to the machine hanging on the closet wall where our coats, our boots, our bags, and nonsense lived.
You stared me in the eyes, since the...
Sunday Evening Spree
betrayal, community, cute love, education, encouraging, faith,
I see people moving, but going nowhere
I see people moving with their hands thrown in the air
I see people moving but they have nothing to share
Bags and pans, old kettle, and old man
The scavenger, the...
betrayal, dark, journey, mystery,
Love is rich with
venom and honey.
there was a female ...
a dove’s nest
was white as snow,
not young, getting on,
tiny flecks of grey
The True Mother
betrayal, imagery, love, mother daughter, psychological, symbolism,
“The True Mother”
What part of a heart
in another could one trust
when betrayal comes
like a silver bullet, words and deeds
sharp piercing to burrow
bleed out Life’s dreams
rust crumbles to dust
Virulent apathy spreads
The Storm Is In The Calm
abuse, america, angel, anger, betrayal, community, england,
The angles are in the storm
Just before the break of dawn
Sending a message to everyone
Telling them to remain calm
The angels are singing out loud
They want to break the treacherous cloud
and relinquish that awful...
betrayal, caregiving, culture, health, prejudice, religion, work,
My protagonist today,
a Gay Black Religious Mature Male,
not quite ready for silver-grey Obama temples
Is off this morning
to a new full-time job,
8 to 5,
Monday through Friday.
He has been out of his calming,
regular custodial collared routine,
The Inner Chamber
betrayal, courage, devotion, love, love hurts, relationship,
THE INNER CHAMBER
Please. Stop holding back on me.
Like a child standing at the neighborhood ice cream truck, arm outstretched, eyes huge, mouth watering.
I stand here longing to slip underneath your decades of cold-rolled steel...
AT THE FOOTBRIDGE - LIMERICK COLLABORATION
betrayal, body, humorous,
At the footbridge Sue was meeting her beau
(He was married to a woman called Flo)
Sue soon found out his deception
She dismembered his erection
For his love life it was a massive blow
To the hospital fled poor...
A Vain Word
betrayal, autumn, beauty, extended metaphor, grief, heartbreak, moon,
A Vain Word
by Michael R. Burch
Oleanders at dawn preen extravagant whorls
as I read in leaves’ Sanskrit brief moments remaining
till sunset implodes, till the moon strands grey pearls
under moss-stubbled oaks, full of whispers, complaining
to the darkening...
Dillen's Continuing DMV Adventures
betrayal, culture, health, humanity, language, political, race,
I wrote a sad but true urban legend called “Dillen and the DMV” last week.
Here follows an update.
One of my health care employees, Dillen, has wicked ADD, borderline intelligence, not qualifying for disability supports,...
A Kept Woman
allegory, betrayal, fate, imagery, love, lust, sensual,
delves deeply into my dream;
vibrations fondle anticipation
foreplay wakes wide-eyed
swells of liquid libido quake the rendezvous edge -
a primordial being in his prime
a masculine ego quest for affaire d’amour;
her night-loving body
c h a...
A Poem For My Algebra Teacher
6th grade, abuse, betrayal, children, confusion, family,
I know I promised
no more ‘Make you Cry Poems’
I said I'd never write another
‘Wipe your eye poem’
And for three years
I tried not to retract,
but after so many tears
Translation with Commentary of a Wild West Classic: SUMMER WINE by T Wignesan
america, angel, betrayal, england, myth, romance, song,
Translation with commentary of an archetypal Wild West Classic : " Summer Wine "
(I'd wage my bottom diamond dime future generations will re-discover and treasure this true American classic like only a few others of...
The Pied Piper from New York City - Part One
allusion, america, betrayal, corruption, judgement, new york,
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...
betrayal, child abuse, mother daughter, strength,
You have turned me
inside out, cut open
like a tennis ball
I used to beat backhand
along with the racket
hard against the garage wall
To make sense of it all
as a child, the grief stolen
all too swiftly and replaced...
The angry black woman
africa, anger, beauty, betrayal, black african american,
I do not know?
She stood with her back turned to me
Leaning slightly towards where the light tapered off into darkness
Her faced buried deep inside her cupped hands
Her own shadow towered over her seemingly at odds with her...
Translation of 'The Story' by Kama Nasser
arabic, betrayal, christian, conflict, courage, devotion, religion,
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...
Truth is all an act in government exposed
betrayal, ireland, political, rights, society, truth,
One small little country which houses
one of the highest paid governments
in this modern world joke ran upside down
A big part of our life existing reality
when the backbone is gone snakes appear with...
With God's Help - The Goblet Style
betrayal, christian, faith, hope, love,
~ With God's Help ~
(The Goblet )
I'll just put on my best
Face and a nice Smile
Around 4 AM - Lived Life as a Loser Snoozer
addiction, anxiety, betrayal, conflict, confusion, desire, emotions,
I do not know?
I have a lot to write and say, buddy, so hear me out some more
Don’t make me feel lower than I have ever felt before…
Listen, understand and stay quiet until I say no more…sorry if...
Comedy of Impeaching Errors
betrayal, caregiving, earth, health, humor, integrity, political, trust,
The Republican congressmen,
and I do mean white privileged straight men,
came to their Democratic opposition
concerned about how depressing
December can be,
and all of winter,
come to think and feel
of dark discerning Advent,
So maybe we could stage
a comedic debate
Give Me a Second to Breathe part 2
betrayal, depression, faith, hope, loneliness, missing you,
Pre-chorus: Give me a second to breathe...feeling this tension, this hesitation
Give me a second to breathe...feeling this tension, this hesitation
Give me a second to breathe and feel a pleasant sensation
Drench me with your...
abuse, bereavement, betrayal, birth, courage, endurance, faith,
https://gigglespoet.com/#jp-carousel-66 My scars from a misdiagnosis are my armor
Lord, old memories plague me in the darkness
And as they rear their ugly head
They only remind me of all that I've lost...
abortion, baby, betrayal, boy, child, confusion, creation,
Remembering that day in May - when I became corporate prey
On this unforgettable day - an innocent child was thrown away
Last night as I lay in bed - I read the news here's what it...