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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: butterfly, deep, desire,
Form: Lyric



Premium Member Haiku 1
The Original Sin: Rhyming Haiku!
 
Haiku
should never rhyme:
it’s a crime!
?Michael R. Burch
 
The herons stand,
sentry-like, at attention ...
rigid observers of some unknown command.
?Michael R. Burch
 
Late
fall;
all
the golden leaves turn black underfoot:
soot
?Michael R. Burch
 
Dry leaf...

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Categories: butterfly, family, heart, love, mother son, nature, seasons,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member - Au Revoir - Goodbye -

- 2016 -

- JANUARY -

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: butterfly, remember,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member CareGiving Stories Reprise
Wounded Sacred Dementia: Part Two

Dementia's derelict WinLose SocialWorker
suboptimizingly hesitates
when I tell her
I have not changed my mind
about not adopting Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
into my vulnerable home
with a seven-year-old AfricanAmerican boy
blind
and unable to defend himself,
or even run...

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Categories: butterfly, caregiving, culture, earth, health, integrity, love, parents,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Today And Tomorrow - The Butterfly Style

~Today  And   Tomorrow     ~
( The  Butterfly  Style )



~O~


Love  God  with all heart
He is  best  friend
Always  there
The  Lord
Greatest
In  all
Just ...

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Categories: butterfly, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member The Penetralia Ruby Queen
Hark and listen well, if those foretoken in the eyes of hungers lust
Trapped in their illusion, trampling the Stars into dust
Forced with the detestation stench by the swamp of absolute disgust
Thy blackest scorpion be accursed,...

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© G. Jay  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: butterfly, allegory, beauty, creation, fantasy, god, inspiration, integrity,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Where do we come in
Where do we come in
					in medias res  not knowing nor caring when
doesn’t everybody pine being number one we leave behind our lives in pages  pictures  or else make for images of what...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: butterfly, caregiving, character, humanity, leadership, people, rights, sports,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member God's Return Ticket
God's Return Ticket

Did you ever wonder about the Almighty’s criteria or selection process for reincarnation of souls back on Earth? Just think some famous politician, movie star, sports figure,criminal, dictator, and so on could use...

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Categories: butterfly, beauty, creation, earth, emotions, god, heaven, judgement,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member On My Mother Passing

ON MY MOTHER’S PASSING

i wanted to keep my mother physically with me
but it would be like trying to hold the sun
like in life she still shines brighter than any star
is as gentle as the finest...

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Categories: butterfly, cheer up, mother, mother son,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Sandy Hook Poems 1
Sandy Hook Call to Love
by Michael R. Burch
 
Our hearts are broken today
for our children's small bodies lie broken;
let us gather them up, as we may,
that the truth of our Love may be spoken;
then, when...

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Categories: butterfly, children, school, student, usa, violence, war, youth,
Form: Verse
Premium Member I Want A Doggy
Oh how I want a doggy, 
a bundle of love and fur.                       ...

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Categories: butterfly, dog, friend, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Advent of Healthier EcoNomics
It's not so much
our cultural value conditioning
that presents a transitional communication problem
about changes of climate
within our Interior
and without
our Exterior
Landscapes.

It's more about discontinuous,
internally incommensurable,
cultural values
norms enjoined throughout Earth's fully domesticated human race
toward humane evolution's progress,
whether this...

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Categories: butterfly, adventure, birth, bullying, hate, health, life, true
Form: Free verse
Understand Where I Stood
Good boy gone bad enters the stage with a spotlight overhead, despite being misunderstood in my ghetto neighborhood

The lonely applause celebrates in my cracked, corrupted, and crazed cranium
I exaggerate too much and so too much,...

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Categories: butterfly, anger, angst, anxiety, conflict, courage, dedication, deep,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Long Loud Sigh
genius?
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but frozen...like a stranger it moves in, does its work and leaves.

...maybe it's been a while since...

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Categories: butterfly, introspection, drug,
Form: Free verse
Don't Make Me Wait
In the bottom of the ocean
Is where my heart lies
Abide by my side, my devotion 
Is lost in the crowd of gals and guys 
Don't make me wait my turn to receive rationality 
Don't make...

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Categories: butterfly, deep, emotions,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Beary Tales Episodes 1-6, Poet's Notes
(Remembering Innocence)


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 tales, improvements to previous verses, and improved...

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Categories: butterfly, adventure, best friend, blessing, innocence, love, mentor,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member My Alphabet
A a 	big A little a
                   What words start with the letter A
    ...

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© Eve Roper  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: butterfly, children, kindergarten, preschool,
Form: Abecedarian
Premium Member Your Secret I'll Never Tell
Rest your weary head my love and let sleep consume your soul, I promise that your secret I’ll never tell, I’ll let your heart and life remain whole
It has been fifteen years since the last...

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Categories: butterfly, heartbroken, hurt, i miss you, memory,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Beary Tales Episodes 7-14, Poet's Notes

7. Playing With Fire
My mom IS quite clear on the dangers of fire,
But if boy'S hooked on flame, then it'S hard to obey,
There'S a longing for “MATCH GUN” (6) that most boys acquire,
Small'S the chance...

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Categories: butterfly, adventure, appreciation, best friend, blessing, innocence, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member JOURNEY COMPANIONS: THE FRIEND SONNETS PART II
HEROES

Near somber guards, units of children heap 
dead leaves, naive to any else fallen.
Friend, you chuckle, but your posture speaks
of duty on this day of contradictions.

Firefighters bow heads in silent paean, 
while polished trucks stand...

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Categories: butterfly, friend, hero, places, poetry, integrity, , memorial,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Today And Tomorrow - The Butterfly Style

~Today   And   Tomorrow ~
( Butterfly )



Love  Lord with all heart
He is  best  friend
Always  there
The  Lord
Greatest
In  all
Just  trust Him
Spend time with Him
Read His Word love...

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Categories: butterfly, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Marat and Charlotte 2
Act 2. A dark, empty stage.

Marat
(standing up)

It's all a blur. It’s all a little dizzy. 
I just have dreamed a scary dream as if 
two vagabond philosophers robbed me
and killed. I must admit it's a...

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Categories: butterfly, death, love,
Form: Blank verse
Dear Future Wife part 2
I am rated R for recovery
Island of empty, icky isolation
Flames of uncertain frustration 
Fix me, I'm a vase of vibrant love
Find me wings to fly, my beloved dove 
I don't mind being blind and left...

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Categories: butterfly, beautiful, cute love, deep, desire, emotions, for
Form: Verse
Legacy of Penang
Back in 1962 when I was just a lad
my dad gave me a holiday
the best I ever had.
A holiday of every dream
that one lifetime could hold
so listen while this wondrous time 
to you I now...

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Categories: butterfly, culture, father, food, friendship, introspection, paradise, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Remorse with a Touch of Ripened Radiance xD
I grieve for your safety, sis, and I pray for you almost every day – 
Depression does leave a big impact on us in a negative way
But I think you think I’m crazy…tell me if...

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Categories: butterfly, betrayal, change, freedom, hope, sad, sister, uplifting,
Form: Verse