Long Cite Poems
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cite, heart, night, spiritual, wife, words, write, writing,
by Michael R. Burch
All that’s left of Ireland is her hair?
bright carrot?and her milkmaid-pallid skin,
her brilliant air of cavalier despair,
her train of children?some conceived in sin,
the others to avoid it. For nowhere
is evidence of...
Turning Ballistics into Ballast
cite, culture, leadership, light, universe,
"The desire for personal exculpation from the sins of society is a kind of fetish,
akin to solar panels on a 4,000-square-foot house."
Exemption from our anti-social competition and egocentrism
is a desire for ever more cognitive dissonance
Preyed upon Victim
cite, bullying, character, childhood, judgement, , 7th grade,
I’m sure you don’t remember me
Yet forever branded upon my memory is your evil spree
I was far from your only victim
You and your pack bullying ever so gruesome
You first noticed me in the 7th...
ELECTION REFLECTION - JOIN IN THE COLLABORATION
cite, humorous, political, satire,
Some folks will be down in the dumps
Hillary lost … Donald came up trumps
Britain made their exit
They voted for Brexit
I have a question …are we all chumps?
I think we're all sick of the...
CON'VINCE' THE MAN
cite, art, emotions, mental illness, passion, sad, tribute,
For what's in a name,
That Shakespeare untamed,
A lyric gained fame,
But when it became,
A different ball game,
For one who's insane.
Yet if twin Yanks say 'Gogh' , 'tis equivalent
might meant, to be, like 'goes',
Dutch disagree, cite, annunciation,
Earth For Sale
cite, america, anti bullying, caregiving, christian, health, history,
Sponsored by Lowest Bidders
It interests me
like Jesus of Nazareth before him,
and Mahatma Gandhi after,
taught WinWin cooperative peace
by co-investing in ego/ecotherapeutic justice.
Protestant reformists against Nature=Spirit green family values,
now becoming supremacists
of Original Orthodox Scriptural...
Please do not weep for me
cite, 12th grade, betrayal, grief, irony, perspective, self,
Please do not weep for me!
(alternately titled: dost newt expend
precious tears toward pitiful poet!)
Intense passion to read
doth foster divine enlightenment...
Also simultaneously, albeit instantaneously
triggering brutal mind-numbing self awareness
starkly underscoring how existence (mine)
devoid scant trace
positive life enhancing...
Still binge reading Bertrand Russell
cite, 12th grade, adventure, age, america, appreciation, growth,
Still binge reading Bertrand Russell...
I plunge further into
erudite epistemological philosophication
courtesy said renown British polymath,
philosopher, logician, mathematician,
historian, writer, social critic,
political activist, and Nobel laureate.
Whew! His treatise
A History of Western Philosophy Quite profound
grist for intellectual mill
A Letter About My Friend
cite, friendship love, god, love,
To Whom it may concern:
I have known him since birth and beyond. I also knew his parents who were very Godly people in a very ungodly society. He descended from a very noble...
Headshot of a Doppelganger
cite, deep, emotions, growing up, growth, history, life,
Dull but not dum weight, when taking time to notice. The sheet doesn't cover it, the underside of the sofa, the Ungeheuer tries but it's larger than life, lurking, Kafkaesque. With friends, at dinner, new...
Jim Crow's Demise
cite, america, history, race,
Hello. I was born after the Civil War. My name is Jim Crow. I was not a real individual, but rather a caricature designed to berate, distort, and ridicule an entire race of people....
The Poet Speaks
cite, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Today December 27 two thousand nineteen
Start time: at sixteen minutes
after seven o'clock post meridian
End time: nine minutes after
nine o'clock post meridian.
Where the outer limits as Guiding Light
regarding twilight zone,
vis a vis edge of night
Wen Hairy Met Tarry
cite, word play,
(Revised with new homophone added in. Thanks for the catch, Becca!)
*Wants upon **uh thyme inn uh would, uh vary gneiss prints named Hairy
met inn the missed, hi awn the bow of uh tree- uh ferry...
Letter of Reminiscence
cite, cute, faith, friendship, hope, jesus,
We started out together, dear Friend
Hours on wearied knees we’d spend
‘til from hour glass more time we’d lend
But now I wander, what might have happened?
According to you, it seems late for your soul to mend
IS GOD RIGHT
cite, religion, life, god, evil, god, life, love,
Is God righteous? He lets babies die.
Is He fair? He hears the hungry cry.
Evil men live lives of comfort and ease.
The good have many a reason to grieve.
Tyranny blossoms while freedom struggles;
Catastrophe comes to multiply...
Weltschmerz germane to those feeling malaise
cite, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, bereavement,
and best buds with malaise
despondency inescapable as
infirmity ages formerly young gals guys
though age just a "number"
father time not shy to apprise
every mortal wakes to the
inescapable truth that never dies
each living species mainly
one known as...
cite, angel, bible, christian, christmas, jesus, religious, star,
The First Christmas
by Michael R. Burch
’Twas in a land so long ago . . .
the lambs lay blanketed in snow
and little children everywhere
sat and watched warm embers glow
and dreamed (of what, we do not...
INSIGHT TO UPTOWN CHRONICLES
cite, analogy, anniversary, betrayal, family, life, loss, word
CHANGE by Ian Munywe
upon his visage boasts sweat,industry an upheld virtue.
firm stature is exhibited,hard labour an accepted custom.
a time for toil yearns,wheat and other victuals for the future.
every stride to strive in burning heat,a quest...
(Dedication: For the pilgrim wayfarer in each
human face; and for my family, with love.)
Joy speaks of peace when love funds flow;
Calm now floods ease in inner glow.
Faith knows the way that hope finds love;
Smoking Caterpillar Inc
I felt an anxiety attack approach,
as I was Perched on my mushroom.
So I reached for my anti-foreboding dope,
with my hookah ready to consume.
As I inhaled the first hit on my fungal chair,
I felt the unease...
PARIS, MON AMOUR
cite, hope, lossparis,
"when the Gods want to punish you, they answer your prayers"
The moment comes for sad farewell;
A brief song sums goodbye that tells;
Feelings go numb with parting spell.
So much of art in lines that speak;
Words from the heart with ebbs and peaks;
Space and time part in...
(Dedication: For the poets at PoetrySoup)
"Be of good cheer in spite of fear;
Love lives right here to help you steer."
Here on this site, each soul can cite
In easy writes, lines in small bites.
Here each poet...
Charm hurls voice
Feel nature spark
Movement in mundane glimpse
In plain sight
Love light aglow
Live with sun and shadow
Feisty field trip
Quantum soup reflection
In a daze
Wander in craze
Grandeur and splendour...
MY SAVIOR AND LORD
cite, christian, devotion, faith, god, jesus, spiritual, truth,
Among all that mean to me verily
JESUS CHRIST, my SAVIOR LORD is indeed the most absolutely
Since without HIM, I am nothing definitely
...HE alone completes me with His BEING wondrously:
Joy-Source midst salvation’s delight*
Eternal life’s Lamp, always...