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Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's A Faithful Private - 7 -excerpts from Notes on Poetics by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s A Faithful Private 7 with excerpts from “Notes on Poetics” by T. Wignesan

(Note: With this post, I bring to a close EM’s pamphlet collection: Faithful Private, GENERA editions by Colin Simms,...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: colin, england, poetry, political, power,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's A Faithful Private - 1 with Commentary by T Wignesan
 Translation of Eric Mottram’s A Faithful Private - 1 by T. Wignesan

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: colin, addiction, america, freedom, political, war,
Form: Free verse
Going for a drive then
Going for a drive then? What now? Yes.

Conglomeration of Mr and Mrs Mooses were sitting near the central reservation on the dual carriage way. They had ordered some fruit, wine, beer, and some milky cream...

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Categories: colin, age,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Toms story
It was promising to be a cloudy grey day if things held up' still what can you expect in England in Janruary Tom reasoned, he was already considering how far behind he might be in...

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Categories: colin, god,
Form: Narrative
What Is Your Answer
His head lifted, and looking for his brothers, 
He found his mum, sanely able again to relate to him, 
Cold, death-like figure, icy face, warm outline of a kin, 
Grieving, her brave face emanated hope...

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Categories: colin, bible, faith, god, gospel, hero, history, jesus,
Form: Free verse



Suffusion Of Profuse Elation
Ah...herewith ma usual
     dose of pablum from this meal
lee mouthed muttering 
     doggerel wordsmith,
     who now writes...
     so here's...

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Categories: colin, 10th grade, 11th grade, 8th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Tale of My Will and Destiny
I take no Joy in telling my tale but I will tell it if I'm Abel;
so I'll Taylor this story to be Ernest and true,
but to be Frank, if per Chance you see through my...

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Categories: colin,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men - XXVIII
Unquotable quotes: Outsiders and Odd Men – XXVIII

                 for Colin Wilson (1931-1913) 
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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: colin, anti bullying, black african american, courage, forgiveness,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member L'octroi des droits a Jacky - Transl of Mudrooroo Narogin's They Give Jacky Rights by T Wignesan
L’octroi des droits à Jacky – Translation of Mudroroo Narogin’s « They Give Jacky Rights » by T. Wignesan


(Note : The first aboriginal writer to have achieved – according to Kevin Gilbert’s Inside Black Australia...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: colin, discrimination, freedom, political, race, rights, , memorial,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Favorite Movie Performance by Actor Colin Firth: A Single Man
L.A ‘62. English professor George (Colin Firth) is mourning the loss of his gay partner. He's 
spent the day reliving memories, but that night meets his student Kenny (Nicholas Hoult), 
who secretly admires him, in...

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Categories: colin, life, lossday,
Form: Narrative
The Blessings of a New Beginning
In opposition to social injustice 
Colin Kapernick took a knee 
To bring national attention to 
Black American police brutality 
But an unexpected result was 
Eventually affected 
Colin was black balled
From the NFL he was rejected...

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Categories: colin, blessing, faith, god,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Maria Down Under
There’s endless miles of golden sandy beaches
Sparkling aqua waters as far as the eye can see
Gods and Goddesses frolic au naturel down under
Here’s where Heaven shines her light down on me

If you foolishly swim between...

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Categories: colin, beach, lust, satire, vacation,
Form: Rhyme
TO KNEEL OR NOT TO KNEEL
You watched it on TV 
And you might have wondered why
Colin knelt on that football field 
What was he attempting to try? 
The narrative of his actions 
Were about America's attitude 
Towards Black men 
How...

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Categories: colin, black african american, courage, encouraging, faith, racism,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Sam came from Bollon on the Wallan S.W.Queensland Aus.
Sam came from Bollon on the Wallan S.W.Queensland Aus.

Sam Mc Croon came from Bollon soon
When he heard about old Galoon the Batey
 She was big an a Ox light in her sox
And she loved her...

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Categories: colin, romanceold, me, old,
Form: Rhyme
Emily goes for a walk
Emily goes for a walk.

Emily was at the beginning of her sixty-fifth year,
She lived alone since her husband,Colin died in 2008.
Her life involved cleaning and maintaining the family home.
Not that there was any family really.
Her...

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Categories: colin, 10th grade,
Form: Free verse
Emily goes for a walk

Emily was at the beginning of her sixty-fifth year,
She lived alone since her husband,Colin died in 2008.
Her life involved cleaning and maintaining the family home.
Not that there was any family really.
Her only friend was a...

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Categories: colin, 10th grade,
Form: ABC
Last Man Standing
Last Man Standing
The family was ten when I was a lad.
Six siblings, Mum, Dad & Granddad.
When Dad left, Granddad went as well
Mum with five kids, it must have been hell.
She worked hard to keep the...

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Categories: colin, angst, family, funeral, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Love's wanderer
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Categories: colin, addiction, lost love, love,
Form: Free verse
Granny Doris Lives On
Granny Doris Lives On

“There’s no such thing as rain in Tintagel”.
That’s what my Granny Doris says.
“It’s always lovely weather 
For grabbing a bag of pegs”.

She ‘heave-ho’s’ wet laundry
Into a basket wide,
Then tugs and grumbles
To drag...

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Categories: colin, clothes, funny, grandmother, grandparents, humorous, storm, wind,
Form: Verse
Premium Member My Ten Grands and More
One of my grandsons, name of Benjamin
He likes eating toast made with cinnamon
But uses his wits
To not eat his grits
Then excuses himself like a gentleman

Charlie thrives on competition
Out smarting you is his mission
Bear hugs
Tiny bugs,...

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Categories: colin, familyme,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member A Life In Crime - ABC
Among my memories are the enormous number of

Books I have read over the years,

Crime novels mainly, good old

Detective stories, a genre of

Entertaining

Fiction that has always

Given me many

Hours of reading pleasure.

I have read all the "Campions,"...

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© Beth Evans  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: colin, appreciation, books, celebrity, death, how i feel,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Smack-Dab
Ya know baby you're usually right
Center cut, intherace, that's your place
On target, red carpet, gotomarket
Hittin' the bull's eye, 'n baby, I'm your guy
Smack-Dab babe
Like the Nile, you flow the right way
Like Carlyle, know what ta...

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© Greg Gaul  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: colin, celebrity, culture, humorous, nostalgia, silly, song, tribute,
Form: Lyric
'OFF-COLOUR'
‘OFF-COLOUR’

It really was curious; it really was strange:
The day that the colours decided to change.
It really was freakish; it really was weird:
When all of the colours weren’t what they appeared.

The police cars were purple with...

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Categories: colin, word play,
Form: Verse
there
There
There I stand in the bakery before the huge steel metal machine, 100 yards long and silver. A cake machine worth a mint. All sorts of ingredients thrown together to make cakes, quite a mix!...

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Categories: colin, candy, chocolate, science, technology,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Man Walks In Darkness

    Man Walks In Darkness

    Sad excuse, not a plus
    just ask Simon Cowell
    Freedom found on a bus,
    words...

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Categories: colin, art, creation, encouraging, forgiveness, inspiration, sin, symbolism,
Form: Rhyme