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Premium Member The Night Before Christmas Eve
The night Before Christmas Eve
By Franklin Price


The Night Before Christmas
A most famous of  poems
Read  to children aloud
By their parents in homes

To children who gather
'Round the brightly lit tree
To hear Santa is coming
Presents for...

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Categories: drew, christmas,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member That Long Evening
When you came to me...

Not that you wanted me.  Oh, no!  It was I who wanted you,
Your comfort... your caring... your
... compassion, your compassion...
Your body, beautiful and young, perhaps that as well at...

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Categories: drew, feelings, lost, thank you,
Form: Free verse
Halloween Poems IV
the Horror
by Michael R. Burch

the Horror lurks inside our closets
the Horror hides beneath our beds
the Horror hisses ancient curses
the Horror whispers in our heads

the Horror tells us Death is coming
the Horror tells us there’s no...

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Categories: drew, dark, death, evil, grave, halloween, horror, scary,
Form: Rhyme
Sonnets LXI-LXX
Sonnets LXI-LXX

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...

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Categories: drew, heart, night, spiritual, wife, words, write, writing,
Form: Sonnet
Early Poems III
Juvenilia: Early Poems by Michael R. Burch

In the Whispering Night
by Michael R. Burch

In the whispering night, when the stars bend low
till the hills ignite to a shining flame,
when a shower of meteors streaks the sky

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Categories: drew, poems, poetry, poets, teen, write, writing, youth,
Form: Rhyme

by Michael R. Burch

Here the hills are old and rolling
carefully in their old age;
on the horizon youthful mountains
bathe themselves in windblown fountains...

By dying leaves and falling raindrops,
I have traced time's starts and stops,
and I have...

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Categories: drew, loneliness, lonely, longing, loss, lost, seasons, time,
Form: Sonnet
Light On the Devil's Chord - Day 34
I listened to his heart profusely, 
For a beat like his was much to ponder
I often wondered, his thoughts, and,
A light in me knew, with wretched wonderment
What the whispers in his mutterings meant to me


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Categories: drew, desire, destiny, endurance, feelings, heart, leadership, psychological,
Form: Epic

Day, and Night
by Michael R. Burch

The moon exposes pockmarked scars of craters;
her visage, veiled by willows, palely looms.
And we who rise each day to grind a living,
dream each scented night of such perfumes
as drew...

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Categories: drew, dream, earth, flower, moon, music, night, stars,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Nemesis, Confrontation And The Rejoined Battle, Now Completed
Nemesis, Confrontation And The Rejoined Battle,
Now Completed

(Nemesis) - Part One

O'lord of blight dare thee to now abide
Leaving thy abode to earthen realm ride
As punisher with dark universal might
As grief bearer, humanity to smite!

Dar'est thee enter,...

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Categories: drew, art, creation, faith, humanity, light, meaningful, symbolism,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Revolutionary Story
They called their gang The ReVolutionaries,
my Father Sun and Mother Earth drew time with them,
but they often called themselves Yang and YinYin,
respectively and mutually respectful
yet privately erotic,
not so much politically and economically
where Yang could not...

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Categories: drew, health, humor, joy, life, love, political, psychological,
Form: Narrative

These are love poems by Michael R. Burch, about life, the dream of love, virtue, a first kiss, a first crush, the birth of a first relationship, the joy of a first love...

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Categories: drew, birth, confusion, crush, dream, joy, kiss, longing,
Form: Rhyme
The Badly Drawn Goat
The pencil now resting the image was 'testing' for the creature before him, (his badly-drawn drawin') had come out 'not right' somewhat twisted and tight.

The picture in question, it burst with suggestion, for lines that...

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Categories: drew, animal, creation, funny,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 4 more poems about POETRY - A
                              One I Couldn’t Answer

“How do...

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Categories: drew, poetry, poets,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Adieu - Part 1
Do you remember?
We lay in the moonlight, exhausted and content,
Moments from perfection, skin glistening with moisture,
Salty and sweet from love - love so amazing
That it stunned us every time ...
Always better than before, and always...

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Categories: drew, heartbreak, love, passion, romantic, sad love, true
Form: Free verse
Marat and Charlotte
(A somnambulistic drama in four acts)


Jean-Paul Marat; 
Charles Barbarou;
Charlotte Corday;
1st Philosopher;
2nd Philosopher;
The Commentator’s Voice.

Act 1. A tavern. Two philosopher sit at the table; 
Marat sits at the other, some distance away.

1st Philosopher 

…or even worse:...

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Categories: drew, death, life, love,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Additional advice to those would be King from the THIRUK-KURAL with Commentary
Additional free advice to those* who would be King from the THIRUK-KURAL with Commentary
[*like presidents, prime ministers, dictators of declining (falling or fallen) nations or even empires]

K442: urranOy niikki uraa amai munkaakkum

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: drew, bullying, immigration, prison, religion, sympathy, tamil, violence,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member A Day on the Farm
"You really wanna know? Cause I'll tell ya if you really wanna know. You'll be thinkin' I'm crazy before I'm done, but I'll tell ya... ifn' you really wanna know."

The day started like any other,...

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Categories: drew, farm, myth,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Canto XVII Hell translation
“Here the fierce with the thin pointed tail,
Who passes mountains and breaks arms and walls!
Here who with stench can the world assail!”

So my duke started to talk with his calls;
And hinted then it to get...

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Categories: drew, fantasy,
Form: Terza Rima
Early Poems II
Juvenilia: Early Poems by Michael R. Burch

by Michael R. Burch

Though you possessed the moon and stars,
you are bound to fate and wed to chance.
Your lips deny they crave a kiss;
your feet deny they ache to...

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Categories: drew, poems, poetry, poets, teen, write, writing, youth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Maya 2
Continued from Maya 1

At length, when the womens' screams had ceased
and the sound of the thunder had stopped,
he gathered his courage and withdrew himself
from his hiding place beneath the corn.
He left the hut and prostrated...

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Categories: drew, allegory, conflict, courage, religion,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Quest of the Heart: Chapter Two
Brave Shadow Mane

Falling free at a tremendous velocity
Cursing my decision for acting in haste
Through clouds and frozen rain I could not see the ground
Losing consciousness, in my mouth blood I could taste

Now this was indeed...

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Categories: drew, adventure, for her, journey, lost love, love,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Ghost Dance, Part I

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Categories: drew, history, native american,
Form: Free verse
Light On the Devil's Chord - The Challenge
My hair bristled in the crisp breeze
Excitement spreading throughout my body
Even the sudden cold amused my fingertips,
Tingles spreading through my hands and up my arms
Soon I would be there too. . .
In the murky shadows...

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Categories: drew, adventure, change, cool, imagination, music, sick, strength,
Form: Narrative
At once she paid a visit. In her colorful dress, so revealing and appealingly suited to her slendern torso. I to gaze the door way, mine heart pounded viciously,  a death knock. I was...

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Categories: drew, appreciation,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member The Hustle - BOTH Audio and Text - w-image
I was an avid billiard player for many years, and a very good one, and believe me, these old (and young) HUSTLERS are out there -


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Categories: drew, humor,
Form: Narrative