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Premium Member Ecclesia
An old Greek word, ecclesia,
is often translated as church,
but could also be thought of as a civilization
acting civilly,
as a citizenry
acting as responsible citizens.

The noun side of Ecclesia
casts residents as consumers
of democratic and economic cooperative systems,
while...

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Categories: fascinating, culture, fear, health,
Form: Political Verse



Premium Member An Ordinary Girl - Translation From Tagore
Sharing my translation of a famous poem (Sadharan Meye) written by Rabindranath Tagore, who won Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913. It's one of his story-like poems, written in Bengali, which is one of the...

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Categories: fascinating, life, loss,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's Courbet: Elegy 8 by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s Courbet: Elegy 8 by T. Wignesan

Blanches oeuvres ouvertes
résident dans les jours
la surface du banc de travail est noire
les géraniums-lierres
les fougères et les adragans
accumulent leurs oeuvres et jours:
La toile noire de Courbet
un...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fascinating, america, art, creation, philosophy, poetry, writing,
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: fascinating, anger, angst, anxiety, conflict, courage, dedication, deep,
Form: Free verse
splat
Splat

Explosions do not always signify combustion but often combustion arrives after many years of layering the layers and tightly packing. Thus meaning that a fried piece of fat could slip and burst out of the...

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Categories: fascinating, africa, animal,
Form: I do not know?



Reaching Out to You
I feel like my life is a clean slate
When I’m reaching out to you
I feel you lingering in my thoughts...
You stitched up my insecure frame of mind 
And stitched up the little pieces of memory...

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Categories: fascinating, confusion, courage, fear, freedom, giving, journey, love,
Form: Rhyme
Inception: Lighten Up my Load - Collab with Mikey part 7
I esteem your presence
Glowing with glee 
At times, you do say things without thinking 
I’m the god of distress – 
You’re leaving me breathless 
Cutting me down like I’m some decaying tree
You don’t see how...

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Categories: fascinating, deep, freedom, grief, happiness, hope, hurt, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cameron Diaz
Herpetologist meets actress (Cameron Diaz).
If he's funny he's me.
South America or Africa (on location).
In a diamond mind.
The protagonists (lovers), the diamonds, the miners and the minders.
By minders I (he) mean (means) watchers, organizers, supervisors.
As all...

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Categories: fascinating, america, beauty, funny, happiness, peace, political, science,
Form: Verse
My Day Part 1 continued in Part 2
The rest of this poem continued in Part 2
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I had to get out from behind the wall so that my spirit could grow tall
I had to get out from behind the wall to breathe fresh...

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Categories: fascinating, adventure, america, community, courage, encouraging, happiness, leadership,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Designer Ways and Means
Permacultural Designers
are taught to multiply the number
and networking depth
of relationships
between species
and organisms
and systems
and cooperative economic networks,
rather than the simpler adding functions
of traditional agriculture;
Where,
if you plant eight crops,
you get eight maybe interdependent functional relationships,
and maybe not...

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Categories: fascinating, class, culture, health, integrity, peace, rights,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Memories - Episode 1
It is said that eyes are the windows into ones soul
If truth be told they reflect ones innermost feelings
The girl observes her with earnest inquisitive eyes
Her most striking feature - green eyes flecked with gold.

Braided...

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Categories: fascinating, lost, memory, moving on, mystery, solitude, ,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member To Question Existence
Isn't our quality of life greatly subject to how we view our world and what happens in it?

I heard someone say recently, (and I agree), that nature is one of the most beautiful things we...

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Categories: fascinating, appreciation, beauty, earth, humanity, nature, ocean, world,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Cannibal Prophets
Prophecy is risky
and peculiar.

Prophets so seldom unveil opportunities
to win resilient integrity
without concomitant risks
of unhealthy failure.

Prophets of booming doom
and gloom
far outweigh voices for Golden Rules
and healthy tipping points
toward organic wealthy Ratios
to thrive opportunity rich
and risk free...

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Categories: fascinating, caregiving, culture, earth, environment, health, history, psychological,
Form: Political Verse
Welcoming Youl
You really want to know who I am?  
Are you interested at all,
In what lies behind the pretty face?  

Perhaps in search of,
A little substance?
A certain grace?  

Not unlike any other 
Mother...

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Categories: fascinating, courage, destiny, for him, hope, integrity, solitude,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member In Memory Of Jacque Fresco
At the age of 13 he experienced the great depression,
and that event helped shape his social conscience.
Even as a child he could clearly see all of the resources were still available,
but people didn't have money,...

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Categories: fascinating, dedication,
Form: Rhyme
Dandling Up And Down Upon The Lap Of The Wind Part Number Six The Enchantment
Kites still left hanging upon the winds oh, yes, the generous enchantment, the ever-innocent simplicity. 

Warning us and swirling around and whooshing about amid the humble Streams in the Spring. 

Time jovial, patient Offering Loving...

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© James Long  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fascinating, 11th grade, 12th grade, 1st grade, 4th
Form: Bio
Crime
Is to borrow a quote from a hero plagiarism or is it in honor of his memory
Is to but recite the intelligence of a general man forgotten to forever etch it in history
Is it a...

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Categories: fascinating, hero, integrity,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MY BUCKET LIST
MY BUCKET LIST

Years and years ago, I made a bucket list.
I looked everywhere and could not find it.
I don’t remember everything I listed,
so it’s time for a new one to be created
or just to go...

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Categories: fascinating, adventure, journey, places, travel,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Reflecting on Police Brutality
It was the spring of ‘74 when my student peers and I
were on the tail end of a group excursion  
through southern Spain, across Gibraltar’s Strait
and into the exotic northern tip of Africa.
I remember...

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Categories: fascinating, violence, prejudice,
Form: Prose
Metamorphosis Of Life
Birth is the breath of life. 
The first kiss of air that
Simulates the virgin lungs. 
As the lungs expand and collapses, 
a new life has begun, with a shrill cry.

Unlike like a shooting star.
that gloriously...

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© Sam Raj  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: fascinating, birth, celebration, death, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Scottish Wild Cat giving facts of its Life
I am a big admirer of all large cats, one of my favourites being the Scottish Wild Cat.
It is one of the wildest of all cats and will fight to the death to protect its...

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Categories: fascinating, animal, cat, nature, planet,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Sleeping Beauty - Translation From Tagore
This is my translation of Rabindranath Tagore's famous poem "Nidrita". Rabindranath Tagore (1861- 1941) was a Bengali poet, writer, music composer, and painter from Indian subcontinent. He reshaped Bengali literature and music, and Indian art...

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Categories: fascinating, angel, fantasy, princess,
Form: Narrative
Random
Let me give the facts straight
I didn't write this poem because I want to entertain you by my fascinating wordplays
I didn't write this poem to bring you to the deepest depth of my emotions
I didn't...

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Categories: fascinating, how i feel, i am,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Noble Beasts
The horse is a fascinating creature that serves us so well


Having had a life long relationship with horses
I am full of admiration for their endless toils.
They are fiery yet mainly gentle giants
and give hours of...

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Categories: fascinating, horse,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Lost Summer
From June to September
I cannot remember
A damn thing that I did
What took me over
Was a monster called Bipolar
Which escaped from the shadows where it hid

And to add to this schism
I was fighting alcoholism
A Demon that...

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Categories: fascinating, addiction, allusion, analogy, mental illness, metaphor, self,
Form: Rhyme