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More Pickles Than One
For ten months now I’ve brooded over coming second place
in the pickle section deeming, it no less than a disgrace.
It was written plain and simple, so there can be no excuse,
that the pickles in this...

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Categories: football, humor,
Form: Rhyme

Epitaph for a Palestinian Child
by Michael R. Burch

I lived as best I could, and then I died.
Be careful where you step: the grave is wide.

Autumn Conundrum
by Michael R. Burch

It's not that every leaf must finally...

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Categories: football, bereavement, death, death of a friend, depression,
Form: Epitaph
Rejection Slips 3
Rejection Slips 3

Rejection Slip
by Michael R. Burch

Whenever my writing gets rejected,
I always wonder how the rejecter got elected.
Are we exchanging at the same Bourse?
(Excepting present company, of course!)

When editors reject my poems, did I slip...

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Categories: football, death, desire, family, heart, life, longing, love,
Form: Rhyme
Peace Prayer
These are peace poems, prayer poems, hymns and lullabies I have written for family, friends and the world over the years ...

Peace Prayer
by Michael R. Burch

for Jim Dunlap

Be calm.
Be still.
Be silent, content.

Be one with the...

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Categories: football, beauty, blessing, love, nature, peace, prayer, time,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chapter 55 --DAMIAN DELILAH MALLORY: the Polly conundrum
Molly and Dolly were in their 
New getaway room on the top 
Floor listening to music.
While Damian spent time with 
The kids in the backyard. He
Wanted to install a pool for the
Youngest children, then switch...

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Categories: football, best friend, feelings, grandson, inspirational,
Form: Alliteration

Rejection Slips 1
Rejection Slips

With over 5,700 publications if I count poems that have gone viral, I suppose I shouldn’t complain … but I do have some poems that have never been accepted for publication. Here are a...

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Categories: football, day, love, memory, night, rose, seasons, winter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member 4 more poems about POETRY - B
Who hasn't this nightmare of forgetting an inspirational word or phrase happened to?

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Categories: football, poetry,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Journalists - Dedication to Andre Fontaine - XXVI
Unquotable quotes: Tale-Carriers, Gossip-Mongers, Courrier-Pigeon Caretakers, Smoke-Signal Puffers and Tom-Tom Thumpers – XXVI

Could there be such things as political shenanigans or inter-continental warfares, even catastrophes, natural disasters, tsunamis, irruptions, conflagrations, inundations, landslides, typhoons, tornadoes, hurricanes,...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: football, power,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The Alaskan Oil Pipeline
The Alaskan Oil Pipeline

Nineteen sixty-eight confirmed the year
Of discovery by ‘Humble Oil’
To North America’s largest oil field,
On the North Slope of the Brooks Range;
A west to east Northern Alaskan mountain chain.
An area forty miles wide...

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Categories: football, education, environment, history, technology, tribute, usa,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Remember When
Remember when you were very young,                             ...

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Categories: football, fun, games, life, love, remember, today, youth,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Life God Gave - The Octa-Tri Style

~  Life,  God  Gave ~ 
( Octa- Tri ) 


God's Love glow 
From our hearts let it flow 
My Lord, You're my Light, Hope, Joy and Guide. 


You heal heart,...

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Categories: football, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Want A Doggy
Oh how I want a doggy, 
a bundle of love and fur.                       ...

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Categories: football, dog, friend, love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Brace For Impact
We were off,                                ...

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Categories: football, car, kid, red, snow, vacation, weather, winter,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member Autumn Atonement
Face to the sky,
Breath of the Caribbean
Woven with earthy Autumn,
Saturates the alveoli of my lungs,
Pouring raw impulses into the neurons of
My pleasure centers, so triggering a myriad of
Memories ... the demurring requiem to summer tide...

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Categories: football, autumn, heartbreak, metaphor, october, solitude, soulmate, true
Form: Free verse
Snapshots from a Child's West London
I remember my cherished Wolf Cub pack, 
How I loved those Wednesday evenings, 
The games, the pomp and seriousness of the camps, 
The different coloured scarves, sweaters and hair 
During the mass meetings, 
The solemnity...

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Categories: football, child, childhood, children, england, friendship, london, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Bate's Motel DOES Exist - 1st HALF
Here's the scoop, a bunch of my pieces now posted - and coming soon - this is, as indicated, the 1st HALF of this fairly lengthy poem. The 2nd half had to be posted...

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Categories: football, humor,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member It's Not Too Late
One seat back from where I sat in almost every class was where this wimpy, red-haired nerd, I’d hated from the start,
Made a point of sitting, thinking - if he played it right - because...

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Categories: football, inspirational, relationship,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Fairy
Come look come see,                               ...

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Categories: football, crazy, dream, humor, sister, tree,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chapter 14 -- DAMIAN and POLLY: First Apartment
Date. August  2023 

Damian turned 22 and Moved  from his
 family's estate Into his own
 duplex apartment, 5 bedrooms.
One master bedroom and 
1 and a half bathrooms. 
Down town West Virginia. One night...

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Categories: football, best friend, confidence, dance, family, home,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Armless Ambidextrian
I. The Love of Minds

The volume on the desk,
The one not claimed by dust or burned
By light, will follow her to bed tonight.
Its pages will be turned and smothered,
Each in turn, so as not to...

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Categories: football, conflict, death, depression, desire, fear, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Legend of the Red October Run
Dedicated to the 2000 National College Football Champions, the Oklahoma Sooners 


Over fifty years, boy and man, I’ve been a Sooners fan
Watched and reveled in their glories, every one;
But there’s no more glorious “Sooner Magic”...

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Categories: adventure, autumn, desire, football, games, heart, history,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member What's Love Got To Do With It
I started out life as Anna Mae Bullock,                           ...

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Categories: football, child, cry, hurt, music, song, woman, world,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member A Party In The Snow
2020 has been a year of blue,                            ...

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Categories: football, blue, christmas, cry, fun, new years day,
Form: Rhyme
The Lizard Man
It spread its grizzly legs on the whitewashed wall
Firmly baked in the early summer heat 
Spitting perspiration dripping from the white crisps ceiling
While I cling onto a sensational feelings
Night has casted shadows upon night
With images...

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Categories: football, business, character, community, dedication, international, leadership, strength,
Form: Narrative

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Categories: football, giggle, jobs,
Form: Limerick