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Premium Member The Hotel Caretaker
How unparticular the day had particularly been,

On March the third of two-thousand and eighteen,

For the caretaker at an historic Adirondack Inn,

Had lacked company, and therefore, dopamine.


‘Twas Sunday when all the guests had fled,

From either...

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Categories: death, grief, introspection, march, mystery, remember,
Form: Rhyme

I am my Father's Son
They were gambling in front of the house.
Manservants and pages bustled about
Serving Suitors who just curse and carouse.
Few mix wine with water. I heard one shout,
"Clean down the tables with wet sponges! Rouse
Yourselves! And when...

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Categories: adventure, anger, anxiety, bullying, father, history, introspection,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member The Girl with No Last Name
She was always so insecure, as far back as I can remember she never realized her true worth, she let people use her, and never cared about getting hurt
If everyone else was happy and smiling,...

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Categories: feelings, girl, heartbroken, introspection, loneliness, poetry, sad,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Resonating RightBrain Politics
Says Csikszentmihalyi,
"Social scientists
(Abraham Maslow, Lawrence Kohlberg, Jane Loevinger, [Ken Wilber, Edward Podvoll, Julian Jaynes, Jack Kornfield, Richard Dawkins, Clare Graves, Carl Jung] and James Fowler)
describe a dialectical motion
between [Yang-ego-form] differentiation
and [Yin-eco-logical function] integration,
between turning attention...

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Categories: introspection, beauty, environment, health, political, psychological, religion, trust,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Ash Can
The Ash Can  ©

I got the call on Sunday night.  I was traveling on business.  When I looked at the caller ID
 I wondered why my husband’s boss would be calling me....

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Categories: bereavement, introspection, lost love, suicide,
Form: Dramatic monologue

Brave new world
(based on Aldous Huxley's book "Brave New World")

Human hatchery

Clink clink clink clink...
Test tubes prattling past
along the chrome plated production line.
Glistening under fake fluorescence
humming in harmony
with the magnetic motors
of conveyors, centrifuges and camshafts.
Biological blobs of gamete...

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Categories: confusion, depression, heartbreak, humanity, introspection, political, science
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Long Loud Sigh
sometimes you are in its minimal spotted light...sometimes!
other times you just know you've been touched and you freeze,
moved but a stranger it moves in, does its work and leaves.

...maybe it's been a while since...

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Categories: introspection, drug,
Form: Free verse
Being American
I live in America, as in the United States of America, and that used to mean something. At least to me it did. And it’s not so much in how I was raised but in...

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Categories: america, class, how i feel, introspection, patriotic,
Form: Dramatic Verse
The Crow Ghost of Haunting Footsteps
Break my neck; snap it in two, snap it in half
don't give me that incredulous, frightened look as I ask
don't hesitate in front of me, please just do me this favor
so I gain a halo,...

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Categories: i love you, i miss you, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part 1 by T Wignesan
Translation of Eric Mottram’s TIME SIGHT UNSEEN, Part One by T. Wignesan

"Instead of an item in a school of rhetoric, the poem could have variety of articulations, continuity and discontinuity, sentence and parataxis, and an...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: imagery, introspection, literature, philosophy, writing,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Part 2 You Have to Whistle
Neither Tray or I take any guff from adults, especially adults in authority; it’s a result of having had the belt when you are young, thus learning you cannot trust your care-givers or anyone else.

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Categories: child abuse, giving, i love you, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Meet On The Upper Floor
What would the rich do without the poor?
If there was no poor to clean the floor
What would the rich do without the poor?
If there was no one to guard the door
What would the rich do...

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Categories: introspection, beauty, change, emotions, friendship love, independence day,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Hot And Cold Comes The Night


must know
I cried yesterday 
and I think I broke the world
so I braided some words into twine
planted some sweet and sour coated seeds
I grew free standing expressions and then...

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Categories: depression, heart, introspection, love, romance, romantic,
Form: Free verse
Motivational Truthfulness
Spark to light the fire. It’s my life mission to gain the knowledge of what makes people laugh and intrigued by my experiences in my never ending and changing life. I want people to know...

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Categories: destiny, introspection,
Form: ABC

Unique construction of body and mind
My niche in human pack not quickly found 
Raw young heart of a curious design
The empty mirrors for my soul abound

Subjectively a bit odd to myself
A jangled, disconnected kind of...

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Categories: emotions, growing up, introspection, people, senses, society,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Legacy of Penang
Back in 1962 when I was just a lad
my dad gave me a holiday
the best I ever had.
A holiday of every dream
that one lifetime could hold
so listen while this wondrous time 
to you I now...

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Categories: culture, father, food, friendship, introspection, paradise, travel,
Form: Rhyme
Poet Destroyers Poem in Hindi -Like Ice

Irma Linda or PD (Poet Destroyer) is a good friend of mine and a very prominent and dynamic American Poet of Poetry Soup. The list of her fans is so big that it is difficult...

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Categories: introspection, , Lullaby,
Form: Alliteration
Premium Member How Can I Not Love You
 ~How Can I Not Love You?~
 (Free Verse)

 Even before
 I met you the way I do now
 I always
 knew about You, perhaps not
 in the sense and the
 right way that I...

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Categories: christian, introspection, jesus, love,
Form: Free verse
Letter to taeljejohn
uncomfortableness, and hesitation arose that you might reassess a possibility for friendship or.... whatever with me.

A disappointment set in place in the event that based on some facet of my being (inexplicable flaws within this...

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Categories: angel, beauty, devotion, friendship, history, introspection, life,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Thirty-three Letters From Batman to Robin
Playing Batman and Robin is a lot different

When the Riddler is your Stepfather

And simultaneously an alcoholic and pedophile

When your secret mission is to keep him

From bringing heroin and pornography

To Gotham city


Your mother wanted to...

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Categories: abuse, adventure, courage, death, hero, introspection, mystery,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member We Will Get Our - Hyphen

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Categories: humanity, introspection, life, truth,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member This Poem May Kill Me, or Not
Notes: I am putting the notes upfront, suicide is no laughing matter, however, anything that makes it something that can be discussed I think is a good thing. Humor really is an aid to many...

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Categories: depression, introspection, lonely, psychological, suicide, drug,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member My Conversation With God
I have been praying to God ever since I first understood the concept of a deity.  Although I have struggled through life with my acceptance of and belief in the religion I was force...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: inspirational, introspection, god, me, time, prayer, children,
Form: Narrative
Meaningful Screw You's
I'm done with this I've had enough of this/
Slushy trip since Hell Paso son just quit
This empty pursuit
Of letting the past keep livin' through you/
Go ahead and equip the damn truth
It is that simple to...

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Categories: dark, introspection, lonely, music, sorry, life, me,
Form: Blank verse

Black, brown

Something that has been an issue since the beginning of time

Colors unite 
Colors causes actions out of spite
Colors are all different shades
Colors has been one of the leading causes of death for decades

See i...

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Categories: introspection, anger, black african american, color, deep, growth,
Form: Rhyme