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Premium Member The True Mother

“The True Mother”

What part of a heart
in another could one trust
when betrayal comes
like a silver bullet words and deeds
sharp piercing to burrow 
bleed out Life’s dreams 
rust crumbles to dust

Virulent apathy spreads 
Betrayal’s destruction 

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Categories: betrayal, imagery, love, mother daughter, psychological, symbolism,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Yvonne's Swan Song
Yvonne was very, very, very happy.
She loved her mother.
She loved her brother Phillip.
And she loved swans.
Oh, did she ever love swans!

She loved the way they looked
With their smooth, fluffy feathers,
And colorful beaks of orange, yellow...

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© Mark Toney  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: anti bullying, bullying, children, courage, mother daughter,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Dance of Salome
The Dance of Salome
Herod bellowed out the night's festive orders..
"Bring the torches, bring the tables..
more wine, that we may rejoice,  
for tonight we revel in kindred friendship."
Herod strolled onto the terrace, nearly stumbled in...

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Categories: dance, daughter, moon, mother daughter, night, sin,
Form: Narrative
Mommy Why
 Molested the first fifteen years of my life. My mother remained silent the whole time. As the molesting continued all those years. Forced to live a pretend life all my childhood. Beaten and punished...

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Categories: mother daughter, mother, child, house, school, god,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The White Lady of Skipsea
"The White Lady of Skipsea"

Last night I dreamt 
I dreamed of you
a kind of dream 
within a dream

my soul escaped, 
this firmament,
my immaculate heart
held hands, my fingers 
did entwine with 
handsome Morpheus

Crystal radiate
twin gossamer...

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Categories: mother daughter, dark, fantasy, gothic, history, horror, mystery, romance,
Form: Free verse

A Story My Mother Told Me
someone always told me this with tears in her eyes...

(for Lata Sethi's late-mother, who was my mother’s ‘sister’ and who took us all into her heart, and for Lata and Ravi Sethi of Defence Colony,...

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Categories: mother daughter, forgiveness, freedom, friendship, grandmother, hate, history, holocaust,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member The Unicorn and The Sticky Asphalt Jungle

"The Unicorn and The Sticky Asphalt Jungle"

Bedtime stories
now walk through fog
The Unicorn skips 
on lines of sticky Asphalt

The father writes his play
The mother seen as absent
becomes deus ex machina
she will be the only one 


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Categories: freedom, love, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Honoring You in Living Color
Kitchen counters alive; the vivid colors of red, green, purple and yellow glass jars. Your garden flourished.
Pickled beets mingle boiled eggs; a pretty periwinkle purple.
Yellow and purple tinted fingers; dandelions and elderberries distilling; musty aroma...

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Categories: mom, mother, mother daughter, tribute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member That Is Your Job
That is your job, the mama tells us at school.
We feed her child breakfast, lunch, and an after school snack free of charge.
We give her child a safe place to be, while she has seven...

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Categories: children, mother, mother daughter, mother son, philosophy,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Conversations with a Daughter: Creeps

"Conversations with a Daughter: Creeps"

Time creeps
my beautiful, clever, daughter 

Weirdos are us 

There's that beautiful laugh,
that beautiful smile

Who wants to 
belong here 

they keep you on 
the outer edge

that’s cool, 
take all the time...

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Categories: freedom, love, mother daughter,
Form: Free verse

She lay in bed alone at night 
and wonder why she's here
In a world that's so uncool
Where people just don't care

She do so much for everyone 
But her heart's still so sore
Just a little bit...

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Categories: absence, age, birth, family, identity, mother daughter,
Form: Light Verse
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Gals, Dolls, Bitches and Broads - XXXVII Part Two
Unquotable quotes: Gals, Dolls, Bitches and Broads – XXXVII

An adulterous couple soon make lying, cheating and downright treachery (not to mention their role as carriers of germs within the orbit of the family) the principal...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: girl, mother, mother daughter, mother son, nature,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member The Silkworm's Birthday

"The Silkworm’s Birthday"

Mulberry leaves flutter in the breeze
Kookaburra brave Joker bluffs a sky blue breast 
Drops one feather for a quill, a song hidden in a laugh, no bitter pill
magic never rests, like a crystal...

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Categories: grandchild, imagery, love, mother daughter, muse,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Megan's Hit
        MEGAN'S HIT
There on the deck, I took a practice swing
tormented in the possiblity--
then hope was dashed--I found no hope to bring
up to the plate, when Ump cried...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: mother daughter, adventure, baseball, child, childhood, daughter, family, father
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member I Miss My Mama
I miss my Mama
She left me too soon
I still see her in dreams
And even then I wonder
"Mama, are you going to leave me again?"

Everything she was
Seems to live inside of me
Her love for words
And rain

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Categories: death, hope, mother daughter, niece,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Few Choice Words from my Daughter
Busy getting ready to go to a meeting
I was looking through my closet for something to wear
My 20 year old daughter, Shereen, was in my bedroom
Showing me her new clothes
I marveled at her
What a body

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Categories: mother daughter, woman, words,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member My Favorite Christmas Memory
I always wanted a dollhouse with Barbie toys, 
just as my brother wanted G.I. Joe for little boys.
We’d wait all year to see what we would open, 
anticipating with excitement to get what we were...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: christmas, mom, mother daughter,
Form: Couplet
The Ages of Carolyn
She grew up in the South, in the age of Jim Crow
In a town divided, no black friends did she know

She has her father's russet red hair and mother's walnut-brown eyes
The rarest combination, I surmise

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Categories: dedication, mom, mother, mother daughter,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Who would milk the Tigress
Who would milk the Tigress
                				    wears no armour    gasmask
				pail within squat thighs
					nor bloodless...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: freedom, mother daughter, peace, political, soldier, women,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Will You Tie My Shoes When I Grow Old
You were beautiful, 
my tiny child, 
wrapped tightly in my arms, 
close to my heart.
I listened to you breathing.
I counted your fingers
and your toes.
you cried out to me
and I loved you
with every ounce of...

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Categories: mother daughter, caregiving, childhood, daughter, growing up, life, mother,
Form: Narrative
For My Mother
A few months ago I went by the 
cemetery where you lay
I have been meaning to stop in 
but you know how life gets.

It was late September
chilly and overcast
the clouds were thick and
hung heavy above...

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Categories: mother daughter, absence,
Form: Elegy
Premium Member Words Are Useless
The days go slow as the minutes embrace my loneliness. I am nothing but a mother yearning for redemption from the loss of her own precious baby girl. Believe me when I say,  WORDS...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: death, mother daughter,
Form: Haibun
Fight The Demons Diet
It was that time again to empty once more,
I was on my Knees on the bathroom floor.
Putting tissue down the Loo making sure nothing stayed afloat,
Then I slid my fingers down deep inside my sore...

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Categories: mother daughter, courage, dark, depression, family, fear, food, growing
Form: Rhyme
Is My Heart Out Of Shape

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Categories: faith, friendship, heart, imagery, memory, mother daughter,
Form: Romanticism
Premium Member My Beautiful Dreamer
"My Beautiful Dreamer"

My Beautiful Dreamer
“thinks she goes unseen”, Her.
she’s a million miles away
lost in the Lilacs and
Chantilly Lace of 
her beautiful dream, her.

My Beautiful Dreamer
dreaming of a better home
sunrays and moonbeams
bigger yard, smaller city
a flashy...

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Categories: mother daughter, child, daughter, freedom, home, love, mother, mother
Form: Free verse