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Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's Poem 33 In Interrogation Rooms 1980-82 By T Wignesan
 Translation of Eric Mottram’s Poem 33 in Interrogation Rooms by T. Wignesan

33.  on a vu un homme courir/ de la scène de crime un homme est maintenant en train d’aider/ la police avec...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ode, america, conflict, culture, , literature,
Form: Free verse

Above Under
Verse 1: We held hands and I fell under your are the hell from above
My heart has turned to ashes, but I rose again like a Phoenix because of you and I's love
I bled...

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Categories: ode, deep, desire, emotions, universe,
Form: Lyric
The Only Northern Northern Star
As winter hazes of January spraying
While I was meditating on how
To write this riveting poem which
Seemed to be for someone who
I never cast in my sight.
Despite her name is not an odd in me
But I...

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Categories: africa,
Form: Ode
The Back Burner
I heard you calling my name in an echoing whisper 
I saw a bird take wing in the whirling wind of disaster 
I put my weary head on your broad shoulders
The moment we touched, I...

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Categories: ode, deep, depression,
Form: Lyric
Salvation of a Formalist, An Ode To Entropy
Salvation of a Formalist, an Ode to Entropy
by Michael R. Burch

God's universal decree
That I get to be
My erstwhile boxed-in verse is free?

Eternal Currents
by Michael R. Burch

How can I write and not be true
to the rhythm...

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Categories: ode, humor, humorous, light, nonsense, satire, write, writing,
Form: Light Verse

You Never Listened
You Never Listened
by Michael R. Burch
You never listened,
though each night the rain
wove its patterns again
and trembled and glistened...
You were not watching,
though each night the stars
shone, brightening the tears
in her eyes palely fetching...

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Categories: ode, baby, birth, children, extended metaphor, feelings, soulmate,
Form: Sonnet
No Mark
No Mark
by Michael R. Burch

A wave implodes, 
impaled upon
impassive rocks...

this evening
the thunder of the sea
is a wild music filling my ear...

you are leaving
and the ungrieving
winds demur...

telling me
that nothing returns
as it was before...

here where you have...

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Categories: ode, break up, change, divorce, extended metaphor, farewell,
Form: Verse
Juvenilia: Early Poems Xi
Juvenilia: Early Poems XI

by Michael R. Burch

after the sprung rhythm of Dylan Thomas

Here the recalcitrant wind
sighs with grievance and remorse
over fields of wayward gorse
and thistle-throttled lanes.

And she is the myth of the scythed wheat
hewn and...

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Categories: ode, boy, poems, poetry, student, teen, teenage, writing,
Form: Rhyme
Visit To Antietam
Alone I arrive, walking from Frederick
over the gaps, across gentle hills
out onto a knoll
overlooking this burnished landscape.
Before me I see countless writhing rows
of indiscernible shapes gathered
in terrible rituals mid fire and smoke
darkening the sun.
From distant...

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Categories: america, conflict, history, together, war,
Form: Ode
Randomlings 1-34
Randomling 1:  Matthew Macfadyen

I believe I'm in love with Matthew Macfadyen
He inspires in me a terribly bad yen
But as poetry goes
His name 'spires woes
Cause nothing rhymes with "Macfadyen”.

Randomling 2: Birthday Wishes
For my birthday,...

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Categories: ode, cat, deep, depression, dog, emotions, funny, love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Poetic Encryption Like Ancient Egyptian
Poetic Encryption Like Ancient Egyptian

This terror and threat to poetic clarity,
Becomes a pet rock for some poets.

Words do count for sure, but so does
Clarity unless poets put a mask on.

Encryption can be used to mask...

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Categories: ode, allegory, analogy, emotions, imagination, metaphor, passion, symbolism,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Beary Tales Episodes 7-14, Poet's Notes
7. Playing With Fire
My mom IS quite clear on the dangers of fire,
But if boy'S hooked on flame, then it'S hard to obey,
There'S a longing for “MATCH GUN” (6) that most boys acquire,
Small'S the chance...

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Categories: ode, adventure, appreciation, best friend, blessing, innocence, love,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Young Brilliant Poet That Left Us Far, Far Too Soon Second Poet In Dedication Series
Percy Bysshe Shelley,  Born 4 August 1792
Horsham, Sussex, England[1]
Died , 8 July 1822 (aged 29)
Gulf of La Spezia, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy)
Occupation	Poet, dramatist, essayist, novelist
Alma mater	University College, Oxford (no degree)
Literary movement	Romanticism
Spouse	Harriet Westbrook
(m. 1811;...

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Categories: ode, appreciation, art, assonance, beautiful, blessing, encouraging, poets,
Form: Rhyme
Half a Dozen Plus Years Ago the Following Became a Near Reality
Half a dozen plus years ago the following became a near reality

Countdown to homelessness – 
mars this earthlinked sole Harris - son
panhandler would would register 
pyrrhic victory won.

Found me linkedin at the end of...

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Categories: ode, age, america, anger, angst, anniversary, anxiety, appreciation,
Form: Rhyme
The Aura of Time: Don'T Ask Why I'M An Ambivert
***I KNOW IT'S LONG...please don't tell me to shorten my poems or songs because I'm expressing myself through poetry. Thank you ahead of time. I did write concise poems. Check those haikus I wrote on...

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Categories: ode, angst, deep, depression, emotions, feelings, hope, how
Form: Lyric
Nervana - You Got the Nerve
*warning: sexual theme*

My mind and heart of gold...
Never once...growing mold as we both grow old 
Nervana sells out
I'm without a doubt
That I will love you till I die
That I will love you as long as...

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Categories: ode, deep, drug,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member I Am Me, Set Me Free
I am given to you by Creator Himself
My Limbs long to grow straight and tall
Bathed in sunlight from above, paying homage
Fulfilling my God given task
From the dawn of creation, in the Holy Books I’m told

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Categories: cancer, creation, environment, health, inspirational, nature, planet,
Form: Ode
Premium Member Perspectives Miscellaneous
Good new,good news He said to me
'I have the power to set you free'
'Come ,along this path we'll walk',
I listened closely as He talked;
Eternal life and 'new life' within
upon Him I place my sin,
peace,wholeness and...

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Categories: ode, life, nature, philosophy,
Form: Fibonacci
Ramen Noodles
:) now this is what Im talking bout .... nothin iz 2 uncommon when all you got 2 eat iz Ramen 
noodles 4 all y'all poodles
 seahorse sonar struggle with senses 
far beyond the realm...

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Categories: ode, dad, mother, relationship, spring, spring, winter, senses,
Form: Lyric
An Ode To Narcissus
All these years I tried to sugarcoat the pain you gave me
I tried to understand your how’s
Accept your when’s
be absent in your where’s
and ended up alone in my why’s

I can’t even believe that I was...

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Categories: ode, lost love, relationship,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Obama Rhapsody - Potd
His full given name is Barack Hussein Obama
The etymology of his first name, "Baraka," a Swahili word meaning "Blessed"

      It's easy to see why he's my favorite POTUS

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Categories: appreciation, celebrity, perspective, political, tribute,
Form: Ode
Ode De Purge
Not too long ago
                         I had a  beautiful friend

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Categories: ode, judgement,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Translation With Commentary of Mais Que Dieu Me Pardonne By T Wignesan
Translation of Kendji Girac and Claudio Capeo's Que Dieu me pardonne by T Wignesan 

Lyrics by Kendji Girac and Renaud REBILLAUD

(The two young French songsters' duet, now, yo-yo-ing in the upper echelons of c-Star...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: ode, courage, dance, encouraging, god, heart, poetry, song,
Form: Couplet
Regretless of Yesterday
**the lyrics in parenthesis is family-friendly rap without piano**

For your sake of distress
Of our lives' endless progress

(I stay inside my own space 
Stray outside with vast grace)
If I stay here without a trace, 
I will...

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Categories: ode, angst, hope, loneliness, longing, pain, poetry, stress,
Form: Lyric
Mimi and Mary T
Mimi and Mary T.

M P Walsh

It was 25 December,
And a snug-warm Christmas day.
The temp was over 50,
The weather: bright, not gray.

But a sadness on this Sunday fair
Perplexed me...what was wrong?
As I left the cape with...

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Categories: celebration, death,
Form: Ode