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Letters for People part 4
Dear people, 
    (Am i?) Mad it’s a conformist state?
A status that perpetuates people to pair, to compare, to prepare, 
to perfect, before performance, …?
    -sure hard to try...

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© Matt Godek  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: safer, america, angst, business, confusion, feelings, poverty,
Form: Epic

Premium Member Sick Art

"Sick Art"

I walk the streets
still and quiet
I do not lie
I do not betray
what the heart belies
pickled kidneys 

I am a ghost
of my former self

ears lent to hear 
the sweet music
of the sounds so fraught
caught up...

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Categories: safer, dark, horror, mystery,
Form: Free verse
by Michael R. Burch
We stood, kids of the Lamb, to put to test
the beatific anthems of the blessed,
the sentence of the martyr, and the pen’s
sincere religion. Magnified, the lens
shot back absurd reflections of each...

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Categories: safer, allegory, allusion, analogy, crazy, fantasy, imagination, magic,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Pandemic-Climate Recovery Teams
In Colchester, CT,
and possibly in your town too,
we have a LongTerm ReCoVery Committee
looking at 20/20 prevision
for post-pandemic climate health revisions
for wealthy local and global EarthJustice.

So, what have I noticed
that might be economically
and ecologically win/win useful?


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Categories: safer, community, earth, health, integrity, peace, political, power,
Form: Political Verse
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: safer, beauty, blessing, love, nature, peace, prayer, time,
Form: Free verse

Native American Translations
Native American Translations

Cherokee Travelers' Blessing I
loose translation by Michael R. Burch

I will extract the thorns from your feet.
For yet a little while, we will walk life's sunlit paths together.
I will love you like my own...

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Categories: safer, america, earth, native american, nature, prayer,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Healing a Trumpian God
I remember several prayers
to invoke God's blessings on America,
a reminder of traditional political 
Fundamental lack of awareness 
of righteous economic investments
in win/win GoldenRule
positive social-psychological security.

No one "keeps"
or "makes"
this confederation of uniting states great,
unless we democratically...

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Categories: safer, education, faith, health, hope, integrity, religion, usa,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Come To The Lord - Christinas Trinity Style

~ Come  To  The  Lord ~ 
( Christina's  Trinity ) 


Come to the Lord, He's Mighty, Good
Find Him always in all mood
With Him you'll be strong
With Him you'll belong
Today, all life...

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Categories: safer, christian, faith, hope, love,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Driving Alone Through the Sand Hills of Nebraska
My love is light (a fairy kiss?)          
               Like the pressure of...

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Categories: safer, lost love,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Adopting Yua

The dust had all but settled from the sultry morning air when Sergeant Kessler tapped me on the arm to wake me up.
“Gonna be a hot one,” he announced, “a chance o’ rain...and could get...

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Categories: safer, child, daughter, inspirational, inspirational love, uplifting,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Dante's Divine Comedy translation CANTO IX
That color vileness painted on my face
When coming back my duke to me I saw 
His new squeezing inside much more took place.

He heedful stopped as man hearing to draw;
Because his eye could not reach...

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Categories: safer, fantasy,
Form: Terza Rima
Premium Member The Laughing Master II - Dwindling Family
Dwindling Family

To get a little
Live a life of fair balance
Giving in like kind.


Who was next to go... his memory brought up his twin sisters
Yes, so rare as their birth survival was…

Coming as they did together,...

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Categories: safer, adventure, dream, fantasy, history, life, loss, remember,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member Magic Bagpipes and the Five Jelly Tykes

A Bagpipe am I,
My drones point to the sky!
I am magic they say, since the wizard ‘spelled’ on me that day.

He gave me the gift of immortal time,
I could travel through centuries,
T’was a gift.
It was...

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Categories: safer, 5th grade, children, fantasy, imagination, magic,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member I've Been So Lucky In Life
I’ve Been So Lucky in Life! (1&2)
(Only Raped 5 Times Metaphorically)
I’ve Been So Lucky in Life (1&2)
(Only Raped 5 Times Metaphorically)

Poem’s Introduction
My poetry has always been about transparency. It’s about letting go of an effort...

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Categories: safer, abuse, angst, faith, humor, love, pain,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member War of WorldViews
YangLeft: Those still capable of right thinking,
as our more civil
humane reflections
on bilateral political
and economic investment inflection,
sometimes cooperative
and democratically co-invested,
but usually just BusinessAsUsual
life remains a win/lose infested 
ZeroSum political disempowering game 

YintegrityRight: Sweety,
thanks for honorable...

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Categories: safer, analogy, caregiving, earth, health, integrity, mental illness,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Voting With Our Feet
It seemed to me,
when I was eight,
U.S. Christian disciples and teachers
had been given so much grace

And had fundamentally boiled it down
to settling for such small subcontinental WhitePatriarchal colonizing gratitude
for God's universally healthy
multicultural EarthTribes.

It was so...

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Categories: safer, community, destiny, earth, happiness, health, integrity, peace,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Landsbyen -Into the North- an epic poem 26
“From that point forward Reginn, of the Ibero Clan, along with the Erin Clan
and the Second Ibero Clan slowly stripped more and more control away
from the King.  Reversing much of his progressive policies. ...

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Categories: safer, christmas, fairy,
Form: Epic
Premium Member The Cascade Adventures - Part 1
It's been four years since I've seen so much as an insignificant mountain creek. Been overburdened with comfort, now frantic with nature withdrawals, having to settle for photos found on Google Images: emerald pine trees,...

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Categories: safer, adventure, friend, mountains, nature, snow,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Deep WellHearted Minds
I suppose my worldview life of mind
and witnessing view of few
deep well
hearted Earth

Would feel easier
more powerfully co-inviting
without chronic win/lose stressors
popping up
against downstream sundry, multiculturally 

and yet Organically EcoGreen 

Future prophets
without ecologically probable 

Potential for...

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Categories: safer, earth day, health, home, integrity, mother, peace,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member Cascade Adventures --- Pt 1
It's been four years since I've seen so much as an insignificant mountain creek. I've been overburdened with comfort, now frantic with nature withdrawals and having to settle for photos found on Google Images: emerald...

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Categories: safer, adventure, beauty, childhood, confidence, fun, mountains, nature,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member Desert Rose
I was driving to Utah, because I had gotten a promotion;
And chose the scenic route, so as to put things in motion.

I had been traveling from Los Angeles, to Salt Lake City;
And the scenery along...

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Categories: safer, beauty, faith, fantasy, inspiration, lost, purple, rose,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member You'll Be Coming Home With Us
‘Round 5:15. on April 9th in 1967...wakened by a nearly imperceptible appeal...
My and Sarah’s eyes would open simultaneously, wondering if the whimpering down the hallway might be real.

Hearing them repeatedly, though faint and far between,...

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Categories: safer, inspirational,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Pirates Without Ships
Beware of pirates without a ship
like rebels without a transportive WinWin cooperative cause,
like ego-politicians without sacred ecological-economic portfolios.

One of the ways we communicate cooperative values
and choose not to communicate disvalues
is by how and where and...

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Categories: safer, addiction, anti bullying, courage, depression, green, health,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member The Lay of The Best Man - Part 4
The Lay of The Best Man - Part 4

I ask you this: Have you ever known a man to ‘buckle under stress’?
Or have you never seen a man have a ‘moment of madness’?
Have you not...

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Categories: safer, bullying, character, corruption, discrimination, men, vanity, women,
Form: Lay
Premium Member Regarding Health and Education
Dear Local Boards of EcoSchool Education,
Departments of Environmentally Protected Walkable Transportation,
Cooperatively Maintaining Public-Private Works
and STEAM Play
and WinWin GreenGames,
Hysterical Historical Associations,
Social Work Departments of Climate Restorative Therapy,
and Public Health-Wealth Departments:

Did you leave anyone out dear?

Just the...

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Categories: safer, caregiving, earth, gospel, health, humor, patriotic, peace,
Form: Political Verse