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Conditions were harsh out in Kansas,
For the children and Sarah and Paul.
Neighbors and friends packed up and were gone;
Headed west they could hear fortune's call.
Never sure year to year of the harvest,
So their talents were...

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Categories: salary, adventure, america, love,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Here's Why My CV Needs Work
NAME: Phil Latio. LLB Law; PhD Medicine; FSC-Federation Starfleet Commander


AGE: Pass

SEX: Well, I was born a male if that helps.

CONTACT DETAILS: Probably best I contact you. I'm currently residing at an undisclosed...

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Categories: salary, fishing, humorous,
Form: Bio
Strangers in Peoria
I met a proper woman in a proper pub on a Monday in Peoria. It was noon, time for lunch, and we were sitting stool to stool over very large burgers at a long mahogany...

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Categories: salary, break up,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Janitor, Gardienne, Portero, Sereno, Hausgast -XXXI Part One
Unquotable quotes: The Janitor, Gardienne, Landlady, Housekeeper, Portero, the Sereno and the Hausgast – XXXI  Part One

Be they so named or not in these here parts, visions of shrieking furies with Gorgon heads and...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salary, care, city, horror, rights, urban,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: LI 51 - Tongue-Teasing Epigrams

If you want to give someone a « taste of his own medicine", you must first obtain sufficient quantities of the same medicine in the market, and if it’s out-of-stock -...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salary, corruption, judgement, planet, poetry, science, word play,
Form: Dramatic Monologue

Premium Member Whistling In The Dark
(A Rave By A Poet)      

Remember when you were a child? 
Adults seemed then to be in control, 
Almost like Gods, with special powers
That almost always knew
When you'd been up...

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Categories: salary, childhood, education, fun, games, humor, universe,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Stranger Than Fiction PART 3
Again Brother Paul said that “I didn’t owe them anything, but to do someone a good turn one day.”I shook his hand and thanked him for everything that he had done, He said “God be...

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Categories: salary, death, religious, world war ii,
Form: Prose
Oh no doctor

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Categories: salary, addiction,
Form: Narrative
The Rebirth Poem XI - Black Painting On A Black Wall
Black Blood was used to paint a picture on a Black Wall. Black Blood was used to paint. Black Blood. Blood bought from the very same people who stood side by side with you 25...

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Categories: salary, hate, jealousy,
Form: Free verse
It was the darkest night I had been
through since I became one with the 
And no matter what corner I 
squeezed into
every nerve in me got chilled
Maybe this was what they meant by 
Or maybe...

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Categories: salary, truth
Form: ABC
My Heroes
 He Picks up his son looks into his eyes, 
and says I love you. Gives His wife a hug 
goodbye as he tries to hold the tears back.
 He waves goodbye as he slowly...

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Categories: salary, sad, soldier,
Form: Free verse
Thanks For Your Help
All her belongings fitted into a suitcase and a small carry-on bag.

After 18 years, my helper was going home for good.

During those years, not a dime ever went missing in the various apartments we’ve called...

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Categories: salary, appreciation, family, goodbye, loss, memory, old, retirement,
Form: Prose
another child is lying in the streets dead
another stray bullet has struck someone in the head
today a mother breaks down and begins to cry
because today one more child has unfortunately died
the youth of today are...

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Categories: salary, black african american, education, inspirational, life, people,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Justice or Just Us?
when we go to jail we get a legal aid lawyer
who  tells us to take a plea even when we are innocent.
when we go looking for a job, we're told nothing is available.
and when...

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Categories: salary, angst, black african american, introspection, passion, philosophy,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
My Hardship-1
Nothing in my life has ever been anything like this.
When I started my company it was nothing but bliss.
I invented a company called “The Edit Centre”
Back in ’86, I was quite the inventor.

The business model...

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Categories: salary, on work and working, business,
Form: Rhyme
Memories Of Another Time
Years P.M. (Pre-MacDonald's).
Woolworths.  Huge chain.  (Chains break with age.)
Elevated trains.  All over New York.
Five and Dimes.  That was what you paid.
Ceaserian birth.  In Rome?
10 cent comic books.
10 cent ice cream...

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salary, childhood, family, happiness, love, nostalgia, time, dad,
Form: Bio
The Strongest Woman, Part I
The strongest woman that I ever saw
was born thirty-four years ago,
to loving parents who doted on her,
told he of the great places she’d go.

She was popular all through high school,
never failed to pull down straight...

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Categories: salary, angst, children, life, strength, stress, women, work,
Form: Narrative




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Categories: salary, allegory, art, creation, fantasy, funny, hilarious, poetry,
Form: Free verse
The Call of the East 2
But what of Aysin? She'd be here by three. 
What seemed to me the perfect metaphor 
(young Ankara was her, old "Stamboul", me) 
was not an easy drive - five hours, and more! 

It's midnight...

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Categories: salary, romantic,
Form: Quatrain
Big City, Big Shot Fool (Me)
A true story.

Here I was,
23 or 24...
Classed an "Executive"
NYC Dept Store Chain,
"Executive" label meant
I could work overtime
For one half of my normal salary...
But a fool sees stars
Where he should see crime

Promoted "Furniture Buyer"....
Big Ticket spot....

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© tom bell  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: salary, adventure, confusion, food, funny, mystery, on work
Form: Bio
Mr CEO How Much Do You Make
Mr CEO, How Much Do You Make

Going around in Whatsapp circle is a viral message...
About a CEO with an inflated ego hoping to burnish his image....
Being a CEO knowing his own worth and full of...

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Categories: salary, anti bullying, appreciation, character, community, conflict,
Form: Free verse
Damned Yankees
I could smell the ballpark in my glove
Lose myself in the crooked sky above
Hear the roar of the crowd in my bat
Oblivious to your epitaph called stats
Dreaming a dream, called baseball

But that was all taken...

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Categories: salary, angst, history, introspection, sports, me, evil, me,
Form: Ode
signing the dotted line
i’ve known individuals who never

signed the dotted line---

they never took the $20,000 sign up bonus


they never pretended,

lying to themselves beforehand,

that when they were


that it would somehow be “peace time,”

whatever that means. 


i’ve known folks...

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Categories: salary, life
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Please Take Me Back
I'm doing all the cookin' and cleanin' all the floors.
The laundry still needs folding cause' I'm shoppin' at the stores.
I earn a decent salary and your cat won't let me be.
And worst of all... the...

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Categories: salary, funny, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
                      IMAGINE  NIGERIA.
Imagine  Nigeria,
Becoming  a  sweet  fruit
Like  my...

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Categories: salary, art, education,
Form: Ballade