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Long Sapphic stanza Poems

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Let me give the facts straight
I didn't write this poem because I want to entertain you by my fascinating wordplays
I didn't write this poem to bring you to the deepest depth of my emotions
I didn't...

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Categories: how i feel, i am,
Form: Sapphic stanza



Impatient Lover


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Categories: life, love, passion, woman,
Form: Sapphic stanza
David and Goliath, Enigma and Pandora's Lot
David was a young man, David had courage
But David’s courage worried him somewhat!
Citizenship policy needed a Don
Leading by example was attractive, but forlorn 
And Locke’s dominative turn had shattered the Kings’ celestial deity 
Leaving very...

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Categories: introspection,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Hymn to Aphrodite
Hymn to Aphrodite
by Sappho
loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch

Immortal Aphrodite, throned in splendor!
Wile-weaving daughter of Zeus, enchantress, and beguiler!
I implore you, dread mistress, discipline me no longer
with love's anguish!

But come to me once again in...

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Categories: crush, desire, girlfriend, god, grief, heaven, women,
Form: Sapphic stanza
No Air
A Girl and a boy both go to music school.
The boy and girl get an audition for a Record Label. 
The both go to the audition and both of them get the chance to go...

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Categories: dedication, devotion, girlfriend-boyfriend, inspirational, love, music, peace,
Form: Sapphic stanza



Premium Member Hope, Hushed

Bound by doubt, I stood there amidst the Bluebells,
          Watching where she'd stood but a moment sooner,
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Categories: beauty, flower, longing, love, nature, words,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Three Gems on Loving a Rock Star
“I open the door and cross the threshold of imagination”

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Lavish locks sprawl pillowed in peace this morn.
Gently whiskered cheeks hint of last night's lipstick
Tensions banished blue grassy fiddling lingers
Let's take it easy

I'll make the omelets
while...

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Categories: imagination, love, music, , Lullaby,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Before and After
I didn't find PSoup,
no, PSoup found me
I was a poet from my birth,
just not the poet I could be
Before coming to PSoup,
I was a message poet with my own style;
the words I delivered
could make you...

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Categories: sapphic stanza, perspective, poems, poetry, thanks, tribute,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member I Dreamt Of The Sea
What a place to find much-needed peace of mind,
to cast all nagging woes of the day aside.
This is the place to be; such an ideal place...
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Categories: beauty, dream, imagery, peace, sea,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Yesterday's Shadows

Hell-and-gone, my dreams are the bane of angels
          Crimped with light, yet ceded to swim in shadows
         ...

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Categories: appreciation, lost love, memory, true love, wisdom,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Always Centered on You
Your significance in every chapter of me goes beyond
the wonderful art of a creator or the expectations from a deity.
I feel your fatherly soft palms on my waiting back
like a child in need of a...

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Categories: christian, god, jesus, relationship, religious, spiritual,
Form: Sapphic stanza
On Loving a Rock Star - Redux
Lavish locks sprawl pillowed in peace this morn.
Gently whiskered cheeks hint of last night's lipstick
Tensions banished blue grassy fiddling lingers
Let's take it easy

I'll make the omelets
while you get a shower, dear.
Oh? You'd rather play some...

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Categories: sapphic stanza, love, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
SAPPHO'S SISTERS
SAPPHO'S SISTERS    Song of Ulysess

is this Sappho to whom i speak
the bride of lesbos with the low forbidden voice
who climbs the rocky mountains’ dangerous  peak?

call in the blue daughters of twilight...

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Categories: life, soldier, war,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Hidden In Secrets
Feel the scourge of pain as it cleanses darkness
kiss ordeals that test your belief as pathways
lit by love of truth in these ways of wisdom
hidden in secrets.

Look inside the plumes of incense that rise up
breathe...

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Categories: faith
Form: Sapphic stanza
today
today was wiped away
my lonley tears will run 
down my face.
one day we will meet face to face i hope i can proudly say 
i was yours to be the will of faith.
i took the...

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Categories: anniversary, art, assonance, beauty, bird, birth, blessing,
Form: Sapphic stanza
FREEDOM ENJOYED
Once I was condemned to die eternally
Found guilty without any iota of doubt
Showing human nature at its sinful best…
…yet, God made me free!*

The Saviour with His wondrous love and mercy
Offered to me His magnificent pardon
Which...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, christian, faith, god, jesus, spiritual,
Form: Sapphic stanza
I Leaped
I Leaped
     By Dane Smith-Johnsen

Saw my life indisputably clinging to a past night. 
Saw my hopes fall downward, as my heart lay broken.
Ripped asunder like petals of a buttercup, strewn.
Vanished with...

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Categories: faith, introspection
Form: Sapphic stanza
Just Walking
When I am depressed and full of woe
I like to walk miles and miles
Through woods and fields
By streams and brooks with stepping stone crooks
Friendly walk-ways and un-ventured pathways….Just talking

The whole world comes alive…
Water babbles and...

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Categories: peace, sad, seasons, places,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Those Darksides Of Love

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Categories: care, love,
Form: Sapphic stanza
THE GLORY HUNT

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Categories: love, soldier, war,
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Thirst for Life
Summer's sun at noon is a wilting torture,
scorches earth and withers the flowers' faces.
Breath to whistle shrinks away, throats athirst are
choking for nurture.

Dessert's climate visits Missouri's surface,
cries for rain are shared by all earthly feeders.
Turtles,...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: earth, flower, rain,
Form: Sapphic stanza
For Ophelia (inspired by JW Waterhouse)
In blue moonlight where Lady Ophelia drifts
the whispered streams in winter's beauty, her eyes
reflecting starlight vaguely float and fade
quietly to grey.

As the breeze kisses her soft white breasts, she sighs
 a zephyr to carry her...

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Categories: art
Form: Sapphic stanza
Premium Member Adamantine

  I'm a lighthouse that has weathered violent storms;

         A tree still unfelled by the blows of an axe.

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Categories: endurance, faith, strength,
Form: Sapphic stanza
THE BECKONING OF OSSIAN'S CAVE

                            THE BECKONING OF OSSIAN’S CAVE

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Categories: courage, fantasy, hero, history, soldier,
Form: Sapphic stanza
The Candelabra: For Mummy Precious Richards on her Birthday
                   I

Euphonious today is the tone 
And though tomorrow is shrouded , unknown,
I trust it holds a...

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Categories: caregiving, life, love, prayer,
Form: Sapphic stanza