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Childhood dreams part 1
When I was a child
Everything was magical
Full of mystery and the unknown
I read hundreds of books
The library my haven
My home
Hours upon hours
Night and day
I read and got lost in text
They supplied me with adventures
Secret journeys
Fun...

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Categories: scotch, childhood, cinderella, dream, fairy,
Form: Free verse



Above Under
Verse 1: We held hands and I fell under your spell...you 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: scotch, deep, desire, emotions, universe,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Reunion
They came from as far a way as New York and Dallas Texas. The class of 1981 wasn't a large class, it was the very first class of a very very private school. Their school,...

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Categories: scotch, allusion, death,
Form: Prose
Premium Member The Job - part 2
On the plane I meditated or at least I tried to.  Most of the time I get a seat to myself.  These days it’s just a ****ing Greyhound in the sky.  I...

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Categories: scotch, death, desire, first love,
Form: Narrative
administration of pineapples
Kindly stick to digging pineapples in the future as magic dust particles can really only spring up in defense patterns. And is it really wise to deal cards in a high tide. Deliver not an...

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Categories: scotch, earth,
Form: I do not know?



The Thing
a cycle in eight parts
with a slightly criminal coda
(quickly recanted)



I - the thing


the thing the thing the thing!

oh the thing

          the thing is IT

  ...

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Categories: scotch, art,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
The Thing
a cycle in eight parts
with a slightly criminal coda
(quickly recanted)


copyright T.H.A. Hassan,
the ZKH Foundation for Holistic Human Development
18 Mohammad Saleh Street, Dokki, Cairo, EGYPT
tel/fax 20 2 37491481


I - the thing


the thing the thing the thing!

oh...

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Categories: scotch, art,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member The Job - part 1
The Job

I got a plane to catch in the morning.  8:15 AM out of Austin, destination Orange County, CA.  Never cared much for California and I don’t think anything about this trip is...

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Categories: scotch, death,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member What Have I Seen
1

Sunrise, late winter
skunk smell
turkey flock
playful otter, too.

The white heron
a great blue,
white phase,
in the abandoned beaver pond.

Purple clematis
its long-awned achenes
in globose heads
spidery, fiery, extravagant fruit!

To identify or classify
birds by
the complexity or beauty
of their songs.

And so
what is...

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Categories: scotch, allah, girl, nature, peace, prayer, war, writing,
Form: Verse
Drain
Drain, drain, drain that is the name of the game
Drain drain , drain I have borne the pains and the shame
A burst of laughter is spilling all over the floor
And the arrrogant man is breaking...

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Categories: scotch, confidence, courage, destiny, environment, food, freedom, spiritual,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member The Job - part 3
Once in my room it’s time to check my weapon.  I can’t live without her.  Which her am I thinking about?  This is not good.   I need to take a...

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Categories: scotch, death, life,
Form: Narrative
Fade to Black
Look at me.
What do you notice?
Skin. Bone. A heart.
I am real…but no one sees me.
Though I stand full and dark against the wall I feel as though I blend in.
I fade…into the wall.

But I watched...

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Categories: scotch, lonely, me, me, smile,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Chalk Line
Chalk is the magic of blackboards, sports fields and
little girl's sidewalk games of Hop-Scotch.
How many equations and statements, measured lines, and boxes
do you imagine have been drawn upon those waiting surfaces?
Dare one imagine -into infinity?

On...

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Categories: scotch, anger, death, grave, murder,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Premium Member HALO
The music video is more or less a continuation to the poem. So please play it when cued in the poem text and continue enjoying the music and lyrics. 

Another bar unceremoniously has ‘asked’ him...

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Categories: scotch, depression, drink, inspirational, love, romantic, sensual,
Form: Rhyme
Mingling like mmmmmmmmm
What is the difference between a digger, a forklift truck, a spoon, and a toaster? None. Bread slices can be carried by forklifts and bread can be dug by a digger particularly if ground. The...

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Categories: scotch, adventure, allegory, analogy,
Form: I do not know?
Saturday Afternoon Before Jack's 2nd Birthday
       Saturday Afternoon Before Jack’s 2nd Birthday

A Caravelle wall clock behind me
  ticks away muffled minutes,
Its black pointed hands 
   reaching upward and downward;

The EXIT sign...

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Categories: scotch, birthday, grandson, words,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shy Julie - Part 1
 
Shy Julie - A Punters Nightmare Part 1

They fancied themselves "Gurus of racing", this Ron and his best mate John
So they sat down one day in an easy relaxed way
And mused on the pros...

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Categories: scotch, anxiety, for him, giggle, poems,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Rest In Peace Grandpa
To: My Grandpa
~1918-2016~

Grandpa was sharp as a whistle up until the very end. Old age and time passing just took a toll on his poor body. Ninety eight sure is a long life to have...

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© Lu Loo  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, blessing, death, funeral, goodbye, granddaughter, grandfather,
Form: Verse
Croquet on the lawn at three pm
1 2 1 2 in a tutu playing croquet at three pm

Abracadabra is a giant kilo of horse manure thrown at the head with a boom. But a boom is neither a boomerang nor a...

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Categories: scotch, addiction, america, baseball, basketball, beach, bible,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Putting on the Ritz
I pulled up to the Stork Club in a bright Red Coupe Deville. I must admit I felt a bit of pride as I tossed the bell hop the keys. I said "Keep it close...

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Categories: scotch, blessing, chicago, cool, crazy, drink,
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Cont Shogun Samauri Series Richard Pickett Collab 4
    After Tom left, Bill slugged down his coffee, donned his Stetson and slipped out the side 
entrance. Tom saw him for a split second and quickly looked up at the ceiling...

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Categories: scotch, adventureold, lost, drink, horse, lost, old,
Form: Narrative
The Bleeding
I flung my bloodied bathrobe onto a dusty mahogany bureau and roared: “Did we frighten
the scarecrows tonight, my love? Whose catch was it anyway? Yours or mine? We invited 10
guests to our dungeon this evening....

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© John Heck  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, on writing and words
Form: Prose Poetry
The Askance Chapter 5 Part 3a
Of Waters Upon Skin

Tormented nights has become my only source to stay alive
Nights passing without love… without dreams
No more in reality may I find comfort to breathe to survive
With without the curse, I’m only to...

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© Joel Lee  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, imagination,
Form: Rhyme
Eulogy of My Self-Worth
                                  ...

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Categories: scotch, death, life, loss, family, family, me, time,
Form: I do not know?
Down, Down Baby: Remembering When
There's something magical that happens when 
you are 10 years old, chasing butterflies, 
skipping stones, riding little pink bicycles
with streamers and white baskets on the handle 
bars with a big yellow sunflower on the front.

Roller...

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© Julia Hill  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: scotch, childhood, friendship, life, love, tree, tree, giggle,
Form: Bio