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Premium Member Various Heresies 2
Various Heresies 2

You
by Michael R. Burch

For thirty years You have not spoken to me;
I heard the dull hollow echo of silence
as though strange communion between us.

For thirty years You would not open to me;
You remained...

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Categories: slam, atheist, bible, christian, god, jesus, religion, religious,
Form: Verse



Wall Street
      

Set upon the new world stage within the burning fires of hell. Silently posed factions of the elite, suppress the true inherit of Mother Earth. The meek children bending...

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Categories: political, slam, social, war, war, world, lost,
Form: Epic
Talk to me Stop talking
Just a view on the inner critic. Every time I read what I wrote I see a different angle. This person never even opened their eyes. Some day you can't.

The day had begun. Simple. It...

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Categories: slam, mental illness,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Paris the last week of the August reprieve- XXXV Part Two
Unquotable quotes: Paris, the last week of the August reprieve – XXXV Part Two
                 II

The first signs reek tell-tale
Buffer-to-buffer...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, august, autumn, farewell, lost love, winter,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Videocracy
Say I:

On the websites I used to share, I was frequently amazed 
     Poems got greeted with silence; it seems eyes were quickly glazed. 

It’s as if I’d morphed into a...

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Categories: slam, culture, poetry, poets, satire,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member MOCKINGBIRD - crown of sonnets
#1
"It is a sin to kill a Mockingbird.
When playing games with rocks or guns, defray,
them, please, ...shoot old tin cans!"  "Whispered words 
of Mockingbirds, only heal wounds of the day"

Virtues are cultivated, children are...

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Categories: slam, children, discrimination, prejudice, integrity,
Form: Crown of Sonnets
Premium Member Unquotable quotes: Paris the last week of the August reprieve - XXXV Part One
Unquotable quotes: Paris, the last week of the August reprieve – XXXV
 Part One                     ...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, august, autumn, farewell, september, society,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Intertwined
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Intertwined in everything and nothing. Apart forever and never apart. Always reaching, never meeting. Intertwined in nothing and everything. 
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I twist and turn rising higher. 
I’m forced into destruction and anger. 
I want to dance...

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© Ella Novie  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, 10th grade, day, earth, nature,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member Escape from Horror
When I first awoke in this hospital, they tell me I had stared straight ahead and never uttered a word. I was in shock for a while, but now Dr. Albright, the therapist assigned to...

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Categories: slam, horror,
Form: Narrative
Fast and Cheap She Says
What ever is fast and cheap you say...
You are so funny -
this is not a fast thing - 
to do a video montage of 5 minutes 
may take me a lifetime
as I move from inspiration...

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Categories: slam, art, celebration, inspiration,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unquotable Quotes VIIIL: SEXUAL HARASSMENT - the feminist kind
Unquotable Quotes VIIIL : SEXUAL HARASSMENT* - the feminist kind

(*”aggressive pressure or intimidation”: Is it really “any different” in most cases in the act, judging by Hollywood standards?)

STOP: ARREST ALL GIRLS
 - standing with legs...

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© T Wignesan  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, beautiful, crush, cute love, desire, humor, men,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member THE SERB DOG
            The Serb Dog by Vee Bdosa the Doylestown Poet
     There was a bunch of soldiers standing around watching
a house...

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© Vee Bdosa  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: slam, conflict, discrimination, hate, war,
Form: Prose
I am a virgin slammer
I am a virgin slammer,
Let me get that over with,
So if I stammer and speak like a bludgeoning hammer,
Let the record be clear: I’m just trying to go with this.
So I won’t walk the walk...

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Categories: slam, , cute,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Formula one poetry
Formula One Poetry


Adverbs on your Mark!

Nouns get ready!

Verbs and prepositions get set!

There's the green light and they're off!

All words accelerating at an astonishing speed!

the crowd goes wild 

at the roar of the sound

of accelerating words....

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Categories: slam, happiness, home, house, imagery, jealousy, people, race,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member My Panic Attacks
My phone is always off. I then check and return my messages inevitably.
These are actually precautions I must take for my own personal safety.
If I happened to be crossing a busy intersection and my phone...

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Categories: slam, health, god, me, time, home, god, home,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Hang Man
   This has been a hot minute to say the cold hard truth. I second that! Glasses full of hours turn hands into long time. Darkness saves the day. Light work is easy....

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Categories: slam, adventure, analogy, conflict, imagery, metaphor, truth,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Pesky Patriarchal PolyNomials
Today we want to give a shout out,
and maybe within yin,
to both Group Mathematic Eco-TheoLogians
concerned with sacred ecology
of the big ClayMath Quiz.

Can we choose to develop an organic-iconic language
capable of ecologically distinguishing
while predicting secular health
articulating...

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Categories: slam, earth, humor, imagination, integrity, math, nature, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
A PART OF SOMETHING
God created hands for building things. Sometimes before you build something, you must first destroy something else.

Wildfires are never supposed to be put out. Their sole purpose is to burn the entire forest to the...

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Categories: introspection, life, love, slam, me, grandmother, home,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Santa's Seeing Red
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Santa’s Seeing Red

Late one evening up at the pole
Santa was watching TV
He shook his head as he started for bed
After seeing how people could be
All night long he tossed and turned
I guess he just couldn’t...

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Categories: anger, christmas, conflict, dark, slam, society, stress,
Form: Lyric
Anxiety
This is what it feels like to have your heart racing 
and not knowing when or if it will ever slow down.
Your fatigued body can not keep up with its rapid thumping against your chest,
you’re...

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Categories: anxiety, slam,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member My Greatest Adventure
MY GREATEST ADVENTURE

The greatest adventure of my lifetime took place in a quaint little town on the East Coast  ---  a town whose name I can't remember.  Oh, but the girl, I...

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Categories: slam, anniversary, blessing, celebration, children, grandparents, inspirational love,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member LOVE'S WHAT IT'S ALL ABOUT - Collaboration with White Wolf and Space Cadet
SECOND DRAFT

quite a shame, try to treat love like a game,
mother never said -- ya could of been bolder
only thing left you got’s cold, your icy shoulder
come on like an avalanche, snap like a tree...

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Categories: love, love hurts, rap, slam, spoken word,
Form: Lyric
She will not be like you
Yeah true she might not be flesh of my flesh or a product of my seed, i may not have carried her in my womb for 9 months but that don't mean I didn't succeed....

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Categories: baby, daughter, journey, life, mother, slam, life,
Form: Verse
The Masters
h when i was truth i fell
drew boy i grew up
still def still be a cre4ators tool
wipers for the pain tears drop
fear not, fret no baby worrys from the devil. whispers on my ear xrtays...

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Categories: slam, christian, courage, dad, dark, dedication, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
Commercial Slam
AN APPOINTMENT WITH DR. VIAGRA

Husband: Honey, I consulted a doctor before using this product and my erection has lasted four or more hours so I guess I'm going to have to seek immediate medical attention
Wife:...

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Categories: slam, angst, nonsense, drug,
Form: Light Verse