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Long Swathing Poems

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Premium Member Wildmoor Symphony

Times such as these test body soul and mind
So should our thoughts be pain and dark confined
Or loosed to concentrate on brighter things
Like furry puppies, flowers and girls on swings

In this bright...

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Categories: swathing, nature,
Form: Rhyme

We can’t go out so what to do?
How do we spend our time?
Imagination, racing thoughts
My brain on overtime.

There’s gardening, painting, DIY
Non urgent jobs to do,
They’re boring and predictable,
I need stimulus, tried and true.

That lazy dog...

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Categories: swathing, humor, humorous,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Owl
Darkness enfolded me in an ebony blanket
Of soft nocturnal feelings, whispers of wisdom
Shading my world with blackest reminiscences
Gentle insights into reflections of a promise
Phenomenal grace captivating my senses
As the night envelops me in it’s shroud...

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Categories: swathing, bird, blessing, old, wisdom,
Form: Free verse
the epoch, the epopee, the eternity
When a precedent-busting pandemic is palling around the world 
when its concomitant panic and pain freak out
it is your fine figures that are unflinchingly unfurled
e'en as proctective gears barely eke out.

Isolation wards owe you diligence...

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Categories: swathing, eulogy, extended metaphor,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Dixie Cup Memorial
Dixie Cup Memorial
                  by Odin Roark

How small it is
this bottom of the Dixie cup
looking skyward
holding high the torch

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© Odin Roark  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: swathing, war, , memorial,
Form: Free verse

Ashes Might Go Down Easier
Once in a while -in a moment 

of immense sulfurous clarity, when 

every grace I locked in my dilated pupils

begins to form lesions, yellow-running

tears through the deepest, lusty scarlet –

black and white would be a...

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Categories: swathing, recovery from..., sad
Form: Dramatic Monologue
Drinking morning dews from grass; sun looks healthy,
Housing red yellow rays, sky looks lovely and pretty.

Mountain stands strong wearing deep green garment,
Within white Kans grasses, river looks lovely at its best.

With blessing of winter; trees...

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Categories: swathing, seasons, winter,
Form: Couplet
Dream of Creation
She was asleep
but her gaze dragged above, 
and a shadow was drawn with them

she let him make night

swathing her in darkness
planting nebula in sockets,
he watched galaxies grow 
as a yawning black hole 
revealed destiny

he made...

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Categories: swathing, fantasyprayer, universe,
Form: Free verse
A Sleeping Silhouette
Earliest of the morning light
peers its silly little smiles
Peeking through shades and sills

Swathing ambience surrounds
Sketching out a silhouette
Sleeping contours satin covered still

Gentle touches, my fingertips paint as brushes
Traces, the wildflower’s presence
Lying silent among the daffodils


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Categories: swathing, romance, sensual, daffodils,
Form: Rhyme
Beneath Death's Dark Veil
Wednesday, October 31, 2012

A careless Swathing of Death's face- pale
Burn the images and erase the memories
Bury the lies beneath Death's dark veil

Dig deep- finding secrets beneath the remains
Salty tears pierce the bloodless veins
Hiding the lies...

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Categories: swathing, allegory, death, fear, dark, dark,
Form: Ballad
Broken Tongues and Laryngitis
Shouldering songs from the birth to the rhyme
of emotion, spring silver and burgundy 'spires
Slipping your words in a tragedy roll
tumbling and tumbling sweet in my mouth
Parching the lips from the birth to the hip
of elation,...

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Categories: swathing, art, happiness, life, music, people, birth, words,
Form: Free verse


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Categories: swathing, autumn,
Form: Shape
Chestnut Blight
As each fatigued day culls my nature
Mine mind does Judas thee
And tinker pon the waves of hope
Muted Banshee

My blighted roots once writhed hitherto
Severed from earths comely breast
Mother natures contempt of me
Fair mumsy, she knows best


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Categories: swathing, hope, nostalgia, , Lullaby,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member damage control
slowly he picks away at the shell of his swathing

          enough shrouded persona


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Categories: swathing, courage,
Form: Free verse
Gibbous Moon in Rhyme and Free Verse
Two-word Lines       Free
with Rhyme            Verse

gibbous moon         The near-full moon—
ashen veil...

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Categories: swathing, birth, death, moon, night,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member March of the Reaper
Blue sky turning cobalt
Black cloak in the wind
A skeletal shape
Looking for the innocents sins

Ravens above
In frantic flight
Their master they chase
Decrepit delight

Scythe in swipe
Cutting and swathing
All before him
Bloodied craving

The sands of time
Around his waist
In timely pursuit

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Categories: swathing, angst, faith, fantasyfear, sky,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Bliss electricity within
“The energy path is direct and unapologetic 
No questions remain upon feeling the bliss throb ecstatic”


being current,
divine magnetism
felt as blissful humming
whereupon no doubts remain,
having been, seen and felt the joy,
tingling, purring and caressing form,
swathing us...

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Categories: swathing, spiritual,
Form: Etheree
The Eye of the Beholder
She’s getting more decrepit, by degrees.                        
Her heart is threatening to go...

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Categories: swathing, romantic,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Spring Coronation
Above the brightening vale in sun reborn
The barrow braes are clothed as we behold
Amid green pines the gorse and broom adorn 
With blossoms swathing heath in cloth of gold

Below: the tarn’s once dark and baleful...

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Categories: swathing, nature,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Divine union within
How close is close enough for endearment 
What if the caress begins from within
Explosive bliss defying containment 
Endless thunderous climax ignition

Imagine within, a central funnel
A living flame, called the staff of power
Outpouring magnetic heat toroidal

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Categories: swathing, spiritual,
Form: Sonnet
Common Thread....
Fabric of the universe,
has weaved all within it's nature
upon looms from spindles,spinning wheels
beginning with a single thread........

Connecting all in purposeful suit
appropriate uniformity
serving one,to serve the all
the whole now luminosity.....

Somehow...the thread becometh loosen
and pulled unraveling many,

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Categories: swathing, life, mystery, nature, universe,
Form: Free verse
Beautiful Tonight
Shadows are like,
A veil of calmness,
Swathing the mind,
A peaceful aura,
The knots untwined.

Palpable darkness,
Stroking the skin,
Almost too passionately,
We’re akin.

Flows the tender breeze,
Ushering the spirit,
Drifting it away,
The heart is then,
Free of any fray.

Sweet air gushes in, 

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Categories: swathing, beautiful, night, peace,
Form: I do not know?