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Premium Member Prayer Against Coronavirus and for God's Healing
Today, as I rest for a while from my daily prayers, consisting of walking and sitting meditation,  bowing with my forehead touching Mother Earth like King Jehoshaphat, seeking God’s help (2 Chronicle 1-20), and...

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Categories: wall, bible, faith, god, gospel, prayer, religious, spiritual,
Form: Pastoral



The Injury of Fury
~~**This poem is super long, but it took me hours to write. I hope you all enjoy reading this as I have enjoyed writing it wholeheartedly.**~~

Awful anger expressed in verses
Didn’t give me blessings, but curses
I’m...

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Categories: wall, anxiety, courage, deep, depression, desire, forgiveness, hope,
Form: Free verse
TRUMP IN MOTION
TRUMP SMELLS B.O.


TRUMP SMELLS B.O.

BUST UP THE BEAT TO INTRODUCE IT'S TEMPO

GOT ME PLACES TO GO

SILENCE IS GOLDEN GOT BLOOD THAT"S UNFOLDING

SITS IN HIS IVORY TOWER ENGAGED IN THE WALL WHILE HE SITS IN HIS...

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Categories: wall, anxiety, art, autumn,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Hotel Caretaker
How unparticular the day had particularly been,

On March the third of two-thousand and eighteen,

For the caretaker at an historic Adirondack Inn,

Had lacked company, and therefore, dopamine.

 

‘Twas Sunday when all the guests had fled,

From either...

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Categories: wall, death, grief, introspection, march, mystery, remember,
Form: Rhyme
An Uppercut I Remember
Dad hit me only once, an upper cut to the solar plexus. It nearly lifted me off my feet. I was 17 then and already fairly tall, 6’1.” He was 48 and of medium height,...

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Categories: wall, father son,
Form: Blank verse



Premium Member Rumors
Rumors
How we arrived at where we are
By Franklin Price
05/03/2020

By now you've heard the rumors
How Covid-19 came to Earth
How it did not come here naturally 
How Wuhan, China gave it birth

Maybe aided by our government
To make...

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Categories: wall, america, health, hope, leadership, perspective, recovery from,
Form: Rhyme
After All is Said and Done
I wrote this random rap song just yesterday! Have a blast, reading it! :D
"We shall all be like magnets,
Connecting to God's Laws in perfect symmetry 
We shall all shine as the sun,
Glorifying the son of...

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Categories: wall, anxiety, deep, depression, desire, emotions, encouraging, hope,
Form: Lyric
Unfaithful
Ah yeah ah oh
Ah yeah ah oh
So scared and fragile...
So weak for only awhile...
Unfaithful me is as cold as glaciers of disgrace glamorized 
Unfaithful you is as hot as fire of desire, burning...you and I...

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Categories: wall, deep, drug,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Epigrams
Epigrams by Michael R. Burch


To write an epigram, cram.
If you lack wit, scram!
—Michael R. Burch


Conformists of a feather
flock together.
—Michael R. Burch


Sex Hex
by Michael R. Burch

Love’s full of cute paradoxes
(and highly acute poxes).


If every witty thing...

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Categories: wall, bible, metaphor, philosophy, poetry, wisdom, words, writing,
Form: Epigram
Premium Member Matsuo Basho Haiku translations II
Dusk-gliding swallow, 
please spare my small friends
flitting among the flowers! 
—Matsuo Basho translation by Michael R. Burch

A bee emerging
from deep within the peony's hairy recesses
flies off, sated
—Matsuo Basho translation by Michael R. Burch

That dying cricket,...

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Categories: wall, autumn, death, life, seasons, spring, summer, winter,
Form: Haiku
Premium Member The True Mother






“The True Mother”




What part of a heart
in another could one trust
when betrayal comes
like a silver bullet words and deeds
sharp piercing to burrow 
bleed out Life’s dreams 
rust crumbles to dust

Virulent apathy spreads 
Betrayal’s destruction 
hand...

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Categories: wall, betrayal, imagery, love, mother daughter, psychological, symbolism,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Poems about Laughter, Giggles and Smiles
Here and Hereafter
by Michael R. Burch

Life’s saving graces are love, pleasure, laughter ...
wisdom, it seems, is for the Hereafter.



Laughter’s Cry
by Michael R. Burch

Because life is a mystery, we laugh
and do not know the half.

Because death...

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Categories: wall, cheer up, children, family, giggle, joy, smile,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Observance
Observance
by Michael R. Burch

Here the hills are old and rolling
carefully in their old age;
on the horizon youthful mountains
bathe themselves in windblown fountains...

By dying leaves and falling raindrops,
I have traced time's starts and stops,
and I have...

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Categories: wall, loneliness, lonely, longing, loss, lost, seasons, time,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The Moon as a Metaphor for Your Mouth
The Moon as a Metaphor for Your Mouth
by Michael R. Burch

When I was closest to love, it did not seem
real at all, but a thing of such tenuous sweetness
it might dissolve in my mouth
like a...

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Categories: wall, candy, love, metaphor, moon, romantic love, sweet,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers IV
Poems about Fathers and Grandfathers IV



Neglect
by Michael R. Burch

What good are your tears?
They will not spare the dying their anguish.
What good is your concern
to a child sick of living, waiting to perish?

What good, the warm...

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Categories: wall, family, father, father daughter, father son, fathers
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Limericks III - Grab Bag
Limericks III - Grab Bag

Being a peace activist, I once wrote a limerick in an attempt to stop needless wars:

Of Tetley’s and V-2's
(or "Why Not to Bomb the Brits")
by Michael R. Burch

The English are very...

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Categories: wall, humor, humorous, light, nonsense, silly, war, writing,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Sonnets XVII-XXIV
Sonnets XVII-XXIV

Discrimination
by Michael R. Burch

The meter I had sought to find, perplexed,
was ripped from books of "verse" that read like prose.
I found it in sheet music, in long rows
of hologramic CDs, in sad wrecks
of long-forgotten...

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Categories: wall, books, poems, poetry, poets, voice, write, writing,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Poems about Children V
Poems about Children V

Pan
by Michael R. Burch

Among the shadows of the groaning elms,
amid the darkening oaks, we fled ourselves

Once there were paths that led to coracles
that clung to piers like loosening barnacles

where we cannot return,...

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Categories: wall, autumn, baseball, child, childhood, children, dog, sports,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Sonnets LII-LX
Sonnets LII-LX

The Endeavors of Lips
by Michael R. Burch

How sweet the endeavors of lips: to speak
of the heights of those pleasures which left us weak
in love’s strangely lit beds, where the cold springs creak:
for there is...

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Categories: wall, dream, flower, hair, longing, love, pain, sensual,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member The world is a small plane
I have travelled through the cluttered corridors of my tired mind countless times. 
I have reached deep into the dark abyss of my captive soul and in that profoundly disturbing darkness, I went searching to...

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Categories: wall, appreciation, faith, inspirational, love, self, strength,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member SweetSpots
Could you tell me, please,
how to become polypathically smarter,
economically deep learned and wisely adept with 
co-arising ecologically systemic theories
to grow more co-empathic trust 
of and for cooperatively organizing positive and nutritional slow-growth
yet optimally sustainable Continuous...

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Categories: wall, beauty, earth, growth, happiness, humanity, humor, wisdom,
Form: Political Verse
Premium Member THE JOURNEY
Once upon a weedy lawn
At Cedar Oaks Retirement Home
There sat my mother, weak and old
On an afghan knit to block the cold.

It was summer, but in mom's grey eyes
Was winter, when all around us dies.
I...

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Categories: wall, appreciation, child, daughter, devotion, family, forgiveness, mom,
Form: Rhyme
A Wisp of Thought
There was a glimpse of time unknown to man
The things none may ever describe
All wrapped within this wall of thoughts
For if a moment of my thoughts are clear
They are not my thoughts at all
Never again...

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Categories: wall, beautiful, dream, grief, lonely, lost, metaphor, philosophy,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Smooth Big Cat




"Smooth Big Cat"



He was one of those guys you just knew would be a dud. "Be nice", she said to herself.

She met him on the upswing from the abyss of a dismally closed final chapter....

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Categories: wall, adventure, muse, mystery, romance,
Form: Narrative
Childhood dreams part 2
The three little pigs came to the ball
Tried to blow the castle down
It didn’t work
It was made of solid gold
So they gave up and sat at their trough 
Ate noisily 
And snorted quite a lot

They...

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Categories: wall, childhood, cinderella, dream, mum,
Form: Free verse