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Premium Member O' Cenobite, Dar'est Thy Soul Await
O' Cenobite, Dar'est Thy Soul Await

Alas! By what right is such assailing
amidst uproar, then half-truths a'telling
Does not morn gift upon grass falling dew
yet truth perseveres despite what others do
Aye! But 'tis not fickle applause a noose
tears for the gander, oven...Read More
Categories: member, creation, humanity, metaphor, perspective, symbolism, voice, writing,
Form: Rhyme



The DAY HAS TO BEGIN 2
The Day Has to Begin

The night, at some  point, has to end,
The day, at some point, has to begin,
When the world is sleeping,
And the sad are weeping,
A day has to come when the war has been won.

When the evil...Read More
Categories: member, 6th grade, day, inspirational, war,
Form: Prose Poetry
The Art of War
It is often thought to be absurd, at the rate in which loyalty is shown to others either as a defensive mechanism or as a macho stance of defiance. People, especially family, can often be fooled into thinking that their...Read More
Categories: member, break up, fear,
Form: Narrative
Splitting the Bill
When friends share a restaurant meal
Who eats what is not a big deal
For the bill will be split
Though I have to admit
That some awkwardness this could reveal.

A group member might simply declare
He or she finds his portion unfair
‘Cause she ate...Read More
Categories: member, food, friend,
Form: Limerick
Ode to a Member
In times gone bye with a wink of its eye
It hung there just like a truncheon
A handy old tool within a gene pool
And a muscle to play with or munch on
This womb broom was famous in those days back then
As...Read More
Categories: member, age, analogy,
Form: Free verse



Saudade :: CinqTroisDecaLa Rhyme



It's a Portuguese word for yearning for family member;
uncertain whether they would return as winner or loser.
It's a deep emotional state of melancholic longing 
for loved, who may or may not return to home that one talking.
History says, this word...Read More
Categories: member, sad love,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Out with the old
Out with the old; in with the new
A face from the past simply won't do
Joseph Biden's fairly melting away
Don't get ideas, Hilary
You've seen better days...

The same thing back in 2016 was true
Jeb Bush checked all the boxes then too
A moderate...Read More
Categories: member, america, leadership, old, political,
Form: Rhyme
Tom Boy
As a child I was called a Tom Boy,
following my twin brother like a shadow,
wherever he went I would tag along,
hanging out with school boys to belong.

Backyard kickball kept us out of trouble,
playing for hours during the summer,
I learned to...Read More
Categories: member, children,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Moby Dick: Retribution, Be It Man Or Beast


Moby Dick, a novel by Herman Melville, published in London in October 1851 as The Whale and a month later in New York City as Moby-Dick; or, The Whale. It is dedicated to Nathaniel Hawthorne. Moby Dick is generally regarded...Read More
Categories: member, angst, character, conflict, muse,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member The Race Concept
Black, white, asian and chinese,
are so called terms to describe people correct politically, 
The N word and all other terms for degrading ethnicities,
are used to define people others hate in a manner most offensively.
All are offensive terms to use to...Read More
Categories: member, racism, science,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Follow Your Bliss
So incredibly easy to see what others could do
It is difficult sometimes to not make suggestions
or give some kind of help or push in a certain direction

Giving into temptation, you might alienate a friend
Or a co-worker or a family member
Difficult...Read More
Categories: member, spiritual,
Form: Free verse
So you think Gangs are cool
So, you think gangs are cool,
Are you really that big a fool,
Did I not see you at a rally to make women your equal?
And did you not support a carpool,
To keep children safe from a possible ghoul.

What makes you think...Read More
Categories: member, abuse, addiction, anger, betrayal, bible, courage, hope,
Form: Political Verse
Demons
Rise'n from there grave & all around
Shift in the ground, plus a horrible sound
This is what I've always feared the most
Have to be quiet, these demon's are close
Gotta get to where I'm going & get there fast
Running short on time...Read More
Categories: member, confusion, courage, dark, evil, fate, grave, halloween,
Form: Rhyme
Arriving Guest
With dazzling sights and activities in abundance,
New arrivals are shepherd into the hotel.
Be it entertainment, food, fashion, or whatever else
The guests are lured in.
No need to pretend, act humble, or show off
You've paid your way to this hotel.
You're worthy of...Read More
Categories: member, dark, evil, horror, sin,
Form: Free verse
Kelps Report
The Talus Series Is  a type of competition that
uses breaks(referee calls for)
to start and posture(beginning)
and reposuture. 
Both teams draw a ticket and a coin toss
accredits a team's draw. if team one draws (45 minutes) and team 2 draws (60...Read More
Categories: member, business, sports,
Form: Bio
The Tithe
The World wants to tax the church
you look at the church 
and you see a business 
that appears corrupt 

Granted a lot of ministers 
let people down
follow their own paths of greed
satisfy their own desires

But the money the Church takes
does...Read More
Categories: member, inspiration, international,
Form: Narrative
Opera - Warmth from Crimson Lips
To sir with all my love.  You are good to me and my family.  I do not have a quarrel with you.  It is great that you find beauty in the hills and relate it to my...Read More
Categories: member, appreciation, cheer up, friendship, love, romantic,
Form: Prose
The Church
I don't really want to cripple the church
I realize that the Pope and the church have problems
Imagine in his position
all the expenses of the church

The budgets, electricity 
building maintenance wages
costs of administration
Granted the disciples

used to spend
the tithe on themselves
buying food...Read More
Categories: member, inspiration, international,
Form: Narrative
from the Montreal Times January 24, 2029
Born in 2000 he comes from a long line of athletes. His maternal  great great great grandfather was a short stop in the negro leagues. His Paternal great great grand father was a tailback in the Canadian football league....Read More
Categories: member, encouraging, inspirational love, introspection, music, mythology, song,
Form: Ballad
Paying forward kindnesses done
Paying forward kindnesses done...
courtesy family, friend or stranger

Appreciative when nonagenarian
papa telepathically hears me yelp
and/or non twisted sisters,
who time and again offered
unsolicited beneficial help.

Indeed unable to reciprocate
that's not quite all he wrote
when kith/kin allotted this ole goat
specie, paper money, and bank...Read More
Categories: member, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
Overflow
Tell me what you require of me?
Tell me why are you playing with my dignity?
You have sent all type of Tom, 
Dick and Harry to maneuver my life
Stranger, neighbor and family member
All are cruel people with material mind
They don’t care...Read More
Categories: member, anxiety, beauty, betrayal, break up, business, character,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Mr Lousy Repented
An unsettled soul seemingly always chasing propaganda 
voice from the equator, a quarter of a roar but heard in Uganda
he’s a member of a serious interaction, that’s a fake platform
on reputation’s policy, he can’t just conform
his name is a broken...Read More
Categories: member, character, community, forgiveness, friendship, life,
Form: Free verse
A Service Member's Story - AKA In Friends We Trust
A Service Member's Story
(In Friends We Trust)

The night is cold, the sand is deep,
with miles to go before we sleep.
But on we trudge to spot our friends
Where danger stalks in mountains steep.

We fight a war that never ends,
And no one...Read More
Categories: member, military, patriotic, soldier, war,
Form: Rhyme
God Is Member of Deity
God Is Member of Deity

God do know is member of Deity;
On me He would have much pity;
Forgive each sin,
Again and again,
And put much beauty in my city.

Jim Horn...Read More
Categories: member, allegory, analogy,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member To MOM March 11 1979
To MOM; March 11,1979
This is the story of an animal trainer,
Whose mettle and courage, couldn't be plainer. 
A search'd reveal if you'd care to explore, 
None greater exists than El Eleanor.
She's faced the very meanest big game
And transformed them all...Read More
Categories: member, animal, birthday, childhood, family, happy, humorous, mother,
Form: Rhyme