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Nelson Poems - Poems about Nelson

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Premium Member Charlatans and Chameleons Prance and Dance
... Charlatans and chameleons prancing in a country western dancing line If Charlatans had stayed in place, all would have been quite fine Charls are used to being devious, so they did underhanded th......Read More
Categories: nelson, fantasy,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member willie nelson way
...off kilter music metronome off by a beat willie nelson way ......Read More
Categories: nelson, music,
Form: Senryu
WALK as children of LIGHT -YE WERE darkness
...I Walk We learn with many a fall Walk With Jesus, ye heard the call Amos said (3:3) "Can TWO WALK TOGETHER Unless they be agreed?" II When biblical pastors urge fellow-saints To grow in ......Read More
Categories: nelson, bible, blessing, character, education,
Form: Free verse
PLEASANT POWER; JENNIFER PROXENOS of UK, Greece, South Africa
...I You all know her, love her, enjoy them poems Above all, a people-person, with three homes I mean home-countries: first is Greece, Jenn's birth Then there's England, UK: a must for mirth or rebi......Read More
Categories: nelson, africa, appreciation, christian, england,
Form: Free verse
Prayer In South Africa
...I "Loadshedding" - we have power cuts, weekly LORD you are light, thank you for eyesight. And candles! "Criminal Immigrants" - as with the USA, South Africa pulls LORD thank you for blessings of ......Read More
Categories: nelson, africa, america, appreciation, bangla,
Form: Didactic



THE TIMES OF NO POUND
...APARTHEID REGIME IS LONG PAST BLACK SOUTH AFRICAN WOMAN SUFFERED DEARLY UNDER OPPRESSION SHE GOT LIBERATED IN 1994 OR SHOULD I SAY SHE GOT POLITICALLY LIBERATED WHEN WE CAST OUR FIRST VOTES WHICH ......Read More
Categories: nelson, community, freedom, health,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member MEMORIES OF MOTHER
...Mother's love is like no other Cherished memories of mother She's gone home to rest While in this life, she did her best Mothers' foundation was strong Even though she wasn't here long She fa......Read More
Categories: nelson, bereavement,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member you got it
...YOU GOT IT! IT’S RIGHT HERE IT NEVER COMES BACK LIKE YOU HERE WITH ME SO RIGHT ALL ALONG YOU SEE YOU GOT IT! LIKE I GOT YOURS JUST IN TIME (FOR LEFT BEHIND!) CAUSE AND EFFECT THE BEST ......Read More
Categories: nelson, allusion, hope, irony, missing
Form: Rhyme
Filthy senryu - Newtown, eastern Cape in Africa
...NOTE: In 2022, Nelson Mandela's famed South Africa, sanitation STINKS especially outside big cities. Municipalities only burn diapers ('KIMBIES', in local lingo) as women & a few men walk the LOCATI......Read More
Categories: nelson, africa, betrayal, color, creation,
Form: Bio
Premium Member HER SPIRIT IS EVERLASTING
...HER SPIRIT IS EVERLASTING" Though she has gone I am not alone Gods' love has been cast Her spirit is everlasting I miss her everyday But strength guides my way She has been gone less than a ......Read More
Categories: nelson, bereavement,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member My Sister's Collage
...I found it behind an old work bench, water stained and curled on the corners - looking as forgotten as an out-of-luck beggar. But, like in the beggar's eyes, there was a past that was full of hop......Read More
Categories: nelson, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member It was 1922
...Many people were licking their wounds in force. Others counting their dead after the World War Summer Olympics were held in Paris, of course. Mussolini created Fascism, making Italians sore. ......Read More
Categories: nelson, history,
Form: Rhyme
Evenings in Springtime : Nov 2021
...Babies cry, sleep, change nappies, feed. Toddlers drink water from cups. Younger brothers, younger sister, older brother, older sister, small town, large country. One lane roads, one lane bridges, u......Read More
Categories: nelson, childhood, nostalgia,
Form: Haibun
From 11am till now 8 pm, no electricity
...I Many who heard of Nelson Mandela visited the country in which he (and I) were born. Today I posted about walking or wading through diapers, dog & human doodoo on our roads, many dirt roads, in New......Read More
Categories: nelson, 12th grade, bible, confidence,
Form: Light Verse
who invented the COOLIE
...I retired from education, sharing with (not scaring) OUR YOUTH oblivious of persistent prejudice, labor migrant past piercing the present until i left America for South Africa, returning to Nat......Read More
Categories: nelson, absence, abuse, africa, america,
Form: Rhyme

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