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Oliver Poems - Poems about Oliver

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The Ghanaian Dream
...I wake up for this country again? Well it's not my fault, maybe it's God who deserves the blame. Out of a 100 people in my country, 89 people dema prayers be the same. "God Abeg make I lef this co......Read More
Categories: oliver, africa, art, visionary, wisdom,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Musician Self Taught
...Oliver is a one-man band. Has every instrument, Can he play them all? Yes, on clay, earth and in sand. Can he play the tuba? Maybe? Of course, I don’t really know. Does he have a following? ......Read More
Categories: oliver, music,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member An Old Shovel
...In 1890, cowboy Bob Womack found gold at the base of lofty Pikes Peak! In short order a ramshackle town was founded called Cripple Creek. Hordes of gamblers, 'soiled doves' and prospectors hopin' t......Read More
Categories: oliver, fate, humorous, mountains,
Form: Rhyme
the twist
..."the twist" may i? no i don't want an or any other why bother Oliver......Read More
Categories: oliver, color,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Charles Dickens Knew Poverty
...Oliver Twist Great Expectations A Christmas Carol author Charles Dickens worked in a boot-blacking factory at age twelve after father was sent to debtor’s prison campaigned vigorously for child......Read More
Categories: oliver, write,
Form: Free verse

... stepping bass ------ chords progressing ------- like birds, call, and response syncopation melisma flattened 'blue' notes breastfeeding the air microtonal pitches between semitones* ......Read More
Categories: oliver, angel, creation, muse, surreal,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member From Holly
...From Holly Dear Oliver, how long has it been? Sixty plus years have grown between us. We were seven or was it eight years old but we were madly in love—remember? I would wear my hair o......Read More
Categories: oliver, lost love,
Form: Free verse
What She Taught and What She Learned, Part III
......She spoke to him in friendly tones, dropped him DMs and made it known that she’d like to meet up some time, a pleasant evening they could find. She even said she was sorry for mocking him s......Read More
Categories: oliver, age, change, lust, men,
Form: Narrative
What She Taught and What She Learned, Part II
......At first he said, “It’s okay, babe. I work hard, I deserve my play. For several years he managed it, played to the masses in the pit. They lived the high life, best they could, for a good w......Read More
Categories: oliver, age, change, lust, men,
Form: Narrative
What She Taught and What She Learned, Part I
...Carmena knew why he was here, their parents’ smiles made it clear, to set her up with Oliver, who always had made eyes at her. They didn’t like her dating Chad, and always spoke of her man bad......Read More
Categories: oliver, age, change, lust, men,
Form: Narrative
Songs of the Moon
... From the Milky Way’s canvass swerving like red wine in glass dancing to the midnight blues traversing the utopian realm of one awed by universes architectural arcs Flip-flap swings acros......Read More
Categories: oliver, absence,
Form: Free verse
The lady called Desire
...Modest to start with, bloating to be beast, A spurring cat coaxing for ever more, Ere long to rule your life, you knowing least, What with wants and wishes known not before, Her ki......Read More
Categories: oliver, cat, desire,
Form: Sonnet
Because I Live MR
..."Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?" -Mary Oliver Because I live, I have a life I have a life to spend My life is still just starting While others start ......Read More
Categories: oliver, beautiful, courage, life,
Form: Rhyme
A Very Telling Poem
... “Alas for those who die with their songs still inside them.” ---- Oliver Wendell Holmes Soul means nothing until we understand the language of crying. The voice of the soul is you br......Read More
Categories: oliver, poetry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member His Will Be Done
...There's a train lies awaiting For my daughter and I Areal in the making Warm tears in my eye The most precious of hearts The purest of souls As Oliver Twist Our bare Begging bowl Cho......Read More
Categories: oliver, addiction, best friend, god,
Form: Rhyme

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