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Once Upon A Time Poems | Examples of Once Upon A Time Poetry

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List of Once Upon A Time Poems

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Premium Member Poem Pale Tears Of A Yellow Butterfly Gabrielle Jordan Free verse once upon a time, life,
Premium Member Poem A Love Story Jesse Rowe Couplet once upon a time, love, romantic love, true
Decision of Deciding Rose Lilly Free verse once upon a time, deep, destiny, how i
Premium Member Poem FP6 once upon a time Brian Strand Verse once upon a time, journey,
When He Hides His Face, Part I L. J. Carber Free verse once upon a time, allegory, angel, appreciation, god,
When two worlds became one David Smith Narrative once upon a time, age, allusion, analogy, anxiety,
Premium Member Poem WATCHING WATCH James Edward Lee Sr. Light Verse once upon a time, allusion, analogy, word play,
Premium Member Poem Faerie Tales Caren Krutsinger Rictameter once upon a time, fairy, fantasy,
Premium Member Poem My Love For Words Caren Krutsinger Free verse once upon a time, perspective, poems, poetry, word
Lovers Point Water Tower Christopher Flaherty Free verse once upon a time, romantic love,

Furnace Body
by Justin Worthy
Burning inside
I know my will to survive will never die
My alliance is with God
No, not one of our enemies will survive
They will run and hide...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, art,

A virtual Invasion
by David Smith
Once upon a time in the real world,
One could see forever,
Climb any mountain,
Fish in any river,
And walk for miles in any direction,
With little chance of...

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Imagism | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, allusion, analogy, anger, care,

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Hickory Sunrise
by Dale Gregory Cozart
The morning's first cup is sweetest, rich and hot, 
as I look through my kitchen window at the hickory.

The low branches will come off first.

Once...

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Ekphrasis | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, autumn, childhood, imagery, nostalgia,

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Dream The Biggest You Can
by Caren Krutsinger
Dream the biggest you can.
Expect everything you want.
And everything you have ever truly wanted.
The fire truck.
The space ship.
Dream big!

Visualize yourself in your Thoreau-like cabin,
Listening to...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, dream,

Adagios War Strings
by Christopher Flaherty
Last night at the Proms 

And the String section 
Has cut like a saw through the deafening applause
Into my ears 
And my brain is translating...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, memorial day,

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Once Upon A Reservation
by Gerald Dillenbeck
Back in the height
of our pre-millennial military-industrial
post-revolutionary days
of competing excess...

No, love,
Stick with
Once upon our Sacred Times...

Once upon a time
here in the US of Northern Americas
we...

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Political Verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, destiny, education, environment, green,

Maybe They Are
by C Evans
Human beings seem to have no connection 
to animals, unless those animals 
used to be you. Did you ever wonder 
where animals came from? Did...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, angel, feelings,

Once upon a time
by Bobb Marly
22 July 2018  10:31 AM



Once upon a time
Deep within my mind

A thought was born like a spark to fire became a living theme
It grew...

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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, imagination,

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It's About Time
by Jim Slaughter
It's about time:
time out of mind, time capsule, time travel, time frame,
time zone, time to get cracking, time will tell,
time to spare, time out, time...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, time,

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let me live
by Brandy Nicole
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Rhyme | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, love,

a joke
by cyber ghost
once upon a time,
there was a coward knight.
He had never entered a battle,
but always said very proud:
"I am a brave knight,
because my mind keeps thinking
about...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, allegory, death of a

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An Incomplete Love Story
by Curtis Moorman
AN INCOMPLETE LOVE STORY

Once upon a time, long, long ago in a far away land, the land where Xxxxxx lived, there was a girl named...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, funny love, sad love,

It's A Crying Shame 2
by curtis johnson
Martin Luther King would not tolerate it, and call it a crying shame.            ...

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Prose Poetry | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, america, emotions, faith, freedom,

Still I'm trying
by Elvira Kozhakhmet
Once upon a time on the Moon
Adventitiously I was.
Close to me various stars were full
Blimey! Was it reality or not?

When I was a child, my...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, desire, dream, fairy,

LYRIC MAN-CHAPTER 1
by Lyric Man
Once upon a time there was a creative young man who had two passions. An incredible love to write lyrics and an insatiable desire to...

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Bio | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, emotions, how i feel,

Obsession
by Haley Dagley
A possession that will never be mine
    The hunger consumes me more than you know 

My heart longs to be with yours
...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, break up, cute love,

once upon the green sea
by jan hansen
 Once  upon a time

I was, it seems like 100 years ago,
on an old fashion cargo ship, the carried all sorts
from potatoes, flour, machine...

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Blank verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, blue, boxing day , bridal

Finding a new me
by Mark Palmer
Once upon a time, there was a caterpillar on a tree
Sitting there wondering what his future may be.

His life seemed so very pointless
Was it serving...

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I do not know? | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, recovery from,

Authenticated Addressed Partial Letter Circa 1970 part one
by matthew harris
Attributed To Concerned parents
of Traumatized Refugee
Dear Fred and Mary Anne MacLeod Trump...

Posthumous belated tattered letter fragment
recently discovered (liberally sprinkled with
hyperbole (presumed for greater audacious
zealousness), sans...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, 10th grade, 11th grade,

Authenticated Addressed Partial Letter Circa 1970 part one
by matthew harris
Attributed To Concerned parents
of Traumatized Refugee
Dear Fred and Mary Anne MacLeod Trump...

Posthumous belated tattered letter fragment
recently discovered (liberally sprinkled with
hyperbole (presumed for greater audacious
zealousness), sans...

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Free verse | Create an image from this poem. | Categories: once upon a time, 10th grade, 11th grade,