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Categories: onomatopoeia,
MID JAN 2018 STANDARD CONTEST - DEAF EARS
by Mick Talbot




DEAF EARS

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I walk alone, the stars they guide me.
They read my mind, leaving words.
They scare me, words of privation.
They feel my fear and ensure me,
that...

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Categories: basketball, language, light, onomatopoeia, sound, word play,
Swoosh, Swish
by Gershon Wolf
An ingenious device is a basketball net:
  Swish, swoosh, swoosh, swish---
      Its sweet sound made
    ...

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Categories: fun, funny, golf, imagery, onomatopoeia, silly,
Ah, Golfslangadang
by Greg Gaul
Grip it, rip it, stick it.
Bombed it, flopped it, topped it too.

Stay, sit, slice, scoot,
Run, kick, roll, draw,
Carry, fly, die, spin,
Watch the little ball go...

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Categories: art, beautiful, beauty, onomatopoeia, poems, poetry, writing,
Figuratively
by Amira Bagumbaran
When my words are in a rhyme
Oh how I love the crime
Such forgivable murder
Of words changing order

Tis not only sequence
For you have to make sense
Read...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, stars,
Premium MemberSmudgeSky
by Stephe Watson
Predawn stillness -

a rooster,                     ...

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Categories: crush, feelings, good night, onomatopoeia,
no title
by Nom de Plume
In the warm embrace of your voice, I hear onomatopoeia of dawn’s morning light, reaching through and past the trees and mountain tops of my...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
Half as Good as i think
by Christopher Flaherty
If I was even half as good as I thought 
The ink wouldn't have dried
Before I received a reply 
But what I hear in my...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
Foraging
by Sean Martin-Byrne
As he wears his golden crown
He forages frantically.
The goldcrest alights, he touches down.
He wears his crown magnitoquently.
"Fee hee hee" he chirps rapidly

A spider, the goldcrest...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, simple, water,
The Sound of Gravity: Leaking Sink
by Vella Taliare
Drip, drip, drip
Watch for water or you'll trip
Drop, drop, drop
Someone better get the mop
Drip, drop, drip
Dumb gravity! I slip--
Drop, drip, drop
Someone, make the water stop!...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, perspective,
Remote controller
by Kedar kate
On the table,
Or below it,
Near your mouth,
In between your teeth.

Stranded in some corner, 
Or just below the bed,
Searching for it,
A nuisance in the head.

Oily hands,
Or...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
-onomatopoeia-
by Frisk Carris
Daily Poetry #71, April 9, 2017
Word: Onomatopoeia

With one whiff, I smell that it's undesirable,
And with a taste, it's completely rotten. 
Cla-clang, cla-clang, the bell rings...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
Premium MemberOoze Lovely Ooze
by John Anderson
Ooze, a squirt with perfect onomatopoeia
A slow leak, exudation or seepage
A slow plunge into thick mud sucked
An outflow all over, a disseminated discharge
That cannot be...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
Premium MemberA Poet's Dilemma
by Cecilia Crasto
To my distress and to others delight
I awoke to find that I couldn't write.
My thoughts all gone like birds in flight,
Woe is me in my...

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Categories: analogy, animal, beauty, environment, onomatopoeia, surreal,
Premium MemberScene From A Bike Ride
by millard lowe

Like a royal parade,
they waddled across
the well traveled thoroughfare
teeming with autos crawling to a stop;
otherwise road rage reduced to admiration.

The regal drake held his head...

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Categories: imagery, imagination, music, onomatopoeia, school, student,
It Was Just another Ordinary Day
by Eunice Adrados
It was just another ordinary day
Scattered notes are all over the place
Drums trying to maintain a certain beat
Guitars either strumming or singing 

Violins studying their...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, poetry, satire, writing,
It just didn't click
by John Beam
Clique claque went the railroad trains                   ...

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Categories: art, feelings, guitar, onomatopoeia, sound, spiritual, sweet,
Acoustic guitar
by Rizwana Bhurani
Acoustic Guitar

My fingers dance on the slender body
I am harmoniously in love with it
It's always there to resonate my heart
I get drowned in its soft...

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Categories: allusion, animal, car, humorous, onomatopoeia,
Two chimps and a jeep
by John Beam
What is that roaring, throwing dust                   ...

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Categories: funny, humorous, hyperbole, irony, onomatopoeia, satire, word play,
Smells funny
by John Beam
The odor I get The more pungent I get,                ...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, soulmate,
Premium MemberCeltic Girl
by Vee Bdosa
     CELTIC GIRL
So like a morning summer rain
and it's thundering
she dances into light and sings
like only she can sing.

She has an...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
Lyn
by Red OMara
You were different every day I knew you

you never bored or disappointed me

never failed to interest, thrill, excite

and all of that time you were never...

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Categories: allegory, analogy, birth, celebration, onomatopoeia,
Premium MemberThe Birth
by millard lowe
The Birth

                   1
 Breathe baby—breathe.
	  ...

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Categories: analogy, child, death, faith, onomatopoeia,
Premium MemberFather To Son: Part II
by millard lowe


Father To Son:  Part II
(Apropos The Visit—Part II)

When you left
soaring free
the lingering void sought
to shackle me
in the silent dungeon
of stoic grief.

Faith melted away remorse
and...

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Categories: analogy, cute love, hope, onomatopoeia, simile,
Premium MemberPeace and Love to You
by millard lowe


Peace and Love to You

Like the blazing rays of sunshine
Following the torrid rains,
You flashed into my life
Dissipating the darkness 
Of weary times—

Lassoing your rainbow,
I rode...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, rain, sound, spring,
Rain Dance Poem
by Victoria Reome
When a poem is born
What is the chance
Of words in rain
Drip drop dance

Ping ting sing
Pitter patter rhyme
Rain dance acceleration
Makes my poem climb

Dribble drench drizzle
Thinking on...

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Categories: abuse, depression, emotions, hurt, onomatopoeia, suicide,
Broken
by Patricia Elzey
You said I fell 
too hard too fast
My heart not healed 
from my wounded past

The angry words
The cruel remarks
another rejection
Alone in the dark

Tired of hurting
tired...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
hearing the day start
by elizabeth alexander
Onomatopoeic:
caw caw caw
the crow's on my roof
waiting for their breakfast,
chatter  chatter
the magpie's call
usually first to the table,
a shrill little tweet
go the sparrow's and their...

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Categories: onomatopoeia,
Premium MemberOwl Whoo Whoo
by Pashang Salehi
               Owl’s Whoo Whoo……

Do not ask me whoo is whoo?
 ...

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Categories: loneliness, lost love, nature, onomatopoeia, poetry,
wheres the Love
by Mark Merk
Break from blowing heat
tip-toe creeping on concrete
trust cut deeper holes.
2-4-16...

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Categories: earth, fantasy, fire, imagery, onomatopoeia, war,
Treehouse
by Philip James Tyler
They went through the woods
in worn out shoes
to pick a life no one should,
to make a choice no other’d choose:

To defend the trees,
their roots, their...

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Categories: art, child, color, nursery onomatopoeia, parody, good friday,
My Monster
by Balveen Cheema
My Monster

Every week on Good Friday I get restless
Palpitations rise for my week end disasters
A monster boldly barges into my silent abode
Depriving me of my...

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Categories: angel, baby, bird, garden, onomatopoeia, rain,
Mixed Senses-Evening
by Balveen Cheema
In the purple smoky collaged sky 

The birds swam home 

on flaky water colours,

carrying his rainy perfume.

I prayed for this one night

He would evenly spray...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, satire,
RAPIDFIRE POETRY
by Kim van Breda
 RAPIDFIRE POETRY

smashdragging words across searedpage
shattercrystal ticklish sharpshards
bloodboiled behind each starkphrase
airswept flaws painting pictures false
facade

whinenudging highpierced whingecall
rockmocking rapid fire poemshatter
dawncracking hot sun at duskfall
deepdiving twirlwinding...

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Categories: onomatopoeia, poetry, poets,
The Real Poetry
by Warren Dickman
With eloquent verbosity,
and pompous grandiosity,
he'll voice his bellicosity
to show his intellect.

Devoid of any symmetry,
he'll pass it off as poetry,
but may I beg to differ,
though I...

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Categories: autumn, dark, friendship, moon, onomatopoeia, senses, sound, sunset,
Walking Seven Steps Together
by Balveen Cheema
(Walking Seven Steps)

Catching the last shot of the sunset sky
Even more rustier than before
Delayed my departure.
I asked my friends to go ahead 
And I would...

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