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Premium Member IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY: LXXXI-81
IF EVER I HAD A COUNTRY - LXXXI - 81

IF ever I had a country, a country without even a single Shredding Machine

And if ever I were elected/nominated/appointed by the powers that be SPEAKER of the Lower House of Parliament...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, america, humor, leadership, political, power,
Form: Dramatic Monologue



Reading out loud brings exaltation
Yours truly whiles hours away
reading out loud... tis not hearsay
cuz ears of mine relish... neigh
feast hearing spoken words, I do say
plus eyes (mine) drink one
or more letter combination yea.

Aforesaid pastime doth rarely
if ever tire hungry bookworm
whose ravenous appetite manifested
within thy...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Premium Member FOREVER AND EVER, AAH THEN
The universe: neither rhyme nor reason.
Unified non-verse; it is pure rhythm.
da-dum, da-dum, da-dum.
Pendula swing in three space dimensions
with time making the infinite cyclic fabric.
So, to the beginning cometh the end. 
As it was, now is, and ever shall be. 
Forever...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, birth, creation, death, destiny, fate, mystery, universe,
Form: Free verse
Stranded courtesy bittercold without food or drink
Stranded courtesy bittercold without food or drink

Dire straits necessitated
yours truly to bethink
outside the box (literally outdoors
of squarish structured nested dwelling),
where blinding albedo effect
forced me to blink,
additionally also ruffled tail feathers

of this sole surviving male bobolink
(North American songbird,
Dolichonyx oryzivorus)
pushing survival species
to...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, december,
Form: Free verse
Purple people eater viz hits sleep deprived cannibal
Began during wee hours
of December first
tooth house sand nineteen
steeply self immersed

within insomnia, hence
sudden creative cloud burst
fingers slower than
fleeting thoughts, I cursed
nonetheless stitched,

doctored and nursed
the following continued
hours later with pursed
lips seriously, silently, and soundly

trying to craft lame poem, the worst
among feeble...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Enclosed Rhyme



Blissful emotional physical and spiritual state
Blissful emotional, physical, and spiritual state
(alternately titled Ataraxia)

No rhyme nor reason
explains ecstatic feeling woke
bright eyed and bushy tailed psyche
weight of the world
(think Atlas shrugged)
and/or mysterious Sisyphus

regarding former fate did unyoke,
while immense burden freed the latter
either one or 't'other analogy
allowed, enabled,...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
Dear Eden eldest daughter
(Garden yourself and Emmanuel 
against risking life and limb,
especially as dark shadows edge - 
of night bring dim
mention onset of when shifting shapes swim
all around reducing slice 
of daylight slim).

I write thee today
September 13th, 2019 -
nuttin earth shattering to say
documenting
starttime:...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, birthday,
Form: Free verse
Fretfully aching to feel fit as a fiddle
Unsolicited feedback
across rock of ages woke
beguiling ghostly busty spectre
courtesy Marie-Antoinette,
(i.e. bride of France's arty choke
King Louis XVI) bespoke

let him eat cake, and (sic)
send back the bloody bloke,
aye suddenly begot idea rye
Jack Corner of zee desk
didst impale and provoke
moderately painful injury

right...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 8th
Form: Free verse
Sound of running water prompts urge to urinate
(alternately titled:
Pee pee song and dance routine)

Invariably analogous setting
kickstarts schlemiel to agitate
excretory mechanism linkedin,
viz body electric doth actuate
merely upon turning faucet triggers
unstoppable onset to micturate

drinking coffee or caffeinated tea
also functions as diuretic
mimics similar rush'n spate
oh boy... if I hesitate
to whip...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 7th
Form: Dramatic Verse
Shoot Nothing like killing spree to bookend August 2019
Shoot! Nothing like killing spree to bookend August 2019!

The latest homicide,
where gunman(men) slew
dirty deed done dirt cheap
half dozen innocent people drew
minimal horrific gasps, now a new
month (September two 
thousand nineteen)

where goldenrods yellow
with morning dew
encompassing human zoo
welcomes unsuspecting killer(s) true
to form...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 11th grade, 12th grade, dark, horror, humanity,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Cold Feet
Enervated and energized after cold shower
the perfect tonic to gin body though o'clock
wee hours August thirty one two thousand
nineteen - natural buzz to stave off relished
sleep, thus refueled with zest able to chop
chop thru printed material (dictionary seat

of pants newpage...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 11th grade, 12th grade, courage, fate, grief,
Form: Free verse
Mo' fun than three ringed circuits
Poof issued from invisible magic dragon,
which nobody dead sea
immediately disrupting electricity
whereat mice elf (Stuart Little), i.e. me,
no particular rhyme nor reason
called Mickey, plus the missus Minnie

found ourselves literally
in the dark, no pleasant thrill
as well adjacent community
named Maple Hill
approximately few hundred

residents...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
A handy dandy family thing I did not know from Adam
A handy dandy family thing, I did not know from Adam

Monstrous disembodied giant hairy hand...
reached out thru Macbook Pro
Lenovo external screen
"no way can this be real,"
I muttered to no one in particular.

Bug eyed, slack jawed, yours truly froze
petrified as an...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, beauty,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Coming of age
Coming of Age

Devoid of rhyme nor reason,
Empty words on an empty page,
Perhaps ambiguous to the reader,
Depth of meaning for a coming of age.
 
Let go that child within you,
Misguided Youth on a path to nowhere,
An innocent requires your fondness,
Your formative...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, growing up, love,
Form: Rhyme
Embarkation upon meditation
Embarkation upon meditation...

Believe me you upon manifestation
regarding Das godaddy bing linkedin
with avast cosmic consciousness
self induced light hypnotic trance
I become enthralled

unless wife disrupts intent concentration
calling out "Matt...Matt...Matt"
bajillion times Googleplex
(slight hyperbole for literary effect),
subsequently courtesy

disembodied voices
deliver poetic inspiration
without forcefully summoned,
rather gently coax...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 11th grade, 12th grade, atheist, health, husband,
Form: Elegiac Lyric
No Matter Papa Repents
No Matter Papa Repents...

Every blasted acrimonious misdeed
aye indelibly perpetrated
affecting ye and the Punim for life
hounds me doggone soul night and day
venomous wrath torments, strangles, racks...
every bone in mine entire body

suicidal ideations haunt every
waking and sleeping hour,
perhaps previous attempts to communicate,
(albeit...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, abuse, anger, depression, emotions, forgiveness, grave, journey,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Shooting Rapids In The Time Stream
Steady rain swirled, pooled,
and eddied around rolled
up pant legs skinny ankles, which
immediately felt cold
before undertow willingly

steadily, and nimbly pulled this former
ace swimmer into watery fold
quelling, relinquishing, and taking
my hard won mettle of gold
earned early in primetime, now

at last...preemptive quiescent salvation
sluiced...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, allusion, father, heaven, humorous, imagination, old, sea,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Unkle Ja MAZ---

He was a lyricist
Who wrote his words down on toilet paper, paper towels, or torn up  cardboard boxes
Just jotting down writing on anything that’s lying around
Always had/has pen or pencil in his hair
Always jotting down something
Brother was inspired
He’s so...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, analogy, appreciation, character, hip hop,
Form: Free verse
Telling White Lies
Telling "White Lies"

My mother got born November
thirteenth, nineteen hundred thirty five
within poverty stricken household
of Canarsie, Brooklyn, the youngest
(most mollycoddled) of four siblings,

experienced grinding poverty, no
matter maternal grandfather (Moishe
Kuritsky), a tailor he lacked drive
to support his family two parents +
remainder offspring,...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, abuse, age, america, child abuse, cinderella, city,
Form: Ballad
Matthew Scott Whar Art Thou Spunk
Matthew Scott, Whar Art Thou Spunk?

Nobody, but yours truly
bore deeply and countersunk
his spontaneity satisfactorily
lightweight corporeal mein kampf,
didst more than baptize or dunk

cuff, which admirably aided to flunk,
(whereat no universal solvent,
could (kant) kelp dissolve barnacles
of sea sonned gunk),
asper thickly congealed

encasing this...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 7th grade, absence, age, depression, humor, longing,
Form: Bio
Winkin Blinkin And Nod, Sans
Winkin Blinkin And Nod, Sans...
Wonderful World Of Dreamland Furloughed!

Hours elapsed since I did sleep off
and feed my belly from the trough.

What...the...creaking screech re: sound
ding, (an unexpected  pro noun
sub bull mashup attributed 
to partial government shutdown
point middle finger at dented...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, appreciation, baptism, beautiful, child, dream, fantasy, nonsense,
Form: Rhyme
Interpreting Poetry mine
Interpreting Poetry (mine)

Similar to scrutinizing
an abstract painting,
this author begetting
obscure words dumbfounding
readers, he eludes
(no shade tree fore rest)
clear cut discerning,
yet oft times his words

garner reviews raving
esoteric word choice,
how mind boggling
to this logophile despite
more than one reading
brow (sir) furrowed -
cognitive region scrunching,
no...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, age, allusion, art, happy birthday, irony, judgement,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Alternative point of view
Stuck awaiting Inspiration from your Muse
   There's neither Rhyme nor reason for the Blues
You really haven't a single second to lose
   ~ Consider this Alternative point of view …

Poetry's more a bug that can be caught
...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, how i feel, muse, poetry,
Form: Rhyme
Quirkiness Of My Memory
no (apparent) rhyme nor reason
(satisfactorily) explains academic
     disposition, ideally suited
     (swiftly tailor made,
     and harried styled)
     unflattering venomous wicked xhenemy
    ...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, 11th grade, 12th grade, allusion, fishing, memory,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member A Future Here Now
One moment he was alive; the next he was dead
   Gunned down midst a gang war, a bullet in his head

No motive whatsoever, nor rhyme nor reason at all
   Only alienation and desperation casting their dark...Read More
Categories: rhyme nor reason, death, fate, grief, society,
Form: Rhyme