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Route One Poems

Route One Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of route one poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for route one.

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The Cost of Revenge, Part III
“And then I turned,
my mind truly burned
said,’What kind of a sick mother
would go coerce
a child of hers
to sleep with her own half-brother?!

“ ‘You are a fool,
and a mother cruel,
no matter what my father did!
To prostitute,
and try to pollute,
and to do...Read More
Categories: route one, anger, betrayal, dark, family, lust, relationship, sin,
Form: Epic



The road to heaven
Those who want to enter heaven;
Avoid passing through roundabouts
Never use fly-overs
Fear to choose short-cuts
The road to heaven is within you
It is a fixed route-one road one person
and one vehicle


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Categories: route one, heaven, metaphor,
Form: Quatrain
semi-sail
the rig sails on
the captain at the wheel
steel billowed crosswinds
and Willie's gruff twang

come back...maybe not flip-flop 
rigs riggin' is sailin', movin'
waving goodbye to yesterday
I'm a stowaway into today

ahead is clear horizon
aft is crewed distant past
the ropes taut, creaking
and diseal's low...Read More
Categories: route one, adventure, life, on work and working, travel
Form: Free verse
old tortoise the wise one: iv
4
down a hilly route one huge log of wood
staring at the face both gazelle & her friend 
like a bridge of test for an old wisdom bag
then climbeth old tortoise with many a lag
struggling to smuggle his bag over the...Read More
Categories: route one, fantasyold, old, wisdom,
Form: Narrative