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Categories: caregiving, garden, health, humor, song,
Premium MemberUsing Outdoor Voices
by Gerald Dillenbeck
It feels easier to me
to recall and eagerly embrace
what remains sacred in humane nature
while outside
listening to surf and winds
of exterior EarthSouled nature.

It seems easier to...

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Categories: song,
Why Did You Break That Special Cup
by marc Acrich
Why Did You Break That Special Cup?  #32


Why Did You Break That Special Cup?   
Don't you know we had it a very...

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Categories: cute, food, funny, poetry, song,
Turnip Pie
by Kharma Scribbles KharmaticRhythm
Turnip Pie, why did I purchase you and try to lie?
Never once have you said  "Goodbye", now you sit here in this pan to...

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Categories: conflict, history, humanity, society, song, world,
Premium MemberHow human we are
by John Hamilton
How human we are

When chill wind blows,
and tempest storms are done,
You will find me waiting,
when the evening comes.

No matter the tears, that we both have...

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Categories: games, hero, humor, murder, song,
Zatoichi's Theme Song
by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
I thought it would be fun to pretend to translate 
a yakuza-enka (gambler folk song) by Shintaro Katsu, 
to be sung with gravelly grave seriousness.

Nobody...

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Categories: celebrity, death, death of song,
Dolores
by Owen Hannon
Her voice, it touched me with all it enclosed, 
giving me feelings and memories I will never lose.
Her voice, it was a veil behind which...

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Categories: song,
Known to my heart
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
from that time she fell off
the hills of my longing heart
she became a stranger

my senses remember her not
but the heart stuck to her image
a nightmare...

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Categories: song, success,
For My Fans
by robin davis
I learned how to play guitar
Now I'm like a shining star
Brightly singing on a stage
Loving how I can engage
With my fans who I adore
I couldn't...

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Categories: song,
The Harley Davidson and me
by Robert Broadbent
The Harley Davidson and me

Hover bikes of the future
Really not for me
Give me wheels upon the ground
I want my Harley D
My veins all feel the...

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Categories: imagery, love, ocean, romance, song, sound,
The Other Ocean
by Leanne Lovejoy-Burton
She’s on the other side
On another Ocean
The colour in the light
Hides the burning 
fire in her eyes

She’s slowly falling into line 
Clock keeping time
Days bleed...

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Categories: song,
Backwoods Bravado
by M.P. Shaudd
Misery's my masterpiece
I'm a Rembrandt of the blues
My bucket list, only consists
Of a pair of worn out shoes

Nashville spit me out
And that's a hard pill,...

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Categories: song,
Premium MemberOh Little Meadow Pipit
by Gary Smith



Oh little Meadow Pipit
So sweetly do you sing,
Unbridled joy and happiness 
Effuse your warbling.

High above the moor you dance
Rapturous in flight,
Oh little Meadow Pipit
How you...

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Categories: song,
The Song of Silence
by Subimal Sinha-Roy
THE SONG OF SILENCE


When the pensive eyes look deeply inside
At the tranquil depths of the serene sea
See the tear drops disappear to reside
In the niche...

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Categories: caregiving, community, earth, health, song,
Premium MemberVespers At Dream Cafe
by Gerald Dillenbeck
It was approaching sunset
displayed boldly across red sky west
as I entered Dream Café,

Time for candle lit vespers and incense
which I feared would be more personal...

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Categories: appreciation, blessing, celebration, song,
Premium MemberLiving Forever Singing Songs in The New Eden
by James Edward Lee Sr.
If I had a chance to live my life over
Oh, Lord I'd live in the garden
The Garden of Eden

If I had a chance to live...

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Categories: happiness, heart, life, love, song,
Premium MemberSONG IN MY HEART
by Line Gauthier


I have a song
Within my heart
A silent song
With no words
No particular melody
It exudes
Of peace and love
It plays in the morning
As I awake
By your side
It fills...

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Categories: loneliness, sad love, song,
Premium MemberPorto Vecchio, Julien Dore's Song Translated by T Wignesan
by T Wignesan
« Porto-Vecchio », song by Julien Doré

(Note : If there’s a melody that can slither/sail past the ear-drums imperceptibly and settle permanently in the hypothalamus,...

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Categories: allegory, life, mystery, song,
Geckos bats and lions
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
This world is a mystery, my brother
There are geckos living on walls,
picking and eating every insect,
that games of life have rejected.

This world is a mystery,...

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Categories: song,
Listen to me Africa
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
If Africa is a washroom,
of the hungry and adventurous,
and for those with full bellies
then what gold does she mine?

But why offer salads and eggs
for America...

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Categories: confidence, dedication, feelings, rap, song, strength,
Premium MemberFloating Vibes
by Jim Kilduff
Truly truly high in the sky
These bars written softly 
Flow smooth like a lulaby
On the wings of a dove float on by.

Born with a metalic...

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Categories: song,
As you will
by Solomon Ochwo-Oburu
Take a vow to be hero,
and follow the path seriously,
you become the thing,
as you will

Decide to a liar
and practice the art so well
and you become...

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Categories: animal, grandfather, native american, song,
black tailed deer
by mark lake
in the strong heart society there is one known as the buffalo eye. do the sweat lodge ceremony to speak with the stone turtle. you...

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Categories: happiness, religion, religious, song,
Mary's Song
by Kudzai Mhangwa
How could I have known,
That the chosen one was me?
Just another girl from here
Who did not see beyond her potential. 

But indeed this is the...

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Categories: song, summer, wind, winter,
Premium Memberjoyous Tanka
by Rick Parise
the same yet different
the summer breeze 
a winter wind
still the skylark
in joyous song

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Categories: morning, nature, sleep, song, wind,
Premium MemberTanka 12018
by Rick Parise


reaching the vast edge     
I hear an eternal hymn
with sleep in my eyes
curling like a tendril song
the windswept morn drifts away
...

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Categories: goodbye, love, seasons, song,
Premium Membera silent song Tanka
by Rick Parise
a sadened teardrop
wiping the dew dropped window
as the fog lifts
I see your frozen steps
leading past the churchyard
...

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Categories: black african american, crush, song,
After A Pause
by kewayne wadley
I have to thank the night shift.
With nothing else to do I stumbled across you by mistake. 
With most of the work almost done.
My ears...

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Categories: beach, bird, grief, moon, song,
Premium MemberLark's Lament
by Gregory R Barden

Soft, as the moon weeps,
    The Lark trills endless, his mate,
        Now cold on the...

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Categories: black african american, crush, song,
Underrated Artist
by kewayne wadley
If you were a song you'd be number one on my playlist.
No matter how much time would past.
I'd never get tired of hearing you.
Theres not...

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Categories: desire, loss, me, passion, song, words,
Her heart
by Aa Harvey
Her heart


There she goes into my words without prose.
I cannot continually write about my sweet dream-rose,
Who will never know,
How I feel about her.
My missing words...

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Categories: art, day, green, image, song, water,
Premium MemberA SUDDEN BURST OF QUIET
by VAL BROOKLYN Rogers BLK PANTHER
Nice lake like serene
Serene a dream still waters 
Gardens of solitude
All is pleasant, a still day
The passion of pristine undisturbed
The flutter of wings a bird...

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Categories: song,
Premium MemberOUR SONG
by Line Gauthier
 those
 few
 notes
 propel
 me
 through
 a
 nostalgic
 spiral
 to
 way
 back
 when

Submitted for contest MONOKU 2: NEW YEAR sponsored by SILENT ONE -...

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Categories: song, voice,
Premium MemberHolding on to my fantasy
by Vijay Pandit
Holding on to my fantasy

Enchanting like heaven,
Her melodious voice
Found a home in my heart,

So I followed her path
Engrossed in her lyrics,
Fantasizing a beautiful face
Behind the...

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Categories: song,
Premium MemberSentient Dust
by July Morning
O Jah, from everlasting to everlasting, you are God.
Before the womb of the dawn, 
before light pierced the darkness
and before the ancient void became filled...

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Categories: new year, new years song,
Let's Sing Happy New Year
by Muzahidul Reza
Let's sing gladly together the song, ‘Happy New Year'
Every year as in the coming of this New Year; 
This is the shortest and wishing song...

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