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Premium Member Illusion that War Could Not Touch Us
...nnot touch us Until she does, drafting one son at a time - mostly poor boys Farm kids and poor kids from Chicago or St. Louis. Gallantry has not let them escape to Canada. We dance harder, flinging ourselves into each other’s eyes Fa......Read More
Categories: st. louis, nostalgia,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member If I Were a Taxi Cab
...If I were a taxi cab, I would not charge people. I would delight them with free rides from St. Louis to New York. Babies would love being born in my backseat. I would travel the world, at a good clip, picking ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, 2nd grade, 3rd grade,
Form: Personification
The Man in the Raincoat
... Singer Marion Marlowe was from St. Louis, Missouri. She had a hit record with haunting lyrics and melody. "The Man in the Raincoat" was a 1955 succes......Read More
Categories: st. louis, dedication, music, tribute,
Form: Rhyme
Consider Source About Horse of Course
...being a leach) (slurs in his each speech) (is son of a beach) (has been hard to reach) trump is for the birds In St. Louis with way and curds turned inti big stewards (could have said turds but do not know if that is acceptable or......Read More
Categories: st. louis, allegory, analogy,
Form: Senryu
Love Devine
...Love Devine Written By: JacksonSheena JacksonMaria October 27,2020 Love is like the stars in the sky, Love is th......Read More
Categories: st. louis, abuse, addiction, america, art,
Form: ABC



Premium Member When I Astral Travel
...I saw a tiny body on the bed She needed a dye job; she had a streak at the part It was gray Who was that? Why was s......Read More
Categories: st. louis, spiritual,
Form: Prose Poetry
Premium Member Wild Knows Wild
...She loved this time of day the best Wearing her cloak of secrecy Riding her favorite mount Charles of St Louis L......Read More
Categories: st. louis, feelings, nature,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Steve
...anicked out the door. Sunny days with cousins and off to the show; The early, early days-how late did they go? The St. Louis days, with Mary Jean and Ardell; And the ringing of our old school bell? Steve's a hard worker, and calm a......Read More
Categories: st. louis, childhood, family, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
To My Love Part 4 TBC
...My post-mortem may bear the stroke of your hand, in your lap, On your knees with a single tear so priceless That may ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member UT SINT UNUM - THAT WE MAY BE ONE
...It’s not just bricks and mortar Nor a distant memory But the ground roots of our livelihood And our future destiny.......Read More
Categories: st. louis, childhood, education, leaving, middle
Form: Rhyme
The Tragedy of Celestina, Part I
...t her on foot, and in despair. Trudging wherever she had to go, more than one she did sleep on the road. It was in St. Louis that she learned Merle had crossed the plains to trap the pelts, to ride out after him she did yearn, she f......Read More
Categories: st. louis, absence, heartbreak, history, journey,
Form: Cowboy
Ghosts of the High Rockies, Part I
...ce, but I want to keep the wilderness wild, so I’m going to have to report this.” “You’ll ride all the way back to St. Louis to accuse a man committing no crime?” The man just gawked and shook his shaggy head, “Good luck then, you’l......Read More
Categories: st. louis, america, confusion, history, imagery,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Who Dat Nation
...d you wanna know why Who Dat Nation would rather pass a good time Have a parade, jazz, and do the second line From St. Louis Cathedral steeple Through the French Quarter, streets crowded with people Like Drew Brees says, this won't k......Read More
Categories: st. louis, celebration, cheer up, inspiration,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Here But There
...d crisp air and watching wind blown gliders Then the Air Force came a calling and promised I’d see the world First to St. Louis’ Arch, then across the Atlantic I was hurled The land I found was green year round, and not too hot or cold ......Read More
Categories: st. louis, family, home, hope,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member NINESEVENTEENPM
...Original Dixieland Jass Band first record I heard this, I was there in... NINESEVENTEENPM 1917 race riots in East St. Louis Illinois persons killed between 40 to 200 reported, I was there 1917 August China declares war on Germany an......Read More
Categories: st. louis, analogy, celebrity, change, community,
Form: Free verse

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