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Premium MemberMy Prostrate Exam
by PAT Adams
Time again for my prostrate exam
I've dreaded it ever since last time
When I asked, "Where should I put my pants?"
He said, "Over there on top...

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Premium MemberAt Any Rate A Full Plate
by Ingrid Showalter Swift
At any rate...I had a full plate

yesterday my tire went flat
the day before I lost a cat
last week I forgot to feed a fish
so the...

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Categories: anxiety, change, confidence, crazy, stress,
Premium MemberFEAR
by Line Gauthier
F ear for the sake of fear itself 
E verywhere a possible threat
A ctive vivid imagination
R ealigned would be an asset

F anatical negativity 
O bstacles...

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Stress
by Mintra Mankasingh
Stress

Stress is not a good thing
Warmth, happiness, and joy
It does not bring;

Stress causes you pain
Puts your life under strain
There are no gains
Stress makes you feel
Like...

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Categories: analogy, anger, betrayal, bullying, stress,
Shoot For The Moon
by Linda Shierling
SHOOT FOR THE MOON
Forbid me, forget me, ignore me, deny me, accuse me, forgive me; ask me why?...you left me! I have done as you...

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Categories: anxiety, bullying, growing up, stress, teenage,
Premium MemberA SENSE OF EMPTINESS
by Line Gauthier
Not one invitation
No need to ask for an explanation
One more night of chagrin
Heart mimics violin
Should by now have thick skin
But no, still stung by intimidation

It’s...

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Categories: career, character, dark, depression, stress,
Premium MemberDented Cans
by Rhoda Tripp
Lifelong series, proliferation of dreams
Procrastination pushes cans to rear shelf
Crushed pineapple replaces peaches and creams
Depleted pantry unenvisioned of self

Back burners overwrought iron pans of sin
Awaiting...

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Categories: city, freedom, how i stress,
Sanctuary
by David Welch
The steel and glass reach to the sky,
the ground covered in man-made stone,
there are always people everywhere,
they scurry ‘bout while on their phones.
They call this...

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Premium MemberA Poet Cursed
by Denis Barter

It’s an enduring strain,
	and a constant fight,
to remain focussed,
	when failing sight,
defeats my writing
	of poetic lines!
Frustration oft rules,
	when I see few signs,
of what I’ve written,
	for all...

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Categories: stress, words,
Between Silence and Word
by Harpreet Kaur
Caught up, dragged, pulled,
Between silence and word.
Now a loser, next a winner,
Now a winner, next a loser.

Beyond the shields,
Beneath the welds,
Tossing, catching, musing,  
What...

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Categories: stress, truth, voice,
Vent
by Reginald Telemacque
I try to get my thoughts out
I try to put it in ink

I try to let the world know
Exactly how I think

Its much harder than...

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Categories: abuse, depression, hate, i stress,
blood and sardines
by aaron james
I was addicted to you from the very beginning

They say people can be drugs,
But i didn’t understand what they meant
Until you came into my life.
The...

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Categories: deep, depression, discrimination, emotions, stress,
Mistaken Me
by Suraj Singh
I tried my best to explain it to you,
I do not do what you think i do.

I showed my love and respect to you,
But did...

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Premium MemberRise Above All The Sheet
by Jack Ellison


Happiness has returned, now that was short and sweet
Poop happens, even with ole' happy face, now back on the beat
No promises though
Life's a tough go
Must...

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Categories: fantasy, how i feel, stress,
WERE MOST OF YOUR STARS OUT
by Mia Pratt
(Based on Ecclesiastes 2:1-17)

In the past I spent my life 
accumulating the brightest 
sets of stars in the universe
beaming materialism, higher education
worldly success and excessive...

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Categories: anxiety, depression, sorrow, stress,
Weary
by Rose Henderson
Weariness seeping deep
Muscles tight stressed
Silently not a peep
Exhausted, issues not addressed
Hopelessness at a steady creep
So far with life I'm not impressed
What I sowed I did...

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Categories: depression, feelings, horror, lost stress,
Wishing for the same dream
by Acid Rapper
The worst thing about having depression for so long is that I've come to like it, that at times that I want to reminisce in...

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Categories: anxiety, inspirational, peace, perspective, stress, wisdom,
Premium MemberPERFECTION
by Line Gauthier
Breathe
Relax
Do your best
Life is balance
Breathe 


Submitted for contest MID DECEMBER PREMIERE sponsored by BRIAN STRAND - December 11, 2017...

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Premium MemberNEW HORIZONS
by Brian Strand
hunger
discontent
           emptiness,
a frantic
           surge
of fatigue..
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Categories: stress, time, world,
No time
by Uma Kulkarni
Off goes the alarm, I continue to sleep
I wake up flabbergasted, my brain takes a leap
The milk boils over, I run amok in vain
The newspaper...

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Categories: anxiety, death, fear, lost, stress, time,
Free-for-all
by Gerson Ribeiro
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Categories: anxiety, emotions, fear, freedom, stress,
Premium MemberAnxiety
by Brenda Chiri
How do you explain a feeling you feel?
When you have no clue, what it can be
Is it a pain that over time, you can heal?
What...

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Categories: stress, work,
Premium MemberGive Me A Break
by Julie Leigh Rodeheaver
Give me a break
I can't work late
My wife I promised dinner
You little nit wit

It is almost 7
And his boss asks
Him to work to 11

He says,...

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Regrets
by Drencho POET
Regrets 

Solution no more
loss
stress rules the head
failure
unsuccessful decision
bad choice
dangerous path
wrong lane
unhealthy thoughts
pressing situation.

Drencho POET Loads...

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Categories: stress, travel, vacation,
Premium Member19 MINUTES
by Jeffrey Lee
Drowned out by the agitatedly silence
Praying for smooth ride without robbery and violence
Hidden insults, crooked meanings, rude and harsh words 
Meaningless sounds created just to...

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Categories: art, beach, hope, imagery, stress,
A Kiss From A Rose
by Venkatesh Raghava
Waves splash the face
And compete with tears
Blurring the vision
When you are in search for reason.

But when the gaze fell up 
The sea gulls sang never...

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Categories: inspirational, society, strength, stress, success, surreal, symbolism,
Pain
by Darlington Chukwunyere
Pain is like rain, though painful it is yet gainful. 
For pain's sake we are abused, yet for pain's sake love is diffused. 
Pain is...

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Categories: appreciation, desire, endurance, lost, stress, success, work,
Insight
by David Welch
Sometimes you feel like you’re in a bind,
nothing to get worried about
cause it happens time to time.
Sometimes you act like you’re in a cage,
fighting so...

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Struggle
by Brandon Schwartz
Hoping for a change. 
The struggle grows deeper with every day. 
The pain gets worse and harder to bear. 
Tears form larger in my empty...

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Premium MemberPower Hungry Maniacs
by Jack Ellison


These people aren't normal, they're basically insane
These power hungry maniacs must think it's a game
Shouldn't take them lightly
Dangerous and slightly
Unhinged with the ability to derail...

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Categories: betrayal, love, lust, men, stress, woman,
Better Eyes
by David Welch
I can tell you a little story,
and I wish it was a lie,
it’s about a woman, of course,
One that I let inside.
She I’d known for...

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Categories: anger, appreciation, confusion, depression, stress,
Religion Sex Origin or Race
by James Haley
Did you ever feel out of place
Were you the only one in the room
Not religion sex origin or race
Had to do with this gloom

You say...

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Categories: abuse, anger, anxiety, betrayal, stress, work,
Worry
by Michaela Solomon
Worry no more, Dreams deferred? Temporary setbacks. Questions, Answers often Worry
Fears, wants. Constantly seeking one's body, mind, soul. Worry no more inhale, exhale release breathe...

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Categories: change, cry, deep, depression, stress, success, visionary,
Inspiring Light Die or Fight
by Nick Trim
Inspiring Light. Die or Fight.

Remember this trick when motivating yourself as it is not flawed.

You take in light through your eyes to get the information...

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Categories: fear, how i feel, stress, truth, world,
A Natural State of Tension
by David Welch
Some people say we must be at peace
within ourselves and with the world,
as if we should all become Zen monks,
with serenity our precious pearl.
But folks...

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