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Surfeiting Poems

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Premium Member Napkin Rings
This is the season of love’s ascendency.
Zealously measured by each carolling eye,
love is wrapped, trussed, and sacrificed to the tree.
My love is napkin rings, time spent, and a sigh. 

In the grim drive for the prescribed contentment,
I creak under wreaths...Read More
Categories: surfeiting, christmas, family, mother,
Form: Rhyme



Pirate Eyes of False Profits

They love to sell into the dark end,
where covetous souls
plunge to the bottomless debt deep

Parrot voice chirps got the suicidal siren blasting:
Saying a lifestyle of surfeiting
is an overdrawn bank account pleasure drowning

Pirate eyes cast a silver tongue hook
of bait-and-switch repo...Read More
Categories: surfeiting, allusion, imagery, metaphor, wisdom,
Form: Verse
The ham was off
After: "Letter of Mithridates to Phraates, King of Parthia"
Historiae VI by Sallust 
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I am a man more poisoned against than poisoning.
 That’s my version anyhow, and I’m sticking to it.
Don’t blame me for having survived a few meals
Which others, less...Read More
Categories: surfeiting, character, environment,
Form: Blank verse
Regain Your World
In a world brimming with danger
where tragedy is no longer a stranger.
with many voices that can lead us astray
They open new doors with the dawn of each day
terror saunter out unabated waiting for death,
To call and thrown down on us...Read More
Categories: surfeiting, anxiety, death of a friend, faith, forgiveness,
Form: Elegy
Sysiphus
Let it go, do not touch it,
you had been negating the bare truth.
I was part of you
once at the shore of tragedy.
Life was treacherous
and I was free to laugh.

Come September and I will be chasing
the fireflies again.

How time takes revenge
from...Read More
Categories: surfeiting, adventure, allegory, angst, animals, anniversary, art
Form: I do not know?