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Survivals Poems

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Premium Member The Bristle Cone Pine
The Bristlecone Pine 
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Categories: survivals, devotion, god,
Form: Free verse

The UnderWorld Lying
Deep, dark, a place of living or myth 
Where does it exist except I ourselves 
Depths of the soul, survivals of The UnderWorld 
Hiding, striving, waiting guard 
Ready devour its instints of life 
The Beast, mankind it be same 
It...Read More
Categories: survivals, absence, journey, life,
Form: Didactic
Premium Member Pray that soon will come better days

Soldiers on patrol- 
drones on radio control…
They gain ground…as walls come crumbling down

Fire streaks through the night- 
embers burn in daylight…
They all lose their minds… watching innocents die

Well I just don’t understand, 
what they’re...Read More
Categories: survivals, drug, hope, meaningful, peace, prayer, society, soldier,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member Beautiful sadness
Beautiful sadness

Dizziness takes hold, as life's light grows dim
Darkness invades, as realities fade
Breathing stops cold, survivals chances, slim
All functions slayed, succumb to hearts blockade

Empty voids fill this ebon existence
Nothingness penetrates life-giving cells
Spirit re-ignites, blasting resistance
Silencing the ringing of tolling bells

Eyes...Read More
Categories: survivals, beautiful, death, health, heart, life, recovery from,
Form: Sonnet
Strength Driven By Pain
Strength Driven By Pain

As I stare into your mysterious eyes it 
reminds me of all the wonderful times 
we shared, but then I blink and see 
that both of us walk away scared 
without a care. I get knocked down...Read More
Categories: survivals, abuse, adventure, confidence, courage, dedication,
Form: Free verse

Heal The BoyChild
Dear boy:

Do not enslave your thoughts to the ashes of Eden,
Do not build your hope upon the tight pocket of mental women learning to wipe out their sweat against the wall of your voicelessness and fear. 
Do not ask why...Read More
Categories: survivals, africa, art,
Form: Free verse
A planet of dreams
A planet of dream 
the world is made 
up of a system 
some places it bitter 
some places is better 
yet we all live with 
a deferent desire 
in a world of challenge's
and fear 

A planet of dreams
our  world...Read More
Categories: survivals, africa, confidence, courage, dream, encouraging, longing,
Form: Epic
In the blood
is in the blood
spirituality runs in our blood
so we confined in love 
to live in harmony 
where peace dwells
with no isolation

is in our blood
once we were all one 
we lived together 
we Shared same 
dreams hopes and joy 
our God...Read More
Categories: survivals, africa, black african american, black love, blessing,
Form: Epic

We are all from an Osucaste,
those prepared for the gods of the land but rejected by the sun. 
The sand we march on are our brothers and sisters, who were discriminated too. 
They died a shameful death leaving their shadows...Read More
Categories: survivals, abuse, africa, art, care, death, depression,
Form: Blank verse
Survival is a progressively efficient viral machine outdoing all competition. 

Survival is an effortless, yet taxing, mediocrity sweetened by gratification.

Today Survival is a swirl of societal expectations, social roles, all learned precepts pressing against a cruel animal-istic cerebral, itching to...Read More
Categories: survivals, i am, life, society,
Form: I do not know?

 (2 Corinthians 10:12)
"Not that we dare to classify or compare ourselves with some of those who are commending themselves. But when they measure themselves by one another and compare themselves with one another, they are without understanding."

Whenever I hear...Read More
Categories: survivals, beautiful, bible, philosophy, spiritual,
Form: Narrative
The worlds crying lead
The worlds crying lead.

The way of want, is nothing to the being of having. The scraping of the earth, wisdom ignored, suicidal wanting that I deplore. Ignorance overwhelming. Show for the feud. Will bring about nothing. The tact of greed’s...Read More
Categories: survivals, anger,
Form: I do not know?

Variations multicolored adaptations shimmering in the waters
Of hewed blue, beauties in the depths light show, yet these
Aquatic butterfly’s sting requires distances persuasion.
Deadly eloquence with a venomous tentacle embrace,
But in graceful opulence’s to perfections beguiling eyes,
None compare to the Jelly fish!
Delicate...Read More
Categories: survivals, adventure, beauty, inspirational, mystery, nature, sea, visionary,
Form: Free verse
“And God breathed into his nostrils the breath of life and man became a living soul.”
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Categories: survivals, bible, history, introspection, science, , cute,
Form: Free verse

Just breathe...

Breathe...Gasping, into light you're thrown!
Like glass, your turning leaf is blown
clear of sweet slumber's song but there's
no need of hers - you'll sing your own.

You, newly born of mother's prayers,
will breathe your first of earthen airs
and thirsty, let your...Read More
Categories: survivals, birth, creation, death, goodbye, life, light,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member BIGFOOT

I am the hidden, the forbidden, and the lost link
Unto the creature called man?
The basic primal instinct, the raw inner fear,
That quivers within the interior nerve left exposed,
Do I exist, define existence if you so dare?
Habitations inherit divergence, I’m diversity’s
Maligned...Read More
Categories: survivals, adventure, animal, fear, halloween, history, holiday, imagery,
Form: Free verse
How usurping, how intact
the problem rising from my lack
the power line cord's react
chewed or lightning hit, blew stack!

Installed in '70's, contract
before the codes became exact
with lightning striking, breaker blew
the meter gauging it snapped too!

My simple trust, I dug into
each method...Read More
Categories: survivals, brother, friendship,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member BIG FOOT

I am the hidden, the forbidden, and the lost link
Unto the creature called man?
The basic primal instinct, the raw inner fear,
That quivers within the interior nerve left exposed,
Do I exist, define existence if you so dare?
Habitations inherit divergence, I’m diversity’s
Maligned...Read More
Categories: survivals, adventure, animal, conflict, history, imagery, lost, visionary,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Haiku or not Haiku
Haiku or Not Haiku

haiku or not haiku
is the choice left up to you
perhaps senryu

is more in tune with
your poetic desire
haiku set afire

lonely words seeking
ancient gratification
with no one peeking

two dogs - one pork chop
survivals cold conundrum
eat here or to go

haiku –...Read More
Categories: survivals, fun, humor, writing,
Form: I do not know?
A Daughter's Protector
quick! grab the soft rose
your hand now aching, bloodied
thorns unconsidered

life's dream isn't always what it suddenly seems in ice cream's melted hope
not when a yearning man is twisted; turning, churning curdles sweet milk sour
carnal captivity, the new little girl's horror,...Read More
Categories: survivals, abuse, birth, daughter, evil, mother daughter, uplifting,
Form: Haibun
Censorious Ignorance
by Michaelw1two

 Intonate a spirited debate,
 explore the subtlety of doubt;
 compassionately seal one’s conjugation,
 inspire pairing’s deity;
 self-survivals issue mute,
 its sequella, each by chance deter;
 question quandary’s quenching quick,
 empyreal reality’s oddity.

 Convoke, thoughts sum in totality,
 reveal...Read More
Categories: survivals, inspirational,
Form: Free verse
A Single's Net
A single’s net is cast
A single climbs the mast
To view a sea of profiles
Catching eyes, some color-blind

Some emails are soon returned
Some senders have not yet learned
Most personals are not for wiles
Or just adult friends to grind

A match searched for past...Read More
Categories: survivals, love
Form: Rhyme
My favorite wrestler is the Undertaker
He's the real deal never a faker
And a awesome casket maker
Also a soul taker
He doesn't mind giving a powerful choke slam
Without saying thank you maim
High in the air he delivers the last ride
And he's known...Read More
Categories: survivals, adventure, devotion, faith,
Form: Rhyme