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Premium Member The Donkeys

The Blackpool donkeys have given up
they have boarded jumbo jets
to be emotional support animals
for those lesser angels
that protect us wingless fliers. 

They have opted out.
Once they used to plod from Blackpool pier
half a mile up, half a mile back,
day after...Read More
Categories: tailored, poetry,
Form: Free verse


No human being has ever possessed 
Any supernatural powers,
No one has ever wielded such powers,
No one has ever performed miracles
Or healed anyone with a single touch;
No one has ever met God
Or been favoured by one,
Nobody knows if a god exists.
The...Read More
Categories: tailored, truth,
Form: Free verse
Elusive pursuit endeavoring to craft a great poem
I confess, no deliberate intent, yet often wonder
what spurs me to nudge, goad, coax, et cetera
despite modesty regarding
ably linkedin words for others to ponder
more often than not experiencing nonresponder.

Without lofty literary ambitions,
more so stream of consciousness abandonment
yours truly rests content
to...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, education,
Form: Free verse
Cupid sets hearts on fire
Every February fourteenth,
(reference Gregorian Calendar see
High Middle Ages his Saints' Day)
which combs thee
day after morrow aye decree

Tweedledum and Tweedledee
mine near one and same
mean mein near best buddy
donning Harris tweed plus sundry
other manifold couture to express free

expression like... once upon time
innocently...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 8th
Form: Personification
Honesty about loosing love Slam No Blame no Fault
It was a long time ago
as this story lends

In my late 20's when i dated Nicky
if you could call it that

And I drove a claped out VW Beatle
can't even remember if i had a job

But i looked great in a...Read More
Categories: tailored, slam,
Form: Free verse

Soporific narcoleptic pull wielded courtesy innocent looking bed
Hypnagogic spell immediately cast
overpowering drug induced state fast
overcome even those who just woke
prolonged narcotic effect could last
bajillion years (hyperbole to wake
any lil lulled reader) superfast.

Before he/she succumbs without blame
impossible mission monseigneur or dame
to break loose against buttressed bed frame
magnetic pull...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
I had to travel miles to find a rose flower then I found you, my flower and alas! My search was over and I had to forget about the rose itself. That’s when my career changed from a florist to...Read More
Categories: tailored, addiction, beauty, for her, girlfriend, love, romance,
Form: Epic
Blue Dress Anthony Slausin Poetry Contest
Blue Dress



Blue without a doubt is your colour

You of Royal Blue Blood

With Blue Lace Lingerie underneath

My vision , 
My Lady in Blue

I love the way your curves fill that dress

The way the 1st time our eye's met

I remember you resplendent
in...Read More
Categories: tailored, fashion,
Form: Free verse
Scads of decades ago
Scads of decades ago...

Metaphorical mama's yoyo
came undone, unleashing woe
doggone wizard of oz sought in toto
afore final picture show
would play staging pro
sic cuter determining
irrevocable fate oh no!

Approximately this time of year
(circa mid December) as
Christmas holiday doth near,
yours truly donning his unrecognizable
incognito...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Most imp potent and salient playbook page
Most imp potent and salient playbook page...
'bout fluffiness of hair after washing

Now get ready for...
yup intelligent persiflage
determining if potty "talk" gauge
correctly calibrated courtesy this sage.

Beats out global warming
by a long stretch
most important commander
must set example you betch
chore life no matter
if...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Political Verse

While rummaging thru papers to shred
While rummaging thru papers to shred...

Earlier this November fourth
two thousand and nineteen
your truly long in the tooth 
( dentured) wordsmith
rifled thru miscellaneous papers to shred
unwittingly chancing upon

report cards enlightening me,
academic, emotional, social...
characteristics, née significant
figurative "red flags,"
(no not signifying me being...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, abuse,
Form: Free verse
November first two thousand nineteen
November first two thousand nineteen...
abuzz with Autumnal thrum

Divine myriad biota amidst
heavenly Lily of the valley
(Convallaria majalis),
he didst imaginatively greet
Edenic heavenly terra
incognita immeasurably sweet

nature's ensemble proffering
Gaia's quintessential orchestration
resplendent sensational treat
natural splendour regaling,
this fellow wayfarer
happenstance gifted autochthonous peoples

espied proud specimens unobtrusive
planted armada,...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 7th
Form: Ode
Chasing Rabbit
Chasing Rabbit
                                      ...Read More
Categories: tailored, adventure, character, confidence, journey,
Form: Tail-rhyme
Lion bout grabbing tiger by tail
Lion 'bout grabbing tiger by tail

Holy mole lee
watch out fowl, balladeer
look out... i.e. donkey kong
primate doth share
footloose slothful writing,
essentially swiftly tailored hare

reed styled mountebank
gets made by mice elf,
an imperfect triangulated square,
while "fake" charioteer
looses neigh scent horsesense
glomming "fake" papier

mâché piñata across...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 8th
Form: Free verse
Each of us our own worst enemy
Each of us = our own worst enemy

Hyperbole escorted ushered down aisle,
no critic within google x bajillion mile
(give or take a million) approximates
limitless potential regarding self said
epithet vile expletive spewing wicked

vituperation, vilification, vexation,
vandalization, undervaluation, uglification,
transmogrification, terrorization, suffocation,
stultification, strangulation, recrimination...
custom made...Read More
Categories: tailored, 12th grade, abuse, betrayal, conflict, journey, judgement,
Form: Rhyme
Ice say water we dew wing to planet Earth
Ice say... water we dew wing to planet Earth?

Tis appalling Homo sapiens legacy,
the future survival of species can ill afford
hence we must not dodge and dart away,
but heed urgent call to arms decree fiat,
lest vast gamut of flora and fauna
deprived...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, bereavement,
Form: Free verse
Floating o'er smooth seas of unhampered trust,
The datelines became all important, a must,
The professional ethic is passed as nuisance,
In the 90’s no one cared to check, or ever since.

Broadcast good, bad or ugly, never mind,
Terrible, fake, unchecked, whatever kind,
Announce the...Read More
Categories: tailored, political,
Form: Verse
Gangly longfellow thoreau and thru
Gangly longfellow thoreau and thru...

Well stocked with
wordsworth lx numbered yesteryear
born as predicted by
bubba's zayda longtime seer.

While in utero premier
ultrasound detected
smudged embryonic fetus
whoosh auditory proto language unclear
surprisingly enough sounded analogous

to murmuring... huh yepper sonneteer
vaguely resembling, yes
William Shakespeare
though burbling, gurgling,
requiring absolute zero...Read More
Categories: tailored, 11th grade, 12th grade, blessing, humorous, hyperbole,
Form: Free verse
Body of Lies

Upon the font of a photograph
the full frontal magazine
slick press and press up
muscles in paper cut
the shape
the form
the make up
exponent of the elastic wonder push up

Squeeze the stone
for one drop of inspirations blood
should look like that
should program to that
such a...Read More
Categories: tailored, beautiful, beauty, culture, cute, society,
Form: Free verse
A Wifely Surprise
Last Saturday it’s to the pub,
and walk inside the public bar,
where I met up with Tommy Judd,
who is at time’s a chump galah.

Tom was looking smart and slick,
in a custom tailored outfit. 
Too flash to wear in public bars;
more suited...Read More
Categories: tailored, humor,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Unlikeness
I used to know a poet. His slovenly disheveled poems reminded me an alcohol-prone loser’s beard, but in person he happened to be a clean-shaven, well-tailored gentleman who hasn't had a drop since Bicentennial. And sometimes it's just the other...Read More
Categories: tailored, poetry,
Form: Haibun
Liberated righteous leftist freed from hands of time
Axed dent of circumstances
finds yours truly liberated,
whereby no obligatory constraints
obliges forcible adherence
synchronizing Circadian rhythm

forcibly linkedin within paradigm
minutely crafting, daisy chaining
involuntarily ceding cradle to grave
man made artificial construct
(dismissing one living away

off the gridlock)
co-opting every precious moment
comprising hour quotidian existence
to sustain swiftly...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 5th
Form: Free verse
Central air conditioning quickly
found this creature comfort acclimated,
defies, contradicts, bumps uglies...
up against rugged individualist
I meekly profess to idealize
admitting propensity nothing

distinguishable differentiating
all talk no action, no less tolerant
than aversion to extreme heat index
burrowing into sixty degree Fahrenheit
climate control mancave
quite divergent weathering

humid,...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 12th grade, 8th grade, 9th
Form: Bio
Schlerotic schlemiel schleps
Schlerotic schlemiel schleps...

Into lonely senescence -
three plus decades already elapsed
trepidation, hesitation unbearably
tugging, shouldering,
remonstrating accumulation
of "baggage" thumb

of right hand thrust out
silently raving, quaking
cursing ultimatum parents
(soffit to fascia in)
saw fit to fashion
and hammer home

red hot poker rage
their singular male offspring
middle child of...Read More
Categories: tailored, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, adventure,
Form: Bio
Embarkation upon meditation
Embarkation upon meditation...

Believe me you upon manifestation
regarding Das godaddy bing linkedin
with avast cosmic consciousness
self induced light hypnotic trance
I become enthralled

unless wife disrupts intent concentration
calling out "Matt...Matt...Matt"
bajillion times Googleplex
(slight hyperbole for literary effect),
subsequently courtesy

disembodied voices
deliver poetic inspiration
without forcefully summoned,
rather gently coax...Read More
Categories: tailored, 11th grade, 12th grade, atheist, health, husband,
Form: Elegiac Lyric