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Dear Mudlark
As I slowly write this song,
I feel I am where I belong,
In the serenity of my heart,
I find the treasure of my art,
Most go looking for gold and jewels,
What are they but ignorant fools,
To search for true treasures I assure,
Either...Read More
Categories: tame, 7th grade, joy, light, literature, me, peace,
Form: Prose Poetry



having a dog cured my fears
Having a dog saved my life

when I was a young lad
a dog bit me
and I became terrified of dogs
and to some sense still am

but then many years ago
i had a dog
a husky dog
raised as a pupy

the dog though was half...Read More
Categories: tame, angst, anxiety, dark, dog,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Carousel Dreams
I’d love to get a horse when I turn seven -
I’ll ride him in the sky way up to heaven.
Or I could get a puppy – I can name him
“Batman”! If he’s too wild then I’ll tame him.

I love when...Read More
Categories: tame, childhood, dad, dream, flying, horse,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Five Days in Zebra Pajamas
I looked down on myself and felt irritated.
I have looked better, less like a hag
This past week I have been wild looking.
My hair makes Einstein’s look tame.

Am I really this hunched over?
My great-grandmother had a humpback
She looked at the floor...Read More
Categories: tame, self,
Form: Prose
Sick of Sorrow: Under Pressure
I want to be relieved
I have already grieved
Show me Your serenity please
You swayed me next to you, being at ease
Show me Your prosperous peace
I have already grieved
I long to be relieved

However, our love –
Long story short…
I keep on thinking of
You...Read More
Categories: tame, angst, emotions, endurance,
Form: Rhyme



COVID-19 Poem TAKE2: 10 syllable lines
COVID-19 or LOVE IN A TIME OF CORONA (Take 2)

I
Love in a time of Corona is best 
Expressed, all tested, by a bonded pair
We have time on our hands, blest time to rest!
(Rest can't be overdone, nor sex either)

II 
Love...Read More
Categories: tame, anxiety, appreciation, bible, care, death, discrimination, environment,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Wild Knows Wild
The daddy’s eyes popped wide; he started to jump up.
His wife, a shaman’s daughter, lifted a finger to stop him.
It is okay, she whispered. Watch.
Sister Fawn walked to their toddler, Liney with purpose.
Liney was delighted with her new four-legged friend....Read More
Categories: tame, animal, native american,
Form: Narrative
Nothing more frustrating trying damndest to kindle memory
(buzzfeeding, kickstarting, needling darn noggin)

An effort to recall word, phrase,
musician... indigenous tribe...
most frustrating literary
endeavor to das scribe

aggravating enough to sub
bourbon spur teetotaler to imbibe
and/or nsync, whereby soul searching
devil's advocate demands bribe.

Lil brokeback Engelbert Humperdinck
(born Arnold George Dorsey) bent edict coercion
(think...Read More
Categories: tame, 10th grade, 11th grade, 12th grade, 9th
Form: Free verse
A Night Before
The night before... I was in turmoil
Wait... was it the night before?
Does it really matter... how the mind will toy?
With how dreams and realities will applaud

It becomes only harder to know what is real
Because of the lies we learn to...Read More
Categories: tame, life,
Form: Rhyme
I miss you most
I miss you most when you not here
And there is a longing in my heart that won't quell
Not even the sound of your voice calms the raging of my heart 
Nor the memory of ur promises tame my thoughts. ...
I...Read More
Categories: tame, death of a friend, i miss you,
Form: Free verse



how I wish you were real
how I wish you were real
then i would share with you my pain

I would tell you of my life
battered by the pelting rains 
and torn in the raging storm
in the pieces my mind is

I would tell you of the many...Read More
Categories: tame, best friend, betrayal, inspiration,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member ''Beloved Apothecary''
Beloved Apothecary, you are most
lovely to me in ways you cannot guess;
your subtle smile, which haunts me like a ghost,
exalts and elevates me nonetheless.
More beautiful than the rest, you beguile
the best in me, a tame and mild, old soul
your soft...Read More
Categories: tame, beautiful, blessing, health, love, may, muse, romantic,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member An Apparent Face
You would take my symphony
 For granted.
                You would tame me like you tame
           ...Read More
Categories: tame, metaphor, silence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member When You Know You're Alive
It's when you know, and everything is that much more
it's when the lion at a precipice with it's mighty roar,
it's when your one with the winds and the thunder
it's when you live a life of purpose awestruck in wonder,
it's when...Read More
Categories: tame, inspirational, motivation,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Embargo
As the morning breeze springing sprightful fragrance
Stolen cleverly when he kissed the soft colourful petals
I woke up into a new fresh delightful daylight
To taste once more my honeyed life and my blossoming day.
From my flat laying lazily at level six
I...Read More
Categories: tame, confusion, fear, health, sick,
Form: Free verse
Full Public Domain Translation of Avalokitesvara Hymn from Lotus Sutra Chp 25 Part 2
The manifold states of woe, the hells, ghosts realms and
Beastly domains, the suffering of birth, old age, illness, and
Death shall all recede. Heeding purity and truth, heeding the
Vast body of wisdom, heeding benevolence and compassion, 
May all forever admire him...Read More
Categories: tame, angst, anxiety, art, august, wisdom, words, world,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Drag Racing
Split fire those dragons men will tame
To ride the rails to make a name
To risk it all to feel the Force
No man alive will ride such horse

Yet in they jump and tremble fearless
These brave more guts than any - peerless
One...Read More
Categories: tame, car, sports,
Form: Epic
Premium Member Crystal Ball
 She is drawn to the sphere of light
 Like a moth to a flame,
 Tiny fireflies seem to take flight
 As an eerie glow remains

 She reaches out to touch this crystal ball
 Mesmerized by its glow,
 Her heartbeats...Read More
Categories: tame, light, moon,
Form: Rhyme
The journey that changed me
Hardly anyone would I trust,
In my dark days, they are now past,
Altered me was the journey last,
And the change came rather too fast.

When the goal seemed to be too tough,
And I didn't have the strength enough,
To take on the forces...Read More
Categories: tame, change, character,
Form: Rhyme
Favorite Legend
My favorite legend still has salt on it,
white freckles left from the sea of Colchis.
If you search carefully, 
you might even find a whisp of golden byssus
slipping into your palm. 

Chart laid out,
course set for the ram of Phrixus;
fleece beyond...Read More
Categories: tame, myth,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Spiritual Alchemy
Spiritual Alchemy

It's when you grow wings like a Phoenix 
and are one with the flames
when you rise through the ashes fueled by lifes pains,
It's when your souls base core is purged to gold
when you wash your hands with the past...Read More
Categories: tame, inspirational, motivation,
Form: Rhyme
My Friend Edwin
                                       ...Read More
Categories: tame, adventure, america, friendship, sports,
Form: Verse
I
(Verse 1)
I just want to be 
Involved in something romantically
With someone who wants to be
In this together with me
Oh I 
Want to be with a guy 
Who understands why 
Why he chose 
To be with me whoa
Promise to give all...Read More
Categories: tame, age, beautiful, butterfly, true love, uplifting, voice,
Form: Prose Poetry
Fire-Chant
Fire, fire it burns so bright. 
It has orange flames within the night.
It burns with fury, science and light.
The heat of the flames lead none to shame.
I'll tame the flames, within a single name.
Claiming all of the flames, I'll scrawl...Read More
Categories: tame, 11th grade, appreciation, beauty, deep, fire, magic,
Form: Rhyme
Hast No Lie
Voices cloud my head talking over one another, hermetic scales of illusion are composing still here, there and over there but then I needed saving, I yell aloud but no one comes but I get stares and vindictiveness so I've...Read More
Categories: tame, betrayal, conflict, confusion, corruption, courage, for her,
Form: I do not know?