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Example and Definition of Terza Rima

A Terza Rima is a type of poem which is made up of three-line stanzas linked to each other by rhyme. Each stanza, or tercet, introduces a new rhyme in its middle line, while the first and third lines continue a rhyme from the previous stanza. So the rhyme scheme is going to be A-B-A,...Read More

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Categories: baptism, bible, christian, christmas,
Premium MemberHoly Art Thou
by liam mcdaid
Son of God
Lord
You are:

Oracle of peace
wise counselor
source within the living waters

That breathes life
into insightful predictions
of our future holdings

Son of Mary
With grace and mercy
one regal descendent...

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Categories: beautiful, dream, heart, heaven,
Premium MemberPerfect Diamond
by liam mcdaid
On the night of a cold moon's glare
golden ring around frozen particles kiss
your beam over and back carries one torch

Desires delight dances in kaleidoscopic diamonds
warm...

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Categories: beauty, destiny, god, light,
Premium MemberComplete circle held
by liam mcdaid
You are where the sunset's join glowing wonder 
Holding a breathless twilight zone forever beauty 
golden sands combed through waves salt misted cry

Oceans rise and...

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Categories: celebration, christmas, god, jesus,
Premium MemberHoly Art Thou
by Donna Loughman
Son of God
Lord
You are:

Oracle of peace
wise counselor
source within the living waters

That breathes life
into insightful predictions
of our future holdings

Son of Mary
With grace and mercy
one regal descendent...

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Categories: love, marriage, true love
True Loves Maze
by Mick Talbot
the softness of her osculating,
doth set my mind ablaze!
my blood doth boil, percolating.

my thoughts, do me amaze!
nigh on a half of a century,
perambulated, true loves...

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Categories: betrayal, corruption, discrimination, god,
Premium MemberThe hidden ape revealed
by liam mcdaid
Under thee lids there sleeps the truth 
now I see a climate change occur
Where twisted merchants betray God 

Selling false faces denies the sixth promoting...

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Categories: beautiful, light, love, moon,
Premium MemberSilken Laced Moonbeams
by liam mcdaid
Glistening diamonds sparkle 
within a thousand star lights 
wrapped into one holding the highest space 

Oceans of the night you flicker bewitching charms 
upon the...

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Categories: god, sun
Premium MemberThe Light of Life
by John Gondolf
I gaze up as you slowly come into view
above the horizon and into the sky,
painting the clouds in colors of every hue.

Blue birds awaken and...

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Categories: christmas, history, holiday
Christmas on Hooves
by Taylor Graham
	Pony Express Christmas Card Ride

You asked about our Christmas here.
Do reindeer pull the sleigh 
to carry loads of gifts and cheer?

Hoofed beasts we have, they...

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Categories: beauty, color, flower, moon,
Premium MemberFirst hand version of words flow
by liam mcdaid
Bite going into the ocean’s current 
savouring colours black & white 
scenting the salted breeze misting sparkle

Where the moon whispers with a delicate smile 
enchanting...

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Categories: blessing, christian, devotion, emotions
Premium Member Blood Stone Jewel
by Donna Loughman
An iridescent sapphire cuts into the night’s sky clearly 
a gift unasked for and predestined appears solidity
love is the luster smelted inside the eastern chambers...

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Categories: baptism, christian, devotion, god,
Premium Member Blood stone Jewel
by liam mcdaid
An iridescent sapphire cuts into the night’s sky clearly 
a gift unasked for and predestined appears solidity
love is the luster smelted inside the eastern chambers...

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Categories: change, conflict, depression, feelings,
Ode to Misery
by Cameron Leslie
My love seems to have passed away
The pain of lies and Death's dire sting;
All stick with me throughout the day

For when morn comes and birds...

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Categories: absence, anxiety, dark, heartbreak,
Cold Shoulder
by James Daddario
Accepting an unpleasant certainty.
The poignant silence of an empty home.
Unanswered calls relay disharmony.

The world is melancholy monochrome.
No person should be made to feel ashamed
Of intimate...

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Categories: dark, halloween
Premium MemberDarkest Destiny
by liam mcdaid
Out of hell’s breath the Devil’s Coachman comes and turns
around the tale to woe twists as the world creeps backwards
underneath the clay slithering sacrificial savagery...

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Categories: judgement, poems, writing
Premium MemberOriginality
by Michael Sender
Original Poetry?

As poets are we to be condemned?

For every verse and rhyme
To check its providence.

Do we have the time
To produce the evidence
Of copyright, so as...

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Categories: dark, halloween, horror, imagination
Premium MemberDarkest Destiny
by Donna Loughman
Out of hell’s breath the Devil’s Coachman comes and turns
around the tale to woe twists as the world creeps backwards
underneath the clay slithering sacrificial savagery...

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Categories: beauty, inspiration, peace, poets,
Hush
by Bernard Chan

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Categories: courage, emotions, endurance, relationship
Premium MemberThe Dove won't rest until peace comes home
by Donna Loughman
The wings beat against the cage 
in an urgent frenzy tormented never defeated 
within this half twilight zone of slow crawling time held victim 

The...

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Categories: corruption, cry, desire, emotions,
Premium MemberDestinies Child Chained
by Donna Loughman
Searing flames within hissing steam burns 
letting the dragons out in frozen time 
cold stone winds blow into the desert sands of illusions etched

Dark and...

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Categories: abortion, bereavement, body, care,
Premium MemberScales tip down
by liam mcdaid
Weight is held in the balance found wanting 
Heresy thought unorthodox behaviour 
drops the pearls under a great price 

A river of lies flows one...

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Categories: christian
Premium MemberHEARTBEAT PRECISION
by Kim Rodrigues
HEARTBEAT PRECISION 

A woven thread, not hasty, precision
of each honey-mannah dewdrop, in place.
Mercy extends soul’s heartbeat decision.

Of each honey-mannah dewdrop in place,
a restful haven in...

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Categories: bereavement, conflict, emotions, feelings,
Premium MemberThe dove won't rest until peace comes home
by liam mcdaid
The wings beat against the cage 
in an urgent frenzy tormented never defeated 
within this half twilight zone of slow crawling time held victim 

The...

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Categories: angst
At Sea -
by Alfred Berggren
Wind ripped through the rigging blowing cold
Sheets with extended billows were stiff,
Unyielding, almost beyond their fold
Men struggled to reef them and knew if
Gale and mounting...

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Categories: angel, beautiful, heart, kiss,
Premium MemberHeld Adoring beautiful
by liam mcdaid
Under a blanket of stars surreal 
sparkling diamond crystal cupid strikes home 
golden arrow over oceans wavering crumbling seas kneel 
 
Light crested dove presence...

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Categories: betrayal, divorce, moving on
Premium MemberTATTERED WEDDING DRESS
by JAN ALLISON
Eve’s wedding dress is dirty and tattered;  
She’d had fun at her divorce paint party,      
With bright paint it’s...

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Categories: creation, god, heaven, love,
Premium MemberThe Holy Dust of Creation's Seed Sown
by liam mcdaid
Born from this ancient dust of creation's seed sown now so true,
Whilst sparkling inside a mystical divine light on this dark night,
I’m nourished from the...

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Categories: conflict, cry, dark, heart,
Premium MemberDestinies Child Chained
by liam mcdaid
Searing flames within hissing steam burns 
letting the dragons out in frozen time 
cold stone winds blow into the desert sands of illusions etched

Dark and...

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Categories: dream, first love
Silent Song
by Vandyke Buckner
Hum me a song to sooth my lonely heart 
Silently as the still blue nights
And reaching all over the land 

Sing to me songs of...

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Categories: america, beauty, blessing, fate,
More Blessed
by Andrew Crisci
No other nation has been more blessed than
America: see the yellow wheat fields waving;
look up at the swollen clouds that send down rain!

Take these blessings...

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Categories: drink
Pint Of Ale
by Alfred Berggren
Give me a pint of ale for I have signed
aboard the Queen weighing  anchor first light
when she gives sail for Java’s trade of kind.
But...

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Categories: creation, god, heaven, love,
The Holy Dust Of Creation's Seed Sown - A Collaboration With Gary Bateman And Liam McDaid
by Vladislav Raven
The Holy Dust of Creation’s Seed Sown.

Born from this ancient dust of creation's seed sown now so true,
Whilst sparkling inside a mystical divine light on...

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Categories: creation, god, heaven, love,
Premium MemberThe Holy Dust of Creation's Seed Sown
by Gary Bateman
The Holy Dust of Creation’s Seed Sown

Born from this ancient dust of creation's seed sown now so true,
Whilst sparkling inside a mystical divine light on...

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Categories: beautiful, dedication, forgiveness, friendship,
If Roses Could Paints Hearts In Bright Red
by Andrew Crisci
If roses could paint hearts in bright red,
and that flaming color would never fade:
love would keep its promise so awaited!

who doesn't have enough passion inside
to...

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Categories: memory
Memories I Hold Dear
by Daniel Whitson
O'er the hills of remembrance, I travel the height of every crest
To the valley of my memories
Where I left you with the best

Of them, fumbling...

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