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Poems by David Smith

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Date PostedPoemTitle# ViewsForm  
08/20/2017 The Pool 36 Dramatic monologue
08/16/2017 I'd rather read a good book 44 Didactic
08/07/2017 Find a big bucket 77 Light Poetry
08/02/2017 How much spin can you take 95 Political Verse
07/29/2017 Don't be such a fiend 58 Light Poetry
07/26/2017 Choose your shortcuts wisely 83 Didactic
07/24/2017 More or less 60 I do not know?
07/23/2017 My computer has the Hiccups 199 Light Poetry
07/21/2017 The Day The Questions Stopped 80 Narrative
07/19/2017 Hats Off to Cats 78 Light Poetry
07/19/2017 Don't fret about climate change 85 Political Verse
07/18/2017 A gift in Time 127 Romanticism
07/17/2017 Beware those who are not 96 Didactic
06/30/2017 When my life began to stutter 94 Light Poetry
06/03/2017 Am I part of the team 158 Light Poetry
05/30/2017 Lowering of the bar 165 Narrative
05/24/2017 Lock it in 123 Light Poetry
05/10/2017 Losses best avoided 132 Didactic
05/10/2017 Don't over-trim your nails 104 Light Poetry
04/30/2017 Love sees what hate can't 479 Personification
04/24/2017 Gibberish Now an Official Language 172 Light Poetry
04/12/2017 Happiness as we know it is over-rated 147 Didactic
04/11/2017 Two Wise MEN 153 Imagism
04/11/2017 Waiting in the wings 253 Personification
03/21/2017 It is time 260 Light Poetry
03/15/2017 Tomorrow at the latest 239 Dramatic Verse
03/12/2017 Who would have thought 272 Didactic
01/11/2017 Hard to argue with that 283 Romanticism
01/07/2017 What would Dickens think 200 Imagism
01/05/2017 Vindicated 207 Imagism
11/30/2016 Twenty six 202 Light Poetry
11/22/2016 crumbs 240 Light Poetry
11/02/2016 Out of the duldrums 204 Imagism
10/31/2016 death of the scrapbook 189 Imagism
10/23/2016 Do they ask too much 223 Free verse
10/17/2016 Anything is possible 443 Didactic
10/15/2016 Flights of Fancy 242 Imagism
10/05/2016 Turning in their graves 392 Political Verse
10/01/2016 Why is it 344 Verse
10/01/2016 All is fair in Love and advertsising 267 Didactic
09/25/2016 Looking for God in all the wrong faces 353 Imagism
09/08/2016 Bad people own pens too 356 Didactic
09/01/2016 Would a rear vision mirror help 322 Imagism
08/22/2016 Am I deserving 392 Rhyme
08/11/2016 Put some meaning back in your life 344 Free verse
08/04/2016 Sick on a Trip 349 Imagism
08/03/2016 He was our grumpy old man 469 Free verse
07/31/2016 Scientific Justification 314 Dramatic Verse
07/29/2016 A good kind of scarry 422 Imagism
07/29/2016 How will they remember us 408 Free verse
07/25/2016 His name was Vince 298 Rhyme
07/23/2016 The Litmus Test 296 Dramatic Verse
07/21/2016 Confession Time 723 Light Poetry
07/21/2016 What have you done to me 865 Dramatic monologue
07/20/2016 My Greatest Listening Moment 330 Free verse
07/18/2016 It Matters How 328 Didactic
07/15/2016 in Another Time 583 Dramatic monologue
07/14/2016 Trouble with wishes 394 Limerick
07/14/2016 Reasonable Parents 573 Free verse
07/13/2016 The Devil and The POET 404 Narrative
07/12/2016 Hopes for my daughters 596 Rhyme
07/12/2016 Put Away Your Sword 416 Free verse
07/11/2016 Time 552 Rhyme
07/11/2016 ANZACS of the future 334 Didactic
07/11/2016 How Big is your Ego 389 Light Poetry
07/10/2016 Calling all poets 534 Blitz
07/09/2016 The Robot 1279 Didactic
07/09/2016 Bring Back Archimedes 364 Ode
07/07/2016 I Progress 488 Concrete
07/07/2016 The Enemy Within 472 Imagism
07/06/2016 In Your Lifetime 433 Didactic
07/04/2016 Baking 472 Personification
07/03/2016 The Mouse 1919 Light Poetry
07/02/2016 Hooked on Life 394 Didactic
06/30/2016 Ode to Books 421 Rhyme
06/29/2016 Three gifts 420 Didactic
06/28/2016 Deeds and Actions Too 307 Didactic
06/27/2016 Whatever 273 I do not know?
06/27/2016 On Stage 608 Narrative
06/26/2016 Butterfly 335 Romanticism
06/26/2016 What more do you expect 380 Didactic
06/24/2016 Hello Pain 454 Imagism
06/24/2016 Demise of the Flax 503 Rhyme

Quotes

Quote Left " The only person who can do a job exactly the way you do it, is yourself". Quote Right
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Quote Left "Choose logistics over statistics and put some meaning back into your life". Quote Right
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Quote Left "If we cannot even live with ourselves how can we expect to live in harmony with others" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Confusing greed with hope is the greatest folly of them all". Quote Right
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Quote Left "Ethical behaviour is present in all true democracy's" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Wars only end when someone decides to bring out the pen". Quote Right
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Quote Left "The advantage of playing with words is that you never run out of them no matter how many you give to others" Quote Right
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Quote Left "Life is about sorting the good from the bad and not being had" Quote Right
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Quote Left "You cannot pay people to care but they may care if they don't get paid" Quote Right
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