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Poems by David Smith

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Date PostedPoemTitle# ViewsForm  
10/18/2017 THE EXCEPTION 24 Light Poetry
10/08/2017 Them and Us 41 Didactic
10/03/2017 The Battle for all ages 105 Ballad
09/26/2017 Who keeps smashing the mirrors 94 Light Poetry
09/21/2017 Are You 93 Imagism
09/08/2017 Friend of the fair weather 76 Burlesque
08/20/2017 The Pool 234 Dramatic monologue
08/16/2017 I'd rather read a good book 117 Didactic
08/07/2017 Find a big bucket 148 Light Poetry
08/02/2017 How much spin can you take 132 Political Verse
07/29/2017 Don't be such a fiend 91 Light Poetry
07/26/2017 Choose your shortcuts wisely 164 Didactic
07/24/2017 More or less 112 I do not know?
07/23/2017 My computer has the Hiccups 366 Light Poetry
07/21/2017 The Day The Questions Stopped 97 Narrative
07/19/2017 Hats Off to Cats 125 Light Poetry
07/19/2017 Don't fret about climate change 123 Political Verse
07/18/2017 A gift in Time 174 Romanticism
07/17/2017 Beware those who are not 160 Didactic
06/30/2017 When my life began to stutter 121 Light Poetry
06/03/2017 Am I part of the team 194 Light Poetry
05/30/2017 Lowering of the bar 176 Narrative
05/24/2017 Lock it in 142 Light Poetry
05/10/2017 Losses best avoided 146 Didactic
05/10/2017 Don't over-trim your nails 114 Light Poetry
04/30/2017 Love sees what hate can't 501 Personification
04/24/2017 Gibberish Now an Official Language 201 Light Poetry
04/12/2017 Happiness as we know it is over-rated 163 Didactic
04/11/2017 Two Wise MEN 175 Imagism
04/11/2017 Waiting in the wings 290 Personification
03/21/2017 It is time 288 Light Poetry
03/15/2017 Tomorrow at the latest 254 Dramatic Verse
03/12/2017 Who would have thought 308 Didactic
01/11/2017 Hard to argue with that 307 Romanticism
01/07/2017 What would Dickens think 209 Imagism
01/05/2017 Vindicated 216 Imagism
11/30/2016 Twenty six 210 Light Poetry
11/22/2016 crumbs 267 Light Poetry
11/02/2016 Out of the duldrums 214 Imagism
10/31/2016 death of the scrapbook 200 Imagism
10/23/2016 Do they ask too much 235 Free verse
10/17/2016 Anything is possible 474 Didactic
10/15/2016 Flights of Fancy 250 Imagism
10/05/2016 Turning in their graves 407 Political Verse
10/01/2016 Why is it 360 Verse
10/01/2016 All is fair in Love and advertsising 279 Didactic
09/25/2016 Looking for God in all the wrong faces 361 Imagism
09/08/2016 Bad people own pens too 366 Didactic
09/01/2016 Would a rear vision mirror help 328 Imagism
08/22/2016 Am I deserving 410 Rhyme
08/11/2016 Put some meaning back in your life 351 Free verse
08/04/2016 Sick on a Trip 360 Imagism
08/03/2016 He was our grumpy old man 525 Free verse
07/31/2016 Scientific Justification 325 Dramatic Verse
07/29/2016 A good kind of scarry 440 Imagism
07/29/2016 How will they remember us 416 Free verse
07/25/2016 His name was Vince 303 Rhyme
07/23/2016 The Litmus Test 303 Dramatic Verse
07/21/2016 Confession Time 736 Light Poetry
07/21/2016 What have you done to me 881 Dramatic monologue
07/20/2016 My Greatest Listening Moment 354 Free verse
07/18/2016 It Matters How 342 Didactic
07/15/2016 in Another Time 593 Dramatic monologue
07/14/2016 Trouble with wishes 413 Limerick
07/14/2016 Reasonable Parents 588 Free verse
07/13/2016 The Devil and The POET 412 Narrative
07/12/2016 Hopes for my daughters 612 Rhyme
07/12/2016 Put Away Your Sword 421 Free verse
07/11/2016 Time 561 Rhyme
07/11/2016 ANZACS of the future 344 Didactic
07/11/2016 How Big is your Ego 397 Light Poetry
07/10/2016 Calling all poets 569 Blitz
07/09/2016 The Robot 1384 Didactic
07/09/2016 Bring Back Archimedes 382 Ode
07/07/2016 I Progress 499 Concrete
07/07/2016 The Enemy Within 496 Imagism
07/06/2016 In Your Lifetime 444 Didactic
07/04/2016 Baking 488 Personification
07/03/2016 The Mouse 2047 Light Poetry
07/02/2016 Hooked on Life 401 Didactic
06/30/2016 Ode to Books 434 Rhyme
06/29/2016 Three gifts 451 Didactic
06/28/2016 Deeds and Actions Too 314 Didactic
06/27/2016 Whatever 279 I do not know?
06/27/2016 On Stage 628 Narrative
06/26/2016 Butterfly 341 Romanticism
06/26/2016 What more do you expect 398 Didactic
06/24/2016 Hello Pain 471 Imagism
06/24/2016 Demise of the Flax 520 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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