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My Recent Poems

Date PostedPoemTitleFormCategories
12/23/2015 Why the Soup Diminished Hexaversedeep,destiny,feelings,int
10/27/2015 The Other Outlet Senryuchristian,fear,feelings,i
8/7/2014 Finding God Didacticallegory,bereavement,depr
8/7/2014 Afro Puff Light Poetrybeauty,black african amer
8/7/2014 Soft and Smooth Light Poetryallegory,funny,
8/7/2014 School Dazed Acrosticchildren,class,school,sum
8/7/2014 A Lesson Learned Light Poetryallegory,funny,life,
8/7/2014 The Perfect Package Light Poetrybody,celebration,feelings
7/31/2014 As the Baby Cries Acrosticbaby,child,children,cry,f
7/31/2014 Pride's Ugly Truth Acrosticpride,satire,truth,
7/31/2014 What's Vintage Acrosticanalogy,word play,
7/31/2014 Can I Get A Witness--- Acrosticblessing,christian,commun
7/31/2014 What's in a Craft Acrosticart,creation,imagination,
7/31/2014 About a Rainbow Acrosticbeauty,color,creation,rai
7/31/2014 The Art of the Fall Haikuautumn,environment,nature
2/5/2014 Beauty in a Splash Tankahappiness,heart,light,mov
2/5/2014 Surprising Motion Senryulife,pride,strength,uplif
8/22/2012 His Screaming Silence Coupletloss,lost love,love,sad,
7/30/2012 A Poet's Life in Tapestry Acrosticdedication,faith,introspe
7/30/2012 Real Concern Acrosticfamily,father,introspecti
7/23/2012 His Heat Free verselove,passion,romance,
7/17/2012 Longed for Waiting Ethereedevotion,introspection,lo
6/26/2012 Legs and Life Verseimagination,introspection
6/25/2012 Live the Light Tetractysfaith,introspection,
4/2/2012 A Doubtless Mind Acrosticdevotion,happiness,intros
4/1/2012 The Moon In All Its' Glory Diminished Hexaverseintrospection,nature,spac
1/9/2012 The Place to Be Acrosticart,dedication,on work an
11/26/2011 I Want My Face Ethereeconfusion,fear,introspect
7/29/2011 The Holy Spirit Acrosticfaith,introspection,life,
3/23/2011 Remembering Him Quintain (English)lost love,love,passion,ro
3/23/2011 Bridge to Oblivion Haikuintrospection,nature
3/3/2011 Sounds of Pain Haikuangst,introspection,life
3/3/2011 Just Another Day Tankaintrospection,nature,visi
2/9/2011 Blue Tankaangst,depression,introspe
12/13/2010 My Toy Baby Grand Monorhymechildhood,for children
11/28/2010 Snow Flakes Haikuintrospection,nature,seas
11/18/2010 OVERSTOCKED Acrosticintrospection,on writing
10/7/2010 Pumpkins (epulaeryu) Epulaeryunature,seasons
10/4/2010 Morning Run Ethereefantasy,life,passion,peop
10/2/2010 Rolling Passion---Haiku Haikulove,passion,romance
9/23/2010 Why Did I Keep It A Secret? Nonetchildhood,family,for chil
9/20/2010 Waiting At The Post Office Light Poetryintrospection,life
9/13/2010 Family of E-motions Haikufamily,forgiveness,happin
8/31/2010 Colours of Nature Haikunature
8/25/2010 Beauty in Motion Tankaimagination,introspection
8/21/2010 Look At My Man-go! Alliterationgirlfriend-boyfriend,happ
8/20/2010 Never Let the Outsiders In Senryuhusband,introspection,lov
8/19/2010 My Call to You Senryudedication,devotion,happi
8/18/2010 Elemental Alignment Quatrainanimals,history,introspec
8/17/2010 The Writing Game Ethereeangst,introspection,on wo
8/13/2010 Don't Spread the Hate Senryuangst,childhood,friendshi
8/8/2010 Aries Limerickfunny,introspection,life,
8/8/2010 "Krogers" Georgia Coupletfunny,life,places
8/7/2010 Beauty Marks Coupletfamily,introspection,
8/7/2010 Glory Senryudedication,devotion,inspi
8/7/2010 I'm Still Coming Acrosticdedication,faith,forgiven
8/7/2010 The Lily Haikunature
8/6/2010 The Theme of Themis Acrostic 
8/3/2010 Stepping Outside Ethereeintrospection
5/28/2010 The Swimmers Acrosticdeath,dedication,pets
5/15/2010 Anticipation Haikulove,passion
2/22/2010 The Working Moon Haikunature
2/20/2010 His Truth and the Light Coupletintrospection,socialname,
2/19/2010 Morning's Essence Haiku 
2/12/2010 Cold and Light Haikuintrospection,nature
2/4/2010 Unsuspecting River Imagismnature,sea
1/18/2010 Seasonal Light Haikunatureautumn,
1/13/2010 eap-GLEAM List introspection,naturelight
1/4/2010 All Rivers Run Through It Haikunature
1/4/2010 Happy New Year Acrosticintrospection,life,philos
11/27/2009 He Is! Acrosticdedication,faith,holiday,
11/27/2009 In All Its Glory Haikuintrospection,nature,sea
11/17/2009 Food for the Trees Haikunature
10/19/2009 Girls Don't Wear Bermuda Shorts! Acrosticangst,nostalgia,passion,p
10/13/2009 A Werewolf's Halloween --- footle Light Poetrynature,seasons
10/10/2009 Why Now? Chokadeath,girlfriend-boyfrien
10/7/2009 Splash of the Falls Haikunature
10/1/2009 In Anticipation Ethereelove,nostalgia
10/1/2009 Rambling of a Faith Poet Prose Poetryangst,faith,introspection
10/1/2009 Raison d'etre --- Reason to be Tetractyslove,passion,
9/15/2009 That Night Chokaart,nature,
9/8/2009 In the Beginning Chokaintrospection,life,nature
9/7/2009 My Former Life Coupletdepression,faith,inspirat
9/1/2009 The Talk of the Woods Haikunature
8/28/2009 The Human Harvest Rhymeinspirational,life,nature
8/22/2009 Over the Lost Ethereedeath,introspection,life,
8/21/2009 Not Knowing Rhyme royalintrospection,lifelife,li
8/19/2009 Friendship Lost Acrosticchildhood,friendship,loss
8/18/2009 Autumn's Images Haikuseasons
8/9/2009 The Victor's War Ethereeallegory,war
7/13/2009 Tears Ethereeangst,girlfriend-boyfrien
7/13/2009 A Way to Live Monokufaith,introspection,life,
7/4/2009 Just A Dream Rhymeallegory,life,on work and
6/26/2009 His Eternal Creation Haikuimagination,inspirational
6/6/2009 In A Whisper Acrosticchildhood,history,introsp
4/24/2009 Those Thoughts (extended version) Coupletchildhood,confusion,depre
3/11/2009 Marshmallow Joy Epulaeryudedication,food
3/7/2009 footle --- My Doctor's Visit Light Poetryfunny,health
3/1/2009 Not That Smart Acrosticangst,funny,people,philos
2/17/2009 Three Wishes Haikuintrospection

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Fav Poems

Say That You'll Love Me Free verselove,love,
An Offspring Of Love Shapedevotion,faith,inspiratio
ROAD TO REDEMPTION Personificationlife,uplifting,
Imagine That Rhymeinspirational,philosophy,
Why When We Sleep Do We Close Out the Dark? Iambic Pentameterphilosophy,son,song-lyric
dark thoughts Free versedeath,depression,introspe
A Stranger at Twilight Dramatic monologueadventure,confusion,imagi
Midnight Acrosticmystery,light,light,
Your Child's Eyes Coupletfor children,world,time,
Dead Man's Blood Free versedevotion,faith,hope,me,ro
FOR RENT Acrosticconfusion,life,sad,
The Sins Of Our Fathers Lyriccaregiving,childhood,fami
Home Free verselove,
Pondering Epigramlife,parody,people,
Love Never Ends Narrativedeath,hope,inspirational,
If Things Were Different Rhymegod,life,love,people,time
I Shall Write Again Rhymelife,on writing and words
Plea for Sanity Rhymeangst,confusion,depressio
The Eternal Tree Concretelife,mother,nature,sea,se
No Longer Christian Coupletpoliticalchristian,christ
To Get Past the Day Free versehope,inspirationalday,str
Like No Other Coupletfamily,friendship,girlfri
Living Through Your Words Quatrainfriendship,on writing and
Hello Jesus Rhymeinspirational
"To All Christian Warriors Who Walk By Grace" Prose Poetryinspirational
Poetry Soup Acrosticdedication,friendship,hap
Little Yellow Socks Rhymechildhood,daughter,devoti
God Seeks A Man Lyricdedication,faith,inspirat
"IM NOT" Coupletlife
THE LORD OF ALL LIVING Rhymefaith,inspirational,love
Lavender Soap Narrativefamily,happinesseaster,
To My Love Free versegirlfriend-boyfriend,love
For Paulie: RIP Tankadeath,dedication,love
John's Aramis Rhymedeath,husband,lost love,h
The Perfect Moment Rhymevisionary
Image Rhymefaith
POWER IN THE NAME OF JESUS Free versefaith,name,power,
haiga - Enigmatic Moment ekphrasisart
Liquid Lullaby Haikunature
My butt crack Free versefunny,happiness,life,sati

Fav Poets

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James Peranteau United States Flag United States Read
John Heck United States Flag United States Read
Simon Cartlidge United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom Read
Elaine George Canada Flag Canada Read
Vince Suzadail Jr. United States Flag United States Read
Michael Jordan United States Flag United States Read