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My Eyes; like...
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My eyes like sharks   Shifty and glistening in the Dark   My eyes of grey and black and white Seeing searching lurching in the Night My eyes; like…   (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Is it death or Escape
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I know my world is not real I know this because:   One day I found a ladder standing Straight up Unsupported   I climbed it And tapped on the sky Sitting on a cloud with my feet on The top step of the ladder   I tap  ... (more »)
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Hands Up, Don't Shoot
They say don’t trust anyone these days but the truth is, you never could. Progress is an illusion of idealism, of fanciful thinking, a farce. A Moment of Silence for the freedom fighters; their dream is dead: pushed into the pavement,... (more »)
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Alone
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He came in wanting need Afraid to confront The solidarity Of himself alone (more »)
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Little Girl
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Born into a world of wonder and greed This little girl will have no need Free to make the choices of her mind The mind tainted by parents so blind   How can she talk  They have written the path on which she must walk Little girl... (more »)
Subsection: Sonnets  
We Rise
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From the depths, we rise, No longer a cowardly look in sunken eyes, We rise, we've won the prize, The glory seals us, You will feel us, Kneel to us, We will rise from oppression, Not disrupted by depression, We succeed your succession,... (more »)
Mysterious Universes
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Dreams are like puzzles and mazes Sometimes as indecipherable as love, Yet sometimes with clear phrases What is it about dreams, That makes them so confusing? Have you ever wondered If all those unique universes Of random things, that we... (more »)
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Unstoppable
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I never meant it More Than I do now My heart Skipped a beat Fluttered In my chest I smiled Like never before Happiness Like never experienced Love Like never knew Those three words Went through my head And my heart... (more »)
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One Moment on Tybee This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
The boardwalk allows me to see past the crowds At the edge lies mysterious waters Sand dunes of varying heights only add to the never ending view A steep flight of stairs entice me as I step onto the sinking cold sand. I walk across the... (more »)
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purple
blue as the ocean and red as the sun separate apart but together as one. red is the dawn and blue is the moon nothing in common, red with blue if one were to think that, it would not be true red is an emotion blue is an emotion black... (more »)
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My Arch-Nemesis
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My arch-nemesis Is cruel, cold, and heartless. She waits in the dark For any sign of vulnerability And then strikes! Like a relentless cobra-pitbull Latching on and never quitting, even as I reach My lowest. “Stop!” I beg her.... (more »)
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Childhood paradox
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Doing time, for crimes i didn't commit. Not to say there's accusations, but rather assumptions. That's what drives me to quit. How can i act like an adult, when you treat me like a child? I can be ambitious, but i'm not wild. I colour... (more »)
Subsection: Limericks  
Frozen Sun and Melted Moon
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In the darkness of night there was those sudden silken steps like going up a stairs backwards In the dark, paraded by pooled squadrons of moonlight There’s that feel of a record Playing underwater, sucked back and forth By some natural... (more »)
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Fire y Hielo
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Tú tienes un danza de la lluvia en tu alma The vivacity of your life, so consumable Pero el océano vive en mi fuego While you dance, my heart is a contradiction. Fui un tempestad, fuiste un árbol de hielo At times, I could become a... (more »)
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Ribbons from the Mouth
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I live in a recollection, poorly told by a drunken man full of regret and execration for the dense walls of the long, long corridor we march; these thick sentiments veer on poorly balanced instruments they vibrate with implacable sounds from... (more »)
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No One Told Me
        No one told me. No one told me that suicide would come without warning like Santa Claus. But instead of bearing gifts and joy, it bestowed the heavies burden I would ever be expected to carry. No one told me that grief would... (more »)
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