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Cellophane
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You know my story How the government created me How I steal away innocence and show no mercy How I come wrapped in Cellophane You know I’m no good Yet you fein for my love My numbing touch The way I melt away your pain Electricity... (more »)
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Burn The Forest (Reverse)
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      Our forest’s burn down,       We will not let       Our people       Put out fires,       We shall       Burn the forest’s,... (more »)
blue iris
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a gleaming brightness dances softly in a halo of graceful, radiance surrounding her as she walks barefoot     through prickling shrubbery lingering among the pinewoods wafting through a quiet, bony summer of blazing lilies and... (more »)
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His Everything
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His messy brown hair His angel winged vest His black and gold Harley His sweet smile His hidden soft side His protectiveness His muscular arms His stubbornness His loyalty His everything (more »)
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Death
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Death is a tricky thing Comes out of nowhere Whisks them away Somewhere new Somewhere old Somewhere warm Somewhere cold We don't know Until we go Until we grow old Until we become something else Until we aren't where we should be... (more »)
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Dumb Ways to Die Parody
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Pet a snake out of whim Swallow shampoo for the fruity taste Show off your driving license promise a pickup when it's level three [Refrain:] Dumb ways to die So many dumb ways to die Dumb ways to di-ie-ie So many dumb ways to die... (more »)
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The Stormy Sunday
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I woke up one sunny morning, but I have clouds in my head dimming the light. I close my cracked blinds to make my room dark, almost as dark as my thoughts. I mope downstairs dragging my feet, and struggling to keep my heavy head off of the... (more »)
I'm Sorry
I’m sorry. It clouds my mind with worry, regret, and sorrow. As I flashback to slamming the door, the nightmare plays over and over in the back of my mind, and I hope it’s faded from yours. Does it even cross your mind? That door... (more »)
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Track
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Heavy breaths panting As I sprint the four hundred Oh, the joys of track (more »)
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Symptoms of Spring
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The snow melts away The birds start tweeting again And brown grass turns green (more »)
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Operation Rolling Thunder
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  I awoke with a start, to the clash of thunder rolling like a heavy bulldozer through the calm sky. The distant battle rages on with every flash of lightning and every explosion of thunder, like a mortar hitting its target.... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
24 hours
I creep into the auditorium slowly, searching for signs of people. Two boys stand next to the 3 doors, the 3  doors that stand about a foot above one another on the side wall of the auditorium. I ask myself-should I ask them?... (more »)
For You
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Can you here them calling out Do you have the heart to answer I tried to hold on to you But you fell faster than I expected So deserving a better life One that makes you closer to being mine So caring So undeserving of being counted out... (more »)
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shower thoughts are the saddest
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Tell me Tell me how Tell me how your head Stays on your shoulders Because we both know It's not duct tape. Tell me how your brain Is in one piece Even if it is mismatched. And as you sit; together; I fall And fall. So tell me, How... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Free Fall
By , Clarkston, MI
Slowly I stroll to the balcony , look down from top of the Empire State . Has been days since the day you died . Someone yells up to me :”Don’t ...” Just like I begged you before . Did you listen to what I said ? None of those... (more »)
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Two People
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Two people took a baby - swaddled in white A brawling thing - a bundle of tears Their first grandchild - a baby boy And they kissed him - to ease away everything   And they watched him grow up From baby to toddler to little school... (more »)
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