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Midnight
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Up at night with the monsters outside, They tap on the glass in the shape of a vine. Laughing in the halls of your abandoned home, Playing in the garden when they’re not supposed too.   Their voices bouncing off every wall.... (more »)
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The Observer
By , groton, CT
I was there, in the background of the photograph. I saw everything. (more »)
Subsection: Haikus  
Ecstasy
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Leaves crunch under my feet The wind blows my hair back from my face softly My ocean blue eyes watch the late afternoon sun Cascade down the sky A beautiful, blazing ball of fire I can feel the heat prickle down my back As I drop my pen... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Enchanted
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I sit and I write My pen enchanting paper words From here stories wake (more »)
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Take My Self
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There’s nothing about you that’s Soft or sweet. You’re all hard edges and cruel words; you’d never be humbled by the ocean or the stars. Yet you intrigue me with your enigmatic eyes, like a combination lock, and you are no less... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
down the aisle
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the stink of alcohol intoxicate us with their wild substances powerful as psychosis what’s hijacked our brains? unorthodox, wearing addictions like veils swallowing words those lips a bit too thin too hard in their refusal to express... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
The Letter I Shouldn't Need to Write
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Dear you. Yes this is for you. I'm doing well, I'm progressing You'd be proud, you should see me No. You should see me. See where I'm at, how far I've come. See the things I've done without you. See the parts of my I choose to show you.... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
The Waves
By , Tucson, AZ
The Waves roll against the front of my skull reaching in desperation for a grip against my brow but they must fade into deep waters They merge into ocean far from the shore here in the dark endless depths appear but few are swept in... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
You know...
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You know you love someone when you can confess your fears, You know you care about someone when you can burst for him into tears, You know you want someone when you hear him with both ears, You know you have weakness for someone when... (more »)
The Crack in My Head
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Where are the words that make my mind rhyme   Sinking gently in pattern into quite spaces   Sweet and smooth a honey kiss dancing in fluid steps   Humming tunes impregnated in golden spun truths  ... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Flowers Bloom
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Flowers bloom unconsciously giving gift to earth, silent beauty. They sing but their notes are too long and sweet and so, they never find the right ears. Their silence is the most striking sound one is... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Soil's Souls
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The trees tingle, then shiver at the winds touch soft and full of breath.   And the leaves trickle sweetly Clinging to kin   Brothers and sisters, fevered in yellows and oranges staining fragile skin  ... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Midnight's Touch
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Midnight's touch is soft Like a sweet It cradles and warms Such that a brisk new breeze From a fire's top Sobs Ripe in serenity But too, thick And muddled In disease. And I, Breath it in Suckling... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
The Truth of Lies
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-The Truth of Lies-I was talking to a young lady the other day. She asked me how I was doing and I simply responded good. She didn’t buy it and called me a liar. That’s when I looked her in the eyes and said, “That’s exactly what I... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
People in the Hallways
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I know her name, Not the thoughts That make her who she is. A sad book examined, Briefly in the hallways. Torn paperback cover. I don’t know The secrets She keeps quiet. We all know names, But we don’t know What makes... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
The Women Of The Bayou
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A long time ago I saw the most magificient thing. The place were the women of the bayou danced and sang. It was filled with many people with their broad,strong stature. It was just like studying nature. For many years I studied the women of... (more »)
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