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  • Poetry » Humor, Culture
    Pisces/ Sign on the Line
    4

    Pisces/ Sign on the Line I???ve always followed the signs and they???ve never led me wrong, though the sign-post is often obscured by scribbles and scrawls of teenage vandals. I ...


    Rydia - Mon Dec 03, 2012 5:03 pm

  • Poetry » Culture
    We Are Painting Men
    12

    Why do we sit so vulnerably, many Deluged by inertia's spell, but still

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    EmmaGrayce - Wed Nov 07, 2012 12:13 pm

  • Poetry » Culture, Spiritual
    A Walk with God
    3

    The streetlights were dim on the harbour as I walked with God. The walk was peaceful and I enjoyed it, but then the lights went out. From the pitch black ...


    Skellingtom - Tue Oct 02, 2012 12:51 am

  • Poetry » Culture
    Lost God
    9

    Lost God In the blessed land He is king In the blighted land He is king When all fails We blame him When all succeeds We praise him In his ...


    dallythejester - Mon Sep 24, 2012 1:45 am

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture
    Firstborn
    1

    I am firstborn, so I’ll always see them; see the good, indifference, and evil. It’s not like they’re too different from humans. They’re what we would be if we, for ...


    Cspr - Thu Jul 26, 2012 7:41 pm

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture
    Selkie
    2

    Free verse poem.


    Cspr - Tue Jul 24, 2012 4:20 pm

  • Poetry » Culture
    Another Lost Generation
    2

    I. Peace be to all the haters. They're the content children, pulling globs of clay from their foundations and throwing fits, throwing things on the floor. They get what they ...


    StoryWeaver13 - Thu Jul 19, 2012 3:39 am

  • Poetry » Spiritual, Culture
    Seeking
    3

    I was spending a bit of time thinking about God and religion. Would love it if you could review it! Confusion sweeps through my mind I try to act not ...


    Nargles - Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:46 am

  • Poetry » Culture, Dramatic
    Deer
    1

    Free verse poem.


    Cspr - Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:35 pm

  • Poetry » Culture, Historical Fiction
    Us and Them
    3

    You first knew the truth about us and them in a California ranch house with a pulp in your lap. In the other room, your grandmother coughed up phlegm and ...


    Cspr - Tue Jul 03, 2012 10:59 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Culture
    Frigid
    2

    Seeing the world through different lenses is a conundrum. Left eye pink, right eye blue— neither rose-tinted All is somehow stainless steel, boring and rather bland, when it comes to ...


    Cspr - Thu Jun 28, 2012 4:10 am

  • Poetry » Spiritual, Culture
    Silver light
    6

    I sway my arms, bathed in silver light. I cannot move but am content To sway. Though the ground moves, I do not. Our tenants race through us, Until ...


    samegreeneyes - Mon Jun 25, 2012 9:24 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Culture
    Alien
    10

    Alien Why do you think I'm so different? Aren't I a human just like you? Don't I have feelings and emotions? I promise I have a heart too. Why ...


    KeiPie - Fri Jun 22, 2012 4:40 pm

  • Poetry » Culture, Humor
    Hercules: The Age of Heroes
    11

    Hercules: The Age of Heroes They write no headlines when you're old; Pan is dead. Megora menopausing, but nobody cares where the old heroes go. I might save a damsel ...


    Rydia - Tue Jun 12, 2012 11:04 am

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture
    Idaho Mist
    3

    Driving through the rain The clouds obscure the trees Mountains rise to unknown heights We fly through highs and lows Of the Highway, the Low way, Ninety-five.


    FLyerS - Mon Jun 11, 2012 10:19 pm


A true poet does not bother to be poetical. Nor does a nursery gardener scent his roses.
— Jean Cocteau