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About poetryfest

Submit your Poetry to the Festival. Three Options: 1) To post. 2) To have performed by an actor 3) To be made into a film.

Read Poem: YOU NEVER KNEW, by Bonita Elery

You never knew how beautiful you were because you were naive and young. You never knew how beautiful you were because no one ever told you, but I knew. Hate you for how you look. Hate you for just being … Continue reading

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Read Poem: From kind to curious, by Bob Di Cerbo

is a mighty big leap too careful for the carefree too cautious for the risky From blindness to mindful is more than hide and seek or so it seems resting here in fugitive shadows where knowledge is naughty and shameful … Continue reading

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Read Poem: LITTLE LION MAN, by Abigail Hannah Williams

Always coming in the night, To steal away before first light. Never to allow me a glimpse, Of My Little Lion Man. We talk through the darkness, Never needing light. Until the morning comes, And he leaves before the light. … Continue reading

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Read Poem: LISTEN TO MY CHILDREN, by T. Alenna Schofield

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Read Poem: An Oak Tree, by Tricia Billington

I am an oak tree Rooted in the earth Generation after generation I have withstand the seasons of time! I have seen joy I have seen triumph By all races and creeds Animosity for neither I felt the sunshine even … Continue reading

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Read Poem: AFTER WE MET, by Bryan Martin

We never did Drink the tavern dry We never did Watch the years go by We never did Stroll along the Thames We never did Sneak off into the Men’s We never did Dance naked in a storm We never … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Senses, by Detelina Stamatova

I see like the sky sees— Winding rivers, peaks, small bushes, tall trees… A reality surrounded by all shades of purples and golds, Humanity held together by unseen yet powerful bonds. I hear like the mountain hears— It feels like … Continue reading

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Read Poem: STAND GOD (GUARD), by ​Kelly G & Mask Intel

http://www.inheritthebeautywithinblog.com It’s a spiritual warfare going on they wanna take away our essence. If you don’t know what your essence is than how can you protect it? You first have to be mindful of how you can be affected, then … Continue reading

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Read Poem: MURDERESS WINTER, by Paul Amato

It came in cold and just won’t let up. Each day is painful, both physically and mentally. The body, the mind together reject this terrible winter weather. Winds howl, snow flies, sun hides, sky’s cry. People bundle, dogs go out … Continue reading

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Read Poem: SEVEN FULL STOPS, by Bethany Rivers

Some people speak with no full stops and they build half walled mazes with crashing paths never finishing a sentence or When my father completed his full stop I learnt how to change it into an ellipsis or a dash… … Continue reading

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