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Unrequited love, by Elizabeth Kagai

I’m not so acquainted with the language of love, So when you went off topic, you lost me I fell, Fell in love, Fell for you But worst off, Lost my eyes in yours, Not so sure yours in mine! … Continue reading

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Comfort Me, by Saar Arreola

I hav a body I hav a soul But I’m not of this world I don’t belong People are tainted And mislead I’m always gonna be wronged Where’s the love and compassion Where’s the kindness and joy Theres jus death … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Steel, by Rosie Roche

the world is full of steel and steel men steel songs and the loss of real silence so bound up in a steely silence we are. — Rosie Roche, February 2020

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Read Poem: Singles Awareness Day, by Hiker Angel

Categories: Love, Hurt, Painful The Darkest heart of winter’s chill chokes out the hollow monstrous day, its tendrils slithering to fill. Rapacious, snaking, gasping gill, in waters deep where wicked prey, the Darkest heart of winter’s chill. Its teeth plunge, … Continue reading

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Read Poem by C.W. Veränderung

let your soul whim beyond it’s wiring or wander through old feelings like coals of fire imprinting previous struggles as worse mutations of what once was the frail wails of yesterday echo inside you stirring haunting waves across your unsettled … Continue reading

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Read Poem: The Yearning, by Ken Allan Dronsfield

In a lifetime spent yearning through which came wishing and dreaming within many splendid, unquiet enthusiasms a voice murmured back the word, prayer! I was needy and you were solicitous, my mind always straying to paradoxes. Instead I uncovered brazen … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Yes, I do!, by Rajaram Gopalan

Genre: Love, Romantic Yes, I do! Peals of laughter Squeals of delight Roar of approval Love was in the air! In bounded a knight Clutching something tight Surprised there were many As he went down on one knee! Eternity passed … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Veterans – Not Just For November, by Bill Clayton

The medals glint on Whitehall The Veterans glow with pride The country’s politicians Standing side by side Rousing words are spoken Solemn stories told Politicians sing the praises Of the old and oh so bold But as these words all … Continue reading

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Read the TOP POEMS from MARCH 2019

Read Poem: ANIMA VESTRA, by Venus James https://festivalforpoetry.com/2019/03/22/read-poem-anima-vestra-by-venus-james/ Read Poem: Tell Me, by Tommy Tutalo https://festivalforpoetry.com/2019/03/22/read-poem-tell-me-by-tommy-tutalo/ Read Poem: X-RAY, by Tatev Chakhian https://festivalforpoetry.com/2019/03/22/read-poem-x-ray-by-tatev-chakhian/ Read Poetry: I am me, he is me, by P.T. Saunders https://festivalforpoetry.com/2019/03/22/read-poetry-i-am-me-he-is-me-by-p-t-saunders/ Read Poem: The Decision ft. … Continue reading

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Read Poem: COFFEE HOUSE FAMILY by Jacqueline Nicoll

East meets West In a new coffee blend Unified consumption Through a temporary trend Tap of his keyboard Cup to mouth Telephone meeting All gone south Friends exchange gossip Sip through straws Fuelled by sugar Ignorant of cause Absorbing great … Continue reading

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