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Read Poetry: Confessions, by Lizardin Bain

You say I’m pretty. You say I’m kind, But does it ever cross your mind, That you’re being awfully abusive.   Of course, it doesn’t. Why it should? The nicest words they never could, Hurt anyone or be intrusive.   … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Young Heart, by Hala Emad 

genre: Romance, Sad   The Bonbon He took it with him with all the candies Someone has to tell him, because The bonbon is what this little girl owns And whose her shadow only belongs To his shadow, as the … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: Unchanging Penitence, by J.N. McGhee

Genre: Dark, Sad Love + me will always = pain. Disappointments and knowledge are the results I gain. Mending gradually yet the heart remains the same. Closets are filled to capacity with no vacancy to place the blame. I hate … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: This Is My Life, by Shellie Palmer

Genre: Life, living life, living, hopeful, joy, happy, sad, perspective Symbols and notes I see, I see signs of what’s to be. I’ve seen hearts, wings and babies. I don’t understand them as they appear more so daily. These days … Continue reading

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Poetry: OLD ORDER by Rajnish Mishra

 Genre: Dark, Death, Fear, Friendship, Life, Love, Painful, Personality, Philosophical, Relationships, Sad, Society, Old and new.  All old order is subject to decay, they say and when fate summons, old ways free fall. Heart-held loves, friends, hatreds, foes, all, yes, … Continue reading

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Poetry: A Full Life of Narrow Streets by James Fitzpatrick

Genre: Romance, beauty, history, geography, love, wildlife, sad, Ireland, America, literature, books, defiance  Beneath the broad columns of Herculean Pillar, Weeps the springtime feather dance Of freezing frothing blanket. He lies on Irving’s rocks across the Henry, Painting words of … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: MAY, by Emma Holden

Genre: Free verse, hurt, personality, mental illness, borderline personality disorder, dark, life, sad, pressure, unstructured poetry   But words are just words, and lies will always be lies. Maybe summer will reveal the truth, and the phrases that sit beneath … Continue reading

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Missing Home, Poetry by Anyasi Ray

 Genre: Hope, Hurt, Rhyme, Sad, Society and Kids —- Home is gone, stolen by our enemy. Home is broken, and nothing left for me. Now I live in the wreck of an old van, And my pillow is a soiled … Continue reading

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Little Girl Lost, Poetry by Patricia Poulos

Genre: Death, Family, Hope, Hurt, Inspirational, Love,  Painful, Philosophical,  Relationships, Sad, Little Girl Lost Diana – Princess of Wales by Patricia Poulos   She was shy But beneath that ‘little girl’ exterior she was strong She was only nineteen She … Continue reading

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Wishful Thinking, Poetry by Norma Passarell

It took me thirty years of suff’ring mourn, oh dear!,
To tame the fiercest beast, my dreaded loneliness.
A lifetime of gregarious wildness ’twas indeed.
I was drunk every single night; there was no light. Continue reading

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