Tag Archives: Society

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: BEAUTY by ILIAS FOUKIS

 Genre: Life, Society   At that moment when Aphrodite conquered the fourth Sky as well the highest circles of Society decided that she could now be proclaimed Illustrious Woman. That is the great moment had come for the Advertisement her … Continue reading

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Poetry: CARTLOADS by Sue Barnard

Genre: Society, Rhyme   (with profuse apologies to John Masefield)   Elegant young lady dressed in black Versace gliding around Waitrose with a leisured ease, with a cartload of oysters, mussels, truffles, fillet steak, Bollinger, and Stilton cheese.   Smartish … Continue reading

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Poetry: Silent A by Nicole Long

Genre: Motivational, Society, Inspirational   They call me Silent A— Who am I? They ask and don’t ask Slithering into a discussion about School, politics, what happened on the news— While everyone gazes for a reaction, Do they look concerned? … Continue reading

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Poetry: Autobiography of the Poet by Indunil Madhusankha

  I am the poet carrying a luggage of roles all of which I play with equal interest I am the talkative lover who knocks on the door of your heart and having entered, bursts into a torrid tete-a-tete with … Continue reading

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Poetry: IT IS FINISHED by Gabriel Eziorobo

Genre: African leaders, Society, Political   They say it is finished they say they will do us well more than the colonial masters of the past that we don’t need to worry about anything but learn how to be slaves. … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: AM I LOST?, by Fayia Foray

Genre: Life, Society  Run! I have run Oh! I’ve died several times to this end I’ll rest away from that bad beast. This sound is not welcoming. Turning and turning all about So ferocious is the incoming voice Can I … Continue reading

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Read Poetry: The Hypocritical Oath, by Angela Umphers Rueger

Genre: DEATH, SOCIETY, MOTIVATIONAL, INSPIRATIONAL   Not just anyone can kill a baby; It takes a degree to commit that crime. The doctor’s conscience will hurt him—maybe, But the guy on the street will do some time. In the clinic it’s … Continue reading

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Read Poem: Strange Fruit Even Stranger Times, by Evan Wheeler

Genre: Life, Society Instead of recognizing we’re king you intend to abolish us. It’s always been obvious first we dangle from trees now it’s filmed murder in the streets. Using mass media television, radio, and music to create deceit in … Continue reading

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Read Poem: To Save The World, by Patricia Egan

Genre: Awareness, Society, Hope, Painful, motivational    Cascaded by the edge of fire Surviving this persecution Unknown to passing eyes Life that was meant to save Not be subject to explicit wear I was surrounded by hope Cast into a glorious … Continue reading

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