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  1. Vibrant Colors

    • By Paul T. East
    • Published: July 2016
    Don't Judge Me

    Don't judge my cover; it's not mine.
    I was given this to wear for the duration of my time.
    Over time it has become creased, ripped, and worn,
    A once perfect canvas the day I was born.

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  3. A Butterfly

    • By Silvia Burley
    • Published: July 2015
    Poem About Being Comforted By Grandma's Spirit

    A caterpillar walks in beauty
    through the sunshine and the rain,
    leaving sweet memories
    to ease away the pain.

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  4. Snow Globe Sea

    Sailing on a plastic boat
    in a snow globe sea
    Look out into reality
    Oh what there might be

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    This poem made me think about how real life is - how everything that is happening is hurting people and breaking people and there is no safe place.

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  6. The Spider And The Fly

    "Will you walk into my parlor?" said the spider to the fly;
    "'Tis the prettiest little parlor that ever you may spy.
    The way into my parlor is up a winding stair,
    And I have many curious things to show when you are there."

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    This is a beautiful poem, very beautiful! It can as well be a warning to school girls who are prone to dating those men out there. Symbolically, the spider in the poem is a male and the fly...

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  7. Autumn Memories

    • By ANANJO
    • Published: November 2016
    Things Coming To An End

    The rose weeps a tear
    For the close of the year.
    Leaves whisper the turn
    While bonfires burn

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  8. Skeletons

    • By Debbie Grenier
    • Published: June 2011
    Poem About Traumatic Memories Like Skeletons In A Closet

    The welcome mat outside my door
    is dusty, old & worn
    'cuz people have been entering in
    since the day that I was born

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  10. Storm

    • By Melody
    • Published: June 2014

    I am something that can be anywhere.
    At roofs, soil, and souls I always tear.

    I rain to cry,...

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  11. The Well

    • By Laurie A. Eisenhart
    • Published: February 2006

    You were to be my well
    But there was little to drink
    How am I to slake my thirst
    When you taunt me like an oasis...

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  12. The Pencil Case

    Inspired By A Friend

    The eraser erased my bad habits
    While the pencil drew in new ones
    The glue stick glued on a whole new face
    As the scissors cut away my background and past...

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    wowzaa :) this is really good. keep jotting.

  13. Seeds Of Growth

    • By David Rivera
    • Published: February 2006
    A Poem About The Cycle Of Life

    Water the seed, and a plant will grow.
    Feed the plant, and a tree will grow.
    Give a tree room, and it will bloom.
    A seed to a plant,

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