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Thanks

- For sunny days and those so bleak For winter cold and summer heat For family and the friends I love I give my Thanks to God above. For people that I still don't know For places that I've yet to go Fo...

By: etairay | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Feb 2012

For Our Love Is Eternal

- Some loves may come your way, And captivate your mind, And some loves may touch your heart, With words so sweet and kind. But, your love has touched me deeper, More than you'll ever know, More than m...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Feb 2012

The Neighbor's Wife

- The Neighbor’s Wife By Tony Radford A gorgeous lass of angel-class and curly auburn hair, a lovely prize with pale-blue eyes – one couldn’t help but stare. She came alive at half past...

By: tradford | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 22 Jan 2012

Into the sunset

- Into the sunset As the scarlet sun sets in the west a cowboy takes his last ride. As he travels off into that sunset and fades into the horizon as just a memory. You awake to the rising ...

By: ManofDesire | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 16 Jan 2012

Guilty Of What, I Do Not Know

- The darkness descended upon the night, So heavily you could hear it hit the ground, The birds still sang their songs by day,  But I could no longer recognize the tune. My feet ran furiously,  But I...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 22 Dec 2011

The Teacher

- I want to teach my dog, Some tricks that are new, Like sit, fetch and heel, As a dog’s expected to do. But after many hours, Things are not going good, For despite all my efforts, She won’t do as sh...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 20 Nov 2011

His Lily

- White, Full of life on a dewy morning The blossom heavy with the droplets of crisp air. Peaceful, The velvety petal glistens gracefully In the slow cool of the sunrise. Swaying, The slender stem mov...

By: Douglas_Daleray | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Nov 2011

Fly Free

- Fly Free Copyright Don Abdul ©2011 ~o~ Eyes cast on the distant horizon Watching the setting of the sun Bottle of vintage left uncorked Two glasses left unfilled I...

By: donabdul | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Oct 2011

Live

- Live  Don Abdul ©2005 ~~x~~ Life may be unfair Harsher in its judgement every passing year Loss of youth a great concern To those who hoarded that priceless gem Regret is for them Y...

By: donabdul | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Sep 2011

Relatives

- At family gatherings throughout the year, There are those who add to the holiday cheer, Those who brighten up your day, Every time they come your way. Most are a pleasure to be around, As fine as any...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 11 Sep 2011

Badges

- I sit in a chat room by myself, Only nineteen more days to go, One day I’ll be a legend, With another badge to show. Next I’ll try to add some friends, I only need ninety-eight more, I m...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 21 Aug 2011

The View

- The View By Tony Radford An institute was built to suite some folks that most don’t know, a place to send our wounded men with no place else to go. In a room of white, all day and night two...

By: tradford | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Aug 2011

Victory and Defeat

- Today is that day when people abandon you Things aren’t going your way Your family is on your nerves Your friends doubt you Your loved ones think you’re a fool You trust those and they ...

By: anarchy0029 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 31 Jul 2011

If It's Worth Reading, You'll Find It Here.

- In the mood for something to read? Then of my advice you best take heed. If it’s worth reading, you’ll find it here, On a site that’s celebrating its very first year. Looking for adventure that pack...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jul 2011

A Pressing Problem On Stories Space

- It seems the Rascal’s head’s in a swell, Of this fact none could dispel, Her boasting that she’s always correct, Is just a phase, I would suspect, Though to be certain only time will tell. Risking t...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 14 Jul 2011

Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder

- The ice is drinking my Absinthe Ethereal worms dance in my glass I have to improvise while wearing spats My TV is wearing a Hawaiian shirt (it's red if you are into details) and speaks to me only in ...

By: MarkButkus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jul 2011

The Foolish Apradore

- The trees hated to think of wicked little babies As they wonder along the lonely harbors but if they had some ice cold meats, then maybe they would rather ponder barbers. "Listen to their mumbles, cr...

By: Duketravers | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2011

I Thank You

- I thank you for letting me love you, I thank you for letting me know your arms, Your gentle touch, your delicate charms, Your special smile you give to me, For all the love you give for f...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jun 2011

Lady Time

- I call her Lady. That is what she is and will be. And time. What is time? It is the difference between us. A number. A perception. It does not exist when we are talking. My heart beats faster...

By: chris2011 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 25 May 2011

Waiting for the Gun

- Two minutes. Waiting. My heart is ready to burst. The lanes are naked, clean, ready to be torn up by cleats and sweat. Hundreds of eyes blinking and staring. Chatter swarmed into a calm...

By: tjwell01 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 20 May 2011

A Meeting With The Lady Renpit Nefer

- Introduction. One of my favourite places here in my home town of Adelaide is the South Australian Museum and one of the museum’s most interesting rooms is the Ancient Egypt gallery, a room that I...

By: Piquet | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.8| Added: 05 Mar 2011

Of Lost Souls and Fledglings

-   Weary the soul who for love searches Along the highways of the night. Pity the bird that strays and perches Among the crags devoid of light. Each night they wait for tranquil moments...

By: Piquet | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Mar 2011

The Facebook Poem

- I’d heard about social networking, And how it was the next big thing, So I just had to take a look, And ended up on Facebook. It only took me a little while, To fill out most of my profile, But I hav...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 19 Feb 2011

Party Favors

- Party favors do not a party make, Nor that fancy bakery cake, It's not the table set so fine, Nor that bottle of expensive wine, Not china set on polished wood, Or gourmet food that tastes so good. ...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 16 Dec 2010

Summer Fling (I'll Always Remember You)

- People often pass through our lives, And so many have come my way, Some stay for a lifetime, Others just for a day. Yet others last just for a season, And then they must move on, The one that touched...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 30 Nov 2010

Them Poker Blues

- Went to a casino the other day, A game of hold 'em I was hopin' to play, Entered the poker room and looked around, Found me a seat and sat right down. As I laid down my chips and started to play, I h...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 29 Nov 2010

Nancy

- How did you know I needed you? That I really needed someone new, How did you know I was alone? When suddenly you came along. Did you know you’d brighten my day? That I really needed a friend today, Di...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Nov 2010

Seduction

- Seduction is a mighty word, As powerful as you’ve ever heard, Starting out with a simple glance, Will not end till they’re in your pants, Telling you everything you want to hear, Slowly calming your e...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 19 Nov 2010

You'll Never Know

- The snow falls gently on a winter's night, But inside by the fire I hold you tight, As the burning flames start to dance, My thoughts of you turn to romance, In the light of the evening fire's glow, H...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 09 Nov 2010

My Goodbye

- Your song came on the radio today And it brought on a rush of melancholy And for a second my heart bled Because that song was you And with it a rush of memories Dylan, King, Bowie, Weller and Lenno...

By: Louise | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Nov 2010

Memories

- As I lie awake in my lonely bed, Thoughts of you still fill my head, Wondering where you could have went, The pillowcase still has your delicate scent, Like the memories that linger on, Long after you...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 29 Oct 2010

Feel like

- Did you ever feel like, walking through the rain, thinking you're the one to blame, for your own heartache and pain, on the edge of going insane. Do you ever feel like, getting through the day, with ...

By: Tommie | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Oct 2010

Alone Again

- As the setting sun denies its light, And the darkened sky cloaks the night, As the full moon castes its gentle beams, I'll be alone again, with my dreams, And if my dreams shall come true, I'll be...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 20 Oct 2010

We Shall Never Forget (9-11 Tribute)

- Let the world always remember, That fateful day in September, And the ones who answered duty's call, Should be remembered by us all. Who left the comfort of their home, To face perils as yet unknown,...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 18 Oct 2010 Audio version available Editor's Pick

Trash Talk

- They hang out all day, Ain't got no plans, With nothing to do, And time on their hands. In everyone's business, All over town, Just talking trash, To bring them down. Talk more trash, Late...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Oct 2010

Under Darkness Of Night

- Sounds of yelling from a row house blare, No one hears, does anyone care? The yelling soon turns into a fight, But no one hears under darkness of night. A teenage girl works the street, Hoping t...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Oct 2010

Cannot Reach Me

- All the strife and pending doom, A world outside filled with gloom, Cannot reach me in my room. People I meet are so unkind, They try to sever the ties that bind, But none can reach me in my mind....

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Oct 2010

Love Can

- Love can be like water to a fish, Love can grant your every wish. Love can be like a bird in flight, Love can turn darkness into light. Love can drive away your fear, Love can always keep me near....

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Oct 2010

Your Eyes

- All that we have been through, All the time we shared. The good times and the bad, It always seemed you cared. Now you’re growing distant, Starting to tell lies. You’re starting to go away from m...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Oct 2010

Precious

- Precious are the moments that we share, Gentle is the touch that shows you care, Precious are the days we spend hand in hand, You always there to listen and understand, Precious are the nights with...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 12 Oct 2010

Harmony

- I want to capture this moment in time forever perfectly The day I fell in love with you, written word Enthusing about mondegreens and gadzookery Flaunting and revelling in my vocabulary Every sylla...

By: Louise | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 29 Aug 2010

My inner me

- My inner me I wear my humour like a mask Every joke and funny story told Hides the inner me I wear my sarcasm like a shield Every jibe and verbal thrust Protects the inner me I wear my charm like a...

By: Louise | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 23 Aug 2010