Posts Categorized: Love

  • Love, Poems

    Modern Cinquain – Rain

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    Rain is a modern cinquain, a five-line poem that – unlike many cinquains – doesn’t follow any rhyme or syllable count scheme. Please post your cinquain in the comment box below. Rain – Modern Cinquain Now rain floods the house to the ceiling and I think we are drowning but in truth, we are diving,… Read more »

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    Angst Poem – Shunned Girl, Dodged Boy

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    Shunned Girl, Dodged Boy is a love poem and an angst poem, depicting the vulnerabilities and struggles of anyone who feels they don’t fit in. Shunned Girl, Dodged Boy – Angst Poem Her Crooked teeth / no money for dental fancy work, Mum said / freckled skin and a scrawny, lanky body, crowned with a… Read more »

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    Marriage Poem – The Fly

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    The Fly is a marriage poem, a celebration of life-long love and the richness it adds to a life full of ups and downs. The Fly – Marriage Poem The fly hops from fruit to dung with his thread legs and fleeting wings now on a juicy apple, now on a rotten sandwich earning the… Read more »

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    Unconditional Love Poem- I’m No Accountant

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    I’m No Accountant is an unconditional love poem, a celebration of non-judgement, acceptance, love, and passing through time and life together. I’m No Accountant – Unconditional Love Poem You know, I’m no accountantrecording your liesor evaluating yourfuture profitabilitynor do I take stockof your performancewith meor the kids.I don’t countyour kissesor how many coffees you’ve brewed menor… Read more »

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    Poem About Surrender – Lay Down

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    Lay Down is a poem about surrender, a reflection on love‘s irresistibility, on how love’s sweetness sweeps you off your feet. Lay Down – Poem About Surrender If I lay me beside you in the evening, come morning, I will not wish to rise. If I lay my hand upon yours today, come tomorrow, my… Read more »

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    Mother Poem – The Rag Doll

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    The Rag Doll is a mother poem, a reflection on what it means to be a mother, daughter, a sister, a woman and on how we can support each other. The Rag Doll At Christmas and on birthdays in our house, my mother and I exchanged ragdolls for tantrums. Like a fool, I’d rise and… Read more »

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    I Need Poems – Staples

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    Staples is one of my I need poems, a reflection on what keeps us nicely stapled together. The word “staple” is very interesting because it defines daily basics as well as the light bent wire that keeps pages together. Staple Definition This is what the Collins Dictionary says: staple(steɪpəl  ) A staple food, product, or activity is one that is basic and important in… Read more »

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    Valentine’s Day Poem – Clarity

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    Clarity is a Valentine’s Day Poem, celebrating love in all its sustaining, supporting, permeating, sheltering, and clear glory. Happy Valentine‘s Day! Clarity

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    Love Letter Poem – Tracing Horizons

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    Tracing Horizons is a love letter poem, a celebration of love, a description of how love is the salt of life. Tracing Horizons With my soft pencil, sharpened but round-tipped, I traced the words of your letter until they merged with the grooves on my skin. I traced the words of your letter with colouring… Read more »