Poetry is for those who are in love with words. Where words are pushed to their breaking point and are transformed into pure emotion.
We think we're slick, we think we're cool,
we think that God dropped out of school.
We think we know, we think we're smart,
we think we can live without His heart.
We've got all the answers,...
by Ivan Sanes
Vestir tu cuerpo con el más sensual de los besos,
Congelar tus impulsos en un definitivo si,
Llevarte a una sonrisa eterna donde la magia sea realidad.
Deslizarme por el...
Slippery Cocoon of Anger
, United States
In my medical anthropology class of 2003
to garner truth
shoveled between HIV statistics
and Africa’s name
that day we garnered scaled truth and gossamer-clad solutions....
My Father's Words
by Awosusi Oluwatope
My son, take it easy
If they are rushing
Don't join them
One needs to be calm
Before one makes a decision
And believe that the end will be good
Patience kills a cat
by Keely Boom
"Be realistic," you say to me,
But to be realistic is to believe.
Recognise the problems in our world,
But know that we can alter all this and more.
Recognise your own failings and sin,...
by Lyssa May
Such things as these can not
avoid your sight,
Like two brothers kissing,
under flourescent lamplight,
And the cannibal devouring his decadent meal
Such things my princess...
Ars Poetica-After Willie Perdomo
by Jennifer L.
I’m stuck in a poem that sounds like
the blastin’ radios inside beat up cars
around every corner on da block
With the echo of Mami’s
This poem looks like an
by Awa Innocent Ndah
Like King Arthur’s Green Knight,
My path is clear and scintillates like a gem
For the world to attempt to retrieve my hand
Like Karl Max instructed in his...
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