Posts tagged ‘humanity’

February 6, 2018

Wish for Wings

by braveandrecklessblog

you stand with your back to me

vulnerable

silent

I, transfixed

by how your wings attach

to blades of shoulders

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February 6, 2018

Judgement Day

by Nick Anthony

When He came down from the heavens above,
We welcomed Him, arms wide open with love.
We showered our God with adoration
And eagerly sought His revelation.

Prostrated before His magnificence
In an attempted rite of recompense
Under the golden throne of creation,
We prayed for everlasting salvation,

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December 21, 2017

My Old Book of Poetry & Prose.

by Bipolar Opposites

Please, feel free to help an aspiring artist, writer, poet, and musician achieve his lifelong destiny for success. Thanks in advance. Kyle T. Dibert’s Book of Poetry

September 26, 2017

Something’s Off

by Nick Anthony

Outside the temple,
Starving homeless beg for food
While monks drive mopeds.

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September 13, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

Cotton candy clouds
Symbol of Life on the verge

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September 12, 2017

~ Haiku Cyclet

by ladyliterati

~  Haiku Cyclet

 

Hyperbolic lines

Ratings rant out truthfulness

News media mill

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August 5, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

~ Haiku
Humbled fir bowing

Winter whips with a vengeance

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August 2, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

Beneath the surface

Collective consciousness sparks

Deja-vu moments

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July 15, 2017

~ Haiku Cyclet

by ladyliterati

~ Haiku Cyclet

I

 

Stretching, Dawn yawned

Light plays upon horizons

Sirens seeking sailors

II

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July 12, 2017

~ Deep 

by ladyliterati

Beautiful, unique Jagged pieces of

Who we are

Who we are meant to be
As life carves our existence

Respecter of none
O’Prunty

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June 10, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

~ Haiku
Uprooted Oak tree

Broken branches lie, decay

Roots lost to the winds
O’Prunty
6/10/17
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May 30, 2017

~ Greed

by ladyliterati

~ Greed
When Greed the heart does consume

Logic finds no room

Distorted – nay, falsehoods – proclaimed

From forked tongues without restrain

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May 28, 2017

Grace, Not Perfection

by Angela Umphers Rueger

Perfection’s highly
overrated. Give me grace
to let myself live,

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May 24, 2017

Non-believer

by pranabaxom

I believe in the goodness of humanity
Believe that dawn will follow night surely
Believe in all things beautiful
Though the world is full of misery
Believe in  oneness of mankind, disappearance
Of artificial boundaries dividing us
Believe one day we shall overcome, and
Win our fight against eradication of crippling diseases
Believe we will be able to stop all abuses and exploitation

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May 9, 2017

The Whomans!

by Tanya

All the while I thought
Why She had some?
Why He had all?
Both He and She were Humans..

All the while I thought
Why Whites were favoured?
Why Darks were abhorred?
Both Whites and Darks were Humans..

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May 4, 2017

~ Pieces of You, of Me

by ladyliterati

~ Pieces of You, of, Me

.
There is no time limit to grief

Just shock, horror, disbelief

And “well doers” seek a smile

Insisting grief is but a little while

But this cannot possibly be true;

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April 15, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

~ Haiku
.
Watershed moment

Before, after, her demise

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April 14, 2017

The World of the Day!

by Tanya

I wondered what the world meant..
Was it the love that people spread?
Or is it the hatred which actually stands?

It’s love, they said,
Which linked all in this den.
But there stood hungry men,
Who craved for the blood of these men!

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February 14, 2017

~ Being Human

by ladyliterati

 

“Strive as we might, our humanity keeps us from perfection -that great illusion – And it is our humanity that tortures our thoughts when a “mistake” has been made. A mistake is paid for once, yet, our humanity guilts us, shames us, ’til we bankrupt our souls, still, believing we can obtain the unattainable…the perfect”… O’Prunty 2/13/17

February 5, 2017

~ Death Holds No Victory Here…

by ladyliterati

~ Death Has No Victory

.
We are all a composite

Of that which came before

The good, the bad,

Sadness, happiness, galore
The efforts of our ancestors

Still cling within our bones

Tis why we have no answers

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February 5, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

~ Haiku
Family tree stands tall

Some branches no longer exist

Shoots of new ones, little ones

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January 23, 2017

~ Haiku

by ladyliterati

Crucible of thought

The unanswered question, why?

Darkness envelopes

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January 3, 2017

Stereotyped Humanity

by newrana

stereotyped-humanity

 

Photo: Pixabay

December 8, 2016

Protest

by dinamicdynasty

In my minds eye I protest,

Protest about the ever growing voilence of our world.

Protest about the ever growing pain.

I open my mouth to speak

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November 30, 2016

Culture

by newrana

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Culture       is       a       fence,

fixed     with     giant     stems

and    sharp     barbed   wires

of beliefs, norms and values,

to      set    me     an    insider

and  you  a   bloody  outsider.

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November 27, 2016

So Kind Guru

by newrana

A jungle was his head

for lies to hide;

no brush ever touched

his teeth too wide.

His rough-edged feet

feared no thorns;

his shorts and shirt

clung ever to his bones.

 

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November 26, 2016

Sacrifice

by ladyliterati

My love has nowhere to go

No destination

Held fast within my being

My very core

Trapped…unseen

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November 23, 2016

~Soul Searching

by ladyliterati

In a parallel universe
My loved ones still guide
Though somewhere beyond the
Ether, they reside

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