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  • Rookie R.k. Cowles (2/25/2013 1:09:00 PM) Post reply
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    I have nowpublished two poetry books about colors. A third soon at http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/rkcowles

  • Rookie - 15 Points Rasheed Dawodu (2/20/2013 1:36:00 PM) Post reply

    How good are u with satire?Enjoy.

    How To Kill A Rat

    A rat; an animal larger than a mouse.
    With large ears and pointed snout,
    A dangerous one.
    It lives in human habitation,
    Though survives in different adaptation.

    A rat, a faithful company,
    Lives with you and dines from you.
    Here and there,
    Helter skelter,
    It never stays away from you.

    Sometimes you wonder:
    A creature, seemingly harmless and innocent
    Could gnaw through wooden planks,
    Causing major damages
    Yet leaving no trails on its tail.

    A nocturnal animal, of course
    Darkness accommodates so many evils
    As the day reveals the damages.
    So patient, so cunning;
    Attributes of this great company.
    A rat indeed!

    It is found everywhere,
    Even a clean home appeals to a rat.
    Cant it just leave it peaceful?
    I ask.
    Oh! How I hate it!

    Hurt, embittered, betrayed,
    Knowing for sure it's a rat's doing.
    Smash it?Hit it?Burn it?
    How to kill a rat,
    I become curious.

    Lo! How to kill a rat:
    You bait it,
    Pretend you are not paying attention,
    Feed her with her favorite meal,
    For in what she does best
    Lies her end,
    Her agony.
    Abdulrasheed Dawodu

  • Rookie Eyo Justice Ellis (2/13/2013 6:21:00 PM) Post reply

    Hello beautiful people! I just updated my profile on poem hunter and added some poems to my profile. Please read, like, and comment on my poems. you could also send me messages and share your poems with me. it would a great pleasure reading, and writing poetry with you.

  • Rookie Dave Morehouse (1/31/2013 3:11:00 PM) Post reply

    Postcard Poems and Prose is a fledgling zine that features an intersect of authors and art in a 4x6 format. Our mission is here: http://postcardpoemsandprose.wordpress.com/about/ and we welcome submissions that meet our guidelines. Feel free to look around or use the Contact link to send me an email. Regards, Dave.

  • Rookie - 10 Points Jagmeet Singh (1/28/2013 11:04:00 AM) Post reply

    I'm not a Not a proffesional poet, but like to write poems as a hobby.
    According to my colleagues they are well written.

    When i read other old but gold poets' poems, so difficult language
    is used and most were boring.My poems are easy to understand
    and full of fun.
    so enjoy reading and comment on my poems as many as you like.

  • Rookie Devin Rai (1/25/2013 12:30:00 PM) Post reply

    Hey, Fellow poets, I am Devin Rai, new to this site. I just submitted my poem, " My last five minutes" . It's about regrets and worries you have when your times comes. I hope you all will like it. And feel free to present your views on my poem. It'll will be of great help.
    Thanks.

  • Rookie Greg Dennison (1/10/2013 1:18:00 PM) Post reply

    Hello everyone, please read some of my work and send me your thoughts, criticism, praise, etc. I welcome your honest feedback. Thank you for your time and have a happy and safe 2013.

  • Rookie - 39 Points Jetty J Newnham (1/4/2013 10:49:00 AM) Post reply

    hello I hope your well. I have just read your poem I found very touching, I for one felt myself thinking long after I read it Thank you. If you read mine I would welcome any comments. Or anything you feel. I wish you well Jeff

  • Rookie Clinton Ekeh (1/3/2013 5:52:00 PM) Post reply

    hey folks, just to solicit for your spare time if you don't mind, to go through some of my poems in here,
    thanks

  • Rookie - 39 Points Jetty J Newnham (12/29/2012 5:03:00 PM) Post reply

    I invite you all to read 2 new poems Buddha love & Labels thank you Jetty

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