Poetry Blog by Shirley Smothers

Altars to the God's Shape Poem

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Altars To the Gods

 

I once

saw an

altar built

to honor a

God. Which

God I do not know.

The day was overcast

and threatened rain. The

years and the elements had

wrecked havoc on this altar. A

mouse scurried across this crumbling

stone. A bird of prey swooped down and

carried away this small creature. A...

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Rain

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Raining
The sun is still
Shining

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2-4-2RainSun

Metaphor, Acrostic

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Hope is like

A bird that

Perches in the soul.

Passes time

Yearning for adventure.

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Forgot to Water

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I

forgot

to water

my writing

so now many

words have

fallen
to

the

ground

 

 

OH

             the

 

 

                                           Shame                                                          

 

                                                                                        ...

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Humorous versePoemShape

Advice in Four word lines, or less.

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Take care of Yourself.
Just love Yourself.
Just follow Your heart.
Don't over think problems.

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