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_feral
_feral
Thought Provoker
United Kingdom
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Poetry Contest

write a minimalist poem in 13 words

yes thirteen words is all i need
... so go absolutely fucking wild people.



rules:
-topic is free reign
-13 words max
-technical language doesn't equal brownie points
... also i don't fancy getting a dictionary out
-no pump'n'dump erotica
-one entry per poet
-two weeks
- most importantly have a fucking blast



Northern_Soul
Northern_Soul
-Missy-
Dangerous Mind
United Kingdom
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Coastal

 

England  
is not built †
on sand  

but on rocks  
echoing our
holy bones

 
 
Written by Northern_Soul (-Missy-)
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Tallen
Tallen
earth_empath
Tyrant of Words
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Love this first entry -- i might definitely be back!!

_feral
_feral
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United Kingdom
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A_Failed_Artist
A_Failed_Artist
Thought Provoker
United States
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Peace

Peace is never an easy target.

It requires love and deleting your Facebook.
Written by A_Failed_Artist
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Razzerleaf
Razzerleaf
Fire of Insight
United Kingdom
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Meat by osmosis

Butcher shop
slops, brushed
down the ginnel.
 
Vegan slips
in her flip flops.
Written by Razzerleaf
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InNomine
InNomine
Twisted Dreamer
United States
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nuclei

  
you gave enough  
didnít want your blood  
 
but halle-fuckin-lujah  
least itís red again
Written by InNomine
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MadameLavender
MadameLavender
Guardian of Shadows
United States
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Lab Tech-ery

One drop of blood, and
I know everything about you,
through my microscope....
Written by MadameLavender
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VirgiliusMaro
VirgiliusMaro
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America

Turmoil
a raging sea  
capsizing our democracy

or  

washing anew our †
sacred prophecy  
 
Written by VirgiliusMaro
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_feral
_feral
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thank you for the awesome entries so far you beautiful beans, some real stingers in here 😎

come on folks i know you're out there 🤗

Valeriyabeyond
Valeriyabeyond
Dhyana
Dangerous Mind
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Age of Wisdom

embrace pain,

own

its memory

wisdom

creates such

 beautiful

 lines on your

 face
Written by Valeriyabeyond (Dhyana)
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slipalong
slipalong
Fire of Insight
United Kingdom
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Joined 1st Jan 2018
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The poets stanza

Entrapment, confined creativity
tied feet, pen and mind
blank pros , path to liberty
Written by slipalong
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Grace
Grace
Idryad
Guardian of Shadows
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I, Dryad

picking alphabets off the air
forming words
no one understand

I am created.
Written by Grace (Idryad)
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russell_snow
russell_snow
Twisted Dreamer
United States
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Lower Highs and Lower Lows

Rainbow sliding
Down I go, smiling
Lo and behold;
Empty pot of gold
Written by russell_snow
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_feral
_feral
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thank you for your entries you beautiful people 🤗


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