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Dunbar's "Sweet Rose of Virtue" translation

Dunbar's "Sweet Rose of Virtue" translation

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Sweet Rose of Virtueby William Dunbarloose translation byMichael R. BurchSweet rose of virtue and of gentleness,delightful lily of youthful wantonness..
Rilke translation of "The Panther"

Rilke translation of "The Panther"

A Story by Michael R. Burch


The Pantherby Rainer Maria Rilkeloose translation/interpretation by Michael R. BurchHis weary vision's so overwhelmed by iron bars,his exhausted eyes ..
As hours pass, beyond the stairs I wait

As hours pass, beyond the stairs I wait

A Poem by Rana Adalwolfa Simon


A rewrite of my drunk sonnet I posted a couple days ago.
The Persistence of a Memory of Apricot Shampoo

The Persistence of a Memory of Apricot Shampoo

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


The Persistence of a Memory of Apricot Shampooby Michael R. BurchFor all that I remembered, I forgother name, her face, the reason that we loved...and..
From the Ashes

From the Ashes

A Poem by Adam M. Snow


From the ashes we will rise, from the pits of our demise and victorious we will reign, with freedom over pain.
Hearthside

Hearthside

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


HearthsidebyMichael R. Burch“When you are old and grey and full of sleep...”―W. B. YeatsFor all that we professed of love, we knewth..
Wander Not, Your Journey Somber

Wander Not, Your Journey Somber

A Poem by Adam M. Snow


Wander not, your journey somber, wrought yourself this day to remember. The treacherous path you dare not go; it is true the coming crow.
A Place For Me

A Place For Me

A Poem by Mearra Reynolds


A poem about the beauty of nature and the hopes of finding a place where I could let go of all my worries and stress.
I pine for your touch

I pine for your touch

A Poem by Rana Adalwolfa Simon


A sonnet written in 5 minutes while fairly drunk.
wuthering heights

wuthering heights

A Poem by Alan


o, woman, brooding, you beautiful thingyou king of all things you tower overme how can i take you over you’ll swingmy way one day i’ll tak..
sonnet XXII

sonnet XXII

A Poem by Alan


here i am! bang my fists on the table,ne’er gonna blink again kinda crazygive it all! i know you’re still capabletie me up with your long ..
Come!

Come!

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Come!by Michael R. BurchWill you come to visit my grave, I wonder,in the season of lightning, the season of thunder,when I have lain so long in the in..
Mayflies

Mayflies

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Mayfliesby Michael R. Burchafter A. E. HousmanThese standing stones have stood the test of timebut who are you―and what are you―and why?As..
Hoy Entre Todos

Hoy Entre Todos

A Poem by Richard Parker


You may find today to be somewhat of A much more difficult an endeavor To remember those that which we love Have passed before us, is hard to weath..
To Please the Poet

To Please the Poet

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


To Please The Poetby Michael R. BurchTo please the poet, words must dance --staccato, brisk, a two-step:so!Or waltz in elegance to timeof music -- mil..
Sonnet: To Please The Poet

Sonnet: To Please The Poet

A Poem by Michael R. Burch


Sonnet: To Please The PoetbyMichael R. Burchfor poets who still write in meter and rhymeTo please the poet, words must dance―staccato, brisk, a ..
To Thus Remember Thee

To Thus Remember Thee

A Poem by The Half-blood Poet


A love poem for someone I used to love...
Nightmare Walk-Through

Nightmare Walk-Through

A Poem by kevinjboconnor


Nightmare Walk-ThroughA congregation of mice lie scalded,drowned in a pool of coffee.The bedroom used for trade and productionbetrays a scent of smoke..
Autumn Song

Autumn Song

A Poem by kevinjboconnor


Autumn SongWhose language do you desire,that of the leaves or stars?A restless moon bursts forth in technicolor,and the blithe sun predominates,neithe..