Quarkoala

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Quarkoala (United States) published:

Three Days

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Three days.
In three days, the competition entries are due.
In three days, I must submit my poem, "Red."
A poem which does not make the meaning clear,
but yet a poem which seems to work well the way it is,
provided the reader already knows the meaning.
And I realize now that it is not meant to be alone,
that it needs more poems so that the meaning,
the meaning of red,
comes across.
My collection of poems about...

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2 days ago

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Quarkoala (United States) published:

Blue

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I feel blue sometimes,
not because I have lost hope;
because I face facts.
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2 days ago

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Quarkoala (United States) published:

Red

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition: 2021


Red
Life can be red sometimes
Exhale red air
Inhale red air
Exhale redder air
Inhale redder air
Exhale even redder air
Red
Life can be red sometimes
Red can be passionate
Red can be worn out
Red can be ambitious
Red can be disappointing
Red can be optimistic
Red can be shining
Red can be exhausted
Red can be furious
Red can be smiling
Red can be life
Red
Life can be red sometimes
An unknown red
With unknown...
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Quarkoala (United States) liked Hope Is Just Despair From a Different Angle by Emily Jasmine (United Kingdom)

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Quarkoala (United States) published:

The Free Market

PROMPT: Forward Backward


the free market is perfect
and don't go around saying that
the market needs to be regulated
any regulation is communist
don't tell me that
you are not communist
if you support social programs

if you work hard in the free market
you will become rich without exception
let's not pretend that
you still deserve your needs
if you don't work hard
and are not already rich
if you can't get a job to work hard in
it might not...
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