larrymize
Joined: Feb 2022

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larrymize   Junior Editor

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Submitted Poems 12 total

Time With Mom

I watched the two of them
Sitting on the couch.
Working a Jig-Saw puzzle,
Searching for the parts to a house.

Their gazes intent,
Glancing back and forth.
Mother and Daughter,
Searching for pieces
To contribute their worth.

Engrossed...

by Lawerence E. Mize

added by larrymize
20 days ago

AMERICA STOP!

America...Stop!
You're coming apart at the seams.
Your people are dying.
Can't you hear their screams?

You help others abroad
In their desperate hours,
While ignoring your people,
Who hide and cower.

They hide from the bullets
Flying...

by Lawerence E. Mize

added by larrymize
24 days ago

Poor Ukraine

Saw the bodies
Just lumps on the ground
Destroyed buildings
Debris all around

The war is with us
As we watch safe in our homes
With no dying children
Mothers left alone

The images are graphic
The scenes surreal
As Ukrainians flee
And...

by Lawerence E. Mize

added by larrymize
1 month ago

Agent Orange

Living on borrowed time.
Always wondering,
How many days left...
Are mine.

I'm a dead man walking.
A living corpse as cold as the grave.
Got blood thinners and nitro tabs
To make my heart behave.

It's no big thing.
Just my dumb luck.
...

by Lawerence E. Mize

added by larrymize
2 months ago

Poor Ukraine

Saw the bodies
Just lumps on the ground
Destroyed buildings
Debris all around

The war is with us
As we watch safe in our homes
With no dying children
Mothers left alone

The images are graphic
The scenes surreal
As Ukrainians flee
And...

by Lawerence E. Mize

added by larrymize
2 months ago

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That's for the tip.

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Really liked the imagery in this poem.

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