Drone232
Joined: Mar 2022

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Catholic, high-functioning autistic, husband, almost father, table-top role-player, sometimes baker

Submitted Poems 100 total

My Good Hand Plays God

My thumb & index finger

  frame a zero, then an 8

sleeping on its side, & I say,

  Leonardo, show me how

the miraculous scapula

  moves like a torn wing

half-fused, barely unstuck,

  & a life dares to lift off.

Floating...

by YUSEF KOMUNYAKAA

added by Drone232
1 day ago

Elephant Armageddon

They return to the site whence they came with eyes tearful,
with psalms trumpeting the air.
They stand ever so watchful;
guarding the graves of their ghosts and their kind.
They shall not forget. They shall not want.
They lie down in...

by Gerard Malanga

added by Drone232
2 days ago

The Chambered Nautilus

This is the ship of pearl, which, poets feign,
Sails the unshadowed main,—
The venturous bark that flings
On the sweet summer wind its purpled wings
In gulfs enchanted, where the Siren sings,
And coral reefs lie bare,
Where the cold sea-maids...

by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.

added by Drone232
4 days ago

Biography for the Use of Birds

I was born in the century of the death of the rose
when the motor had already driven out the angels.
Quito watched as the last stagecoach rolled away,
and at its passing the trees ran past in perfect order,
and also the hedges and houses of new...

by JORGE CARRERA ANDRADE

added by Drone232
4 days ago

The Same City

The rain falling on a night

  in mid-December,
I pull to my father’s engine

  wondering how long I’ll remember
this. His car is dead. He connects

  jumper cables to his battery,
then to mine without looking in

  at...

by Terrance Hayes

added by Drone232
7 days ago

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I did not author the poem, I only post them to fill up poetry.com's repository.

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The letters are missing!

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I don't know. I just look for poems online and post them. Fill up the repository. It is a nice poem, though.

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Oh, it's not my poem. I only heard of the author today. I'm just copy-pasting poems I don't see on poetry.com to fill out the website.

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