Yusef Komunyakaa's speaker attempts to examine and dramatize the character flaw called "pride," but its failed personification renders the deadly sin a flat odiousness of unrealized character.
A little addition to some of the popular Mother Goose Nursery Rhymes
I wrote this poem with no message in mind. It is just a little bit of randomness and the need to write something.. anything!
As the capital city of Scotland Edinburgh has enjoyed many royal visits from its reigning monarch in modern times. But probably none so remarkable than that of the state occasion of the arrival of King George IV to the city in 1822.
I did! I did! I did tee a twitter @! Do you Twitter? Or perhaps know someone who does? If so, you may already be familiar with the now-legendary success of actor, author, director, game show host, and all-around celebrity Stephen Fry in...
The flippant and flawed piece, "The Hymn of a Fat Woman," puts on display the cluelessness of a speaker who tries to excuse her own corpulence by demeaning slim women saints.
A retort by a writer about his frustration at writing poetry in rhyme. Constant attempts that fail miserably force him to write this sarcastic explanation of his failure at this art form.
Barbara Guest's poem "A Way of Being" epitomizes the length to which the inferiority of language sometimes spills kernels of ancient attitudes that threaten to mock and ridicule.
A break through Hip-Hop duo is taking the music world by storm. In an astonishing turn of events a prison Doc and a prisoner have teamed up to create a new act. Their first single ' Yo Daisy -M' is said to be born out of one of the singer's heart break. Red neck 'man in the can' Pig Sty says of his...
A few nonsense poems that I hope will bring a smile, or tickle your funny bone. WARNING! Contains some adult humor.