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2016 Pirate Poems

AGAIN

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AGAIN (pirate haiku)
When she next arrives,
she carries with her the scent
of a promised land.

90 SECONDS

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90 SECONDS

90 SECONDS (pirate haiku)
Gust arrive en masse,
carrying terror, chaos,
delivering death.

REGRET

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REGRET

REGRET (pirate haiku)
In yonder log book,
words of many testify
of a crews folly.

WATER ADDICT

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WATER ADDICT

WATER ADDICT (pirate haiku)
A need is fulfilled
with every wave, ripple, splash.
And yet more is craved.

WORD WAVES

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WORD WAVES

WORD WAVES (pirate haiku)
On the upper deck,
waves of words wash overboard,
sloppy and toxic.

SHADOWS

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SHADOWS

SHADOWS (pirate haiku)
Grim-bleak prophecies
lurk beneath rusted anchors,
where time means nothing.

PENANCE

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PENANCE

PENANCE (pirate haiku)
Time served does deserve
attention, recognition.
Aye, admiration.

QUEST

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QUEST

QUEST (pirate haiku)
Silent pillaging.
Unshakeable treasure quest,
disguising deep truth.

QUESTING

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QUESTING

QUESTING (pirate haiku)
Floating far from shore.
Alone but not abandoned.
Seeking silent peace.

DESTINY

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DESTINY

DESTINY (pirate haiku)
In the stars, seek truth.
In the sky, discover lies.
Follow thy life signs.

THIRSTY

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THIRSTY

THIRSTY (pirate haiku)
No more rum on board.
Crew a-mutter, sails listless.
Seeking liquid gold.

OF COURSE

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OF COURSE

OF COURSE (pirate haiku)
Aye and we be moored,
off course on purpose of course.
This tis no island.

OFF COURSE

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OFF COURSE

OFF COURSE (pirate haiku)
Veering into flats.
Negotiating harbors.
Anchoring offshore.

RESPONSIBILITY

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RESPONSIBILITY

RESPONSIBILITY (pirate haiku)
Past, present, future,
actions shall be justified.
Or? …Consequences.

LISTEN

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LISTEN

LISTEN (pirate haiku)
To thy captain, Hark.
To yonder waves, Lend an ear.
To me, Attention.

ON COURSE

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ON COURSE

ON COURSE (pirate haiku)
In ye growing years,
ye shall discover joy, pain,
terror, sunshine, rain.

SAIL ON

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SAIL ON

SAIL ON (pirate haiku)
To reverse progress
tis nigh on impossible.
Adjust, adapt, grow.

JOURNEY10

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JOURNEY10

JOURNEY10 (pirate haiku)
There tis no end point,
no final destination.
This ship shall sail on.

JOURNEY9

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JOURNEY9

JOURNEY9 (pirate haiku)
For every story,
there are memories, truths, lies.
Some more than others.

JOURNEY8

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JOURNEY8

JOURNEY8 (pirate haiku)
One leg to the next,
a journey neverending,
a life adventure.