Max Reif Poems

Hit Title Date Added
91.
Circus Visions

A young woman balances
en pointe on one foot
atop a man’s head.
Then gracefully, she
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92.
Gettysburg*

1.

We grew up taking America for granted,
America, land of plenty
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93.
Delmar Loop Revelation

He opened the apartment
door and I went in
and plunged
into an Ocean. My life
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94.
(007june2 07) Forehead Shitzky

How can a person feel arrogant?
Even the most powerful of us
can see everyone else's face
but his own.
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95.
(......12aug5) The Poet Defends His Integrity In A Dream

I'm at a high school,
or more likely the
community college,
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96.
To Mother

1

In this morning's dream, you lived
in an elegant, old high-rise
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97.
Proposal To Outlaw The Word 'Love' In Poems (A Mean Poem?)

I believe in Love,
But the word 'love',
When it occurs in a poem
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98.
The Image Of Perfection (Sonnet)

A day of balmy, vast, blue, cloudless sky,
and I, a traveler, sitting in my car,
survey the world stretched out before my eye
with time to journey to where wishes are,
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99.
Fishing For Poems

I love to go fishing for poems,
out into the world with no agenda
and follow my nose, walk or drive
or sometimes even dance
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100.
The Poet As Addict (A Sea Chanty From The Seas Of Life)

This addiction is gettin' costly.
I knew it consumed me time.
Now it's taking me money too, mates.
Aye, me pockets are emptied by rhyme!
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