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I Am a Poet and An Artist

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    owlsarntwhattheyseem owlsarntwhattheyseem 26-30, M Nov 28, 2015

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    Let's Play A Game

    Let your ears and your eyes play nasty tricks and maybe finally, then you'll get your kicks and you can play in the yard with stones and sticks and you can watch with a laugh as her thick blood drips let your ears and your eyes play nasty tricks and maybe finally, then...
    CrispsandLicorice CrispsandLicorice 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 25, 2012

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    Some music to paint to,

    artist. In fear every day, every evening, He calls her aloud from above, Carefully watched for a reason, Painstaking devotion and love, Surrendered to self preservation, From others who care for themselves. A blindness that touches perfection, But hurts just like anything else...
    AndreiTarkovsky AndreiTarkovsky 26-30, M 2 Responses May 12, 2014

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    Always Avoid Cliches Like The Plague

    I am forty eight years old For forty years I have felt knowingly ashamed Every day This is not a poem Its just the truth
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2013

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    Broken Pieces (slam Poem)

    Love obeys no rules it can break the law in many ways and often does. Love can steal your heart and freely say I committed no crime! For loves not alone in it's guilt I shouldn't have been so willing, I shouldn't have been so trusting, I shouldn't have been so naive to...
    VirginPoet VirginPoet 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2009

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    I'm A Poet

    I'm a poet,Guess what!I'm an artist too,Put the two together,You'll get a book!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 30, 2011

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    Sleeve

    I am the snot on the sleeve, the spit on the chin The pill in your system that eats deep with in.
    fecall fecall 36-40, M Aug 22, 2012

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    The Painting

    There was a woman more loved by one man than by all men on earth. He sang to her many love songs, He wrote her of his love in the most beautiful poetry that was a pleasure just to speak aloud. Even the worlds greatest poets envied his works. When spoke the words formed...
    VirginPoet VirginPoet 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2009

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    Smoke And Ash

    I've imagined you standing before me looking into my eyes as deeply as I look into yours. And with one kiss I am entirely yours... Your hands all over my body discovering the undiscovered. My heart racing My breath trying to catch up. I am overcome by wild and heavy...
    VirginPoet VirginPoet 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2009

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    I am a poet and conceptual artist,

    and I have decided to devote my life entirely to my true calling. Please help me by sharing the following link or by contributing yourself. Much appreciated! https://orstory.tilt.com/a-home-for-the-creators-of-orstory
    yeshuja yeshuja 31-35, M Jan 27, 2015

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    Remains

    We pulled through the gates, past the caretaker’s office and made the slow deliberate drive to my fathers’ grave. This was to be my first visit to the cemetery. The year since his passing, my mother had kept dad’s ashes in a beautiful blue marble box. I was a...
    Burk28 Burk28 46-50 1 Response Jul 14, 2009

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    Hey , for those of you

    who love dark art and poetry , it would be great if you could checkout my work and tell me what you think. http://laila12345.deviantart.com/gallery/
    Theworldismyhell Theworldismyhell 13-15, F Jul 22, 2014

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    The Craftsmen (a Poem)

    You cannot count the pieces of a broken heart nor can you mend it. Once shattered like fine glass no matter the skill and no matter how gentle the fingers of the craftsmen there will always be flaws left unamended. And you cannot count their tears for they are as many...
    VirginPoet VirginPoet 26-30, F Oct 31, 2009

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    The Last Time

    This is just one of the many poems I've written. I've got to say, the rhyming comes naturally to me... but this poem isn't especially one of my favourites... enjoy anyway! ~ Treat me like a child as if I deserve a sticker for putting my heart out just to watch your...
    CrispsandLicorice CrispsandLicorice 16-17, F Jan 23, 2012

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    A Return of the Lost?

    She intrigued him. So he listened, she spoke to him of redemption, she spoke to him of deliverance... But mostly she spoke to him of the everlasting love And the fool reached out for her... even knowing himself beyond such things even recognizing the lie of it all ever...
    Elf Elf 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 21, 2008

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    A Sea Of Love (poem)

    The darkness surrounds her like the cloak of eternal night. The air is thick and cool, The smell of the sea fills her lungs, The taste of salt upon her tongue she wonder's weather its the water or the tears shes cried. And despite the madness around her she longs for her...
    VirginPoet VirginPoet 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 31, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    This is earl. I made him out of a bunch of materials I harvested from some of the junk people throw away and some wire from my friends burned down garage. His head was a clamp from...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    This is one of my favorite songs. When I listen to it. I think about her. I remember the two nights I had with her. What they meant to me.When the dark wood fell before meAnd all...
    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet 41-45, M 5 hrs ago

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    I don't care about what I draw. if it shows I have some sorta of skill in what I'm doing I will show it off. to me being a artist is like being a lawyer.
    luv2pee23 luv2pee23 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Hi there ^~^ Well... i am not an artist myself and apologize if this isnt the right group to request but Im looking for someone who can draw/help make my fursona, I do not have...
    Dominii Dominii 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    i went to college for fine art and graphic design. it was mostly doing art on the computer however in illustrator and photoshop. i love looking at pictures, graphic design, and...
    sunriseinmyeyes sunriseinmyeyes 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I drew Harley Quinn, but I just copied it from another artist, if anyone knows who painted this first I would like to know because I want to give him the credits, thank you:)
    Anon0070 Anon0070 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Sometimes when I want to write I sit back and think of all the wars I had to fight And pull from that negativity to make art Poetic justice straight from my heart Where should I...
    akaShaun akaShaun 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    " a joke your life is a joke your face is a joke and it's call cause you're a joke and your mommy and daddy are both a joke. jokes fkin jokes and giving birth to ugly arse jokes...
    knap22030 knap22030 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Easily Distracted Concentrate! I have to concentrate. This is important, this poem. A poem about poetry. I have to do this, I CAN do this. Oh, look, a butterfly! I love...
    TexasGrandpa TexasGrandpa 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    Uhhhhggg.... Valentines day is fast approaching... so I figured I'd start working on some poetry... all that romantical crap and stuff...
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester 41-45, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I want to be where your bare foot walks, because maybe before you step, you’ll look at the ground. I want that blessing. I open and fill with love and other objects evaporate...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain 26-30, F a week ago

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    Dear Muse I think a lot about that weekend when I was with you. It brings a smile to my face when I think of it. I know I should have let it go by now but I struggle at times...
    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 30

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    As someone who is an artist for a profession, I love to see the work of others.
    KnightSolaire KnightSolaire 18-21, M Jan 30

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    Anything can be poetic. My two favorite Death Metal bands, Amon Amarth and Cannibal Corpse have two completely different writing techniques. Amon Amarth uses Norse Mythology and...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 29

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    My Friend the Poet It is but a dream Gentle poet What the world calls real For the soul knows That beauty is ageless That there is no time There are only words It is too real...
    justmerae1 justmerae1 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    I'm very new to poetry, this is just a first draft. please comment opinions and help to make it better or just any recommendations, thankyou! its 3:00 am you're sleeping she's...
    hansdc hansdc 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    If you read a poem that astonished you , Reread it, And read it for a third time , And forth It is this way the poetry should be read my friend, Forever.
    Noha4 Noha4 18-21, F Jan 26

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    I remember The day I flew you to Howarth Wing'd Angel of Poetry You followed willingly. We walked Through the wet winds of the Moors Dreamers' escape The strife of a life a World...
    Listening80 Listening80 31-35, F Jan 25

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    There is a wonderful poet here on EP... His poetry causes people to truly reflect and feel...sometimes his peorty is so raw and emotionally powerful.... I literally feel my heart...
    empath67 empath67 46-50, F Jan 25

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    When I was younger I would go to a craft show or something and be like "I could do that same thing, so why would I buy it?" But now that I'm older I like to buy things to support...
    starling156 starling156 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    ThThe world sees spots, and millions upon millions of dots, when it comes to Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. The 86-year-old “Polka Dot Princess” has just been crowned...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    I am a very creative and artistic person however, I need some help selling my items. I make clay crafts such as dragons, teddy bears, ponies and other things. I've been doing this...
    GoldenHeart69 GoldenHeart69 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 23

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    I respect them because they make life tolerable..
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 23

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    Finding original ideas in this world, is super hard. And I respect my fellow creative peeps for finding cool stuff. Keep up the good work!
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority 18-21, F Jan 22

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    OK You parcel of rogues, how will you be celebrating Burns night? I trust that you won't have to wander too many a weary foot before you tuck in to your haggis and tatties. And...
    Richlieu Richlieu 61-65, M Jan 22

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    I'm a nail artist ! I love beautify the ladies !
    amiicakes amiicakes 31-35, F Jan 21