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    The Life That Once Was (my Poem)

    i don't got much money but you don't have to look down give me a nickel so i could turn around as my pain didn't mean nothing in my face your money you was counting walking by with a laugh so loudly but with this nickel i made it into something stand still, i'm coming...
    joe0ner joe0ner 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 28, 2009

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    Okay so I had my first exam today and I felt like I did terribly. I went home and the first thing I did was write a poem about how I feel...its how I deal. Failure Monumental...
    peacekeeper15 peacekeeper15 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 16

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    My demon stood with me He who took all i had from me, Who had stolen away from me Family, Joy and Peace. I sought help from my savior, Christ, Praying for strength, begging for...
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    You, to me, is as the wind grazed upon the land.... I, to thee, lay boldly before the heavenly sky by dusk til dawn With my arms, legs and heart vulnerable to exposure My Earthly...
    IntomeYousee IntomeYousee 36-40, F 6 hrs ago

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    I love poetry ways to get my message across and be creative
    Diamond1029 Diamond1029 16-17, F 8 hrs ago

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    In Memory of W. B. Yeats By W. H. Auden, I He disappeared in the dead of winter: The brooks were frozen, the airports almost deserted, And snow disfigured the public statues...
    PersephoneStardust PersephoneStardust 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    silence it's so peaceful, almost like a game of charades, beauty is in the eyes of the beholder, hear with your eyes, yet see with your ears, it's so peaceful, silent, beautiful...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    Forever The time has come, to disregard aged bitterness, The period is here to forget remorse. Time seemed to be my enemy for so long, Perpetual reassigned perception – aged...
    Qwert143 Qwert143 22-25 Oct 30

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    I have been known to write down words And often make them rhyme. It seems to be the thing I do, To occupy my time. Sometimes there are words of hope, But often they are sad...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M Oct 31

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    Once on a starlit night, We decided to take a flight. The departure took place throughout winter, While each one kept from getting a splinter. Getting wood stuck beneath one's...
    Jrock91 Jrock91 22-25, M Nov 4

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    As seen through clouded eyes; A world full of wonder. Never truly seen, Stuck always somewhere in between. A false representation of a subjective experience. What is beauty to a...
    KnaisGuy KnaisGuy 22-25, M Nov 10

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    I love song writing. I write songs everyday. It's funny though I claimed to be upset and devoured by depression , no one tried to help me or even acknowledge or even believed me...
    internallybroken internallybroken 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The Window Pain High heels, tap tap tapping, cars whooshing, kids laughing All these things, come to haunt me, through the window pain Busses struggling, up the hill...
    charnwood charnwood 61-65 a week ago

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    I never used to like poetry but when my mentor sat me down about how I can experience new things to find my true talent, I gave in. So I stumbled across the first poem I ever wrote...
    Tattooheartxd Tattooheartxd 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    All alone in an empty room nothing left but the memories of when, I had my best friend. I don't know how we ended up here I don't know but it's never been so clear We made a...
    DexterPyro DexterPyro 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 10

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    I have a family member who has been a member of EP for a few months now. She was telling me today after the Thanksgiving Day noon meal at my home that she thought I would like to...
    oldernudistwifeandmom oldernudistwifeandmom 51-55, F 50 mins ago

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    The Fog Trekking through a wasteland Of thoughts desires and dreams Head down and keeping the course Or so I had thought it seemed. But as I suddenly look up I know now I am...
    ChefBri3030 ChefBri3030 31-35, M Nov 7

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    I've discovered Yusef Komunyakaa as a result of an assignment for my American Poetry class. Really digging his work! Wanted to share one of his poems... My Father's Love Letters...
    SittingIdle SittingIdle 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Mixed Messages I offer her a glass of water, I tell her that she needs it, she tells me I must be blind, that her heart's breaking but I can't see it... She was just at the bar...
    AaronLA AaronLA 31-35, M Oct 27

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    Mixed Messages I offer her a glass of water, I tell her that she needs it, she tells me I must be blind, that her heart's breaking but I can't see it... She was just at the bar...
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    Qui me donnera des Ailes (part 1) A lonely witness of a small crime He smashed the door to the office he would search to Rob In panic he and I both rushed Him to the scene...
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    Title: Hopeful Days. Flames culling crunches upon the snowy castle, twirling calmness crashing down into the ground. Pink snowflakes blown through the Snow Queen, villages and...
    Sarode Sarode 18-21, M Nov 7

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    I don't write much poetry. I have just never really found the creative edge needed to write good poetry, but I do appreciate good poetry. Right now I am reading Pale Fire by...
    heapograss heapograss 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 8

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    When I was 11 years old...back in 2005...I had a near death and out of body experience one day. It was a cold, cloudy, and blustery Saturday afternoon back in November 2005. I was...
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    I usually don't like poetry because people who write it sounds stupid to me sometimes. Saying **** like "the wind was just an echo from my soul" that kinda poetry ****** me off...
    Wynnieskye Wynnieskye 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    There is something very poetic about the scars and the healing wounds on my hands and arms. I am still unsure if they're signs of weakness or courage. To those outside the place I...
    hauntedforeveralways hauntedforeveralways 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    Ever since the age of 10 I've always expressed myself through writing. Rather its in poetry, short stories, or long narrative stories. I don't really like to talk about how I feel...
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    My demon stood with me He who took all i had from me, Who had stolen away from me Family, Joy and Peace. I sought help from my savior, Christ, Praying for strength, begging for...
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    I wrote this one many years ago: Silent Victor Sunlight and laughter spill down the halls, bouncing off walls; the ancient call casts a warm, softly luminescent glow across the...
    Tterbow Tterbow 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    I was introduced to poetry when I was 6. Miss.Sugarman. My teacher. Used to take us for one session a week. For nearly forty years I'd wondered about 'Sir Brian. Sir Brian. As bold...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 6

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    I love poetry I write poetry my self but I want to hear someone's poetry :)
    3eyes19 3eyes19 18-21, M Nov 6

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    Alrighty, here's a poem I wrote. It's about the realizations I've come across by surrounding myself with a crowd of people for a year.. it all started out by attending some weekly...
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    On the beach, on the beach So far out of reach and yet I touch you In my mind, in my mind, I've yet to find someone who makes me feel the way you do... Like a shoe, like a glove...
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    A HAaunting House Down a little country road Sits a house where no one lives It always seems to stare at me Like a love who can't forgive A ghostly curtain flutters Through...
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    in a world in a world where i could have been anything i choose to be nothing in all the years leading up to that point through all the roles i had imagined the desires i had...
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    in a world in a world where i could have been anything i choose to be nothing in all the years leading up to that point through all the roles i had imagined the desires i had...
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    I performed at a poetry slam last night and shared a spoken word I wrote about loving yourself and overcoming obstacles. At the end someone approached me with tears in their eyes...
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