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I Find Expressing Myself Through Poetry Is Really the Only Way

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    My Story. Opening The Tabs Of My Mind.

    My story. Opening the tabs of my mind. The child survives the monster, the pump house, the closet, the bathtub, the screaming, the fear, the fear, the fear. Be still. Be very quiet....disappear. You don't have to hurt. You can watch from afar. The darkness is my peace. The...
    ktyler713 ktyler713 46-50, F Aug 5, 2012

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    When I Made The First Cut

    When i made the first cut not once did i think "what am i doing? ****!" It was over in a blink of a tear filled eye I look at it content none could spy i now was spent oh so drained i just wish someone could maybe have explained that i had gone past the "normal" line i coudnt...
    GyalBetterKnow GyalBetterKnow 13-15, F Feb 19, 2011

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    I Don'T Know Who You Are...

    I don't know who you are or what you are look like. I can't imagine where our paths will meet. But I know for sure we will meet. Although I don't know you just yet...I know I need you badly until we meet I dream of you freeing me from society, expectations, from myself even. Long...
    4everlost23 4everlost23 22-25, F May 10, 2013

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    Life Saving At Times

    It's Saved my Life Countless times. If not For writing I probably would Have done somthing really Stupid! Thank god I am Good At .
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F Aug 2, 2008

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    Poems and Life...

    Sometimes I feel like when i write my poems and they're about a specific thing it's like I've told my story to someone so that way if I was afraid to tell them to their face what I needed to say at least I said it...in some variation at least.
    orchidmoon orchidmoon 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2009

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    The Real Me

    you may feel you know me so well but the real me will never tell you may think im happy and well put together but the real me has more problems then ever you may feel that i have no fears but im just great at hiding my tears
    liltia liltia 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 8, 2009

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    Since I Am No Musician

    I express my feeling through poetry. Deep complex feelings that cannot be merely expressed by saying "I feel X". I haven't written any for over a year... but I feel like I may need to start again soon. Feeling strange inside...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M Jul 28, 2011

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    Gone In The blink Of An Eye

                              you were once there but now your not             ...
    liltia liltia 18-21, F Dec 8, 2009

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    I am sorry i let you bleed, that i pushed you till the cuts were so deep. I gave you the blade, stood there and watched as you bleed out, i might of well have. As you slump to the...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F Jul 1

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    I have learned to simply refrain from expressing my fears and pain to her. Having them met with a silent disdain offers me no comfort or relief and no doubt adds to her discomfort...
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 6 Responses Jul 12

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    First of all, without no doubt, I love to be in love Though, couldn't tell lie, I love good sex The point is One is so hard to find, obviously for me, there is no way out Another...
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 15

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    "I Have Been told That Love Is Like A Pearl". XXOO ****When I was 9 years old I remember every Friday night was seafood night & when it was oyster night we'd be opening the shells...
    Mare1952 Mare1952 56-60, F 4 days ago

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    Its not for everyone but benzodiazepines is the only way I found weight loss really easy, its not for everyone but it it DEFINITELY works. Made me lose over 20lbs in less than 2...
    Sasha787 Sasha787 16-17, F Jul 21

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    Writing helps to create cohesion between my spirit, mind, body, and even aura. So, I express myself through writing privately, that is how I develop a stronger mind.
    Taurusedi Taurusedi 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    One can acknowledge himself only throughout The Other. Our wishes, morals, acts, virtues, judgement etc. are founded throughout the interaction with The Other. I am really proud of...
    NchK NchK 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Have you ever heard "your naked body should only belong to Thoes who fall in love with your naked soul" but why wait? What if no one falls in love with your naked soul ?
    lilasofargone lilasofargone 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I can't express myself fully. All this grief and pain is locked up inside me. I don't know what to do. I feel like I'm drowning. I have people to talk to, but I have trouble...
    tinywoman tinywoman 18-21 Jul 23

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    Is my poem any good? Please leave a comment Where do you find it? behind trees in the seas? Right behind your back Around the corner across a border? Waiting for...
    DubstepManiac12 DubstepManiac12 13-15, M 6 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Every where i go you have stained it in some way. How can i erase you, how do i forget you? My hearts not done, your footprints are everywhere i go. Memories of the good days, the...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F Jul 1

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    Driven from inside as if mechanized The source is just behind his eyes A glint of light within it's depths A burning flame forcing steps My needs the same I cannot stop She pushes...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 2

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    I think I've got separation anxiety! She's only been gone a couple of days And I find myself pacing back and forth... Back and forth, porch to kennel...kennel to porch, Howling at...
    dayvee65 dayvee65 46-50, M Jul 20

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    A muted television. My window open a crack. I disturbed my dreams by waking up. Didn't mean to. What's for breakfast? The fridge is empty. A discoloured spinach in a plastic...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Amazing enough to have as a lover Not enough to keep Open up my heart Take what you need Help yourself to my mind Embrace my friendship Read my thoughts Only now you'll leave...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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    At the gym today I was at the front desk waitIng on my workout partner to show. The younger guy behind the counter was trying to memorize the Robert Frost poem, "the road less...
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    Do you ever feel like jumping off of a cliff, just to see where it takes you? Just to see if the wind would carry your weight? Are you too full of bravado to admit your mistakes...
    Lifesuckssmusichelps Lifesuckssmusichelps 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Between my message and your reply hours of longing Sweet pain, that's how I can describe my feeling Happiness, mixed with passion .. is your words' flavour Like a hot liquid...
    Allurance Allurance 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Somewhere, Anywhere You know that feeling? That feeling of hope? It's out there, somewhere It could be, well, anywhere Somewhere, Anywhere Where, Where, Where Hope is somewhere...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    It's one o'clock in the morning. And the clocks are ticking their warnings. Drifting in the fog. I haven't got all of the gears and cogs. Screaming your lullaby in mute. Digging...
    Lifesuckssmusichelps Lifesuckssmusichelps 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I need to find a special alarm clock To remind of myself heart You're falling for some one else When it starts crawling back to you
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    Like another hand , there when u want it , there after u use it , u hold it's importance.. Silent yet it seeps a thousand words , with it's stance it speaks , defending it's worth...
    kLexy kLexy 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I was thinking of this concept of a story. A girl during freshman year came out as lesbian and has always though of herself as a lesbian. She's now a junior in high school and has...
    Wynnieskye Wynnieskye 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    You and I two parallel lines never tear apart never find each other tho secretly i wish at some time in the future at some point of infinity our path lives cross we stay...
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    Earlier this week I was out shopping with an aunt when I came across a group of 5 females. Being the curious, nosey person I am I wanted to know what was so funny. I walk by...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    A shell in which to sneak away When the truth is too hard Peeking around the fragile walls Thinking I'm being smart But my body always wants out Freedom and release Relishing in...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    "Negative Spiral" Weights thrown at you from everywhere Bringing you down into their despair No light only blackness left Feelings of sorrow and angst never dealt Cycling...
    Lunardawn Lunardawn 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Lord above only knows what's going on. I'm so confused, i can't believe that after all what we have been through, from the least futilities to the summit of joy or sorrow...
    carelesswhisper00 carelesswhisper00 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    What have I done to deserve you As I live in my golden haze Please don't stop confiding Of your darkest days Your mind so dark some days And broken by life's mire Drew me in as...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It's all about symmetry how the circles are being made, by you, coming to her all around and all over again. And She will come to you from her world, the same way as you do...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response a week ago

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    In the end Its just the choice we made And take action for our going life I might be cry over the river in the future For giving up fighting for your love And walking down the easy...
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    12:03 am right now out of everyone on the planet I only wish I could talk to you
    Toriwho Toriwho 13-15, F Jul 3

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    Falling in and soaking in his lust filled pools. Sliding into the depths of the black ink. Never gasping or struggling. Enjoying being submerged while our desires are in sync...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 14

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    Speed shortens distances and makes circles smaller. Stop signs get dangerously big and the brakes take longer to use. The horizon stretches to Nowhere and to Maybe. A tiny black...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F Jul 15

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    deep in the dark i hear a voice "come to me angel to a heavenly place" i smirked and said "angel could not be me heaven is indeed a place but i will go my own way"
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 17

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    Never test good people because they are like diamonds. When you hit them, they will not break, but they will only slip away from your life.
    shweta121 shweta121 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    you smile because i am a big flirter i wont deny it yet i smile for you are the only one keeping my heart
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 18

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    you told me crazy i think i really am when madly in love with you
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 20

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    In the dark I think of you Underneath these stars Brilliant shine so far away Yet I enjoy them just the same Proximity doesn't promise To give me all I want Stars so wondrous...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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