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I Find Expressing Myself Through Poetry Is Really the Only Way

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    Sorry this is a bit long.. But I'm writing everything on my mind for once and all... <3 You might wonder.. Why does this girl always post sad posts? Always complaining. This is...
    Rourou19 Rourou19 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Writing is the only way I can truly express myself.
    MisunderstoodGirl69 MisunderstoodGirl69 13-15, F May 17

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    sometimes i'm just overflowing with thoughts and feelings. and there's always that worry that absolutely nothing i say makes any sense. there's so much inside my head and i never...
    labyrinths6899 labyrinths6899 13-15, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Just a couple days back from my trip to Vermont, and I'm eager to plan my next adventure. I've discovered as I'm getting older, my kids are growing up that I feel the need to...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I just don't bother anymore. If I say something, I will be asked why I said it and when I say why people (teachers) judge me and take it the wrong way, which is why I now just stay...
    taytay1401 taytay1401 13-15, F 1 Response May 15

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    To know me in person, I'm someone who is very sociable, funny and overall a kind soul. What I have in an abundance in humor and the gift of gab, I lack in the inability to hide my...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 2 Responses May 13

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    I overheard familiarity. His voice has carried happy giggly notes of a happy music he sang to her. I didn't mean to listen. I didn't mean to look at him. I turned my whole life...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I wanted the night sky. The cold night, empty, dark--with a smattering of bright diamonds. The inconstant, nebulous, shining hope that you'd one day realize my affections against...
    Fuzzies Fuzzies 56-60, M 2 days ago

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    The demons. They win again. They take over my whole self. My whole being. They push away others. They manifest themselves deep in my mind. They turn those who are trying to help me...
    Alexz72 Alexz72 22-25, F 1 Response May 6

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    I am a Thief. Whenever I go, I steal. I take pictures of beautiful images. And I keep them all, all of them for free, in a drawer of a pile of my existing memories. The...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F Apr 30

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    Somehow, I dare to say, even your child, mine, or hers didn't make it to live with us; I do think that we still deserve the title. There is something, no one talks and knows about...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response May 6

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    my parasite the pain, the fear..the unknown desire subconsciously seeking ways to spill the blood, deluding to love when the only love i feel is when the world is upside down...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 2 Responses May 20

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    See the world through my eyes. Somehow I manage to place a dampener over pain and disappointment. Lie in the grass with me, do not feel the cold, damp earth drenched from recent...
    BackedByNeeds BackedByNeeds 36-40, F 4 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    There is no one but you to survive only. So If we all have that attitude towards ourselves, together we will all make it through.
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    She fled the house into the torrential rain, tears staining her face and blurring her vision. She needed to run. Truth be told she should have long ago. She glanced back at the...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 28

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    I have never ever treated a friend the way I just got treated. No freaking explanation or anything! I can't ask questions? Don't take it the wrong way they said. How am I suppose...
    SexyBoss70 SexyBoss70 41-45, F 3 Responses May 2

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    Despair seeps through the walls coating the very air with a stench of foreboding. Lost souls gather to compare scars, their emotions bleeding out into the carpet, flatlining with...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 4 Responses May 4

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    I cannot find the blue in the sky anymore.Perhaps one day, but not today.
    BackedByNeeds BackedByNeeds 36-40, F 4 Responses May 4

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    Your body and heart in love with me, Your mind and soul had fights, Accepting the unacceptable, Limiting yourself for me, In a golden cage, Your voice taken, Wings tied... You...
    SensualRomantic SensualRomantic 36-40, M 1 Response May 4

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    Heat. Intensity. Power. Pretense. Air filled with thickness and humidity. An end to a day, but the knowing and promise that there will be a new beginning after the dark. Colors and...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 4 Responses May 5

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    Please do remind me as it seems I have forgotten, The woes of all those suffering, Your cataclysmic torrents, Which you allowed to happen. Surely you could have prevented them...
    dinah897 dinah897 16-17, F May 12

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    Have you ever received a-don't-be-ridicules-look before? I did. This morning. From my son's cat,  when I shushed her to stop yelling at the walls  nonsensesely again. She...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses May 16

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    The tears begin to roll, But the feelings are no longer there. They know when it's time to come, But my hurting soul can't muster, Any of the feeling, That it used to have...
    musicAndAnimeAreLove musicAndAnimeAreLove 13-15, F 2 Responses May 18

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    Love doesn't gently ripple at the edges of your heart. It pulls like a current with the ever changing tide, plunging your heart into the very depths of the water. There is no...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Sometimes the only reason you won't let go of What's making you sad is because it was the only thing that made you happy
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    sleep searching for distractions to not to live a zombie in fear wait for some unknown fckng miracle to happen emulating emotions to deceive own self hope...better days...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Silence is more eloquent than words We need silence to be able to touch souls. Silence is a great source of strength. Saying nothing sometimes says the most. Silence is the most...
    tomanyfeeling28 tomanyfeeling28 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    In the stillness of the morning, as the water scorches my skin, I let my heart free and I miss you. My heart feels so empty, but somehow that only makes it heavier. The weight...
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 30

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    You wanna come with me? To heaven? I'll show you the way if you want me to? All we need is a steep hill, sky full of clouds made of cotton sugar candy yumminess, and a car. My car...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses May 1

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    I say you are like the summer breeze, cool and refreshing on a warm day.. but lately it seems like that breeze only makes me shiver.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 3

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    Only moms know the real nightmares.
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses May 4

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    deny... sophisticated abuse of reason....deny the functions of dysfunction deny the blood.. the oldest instinct, the deranged vein which rattles in the shadows this created...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 Response May 16

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    elevates.. something buried willingly the innocence the wishful thinking.. the feelings i forgot..i hid sleep, escape this poisonous tree which i am comfortably laying beside...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M May 17

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    He what his lips deny deny deny i see in his eyes he cannot hide i feel in his touch his heart so true he's adrift in my sea my sea of blue my love, my love it spills over thee...
    tornadowinds tornadowinds 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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