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I Generally Express Myself Through Poetry

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    Poem I Wrote, to Whom It May Concern

    To whom it may concern I'm not writing this for you, I'm writing this for me, to let out all the sadness and pain, that other people cannot see, most people think I'm dumb, but they just don't care enough, to see through me, they think I'm OK, but really I'm not, they...
    xxbrokendownxx xxbrokendownxx 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 13, 2009

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    Music And Love

    Ive never been in love. Personally i don't think i will ever be. It like I'm the opposite of a magnet. An anti boy machine to speak. I cant flirt but i don exactly want to. I'm not going to chase boys, if love wants to prove to me that it exist then it can come and find me. So...
    hlryan hlryan 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2011

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    Lifes Journey

    During my life journey on this planet I shall start each day with these affirmations: I am capable. I am worthwhile. I am beautiful. I am lovable. I shall accept both my strengths and my weaknesses for they are me. I shall never again believe the "lie"...
    Livinginpeace Livinginpeace 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 16, 2008

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    Misunderstanding

    I knew right when i entered high school i wasn't going to fit in. My brother being a hard headed jock and me being an inspiring artist, we seemed to but heads a lot. His friends would constantly pick on me in the hall ways (it didn't help my brother is a senior) I know they didn...
    hlryan hlryan 22-25, F Dec 2, 2011

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    My Lost Dragon

    I met and fall in love with a man in the internet. It was beautiful. It was true love. He was a married man with a child. He lead a happy with his wife and son, until we met.  He had set this small window in the internet to let me see the beauty on the side of his world . He...
    GingerBelle GingerBelle 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2010

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    The Loss Of Christmas

    Every year around this time, billions of adults and childrens experience the joy of christmas. I loved christmas and the whole meening of baby jesus and this was the day of his birth, but i honestly loved santa even more. Now at the age that i am still young, i just lost all of...
    hlryan hlryan 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 22, 2011

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    Of Finding My Self

    Who do i wake up for? for my kids. For my parents, For my work. for my friends. for strangers. For my dreams. im still wearing a broken heart. No one has fixed it yet and i am trying fix it myself too. I must explore life. I should stop confining myself with my work and my home...
    GingerBelle GingerBelle 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2010

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    I may not be any good at writting poetry but I love to write it anyways. When every you are upset about life, school or whatever just write.
    lynnz10 lynnz10 16-17 Jun 28, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    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 Jul 27

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    One of the things I love about this site is that you can express yourself through stories and shared experiences. There are groups for creative writing, poems, songs etc etc...
    ConcreteSleeper ConcreteSleeper 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 11

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    I find it's easier to express your thoughts and feelings when writing them down. You can even turn them into something when writing, for example: writing poetry or stories to music...
    Matchitehew Matchitehew 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 7

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    People have claimed that I'm a good writer, yet I tend to be in an eternal loop of writers block. I know what it is, I know how to fix it, but lack the courage to do so. The...
    TheSmartestManOnEarth TheSmartestManOnEarth 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    Some people can't express their feelings and emotions with words but all too often people use their words to express feelings and emotions that they do not have.
    IMF433 IMF433 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 8

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    I have been doing so much writing lately, keeping an online journal of my most innermost thoughts, desires, dreams, wishes, fantasies and hopes. I keep so much of this private...
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 2

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    I saw you last night. I didn't mind the horrible weather or the distance one bit. Being in your arms and by your side was my only concern. The fact that you went out your way for...
    PixieStixs PixieStixs 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 10

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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 Jul 28

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    I think we both know I'm a mess So very lost, so very clueless. I dwell upon the past. I dwell upon the tiniest of things Searching for faults For reasons that you will leave I...
    NeverForgeIt NeverForgeIt 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    Let my lips rest upon your cheek and breathe the delicious scent of rain from your skin, as your arms envelop me in anticipation. Let your fingers trace the length of my spine...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Chaos; my mind erupts and a million intricate and delicately carved pieces from the most complex puzzle spill out. Building momentum as they shatter through the void. They tumble...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 26-30, F 2 days ago

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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 Jul 24

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    Some walked into my heart Some walked out of my heart Some sped through without slowing down Some hurt my heart Some healed my heart Some turned my heart upside down You saw my...
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 27

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    I travel through time I travel to touch what I don't feel is real I travel I ache to see the things I need and want Yet my bones and mind take that away I am paralysed to...
    WildIrishEyes WildIrishEyes 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    It was very happy in the beginning. At first you let yourself believe that what you're feeling in this moment- the swell in your chest that arises to surprise you throughout the...
    VakreLivet VakreLivet 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Life is trivial. Love is disconcerting. I'm strangled by bleak desires of intimacy Driven by the refuge in potential Ripped papers are scattered throughout While sanity is being...
    PixieStixs PixieStixs 18-21, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Im falling down and down You reached out to offer me help But i refused to ever stop myself Falling further in love with you
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 22

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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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    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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    My cousin called me tonight. We are kindred spirits, he and I. We never have time to talk and almost never one on one. It was affirmation after affirmation of the path I have...
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou 26-30, F Jul 24

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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 Jul 28

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    Burned enough times I wait for the other shoe Say again that we are identical I already know I'll miss you Genius and brilliance eternal burn The fun is never the same Alway new...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 4 Responses Aug 3

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    I get tipsy at business dinners and write my friend w benefits drunken love notes. Should probably cut that to keep the whole "friends" part... I'm just a hopeless romantic, can't...
    breathtakingyou breathtakingyou 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 6

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    Someday, I'll love being an adult. I will love to be in charge of others teaching and mentoring them. I will hope for extra work proving I'm competent. I will entertain...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 7

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    A few minutes with you this morning was like drinking nectar It was so delicious I am begging for more from the bottle My reality is so calculated and controlled The freedom with...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    It is the very moment when I can be myself. My words coming after a brief inner conversation. Most of the time inspired by events that touch my heart. Sometimes because my muse has...
    breathingeasy breathingeasy 41-45, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Here I am, crying once again. Deep inside my chest my heart is trying its best. Best to keep on fighting, but is it tired of dying, is it tired of trying? i stand by your side even...
    7onii 7onii 18-21, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    If this friday is going to be my 'weekly' friday I would definitely prefer Monday!!!!
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 9 hrs ago

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    When no one listens to me and my opinions don't matter the world suddenly seems so big. I feel like I am slowly drifting away from everything steady in my life and that all the...
    RianneK RianneK 16-17, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I am so tempted to text you After two glasses of rose Now im wondering Should I give up drinking Or the idea of texting you
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    John Legend Tonight http://youtu.be/iXvy8ZeCs5M
    JimD911 JimD911 36-40, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Only when the Earth falls apart I will consider giving up on you
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    Things in my life have been dark but I love the sun, even if I get burned in the end
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    My life is a puzzle And you are the missing piece.
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    As we grow up, we realize it is less important to have lots of friends, and more important to have real ones.
    shweta121 shweta121 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    as if yesterday when they talked endlessly, midnight they flirted and laughed of her she dreams when they could meet finally, daytime they will fall in love
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 22

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    i would break my body set free my heart flying to yours tonight
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 22

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    hurting you is the least i wanna do and i'm sorry if i ever did yours.
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Im listening to the song i sent to you last night Im wondering if i am ever wrong When believing that true love shouldn't have any reason For I can tell after a millisecond we met...
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Jul 22