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I Generally Express Myself Through Poetry

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 express myself through writing most the time,......but then there's the times I express myself through various hand gestures.......now where was your mind just at? 
    DomestixGoddess DomestixGoddess 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 3

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    I do express myself through writing. throughout my life when I am going through something, as I am contemplating something, I will try and write down these things to help me...
    2batinman 2batinman 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I write because it is part of me. Something inside me call to put how I feel on the page. I write alone, with my thoughts coming out of my head, with feelings coming out of my...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 8 Responses Apr 1

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    Need to swim. I'm heading to the pool right now to put myself through the paces. I really enjoy the workings in my mind as I prepare the things I need to swim. The thoughts in my...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F Apr 2

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    I love writing... I have a few ways I do it. One is just journaling like a diary and the other is open page where anything goes. Here's just a few of my ramblings about it. I...
    FleurDAmour FleurDAmour 36-40, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I have social anxiety I am socially awkward I am very difficult to get close to I am not friendly I am an introvert I am shy I think I could never find anyone I could get close to...
    myEmpty myEmpty 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    Deep within, I flow like the running rivers. Scraping past the surfaces of my own being, allowing myself to see deeply into my own depth. I fall deeply in love with myself, with...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Here I am, an empty canvas that blends in with any color splashed on me, my whole life has been all about adapting but I had no identity. It was like I was lost in an ant farm of...
    DragonAcid DragonAcid 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I wrote something today, after going out with a guy that I think I might actually be falling for after seeing him for a couple of months. And that’s new to me, so I needed to...
    DDianaT DDianaT 22-25, F Apr 15

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    I was empty and alone. I felt dead inside, I desperately needed to feel something - anything. I need to erase the tingle of electricity that shot through my body every time you...
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 16

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    A smile can hide a lot, from purposes, desires, and emotions. Nothing is what it seems, especially in the case of the human mind. I wrote this poem after a shower, on a Wednesday...
    nicias nicias 13-15, M Mar 26

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    The footsteps of your silence echo like thunder through the space we once shared. Loneliness and yearning March along the empty halls, casting dark shadows in an already bleak...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    It all started last week, when we walked down the hall, I said that I loved you, that I'm yours above all, You looked into my eyes, with much disbelief, Not knowing what I knew...
    Planetena Planetena 16-17, M Apr 13

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    I am physically and mentally exhausted. I don't even feel like myself. I love my job. Really, really love it...but this time of year, when their little lives count on passing an...
    BexAddiction BexAddiction 36-40, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Vividly ethereal, she's sleepwalking through life, With a poignant and incurable addiction to the night. The dark is soft and comfortable, once she adjusts her eyes, 'Till...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Mesmerizing and casting me back to memories, I sit with a black coffee sniffing fragrances that send me back to grass covered meadows climbing cherry blossom trees and...
    Mrperfectstranger Mrperfectstranger 51-55, M 3 Responses Apr 9

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    "what doesn't kill you makes you stronger "... a phrase we are all too familiar with. A phrase that I've always considered to be cliche or played out. I phrase I once considered a...
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F Apr 9

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    So, I'm new to this community and I never, uhh, tried to stand out in the internet, not even once. See, now I have a problem that haunts me in my sleep and makes me confused all...
    AnAveragePasserby AnAveragePasserby 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    does things really matter.... or we just delude...because sometimes it looks absurd, futile attempt to make it into something nothing's gonna change except how we feel now and...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Through the slats of our inside world, the outside world beckons us. Bare arms wave amoungst the slight breeze, moving our bodies to come sit and dream. Off in the distance a...
    orchidangel orchidangel 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I love to sit down and listen to music and have my thought just flow through my head and me write them down its my best way to relax and block the world out sometimes doodle in my...
    Dezitorsmilez Dezitorsmilez 18-21, F Mar 27

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    I want to take flight... My wings beat against the confined cage... My heart is beating hard against my ribs. My face is flushed. I feel smothered. Air, I must get air. I need to...
    serendipity65 serendipity65 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    The sun shines bright and warm through her window, casting the most wonderful light on her desk ... so here she sits and writes ...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 4 Responses Mar 29

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    In the real world... I am ferociously logical Intensely rational But in this online love affair... I am a completely different woman I lose all sense of myself
    BexAddiction BexAddiction 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 30

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    A dusky dream, made from sputtering Santeria candles and Cupids Trick played low. Less skin stretched over bone than Black Velvet draped over wrought iron. A dark celestial body...
    Auberon89 Auberon89 36-40, M 5 Responses Mar 31

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    I can travel through space. I simply close my eyes and feel your hands. Sliding slowly from my waist, lingering on my breasts, tracing my collar bone, to my neck. Your fingers...
    BexAddiction BexAddiction 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    But for your smileNo warmth nor splinterOf dappled light would penetrateThis forest walkWithin my thoughtsYour outstretched armsAre the naked boughs that cradledPassion's fledgling...
    phlatonmeback phlatonmeback 46-50, M 4 Responses Apr 1

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    Just a normal, simple day, Until I saw you sitting on the stairs, Waiting... Your right hand under the right side of your face, Your beautiful hair is moving with the wind...
    SensualRomantic SensualRomantic 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    There was a moment once, when I was able to wend my way up the redoubt you raised around yourself. A moment when I reached the stream at the heart of you and drank deep, relishing...
    Auberon89 Auberon89 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 3

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    The deep rich hues of blue permeate the night air.Cool ocean breezes blow through my hair and I think of you.Calm sounds of the night, the softness of the waves coming ashore relax...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 5

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    Darkness surrounds me, permeating my skin. It ravages and rages to my core, leaving me an empty vessel, nothing of worth to behold. Eyes betray the illusion of depth, mirroring...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    The Perfect Smile Everyone knows this person A person with the prettiest smile ever A smile to seem stuck on their face forever A person they think they know inside and out A...
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F Apr 6

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    I cannot be anyone other than myself. I am honest, abruptly, brusquely, brutally honest about who I am at all times. Take me as I am, love me, care for me, hate me, laugh with me...
    BexAddiction BexAddiction 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 10

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    Lose yourself in me, let me soothe away your pain. Caress all your breaks and scars until they leave no trace. Search my face for comfort and love, find it in my eyes. Whispering...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 17