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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I express myself through writing because its hard to say it out loud, its also hard to admit what your feeling, thinking or doing by writing it down its easier for me to express my...
    gabii354 gabii354 13-15, F Mar 11

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    I do express lots of thoughts ..and more through writing. I've just started writing my Autobiography ..just because I've been asked many many times over the years. I've now...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 4 Responses Mar 10

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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 21 hrs ago

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    His fingers rest gently on the keys a soft gentle touch. A bond formed. His heart bleeds between the sounds of the black and whites before him. Tears sing a melody that resonates...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F Mar 8

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    I sometimes express my self through writing because I feel it's the only way I can expel all of these bottled up mix of emotions that constantly swirl within me. I admit...
    agathashelly agathashelly 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    Something I wrote on a day I was sad. Any thoughts? Through the quiet, I am able to move. Free to navigate while being quiet. Through becoming two, we will be able to embrace...
    Coranpharel Coranpharel 22-25, M Mar 13

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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 19 hrs ago

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    Writing is so much easier than speaking... Easier to express yourself, too. I mean, if you're in a good mood, you can write a story about a guy and a girl and their happy ever...
    RenMeyers RenMeyers 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 14

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    I'm tired of telling people how I feel and endup sucking at expressing my own thoughts
    deeprt deeprt 16-17, F a week ago

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    It's my life not yours... Get that straight.... Your hands might have been pulling my strings... To confused to escape him... To broken to think straight.... I look back and pain...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I reason. Dancing water cascades my thoughts down the stairs. I tremble. Thinking gives a thought a chance. And I, living in time, I say yes, to the stimuli of my mind to feel a...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    Whatever has happened to me, I don't want to remember. Whatever I remember, I make sure it won’t happen to me again. I'm no one for anyone to remember me as who I am today. I've...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F Mar 10

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    She’ll escape to another room to cry so that he doesn't see. She’ll wipe the tears from her face and as he enters the room, she’ll fake a smile. But his smile...
    Cherbelle Cherbelle 41-45, F 3 Responses a week ago

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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 3 days ago

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    Sometimes I think I want coffee.. But then I realize my mind doesn't need anything to make it more active. Sometimes I wish I had my long hair again.. Until I tell myself I will...
    Myohmygoodness Myohmygoodness 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I miss ME. [I miss him.] I miss feeling OK. [I miss knowing he is OK.] I miss loving myself. [I miss loving him.] I miss feeling happy. [I miss making him happy.] I miss feeling...
    BexAddiction BexAddiction 36-40, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    It's been two months since the start of the new year and also some time since I wrote something and posted here. Perhaps my mind is either not thinking or perhaps it's too busy...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 2

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    Sound hurts through the words when they meant to hurt.
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 5

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    Like a wilted crib, built and broken Set for a beginning to miss the end Grammarless words, scratched in, unspoken That call for help which cannot be sent Up in the heavens they...
    InsaneDane InsaneDane 18-21, M Mar 7

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    It hurts. To wake up hating the people you love. To isolate yourself from them. Being so surrounded by friends but feeling lonely. You know you need help but you don't want it...
    Missinghim99 Missinghim99 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 7

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    Saturdays I feel surrounded by her love for me. I can see her face. Hold her close. Whisper softly that I adore her. Saturdays she makes me feel like the center of her world...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    Kill my joy with your sadness. Suppress my screams with your rage. Tear my heart with your loathing. Agonise me with your pain. I pity myself for loving you. I just keep...
    Superficialsaint Superficialsaint 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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    How do you know if your river runs deep? Can you tell with your heart, your hands and your feet? Rivers are wide, long and have many curves and colors. They can drown you and...
    SexyBoss70 SexyBoss70 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    It's been almost 2 years since I started my journal, and I'm so glad I did it! It's my main way to let out emotions, get things straight for myself. I'm terrified someone might...
    Losimia Losimia 16-17, F 7 Responses Mar 16

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    The Rose. He asked her, and what about you? How have you been? He opened the door and held it for her until she got through safe inside. Before they sat down at the table, at the...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    Dans advice. Faith , hope , confidence, concentrate on the good that has been, returning, getting even better than it was. Never dwell on the bad situations or people, work with...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 20

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    so how did we end up inventing a thing called selfie stick.... probably because someone knew that they can make some money through that...? or how we came up with something...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Advancing steadily, swiftly, this deep alluring hum weighs heavy in the air around me.There’s a long, foreboding call that reverberates through my body and settles in my mind...
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    Last year, I wrote this letter to a friend who was having a hard time moving on from a girl he really liked. This letter, sadly, was not delivered to him. I decided to post it on...
    JumpingTomatoes JumpingTomatoes 16-17 1 Response Mar 22

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    why are you doubting that i don't love you? in one year you think i don't? weave been through good and bad. and now your doubting? am i not enough?
    mielrovi mielrovi 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I wrote this a while back while sorting through some feelings. it's called Closure; A time will always be suspended, wounds that need to be healed and mended, you and I. We had no...
    2batinman 2batinman 46-50, 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 4 days ago

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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 2 days ago

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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 2 Responses 2 days ago

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