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    How often we wish for another chance To make a

    fresh beginning. A chance to blot out our mistakes And change failure into winning. It does not take a new day To make a brand new start, It only takes a deep desire To try with all your heart. To live a little better And to always be forgiving And to add a little sunshine To...
    callmecrazy24 callmecrazy24 22-25, F Oct 20, 2014

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    Months cameand months wentI felt

    exhaustedtiredsadIt was like I was suffocating,like I couldn't breathelike the walls were caving in one meI was giving upand I'm sorrybecause I gave up on everyone else as wellI miss myselfI miss smilingI miss being happyI miss loving youI miss loving anything that isn't sleepI...
    RedThatDescribesMe RedThatDescribesMe 18-21, F Feb 19

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    “You should know… 

between your legs,

    
lies a garden of 
tulips, 
And I can’t wait to kiss your 
(tu)-lips, 
Water you until wet, 
And lay over you 
like the Sun.” Dean Steed, ”Tulips”
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25, 2014

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    Nightly Rain

    When it rains at night , I know I'm not alright. Because I think about you, And I can't help but feel blue. Thinking of you gets me low, How I wish it wasn't so. I see your face when I close my eyes, But your always waving goodbye. When it rains at night, I'm wishing you would...
    BlueJay7 BlueJay7 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 2, 2010

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    Heaven

    Heaven cradles my heart with love it is what we should all be thinking of Heaven is lifes ultimate grand prize its rewarded to those who are wise Heaven holds Jesus and all his Glory its time to turn another page in this story Heaven is all my heart can see thank you Jesus...
    LoveIsJesusChrist LoveIsJesusChrist 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 21, 2008

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    Advice Of The Inner You

      ADVICE OF THE INNER YOU                                         ...
    wishing1well wishing1well 18-21, M 5 Responses Oct 8, 2009

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    One day I will seize to exists One day It

    will all end One day I will run out of chance One day The world will move on One day They will forget me One day I will be dead One day I will be alone One day It will be finished One day Is not today Today Is the day to make changes Today Is my one chance...
    lurelove lurelove 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 27

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    "Follow My Lead" She Said...

    "I Will Break You" She Said...Born to heart To love in mind She took me there Laid me down Showed me truth I had control..."You Do" She Said...  Born in mind To love from heart She kissed me there Showed me truth I felt strong..."You Are" She Said...  Torn from heart Shattered...
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 13 Responses Oct 30, 2010

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    Never give up Never lose hope.

    Always have faith, It allows you to cope. Trying times will pass, As they always do. Just have patience, Your dreams will come true. So put on a smile, You'll live through your pain, Know it will pass, And strength you will gain.
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Mar 17

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    Its Not My Best Work..

    It hurts. It's not a cut or a bruise. It's a pain deep down in my heart. It makes me want to curl up and vanish.   It brings strong soulful tears to my eyes. It keeps me vulnerable...
    Ventrix Ventrix 18-21 1 Response Oct 11, 2010

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    Past Vs Present

                                               The Past Never again, shall I let it rain upon my face, it always left me in all too familiar place. Never again, it all was you ever did, you bent me till I broke, on the tears I was left...
    MiracleWhipTrickster MiracleWhipTrickster 18-21, M 7 Responses Mar 9, 2011

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    Just One One song can spark a moment,

    
 One flower can wake the dream
 One tree can start a forest,
 One bird can herald spring. One smile begins a friendship, 
One handclasp lifts a soul.
 One star can guide a ship at sea,
 One word can frame the goal One vote can change a nation,
 One sunbeam lights a...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Feb 27

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    Reason To Live?

    What is the reason to live?To be hurt?To be killed?What is the reason to live?To know pain?To know heart break?What is the reason to live?To feel hate?To feel anguish?What is the reason to live?To smileTo laughto loveto be lovedto make friendsto build bridgesthen break them down...
    Astelmarie Astelmarie 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 7, 2011

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    Cranky Old Man

    When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value. Later, when the nurses were going through his meager possessions, They found this poem. Its quality and content so impressed the...
    FairPlayNot FairPlayNot 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 14, 2013

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    The Mirror of Life Life is

    but a mirror, Looking back at us. Everything we do each day, Should lead us to impress. And sometimes when we need, To see life differently. We have that mirror to help us, Change our view gently. The eyes of everyone, Also reflect back. Mirrors come in different ways, To show...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Feb 27

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    "Unending Love"

    I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times… In life after life, in age after age, forever. My spellbound heart has made and remade the necklace of songs, That you take as a gift, wear round your neck in your many forms, In life after life, in age...
    serenityprayer serenityprayer 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 20, 2009

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    Dear Survivor, You have made it through

    another day and you are stronger today than you were yesterday. Each day you will reach within your soul and find the strength to continue your journey of healing. Some days you may cry and some days you will laugh and some days you will do both. You will make it through the...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    Your Smile Your smile lights my way through

    life, And keeps me warm inside. It reminds me that people are good, Especially when their snide. Your smile helps me though each day, Knowing I'll soon see if again. It even makes me want to smile, Even when I'm in pain. Your smile can take my moods away, And help me to see it...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Feb 27

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    I wrote what I call A toliet poem I am tired

    of being unappreciated for the way I am. My smile my laughter my attitude and more the way I can be indecisive about the important things to me. you see no one can ever say they truly understand me i change up my ways so fast ......so you won't even see me believe me I...
    hellokitty224 hellokitty224 18-21, F Mar 29

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    Stepping onto a fresh new path hoping again its

    the right direction. If I choose wrong again ill recommend viewers discretion. Everything has a shiny new feel a picture of promise that I hope is real I can see further into my future than ever before surrounded by love and so much more If disappointment should happen my heart...
    ladyjbug ladyjbug 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2014

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    A Letter To My Maker

     Hapless beholder, I am armed With patience, prudence and prayers Though demanding water Of different sort No seed survives Too much water Nor yet too little None sprouts before its time None also delays a second longer The  Street Built to please the eye and subserve the foot...
    kaben kaben 18-21, M 4 Responses Nov 23, 2010

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    The Dilemma To laugh is to risk appearing a

    fool To weep is to risk appearing sentimental To reach out for another is to risk involvement To expose feelings is to risk rejection To place your dreams before a crowd is to risk ridicule To love is to risk not being loved in return To go forward in the face of overwhelming...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 10, 2014

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    Go for it! If you had

    but a moment To do it again, To say what you meant, Or take that one shot... If you had just one chance To fix what's been wrong, Would you go for it now? Or would you again wait too long? Today is that chance, Now is that shot, You don't have as much time as before, But there's...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Oct 14, 2014

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    In a world full of fear,

    be courageous. In a world full of lies, be honest. In a world where few care, be compassionate. In a world full of phonies, be yourself. Because the world sees you. The world hopes for you. The world is inspired by you. The world can be better because of you.
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Oct 14, 2014

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    The cold truth slips out of drunken lips.

    Boundaries seemed boundless, crumbling with the echo throughout. Moments shatter so bright, and fade from your mind like eyes adjusting to the dark. A dream upon waking, life upon sleeping. We are disconnected, or can be. Losing yourself is easy, and it feels so good. You're...
    IvyEstelle IvyEstelle 16-17, F Aug 28, 2014

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    Darkness, a force always within our heart A

    phenomenon that doesn't have a start Darkness, all powerful and omnipotent Always slumbering in our cruelest moment Darkness, a force that can bind us Though, it can also empower us Darkness, able to swallow the brightest light No one can escape it's awesome might Darkness...
    BloodFanatic BloodFanatic 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    Foundation of Life If you are always looking

    for fault, that is what you will find- If you are always looking for fault, that is what you will find- and you'll never have peace of mind. If you are always looking for the bad, you'll never see the good, If you are always looking for the bad, you'll never see the good...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F Feb 27

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    You

    There is a doorA door that you can only go through when your readyIts not lockedbut its not unlockedIt waits for youIt calls for youand it crys for youThis door is strange but goodIt wishes for your happinessit wishes for your well beingIt wished for your lifeAnd when that door...
    Astelmarie Astelmarie 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 19, 2011

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    My second poem let me know what you think

    thanks xxxx Bodies intertwining laying on the floor my partner said he loves me i believe nomore The time has come for reckoning my time to leave My love for him was over though two children I conceived he said he loved me which I thought true Until I caught him...
    Gem1206 Gem1206 22-25, F 1 Response May 15, 2014

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    TO THE SENSITIVE ONES.

    .. Do not be ashamed of your sensitivity! It has brought you many riches. You see what others cannot see, Feel what others are ashamed to feel. You are more open, less numb. You find it harder to turn a blind eye. You have not closed your heart, in spite of everything. You...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 17, 2014

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    Four Leaf Clover Poem I know a place

    where the sun is like gold, And the cherry blooms burst with snow, And down underneath is the loveliest nook, Where the four-leaf clovers grow. One leaf is for HOPE, and one is for FAITH, And one is for LOVE, you know, And GOD put another in for LUCK -- If you search, you...
    chocomochalate chocomochalate 26-30, F Sep 4, 2014

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    My Attempt, As A Remarkable Poetic Mind... Who I Feel Is Not So Remarkable On Paper.

    I don't spend a lot of time writing poems. In fact... I never write poems. poetry is not my thing. But then stumbled upon this group, and sat rhyming for maybe five minutes. consider this my challenge for myself. I don't have a title, I don't have a meaning, I have terrible...
    LeeDude LeeDude 22-25 5 Responses Nov 29, 2010

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    Save me from myself Does it feel good,

    calling her a freak? Do you realize, It makes her feel weak. I hope your happy, With yourself, Because she's at home, Going through hell. She sits in her room, Tears down her face, All you ever say, Is she's a waste of space. She pulls out a razor, Wanting it to end. All...
    Secretdiary92 Secretdiary92 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 5, 2014

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    Bipolar Crusades I don’t know no more am I up

    or down am i right or am i wrong trust and distrust It is one and the same, I race and cheer and cry and fear, of death and life with weed or knife, I run and fall stand up so tall, to crash and burn and lift me up, to toss me down I smile and frown conflicted self, confliction...
    mellowwwave mellowwwave 26-30, F Dec 15, 2014

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    Poet With Cancer ( A.k.a Mr . Poet)

    I have a friend who is dying of cancer, it is a tragady becuase he is a great person to me. He wrote this this week and i cry when i read it. Broken I need you to read this because sometimes we all fell like life has taken a great big ***** on all of us, but when you see the...
    lonelygirl92 lonelygirl92 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 3, 2009

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    Walk Alone...

    This is the english translation of Rabindranath Tagore's song...Ekla Chalo Re (Jodi Tor Dak Shune Keu Na Ase Tobe Ekla Cholo Re)..an inspiring song... If they answer not to thy call walk alone.. If they are afraid and cower mutely facing the wall, O thou unlucky one, open thy...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    A Lack Of Substance

    This substance seeps makes my mothers bed makes my father weep stuck in the quick sand unable to move their feet in their heart lies a lion that is feeding on the soul these pressure cracks are waiting around every corner looking for the moment to attack and we foolishly allow do...
    bluesunlight11 bluesunlight11 22-25, F Mar 20, 2013

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    Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening Whose

    woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village, though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow. My little horse must think it queer To stop without a farmhouse near Between the woods and frozen lake The darkest evening of the...
    Vladtheimpaler69 Vladtheimpaler69 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 13, 2014

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    I knew a boy who liked to draw,

    he drew pictures that nobody saw. He was most artistic late at night, in the bathroom out of sight. He kept a secret nobody knew, he didn't tell a soul and his gallery grew. His drawings were different, no paper or pen but needed a bandage now and again. He met this girl...
    HopelessAbandoment HopelessAbandoment 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2014

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    I'm fat, and ugly and sad

    and weak. I'm nothing to them but left over meat. I'm depressed, Why am I still alive? I do nothing but mock and deprive. I have no one to pick me up when I am down. Maybe the best thing for me to do it drown. Maybe I'll burn in the depths of hell. Or maybe hang myself...
    xxstaystrongxx3 xxstaystrongxx3 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2014

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    Home

    There is a place that I call my home,  There is a place that time passes by...Where the floors carry our souls,  Where the windows beckon the light,This is a place where I don't feel alone...Where the walls echo our song,  Where pictures of you still fill my mind,This is a...
    AnonymouslyWritten AnonymouslyWritten 41-45, M 8 Responses Oct 14, 2010

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    I Didn't Write It, But It Brought Tears To My Eyes!

    It's actually an Arabic poem, (I'm Arabian, and I speak both Arabic and English), words are so powerful I had to translate this so you guys could understand. It's called "Seasons that have nothing to do with the four seasons...
    SourPire SourPire 18-21, M 11 Responses Mar 2, 2011

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    When i look in the mirror at my tear stained

    face I see no mask what a disgrace so out of place I cant be strong all the time, i cant just pretend im fine im never fine, but that worries mine i try to change think of a new path i try to change a happy life, dont make me laugh
    prettybrowneyes1993 prettybrowneyes1993 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 23, 2014

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    What a waste of human flesh your wearing Your

    eyes are tired I know But believe me I've had tired eyes too You ache in pain from your brain you say Yet you do nothing to stop it Your tearing holes in your skin just so you can cover them up Those scares should be worn as battle scares Your hiding your feelings from the...
    zomaee zomaee 16-17, F 1 Response May 12, 2014

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    The Beach

    I lay on the sand bed beside the Red Sun The winds blowing past me caress me The waves cover my body I lay on the lap of the earth Breaking the shackles of the evil I lay on the sand as fetus in his mothers womb As the red sun fills me up with inner light The winds that caress...
    akhilsnath akhilsnath 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 30, 2012

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    Send A Drop Of Kindness Send a drop of

    kindness, And see a happy face. A drop of kindness goes real far, It may even reach outer space. Send a drop of love, And feel a loving embrace. It feels so good to feel like, You are in the right place. Send a drop of hope, But be that shinning star. Hope is wonderful to...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 27

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