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I Have The Heart Of A Poet

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    Am Hurting

    A poem is my company in solitude Making rhymes at its magnitude Right now, I made some verses To show the  depth of my feelings in phrases I shouldn't be jealous I must be conscious. Why do I feel this way When I have no right to sense it Any single day? I thought I have...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 12, 2010

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    Away

    Rainbowcolors offsetto bluewhile coming frombroken lightRainbowcolors upsetby drops like dewcried byclouds in flightRainbowcolors' treasona washed huestill retreatingout of sightRainbowsadly dreamingof you leavingfollowingI just might...
    jimmyrudyjump jimmyrudyjump 51-55, M 8 Responses May 18, 2011

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    Maybe

    Laugher is interesting.Laugher is amusing.Laugher is amazing.Laugher is fun.Laugher brights up the room.Laugher makes you feel young.So laugh.I did a lot of laughing tonight.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F Mar 7, 2011

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    Distant Meeting

    Can thoughts meet when we cannot?Can they touch and greet?Can your heart unite with mineAnd synchronise its beat? Can minds speak across the miles,Can they search and seek?Can you hope your way to meAnd harmonise and meet? Perhaps we’re weak and cannot knowHow much our...
    Fullcircle Fullcircle 51-55, F 2 Responses Jun 7, 2011

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    Untitled

    Arrival. Awkward. Silence. From the beginning. However:, on the way out, a warm embrace interpreted as a deep outward emotion. Leaving me, Reassured
    sugarloaf123 sugarloaf123 22-25, F Mar 31, 2011

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    When golden hearts combine

    GOLDEN HEARTS I can feel something strange but wonderful happening  A sweet happiness is awakening my soul. My cold heart is warming up again,  it's tattered bliss will surely mend. I was afraid I had lost myself but, It's come alive  and feels regenerized... Oh God don't let...
    RavensHeart RavensHeart 36-40, F Jan 7, 2013

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    Poetic Comparison

    If you were a wild flower, I will be a morning dew So I can kiss you every morning Hence, you'll keep on blooming If your love were time I will never miss every second Every minute means you're mine In every hour, our bodies rhyme If your embrace were a song I will never...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 15, 2010

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    Gibberish In A Rhyme...

    I once wasbut now I amOnce I wasand I still amnot the sameas the one that camebefore my nowmy very lifeNow knowingtruths untoldKnowing nowlies unfoldStill the sameas the ones that cameso long agoThe thread of lifeMy soul laid bareCuts like a knifeMy mind's aflareFor a pittanceNo...
    jimmyrudyjump jimmyrudyjump 51-55, M 3 Responses May 17, 2011

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    I Don't Write Poems, They Escape

    If I sat down to write a poem, it would be bad. It's when I have to get up to let a poem out that it's good. One ray, a glimpse of sun through clouds, a word, or a brief thought, and I know there is a whole poem needing to be written. That's how they arrive, unbidden, just...
    Fullcircle Fullcircle 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2011

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    Goddess

    Goddesses are beautiful. Have you meet  real goddesses? They are positive and attractive. Power to the goddesses around the world. Do you know who any goddesses that you are obsessed about?
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F May 18, 2011

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    It's in a jar in the study.

    I won't tell you which one in case you want it for yourself.
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels 41-45, M Sep 23, 2014

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    Lead

    If I had an unbroken heart What manner of things to me do you think it would say Would it be as the chords upon a violin mournfully woven Of what mysteries and secrets would heavenly harp thus play To make it out of this life full of treachery Undamaged though I never shall know...
    vsethbreding vsethbreding 26-30, M May 28, 2013

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    There is a thing in me that dreamed of trees, A quiet house, some green and modest acres A little way from every troubling town, A little way from factories, schools, laments...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 19

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    I never wanted you to know the way I really feel, the way my heart beats and flutters, the way my senses feel. My eyes betrayed my secrets, and one night I thought you knew and...
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    I have been having crazy palps the last 3 days ! This came after I had some major tummy trouble !!! Have you guys experienced an increase in palps after indigestion problems ?
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    I wish, with everything in me that I didn't still love him, but I do, and it's killing me on the inside. yes, I act like I'm not fazed by it. but really and truly I have so much...
    smk8 smk8 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    & eating a lot of chocolate wasn't a clever idea
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    I finally understand what Guy Mitchell meant when he was singing the blues
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    The End Its over, and it’s something I can't take. Maybe the bar is set too high, cos its a height I cant make. I tried my best. But I failed that test. Now here I am, back at...
    DGSteele DGSteele 22-25, M 9 hrs ago

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    I just reconnected with a friend on here who always told me I should write a song, well I haven't done that haha, but I have written a few poems, and I would like to share one with...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 1 Response 57 mins ago

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    Let It All Go by Josephwrites (2011) Words Unspoken Bring hearts broken Unwilling to give Not sure how to live Turn fast away And your heart you’ll betray Such bountiful...
    josephwrites josephwrites 41-45, M 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    She is an open poetry book. Her words spill onto the pages of my heart and rest there, praying that one day I can unscramble them and decipher her life story. She left me a ransom...
    bleuswain bleuswain 18-21, F Mar 10

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    You wouldn't believe what she is doing now. I've been ignoring it and taking it as pretty much nothing. But the last time she did it just made me realise it's possibly a form of...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 7 hrs ago

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    My Indian boyfriend broke up with me, he said the feelings fade away. I was crying over our phone call, i beg him not to leave then he got convinced, he stayed but after one week...
    kishmishshekhar kishmishshekhar 18-21, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Man and Woman Man is the most elevated of creatures, Woman the most sublime of ideals. God made for man a throne; for Woman an altar. The throne exalts; the altar sanctifies...
    WithGracefulness WithGracefulness 46-50, F 7 Responses Mar 21

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    Life changes its beauty all the time Sometimes it’s a shade, sometimes sunny Live every moment here to your heart’s content The time that is here may not be tomorrow One who...
    liza1996 liza1996 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Samantha's Song Her heart n eyes, They wuz full of pain, And her tears, her tears And when the came, They fell like poundin rain, Running blood, blood red, And down the drain...
    manofsolitude manofsolitude 46-50 Mar 7

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    Defying Odds A soldier at war Waiting for the enemy to fire the first shot I can't anticipate it anymore But…the enemy is where I least...
    XxWolverinaxX XxWolverinaxX 18-21 3 Responses Mar 8

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    I've taken the liberty of placing this fragile heart in your grasp. Show it grace and love will long live, allowing me to fall heart-first into this four-letter word called love. I...
    Spiritsiege Spiritsiege 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 14

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    This. I love this. The madness, the unreasoned magic of love and passion...love is not meant for the sanethe madness of passion is what we seekthe heart wants what the heart wants...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 7 Responses Mar 19

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    The bird A baby in the womb, Sanguine colours circulated around her as she grows, The room fills with light as her cry resonates as she enters the world, The world... if only she...
    Tearystar1027 Tearystar1027 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    In Human Closeness There... In human closeness there is a secret edge, Nor love nor passion can pass it above, Let lips with lips be joined in silent rage, And hearts be burst...
    WithGracefulness WithGracefulness 46-50, F Mar 6

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    FaitAccomp1i's archive of o r g a s m s.....bloody living on charcoals...morning caffeine..choc-O-laTe... another sin breeds in paradise..Wet skiing on this jet!!!!Never he was a...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 1 Response Mar 7

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    I have such an rich inner life. I picture myself as being rich spiritually and healthy (eating right, meditating more, yoga, etc, etc). I visualize myself as doing all of these...
    EarthyLocks EarthyLocks 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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    My Sweet, (Dark) Prince.. "what's in a name? that which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet." No matter thy name of Allie, Nor Enemy, a Devil, nor Saint..you...
    FallenAngel94 FallenAngel94 18-21, F Mar 15

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    "paris dreams" her paris dreams had become jersey jaded but she held onto the romance at heart after all you can take the dreams out of the girl but you'll never stop the girl...
    mudmen mudmen 51-55 1 Response Mar 18

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    Excerpts from "Flower of Love" by Oscar Wilde Sweet, I blame you not, for mine the fault was, had I not been made of common clay I had climbed the higher heights unclimbed yet...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is not my usual poetry.. This is me being raw before I explode. Enough. Leave me in peace. How can you expect me to like you when you unknowingly fractured my own ability...
    sweetartventure sweetartventure 31-35, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    "free range chicken" ...she kept her heart on a chain never let it run mad like it was born to do she kept her head in a box never let it see the light of day she has keepsakes...
    mudmen mudmen 51-55 1 day ago

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    A love so true, a love so pure, for that there is no cure, In or out, that's your choice, Let your heart use its voice, Let it guide you to your destiny, without regret of having...
    MagicEyes95 MagicEyes95 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 11

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    'My letter to your heart ' ... You must tell me what flower you wish for me to plant. If your love is true, it will bloom in your absence. There are not so many things that I...
    tommiatkins tommiatkins 56-60, M Mar 17

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    I gave you my heart and all I had, but it seems to me like you don't even care. You rather be with your friends, and front to be a single man.but when we're alone its just...
    rogi123 rogi123 36-40, M 6 hrs ago