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I Have The Heart Of A Poet

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 26-30, F May 18, 2011

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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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    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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    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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    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 26-30, 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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    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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    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 1 Response Sep 23

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    I do "not" wish to be Ungrateful FOR SUCH KINDNESS; so I offer my 'Thanks'.
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    When I was 7, I got pneumonia. It was so traumatic. Since then, I have obsessively washed my hands and avoided sick people to keep from getting sick, obviously. I am always...
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    I'm reaching for you God with everything that is within me Knowing so well my weakness yet I strive to be the best I can be To be your servant is my one and only hearts desire It...
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    The beating heart grew louder with each day's passing, The blood flowed freely in my thoughts, Silent whispers breathing new life into my veins, Searching but never finding...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    Love with great intensity; know that no one goes undone. Think of the day they will shine and wish upon it. We experience the bad so we can dream of something better. Like the rain...
    AndersonAlexander AndersonAlexander 22-25, M 7 hrs ago

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    The Mystery Your eyes drink of me, Love makes them shine, Your eyes that lean So close to mine. We have long been lovers, We know the range Of each other’s moods And how they...
    WithGracefulness WithGracefulness 46-50, F 25 mins ago

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    You Might Have Misread My Eyes The curtain draws closed across the sky As night falls on carefully shadowed eyes Eyes that would seem to be cobalt black But they glint with...
    MFBG MFBG 61-65, M 16 mins ago

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    It is getting worse, i dont know how to live normally anymore, im hating all men, im unable to open my heart to anyone else, i even lost my charm, i prefer to stay alone, wasting...
    SnowCrystall SnowCrystall 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    Should i believe him? He said he still loved me when he broke up with me, he said i wasn't supportive, i was pushy and demanding, that i broke his heart and couldn't bring...
    SnowCrystall SnowCrystall 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    I want a man. A man whose arms are strong enough to be able to hold the world, but instead wants to hold me. I want a man. A man whose heart, is almost too big, too big where it...
    alxvii alxvii 18-21, F Nov 9

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    I want a man. A man whose arms are strong enough to be able to hold the world, but instead wants to hold me. I want a man. A man whose heart, is almost too big, too big where it...
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    In Memory of W. B. Yeats By W. H. Auden, I He disappeared in the dead of winter: The brooks were frozen, the airports almost deserted, And snow disfigured the public statues...
    PersephoneStardust PersephoneStardust 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    My cat chose me 13 years ago. The first vet I took her to estimated that she was between 2-4 years old; it was hard to tell because she was so tiny and was taking good care of...
    lisabug75 lisabug75 36-40, F 4 hrs ago

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    I was ok for 2 days. Now I wish God would just end my life. I keep crying out but nothing. still no joy. still no peace still no hope for anything... I hate my life. I'm a good...
    godsgab828 godsgab828 26-30, F 6 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    They say your first heartbreak is the hardest. You're sixteen, innocent and overwhelmed by the feelings of love and bam--he's gone. I gave him everything. The distance between us...
    kmviolinist kmviolinist 16-17, F 36 mins ago

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    Opheliaby Arthur RimbaudIOn the calm black water where the stars are sleepingWhite Ophelia floats like a great lily ;Floats very slowly, lying in her long veils…- In the far...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 19

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    Poetry - Pablo Neruda And it was at that age ... Poetry arrived in search of me. I don't know, I don't know where it came from, from winter or a river. I don't know how or when...
    Welllaugh Welllaugh 36-40 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I had my 2nd exam of 9 today. It was Latin Poetry - Elegiac love poetry and Epic poetry. I had to learn 15 Horace Ode's off by heart, 12 Catullus poems and Virgil's Aeneid Book 4...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 5

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    My third anniversary on EP was in August 2014. I am a bit behind. You know how life keeps you busy. So it is time for me to share what I have learned in this past year. I hope you...
    PoetryNEmotion PoetryNEmotion 51-55, F 11 Responses 1 day ago

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    My heart on EP My heart has felt many emotions in such little time I'll try to put it in a poem and see if it will rhyme. Looking for attention is what I first came to seek little...
    DandelionsJourney DandelionsJourney 46-50, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    "the cards dealt" back to all the yesterdays back to the stack of love letters written in night's sorrows to all thouse lovers left behind back to simple truth of it back to the...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 1 Response 2 days ago

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    i carry your heart with me By E.E. Cummings i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart) i am never without it (anywhere i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done by only...
    PersephoneStardust PersephoneStardust 31-35, F Oct 28

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    One day the wolf said to the shark, fellow hunter, take my heart. Eat it raw for all I care, it is empty, sad, and bare. To me it is a useless thing that only brings me suffering...
    Goyantalay Goyantalay 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 2

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    The Fog Trekking through a wasteland Of thoughts desires and dreams Head down and keeping the course Or so I had thought it seemed. But as I suddenly look up I know now I am...
    ChefBri3030 ChefBri3030 31-35, M Nov 7

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    "choose the words" verbal vomit her words spill the lines of decency she skates round rational reason with a wicked grin waylaid by sharpness of her cold wit put up a defense of...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 Nov 7

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    DAFFODILSWilliam WordsworthI WANDERED lonely as a cloudThat floats on high o'er vales and hills,When all at once I saw a crowd,A host, of golden daffodils;Beside the lake, beneath...
    ClaudNine ClaudNine 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 11

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    Kiss You couldn't see it, hazily fit, options lift, and you brushed down, off my heart's frown, and you abandoned, my favourite station, it was just a kiss, and I reel from this...
    ymfas ymfas 26-30, M Nov 13

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    Ok i suck at poetry -_- look Friendship is a bond That holds together tight The mysteries of love When things never go right -.- Its understanding unsaid words Its first putting...
    Time4kush Time4kush 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 15

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    "grease monkey supplicant" the lackluster heart is a careless companion his tarnished love is a thin man with hungry eyes loved only by her mad mad mind with a clean beauty to her...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 Nov 19

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    Word EuphoriaI  love                          ...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    You stole my heart And you threw it back I couldn't catch it it broke.
    Wirlfir Wirlfir 18-21 4 hrs ago

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    so this is from the end of my freshman year, it was part of an assignment, but its all mine. my creativity. so here it is: As Juliet sees her body lying on the ground lifeless...
    MaddiJade16 MaddiJade16 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    "ole' tookie" tookie winfeild was a friend of mine from way on back down the way back in my river days mean old man with a heart of gold ugly old geezer with a silver tongue ole...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 Oct 30