Do so many people actually write poetry, looking at their experiences? It's kind of hard to believe, man.
There's great truth in poetry disguised as sex and sex disguised as poetry.
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...
I write poetry but almost no one outside my family knows this. I am afraid of coming across as some elitist too-sensitive-for-this-world type of person. I do not think it makes me...
God in Woman by Patrick Kavanagh
Now must I search until I have found my God
Not in an orphanage. He hides
In no humanitarian disguise,
A derelict upon a barren bog;
But in some...
I find myself saying things in conversation that could be mistaken as poetry. For example, I was talking to someone, and I randomly typed this out of nowhere.
"Have you ever looked...
I am working on poetry the one I have now isn't that good if anyone would like to read it I'll post it just comment if u wanna it's for class and we had a prompt
So have you ever heard of Sylvia Plath? She wrote 'the bell jar' (1963) 'Ariel' (1966), she wrote others too but those were her most successful pieces.
She was born in 1932, and...
If you love slam poetry like I do, please watch this 3-minute slam poem of mine called "Skinny Love." :)
Here is something i wrote a few years back after a bit of a messy experience where i got played by a crazy woman.
You and your lies:
You and your lies, me and my dumbass cries
This poem by me is called "Love Yourself."
Love yourself and be good to yourself
Love the fact you are filled with flaws
Love your neighbors and forgive
them for their sins
I am the teen people often walk by
I am not someone you look at for long,
I am not what people may consider pleasing to the eye
But someone that receives glances and thoughts...
May you always land on firm ground,
The fact remains the truth will always keep you bound,
May you always stand up tall and stand by your conviction,
Never give into the...
Time passes ever so quickly by,
Each day now seems to really fly,
The twilight getting closer, right before my eye,
Not many tears left to cry,
The cold wind continues to chill...
A country that has become unrecognizable to one's discerning eyes,
Truth, history and facts turned into outrageous lies,
The devil in the open, no longer in disguise,
You're so far away,yet close to my heartMiles separate us from being togetherDistance is an obstacle that stands in our wayMay my kisses I blow into the windFind a place upon your...