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I Like Arthur Rimbaud's Poetry

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    First Blood - "I have stretched ropes from bell-tower to bell-tower; garlands from window to window; chains of gold from star to star, and I dance."From IlluminationsI first found...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Feb 15, 2011

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    Quote - "strength or weakness... that you exist, that is strenght" sorry about my translation, not sure if it´s right but you get the gist of it.
    Joelisa Joelisa 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 22, 2009

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    Thief Of Fire - I found this and wanted to share it with you. “The first study for the man who wants to be a poet is knowledge of himself, complete: he searches for his soul...
    sweetmeisje sweetmeisje 26-30, F 12 Responses Nov 17, 2010

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    My Inspiring Gay 19th Century French Visionary Poet - I love his complete works and letters. He died at the early age of 37... Wrote his best work when he was a merely a young boy...
    QueenOfHearts QueenOfHearts 22-25, F 7 Responses Oct 24, 2009

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    I keep his poetry around my room :) it's so incredible and beautiful.
    smurfinaround smurfinaround 13-15, F Feb 8

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    I like to write funny poetry like this limerick I made in class during the poetry unit AHEM. I once had a cat He looked like a rat I took him to school But he fell in a pool And...
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    From my blog written in 2011 when I was in Madrid It’s been eight months since I have been in Madrid and I am no way closer to understanding things here. Houses are spotless...
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    What song are you listening to now? Critical by Nevermind and TKO What are five music genres you love listening to? Christian - Rap - Electronica - World - Soundtrack What are...
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    Kinder, Kirche. Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Two - Chapter Thirty-Seven I was dropped off about mid-afternoon in front of my townhouse. The street was busy with people...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Mar 21

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    Apologies in advance: this is a longer rant. Most sitcoms disturb & anger me because much of the humor is mean-spirited & involves humiliating other people. I like witty, creative...
    LuminousMotes LuminousMotes 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    The red headed step child thing is true. My boyfriend is a sweet man. Unfortunately this sweetness causes him to give his 4 year old EVERYTHING she wants. She's disgustingly rude...
    kkj13 kkj13 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Met this guy when I was 13, handsome and tall. Let's call him SL. So we talked through Facebook and eventually exchanged numbers. We call each other often and texts sometimes. It...
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    Now in college, I've tried talking to a couple of girls so far. I don't think the majority of them even seemed interested in me, but the last one did. She was awesome. But this...
    MovingOnWithTaintedHands MovingOnWithTaintedHands 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 29

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    7 Things to Remember When You Think You’re Not Good Enough “We can’t hate ourselves into a version of ourselves we can love.” ~Lori Deschene Sometimes I am really...
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    Kinder,Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kitchen) Part Three - Chapter Twenty -Two We began our search next morning. Robert made a few phone calls - first. to Philadelphia and...
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    I have no problem allowing people to be themselves. It gives me the freedom to do the same. Honestly I won't go out of my way to make a specific person miserable. That's a waste of...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F Apr 7

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    (Skip to next paragraph to skip my rant, I have some questions) I'm not fun or cool and I don't have special qualities, I feel like I'm stuck in one small square and I'll never be...
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    I know he's a bad guy. Kind of terrible, actually. However, I can't NOT want him. It's over. He ended it weeks ago, but I still think about him. It doesn't take my breath away or...
    CaliLove87 CaliLove87 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This may really sound childish and should be none of my business, but I care because he's my brother and I love him dearly. Nor am I jealous, my family and relatives feels the same...
    Toothfairy08 Toothfairy08 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    One day when I was young I told my mother that I wanted to be a girl. I had these feeling for as long as I could remember. My mom got a big smile on her face. She asked me to tell...
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    My girlfriend wanted me to go with her to her family's house and I told her that I was tired of going there and did not want to because I feel like they all dislike me. I want to...
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    It's just a pet peeve of mine. Yes, "I do like Cookies". No. I don't like cookys. That's just an example. I also hate it when the groups don't make any sense or even when the...
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    Ok so I like someone that I work with, I am not sure if he likes me though.. The other night we went out with some friends. For the past 3-4 weeks I've been interested in him...
    kobe14 kobe14 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 16

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    It's not that I don't like him... It's i fricken hate politics.
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    I love when guys call me babe, baby, baby girl, sweetheart, sweetie or anything like that. It's so cute.
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    "cookie cutter *******" by snow tha product Yeah! Uhm Look! Pockets looking cakey like these bummy ******* make up It's room service *****, the game requested that it get waked...
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    So at Victoria secret today looking for a spots bra an the lady walks over to help me....an asked me what size bra I had on at the moment I tell her 36C? She tells me I think your...
    imnatural10 imnatural10 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 31

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    If you don't like someone you should not pretend to like them. That's my philosophy anyway.
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    "Opinions are like butts- everyone's got has them and they come in every size and shape" -my ex gf
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    "Time passes, people move...Like a river's flow, it never ends. A childish mind will turn to noble ambition...Young love will become deep affection... The clear water's surface...
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    My cousin is only 7 and weighs less then 45 pounds. We were all lined up to go to the bathroom and 45 mins. later he finally came out. What's the first time he comes out and says...
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    Believe it or not, as much as I love my parents, they expect too damn much from me !! And I just want a way to tell them that I DO NOT want to end up like them. Not that being...
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    I have been working on sketching. I never knew how much I would like it. Here's a hand I tried last week.
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    Treat religion like garlic. It's cool if you have some, but don't bring it up in every conversation, don't wave it around in public, and don't cram it down children's throats.
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    Howling wind, scowling face, No love there, Not a trace, Broken heart, tear stained cheek Love that's gone he calls you freak, He hides behind a great stonewall He laughs at you...
    liberosis liberosis 41-45, F 6 hrs ago

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    For the Love of the Afflicted Special blossoms plucked before time, Grapes crushed before ripe enough for wine, What joy comes from one who fears unwelcomed passion, Would the...
    ReconstructiveCriticism ReconstructiveCriticism 41-45, M 10 hrs ago

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    THE SKYLARK. by Liberosis I saw a lark sitting upon a tree, he turned and said" do you knoweth me?" I...
    liberosis liberosis 41-45, F 5 hrs ago

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    about friendships. pg. 1 Friendship is the bread of heart. - Mary Russell Mitford Today a man discovered gold and fame, Another flew the stormy seas; Another set an unarmed world...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Mar 19

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    Let's start with removing some grime.... Remove David Koch from the Board of Trustees or the Science Visiting Council for WGBH, a PBS affiliate whose mission is “fostering an...
    DreamWizard DreamWizard 41-45, F Apr 3

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    I write poetry. I love poetry(: I like the fact that you can write how you're feeling, that's it's calming, and entertaining. I write mostly dark poetry. I write love poems here...
    Ipromiseyou Ipromiseyou 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    “I would not like to live in a world without cathedrals. I need their beauty and grandeur. I need them against the vulgarity of the world. I want to look up at the illuminated...
    Daveokay Daveokay 22-25, M Apr 5

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    I don't really write poetry but love reading it and would like to be able to express myself like poetry hehe
    smileyvegan smileyvegan 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I write poetry but I'm always to scared to show people, those that I have shown say it's really good... But I don't know it's like they're taking a step inside my mind and I don't...
    BrokenFromMemories BrokenFromMemories 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    Poetry is art . Poetry is like painting , but instead of colors it is descriptive words .
    647821097bbnmhb 647821097bbnmhb 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    "Jezebel Rose.....I love you." we went walking in the birdsong breezes hand in hand in the spring grass 'neath the juniper tree and her heart sung me a lullaby so sweet her heart...
    mudmen mudmen 46-50 Mar 20

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    Just going through some of my poetry... And I thought I would share some (: I wrote this poem for the man i loved, my best friend, when he was still with us in this life - R.I.P...
    yellowfeelings yellowfeelings 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    Some more old poetry (: Bite and Hold On: The stars lined themselves up in the sky, like marbles ready to trip me over. That's the sort of crazy I'd like to walk over anyway...
    yellowfeelings yellowfeelings 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Sure my poetry is not great but I still make poetry but I keep it a secret because most of it is about my love and lust for my crushes.
    Inlovewithtecher Inlovewithtecher 16-17, F Apr 5

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    I write poetry I love it ... how you gently weave the words into a wonderful song that only you can hear ... I love poems and poetry I do I feel like it gets out all of my...
    emmawinterfrost emmawinterfrost 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    It's always been a good past time for me to just chill and think about weird and random thoughts in my head and for 3 years now i have been writing these weird and random thoughts...
    BlockiestJet753 BlockiestJet753 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My poetry for English HW I knew the world was cruel But I don't know what to do I was always such a fool Never using what I knew The memories overtake me And I feel I ought to go...
    Radjad Radjad 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    Falling Apart I've been falling. Falling for so long, Falling so fast even my questions pass too quickly to be answered, Falling so fast that the world is passing before my eyes...
    Audrina14 Audrina14 13-15, F Apr 2