I Like to Write Rhymes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 147 People

    A Brief Prayer I'd like to know you've got me,

    Lord; I'd like to know you hold my hand, but I look out and see the sword that rules this Promised Land. I'd like to think you'll hold me, Lord; I'd like to feel you stand with me, but I look out and hear the Word used as an enemy. I'd like to know you have me, Lord, for this...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    1 Response Jan 4, 2015

    I need sleep, but sleep never comes.

    I do an unending series of sums, but whatever I try just makes sleep go bye-bye, and me sitting up chewing Tums. (Mar.23, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Mar 23, 2015

    You werent able to kill me

    even if you was cain, you cant back me up like when your harddrives erased,i cant be killed by guillotine or even firing squads, cuz i got the brain power to telekineticly tear there rifles appart,one lyrical verse will make the wisest scholar feel so smart,move so fast your...
    Adeadmanwalking Adeadmanwalking
    18-21, M
    Mar 14, 2015

    WHERE ARE YOU? are you there?

    are you there? are you thinking I don't care? you were so closed, the thought arose that you weren't anywhere. (Apr.11, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    Do Anyone Want To Hear My Rhymes?

    do anyone want to hear my rhymes?
    nikosdbz nikosdbz
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jun 7, 2012

    Aight, so this is actually a rap I wrote

    when I was locked up.. It's pretty ghetto lmao but y'All already know bout me.Group HomeTo another ******* treatment facilityA ****** way to live my lifefriend's house to friend's house -Losing the friend everytimekicked out of here,banned from there-getting stabbed on the...
    maezombiie maezombiie
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 6, 2014

    THE BETTER WAY how do you know the better way?

    "read our good book," some would say. "elders," say some others, "or perhaps just follow your mothers." I say, "find some healthy play." you can't just sit on your *** and watch as the hours slowly pass. it's not good for your body; pretty soon you'll be noddy, resting quietly...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    in the sixties I believed we could change

    things, end the tyranny of evil; that bell still rings. I won't be doing it; I know that now; and nor will you; I know that somehow. wouldn't it be nice to see new beginnings. (Apr.8, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    The Ugliness from the struggle,

    the troubles that come with success Touch my soul as I pour my heart in distress I grew up with everything, I should feel blessed Compared to they, those who came up with less I'm writing rhymes without a beat, my story, once upon a time And if you understand, know...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    1 Response Jan 22

    I haven't written with

    such mania and drive since my residence days, in nineteen sixty-five. back then it was all broken heart; this time it's a non-smoking start. either way, it makes me feel more alive. I wish I could turn it off and on; it's something I can't depend upon. but life just isn't like...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Mar 27, 2015

    do you really feel that you're blessed?

    how do you measure success? do you feel satisfied? have you even tried to get out of the world of excess? (Apr.11, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    U Want More Just Comment!

    im an ill rhymer.youngster with an older mind i.let the beat run.then my flow is fluid.on my block i am the new kid.when i spit lyrics.people either are amazed or they call me weird and stupid.but i continue through it.coz its a gift i got.tha curse is the fact i never know when...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 13, 2013

    The Hand Unseen I dropped a pebble in a pool,

    And interrupted fish at school. They turned their tails and swam away To find another place to play. The water rippled in its place, But ripples leave without a trace. The stone hits bottom, lying still, As though it has some time to kill. The fish return, retake the spot...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    1 Response Dec 8, 2014

    I've felt twice my size

    as I felt the might of bisons through me And the ice in eyes when they try describe to me Don't try to fight I'd like to rise I guess the sky looks roomy I slice and dice my life like it's disguised haloumi Truth will try but truth will frighten so lies are blooming And...
    ForeverInTheMoment ForeverInTheMoment
    18-21, M
    1 Response May 9, 2014

    I think that I must take a break,

    before my verse starts to turn fake. I've got plenty of pain stimulating my brain, guaranteed to keep me awake. (Apr.12, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    TRAINING here I am,

    once more, explaining, knowing I'm not really raining tremendous success on this little mess, but still, I'm only in training. is it my intention to confuse? I hope not! I'd like to amuse. that's really my thing because I can't sing. it's a game without win or lose. (Apr.17, 2...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 18, 2015

    AN OLD BEATNIK IDEA I,

    want to live in the hour of now; it's a bold ambition, but I don`t know how. no future, no past, the present, at last. so far it`s an unfulfilled vow. (Apr.15, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 17, 2015

    MESSAGES I hope you find my message

    distorted; it's not about to be aborted. there's someone else here whose face isn't clear, and whose words are always contorted. (Apr.11, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    I know these rhymes are inane,

    and that some might call them insane, but they're good enough to get rid of the stuff that rattles around in my brain. (Apr.13, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    Wrote this at midnight

    so I was still awake Thinking about eating some red velvet cake But too bad I had a stomach ache From digesting all of my countless mistakes Yep my life is just an huge enigma From my height to my eye with a stigma Words are powerful like knuckles the echidna But can't use it...
    RatedR720 RatedR720
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 23, 2015

    Ain't afraid of Isis cause life's far from

    over Treating us like we are a bunch of pushovers Now the triple M gave France a changeover To prepare us for the hostile takeover Wearing masks just to intimidate But I know I'm in good hands call it allstate Fighting as a warrior when things escalate Protecting Richmond cause...
    RatedR720 RatedR720
    18-21, M
    Nov 17, 2015

    Turned nineteen on September 21st Got the

    rhythm in my head don't need to rehearse Family says I'm blessed but I feel cursed Life is a witch or Satan whichever comes first Sad that every where I go I'm joked Always saying something to get me provoked But at the end of the day that person is broke When his girl has a...
    RatedR720 RatedR720
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Sep 25, 2015

    Too long to put as a question,

    but how do you say ' problems that would be remembered for eternity' in a shorter sentence, but still using 'eternity' as the last word? Thanks
    ParisMaisie ParisMaisie
    16-17, F
    Dec 10, 2015

    the crime itself looked very stark bathed in

    sunlight in the park; hardly revealing, but much less concealing than when it was done in the dark. (Apr.12, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    I don't really blame you

    for staying. why not continue delaying the inevitable end of all you pretend to those you don't think you're betraying? they're not worried about you. they have better things they can do, like taking themselves down from the shelves, and shaking one off in the loo. (Apr.11, 2...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    there was a most unfortunate fellow whose skin

    was a lemonish yellow. the doctor came in, and he said with a grin, "What a wonderful color for Jell-O!" (Dec.11,2014)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Dec 11, 2014

    I would die for you Cry

    but never lie for you I'm too shy for you Why bother trying for you? I'm just a fly for you Annoying but something worth flying to And you might love me too only if you would let me smile to you Childish but I'm worth fighting to
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    3 Responses Mar 11

    Blinded by Lies I got a beef with my rhymes,

    they plot to breakout of my mind.cant stand to see the people blind, cuz the TV feeds them lies, cencoring a mothers cries, when her kid loses hips life, screams to god and asks him why? You think my kids deserve to die?no answer scars here mind,but Geuss who authorized the...
    Adeadmanwalking Adeadmanwalking
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 4, 2014

    if I'm getting on your very last nerve,

    let me know what you think I deserve. if you tell me to stop, I'll go 'til I drop; and I have many more in reserve. (Apr.12, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    Not for weak minds.. Offspring of aditi,

    span time,travel in and out of space, esoteric mind inertwind with every organisem ever made, it never ends its a cycle when you die you will reach a higher stage,the universus ebb and flow,black holes devour and create, been trough hades met osiris, living virus prophecised by...
    Adeadmanwalking Adeadmanwalking
    18-21, M
    Feb 11, 2015

    {{{ Wake Up }}} Any good individual Not taking

    part in the worlds rituals Suffering residuals Cant get ahead the struggle is unbelievable Satanic worshiping being spewed by the masses The industry is full of em Thanking God for their talent(less) blasphemy And you suckers just lemmings giving demons amnesty Wake up Spread...
    Hearta Hearta
    36-40, F
    Jan 29, 2015

    I just like doing nice rhymes to people.

    Cause they might turn out to be so cool or or very nice that your just like I need to do something for him
    Cuteguy4000 Cuteguy4000
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Jan 14

    My enemys freeze when the metal is sqeezed,

    when the gunpowder sparks thats when missles catch speed, wont stop till its mission complete, wont stop this is freedom of speech.i expose they deceive, with more bloodshed then the normandian beach,so listen to the lessons i teach,fack a presidents speech,wont stop till yall...
    Adeadmanwalking Adeadmanwalking
    18-21, M
    Dec 4, 2014

    Panic Attack at 4:20 a.

    m. I rolled a fattie late last night and then went looking for a light. I looked in all the usual spots; I looked and looked till I saw dots, my lighters lost, my matches burned, another lesson harshly learned. but then a miracle occurred, and I don't often use the word, but...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    1 Response Dec 12, 2014

    It's Morning! It's six o'clock in the

    morning As I struggle with these drooping eyes. The sun has sprung up without warning, And taken me by dazzling surprise. I hadn't quite realized the hour, Though I knew it was getting quite late, But the day, like an unfolding flower, Bloomed forth and soon set me straight...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    1 Response Dec 10, 2014

    who knows what tomorrow may bring?

    I might hear my lover's voice sing, or I may just get shot in mistaken plot. who knows? today's the thing! (Apr.14, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 17, 2015

    Time's changed and yet I feel exactly the same,

    Lost in all my many problems; Finding someone to blame, Disappointed in myself cause I don't know how to aim For what I want in life and all the many things I can claim
    flytest flytest
    22-25, M
    Apr 23, 2014

    your life can be as short

    as today, then, for no reason, taken away. let the days 'til then flow until you let go, then take a new road as you may. (Apr.13, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    Schemes an overwhelming world is this that

    loves you with a gangster kiss. the fact that we will all be dead is something that need not be said, for life is but a one-way street no matter how you plant your feet. it pushes you toward the end then tries to pull you back again. no future and no past endure; the present is...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2014

    I know I don't have a long time to be writing

    this personal rhyme, but I want you to know that I won't let it go 'til it looks like the script of a mime. (Apr.12, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    Up all night on the Internet Speaking with

    friends I never met. My *** is sore. My brain is fried. It's time for me to let it slide. The night is gone. I haven't slept. Duty calls. I must accept :))
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Nov 28, 2014

    CRIMES AND SHOWS I've been watching crime

    shows online, no commercials, and I like that fine. by night or by day, whenever I may, but it's darkening parts of my mind. the killers are many and bold, from today back to days very old. so, keep your head down, when you're out on the town; these people are all very cold...
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 17, 2015

    I promise to love you till the end of time.

    Your smile so beautiful . I promise to love you oh can't I call you mine. Your eyes so dreamy.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 14, 2015

    I can spy you through a window,

    spy you from a place where you do not know, everywhere you go I will follow, I'm super creepy and I only role solo, besides watching you I will also take your photos, if you look at me I will munch you like a taco, I wear shades all the time and I look like Johnny Bravo, if you...
    fthefurious fthefurious
    18-21, M
    Aug 21, 2015

    I don't know why I'm

    such a preacher; I don't see myself as much of a teacher. I don't have much to say, and I say it each day. not my most loveable feature. (Apr.12, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    (My fourth failed attempt at rap) Shots

    for shots, everybody over here talking now I drank like five shots, no turning back now SQuad wrote It all down, got a record label for the sound Party all night did like five shots then took another round Smoking on a Friday night, heads caught up in the clouds...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    1 Response Jan 24

    compose is what i do.

    first myself.then lyrically.somethin flows through me . spiritually i am a portal. &a meer mortal.a man who can spit lyrics i ain't yet even thought of. i kinda sort of switch my mind off. let tha words caskade from my lips they seem to drip&drop off.i can't ever quit coz as soon...
    PongoDean PongoDean
    31-35, M
    1 Response Dec 13, 2013

    how did it come down to this,

    facing the darkest abyss, my heart in my throat, but nothing of note, not even my lover's last kiss. (Apr.13, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    You may not think it's

    so clever/ To always say never say never/ And I might agree/ But it's silly, you see/ When we know well that nothing's forever :)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Nov 19, 2014

    GLEEFULLY egomaniacal glee is sprouting out

    all over me. I hope, too, you ego abounds in its own delirious sounds, your soul unabashedly free! (Apr.12, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015

    Love to write rhymes cause it's my calling Want

    to stand up cause I'm tired of falling Always clearing my head but I'm not balding Feeling like the G.O.A.T cause I'm always balling Whether it's money wise or on the court Frequently I blow off steam without a Newport People have no heart because I'm Kevin short But I wouldn't...
    RatedR720 RatedR720
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Sep 22, 2015

    THE WELL I won't offer any guile; I've been

    slacking for a while. I was a little down; I thought the well dried in the ground, but now I don't have to fake a smile. (Apr.11, 2015)
    paulie138 paulie138
    70+, M
    Apr 14, 2015
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