I Like Writing Poetry

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    Motor Lodge Shangri-La A sunny day to begin

    with Then dark clouds rushed in from the south Thunder, bright flashes of summer lightning Torrential rain pounding upon our one window The four of us a bit too high, but not that dry Having sought shelter from the elements again Inside a double occupancy room at the Afton...
    Atehequa Atehequa
    61-65, M
    Jul 27, 2014

    A familiar rhythm with a twist of blues.

    .a.bitter sweet symphony , like the sound of me and you... Take my hand, for more than just this dance , the journey will be worth it, just take the chance. Forever weel shine under the moonlit sky , there is no one out there , quite like you and I You a soothing song, and I...
    Rhythmnblues9 Rhythmnblues9
    26-30, F
    Jul 31, 2014

    This Is a Poem Called "Self Worth." Enjoy.

                                Self Worth. The mirror is cracked and worn and faded from time. She pivots and turns to see her reflection. Is she still beautiful? She...
    kazeldragon kazeldragon
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2007

    F I R E W O R K S !

    FIREWORKS -  awesome colours & explosionsI  LOVE  firework displays they are so  exciting !ROCKETS  are my favourite they ascend thenEXPLODE  with a bang and shower us with sparksWHEN  can we have a Firework Party any timeON  your Birthday at Christmas and New YearREALLY...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 26, 2012

    P L A N E T # E A R T H # P A R A D I S E

    PLANET EARTH AND THE MOON ~ AMAZINGStudy of Geography / Geologyreveals the Earth's an awesome placeorbits yearly - spinning dailyLiving Planet deep in spacePart of awesome Solar SystemSun by day and Moon by nightAbundant water - atmosphereLiving Planet bathed in lightAUTUMN...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 21, 2012

    S E D U C T I O N with R E D ~ W I N E

    RIOJA TINTO - VINO DEL PARADISO ! ONE GLASS - YOU CAN KISS ME - AND HOLD MY HAND YOU CAN SAY "I LOVE YOU" BUT I WONT BELIEVE YOU TWO GLASSES AND YOU CAN FRENCH KISS ME AND SAY "I LOVE YOU" - AND I WILL BELIEVE YOU  THREE GLASSES AND YOU CAN CUDDLE & FONDLE ME MY INHIBITIONS ARE...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 8, 2012

    I enjoy writing poetry in my spare time like

    when I'm bored or feeling bad idkk ((: I actually have some pretty good poems and quotes x (:(
    princessxsuicide princessxsuicide
    16-17, F
    Sep 20, 2015

    It's actually more of a song.

    . Lol (I wrote it a while ago though) Why Verse Whys it so hard to imagine Why do I have to be so afraid To see a future with you being with me Why am I so lost Lost in what hasn't happened Lost in what I've been through Why Chorus Why does it have to be so tricky Why you...
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    Jan 24, 2015

    Please turn back time

    and undo what has been done. My heart was shattered, love was scattered. Help me pick up the pieces. I want to be whole I want to walk not run.
    Memoriesremain Memoriesremain
    31-35, F
    Sep 14, 2014

    Lonely I've got your number,

    and baby, you've got mine. Honey, I need you...here tonight. Don't stop, until you're home again. Come on back to me...never leave me alone...please. I'm crying out, curled in a ball, lost and all...I see...is tears. It's been this way, for too long. You left...and I died...
    angelafireheart angelafireheart
    26-30, F
    Jan 26

    In the forest lives your greatest of fears The

    monsters that blend in with your white walls Spinning stride they hypnotise Walk into their lies You'll be okay Only truth dies In the forest of suicides
    UlyssesUlysses UlyssesUlysses
    18-21, M
    Jul 12, 2014

    To love another for a moment is all I ask.

    To taste her salty skin on my lips And caress her face. Dragging one thumb across her forehead, down her cheeks and down her mouth; Dragging back her Cupid's bow, ready to fire. To love with passion without loving at all. Might I dare know the name of my coy mistress. To...
    Iamvindicated Iamvindicated
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2015

    Feel The Life!!!

    Life is really tough; it’s a known fact,Yet it’s not ruthless; we do accept.Every soul has his share of pain,With little effort, pleasure is not hard to gain.Bright moments are not forever to stay,We need to get what tears have to say.Life is all about experiences; this is...
    hiddentears hiddentears
    26-30, F
    Dec 31, 2011

    ive always loved writing

    and have written over 50 poems and songs. but im afraid to put myself out there and scared no on will like it.
    freebirdkimmi freebirdkimmi
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 21, 2015

    You will never know..

    . I cried for days when I left My world fell apart Nothing was whole Nothing helped Everything was hard Trusting people was impossible I ran but never got far enough My cries never soothed me I became bitter I became angry I wanted to prove I was worth more than...
    Memoriesremain Memoriesremain
    31-35, F
    Sep 14, 2014
    hebrokemyheart99 hebrokemyheart99
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jul 30, 2014

    The sky at night, So dark,

    Yet so bright, Covered in darkness, But the stars make it light, Bright, Is this where the angels lie, Watching down on our life's, Souls drifting, Around in the darkness, Brightened by light, Are these the stars, Our loved ones, So high, Living on as stars? X
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul
    36-40, F
    Jul 1, 2014

    I've Woken Up Dreaming.

    ..I see...you standing in front of me. Seeming...to be...careless and free. I call out to you, but you don't reply. Why? I know not. Can't you tell I'm hurting? Do you even care anymore? Patience...has fled...I'm tossing and turning in bed. Understanding...is read...in...
    angelafireheart angelafireheart
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 22

    H A I R as S O F T as S I L K

    MY HAIR ALWAYS LOOKS BEST FROM THE BACK ! BEAUTIFUL NECKS ARE SEXY - WEAR YOU HAIR UP ! PERFECT FACE frameD BY PERFECT HAIR - AMAZING ! I LOVE AUBURN HAIRED GIRLS - THEY ARE ALWAYS FUN ! AFRICAN LADIES HAVE AMAZING SKIN & HAIR !
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 1, 2012

    C E L E B R A T E ~ W I N T E R ~ Y E S !

    WHAT FIVE THINGS DO YOU LOVE ABOUT WINTER ? I'm still young enough to make a SNOWMAN I'm still young enough to ride a sledge I'm still young enough to have a go man But when I ski I don't go near the edge ! Any excuse to drink MULLED WINE it send a tingle up your spine ! Red wine...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 2, 2012

    Stardust And Moonbeam

    Celestial bodies pin points of light Punctuates the purple-black of night. Stardust dancing, shimmering bright. Stargazing brings me delight. Moonbeam's golden rays of light Descends its beam this night. I wish I may, I wish I might Climb upon its beam so bright. Stardust cloaks...
    ConnieProuder ConnieProuder
    61-65, F
    Mar 5, 2013

    R A I N B O W of R O S E S !

    ROSES COME IN ALL THE COLOURS OF THE RAINBOW AND SOMETIMES ALL IN ONE ROSE ! RED ORANGE YELLOW GREEN BLUE INDIGO VIOLET WHEN YOU SEND A ROSE OR BUY SOMEONE A ROSE BUSH EACH COLOUR IS SIGNIFICANT RED ROSES ARE ALWAYS BEAUTIFUL AND ARE A TOKEN OF FIDELITY AND TRUE LOVE ! AN ORANGE...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Nov 3, 2012

    I ~ A M ~ A ~ S T R A W B E R R Y !

    STRAWBERRIES - Heart shaped fruit I love picking them them in fields "Strawberry Fields Forever" I can't resist their sweetness to my longing yields   Strawberries the perfect food for lovers I'll taste yours if you'll taste mine They're succulent they're juicy  I'm feeding...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 5, 2012

    Crispy air descends hoodies on your skin

    apples on the trees and wilted flower leaves. Summer was just a day ago life was just a silly flow now people finally see the vibrant possibilities. It feels like Autumn...
    Domeli Domeli
    18-21, F
    Sep 13, 2015

    B E L L Y ~ B U T T O N S !

    ONE OF MY EP FRIENDS said he thoughtthe NAVEL of a Lady was very exotic !Erotic even and he liked to see them ....EXPOSED ! I love them too and especiallyBelly Dancers with theirs beautifully jewelled !  THIS IS THE object OF OUR DESIRE - PERFECTION !FOLLOW THE STAR - A...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 3, 2012

    I have secrets that no one will know.

    Except whom bestowed. You must enter in this way or that. Carry no disguise and leave the shame Plea no bargain and feel the same I can't tell it to you, if I wanted to it's a matter of reminding the soul
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 22

    I C E ~ I S ~ N I C E !

    ICE CRYSTALS - Every one is different all based on  hexagonal symmetry of the molecular structure of ice. Ice ans snow are one of Winter's treasures ! ICE is of course  just frozen water and steam is just gaseous waterso the all have the same formula H2O Ice is less dense...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 26, 2012

    EP ~ G E S T U R E S ~ R U L E ~ OK

    IT TAKES TWO TO CUDDLE ! I love the EP Gestures Love and Kiss Adore and Hug and Noogie and a Nuzzle I love them all they're fun to send My favourite is a CUDDLE ! IT TAKES TWO TO TANGO ! Come Dance with me come Dine with me  Make peace - High five a click is all it takes I love...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 23, 2012

    ODE TO A GNOME I’m falling without

    wings hands outstretched, reaching toward nothing, no one hand to grasp, to catch, to hold. The long stretch-shot in slow-mo t-i-o-n, hair whips into my eyes falling, without wings, fat little kiwi, brown, nondescript. I’m clawing for the ledge a foot above my head, but each...
    roadkillkitten roadkillkitten
    46-50, F
    Feb 22

    Free Spirited Vessel Such a free spirited

    vessel Sailing amongst the tidal waves Wrestling with natures forces On a voyage through mist and haze She rests her heavy anchor On the depths of the ocean bed When she reaches the bay Where her sailors are ahead The Sea-guls cry When it's time to set sail You can hear the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 19, 2014
    mrweerd mrweerd
    26-30, M
    Feb 23

    LIP GLOSS She’s making up

    for lost time. You watch her flit between the mirrors and the boys, slurring drunken kisses between the lines, she was prettier before, you surmise. Now she laughs easy, but it isn’t real, you remember the tire-tracks and the shrill of nightingales and the rain. She’s...
    roadkillkitten roadkillkitten
    46-50, F
    Feb 26

    Well I don't know if this is poetry

    but I like writing..... Baby you're poison and wine I can sip on you all day and not be hazy I might be crazy but I love to overdose on you I'm a alcoholic but when I'm with you all the pain goes away and I'm sober I'm empty you're a potion of devotion for your poison I'm...
    AlyssaMC AlyssaMC
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2015

    http://kosmonowa.blogspot.

    com/2015/04/stolen-faces.html ,ps-not mine
    mdifferent mdifferent
    22-25, F
    Apr 21, 2015

    Dark days with bright suns.

    A war within us we can't overcome ,yet we carry on like soldiers to deaths beating drum. We wear a mask that carries a smile, so others can ignore us for a little while. Underneath my mask an invisible tear my soul begging you not to leave me here. Alone in my thoughts, my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 10, 2015

    Time

    Yesterday is gone, as are so many thingsNo longer holding true to the same objectivesTime has changed some old perspectivesWhile other views are stronger todayTime wipes away thoughts and dreamsHolding on to pain, turning tears into streamsTomorrow will present anew with more...
    soulrunher soulrunher
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2013

    An Artist I'll Always Be

    Storytelling without words Paintbrush in hand Strokes of colors in various hues Painting what I see, what I know Creating masterpieces on canvas This is what I've always done This is what I do best Life, alas, is too short At sixty five young, a new skill Switching paintbrush to...
    ConnieProuder ConnieProuder
    61-65, F
    Jan 1, 2013

    ---DARK PAST-- The dark clouds,

    that were above me..floating yesterday.. The dark clouds, that i thought, i had left behind.. They have started following me again, giving me the pain.. the pain that i thought, i had left behind, cleared with the rain.. with the rain.. from the clouds.. the dark clouds.. Oh...
    Dovev Dovev
    18-21, M
    1 Response Nov 6, 2014

    It's twisting around me,

    Getting ahold, Days spent happy, Days spent so low. Face full of spots, Feeling so old, No one will want me, So iv been told. Tiredness is dragging me down, Tears I hide behind my smile, As I push through the day, Barely making a sound. The darkness is coming, Depression not...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul
    36-40, F
    Jul 1, 2014

    S C O T T I S H ~ S N O W ~ M A N

    WE'VE HAD our first snow so JEANIEcan make a proper Scottish Snowmanwith coal for his eyes and a carrot forhis nose and a woolly hat for his head !The SHEEP are OK they have woolly coatsbut we need to pen them in at night  - so thatthey can huddle together for mutual warmthlike...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Oct 27, 2012

    My dementor She is not different from me She

    resides in me, now I in her You see, only her place accepted me And she is good and caring, a lot And now I feel smothered in her webs Breathing still Gasping for life. • I look at her , teary eyed The classic triad of helplessness, hopelessness and worthlessness stinks from...
    mdifferent mdifferent
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 28, 2015

    S E N S E of T O U C H !

    The sense of touch is a precious gift I love to touch and be touched - all over ! Our fingers and our lips and other zones are very sensitive to touch and be touched. In fact the whole of our skin (which really is the biggest organ in the human body) is replete with sense...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Nov 1, 2012

    Hey everyone, check out my poetry blog!

    www.punkrockpericaliya.wordpress.com It'd mean a lot :)
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees
    18-21, F
    Jul 20, 2014

    If only I could lift Rise above all

    else Become the one One who cares not The vision present What you have created What you lead So rise up So let go Become the one.
    theycallmetk theycallmetk
    18-21, M
    Feb 26, 2015

    I Miss You....

    This poem is written by my younger sis. This is her very first poem and it is dedicated to our mom, who is no more in this world. I just want to share it over here... I MISS YOU... My life without you is mere fiction I need your warmth and affection Your arms held me...
    hiddentears hiddentears
    26-30, F
    6 Responses May 14, 2010

    S C O T T I S H ~ C U I S I N E !

    A PERFECT SCOTTISH MENU ! Start with CO-CK A LEEKIE SOUP - Delicious For the Fish Course ~ DRESSED SCOTCH SALMON ! The Perfect Main Course is ABERDEEN ANGUS BEEF ! Followed by a CLOOTIE DUMPLING (Sultana Suet Pudding) Finally Cheese  AYRSHIRE DUNLOP CHEESE  complemented with a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Oct 22, 2012

    When the warmth of her embrace has faded the

    pain begins. It's been so long since I heard her sweet voice. The way her laughter filled my heart with love. All that's left now is the shadow of her in my mind. I will smile and walk through life. Loneliness surrounds me, it strokes me gently and reminds me that I am in...
    snowman70 snowman70
    46-50, M
    Feb 10, 2014

    EP C I R C L E of F R I E N D S !

    I really love my EP FRIENDS I know that they are there for me each day when I log on their thoughts with me to share We're like POOH BEAR and all his friends Piglet - Eeyore - Tigger - Owl and Roo Who share and care for everyone and exchange thoughts the whole day through I'm...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 31, 2012

    I cannot yap for the cat stole my tongue an

    action I feared would take place. And I cannot ha no not a chuckle for a smile takes a toll on my face. I cannot sniffle nor blunder no longer to walk blindly is a disgrace. I shall sit in the dark the stale dull dark and stay still for the light again.
    Domeli Domeli
    18-21, F
    Sep 13, 2015

    K I S S E S as S W E E T as W I N E !

    KISSES & WINE ~ HAVE MUCH IN COMMON ~ YES !A KISS IS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL expression OF LOVE YOU'RE NEVER TOO YOUNG (OR TOO OLD) TO KISS !A KISS OF INNOCENCE ~ LOVELY !A KISS OF PASSION ~ AWESOME !A KISS OF ADDICTION !A KISS WITH LOTS OF PROMISE !KISSES AS SWEET AS WINE !
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Nov 1, 2012

    A N G E L S are E V E R Y W H E R E !

    ANGELS ARE EVERYWHERE ! Angels of Peace Angels of Hope Angels of Joy Angels of Comfort Angels of Light We don't always see them We don't always hear them But they are always there ! To help to comfort to bless To support and to encourage ! Sometimes they come in human form Be an...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 4, 2012

    F A S H I O N for A U T U M N !

    I love Autumn it's an excuse to wear fabulous coats of every colour and fabric and style. I'm not a rich girl and I don't have a Sugar Daddy (any offers ?) but I love the styles on the High Street and - like all my Sisters - I love any excuse to shop for clothes !    VERY CHIC...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 1, 2012

    T O ~ A ~ L O U S E ~ Robert Burns

    A LUNARDI BONNET WHICH LOOKED LIKE A BALLOON ! HA! whare ye gaun - ye crowlan ferlie Your impudence protects you sairly I canna say but ye strunt rarely Owre gawze and lace Tho' faith I fear ye dine but sparely on sic a place ! Ye ugly creepan  blastet wonner Detested shunn'd...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Nov 1, 2012

    I've said/heard the same thing over

    and over convincing myself/me I knew. I've kept promises and peace for I would be absolutely true. The time came when all was ripped away I bled for years, months, weeks and days. Nothing opens ones eyes to a distracted young boy like the fractions of truth laying traction of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 25

    N O V E M B E R !

    A grand blue gray morning in NOVEMBERthe first snow and frost of the Scottish WinterA time of change calm and peace together.It is still a long time to HOGMANYbut CHRISTMAS is a wee compensationGood Roast Beef (Turkey is for Sassanachs !)and a wee dram as a prelude to 2013...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    9 Responses Oct 25, 2012

    Lovers I love you, you are mine now,

    as I am yours, till death parts us or till our next great fight, where we don't talk for days and stumble with grudging souls back into each others arms content, finding solace in our anger knowing whatever happens I will always be yours and you mine Nothing is...
    v33rh0ra v33rh0ra
    26-30, M
    Jul 3, 2014
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