“If it causes your blood to boil
you must speak up.
How many deaths have words
suffered in your mouth?
How many letters have you swallowed
and left to drown in...
I Feel So Alone - Loneliness is what i feel
I feel so alone
I feel so isolated
The emptyness in my heart
Can not be feeled by any soul
I am surounded by people but yet i feel so...
My grandmother wrote this poem. Her marriage was so much like mine, but she stuck it out. I dug it out today to give myself hope.
There you are.
Striding across the winter...
Unrequited Love -
This poem very much captures the author's feelings of unrequited love; of being loved just a very little by someone, who always has bigger and better fish to...
All I am,
Is buried deep
Más allá del amor (Octavio Paz)
Todo nos amenaza:
el tiempo, que en vivientes fragmentos divide
al que fui
del que seré,
como el machete a la culebra;
la conciencia, la...
When two souls fall in love, there is nothing else but the
yearning to be close to the other. The presence that is felt
through a hand held, a voice heard, or a smile seen...
What Is Love? - Is love found in holding hands?
In quiet whispers?
In looks shared across a crowded room?
Is love shared in notes?
Is love felt with a...
Follow Your Dreams~~ - Today is a treasure
To cherish each day
Follow your dreams
Letting hope shine
See the soft beauty
That is inside you
When you feel fear
Love will see you...
If you love something, set it free. If it returns you have not lost it. If it disappears and never comes back, then it was never yours to begin with. And if it just sits there...
I Promise - I promise that during my days you will be my onlyI know you will be there for me when I feel lonelyI know I can count on you whenever I am downI know you will save me...
Rapture - There is a place for us
that no one else can enter.
It is a place that holds no secrets,
only beauty, peace, understanding.
A place that we come to,
thinking we are one...
Touch my soul with your hands; Touch my body with your heart. Don't ever hesitate to touch my mind with your wisdom; for all my strength lies in your hands reaching for our...
I'm Protected -
In the corner of your lips
like a smile i am protected
in the sorrows of your eyes
like a tear
in the silence of your night
like the tick-tok i am protected
It's Funny How "friends" Can Just Leave You When You Are Down -
it's funny how hello is always accompanied with goodbye it's funny how good memories can...
I Want To See You... - “I want to see you.Know your voice.Recognize you when youfirst come 'round the corner.Sense your scent when I come into a room you've just left.Know the...
'Have you ever kept looking for something
Never knowing what it was, but knowing it was lost forever?'
Been in a real poetic mood lately. But I havent quite the 'zing' back...
I saw her coming through the flowery grass,
Round her swift ankles butterfly and bee
Blent loud and silent wings ; I saw her pass
Where foam-bows shivered on the sunny...
"What do you need from me the most?"
Your thinking, your heart, the half of me. You are my Glitch in the Universal LOVE. It happened to me when I fell in love with you. You changed...
“History says, Don't hope/On this side of the grave/But then, once in a lifetime/The longest-for tidal wave of justice can rise up/And hope and history rhyme./So hope for a great...
The Pity Of Love
by William Butler Yeats
A pity beyond all telling
Is hid in the heart of love:
The folk who are buying and selling,
The clouds on their journey above,
i like my body when it is with your
by E. E. Cummings
i like my body when it is with your
body. It is so quite a new thing.
Muscles better and nerves more.
i like your body. i...
I don't care what others say
If you go
I may cry
I don't want to say good-bye
“He who becomes the slave of habit,
who follows the same routes every day,
who never changes pace,
who does not risk and change the color of his clothes,
who does not speak and...
The More Loving One - WH Auden
The More Loving One
Looking up at the stars, I know quite well
That, for all they care, I can go to hell,
But on earth indifference is the least
I am the pain of the heart
the restless mind that people see
I am the body of past the soul of tomorrow
I am the ghost of earth. I am me
If I Could Tell You - WH Auden
Time will say nothing but I told you so
Time only knows the price we have to pay;
If I could tell you I would let you know.
If we should weep...
My take on love
Fiction in real.
Deeper you feel..
More it is superficial.
Yet money can get.
Lost in thought if you concentrate..
It's just hormones that...
If You Love, Set It Free - I used to have a poster with the original phrase "If you love someone, set them free. If they come back they're yours; if they don't they never were...
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Yes, I know this was a song, but the song lyrics read like a beautiful poem. So I decided to add it to this ep group. I found out that this...
You're My Black Hole, I'm In Trouble - Your peach is within my reach
You galactic disaster
I will eat and eat
Feed my famine with your laughter
Lines Written in Early Spring
BY WILLIAM WORDSWORTH
I heard a thousand blended notes,
While in a grove I sate reclined,
In that sweet mood when pleasant thoughts
“One day, whether you
you will stumble upon
someone who will start
a fire in you that cannot die.
However, the saddest,
After The Dusk__a Translation - Tu ne dekha ha kabhi aik nazar shaam kay baad?
kitnay chup chaap say lagtay hain shajar shaam kay baad..
(Have you ever noticed, After the dusk...
Getting forever makes you wait for what seems like an eternity.
in spite of everything
by E. E. Cummings
in spite of everything
which breathes and moves,since Doom
(with white longest hands
neatening each crease)
will smooth entirely our minds...
My First Poem ;) - This is my first poem so here it goes!
I will smile,
I will not frown,
I will love,
I will not hate,
I will throw away my blade,
I will not cut,
I will be...
you know what I like
you know what I want
I can get it right here, right now
I can make your sadness disappear
Right here, that's how
We come to pass with a lesson to put in. (and perhaps old teachings to put aside.)
Like a seed we plant. We have to make the decision to throw its hard covered shell down...
not saying that I'm actually any good at it haha..
ill give it a go..
His beautiful mind,
Its what she'd always hoped to find,
He looses himself sometimes
In a beautiful mess...
The tender touch Of your lips Against mine Is all that I ever Need toMake me relax
Here is an example of a Shakespearean Sonnet I wrote for English class.
Don’t ever try to be something you’re not
You’ll only look...
If You Forget Me
I want you to know
You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the red branch
of the slow autumn at my window,
if I touch
near the fire...
A Lover's Hand - I feel myself touching Your hand,(I feel the warmth of life as you do)The same Hand that took me so violently(I remember saving you, by force) And brought so much...
Have you ever lived a poem? I have. First the poem, then the story.
We were very tired, we were very merry—
We had gone back and forth all night on the ferry.
It was bare and...
The Cabin - Dedicated to Chelsea
A weekend escape,
To a cabin far away,
To spend it together,
And live life in a day,
We talked and we chatted,
We hugged and we kissed...
There is so much to say to you, for I'm just an observer just like you. When I look at you, an eternal thought kicks in, automatically without my permission, in my head, based on a...
"Don’t Forget To Live" by Madisen Kuhn
Time isn’t wasted at the end of the day
When you’re in bed thinking about all the things
You could’ve done,
You could’ve said...
Ebony- Tess Gallagher
I need these dark waves pulsing in my sleep.
How else make up for the pungency
of that carnation’s breath freshened over us,
night on night? Just to lie...
BROKEN Broken when I met you, but you say I changed the hand.
Now you feel back on top, so maybe I'm no longer your plan.
I'm sick of being played with, sick of being blamed...