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I Love Spoken Word Poetry

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    Swing-set Memories - I'm looking for your rainbow hidden in my thunderstorm...Y'see,There's a tempest of emptiness surrounding my chest,and it's been that way ever since you picked...
    Icarus728 Icarus728 18-21, M Aug 16, 2012

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    Debris A vast - and extensive universe exists Each star replicating something bigger and brighter than you can ever imagine As you look up at the night sky watching the tiny...
    barnest2 barnest2 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Another Spoken Word Poem I Love - What Are You Dying For I would stand to miss the fists on the battlefield Among an army of red and an army of blue And I stand tall and true As I...
    RafaReu RafaReu 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 30, 2013

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    One Of My First Poems. - Well, I got into freestylin' abit, then I saw Brave New Voices, and I fell in love with the energy and emotion that was portrayed through speaking it. So...
    Icarus728 Icarus728 18-21, M Feb 13, 2010

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    I Haven't "spoken" This Yet But I'd Like Some Feedback Nonetheless "i Will Follow You" - I will follow you.Like a lost puppy whining for a scrap of attention. I...
    EternalDreamer1733 EternalDreamer1733 18-21, F Aug 29, 2011

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    Shihan on Def Poetry Jam "Love Like" epic- romantic- hilarious- good love :) <3 (youtube)
    MyaCelph MyaCelph 22-25, F Mar 4

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    Comment What You Think: "Mama Sent You Away." - You could have grown to be so beautiful. But mama sent you away. You could have grown to be so strong. But mama sent you away...
    SoloHD SoloHD 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 3, 2013

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    Priceless - it's everything about the timbre of voice and skill in operating it properly.so that it can be interpreted in many different ways.I think spoken word poetry is more...
    Maga Maga 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 4, 2008

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    the wind is rough at the top of the hill - . The minister's daughter is in love with the snake, who dwells in a well at the bottom of the road.wake up girl we're almost home...
    rockspaz rockspaz 46-50, M Mar 17

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    Loveless - Just amazing.4hero and Ursula Rucker - Loveless
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    Discovering Discovery - I discovered the beauty of Spoken Word Poetry last night. Literally, one day before I found out that this was an actual thing. I was playing with my new...
    MCxxOPREVxxOG MCxxOPREVxxOG 22-25, M Jan 2, 2012

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    So Much That I'd Like You Guys to Have a Taste of It. - I call it "I Think This One's For You".  I'm sure it's not much and is more exemplified if I...
    ariannetessa ariannetessa 16-17 Jul 19, 2008

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    Black And Blue - by Alysia Harris and Jasmine Mans."Giving him your heart to stand on will never make a man of him, just a taller boy".
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 20, 2012

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    To This Day - http://www.shanekoyczan.com/2013/02/21/to-this-day-lyrics/ You should be able to see the video at the bottom of the page. The words alone do this poem no justice...
    Caedis Caedis 16-17, M May 10, 2013

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    You'll Live You'll live t... - 's what my grandmother would say to me for every skinned knee or broken bone for every time I'd come home with new bruises tattooed on my back in...
    nicoleblu nicoleblu 18-21, F Feb 20

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    Myseterious Me - I won't announce my name, Because if I do. I might as well tell my life story. But we wouldn't want that. I express myself through poetry. I'll let you guess my...
    QueenOfPoetry QueenOfPoetry 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 10, 2013

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    It's Not Just How It's Written - It's how it's read aloud too. You can give two different people the same poem to read out loud, and the poems can be projected in two completely...
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2008

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    What Is Left - Dont know where the lie ends And the truth begins Tired of the stories as they spin Leaving me hanging on the end Of the trail as it leads Down the path of all my...
    Warbandit Warbandit 26-30, M Jul 17, 2013

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    I'll Get There - I'm fairly new to the land of poetry.  It's personal, and universal, and captivating. I'm driving down this road cautiously, lest I have any unfortunate...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Jun 12, 2012

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    Gemineye- Penny For Your Thoughts (youtube)
    MyaCelph MyaCelph 22-25, F Mar 4

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    The Pursuit Of Happiness - by Andrea Gibson.
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    Ursula Rucker - She is....!
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    Parents Are The Hardest People To Please• w... - d have to be one of my favorites, because it basically sums up a majority my life.
    jordinv jordinv 16-17, F Feb 2

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    Death Poem - by Alysia Harris.
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    Move Pen, Move.... - Probably the saddest poem I've ever heard...Move pen move - Shane Koyczan
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    The Awakening - 4hero and Ursula Rucker - The Awakening.
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    Rives Is My Favorite - I discovered spoken word poetry last summer and I immediately fell in love with words all over again. It's amazing what those poets can do with their poems...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 18, 2008

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    No words can describe When the day you ... - ive I felt a word.. felt the life Felt my heart beat and alive But then it all Faded, they stole The one person whom i fall Now where...
    PartyPoison04 PartyPoison04 13-15, F Apr 1

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    I didnt know what came over me to write this - but it had consumed half of my thoughts :) I am in love to a wonderful guy Who is way different from any other guy He's wise, cute...
    PartyPoison04 PartyPoison04 13-15, F Apr 1

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    I was gonna publish a poetry book - but the publisher said no one was into poetry anymore :( It saddened me
    ReeseThompson0424 ReeseThompson0424 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Poetry is what helps me explain my thoughts c... - rly
    geo92 geo92 18-21, M Apr 6

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    Words can make you or break you - , funny how assimilated intonations can make you laugh, smile, even cry all on a whim. Coming from the right person it can drown out every thing...
    DiosesOscuros DiosesOscuros 22-25, M Mar 24

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    SPRING RETURN Spring return <br... - I'm back to breathe Its clean aromas They make my Virgin soul Sweet scent wrapped There is a lightness in my feet I have worn their...
    sayedhadhood20 sayedhadhood20 51-55, M Mar 22

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    I wrote this for someone special ... - is isnt good but I wanted to say Thank you for turning my night into day Thank you for giving me a reason to live Thank you for the love that...
    liberosis liberosis 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    i know lots of people hate me - because i am not so good but few people surely love me because they know that my little goodness is not fake.......
    isabelarao isabelarao 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I just love writing them - . I believe I'm improving on my poems.
    REALWORDS823 REALWORDS823 16-17, F Apr 3

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    A set of pains and then no feeling Beli... - It harms you not Called to attention The powerlessness of your right hand Yet ability for growth A deeper understanding A measure...
    Xrayspecks2 Xrayspecks2 31-35, F Apr 6

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    ...PsYcHoThErApIsT... I'l... - how you love make you hate feed you dirt until you hurt You'll taste the pain feel the fears my thirst you'll slake with all your tears I'll peel...
    wysiwygUKbloke wysiwygUKbloke 36-40, M a week ago

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    As soon as I start writing...I seem to come a... - e.
    Littlelionwoman81 Littlelionwoman81 36-40, F Mar 19

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    Still haunted by your presences, Of the... - es I couldn't save. Afraid to close my eyes, Afraid to get the sleep, Which you have eternally. I can't close my eyes, Without...
    Torva95 Torva95 18-21, M Mar 22

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    An Authors Pointless Sympathy By Hollie... - vidson (Me, aha) I call her name in full despair I look for the warnings everywhere I wait at the doorway unaware My heart got...
    Magicbubbless Magicbubbless 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    My lips were chapped My skin were dried... - /> My life had died My heart had stopped Years gone by My lifeless body lie Into the wake of the dead Where i expired Memories of me...
    PartyPoison04 PartyPoison04 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    I was reading this experience, Cuanta belleza... - nglish. I do like to write poems but in Spanish. So let me do it :). Cuanta belleza Amada luna Que iluminas mis noches Llenas de...
    Solaris79 Solaris79 41-45, M Apr 7

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    When Day turns to Night I... - ll fall into darkness fall away from the light falling, falling so deeply, when day turns to night The darkness is good, it makes my heart take...
    majestic1112 majestic1112 36-40, M Apr 7

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    I never thought much about What was gon... - come next I never planned where I Was gonna stay tomorrow. I never really thought much about my future. But today, someone asked me...
    Amidala97 Amidala97 16-17, F Apr 7

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    i've written a few poems now - and i really like it.It feel's like an intelligent achievement and i certainly don't get to feel that often i'm probably not very good but it's fun...
    BenjaminChapman BenjaminChapman 18-21, M Apr 10

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    Argue Mind numbing pain li... - its splitting my brain every time we argue about something i did wrong And after the blame game everything's the same back to the way things were...
    ReeseThompson0424 ReeseThompson0424 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I have a lot but this is one of my favorite o... - based off of an abused boy who wrote A Child Called It. Neglected Child: "HELP me!" a whisper calls, into the dark I hear. And...
    PteMatriarch PteMatriarch 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    'Im just tired. Tired of smil... - Tired of smiling. Tired of breathing. I'm just done.'
    shadowgem shadowgem 13-15, F 1 day ago

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