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    Poetry

    Poetry  and  books  are  a  world  in  their  own  right   Poetry  helps  us  in  many  ways  it  gives  s  the  chance  to  express  our  intense  emotions  and  provide  food  for  our  spiritual  growth  
    shap36 shap36 41-45, M Sep 6, 2011

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    Poetry

    Poetry  and  books  are  a  world  in  their  own  right   Poetry  helps  us  in  many  ways  it  gives  s  the  chance  to  express  our  intense  emotions  and  provide  food  for  our  spiritual  growth  
    shap36 shap36 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 6, 2011

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    Poet Seers

    http://www.poetseers.org/this site has a great collection of poems=]
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 15, 2010

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    Lucienn Lucienn 22-25, T Jul 30, 2014

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    William Shakespeare

    " Out, out, brief candle!Life's but a walking shadow, a poor playerThat struts and frets his hour upon the stageAnd then is heard no more. It is a taleTold by an idiot, full of sound and fury,Signifying nothing."
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    Song Of The Mystic- God ~ Daniel

    And upon the stillness of a cloud-filled afternoon, the child asked of the Mystic: "Where is God, the Creator, and how will I endeavor to find the sacredness of His Being?" And the Mystic answered: Once upon a thousand years ago did a man seek the answer to your very question...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 19, 2010

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    Faith In Your Divinity

    Faith in Your Divinity   Have faith in your divinity. Call out to your destiny. Have patience through adversity. Your soul resides within eternity.   Let not your eyes grow wary. For your destiny’s at hand. On opportunity do not tarry, For fate grows...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 1 Response Jan 24, 2012

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    Story Of A King

    This is a story about a king Who lived in a marvelous castle, Full of intricate passage ways, Rooms and halls. This castle had five gates And each day upon awakening, Feeling alone, The king would send forth his ministers Out into the world through these five gates, Searching...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 7, 2010

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    Rumi Inspires Always

    Inside of us, there's a continual autumn.Our leaves fall and are blown out over the water.~Rumii♥ — My words are like a ship, and the sea is their meaning. come to me and I will take you to the depths of spirit. ~Rumii♥ You are an ocean of knowledge, hidden...
    sunshines333 sunshines333 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 27, 2012

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    Divine Creation

    Divine Creation   Darkness, peace, order, divine. Residing in stillness, removed from time. Void of life, void of memory, sedate and sublime.   Lightness, dreams, chaos, divine. Floating in stillness, desiring to sing. Fire of life, thoughts run free, pure...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 Jan 24, 2012

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    dataworm dataworm 18-21, F Jan 20

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    Looking For Eachother-thich Nhat Hahn

     I have been looking for you, World Honored One,since I was a little child.With my first breath, I heard your call,and began to look for you, Blessed One.I've walked so many perilous paths,confronted so many dangers,endured despair, fear, hopes, and memories.I've trekked to...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 1, 2010

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    Balance Of The Elements

    Balance of the Elements   To walk a steady path, on your journey through life. Let your mind run free with the wind. Let your heart be filled with flames of passion. Allow the cool waters to cleanse the pain inside. Ask the Earth to settle the ground beneath your...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 Jan 23, 2012

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    If God..

    If god had a religion, what would it be? Would he sit in a temple, would he pray to a tree? If god had a race, what skin would he have? We he be white or black or half and half? If god had a habit, which ones would he break? Would he put down the cig or stop chewing the...
    carlee1212 carlee1212 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9, 2013

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    All Things Desire ~ St. Thomas Aquinas

    All things desire to be like God, and infinite space is a mirror that tries to reflect His body. But it can’t. All that infinite existence can show us of Him is only an atom of God’s being. God stood behind Himself one night and cast a brilliant shadow from which...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M Nov 26, 2010

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    All Things Are United Within

      All Things are United Within   Find yourself in the dead of night. Call forth your guides within. Telling them tonight is the night, That your soul’s passage will begin.   Bring silence to your Mind, Breath relaxation into your Body, Let go of fear...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 Jan 23, 2012

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    How Could A Lover Fall

    What could have caused your grip to weaken that allowed creation to be? How could a lover fall to his death from the arms of infinite strength? How active you are in the mind sustaining such a great wall that the sun can cast a frightening shadow the world believes. No one...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M Nov 18, 2010

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    Love’s Dare

        From my heart, sings my soul’s song. I must speak it’s message for I have not long. To impart my words of loving care. To all those who wish to take love’s dare.   Kindness to others and compassion to all, Is the Divine’s most humble and loving...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 Jan 23, 2012

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    The New Rule ~ Rumi

    It's the old rule that drunks have to argue and get into fights. The lover is just as bad. he falls into a hole. But down in that hole he finds something shining, worth more than any amount of money or power. Last night the moon came dropping its clothes in the street. I took it...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M Nov 11, 2010

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    Kindness Is My Religion....-Dalai Lama

    Compassionate the mountains rise....with the wistful dimness of old eyes. That having looked on life time out of mind.... Know that the simple gift of beIng kind, Is greater than all...
    Mountaingirl07 Mountaingirl07 51-55, F Aug 31, 2011

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    All Is Divine

    God is a place within your soul that everyone can reach from young to old Experience is necessary to believe Because with ones mind You cant conceive All is connected All is one as if we were the rays and god was the sun Love is what was used To create Infine expressions...
    Dyaniii Dyaniii 22-25, F Aug 26, 2012

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    Looking For Your Own Face

    Looking for your own face Your face is neither infinite nor ephemeral. You can never see your own face, only a reflection, not the face itself. So you sigh in front of mirrors and cloud the surface. It's better to keep your breath cold. Hold it, like a diver does in the ocean...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 31, 2010

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    What Kind Of God?

      What kind of God would He be if He did not hear the bangles ring on an ant’s wrist   as they move the earth in their sweet dance?   And what kind of God would He be if a leaf’s prayer was not as precious to creation as the prayer His own son sang...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 3 Responses Feb 7, 2010

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    We Are All One

    O hidden Life, vibrant in every atom O hidden Light, shining in every creature, O hidden Love, embracing all in Oneness May all who feel themselves as one with thee, Know they are therefore one with every other.. ~ Annie Besant It is in the shelter of each other, that the...
    Mountaingirl07 Mountaingirl07 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 6, 2011

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    This Earth A Bow ~ St. John Of The Cross

    You let my sufferings cease, for there was no one who could cure them. Now let my eyes behold your face for you are our only love. My spirit’s body is rising near – this earth a bow that shot me; now lift me into your arms as something precious that you dropped...
    BodhiSvaha BodhiSvaha 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 25, 2010

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    The Law Of Buddha

    He who is not happy with nothing, will not be happy with everything; He who does not cherish the little things, will not be thoughtful of the great things; He with whom sufficient is not enough, is without virtue, for the physical body of man lives only from day to day If...
    Mountaingirl07 Mountaingirl07 51-55, F 5 Responses Sep 2, 2011

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    I love reading books. All types of books I would read. I wish there was an app that had free famous books. I have an app called wattpad it let you read free books but sometimes the...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I love reading I use reading as a escape and to relax when I want to just be myself and put myself into the story
    kmccrady12653 kmccrady12653 18-21, F Mar 28

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    I am technically a bookworm and everyone have rarely seen me without a book by my side if I am able to have one. Just give me a book and I'll read it, as long it's in English, and...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    I love reading peoples profiles to find out what they like, and sometimes you see things that make you laugh and others you are like hmmmm interesting.
    Tyfly Tyfly 22-25, M Apr 15

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    Derived from an inspirational person who made this come to life. Thank you. LITTLE RED DRESS She walks through the garden with a scent sweeter than a rose, She captures my full...
    SapioT SapioT 41-45, M 1 hr ago

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    poetry is a beautiful thing. i love rhyming poetry. i used to write a lot of it and i was so good at it. the words would just pop in to my head so easily
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F Apr 9

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    My view on poetry I can rhyme but trying to rhyme all the time gets corny And Being too profound can get you lost in the story Wordplay is optional a metaphor can help It's...
    Princeofnothing Princeofnothing 18-21, M Apr 10

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    "As it comes when we least expect it, like a wave, Or like the shadow of several waves, one after the next, Becoming singular as the face of someone who rose and fell apart at the...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 26-30, F Apr 8

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    I've been reading Neruda again. *swoon*
    thepooloftears thepooloftears 26-30 Apr 12

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    Just like some Catholic boy choir songs, I really enjoy negro spirituals now. I accidentally turned the radio station the other day and heard a choir singing and it was so...
    Outofeden Outofeden 31-35, F Apr 4

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    ``THE STORYTELLER'S CRY`` I'll start down with your pretty face chase it to the darkest space i'll listen to your silent fear coming near you like the morning veils I'll slumber in...
    Dobev Dobev 18-21, M Apr 6

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    Dark Concrete Paths As the afternoon sun turned dim Shining palely upon the streets And upon shadowy dives Like rivers of painted greys slim Like slick thin steel knives Hard as...
    dragonfang dragonfang 51-55, M 2 Responses Apr 13

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    Dreams, they weave patterns in the breeze Seeping through your hair, They wash away the grease. Purifying the small blue river within It flows on and on, who cares about the sin...
    ArtInsanity ArtInsanity 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    Do so many people actually write poetry, looking at their experiences? It's kind of hard to believe, man.
    ArtInsanity ArtInsanity 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Call it what he will...dark, lousy, sappy, mediocre, political, etc...I call it bright, inspiring, beautiful, brilliant, etc..... ....L❤️VE his writing...YES I DO!! John...
    Loverofpeace Loverofpeace 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 28

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    I wouldn't say I write poetry more like quotes and I use to be on ep like four years ago and I wrote poems on that account so some of my poems will be the same poems that I posted...
    KaylaDem33 KaylaDem33 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I love your eyes when you had first look at me I love your lips movement when you were whispering about me *-* ^_^
    cozzylura cozzylura 18-21, M Apr 11

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    Like the winds of change flowing through the trees I can no longer feel your love for me.. your beautiful heart that would beat so strong Every time we would meet, is now heard...
    SweetEmotions SweetEmotions 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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