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    You caressed my mind like a child stroking a

    puppy; tender yet guarded in your excitement. I felt your lips upon mine, the kiss I had waited a lifetime to receive. The memory lingers like a tingling torture. Oh my heart sings such joy each time my mind wanders to you; can you hear my heart singing the sweetest love songs...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2015

    Don't know how much more I can take My heart

    steady breaking cause our love is so fake You lied & cheated on me constantly Your trust went out the door along with your honesty How much more pain can l endure When i'm constantly pondering if I'm loved or not when your actions are unsure Smile during the day even when I...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild
    22-25, F
    Dec 8, 2014

    Looking up at the dark night sky I'm suddenly

    filled with an earthly high. I realize that the stars are amazing just has to be the reason why l can't stop gazing. Not too many raw humans "living" but too many "people" just existing. I'm listening, listening to the nature sounds, crickets, owls & the wolf just hound. It's...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 8, 2015

    I love myself.. Even

    if you don't, I don't mind. You don't have to be me and self love seems so hard to find. Every single day I used to look in the mirror, a stranger staring back at me. Confusion, a delusion, who I was isn't what I'm gonna be. People search for love in all the wrong places, a...
    CovertInk CovertInk
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 11, 2015

    Tell me what I'd have to change.

    Who would I have to be To slip into your arms; for you to make sweet love to me. Must I climb the highest cliff; swim along the ocean floor Crawl over broken glass - would you demand that I do more? Could you take me as I am, with my issues and my flaws Pull me to your chest...
    kaymiu kaymiu
    46-50, F
    Aug 30, 2014

    Why do they all run? Why do they all hide?

    My face has two halves, One covered by a mask. And they've seen what's behind that mask. It scares them and has hurt them. I've trusted and relaxed myself, Just to see myself hurt them. I always know what happens before it does, But I don't/can't stop it. And I always feel...
    UnbrokenGuardianDragon UnbrokenGuardianDragon
    18-21, M
    Mar 18

    If you re here and reading this,

    She appeared out of nowhere Disappeared without a trace Trailing on a few left away crumbs Makes my crawling heart run Even if she is worlds away  Hope to find her someday
    zephyrme zephyrme
    22-25, M
    Apr 29, 2014

    My December Nightmare Today some old thoughts,

    Rushed back into my head, As I lie back down, Getting ready to go to bed, Flashbacks of my life, Fears of my past, Returning back to me, As time seems to move so fast, Hours are as moments, My life just flies right by, Afraid of my future, Tears within my eyes, I'm staring...
    Biguyinconcord Biguyinconcord
    26-30, M
    Jun 6, 2014

    A wounded heart damage & bruised Love

    shouldn't feel this way nor should it confused A caring heart was attack by infidelity No song can cure this heart not even a melody The heart is aching & beating fast The feeling doesn't stop & your wondering how much longer will this last Tears falling uncontrollably down...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild
    22-25, F
    Jan 5, 2015

    When my minds guard is down my demons choose to

    assault me....it's never pleasant. Blitzkieg of my conscience, Panzers fueled by Hell-fire, bring forth a deadly front to a pincer closing around steel residents. Trying to escape the claw is nigh impossible, as I writhe in my sleep. Commanders of this blight speak in...
    BlueEyesWhiteSnow BlueEyesWhiteSnow
    18-21, M
    Nov 18, 2014

    Take A Dive Wear ur heart on ur sleeve,

    live a life make believe, in the end we will all turn to dust. So be caring and giving, cos life is for living as we age and our bones start to rust. If you don't take that dive, that one risk to survive, you'll regret it when you're old and grey So just jump in head first, and...
    gingerstone gingerstone
    31-35, M
    Jan 10, 2015

    This is one of my poems.

    It's about self harm. Self Harm It calls me closer, its calls me near "Just once and it'll be over" Death whispers in my ear Irresistible is its sweet entice Staring down, which one to slice, I observe my previous tries My unseen hurt and earlier cries No peace in my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 30, 2014

    Repetition is key, practice makes perfect If at

    first you don't succeed, try and try again Quitters never win and winners never quit We learn to move forward in shadows of our defeat I live in the agony of reality Stuck in the mold of my mind I wish to bloom, to grow, to escape Freedom lies beyond the pearly gates What I...
    Fixedkid Fixedkid
    18-21
    1 Response Feb 16, 2014

    Diffused Walks When will my eyes start to

    crack? Like prisms thrown off the sidewalk Worthless, vanishing off the track That is the way most spirits lack. Clutching the letter in your hands Reading the last remnants of my rants Dissipating with a sweet 'Yours Truly' I dissolve in a path considered unruly. The skies...
    BloodEpiphone BloodEpiphone
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 8, 2015

    Angel Pale skin Red wrists Blue pills An angel

    in disguise Fading breathe Falling chest Another broken life Morning comes But it's too late For the angel is made of stone Flesh and bone cold Pulse no longer beating The angel will stand In a forest of stone E.k.
    sighselly sighselly
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2015

    Ya chest shaking violently & your heart is

    steady pumpin Ya hear tires screeching & some steep speakers bumpin You've just been hit in a drive bye So much blood coming out you thinking for sure you going to die Them the same cats you had a beef with a week ago & now they finally gotcha All because you wouldn't roll...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 14, 2015

    Addiction I felt to pain everyday Seeing the

    scars on my wrist, No one understands me, My life is at risk Waiting everyday for the worst With a razor blade in my hand. I can't wait until my life ends At school I hang my head low, Always feeling ashamed. Always making actions of slicing their wrists, The only reason is, The...
    BriannaSorenson018 BriannaSorenson018
    18-21, F
    Aug 26, 2015

    Thunderstorms In The Midnight Hour

    Clouds that gather form shadows in the deep desert of life. Bright and brilliant flashes of light pierce the sky and divide the heavenly atmosphere in half as angels sing with majestic song of praise, hope and dreams. Never will there be a destructive thunderstorm again. It is...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10
    26-30, F
    Apr 20, 2013

    Your beauty is the way your giggle floats pass

    your lips You're smile when you talk The way your lips hold my name and every wish I could ever make Every wish granted with the touch of your kis. Oh how I remember your palm against mine Our fingers intertwined The secrets we continue to share A love that is all mine...
    RicanPenguin RicanPenguin
    18-21, M
    Apr 5, 2015

    That moment where your writing

    and your mind just freezes I am in the middle of writing a song and I got one bar dow and I've been sitting here for the last three hours figuring out how to start the second bar. So i figure it out two lines in to that bar and my mind is like freeze again Damn Damn Dan...
    RicanPenguin RicanPenguin
    18-21, M
    Apr 5, 2015

    Title: Imperfection I cannot be perfect For

    if I were perfect I’d still be imperfect Imperfect to me So because I’m imperfect Why strive for perfection If my perfect imperfections Are all I can see? I may try to be perfect To say the right thing But it is so unrealistic To be perfect in things So why search for...
    Boo37 Boo37
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 26, 2014

    My beautiful stranger Do you doubt we will

    share, An attraction so transcendent, And truly rare? Our souls together Will give us no choice. Time will stand still, When I hear your voice. If fate has its way Your eyes will meet mine, Lost in forever We will travel past time. Then, long awaited Our hands will touch...
    kaymiu kaymiu
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Aug 26, 2014

    I'm the girl with good intentions He's the

    man with his own invention When we're together it's like fire and ice Leaving traces behind even though we never fight I know escaping with a mad man is a risk But isn't that what life is? He never tells me where we're going, never tells me why Just says I only know...
    ILuvMusic229 ILuvMusic229
    18-21, F
    Jan 28, 2014

    Technology has taken over most of our brain.

    Most can't see this cause their too busy being entertain. Comprehension is not needed as it use to be. Many wonder why there's a division & lost of unity. Imagination is rare cause everybody brain running wild. Thinking on your own is going out of style. Not that many are waking...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild
    22-25, F
    Mar 26, 2015

    Poetry is the music of the heart

    and soul of a person! They express our feelings, experiences, thoughts, actions and everything about us in the most beautiful way. They reveal the greatest and least of us, the best and worse, the simple and complex...
    JadeKnight JadeKnight
    26-30, T
    Jul 31, 2015

    Mad? :- Of course there's a reason

    that I feel the need, to stop myself trying and never succeed. I don't fit in and never will, not with therapy or magic pills. It feels so wrong to do as I'm told, I wanna be warm in a world full of cold. My head hurts for the world and all of its sadness, am I the sane one in a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2014

    I want to see you in pain.

    I want to see your sorrow and heartbreak and you at your worst. To show you that even in darkness there is a light I want to see all the bad about you. But before all that can happen So that you can and will come out stronger I want to help you If I were to help you...
    UnbrokenGuardianDragon UnbrokenGuardianDragon
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 18

    I speak with death in my dreams And

    as the days go by him and I are becoming closer, It seems right now that we are as one like a team And as that nights fly by we are even closer. He takes my hand and I except Fifteen pills before I sleep is to insure that I don't wake up, Fifteen pills I take to get rid of...
    RicanPenguin RicanPenguin
    18-21, M
    Mar 28, 2015

    It's what I love most,

    but I am constantly comparing myself to other writers. Recently I met a girl who I dated for a few weeks and she is such a phenomenal writer that it made me insecure. I wish I could just be confident in my writing.
    DoubleEOneL DoubleEOneL
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 26, 2015

    Two souls, Travelling,

    On the, Same paths, Separated, By miles, Trapped, In the, Minds, Missed, By the, Hearts. X
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jul 1, 2014

    Some of my best poems,

    (at least the ones that have actually been published) have all been written when I was in a treatment center in Utah. During the 2 years I was there, I wrote over 100 poems, and was able to get 7 published. I have been writing poetry since the 7th grade, but I quit for a long...
    newsqirshyfuzzball newsqirshyfuzzball
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 15, 2015

    Stars Fall Into The Sunset

    Let the stars fall into the sunset like you told me you’d always be there. From the day that I met you until that final tear was cried, I always knew that you were mine. I let the world decide for my heart; decisions I let no longer be my own. You were the light for me in this...
    musicalsoul10 musicalsoul10
    26-30, F
    Apr 20, 2013

    I often wonder if I ever cross your mind,

    will you remember when we first kissed.... What makes me laugh... I remember you watching me put on my make up and i will never forget the way you used to look at me, I remember when you smell me, how you kissed and held me in your arms, I felt protected, loved. Now that those...
    Ccutler Ccutler
    36-40, F
    Jun 28, 2015

    A headful of madness

    that leads to overthinking and sadness. A delusion preoccupies, push aside the reality, believing lies. Confusion develops, confusing others.. A dirty mind, longing to embrace another. A beautiful face to honour the name, petite, polite, simply put a delight. A girl worth a...
    CovertInk CovertInk
    31-35, F
    Oct 9, 2015

    If time were a bird, I would ride its wings

    back to you, back to us, and all the good times we had…together. When nothing felt better than being in your arms, when you were the brightest light in my sky. I try my best to move on, but these memories paralyse me. I am a prisoner of my mind; held hostage by what I...
    Fixedkid Fixedkid
    18-21
    3 Responses Dec 23, 2013

    I taste those lies like natural honey on my

    tongue, will it go down like lost lovers suspended in a sea of gravity? I'M NOT ALONE, I DON'T NEED WINGS, I DON'T WANT YOUR COMPANY! All these things I wish I could believe, but not even the laziest man can lie forever. My heart beats lonelier than vacant basements, my hopes...
    Fixedkid Fixedkid
    18-21
    Dec 23, 2013

    Sooth oh thy pain, Bare this head made,

    Thee never, Break this red and, Thee're mine When did thee goth, For salvation I had, Forever more, My dear, Red will be the flame, I will be thee road, I will be thee mountain, I will be thee hand and, I will be thee blossom, I will be thee patient, For when did this blued...
    gabfreak gabfreak
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 19, 2015

    I love you is 8 letters I hate you's the same

    Does that make them equal In glory and pain The criminals on one side The law on the other The victims hurt daily Who knows if he'll survive
    shabazz213 shabazz213
    31-35, M
    Apr 13, 2014

    You entered my life, then in a blink of an eye,

    you vanished Leaving me with sweet memories that I couldn't help but miss. Your silhouette is forever etched into my thoughts dancing, twisting, making me blush. As I walk the busy streets, thoughts of you flood my mind and fill my stomach with butterflies. Why do I smile when...
    Fixedkid Fixedkid
    18-21
    3 Responses Jan 18, 2014

    I am the teen people often walk by I am not

    someone you look at for long, I am not what people may consider pleasing to the eye But someone that receives glances and thoughts wondering what went wrong. I refuse to give in to the masses Following the footsteps of others is not me, But creating a path that none other...
    RicanPenguin RicanPenguin
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 27, 2015

    The blue light of history I spin,

    Not only recording, but forging the books, A Loremancers work is never done, Pouring soul into the tomes within. I travel far and wide, across this land, Seeking stories of others, and writing them when I can, Many friends and foes, have crossed my path, Telling of great deeds...
    BlueEyesWhiteSnow BlueEyesWhiteSnow
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 14, 2014

    Softly shivering, I watch

    as the sweet tune of swirling madness shines through the night air. The beaten, broken, damned, and lost are guided by it, to an empty ashen square. There the roaring fire burns, their like moths they live and breath, the flickering flames not quite touching them as they do...
    QueenVen QueenVen
    16-17, F
    Jan 22

    Life and it's people,

    are not all the same Some walk with pride, some walk with shame There are so many, that are all about hate For no rhyme or reason, they discriminate People will judge those, that aren't like the rest I hope that Karma, give's them it's best Those that judge others, those...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 2, 2015

    Each day, When ur life falls apart,

    keep the love in ur heart As that mask it grows heavier each day Shackled to the past on a ship with no mast, flotsam n jetsam Astray.... On the HMS bed as thoughts race through my head, the mattress getting thinner each day, that's just a metaphor, **** you know the real score...
    gingerstone gingerstone
    31-35, M
    Jan 10, 2015

    There's a craving upon my lips,

    To embrace with yours in a tender kiss, You're the ultimate distraction, There's an undeniable attraction. There's a longing upon my skin, To be touched by your gentle fingetips, I want the satisfaction, Of this undeniable attraction. There's a sin upon my mind, To be touched in...
    kaymiu kaymiu
    46-50, F
    Aug 27, 2014

    Never Again.

    this is something i wrote about a recent break up of mine. please enjoy and give me tips. Never again. I wonder if it’s possible to die from broken heart. The tears and the sleepless nights all wasted on you and wondering what I did wrong. What did I do wrong? I tried to be...
    aleiyavonvanitysixx aleiyavonvanitysixx
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 20, 2013

    Dealing with a heart

    that you didn't break isn't an easy task. When a heart is flawed, it's hard to let anyone get close to you, for fear they may cause further damage. I helped him put the pieces back together and in return, he stole my heart. Stole maybe isn't the right word...he had my heart for...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 8

      What you are to me is hard to say in

    rhyme. But here I will tell you as best I can. You Are: Every starring part in every smash hit play Every flake of snow that falls on Christmas Day. Every ray of sun; Every drop of rain Every Lover's heart; Every goal that wins the game. Every mother's son; Every Father's...
    progeo progeo
    51-55, M
    Jun 2, 2014

    If I told you how I felt I wonder what it is

    you'd say Would you blush and agree or simply run away? I'm scared to end up all alone, but not so much that I cannot see That being alone is better than the inability to feel free. I value truth to silence although both are sometimes required. However my thoughts are restless...
    CovertInk CovertInk
    31-35, F
    Aug 14, 2015

    Firefly, firefly, Why are you around these lies.

    Filling up your doubts and hurt, Just playing stupid games.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 19, 2014
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