I Paint With Words

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    I can't paint with my hands.

    .But I am getting these images, my heart is generating them, so I have to express them. A man is trying to put all his emotions back in a box, but love, lust and excitement are flying around him. A girl and a guy are lying in bed, their backs against each other. He is hugging...
    Aminderaser Aminderaser
    22-25, F
    Sep 5, 2015

    The Spark

      Igniting a hidden element Raw and unrelenting Unknown but familiar The first flicker almost unnoticeable Fluttering, glinting, luring The flame that is yet to come. To bring light Into the bosom of darkness To bring color Into a drab hue of greyness To bring warmth Into...
    Sylphy Sylphy
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Feb 10, 2010


    Let me paint you a picture. I wake up and it feels as if the muscles within my body have swollen, tightening against the bones and the body, every motion triggering those uncontrollable sobs. Everything feels so heavy. I have my father run the bath water for me, for I can't...
    ashlynnx ashlynnx
    26-30, F
    Aug 5, 2010

    A Canvas Of Words.

    I can't paint or draw so i like to paint a picture with words, descriptive details of my interpretations.
    AtomicWater AtomicWater
    41-45, F
    Jun 3, 2010

    Puzzle Piece

    My mother lived in pretty much the same area most of her life, but she was born in South Carolina, and shortly after, her family moved to the West coast for a few years. I've been to California, and Oregon and Washington, but never to the little town where she lived at that time...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    13 Responses Nov 14, 2010
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