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    I Love, Love

    I LOVE LOVE by thatguy1970 I love, love and it would seem That not a moment could possibly pass Without finding me in a wakeful dream, Of salacious thoughts deep and vast. I love, love and sense its lure, Each time she stirs my lust For the object of my wanting, sweet and pure...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 11, 2013

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    Feeling a shiver down her spine,

    Licking her lips and tasting the wine, Closing her eyes tightly as her mouth becomes a smile, Tossing her alarm on the floor, continuing her dream for a while.
    Mochaqueen Mochaqueen 46-50, F Jul 20

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    Cursed angels of fallen stars,

    Blessed in pain, Dying in vain, Tainted by love, Protected by hate, Angels fall first, Now it's too late, Blackened tears, Falling fears, Hiding scars of blood smeared years, Saddened faces all around, Listening to that chilling sound, Screams of terror fall apart...
    gothfairy gothfairy 26-30, F Jul 8

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      By : Mycia Love One gasp of air life is

    there one bad breakup pain is there Look up at the sky no stars is there to shine bright to remind you why you put your dreams there Darkroom get darker the days get longer long lasting pain turns into depression a smile you once had turned into an obsession Better life...
    Mustbethesneaks Mustbethesneaks 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I get scared sometimes,

    by a coldness in the reflection of my own eyes. As if they know something I refuse to believe. Like he's daring me to see beyond the lies. I've written poetry about chess, as a central metaphor for the way I go about living life. I confess that I like Knights the best. They...
    Yorkshirelad86 Yorkshirelad86 26-30, M Jul 13

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    aching, i slide my fingers

    and i see you. thank you for waking me up. I am only next and so i wait. i hope you pick me but im so sure she'll be your trailer baby. And ill have to nap until twelve, put aside a little weed and a few drinks and shower again ....using my phone for light my tippy toes. my...
    justtellinthetruth justtellinthetruth 18-21, F a week ago

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    He Reminded Me Of Me

    I wrote this one recently. It is the first poem I have finished in a few months. He Reminded Me of Me Written by, err... Me. :) I saw a boy of five today Who reminded me of me And though time passes in a blink The boy did not yet see And his mind was filled with wonder. He...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses Dec 6, 2011

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    A Thousand Times

    A thousand 'likes'. A thousand comments. A thousand tweets of the same breakfast while we marvel at coincidence. Because I matter. Following you following me a thousand times for a thousand disciples; the next more important than the last. A favorite book/song/quote/movie...
    geetar39 geetar39 46-50, M 15 Responses Nov 17, 2012

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    The Damaged Tree

    .......To see a world in a grain of sand, to hold what falls in your hand. To know the future, but be surprised it takes place as long ago planned. Like an artist takes his tools out to paint. A long lonely walk he takes. Down the path through the holler. Up a hill, pass the...
    sincitysaint sincitysaint 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 14, 2013

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    The Cloudy Dark And Screaming

     And as the day broke through There was nothing you could do. For of the rain now falling down A greater value would hit the ground. From that first dull morning ray Started with a shard of grey. Never thought it could evoke Such an iron fire smoke. But within that weapon cast...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid 41-45, F 8 Responses Mar 6, 2013

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    Lonely In a Crowd

    I'm surrounded by people having a good time And I try to have a good time At least look the part But I'm Charlie Brown And everyone’s speaking wawawawawa And I don't understand or care What they're saying Because I'm in my mind somewhere Under the sky Mouth open...
    deleted deleted 26-30 31 Responses Oct 10, 2007

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    Her Scars Nothing but over stepped boundaries

    You demand for more Throwing fits as you beat your breast Spineless swine hiding behind a lady's skirt The slap of your insults echoes in the halls She slaps back to shut you up You only yell over her, punching her down with words She gave you clothes and a job with money...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 a week ago

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    Do you know how it feel to have all the love in

    the world and still feel like no one cares about you Do you know how to feel to feel so vulnerable in a situation you have no control over You feel so lost like life is trapped inside of your body Like no one hears the thoughts coming from your voice Everyday feels like...
    Mustbethesneaks Mustbethesneaks 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I'm invisible When I'm by your side My words

    echo Within my mind Point of origin returned Destination denied Alcohol may be The relief I find Soaking my insides In a salty brine Slurring slowly But you're still blind Why am I the one Always left behind finger to the trigger Tooth to the rind I bite the hand I kill the...
    crowgirl crowgirl 31-35, F 14 Responses Feb 21, 2014

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    Pixie Dust I was in love with a boy Who never

    grew old I sprinkled him with dust And up he flew To his heart's content He flew past mermaids Past pirate ships And treasure coves A lost boy Looking for a home But not quite staying I glittered him with gold Shimmered him with amber Hoping and praying That someday He'd grow...
    heymarie heymarie 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    No need for proving masculinity.

     I want to smile as you notice me noticing you in front of me. I hold the capability for great civility Including a stability that'll be exposed if you chill with me. A collaboration for creation combined With you as my tutor to help me better study your...
    Darkslinger Darkslinger 26-30, M Jul 13

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    Self-Love Sometimes we must learn caution

    before love Guarding our essence like an electric fence Though unintentionally shocking those who touch into loving us We learn to laugh more freely and cry with meaning Understanding the difference between heart break and disappointment Learning to be heart broken by...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 1 Response Jul 12

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    Forgive me. My past actions wasn't

    intended To be the total opposite of what you recommended. With no fancy automobiles plus lack of healthy meals. I should've never took the action depending how one feels. I'm sorry that I never took the time for embracing Stepping up to the plate with...
    Darkslinger Darkslinger 26-30, M Jul 12

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    Lust The Deadly Sin

    Walk with me on The midnight grass Shadows hide truth Of our trespass. The cloudy covered Moon rides high Within our arms We hold the lie. On the wind The only sounding Of our hearts Illicit pounding. On my lips The scarlet beckoning Come taste the hell Unleash our reckoning. On...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid 41-45, F 11 Responses Mar 12, 2013

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    Please stop carving your wrist I know you're

    sad, maybe pissed But this won't take the pain away Make it through tonight for a brighter day Please find a new way to cope And don't you dare think about that rope You're beautiful with a lot of life left And don't let the blade be the theft You know, there's people like...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 13

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    Warning..........When I am an old woman I shall

    wear purpleWith a red hat which doesn't go, and doesn't suit me.And I shall sit down on the pavement when I'm tiredAnd gobble up samples in shops and press alarm bellsAnd run my stick along the public railingsAnd make up for the sobriety of my youth.I shall go out in my slippers...
    ceywat ceywat 51-55, F 11 Responses Apr 30

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    Crazy World Whole world gone ******

    crazy Wool pulled over eyes Distraction breeds distraction Keep the citizens blind Keep them fat and happy Right up till they die Ship them off to FEMA camps Or shot down in their place Waking up to swat team's Riot gear Assault rifle in your face No empathy for the human...
    Yorkshirelad86 Yorkshirelad86 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    Invisible.

    I am invisible the unseen silent and unheard a shadow in vision peripheral an existance vague and forgotten I am nothing i am invisible.
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jul 13, 2013

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    Do you want to know a secret?

    Gotta promise you'll keep it.. I fear something I'm good at Poetry. Can you believe that? I've grown up in a society to where poetry is feminine Unless it's coming from someone famous like Eminem Im at war with myself because of that fear Feeling like less of a man if my poetry...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Tick tock goes the clock in the background of

    my mind Feels like time has slowed down And I've been left behind Time knows nothing of heartache it simply moves on without a glance back As I glance back I'm reminded of what was and teased by what could have been I hear it around me The sounds of loneliness The patters of...
    guideme2truth guideme2truth 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    Thirst

    Imagine a thirsty moment Your parched throat needs relief Now consider me your water And splash me against your teeth Feel my soothing coolness Dance upon your tongue As I dribble down your throat From your palette which I have clung Now take another drink of me And swirl me in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 13 Responses May 29, 2012

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    The Flower Show

    The dawn cues the show to start As my window curtains part. . To look upon the cast a story Amidst the purple morning glory. Seen below the morning star Sits rows and rows of lavendar. . A yellow dot with white clouds hazy A color script just for the daisy. A worm that pays the...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid 41-45, F 22 Responses Mar 3, 2013

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    do animals have feelings?

    He is trying to escape his cell, The owners are not happy, He is beat and punished, He is rewarded with a treat for good behavior, He is threatened and beat for "bad behavior", "you are a retarded" they say to him, "I love you" they say but they treat him like hate him, at...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    Bedroom Door I've wasted far too many pages

    writing about you You aren't worth a single page in the book that is my life Nor an excerpt, yet I keep writing Writing about the trail of destruction that was left in your wake Leading men on and leaving them behind Sundays you lift your hands to God in praise The rest of...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 1 Response a week ago

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    **When an old man died in the geriatric ward of

    a small hospital near Tampa Florida, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value. Later when the nurses were going through his meager possessions, they found this poem. Its quality and content so impressed the staff that copies were made and given to every nurse in the...
    ceywat ceywat 51-55, F 7 Responses May 26, 2014

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    A Thousand Miles Away

    I love you more with everyday A thousand reasons; a thousand ways A thousand words that I could say From a thousand miles away. I love you here; I love you now I need to love you near somehow. To close this gap between you and me This thousand mile eternity. I love your heart; I...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid 41-45, F 14 Responses Nov 3, 2012

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    The Forbidden Kingdom lies deep within my mind,

    a sight that can make a super nova seem no more than turning a light bulb on with your hand. Worlds formed by words, intertwined like forestry, rooted deeply in my soul. Details divide then unfold amongst themselves like trees, punctuation marks grow at the ends of fully...
    WarriorsHeart WarriorsHeart 22-25, M Jul 9

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    Seeing The Beauty Beyond.

    ..........It's in the midst of winter.The wind whistles its song.The flowers I loved and cherished,All but their memory is gone.The trees are dressed like crystalAs snowflakes fill the air.Winter has a special beautyThat is beyond compare.But the cold nips at the fingers,Puts a...
    ceywat ceywat 51-55, F 9 Responses Jan 12

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    Threadbare

    For Faerylight, may she always shine on my heart All this time, In the dark I lived Lost inside looking out Please listen to these words My heart screams and shouts Threadbare as the carpet I walk on My love has gone astray Then I felt your presence upon me And all the...
    tigermoth1234 tigermoth1234 41-45, M 7 Responses Nov 6, 2012

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    One Good Hearted Woman.

    By: Dannie S. Throw me a line and I'll sew you new clothes, send me flowers and I'll make you perfume. Tell me your fears and I'll hold you so you don't feel alone, tell me your dreams and I'll do what I can to make them happen. Kick dirt in my face and I'll grow roses in my...
    plzgetmepregnant plzgetmepregnant 26-30, F Jul 20

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    Funny how this generation shows most criticism

    Towards the man who holds a plan to rise above his egoism. They say to be a player just to simply catch a feel. I say that pleasure will never measure to actually having something real.
    Darkslinger Darkslinger 26-30, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I give her all my love that's all I do,

    it's how this song starts but it makes me think who is she and will she love me back? I'm a fool because I would love everyone, or even anyone, love is my torment, Im not good enough for anyone, maybe that's why all the girls I gave my heart to choose to throw it away, I...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M Jul 16

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    I'm a monster that hides behind a nice boy,

    I have been treated like trash and used like a toy, do I have feelings? are my dreams to much they surpass the ceilings? I guess I can't change my self for the better, I only have to finish this letter, please forgive me I'm a mess, I am a bad person I am worthless, I...
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M Jul 11

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    Lonely Tree

    Sometimes I wished I'd have toys, other years games. But I don't really remember when, I wished for a woman in my bed. Maybe when I was ringing groceries, into a laser eyed counter. Maybe the first time my car got stuck in a snowy patch in winter. But I remember the boughs of...
    GnatFree GnatFree 26-30, F 14 Responses Nov 26, 2012

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    Winter's Warning

    Waiting for a glimpse or sign Wondering if I've lost my mind. Wandering fields of golden grass Worrying heat that would not pass. While the seasons slowly turning Watching peats eternal burning. Wishing frost to hit the moors With waves of waters icy shores. Westerly the skies...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid 41-45, F 13 Responses Sep 5, 2012

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    its taken me eternity to see the things in

    front of me the eyes can be a vision to soul that seems to be the greed that loves to keep all of the things that you or i or we would think and pulls at all the strings that my old heart just cant seem to embrace that makes me second guess my thoughts emotions came and...
    ellision13 ellision13 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    Hi I'm kind of new to posting here im usually

    just reading other stories that relate to me but I really REALLY needed some feedback on poetry so here goes: **Ramblings of a Muslim Catholic** ---God came to the prophet Mohammed, His poetry my apostolic creed, The Qur'an my tabernacle of life, Upon this rock I will build...
    sirene7belle sirene7belle 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Poem Written By Wife And Husband.

    A good and civil way to have a fight instead of getting physical…. WIFE: I wrote your name on sand it got washed. I wrote your name in air, it was blown away. Then I wrote your name on my heart & I got Heart Attack. HUSBAND: God saw me hungry, he created pizza. He...
    saad31 saad31 26-30, M 12 Responses Apr 4, 2012

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    Forget The Past

    No mountain is too steep, to bring you out of the heap. Just lay your cares on the ground, and soon after you will be found. Inside your head used to be a war, the tears of the past is no more. Now you can rejoice about life, and put down that sharp knife. Love the person you are...
    Cryssy1980 Cryssy1980 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 3, 2012

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    the scars just fade, like my memories of you,

    you are just a memory and I'm forgetting you, Im standing here on this edge trying to jump, but I can't and probably won't, I'm just sad that I will forget about my love for you, life has separated us and now I must pretend to just be happy, *whispers* with out you
    psychopuppet23 psychopuppet23 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Here

    We've met and made a connection, Without ever seeing one anothers face. The blooming bud of a brand new friendship, Culminated in what is termed cyber space. We are starting a brand new journey, Walking together on a pristine path. Learning brand new things with each and every...
    MobiusStorm MobiusStorm 41-45, M 6 Responses Sep 2, 2013

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