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    My Woman

    You are delicate petals of my flower. The joyous sun at waking hour. You saturate my soul Like april shower. And you glow Like a sunset sinking, Winking A fond goodnight. A waterfall, You teem in silver cascade. I sit and watch Through sun kissed forest glade As you bloom With...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 19, 2011

    Never by J. Chan Never use never L'est you

    start from the end, of something forlorn or wonderful or something that simply began Cease to use never on what is still to become even things that may not, l'est you yearn that fickle crown. Refrain to say never to see the endless beyond look to countless possibilities of the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Nov 11, 2015

    I Said "I Love You" If I were to just hold

    still very very very still maybe you will stop seeing me or I’ll become some distant point of light and you’ll look for a moment and then move on because you just lost interest Then you’ll take the pressure of your eyes off of me and I can escape regroup regain my...
    zmedleff1 zmedleff1
    41-45
    1 Response Nov 13, 2014

    Dancing In the Rain

    Dancing in the Rain   She grabs my hand and pulls me towards the shoreline for a closer view We run through the sand towards the waves and surf, it’s just us two We look out to the horizon and watch the storm clouds rolling in real fast She...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses May 22, 2009

    Devour: Oh. My. God.

    Harmonious ecstasy and Oxytocin dance through Every cell you've come into contact with. Oh. My. God. I never believed in god until you had me moaning prayers into the sky, begging for sweet, sinful, salvation. Your tongue formulates it's own scriptures, and I am...
    CatastrophicArtist CatastrophicArtist
    18-21, F
    Nov 15, 2015

    Humans don't know three things: 1-what's

    life 2-what comes with it 3-how to deal with it
    latesay latesay
    13-15, F
    Mar 19

    Not knowing Not knowing is painful

    for sure But knowing for sure can be painful, too Waiting forever for the cure But never looking somewhere new Complaining because of not knowing But not researching the solution Not looking it up, because growing As a person would entail a resolution. Knowing would come with...
    laracomn laracomn
    18-21, F
    Feb 29

    Two Old Poems One From Around 1995 One From 1993

    "Invading Points Of Structured Light" I can feel sound decomposing and filling with a rotten substance today I bled on a rose thorn tomorrow I never remember I've also heard the sound of death for I need guidance shattered sense of misgiving the isolated hymn for peace the...
    Soroe Soroe
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 12, 2013

    The Rocking Chair by J.

    Chan There was once a rocking chair tattered, torn, and beyond repair. And though humble and austere, stands a tale, a lesson dear There was a man who sat on this chair Who proclaimed he would get Somewhere. And he would rock fiercely so to prove that somehow...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 11, 2015

    Souls Together

    Lonely as the wind I reach like a Falling climber for you Desperate pumping heart waiting to hit the ground Without a sound I scream inside as nobody hears -But you. Two souls as one I lay in the night My gaze fixed on black Where you once breathed close to me Your eyes a beacon...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2011

    I feel like I'm on fire The heat rolls off my

    skin Troubled by desire My home is caving in. Wanted God to touch me To reach right inside But when he viewed me My mind tried to hide I'm scared of nudity SO he tried to bribe And when it was the devil I wasn't even surprised
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 21

    Keepsake by J.Chan Unspoken words of wisdom to

    me he speaks The gentleness of his solitude reality bequeathes Grief and contentment in his hands lie Transparencies of love lost barefaced in his eyes Unyeilding strength he lends in veiled moonlit glow and ardent adjurations melt slowly in his snow In passing 'tis life he...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 11, 2015

    A simple desire Clinging to the mind.

    I want, I want, I want To run away... Into the city; Into the forest; Into the ocean, Vast and stark, Peaceful? Not me.
    twistedxalice twistedxalice
    22-25, F
    Mar 15

    Black heart Crimson lips Transparent

    eyes searches. .. as she sits... Nothings found Everything's lost A game of chance too high the cost.. A false smile A glass dream Broken illusion.. so real it seemed.. ......Lyss.... I wish I didn't care so much sometimes...it hurts..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Feb 21, 2015

    Darkness surrounds my being Loneliness haunts

    my soul I'm dangerous, I'm neglected That's why my emotions are so cold The truth is a passive thought Seeking something that cannot be found Looking for who stole your spirit While I'm here, just messing around I'm not who you want to be with I'm not who you think I am I'm...
    latesay latesay
    13-15, F
    Mar 19

    When the stars are fading,

    twinkling away, catch them and write them down. For they are infinite lanterns, easy to place.
    elenabello elenabello
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 29, 2015

    Because Of You

    Because of you. My life has been worthwhile. This wounded heart just flew Your sun returned my smile. An ocean sky turned blue All stars burn bright with fire Your sweet love so true Has sent angelic choir. I shake, I ache With lightning in my veins. I break, I take This wild...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jun 28, 2011

    When Love Returns

    Love will come again. Like softest summer rain On sleeping fields of flowers. Fragrant and new. Sunlit and blue. She leaves her ivory towers My princess And calls my name On sweetest birdsong breeze. Like moonlight Through the trees. Wild beauty Time can't tame. As...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 10, 2012

    The River’s End Most would say the river’s

    end is peaceful, But of this I firmly doubt, For at its end the river’s foulness comes to an increased lull, As the river’s delta strains it out, Oh yes, at the river’s end there is burden of sand, Much less room for it to run free, No further will it run, now more will it...
    BlackBlueBrotha BlackBlueBrotha
    41-45, M
    1 Response May 27, 2015

    The weather is getting cold,

    my heart is growing colder. Another "act" in this "play", and I grow another day older. ©
    AboveAllElse AboveAllElse
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 25, 2015

    Who Knows.

    When stars fell On a lonely street. Two strangers Were destined to meet To defrost frozen hearts. Who knows Where stardust covered love First shows. When they trembled In their bed. And passion travelled from their heart To way below. What candlelight dance Could match the glow...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 16, 2013

    Finding Nothing

    Seeing nothing, I see everythingHere in this dark prisonThe light seldom permeatesDeliberate, though I concentrateIs nothing more than emptinessThere is nothing but a holeSpiral deeper, downwardsShould I not find the end?Seeking something, finding nothingHear the flutter of tiny...
    TheDarkTower TheDarkTower
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2012

    Baby blue got lost in the river.

    down at the bottom only spine would shiver. The quake was so endearing lost her veiw of the past And she fell into the ocean river couldn't last. baby blue filled with bruise said she had nothing to loose. baby blue was a liar. who fell into the fire. Baby blue met a man...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 27

    I want someone to just talk with

    and share poetry with, talk about it, have fun with it. Well i don't know if anyone would just want to share their poetry without reading some of my poetry so here's my latest one (no title as of yet): Basking in the shadows cast down on me by dim yellow light I recline And so...
    Bonbonmon Bonbonmon
    18-21, M
    Dec 8, 2013

    Chance

    Chance In sea of loneliness, your eyes draw me in close My nightmares disappear, as my attraction grows More and more I want to see you and listen to your soul Your kiss is like a key in my life, Can you make me whole? I reach out to hold you and I will never loosen my grip...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses May 18, 2009

    Why Do I Love You

    Why do I love you? Ask why does sunset die To resurrect In morning dew. Why gentle breeze ripples through Hushed meadow. Cooling the soul, elations anew. Why does tempestuous sea, With passion unquenched through countless years, Keep faithful drenched In a beaming moon. With its...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 28, 2011

    Innamorare by J.Chan I want to lay next to

    you And watch you fall asleep We don't even have to touch Or even have to speak I want to watch you close your eyes And dreamily drift away Secure in the knowledge that our love won't ever fade away I want to wake up next to you and hear you softly breath feel your heartbeat...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 11, 2015

    Daylight Arc of My Mentality I arose this day

    with a beam, It blazed through the crevices of my mental process, Because of it I felt sharper, more keen, The memory capsules seemed less repressed, For my inner persona sparked the kindling of my minds dead underbrush, The warmth of the emotion ensued the cracking away of the...
    BlackBlueBrotha BlackBlueBrotha
    41-45, M
    2 Responses May 27, 2015

    School wasn't meant for me,

    In this **** hole I don't feel free. This is so hard for me I don't understand ****, Every time I look at my grades I take a hit because I'm failing. People think I don't take it seriously, but I do and in their eyes I'm lying. I try my hardest to progress. But everybody...
    ThePoet724 ThePoet724
    16-17, M
    1 Response Mar 3

    It's for an English project.

    We were asked to write a ballad. Would love some feedback, even if it's critical. And tbh idk if I did it right, but here it goes: There once were two classmates named Kate and Tony. Her friends encouraged them to date Since she kept telling them " He looks cute don't 'e" She...
    Rosieann98 Rosieann98
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 18

    I've lost the thirst

    for living, I can't find the will to survive, Hope why have you abandoned me? Faith why aren't you helping me? As long as I feel this way I'll never thrive, All this is so confusing, Everything aches inside, I don't want to be sad, all this is making me mad, You tell me to be...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 18

    2016-03-13-5:22-PM-SUN Sensations disintegrate.

    Emotions ooze out of porous blisters, where troubled thoughts reside. The body crumples under the weight. "Can you hear me?" "Am I alive?" There is no answer. The puddle thickens and tightens its grasp until finally, the privilege of breath is no more. Suffocate. Decay. Die. 2...
    twistedxalice twistedxalice
    22-25, F
    Mar 13

    A Child's Mind You see the world in black

    and gold. You see beyond the looking glass. You are omniscient and bold. The stars in your eyes Give way to galaxies unknown. Not an ounce of common sense applies. Swirls of blue, green, purple, silver Screaming of brilliance, never ending. Entirely unique, your skin is...
    AntisocialPeopleLover AntisocialPeopleLover
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 24, 2015

    The stress I put on you No one should have to

    bear. The things I've said to you Not even u should hear. I don't know how to love I guess I never learned. u give me everything And nothing in return. I promise I will try If u give me a chance. I'll say the things I should Without a second glance. So i'll give u my heart...
    borred123 borred123
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 17

    I wrote this as a language project,

    can you please give me your opinion on it, it would be appreciated! I want to die Just say goodbye And take that knife To end my life Because though I try To fortify These lies of mine Time after time I'm left alone With no one home And so unknown All on my own Cause even...
    WaywardHumanSoul WaywardHumanSoul
    16-17, F
    Feb 5

    Intoxication falls hard on my skull,

    bashes in the walls of perspective. It always seems to cover me whole although its never been my elective. It washes so fluidly down the back of my throat. The flavor i could call permanent. It drifts in boldly like leader ship no holding back liquid currents. So bitter on...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 27

    Sunday.. The Hachter country market Sam send

    his rat to Los Angles. came back, was there for the MacDonald's settlement. he said he worked at MacDonald. Sunday evening shikh Indian alcoholic run that her iPhone missing. Tuesday Hanna, a criminal white woman, out on probation, left Arizona to Los Angles , can without court...
    thewindofnavajos thewindofnavajos
    41-45, F
    Nov 20, 2015

    I AM! By John Clare I am—yet what I am

    none cares or knows; My friends forsake me like a memory lost: I am the self-consumer of my woes— They rise and vanish in oblivious host, Like shadows in love’s frenzied stifled throes And yet I am, and live—like vapours tossed Into the nothingness of scorn and noise...
    twistedxalice twistedxalice
    22-25, F
    Mar 15

    What is this hell I can't escape?

    All I can see is the storm cloud, but where's the silver lining? I just can't stop crying, I want to scream out loud, The pain inside is engulfing me, I hold a scream back in my throat, I want to rip out my hair, cause it sucks down here, Thunder storms have sunk this boat, I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 18

    I have not written for a long time

    and with some of the responses myself and others get on here I might not for a while yet... this is was written ten minutes ago just felt the desire to write "Burden" The gnaw of a heartless whisper breeds the wound of goodwill echoes from the distance in coldness most pain...
    Soroe Soroe
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 28, 2014

    Unconditional Love

    L O V E    U N C O N D I T I O N A L  +    =   Love unconditional - all senses are employed Your touch - your scent - your voice - your lovliness My heart responds - my heart is overjoyed Together we're a hand in glovliness ! Love unconditional - such love with such...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jun 15, 2011

    Do Tell Noble Spirit

    Those lines that serve to hold you in A noble spirits wrinkled skin Engraved a dignity so deeply sunk in Upon the cover wearing thin. Emotion in motion of a thousand yesturday's Gently crinkle upon the page So novel is this coming of age A distinguished script upon the stage...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 8, 2012

    Time Has Come

    The time has come to say goodbye, Leave all the memories we share behind. The love I had was pure and true, But you left me sad and blue. Looking towards a brand new day, Without my heart standing in the way.
    hadyourchance hadyourchance
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jun 14, 2013

    The flicker of candlelight illuminates her

    tender features. Hope springs to life with each turn of the page. A knock at the door and her heart flutters. Love has come to occupy her soul. The sun rises to thoughts of hope and each sunset is met in embrace. A journey hand in hand makes time stand still. Return to my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Sep 18, 2015

    This place feels so empty now,

    I get no acknowledgement at all. You chose to shut me out on here, But before you made that call... You chose to post an experience, venomous words that put me down. I wish it were just a bad Dream... but this face still wears the frown.
    AboveAllElse AboveAllElse
    46-50, M
    1 Response Nov 13, 2015

    My serotonin levels must be low.

    this addiction **** really blows. I've cleaned the room now i clean my house. Keep on my toes, not to offend my spouse. I got a big mouth. With a blunt mind. And if you got a problem well no problem of mine. I just want happiness.... Refined. I wish it was easy. I wish...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 27

    Stop And Drop The Show.

    Dripping with the diamonds of forgotten sun. A devil moon this sky has spun with burning tapestry. All fires that were, and are to be. Rage in the silence Of a purple sea. A billion dancers of eternity, Whisper promises of golden morning. With twinkling eyes amid Blue serenity...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 8, 2012

    What is love? How do you know?

    Is it a feeling, or something more? Is it desire, a slow burning fire, Is it life itself? Is it a dream, or a soft touch - the ghost of a summer breeze? Love is kind, love is warm Love is life, passion, desire With something more... Love is like a beautiful dream. But all...
    Ardenes Ardenes
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 1, 2015

    I wanted to be liked,

    Wouldn't it mean I was pretty? If a boy had a crush, I'd think I was enough, But I never knew if they did and I wouldn't self-pity. A distant father, Had left its hole, I felt all alone, the pain I'd never shown, Was like a scar in my soul. I thought I was worthless, And I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 18

    Evanescence by J.Chan From a chasm I

    emerge with heaven in my hands the dowry of a journey Imbued whence began O toil and plight exacting as peaks wax and wane the comfort of now knowing the end to my disdain! How soon 'tis peregrination? I cannot but acquiesce The early termination time has lent with extent Oh...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 11, 2015

    I've been through fire,

    But I'm a survior, I've been hurt, I've been bruised, I've been neglected, I've been used, But I'm alive, So what if I'm just surviving? So what if I'm not thriving? I'm alive, thank the Lord I'm alive, When I was thirteen I had suicidal thoughts, Though I'd heard the Holy...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 18

    Temptation leads astray the soul

    which stirs within itself. Each step across the sand covered by rising waters forgetting from whence it came. Shall love come knocking only to receive no answer. For the heart's memory so shallow forgets.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 23, 2015

    Derailment of the 808 Express The time was 9

    PM, Yes the eve, latter part of the day, The locomotive heaved to the stress of its engine, Yet the track seemed to sway, The conductor, oh so uncertain, His sweat gave away his hidden fear, The rail would no longer hold the burden, The train’s demise was certainly near, The...
    BlackBlueBrotha BlackBlueBrotha
    41-45, M
    2 Responses May 27, 2015

    An emptiness dwells within me,

    one that rocks me to the core. I do my best to hide it, but I can't deny it anymore. It has taken hold of this life, and turned it in-side-out. Shredding what is left of me, and filled my head with doubt. Is this the life I'm meant to live? Are these walls I've built my own...
    AboveAllElse AboveAllElse
    46-50, M
    Nov 18, 2015

    today EP is going to Die it has been a great

    place to come and post meaningful creations over the last 5 years. it has also been a wonderful place to post meaningless sh*t whenever I felt like it. to agree, and disagree. rave and rant. anonymously post about my prejudices, and openly post my acceptances. to offer...
    lionsdenn lionsdenn
    26-30, M
    Apr 21

    Summer Leaves Again

    Colors withered . . . set to fly Spill from oaks of autumn skies. Reds and russets spoiled brown Now puddle on the forest ground. Yet rising high for all to see Their nakedness stood certainty The skeletons that once bore leaves A sacrifice amongst the tree's. Their bony fingers...
    maltesemermaid maltesemermaid
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Apr 8, 2012

    The softness of your lips is all but a memory.

    Aflame with passion embers hide beneath, awakened by your breath on my neck. Passion unbridled when our skin meets. The view within your eyes penetrates my soul. Missing is your laughter and wit from my conversations. The comfort of a hug and sleeping next to you is but a dream...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 23, 2015

    All these words that I write,

    all these thoughts in my head... Matter only to me, for they're seldom read. Few people take interest, in these things that I say... Should I linger in this place? Or just merely fade away? I've tried to make friends here, but have been burnt in the past... When they get to...
    AboveAllElse AboveAllElse
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Dec 22, 2015

    You Beautiful Sun

    You beautiful sun That frees the trees From winter embrace Enabling flowers to show their face. You revive lonely spires And light exquisite fires Of sunsets high. That dress of blue That you shine through We can call the sky. And as she stood solo In meadow still You lit her...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Feb 27, 2012
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