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    The More Loving One- W.

    H. Auden I adore his poetry. This poem is a gem, especially the last four verses in my opinion Looking up at the stars, I know quite well That, for all they care, I can go to hell, But on earth indifference is the least We have to dread from man or beast. How should we like it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 2

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    Sharing We both shared the pain,

    the ways to make us sane. We shared the game, the rules. We shared the dark, the light. We both agreed the same. We both trusted the way. The sharing was natural and thats how it should stay.
    Mariahluvspals Mariahluvspals 16-17, F Jun 8

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    Left brain, Think Straight.

    It’s not within my capacity when she’s around; and I wonder why my thoughts are so acidly when it was by myself that I was bound and left to drown with this newfound sense of profound, confound, dumfound affection. Regardless, there I remain, restrained, unable to attain...
    unveiling unveiling 18-21, M Aug 2, 2014

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    I write poems from my own life experiences.

    this one is titled "Fears"   the months have now turned into years your only fear now is that you have no fears for you have conquered no ground for all the miles you travel wanting to feel solid ground beneath your feet instead of this road of gravel fall after fall you have...
    rodama1970 rodama1970 41-45, M Jul 21

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    MAYBE Come into my shadows and linger on.

    Whisper a lie and maybe I'll fall. It's okay. I know I've loved I'll smell the past and hold on. Cross your fingers and maybe I'll crawl. It's all right. I know I've loved Funny, isn't it ? What I miss is Pain.
    Unknown3103 Unknown3103 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    Deep in the vivid silhouette of the nightImages

    form like dreams I hold so tightWhisk from the unknown horizonShadows dancing in forlornDreams are made of moons and starsReality has many unpredictable scarsClosing the eyes to break freeWhich should I choose thee?The beautiful dream or stark reality?
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 3 Responses May 28, 2014

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    I don't matter I'm not special,

    because no one matters We are all equal nothingness This is because, one day we will all die. New people will come about. New celebrity's New presidents New leaders New people. And the old people will be forgotten. I will be forgotten You will be forgotten. we don't...
    UnusualArtist UnusualArtist 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7, 2014

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    This was for an old friend

    who was suffering from depression. I change the she to they/their so now it can be for everyone. There is always someone who will care if you just voice the pain. A soul tortured with darkness, Has seen the worst the world can throw, Through pain and silent suffering...
    Daniellevn Daniellevn 18-21, F Jul 1

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    Ghosts...

    Even a small bed is too big, alone. She lies half-awake, draws stuttered breath, listens to memory’s bittersweet drone, wonders if silence comes cloaked in death. Not quite awake, she draws stuttered breath, promises shattering on her pillow. She wonders if silence comes...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2012

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    Does anyone have any good poems they have

    written? I really need one
    tbhstephanie13 tbhstephanie13 13-15, F Jan 13

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    --the Sleep-- The time It fades into

    nothingness... I stare at my ceiling, Watching glowing stars spin. I hear the clock tick, Will that be the only thing to exist In the world's future? The warm breeze, Smelling of cricket song and starlight Stirs my heart. Dream for me?
    NearAsFarCanBe NearAsFarCanBe 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2014

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    Drifting by Kit McCallum I sometimes find I'm

    drifting Through this life without effect; I often wonder if I'm truly Worth what I've been blessed. I search through days that have been hard, To try to understand, The many trials that I have known, The life that I have had. You see me in my daily grind, So confident and...
    Beautifulnlost22 Beautifulnlost22 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2014

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    Run Away

    i'm burning with rage. i'm like a bird in a cage. she snakes let us be. you see us struggling. yet leaving us without nothing makes you happy. you love seeing others lives crappy. we wont unleash our anger to see you laugh. how can someone like you exist. two faced witch. someday...
    beige22 beige22 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 25, 2013

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    I put all of my poetry on my blog: www.

    punkrockpericaliya.wordpress.com if anyone would like to read :)
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 21, 2014

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    Nothingness The emptiness feeling consumes me,

    hearing others asking "What happened to her?" Their questions meaning nothing- at least not anymore . The laughter that I've come so use to is slowly fading away, leaving me with a laugh- one that is no longer mine. A forced laugh upon cue. I started to think nothing, feel...
    MorbidPeaches MorbidPeaches 13-15, F Dec 5, 2014

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    You And Our Storm

    Swimming in the ocean of you Looking into those big blues Your waves move right through me Move me, sooth me, or just consume me Your wind blows past my ears Gives me chills that could create tears The rush of your breeze over my skin Will send me to heaven again and again Don...
    bexxx17 bexxx17 22-25 1 Response Mar 13, 2012

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    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 30, 2013

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    By Kahil Gibran

    a woman who held a babe against her breast, said, 'speak to us of children'and he said:Your children are not your childrenThey are the Sons and Daughters of Life's longing for itselfThey come through you, but not from youAnd though they are with you, they belong not to youYou may...
    NyxInvictus NyxInvictus 41-45 1 Response Aug 9, 2011

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    Sharing A Dream

    Dreams are wonderful.Dreams are like an escape to another world inside your mind.Sometimes reality sucks so dream can take place of reality.Thank you for reading.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 3 Responses May 28, 2012

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    I cried one tear today,

    even though it felt like more. The ocean of tears within me, only one drop came down my cheek. I wiped it away quickly, in fear that the ocean might leak. With eyelids closed, I pushed back the waves that burn my eyes with pain, one tear was enough for today.
    Mariahluvspals Mariahluvspals 16-17, F Jun 7

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    Otherwise...

    a cold rain today and our muddy shoes are down, just inside the door and our slick coats hang dripping in the entranceway — and the rain has a voice, the roof and windows speak its language as you ***** out of your work clothes in the otherwise silence… and I feel...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F Jan 14, 2013

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    Your Sweetest Perfume

    Pour me on your neck Allow me to live in your nostrils Make me a part of your essence Allowing me to reside within your pores Stop wondering and feel me inside of you Don’t stop enjoying the blissful flirtation going on within the inner recesses of your soul Allow your mind to...
    DJ4twenty DJ4twenty 31-35, M Aug 16, 2012

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    Goodbye Forever

    My wrists are scarred And so is my heart I’ve been shattered and hurt I’ve been torn apart I wished for an angel But nobody came I thought it’d be different But it’s all just the same I thought that you loved me I thought you could save me You didn’t care, though I...
    swaqqajaqqa swaqqajaqqa 26-30 1 Response Apr 20, 2013

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    Don't Go Far Off Don't go far off,

    not even for a day, because -- because -- I don't know how to say it: a day is long and I will be waiting for you, as in an empty station when the trains are parked off somewhere else, asleep. Don't leave me, even for an hour, because then the little drops of anguish will all...
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F Aug 25, 2014

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    To Be Loved

    I want to feel love, the most amazing love there is. I want to feel your eyes watching me, your hands touching me strong yet gentle. I want to feel the warm embrace of strong hands holding me tight all day and all night. I want to walk into a room and see your eyes brighten...
    angelaquarius angelaquarius 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2012

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    الموت ينتزع الروح،والهجر

    يترك الروح كأنها منتزعة، فهو موت لا ينتهي .
    MileyM MileyM 18-21, F Dec 20, 2014

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    “We wear the mask that grins

    and lies,
It hides our cheeks and shades our eyes,–
This debt we pay to human guile;
With torn and bleeding hearts we smile,
And mouth with myriad subtleties.
Why should the world be over–wise,
In counting all our tears and sighs?
Nay, let them only see us...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F Jun 27, 2014

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    Thought Experiment...

    Forgive me for the days when I am unsure whether I am dreaming or awake, when I use sharp words to poke holes in this love we have made, just to see if it can survive the quake. ~Della Hicks-Wilson
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 3, 2013

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    Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein

    There is a place where the sidewalk ends And before the street begins, And there the grass grows soft and white, And there the sun burns crimson bright, And there the moon-bird rests from his flight To cool in the peppermint wind. Let us leave this place where the smoke blows...
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2014

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    Memory...

    I will remember your small room
 the feel of you
 the light in the window
 your records
 your books
 our morning coffee
 our noons our nights
 our bodies spilled together
 sleeping
 the tiny flowing currents
 immediate and forever
 your leg my leg
 your...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F Dec 14, 2012

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    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F Feb 4, 2013

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    --the Dream-- Silver blue gift Drowns far down

    stream Just out of reach... My fingertips brush The tiny gold pebbles That pour from the cavity in my chest; And I'm falling, falling D O W N....... "Kiss me" Says the pretty eyeless girl Who lays upon my bed.
    NearAsFarCanBe NearAsFarCanBe 16-17, F Jul 20, 2014

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    Watch By Frank Outlaw

    Watch your Thoughts...for they become your Words Watch your Words...for they become your Actions Watch your Actions...for they become your Habits Watch your Habits...for the become your Character Watch your Character...for it becomes your Destiny
    Mencrytoo Mencrytoo 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 27, 2012

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    Human Life’s Mystery by Elizabeth Barrett

    Browning We sow the glebe, we reap the corn, We build the house where we may rest, And then, at moments, suddenly, We look up to the great wide sky, Inquiring wherefore we were born… For earnest or for jest? The senses folding thick and dark About the stifled soul within, We...
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F Jul 21, 2014

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    If

    If it were a book would u ever get it read If it were a word would it ever be said if it were a song would it ever be heard if it were letters could u form a word if it were you would u ask why would u stand up proud or break down and cry if it were a sign that pointed the way...
    BrokenWithin BrokenWithin 36-40, F Apr 7, 2012

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    MileyM MileyM 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 18, 2014

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    Here's one of them, any suggestions

    for a name? : I smile When I know I should cry I quit When I know I should try I leave When I know I should stay I talk When I don't know what to say I'm here And you're there I'm hurt And you don't care I tried But you pushed me away I'm gone But I know I should stay You're...
    Mackenziemeaw Mackenziemeaw 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    An Internet Love Story

    A new version of a tale often told, just a new take on something that's old. The story of a man and woman with love from the heart, and of how bad it gets when it falls apart...
    ABloodyMess ABloodyMess 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 27, 2009

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    " A New Beginning of Memories" When I awake

    and the day begins for a normal human like me: I sit up and watch the sunlight bury my past. Somehow, everything seems clearer and everybody's coming out of their shells. All of the memories and all of these words open up the meaning of my world. I don't want anything to ever...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 21, 2014

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    Born into a world that's truly just cold

    Raised to learn about scary stories & truth be told It's horror in everyday life mainly on the streets Many can't survive cause their minds are just too weak Godly people doing their best to be clean While the wicked try to twist it & do their own thing Medication is drugs...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild 22-25, F Nov 5, 2014

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    :')

    هجرت بعض احبتي طوعا لأني؛ . رأيت قلوبهم تهوى فراقي ! نعم اشتاق، لكن . وضعت كرامتي فوق اشتياقي ! ارغب في وصلهم دوما ولكن . طريق الذل لا تهواه ساقي
    MileyM MileyM 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 14, 2013

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    Attention please! Attention please!

    'Attention please! Attention please! Don't dare to talk! Don't dare to sneeze! Don't doze or daydream! Stay awake! Your health, your very life's at stake! Ho–ho, you say, they can't mean me. Ha–ha, we answer, wait and see. Did any of you ever meet A child called Goldie...
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 51-55, F Jul 23, 2014

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    Short Poem- Friend Frustartation

    Excuses, excuses you have many. I have little time but you have plenty. You ignore me but you won't admit it. Instead you spout nonsense to say you didn't. But I know you, no matter how much you hide. I know the person that I love is inside. Maybe she's on vacation, who ever...
    randomwriting randomwriting 16-17 Nov 13, 2012

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    Out where the stones lay like bones by the

    ocean Out where the waves crash contempt on the land Someone was trembling for fear of the tempest Somebody silently reached for their hand Said, understand that if you're cold I'll keep you warm And besides, there's so much beauty in a storm So come down with me to the shore...
    trentoy trentoy 22-25, M Jul 27, 2014

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    He lost his little brother And

    now I cherish mine But why do we only change when bad things happen over time I truly try to change through this book of rhymes So if there's still good in people let the god send us a sign We're cold blooded animals, I say with no disrespect And when we die, please...
    Emaycee Emaycee 16-17, M 1 Response May 8, 2014

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    Believe I know you've fallen From your grace I

    know you've landed In a dark place I know where you've been I know where you are Just don't run so far. Hands are reaching To your face To wipe the tears To clear the hate We all do falter We all do make mistakes Just believe you are great. Just believe in a new day Believe in...
    becausefishrule becausefishrule 18-21, F May 10, 2014

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