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I Write My Troubles Away

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    Writing Wrongs

    "...the soul lies buried in the ink that writes" - John Clare It's been a while since I wrote poems. And I used to love writing poetry, writing poems was as necessary to me as breathing air. I wrote to feel normal, I wrote to exorcise my despair, I wrote my joy, my hopes, my...
    brighteyedstargazer brighteyedstargazer 36-40, F Jun 17, 2013

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    A Time For Everything

    ffor everything there is a time in your life.                              A time for loving,a time for crying,    ...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F Feb 21, 2008

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    Just Life

    years have flown by,many things we've gone trough,now stay in the shadows,deep away within our thoughts...                             ...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F Feb 21, 2008

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    I Give You My Word.

    Sticks and stones may break your bones but words and thoughts are most powerful. Before the word there should be thought. Some thoughts should be abandoned because giving them any kind of energy is just not worth while. Some thought should grow and be carefully nurtured to become...
    OKKook OKKook 61-65, M Dec 4, 2011

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    Finding My Way - When I am completely lost

    and can't find my way writing helps. Once I start writing I can start to clear the confusion out of my mind. It is like releasing all the build up worries away. It may not solve things but it does help. And sometimes I manage to workout what is bothering me. It helps me to see...
    sleepyprincess01 sleepyprincess01 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    My Last 6 Years

    Met a guy fell in love, went  college got raped almost died almost died by being strangled to death he got out of jail, I moved home in the guy I've been with does not help me at all with that. Now here I am nobody to talk to you scared of the public I'm forcing him in our...
    af1326 af1326 22-25, F Jan 26, 2013

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    The Pen Is Mightier Than The Sword

    Writing for me has been a passion since I was a little girl. I got some awards in Elementary School. Then in Middle School although in my day it was called Junior High School. I had some certificate awards from the poetry.com site. Not what I wanted to really do though. I...
    DieKatzeSchreibt DieKatzeSchreibt 41-45 Jul 21, 2011

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    Needy People.

    i've always dealt with them.Not that i mind but whan you're 14 and your dad calls you up to say he's standing on a bridge and needs you to talk him out of it,it isn't easy.They lay their life in your hands then.I never knew how i came up with this but i asked;'how many times have...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 23, 2008

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    Sometimes

    Sometimes you see it.                                          ...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F Feb 21, 2008

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    Fear,doubt,love,power

    Fear haunts me,                                            ...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F Feb 21, 2008

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    She Smiled.

    At first this is compleet fiction.: Every day i want to wander and free my head of any thoughts i go to the museum.One i went too regularly was a small one only showing portrets or landscapes.I went there a lot but it took me a few visits to eventually notice her.She hang...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2008

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    I Used to

     Growing up in Waterville really sucked.I was the outcast and had all sorts of repressed teen crap  goin on.I would just go to the balcony and watch the sunset and pour my heart into my notebook.Every feeling I would carefully enter ,usually crying. It was freeing once...
    blackcat blackcat 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2008

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    Did You Ever...

    Did you ever see the sky on a cloudy day?                          Did you ever feel the wind turn when you knew there was nothing left to learn? ...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2008

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    SO I have an ipad and I really love it's

    original it's lightning pin charger cable got broken so I bought a new one costing 300 ( Indian rupees) but It also got faulty and ipad said that the accessory is not reliable now my father is a bad tempered guy and his mood his nowadays bad due to losses in funds so I...
    1nfern0 1nfern0 18-21, M May 5

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    Don't Cry

    Don't cry.I know pain is near.                                         ...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2008

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    Me

    From my pit i used to pull people up.I used my strength to push them towards the sun.Myself only seeing their shadow disappear into the brightness.Left alone with only a ray of hope in my heart that one day i will get my hand that'll come in my pit to pull me away.Until i...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F Feb 21, 2008

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    A New Day

    A new day is arriving.A new light watches over me as i awake.As once a bird i knew that began singing every morning i awoke.It would sit on my chest and was quiet all morning,until i opened my eyes.Than it began his song.Only for me.Every morning.Just like that now my boyfriend...
    illiona illiona 26-30, F Feb 21, 2008

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    All the Time

    I don't know if I actually write my troubles "away".  I've discovered that writing does help to clear my mind and ease some of my emotions.  There are times when I need to talk, but nobody is around.  I write as a substitute.  I'll have entire...
    goddessone goddessone 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 31, 2008

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    Diary..

    Whenever I feel like cutting I write in my diary.. Just my thoughts.. I just let them flow out of my head and get rid of them.. It often works really well... However, I'd love to write poems.. But somehow I don't want to write them in German and my English is too bad -.- I need...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 23, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Today is the first time in my life were I feel the pressure of reality. For some time Iv always wanted to escape from reality and be hidden away from everything... I don't really...
    MidNightSightX MidNightSightX 16-17, M 11 hrs ago

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    I sit near you in my first class. Staring at your hair is somehow a blast. You turn around to stretch your back. I get a mini heart attack. Our eyes meet and you throw me a smile...
    ForeverSmiling ForeverSmiling 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    Angels of love ...My heart has been touched by an angelGlorious sensations has swept through my soul ...My angel placed a light inside my heart ..To guide me through the darkness...
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    I looked up the sky and felt a sense of calmness and relief, The Summer sun will now soon set and fade away, The nearness of Fall somehow eases my mind, I find great comfort...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 13 hrs ago

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    THE BALLAD OF TIMMY THE TROLL Timmy the troll had a problem He just was not very mean He liked to wear fancy colors And he always kept his clothes clean At troll school he...
    TexasGrandpa TexasGrandpa 56-60, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Titled Hollow. Empty husk of what once was, Butterfly soul flown away. Hollow shell; Hollow eyes; All fire dies In the end. Ashes on the wind, Remnants of before. Silence falls...
    LesbianBlue LesbianBlue 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    For awhile now I've mostly been posting trivial crap because somehow that makes me feel better. I've been writing for release rather than enjoyment. Once upon a time I wrote for...
    Ridiculousity Ridiculousity 18-21 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I write short stories like mad I also write fanfictions I am currently working on a Blackheart love story (you know Blackheart from the movie Ghost Rider yeah that one)
    HeatherNightmare HeatherNightmare 16-17, F 7 hrs ago

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    I do. Sometimes I'll like an experience here, just to have something to write. That's how much I like to write stuff!!! :D :D :D :D
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    The world with all its troubles disappear. Nothing matters to me when you are near.
    Allurance Allurance 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    Requiem.. It is funny how love and hate can be felt equally strong for the same person at the same time. I witnessed it today. It can be painful. Very. But helpful. Because hate...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 12

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    My Life - A Crumpled Up Piece Of Paper I am that guy who's there When things go down, down, down When they've been down that long, You just can't bear To see this life go on. My...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I'm falling in love with 2 girls. I know i cant have both and I'm not sure if i can even have one. My life now is talking to my imaginary supervisor and thinking all day long. Its...
    7ero 7ero 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    I used to be ashamed to tell people that I write erotica. I hid my stories from most of my friends and all of my (very religious) family for a long time. I never considered...
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I've done some researches on what my family is really doing to me. And I've found out that I'm sort of being "human trafficked". Where my dad has all my documents and / or papers...
    Masquerade91 Masquerade91 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I want your advise. You, the reader of my many posts . I'm thinking of writing a novel. Hopefully a best seller. It maybe a murder. It will of course contain lots of what I write...
    JohnCrighton JohnCrighton 51-55, M 2 Responses Jul 27

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    Was tired of being sad,can barely stand Tired of getting mad of hiding my deppression as I forced smiles and pretend to laugh behide torn skin wore my scars as a protective mask...
    mattyboyyx mattyboyyx 22-25, M Aug 7

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    Would love to hear thoughts/ comments about my poem (: feel free to write what you think. >>> In the dark These feelings wrapped around my throat No hope No motivation What is...
    ThatIsMahoganyy ThatIsMahoganyy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I lost myself in the chaos that is my life I'm forever drowning inside Gasping for air Wishing I could make things right Demons have resided in my mind Playing tricks on the human...
    xchelseydawnx xchelseydawnx 22-25, F Jul 29

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    I lost myself in the chaos that is my life I'm forever drowning inside Gasping for air Wishing I could make things right Demons have resided in my mind Playing tricks on the human...
    xchelseydawnx xchelseydawnx 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    I just got done writing a lovely letter to my beautiful best friend for our 1 year friend anniversary. I absolutely love writing. I love it so much and I can express myself freely...
    SpecialKind SpecialKind 13-15, F Aug 1

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    Not really here. I'm not here , but I'm not even there. I guess one could presume I was floating on the outskirts of existence? I did not write to confuse, I simple wrote to...
    TheWestlifer TheWestlifer 18-21, F Aug 2

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    I write songs, poems, stories.... I used to like thinking that I could write my problems away. It's all REALLY bad, but it makes me happy.
    youtubeninja youtubeninja 18-21, F Aug 4

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    Write more about this experience (optional)I'm a 38 year old guy. I look and act younger. At 35 I fell in love and got my new love-after dating 3 months-preganant. things moved...
    allarevessels allarevessels 36-40, M Aug 11

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    Write more about this experience (optional)I'm a 38 year old guy. I look and act younger. At 35 I fell in love and got my new love-after dating 3 months-preganant. things moved...
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    Write more about this experience (optional)I'm a 38 year old guy. I look and act younger. At 35 I fell in love and got my new love-after dating 3 months-preganant. things moved...
    allarevessels allarevessels 36-40, M Aug 11

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    It doesnt seem so long ago I felt alone Secrets hidden in my bones Skeletons That hid all i know I lived like a ghost Moving undetected and solo Hid my face my name It was best...
    TheShadowedGirl TheShadowedGirl 31-35 Aug 13

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    The beast in me it stirs Got sanity blurred And im choking on the words Baby Things inside me You've never heard Theres a little girl afriad To let the monster out of her Keeps it...
    TheShadowedGirl TheShadowedGirl 31-35 Aug 13

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    I just had a dream about this. I was with my family in this forest i think, well somewhere where we were surrounded by trees. And there were houses too and we went to see one for...
    LifeOnAThread LifeOnAThread 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I hope the group I'm in won't fall apart.. I really don't want to be here anymore, I want to end it. I'm literally choosing between suicide and running away, and it's gonna be very...
    Lizzy96 Lizzy96 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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