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I Write Poetry When I Am Inspired

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    Felt This Today

    The thought of me and you has opened the door to my heart. For that door has been tighty closed,held with all my might. When you get close to me I can feel the warmth of you, and with that feeling, I can let go of my feelings that have held my heart closed for some time now. I...
    curiousforyou curiousforyou 41-45, M Dec 19, 2009

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    Fickle Muse?

    I write poetry when I'm inspired But when will she come Soon is what she always says But I'm left alone to ponder And tear up my dreams Sometimes I'm afraid the she"s too beautiful to be with someone as ugly as me.
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Nov 26, 2012

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    Still Mad At You

    you had your chance it was your last. i'm tired of putting up with your crap. i trusted you i cared and stuff but now its done with. that's enough. my hate that i've saved that i kept bottle for so long for so many others its yours my anger that i hold in so well through...
    AmethystMoonChild1 AmethystMoonChild1 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2012

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    For My Class

    Well, i have an assignment due tomorrow for my AP lit class. It has to do with the india unit and we get to be creative. Since i'm lazy and out of time i'm writing a few poems inspired by a book we read. Siddhartha -Herman Hesse. anyways, tell me what you think... PARENTS So...
    AmethystMoonChild1 AmethystMoonChild1 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 4, 2013

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    "alone"

    I used to write some when I become sad... I wrote exaggerated scenarios that are tragic so that I could let out all the negative feelings and after reading them, I realize that my problem was so little to what it could possibly be. Here's one of them I stand here, In front of a...
    pufferpish pufferpish 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 30, 2012

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    Was Inspired At One Time.

    dont know if this makes much sense,  I nearly lost myself trying to be myself all of my life I,ve been playing the game. Gotta get out of myself, lifes not real when your in a dream. Hang on to your head and give it a try. To live you must nearly die,giving up the...
    curiousforyou curiousforyou 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 23, 2009

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    And Sometimes

    when I'm not.I just like writing. Poetry, stories, essays, haiku, limericks; whatever.
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F Oct 18, 2012

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    The Hello To My Good-bye

    The world, so beautiful yet so cruel, so peaceful but full of raging wars. Every smile is led by a frown. In the darkness I see it. I see the peace. But when night turns to day. I’m just another girl born upon a grave. Are we not all bid a due with the warm welcome of hello...
    knifeb4life knifeb4life 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 14, 2013

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    Glamour

    the shower of sunshine falling through windowshope is there never blocking our goalsfears and torment hidden in night and dayswhen the glamour breaks life's just a play...
    zaRaCarlyle zaRaCarlyle 13-15, F Aug 29, 2012

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    Life Is My Muse

    I am thirty-six years old. I have been writing inspirational writings since I was a little girl. I have written thousands but I don't always show them to others. I take negative things that I survived in life and I write positively about them. Various things like how I was born...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 29, 2013

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    Inspiration Flows

    Sometimes I just get this overwhelming desire to express my feelings, and a poem (or a story) is born.  The words come flowing from my heart, out through my fingertips and dance across my keyboard.  It hits me out of nowhere, and I grab a pen and some paper or log...
    Dee67 Dee67 41-45, F 10 Responses Dec 19, 2009

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    COME ALONG Free will

    as i'm a free spirit when love come along when i don't have to listen when i'm alone visit my soul careless as i meet along brave and strong free me as you come along. Walk in this staffy room walk in the empty road walk along and brake the door the door that conect your soul...
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F Dec 8, 2013

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    Sometimes It's Sad Inspiration

    Not every inspiration is a good one...I was inspired to write something after I miscarried my baby earlier this month. This may not look like poetry to you, but the way it flows is poetry to me.   We never knew you, and I guess we never will...my little Jessica...
    sabergirl08 sabergirl08 18-21, F Dec 19, 2009

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    Unconventional Reload

    You took the time to spill your crime on me And I took it like always But now it's thy turn There will be blood
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 3, 2009

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    **** you i am not some flower you can crush under the weight of your slimy-bad words i will not sit back and accept what happens because i am transcendent boys will be boys and...
    livediebe livediebe 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    ¨My black and white muse I feel sorry that i did not love you But i did not But love itself¨ I ¨write¨ and love poetry indeed, but not to materialize my feelings or to lull my...
    JosueOA JosueOA 18-21, M Jul 7

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    I sufficate you like a fire without oxygen, Yet I am as gentle as a mother is toward her baby. And when your body goes limp I will feel guilt. For you have done the same to...
    emoHeartsDieWithMe emoHeartsDieWithMe 13-15, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I write poetry in booksie and I posted this one a while ago and I thought maybe you guys would want to see it http://www.booksie.com/other/poetry/highlights/like-an-eagle
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I love to write poetry so anyone who needs a song message me. I write many types of poems
    SELIMebrahim SELIMebrahim 13-15, M Jul 20

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    Hey everyone :D my name is Zanna I'm 16 and love to write poetry ! this is a poem i wrote called sunrise Sunrise A twist of blood in the sky A cascade of colours Ready to die...
    zannahuth zannahuth 16-17, F Jul 19

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    Oh hail rain You give me immense pain I cry out in pain Your drops makes my heart go bdob and i have to admit i write bad poetry
    zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout zoeydoesnotquitcreepingyaout 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    All the poetry I see here is sad. Not all of it has to be sad.
    alysssaa alysssaa 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I have a good friend that I met on YouTube. She's an amazing singer and I always write poems to compliment her. But once I made a bad joke and I really want to apologize, would...
    hayashimanabu hayashimanabu 16-17, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I am a free spirit I go where I want to go I do what I want to do I speak out against injustice I am a woman I own what I want to own I live where I want to live I allow myself...
    didyouseethat didyouseethat 46-50, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Us Once upon a time there was "Us" but now we are an obscure entity that once was and will always be in the compounds of my mind manfesting itself as unwanted memories or a...
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Confliction Sometimes I hate the rain, It can be a remimder that I still remain, From the sky to the ground, A single drop that makes no sound, In the rain it can be hard to...
    TearsBecomeSnow TearsBecomeSnow 16-17, F 5 hrs ago

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    I used to, when I was in a really bad place. That was about 10 or 11 years ago and I had lost the notebook where I wrote it all. I found it online, on a site where I used to post...
    Env06 Env06 22-25, F Jul 10

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    Poetry is a momentary escape from reality...get in touch with your emotions and write what you feel. poetry is lyrics from the soul
    thequ3enpree thequ3enpree 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I wrote most of my poetry between the ages of fourteen and twenty-two with a spurt in my late thirties. Every now and then a new poem emerges. As I've mentioned elsewhere I've...
    jazm60 jazm60 61-65, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    The color of Hailey is despair. It cries a flooding river. Screams no words, but feelings. Feels only pain. Follows no meaningful rhyme. This is not poetry, but escape from reality...
    Ohhailey Ohhailey 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 6

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    Poetry is good Poetry is fun I like writing poetry But I'm not very good at it
    michaeln41 michaeln41 41-45, M Jul 8

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    Hey everyone! I write a poetry blog! Check it out: www.punkprockpericaliya.wordpress.com
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees 16-17, F Jul 19

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    Form of poetry/rap it's a tragedy a pretty girl looking so raggedy this ain't a pitty party don't say what happen to me cause what happen to you won't happen to me I can...
    Cocomo24 Cocomo24 16-17, M Jul 17

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    IN RESPONSE TO nybooks.com (on Poetry of Madness): When a psychotic speaks he speaks with absolute precision and having chosen a word to precisely convey his thought that...
    NameWitheldToo NameWitheldToo 70+ 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I understand why I can't make friends 
I can’t have friends
Not allowed to have friends
I’m not suitable for them Yes I’m the idiot who does anything for them
I try...
    Incognit05 Incognit05 22-25, F Jul 6

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    Jessica, Your skin was as pale as the paper I write on Almost as if your complexion was composed of tiny drops of snow Your hair the colour of a tamed fire Your lips a soft...
    zannahuth zannahuth 16-17, F Jul 17

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    "What is Important in your Life?" (A response) Let's take a minute to be profound 'Cause life can be dreary when we're bound We surround ourselves with a loud noise We take it...
    ThePhilanthropist ThePhilanthropist 22-25, M Jul 19

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    Phhhharp wAaaaaarmp Tatata Riiiiiiiip Phhhhhharp ------the sound of a fart (in poetry form)
    mcfartcloud mcfartcloud 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 4

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    Russian Roulette The slab of neatly paved concrete at halfway As i was dragging my feet across the street I glanced at a messy hand writers remnants In splattered spray can ink...
    Incognit05 Incognit05 22-25, F Jul 5

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    I been writhing book now for the last 5 years I think poetry is the best way to let a women to the real u
    Kocaine Kocaine 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    The color of Kelly is despair. It cries a flooding river. Screams no words, but feelings. Feels only pain. Follows no meaningful rhyme. This is not poetry, but escape from reality...
    httpKelly httpKelly 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Here is one example of my poetry. Probably one of my shortest poems. Follow me on Instagram @the_fadd
    maddyshay maddyshay 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    I like poetry It's cool Sometimes it rhymes But it never makes sense Refrigerator
    michaeln41 michaeln41 41-45, M Jul 8

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    There’s a window in my head That only I can see It is the gate way to my fantasy There I am a hero, master and king I am capable of doing anything When I dwell there the world...
    melbourneonly melbourneonly 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I'm here I am your dear friend. I'm always here for you. If you need a shoulder to cry on, I'm here. I'll stand for you. I don't care if you think you're ugly I'll stand next to...
    ShadowTheDark ShadowTheDark 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I love writing poetry. I find it soothing and therapeutic. This poem is for anyone who has lost someone they love and now a piece of their heart is in heaven. To My Heart In...
    ceckybonkle ceckybonkle 26-30, F Jul 18

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    Hello! I've had a poetry blog for about to years now, it's mostly free verse with a few short stories and opinionated article thrown in. Check it out: www.punkrockpericaliya...
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees 16-17, F Jul 19

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    Hey ep people :) I've been writing a poetry blog for about 2 years now, and it would mean the world to me if anyone here checked it out: www.punkrockpericaliya.wordpress.com
    PairOfTrees PairOfTrees 16-17, F 1 Response