I Write Poetry When I Am Inspired

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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

    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
    2 Responses Dec 31, 2012

    I just want to live “I don’t want to

    scream, I don’t want to lie, I just want to have a normal life. With friends and folly, balanced in time, I just want to have a normal life. Why can’t I stop this searing pain? Why can’t I be secure and laugh again? Why have I stopped to live at all, when for me it always...
    Mystic2102 Mystic2102
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2014

    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

    And Sometimes

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

    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

    Permanence. the act of something

    that cannot be unwritten. Sure you can draw a line through it. You can scratch it out, Morph one letter to look like another. Burn the paper. Start fresh. But you can't undo it. Can't erase it. The closest thing to thoughts. Thoughts can't be unthunk. I write with a black pen...
    AmethystMoonChild1 AmethystMoonChild1
    18-21, F
    Jan 11

    COME ALONG Walk in this staffy room walk in

    the empty road come along and brake the door the door that conect your soul to everything that make you born and sing the perfect song as you make love.
    poetrylines poetrylines
    46-50, F
    Dec 8, 2013

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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
    2 Responses Jan 4, 2013

    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

    A poem written each day,

    Revealing you can say, What has crossed your mind, Helped your passions to unwind, Kept you awake at night With the thoughts of a delight, Dreams in the hanging tree: You sample so many experiences of life On that journey to become someone 's wife.
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad
    22-25, F
    Dec 19, 2014

    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
    Nov 3, 2009

    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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    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
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    jasonBK1 jasonBK1
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    lonelyheart807 lonelyheart807
    41-45, F
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    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
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    SelangorNight SelangorNight
    61-65, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    For you are the one, Who holds the cards in your hand, The chance to fold, The chance to play, To deny-to accept, To win- to lose, For what you do with those cards, Will...
    SeductivePoetess95 SeductivePoetess95
    18-21, F
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    Care2Love Care2Love
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
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    veganmeditates veganmeditates
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Apr 17
    Pondering life wandering soul life is a maze with no exit twisting, turning to find no end frustration scream and shout no one cares to listen drop to your knees pound the ground...
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
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    mst3ksanta mst3ksanta
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 17
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    silenttomorrows silenttomorrows
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 16
    karma in past disturb tender heart take all responsibility pay all debt start whole kindness faith create fate welcome true happiness .
    veganmeditates veganmeditates
    41-45, M
    Apr 16
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    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    I have written stories before and I am currently writing three stories now.
    nerdyfreak nerdyfreak
    13-15, F
    Apr 16
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    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    I wrote both of these poems to my moms address so she could read them Dear mom : If you rejected me out of your life this time I won't come back or give you another chance mama...
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    Mama why: The tears in my eyes are falling down My face as you read this you'll cry too because it's true in my life I had try to understand mom Why you hurt me inside Why you...
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 15
    Look at the poem I love it https://youtu.be/2ZcnXjt7Y98
    dominick6 dominick6
    16-17, M
    Apr 14
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    36-40, M
    Apr 13
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    earthandstars earthandstars
    41-45, F
    Apr 12
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    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 12
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    lionsdenn lionsdenn
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 12
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    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire
    41-45, M
    Apr 11
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    311trixie 311trixie
    31-35, F
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 11
    I wrote this to a girl I have been with at different times. she can be hot and cold and make me crazy but the heart wants and it don’t care whats wrong with my lips its only my...
    DirtyRead DirtyRead
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    I am going to say sorry to any and all creative people out there. And mostly to th poetry writers tonight I am sorry! I know what heart and soul goes into creating form our passion...
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    36-40, M
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    16-17, F
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    16-17, M
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    4gotwhereiwas 4gotwhereiwas
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 10
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    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
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    Rockandrollfan Rockandrollfan
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    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet
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