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I Write Poetry When I Am Inspired

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    "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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    ~Short & Sweet~ I write poetry... Oh yes I do & to the world my thoughts, I love to spew a poet, discovered, myself, who knew it wasn't always, like it is now words pouring out...
    WaterfallDrops WaterfallDrops 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I love to write poetry it's my way of expressing myself <3
    XoxJazzyxox XoxJazzyxox 22-25, F Aug 28

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    I would love to be inspired enough to write again, only this time it wouldn't be so dark. ;)
    writerchic writerchic 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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    I once read a poem in High School that inspired me to write this one. Some of the lines I took are from the other poem. This poem is a mixture of my words and the author I cannot...
    Young2Wise Young2Wise 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    As The World Rhymes: A True Story of A Man That Rhymes by: Rob Paquin I've been rhyming a real long time. Hell, it goes all the way back to my formative years when I was writing...
    TheHiker TheHiker 41-45, M 3 Responses Sep 12

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    ~Responsive~ I wrote this for you Wyesman.. lol Is this poetry, or something else I once was told, but have forgot myself If you think that it, all has to rhyme Go read the...
    WaterfallDrops WaterfallDrops 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I Am What I Am #2 I am true. I may be a fake smile, but I am real. I have a real beating heart that loves until it is forced to hate. I admit that I do hate, even though it is...
    myusername22 myusername22 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    " why hurt yourself when you can express yourself through poems, wouldnt it be amazing when people gives good respond to your poem? " That is what i said to myself when i started...
    saffaismail saffaismail 16-17, F Sep 6

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    My professor asked us to write a terrible poem as an exercise to learn about how NOT to write. Gimme your thoughts on this. It's either really terrible, or actually kind of...
    MediPhil MediPhil 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 28

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    I do a lot of freestyle writing that I depict as 'dark poetry' open your minds. Let me know what you think please ----- Interlude: food for thought It's not always how you...
    Coranpharel Coranpharel 18-21, M Sep 4

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    Too many people are in hailing the toxins.Too many sheep are hypnotize & not watchin. Diseases are made to destroy what they can't kill.You gotta pay attention to what's fake...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild 22-25, F Sep 10

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    FEAR When i have to write a song it will be for you love of my life love that gives redemption love that leave all fear. When i have to talk about you I,LL TALK YOU SINCERE no...
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I am trying to craft love But my fingers are broken My hands are burned I still smell charred flesh From when I held her When she burned too hot The pen writes But the ink misses...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 31-35, M Sep 3

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    This is the rough-draft notes of a poem from the stream of conscious of my oldest kid, he's 11 and autistic. It can only be an attempt to understand his flow of thoughts and...
    zmedleff1 zmedleff1 41-45 5 Responses Sep 12

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    The Calligraphy PenThere is a pen I like to usewhen my mind is flying with thoughts of younay...these are the times a pencil just won't donor a Bic, nor a laptop, nor glittery glue...
    SKiesterly SKiesterly 36-40, F Aug 23

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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 Aug 25

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    correct, and this one time my random poetry turned into a book lol... i believe i'm still the only one who actually love its content after spending some money for it XD
    yayforKay yayforKay 22-25, F Aug 28

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    follow my poetry instagram l.x.ghtning
    kkkeeennnzzz kkkeeennnzzz 13-15, F Sep 4

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    Semi Finalist in the National Amateur Poetry contest (': wish me luck? (x
    JustAnotherReflection JustAnotherReflection 13-15, F 5 Responses Sep 10

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    Time Is Precious If fear was a crime, I'd be guilty of it everyday. So, instead I'll just write this rhyme, using words I'd never say...out loud. My spine trembles, with an...
    angeliquefireheart angeliquefireheart 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    Unanswerable How do you know, Know that you are in love? Is it by their laugh, Their touch , their Smile? Is it by how they make you feel safe? Is it by how they make you feel...
    mhLILRED mhLILRED 22-25, F Aug 23

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    What happens? What happens when you fall in love and can’t get out? What happens if you never fall in love? What happens if you don’t know that you have fallen in love? What...
    mhLILRED mhLILRED 22-25, F Aug 23

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    Seeing past the silver gaze of a certain gale, the wind recognizes truth in it's entirety. Waiting and listening to the hum you realize what you thought was a tsunami wasn't quite...
    KaiViolet KaiViolet 18-21, M Aug 26

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    I write music. Lyrics are poems! You can listen to my new album here: Stevenmartinez.bandcamp.com
    Mtinezz Mtinezz 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    A story told of new and old lives connected, then unfold a man, a woman, not lovers yet meeting by fate on the internet. they share their fantasies as passion builds telling...
    Bri50 Bri50 46-50, M Sep 5

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    I love to write poems...........
    anumnemosene anumnemosene 13-15, F Sep 5

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    LONELINESS (REVISED) Loneliness The old folk in the nursing home The relatives who never phone The newly orphaned three year old The sad tramp left out in the cold Loneliness The...
    SelangorNight SelangorNight 56-60, M 1 Response a week ago

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    ~Guardian~ Falling down, an endless well But I don't remember, how I fell It seemed like forever, but I finally hit bottom Was thinking these thoughts, when i shouldn't have...
    WaterfallDrops WaterfallDrops 22-25, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Sometimes I'd like to believe my heart was white when you found it. A clean slate, unmarked and new. Or a masterpiece waiting to be created. You see my heart used to be black...
    dontbetardy dontbetardy 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    For You – A Scrap From Another Life I would ride, For you, I would play, For you, I would sing, For you Quiet moments, Spent searching memories, For a time, a place, A person...
    manofsolitude manofsolitude 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Will you miss me in my final breath when it all ends? As the light falters from my eyes and darkness descends Will you say a prayer for me or even shed a tear? Wishing for just one...
    baconrind baconrind 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I feel everything Energy runs through me Being around others is overwhelming Everything is overwhelming I talk with my Family and they try to comfort me But I cannot be...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Aug 23

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    You are the one, the one and only, nothing can compare to you You are my other half You are the only one who can complete me You are the only one who sees me as me You are the...
    mhLILRED mhLILRED 22-25, F Aug 23

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    I'm not sure if I am going to end it there, or change some words, I will have to read it at a later date to see if I am still happy with it.....some lines I am not sure about still...
    SilenceEvermore SilenceEvermore 22-25 Aug 24

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    Guilt. You gave me 2 gifts a boy & girl like you they were perfect but I am flawed and my flaws caused you pain and that pain caused me guilt guilt made me withdrawn which made...