I Write Song Lyrics, Poetry, and Short Stories

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    I know it's stupid and silly

    but I wrote something, kids a lyrics about my sleep.. I can't think straight It can not wait I can feel it inside There is no room to hide It always finds a way to capture me I'm weak.. I'm weak I'm loosing myself into the dark I tried to get up but I fell apart I'm...
    amii77 amii77
    18-21, F
    Nov 28, 2015

    All came crumbling down: the sound of silence,

    the sound of everyone gone as i sit, bleeding and torn The sound of silence, the sound of everyone gone as i sit, wishing i'd never been born Today was the day it came crumbling down life in shattered pieces Today was the day it all came crumbling down all the pain just...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Dec 19, 2015

    just wrote a song the other day called beloved

    grandmother in memory of my grandmother who passed away on 9-11-15. she will be missed and may she rest in peace.
    ashleygreen1988 ashleygreen1988
    26-30, F
    Dec 21, 2015

    Thank You Note to the Other Woman

    One man's drink is another man's poison...that's true of women, too...she's anxious to get you, I can't wait to get rid of you...I say, more power to her! and I hope she's got a sense of humor...when she finds out she didn't steal a husband...she just won herself a part-time...
    mamapolo mamapolo
    56-60, F
    7 Responses Sep 13, 2008

    Grace...

    I fell from grace,The fall was hard,The pained you caused,was brutal and scarred.I wished to never be in this place,That it hadn't happened,Was all a mistake.Yet still I fell.Heat turned to fire,The flames building so high,I just couldn't see it,I didn't want to try.I hit the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Jan 9, 2013

    Title: Blue Birds Know By: Me aka Rain -This

    is just a little song I made well atleast part of it- It's never going to last said the blue bird. You're on the devils path said the blue bird.I swear you're going to trip and fall and scrape your knees on glass said the blue bird. And I should've known dear blue bird knew...
    BackToBiege BackToBiege
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 10

    Sorry: Sorry i'm not perfect Sorry i'm not

    smart Sorry i looked at you Sorry i said hello Sorry i want to give my heart Sorry i want to be with you Sorry i want you by my side Sorry i said i loved you Sorry i told the world Sorry that without you i feel i need to hide Sorry but i'm just me
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Jul 11, 2015

    I wish: I wish i could burn I'd rise from the

    ashes From this i would learn The scars and memories of 1000 lashes I wish i could fly high in the clouds above I wish I could rise and the old battered spirit could die Rise like an eagle with the grace of a dove
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Aug 16, 2015

    Sometimes halfway while I'm writing lyrics,

    I would forget that I'm writing lyrics and end up turning it into a poem...oops. They are roughly the same right???
    anonymouslysleeping anonymouslysleeping
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 28

    Why do I feel so ashamed I don't know I just

    want someone to hold me I have hit a low See me as I am A lost lamb And life is the wolf And I'm running away Please tell me it won't always be this way I have tried so hard to say my feelings I have tried so hard to search for a healing Depression is swallowing And I'm...
    HannahB15 HannahB15
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 23, 2015

    Lost Sleep

    I now cannot sleep unless you are there to hold, I now cannot dream of silver or of gold, I wait for my dreams to fold as they crash into every one else I know, I grow tired I grow so old, for all of this you never show Hidden away like a shadow of love, these are the...
    maskus maskus
    18-21, M
    1 Response May 24, 2012

    I Never Opened My Eyes

    Close the door Invade me I never opened my eyes I don't really care anymore Rob me of my soul Rape me with your eyes Transcend through time I never opened my eyes You'll whisper soft dark sweet lyrics in my ear that are as black as night and spread across eagles' wings But I...
    4everlost23 4everlost23
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Mar 22, 2013

    “Sometimes when I visit my parents home I

    feel you in the air. It’s like every inch of that house reminds me of our first phone conversation, our first kiss, the first time you said I love you, our first time. Where I was laying when we shared our secrets. The place I was in when you called and told me your brothers...
    gravity1 gravity1
    22-25, F
    Dec 20, 2015

    "Porcelain Doll" Porcelain doll with a

    fragile white heart, if they hit to hard, you might fall apart. Your dress is ripped up with blood all over the lace, and a smile is painted on your pretty cracked face. You’re a Porcelain doll, skin white like a shell, a porcelain doll, you’d break if you fell. You’re a...
    shatteredporcelain shatteredporcelain
    16-17, F
    Feb 18

    Me and T-sweezy, living in luxury.

    Everyday is a blessing, living in a palace she play queen and I be her king . She could be a goof, and I could play aloof, she could sing to me and she'd have my heart instantly. Oh Taylor, could I love you any more? To wake up next to that face, I'd know i was in a...
    Cocrispy Cocrispy
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 15

    Throw me back, hold me back,

    I'm so bad I'm so bad Look me in the eyes tell me you promise please It's getting harder for me to see you straight right now All the girls you've been texting, texting over seas It's been a long day get out my face please, look me in the face tell me I am wrong Can't you tell...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 31, 2015

    Yes I have been writing songs

    since I was a little girl I would love to share my lyrics or s poem one day
    Bre142 Bre142
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9

    I'm a future performer in music

    as a singer can anyone help me out with maybe some sick lyrics or play any instruments.🎸🎶Message me right now!!!!!......-ari😉
    zakiana15 zakiana15
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2014

    Figure Me Out! :)~

    You don't see me as I feel you . You don't feel me as I see you . Do not hear me as my heart holds true . You won't give me. When my mind is blue. The time of day Is it all I deserve? A period of passing by . Day and night a heartfelt cry. To save me from myself...
    ziggy8585 ziggy8585
    26-30, M
    Feb 23, 2013
    Bre142 Bre142
    18-21, F
    Dec 26, 2015

    I have been writing since I was 12 .

    . here's my WordPress ..tchloe0809.WordPress. com
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 3

    So I wrote this song

    for my text buddy lately and even made it an animation, guess he has no idea though https://youtu.be/dfuIh1MZ4r0
    Smoothiesloth Smoothiesloth
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 10

    The Heart that bleeds' Greed There could have

    been sorrow , there could have been pain but yet all i can remember is the void. The void of feelings once felt, it's essence leaving me in it's wake. Teasing, taunting me to chase only to find more of the same. My heart is a time bomb of desire, i have no control when i...
    LastMinutePrince LastMinutePrince
    22-25, M
    Nov 8, 2014

    I write songs, poems sometimes

    and definitely stories every single day. Really I find that amazing. Every single day a short song. A story... Though my latest stories are part about this girl Leah, and this boy man person name Sam. Sam is immortal, he has been around for more than 1.5 years and looks 18. He...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 9, 2015

    Whenever I am stressed out due to school

    homework, I would start to write lyrics. Once I'm done writing those lyrics, I then realised my homework isn't completed...sigh
    anonymouslysleeping anonymouslysleeping
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jan 28

    If the fire that rages in her eyes was captured

    in a star, the sun would be nothing more than a firefly.
    BlackCatBoy BlackCatBoy
    46-50, M
    1 Response Aug 25, 2014

    I wrote this a long time ago,

    It's called " I know " Feeling alone got no one to talk to You just want to go home But no one is there but you I know that your heart is hurting And you can't hide your eyes Cause I know that you've been crying I know pain is knocking your door I know you can't take it...
    amii77 amii77
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 12

    My computer broke down

    and I couldn't retrieve the lyrics I wrote and the pictures and videos that documented my life that I saved in there.
    anonymouslysleeping anonymouslysleeping
    13-15, F
    Nov 28, 2015

    (Part of my Ripper/Sam & Leah stories) Sam

    removes the dagger from Leah's chest Sam: wake up my love, you've had enough sleep Leah slowly wakes up, Sam feeds her blood. Leah: Sam Sam: wake up, I need you Leah: how long has it been Sam? Sam: oh, probably a couple centuries Leah: centuries? What century is this 23rd...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 2, 2015

    Past Present And Future

    Past Present and Future We're connected for sure Not by blood, but by time and soul We might have a different role In another life In another sight Our souls have bonded All on it's own Questions remained In another time, explained We're connected Like invisible lines That pulls...
    SecretWriter7 SecretWriter7
    16-17, F
    May 29, 2013

    Don't Leave Me Alone Today

    VERSE 1I have faced each day with the blade,Found no answers at all,I hold on until the end,But slowly it gets colder,Each night draws in my tears.VERSE 2You say not to run away,Yet you have left over and over again,Letting my light go,Fading away my childhood,Where has my...
    thisaccountisgone thisaccountisgone
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 6, 2012

    Pills: Make me numb/ Kill the pain/ Heal my

    scars and make me sane// Make me numb/ Kill the pain/ Heal my scars and make me sane// I'm broken, broken/ Maybe this pretty pill will fix me/ I'm broken, so broken/ Somebody please just kill me// I am done/ I am done// Scars on our hips/ Scars on our thighs/ Eyes full of hurt...
    EllieLoveless EllieLoveless
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 12, 2015

    I don't got a good enough mind to write a short

    story, but I do have an idea of a story, Brutal Bones... story of a guy who falls in love with a demon. An old Indian town, run down after years of crime and poverty. A **** hole, Cory is just your average f*u*ckup. No dreams, no talents , no purpose to live. His life is then...
    Cocrispy Cocrispy
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 15

    Numb

    Is numbness an emotion? How can it not be when, at times, It’s all I ever feel?   Sometimes I wonder if it has a mind of its own It’s very deceptive, Clever, And cunning. At first it seeps into yourheart, Makes you cold, Weak, Vulnerable. Then it envelopes your...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 13, 2010

    A Mask Of Smiles

    Do you see my smile? The one that I wear everyday The one that says I'm okay But am I? Do you hear me laughing At your lamest jokes And silly antics But is it for real? Or is it fake? Is it a mask I wear To avoid the questions? Or a mask that I wear To hide my emotions? Do you...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2010

    Would you ? : Would you let me hold your hand,

    write our names in the sand? Would you let me kiss your cheek, hold you up when you feel weak? Would you let me be the one to take you off into the sun? Would you allow me this simple dream? Steal a kiss or two, so glad to be near you, Listen for a whisper or two, so glad I can...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Jul 11, 2015

    I got a lot of ideas

    for a song that I can write down. Like a medieval theme song, about being a courageous knight and writing my own short stories to create a fictional unverise.
    NickelKingins NickelKingins
    18-21, M
    Mar 4

    I'm not entitled You can take it all away I'll

    learn survival I'll play the part I have to play You never know, dear When God, Himself, will intervene and I, myself, had no fear In time, you'll see it just like me I am worthless I am useless I am powerless to even face it I am helpless I am hopeless Give me another day, I...
    adianoeta adianoeta
    26-30, F
    Apr 6, 2015

    Title: Praying to Nihil Gravity,

    star puller, stone shoes Gripping and sucking down the swamp, My bog, my ocean. My dead god Beholden to none and nothing, Dead deity's bed under sea. Oblivion, oblivion. All's naught to naught but I and me. We have differences, you see. I weigh the Old Ones on antique Scales...
    SourPennies SourPennies
    22-25, F
    Mar 18

    On the distant shores.

    Where the sun scorches bright. The waves come crashing in. While death goes on slashing. My people cry out to the Lord. But their prayers are held within. The silver knife leaves a trace. Of their blood tainting the waves. They're like stars falling, burning the sky. The world...
    Stormeyes Stormeyes
    18-21, F
    Feb 29

    Broken Sun. I write down how i feel about you

    and crumble the page she's gone now so shouldn't i erase? How i feel inside? Take apart what makes up my heart and cast it aside? Do the feelings i have mean anything at all? the words i know have become lame, replaced with a sole name calling, hoping within' an instance to...
    LastMinutePrince LastMinutePrince
    22-25, M
    Dec 1, 2014
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 1, 2015

    With a pen and pad, I let bars run free like

    mad I express truth and honesty Whether I feel Happiness, confusion Peace or sad
    GreatThingsToCome GreatThingsToCome
    18-21, M
    Mar 3

    Title: The Sun Creeps In For Jacquie What

    exists empirically? Here between air and whispering Wind, between wind and worrying Of wrinkles in soft fabric, which With cold become hard and icy, We will wait for nothing further Than the hollow bell's ring and rest. We will sleep the sleep of satans, Dream in Hell of wanton...
    SourPennies SourPennies
    22-25, F
    Feb 27

    Fly Away...

    So, sometimes I get ideas in my head for poems. I mostly write lyrics, but occassionally an idea will pop into my head so I will write it down. This isn't very good, and I will probably adapt it, but I thought I would get it down whilst it was still fresh in my mind and edit it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 7, 2013

    For Amber (a Beautiful Girl In A Difficult World).

    I wrote this recently for one of the most amazing people in my life. She has long suffered with autism and muscular dystrophy, and has faced many years of intolerant and judgmental people not bothering to get to know her and only considering how she looks. To me, she is stunning...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Jan 12, 2013

    ... If Only You Knew ...

    ... If only you knew ... I see your beautiful smile .. I see your beautiful eyes .. ... If only you knew ... How much I love you .. I see my life before you .. And I see my life with you .. ... If only you knew ... How much you've changed in me .. I'm trying to tell you .. I...
    Hope1001 Hope1001
    18-21, F
    Mar 10, 2013

    I dreamt of: I dreamt of you

    but then I woke I still remember each word you spoke I dreamt the way I wanted things to be Here we stand just you and me I look to the sky, know that you are there Hope you know I’ll always care Looked at the pictures of you and me Thought that you and I would always be Now...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Feb 1, 2015

    I write lyrics a lot now

    and hoping to get some work done soon once I can get in a studio. Inspired by many but most Nas and Big Pun
    GreatThingsToCome GreatThingsToCome
    18-21, M
    Mar 3

    I am a wordsmith, right in the flesh.

    Man, writing is the best thing in the world! I'm good at it, it makes me feel good, it's just all kinds of awesome! For me, when everything else fails, writing speaks.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 29, 2015

    You and the Bottle

    I know that you and the bottle are buddies since way back when you say that whiskey stood by you, when you couldn't find a friend but sweetheart, I can't help but worry you need it more each passing day and when you crawl inside the bottle the best of you just crawls away Chorus...
    mamapolo mamapolo
    56-60, F
    7 Responses Sep 13, 2008

    Our Bitter Sacrafice (1) Tomorrow might be

    another day by the grave, Six feet down the broken cannot be saved, When all is said and done, We gotta sacrafice our paradise for oblivion, (2) One more day till the other side, No time to waste on the stronger ones, Tonight we have to bring it down, Who knows tonight could be...
    ForeverForsakened ForeverForsakened
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2014

    The memory of you: The memory of you still

    haunts all your words and all your taunts when alone i bled inside ran away to my own little corner to hide You used to make me cry thanks to you now i can fly i used to dream of the day i died now i'm stronger i no longer have to hide Keep thinking you ruined me...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Apr 16, 2015

    Here is something i wrote quite a few years ago

    now. All over again: i sit here, erasing the pictures of you, i sit here, wondering what did i do i go through it in my head, everything that i've said i can't believe i let you in, now i start all over again I only ever told you i needed you I only ever told you i...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Mar 19, 2015

    I want to be a part of you,

    the way you are part of me. I want to be the thought to which your mind strays when you're staring out to sea..the one within your dreams that you wish would pay you all it's mind, the one you look to that says it wouldn't leave you behind..How is it, now that I'm the one laying...
    Rabbittarius Rabbittarius
    26-30, M
    1 Response Mar 6

    Lost In Your Heart-beat

    Take a step back, Look at your life, Put it in perspective, See what it's worth. Through the good and bad times, You said you'd be there, But now you're gone, It just aint fair. And I'm the one that's been abandoned, Left behind on my own, Tangled in the mess you've made. But I...
    StephanieManoso StephanieManoso
    31-35, F
    7 Responses Jan 8, 2012

    Down the barrel: Looking down the barrel,

    he sees his life fade away Looking down the barrel, he wonders if he can last another day Looking down the barrel, thinking what he's been through Looking down the barrel he think he's doing it for you. As life spirals further and further down He doesn't think he should...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
    31-35, M
    Feb 6

    I've just started writing some lyrics

    and my friend says they are deep af. Hopefully I can get someone to sing em and bring em to life.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 1, 2015

    You were a wild fire

    and I was a single pale of water. Silly me, thinking I could ever be enough to change you or contain you. Both of us destroying ourselves trying to make ourselves over. I emptied myself out so many times trying to control you, and you spread yourself thin trying to see how much...
    AnotherGypsySoul AnotherGypsySoul
    26-30, F
    Nov 16, 2015
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