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    Wanderlust You could be my lover,

    Only telling time by Dali's melted clocks, which paint the sea we float aimlessly in. Our skin and bones fade leaving the imprints of our restless souls in the gathering clouds. Tossed in a bed beyond oblivion you hide beneath silken sheets and I take shelter between your...
    TwistedArtist TwistedArtist 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    "WHAT a Life"

      A year ago I dare to go To a foreign land I barely know I need to leave the life I live Those people who love those persons who care   Once I’m alone can’t talk to anyone I can’t help myself to remember someone My thought will surely travel...
    pritzy pritzy 18-21, F 1 Response May 27, 2007

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    The Secret Place

    I want to got to the Secret Place Where the Dreamers roam And pride is shown No worries No pain No rules No reigns I want to go to the Secret Place Where love is deep And Passion is a race Where preciousness is kept All while we sleep No monsters roam No evil to creep I want to...
    BENDrowned BENDrowned 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 17, 2013

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    Love & Fighting

    Love and Fighting                               I use think I was not fine and was not wanted... But I wont  waste my time trying...
    love2singgurl love2singgurl 16-17, F 1 Response May 25, 2007

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    the lights so blinding as i move out of my

    room i see only one finding my world is in for a doom there is no real love in this world all are busy in their hole finally they will leave you in cold.. i am just a dark mole who will be crushed under the feet never to walk again oh how i wish to get crushed under the feet...
    brilliantdisguise82 brilliantdisguise82 31-35, M May 25

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    Rejected

    You'll never know the affect of your disappearing act, What you did was wrong and that's a fact. You left me barren and confused, Feeling like I messed up instead of you. This seems to be typical with guys of your kind, To use a girl and **** with her mind.
    tmarker86 tmarker86 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 24, 2012

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    Who Is This Girl?

    When you see this girl what do you see? you see a girl who has been labeled as GOTH!! when you see this girl who do you see? you see a girl who wants to DIE!!!   why you ask because of this label she hates who she is she hates that you label her now who is...
    peteysux peteysux 16-17, F 1 Response May 24, 2007

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    You can keep your flowers Your rings made out

    of gold Your pretty diamond necklaces And, your silk and satin robes. Please don't tell me your " I'm sorry's" They don't mean much to me!! They are just empty words said after what you really spoke to me.
    Lostnalone22 Lostnalone22 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 26, 2014

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    DevinaLockwood DevinaLockwood 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Time4kush Time4kush 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    Your words danced in my mind,

    Your stories touched my soul, Your beauty captured my essence. Your darkness drew the feeble light within me. I was taken in by you and your everything; I let you seep into my every pore. Until one day you devoured all of me; Swallowing all of my light, And so you just vanished...
    DevinaLockwood DevinaLockwood 16-17, F Mar 24

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    The Imprint

    A paw fits into another like a jigsaw fits together. Bonded with the force of love, It's unbreakable, invincible and unconditional. They join at the heart, In a world of insanity, Where the only thing that exsists is the love between them. A full moon glows and the stars twinkle...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 13, 2013

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    i forgot how to cry and i can't get out of

    here i have a lots of sadness in my heart yet i pretend to be okay i smile like nothing happens or i'm totally dead long time ago nobody knows ... nobody knows ...what i have been through nobody knows where am i i don't want you pity on me i don't even want anyone in my life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 8

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    For My Girlfriend

    Sometimes I focus on everything bad, Everything that's got me thinking of throwing the towel in, Makes me want to jump off a platform of any kind. Sometimes we meet somebody that takes away the will to jump, And I guess I'm just that lucky, 'Cause I met you. So now I'm...
    mjme26 mjme26 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2012

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    Romance In a Hopeless World

    And with the world outside So black and lifeless. We do nothing but watch As life passes us by. Content in each others arms, We lie. Not a word is whispered, As your lips meet mine.
    denialsworld denialsworld 18-21, F 3 Responses May 17, 2007

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    I Hate You Depression

    Dear depression please stop making me feel like numb you make me feel and act like dumb stop treating me as if i'm a piece of gum that you keep chewing it whenever you need then you just throw it on the ground then you step on it with your feet and then you are gone you just...
    AYearWithoutRain AYearWithoutRain 18-21, M 6 Responses Apr 19, 2011

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    I held my baby in my arms,

    But never heard him breathe. I took his tiny hand in mine, But knew he had to leave. I saw him enter this cruel world, But never saw him grow. I'll never see his face again, It's so sad to watch him go.
    scottmarg scottmarg 26-30, M Jul 3, 2014

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    I wish i could take this needles of my heart.

    I wish i could erased dark memories But i know... i know... That's why i decided to..i do not close to... I smile and my heart ache I laugh and my heart ache I pretend to be okay and...my heart ache I've seen so many faceless people I've never forgot their cold hands They...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 1

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    True friends #2 Some friends come Some friends

    go Some friends remain Some were meant to be We can always sit under a tree Talk about our long history The good, the bad, the ugly While some will make you mad Others will make you very sad The majority of these memories Will fill you with so much happiness Because when push...
    Time4kush Time4kush 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2014

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    I Am

    I am a fierce wind and a gentle breeze,A roaring of thunder, a whisper in the trees.Cold as ice, and a red, fiery flame,A drought, a desert, and a torrent of rain.A calm, quiet lake, with water serene,Violent ocean waves crashing, a nightmare, a sweet dream.I am a fighter...
    someday2012 someday2012 41-45, F 4 Responses May 5, 2013

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    Can anyone tell me if this poems okay?

    And if not can you tell me what I can do to change it? (P.S. It's supposed to have so many 'downs') The open door Deep down Falling down The dark above Tumbling down Deep below I've fallen down Light around I've tumbled down A white door Beckons me A soothing voice Welcomes...
    AReadingWriter AReadingWriter 13-15, F May 25

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    (I wrote this my self I take full credit For

    this work) It's okay I understand If you can no longer pretend Pretend that your smile is your friend Don't pull that act Don't say your okay Let me help you take the pain away I'm only trying to be your friend I know the feelings I've had them before Please no don't...
    thatone6 thatone6 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 14, 2014

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    The Ledge Falling in love with someone is

    difficult, But loving someone you can never possess; That is even harder. Knowing someone else will Be hugging them, Hold their hand, Kissing their lips, Nevertheless, You still love them With every inch of your soul. A little part of you Bears onto the hopeless cliff...
    DevinaLockwood DevinaLockwood 16-17, F Mar 24

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    My Poem

    If you really wanna hear me scream, Then cover me in gasoline, Set me alight with the match of the dead, Watch as the flames burn a hole in my head. Come smell my weeping heart, Lift it high and tear it apart, For nothing can hurt as much, As not feeling your tender...
    lifenotknife lifenotknife 22-25, F 15 Responses Apr 10, 2007

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    I Got Into Poetry For The Money

    I wrote and published my first poem at 6, my career as a poet has been uphill ever since.  I publish and perform, but lately other ventures have crowded it out.  Here's one of my better ones, it reduced a friend of mine to tears - in the world of poetry that's...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 11 Responses Jun 18, 2007

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    The sky is dark, and stars are bright,

    All is quiet and no one is around.It's almost silent, there is no one to talk to in the Night.I breath slowly and deeply, and enjoy the fresh air,I walk and observe nature and become aware.Aware that there is more to nature than what meets the Eye.As I take another deep breath...
    tt00t tt00t 22-25, M a week ago

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    Spoken Death

    if some of you recognize who i am after reading this- keep your big mouth shut. i enjoy being "anonymous"... once again i hang myself with my words, every sentence another knot on the noose, every feeling an inch closer towards the edge of the chair. i throw all i...
    lostcancerian lostcancerian 31-35, F 2 Responses May 21, 2007

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    This poem was for my grandson.

    I wrote it after he died to help with the grief. I was at the nadir of my life god heard my prayer it seems For late last night He answered Jesus brought you to my dreams I saw Him coming And I cried for release I begged Him 'take me with you' He smiled at me and said 'Be at...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 19

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    Mr. Right

    Once upon a starry night I met a love I thought was right I settled down to live a life & thought one day I'd be your wife  Times were hard, but we pulled through Laughs and smiles were but a few Life was sorted and then times were good Nothing could break the...
    Elvira1969 Elvira1969 36-40, F 7 Responses Apr 6, 2007

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    Daniel's Child

    Daniel came a-running We were meeting in the sun Daniel was a dead man When the night had just begun   Red sweater and red shoes On a tree branch, then a call Bloodred sweater, bloodred shoes And blood in the waterfall   The seas changed their direction...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 13, 2007

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    Helpless You’d be better off without me

    if I were dead, Unburdened by actions and things that were said, Helpless, hopeless, been through enough, Somebody’s eventually gonna call the bluff, If I died I’d leave you alone, I already know my chances are blown, That’s why I’m giving up this time, I hope you don...
    ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned 16-17, F 2 Responses May 15

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    Hello, how are you We're the same

    and I'm a friend I've come from the future and I know your fateful end So if your father decides to take a hike, Tell him "Daddy please don't go!" And if no one learns your name in school, Don't give up, you're not a fool. And 'morrow night when you decide To go and cut your...
    fragilegirl6 fragilegirl6 13-15, F May 17

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    Sometimes I wish I could admit things Even

    if it's all just a lie Sometimes I wish I could forget things But memories never die I let myself drown in insanity I can't find my personality A demon has taken over It's like I'm drunk but sober The world around me twists and turns My heart inside me bleeds and burns The...
    Psych0Bitch Psych0Bitch 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2014

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    AUGUST I sit on the couch trying to forget what

    you did, I tried to block out the bad news that was given to me, I cried and cried for hours that night the day of you final resting place i was in tears and couldnt stop crying, I hated the feeling that you left me with, I wish i would fix that day and not remember any of it.
    Boobear2323 Boobear2323 18-21, F Mar 6

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    Lupus I am not asking to be saved I gave up on

    that crap Im not asking you to care I dont trust anyone anymore People are nothing but liars And hide this fact under layers I am done trying to be heard When no one is ever around to hear I don't want you to save me I don't want to be saved I just let this lupus to kill...
    Time4kush Time4kush 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 19, 2014

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    I am not thinking of hurting myself,

    but i wrote this to tell how i felt last year when i felt hopeless. Im fine now so dont worry. everyday for me is hell deeper into the pit i fell For me its an endless endeavor an ordeal that lasts forever for me its a wave of emotion like drowning slowly in the ocean faster...
    Stressed14 Stressed14 16-17, M May 18

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    Why cant i wear a dress?

    its just a way to relieve stress inside im just like a girl as sweet as an ice cream swirl although i am a boy dresses bring me such joy does it really make you gay? or is it what idiots say? If a boy wears heels will it hurt your feels? If i wear pink what will you think? will...
    Stressed14 Stressed14 16-17, M 1 Response May 17

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    Looking all innocent you sit

    and wait Using you fancy bottle as bait For the one in pain to take a cup And drink you up More and more you begin to flow The more anger grows Words become misconstrued While hurt boils fro Emotions flare to skyward bounds Making the sweetest men into clowns The hold...
    orchidangel orchidangel 41-45, F Mar 31

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    What are you now? You're a mannequin.

    You've gone and done it now- there's no going back to life. You're just plastic now- And they'll go and melt you down, when you're done with the mannequin life. You've done and fixed your breasts, You've done and made new hair, You've done and grew that *** of yours, plastic and...
    fragilegirl6 fragilegirl6 13-15, F 2 Responses May 7

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    I know how the world works,

    I’ve known it for years, Without all the heartbreak, Or shedding of tears, The world is cruel, And it never let’s you up, After you’ve been knocked down, And you’re ready to give in, It’ll leave you to drown, The world is like a child, It uses and discards, You are a...
    ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned ForeverAloneForeverFriendZoned 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 25

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    Just hug me I just want to feel

    and know i'm matter Just hug me I don't want you to touch me Just hug me I don't want to know you might be the same Just hold me and...make me feel i'm important
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 30

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    I was walking down the street When I saw

    you Entering a cafe With your eyes blue And all I knew Is I wanted a table for two, 'Cause babe, You were looking so fine. ... Well, the waiter was my wingman The waiter was a good man 'Cause when you told me That I was a creep The waiter improvised That I was a blind guy...
    fragilegirl6 fragilegirl6 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    elegant look beautiful eyes gorgeous

    smile But that your eyes...what are you looking at over me You are chacing your wonder woman who doesn't exist in this world I :Good night i'm so sick You : you need take rest and take a hot bath ..Hey man i'm bleeding for you why are you so ******* blind? You rip my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 24

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    Sometimes I Wonder

    'Sometimes I wonder Where it all went wrong When did I lose What I had all along Sometimes I wonder Why am I here Who am I Or should I even care Sometimes I wonder If this real That I really exist If I really feel Sometimes I wonder Does this make sense Or is it all scrambled Is...
    NightwolfBlackheart NightwolfBlackheart 26-30, M 5 Responses Nov 5, 2013

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    Remember the days when a stick was a sword?

    The world was much different then. No class we were in, for money was not ours to use. I remember when the fence around our wood pile was a prison, I was always the crook. I would steal a diamond people from the beach. Or how the swings were our flying machines. We used to sit...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F May 7

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