Poetry Stories

As William Wordsworth said, poetry is “the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings.” Indeed, poetry employs rhythm, language, rhetorical devices, and figures of speech to convey an imaginative, emotional experience. Poetry contrasts with prose, or everyday writing, and often uses elaborate diction and figurative language which conceals deeper meaning.

is it still a joke now?

is it still a joke now?

oh-dear
50 parts / 10 pages, updated Apr 16, 2015
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,658,493 reads votes 65,028 comments 10,561
florilegium

florilegium

nostalgiia
154 parts / 22 pages, updated Apr 19, 2015Completed
❝stories that could have been, but never were.❞
617,897 reads votes 24,509 comments 1,228
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
109 parts / 18 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
2,317,980 reads votes 21,810 comments 16,964
smile, rosemary

smile, rosemary

foreversmilin
16 parts / 8 pages, updated Apr 10, 2015
story #2 of the flowery compass series - he wants to capture every part of her, she wants to break his camera - cover by @firebolts
133,933 reads votes 10,487 comments 2,548
Love Is...

Love Is...

xxstoptryingxx
15 parts / 3 pages, updated Apr 19, 2015
in which a girl looks at the world around her trying to decipher the real meaning of love. cover credits: @rosykun published and copyright 2015 (xxstoptryingxx) #4 in Poetry [lowercase intended]
16,267 reads votes 1,209 comments 377
Fireflies

Fireflies

CaraMel23
4 parts / 1 page, updated Apr 20, 2015Pictures
Love. . . you. . . and a haiku rendezvous.
605 reads votes 119 comments 97
Last Words

Last Words

JakieFord
32 parts / 9 pages, updated Mar 30, 2015Pictures
STOP SELF ADVERTISING Poems. Death, suicide, depression, cutting, sadness, loneliness, bullying, hope, religion, love, tears, pain, joy, and more. Read if you want poems and... read more
449,983 reads votes 21,102 comments 5,793
Englische Sprüche♡

Englische Sprüche♡

Elif-Zayn-Girl
166 parts / 7 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
118,868 reads votes 5,550 comments 168
They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
114 parts / 18 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
Some die Some starve Some cry Most cut And they will be missed Some are alone Some are lost in a crowd Some yell out and moan Most do not voice their troubles aloud And they will be missed #1 Poetry #2 Random
2,468,766 reads votes 101,022 comments 9,124
our story in a song

our story in a song

vinxvr
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 15, 2015PicturesCompleted
it was like a roller coaster one second they were going to the top smiling and laughing but the next they were going down, screaming. and it was anything but fun and... read more
1,146 reads votes 228 comments 2
Maybe it Will End

Maybe it Will End

Hufflepuff909
31 parts / 5 pages, updated Apr 13, 2015
WARNING TRIGGER Just a collection of poems that are written about self harm and depression. All poems written by me unless said otherwise Cover by lilydawnxx
248,768 reads votes 9,005 comments 810
The Gift

The Gift

TonyMak
4 parts / 1 page, updated Apr 10, 2015Pictures
We share the dawn of the Firebird.
6,446 reads votes 1,130 comments 68
Immortal Kiss

Immortal Kiss

TonyMak
2 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 04, 2014
From the palace of your dreams-- she answers every bedtime prayer.
15,381 reads votes 2,001 comments 95
Snake.

Snake.

grapher
16 parts / 3 pages, updated Apr 17, 2015Completed
SNAKE; to creep, sneak. A person or thing resembling a snake in any of various ways; specifically, a treacherous or deceitful person.
170,253 reads votes 1,759 comments 1,136
Escape

Escape

JustlikeheavenDanni
1 page, updated Apr 18, 2015
this is where I go from the city for my beautiful rustic notions...
123 reads votes 25 comments 47
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