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
57 parts / 11 pages, updated May 21, 2015
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,782,569 reads votes 73,389 comments 11,687
florilegium

florilegium

nostalgiia
200 parts / 28 pages, updated May 25, 2015
❝stories that could have been, but never were.❞
838,476 reads votes 36,473 comments 1,748
late night thoughts

late night thoughts

disperks
5 parts / 1 page, updated May 23, 2015
“its four am, you're sleeping and i'm crying” [cover by: @stormyhale / #3 in poetry]
3,780 reads votes 349 comments 59
Don't Cry...Tonight

Don't Cry...Tonight

Avalon_Poems
9 parts / 1 page, updated May 25, 2015
"...Your eyes are so bright, like stars in the sky...so don't cry...tonight..." Short poems i dedicate to the ones i love. -----> This work is no... read more
2,494 reads votes 534 comments 285
Note to Self

Note to Self

beautyatwork
15 parts / 19 pages, updated May 23, 2015
Note to self: stick to novels, Elisa. Seriously.
49,239 reads votes 3,917 comments 1,369
☹ sad words ☹

☹ sad words ☹

unretros
104 parts / 9 pages, updated May 20, 2015
a collection of depressing poems ☹ [lowercase intended] © unretros highest rank: #1 in Poetry
174,108 reads votes 9,785 comments 994
A to Z Poetry

A to Z Poetry

openadoor34
26 parts / 3 pages, updated Jan 03, 2015Completed
Twenty six poems, each one representing a different letter of the alphabet.
32,922 reads votes 789 comments 337
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 @youresofake
154,413 reads votes 11,985 comments 2,740
When I Can't Do Anything Else

When I Can't Do Anything Else

Dreamwald
75 parts / 13 pages, updated May 25, 2015Pictures
When I can't do anything else, I write poems. xx
27,026 reads votes 3,882 comments 2,262
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
111 parts / 18 pages, updated May 12, 2015
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
2,339,396 reads votes 22,830 comments 17,347
Alone.

Alone.

confusionx
190 parts / 14 pages, updated May 20, 2015
dark poems ×might be triggering {#7 in Poetry 28/03/2015 #12 in Poetry 26/02/2015}
416,198 reads votes 24,376 comments 1,661
Fairy Tail Quotes

Fairy Tail Quotes

fairytailfinatic
98 parts / 7 pages, updated May 21, 2015
Just a bunch of Fairy Tail Quotes, and yes I did research. I don't own Fairy Tail
357,696 reads votes 10,287 comments 701
that japanese poetry

that japanese poetry

seasofme
9 parts / 1 page, updated May 23, 2015Video
a place for all that japanese poetry i love so much and plan to write lots of
1,988 reads votes 292 comments 329
Libido

Libido

Troy_nicole
1 page, updated May 19, 2015
328 reads votes 24 comments 5
Breaths

Breaths

punctuations
13 parts / 6 pages, updated May 17, 2015
❝ everything inside of me is living in your heartbeat. ❞ © nate k. 2015
28,704 reads votes 1,930 comments 188
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