Poetry - Adventure 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.

Haibun:  Elevation

Haibun: Elevation

CottonJones
1 page, updated Jul 20, 2014Video
This is my first attempt at writing a haibun that I chose to do after reading Seas' haibun. I have attacked a Youtube video to give you an idea of the climb involved. ... read more
55 reads votes 11 comments 18
Not Seen, But Heard

Not Seen, But Heard

hermione_me
11 parts / 2 pages, updated Jul 20, 2014
Few collections of short poems. Themes mostly revolve around betrayal, love, letting go, and some others of the same sort.
395 reads votes 61 comments 24
Haiku/Senryu

Haiku/Senryu

CottonJones
1 page, updated Jul 12, 2014G
This is the beginning of my haiku, senryu collection that I will build over time by adding new piece, and placing older haiku style poem in it.
49 reads votes 14 comments 28
The Greed of an Assassin

The Greed of an Assassin

Yash10
2 parts / 1 page, updated Jul 19, 2014G
This poetry is about a unadorned person who in greed, meets with a saint and gets success. Upon his success his family and many more kinfolks are destroyed by th... read more
55 reads votes 6 comments 0
DR3ΔM3R & TH3 MಠಠNLIGHT

DR3ΔM3R & TH3 MಠಠNLIGHT

PIZARRO333
2 pages, updated Jul 14, 2014PG-13
Part One: Act I: A guide to unlocking the minds of the sad, suicidal, poor, and neglected. Yeah I said it. You must find the missing key... read more
175 reads votes 23 comments 15
Poetry Collection

Poetry Collection

LonelyGlider
4 parts / 1 page, updated Jun 29, 2014GPictures
158 reads votes 7 comments 2
The Runaway Musician

The Runaway Musician

DebstepRules
6 parts / 13 pages, updated Jun 04, 2014Video
After the war of 2209 and her father's death, a fifteen-year-old musician runs away from home to accomplish her dream of being a star on the wealthy side of a war-torn US. Along the way, she meets others just as willing to change as she is.
375 reads votes 30 comments 17
Poems of the Mind and Heart

Poems of the Mind and Heart

Lilith3579
9 parts / 3 pages, updated Jul 22, 2014
These poems I have written reflects the emotions going through someones heart and mind. No one specific.
413 reads votes 32 comments 21
Within the Dark

Within the Dark

bigblueice007
14 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 07, 2014PG-13
tags / black hurt
1,195 reads votes 66 comments 27
Green Green World

Green Green World

sloanranger
7 parts / 2 pages, updated Jan 22, 2014G
These are poems about the green things I love: trees, lakes, rivers, meadows, oceans, and the like - the beauty of the natural world and environment.
1,510 reads votes 156 comments 362
Poesy Politique

Poesy Politique

sloanranger
10 parts / 3 pages, updated Jan 21, 2014GVideo
For all you fellow moderates or wingnuts, here are a few political poems. If you don't agree with one or the other, take heart - maybe the next one will be of your persuasion.
1,504 reads votes 175 comments 295
Holidays   -   Queen of the May

Holidays - Queen of the May

sloanranger
1 page, updated May 01, 2014G
Holidays - Writings, pieces about holidays - mostly poems but all kinds I hope.
87 reads votes 20 comments 37
Detective

Detective

siddharthbee
1 page, updated Jul 17, 2014
24 reads votes 7 comments 13
Seven Of The Deadliest

Seven Of The Deadliest

Marlee_Anctil
4 parts / 6 pages, updated Jun 14, 2014PG-13
Vivian LeRoy isn't your average person. She's a poor, neglected woman, moving to the Big City. Being extremely poor, she doesn't know what to expect. One dark nigh... read more
41 reads votes 4 comments 6
Sheer Teenage Genius

Sheer Teenage Genius

Skaiila
101 parts / 9 pages, updated Jul 15, 2014PG-13PicturesCompleted
-BOOK TWO of the UNEXPECTED LOVE TRILOGY- ❝She had always let me down, made fun of me, and everything else bitterly sour. It was my turn to do what I wanted. “I’m... read more
5,755 reads votes 1,253 comments 473
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