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.

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-therapy
102 parts / 12 pages, updated Apr 01, 2014GCompleted
Quinn scribbles tainted emotions across thin layers of white paper. But to who? To someone who blinks once, sees her, and blinks again--just to make her disappear. To someone who ... read more
219,186 reads votes 15,501 comments 1,920
Quotes and Stuff

Quotes and Stuff

LukeMeAtSix
200 parts / 6 pages, updated Jun 27, 2014PG-13Completed
Book 1 Here you will find the world written with words Or nah Book 2 is posted
365,142 reads votes 16,474 comments 1,555
You Didn't

You Didn't

ElizabethShadow
1 page, updated Dec 02, 2012GCompleted
A short-story poem to remember him and his legacy. <3
219,095 reads votes 10,429 comments 2,718
shades of blue

shades of blue

-therapy
53 parts / 11 pages, updated Jan 04, 2014GVideoPicturesCompleted
Charlie can't speak, so he paints. | winner of the wattpad prize 2014 - best tragedy - © julietta g. two thousand & fourteen - cover and gif by rigor_samsa |
148,083 reads votes 10,227 comments 1,320
I'm the Girl

I'm the Girl

littlestarcrossed
1 page, updated Aug 10, 2012GCompleted
Are you The Girl?
87,904 reads votes 7,587 comments 2,033
Sad poems

Sad poems

bookie5544
35 parts / 6 pages, updated May 31, 2014Completed
Sadness is reality of every day. I was asked what inspired me to write this- My answer is some bad days and empathy, for I know I am not alone in this, and neither are you.
338,701 reads votes 7,142 comments 1,680
Pressure

Pressure

Monst3rs
57 parts / 31 pages, updated Jan 11, 2012PG-13Completed
Katie: The pressure to be pretty. Nathan: The pressure to provide. Paige: The pressure to be loved. Aiden: The pressure to be perfect. Jocelyn: The pressure to be accepted. Everyone has a pressure. What's yours?
287,129 reads votes 6,915 comments 922
Suffer

Suffer

macellare
100 parts / 17 pages, updated Mar 15, 2013PG-13Completed
Suffer is a book of poems. Like the title, all the poems inside are about suffering. Some are about abuse where others are about heart break. Each poem has it's own story. Each sto... read more
305,452 reads votes 6,820 comments 721
Winter Trails

Winter Trails

MajorSeventh
98 parts / 18 pages, updated Jan 31, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
Winter Trails is an album of my poems, journeying through late fall when the wire of the trees begins to dominate, till the end of January. There are many descriptive poems ... read more
649,736 reads votes 7,294 comments 2,810
a collection of poems

a collection of poems

nostalgiia
133 parts / 8 pages, updated Jul 11, 2014PG-13Completed
❝poems that mean too much to me. and though i know why, i really wish i didn't.❞ poetry #6 and short story #36 (9/11/2013)
206,455 reads votes 6,642 comments 230
Seeds of Change

Seeds of Change

DrewChadwick
1 page, updated Jul 02, 2013GCompleted
149,749 reads votes 6,102 comments 1,709
If I Died

If I Died

alyssankayden
1 page, updated Sep 05, 2011GCompleted
149,132 reads votes 6,021 comments 2,015
but my love

but my love

foreversmilin
30 parts / 7 pages, updated May 17, 2014Completed
❝for I am nothing but a statue watching you come and go.❞ she refuses to let go of him, he refuses to know of her existence
220,026 reads votes 6,763 comments 655
eccedentesiast // c.h

eccedentesiast // c.h

ghxst-
27 parts / 9 pages, updated Apr 07, 2014GVideoCompleted
i don’t know this girl, i don’t know what she wants from me. i don’t know what these poems mean. i don’t know anything at all but one: i’m going to find her. ⓒ 2... read more
144,011 reads votes 6,054 comments 1,230
Rhapsody

Rhapsody

voyageur
47 parts / 80 pages, updated Jan 09, 2014PG-13PicturesCompleted
A shoebox collection of short fables, stories in verse, discontinued manuscripts and other fluffy curio. Cover by the beautiful -therapy. WP Featured work Oct 2013 -
512,815 reads votes 5,204 comments 505
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