Poetry - Historical Fiction 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.

NIGGER: an anti-racism poem

NIGGER: an anti-racism poem

DaggerDarkStarMaster
1 page, updated Jan 20, 2013PG-13Completed
832 reads votes 27 comments 13
Literary Limericks

Literary Limericks

sloanranger
20 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 17, 2014G
Limericks about famous literary characters and favorite classic books. HOT LIST: #1 on Historical Fiction/Poetry & #1 on Poetry/Historical Fiction. Yea!
3,600 reads votes 441 comments 631
Miss Stupid

Miss Stupid

neecolette
24 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 22, 2014PG-13
❝What the fuck are feelings?❞
2,777 reads votes 89 comments 14
Elder Digits

Elder Digits

Ophelia93
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 17, 2014
1,149 reads votes 11 comments 3
Bardic Tales

Bardic Tales

RichardHigley
12 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 20, 2013GCompleted
Poems and stories of my invention from a bardic tradition Please enjoy at your leasure, My Lords and Ladies
58,239 reads votes 299 comments 163
LOTF Poem

LOTF Poem

cindysoxtreme
1 page, updated May 05, 2013Completed
This poem is based on the book: Lord of the Flies by William Goulding. It's an extraordinary book about the fight versus civil and savage. Hope you guys enjoy♥
291 reads votes 19 comments 30
Dear Diary

Dear Diary

she_wolf15
1 page, updated Jun 22, 2013
364 reads votes 6 comments 3
Breaking Glass

Breaking Glass

DanielaIsTooCool
29 parts / 62 pages, updated Nov 29, 2011PG-13VideoPicturesCompleted
Meet Rose Jefferson. She is your typical 20th Century British mean girl. Sublimely beautiful, mean, and heartless. A recent scandal broke out about her soon-to-be husband an... read more
142,230 reads votes 1,779 comments 515

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