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.

Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
90 parts / 13 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014G
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
1,438,838 reads votes 14,144 comments 12,235
is it still a joke now?

is it still a joke now?

forgotten_ones
29 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 20, 2014PG-13
please read.please vote. people think its a joke. its not and its just disgusting how some people can treat it like its nothing
878,951 reads votes 30,457 comments 5,190
They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
73 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 22, 2014PG
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
237,035 reads votes 14,770 comments 1,387
There will be time

There will be time

joy_reid
10 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 05, 2014PG-13Completed
WARNING: 'There will be time to murder and create, And time for all the works and days of hands That lift and drop a question on your plate; Time for you a... read more
6,329 reads votes 233 comments 254
3am

3am

harrywrites
14 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 17, 2014
the kind of poems you only write when it's raining and 3am. mostly depressing and meaningless
68,576 reads votes 2,636 comments 633
Moments of Love

Moments of Love

elusive_chanteuse
14 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 09, 2014GVideoPictures
tags / love moments poem
13,884 reads votes 2,197 comments 130
Dante's Children

Dante's Children

OwainGlyn
36 parts / 7 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014G
tags / soul tales
27,687 reads votes 1,905 comments 2,662
Celebrations

Celebrations

CaraMel23
26 parts / 4 pages, updated Aug 20, 2014GPictures
Greetings and Salutations for Special Celebrations.
15,721 reads votes 990 comments 715
Maybe it Will End

Maybe it Will End

Hufflepuff909
22 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 21, 2014PG
WARNING TRIGGER Just a collection of poems that are written about self harm and depression. All poems written by me unless said otherwise.
102,013 reads votes 3,410 comments 409
Verses of time

Verses of time

tejaswiniaura
118 parts / 8 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014G
34,799 reads votes 1,865 comments 2,036
Gregory Street

Gregory Street

joy_reid
7 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014PGVideoPictures
1,123 reads votes 101 comments 109
Keep The Home Fires Burning

Keep The Home Fires Burning

MajorSeventh
51 parts / 10 pages, updated Aug 22, 2014PG-13
Now Lunk has taken to his bed, swearing not to write one more word about C, and muttering 'bloody garden', it behoves (Love that word, don't you?) me (and Ani... read more
6,510 reads votes 1,185 comments 703
Limericks II

Limericks II

sloanranger
39 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 22, 2014G
We aim to amuse ! More madcap Limericks - I hope they make you smile, again... and again : )
16,274 reads votes 1,118 comments 1,956
Fluke(s)?

Fluke(s)?

JustlikeheavenDanni
17 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014PG-13
Bits and bobs I may experiment with and post. I've been told they can be called oddities too! I think. I'll double check that one...
6,949 reads votes 476 comments 931
chicken little

chicken little

hughena
14 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 19, 2014G
chicken thoughts
1,621 reads votes 242 comments 418
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