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.

flawed souls

flawed souls

foreversmilin
15 parts / 4 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014
he liked to point out her flaws, she hated how he thought he was flawless. * cover made by @hyperboles
165,106 reads votes 7,992 comments 1,423
They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
99 parts / 12 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014PG-13
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 #1 Poetry #2 Random
1,724,770 reads votes 58,815 comments 6,002
lost;

lost;

faulted
10 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 21, 2014
there should be stars for great wars like ours. there ought to be awards and plenty of champagne for the survivors. [ poetry #1 18/12/14 ]
5,548 reads votes 985 comments 88
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
103 parts / 14 pages, updated Dec 09, 2014G
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
2,203,204 reads votes 17,881 comments 15,283
Last Words

Last Words

JakieFord
19 parts / 4 pages, updated Dec 21, 2014PG-13
Poems. Death, suicide, depression, cutting, sadness, loneliness, bullying, hope, religion, love, tears, pain, joy, and more. Read if you want poems and maybe a few one-shots t... read more
48,250 reads votes 2,797 comments 1,472
haiku/senryu

haiku/senryu

seasofme
91 parts / 3 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014PG-13
102,015 reads votes 4,881 comments 4,791
is it still a joke now?

is it still a joke now?

oh-dear
38 parts / 7 pages, updated Dec 09, 2014PG-13
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,299,651 reads votes 45,385 comments 7,496
Miss Selainious

Miss Selainious

OwainGlyn
22 parts / 5 pages, updated Dec 19, 2014G
tags / pot pourii
13,475 reads votes 1,266 comments 1,919
Christmas Dreams

Christmas Dreams

ElizabellaJones
1 page, updated Dec 17, 2014
207 reads votes 38 comments 52
No Long Goodbyes

No Long Goodbyes

RDBrooks
1 page, updated Dec 17, 2014G
Memories linger.
214 reads votes 34 comments 64
florilegium

florilegium

nostalgiia
107 parts / 13 pages, updated Dec 22, 2014Completed
❝stories that could have been, but never were.❞
96,580 reads votes 3,889 comments 148
Langage du Corps

Langage du Corps

ElizabellaJones
2 parts / 1 page, updated Dec 17, 2014
Body Language and Love
161 reads votes 54 comments 49
asterisk

asterisk

nicolegallet
10 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 18, 2014
*poetry. ©nicolegallet
773 reads votes 231 comments 36
Visions

Visions

ASamuel23
1 page, updated Oct 11, 2014
1st release off of the anticipated 23 poem collection.
345 reads votes 46 comments 64
Limericks  III

Limericks III

sloanranger
30 parts / 2 pages, updated Dec 20, 2014GVideo
Can you believe it? One, Two and now - Limericks lll. Thank you everyone, for making this series so very popular. I will endeavor to make these as humorous as the last two - or as sweet and romantic.
3,594 reads votes 653 comments 1,123
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Mystery/Thriller Mystery/Thriller
What is a Mystery/Thriller story? A Mystery is a puzzle or a secret that is solved by characters in the story. Clever plotting, interesting clues, detective reasoning skills ? all of these are important elements. Similarly, Thriller stories involve a threat or imminent danger that must be overcome or resolved and often involves mysterious elements.