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.

is it still a joke now?

is it still a joke now?

oh-dear
57 parts / 11 pages, updated May 21, 2015
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,777,977 reads votes 73,133 comments 11,607
florilegium

florilegium

nostalgiia
199 parts / 28 pages, updated May 24, 2015
❝stories that could have been, but never were.❞
829,625 reads votes 36,026 comments 1,735
late night thoughts

late night thoughts

disperks
5 parts / 1 page, updated May 23, 2015
“its four am, you're sleeping and i'm crying” [cover by: @stormyhale / #3 in poetry]
2,819 reads votes 301 comments 51
Don't Cry...Tonight

Don't Cry...Tonight

Avalon_Poems
8 parts / 1 page, updated May 23, 2015
"...Your eyes are so bright, like stars in the sky...so don't cry...tonight..." Short poems i dedicate to the ones i love. -----> This work is no... read more
1,862 reads votes 389 comments 213
☹ sad words ☹

☹ sad words ☹

unretros
104 parts / 9 pages, updated May 20, 2015
a collection of depressing poems ☹ [lowercase intended] © unretros highest rank: #1 in Poetry
167,622 reads votes 9,374 comments 972
A to Z Poetry

A to Z Poetry

openadoor34
26 parts / 3 pages, updated Jan 03, 2015Completed
Twenty six poems, each one representing a different letter of the alphabet.
32,265 reads votes 767 comments 337
Ink,

Ink,

smoakly
6 parts / 2 pages, updated May 18, 2015
Because underneath it all we're all just skin and bones.
9,140 reads votes 618 comments 178
Note to Self

Note to Self

beautyatwork
15 parts / 19 pages, updated May 23, 2015
Note to self: stick to novels, Elisa. Seriously.
47,951 reads votes 3,784 comments 1,357
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
111 parts / 18 pages, updated May 12, 2015
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
2,338,848 reads votes 22,818 comments 17,342
smile, rosemary

smile, rosemary

foreversmilin
16 parts / 8 pages, updated Apr 10, 2015
story #2 of the flowery compass series - he wants to capture every part of her, she wants to break his camera - cover by @youresofake
153,431 reads votes 11,892 comments 2,733
When I Can't Do Anything Else

When I Can't Do Anything Else

Dreamwald
74 parts / 13 pages, updated May 24, 2015Pictures
When I can't do anything else, I write poems. xx
25,954 reads votes 3,794 comments 2,230
Alone.

Alone.

confusionx
190 parts / 14 pages, updated May 20, 2015
dark poems ×might be triggering {#7 in Poetry 28/03/2015 #12 in Poetry 26/02/2015}
411,834 reads votes 24,113 comments 1,646
Breaths

Breaths

punctuations
13 parts / 6 pages, updated May 17, 2015
❝ everything inside of me is living in your heartbeat. ❞ © nate k. 2015
28,133 reads votes 1,892 comments 185
Fairy Tail Quotes

Fairy Tail Quotes

fairytailfinatic
98 parts / 7 pages, updated May 21, 2015
Just a bunch of Fairy Tail Quotes, and yes I did research. I don't own Fairy Tail
356,146 reads votes 10,275 comments 700
Libido

Libido

Troy_nicole
1 page, updated May 19, 2015
265 reads votes 21 comments 5
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