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.
1,432,579 reads votes 14,082 comments 12,171
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
872,737 reads votes 30,155 comments 5,084
They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
72 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 20, 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
218,886 reads votes 14,228 comments 1,283
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
66,505 reads votes 2,560 comments 622
gecko jig

gecko jig

seasofme
18 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 17, 2014PG-13
7,502 reads votes 510 comments 728
L'amore

L'amore

ElizabellaJones
24 parts / 4 pages, updated Aug 17, 2014G
When the moon hits your eye..
17,154 reads votes 1,012 comments 711
Dante's Children

Dante's Children

OwainGlyn
36 parts / 7 pages, updated Aug 18, 2014G
tags / soul tales
27,421 reads votes 1,898 comments 2,655
Limericks II

Limericks II

sloanranger
38 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 19, 2014G
We aim to amuse ! More madcap Limericks - I hope they make you smile, again... and again : )
15,421 reads votes 1,104 comments 1,928
A little piece of nothing

A little piece of nothing

MiaLotus
27 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 17, 2014
Short semi-zen poems. Fruits. Insects. Cats. Nothing.
7,268 reads votes 614 comments 905
Moments of Love

Moments of Love

elusive_chanteuse
14 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 09, 2014GVideoPictures
tags / love moments poem
12,906 reads votes 2,175 comments 126
The Seven Deadly Sins

The Seven Deadly Sins

Inkstrings
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 18, 2013PG-13Completed
Poems on the seven deadly sins.
192,506 reads votes 2,503 comments 689
aphotic

aphotic

donut_
11 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 17, 2014Completed
» she was the one thing that i loved as much as i despised. (cover made by @irrelevant-.) this is a really bad story, please don't read it.
3,632 reads votes 343 comments 59
Life

Life

joy_reid
3 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 16, 2014G
1,140 reads votes 56 comments 75
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...
6,878 reads votes 476 comments 931
Keep The Home Fires Burning

Keep The Home Fires Burning

MajorSeventh
50 parts / 9 pages, updated Aug 20, 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
6,306 reads votes 1,165 comments 687
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