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.

They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
90 parts / 11 pages, updated Oct 27, 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 #3 Random
1,075,697 reads votes 39,828 comments 4,272
Moments of Love

Moments of Love

elusive_chanteuse
19 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014GVideoPictures
tags / love moments poem
34,501 reads votes 4,726 comments 263
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
99 parts / 14 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014G
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
1,975,382 reads votes 16,497 comments 14,104
The Old Lady

The Old Lady

ElizabellaJones
21 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014G
Enter the house of horrors.
35,971 reads votes 1,473 comments 706
is it still a joke now?

is it still a joke now?

forgotten_ones
32 parts / 7 pages, updated Oct 16, 2014PG-13
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,075,764 reads votes 37,953 comments 6,444
Miss Selainious

Miss Selainious

OwainGlyn
21 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 26, 2014G
tags / pot pourii
11,710 reads votes 1,180 comments 1,773
words [collection]

words [collection]

volant
88 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014
a collection of stunning words
76,394 reads votes 3,046 comments 209
The World According To Owain

The World According To Owain

OwainGlyn
27 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 02, 2014G
22,045 reads votes 1,644 comments 2,501
Dragonish

Dragonish

joy_reid
48 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014GPictures
6,477 reads votes 1,152 comments 999
Going New

Going New

RDBrooks
1 page, updated Oct 29, 2014PG
Adapt or perish.
104 reads votes 24 comments 48
Funny thoughts

Funny thoughts

tejaswiniaura
18 parts / 4 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014G
4,815 reads votes 339 comments 465
Inspiration

Inspiration

sloanranger
3 parts / 1 page, updated Oct 26, 2014G
This group is designed for works that uplift the spirit in some way : )
825 reads votes 64 comments 135
THE WICKED QUEEN

THE WICKED QUEEN

gailrunschke
1 page, updated Oct 27, 2014G
164 reads votes 20 comments 45
Hurry Slowly

Hurry Slowly

MajorSeventh
24 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014
'Festina Lente' is the Latin phrase. The headmaster, of the grammar school I went to as a boy, once uttered it in my direction as I skidded round a corner of a corridor like... read more
2,988 reads votes 625 comments 235
flawed souls

flawed souls

foreversmilin
7 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 10, 2014
he liked to point out her flaws, she hated how he thought he was flawless. * cover made by @hyperboles
38,232 reads votes 1,980 comments 369
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