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
53 parts / 11 pages, updated Apr 26, 2015
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,692,863 reads votes 67,113 comments 10,844
They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
116 parts / 19 pages, updated Apr 22, 2015
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
2,519,270 reads votes 104,227 comments 9,366
florilegium

florilegium

nostalgiia
161 parts / 23 pages, updated Apr 27, 2015Completed
❝stories that could have been, but never were.❞
666,902 reads votes 26,812 comments 1,320
Last Words

Last Words

JakieFord
33 parts / 9 pages, updated Apr 21, 2015Pictures
STOP SELF ADVERTISING Poems. Death, suicide, depression, cutting, sadness, loneliness, bullying, hope, religion, love, tears, pain, joy, and more. Read if you want poems and... read more
469,221 reads votes 22,116 comments 5,882
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
109 parts / 18 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
2,324,515 reads votes 22,021 comments 17,078
Englische Sprüche♡

Englische Sprüche♡

Elif-Zayn-Girl
168 parts / 7 pages, updated Apr 24, 2015
129,616 reads votes 5,845 comments 218
Love You Out Loud

Love You Out Loud

halfxheart
10 parts / 3 pages, updated Apr 27, 2015Pictures
When Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson met on X Factor, they formed an undeniable bond. Ultimately, they became part of the boy band One Direction. Some called their clo... read more
1,425 reads votes 176 comments 104
Fireflies

Fireflies

CaraMel23
7 parts / 1 page, updated Apr 28, 2015Video
Love. . . you. . . and a haiku rendezvous.
1,389 reads votes 216 comments 181
thoughts

thoughts

nicolegallet
105 parts / 14 pages, updated Apr 26, 2015
the struggle is real. poetry attempts. (i am not a good poet so go easy on me please) Poetry #4 11/15/2014
152,718 reads votes 4,978 comments 509
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 @firebolts
139,662 reads votes 10,834 comments 2,571
Breaths

Breaths

punctuations
10 parts / 5 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
❝ everything inside of me is living in your heartbeat. ❞ © nate k. 2015
17,561 reads votes 1,194 comments 138
Alone.

Alone.

confusionx
181 parts / 13 pages, updated Apr 26, 2015
dark poems ×might be triggering {#7 in Poetry 28/03/2015 #12 in Poetry 26/02/2015}
332,187 reads votes 17,892 comments 1,401
Love Is...

Love Is...

xxstoptryingxx
17 parts / 3 pages, updated Apr 22, 2015Completed
in which a girl looks at the world around her trying to decipher the real meaning of love. cover credits: @rosykun published and copyright 2015 (xxstoptryingxx) #4 in Poetry [lowercase intended]
20,882 reads votes 1,521 comments 418
Fluke(s)?

Fluke(s)?

JustlikeheavenDanni
27 parts / 4 pages, updated Apr 23, 2015
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...
18,104 reads votes 1,027 comments 1,715
Late Nights

Late Nights

MissMysteryGame
19 parts / 3 pages, updated Apr 25, 2015
It's the dead of night when the prettiest thoughts come to mind. This is a poem and song collection of those strange, wonderful, and disturbing images of the night. Pastoral,... read more
2,907 reads votes 390 comments 314
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