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
87 parts / 12 pages, updated Jul 28, 2014G
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
1,231,668 reads votes 12,925 comments 11,368
Winter Trails

Winter Trails

MajorSeventh
98 parts / 18 pages, updated Jan 31, 2014PG-13VideoCompleted
Winter Trails is an album of my poems, journeying through late fall when the wire of the trees begins to dominate, till the end of January. There are many descriptive poems ... read more
609,506 reads votes 6,130 comments 2,786
Dark Poems

Dark Poems

escape_artist_
119 parts / 12 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014PG
Well these are all my poems. I hope you like them. If you have any suggestions I'm open haha. Well yea.
1,473,509 reads votes 34,635 comments 2,547
The Book of Trolls

The Book of Trolls

knightwriter
12 parts / 1 page, updated Jul 29, 2014G
inter-trolls
2,455 reads votes 437 comments 273
The Seven Deadly Sins

The Seven Deadly Sins

Inkstrings
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 18, 2013PG-13Completed
Poems on the seven deadly sins.
146,239 reads votes 2,033 comments 610
3am

3am

harrywrites
12 parts / 2 pages, updated Jul 24, 2014
the kind of poems you only write when it's raining and 3am. mostly depressing and meaningless
43,258 reads votes 2,008 comments 522
Celebrations

Celebrations

CaraMel23
23 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 29, 2014GVideoPictures
Greetings and Salutations for Special Celebrations.
10,463 reads votes 854 comments 606
shapes shift

shapes shift

seasofme
10 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014G
i love the challenge of form poetry, especially the invented poetry forms. i have wanted them in a separate collection for a long time. this is it.
5,678 reads votes 461 comments 629
of zebras

of zebras

seasofme
17 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 26, 2014PG-13
zebra embryos start out with a dark skin but go on to develop white stripes before birth...
10,374 reads votes 816 comments 969
Bosanquet, A Gnomes Tale.

Bosanquet, A Gnomes Tale.

OwainGlyn
7 parts / 2 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014G
42,081 reads votes 471 comments 965
They will be missed

They will be missed

rubz1245
68 parts / 5 pages, updated Jul 27, 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
81,004 reads votes 6,453 comments 480
Man Maid

Man Maid

seeliot
1 page, updated Jul 25, 2014GVideoPicturesCompleted
This poem is for all the women wattpad writers who wish they had a Man Maid to tackle their chores
134 reads votes 24 comments 22
L'amore

L'amore

ElizabellaJones
22 parts / 3 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014G
When the moon hits your eye..
10,023 reads votes 825 comments 598
Love Petals

Love Petals

LakshyaKhare
3 parts / 1 page, updated Jul 25, 2014G
Simple Poetry from the heart. © Lakshya Khare All Rights Reserved.
1,949 reads votes 155 comments 217
Haiku For Nicholas Nickleby

Haiku For Nicholas Nickleby

sloanranger
64 parts / 3 pages, updated Jul 26, 2014G
Haiku for my missing kitty, to engender good thoughts, wishes & creative ideas for his return, along with a bit of poetry for my friends : )
20,688 reads votes 1,653 comments 2,232
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