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
1,066,265 reads votes 39,375 comments 4,222
Moments of Love

Moments of Love

elusive_chanteuse
19 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014GVideoPictures
tags / love moments poem
34,100 reads votes 4,662 comments 262
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
98 parts / 14 pages, updated Oct 23, 2014G
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
1,953,772 reads votes 16,421 comments 13,998
The Old Lady

The Old Lady

ElizabellaJones
21 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014G
Enter the house of horrors.
35,489 reads votes 1,464 comments 704
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
1,073,250 reads votes 37,910 comments 6,439
words [collection]

words [collection]

volant
88 parts / 2 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014
a collection of stunning words
74,674 reads votes 3,020 comments 208
Miss Selainious

Miss Selainious

OwainGlyn
21 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 26, 2014G
tags / pot pourii
11,622 reads votes 1,180 comments 1,766
The World According To Owain

The World According To Owain

OwainGlyn
27 parts / 6 pages, updated Oct 02, 2014G
21,955 reads votes 1,644 comments 2,501
Dragonish

Dragonish

joy_reid
48 parts / 8 pages, updated Oct 30, 2014GPictures
6,338 reads votes 1,107 comments 979
Going New

Going New

RDBrooks
1 page, updated Oct 29, 2014PG
Adapt or perish.
67 reads votes 21 comments 42
Inspiration

Inspiration

sloanranger
3 parts / 1 page, updated Oct 26, 2014G
This group is designed for works that uplift the spirit in some way : )
754 reads votes 61 comments 132
Funny thoughts

Funny thoughts

tejaswiniaura
18 parts / 4 pages, updated Oct 28, 2014G
4,755 reads votes 339 comments 464
Hurry Slowly

Hurry Slowly

MajorSeventh
23 parts / 5 pages, updated Oct 29, 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
2,814 reads votes 599 comments 220
THE WICKED QUEEN

THE WICKED QUEEN

gailrunschke
1 page, updated Oct 27, 2014G
123 reads votes 19 comments 42
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
37,793 reads votes 1,957 comments 359
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