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
52 parts / 11 pages, updated Apr 24, 2015
And our souls were darkened by our blackened hearts
1,680,059 reads votes 66,298 comments 10,774
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
2,503,378 reads votes 103,355 comments 9,287
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
462,443 reads votes 21,771 comments 5,877
Windswept

Windswept

OwainGlyn
109 parts / 18 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
A collection of spiritual poetry of the heart.
2,322,208 reads votes 21,940 comments 17,049
florilegium

florilegium

nostalgiia
159 parts / 22 pages, updated Apr 22, 2015Completed
❝stories that could have been, but never were.❞
648,400 reads votes 26,054 comments 1,285
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]
19,902 reads votes 1,426 comments 415
Breaths

Breaths

punctuations
10 parts / 5 pages, updated Apr 20, 2015
❝ everything inside of me is living in your heartbeat. ❞ © nate k. 2015
16,307 reads votes 1,118 comments 132
Ink,

Ink,

smoakly
5 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 19, 2015
Because underneath it all we're all just skin and bones.
6,831 reads votes 445 comments 148
Englische Sprüche♡

Englische Sprüche♡

Elif-Zayn-Girl
168 parts / 7 pages, updated Apr 24, 2015
124,451 reads votes 5,716 comments 181
that japanese poetry

that japanese poetry

seasofme
1 page, updated Apr 23, 2015
a place for all that japanese poetry i love so much and plan to write lots of...
161 reads votes 35 comments 37
Fireflies

Fireflies

CaraMel23
5 parts / 1 page, updated Apr 24, 2015VideoPictures
Love. . . you. . . and a haiku rendezvous.
1,057 reads votes 186 comments 134
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
137,290 reads votes 10,667 comments 2,564
ALONE

ALONE

5ifthproject
5 parts / 2 pages, updated Apr 22, 2015Pictures
“I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think” - Socrates
557 reads votes 109 comments 164
Wattpad Unplugged

Wattpad Unplugged

Hampton
2 parts / 1 page, updated Apr 21, 2015
A little poem to call attention to a troubled friend
139 reads votes 31 comments 37
Alone.

Alone.

hesavedmylife1
180 parts / 13 pages, updated Apr 24, 2015
dark poems ×might be triggering {#7 in Poetry 28/03/2015 #12 in Poetry 26/02/2015}
321,380 reads votes 17,244 comments 1,353
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