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.

THE AUSPICIOUS BIRTH DATE

THE AUSPICIOUS BIRTH DATE

gailrunschke
1 page, updated Aug 29, 2014PG-13
62 reads votes 15 comments 31
Crunchy Fluff

Crunchy Fluff

MajorSeventh
99 parts / 16 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014PG-13
This is a miscellany. A bag of sparks and mischief, and, spilled out of it, goats eating clotheslines.
13,342 reads votes 879 comments 786
Ben's Prayer

Ben's Prayer

Megabucks
1 page, updated Aug 28, 2014GCompleted
A youth sends a special prayer
114 reads votes 17 comments 14
I Can't Stop Loving You

I Can't Stop Loving You

openadoor34
4 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 30, 2014G
The obligatory assemblage of romantic poetry.
463 reads votes 50 comments 91
Keep The Home Fires Burning

Keep The Home Fires Burning

MajorSeventh
61 parts / 11 pages, updated Aug 31, 2014PG-13
Now Lunk has taken to his bed, swearing not to write one more word about C, and muttering 'bloody garden', it behoves (Love that word, don't you?) me (and Ani... read more
9,397 reads votes 1,474 comments 812
11:11

11:11

innerbeautea
20 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 27, 2014PGCompleted
[complete] [book one] i started wishing one night, and that's how i found you. i didn't wish one night, and that's how i lost you. © @innerbeautea 2014 All rights r... read more
13,357 reads votes 916 comments 171
The Lost Thing

The Lost Thing

joy_reid
1 page, updated Aug 26, 2014GVideoPictures
145 reads votes 20 comments 22
Bad Girl

Bad Girl

openadoor34
5 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 29, 2014PG-13
I didn't intend for "Bad Girl" to be an ongoing series, but she's baaack! :)
1,490 reads votes 83 comments 125
ruined or saved

ruined or saved

kristebelle
25 parts / 7 pages, updated Aug 29, 2014G
stories, fragments, memories from my childhood… or memories in general.. from thousands of years ago… cellular memories...
5,564 reads votes 559 comments 812
Poems from the Tower

Poems from the Tower

rosaimee
31 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 30, 2014
I used to write poetry a long time ago. Poems from the Tower is compendium of dreams of love that I dreamt when I first met love... I hope you enjoy it...
6,922 reads votes 414 comments 651
My thoughts and observations

My thoughts and observations

AliceMorris7
3 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 31, 2014G
A collection of thoughts and observations
81 reads votes 33 comments 34
Tribute to my wattpad friends

Tribute to my wattpad friends

jjwest
1 page, updated Aug 28, 2014GCompleted
64 reads votes 13 comments 30
Fear

Fear

Insanelover69
1 page, updated Aug 29, 2014
33 reads votes 9 comments 18
Night Visions

Night Visions

AngelOfDarkness_X
4 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 31, 2014G
Just a montage of poems from the soul.
221 reads votes 32 comments 54
Thank you Mr. Dylan

Thank you Mr. Dylan

BillTemple1957
21 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 31, 2014PG-13
My thoughts on poetry.
923 reads votes 223 comments 238
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