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.

Dragonish

Dragonish

joy_reid
70 parts / 11 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015Pictures
PART 1: Seven poems that explore love. The sated wind doodles mischievously no longer the ravening raptor loosed that scratched sharp claws to my unfettered glee. Now are you ... read more
10,689 reads votes 1,686 comments 1,278
Crunchy Fluff

Crunchy Fluff

MajorSeventh
97 parts / 17 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015
This is a miscellany. A bag of sparks and mischief, and, spilled out of it, goats eating clotheslines.
22,016 reads votes 1,899 comments 835
Hippie Highway

Hippie Highway

JoeCottonwood
11 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 02, 2015
New poems about how it was and still might be. Hate the hippies? Sorry. You may leave now.
480 reads votes 71 comments 71
☹ sad words ☹

☹ sad words ☹

resisted
56 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 04, 2015
a collection of depressing poems ☹ © resisted #103 in Poetry
7,975 reads votes 674 comments 178
Cut Me, Cut Me

Cut Me, Cut Me

natachaxoxo3
18 parts / 2 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
Depression, selfharm, crying, Suicide, hopelessness, music quotes and poems. mostly mine.
6,716 reads votes 356 comments 55
The Seven Deadly Sins

The Seven Deadly Sins

Inkstrings
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 18, 2013Completed
Poems on the seven deadly sins.
290,089 reads votes 3,992 comments 828
shadow ancestor

shadow ancestor

hughena
7 parts / 1 page, updated Feb 26, 2015Pictures
inspired by the works of the sculptor michael dennis
1,151 reads votes 165 comments 255
Under The Wings

Under The Wings

MajorSeventh
90 parts / 14 pages, updated Feb 26, 2015
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17,895 reads votes 1,623 comments 657
never come true

never come true

seasofme
16 parts / 2 pages, updated Feb 23, 2015
9,509 reads votes 658 comments 931
Unspoken Words

Unspoken Words

TheMysteryPoet
15 parts / 5 pages, updated Feb 27, 2015
When words have been left unspoken, why not turn them into poetry? Have a read and judge them for yourself :)
1,806 reads votes 165 comments 99
Limericks II

Limericks II

sloanranger
91 parts / 5 pages, updated Feb 26, 2015
We aim to amuse, more madcap Limericks! We hope they make you smile, again and again : )
63,857 reads votes 2,806 comments 4,136
Suicide quotes.

Suicide quotes.

Cookie_monster__1
96 parts / 8 pages, updated Feb 26, 2015
Suicide is never the answer. Suicide is a question, and the answer is no.
64,733 reads votes 2,132 comments 194
Human

Human

loveoIogy
41 parts / 20 pages, updated Feb 19, 2015
I want you to love me for my words.
138,145 reads votes 3,873 comments 452
Poems I Wish I Wrote.

Poems I Wish I Wrote.

JustCallMeCrazy
18 parts / 10 pages, updated Feb 26, 2015
poems I wish that I wrote.
43,265 reads votes 864 comments 116
Quotes♡

Quotes♡

hipsternarreh
67 parts / 4 pages, updated Feb 28, 2015
These are just some little quotes I find. ⠀ Enjoy! ⠀ ❃ ❃ ❃ ❃ ⠀ Don't be shy to comment any requests you have for people/songs you want me to quote and feel free to send me any quotes you think I should add.
97,596 reads votes 838 comments 38
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