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.

burger grill ♛ ziall

burger grill ♛ ziall

Snakesinapayne
20 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 22, 2014PG-13
❝they say that if someone looks at you for more than 7 seconds, it's either they like you or they want to kill you. ❞ niall is a student and zayn is working... read more
4,066 reads votes 479 comments 102
About a Boy

About a Boy

handwriting
22 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG-13
[RANDOM UPDATES] Dear Boy, When we're together, words scream at me, begging to be written. You really encourage my writing. Little do you know, you also inspire a lot of it... read more
67,307 reads votes 2,288 comments 230
Dealing with absence

Dealing with absence

-Alexx
21 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 20, 2014G
When you can no longer think of a reason to continue, you must think of a reason to start over.
22,199 reads votes 1,804 comments 66
WHEN I BECAME A PRINCESS : SONNET

WHEN I BECAME A PRINCESS : SONNET

gailrunschke
1 page, updated Sep 19, 2014G
72 reads votes 21 comments 34
Bridge

Bridge

BillTemple1957
19 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG
What happens when all the talking has stopped? When the love is there but hidden? When the bridge crumbles?
606 reads votes 131 comments 148
Not knowing

Not knowing

BillTemple1957
44 parts / 8 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG-13
Our fears of the unknown... exposed.
12,280 reads votes 439 comments 400
ours

ours

citiez
18 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 21, 2014
a girl. and a boy. but mostly the boy
1,509 reads votes 588 comments 18
Five, Seven, Five... Haiku

Five, Seven, Five... Haiku

rosaimee
25 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 20, 2014
Random collection of Haikus
4,091 reads votes 319 comments 360
Flashes of Inspiration

Flashes of Inspiration

rsrdiall
5 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 19, 2014
A collection of Senryū (maybe a few Haiku thrown in). Updated as inspiration allows. Goes from A to Z.
455 reads votes 55 comments 115
The Halloween Collection

The Halloween Collection

openadoor34
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG
Poetry with a Halloween theme.
648 reads votes 78 comments 144
over the sea

over the sea

winterings
18 parts / 6 pages, updated Sep 20, 2014
you are a tidal wave and she is constantly out of reach.
13,268 reads votes 855 comments 257
Plethora of Thoughts

Plethora of Thoughts

AngelOfDarkness_X
12 parts / 4 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG
1,696 reads votes 172 comments 254
Life

Life

joy_reid
10 parts / 5 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014G
3,072 reads votes 236 comments 273
indulge

indulge

flickerings
21 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 16, 2014PG-13Pictures
to satisfy your poetry cravings
17,893 reads votes 1,111 comments 284
My Schizophrenia

My Schizophrenia

mysterious_aries
28 parts / 7 pages, updated Sep 17, 2014PG-13
writings that are full of delusions... full of twist... full of emotions... Dark and indeed in need of deeper understanding... Please read in full to fully understand it... read more
12,746 reads votes 1,215 comments 570
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