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.

S T R A N G E

S T R A N G E

JenniferWestley
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 23, 2014
My foray into the world of poetry, flash fiction, and whatever crazy, random shiznit that pops into my head. Be nice. I'm not good at this.
42 reads votes 11 comments 30
Thank you Mr. Dylan

Thank you Mr. Dylan

BillTemple1957
18 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014PG
My thoughts on poetry.
541 reads votes 161 comments 132
Time

Time

BillTemple1957
18 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014PG
Assorted poems.
465 reads votes 92 comments 82
My Schizophrenia

My Schizophrenia

mysterious_aries
23 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 21, 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
6,788 reads votes 452 comments 284
Where I have been wandering

Where I have been wandering

ShannonKellie
13 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 24, 2014GCompleted
Reflective poetry inspired by nature and human experience. There are a variety of styles of verse and themes.
3,587 reads votes 360 comments 491
Little Girl Lost

Little Girl Lost

joy_reid
7 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014G
784 reads votes 102 comments 119
Crazy me

Crazy me

tejaswiniaura
20 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014G
3,060 reads votes 312 comments 425
Dark Poems

Dark Poems

escape_artist_
115 parts / 11 pages, updated Jul 21, 2014PG-13
Well these are all my poems. I hope you like them. If you have any suggestions I'm open haha. Well yea.
1,555,664 reads votes 36,549 comments 2,701
No, she won't cry

No, she won't cry

Insanelover69
1 page, updated Aug 24, 2014
24 reads votes 7 comments 11
Tag, you're it truth uncovered

Tag, you're it truth uncovered

Moonvibe
2 parts / 1 page, updated Aug 22, 2014G
126 reads votes 13 comments 32
Summertime in Florida...

Summertime in Florida...

misstmaria
1 page, updated Aug 23, 2014
33 reads votes 7 comments 19
Flare

Flare

CynthiaRossetti
1 page, updated Aug 22, 2014PGCompleted
The beauty of passion. : )
53 reads votes 13 comments 23
Place where Angels Cry

Place where Angels Cry

BillTemple1957
11 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014PG-13
Just a collection of poems.
199 reads votes 43 comments 32
Haiku ... Senryu

Haiku ... Senryu

BillTemple1957
20 parts / 2 pages, updated Aug 26, 2014PG
Again the title says it all.
376 reads votes 78 comments 73
DIL-E-NADAAN...

DIL-E-NADAAN...

riya2711
14 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 24, 2014
This is the collection of poems purely from my heart. As my heart is the weirdest thing I have ever came accross. It will be in hinglish (hindi+english) and sometimes in eng... read more
709 reads votes 116 comments 163
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