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.

WHEN I BECAME A PRINCESS : SONNET

WHEN I BECAME A PRINCESS : SONNET

gailrunschke
1 page, updated Sep 19, 2014G
57 reads votes 18 comments 32
About a Boy

About a Boy

handwriting
21 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 19, 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
66,320 reads votes 2,242 comments 226
Still Waters

Still Waters

ricktaylor18
49 parts / 16 pages, updated Sep 17, 2014PG-13
A collection of metered poems of life, death and everything in between.
12,690 reads votes 448 comments 590
Retrospective

Retrospective

alexpaul-creations
20 parts / 5 pages, updated Sep 17, 2014PG
1,588 reads votes 203 comments 294
Literary Limericks

Literary Limericks

sloanranger
16 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014G
Limericks about famous literary characters and favorite classic books.
2,484 reads votes 338 comments 464
Time

Time

BillTemple1957
33 parts / 3 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG
A collection of assorted poetic themes.
2,972 reads votes 216 comments 203
Believe

Believe

BillTemple1957
19 parts / 5 pages, updated Sep 18, 2014PG
We all need something to Believe in.
1,403 reads votes 121 comments 181
Plethora of Thoughts

Plethora of Thoughts

AngelOfDarkness_X
12 parts / 4 pages, updated Sep 19, 2014PG
1,645 reads votes 172 comments 252
The Halloween Collection

The Halloween Collection

openadoor34
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 21, 2014PG
Poetry with a Halloween theme.
563 reads votes 73 comments 136
Thoughts of Love

Thoughts of Love

ElenaNoro
4 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 20, 2014
Can it ever be one more kiss or one more time?
153 reads votes 21 comments 28
Deowened Inspirational Poems

Deowened Inspirational Poems

deowened
8 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 17, 2014G
These are my set of inspirational poems that will enrich your inner self. I will touch your spirit by sharing these poems to all of you. It will serve as your coffee in the morning and your milk at night. Happy Reading...:) (deowened)
263 reads votes 53 comments 35
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.
13,053 reads votes 847 comments 257
Maybe it Will End

Maybe it Will End

Hufflepuff909
23 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 22, 2014PG
WARNING TRIGGER Just a collection of poems that are written about self harm and depression. All poems written by me unless said otherwise.
121,620 reads votes 3,920 comments 445
flawed souls

flawed souls

foreversmilin
3 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 04, 2014
he liked to point out her flaws, she hated how he thought he was flawless. * cover made by @hyperboles
5,951 reads votes 314 comments 86
I'm Sorry Poems

I'm Sorry Poems

SkittleBoy
4 parts / 1 page, updated Sep 20, 2014G
Those type of poems when you want to say sorry to a friend.. I know I'm sorry.
250 reads votes 91 comments 30
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