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.

Witches of Eastwood

Witches of Eastwood

joy_reid
29 parts / 9 pages, updated Mar 25, 2015Pictures
Magic, mayhem, viciousness: childhood
3,422 reads votes 571 comments 391
euphonos

euphonos

kristebelle
51 parts / 13 pages, updated Mar 27, 2015
The word euphonos means well sounding or sweet voiced. I have been a bit fascinated with words that begin with 'eu' lately after reading the poetry book Eunoia by the Canadian ... read more
34,335 reads votes 1,785 comments 2,166
sea shells

sea shells

nicolegallet
23 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 24, 2015Pictures
Sea Shells -- Spring's march.
4,345 reads votes 858 comments 151
Self-Destruction

Self-Destruction

Neko_Noelle
61 parts / 13 pages, updated Mar 29, 2015Pictures
Fake a smile, No one knows you're broken. Fake a smile, it's easier than trying to explain why you're sad. Fake a smile, lie and say you're fine, it's easier then trying... read more
19,015 reads votes 1,747 comments 342
Where I Have Been Wandering - a book of poetry

Where I Have Been Wandering - a book of poetry

ShannonKellie
17 parts / 4 pages, updated Mar 23, 2015
Verse on themes of nature and human experience
87,804 reads votes 2,622 comments 1,137
A Short Time or Two

A Short Time or Two

RDBrooks
1 page, updated Jan 24, 2014
Love can be fleeting.
406 reads votes 42 comments 72
Riffle's Brewery

Riffle's Brewery

SavChallis
31 parts / 8 pages, updated Mar 31, 2015
espresso coffee and jasmine tea || home to those who need remedy || poetry and prose written by me || welcome to riffle's brewery || #52 in Poetry!!! Thank you so much!!!
3,536 reads votes 191 comments 34
My Words Unspoken (Poetry)

My Words Unspoken (Poetry)

Fantasydreamer02
27 parts / 4 pages, updated Mar 26, 2015
Do you hear the unheard? Do you see the dark? Do you fix the damaged? C a n y o u f e e l my h e a r t? Feelings,I may not sh... read more
2,696 reads votes 255 comments 65
Aware (物の哀れ)

Aware (物の哀れ)

TheHybrisPoet
10 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 30, 2015
A poetry bundle. The Japanese term 'Mono no aware' (物の哀れ), 'Aware', in short, literally means: "the pathos of things". It's the aw... read more
1,667 reads votes 83 comments 521
Searchin'

Searchin'

CortneySays
19 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 30, 2015
Until I find me, I'll be searching. #NotesFromABrokenSoul.
7,822 reads votes 299 comments 83
Depression of Society

Depression of Society

_rileyyy16_
46 parts / 1 page, updated Mar 31, 2015Pictures
A journal of quotes about depression
10,871 reads votes 1,072 comments 56
Nothingness

Nothingness

_-_MCR-_-
16 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 30, 2015
Poems that I wrote. Sorry IK there not very good :://TRIGGER WARNING::// Please don't read if u trigger easily. I love all of you and don't want any of you to hurt yourself~Mandy
1,185 reads votes 161 comments 77
Her Satırım İSYAN

Her Satırım İSYAN

zalimkumru
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Mar 25, 2015VideoPictures
Kadını yaz etkinliğine katılanların ve katılmayan tüm kadınlarımızın gününü kutlarım. Bu çalışmayı Özgecan Aslan anısına sevenlerine armağan ediyorum.
1,052 reads votes 39 comments 67
Rock Poetry - Women's Work

Rock Poetry - Women's Work

Lisaner
7 parts / 7 pages, updated Mar 29, 2015Video
Words and music by and about women. Discerning men welcome.
819 reads votes 114 comments 227
Poetriesss

Poetriesss

-Ajax-
2 parts / 1 page, updated Mar 26, 2015
POETRIESSSS! Some are mine and some aren't, if I know the author I'll give them credit.
144 reads votes 18 comments 1
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