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.

Journey Of My Life

Journey Of My Life

weirdKIMme
8 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 21, 2014
Deep emotions, feelings buried inside, beautiful relations; all that makes up a life… -Poems-
636 reads votes 80 comments 83
landings

landings

nomdeplumes
19 parts / 6 pages, updated Nov 15, 2014
this is how you climb. a sequel to stairwells. never-ending poems of a miscellaneous sort. © Zoe Terner 2014
2,055 reads votes 256 comments 65
Because Writing Things Down is Easier Than Being Said Aloud

Because Writing Things Down is Easier Than Being Said Aloud

delaneytomlinson
89 parts / 7 pages, updated Nov 14, 2014PG-13
Since I can't seem to get my thoughts straight in my own mind, why not share them with you?
5,869 reads votes 202 comments 34
Essence (Wattys 2014)

Essence (Wattys 2014)

GeminiGirll
15 parts / 3 pages, updated Nov 18, 2014PG
This is the book of my poems. I am not a poetess nor do I have any experience in writing them. Wattpad is all responsible for creating my interest in poems. I want t... read more
915 reads votes 192 comments 315
Adversity

Adversity

blackrosesandswords
28 parts / 10 pages, updated Oct 14, 2014PG-13
A collection of pessimism. Reality doesn't impress him. He only believes in intoxication, in ecstasy. When ordinary life shackles him, he'll escape, one way or another. No mo... read more
2,349 reads votes 236 comments 69
Emo Poetry

Emo Poetry

xEmoCrafterx
10 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 24, 2014
©Copyright all rights reserved. For anyone who needs help, whatever it may be.
796 reads votes 69 comments 43
Of Delusions and Thoughts : A Collection of Poems

Of Delusions and Thoughts : A Collection of Poems

RavenToMidnights
94 parts / 26 pages, updated Apr 17, 2014PG-13Pictures
To those who read these poems, thank you. I'm a bit strange when it comes to a writing style and will constantly experiment with my work. Please enjoy~
22,757 reads votes 495 comments 291
Lovers forever (sequel to after life)

Lovers forever (sequel to after life)

Xo_lee
18 parts / 30 pages, updated Apr 12, 2014
Sequel to the after life. Please read the first story if you haven't already, you will be lost. *trey and zonnique are still happily married, but what happens when they're trip in paradise is over and thunder appears? Will it separate them?
4,618 reads votes 116 comments 24
Gifts and Shards Vol 1

Gifts and Shards Vol 1

MajorSeventh
49 parts / 8 pages, updated Apr 04, 2014
This is the volume of poems written when Catherine walked out of the door in mid April 2013 and I started writing poetry daily.
6,350 reads votes 747 comments 620
Today I will Be.

Today I will Be.

newpoet
33 parts / 4 pages, updated Dec 31, 2012PGCompleted
This is the first poem of this last month of 2012. I am challenging myself to post a poem everyday for this month. They are my gift to you all for I hope that they will be... read more
4,300 reads votes 191 comments 266
Retired Poems(ages 13-16ish)

Retired Poems(ages 13-16ish)

Courchesne
11 parts / 4 pages, updated Dec 14, 2010PG-13
Bad, embarrassing poetry from a few years back. I liked reading them over, to see the improvement & things I've gotten through. I'm going to explain what the... read more
4,390 reads votes 114 comments 72
Musings and Poems

Musings and Poems

AloraGreenleaf
92 parts / 17 pages, updated Sep 04, 2014
Different poems (usually depressing) from my past and current future. (Yes, that makes sense.)
5,749 reads votes 349 comments 186
Proverbes & Citations

Proverbes & Citations

Trixoe
24 parts / 3 pages, updated Jun 30, 2014
Des proverbes, mes écrits & des citations ...
2,227 reads votes 199 comments 62
"POEMS"

"POEMS"

FrantzsiaG
19 parts / 6 pages, updated Aug 27, 2014G
I'LL BE POSTING SOME OF MY POEMS HERE....READ, VOTE, AND COMENT. <3 ..........I'm mad af, I lost my poetry book with more than 30 Poems. :"( :(
2,495 reads votes 81 comments 60
LABRYNTH

LABRYNTH

hypnoseducer
7 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 02, 2014
600 reads votes 78 comments 20
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