Luz Lopez6 hours ago
The End of Me
You said you are living me and with that you are breaking my heart . You are living with her Minds as well be dead. Because without you I can not breathe, I can not live, I don’t want to exist Without...
Jenn Melon8 hours ago
It’s Time to Make a Change, Shootings Need to Stop
I walk into school eight on a Wednesday morning I go into my first hour, everyone oddly silent. After going into homeroom I hear upsetting news. “A couple of miles from here, there was a shooting in a...
Samira Haque9 hours ago
Visit
He has come to meet me, but why is it still lonely? What path has love brought me to? Is this argument with myself or is it with God? Love is like the game of cards It's the story of trust, broken and...
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Mina 9 hours ago
Poetry💕
Hay, Welcome to a lot of my poetry. Writing is what makes me feel alive. I hope you will feel it too while reading.. ❤️ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THE DAYS PASS BY Instead of using our free ti...
Samira Haque9 hours ago
Since
My heart has something special to say to your heart So don’t stay far away, it’s the only request from my heart Just listen to my heartbeat, it says what I’m not able to say with my mouth My heart has...
Ecarg Nosive10 hours ago
To the Moon
I love you to the moon and back But it takes a long time to get to the moon I don’t want to move too fast Then I won’t meet all the parts of you I could fall at first glance But what exactly would tha...
Sid l.c a month ago
One Day
We get colder As we grow older We will walk So much slower And hold our heads lower. Our hopes will be so far above us, I swear, they touch the heavens. Once in a while, we’ll catch a glimpse of what ...
Christopher Sims2 months ago
Stop a Bullet with a Poem
Stop A Bullet with A Poem If I could stop a bullet with a poem I would. If I could save one life with a poem I would. I’d throw each word like a disk or a shield aiming straight at bullets from 45s an...
meka carter2 months ago
Metamorphosis
I rise from the ashes After scorching the lies of my youth I come to terms, realize It’s okay to be a mess I no longer have to evade my truth I wasn’t born into this madness Neatly packaged with a bow...
heaven young2 months ago
Outline
You don’t know the first thing about strength, When the battle gets too hard, you run away. Put others before yourself in harm’s way, But I won’t let you get to me today. You think you have power over...
Jacob Jackson3 months ago
The Black Wolf
How do I say my depression is unbearable when I'm stuck in this place? How do I say it without hurting the people who've tried so hard to make things okay, who've been there for me almost every single...
Hello, December
Hello, December, how’ve you been? It’s been a while since we caught up; we should spend some time together. Let’s stand outside wrapped in scarves and mittens catching snowflakes on our tongues while ...
Only the Classics
The roots from which poetry as we know it has flourished. Taking you back to the classical era, one stanza at a time.
Life as a Poet Knows It
Industry tips for new poets. Welcome to the Poets family.
America in Verse
One Nation, United by Poetry. Exploring the United States of America through word.
Luz Lopez6 hours ago
The End of Me
You said you are living me and with that you are breaking my heart . You are living with her Minds as well be dead. Because without you I can not breathe, I can not live, I don’t want to exist Without...
Jenn Melon8 hours ago
It’s Time to Make a Change, Shootings Need to Stop
I walk into school eight on a Wednesday morning I go into my first hour, everyone oddly silent. After going into homeroom I hear upsetting news. “A couple of miles from here, there was a shooting in a...
Kaloriinn Mason13 hours ago
Freshly Fallen Snow
The wind blows on softly through the trees The snow graces upon their boughs Covering the stain beneath it all Thick and sweet Like syrup upon autumn leaves The remains there lay Forever stayed its be...
Mattnau
Her small mountain stood gracefully Two villages away from her With stars that stare at you in the night She breaks dusty brown through The winds that love feeling her flaws Her green oasis stretched ...
Tanya Rodriguez2 days ago
Money Madness
I find it crumbled in my pockets Ringing in my wallet Flips and rolls to the ground Tattooed to our brains Shakes the nerves of our fingertips Waiting for the impending monthly arrival It whistles evi...
Make Details Matter
A detail is everything that isn’t directly communicated. If someone says it, it becomes a thing like any other. Details are hidden things. Details are sounds people do unintentionally. Unseen smiles o...
Amanda Marchese11 hours ago
Under the Covers
Maybe I just need to clear my head Meet someone and laugh instead Of always distancing myself From the crowd and getting help I'm at a point where I agree I no longer want to be held down by the thing...
Virginia Boen12 hours ago
The Silence
Quiet on all fronts and as for me a silent storm. The silence is not evil but beautiful and vibrant in colors. A beauty that is unspoiled and unspoken. The silence is not a season nor are there reason...
Sheena Ann2 days ago
Who
who do you wanna be its the question you always hear when you are a kid but how? when you are so small how do you know but that question always come back when you get older also do you wanna be that p...
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Mina 9 hours ago
Poetry💕
Hay, Welcome to a lot of my poetry. Writing is what makes me feel alive. I hope you will feel it too while reading.. ❤️ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THE DAYS PASS BY Instead of using our free ti...
Carly Herriges12 hours ago
Balloons
I've been thinking about balloons, how the waxy outside of them gets more and more sheer with each breath that fills it, but the color still remains, like all of the things we empty ourselves into are...
Amanda Marchese12 hours ago
Close Call
Open my eyes and I'm staring at the sky It's black, no stars in sight "What are you on?" I hear as I start to look around That question, the sirens, that formidable sound I never thought that it would...
Keisen Skya day ago
Raven
Ink was applied to my arm, a group of birds in which I was not familiar with the species. They would lay flat and black until hidden was no longer trapped. When they flew, the command of mine guided t...
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Lullaby 2 days ago
Soulhome
I felt a connection. Instantly. Between you and me. There is this energy, that unfolded while I first looked deep. Deep down at you, when I was sitting in the airplane, seconds before we were about to...
Kristina Julian3 days ago
Beautifully Bare
There is a tree Behind my grandmother's house A tall and scraggly thing With leaves only crowning the top It's quite a thing to see, To chop it down would be best; But more purpose It's life would bri...
Samira Haque9 hours ago
Visit
He has come to meet me, but why is it still lonely? What path has love brought me to? Is this argument with myself or is it with God? Love is like the game of cards It's the story of trust, broken and...
Samira Haque9 hours ago
Since
My heart has something special to say to your heart So don’t stay far away, it’s the only request from my heart Just listen to my heartbeat, it says what I’m not able to say with my mouth My heart has...
Ecarg Nosive10 hours ago
To the Moon
I love you to the moon and back But it takes a long time to get to the moon I don’t want to move too fast Then I won’t meet all the parts of you I could fall at first glance But what exactly would tha...
Rowen Motley3 days ago
Naked Skin
I shall not be apologetic For you've objectified me Before you got to know me With piercing eyes Undressing my flaws You've observing my skin And the nakedness in which My thighs and breast Move makin...
Inure Muse4 days ago
Hey... I Promise
I will never let them: be it another woman... or a man, take advantage of you. Use your heart, soul and body to abuse you. Hey... I promise. I will Never believe another lie, or, "I love you"... I will always be there, for you... I will ALWAYS love you. I promise... I will be the one to dry your eyes, I will be "the one" to muffle your screams, hold you... and hear your cries. I promise... I will be the one to heal you. And hold your hand too... I will be the one who understands, you. No one els...
Kaitlin Baker4 days ago
This Is Me
Again. I’ve let you win. Coming into my heart please don’t break it again. Every child needs their mom but where was mine? Lost to morphine or I guess another fucking line. I wish I knew what made you...
Bella Coralloa day ago
Child of the Universe
Child of the Universe She was born on Earth, With all human features. But there was something about the way The Moonlight hit her face That made her vastly different. She would cry to the stars at nig...
Medication
My medicine calls Me home to bed from A place I don’t belong. A fairytale of sorts We’re the birds peck At my unbalanced brain, The scarecrows use wrench’s And screwdrivers to pull Out the flowers fro...
A.R. Marquez2 days ago
From the Mouths of Sadists
As we fall back through black holes and irises scorned Heaven crumbles among us Was this His plan? Were we forsaken? Left to wither out like embers from the mouths of sadists We degrade ourselves Muti...
Gabby Cushman18 days ago
1983
California skies soared overhead as bike wheels screeched on heated pavement, stopping in an instance at the Marshall Taco Bell. Our group of hungry 14-year-olds left no tray untouched. My brother loo...
Steven Baldry2 months ago
The Moment Is Gone Too Soon
The moment is gone too soon. A step in the right direction, a lesson learned in the wrong. A leap from the dark, slowly I claw myself back to where I belong. A bittersweet message in a bottle, graces ...
Steven Baldry2 months ago
Ma, Pa & Me
Ma, Pa and Me... I remember walking down the street, Swinging holding your hands. Getting lost in your shadows, Staring in wonder as my life began… I never felt more loved, I never wanted for anymore....