Life as a Poet Knows It

Life as a Poet Knows It

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Meg Bradbury9 days ago
Poetry
How is it that poetry Can be so poetic The idea of death can be made to sound So free and unapologetic Words can be manipulated To make the darkness seem freeing And a bleak reality Can be turned to s...
Maccy Tovey14 days ago
You and Me Are Just Like Poetry
From the ends of the earth, To the depths of the sea; There's no one else I'd ask to be with me. To share the sight of the stary night sky, Contently watching the hours pass by. Looking out onto the m...
Rhys Waterman24 days ago
Write Something
Write something, Write anything. For god's sakes, get it out. Let out all the venom in an ink stain framing shout, Let out all the demons in a choir verse devout, Let out the little wolves that are hi...
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Natasha Dalya month ago
How To Love a Writer
the problem with being a poet in love, is that you savour & trust each word your lover has without question. we are simply in love with bare literature, spoken from the lips of someone we hold in high...
The Poet
Nothing fuels a poet More than the whispers of dismay, The falling tears of sadness, The pain of everyday. Nothing fuels a poet More than wings that cannot fly, A love that did not last, Or eyes that ...
Matthew Martina month ago
A Weapon
I possess a weapon. That's right. You read that correctly. I have a weapon. It's perfectly legal, Yet it's more powerful Than any blade you can sharpen, Any gun you can load, Any bomb you can drop And...
Scott Corvusa month ago
How To Be A Writer…
Write. Good. Now, write some more. Write when you're tired. Write when you're not. Write when it's hard. Write when it's easy. Write when you doubt yourself. Write when you're stressed. Write when you...
ElRey Niffen2 months ago
Dreamer
Stuck in this snowstorm in this small one horse town without a way to get around. The police took my drivers license for no insurance even though they had no evidence. Now I'm stuck without a job feel...
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Viktoria Papp2 months ago
'365 Sleepless Nights'
"A restless year. Four hopeless seasons. Fifty-two obsessive weeks. Three hundred and sixty-five sleepless nights. One poetic journal of change, loss, damage, sorrow, healing, good and evil, chaos and...