Life as a Poet Knows It

Life as a Poet Knows It

Industry tips for new poets. Welcome to the Poets family.

Rhys Watermana year 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 year 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 year 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 year 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 Niffena year 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 Pappa year 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...
Growing Self-esteem Through Poetry
I'm 21 and I've lived with insecurities my whole life. I'm not going to lie, I still have some. Having a nice body, clear skin, and cute clothes was the most important thing in my life for the longest...
Crissy DXCIIa year ago
The Slam Poetry
Much can be said about poetry. Structure, rhymes, and play on words. All part of the poetry directory. Much less than calling it direct to me. Directly relating to art. Let me articulate what I mean. ...