Life as a Poet Knows It

Life as a Poet Knows It

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Jacob Parnell2 years ago
Talk the Talk
This has been a long time since. A long time coming like the end of this sentence. A long-sword thrust and there is my vengeance. And I won’t spit till I have someone to match wits. A half-fit, master...
Amber Crocker2 years ago
Cracked
I don't want to be fixed, broken inside and out. Stand beside me and you'll see that it's okay not to be whole sometimes, it's okay to be cracked where you're most vulnerable. All wounds will heal on ...
🥀 øtcůs ..2 years ago
No Mum, No Problems?
A circle of isolated feelings, Like a mother disowning with no meanings. See I can't win, But I can lose. To know what its like, Just step in my shoes. I'm sick of lies, I'm so confused. But one thing...
Althea Luce2 years ago
Schrödinger's Lie
to Write to Suffer the questions of Old embody the Author what purpose? why? How? WHY? The Author ity of life Incomplete without Truth the Truth Above that which is Anything at all the Maker Himself u...
Rachel Dow2 years ago
A Testament to a Life Well-Lived
When I am old, My life will count for something. My wrinkles will tell stories So my vocal cords don’t have to. With every creak and crack Of my aging back I’ll smile and say “These old bones don’t wo...
Althea Luce2 years ago
Schrodinger's Butterfly
if I had Butterfly wings at my Disposal, I would Sew them on my Shoulders, Fly away and be Free the Winds, however, would trap me with No Escaping the Wild of the Skies but the flowers would be at my ...
Cynthia Rizzo2 years ago
It Sucks Right Now
Hi, I'm new to this. Very, very, very new. I recently quit my job! I should have thought it through more but it was a toxic place. I was a receptionist at a hair salon. I know, I know, how bad can a h...
Chelsea Z.2 years ago
You're So Naive
I don’t fall for words anymore. If you want “I love you’s” hung from tree branches and “Stay with me’s” adorning tabletops, I suggest you look somewhere else. Life is not a fairy tale, and I am tired ...
Chelsea Z.2 years ago
I'm Not Used to People Like You
I’ve been told that if the tiara fits, flaunt it. And you happen to be the perfect size, so I will dance around in the night until I turn into a princess. Until my hair is so long it sprouts blossoms,...