Poets in Motion

Poets in Motion

We’re celebrating National Poetry Month with our first poetry contest. Submit your most artistic, emotional, or hilarious original poetry inspired by movement—whatever that means to you. Use #VocalNPM to enter.

Stephanie Paniagua15 hours ago
Pine
The weather has failed to spare brumal intensity my acquaintances at ease, the pretty of their greens waning with the distant, passing wind However, short-lived, the atmosphere was breached as my trun...
Megan Merrill15 hours ago
Fix Me
I have weaknesses. We all do of course. One of my weaknesses is...people. I have a hard time not judging people. I have a hard time being patient with them. I have a hard time understanding the differ...
Rasma Raisters15 hours ago
The Traveling Song
I wanna mosey down the road a piece, once the snows have gone, I wish to see - what I have not seen before. I wanna go down the road a piece, one hand in the hand of my love, one hand in the hand of t...
Megan Merrill15 hours ago
Sometimes
It's hard for me to fall asleep at night. And this makes me want to ferociously rip my hair out. I am mildly dishonest when someone asks me how I'm doing. somethings are better kept as secrets. I can'...
Stephanie Paniagua15 hours ago
Tomorrow
Imagine being conceived for 9 months provided with most of the demands in Maslow's hierarchy of needs caressed unconditionally despite the conflicts trained with all the necessary life skills raised a...
Megan Merrill15 hours ago
They Always Find Their Way Back to You
Dreams are one of my most favorite things. I think that's why I like sleeping in. Or maybe it's just because I'm lazy. But I like to think it's because I don't want to miss that moment between sleep a...
Megan Merrill15 hours ago
3 Steps
It was a hot day of course. When was it not? And it was a home meet. Us girls were setting up our blocks and test running over the hurdles a few times when suddenly the Official called out loudly- Run...
Bazooka Teaches15 hours ago
Angel Town Candy
Hear my cries or lend me your futile minds It’s time to go to Angel town It’s time to get high or lose everything While feeling down Fighting is for fools Instead make manic love to your soul With Can...
madison murray16 hours ago
Discarded
I met a boy with a hand of cards somehow, I slipped in the mix of his deck the days I came out on top were bliss until I found out he turned us all out like tricks when we couldn’t provide the right a...