inspirational

Inspirational poetry is just the thing to lift your spirits or rejuvenate your creativity.

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...
macy darcie3 days ago
Don't Quit
I know you've been hurt by someone else. I can tell by the way you carry yourself. If you let me, here's what I'll do: Simply take care of you. Somewhere, somehow, someway. I wish it would be the day ...
Rain
A storm takes place in my chest Then finally It rains And my heart is watered I prayed for flowers this time For I had to drown my heart to kill the weeds that grew here last time My tongue decides to...
Black Growing
#poetry #writers #africanliterature I never knew how commonly common How common was I Dusty, cracked gravel roads Bringing about my playful imagination Coupled with tiny rocks stomping Softly through ...
Dasia Baker4 days ago
My Escape: the Gym
WHEN I NEED AN ESCAPE I FIND MYSELF AT THE GYM I PICK UP THE WEIGHTS TURN MY MUSIC ON AND ZONE OUT ALL THE THOUGHTS THAT CONSUME JUST GOES AWAY SOMEHOW THE PAIN FROM MY EVERYDAY LIFE THE FEELINGS INSI...
Stop Watering Dead Plants
I slap, pinch, and get really mad at myself when I do the most crappy things. Like "hey dummy why do you keep doing that?" I always want my flowers to bloom, but apparently each flower requires its un...
Erica Lindsey4 days ago
Talking to Myself
Hi Self. I know that I haven’t been posting lately. Why not? Well, I’ve been busy. With what? Being a Mum, studying Korean, and battling my weird Idiopathic Angioedema. Idio-what? When you have swelli...
josh tavares5 days ago
Jump
Do you feel it too? That ever growing feeling of missing something? The happiness you once had begging to expand its horizons A look out to the water. It’s calm. Peaceful. Full of seemingly endless po...
Cin G6 days ago
Slow Your Roll
Slow your roll, take a deep breath, exhale. I know right to look around! Did you ever think you'd live someone that makes you this happy? We should go for a walk, smile at people today, be helpful, ev...
Nina Moné6 days ago
Self-Love Poetry
This Vibe is Yours Let the world see what they want to see You strut your catwalk and make them believe That our beauty has no bounds or limits Yes we have more but were still sticking with it Let the...
Poetry Girl6 days ago
Change Your Story, While You Still Have a Story to Change💭
Where to begin, you're 22 living in a new place. Surrounded by a city of wonder and dreams. This is what you wanted right? Of course, but what in life was I meant to do? I know it wasn't sitting at a ...
The Feelings in Our Eyes
When tears slide down our face like rain on a window, it's like the sun has stopped shining and the clouds are storming. We each have the heart of an angel and with that heart, it is our strongest par...
Ashley S8 days ago
Don’t Take It Personal
“The Woman in me wants to hurt you like you’ve hurt me. The Woman in me wants to create havoc in your life just as you’ve done to me. The Woman in me wants sweet revenge. The Woman in me wants you to ...
Mother of All
She comes to me in dreams and visions and at times She comes in person to dance with me, and bring me comfort and rest bite from my task given me from above. She teaches me long forgotten truths and s...
Nia Wheat9 days ago
Society of Love
There was a time when all it was was a smile, a note, a letter, a glimpse across a room, an actual date, a thought, an actual intention to be someones love... Now, it is aggressive. Everyone is insecu...
Nia Wheat9 days ago
The Runner
Here I am again... Using words that are quite mean (blunt). Gasping for my own sanity to come out. Wondering if my life will ever be my own... Trapped in my own skin. I just want to be my own person. ...