inspirational

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

satine labelle9 hours ago
I'll Be Better Than the Last
I'll Be Better Than The Last “I would never leave you, you would be my only girl.” It's easy to say you will be better than the last. I am an algorithmic fantasy a predetermined dream You’ll create yo...
The Real Me
I see you stood there, smiling from ear to ear, feeling happy in your own skin. I wonder why I don't feel like that, why my mind tells me I am repulsive. The thoughts telling me, I am not in the right...
Jlynn Sheaks13 hours ago
Thoughts
The wind blows softly through the open window The breeze caresses against the curtains lightly The serenity of the motions compel me I feel the light air on my skin The breeze gently sends chills down...
Steven Baldry13 hours ago
Love or Fear
Love Or Fear. Throughout this life of constant change. There’s a question that remains so clear. One that will guide beneath all confusion. Is your heart thinking with Love Or Fear? When you feel that...
Yvonne Glasgow15 hours ago
I'm Not a Victim
Fear controls us. That's a simple fact. Our fear allows us to attract People that only mean to hurt you. They feed off your fears and weaknesses. They add to your messes. Wake up from the effects of o...
Nancy Da day ago
Elemental Madness
If one could be the beam of light That guides us through the darkened waters Or the diamond buried in the rock Shinning through the dark grey matter If one could be the blossoming flower Sprouting amo...
DeRon Scott2 days ago
The Master of His Craft
Wow. What an honor. To worship my creator. Most machines get tossed aside in a junk heap Especially after all the malfunctions I've had Many times where he should've left me Broken, leaking, Worthless...
E.J. Tangonan2 days ago
I'm Not a Mistake
Face-to-face with all of my regrets Count me out, but I ain’t finished yet They wanna put me down, but I am not their pet Declared a war on myself, which I’m already a vet This vet needs to be vetted ...
Rise
Stand up, stand up tall Smell the fresh air and don't exhale. You are strong and willing. Don't stop moving forward. Follow your dream. You are who holds your future together. The past is awful. It wi...
Immature Dreamer
I'm an immature dreamer, A great make-believer. I imagine someday my words will be heard. Somehow these dreams will take shape. Somehow. But for now, I just have to believe. My thoughts, I have to ret...
Amanda Zylstra2 days ago
White Winged Dove
I remember listening to his song on the record player in my parents' living room on Buffalo Street. I saw Stevie Nicks as a musical goddess with her black long flowing gypsy like clothing. She also re...
Charity 2 days ago
Black Woman
Black woman who is she who are our black women are we just recognized by our culture or recognized by our substance our rich substance we bring to this world when I was a little girl I looked up to bl...
Andrew Wilson3 days ago
My Poems
I have never written any poetry before this month, and I know some of the references I make will be obscure, but ignore that, please! You will surely follow the general drift of the poems. Although I ...
Olivia Rose3 days ago
Indigo
The leaves are soaked by the sun. We are open. I forgot what words tasted like. What are rainbows? Are they our imagination Are the colors our lives? If they are our lives, Then I must be indigo. I th...
Ed Herrschaft3 days ago
Fields
I walked through fields of broken glass Trying not to bleed Trying not to hurt Looking for a way to end the pain The hurt, the misery A way to free myself From the darkness and despair Your eyes Your ...
Dani Cannon3 days ago
Why Yoga Changed My Life
I guess this started the day I was born The quest for self The quest to find my purpose The quest for silence and meaning-fullness The quest for what was inside of me Everyone is here for a purpose Ev...
Kai Kang4 days ago
Hymn
in me are plenty of poems unwritten, unheard, not meant for everyone to open my book and read me out loud I think I outgrew the lies and all the fairy tale crap I’ve depended on people for love and co...
Holly Lea4 days ago
Perfection
Her hair was soft like velvet Body tan, a sunkissed glow Her nails done bi-weekly She'd walk in and they would know. They would know she is "perfection" A real woman, the ripest peach But did anyone c...