inspirational

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

Hannah Easop2 years ago
Lemonade Stand
Let’s take our lemons and make lemonade. Let’s squeeze the sting from our pain until it becomes our poise, our passion, our purpose. Let’s sweeten the gashes on our souls until they become the gold in...
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Mandipa Tecla2 years ago
Don't Despair!
Don't despair Dear one, don't despair To despair is to waver In the face of success. To despair is to kill the future So please don't despair. Life is to fall down And be able to get up again. That's ...
Singster Jones 2 years ago
Joe's Song
You say it’s normal He doesn't want to hurt you He cries, he screams names at you And you stay there why? Why are you hurting yourself? Because he doesn't deserve you And I think you know that very we...
Rachel M2 years ago
Sexuality
When I was younger, I never understood that there was more to sexuality than I ever knew My parents never taught me this, and so my reality was very secluded I thought all people of all kinds were the...
ROXANNE ELKASSIS2 years ago
Song of Myself
I am the lost soul no aim, nor goal but to wander and to see the world. I am the dancer freely prancing oblivious — in my movements. I am the blood rush that you feel when you hear my siren song, one ...
Yesenia Chaidez2 years ago
The Flower of Her Soul
The flowers represented her soul And she admired every bloom of every season It was not easy to see it all in black or white. It was easy to see all the beautiful wonders of life, Just like It was eas...
Ashlei Nichole2 years ago
“Shifting”
Longing for change what change…not sure A short time ago, contentment was in arm’s reach Now the harder I try, the further away it runs Is this a new excursion? Should I beware? Or are desires pushing...
Bethany Baggett2 years ago
Colors
I have come to realize in the deep greys of my room what I have become. In those navy blue curtains and charcoal corners I have realized that I am not the monster that my mind's come to make me believ...
E. NATASHA2 years ago
The Falling Rain
When you walk up, down and fall Rain wipes out your traces of mistakes Rain takes away all the shadows of your past fears Rain cleanses all your wounds without being asked When you fall asleep, dream ...
A. R. Ambrosi2 years ago
I Am Nobody
It's commonly thought That music is beautiful Because of the notes And how we simply Find them pleasing But this is not why Music is beautiful because Of the space between the notes It's our anticipat...
Delenn Mulvaney2 years ago
If You Push Yourself
I’m pushing myself to go out and do something with my life. And while I am, I feel like I’m still failing miserably. I can’t summon up the motivation to actually put my plans in motion. I still feel t...
Yvonne Glasgow2 years ago
Music Is My Life
I'm a music critic, in my soul Listening to music, it makes me whole Critic or not, I love most songs Music is something that always belongs As the background to human living There can be so much abou...
Rebecca Ayers2 years ago
Pain Turned Into Purpose
Your universe feels like it is disintegrating into a thousand different fragments of despair. You don't understand why you are still breathing when all you want is for the world to stop spinning and f...
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Eimear Devlin2 years ago
A Happy Poem
You know why it’s so easy to write about being sad? Because everyone knows sad, everyone relates to sad. Everyone cries and knows how bad The World is, the people are, society is, how far Does any wri...
Yesenia Chaidez2 years ago
She Had It
From a young age, she knew Not just what she wanted, but who she wanted to become From a young age, some people simply did not understand As some years passed by, she realized what was truly inside He...
Siblings Reunited
Looking up at the same stars and moon all these nights wishing there was just one person who would try and understand me the way you naturally do. So many nights I have gazed into the beyond feeling s...
Steven Baldry2 years ago
October Again...
October Again. As I gaze out warm side of the window pane... The darkness is fading, there is no sign of rain. I hear the birds singing, I think of how much has changed. It's so hard to believe it's O...
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Erica Stewart2 years ago
The Spiritual Flower
I imagine I’m growing a spiritual flower That only you can see And I’m sending it with all my love From Earth to Heaven, to you from me I imagine deep purple petals Soft and velvety to the touch And t...