inspirational

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

Movement
I literally and seriously need movement. My literacy will brilliantly read clueless. Then mentally scan entities and see through them. I Independently plan, then think laterally. Inducing a solution. ...
Nicholas Barber3 days ago
Mementos from a Time Traveler
Different generations collected in lockets around our spine, faces being careless in times that we coincide. How did we transition to the present? Stepping stones that brought us here, it was in the t...
Khalil Ghibran3 days ago
A Flame That Springs
Fire must not be excited by the blast Not melting but only a calcining mass Melt the crude to a glass with patience Gold calx opened for further operation The process of Myriam the prophetess Be emplo...
Dymone Smith3 days ago
Ase
I wanna be great but I’m afraid of my greatness So I tear myself down in the purest form My actions My movements aren’t the same I don’t feel the same And why I? I thought it was just a funk A phase t...
Heather Morris3 days ago
Alter Ego
Speak! Open your mouth! My throat is dry. I’m giving the mic to my alter ego. Welcome, Cassie. I am that shy girl cradling herself in corners. I refuse to speak. Why so shy? Speak! My mouth forms voic...
Megan Merrill3 days ago
A Vessel
My greatest pieces are always those that hit me. Out of no where I suddenly have the need to write. I can name every one of my favorite works, the best. I can tell you where I was when it hit me and h...
Allen D. Lyons4 days ago
Just Keeps Runnin'
He's runnin' Keeps runnin' He's comin' for you It's nothing new He just keeps runnin' Electrifying Blanka He's really Willy Wonka Everlasting Gobstop Super-powered soda-pop I can't believe it (Whoah) ...
Because I Dared to Move
Darkness...weighed down by darkness... Afraid to take a step because I can't see. How am I supposed to move When I don't know what's in front of me Waves of fear and anxiety hit me As I take one small...
Megan Merrill4 days ago
We Are Made of Star Stuff
There is purpose to everything. Nothing is random. Hydrogen and helium together created stars. Stars began a process, a thing we call nuclear fusion. Soon they would use up all their energy and die. I...
Kate Lieb4 days ago
Dear Depression
Dear depression, You make me feel like I’m drowning, Like I can’t get in a full breath. You rip the air from my lungs, And make it seem as though I will never be able to breathe again. You claw your w...
Final Battle
Back against the wall. There’s no where to fall But forward. Retreat is no longer an option. I must believe that I got this. The longer I hug the past The shorter the future gets. A quarter of my life...
Sharita Cormier4 days ago
The Melodic Tune I Hum
It must have been fun to rive me nearly motionless Catastrophic like the three-headed storm you encouraged me to be Shattering the seams of a spirit created to save your poured through souls Dripping ...
Gratitude
As I wake up I take a deep breath Thinking it's my last so I can think ahead To live life like it's about to end Follow my passion and be happy instead Fly so high and never look down Take the risk an...
Tessa Giasson4 days ago
I Won't Let Them
I am what I am And I'm not what I'm not I've tried to fit in To their little box Tried for years to fit in But now that I've stopped... I cannot forget what I've always held dear I've lied, I've hidde...
Megan Merrill4 days ago
She Is a Testament of Strength
She would never say so but it's true. She somehow silently holds this house together while hell thrashes around it. And the fact that she is still here to tell the tale is a testament to how truly str...
Megan Merrill4 days ago
Happy
I am living my life one day at a time. I don't know what tomorrow will bring but I know I will find out when I get there. So I'm really not too worried about it. I'm happy. And that's really all that ...
Emilie Simonis5 days ago
School Drives Me Crazy Like Bart Simpson Drives His Pig
It was my turn, I was next to embark, Stones stuck in my chest, I heard my soul bark. I was the rope of the lions’ tug-of-war, As my lizard brain attempts to run far. Would arctic laughter eat me if I...
Abigail Rose5 days ago
Excuse Me
Excuse me if I’m not quick to trust All I’ve been dealing with is lust When all I want is a little love But I guess that’s too much to ask for Cause everyone’s just tryin' to settle the score Shit I d...