inspirational

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

Janee Drader7 months ago
I Am...
I am a girl. I am a mother of a beautiful little girl. I am young. I am a daughter. I am a girlfriend to an amazing boyfriend. I am a girl that is lost in depression. I am a makeup enthusiast. I am a ...
Aaron 7 months ago
Is Silence Worth It?
They say silence is golden. I’m always finding myself in between a rock and a hard place though. The deafening cry of everything I’ve done wrong flooding my thoughts. A weight so heavy, it’s pulling m...
Cassie Ridge7 months ago
Where I'm From
I am from a green corduroy covered armchair, From Legos and dolls and books. I am from a foster home, And later my mom & dad’s home. I am from a small group of trees in the backyard, That I pretended ...
Cindy Richards7 months ago
Sharing Christmas
Once again it's that time of year When the world is filled with holiday cheer Bright colors are hanging on the Christmas tree Garland and tinsel for all to see Twinkling lights with a star on top Chil...
Anu Singh7 months ago
Life as a Game
Life. It's a funny thing. It pulls you in, and then throws you out, when it's done having fun with you. You'll never know you were being played with. There's a joke in every one of us, waiting to be t...
Day Drive
I took that straight shot I was talking about, the one that burned like tequila and went 80 miles per hour on an open Texas highway, right to the middle of a city in a tiny apartment. I sat on the cha...
Teya Hooper7 months ago
Sometimes
Sometimes Sometimes, I feel like I smother people. Like I bother them too much. Get on their nerves. Push them farther away from me. I don't mean to do that. But sometimes, it just happens. Sometimes,...
GARY DEAN7 months ago
Take Your Time Now
Oh sweet darling I see you walk the Human race Carrying the load from the garbage you pick up Who are you trying to save? Oh what a task you are trying to face Don’t despair and waste your living brea...
Cassandra Hinojosa7 months ago
Beautiful Soul
Beautiful soul, how many have walked all over you. Beautiful soul, how many have tried to dull your color. Beautiful soul, how many have tried to corrupt your light. Beautiful soul, how many have take...
Amanda Olejniczak7 months ago
Watch Me
I’ve been told that I need a backup plan Is it because my dreams are too big? Is it because you don’t believe in me? I read a quote once that said- “if your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big eno...
Leigh Fisher7 months ago
Speaking the First Word
it is actually quite embarrassing to take the words beating in my mind and circulating in my heart and put them up so that they can live on the floor right above my real name there is no denying that ...
Sachin S7 months ago
Lost in Dark
The light was dim, the night was dark, cold wind crept along the light which, topped the night in chilling fright though my path was clear, like lined with light as my soul was filled in fire of hopes...
Jacinda Almonte7 months ago
An Unfinished Story Told Through Ink
On this journey all I seek Is to write and explore new spots Maybe a place along the creek I'll soak up some sun, and meditate my thoughts. As my mind finds its peace My pen will bring me to a new rea...
Leigh Fisher7 months ago
Poetry & Instagram
If you’re reading this, there’s a good chance you’re a poet, or a writer of some type. If you’re not a poet, but enjoy reading poetry, then you are awesome and one of my favorite people in the world. There are not nearly enough people out there who are like you, enjoying poetry because it’s a pleasure to read. The above video sums up a lot of my thoughts on why I decided to join Instagram in April 2018 to share my poetry, but I have a few more closing thoughts to add. The average person, someone...
Andy Valle7 months ago
Get Up
I get up when I fall That’s a lesson how else can I evolve?/ I’m not afraid to show my weaknesses/ Then turn them into strengths/ My mind is Racing like ready, set , Go/ Too much negativity nowadays/ ...
Tyrell Morris7 months ago
“Dance to My Beat”
Dance to My Beat The harmony of your flute like soul; the tone from your breathing breathe, the depths of your intimacy drumming and the whistle from the strength of your core. You amaze me with your ...
Josh Flannagan7 months ago
Myopic
I fear many words because I cannot see them. Dearth Paucity Desolateness They have no grounding. They soar. They rest just beyond the depth of vision that I’ve been given. I cannot see them. But I hea...
E.B. Lee7 months ago
Explanation
Other people claim you’re strange The way you write you must be deranged No one believes when nothing is wrong I just love the sick and the twisted with no cause My mind deafens me with stories to tel...