inspirational

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

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Hailey Bennett11 days ago
Happiness
Happiness. A goal that seems impossible to achieve now, As we stand alone in the suffocating silence and Darkness known as depression. It suffocates us slowly, Leaving us without breathe; Unable to sc...
Zanna Truesdale11 days ago
God Damn
You can’t make someone fuck with you You can’t make someone give a damn What you can do is gather the mess and throw it in the trash can You can stand up and say “this is who I am” I’m human I make mi...
Celeste Jackson11 days ago
Growing
He is wrapped up in Santa jammies, towhead bent over sugar crisp cereal and fingers curled around orange plastic; Playing God over a table-top world of mini construction equipment. This is the last ye...
Jewel Guerzo11 days ago
Puzzles
You are someone's missing piece. In your past you tried to make yourself fit into places that were not meant for you, you tried and tried to be loved by someone who couldn't figure you out. You are no...
Marran Dodds12 days ago
The Good Life
The good life. A life that is good. For me, personally, a good life is not one that I, or anyone else for that matter, could even possibly attempt to describe. My good life is an abundant overload of ...
E I A _12 days ago
Young One
Your eyes are fascinated by your hands, And how your hands are subservient to your mind. Your mind is finally putting a face to your mother’s name, And your mother loves you so much. Such that she wil...
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Ariel R.12 days ago
Energy Behind Music
Have you noticed me yet? The little burst of purple in that crowd, the one with her arms stretched high over her head. The one playing back directly whatever command the band gives. I become a differe...
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Ariel R.12 days ago
Be the Light
I stay positive for friends and foes. They're the ones who need it the most. I try to be the light of their lives. Just to keep them one more night. Alive. They need to know someone cares. Love me, or...
Miranda Castillo12 days ago
Mid-Twenties Crisis
At this age, most people say, they were married, had babies, and had moved far away. Far from home, away from Moms and Dads, independent, yet oh so alone. They had cars, jobs, and houses of their own....
A. R. Ambrosi12 days ago
I am a Writer
You can describe me with titles Like woman Or fat Or young Or even old Depending on your own Chronological position in life You can call me poor Or weak Or uneducated You can call me any number of thi...
Sanah N12 days ago
The Woman She Is
From the outside she's wonderful; She's funny, fun-loving, almost always smiling She covers her hurt with all the laughter As much as she laughs, she cries within For none to be in her place. So much ...
Feminism
What are women without their voice? We are nothing, really. Just something to make supper and take up space. We, as women, need to stand up for ourselves and truly try to make a difference in this wor...
Chains Unleashed12 days ago
Chains
My whole life is surrounded by pain In fact, it's made me who I am. Having to hide my feelings fills me with sorrow, as I trudge day after day. I guess you can say it's the foundation of my strength. ...
Megan Freeland12 days ago
Magic
Magic I want to run wild Abandoned and free I want frantic exhilaration To overcome me I want to be lifted To fly through the sky Not forced or induced I want a natural high I want joy to take me And ...
Reagan Ingram12 days ago
The Welcomed Absence of Innocence
I paint your living room from memory. I bought a large canvas with the intent of painting it. I knew you were leaving soon and I had to capture a fleeting memory of the horrors I witnessed through you...
Ioana Selene12 days ago
An Iridescent Reminder to Myself
Lying in bed surrounded by a dim orange light that gleams brightly from the corner of my room. As I close my eyes, the radient colors still linger within the darkness of my mind. All of a sudden, I'm ...
Equal
We are more than just the lengths of our hair The size of our breasts Or the shape of our ass We are beautiful within What your eyes allow you to see is our canvas A shell of a soul Pass the white, bl...
Kimm Smith12 days ago
They
Animals bring us into the present We say we have no time when they choose the moment to cuddle But if we stop and make time we will find that time is just an illusion that slows down and speeds up dep...