inspirational

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

Haley Vandyke16 days ago
If I Had Known
If I had known six years ago, the things I know today, I'd have done things differently; avoided all the pain. Id go fishing with my papa, more often than I did, I'd say "I love you" a thousand times ...
Venus Gold Bloom16 days ago
Not Like in the Movies
It ain’t like in the movies It ain’t like on TV It don’t take no hour To get everything I need Now I wish it was that easy So simple it would be If everything I wanted Would all just come to me Life’s...
Jamie Ripperda17 days ago
Away with the Fairies
Love is a shadow. Sylvia Plath told me this the other day. Her voice barely a whisper, Cold hands intertwined As I close my eyes, I can smell the carbon monoxide, My tongue finding it bittersweet. For...
Tamika Vaughn17 days ago
A Black Woman’s Voice
Lord, can you hear me, because I need to talk to you. As I stand here before this mirror looking at the woman staring back at me. I can’t help, but to wonder does the world really see who I am? I mean...
Olinka Peterson17 days ago
Hope
Tiny thoughts amplified, echoing, Creating cracks in my already broken spirit. Visions of despair, reinforced by the paralyzed heart. A tinge of hope deep within Keeps a speck of desire. Desire to be ...
Nalda Parker17 days ago
Why Write?
I began writing poetry at fifteen. At the time I wrote poetry largely as a means of fulfilling an English requirement in high school. I wrote poetry, because my mind tends to give me a string of words...
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Logan Casey17 days ago
Courage for the Writers
What to write? On blank page that innocently lies. It taunts and it haunts and never gives away the secrets it holds. To unfold the magic, Foolishly to proceed with bravery the rivals and knight and h...
Axel Jameson17 days ago
The Mountain
Life is a mountain we’re all forced to climb. Whether or not hiking is your thing, you’re doing it. You come across some valleys, you come across some rivers, you may even come across another hiker or...
Kat Garcia17 days ago
Made for More
Singled out With no where to go. Your friends are all drunk As they put on a show, And you stand there with a drink And your broken heart. Life chews you up And it spits you back out, Is all this pain...
Light in the Sky
Light in the Sky Have you ever seen the world at night when the stars light up the sky When all the lights from earth are off and the sun begins to die Have you ever seen a child’s smile when he or sh...
Julia Corrado18 days ago
1600m
how can a bullet turn into a man? flying on the wings of your heels shouting, "catch me if you can!" piercing the air like a heart thumping off-beat, gripping your chest from the inside pushing your l...
Nicole Gilskilz18 days ago
Survivor
Survivor. One who survives. To exist in spite of adversity. Misfortune. Struggle. The troubles I have faced are not unlike those of others. However, they are underived and authentic enough to call my ...
E. NATASHA19 days ago
The Next Door
To stand in one place For reason neither know Not dealing with fear How do you remember day To precious lesson in pages The past floating behind you Holding memories to release How do you get through ...
Chloe Hague19 days ago
It Is Okay
We live in this world. With these people. There are many things that people suffer in this world. Many of these things are suffered by multiple people. You are not alone. We are taught many things gro...
Shweta Devgan19 days ago
Life
A ship sets its journey by following course of stars, Not by the lights of every passing ship, We all start our journey of life with a planned destination, But only few reach their desired destination...
Steven Krous19 days ago
And They're Off!
Questions of the question mark questions lead to the truth if not, we live in lies toy horses in the shadow of Seabiscuit we could never outrun that horse the same applies to the truth our feet should...
The Lives They Live...
from the potters hands, to the poets thoughts; from the farmers fields, to the dreamer's dreams; it is in the lives they live, the fire burns, in their hearts within. from his sons books, to his stoma...
Mary Benson19 days ago
Symphony of the Damned
<Piano> A spring day, soft winds wafting gently between trees. Flowers bloom; sweet smells drift around, soft pastels covering the ground. A waltz, preformed by two star-crossed lovers darting between...