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Flawless
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They see me and swoon, for I am absolutely perfect. Look at my big eyes and small nose. My raised cheekbones and sultry pose. There is not a blemish to be found, on my perfectly tanned skin. And of course I don’t weigh more than 80... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
My Song
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  My identity soothes me while I have a hard lesson to learn. I don't know what is normal anymore. You're a magician you caught me in your trap. I'm waiting for a signal to escape. You had moved me, all I could see was... (more »)
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Bed Peace
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I stare into the endless void of bright liquid-crystal in my hand, blinking 2:47 am juxtaposed with grays and blacks of shadow stories on walls Wind whispers against the curvature of my bare spine, a small comfort in the thick canopies... (more »)
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The Darkness
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Some days when I turn out the light the tears start flowing freely. Some days when I turn out the light I get real crazy-feely. The darkness is a sanctuary and it is a tomb. The darkness is a place of rest, the darkness is a womb.... (more »)
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The Struggle
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Words are spoken. Your world is broken. And the pain you feel, And the tears you cry Are just a part of what's passing by. Pain drips And you begin to loose your grip On reality and the hope you hold And all you can do is watch it slip away.... (more »)
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A Surprised Frog
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A frog is jumping in surprise when a bare hand opens the hard shell. (more »)
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Mom and Dad
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Aren't you glad you don't know, About when I lied To you? I'm not innocent.  (more »)
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When the Last Grave Has Emptied
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Once alive, now buried under dirt, our hearts beat only with the movement of the earth, and we shift only when the worms crawl beneath our skin, and we respond only when the memories claw at our skin. We can now sink back into we drowned... (more »)
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Yearning
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I feel it And it’s not gentle It’s a wild bull and there really is no explanation If you haven’t felt it you cant understand the pull Of the bull On your mind on your body And you cant understand how even though you don’t want... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
Burning
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Pity this pity me Not a man just a tree Just the darkness between two stars Just a world just a heart Pity them pity me We are alone Blind we cant see I am the darkness between two stars You are the world We are apart Pity he pity... (more »)
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If the world were perfect
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If the world were perfect Id be long gone But its not You’re not And I’m still here So hold me This isn’t love Not even lust Were caught in their silence Were caught on their tongues With no place to run So hold me Life has... (more »)
Subsection: Free Verse Poems  
What Happens When We're Broken
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So the broken boy, And splintered girl Tried fixing each other. And maybe they tried Just a little too fast, Or maybe too hard. Because the promises Disintegrated within months; Their plans shattered, The happiness destroyed, Their... (more »)
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Tamed
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My heart is like an animal, and you, my love, the tamer. You are the very glue that holds me together, and I think you know it. From the first time I saw you pass me in the hallway, I knew that our souls would somehow connect, and you were to... (more »)
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Scissors and a Match This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Her lips always left a cherry stain on teacups- she had more red lipstick than food in the cupboards. Her hair was a coffee brown at the time, tied back loosely around a clip, which made her blue eyes pop. I liked the way she looked. She was the... (more »)
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Nature's Law This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I have been hiding in my comfort lines, Never chasing a single color wept. But I’m tired of lancing in the night, Feeling for dreamers between you and I.   Through realists I hear a clarion horn. Come on, come with me, blue longing;... (more »)
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Make it to me
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Roses are red Violets are blue Ordinary is not a word I'd use to describe you. The thoughts I have are mainly about you but I'm waiting for the day that you'll have them too. The tears that fall are what I'm afraid to see or the veal... (more »)
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