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Most Recent Free Verse Poems

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The Beautiful Disease
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The monster that spreads all over the world Leaving broken hearts and destroyed dreams This creature is reckless This creature is heartless It will chew you up and spit you out Beware that it's name will bring a curse to you Many want it... (more »)
Steely the Pug
I have a pug like no other.  She snorts and grunts like my brother.  She makes me laugh by the look on her face. When she licks the air and her tounge is all over the place. She's not too cute, too brave, or too smart.  But she's my... (more »)
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Math test
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Pencils tap Children groan Clocks tick 5 more minutes Heads reel 4 more minutes The head aches get stronger 3 more minutes You say to turn it in 2 more minutes  We rush to jot down an answer 1 more minute One question... (more »)
Bruce Springsteen
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She says it pulled over on a dirt road, on the way to her daughter’s wedding. The air is dry and arid, and it forces itself down her throat. Bruce Springsteen's raspy voice is crooning on the radio and her knuckles tap in... (more »)
That Girl
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She sat there listening to streets outside Trying to hide the pain inside She looks around and sees nothing The pain starts to become something   Her friends don't see it Her parents don't hear it All they know is what she shows... (more »)
He loves me.....not?
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What are we Do you love me Do you not Do you think about me late at night Do you think about how we joke Do you think about my stupid moments I do I think about your stupid jokes I think about your laugh I think about the way... (more »)
Reflection
I look in the mirror I see my reflection But in my eyes theres never perfection I work hard To be the best I can be. But in my eyes Theres always someone better than me. I think if I stop Comparing myself to others There will be... (more »)
what i come from
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I come from a small neighborhood, Where few but wonderful kids play. With many adventures I come from my mom and dad Who love me to the moon and back, Who care for me, help me, and would do anything for me. I come from a... (more »)
The Black Cat
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The black cat always sits there Hanging on, bells in a pair Ringing pleasantly, I sit and listen As its dark emerald eyes glisten   I open my window to let it in It walked so quietly, you could drop a pin It pauses to look like... (more »)
I Live Here In My Head
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I live here in my head, you simply never will. Everyone with their taxes, fake lifestyles and stories… lies that they have to live with..their..absence of peace. They think they know the ugly side of life… they have no idea how... (more »)
Escape This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I keep my window closed, the grief pounds against it. Whiskey fills the air, replacing the oxygen with drunken souls, too far gone to ever see the light. We pass the decaying trailers, where broken beer bottles scatter the lawn,... (more »)
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Be Yourself
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I will hold myself to a standard of grace NOT perfection. I don’t want perfection I don’t actually believe in it What I have learned is to work with what I have; To be myself Live life comfortably Have faith Be happy... (more »)
Emotions
By , Kawkawlin, MI
Happiness is reminiscing memories and telling secrets spending time with your best friend facetiming for hours on end, never running out of topics to speak on telling jokes being goofy and laughing until you can’t feel your stomach... (more »)
outside
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Outside lives a girl with a beautiful laugh, That’s contagious, Yet inside hides a girl screaming Her lungs out in unwanted anger. Outside lives a girl with a bright smile, Yet inside is a girl who forgot What a real smile... (more »)
Death
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How do people continue to love their loved ones when they're up above? Even though they cannot see whoever this person continues to be? Yet somehow that person knows whether or not to let another go. (more »)
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Why...?
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Why do people live to die? Why do people cry to dry? Why do people soar to fly? Yet everyone wants more? (more »)
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