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Top Voted Free Verse Poems

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#1
I Am From This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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I am from My green blankey and Climbing out of my crib From playing mermaid in the bathtub. I am from walking my dog, And the noise he made when I step on his tail. I am from my sheep nightlight And Blue’s Clues and the Berenstain... (more »)
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All I Need Is a Friend This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This work has won the Teen Ink contest in its category.
Books fill up my room. Not baseball cards, or pictures of girls, or basketballs. Maybe a blown up picture of … … Pam Anderson might help. Black-framed glasses and a white, pale, lanky body. I should start working out. At least... (more »)
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The Color of Death
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Fire red, peach-orange, and golden yellow leaves flutter to the earth. The lush green trees and bushes I once knew are now on fire. Scarlet, pink sunset, dandelion yellow overtake the trees. How can death create such beauty? (more »)
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Does It?
By , Yardley, PA
bloodstains fall from cigarette clouds like rain onto thick watercolor paper in the space between yes and no, i wonder does it even matter passion red turning to faint blue through time ashes spreading in the wind the planets align... (more »)
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Black Days
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The days are black The nights are bright my world is upside down Nothing is normal not now not ever i am getting very dizzy blood rushing to my head i am all alone, nobody knows how i feel nobody ever will. (more »)
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the Ass who showed the oppisite of love
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i thought he was a dream i thought he was my everything but he flipped it on me i wont smoke weed i wont have a drink and i won't lay without a wedding ring he left me crying he never really cared he broke me with a smile and... (more »)
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The Torrent
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She thought forever’d mean something different, she didn’t know he meant so little time, she was just a toy to him, to play with and enjoy, her heart was in his hands, and his hands with rough and evil, he gave her little... (more »)
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A vision from the window
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Looking from the window,seeing the birds chirp waking from a sleep,having a new kind of dream I often wander how such nature can be? Is it like always or it's me got a new way to see?    May be God arranged  a meeting to decide,... (more »)
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Him.....
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There she stood, Alone within the midst of many, her golden heart, darkened and broken, all by him. He was perfect, or so he seemed, she felt loved, but it was only that, an illusion. he seemed to be her prince, she felt... (more »)
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stingray
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The fast, slick, and graceful Sting ray gliding through the water I stick my hand in the blue as they come I feel the slimy skin as the glide by I feel their graceful fins but then they splash water droplets  ... (more »)
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#11
Shattered
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I sit there in the darkness where the light use to shine i sit there in my own despair  its the only thing thats mine i used to have so much more but now all that is gone i use to have the light at night but that left as of dawn... (more »)
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#12
The Bonfire
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Snow falls Lazily drifting Like flecks Of Ash And with it Comes the wave Of burning wood The stench Of rotten apples Carried by  The wind (more »)
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And So It Begins
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A veil is draped across the stars as the midnight god takes her throne. Blue burns black.   A grip of withered branches pluck her from the sea like an old woman's shriveled finger.   Light weeps down a braided trunk.... (more »)
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Two of Us.
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Two hearts mix like ocean water, Though separated by miles of land. Two minds think together as one, Though great spans stand between. Two souls mingle as the stars, Though galaxies seem to part them. Two bodies hold each other, Though... (more »)
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Maths
By , charlestown, IN
It saddens me how the world can so easily be reduced to numbers. It seems so complex, it seems cruel to just dumb it down. Theres no room to breath, you’re either wrong or right. There’s no room for mistakes, but mistakes are what... (more »)
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#16
Enjoy The Flowers
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Do you ever feel, Like your speeding through life? Like you'll never have enough time? What is life anyways? A light on a leaf? A mouse eatting cheese? Or maybe its you being yourself, day after day. This is what I want you to... (more »)
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