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Top Voted Sonnets

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#1
The sky and I
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blackened purple sky cracked with white light dark roars and tortured screams resounding through the night merciless pounding dark & doubting grey & pouting me and the sky so much alike blue on our best days the color of azure the... (more »)
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#2
Walls
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Walls built up to protect from pain, Because of him it still remains, Permanent scars under my skin, I often feel there is no win, I stand up straight and head held high, To often hide what I feel inside. (more »)
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Number 17
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I’m at the ball game sitting in stands. Scoping out girls we refocus the lens. I see this fine girl, I point for my friends. Seventeen killer looks, killing’s a sin, The officers don’t get out the handcuffs. I’m pointing still, I... (more »)
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#4
My Peace and Comfort
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Have you ever felt like you were drowning? I felt like I was about to suffocate. All I wanted was to keep on running. But the guilt inside me would detonate. I felt bombarded by all the questions and I felt detached from all my answers.... (more »)
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Once more: The unsent letter
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Your soft hands caressed my tear-stained face. For you were gentle in times of roughness. I’d wish to see you once more, my love. To look upon thine face once more. To hear the magical sound of your voice would be enough. Were you... (more »)
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#6
We shall meet once free
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Shall ye dance to a mournful beat? Or shall fate interrupt and bring us release? Heaven hath no mercy on the weak, yet lays claim on their tender hearts. Come, take up thy staff and thy rod and join this journey. long and tedious yes,... (more »)
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The Pain
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The girl wakes up insecure every day The hurt ties her up in chains and does not let go Always wonders how to act and what to say This is a war she´s fought and has come to know They have made her think she will never fit in The girl... (more »)
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#8
I Miss You
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  I miss ypu everyday my baby boy. Even though our time was short. You made my days with you fill with joy. It kills me to know that you had to absort.   The way you would eat strawberries and cream. Burns... (more »)
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#9
The Edge
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Edge of despair. I'll fill this air with the sound of desperation. I have a gun and will draw it with no hesitation. To feel the sensation of ruination I swear I am at the edge of despair. Edge of desire. I'll ignite your flame with the... (more »)
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#10
Out of the Darkness
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Pain hidden in the past, Just what, I shall not tell. Only a loving cast, Has been able to break that spell. The pain slowly subsiding, Deep iside this heart of mine. It was once fiercely crying, For several days at a time.... (more »)
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#11
Impede, Recede, and Concede This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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My heart does not beat for you anymore. It powers down, ensuring no emotion. I dare not surrender to your poison potion, But flee from wounds which time could not restore. What a pedestal that has been set, An unyielding power coarse hands... (more »)
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#12
You & Me
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I saw you today, But you're not as I remember. Your eyes no longer sparkle, You've changed since last September. You were so full of life, Yet now you are so cold. Your personality has tarnished, When you once had a heart of... (more »)
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#13
Love Sonnet
Since the day we met I knew me life changed, You made me happy everyday we spent. My emotions rearranged and highly Ranked. It made me realize what life meant. I spend most of my days thinking of you And the love and joy you have... (more »)
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Love’s Mutation This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Release me swiftly from your red-rimmed eyes, I can't bear contrived smiles anymore. No more false greetings with your cheerful guise, Relieve your cracking façade, I implore. Sunshine-filled days and a happy semblance, Amorous gazes during... (more »)
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#15
Silent Sonnet
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The rooms echoed of your laughter today, Yet my ears are begging to hear your voice. I see the sand we stood upon that day, Where we joined the cool smooth ocean by choice. I'm waiting to hear the rush of the waves The bubbling foam and the... (more »)
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#16
Dysfunctional
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We were so wrong, That we made it right. We slept through the day, And only talked at night. We never told the truth, We only lied. We always laughed, When we should have cried. We were never bland, We had to add spice. We were always... (more »)
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