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  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    A new day dawns Pink hues stretch across the sky Fading to orange then to gold Slowly stretching limbs Within the warm but suffocating cocoon Let the cocoon envelop you And drag you down into the depths of unconscious bliss But beware, for when you wake the world is unforgiving Stripping a...
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    A chance encounter From the billions of people in the universe I meet you My eyes reply hello The laughter, the fun Everything is so simple I am your ally My hand implies our friendship Secrets shared late into the night Always attached at the hip I only see you My heart whispers I lo...
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    In my moments of peace Where the world is a black film painted over my eyes Blinding And I fall into the abyss Soundlessly deeper … and deeper I wonder How did I end up in this situation Wonder – why I do not scream all the way to the bottom What have you done to me? My body twists and ...
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    Did you notice? Your clothes were just a tad too tight Throwing them away in frustration You turned sideways in the mirror Pinching flesh that seemed looser than your pants You knew it for sure Did you notice? You left the last cookie on the plate And resisted the deadly urge to take a bit...
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    Heaven knows you were far from perfect Just the right blend of safe and ordinary A cup of coffee with too much milk And the spoon revolves slowly Blending emotions into harmony A tasteless mix, but intriguing enough to take a sip Just to experience that small drop of boring I thought this, ...
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    Endless worrying But lacking motivation To the internet! Burying problems Beneath self-created ones Don’t look at the pile Everything’s fine Do not worry about them You still have more time The beast lurks behind Watching and waiting for you To drown in your tears Sense the b...
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    You are over there Radiance and beauty reach To touch another Extending to God Happiness high as heaven Beyond my vision Here the depths of hell -Not one of fire but of ice- Freezes the kind heart World without meaning Where your aura does not touch I am over here...
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    In society’s terms, the date is October 22nd, 2013. The time is 3:42 pm. However, in nature, the date is autumn; time: right now. For nature has no limits, has no constraints or boundaries. Here, everything is unique. No tree copies another and no leaf is exactly the same. Each acorn falls in a di...
  • Poetry > Limerick
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    Little oak, little oak Grow up big and tall ‘Cause even though you take it slow I know you’ll never fall Wondrous oak, wondrous oak Lit up in the sky When you were struck and had no luck I knew you’d never die Grow up oak, grow up oak I know you’re still alive You’re just asl...
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    I stroll through the lot, heading to my car When my friends run over, eyes shining like stars “You know how to drive? Can you give us a ride?” I nod with a smile, and inside they slide I collect their addresses, quick as a breeze But when I reach the street, my mind starts to freeze Which ...
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    Wrinkling and folding Like the thinnest tissue paper. When the light hits, the paper burns to glass and silk Reflecting the heavens on its smooth surface Stretching out to the farthest stars and beyond The only two in the universe Are you and me. Me With my head like scissors Cutting thro...
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    Creation of life At first wide-eyed and pure souled Never to be marred Welcomed by kami Protected from bad demons Cleansed with Harae The life within trees Empowering troubled souls Drive evil away Charms and rituals Bring good fortune and safety Do not fear the dark Death is to ...
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    The one I hate the most, Loathe the most, Fear the most, Is you. Why did I open my mouth And say what I did? Why am I such an idiot? Why can't I just learn To keep my big mouth shut And let my happiness last? I'm sorry I want to apologize a thousand times And make you hate me a...
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    You’ve left entirely, And emptiness is all that surrounds me. I would like to think that if you were still here we’d be happy. You’d hold my hand like you always did, You’d stroke my hair like you always did, You’d smile, We’d laugh, We’d talk, But I know it’s a lie. You wer...
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    As I lay in my bed, Waiting for sleep that will never come, I see an outstretched hand waiting by my head And I wonder where it is possibly from There is no body to connect it to, No face to identify it by, I’m unsure what to do, There’s nothing I can try. If I take the hand, It may...
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    The clock’s tick-tocking so sped up, The only noise it makes is a dull clicking As hours pass in minutes. This is the only sound, And it echoes in the still, dark room. Here time is endless. Speeding and dragging, Yet never moving. A single candle on a small table flickers and flares, C...
  • Poetry > Sonnet
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    Body broken, battered, beyond repair The physical wounds do not hold a chance To the mental scars that bring me despair Mem’ries of abuse stab me like a lance Not true nor false, your reasons have no claim But why do the tears fall upon my face Useless words of assurance don’t hide pain C...
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    I will not ruin the grace of a blank page With my words of forlorn or happiness. I will not create the poem at the edge of my pen, And destroy the calming numbness of the unyielding white. I will not burst into spontaneous emotion, Or let my imagination run wild for all to see. I will not pu...
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    Won’t you, won’t you Take my hand, And let us board the train together. You are, you are Waiting on the platform, And I wish to join you there. We wait, we wait For the train From here to the unknown. Let’s take, let’s take Our first step together, And ride on the train, Ha...
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    You’ve made your confession, but I don’t know how to deal with that Your love is one that can’t be returned To me the meaning of love has gone flat We no longer hang out, we no longer chat Our friendship and trust now must be re-earned You’ve made your confession, but I don’t know h...
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    A loud girl opens her mouth to brag About the project she finished four days in advance. I stare at my blank page and empty research, Wringing my hands in stress. I know I won’t be the best in the class, I know I’m busy with other classes, But all the reasons in the world can’t stop my n...
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    I hear the scream, Rip through the corridor, And echo in the room. I hear the scream, And cries for help, To stop, To go. I hear the scream, In one quiet moment, Then people continue their day I hear the scream, And react, turning my head. No one else turns, No one else cares, I ...
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    The dark midnight It creeps up behind you You turn, your breath ragged Just darkness A bat’s wings flap And you turn from side to side As you run to save your life Owls hoot as you pass Startling you The moon is shrouded with clouds The stars share the toga There is a faint outline of t...
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    Beautiful; glistening; full of despair The tears gently fall onto my face As he weeps, he laughs a low hearty rumble I see the promise of his bright, warm, smile But it is not his smile, I have been tricked again It was only that moment, but I cherished that promise I wish to console him, but ...
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    They wake up from eternal rest To find the world we currently hold They dress like us, they talk like us They walk among us as equals For one night, they can be themselves Slimy, creepy, evil, bloody Some may even take your body Or your friend’s or your brother’s Who is safe? No one is ...

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