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  • Poetry » Dramatic, Realistic
    Numb
    3

    Would you rather take the pain or the numbness?


    thegoldenbird - Sat Jun 27, 2020 7:27 pm
    E - Everyone

  • Poetry » Realistic
    Frittering away
    6

    Tomorrow never comes....


    Hkumar - Sat Jun 27, 2020 6:18 pm

  • Poetry » Realistic
    read between the lines
    4

    A poem inspired by a writing prompt exercise I did in my workshop group at a virtual writing conference.


    Magebird - Sat Jun 27, 2020 4:28 pm

  • Poetry » Literature, Narrative
    To School
    4

    Please excuse the title. I generally leave my poems untitled. Here's a poem that deals (rather equivocally) with education and responsibility.


    hashes - Sat Jun 27, 2020 9:50 am
    E - Everyone

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Realistic
    Entry 4 - Its fuzzy
    4

    Memory.


    Cow - Fri Jun 26, 2020 11:41 pm
    E - Everyone

  • Poetry » General, Realistic
    Lost Things
    4

    Things are never really lost...


    Zenith - Fri Jun 26, 2020 7:11 pm
    E - Everyone

  • Poetry » General
    Blame
    6

    whatever.


    Gravitem - Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:36 pm

  • Poetry » General
    Dreamer | A Poem
    5

    A poem about a dreamer with their head in the clouds.


    F. Lockers - Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:47 am
    12+

  • Poetry » Romantic, Realistic
    oh, love
    4

    love kinda sucks


    lulon - Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:05 pm
    12+ Mature Content

  • Poetry » Narrative, Realistic
    What Am I?
    5

    A person can look many ways, depending whose eyes you look through.


    silverquill12 - Thu Jun 25, 2020 3:01 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Realistic
    Entry 3 - Heather
    5

    My first friend... I guess.


    Cow - Thu Jun 25, 2020 4:34 am
    E - Everyone

  • Poetry » Satire, Humor
    The Wise Man of Haikus
    3

    Young shao approaches the wise man of haikus, seeking the answers to questions he has held with him for years.


    sheyren - Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:17 pm

  • Poetry » Literature, Other
    Messy depths of murky words
    3

    The emotions flood the paper.


    whatchamacallit - Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:05 pm

  • Poetry » General
    Tenement Lullaby
    5

    Late night practice.


    Morrigan - Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:35 am

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Realistic
    Entry 2 - What If I'm Wrong?
    4

    A poem following Cow Eyes, a year or two after that poem.


    Cow - Tue Jun 23, 2020 2:31 am
    E - Everyone


People say I love you all the time - when they say, ‘take an umbrella, it’s raining,’ or ‘hurry back,’ or even ‘watch out, you’ll break your neck.’ There are hundreds of ways of wording it - you just have to listen for it, my dear.
— John Patrick, The Curious Savage