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  • Poetry » Lyrical
    Andrew--True Story

    The reality of the darkness I feel was found in your eyes, From two years ago until now. Things will never be the same. Racing up and down the parking ...

    Chevy - Sat Feb 05, 2005 8:51 am

  • Poetry » Lyrical

    I wrote two versions of Heaven, please tell me which one you like better. Heaven 1 The way the angels took me there, The way they spoke, Their words their ...

    hekategirl - Sat Feb 05, 2005 2:15 am

  • Poetry » Lyrical
    Trapped In A Memory

    Running, Running away from something, But I don't know what it is, It seems i'm running from nothing, But I can see it behinde me, As if it wants me ...

    hekategirl - Thu Feb 03, 2005 8:57 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic
    Give a Boy a Gun (MAY OFFEND)

    There's no place to start, Excepting the ending maybe, Where you're sure to feel the impact. There's no one to talk to, Except the tombstone maybe, But you wouldn't get ...

    Chevy - Thu Feb 03, 2005 3:23 pm

  • Poetry » Lyrical
    To My Muse

    To My Darling Muse Flame, my tormentor, stalker, taunter, You are just out of reach, Stretched and jeering face, I see you in the shadows, I see you in my ...

    Sabine - Thu Feb 03, 2005 7:02 am

  • Poetry » Dramatic

    Just a little something that I wrote in German class when we were doing poetry. The translation is at the bottom but you should try reading the German first even ...

    -KayJuran- - Wed Feb 02, 2005 12:15 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic
    Whispers and Wine and Wishes

    The last few days have been a blur Of wine-soaked dreams, Of touches in the haze of drunkenness, A conversation where the last few words were whispered Where my fumbling ...

    Tessitore - Wed Feb 02, 2005 2:18 am

  • Poetry » Lyrical
    sweet fallacy

    smiling is the world's language, expressive joy and happiness. when you look at me, do you see the same ecstasy or a sad masquerade, a powerful distraction so nobody notices ...

    Firestarter - Tue Feb 01, 2005 4:57 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic

    she wears her blood like peach juice on her white sleeve, like the soft sponge of baby skin, creased like melting snow. i wear my blood like beetroot on my ...

    Liz - Tue Feb 01, 2005 7:53 am

  • Poetry » Other
    Tickle-Me Elmos

    I couldn't think of another title, so, that's why it's called Tickle-Me Elmos. Her scuffed black Adidas, inclosing numb feet, The obtrusive blue apron tied tightly around her waste. Her ...

    Chevy - Mon Jan 31, 2005 11:58 pm

  • Poetry » Lyrical
    burn my memories

    stood by the fireplace the letters the messages the pictures the hope all of the love grasped in my hands, waiting to be burnt. i falter that dead end refusing ...

    Firestarter - Mon Jan 31, 2005 6:01 pm

  • 4

    "resistance is futile" your post-it-note smile reminds me - I haven't unpacked and my scarf is still on the floor. I'd put it off but you've written it in blue ...

    marzipan - Mon Jan 31, 2005 4:00 am

  • Poetry » Lyrical

    It was supposed to be a picture in the sunset two hands in public laughter and silence hushed voices in the dark at nowhere o'clock you did not want this ...

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    VariousUndine - Sun Jan 30, 2005 9:05 am

  • Poetry » Narrative
    The Perfect (MAJOR CHANGES)

    She was lost at the bottom of her bed--her sanctuary-- As she stared across at the poster-filled wall That had been there for years. Sitting there, year after year, thinking ...

    Chevy - Sun Jan 30, 2005 12:00 am

  • 20

    paranoid thoughts in tow, i watch the world fill up with snow, and feel the nervous twitches flow. mind still reeling from the blow, is mine the first or last ...

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    scissorquiz - Sat Jan 29, 2005 9:19 pm

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