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The story of one claimed by Death... or is it?
I really did write a lot back in 8th grade... I should work on writing longer poems.
This is the last I'll post for now.
By Shakier Samie
This poem represents one of the main characters of the political and authoritative systems of Today : Corruption and maladministered regulations -- which have been given a blind eye by our "leaders".
This is a short story I hope to include in a compilation of short stories, later. It is about a filming crew that is sent to Antarctica to film a documentary on penguins...
Written on reflection of the old year passing and the dawning of a new year. A poignant reflection of the struggle to unshackled ourselves from the chains of our past.
A child is born with a terrible curse. Her mother takes her and flees into the forest to escape a murderous mob. She falls in love with a kind young man, but when he is captured by the villagers, she is forced to make a terrible choice.
While a feeble minded man wrestles with guilt over his infidelity, his illegitimate daughter is locked away to keep her out of the hands of his jealous wife.
By Falcon Villiams
This is a poem I wrote right after reading Ishmael Beah's novel A Long Way Gone; Memoirs of a Boy Soldier. The book documents his life as a soldier in the Sierra Leone Army, and the struggles he goes through to leave that life. My Poem however, only encompasses the time before he was a soldier...
By Ruth Peterson
My definition of LOVE
By Carley Amanda
personal feelings about the lack of emotion [[numbness]] vs. bad emotions
By Lost In Translation
Poetry | Updated Apr 6, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
A limerick about a bit of loneliness, I suppose.
Written late in the nights of August 6th and 7th of 2009, perhaps the early mornings of August 7th and 8th.
An experimental piece, The world is ruled by a one global government founded on the ideas of Humanism, the story follows young Kaylan and Eva as they encounter life n this new world of the future. Kaylan is expected to join the ruling society, as Eva fights for woman to join.
By The Rave
This poem is about the changes that have happend to me... How i use to be and how i am now... It may have some violence or suicidal content... So please if you can't handle stuff like that don't read... If you can please do!.
By Silver Wings
When I wrote this I felt very alone and in a very dark place: I felt there was no-one to turn to or get help from. I felt as though it didn't matter how much I tried I was invisible
By Silver Wings
I spent 12 months with a therapist who decided to retire. I was devastated when I had to finish up as I had spoken my heart to this person and she was the only person in the world who knew of what I had told her. I felt very alone and left back by myself to defend mysef in the big wide world...