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Random First Lines:This was a poem that I wrote while thinking about how my dad used to watch the show Gunsmoke. Honestly, I was in one of those moods that I just... » Read
My view on the night just before morning.
By Rowan Brooks
Time outlives us all.
South African girl was abducted at the age of 11 by a neighbour and kept underground for 3 years in which he abused her. He made her take care of his child and because he was afraid that people might find them he made them talk in whispers.
one night he went looking for loot and was caught by a...
By Fan Fan
A poem about a young child's innocence and how that innocence, along with some imagination, can brighten life
An sos of souls..
who will save the damned?
Poetry | Updated Sep 9, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
A Song Bird and a Lone Wolf. Melody is a quiet little thing up until her sixteenth birthday where things get a little weird. Melody's life is surrounded by magic that sets her free but she must use her gift to help someone else.
Melody's gift is only weak and Melody beleives she can't help...
Lots of symbolism here. Very personal poem. See if you can interpret my meaning ;)
your wings are all ready melting.
somewhere along the way, we auctioned off my innocence and traded it in for a lapse in faith.
Short Story | Updated Jul 26, 2008 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Obi Shaw
I remember the first time it happened.
By The Underlying Truth
Poetry | Updated Jul 11, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
innocence lost...never regained.
Poetry | Updated Jul 6, 2008 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 9
Its a casual poem about how the pressures of surviving in the world today have led us to forget the kid inside us which symbolizes simplicity,innocence,uncomplicated behaviour and the truth.
Poetry | Updated Jun 25, 2008 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
I wrote this a few years ago. I always think of the book 'Dear Nobody' when I read it - a pregnant teenage girl coming to terms with her situation. This poem stops after blaming the world for her problems and before coming to terms with the situation.
Another inspirational poem. I wasn't really satisfied with it at the time when I finished it, but when I re-read it today I thought it was nice enough to be published.