LOve this Poem ! Poetry Challenge

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Poetry  |  No Houses

I did not write the poem that inspired this challenge, I am just sharing it because I love it very much.

I'm very ugly

so don't try to convince me that

I am a beautiful person

Because, at the end of the day

I hate myself in every single way

And, I'm not going to lie to myself by saying

There is beauty inside of me that matters

So rest assured I will remind myself

That I am a worthless, terrible person

And nothing you say will make me believe

I still deserve love

Because no matter what

I am not good enough to be loved

And I am in no position to believe that

Beauty does exist within me

Because whenever I look in the mirror I always think

Am I as ugly as people say ?

 

 

 

NOW.....read it from end to start, bottom up.... I love the idea of reverse poetry to say so many things. I didn't write this poem, but it really inspires me whenever I read it.

 

If anyone enters this contest, I will try to do something for them <3 . It's a challenge for fun, so I hope it inspires you, as a writer !


Submitted: December 23, 2020

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M.C.R.

That's is really cool, I don't even get how someone thought of that. It was my first time seeing something like this!

Wed, December 23rd, 2020 10:19pm

KatV

I LOVE this. It is so very creative! Wonderfully written! The writer is so talented! Thank you for sharing!

Wed, December 23rd, 2020 10:44pm

Bruvton

Wow, I love this idea! I'm going to try to think up something to write...

Wed, December 23rd, 2020 11:35pm

hullabaloo22

This is brilliant, Doc. A total turnaround when looked at upside down.

Thu, December 24th, 2020 6:26pm

Derina Peng

Great share! Thank you!

Sun, December 27th, 2020 1:14pm

thumblina Aka vandana

What is this poem.......i have few poems how to send it to you??

Thu, December 31st, 2020 8:51am

Grace 96-M

Ohh!!! This is so beautiful

Thu, January 7th, 2021 2:44pm

dreamcatcher10

Wow! I love the reverse poetry!

Fri, January 15th, 2021 12:39pm

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