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Elusive Lady

- How desperately he wished he understood her, The elusive lady who had stolen his heart, But every time he thought she was within his grasp Once more she seemed to vanish into the shadows, Leaving him...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Oct 2018

The Four Hundred and Twentieth Warden

- Dear Dad, It’s Julie. This is the letter we always used to wonder about. It took much longer than expected. My timeline runs parallel to, but thirty years ahead of yours, and I’ve grown older here ...

By: julie_slink | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Sep 2018

Juno Beach - Now and Then

-   I sit on the beach, absently raking fingertips through the warm sand while listening to the cheerful clamour all around. My fellow holidaymakers laugh, squeal, shout to one another, their shrill c...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 15 Aug 2018 Editor's Pick

Disconnected

- Leaning as far over as she dared, she peered under the lake’s gently rippling surface. She could see all the way to the silt and rock bottom but couldn’t discern a black rectangle protruding from it....

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 23 Jul 2018

Five Ways to Inner Peace

- Spires of Holiness Burst beams through clouds Crisp air Refreshes my Soul   Harps and Lyres Gruntled melody through din Tympanic sound Refreshes my Soul   Incense and myrrh Invigorated sce...

By: Wordpusher715 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jul 2018

A very ill-tempered woman

- Once upon a time, there was a very ill-tempered woman. She could rage over a silly little thing always. She understood that was wrong. She consulted a Zen Master for improvement one day.   The Z...

By: KazeronnieMak777 | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jul 2018

Food for the Plot

- Let your mind wander, let my mind go too, Together our heads, simply make two. Two little thoughts, drift in the wind, Like a couple of leaves, carrying currents run thin. A momentary look, a rus...

By: TheWordWeaver | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jun 2018

Beyond The Veil

- The time will come for me to draw my final breath, A day which yet my faint hearted soul would deny, The day when I will have to take my last goodbye, To face alone the dreaded moment of my death,...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 May 2017

What is Passion

- What is passion to you Love between husband and wife Their first lover's embrace A date they had to start this life. What is passion to me Walking hand and hand Dreaming of tomorrow Knowing it will ...

By: tonyal | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 29 Mar 2017

Broken Lives : Chapter 6

- It had taken some time for Alex to assess his situation after Arakne disappeared. Of the multitude of supplies he had started out with, only his bag, a few changes of clothes and an empty water sack ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Adventure | Score: 0| Added: 23 Jan 2017

As The Wind Blows

- Release yourself into the winds, Allow yourself to spin widdershins. No better time to be alive, Allow the best to yet arrive. There is no fate, no destiny, Don't cast your lots, sing out, be free...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 28 Nov 2016

Silence

- The world stops, silence prevails It starts again, chaos So much rush, so much greed I think silence is all we need. Everyday day at four, go out and see Beauteous benign beatific breeze bl...

By: Nikhilgaur | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Oct 2016

Always In All Ways

- If I had the power to take the pain away from you, this is something that I so willingly would do; It'd be gone in just a moment with a single prayer filled thought; You'd finally find some...

By: bella685 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Oct 2016

The River

- People have many different ways to find peace When living is just becoming too hard to bear, For some it is in sleep, some have a special place, Others seek the company of lighthearted friends, So...

By: Kavyansh | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Sep 2016

Late Night Drive

- A late night drive, what I need, a chance to embrace the speed, No cash or slips on the line, just me riding the redline An open road, just two lanes, leave behind the dulling pains Nothing nea...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Aug 2016

Hopeless Dream

- I don't want to hear it. All about how you became this way, Or any way at all. Face all the facts. It was your decision to make your life hell, And now you fall. But don't you tell me such a whin...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Songs | Score: 4.5| Added: 21 May 2016

Over the Rainbow

- I'm a sinner lost in a storm Needing to find myself there I lost my innocence years ago My screams fell into nowhere Out of the darkness you came Shining your light upon me You saw what others saw ...

By: HisAmelia | Category: Poetry | Added: 06 Apr 2016

This wish I bring to you

- Christmas time brings all that’s fine, this wish I bring to you. Happiness in all you seek and love the whole year through. Strength to help you through the roughest times and light to guide your way...

By: HappyIdiot | Category: Songs | Score: 5| Added: 08 Dec 2015 Audio version available

Color Me This Holiday

- Color me red and color me green Colors of the season for some Agree or not, just get what I mean Symbols are just that to more than one Snowflakes, bells, crosses and creches Meaning to some but not...

By: gillianleeza | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Dec 2015

Thank you

- You are loved. You are treasured. The world became a brighter place When I found you. You’re the sunlight above the clouds, The warmth that melts the darkness, Guiding me through the storm....

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Nov 2015

When A Child Dies, The Whole World Cries

- Two young brothers are left at home, All by their lonesome selves, The older one notices a new toy, Sitting high up on a shelf. He climbs up and brings on down, What he believes is a toy gu...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Oct 2015

Finally at Peace

- There was a girl, So far down in a deep dark hole. The blackness all around her suffocated her. All she could think about was what it would be like to die. Little did she know, She was alrea...

By: insomniac_00 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2015

Baby Kate

- This is what I owe you My baby My Kate My memory It's that time of year Again I retreat Slowly First within closed curtains  Darkened rooms Under the covers There are no dates or calendars ne...

By: AvrgBlkGrl | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Sep 2015

Somewhere

- Somewhere beyond and out there A place far better than here Where the only way is truth With no room for any lie Where eyes are always open And hearts never become closed A place of brightness and lo...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Aug 2015

I Just Want Sleep

- I am trying to sleep Perhaps I will weep Snivel into tissues About all of my issues Or maybe I will watch A DVD I love films you see I love comedy And action Love stories With...

By: Kiera | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jul 2015

Red Rose

- Something simple Something pure Something peaceful It talks no more For all its history Written in blood Red roses are lovely The color of blood People adore them Why not? For ros...

By: shysiren | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2015

Happy Birthday, Jess

- So much time has passed away, since that night so long ago I know you found your peace and way, no more pain and your end of sorrow You found a path to leave the fray, an escape I could not offer...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 17 Jun 2015

Forgive

- Don’t disdain Don’t refrain Don’t be angry Don’t be lame Don’t be harsh Just save face

By: Crisco05 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jun 2015

The Phantom Worlds of Sleep

- They all have similarity in simplicity, My dreams about women – few and far between. I’ve only dreamed about a handful in all my life. Always short – always warm, My head in her lap, My tears in ...

By: TheGreatValette | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 May 2015

My Valentine

- My Valentine I think of desire, And when I do, I can only think of you, How you smile with your eyes, Making me joyful to be alive. I think of adventure, As we walk this twisting path, On un...

By: ChuckEpoo | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Feb 2015

~Untitled~

- Comfortable. At peace, Contemplating. Not a conversation- -but things privy shared already, And yet, Like strangers we

By: azuma | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 20 Feb 2015

Morning

- As the morning slowly brightens I sit and contemplate the silence And the darkness that surrounds me As a blanket, snug and tight Knowing I must let the day come Though reluctant, so I hol...

By: paulus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Nov 2014

The Dell

- A warm summer day with a little breeze, bright blue skies with cotton-like clouds. There was a happiness in the dell. Birds and the small creatures running around, happy as if not a care in the ...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 27 Aug 2014

This World

- Oh, what a world we live in, I often wonder, are we the paler twin? We pride ourselves on being superior to all; we don't realise our inferiority. Animals, plants, insects and arachnids, We should l...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 18 Jun 2014

Peace

- You haunt my dreams. Every dream turns dark and evil with a glimpse of you. When will I be at peace? I know when death knocks on your door, I will still be haunted. Your presence will linger around me...

By: insomniac_00 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 09 Jun 2014

Quietness

- Quietness That is the sound I hear No laughter, no tears, no pain Quietness Some say it's peace Some say it's happiness No words No pain No sound A clean slate A fresh start Something new aro...

By: girlie4280 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Jun 2014

As I let out my Rage on this Paper

- As I let out my rage on this paper, I close my eyes and dream of peace. I allow thoughts from the past flow out of me. I let go of tension as stress becomes free. As I let out my rage on this paper, I...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 03 May 2014

Waiting For The Tide

- It's sunset and the sky is red, By sunrise I'll be found as dead. I'm waiting as the tide rolls in, Regretting all that might have been. Not caring if I see the light From all the stars or moon ton...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Jan 2014

Peace

- And the crowd roars, worshiping the hero , Above she stands erect , her gaze piercing lost souls , And the crowd bows , obeys the idol , Behold, she rises , her voice thunderously falls , And...

By: Doobie | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Dec 2013

Heavenly Symphonies

- Quite some time ago, a photo in a friend's photo gallery spoke volumes. I felt the following words describe it. I hope they do justice to your photo young lady. You always make me smile. :) Music...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 02 Dec 2013

Birds Can Fly in the Rain

- Birds can fly in the rain, The strong can live with pain. Whatever may befall One's heart can bear it all. Losses come to the best, Even saints have no rest. Blessings will come again Wh...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jun 2013

When I Awake Tomorrow

- When I awake tomorrow  I have a wish to hear Our world is a better place Nothing for us to fear No wars no dissention Only happiness lives No contempt for others Love everybody give...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 02 May 2013

If I die before I wake

- If I Die Before I Wake we as children of christian faith all know this passage knees bent at your bed before sleep as I sit with my morning tea in my graying years my thoughts drift as the win...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.6| Added: 02 Mar 2013

One Day One Hour

- One Day One Hour pick up a newspaper turn on the evening news drive by shooting at your doorsteps cabin burning rogue cop marked as a murder mother killer goes to school and we sit and w...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 18 Feb 2013

Author Of My Own Destiny

- Choices we all must make Some are good some bad Survive or ourselves forsake Be miserable or be glad Grab the ring or make a mistake Bare our soul or stay totally clad Stand tall and stra...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 14 Feb 2013

My First Thoughts of 2013

- Life is too short to spend it in the darkness of ones mind. Hoping this year I can see colors and light, not be blind. Sharing wondrous images, love, respecting all mankind. What are the things thi...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jan 2013

Swirly Thoughts

- Swirl, swirl, swirl, Go my thoughts. Go away, I don't want you! They don't subside, Never let up. Give me peace! I beg of thee, peace! Never, will it happen, So I must put up with it. S...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Nov 2012

CK's Musings

- A soft stillness flourishes this morning. With a crisp feel of fall in the air, a slight breeze touches my cheeks making them burn just a bit. The dawning heavens void of any clouds, only a pair o...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 12 Sep 2012

Rivers flow

- Rivers flow! Thy don't know where. Don't know where thy start. Don't care where the destiny lie. I know they go down. You know they go down. Thy know, it flows to the needy. Thy know, it f...

By: windchimes | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 28 May 2012

A Winter Retreat

- Hours of road monotony the GPS, a self-imposed dictatorship tired, bored, no more beauty in the snow... then a private gateway; a much anticipated spectacle: The Inn. A compelling magnificence. No nee...

By: HulyaY | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 May 2012

I Had A Dream

- NOTE : This was a contest entry for the World Healing, World Peace 2012 poetry contest sponsored by Inner Child Press...it made the Top 30 btw, and is included in the recently released print antho...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Apr 2012

Peace

- Peace tiptoes gently Into my life Letting me breathe Keeping you in my sight. The moon glows and the stars shine so bright; imagine the universe a travelling light. Peace inside me ...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Apr 2012

Breaking Day

- Sunrise cresting over the hill. Breaking calm morning still. Bringing light to the swamps. Dawn awakes, activity prompts. Night sounds fading, so long. Birds sing a melodious song. Raven crowing...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 26 Feb 2012

Finding peace

- It was a year after the Six Day War and so for the first time Israelis could visit Bethlehem, as well as the Dome of the Rock and the Western Wall in Jerusalem as the territory was temporarily under I...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Drama | Score: 5| Added: 04 Nov 2011

I'm a stone.

- I’m a stone I’m a stone I’m not alone Standing here on the shore. Don’t worry I will be here for evermore. I’ve stood the test of time Its sublime. The hours of the day ...

By: courage2bfree | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.8| Added: 14 Oct 2011

Heavenly Light

- I like this light that streams in through my  window and fills my heart  I don’t know what time of the day it is,  or where I am.  I can’t seem to attribute this light to any  particular time or ...

By: alexfenris | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Jun 2011