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I saw chakras in their billions walking awake, together in lurid luminosity of prosperity
Come, taste the world with me Time wears bright call For plain value Chasing down seconds for centuries Night and day New and old
I was 16 years old when I finally realized that I was gay. When I finally understood why I had so many girlfriends, But could barely speak to other boys I was 16 years old when I first kissed a boy
I have worlds contained within me that hum as I step between them that sigh as I step through shadowed spaces. and dazzling places. a hallway beyond the veil a dark room left wanting
I have seen the tortured minds of my generation rise out of the ashes of insanity naked in new birthborn of one-night stands to fathers angry at street-level poverty looking for another damned fix
The games that little boys playgive them the strength to conquerthat naive drivethey have insidecomes out strong, i’m sure.
Just when life is looking upand things are going great,everyone is being niceand very few to hate.
Forget the world we live infor it will never be life as we perceive it to be.seemingly, we’re just here,attempting to live lifeunder the rule of different pagan societies.
Where does the future lie?i’m afraid someday the future will die.why does the future lieto the race of humanitywho will eventually kill it?
With my eyesi can see the globe turnin’you can tell, from inside my eyeswhether or not i’m lyin’
The challenge we makefrom our own mistakescould be the reasonthere’s so much hate.
My brothers and sisters, We are one family Let us love one another No more prejudice It is time to abandon racism Stop fighting among yourselves End the bloodshed now .
If the world never turnedand the tide never roseand all of the clocks had stopped,where would we bewhat would we doif bottoms all turned topped?
This poem doesn't have a title What do you think I should call it? Does anybody have a suggestion? Perhaps it doesn't require a title This is a poem about morality It’s a subject that will embarrass you
I Was Asked Today To Write A Poem... About Todays’ Tech Age And The String of PROBLEMS That It Now SUSTAINS... From Men To Women To Those... Teenaged... A Piece of Wordplay Can BARELY EXPLAIN... !!!
Now I’m A Hip Hop Guy But DON'T Rock Mics’... !!! Cos ‘When It Comes To My Rhymes I PREFER To... ROCK MINDS... !!! Because What I Write Reflects On This Life... NOT Trying To Flow Tight Or Playing The TOUGH Guy... !!!
Now I’m NOT Trying To Be Funny... But My Artistry Is CLEARLY NOT For DUMMIES... !!! The Types Who Think That Life Is JUST LOVELY... Because They Have Money... !!! So Have NO LINK To The One That’s UGLY... !!!
Unseen and Unheard the smoke torches this small world the earth cowering, shrinking back turning the crust from green to black we're scaring her
Unseen and Unheard The smoke torches this small world Trapped, Stuck in this cage My breath filled with rage, this world hasn't seen Trapped down in this ravine, overuled by the supreme.
Man... Can I Get A Witness... ?!? Cos It Seems That Some People... Just Do Not Know How To Mind Their Business... !!! As If They Can See Through The Eye of MY Needle... Needle As In My Resorting To Sin...
It’s Really CRAZY How We Communicate Now... ?!? From Behind A Mask To Simply Ask... A Question About A Daily Task And That’s Just The Start... !!! From DIFFERENT ROOMS We Now Claim To ZOOM... ?!?
Now They May Stop My Ability To Have Some Stability... Because of A LACK of Earning BIG CASH... !!! But What They WON'T STOP While My Mind State Is Living... Is Verse That Breeds Thinking In Poems I’m Bringing...
So What’s With The LOOKS People Give These Days... !?! As If You’ll Get SHOOK And Then Walk Away... !!! Because of The Gaze Many Choose To Display... As If Their FACE Has Bullets To Spray... ?!?
It was hard to see clearly but the gray lit skies slowly started to perish and blue hues took way into the sky eventually being followed by an array of orange casting across the open fields and coating the trees with its golden light.
Well Now It Seems That There Is NO DOUBT... !!! That Humanity Is Being DROWNED... !!! By Government Clowns And New Tech Sounds... !!! That Have Folks Running Round With Rather LARGE Frowns... !!!
Limit THIS Limit THAT... !!! When We Should Now Really Just... LIMIT ALL OF THAT... !!! Because It’s Basically Chat That’s Distorting Our Track... Don’t Say What You Think If You Are... “ Gender Phobic “... !?!
Now I Come From That... “ GOLDEN ERA "... !!! Where Agendas Had NO TERROR... !!! When Girlies Went For Fellas... !!! And When Wine Was Kept In Cellars... WITHOUT Visions of Marcellus... !!!!
NO BUT ONLY HAPPINESS.
So Will Humanity EVER REALLY COME TOGETHER... ?!? When Racism Factors In EVERY Chapter of Human Matter... !!! When Pale Skin Clans Don’t Like Those With Tans... And Those With Tans Have Problems With Blacks... ?!?
Now If YOU Could SNAP Your Fingers... ? And Make Change That Would LINGER... !!! What Changes Would You Make... ? To Make This World A BETTER Place... !?! Would You Create ONE Race...
Ya Know I Used To Use Dots... Or What's Called Ellipses To Connect My Scriptures... But Now Use Squiggles To Connect The Lyrics That I Sit And Scribble... So I DO Connect Dots With Rhymes I Jot...
Now The Choices You Make Can DECIDE Your Fate... !!! But It Seems That Some Voices Believe There Are Factors... OUTSIDE of Our Choices That Also DO MATTER In Things That Then Happen...
Okay These Days... It’s Now CLEAR To Me That A Lot of Ladies... MUST BE Followers of These Racist Teams.... Because It AIN'T Borrowers Who Get Their Pussies... !!! Now By This I Mean That It’s The Colour GREEN... !!!
Ya Know The World Is FINE It's Humanity's LOSS... When We Decide To Behave Like DOGS... ?!? The World's WAY BEYOND............................. .. PAYING The Cost For Humanity's WRONGS...
Todays’ Speed of Life Is More Than Trife... !!!!! In Fact Like A Rifle It Can Quickly Stifle Or Shake Like Trifles... !!! When Stability’s Made To Make UPGRADES... Just To Keep Pace With Life Today... !!!
It’s AMAZING To Me How People Be.... !!?!! When People Complain They Start To Act Strange... As If It’s ILLEGAL... To Complain About Strain And Societal PAIN... As If It’s NOT OKAY To Talk About The Way We Live Today... ?!?
Some People Have Said That My Poetry Is On The EDGE... !!! Well I Have To Say That I DON'T Concur... !!!! My Usage of Words Is... " On The Virge "... !!! So Here's A Few To Give You Proof...
Now We Know Folks Are GAGGED In Ways That Are BAD... !!! And In Ways That Some Use Within Their Sexual Moves... !!! But What About Masks... We Should Think About That... !?!
Now It’s CLEARLY NOT GREAT For People To RAPE... !!! But It Seems Nowadays That People Get RAPED... In VARIOUS Ways ALL OVER The Place... !!!!! From Those On The Stage To Those Getting LAID...
So Now Government Measures Are Placing PRESSURES... And INCREASING STRESSES... Because of Infections of Corona SPREADING... !!! These Measures Have PRESSURED... The Minds of Heads Vetted As NEEDING PROTECTION... !!!
Now I’m ALLERGIC To NUTS... By This I Mean ... PEANUTS ... !!! But The Nuts I'm Speaking of In THIS Poems GUT... !!! .......... DON’T Reach My Stomach ......... !!!
What Is It These Days With Peoples Ways... ?!? Cos' It’s CLEAR Nowadays That To Get Yourself Fame... You’ll Need The SUPPORT of The... “ LIKE Brigade “... !!! Because Light Has Been WITHDRAWN From How Stardom Is BORN...
Well Well Well..... It’s CLEAR The HARDEST SELL... Is Where REALITY Dwells... !!! But It Does Seem That Media Teams... Choose To Sell REALITY When It Brings TRAGEDIES... !!!
So.... “Just How Far Ahead, Is All of This New Tech ?”... Because It’s Now Become Something That STUNS Like... TASER Guns... !!! That Tech Heads Suggest Is A Way To Progress Humanity’s Ends...
... " The Politics of Things "...
Ya Know I Just CANNOT Do It... Refuse To Now USE IT... !!! Wordplay and Good Music With Spoken Word Movements... Because I’ve Been STRUCK By An Arrow of... " Cupid’s "... !!!
I came back from the future to tell you the things that happened to the world You will not believe me, but your future is my past and this is my history:
Of Course Nature PLUNDERS... And Can Be THUNDEROUS... !!! But It’s Also... WONDROUS... !!!!! And Is Clearly Something That Helps Us To LIVE... !!! So To Go AGAINST That’s Clearly NOT A Wise Plan... !!!
Now I’m NOT A Bloke Who's One Whose... “ Woke “... Because To Me It’s A JOKE... To Be Making CLAIMS In The World TODAY... ?!? As If ONE WORD Or The Things That You Quote Means That You’re OKAY...
Now There’s A Time To DO IT... !!! And A Time To... SHOO IT... !!!!!!!! If Your Thoughts Aren’t Fluid... And You’re Being STUPID... !!! Like... Speaking Out of Turn When You’re Talk’s ABSURD...
So Through Human Existence... There’s Been Much RESISTANCE To INDEPENDENT Thinking... And Now That..... Corona’s KILLING... !!! Resistance Is Sinking Just Like Those Kids Shrinking...
So It Seems To Be TRUE... !!! Lies Move QUICKER Than The Truth... !!! From Boardrooms To Media Newsrooms... And Of Course They Move Through... “Secretive Crews”...
Soaring through the depth of me, are stories I cannot unsee. A chance to break this shift of space, untimely but, it leads the race. Unparalleled to swamps of heat, it pours like lava, leaves the streak.
Now When It Comes To Keeping My Brain Waves MOVING... I Choose To DO IT... Rather Than Refuse It... !!! Because I’m NOT STUPID Or One Who Is Foolish... !!! Now I DO Make Mistakes And Have Made Some BAD Choices...
I've Had This Said A NUMBER of Times … !!! When It Comes To Lines In ….. " My Poems " ….. "Virgil Man, Your poetry is, just too long !" Well Here's A SHOCK Cos' This One's NOT … !!!!! Attention Spans Have CLEARLY DROpped … !!!
Ya Know People Like ME Are A..... RARITY...... !!!!! Because UNLIKE Most Peeps'... We Believe In STRAIGHT SPEECH... That Deals In TRUTH And HONESTY..... !!!!! And Creatively We Embrace REALITY...
So It’s CLEAR Now That We’re Living...
It seems to be impossible for us to live amicably with each other The chief reason is that we do not have love in our hearts Most people only think about themselves and their families
You, It's been you since the very first day,Those hazel eyes like the alps beneath the bewitching sunset,Stars, embedded like diamonds in the sky, like your soul embedded in mineTogether we enkindle hurricanes, But I boon my rainbow in your arms A
AGENT OF CHANGE
These feelings consume my bones, as a distant depression arose, those feelings of freedom and destiny are dethroned. I would not have been happy, but would I have meaning?
So Who Now Knows Which Way To Go ... ??? In This CRAZY Time Where Corona Vibes Are TAKING LIVES ... !!! And Where Protest Lines Are Now Causing Fights ... Because of Race Ties That REALLY AREN’T NICE ... !!!
A soft breeze flows seamlessly Through a forest the size of the world A tree feels the featherlight touch The generous moon places upon it
Now When It Comes To Blacks... Who CLAIM To LOVE Black Clans... When It Comes To Their Getting Cash...
Ya Know It Truly Is... INCREDIBLE... !!! The Effect of Seeing A FlexibLe Woman Who Is... SEXUAL... !!! By This I Mean She's Credible Cos' Her Mind's BEYOND A Vegetable... With A Bod' That's Far From Spherical........ !!!
It Seems That MISINFORMATION’s Emanating From Stations... From Food To Education To This Corona Situation... !!! It Seems They’ve Been Relating A LOT of FALSE Statements... ?
So Most People Now Know That When It Comes To Rap Flows... That EXQUISITE TIMING Is Needed When Rhyming... To Have People Liking The Rhymes You’re Reciting... !!!
Now I’m JUST Planting Seeds Through Verse And Poetry... That I Now Use To Speak On Yes... REALITY... !!! So Of Course My Verse Deals With DIFFERENT Beliefs... Like JUSTICE, PEACE And EQUALITY... !!!!!
If we have life If we have love Our would be impeccable No more lies Only truth Just me and you in this world No more lies No more anger No more hatred No more insecurities
So The Time Has Come To Have New Years Fun... Because The Year 2020 Is... Finally Done... But What A Year 2020 Has Been... !?! It’s Been A Year of FEAR Due To This Viral Disease... !!!
So What Does Revolution.... ? In TRUTH... Mean To You... ? Fighting The System Or Being A Villain... Whose Mission Is Fuelled By CASTRO Type Views... ??? Now There Was A Dude Whose Visions Were Viewed...
The new year eve is the time for a celebration This year though there are more reasons to do it The year that's about to go was no less memorable The world was forced to wage a battle against a virus
A PLACE We lived in a society where false is welcomed. And Where people flee from the real.
It's...... ... " The Writer In Me "... Who Writes Poetry …….
Like Most People I Try To Show GOOD Judgement... !!! But It's Easier Said Than Done For Sure... !!!
DAMN These... Liars And LIARS... !!! Aren’t These Folks TIRED... ?!? of ALL of Their Lies, Deceit And YES Crimes... !!! Cos’ It’s A CRIME To DENY The Truth From The Minds...
Now It’s NOT About Making... PREDICTIONS... !!! It’s About Airing Opinions Within The Things I’ve Written... Because NOBODY Can PREDICT What The Future Will Bring... !!!
Now It's Clear That I’m A... Creative Dude... But I REFUSE To Choose To Let WILD Talk Loose... !!! I Choose To Use Wordplay That’s Shrewd... When It Comes To News That Fuels Our World View...
Folks It Is A ... " Fine Line " ... !!! That CLEARLY DEFINES ... The Road That I Walk With Words That I Rhyme ... Cos' Words That I Talk May See Me In Court ... !!! WITHOUT Sean Or ... " Just Cause " ... !!!
The Dreamer I can't give up still I keep my head up. Living my life in dream what can I do? Trying to survive in this tough game.
No past failure ever stops you from Moving on again. Today try improving your skills in order to enhance your chances of Winning, life ends when we halt dreaming.
Never stop learning because in learning there Abides teaching and likewise in teaching, learning dwells. both the lecturers and schoolers has somewhat to teach the
I wish I be a winner, for I've came a long way & still I got so far to go being a racer. Ride all day I think I lost my way. But love on my mind ain't a player.
Now I Have To Say... That In These Strange Days... My Use of Wordplay Is In A RICH VEIN... !!!!! From Reflecting On Things That Are Proving To STING... !!!
Like Reggie DONE SAY... It's Time For Some ACTION... !!! The Use of Wordplay To Stand AGAINST Factions... Political And Criminal By Use of Verse That's CRITICAL...
It is time that the international community wake up to the absolute nonsense that the United States has been doing. The foolish aim of the United States is to control the world with bad influence.
Now I’m A Man Whose Mental... …………… TAPS ………… !!! Into Spoken Words And Poetic Verse... About This World And How It Turns... So My Tap Runs And RUNS And RUNS... !!!
So When It Comes To Poems... My Styles Are... FRESH... !!! When It Comes To Subjects... Like How We Humans BLEND... And CREATE... Children... !!!
It Seems That Folks SHOULD PREPARE... !!! For This Phrase I Now Share That Clearly Will SCARE... !!! For Heads Now Aware... That The World May Be Heading Into A NIGHTMARE... DYSTOPIAN... YEAH... !!!
Now We May Have Had... A FEW ... !!! Who Were Seen As........ “ COOL “........ Who Made Positive Moves To Uplift Black Groups...
Ya Know... I REALLY AIN’T About THAT... !!! Running Chat That’s CRAP To PLEASE These Clans... of CANCELLING Gangs Who Behave Like The KLAN of Ku Klux MANS... !!!
"Who run the world? Girls," Beyonce once said. It really is the truth, though. We girls are capable of Taking the world with our own Two hands and ruling the globe. Anyone up for world domination?
I may come across as a Stubborn, competitive, and Argumentative person, But I'm just fighting For what I want, so... The world is an immensely Competitive place,
Honestly, people. Come on. No-one is better than anyone else. We all have something That makes us special. It's our differences that Make us beautiful. How boring would it be if
We love and we hate, We hug and we fight, But we come back togther Because we know what's really important: Stay at home and wear our masks, Keep our distance and Still stay connected,
So Who’s REALLY CLEAN In Our Societies... ?!? When It’s Clear Now That Money Is MOSTLY... DIRTY... !!!! Now By This I Mean That It’s Made By Teams... Who Are Prone To Deceive And Are Mostly WEALTHY... !!!
So Today I Heard Rhymes... By The Man DEFARI That Just BLEW My Mind... !!! Because of The Vibe of His Rhyme Design... Because He Spoke About WHY...?!? In These Days And Times...
They shake their heads when I have "too much hope" for the world. I give people the benefit of the doubt. I try to believe that everyone has some good in them. They just say, "If only you knew."
In a world full of ruin, Only the strong will survive. Not just the strong in build; Strong in mind, strong in heart, and strong in soul. There will be sacrifices to be made,
So This... “ Cancel Culture “... Now Seems To Be Structured To RESTRICT Numbers... And Now Be The CONDUCTOR... !!! of What Folks Say And What Gets Played...
Kids on computers, Parents out of work. The climate's changing And Earth is dying. Stores are closing and The streets are empty. There's smoke in our atmosphere, Poisoning our air.
So... Corona Movements And Now Education... Are Creating A World of CRAZY CONFUSION... !?! COVER Your Face ALL Over The Place... !!! But When You Eat Food And Take Food From Your Plate...
I'm in the passenger seat; It's nighttime and I See the city lights Flashing right on by. As I look out the window I can't help but feel So infinitely small and Insignificant.
We are the generation In which the world has Placed its trust onto. We are the future. They've been saying this Since we were only children. It's all up to us.
how can a nightmare be so bright of a world filled with darkness of the bright, its shining light that leaves people with badness the dark meets the light in eternal scilence
It REALLY Is An AMAZING Thing... !!! To See How QUICK Some People SWITCH When PRESSURE Liks’... !!! And NOT The Type of Pressure That Brings... BAD Weather... !!!
Well It Seems Nowadays THAT..." Black Lives Matter "..... ? Well I'd Say THE HUMAN Factor... Is What We SHOULD RECAPTURE... !!!!!!!! IN FACT What I Mean Is... "Capture"... !!!
Not very often a stranger becomes an integral part of our lives Is there a better illustration of this truth than the pandemic Corona Eight billion people of world are facing every day, every hour, every minute
So What’s Coming Next... ? Now That The PRESIDENT... Has Caught This VIRUS... ?!?
Ya Know I’d Rather See... " CALM "... Than ... ALL THIS ALARM ... !!!! MORE Welcoming Arms... LESS Guns In Young Palms... The Use of Napalm... Has Left MANY HARMED... !!!
MAN These HOSTILE Environments REALLY NEED RETIREMENT... !!! From WINDRUSH’ Scandals To... Black Lives Battles... These Environments RATTLE And HERD Like... CATTLE...
God created world but wasn't very happy for what he saw Thought how could He make it better and more interesting He wasn't sure what He needs to do and pondered for long
Now My Name’s NOT Shaggy... But It’s Clearly NOT ME Who Will EVER Be... A Star Like Those Who Hold BIG Shows... Where Droves And Droves of People Go... !!!
So James Baldwin’s Words Would Appear To Be FACT... If You’re Creative And Black And Are Down With The Alphabet Gender Pack... !!! You’ll Get FAST Tracked Into... Earning Cash...
Now Construction Is A Word When Applied To... " Verse "... That NEEDS PROPULSION For Your Words To Be Heard... !!! To Construct Or BUILD DEMANDS REAL SKILL... !!! If You're Trying To ENLIGHT Through The Words You Write...
Okay The Vibe To Write... Is Now A Part of My Life... It’s Just A BEAUTIFUL Thing... !!!
Excuses Excuses... So MANY EXCUSES... !!! For The Type of Looseness That Has Embraced NOOSES... !?!
Nobody can put a price tag on love You can get love anywhere for nothing The greatest emotion is not for sale Loving is not something that is hard to do What does it require to love someone?
You May Be Good With LAND... ? But That DOESN’T Mean... That You’re Good With MAN... Or INDEED... WOMAN... !!! Or INDEED Of Course... With... Your Children... !!!
Now When My Mental DRIVES My Mind To Write Rhymes... Their Range of Wordplay... Spreads FAR And WIDE... !!! From Social Crimes To Relationship Strife... To The Type of Things With Societal STINGS... !!!
Ya Know The Human Race... Seems To Move These Days In Ways That DISPLAY... A LACK of Respect For Coming CORRECT... ?!? From Corporate Sects To The Streets Where Feds'... KEEP KILLING Men To STOP Violence... ?!?
It Seems That MANY Are Living With... “Limited Vision”... !!! Cos’ They’ve Fallen Victim To Being Those Willing...
Now If You’re...NOT A Writer... Let Me Explain To Y’all... That It’s True That Our World’s... A Lil’ DIFFERENT To Yours... !!! Because We Choose To THINK... About What Y’all... Ignore... !?!
These Days It Seems... That They’re A Force With PURPOSE...... !!!!!! This New Breed of Human VERMIN... !!! Which Is Why I’m Now An Anti-People Person... !!!!
I sincerely miss Playing With The child inside But now he cries. There was a time When he could see sunshine But now he's scared He came to life unprepared. On the ground he lay
Look up to the sky friends, Can you see the coming end? Red rock falling from the sky, Hidden by flames, beautiful disguise. Say your last prayer, beg for eternity; The unlikelyhood no longer worries me.
Let the world say that I am mad, Or let me allow saying that the world is mad, For I don’t seem to understand its everyday running discourse,
A dreamer stole your heart a year ago. You told me goodbye and ran off with him. But I know that in time he will leave you. And you will surely regret your decision. .
Inspired by Michelle . The author says, love is for you, love is for me And love is for the birds that sing so sweetly .
THIS Piece of Poetry Is To... My Mans'... !!!!!! Whether... GOOD or BAD... !!! RESPECT To BADMan... NOT For Being BAD... !!!
Now I Waved GOODBYE To... UK Coastlines... Because There Were Vibes That I DID NOT LIKE... !!! But THIS Set of Rhymes... Speak On Waves That Now Rise of The CORONA Type... !?!
Now These Words Are TRUE... And NOT From Some Cartoon... Where A Dog's Being Used... !!!!!!!
So NOW There’s A SURGE... of... UNSETTLED Nerves... !!! Because Corona’s NEW Curve... Is INCREASING INFECTIONS... In... CERTAIN Directions... !!!
“Testing Testing One Two Three ! that’s right, keep your distance, about six feet ! Form a queue please, and keep it orderly, because we’re testing to see if any of you have the Corona Disease !”
Noticing every trivial thing in my way Appreciating the beauty of every other day Not letting any moment go to astray Not knowing if its March, April or May That is how I'll spend the end of my days
Long lost lovers reunite at break A world free from woes, a world without pain. From every passing night to every blooming day, The warmth of the sun distants itself from the age.
In A Time Where Zones... Across The Globe Are... “CLOSED”... !!! To AVOID Being... Bro ken... !!! I Think That It’s Wise To Keep Our Minds OPEN... !!!
Okay So What EXACTLY Is... " COVID-19 ".... ?!? A.......... (C.O.V.I.D)........ Certificate of Vaccination ID... ?!? Take A Moment And THINK... Do You Get The LINK... ???
Contrary To Chat That I’m An ANGRY Man... !!! I’m More Relaxed... Than A Laid Back Cat And That’s A FACT... !!! But That’s NOT The Track That This Poem Maps... !!!!!!!!!
To determine self worth on a sliding scale strung so precariously How melancholic is this! Tendrils of doubt embedded superficially On the surface of marbled skin. The varying shades of gray-
Ya Know These Days... " What I'm Seeing "... Is... WAY Beyond Believing...... ?!? BURNED DOWN Ceilings... Cos' of Government Dealings... Now Leaving People GRIEVING... !!!!
It Seems That People Are Now Thinking... Exactly... “ Which One Is It ?”.... An Epidemic... Pandemic.... Or Is This A... ...... “ PLANNED-demic’ ?!? “......
Ya Know I Like A GOOD Show ... When It's Done ... WELL ... !!!!! From Concerts To Dramas ... To Flicks That Hit HARDER ... Than ... ABUSIVE Partners ... !!!!
INDEED It's True ... !!! CERTAIN FOLKS Are ... " Cool " ... Well Schooled And IN TUNE ... With Making SMART Moves ... !!!!! While CERTAIN FOLKS CLEARLY ... Like ... ACTING The FOOL ... !?!
I Bear NO RELATION To... IGNORANT Nations... !!! Cos' My Mental GESTATION Seeks UNIFICATION... !!!
So It Seems That Extensions... Are Now Worthy of Mention... Because In Times Like These... Where This Corona Disease... ... Has People SCARED... !!!!! Extensions Prepared... Are Not Being Impaired...
Ya Know I Choose To Do Things... PROPERLY... Instead of Making A MOCKERY By Representing SLOPPILY... !!!!! SHOCKINGLY ... I Find Most Minds Are Now Inclined... To Think Like Shrinks When It Comes To THINGS...
Okay So This Verse Speaks... Upon ... " Biblical Themes " ... Because Words Like These... Now Really Don’t Seem To Have Too Much Worth...!?! Because The Meek ARE NOT Inheriting The Earth... !!!
So What’s Happened To The CHATTER... ? About... Black Lives Matter... ?!? DON'T They Matter NOW ... That Coronas Around... ?!?
Now YOU MUST Know The Saying ... ... "Opinions and Assholes, are one and the same !" ... EVERYONE's Got One Even If They Are ... LAME ... !!!!!
My Fellow Writers... PLEASE... ... Hear Out My PLEA... !!!!!!!! Everything You Now Write Doesn’t Have To Be... Designed In Line With Corona Themes... !!!
It Seems That We’ve Now Found An Issue That... " SURROUNDS "... !!! The Question I Have‘s ... " So What’s Fake Now ? "...
We are not heroes. We are just people, trying to survive. You and I, are not equals. You work from home while I... I work to ensure that I get to keep mine.
So Are You A... FOLLOWER of Trends... ? Or Are You A... " Trendsetter "... ? ... " COME FORWARD MY SELECTOR "... !!!!!!!!
I Really Think ... That What’s Happening ... Can Bring Good Things... !!! Like MORE Thinking And LESS HATING... !!! Because In These Days Why Would You Embrace... Ideas of Race Hate When You Are Forced To...
So We’re In A New Curve Within This World ... Social Distance Observed By People In Herds ... of Cattle Now Rattled By ... " Corona Battles " ...
Okay So Now Everything’s... “ COOL “... Because Now The Worlds People Are All Facing Curfews...
So The HOT Question Is THIS ... " How Serious Is It " ... ?!?
Stop, stop, stop Tired of this world And all the sorrow in it I am tired of myself even though I’m tied with it Lips are stitched together Words are muffled in mouth
So Things Have STEPPED UP Now ... To What Clearly Amounts To A ... GLOBAL Lockdown ... !!! Cos We’re Facing A War ... UNLIKE ANY Before ... !!! But Who’s Really Sure What They’re Fighting For ... ???
Now Virgelements' Set Precedents ... For Sentiments Fit For Regiments ... Where Expression Deals In LEVELLING ...
So ... Where Exactly ... Is Humanity ... " Heading " ... ?!? Because Now It Would Seem ... To Be A ... Global PANDEMIC ... !!!! But Hey People Sometimes ... Can Be Truly PATHETIC ... ?!?
Digits on the screen cannot measure the grief, But they tell us; how to keep safe ourselves. Distance he gives you is the surety of your life, Closure of the borders is not the alarm of its depths.
When we were young We were so childish We loved to dream To sing, to dance And never worried about a thing
My fire comesfrom mother's joywho waddles and standson bending knee, breaking backfor the joy of me.I am inspired. My fire sparksfrom your heart and mine
I agreed when she called the world ugly, When she whined it was a washed-out warped place. Said I hated when weather was sunny, Scorned sensations of summer on my face.
Some days I wonder what my life would be like If I opened the door here And closed another there Some days I wonder how the match didn't strike Yet if I wonder enough Can I see a new me?
Dear Parents, You raised me from a babe It’s something I don’t know why you would put yourself through But you did it for me and for that,
I used to detest life. Sometimes I still do. It was deep yet shallow and still I could not find my place Above the waves
If I could change one thing about society,I don’t know what I’d do. Everybody is always telling me,‘Change starts with you!’ Well, I can’t fix our climate, Or gain world peace. I can’t make everyone rich.If I did, it’d soon decrease! It would flow
Can I hear one? A real one for just once. A poem about our children, and why they need healing from their parents decisions.
I Move In The DARK Like ... Deep Sea Sharks ... Therefore My Bite's WORSE Than My Bark ... !!! Why HATE Because My Skin Tone's DARK ... ?!?
The world is full of sights to see I just hope to experience every tree All the flowers, plants, bushels, and greens are beautiful creations held held in high esteem The people I meet keep my spirits high
Biodiversity makes up Earth, that's my decree. Animals big and small don't forget you and me I got a couple things to say about saving the Earth,
Conspiracy ... ??? Theory ... ??? Or .... REALITY ... ?!? This Is A Dilemma ... That Needs CLARITY ... !!!
I often watch trees, because I actually like them I may love them really, but regardless I find them fascinating: Standing upright like power poles or bent over like blades of grass in wind
Children of the lion. Biding to be free. The motherland of the people. Cries with the trees.
Coleceanth Have you seen the rain at night Lumined down by city light? It pounds upon the asphalt here Makes fountains clear as crystal tear.
You know it seems that through life Propaganda and Lies are fed by those guys who wear corporate ties So ... DON'T be surprised if your life seems contrived
In our world .. .. .. If you keep in touch with it, you can feel others bleed. You can see what they see. It’s not make believe
Wake up in the mornin'. Suddenly, I'm in a dream. Everything looks so real. What could this mean? I get up, look around. My face turns into a frown. My heart starts racing.
I was happy, TV nightly, As a family, Simple pleasures, ‘Any Umbrellas?’ Family holidays, I was happy, Perhaps the world was happy, Or happier at least.
They say insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results. Yet grass continues to grow every time it is cut. The sun continues to rise every time the moon has pulled it away.
This world today is a tangled mess of opinions and hate and opinions and wait. Stepping outside is like stepping into a court room except both sides of the room are calling me guilty.
My attitude is mine, it does not reflect on you personally I do not have the energy for that Not to mention the world revolves around the sun not you My attitude reflects on my inner workings
I am a man A simple, 2 bells and one whistle man. I do not fear my existence. I just am. My saying this should not offend you. I certainly mean no harm.
Why are you slacking? Don't take shortcuts Don't do hacks If it won't kill you Keep trying Just Try Why are you crying? Don't be depressed Don't be scared
When sleepless nights became a habit The days I woke up tired When trick stopped working, counting white rabbits The day I was first hired In this world there’s nothing but greed
We are no longer kids with pigtails and braces On the cusp of winning bicycle races We are adults and we have grown older and bolder With more responsibilities to shoulder
The world through a child's eyes Everything is so beautiful So new So innocent You grow with others Learn new things
The world through a child's eyes Everything is so beautiful So new So innocent You grow with others Learn new things As you learn The world shifts a tiny bit Seeing the ugly
I'll wipe my tears when they fall, I'll hug myself when I need warmth, My feet will stand when I am down, And my lonely soul will bear my story, oh poor heart bear the pain, Showcase your scars with pride,
A golden beam of sunlight shines through scattered patches. Gold reflects on every surface. The trees illuminate in a sunny yellow, Signifying the timeless beauty that fall has bestowed.
"We are all afraid", what a cliche. I'm not scared, the world molds me, I'm its clay.
Followed the line, had to follow their rule. Drew the line, had to make own rule. Looked the starting point, people began following my rule.
Closed my eyes, saw the whole world. Opened my eyes, saw nothing.
One day you're home, and then another you are left all alone. Abandoned, gone, and lost. Looking around like theres been a holocaust. People say life is black and white-
at leastyou and iat most just the same
A letter to humanity, With every new opening eye, I cry A new sigh, a new eye Born into this world Into the flames of splendor do we find ourselves to be
A letter to humanity, With every new opening eye, I cry A new sigh, a new eye Born into this world Into the flames of splendor do we find ourselves to be
I speak my wishes into existence. I will no longer go through this self resistance. I set myself free to fly amongst the sea.
The world is as small as an airplane and as big as however long of a trip you take.
She said she was strong but was really weak. She tried happiness but never seemed to find it. Life never seemed easy for her. Why does everything go so wrong? I need to find love to save me from falling behind.
If You Know Thyself then you know the world Motivated by madness and driven by desire, dive into the pool of passion and swim deep as you can. If You Know Thyself
Our world is full of complexity that we face competitively. One thing we dread is the future in our head. "Hush!" the powerful say, wanting us gone far away. Quietly we move on,
I think I might stay in my bedroom today my mother didn’t tell me when you stepped out you’d be a needle in a stack of needles, polished metallic grey ripped enough to poke the earth and sadistic enough to watch it bleed.
Looking back now There are many events I wish I could change. People I trusted, People I loved, People I hated. Oh how foolishly yound I used to be.
I want to speak one more Language That everybody can easily speak Same as our food and the beverage If not, it means, we are weak
The Earth is not here for itself. Does nobody understand the brevity of the situation? The world needs us. It needs the boundless energy of our children, The stories of those wisened by age.
The sun Set on the King, His crown gleaming as he, Shrieked with hatred That the sun was commanding the attention Of the world.
It was something charming about it. It was a world of happiness were all your dreams came true. You felt like home and it smelled like childhood. She liked this world because it was the only place she felt loved.
You are what made me. You are what brought me to my knees. You are what rose above me in triumph. You are my downfall. I am what made You. I am what made You able to tower high above me.
When I ponder about life's existence, I have patience rather than vanity In the American experience- USA, with gloat, loses sanity; Grasping this entire world of disorder,
in a world so blind i am the only one who can see the damage that has been done, the pain that has caused so many to bleed. a world built from a dream forced into a reality
the mountains helped her breathe, and become who she wanted to be. they guided her on her way, and watched over her night and day. to her blooming heart, the forest was a piece of art.
beat beat beat maple branches touch my jumper sneak in to pair of cloth go straight to breasts leaves glitter dog stumbles woman overlooks ray spears her chest
"Somewhere", spoke the grey lips in the wall.Somewhere before sunrise,before the first bird crows to dawnand the apathetic are yet to uncurlthe grit that gathers like dustbetween the fold of shallow eyes.
My dreams are so big It’s hurt small minded people They can’t wrap their minds are my big dreams So instead
He had the weight of the world on his shoulders, but the universe on his mind.
We are not from this world We are not in this world We are not on this world We are not of this world We are the world, The air in our lungs Is the air that circuits this planet
There are some boys who talk in gamesAfter they get hard they say One must remember about his love without blameFirst say I remember my teacher when he was angry You must work you must studyTo make your country above in a way To let the enemy run
There are some boys who talk in gamesAfter they get hard they say One must remember about his love without blameFirst say I remember my teacher when he was angry You must work you must studyTo make your country above in a way To let the enemy run
Like a wildfire, it spreads The hatred, the anger Like a domino effect, it follows The pain, the sorrow Driven by rage Control is lost
How come, Those who hold their secrets, Those who hold their tongue, Those who feel the most, Are the ones who
Pretty bird fall away Pretty bird come and play God made us out of clay But we don’t give a shit not even a prayer of thanks We live in a world where I don’t care is the coolWe live in a world when not giving a fuck is praised Killing our broth
Caramel like apples, sweet and nice. Dark like chocolate with a red cherry undertone. Yellow like the flower, pink in shades of lemonade. Pastel, light, and soft as a dove.
I am laughingThat I can be dummyBut I am still laughingAs the world looks badlyAnd the time passed quicklyI found myself lazyI am toughing that I am triflingAll are passed to me and runI look to the time in runI am searching ,searchingTo find myse
I’m just an empty husk without You: Striving without ever thriving, Running hard but never arriving, Dragging my way through life, only surviving, Wishing I could run and hide.
It's late in the night i hear the crickets chirping to the sound of their own little songs, in the open field with a bunch of chirping crickets is where my heart belongs.
Blessed God opened my eyes this morning rather it is sunny or clouds, I am here to see another day and I am so grateful proud.
What Is Sex Really About? Someone once asked me, what is sex really about? Is it when a man climax and your name he utters out? Is it the intimacy of the act between a woman and man?
all the places you go taste the history breathe the stories the essence the air heavy with magic take a sip of the soul of the land then leave a bit of you for the next traveler
Silence can kill a game. Silence has much shame. Silence rings with pain. Silence does not end with change. Silence keeps fears locked away.
The stars, Like headlights, On the New Jersey Turnpike, Stuck in constellation traffic. The moon whispered my name
My most feared tormentor, that hushed sentry Guarded in its webbed domain, transfixed by its prey, Whether it be me or a sly housefly grappling against its threaded prison.
We create the worlds we want to live in because Reality isn't good enough for us, but what we never realize is:
Many can say that Poetry is a simple concept However, they probably don’t understand that it’s difficult to create a piece of literature with technique, symbolism, and depth
Historians agree that our ancestors lived in caves. Sheltered under a rock, we adapted to walls, a safety mechanism. From caves to townhomes, we kept our walls, built a fourth one, shaded the windows,
When I think of the world I'm afraid to look at what it has become. People struggle through the darkness that has risen all through out the pastures of their very land.
As I read a poem about life, I realize that other people go through like me, Some people have pain and strife, Yet a few have so much hapiness which they can see, Still others fight for what they think is right,
Hark! What deviousness draws near As dreary durges sound in the ear While weary soldiers are soon ensnared by wormfood wisdom which fouls the air Wake the sluggish world lest
What does the world have on us? lets set ourselves free we're under this fake world's shadow, indeed! i keep asking how can the sun keep shining after going down the sea
Poetry taught me how to be proud of myself When I used words that expressed things heartfelt A message that I believed in. Poetry taught me how to express Things that I couldn’t naturally profess
The thing about the earth is that It isn’t round Because god made it like that. It’s so the sound of my voice doesn’t Touch yours.
Living my life filled with lies. Am I wrong to say that I'm living this life full of lies? Every day I look up at the sky Wondering, what is it that signify and dignify What I'm to do with this life?
Beautiful words can be empty just vocabulary added together for the purpose of being lengthy beautiful words and poetry, listen up because there is a difference one is cute to look at and the other one breeds reverence
Through my fogged up glassesThe world looks somewhat softerA crumb calmerA fraction friendlierIt looks adequately welcomingmore mellowslightly sweetBut just for a moment.My glasses clear
We live in a world where violence is the answer. That's how states and empires were built. amd also how they fell. Although it is often looked down upon, it is always resulted to,
I settled into the porcelain coffin, tiny bubbles and waves rippling, cascading over the past and the present. My feet rose with the crack, an existential break in the mold of
I never learned how to apply for a loan. I had to ask my mother how to buy a home. My mind nearly collapses Trying to file taxes. Yet I feel like I’m expected Not to be protected
A Poem, a poem, What is this thing? Poetry, a thought That is the crowned king. If we could see The world truly, We would know that All things are poetry.
SHE WANTED THE WORLD IN HER HANDS TO RULE THE LAND AND SEA SHE WANTED THE WIND IN HER HAIR AS SHE SPED IN HER BENZ SHE ALMOST HAD IT ALL BUT THEN SHE MET HIM SHE FELL FOR HIM
Where did the serene blue skies go? What happened to the crystal clear waters? Blackened nights and darkened clouds Leave creatures and humans suffereing, Suffocating, crying, dying.
Everybody has different eyes Everybody views things differently So how can we be in the same world, the same time, the same town, but see different things We were raised differently
to my Sun Thou supply all need, My riches because of you The harvest of my fruit Forever.
I've lived here all my life, Some people have lived and many died. I write to you, not because I'm bored, But I've lived here 17 years, Never have I met my landlord. I have many questions,
Dear World, Why do people always choose to hate Because someone isn’t their race Because they aren’t the right weight
Step back Face the facts The world spins and carries our slack I sit I wonder But I don't react I can't react. Our sight Our might Our brain waves distorted
Dear world, I ask you why. Why do you do this? Warfare, hatred, poverty. Why have you chosen this path? What makes you think it’s better, What makes you think this is how it should be?
leave no trace hear the chest rise and fall the laugh echoing underneath the soles of feet camouflaging as pulses and hiding as dust
I'm about to flow in Heavy winds hittin lately but we aint even lookin' The world going through shit but you are still foolin' Plus all these young niggaz coming through with no endz
Living in a world that doesn't exist Soaked and sealed in the darkest sea of lies Drenched in shame and sorrow leaking out of my body Sex every hour with strangers who stared with disgust and pity
Dear Family, Thank you guys for all the help,Because I really thought I was going to melt.With all the pressures that high school broughtI really felt like I was being tied in a knot.
Within the deep black of space, lies the possibility to explore and discover more than we can ever hope to. Imagine the endless possibilities.
the meaning of man lies not in the hands it is not changing, instead concrete it lies in the mind of each individual, sans those minds who've been poisoned
We are who we are But we are still all human No matter how vast the world we live in
I've risen up from the bottom I’ve free fallen from the top I'm down to earth But the free fall never stopped I was eventually battered by the waves
Spring showers bring an abundance of flowers, And frogs croak fairly freely. Warm days with sun-kissed rays and long hours, Oh how I love spring, really.
The black device in my hands, Clicks and shutters with each snap. It sees the world for what it truly is, A still of beauty entrapped.
Why do you stand there throughout the wear and tear? You watch for all time committing a victimless crime. You are bound by root
Across the vast blue ocean, Rising out of the rainbow reef, Lies a solitary Island. Its tree-crested mountains, And river-carved valleys,
Pierce my skin and I shall not cry for the suns shine is within me My hearts a summers warmth a blooming flower that opens in the wake of spring I have not anything here on earth
The Black (pt. 3) In the farthest field there is a deep pit A wound, proclaimed in the dusty outreaches Of sweeping grass element Which now and again bubbles and Blossoms
The Black (pt. 2) In seventeen years All the roots have settled The roots are strong, They breathe. In seventeen years Our sun has curated Created Our plentiful harvests
The Black (pt. 1) I am not sure what I was expecting Here; We have this- This potential And those who chip away at it With their gold encrusted pick axes
Dear world, I often ponder your composition A seeming giant reservoir of water Flowing as one, united But is this really true?
You tell me everything will turn out That I have my whole life ahead of me But what if I don't? What if there isn't that much time left? Is it so bad to want to see everywhere that isn't here?
Dear Future Self, Do you remember the beat The thumping of feet Up and down the halls In and out of classrooms
Dear friend, How are you? I must confess, That mine eyes have not seen, Your beautiful tress. Of green leaves, And long boughs, And fresh, gentle touch. I miss you,
The injustice, The stupidity, The sadness, The rage. This year has shown, The world's a big stage. The villains on one side, Good versus bad.
Dear Past Self, I know what you’re expecting me to say. That it’s going to get easier and don’t give up. Or maybe That this is only the bottom of the mountain And you have much further to climb.
We live in a world that takes a little bit too much advantage from us We live in a world that expects each and every living individual to be far from perfect
This is my letter to the world who never wrote to me. The world who looked at me with judgement. Who bullied me, gossiped about me, and never let me be. I want you to know that you took away my smile.
Your 125 lb frame Might have been easy to carry... But you weigh my heart slowly. Like a million feathers You're a leach. Sapping away red plasma I am drained, From the pain. You remain,
Dear world, What’s going on man? I’m no batman But i can clearly unravel the mystery present You’re not currently very pleasant
Gliding through the frozen ice portrayed as time, It is so easy to forget the memorable events That paints the portrait of the world. Yet, with one more careful glance
Dear friends, I believe in love, I believe in might but I'm beginning to lose my sight of everyone around me, everyone near, everyone who might be close to hear that I'm losing myself, losing me
Before. Before, I would go through life as if I was stuck in a lucid dream I could see the scintillating stars as they charged passed me
i can't explain the feeling i get when you kiss my forehead or my nose. it's like everything else in the world, all the evil and all my worries just disappears.
The world is at its true point…BeautifulNo more, for the world now seems ever so TwistedWe now know what’s to comeBecauseThe media even says the same thingSo it must be true
It’s hard to find out what love means, When you’re so young, so impressionable, Searching for something you think you want,
Can you hear the silence? Can you taste the tears? Can you see the dark? Can you mend the wounded? Can you feel their heart?
It seems I always knew the earth was round. From my childhood it was preached in learning. The fact always struck me as perfect, And wonderfully so.
Traveller [ Inspired by the story "Going Places" by A. R. Barton ]
Do you ever Stop To think of the characteristics In a red rose flower? Beautiful Palette of reds Silk Petals Positive phototaxis To the wondrous scent.
It is terrible. All the hatred in our world. How can this happen?
The universe doesn't care about us. We are nothing but specs of dirt on it's cosmic shoe. So we sit, we wait, we hold on for a day the universe decides to be kind. But what if we didn't have to?
Because I love you I have many tears, Because I love you i have joy, Because i love you i jealousy, Because I love you I am happy, Because I love you I am mad, All of my emotions tangled up like rope,
Ours & His - Word, Actions and Love Our Our Words Are thought expressed Within the contacts Of our heart's intent
Oh ... I suppose I'M The one Who Was supposed To Fix the WHOLE FUCKING WORLD! no? Then why isn't it done already?
Where did it come from Can it be a mystery Sometimes its clueless Nobody really understands it all Nature is not readable Where did it come from
How can you smile knowing that peopl are dying because they are sick of trying to appease the critics, to appease the man, to appease the woman, and those in command. They are taking their lives
My boy wished on me every night, In joy, in rage, in fright. But where is my boy tonight? My boy is gone, for now he's a man. He won't wish on me, although he can.
O'er the mountain, Under gray sky, An eagle calls, I hear his cry. O'er the mountain, Doves mourn and cry, Sit and listen, As they all sigh.
Right and wrong is no longer definedBy a divided line Morality no longer exists in the human mindTruth has been overcome by compromise and lies
Rapunzel, Rapunzel had a lot of hair So thick, so dense No stylist would dare She stayed in a tower In the middle of town Combing and spraying Detangling and braiding
We do not have to plead our case For he took our place Tracing back-to Genesis When we were molded by His grace
O LordHow I have fallen overAllowed my fresh to take overAddictions of old uncover
We cannot mix God and the world Light and darkness Nor the flesh and Spirit It is ridicules God would spit you and me
Humanity is lost and afraidAs I sit here todayI see our world enragedOur soldiers are far awayPolicemen are dying and going to their gravesI look up at the stars and I hear a voice within my heart say
Fairytales. They don't come in true colors. Some come in blue. Some come in romantic red, But some come, In Backless Black. In the depths of darkness,
The Princess and the Peace By Sophia de Castro Once upon a time, There was a princess Who dreamt of the day she would sleep peacefully, Unbothered by the peas underneath her mattress.
Once upon a time there lived a young princess She lived in Los Angeles, California But her roots traced back to the Middle East Unfamiliar with much of her culture, she remained stuck in her city castle
There is a stupidity in this world. It drifts from person to person And it lingers in crowds. It is subtle but so widely stretched It encompasses the whole of humanity.
It bothers me that there's empty trash cans And trash covered streets People sleeping on warm beds with clean sheets When other people are trying to fall asleep With no pillow on cold hard concrete
What if white were black and black were white, What if night were day and day were night. Would things stay the same Or would they suddenly change? You see, it's all about the meaning, not about the name.
It was nothing but a blurAmidst the insecurities of life Hasty decisions Jumping into conclusions Hiding blemishes Closing gaps In betweenBroken roadsPerfectioning one another's flaws
Boom! The sound of another gun shot. Breaking news! Another murder. Seek shelter! Another flood. What is this? It is a mad world, but also a bad one.
Blue skies and green trees, Yellow flowers in the sun, All is calm, for now
Life is simply an illusionCircling around worldly reasonA world we see as true memoriamOnly made by our own comprehension
Right to left, left to rightwe are safe, in the dark of night.With the moon beaming on our pale skin, oh so brightdon't suck my soul out, scream with all our might.Listen to the slow vibrations, the tiny sleeping bees
Why? Why do we hope for peace when people die and people bleed? Why? Why even mention the word when people continue to let this more forward? Why let this happen? Why let them die? Why start a war with guy against guy?
I sit here in the tailgate of the truck watching the beautiful orange rays from the sun drift into a dark blue i only have one thing on my mind but I mean hell you always are
Under one nation What is one nation We fight a war for peace Please Its all an excuse To hide from the truth We are never satisfied We live a life smothered in lies.
Man made of fire, Passion to fight. Arrow through his heart, Yet he refuses to die. As stubborn as the light in his eyes
We came to this new world scared, we came in the cold of night lost, oppressed, and we left our handprints and footprints on every soil and water way
I opened a book..Of which had no title..Took a second look.. andAwakened a mind that was idle..
NUMBERS Dedicated to the people around the world who I really want to help. …but I can’t quite just yet.
When I close my eyes I Envision the deep waters of the ocean Spreading it's arms across the sea Holding hands with distant waters From another country Never to break apart Brotherhood's one magistic bond
You are blind. Do you realize our shape? You are misfitted, who are you, one of a kind? No, I think not. You do not come together. Instead, we're all the same but yet we are separated;
An inquisitive mind-- flourished from oppression into a cave as rich as Reed mine Where tourists can flood my thoughts Pick at my gold and sell it for their lives Stabilizing their own While weakening my historic rise
We police the world We see ourselves as perfect We see wrong in all.
America. The land of the free and home of the brave? No, you're only really free if your skin isnt past a certain kind of shade, and apparently the brave are the ones who openly and continuously exercise their right of the second amendment.
I've been looking for a place to plant my life. Maybe at a shop, or ship or bar? But not on a farm. For weeds at farms are pulled sight.
We are the country who Pledges our allegiance to A flag of Purity Valor Perseverance And justice
Looking up at the stars feeling the grass on feet tears in eyes blood in the street. The wind is howling, the birds all scream, at the horrendous crimes that the media eats.
Picture Always having that crunching feeling throughout my soul. Keep on worrying what’s going on with me. I don’t feel whole. Why am I always jumping towards the end?!
Behind the dark sky of clouds A sun rests, with all its' stars And as I walk, forever proud Of my many universes that are Behind the clouds, behind the sun Behind anything that has not yet begun
in the land of the free and the home of the brave - with a hint of "what's in it for me?" you see - here in a country who is proud of their freedom everything comes with a price.
O joyous God-sent talents That bestowed upon my sun kissed skin, Absorbing the magnificent rays of life Whilst the gloryful art shall become captured.
America the free But are we really free? Striving to contain a positive image Looking into the mirror Not many like what they see Remain a healthy mindset is what I strive to do
People tap and pound on the glass walls of their cage all piled in like sardines in a can. Some of their faces are motionless, some are screaming.
How could you do this? Destroy the bonds we built This land was our land
A spectre, Of shadows — This world #sixwords #life_6
He wasn't a prince nor that of any talent, And his hands were calloused with age and smoke. Not a scholar, but he is now gallant. His love for her awoke when under night's cloak.
My passport was my ticket, As I climbed aboard the plane. Guitar across my shoulder, Adventure in my veins. The world has been my hometown, In the year I just walked through,
Asking when the right time is To move on forward, To leave behind things unbroken, People not forgotten, Actions never betraying a regretful tone, May not be so hard after all.
I live in fear That one day One day We will die No, not just one All of us. I Live in fear Knowing that
Do my steps weigh down This island, and flood my home In waves of guilt? These frayed gaps tell me so. Prayers force their way out of these pages
As the year went by, I seem to realize how terrible it was. The year chewed me up, and had no decency to clean its own mess. It took away the lives of many Great people,
"Wake Up Neo. "The Matrix has you." Digital Mind Control. Green codes align with the receptors of our brain.
What is a year? What can it befall? Does it bring happiness or fear? Does it bring anything at all?
The impossible has happened and now I am impossibly numb. The bitter sting of an empty core, I wanted more. More warmth more sun, more love, hope. And I want more still.
I've seen through my eyes, A world laid out before me. A world that's experienced a year of growth, A year of pain, A year of change. A lot can happen in a year, The discovery of a new hobby,
From the ashes, I rise. We rise. The answer. The answer is fight. Struggling for something better. Struggling for preservation. And what do we say, what do we do when most hope is lost? When we feel
Broken to Beautiful This world is Broken Sadness Floats the air like smoke from a cigarette Depression
Ripples of a Third World Heartbreak My eyes will open And I will see the vibrant yellow paint that has coated the walls of my room
The world anticipates the new year to forget what has gone past but in 2016 we had many firsts and certainly many lasts Now we came into the year expecting a fresh start
Time is an illusion. At first, you don't agree but after some thought, you begin to wonder. Am I an illusion? Is this world? At first, you laugh but after a minute, you begin to think.
I stay away from relationships I improved I have stopped procrastinating I improved I am more dedicated I improved I read a book I improved I finally know what my purpose in life is
I am broken. A billion shattered pieces scattered… Who will put them back together? Perhaps no one will…….. Shall I remain as broken as this tortured world?
Live in your bubble for a day Not for a lifetime Look up and see the world The world outside your own That is the world you live in Not the one you've created
To her people were art. Their body, their face Their mind, their thoughts Their secrets, their souls.
It was the way she looked At the world that made her Eyes so beautiful As beautiful As every sunset and sunrise you will Ever see
Twenty Sixteen sucked. I complain with my friends "wow this year sucks" Because it's the year I realized we're all small and so out of luck Deaths and chaos
I am not the same today is a different me some would say it is a shame but I know I must let it be because the world keeps moving and we all keep dying so we need to keep proving
Steam rises from underneath the sidewalks.
What a damn free world we are living in Some came from England for religious freedom And others came to escape their corrupt piece of land Now somehow, we all gather in some place called the freedom land
Last year I was lost No new bridges of opppurtunity being crossed My life frozen, covered in frost Then I was enlightened to my true goal After years I finally uncovered my role
My soul is like a peace of paper; white and light and soft and new. My friends are like the pages; close enough to feel the pain, but like a page they too can turn away, who new.
I stand against the branches of life in a world filled with clockwork. I am the engineer that bring all the gears together,and is in search for the last of its odds and ends.. My eyes are set upon the sun
As ink ridden eyes Gaze into white skies The world, a canvas The painter, relentless The brush he holds A stroke of gold
Today, I challenge you To look farther than yourself. Your "world" is only but a small Fractions of what is perceived and felt. Beyond you, Is a whole other universe in which
In one year's time I have learned much about the world around me and I will continue to learn more about this colossal world of ours. Learning never ends!
The wind whispers as it ruffles through the trees. Birds sing along to nature's tune. The glowing sun shines through golden leaves as it rises to the day. A king to its kingdom.
Who knows how long it will take until from my deep slumber I will wake. It's terrible, violence, racists, and poor. When, at last, will I wake from this horror? There's people dying, killing, and crying
I've gone around the world. I've gone to seek, the mountain peaks To swim every lake without any breaks To climb the trees, And overlook the seas I''ve gone into the tunnels,
Our World, twisting and turning everyday, with a new surprise, waiting each and every way. My world, surrounded by uncertainty and surprise, not ever knowing, if I am anywhere near my demise.
My alarm goes off The sweet sound of the ukulele jingle wakes me from my slumber As I embrace my gray plush blanket, I hit ‘dismiss’ and consider remaining in the warm, cozy fuzz of blissful sleep
Intense iridescent images irradiate impetuously, incredible irregular-waves impact inshore isles; Individuals investigate isolated islands inventing ingenious inventions;
i was born a stoner lyrically on one but I’m sober over popping up eventually like I was a gopher I’m searching but I can’t find meanings
Wait Why is this happening? All the tears counting amounting And no one here comforting Something so unmistakable Something so breakable
Old priviliged friend introduced to medicinal, He loses touch then on his hip are mini missiles, He said school was boring so he found a new way to have fun, Rollin with new guys that all have guns,
My room Outside, a show Inside, preparation. That's one Outside, constant Inside, a quick breath. That's two Outside, the World Inside, my World. My room
Rain - is the world's way of crying Snow - is the world's way of cleansing its life. Sun - is the world's way of showing happiness. Earthquakes -are the world's way of shouting.
What a perfect illusion it is living in a sugarcoated world is what it seems living in a place where people are scared of the ones that are supossed to be protecing
Grain after grain it slips away..Into the endless abyss we call time.Second after second you take breathe not knowing if its going to be your last. Minute after minute you smile feeling like time has stopped.
bombs and deaths constantly go off millons of deaths, are just a cough tears and blood fills land but yet you just watch all this in the palm of your hand families and homes are destroyed in the blink of an eye
My mind is another place from where I live in I can imagine everyone with smiles and laughter
Our world: consequence, disease, reward, and inconvenience. Smiles and laughs that entail crying-- And without even trying-- we acknowledge those who are dying. Respect for the lost is given without proximity,
If you think there is less love in the world, Think again. Because I see love when a parent waits for his/her child, when a child does everything to make his/her parent smile.
What is the beauty in life you suppose? Maybe it's the way we never expect a suprise at every turn we make in our lives. Maybe its the way we expect every relationship that we get into, to last.
Living in a world where people are blind Do these people really care about our kind? Who knew our world become a mess People are becoming less and less Shootings here and there, war is everywhere
Walking along the beaten path, the fall sun shines on me like a warm bath. This forest is the last. I am alone, I am one with the world. I feel the heart beat of a thousand creatures,
Singing with The Smashing Pumpkins at sunset. Slumberous teenagers sinning on swing sets. Soul mates trapped in sundripped snapshots. Sipping a strawberry shake- two straws.
You said you'd always be there but now you don't even care. I have no no idea who you've become and it's not just me you walked away from. It's yourself you gave away
I'm shedding tears for all the people we've lost just this year. From senseless violence to overgrown conspiracies, can't you see the enemy? They hide in plain sight so no can ever see.
I always thought that when I grew up I would be free No cares in the world with a little responsibility. No one ever told me about loans, mortgages & debt,
to test limits and defy explanation to tread murky waters and not look back to sour higher and higher and be able to look down to concure fear with a flick of the wrist to try
College Ruled Paper (But NEVER Wide Ruled.) There's a call for change, for warmth, for compassion But you can only find these through blood colored ink on paper
What do you think when you see that girl walking across the street?With her head held down, eyes forward, feet flat on the ground, the hijab covering her head full of disparaging thoughts?
We the (conniving & coy) We the (sullen & somber) We the heartaches the heartbreaks. Quell the earths quakes with equivalent exchange of natural disasters-
I am not a poet, And when I do I try, I put myself down, And give up every time. I am not a poet, Though I would like to be. I find I can never express My feelings accurately.
PAY ATTENTION Get ready for this intervention People are dying Children are crying Men are lying
Maybe it was my realization that placement of words and spaces could literally shake a nation, Wake a generation, stir a congregation, or transform no way into more ways.
Snickering and cackling Its sparks are laughing Trying to warm us And staying lit is a must Acting like it was having fun It has the touch of the sun Burning whatever it is touching
In The World And In The Universe Operate Physical Brute Force Arts Heart And Nerves Of All Of Biology And All Living Things In The World Oppose The Brute Force
Immediately Stop The War On Our Planet !!! Stop All Production Of Military Products !!! Our Planet Is Very Small Our Planet Is a Very Unique And Beautiful Our Planet For Children For a Peaceful Life
Can I Sense What the Physical Eye Cannot Detect ? By: Alesiya Walker When a heart pleads for love,
Pain. Controlling. Mind numbing. The world beckons. It calls. Envelops you in its ice-cold arms. A ray of hope glimmers and peaks through the cracks. Hope. Years of pain, slowly melting.
Everyday people wake up to the same old routines we kick off the blankets,stretch, then stare into space wondering just how the day may play out ; will the day be blue or grey?
Poetry is both processing and process. Poetry is the naming and the name. Poetry is the discovering and the discovery. Poetry is primal; it is breath and emotion and creation.
I saw the farthest star from here and I knew that was real I raised my hand and reached my finger tips up, out, and past this Earth Until I was one with the rest of the universe Until I was bigger than the farthest star
A world dealt with the aftermath of countless lifetimes laden with crueltyA world in turmoil and controversyA world trying to expand and trying not to expandSuch is the world I was born into.Not everybody is happy.
We cannot even describe the way We look at you every single day. You, the tormentors, the ignorant, the sinners, Yet also the popular, the loved, and the winners.
The meaning Is so unclear And yet plain A true paradox This simple word It traps me Stabs me Gives me bliss Makes me feel As light as a feather It makes me vulnerable
It hurts again This familiar pain The ache in your chest The depressing rain The gloomy sky So high above It feels cold And chilly And somehow wet And it feels like
She walked in the room quite unsure of herself, Everyone peered up towards her self conscious frame, She felt like the last book picked on the shelf, The girl sat alone in the corner knowing she'd never feel the same.
When we were children, we believed that growing up was the way to freedom. That maybe if we were just a little bit older, we could destroy our demons. But somehow we found out the truth.
Staring up at the midnight sky, hear the quiet passing by. We can't get those thoughts out of our head, so we keep them in until we are dead. Twinkling stars that are shining so bright,
I didn’t want to wake up. I wanted to play dead Being blind and not even knowing it Daily activities going through life in a daze Running, always chasing trying not to be caught
Smiles are sunrises and spring flowers. They rise and grow from the joys of life. So smile. And bring beauty into this world.
Throughout our childhoods, we’re taught to trust in the things shoved down our throats by the tv screens, We don’t know they're lies of course, It’s all so real to us, it’s all we know,
I’ve always wondered how wonderful the world would be if we all just embraced each other A hug for one person to another A kiss to make somebody’s day Some loving to make the pain go away
If I was an inanimate object I wouldn't feel the things I feel But If I was an inanimate object Nothing would be quite as real I'd never be sad
Empty pages that stare back, So pure and clean, Untainted with words, And the markings of my imagination. Was that not how I was before? Ignorant, and in bliss Not caring for the world.
Thanks for the reminder That what I do is worth nothing At least when it means nothing to you. Though it means the world to me. Thanks for the reminder That I "waste" my time
Take a beautiful girl And hide her away from the rest of the world But one day Gotta let her out Off she goes
In a world with billions of people A world with you and me A world with creatures of all shapes and sizes That roam free and wild
A world without color is a dreary world at best, For I wouldn’t see the red dragons on Grandma’s vest, I wouldn’t see the brown ochre of a bird’s new nest,
Hunting tools, Fire, Coexisting, Art, Boats, Wheel, Guns, Electricity, Phonograph, Gold, Evil, Conflict, Hate, War, Heartache, Fear...
You are a florescent bulb And the world is a room It is not a dark room But it is dark to you You must find a socket Discover the grooves And take the twisting the world has done to you
Why are there so many things in this world to worry about? Why do I wait and wander in my worries when I could be doing something fun like making babies or going on journeys? Why is the world so mean?
when i say you are beautiful i am not forgetting. perhaps in beauty nature boasts the pain of life and within you uncorrupted lays a secret garden and within you
The rhythm of my heart is no rival For the movement of your wandering eye. Her lithe figure signals her arrival My cadence lulls, watching, undignified
Why cant the world be friendly? Why cant money grow on trees? Why cant the sick be healthy? Why are people mean? Why am I so happy when you are so sad? Come on friends and smile, You can change it all.
When I think poverty, here's what I see, Beaten down faces and thousands of frowns Shutdown dreams in the land of the free
It is weird that I am here. Trapped. On a beautiful island I cannot call my home. I have no cell phone, no coffee, no friends of my own. Deserted, I feel..alone.
Back and forth Back and forth Scanning the lines Finding the rhymes Eyes flicker and flit Watch the words split Feeling the pain Dancing in the rain Alongside the unsung hero
On this island it's just me and you. You have everthing I need all in one. Without you it's like I'm missing what is important to me. On this island it's just you and me.
What is left of the past, When we walk down the streets, The ones we lived upon, And the seem to be an empty memory. The faded pictures of people we knew, An old recording of me and you.
Art; the (blood rushing through my veins, painting me with color in this gray, flavorless world) ability to take your brok- en, s e n s e l e s s, s c a
Standing knee-deep in waves it could otherwise Drown in, Reaching toward the water, Black with tears and blood and bad memories, A body standing aimlessly, dead before Drowning.
To live without words, Is like living without life. Speak out and be heard.
Take a look around you.Do you see the starlight?Do you see the owl whoFlies solo in the night?
Tall oaks rise out of the soil. Abundant in the golden fall, they oversee the many all. They creak and sway yet never turn away from another being. Humbly they stand
I need love I need to love and be loved I need a driving force In this cold and eternal world I need love I need love
I dreamed of the future A depiction of innocence The abolishment of intolerance The passion of creativity I dreamed of family The contribute of togetherness Acts of forgiveness
there are more important things then you and me then me and you there are more important things then your posessions then being possesive
Crumpled emotion flows through our bones, running and tugging and screaming "Go home!". Through it all we crack and crumble, pouring our heart out onto the rubble.
A crime each day Took care of by people What should we pay? Should we go more to the steeple? Why do we do such things? How can we be mean? Hear the church bell ring
As humans develop coming from a small origin. I learned that life will be worthless without humor. Ladies and Gentleman, humor will bring the smell of spring and the scenes of summer to you.
I sit here in the corner not wanting to breath I feel like I have no one here to protect me Hearing my mother scream and shout
When a baby walks and falls we cheer yelling do it again! Try again! When a kid can’t count to 100 he gets helped by his parents.
" I am a women of Power" with strength and matter, all girls matter, i am strong and made of steel, i can make all things come real, with a heart of gold my heart is my soul, I am a women,
Traveling is what many long for, To travel when and where you want. To travel the world is to live free, To live free, is to live happy. Happiness is not a destination,
Most might say joy, love, hope, and sleep, However, I prefer the beauty of silence, With its daunting tones, And comfort it brings when I weep, The dramatic scene fostered by the cut of sirens.
There's a river I know, in the land of the dead, where many call home, and others may dread. There's a city I know, where the parties are gold, where the liquor is silver,
My psychologist says I have mental issues My mother affirms this to be true. Why do you expect me to be normal in a world so very abnormal? They say that life is what you make it out to be
We live In a land where the people romance the reality Instead of embracing and facing the realism In attempts to make it better for these little boys and girls Not realizing they are implanting pessimism Causing their minds to be closed with fr
Where are you going Syrian woman?Panicked in a fleeDanger and destruction awaitYou’re yearning to be free
The dreary darkness driftsacross the vast blue sky wispy clouds travel aroundgradually attracting another addition All but ONEa lonesome cloudstruggling silentlynobody sees a thing
There's a place where the middle meets the east. Some of it is made of sand, it's bland and you could get lost - in the smoke, the ashes, and in the tears of children and parents
The day they said the world was to end and so the day the world waited for with fears but no signs of it all and the day's work went as usual and on schedule and some as late as usual
Don't let your guard down... Everyone is coming, hitting me left and right Fists of emotional fury, is there a way out? How did i come in? There might be a key... but what do i have to pay to get it?
What you see on the outside of me is a young freckled girl as confident as can be. She can stand and talk in front of people with ease, and take charge of situations in a breeze.
water, calming sailing on my little boat land a far off thought
Blood drips from murderous assaults Onto the rich soil of the earth Its crimson essence cries to all That Life will no longer give birth
People judge by the mirror's expectations. They don't look inside with appreciation. Maybe people aren't always outwardly beautiful, But that does not mean their souls are dull.
When I became a Man
Give me the mic there is much that I must say
Matter doesn't matter, it's chemicals that scatter. It's your food, it's air, it's water. It's human and nature. It's infinite space around us. It flows like rivers and falls like snow.
Let it go along with the flow
I am not that little girl The little girl who brings joy to the world The little girl who open's up hearts That girl was beautiful in so many ways
In this small world where we live in, Where "busy" is the only word leaving our mouths, Where our feet are stuck in the past, Is there any path towards the future? Without any thought about our actions,
Looking at the ground,
I am me in many ways I am different than everyone I know. I am a person with own desicions with own talents and aspirations. I am like a nomad who roams freely without rules only
Silent bliss and noisy joy, there's no method to the madness. A question with no complete answer.
Am I the child that begs? The child that wants more, Because I'm hungry but not for food? Am I the child that crawls? The child on hands and knees, Because I can't take a step but can walk?
In a World where Wrong is Right
It’s too small of a planet To say Earth is everything, To say the stars are there for beauty And the moon is there for peace. It’s too great of a world To say God is false,
Beyond the sea lies the horizon.Go! Will you make it there? The snow flake will not hesitate to boast its intricacy. Examine! Can you see a pattern or perhaps a maze?
Johnny came to visit when I was nine He only had the chance to just that one time He still smiled as often as he always did But his smile seemed almost crooked I asked him why that was and he said:
Johnny came to visit when I was nine He only had the chance to just that one time He still smiled as often as he always did But his smile seemed almost crooked I asked him why that was and he said:
Johnny came to visit when I was nine He only had the chance to just that one time He still smiled as often as he always did But his smile seemed almost crooked I asked him why that was and he said:
Life is a warzone An enemy at every side No one can deny That this is life But in this war I find excitement It’s wonderful Yet people think I’m crazy
The 21st century will come and go,
Sometimes I wonder why the world is just so unaccepting of diversity.
Social Media is a game controling our life. Loging on to Facebook Recieving "Likes" Logging on to Twitter Receiving "Favorites" Logging on to Vine Receiving "Revines"
the world in a daZe it seems like its the end of days the sun close u can feel it in the rays lost child i cant get out of the maze head high i still carry hope even though all we was told is nope
I just know... I just know it will pay off. Something in me feels it. These lectures are boring, they leave students snoring, the rain just keeps pouring, assignments that is.
Chrysalis dance around, Never mind the change you've abound. Orange burning bright with passion; Black delicately laced for fashion. Wings look able and ready to fly Through the forest passing by.
What possessed you to play? In a world where many straddle between unaffiliated and unbelieving it's the worst time to take on spirits you're not sure you believe in.
Time passing Seconds Minutes Hours Days and Weeks and Years
A journey with possibilities as endless as the waters of the sea. W e are all sailors, and E ver since birth, each of us have set S ail on this boundless voyage, this beautiful exploration.
Life is the sum of experiences, That we encounter as we go through every day and every second. Life is awesome. So awesome, that people on earth can’t believe what we see.
She would love to know the time of night that the life in her heart walked away
Standing on a hill Feels like I am queen of the world The city lights dance before my innocent eyes The whispers that float to my ears You are beautiful The world is beautiful If only we could see
Danny DeNicola 7/21/15 Everything is awesome poem scholarship
Corruption uses those faces Beautiful faces Have control in reality and illusion Spawning death everywhere We need those pretty faces That inspire and hypnotize
The more you live to love and give, the better off you'll beInstead of living more to take and "What's in it for me."Though looking out for number one may guarantee survival
Diseases are taking overAnd sicknesses have prevailedIn this chemical world of oursMan playing God has failed.And it's not just the pills we takeBut the chemicals in our stuff
The furious sunflower grewup and out fromthe moronic cliffin adversarial passiondespising the repressionto bloom in magnificent effulgenceagainst the odds of austerity.
Why is life so complicated with people playing hearts for diamonds and digging gold with spades willing to club others for their gain?
You can be stoic or Mesozoic,Euphoric or prehistoric,A philosophic sage orA hot tropic age yetThe fossils of your past,In the striations of your heart,Unveil the truth at last—
I’m just so tired of all this ad nebulosityBeing lectured on engine wear and motor oil viscosityBeing told I need drugs for emotional well-beingBecause I’m so stressed with all the violence I’m seeing
I like the poems of yesteryearThe poems of ‘twas, and yon, and ere,The poems whose ol’ archaic tongueWas in its prime, and lo, e’er young.Their tales were spun of days of yore
Mary had a rack of lambBasting oh so slowAnd everywhere that Mary wentThe rotisserie would goFlocks began to wane and thinThis Mary was a gluttonAnd everywhere that Mary went
When Mother sent me out to playJust in the garden there,I saw a flower in the bedA crimson rose of deepest redI drew my sword, beware.Imagine now Red Dragon’s glareHis eyes sun fire hot,
Wily charms of erected façades placatethe dissimulated crowds of unreasonabilitywaiting to laud falsity to heights unwarrantedwithin this impossible dream-of-a-life covered by
Love blooms like pretty eyelashesunsuspecting fly landsvicious Venus snaps her preyrips him to shredssucks him dryheartlessa carnivorous plant! .
Peel off my layersas we flip through feelingslike perusing some brain file.You're so indiscriminatewith your oh-so-inconsequentialattitude seething mythical fury.When real love flees
He told me if I want change I have to be the change.Anything else is insanity.I just wanted four quarters for my dollar. .
Like some monument to comfortyou shirk dutyyoustroll the reckless streetson some shapely saunter throughthe pages of a mystery novelyouwindow shop for marvels
Such gallant knight went down in flightsuccumbing to the shadow lured to his death by whisper's breathwhile seeking El Dorado. Came the shade within the glade
In cold varietal fashionWith stone-faced disregardShe sashays the runway of hungry eyesWith a made up heartAnd painted faceExposed to all in frilly laceThe cover under where she'll hide
He stared at the mirror untilhis reflection moved differentthus revealing his enemythis doppelganger hiddenbehind his dresser glass.He punched—shattered itscattering this entity into
There was a fundamental disconnectas he thrust out his hand to shakemine and missed three feet wide.One eye looked off left and the otherseemed to stare right through me.
I saunter throughthe vibrant copseto absorbI becomeverdantI ama treeplantedby the rivers ofliving waters. .
...Listen It is when immersed in a moment of silence that all the universe breaks forth in song and I a recipient simply sit in awe of the wondrous symphonic orchestrations
Gathered together from greatest to poorest thickets and meadows, a lush mighty forest. Peace and great solace amidst the strong trees broad leaf and fine needle they sway in the breeze.
The rustic life, pastoral scenes, the basis of idyllic dreams the simple ways of nature come, its harmony in total sum. These country settings, warm and real,
I felt the burly city too,Of brick and horns and sirens,Of rusty metal and broken glass,Of monolithic stone reachingFor the underside of space,And despite the raw strength of it all
He thought he shared the universe with all;Heard many voices in response remandAn inundation—words unlike his call,From the desert-bare cliff across the sand.Some morning from the parched and thirsty ground
They say I’m waxing philosophic.But it’s only a car and so what if I like it shinyit’s mine and it reflects the sky, the sun, the moon,the stars and, in a way, me, connecting me to the universe
Liquid bodiesfluid mindswhy not heartsthat freely pour?They congeallike Jell-O on ice—for a timethen calcifyin reticent mineralitycompounding the granite wall
It’s up to us to make it workbut how can weif death holds sway?And yet I still say:no, waitone minute now, shut your eyessee it therein your mind’s eyeshining from afar
No hawk ever spoke onthermodynamicsyet they soar on columns of air—Sometimes I see the pillars in the sky(a colonnade of winds)I enter in at the palace gate. .
So many thingsI'd never doare done and that is allthese many thingsI hate I've doneare done—I can't recall;But if I couldgo back in timeundo what I have wrought,would it still
In the parched places I pausedfor a cool refreshing draft and found myselfdown to my last drop but you were thereto give me drink to energize me
Fossil fashions,The relics of yesterday,I dig through my drawers.TV, radio, papers, people,A thousand words a second,A downpour floods my garden.The sun shines on all,
I LookedI looked for lifeon a dusty trailkicking a rock for milesand I saw a shooting star.I looked for lifeup in the skywatched the birds soarand saw shapes in the clouds.
Me, myself anda piece of paperdecided to take onthe world.And so I wrote upon itsent it forthlet it fly freeout my window.I heard talk of it a year later
So many photos that compliment your curves until I compliment your curves.. "Swerve" you say I've somehow fallen into a pool of not acknowledging your worth..
An earthquake in Nepal leveled cities. A crisis in Greece Collapsed an economy. A war against terror Terrorized thousands. Disasters all over the world. But we fight
Valencia, slumber, and inkwell Shades and tainted images hide well The blemishes and marks that always dwell Lest depicting realness, an uncensored weakness
Amongst the dulled murmur, a clear song rises. Even as the chains bind our arm, our hearts soar free, only hindered by the limits of our imagination.
All drifting in the wind The soft sweep Of … my life. Nothings gonna change my world But then you came along Nothings gonna change my world You broke my heart And changed my world
I wasn't the only one playing dress-up I ventured into my mother's closet And entered a new world
Many hearts will come and FALL BUT MY greed will remain steady Cypress Delva Residing by the wayside The breeze whispering on my face
World Joy What would the world be like if we Only thought of the well being of others Relied more on our friends Loved our family more Did more with the life handed to us
No one has time, But there's always time To complain. No one sees, But they do. No one cares In this world We once called home. I only know What I've been told,
*/ /*-->*/ Where I once was never to be the trees do fall the night never to call
10:56pm Someone tell me why im having a mental breakdown. its 10:56 and im numb. not too long ago i got my phone taken away, and just let me something about that.
There is darkness abound in these halls Shadows, velvet black, form the surrounding walls Light struggles vainly to pierce the ebon' folds But the dark swallows all, in black- shrouded the fortress holds.
I sit in a room A dark and cold room A lifeless, colorless, dank room In the corner I sit I sit and wait I wait for hours From days to week
My bones were feeble My breath had weathered My voice can be heard as a bare, cracked whisper And I listen at how fragile we are... For which my lungs, they were thirsty for air
I travel the whole world
Blown away by the sails, Navy sent my man to other lands with his brothers in arms.
Stop the world for a second. Just what would you see? You'd see the sins of our people, but also miracles beyond belief. Think of soldiers fighting, all for the sake of war.
The cracks in your trunk chunk together a sort of pattern,
The irony of cold Yet leaves still grow The eyes in the sky keep on starring deeply into your signs What more can it be? Yet thy truthful growth of oneself turns away
Dogs don't fly, Chickens just die, Why try to get by, If we are meant to die? Are we alone on this dot? Suspended in space, so far from it all. But yet we kick and moan,
Come listen to my truest thoughts and my truest feelings. While we are die-hard living there are people that are shining and people that are crying.
End Of The World
Tears Tears in faces Faces of our neighbors in other nations No women no cry Let the tears dry, and the beauty within shine Lend a helping hand To our neighbors in other lands
1 mississippi, 2 mississippi, 3 mississippi, 4 mississippi, 5 mississippi. I just wasted 5 seconds of my life. 6 mississippi, 7 mississippi, 8 mississippi, 9 mississippi, 10 mississippi.
I awoke to the world One morning Then I covered my head And went back to my slumber Learned my lesson For sure
The man behind the photo is unknown his true nature are within the pixles of a picture his facial expression like the cover of a book
When you're left alone
i have a friend who flew with the times and plummeted to the ground as his pocketful of rhymes sunk and spat and became one with the earth-- the ground upon which we dream still engraved with his words
Shades of black collide above, jostling each other Lines of stars bright and white, so vividly wild. Wind sheathing our bodies with every gust, Black leaves cascading downward into a dark swirl.
I watched a bluebird on a window sill She sat there placid, calm, and singing. We shared the morning sun out in the chill, We let its rays shine down on our faces; freezing.
In a moment
I've traveled the map of you -
A filter Nothing but a misconstrued version of normal light Changing context from wrong to right Take away this glass magnifying falsehoods and repressing flaws
You have one heart, love as much as you can. You have one brain, always be willing to learn. You have one soul, be peaceful. You have two lungs, appericate every breath you take.
If there's one phrase that's hard to say, If there's something we don't want to think about each passing day If there's something that would make some of us want to cry,
Brought into this world full of killers drug dealers crooked cops i look around and there's no one to help a would without heroes ? how have we survived this many years ?
they look at me and all agree they think im a stuck up white girl like, "she probably gets all her shit for free" ive got blonde hair, blue eyes. and my skintone is real white
For those who cannot see The beauty behind every being Each flaw that makes up a subject Are the characteristics that make you perfect.
Why can't we get along? Brothers Sisters Mothers Fathers We're a family On a big planet We all matter Why not get along? Why can't we get along? Blacks
I am of flesh I breath sin I keep to myself what lies within But do express And I'll give you notice When storms draw near I feel their closeness Love one love all
The life of a young woman is boundless and untamed There is no way of telling where she will go next or who she will become The crazy twirl that destincts Who she is The girl I was years ago is gone
The scales are perfectly balanced. The world is a balance. Just like the Earth itself is a balance While a volcano erupts with boiling magma, there's an ocean out there filled with calmness
Times are real hard they say, whether referring to the past or referring to today
Everything beautiful is either immensely frail or immensely strong. Memories, frozen in time, lasting one second. Lasting a thousand seconds. They are beautiful because they are so fleeting in our minds.
Peaceful rosary, The moon and the sky. A tree line’s lazy lush Screaming inside me A microscopic colony Quiet vitality I don’t know how The world got so beautiful
Dreams can be BIG! Dreams can be small. Some can be short, Or very, very, tall. For young and old, For the brave and bold. For every boy, And every girl. Let's all dream very BIG!
Time. Night fades away, as the sun warms the air, The voices are still, and the air is thinner today. Noon creeps above the clouds, as not even a sound has bound.
“You walk funny.” These words have plagued my school experience. No one knows the reason behind this walk, They don’t know that my muscles don’t work and I’m slower than the rest
Too short a time to get to know you Falling falling I kept on Falling So different yet so the same We could have sailed the world together You'd be the captain and I your first mate
What if the world was a box And we were trapped inside What if it’s shut-up with locks On each and every side How do we escape Does anyone know How do we escape This never ending show
Im feeling all the fears I feel dead inside I need a pen and paper and a thing of cyanide
What is a miracle? Most people never experience them because they are to naive to understand them
I am the boy named Koid The boy who loves the world around him the tv he watches, the video games he plays, the family he loves, the boy goes online a lot, he finds a whole universe.
Long walks on the beach Looking into your eyes
What if smiles were traded like currency? Service with a smile is a requisite Not a nicety Government bailouts Would nevermore distribute unevenly Vibes are consistent Zeal is flourishing
Let your fingers explore the wonderful crevices of the globe, sitting aside pen holders, paper cups, things made of the earth. Your fingertips smile at the notion that they can “see”
about four billion years ago a tiny speck appeared how it got here, nobody knows but this speck was quite weird water and soil floated on top
Beauty is in the Eyes of Society Growing up, I was never skinny; my skin was dark and all I wanted was to be pretty. I was 10; looking at magazines, seeing all of the skinny girls
I'm perfectly and wonderfully made
Many girls all dream for this thing:
There would be ultimate peace among each and all countries, among individuals. In my perfect little world. There would be no crimes instead continuous laughter would
crazy that a 14 year old is too young to make choices but old enough to take responsibility crazy that a 15 year old is not able to control his tongue
All I did was love you While you snuck out and gave your love to another But all she wanted was your money And now look who's the sucker After you made me sign that waiver
Wishing upon peace, hoping no one sees me, Taking a deep breath, hoping no one hears me, Walking through school campus vastly, having fear of being stopped, Smiling, but speaking no words,
What has happened to our world? Yes that's not the most creative line ever but seriously, what happened? What happened to respect or manners? What happened to loving your neighbor?
I am a bird, unnoticed but free
Even though I'm freckled and thick Even though I'm blind and poor Even though I'm short and white Your words don't hurt me anymore I've come to learn what it's all about
They say there's no such thing as perfect But I happen to know that talk is cheap Flawless is the best thing to be To be who I am I must accept who I am Flawless is just an act that lays beneath
Life is our ball
The only way, it seems,
It's tough to be real In a world of hate and debt I keep to myself
We sore we fly, we fly into the future, present, and past. As a baby is born new, smooth, and warm
Time Night fades away, as the sun warms the air. The voices are still , the air is thinner today. Noon creeps above the clouds, as not even a sound has bound.
This world is so full of hate, so full of pain. People starve and go hungry, People war and die,
I hate it,
Between Creation and Destruction Lies creature, creed, cure, cry Desire, despair, and danger.
I am carbon a diamond in the rough still dull with jagged edges I've been through heat and under lots of pressure but I still don't shine people look and stare in my direction
There is a lot of flaw In an adolescent girl Leading a women’s ministry, Judged by the world. There is a lot of sadness In an adolescent girl Motivating others, Smiling at the world.
You can't see it but insults are weapons, actual weapons. Everydaycitizens use these weapons we were born with to harm other people.Wake up, words hurt. We, the people, we have been trained, and, we
When I used to look in the mirror, I would see A girl who struggled, but yet was sometimes pretty. I struggled with my relationship with my family. Although they clothed, fed, housed, and spoiled me,
When I dared to finally take my own steps, and when I dared to go my own direction, I found and learned about myself without the intention. I left my home country and studied abroad
We live in a world where we accept lies and deny truths A Female accepts lying she ends up crying her soul is dying letting the pain stay
Stop it I'm sorry kids But yes, There's no afterlife And we will die You wonder why I did this Melted ice caps and Starved kids As if Because I know I can tell you
There I sat staring As every color flew by Oceans of madness
i feel trapped secluded like in a closed box i look around faces all around me passing me by forgetting im here i yell and scream but no one stops
Growing up, I wanted to fulfill my parents dreams. Be a doctor, become a suregon. I wanted all that and then some. I wanted to go into the military, and attach fallen limbs.
No matter big or small I look to change it all The fuel we use in cars The rocket ships to Mars You say it can't be done Yet I know I'll be the one To make the fastest plane
A BETTER PLACE WITHOUT If only we could hold on to water but at a grasps
I'm on top of the world he said in the next breath, he proclaimed, That we all fall. Its kind of funny how we're all taught, how we all bought into the lies that we all sought.
Even in all the aftermath
In the world, Love is lost, Hearts are broken, Along with bones and spirits, People die, People cry, People cheat, And people lie, Men are murderers, While poverty is persistent,
Like children playing
This is my poem.
We've got the world in our open hands. With just a tap of finger, we've accessed the Web. This dimensional universe of knowledge that contains the world.
Everyone sees the world, but how exactly do we see it? That person sees starving Africans, this person sees people who never had a chance. That person sees a homeless man,
She was jogging late one evening As every night she did Aware not of the treachery That falling darkness hid
These hands, that you once held I gave away to the wind because at least they know how to hold something
Sometimes I wonder If we could fly like the birds Would we come back down?
Him Something about him His laugh, his smile, something that's him This isn't like me
The pitfalls of man, though shallow, stay d
Adrenaline I want the most pure and enlighteningrush of adrenaline any human could ever experience.But how?
Do you ever look up at the night sky And wonder why we are here? This world is full of beauty you can't deny, And there's nothing to fear. We work hard each and every day To provide for our family.
Hope. It runs deep. Deeper than any mineshaft, Tunnel or crevice within the world. Versatile, yet universal to all. It doesn’t hesitate, procrastinate Or assimilate. Hope is…
I often dream of myself floating from space, looking down upon the planet and watching its peacefulness. And from up above, if my voice could somehow reach every human being, I would say, "Stop trying to dominate nature."
Foreward: Below is an account of my actions and feelings upon learning the loss of a friend.
Everyday is a living day As i see people come and go by For some people is tragedy For some others is heaven Twenty-two seven, Wandering in the streets Writing my life on these sheets
7 billion people in the world as of today Asians, Africans, Europeans, we got it each and every way What makes us different? The color of our skin or how we look?
What explains the difference among differences? My mind troubled by the puzzle A maze in which chaos makes sense Differences more acceptable than others Lost, tumbled, shaken, and forgotten
Sunset settles on the east As the sky darkens Stars twinkle While tine slows downs Owls awaken Yet, birds fly south Heart beats And I stay still waiting waiting waiting
Pick a path he said. I was surprised by the suddenness Of all of the things he seems to know To love To cherish I love how people do that.
A dark room. I lie alone. Non-existent until this moment. Darkness blinds my open eyes. To me, my world is what I see. I flip over. I turn around.
A deafening boom The earth trembles
The thing that gets me confused is when i see us being used Not from our counterparts but from the things we do Never good but bad it seems we strive for nothing far But rather just for the most veiws on WorldStar
Usually things pop up in my mind But suddenly they disappear through time I always think I know what I want But sometime I don't I'm young, confused, and alone What do you expect coming from a youngan
if only everyone knew if only everyone had their experiences if only everyone understood if only, if only.
A beat A rhythm A hook A chorus
So deep, so deep. Sarcasm is my towel.
Flaming red eyes, torn clothes at the thighs, and cuts and bruises that seemed to multiply, but still their lips whisper in sync " She lies! She lies! " But she only tells the truth She is only but a youth
Every Friday and Saturday You go and drink You go and dance You go and loose your mind Being far from home Far from rules Far from reality Far from truth
I watched her as she faded away. She may not have noticed, But I did. Her face hollow, Her eyes blank, Her hands so fragile and small.
It is with a heavy heart that I am writing this to you. I want to start off by saying I'm sorry, I'm sorry for allowing misconceptions to seep into your mind, Destroying your future.
Why am I here? Once, as a girl, I dreamt a of a big wide world.
People Are Dying People Are Gaining Power And Its All Ignored
In our world today
Ignorance is the new world powerThey say they give us education but feed us from a spoon coated in arsenic Governments claim they want what is best for their country We're brainwashed so we will cower
I wanna watch the whole world burn down! I wanna see everybody suffer and die! Watch their bodies turn black and crisp, watch them shrivel up and turn to dust.
Fun Things and Happy Things Can you really leave these behind? Even if you can, can you keep loving this place? Can you keep loving yourself? Sad things and frightening things You want to leave those behind.
You wanna know what makes me tick? A world that doesn't care for the sick. You wanna know what angers me more? A world that elevates the rich and completgely ignores the poor.
Not Stagnant By: Eric Turner
Broken down and abundant hope contaminates the air choking the fulfillment of the undeserved knocked out unconscious on the side of a curve racing through the rain lies an unsteady heartbeat
Hush little girl, and rest in me
Why is the world filled with so much hate? Everyday it's something different. - some teenager's getting raped - drugs - alcohol - gangs
Your eyes so beautiful, Reminding me of a warm mocha coffee on a chilly, cold day, Your smile so radiant,
How does one teach? Do you decide what is right? Can you truly say anything is false?
Perched on a hill Humble with nature's best Provider Observed Tranquilizer Keeps me sane. No human element can toch thee. Stationary, revolved around all seasons.
baby i could care less you stole my heart and tied it up now i want it back cause ive had enough you stole my heart and hold it lock and key thats okay though cant take me from me baby i could care less
Oh, you hate men? Why would you be a feminist? All guys aren't like that..That's so unfair.
We wake up everyday Some in joy, Some in pain We've all experienced the hurt But still we have the nerve To avert our eyes at every homeless man we see To witness a crime And say we dont have time..
Do you remember when you were little.
I want to reach up and touch the tip Of the tallest tree on the tallest hill And maybe then I'll get a look At all the world and have my fill Of forests and mountains Of lakes and streams
Up above our wondrous world
look up at the sky, what do you see? a big crescent moon facing straight towards me its big, its bright, its so pretty
She takes flight. All the light in those babydoll eyes. Broken. Soars away from these hardships. Tender hands burned. In this seemingly painless discuise. Don't leave me in the darkness.
Explode into the world, leaving your inhibitions in the dancing wind. Your comfort zone is a place to forget and leave behind, for outside of it greater things are accomplished.
I hate you
I find it hard to live in the world I am in.
If i had one wish, i think that wouldn't be enough
Sick and blind All of mankind Twisted and strange A world that’s deranged Oh what a twisted world Scary and Crazed A vision that’s hazed
I love Tokyo so much As a child I would watch anime. Pretend that I was a marital artist living in the Hot Springs. Tokyo is where my dreams were born My imagination and my love for adventure began.
I write for you. The one who is always on my mind, The one who always seems so close. I write for you. My love, my one, my only, My life, my drive, my soul. I write for you.
Can I make everything rewind Back in time When everything was once fine And make all of these new thoughts collapse? I'm bound to the floor because there's nothing more
The world buries problems underground With no hesitation it takes While we walk over the mound All the problems the world makes Problems look better in pitch black night
Through blurry eyes she views the beauty of the world, yet those who see clear see an abyss of nothing.
I was walking through school during lunch one day when I heard at once a peculiarly snobbish voice saying "I just don't understand it," and so you see, I simply had to turn and look.
We live in a world where society rules most of us We create groups to isolate our selfs from larger crowds We figure that if we stay away from the people who try and change us then we cant be changed
The World Around Us Ring! Ring! Tic-Tac! That is all you hear nowadays, As technology advances people keep changing their ways,
Think. Right now. What's on your mind?
The world does not revolve around you If so then the sun would shoot down like rain on a window pane Tap Tap Tapping on your skin until you blister and boil Oh such pain that i'll never know
There are two people considered important in the American Society Students and workers Because who are unemployed and uneducated? Who cares? Students and workers Students are in schools Workers in offices
I am the poet, madder red The odd accumulation of odds and ends. Bright and tarnished, waylaid silver My worth is determined by the words I'm giving. But I am not only a poet of odds and ends
If I could choose just one job where would I even start? I'm told that happiness and love is but endorphins in a brain And yet I feel it rushing through my heart
There are 77,600,000 girls around the world who do not attend school. Not 77,600,000 children or adults or people all put together.
Empty.That's how I feel.
What's it gonna take? To show this world what's right from wrong My hearts about to break Because this has been going on for too long We need a cure, not for the sick But for the evil
The dude on the news going on about all the world but we do not really care its all about "me me me" when kids in schools cant believe in themselves creating all the heartless hate
The sun beams on your flesh
The sun shines bright upon the snow the land a white expanse The wintry air is brisk, yet still, the lake frozen and vast He takes her up in his arms, and they turn to a music only they can hear
We hear about problems, All over our world, How there are bombings, shootings, And deaths allured. What people forget, Is how this all began, With hatred that came,
“You’re too young”.
Acceptance is key labels have become a necessity and now they determine our worth whether it's skin color, your hometown even your choice of clothes or your choice of faith Acceptance is key
The world needs children the smile with missing teeth the mouth full of food the arms dancing when you laughs
Have you ever considered the mind of a fish? Whether he laments his glass imprsonment And dreams of swimming in the ocean? Have you ever pondered the state of a house?
What Would You Change… If you had the power to change anything what would it be? Your hair, Your name,
welcome to the world, baby see the light of the sun in the sky? but theres some things you must hear now... were not to different, you and i. welcome to your life, baby
The clock is ticking. The world is slipping into a state of decay. Our parents won't see it,
"Here you go" They said. "Here is your little bundle of joy" Like all, I had paused and reflected on my past. At that moment, I didn't mean to drown in drunken thoughts. I couldnt help it.
I used to be afraid of losing my eyesight. But now I’m afraid of losing my mind. The world is beyond crazy, I find. I turn around and see my life in hindsight, A shaded memory, a darkened twilight.
*/ /*-->*/ Tell me Sterling, what is "change?" " A verb; to make or become different. Whether it be yourself
Not many know me Nor do they know my past Naive describes those who know only my top layer But when one comes truely When one comes with respect They will come to love me as I will to them
Why do we fight?
Personally I believe
Inspiration Where does it come from? Echos believe it comes from the places we've been. Whispers believe it comes from the things we have seen. All I know is that it comes to us in slow waves.
Just like the stars, we'll dissolve into a thousand ashes Pieces staying behind for all eternity Just like the stars, we hold the light The light for which only shines to seem like a mere second That light is ours
There's something to be said about self-expression About everyone knowing who you are Without you having to tell them In a world where you are one Of 7 billion people It's easy to feel lost.
Every time I turn on the news, a family, a person, a life is bruised.
Hand a dollar to your neighbor if she's ever in needShare a smile with a stranger when his endeavours succeedTake a cloud from the storm and make the lonely a new friend
Too often girls hear the word NO. NO you can't go to school- you're not allowed NO you can't get a job- it's not in our culture NO you can't leave the house- it is too dangerous But I WANT to go to school
just because there are bigger problems in the world doesn't mean yours
T’was not at once mine own love with her fell
I bet you anything That no one would say That one day The wish to work for a job with no pay. Let me just tell you I would. What's money anyway? Its just a way
Heavy and smudged sky, and drops on the window. My brain pulses, and my heart swells. It weighs down on the space between morals and the vices of feeling.
what MY dream job means to MEMY dream job in America no one takes seriousy
I look around and see more phones Than books in the classroom. I see people worrying about bets When there is an eminent war. I see thinking diminished And common sense thrown out of mind.
Fettered to a spinning sphere
ending it all horribly. brought down, Our world will be in ruins If there isn't anyone,
We woke up in this place, shattered but alive, The world is a monstrocity, we manage to survive. Torn up children's faces and corrupted civil wars,
My future In my mind, my future is filled with success In my mind, my future is not filled with disappointment But, that is simply impossible The future is unpredictable
There is no better race, Everyone is of equal taste In the eyes of God. It doesn't matter what you are. Asian or hispanic, White or black, People are all the same.
Humans are the dominant species Creating buildings that penetrate skies, And having every artificial and natural luxury From this, our evils arise… Entitlement Selfishness Disregard Hate.
So much beauty everywhere It is winter melting into spring The cars, bikes, and trains Make music outside my city window It is gray now Fluctuating between waves of warmth And bitter, biting cold
Struggling to be free. What is freedom?
To the poet who uses words to explore, to you who thinks you know more, you manipulate a bondage of words to stage, I the historial who studies the past,
Red, Yellow, Blue, Green Flags are nothing but color. Caucasian, Indian, Islander, African Skin is not the issue in particular. Trans, Gay, Straight, Bi We are all the same.
Racism. It's such a strong word, A prevelant issue, Something that separates, Discriminates. It leads to wars. It does not love. It is an unjust system. It hurts.
If you could ask for one thing, what would it be? That was the question asked. Well, I'd pull out my magic lamp and call upon my genie,
The world we live in, So full of hate. The world we live in, Plummeting at such a rate. We must stand for what we believe in, Recognize the important things.
Dreams seem hopeless When you have doubt. When you think there's no way out. So please, hear me out. This is what I would do. Changing the world, It's like polishing a pearl.
What would I change ? The world.... so that children would be fed hate would be dead and love can wed so that promises could be kept and tears wouldn't be wept but where dream's leapt
We dance, dance endlessly in a gentle-swaying torrent,
From the day you were born, you've been feeling vile scorn, for the future they say is so bright. The school that you stay in, The church that you pray in, Just trying to snuff out the light.
If everyone were kinder
Imagine a world with no color How dull our lives will be Every moment the sky gray That’s not the way Our dreams won’t be dreams We will wake up with screams Because a world with no color
What would I change? Wouldn't you like to know? I'd feed the hungry To make people grow. I work at McDonalds, it's fine and all, And we throw away burgers that go out and come back
Who can save us? A starving world, 9 billion strong. Or rather 9 billion weak. Bony, worn, and sunken children Countered by pink slime cheeseburgers
When the ground shook beneath her, she held her balance. When that very ground cracked, she didn't loose a step. And when she thought her world was caving in, she smiled at the thought of new beginnings.
Facing the dedication plaque of The East Coast Memorial in Battery Park,sat a navy spiral bound with a worn post-it note upon the cover.Head slightly tilted, I scoff at the carelessness of some kids.
The world is wrong; I see that; but I dont change it; thats the worse; so I need to chang myself
The world is wrong; I see that; but I dont change it; thats the worse; so I need to chang myself
Two eight-year-old boys meet. One of ebony skin, One of cream. After hours of frog-catching at the park, Their fathers see, and take them apart. Why can't we be friends?
I sit at night, watching the stars Dreaming of a world without scars No hate or frears No war or tears A world where no one lies A world where no one dies
My mother of Resolution A mother of hope A listener of wisdom My detective of crime Understanding of all imperfections Loving, caring, compassionate
How could you easily let go the one thing you said you love without a protest without a fight and leave it there broken walking away. You say it hurt you to release your grasp
Can I show you the world baby? Its really not what it seems, Apples are just money on trees, And pollution shares the daily breeze, Can I show you the world baby?
In this world we call Earth, There are many things that need to change. Homelessness and discrimination Are just a couple to name. Narrow minded people Should just mind their own business
At the sound of an alarm, We wake! At the smell of a brew, We wake! At the turn of a key We move! On our path to fortune, We dream, Yet, at the sight of the homeless child,
People walk to work like they are alonethe youth shrug their shoulders, take a drag, and it passessleep in a city of millions, never knowing anyone.outside, every thing you hear you have already heard,
Why is the sky blue? Let's make it purple. Why is the grass green? Color it blue. Why do humans have such beastly attitudes? Put a smile on their face.
Loving your job Isn't so simple. Especially in this culture Where we're taught to just sell out Our gifts and our talents. Quick choose: money or passion. They don't always go hand in hand,
If I could change anything it'd be the world. If I could change the world I'd make it a better place. If I could change the world I'd benefit the entire human race.
In a world full of hate and despair, there may be times we feel nothing can compare, where it seems to be, beyond repair. In a world that's cold, and no sense of right,
The dark cave opens us to a new light,
The world is tough, The world is prideful, The world is rich, The world is flashy, The world is glamourous, But I am not like the world. The world is sleezy, The world is hard,
Where is the love in this world so cold? Has compassion died off with those who are old? Has the ghost of the heart flown away?
I feel the mysterious paint dripping down like a cape Containing the worlds lies that I thought I could escape
If I could change the World It would be for the Better No more hurt ,no more pain, No more war, or breakups No more crying, No more Death People would see who they are Girls would like themselves
The world has too many flaws But these flaws only come from us Most people don’t care They don’t think they can make a change But we are greater than politicians We are a family
“YOLO!”-- hold on sorry.......YOWO! Now what exactly can I sway, if I may? through video or paper -- which matter, which way? To release many thoughts, through frames per second, no way
There once was a world that was darkBut in one girl there was a small light.This girl was able to leave a mark
What is the mind of man,
Don't ever give up. Where would we be if Abraham Lincoln didn't end slavery, fixing humanity as if it's a broken cup?
Illness and diseases... Hurt and suffering... Abuse and murders. They, and more, keep happening. Every day and everywhere. We can try to avoid it but we certainly cannot go too far
Hello, my name is "Chinese" "Japanese" "Dirty knees" "Look at these" "Criss cross" "Apple sauce" "Do me a favor and get lost"
Much deeper than flesh Being myself is complex Everyday improving my thought process Life only gives one promise Can’t tell you where I’m going based off places that I’ve been
It ran away some time ago, or perhaps it was stolen. Not by a man, a drug, or a mix of the two. It was stolen by the world.
Look me in the eye and tell me we aren't the same,
I will join your herd Although your vision is blurred Soon you will be subdued This world is very crude But I will struggle on And I cannot wait until dawn And so I felt This whole system melt
This world is spinning out of control The doubts are coming over me pulling me no where but down. The society's perfections got me questioning my complexions.
My wish is that the world would squish
As I write this I am sitting in my world... It is where I always like to be When thoughts are flowing This place makes me aware that I am finite It is here that troubles diminish for me.
There are worlds beyond the tips of my fingers— Ones that I can barely brush. Built of thumbprints and slant faces and closed mouths, Withholding what is never be spoken of.
With it we define, the meaning of life The need to realign, without much strife To impose our odds, beyond our right
If someone ever comes to up me With a bag of Skittles and candy in their mouth, With the lame pick-up line:
Is it me that I would change? Or is it the world and its evilness? My qualities go beyond range But this world...it has no sense of friendliness I must admit I am a little strange
A conversation about politics gets most people uptight
Can't you see that times have changed?People move on but you're still the same?Everyones got their own lives nowDo you even know where you're going? TIMES HAVE CHANGED THE WORLD
Hidden Lies The present is cheap, The future looks bleak. An image of solace, Is all the eyes meet. In reality, it is a downfall. The world can be simply defined
One day when we were young Owen asked me, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” “I don’t know,” I said. “I want to be an astronaut. It’d be so cool to go into outer space
I wish for world peace, For there to be no war,
The world has lost its innocence,
Lost in thought
I am told I should not fear Perfection- I should not fear it- for I will never reach it. colors of the World are painted about Her Searching back with open eyes-
My grandmother used to have this globe.
She cries into the nightAs she heads for the skyHer face is full of PainShe has nothing to gain. She cries herself to sleep
What is difference? Why does society dislike the different? Who is to say what is differrent? No one is the same Yet, we all want to be like someone else No one is equal yet everyone is equal.
When the winds ice your cheek And the pedals are at work, You look to the world around you And you wear a gentle smirk. The leaves are racing along the road
A carbon atom is small, But it can make you trip and fall. It has many things to do in life, So it will do it while he flies. Carbon forms a bond with oxygen, And they become the eternal bossing gem. They travel through the world,
He called her ugly. He believes she is ugly. He hurts her. He is ugly. She is beautiful. She is strong. She loved him. He is ugly.
I live in the same place I was born. A small circle of protection, preserved on every side by a cliff or mountain. It’s a mystifying place,
It's seen in her eyes the beauty and danger of this world. Full of love, full of hurts. And everything in between. Thought she knew what life meant but life is just a tempt. Full of truth, full of lies.
I am Alexandria Leitermann;
Education will cure the cause of hate. Everyone should try to inform the rest. We can try to erase ignorance from the worlds full slate. Then we can really address the real cause of this mess.
People may walk by But it doesn't mean you have to. When someone is in need It is the time to distiguish yourself. The little difference to helping to not Will make you the better person in this world.
Mine eyes have seen the coming the comming of many things, But as things pass by my eyes they become many goings. My feet know many back allies that have kept me off my trail.
A sea away, Endlessly long days, No sleep at night, A few fights, Plenty of giggles New food that jiggles, Chance of a lifetime, Cost way more than a dime, Want to go back,
The world is round, there is no denying, you can sit on the ground and keep smiling, while everything around you is quickly dying.
His past scares me but i like it He could get me into trouble i'll get myself into trol anyway so whats new?
Life, an ever living being with endless possibilities, we grow to live and accomplish goals we wish to acheive as this world we pollute, dies with us, as our selves die aside our cells.
Dark EYES. Dark HEART. Dark PAST.
Day by day We wake up What do we say? Day by day We get out of bed All the words we say Are just made up in our head Day by day We paint a picture of ourselves
I'm enveloped in the black abyss of nothingness, I can see everyone else up on the surface but I'm still stuck below, here alone, I can see everyone is trying to help me out,
What is this we call home? Compressed, disstressed, in a dome. The mind, Losing time. Don't even know; but we're intellegent. Pseudobenevolent. Give to get back; Give in to riff-raff
The home of a traveler Is not really a home, But more of a way of life. The home can be furnished nicely With a chipper mood and a broad smile. The furniture is all in place
I realize it is this skin! For some unspoken words it is this skin Does it bare a mark of ancestral sin? How when they built this country on their bakcs and tears and blood.
As if their concentration camps weren't enough, Now they have to shove big guns in our faces. They do not care if we cry, They do not care if we die. All they care about is extinguishing our religion and race.
7.046 billion people in the world 1,200 students at the average high school So many faces in the world So many people that are passed by What would happen if there was a chain reaction?
Most of us believe that we are free, But in reality, we are nothing more than a working bee. Most of us believe that the system is fair, But in reality, its only causing us pain.
Imagination, set me free Take me far from here Set me high up in a tree Give me the chance to disappear I’m going to swim across the sea I wanna fly high off the ground
Earth! what a small word for a bulbous creation,so much diversity, from cultures to racesfrom continent to countries, from places to nationswhat a gift God gave us for ages and ages
If only we could put the lonely girl with the lonely boy Fix the hurt Make the used feel less like a toy …………………………………………………………………..
I be sleeping while awakeGirl kiss me while I wakeMoney ain't a thingNot for the gold chainPeople go insane all for the fame
You breathe Yet, nothing comes out You bleed Yet, never die To tumble into a world of pure sorrow Is worse of a fate than chaos The screams we once held are no more
Teach us to think. Not on what to think, but on how. Test us not on the knowledge, but on the application. Teaching us to memorize facts and numbers
What used to seem so bright Is now slowly losing its light I'm losing it in the shadow of this big world. I used to dream of success I used to dream of fame
As you March through this life, Your steps are forever traced- Legends- are left behind Precious Memories, are scattered- throughout this earth.
Beauty is created on its face. Colors swirling into a symphony, Creating beauty where there is none found. All emotions are held beneath the tip, As it glides across this vast unknown.
Remember when the world was happy? Neither do I.
As we discover how complex our Universe is we should remember how simple it once was
The world gives me absolutely everything Life, Love, Friends, School, Laughter, Death, Sadness, Happiness My list can go on for days
The final destination for everything, to you, is in your head. Your definition for every word, your feelings of every object, your knowledge of geography,
There comes a time in life when - you realize that you cant trust anybody. At first you felt loved - and then you were betrayed. Your life spins and everything you thought you knew - is now a lie.
Most of you think that we dont belong to a world like yours. That we should go back, and never come back. Most of you think that we dont have the right to be free, to work and to talk, like you do.
Life could be serene and peaceful Like the waves of the ocean. Everyday activities could be graceful Like the waterfalls. People could be one family
A world so great, a world so big, Forgets the people so small and weak. Open your eyes, Look around. Open your ears, Hear their cries. Open your heart, Stop the injustice,
Darkness is a cloak of shelter. Ending the day's noise, And so forth the day's chapter. Darkness is everywhere, Whether it's a shadow, Or a feeling you can't share, nor bear.
Run, run, run as fast as we can We can't stop the rhythm echoing in our hearts and hands our feet and soul they must fly We cannot deny the sparks that live than die Jump, jump, jump
Deep within the forest, inside the pine tree’s heart, Run the dearest of children to their own land set apart, The sun on the dirt, the trail well known, But to all who thread it a question is thrown,
What could the world be, if it were up to me? A neverceasing green, full of lakes and streams? No sad tears and no angry frowns, No warring nations and no frightening sounds
“I am A Ginja Traceur” PoemNicholas A. Peet
They dont placate children with sugar, spice, and everything nice anymore. We Just accept what gives and nod our heads to the insufficency of the world. They put them in easy-bake ovens
I love you I'm starting to think i always will. I gotta admit when i'm with you my heart and the world both stop and stand still.
What is the world just stopped turning? I may just give up. What if the world gave up? I could let everything go. What if the world let everything go? I would feel very scared.
The aperture of existence surged into the void of her happiness And the smiling sun extracted the life from her pallor flesh Daffodils danced as she traversed the ashen river of though
In the end we are nothing but bones- it’s funny how death and time ride a tandem bicycle (time always steers- as impatient as always- death always pedals- ever present-)
Keep your eyes shining Keep yourself locked away Look for the silver lining say what they want you to say
Diversity: we are all different Diversity: we are all individual Without Diversity we’d be the same Everyone would like only vanilla ice cream
Looking around. Biting lip. Sickness whirls into your stomach. Nausea hits you out of nowhere. Palms sweat. All of a sudden it feels unbearable to just stay still. You have to move. You have to escape. But you can't.
While growing up in a fast laneShe started these fast waysand she was missing her fatherMissing a love that could only be giving by a manBut instead she grabbed the hands of many
Did we ask to be born into a world of such scorn, They would surely mourn for the the old ideals, Since those are no more, This is a new world, a much more flawed world, but freer,
Teach a girlNo doubt, she is diamond-beautifulInside and out,Because God created herWith a purpose.Break the curse,To crush deadThe tiny mocking voicesIn her head
Tick Tock. I don't have time for this.
What if no one ever tried, or if no one was inspired? What if no one ever created, or if no one ever desired? Where would this world be?
You think you can change the world.You cannot.The best you can do is change yourself.Change yourself so dramatically,that the world will look at youand want to change,and change because of you.you did not change the worldyou helped the world chang
Why do I write poetry? Because it gives me hope. It serves as a flame to light my way. Because in a world of problems, Of lies and fear, Of war and famine, I can control fate.
I cannot make flowers growin the parts of myself I don't take enough care oflike my mindand my heart. I cannot repair those who are brokenand I cannot healthose who hurt.
Darkened skies, and places of dismayViolence, deaths are the best way to describe todayMalevolent personalities and families that strayHomeless people, jobless people, tend to struggle everyday
Dear World Where you have to pay extra not to have chemicals in your food Where not being the most obese country is an accomplishment Where Nicki Minaj's butt has more hits than Mahatma Ghandi
To write, is to express one’s self through words rather than actions.To write, is to speak out loud without really speaking.To write, is to release… everything.
From my eyes, I see a world of wonder. A place filled with young day dreamers; A place filled with possibilities. It’s a world that shines in the sunlight, Yet you can only see the reality.
Social society deems me imperfect – just another product went defective I try to ignore the pressure but the cover of the magazine holds me captive Yet here we are in our Photoshop world with our newly made disguise
Time passes us by we all forget to see, the world as it was intended when we first breathed. So innocent and pure our eyes were in that first light, Has transitioned to the hate and societal wars between people
When I was born, I stood on the shotgun seat. Danger was a challenge best met naïve. My dad told me, “Sit down or you’ll get hurt.”
I am like the dark. A vast, intricate enigma. Everybody can see that I’m there. Some people choose to embrace me. I do not seek, but lie in wait. Few people can understand some of me, some of what I hold.
Around the world, We question and uncover, To explore and experience through and through, For tomorrow is here, and today is gone by How has it been?
Tell me how you feel when the wind gets strong enough to blow you over. Why do I try? Taking in everything that's happened, How do I forget? It'll blow over and everything will seem fine,
For 18 years I've been lost about being lost and tossed around by meaninglessness Worried about pieces of paper in the future For the last 2 years, I've been eating the last doughnut And sneaking a glass of wine
When I was younger I would sit in the back of the classroom without saying a single word My teacher would always call on me
How are feelings expressed? Through words? Through voice? Just one sound or one word can illuminate ones heart, it grows and becomes a never ending cycle. It continues to grow until it spreads across the world like a wildfire,
I ask myself "who do you want to be?"/ Be the best emcee making hella money?/ Or become the lyricist who can make a few funnies/ Act like a dummy but impress with my cunning/ My vocab isn’t that great/
What has this world come to? People too involved with themselves or should I say vain ... over consumed Using others just to get by or too pretentious to just be themselves, flaws and all ... and not hide
I’ll wander the Earthand sail the seajust in case you can’t find me
World without hate Is one without fright One where the darkness Is diminished by the light One where all people Are happy at peace And discrimination Has finally ceased
The sea shimmers like sunlight on chrome Loud crashing waves and soft silky sand are my living room The beach is the place I call home My home is unlike the old empire of Rome
Intelligence is of the mind and never of the spiritual or physical.
It was a question that plagued me even in my dreams and begged for a reply Why haven’t we changed? Obscure, it seemed it was, when a stranger approached me
Appearance, they couldn't do much. Battered clothes hang off the shoulders of them. Conquering the battles of the homeless people was my mission. Dead people walking is what they seem to be.
Where have you been?Where have you gone?I sing sad melodiesof how i was wrongand i can't even dreamwithout you in my armsso its best to believewe just dont belong
I Invent the non-existent Realize the reality of the unreal Imagine the unimaginable Read an unwritten story I create Accept the possibility of the impossible Expect the unexpected
As a little girl, I wonder what I will be. Too many troubles, but all I can do is be me. Negativity is all I see. And I wonder what this world will be. Where Life Takes us, is up to me.
The world before me Is dark and dangerous What lies ahead Is foreign and uncertain I write on paper What I am unsure of So that maybe my words Can guide me to answers
Pondering with my eyes closed, As The raindrops tap against my window. These droplets coming faster, Its coming down hard. These droplets must be the tears of God.
War is a terrible monster, it devours everything in its path, and leaves only destruction and ruin behind. War is like a spider, it waits for countries to become ensnared
(First time recording from probably a year ago... Flow is to be tampered with still and an ending is still debated.)
Nations that grow weeds Fall, but buds grow back again, And they bloom once more.
I held your hand when your daddy left you held my hand when Rebecca died Neither one of us ever had it any better
Here is a word, or maybe some more I guarantee, simple is bold We see the unseen And feel the signals The signals of heart But there are choices Choices to be made
What is Beauty? Is it what your face holds Or is it skin deep within our soul. In our society Being Thin is in Lighter Skin and other countless things. What happens to the other girls
I dream of a perfect world another world, Where children don’t go hungry, Where all people have a say in the government. Where simple medicines are provided to the ill,
I'm living in a world that doesn't exist! A world that is fragile, a world that's a game; It can always start over. No one ever dies to stay dead, But to be reincarnated a few seconds later.
Trees have always reminded me of lungs. They even kind of look like them. They branch out in the same type of widespread, fleshy mass with exposed meat, and their introverted veins; veins as in branches, veins that act as passages.
Sunlight burns through large, green treesCars begin to replace all the beesOnly thing living is people like meAs a breathe is inhaled in this great city.
What does writing mean to me? It's a way to make my words flow, like wind through trees. A way to show on paper, the picture in my mind. Despite the fact that I can't draw and my painting skills are way behind,
You know what they say a tiny ripple can change the day. When scary moments pass we know the sun will rise. You can always see it the slow change. From perfectly fine
Robert Belano once said:“For a long time, I stopped existing.”And the pages of a blank book,Brought me back from the deadAs I scrawled SanskritAgainst the sands of an hourglassWhat I was searching for-
So God made the birds and the bees He made these trees He made you and me. Not for all of us the destroy and tear them down. We say we're big and bad, walking around like we own the place.
In a world full of pain and fear she finds peace In a world full of darkness and cold she finds light and warmth In a world full of despair she finds faith She knows not of the life outside this dark room
The world around me is like a prison Capturing the demons that live within it Torturing their bodies, invading their souls Held captive, waiting to be freed Confined to their life
This World We're In Full of fear of the end There are some who seek For the greater good- But can great be misunderstood This World We're In Full of love and enjoyment A house for my family, is money well spent And those who tend to live forever..
Hit the floor running, that's what they say But there's only so far you can run In this bricked up place with these tiled floors filled with sickness, sad- ness, and sterilization. But that's why I'm here:
Sorrow, Emotions that travel through each human being as we face triumph and hardships in our lives, a world full of confusion as every young professional tries to thrive.
Waking up, rubbing the crust out of my eyes to realize, where i reside is a land on its demise I then reflect on I, surrounded by subsidized housing and homeless vets, and fiends who get cocaine wasted by the ounces
Who am I? I am the shelter for him and her I am Mother Nature Man cut down my trees Woman however use me for a decoration Flowers are pretty but they are meant to grow
Burning bridges Cigarette light Charcoal ashes Acid rain Do you watch as the world burns?Would you dare not care of the void that litters this earth?
You look up at me wishing your lives would change, sometimes with tears in your eyes, other times angry with hearts full of hate. I listen to your dreams and hopes every night and can't help but wander what it is to dream, to love, to live.
The world has shut me out. Told to never speak truths again. My mind holds back my hearts true nature and shoves it in a corner of doubt. My poor heart slowly becomes passive like a wild lion whipped into submission.
High school is over. Spread your wings and discover What your life could be.
The world’s open mouth gapes, and swallows all those who enter. We are all a caged animal here, made to make this place better. The reason we are put here, is what we search for a shine.
Eyelashes brush on rosy cheeks Slowly turning into yellow beaks A feather upon a dusty pillow Comes sweeping against a sprouting willow. Yellow leaves by a river’s edge Dance among the grassy ledge
As I grew older, my mind became bolder With every touch of passion, I become clutched I began to write when I began to reason reality, a creative formation status of my full mentality
The world is SPINNING OUT I have no utter doubt That history repeats itself And its happening now. Do you think for a moment That this would not happen? Warfare in the world
I don't keep the worlds histories I don't solve the worlds mysteries And I am not their story keeper I am no mans scribe. That is not my life.
I woke up today Then woke up Then woke up and saw a light so bright it blinded A light So bright it burned So bright it melted my eyes a little So that their essence pooled and fell
When I feel for the disadvantaged I write, When there is chaos everywhere and I know the solution I write, When my brethren are brutally killed I write, To share the pain, to discover a solution,
Where we were placed Tremendous size, yet microscopic realizations What's a conflict thousand miles away Transforms into a brief mention in another thousand miles away Wrapped up, reserved, conservative
I crave to see the world. I have a lust rooted deep within myself for adventure, A hunger to pack my bags, pack my life, a camera, and someone I love. The desire to travel has always clung to me.
This warm blanket I've been hiding under is unraveling. Each little mistake and each poor decision is tugging at the strings of my once strong fabric. The chill of winter is seeping through my quilt. I cannot hide for long.
This world around me is shattering. Ever so slowly Piece by piece They crack and fall. To reveal something ugly Something broken.
I know it started with a cry. Bright light in my eyes—a breath, my parent’s sighs. They said “welcome to the world,” Our world. I’d come to know it, soon enough. To me the world began small.
I'm living in a world so bleak and cold No warning of hurt Protect yourself because nobody else will Hold on tight It's going on to be a long fight Filled with mysteries Yes, that we are
(poems go here) As I sit back, reminisce, and wonder why, why I am who I am, and my eyes become watery and I start to cry.
With the world gone to the pits, I wonder how much worse it gets. Most people try to call it quits, But others use their wits.
A place, a meaning, a voice, a dream and a goal Within the walls of this beautiful classroom, Students learn the secrets of life day by day They discover a little about themselves and of the world around them.
I am expendable. And I absolutely will not believe that I can do great things. I understand this may be a surprise, but “Have faith in your abilities” Was a lie, and “I’ll never figure it out”
My world is damaged, my world it bleeds, It’s been infected, corrupted, and battered to a “tee”. It cries, it begs, it screams out of pain, And unless something changes, it will die in vain.
I have 98 days until I’m gone Gone from friends, gone from family, gone from home I have 98 days to get ready Deadlines, clothes, jobs, money I have 98 days to think Am I ready ? Or am I not? Can’t it just wait?
The scene unfolds with little warning Words would have diminished its significance The moment itself should have lasted forever Its beauty was terrible
Passing by those I do not know And those I wish to never know A packed bus never fails to amuse So much decay is put on display Dripping from every pore Ugly and deceptive to the core
Aware of what the future beholds, I reach a hand out into the dark beyond. Rising up from this earth, Called my grave, This translucent flesh Rots away. I realize I'm not alone;
Happiness brings together the heart and soul, Flowing through like a stream or river, How lovely a heart can be, Shining bright and beautiful, Like a sunrise tipping off a mountain, It bring's joy to others,
Ignorance is killing a man, a man with great potential. And this ignorance that I speak of, is coming down like torrential rain. There is no way to escape it, no escape plan.
A Child Alone Thinking that they’re grown But just another soul lost Victim to the World’s Exhaust
Welcome to my world... My world will kill your fear. This world of mine is full of love, Yet emptiness is near.
Have you ever been To the land of the lost? The place with no end? A place of thought? Everyone has been there. Everyone knows. Children want to live there. Adults tell them no.
The idea of being awake... Truly and spiritually awakened from the earthly slumber life puts us in. The dim and dreary box that society puts us in. While in reality we can change the world if only we could awaken.
Welcome to this world, this cold, cruel place, Where violence and hurt are quick to replace. Here are some things to which to pay mind If, and only if, you wish to survive.
The man proclaimed he was a genius: they scoffed and asked for proof. He looked them straight in both their eyes, said: "Sirs, the first from you."
Sun shines through my small window the light drips down the walls like golden raindrops. My eyelids flutter open, retinas burning in the unexpected light. I look around at the blank walls. No detail, no color
Chicago shall rise again. This phrase, from ashes rose But I see a city again with flames rising high Not of fire but of hatred, racism and crime. A Chicago whose politicians are varied
In a little house, just off the main road I lived and loved with my family. The house was small, and often cramped, But it was warm, with good smells and lots of smiles. It was a house of imagination,
I'd rather see beauty in the flaws on the faces than have it all washed away washed away in the rain People are colors, not shades of grey, but colors combine to make grey anyway.
Do a lot of things first, and put God last And I know it isn't right, I do so wrong And I'm addicted, because I've been doing it for so long Sometimes my mind be so far gone
The expression of the people, in this world I see All the living conditions, they never chose to be In such financial jams, but supposedly Illuminati controls, and they have stolen me
One brain for admission Two to commence the submission Three for a laugh track Four the media is out of whack Bashing is on my resume You want my soul, how much will you pay
This is my falling down story, the one where no one caught me There’s no happily ever after, ‘cause they couldn't put us back together I’m just a damsel in distress, turns out you’re just as helpless
Skipping lines and skipping parts Do you know wherethebegginingstarts Feel the constant beating of your heart. Then all of a sudden. It falls apart
On a small sunshine covered leaf A little white egg rests, Listening to the words of the wind And waiting to begin earth’s tests.
Breathe Just In and Out You can do it This time you’ve got it
We can teach how to attain power Knowledge is the key Power that can alter the world The kind that admires change Accepts it and soon wishes To free the thought of tradition Habits someday will shift
A Counsel Averting the Burning of Our World By R. M. Otto
As I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I look right and left. To find my surroundings sky high of bodies, and I wonder why. Far off into the distance, I can see it, The Resistance.
Our society has a crack We have to back track because there is a lack Kids young as ten saying F this and F that They need to get to class and be tamed
Stop Listen to the words that I say Realize the stress of today Dream for the peace of the world and live for the youth of boys and girls The streets often take hold ad have their way
Simple rhythms and simple rhymes is that all I’m meant to give to you who deserves all the tears that I have never shed? To them across this world of ours who I’m sure deserve the same
In one minute many things can happen choices are made deals are done decisions are reached and life changes irreparably
The world is dying But they keep trying Putting patches on the wounds but they're still crying It's going under This ship will plunder It will shake and crumble by Almighty Thunder
Society, society, wherefore art thou society? People just want to disappear To hide in a crowded room in fear We hide inside and under our skin Because all people want is just to fit in
I Graduated! High School is finally over I am now going to college to be free It was fun for the moment Parties Late nights Drinking Being on your own Then exams begin to come your way
I have seen things in war, child p l e a s e all long and strangely broken in the middle M o m m a the same
I was born into a great family When you have a family it is not always about me. A family is about love We all fit tight like a glove.
Sets of eyes watching you
I just want to change someones state of mind. Everyday brings me one step closer to being outta time. I'm sick and tired of everyone acting like this is such a crime. Maybe if you weren't your own enemy and had a open mind,
Being broke a having you wishing money grew on trees And keys to Mercedes would appear from no where like a stray dog wit rabies And see I'm scared to love a lady
I want to feel how i did that day. in the late nights of may. I striped of the meat of chickens. to barbque the meats. Then I removed the feets. I made good late night meals.
The world is full of lies, greed, & lust; The simplest definition of the most of us, as compilation; We, not understanding how to be united as a people, have adopted racism;
I feel I'm falling and even though I'm stalling The dark abis is calling Needing my presence craving my essence my will evanecence Hollow minded schemes keep ripping at my seams
(A poem based on telling my past self four years ago)-Does contain suggestive language Dear freshman me: Hey!- you yes you there blond- hair tip moron -sighs-
Am I ready for the real world? Time just simply flies by Now junior, about to be senior Have thoughts about college, but Not ready Not ready, to leave family Not ready, to leave friends
To have humility is to think less Of ourselves ‘cause we are God’s creation Red, yellow, black, white, tell that to the press For the races received much damnation. Injustice is still there we need prayers
Everyone equal, no one oppressed, yet the world yelled For the world did not believe that skin color mattered African-American, Can we just be Americans? Can we just be Humans?
The world is on fire Amongst all the lies should we give into desire? For what do they yearn leaders so greedy can they not see us burn?
Times drone of darkness and saviors and geographical explorations and stars who had to change their lives because of the country's expectations Psychology and teen fashion help
Welcome to this place Where judgment is our game We'll chew you up and spit you out You'll never be the same.
He came out of nowhere a figure at night, Tough and strong, his figure said fight. Hesitantly I huddled behind a tall rock, Distantly hearing the tick of a clock. I heard him breathing, labored and tight.
Please mister president, Listen to my plea. There are fellows like you and me Living on the street, They are treated like meat. When they have hearts and souls Like you and me, But it seems to be,
I was surprised. I hadn't realized how far I'd come. How selfish I'd become in the process. Only thinking about myself. I was ugly. I was fat. There was a facade put up between me and them. That's the only way they would have been my friend.
The stars are falling around us yet all i can focus on is the sine of your eyes The floor trembling beneath us yet all i can feel is the beating of my heart Fires encompassing us yet all i can feel is the fiery passion of my love
Fast cars, fast planes, designer jeans You're dreamin' of fortune and fame Complain, complain, complain That's all we really do That man on the corner is starving Who knew?
At the end of the world People will cease To love and trust each other. People will stop dreaming And believing And hoping. And the human family Will begin to crumble Piece by piece
You have now brought this new plate Plate of Gold, that no one else but I can Hold You have now brought this new light A light so powerful, not even darkness can contrite For you have NOW brought this new happiness
dear 1960's: wish i couldve been there. inagurated john f kennedy killed marilyn monroe martin luther king speech veitnam war. cuban missile crisis first walmart john f kennedy assasinated