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You can’t do it, they will say. How are you going to succeed in the arts? Frustration, failure, hopeless
I am a pestering weed of ugliness The one that annoys you By breaking up your pristine landscape You pluck me before I am fully grown Stubbornly, I return Again, you pluck me from the earth
Two broken hearts slowly dying And sorry I could not heal them both And be one hero, as i kept crying And thought what was right To shine both so bright Then felt captured by my feelings
Sleepless eyes, sleepless nights. Midnight strikes, As numerous assignments crowd A blank mind. Midnight strikes, Like when a teacher says "pencils down" A blank mind With no resonance.
I am the light to my world that hides in darkness I am not a quicker, I keep pushing forward I am trying to be a better person today than I was yesterday and could be tomorrow
Words hurt People pretend that they didn't see them Ignore them
Slick sleet, sleepy things Stumble over me Hot mess, camo dress Be still to not be seen Fire moths busy Setting sparks to trees No time to seek for shelter As grenades go
The waves were my sanity The smell of the salt so crisp in the air surrounding me, The crashing of the once so peaceful waves, The entire different world remaining under the surface
Flawless Is that a thing? When I look down I see a disproportioned girl When I look in the mirror I see an unsatisfied girl When I look into my eyes, I see an empty, sad, and lonely girl.
I wake up everyday with a smile on my face Life is a race I have been pushed around People have tried to trip me up But I always had belief in myself It doesn't matter where you come from
i will be a stronger person. i believe in myself and my determination. i shall make my family proud and seek my education.
To be in a wheelchair is very hard to grasp, it's a very tough life like an unfinished task. Especially if you're like me, a kid or teen, to have to sit back and watch others accomplish your dreams.
I wont stop trying to walk on water, Even if i cannot swim. Not because of fear i won't Lose all my dreams and hopes
I was 8 years old. My light up sketchers with my pink book bag outshined the sun and my smile. Entering the school with excitement I hear one kid say "Woah shes fat" That day sticks with me/
How was I supposed to know it was so bad to be educated and black? Do I really intimidate you to the point of you trying to hold me back? All I've tried to do was make something out of $5 and a dream,
Don’t give up just yet, We all go through hard times I don’t want to say goodbye, And I care so please don’t cry But when I stand here with you, I see what could be so true
Silent Thoughts Thoughts, That’s all they are That’s all I make. Will they ever be any more? Will they ever be any less?
One, two, three.
Every once in a while, someone will bring you down,
They say... That friendship lasts forever,
Dear Future Me,
We're often exposed to music We're often exposed to violence What you don't really hear of is becoming greater than yourself. You can achieve greatness, you can achieve more.
Family is supposed to understand your pain Family is supposed to be there to keep you sane So what happens when a family falsely cares? You keep smiling and take all that you can bare
The air is really hard to breathe The oxygen is choking me The people are carrying me They have unknown identities Strange how people never see The big picture of reality? All they see is never seen