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I'm no poet, and don't I know it

On this last week of National Poetry month, I thought I’d make homage to the form by choosing a favorite poem and sharing it here. 142 more words

Writing

Playing Favorites with Your Own Poems

As any parent knows, you don’t play favorites among your kids. You can HAVE a favorite, of course, but you take that scandalous secret to your grave. 699 more words

Poetry

Made by Fools like Me

April is the month in which I was birthed into the world. It is also, I found out this year, National Poetry Writing Month. And I, much to my disbelief, entered a poetry contest for #NaPoWriMo through Local Gems Poetry Press. 543 more words

Biographical

Dear Past : I Hate You, but Thank You

I never wanted to pay you a visit—

My dear Past, I only wanted to look forward,

But then I realized that I can never look forward, unless I look back. 471 more words

Favorite Poems

My favorite poems.

Hi, I love poetry and here are a few of my favorites.
“7 billions smiles and yours is my favorite”


“You said I was the girl of your dreams; I guess you decided to wake up” 187 more words

Poems

More Strong Than Time

I have a lot of admiration for this one by Victor Hugo not because it talks about love necessarily, but because it talks about those things that fill you with passion and purpose that change your outlook on life.   393 more words
Poetry

A Dream Within A Dream

By: Edgar Allen Poe

Take this kiss upon the brow!
And, in parting from you now,
Thus much let me avow–
You are not wrong, who deem… 121 more words

Poetry