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message 1: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
So this is similar to the one with six words, but here you're only given one to write a poem with, and it doesn't even have to be said, the poem just has to be based on it. Once you create your poem, leave another word to continue the game.

The First Word is: Sadness


message 2: by kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (last edited Jan 22, 2017 05:25PM) (new)

kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments Why does this world,
Have to be filled with,
so much Sadness?

No one likes sadness.
Everyone wants to be happy.
So why not just,
let them be?

~Kavy

Happiness


((can I use these poems as an inspiration?))


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments The elusive best friend of
winter cardigans in which
I bury my face when I
don't want to be seen
because my solo pity party
somehow became a wild
rager, and I wonder if it is
possible to sing songs of
merrymaking when my heart
is draped in coal, and I wonder
if people who live in snowcovered
fairytales ever feel cold and I wonder
how in in sunshiny bright places
the best friend of depression still exists:
Happiness

Next topic: Space


message 4: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (last edited Jan 22, 2017 07:16PM) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
And there are too many places between us
And this time has gone on for too long
And I can't even speak for the feeling
You're stealing the air that I breathe
And I'm floating in outer space
And those lights are so far away
And they all could have died tomorrow
I wouldn't know
And your arms are cold as the blankness
And your eyes are empty enough
And I can't remember you speaking
I'm left alone in this space
And still you're putting space between us
And letting me go on my own
And you say this will all end someday
I've always somehow known
And I'm here floating in outer space
And I can't reach your arms again
And those lights are so far away
Maybe I'll reach them someday

Next word: Butterfly


message 6: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
So was yours ;)


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments Bookcrazy ~Open flowers in the windy fields of this war-torn world~ wrote: "So was yours ;)"

Thanks


message 8: by ~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (last edited Jan 22, 2017 07:28PM) (new)

~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments Flit flattering in my chest
their wings pressed against my breast
throat closed up, i can't breathe
mind shuts down, I can't scream
slowly backing into corners,
trying to remember yesterdays
when little armies didn't beat
against a heart that I swore wasn't there
their energy runs through me,
wind currents uplifting me,
and I slowly nod my head yes
mouth full, almost to bursting
i let it all out, a release
a swarm of butterflies,
with a message
please,
save me

Next topic: paper


message 9: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
There aren’t enough paper scraps that
I have one to waste
Every word
Must be the perfect word
The first time perfect word
Because erasing will only further degrade
My scraps
And I need them to last
Yesterday I lost one on the wind
It swirled away into the sand
Like that crisp crumpled thorny bush
That rolls across the desert
I don’t have any more to lose
My heart wrenches still at that loss
I saw the words
As it floated, butterfly, in the dusty air
‘Today was a good day’
I said
To lose that token
Was almost like losing that good day
But they’ve been
So few and far between
I remember them all
What a wish what a wonder
I try to picture what it would be like
If tomorrow was a good day
I can’t

Next topic: words


message 10: by kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (last edited Jan 22, 2017 07:39PM) (new)

kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments Your words, they are like,
Ice in my heart,
They stabbed me, and it hurts,
way more then a knife could.

And now my insides are bleeding,
my insides are screaming.
I gave you all of my trust.
but you threw all of that away.
I should never have trusted you.


Next word: Tomorrow


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments full of empty promises
words like tomorrow
meaning nothing
when today has claimed me
when I am slowly being choked
by tendrils of the present
when the past has gripped onto my soul
who is to say that this intangible, "tomorrow"
will be my saving grace?
as i lay here gasping from the
after effects of yesterday,
how can the future
tell me it won't always be this way
when that was what you said yesterday,
and now today
is tomorrow

Next word:slowly


message 12: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
I'm slowly drowning
Slowly stopping caring
Slowly giving up
Slowly moving through my day
So damn slowly realizing I'm not okay

(It's short but whatever)

Next word: Claws


message 13: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (last edited Jan 23, 2017 02:37PM) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
You're feral
You're a werewolf
Sometimes everything suddenly is not okay
Sometimes I can see your sharp teeth
Glinting in the moonlight
Sometimes I can see your hackles start to rise
Sometimes I know when to run
Sometimes I start out too late
Sometimes you keep me close at night
Sometimes you shove me away
Sometimes I wish I was gone
Sometimes I wish you were but a man
Sometimes I think about leaving you
But I never can
You've got your claws deep in my heart
Holding me
And this love of ours runs red in the dark night
Yet still I can see
You're a werewolf
And yet I can't get free
You whisper "I love you,"
And those claws sink deeper,
Holding me

Next word: Darkness


kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments The darkness is taking over my mind.
My soul has turned black.
Everything inside me, has turned dark.
How do I deal with this stuff?

I'm broken inside.
I feel like I'm falling apart.
I'm drowning, I'm suffocating.
I feel caged and trapped in this world

((Lmao I wrote a poem the other about Darkness))

Next word: School


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments You ask me to explain
the ways of my heart
I told you, you weren't ready
that this is an advanced art
you told me you were a quick learner,
I'd see when we start
so I told you God Bless
and don't break your heart

I taught you suffocating memories
and dried out families
crooked pasted on smiles
and debilitating anxieties
I schooled you in the art
of being me
let you into my heart
and threw away the key

Next word: time


message 16: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
((damn, girl xD))


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments were you working on it? my fault love


kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments ((you guys are so good!!!))


message 21: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
((nah, nah, your poem was epic. So I'm like, damn!))


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments Bookcrazy ~Open flowers in the windy fields of this war-torn world~ wrote: "((nah, nah, your poem was epic. So I'm like, damn!))"

Oh, kay, thanks! it's not all that deep


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments as the light changes
from night to day
happiness says
it's not to stay
and this rolling revolution
of time
is beginning to mess
with my mind

my heart used to follow the seasons
happy and carefree during the spring
perhaps a little congested
busy but also relaxed during the summer
if maybe a little overworked
willing to form new beginnings
in autumn
and willing to let old ones go
and frozen stone cold in winter
barren, a place where no one could go
but somehow, i've lost track of time
or at least, this little heart of mine
seems to think that it's winter all the time
and now I'm afraid i'll never know
anything else
but cold

next word: stale


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments sorry if i'm not supposed to continue it since I did the last one, but nobody had said anything...even though htat one is hella bad, I dunno know why


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments As a child, i was sunshine and unicorns
Then along came a life of responsibilities
sunshine turned into storms
unicorns turned into vampires
these brought it along
a child into an adult
a fun life turned stale
no longer having time for fun
just time for school and work
a normal average life
it's what we're expected to possess
i say no, no stale dull life
go live your life
live it to the extent
and hunt for more
let's not be stale moldy bread
become something more

next word: moonlight


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments Crouched under a blanket of darkness
I wonder if I'll ever see the sun again
if she'll ever decide to grace with me
with her warm, benevolent presence
if she will hold me in her arms,
and sing me good morning
Huddled amongst dark pine trees
I wonder if she ever notices me

Traversing down lonely
back alleyways, i turn down
shady side streets, accompanied by
shadows, just as lonely as me, just
as heartbroken and faith filled in
the elusive light that I've somehow
never seen, or maybe i have and the darkness
has just taken that memory away

collapsed along ravines full of
sorrows and death, i contemplate giving up
when the suns reflection of the moon
rises up and shines
this ever precious moonlight,
shining so bright it's almost blinding,
reminds me the night is not just for crying,
not just for sighing, not just for dying
illuminating my path, it leads me home
and I decide to cling on
until I make it on my own

next word: faded


kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments Everything is supposed to be fading.
Time is supposed to make my wounds fade.
But it's been years.
And my wounds over my heart are still there.
It seems like they are getting worse.
I don't know how to deal with them.
But maybe....someday
I will be okay.
And I will be fully healed.
And all the wounds will have faded.
It may take years for that to happen.
But someday....it will happen.

Next word: life


message 28: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (last edited Jan 31, 2017 06:34PM) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
Sometimes I cry with sheer joy
And sometimes I can't cry at all
Sometimes my heart seems to fly
But most of the time it can only fall
Sometimes the pain ain't so bad
Sometimes it's all that I know
Sometimes I hold it inside
When I really want to let it show
Sometimes the people care
Sometimes they're lost in grief
Sometimes I call on my friends
Sometimes they offer relief
And I'm still waiting for this living part
The part where life starts to grow
And I'm still waiting for this happy part
Where the river of pain starts to slow
But hey, that's life
It's all we know

Next word: Death


message 29: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
Death

What is wrong with us
that we welcome death
with open arms?
Is it because
we feel such pain with each breath
that we can't resist his painless charms?

Is it because
we're treated like nothing
by our loved ones?
Or is it because
no one understands a thing
except knives and guns?

Next word: scars


message 30: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
Please fix me.
I cannot fix myself:
Too many scars.
You are here, so obviously you have come for me,
To fix me as I asked so long ago.
How are you, scalpel?
Here: I will shove you up inside myself.
Oh
That feels better already.
Where are the scissors?
I can use those too.
This is working out very well,
Better than expected as they always say.
Oh
Is that a knife in this deep drawer?
Here, I still have one more empty spot.
I can poke that into me too,
Let them do whatever they suppose they must,
And fix me.
Oh
I am all perfect now,
Falling upsidedown in stunning stillness.
They are fixing me like tiny faeries,
Working inside my skin,
Drawing out all the crimson evil.
Spill, you tides of sin and past
And I am finally beautiful in death.

Next word: Lies


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments we were once together
loving and smiling
then one disastrous day
I turned a sharp corner
and saw what I couldn't believe
I loved you much
but I guess you didn't love me
you loved another girl
you thought she was better
better to be with her
better without me
how long was this going
how much was fake
I no longer trust
one lie is enough
enough to end all

next word: hell


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments @Bookcrazy....oh my gosh, your poems kind of make me wanna cry (in a good way) because they're hella awesome (especially that second one with the imagery) if a little bit scary....


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments Cackling manically
at foolish humans
who believe that
true love exits,
the devil knows better.
he watches their folly, and
takes joy in knowing that they
will inevitably lie heartbroken
and in despair because they believe
in this false notion of love.
"love", he scoffs,
love is worse than the most
inconceivable evil to ever exist here
in the underworld.
Love? Love, that is pure hell

next word: art


message 34: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
@Nadia thanks so much hun that means a lot to me <3


kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments Art, it's a way to express ourselves.
What would this world be like,
if there was no such thing as Art?
How would we be able to,
Express ourselves then?

Would we keep everything inside?
From the others.
How would we express,
what we are thinking?

Art, is a beautiful thing.
if there was no such,
thing as Art.
Then this world would be nothing.

Next word: Music


message 36: by Anita (new)

Anita (annemelody) | 5 comments I hear that tune in my head
Every sound of it changes my feelings
Towards something
Something I am happy about or even sad
Something that keeps me unaware of what I listen to in the moment
Music, makes me turn out the way I want to be
Music, represents the sound of my heart
And everything in-between



Next word: God


Ardent || LoveArdent || Raya (loveardent) | 120 comments High above
And down below
He's everywhere
But can't always show

He's in me
And he's in you
Living on all around us
In everything old and new

next word : light


message 38: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
And the seams that used to bind
The darkness from the light have flown
And those dreams were once alive
Die in dark and night alone
And the life inside the mind
Away into the dusk has blown
And the hopes that once survived
Into the deep dark water thrown

And the clear sides, the black and white
Have mangled in the heavy pain
And the strong who used to fight
Have all but washed away in rain
Lie but no one still believes it’s right
Never can we hope to wash away the stain
For the end of the road lies far out of sight
And we can’t find a true wrong to blame

Next word: Hope


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments She named me
after a blessing
after the telling
of stories from
people who's lives
she herself
would never be
brave nor strong
enough to live
She named me
after sunshine
after the golden
happiness that erupts
from a mother's breast
when she sees her babe
suckling on her chest
and realizes that she's
brought life into the world
She named me
after soothing summer breezes
after the peace
that comes when
your life has left
"finally begun"
but is not yet at
"finally done"
This woman,
she gave birth
and brought me
to this earth
and none can take away
her very first gift to me
nothing gold can stay
but hope still lies within
and maybe one day
i'll understand
why she decided,
holding a tiny infant's hand
to decide to name her daughter Nadia
hope

Next work: clock


message 40: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
Can you hear the call
Of the cold clock,
Chiming by the vicious hours;
The call
Of the ever-creaking gate
To the land of the crazy dead,
Where the creek never flows and
The sun never stops setting;
Where the crows of the field
Flock the city streets like pigeons,
And the scarecrows
Die like dogs,
Shredded to irrevocable dust;
Where the concrete streets
And the concrete steps
Draw blood,
If you should chance to fall,
As everyone sometime does;
Where the cackling maniacal wind
Storms through the desert
On its chariot;
Riding the dust of our descent,
Where the new blue sky shines like the full moon
For a crack of a moment,
And then dies,
And you watch it die and die and die,
It calls with ever-reaching cacophony,
And softly crinkled bone-fingers dig deep
And no one ever fights when they
Hear the call.

Next word: fly


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments My sister once asked me
why there were pads without wings
I asked her, "Do you believe you can fly?
Then the only wings you'll need
are the ones in your heart"
She thought I was crazy
She wanted to laugh
She didn't know that I was serious
It's a lesson from my past
I wanted to tell her,
don't worry about learning how to fly
it will come on its own
all in due time
but remember, i'm telling you
there are wings in your heart
they will always be there
not even death can make them part
so when you're friends have all left you
through death or betrayal
when twilight has upon you
and it seems like the sun will never rise again
when you're drowning in the tides of your emotions
and want to end your life
believe that you can fly
I promise you'll be alright

Next word: promise


message 42: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
He told me to promise his death wouldn’t be in vain but I have no idea how to do that
If he had been living
I don’t know
Clarify your terms I might have said
What is in vain
While we’re talking what is death
But he was already dead
It was pointless
Talking I mean not his death
I promised him that
Oh well I honestly don’t know if I can carry out that promise
Pointless discussing it
I mean I’m here to win
Whether he dies or not isn’t going to change that
So maybe it was pointless
Won’t be the first shit promise I made to a dying man
Some people say death promises are more binding
No
They are less because the dead will never know whether you carried out your promise or not
Some men just feel bound by these things I think
I’m not one of those guys
That’s probably why I’m still alive
War kills the decent men
Only those who don’t give a shit make it back
I have the odds in my favour
Besides I don’t care if I end up dead
War seems to like taking those who have more to lose
Why am I writing this anyway
I forgot
Oh yeah that guy who made me promise
You know I envy him
Dying quick
Thinking someone gives a shit about his last request
I’m alive and if ignorance is bliss I’m in hell
Actually I’m in hell no matter what
Anyway, a guy died today
Made me promise something
Should have known I don’t do promises.

Next word: book


kavi + alex + noir ~ve|vim~ (percybluefood) | 148 comments Books, they are the doors to another worlds.
They can take us anywhere.
And open our eyes, to a world.
They teach us things.

Books, are beautiful things.
They are like magic.
They can take us anywhere.
They are such amazing things.

Next word: Magic


message 44: by Anita (new)

Anita (annemelody) | 5 comments Such magical things
They steal our eyes from something so beautiful
That the distance between what is real and what is imagination
Lets us keep the wonder we feel inside of us
Magic, gives us beliefs in the most significant and impossible things
It seems to be so far away
And despite we can see every bit of magic
Right infront of our eyeballs



Next word: Drowning


message 45: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
i'm drowning
because i have to be
everyone's anchor,
sinking to the bottom,
without a rope to pull me back up

Next word: gummy bear


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments stretched out
and torn up
I feel like
my head's
been torn off
heart
shredded
bite marks
embedded
into my skin
the fangs
of sadness
piercing my skin
like a little kid
tearing into
a gummy bear
without care
not realizing
that it's left its soul
without an anchor

Next word: energy


message 47: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
An explosion of energy
Rewrites the galaxy


S U P E R N O V A


And suddenly
What was alive
Is dead
And beautiful in death it truly is

And suddenly
New life is springing into being
A star's version of springing anyway
S l o w l y

And suddenly
This death is a pregnant silence
Pregnant with a baby star
Which will one day spill life
And light
Across the universe

And humanity will long since have died away

Next word: silence


message 48: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
the worst feeling in the world
is when your mind and heart
have stopped screaming to live
and all you have left
is this silence

Next word: lost


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments "I love you" is what you said
but then you told her too
it made me cry
I thought you were honest
my heart has snapped
and its due to your words
I hope your glad
you've cause a heartbreak

next word: brook


message 50: by Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~, Challenges + Games Mod (and super amazing poet) (new)

Bookcrazy ~ So what? I'm still a rock star~ | 526 comments Mod
Rushing
Along the path ran the wide brook,
Bright and cold,
Sparkling in the sunlight.
You take one step
Nearer.
I hang back,
Underneath the beech boughs, in the shade
From the light.
I see
What you cannot.
Tearing the back of my throat,
Out comes my scream.
You bend lower,
Cup your hands,
Reach-
And then-
Hands out of the water drag you in,
And powerless I stand in the darkness and cold.
You couldn’t hear me,
I suppose.
Shadows!
Let not the beauty of the eye deceive.
And now you are gone forever.
I was telling you,
And you heard me as you died.
I know there was panic in those sightless eyes.
Shadows!
There are always shadows in the water.

Next word: sorry


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