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

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
Got any poetry prompts? We'd be glad to hear them.

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message 2: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
So I have a few

1. Write a poem in which the reason for the title is not apparent until the end
2. Write about the seasons in terms of sound
3. Tell the story of how the sun loved the moon so much, he died every night to let her breathe (mixing up the genders of the two would be cool tho)
4. Write a poem about getting caught in the rain
5. You are a kid's imaginary friend. He's growing up. You're fading away.



Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments Your are in one reality, wake up from a coma or something, then realize it was all a dream


message 4: 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
Write about undrinkable water, and why it can't be drunk...


message 5: by ♥ Emily ♥ , Head Mod (new)

♥ Emily ♥   (emily_turtle) | 429 comments Mod
Bookcrazy ~ And I'm still singing hallelujah, hallelujah~ wrote: "Write about undrinkable water, and why it can't be drunk..."

Okay here we go time to make this into some crazy metaphor xD

The water was so tempting
But you told yourself you couldn't drink it
And as everyone went up to take a sip
You couldn't help wishing

But you decided it couldn't be yours
That you'd rather drink in your water of sadness
And you chose not to take in happiness
And closed infinite doors


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
Emily ~ To the stars who listen and the dreams that are answered ~ wrote: "Bookcrazy ~ And I'm still singing hallelujah, hallelujah~ wrote: "Write about undrinkable water, and why it can't be drunk..."

Okay here we go time to make this into some crazy metaphor xD

The wa..."


Ahh damn, I like it!!! :D nice job!


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments @masi
write a poem about a boy and a girl who commit suicide because they can't love.

challenge accepted:

When Death Comes

they wished for love
like many come across.
they waited and waited
for the feeling to come.
they searched a while
and found each other.
but unlike most
the feeling never came.
they became close friends
living in secret depression.
then along came that day
when sadness reached a peak.
their hands grabbed a knife
beginning to draw blood.
their eyes locked together
about to regret it all.
they took the knives
and slashed at their hearts.
blood flowed from both
making a bright red river.
she dropped down first
giving in to the spirits.
not moments after
he gave up too.
darkness swooped by
grabbing them both.
love wouldn't come
so death came instead.


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments Black Beauty Bassist wrote: "@masi
write a poem about a boy and a girl who commit suicide because they can't love.

challenge accepted:

When Death Comes

they wished for love
like many come across.
they waited and waited
for ..."


Well damn....those last two lines though....even knowing what it's about doesn't make it any less of a shocker. That's...whoa


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments @nadia
well thank you, Nadia!


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments write a poem through the eyes if an angel/spirit/ghost that can see everything happening but can't be seen by others.


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments Severus~ Jon Snow's brother~Ned Stark's son~Tyrion Lannister is bae~Emilia Clarke, I love you~Game of Thrones is Life~ wrote: "
BLACK BEAUTY'S PROMPT


A Ghost, Watching

I could see them laughing
I could see them crying
But they couldn't see me there,
Because I was a ghost watching.

When they had a fight, I was the..."


Yooooooooo I love it!


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments yes sev, I really do love it


Black Beauty Bassist (darkflames17) | 178 comments Your welcome


~Akweley♡Mazarae♥~★☆★oblivion★☆★~I CAN'T BREATHE~ (nala13) | 322 comments 3. Tell the story of how the sun loved the moon so much, he died every night to let her breathe (mixing up the genders of the two would be cool tho)

She loved her
waking up every morning
hoping to catch a glimpse of her face
just the chance to bask in her sunshine
was enough to light her world

Their love was forbidden
They were told they couldn't be together
So she hid, behind cloudy skies
just peeking, before she had to say goodbye

She watched from the sidelines
knew she couldn't outshine that glow
and that she didn't want to
knew that they were seen
as a cheap imitation
of what love ought to be
but that didn't stop her heart from beating

It always wrenched out her heart
sometimes, she had to return to the dark
what kind of existence is it
to be hopelessly in love
with one who cannot love you back
but for whom your soul
you give up every night
to the morn


Ardent || LoveArdent || Raya (loveardent) | 120 comments I have two challenges for y'all who wanna try them :

1. try and write about someone on the edge of a life-changing decision

2. write about someone who has to cope/deal with their friend/family member who made their own life-changing decision


message 16: by Lör (new)

Lör K. (transsyo) So I was going through this and wrote a poem for the rain prompt at the start, I posted it only on my poetry blog (and when I write more from this, I might post the links) but:

http://lorkauthor.blogspot.co.uk/2017...


message 17: by Lör (new)

Lör K. (transsyo) I was reading through these prompts and you are a kid's imaginary friend. He doesn't need you anymore. You're fading away caught my eye.

Based on my own experiences as a trans person, this formed into my mind and I had to write this poem.
Please be warned this has a transphobia trigger warning.

http://lorkauthor.blogspot.co.uk/2017...


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