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Feb
4th
2018

I Remember You · 3:47am Feb 4th, 2018

It's been a long time since we parted ways...

Do you remember me?

I remember you. You're the only thing I can remember.

I remember you being my light.

I remember you causing me pain.

I remember you making me happy when nothing else could.

I remember you making me miserable beyond compare.

I remember you making me feel safe from any and all danger.

I remember you being someone dangerous to be around.

I remember you being the therapy that saved my life.

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Report Charles Spratt · 144 views · #Poetry
Jul
29th
2015

Music, music, for everyone to hear · 4:13pm Jul 29th, 2015

for http://www.fimfiction.net/user/Poetry+Motion Music, music for everyone to hear,
when one's symphony commences today.
Music, Music resonates without fear,
with every note and phrase, it molds our clay

So Mellow, mellow, can a person's phrase shape,
so allegro, short, a person's phrase last.
allegro should slow and hear the song's tape
mellows must stray from dread, or be aghast

Phrases, phrases, to how music must form
notes within measure upon measure line

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Report Royal Radiance · 118 views · #poetry
Jan
26th
2017

You know. · 4:48am Jan 26th, 2017

You know something is wrong.

You know that you're the only one who knows what that something wrong even is.

You know you can't just leave it there unchecked.

You know no one else would notice, but you also know that you would notice.

You know that someone else needs to know.

But they can't.



You know that you can't solve it alone.

You know you lack the skills to fix it by yourself.

You know you want some help.

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Report Charles Spratt · 254 views · #Poetry
Apr
30th
2018

The Little Mouse · 12:18am Apr 30th, 2018

I saw a little mouse today,
Its fur coat was messy and grey.
I'm glad it seemed eager to stay
around someone like me.

I set a crumb down by its feet
It squeaked happily for the treat
And so I watched it quickly eat
that little piece of me.

Now there's no dinner for me tonight.
There is no rescue within sight.
And honestly, that's quite alright
it's nothing new to me.

I wonder: will the little mouse stay?
If so, my next crumb I will lay.
Cause I'm glad to give myself away,

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Report Charles Spratt · 179 views · #Poetry
Nov
10th
2016

As Love, So Fleeting · 6:54am Nov 10th, 2016

Hey, guys!

So I was bored the other day while at work and there was a writing challenge on reddit I decided to join in on: Write a poem that when read forward is from the perspective of the victim, but when read backward (lines read normally, but from bottom to top) is the perspective of the murderer.

My entry:

At night, I hear the childrens' cries.
"There is no evil left to fear.
"There is no monster living here,"
I whisper softly, softly. Lies.

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Report Corejo · 367 views · #poetry
Jun
8th
2015

Special ponies · 10:05am Jun 8th, 2015

I love the ponies I have met here.
Each one in turn, I hold so dear.

They took me in when I was cold.
They over look that I am old.

In other places largely ignored.
Often leaving me alone, bored.

Loving hearts show so bright.
Being here feels so right.

Together we now walk the ways.
In the sunshine of the days.

To all now, I offer this;
I thank you all, with a kiss.

Report Passions Star · 190 views · #Poetry
Jul
18th
2015

To lead · 1:20pm Jul 18th, 2015

Come take my hoof, I am light,
I shall lead you from dark to bright.
Follow my voice I am here,
Waiting for you to hear.
Come to the sound I plead,
From this dark place I will lead.

Seek out my spark, I am life,
From you shall I take your strife.
This way I plead, come to me now,
come to me now, to the light bow,
follow in joy, dance and play,
to the light, let your heart sway,

Report Passions Star · 154 views · #Poetry
Jul
20th
2018

drunk poetry · 4:25pm Jul 20th, 2018

Genie, gypsy, devil pact
Necro-nomi-conic fact
Monkey paws and leprichauns
gold from straw for first borns sworn
Wicked witches, Baphomet
Take for granted what you get
Wish a wish and it comes true
But a wish's debts come due
One wish, two wish, can't undo wish.

Report MrNumbers · 191 views · #poetry
Mar
14th
2018

Rhyme Test #1 (please do criticize what can be made better) · 11:29pm Mar 14th, 2018

A brony is an individual who will listen
A brony is an individual who you won’t fear
A brony is an individual who helps someone find what was missing
A brony is an individual who will always care for those held dear
A brony is an individual who stops the snake you hear hissing
A brony is an individual who will stand up against their peer
A brony is an individual who has the right to say they are a man
A brony is an individual who will always lend people a hand

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Report TheLocalCannon · 97 views · #Poetry
May
1st
2018

An eternal fate. (Poetry) · 6:12am May 1st, 2018

A fate yet eternal with a pain ever present,
She appears every night, a spectre of fate,
Her eyes filled with wrath, her presence brought with it blame,
For ignorance long ago, made sure a young girl would not age,
And a child to grow up, with his mind to become his cage,
For each night he begged, for mercy or death,
But neither was brought, for the curse has a debt,
A lifetime of fear for failing the ones he held dear,
A life he failed to save to haunt him to his grave,

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Report SkywardSword · 112 views · #Poetry
Dec
4th
2015

Clearly in Need. · 3:19am Dec 4th, 2015

Each and every time that I check my feed,
I see people on here who are clearly in need.
Depression and confession are both guaranteed
To come from those folks who are clearly in need.
These are dark times, they are dark times indeed
For those select folks who are clearly in need.
I look through the blog posts, and I hear them plead
For someone to help them, as they’re clearly in need.
I help out when I can, as it’s my personal creed
To try to help folks who are clearly in need.

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Report Charles Spratt · 106 views · #Poetry
Nov
21st
2015

Annotated poems at genius.com · 1:51am Nov 21st, 2015

If, like me, you wanna learn something about this poetry stuff but suspect you're missing a lot of it, genius.com is a great resource. It's a crowd-sourced annotation of poems. Look up a poem and read the notes other readers have left. Can't make sense of "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" ? Check out the annotations of Eliot's allusions on genius.com!

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Report Bad Horse · 356 views · #poetry #net
Mar
23rd
2016

Sonnet on Receiving an Article of Clothing from a Worthy Horse Upon his Return from New Amsterdam · 5:58am Mar 23rd, 2016

My jedi’s soul hath ne’er blacked out the sun;
His eyes burn nothing like the flames of hell;
If snow be white, why then his fur is dun;
His laser sword’s less bloody than pastel.

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Report Bad Horse · 611 views · #poetry #Shakespeare
Apr
24th
2016

Border War · 7:35am Apr 24th, 2016

My depression is not what you deem sadness
Its something more akin to madness
Othello killing Desdemona
Holy roller
Satan's got my motor
Anger

I fear what I will do every day
Going crazy in my room killing pain
My scars don't exist physically but mentally
Surgeries making me afraid to cut away the things I hate about myself
That might not help but that's all I got
The memories of darkened rooms
The fear
The uncomfortable feelings of not wanting to be touched

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Report Peridork · 188 views · #poetry attempt
Jun
17th
2016

Dramatic Poem. · 11:21pm Jun 17th, 2016

Tick Tok
The clock strikes 1.
Tick Tok
It's time to run.
Tick Tok
The clock strikes 2.
Tick Tok
There's nothing left to do.
Tick Tok
The clock strikes 3.
Tick Tok
Try to catch me!
Tick Tok
The clock strikes 4.
Tick Tok
Claws scratching at the door.
Tick Tok
The clock strikes 5.
Tick Tok
Try to stay alive...
Tick Tok
The clock strikes 6.
Tick Tok
Broken dream, can't fix...
Tick Tok
The clock strikes 7.
Tick Tok
Hope to reach heaven
Tick Tok

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Report Phoenix Heart 20 · 109 views · #dark #poetry
Jun
8th
2017

Goldilocks and the 3 Norse Bears · 1:25am Jun 8th, 2017

Apropos of nothing

Yesterday I opened a jar of yogurt from my fridge, and after eating some, checked the expiration date and saw it was June 7.

2016.

It seemed wrong to eat yogurt just one day shy of being a year past its expiration date. So I saved some to eat today. Happy birthday, yogurt!


Relevant to Bad Horse’s Bedtime Stories,

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Report Bad Horse · 415 views · #poetry #norse
Jul
25th
2018

Fireworks · 2:47am Jul 25th, 2018

You're first to shine and bedazzle, so try not to fret,
When you're the first to burn out and the first they forget.
'Cause you're a flash in the pan, that's your one single perk.
Because hey, that's just the way that fireworks work.

Report Charles Spratt · 119 views · #poetry #DDLC
Aug
2nd
2015

My Poem · 11:30pm Aug 2nd, 2015

Warning: I'm not a confident poet, so any comments below that criticize my poem or speculate about its meaning are likely to be deleted!

It's a Shakespearean sonnet — i.e. it obeys the same rules of structure, rhyme, and metre that he used, but it's not written with Elizabethan English.

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Report VitalSpark · 191 views · #me #poetry
Jul
28th
2016

Poem: Love Unspoken · 6:34am Jul 28th, 2016

Love Unspoken
by CoffeePony

I wonder what happens
To love unspoken?

Maybe it hides, burrows,
In a corner of your heart?
Hiding in the shadows,
Not knowing where to start?

Maybe it melts and oozes away,
Like sugar sweet flowing,
And there it will stay
Useless and rotting away.

Perhaps it slowly dims and dies,
Like stars in morning light.
Drowned in the shining sunlight,
Only sparkling in the dark of night.

Or it may simply die,

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Report CoffeePony · 96 views · #poetry #poems
Nov
17th
2015

More Sheakspeare mode · 7:43pm Nov 17th, 2015

Live

I was once depressed, sad and alone
For all the lost chances
I moaned
Looking at the stars
Sitting on my bed
Their lights are ghosts
some are already dead

When I realized
Past is a universe destroyed and lost
Future is yet an unknown host
Present is a gift, so use it
Live your life at its fullest

Now sing at the top of your lungs
We're not gonna be the shy ones
Move from the shadows, step on the light
Not everything's grey, widen your sight

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