First Drink by Julia Carolina Knowlton at Spillwords.com

First Drink

First Drink written by: Julia Caroline Knowlton @julia_knowlton   Was I fourteen? Fifteen? The roots of memory do not hold. What I know for certain is that I was a naïve girl. How could I have known that that first …
Acalma written by Alecio Neto at Spillwords.com

Acalma

Acalma written by: Alecio Neto @fanpagepenafina   Meus passos nesta vida corrida Que passa diante dos meus olhos cegos Sem tempo para olhar dentro de mim Conhecer minhas virtudes e defeitos Para afastar-me do mundo Num refúgio tranquilo Relaxar e …
The Persistent Consistence of Water by Amanda Eifert at Spillwords.com

The Persistent Consistence Of Water

The Persistent Consistence of Water written by: Amanda Eifert @mandibelle16   The words keep on dripping, the drops from a tap; A problem, no plumber can seem to fix. And drops gather close, become oceans of water. And swimmers keep treading, doing …
Children Of War written by Bernard Harris/BenkuPoems at Spillwords.com

Children Of War

Children Of War written by: Bernard Harris/Benkku Poems @BenkuPoems   As a child, I watched the, world around me burn. Witnessed lost souls, Walking broken and torn, Orphaned infants, born. Wore the rain, like a coat, walked for days, To …
Behind Thoughts, written by Lana Wesley at Spillwords.com

Behind Thoughts

Behind Thoughts written by: Lana Wesley @LanaWesley36   You say I don't miss you but you're wrong I can't be okay with you apart so long I only hide the sadness behind my smile, Try to keep the happiness from …
A Dream Away by Lyle Hutchinson at Spillwords.com

A Dream Away

A Dream Away written by: Lyle Hutchinson @hutch3713   Woes pain And misery As I know not Myself once again My angst For self discovery A plight I fear I shall never find fully Until fair Italy That of Sicily …
Red, Red Rose a sonnet written by Robert Burns at Spillwords.com

Red, Red Rose

Red, Red Rose by Robert Burns   O my Luve's like a red, red rose That's newly sprung in June; O my Luve's like the melodie That's sweetly play'd in tune. As fair art thou, my bonnie lass, So deep …
Blonde Perfect Face written by Cristina Munoz at Spillwords.com

Blonde Perfect Face

BLONDE PERFECT FACE written by: Cristina Munoz @cristinamunoz8   silent sensual stranger challenge me with your silver stare the brazen way you did before gripping the back of neck tight let me ease, and nestle you into me gorgeous, against …
Paid In Full by Daedalus Chaos at Spillwords.com

Paid In Full

Paid In Full written by: Daedalus Chaos @InkandThink   “Look Matt, I gotta be honest here. You ready? Good. This is amazing. No, that's an understatement, it's spectacular. Where did you get these characters from?” She looks at Matt sitting …
Walnuts or Roses? by Hemmingplay at Spillwords.com

Walnuts or Roses?

Walnuts or Roses? written by: Hemmingplay @hemmingplay   When you’ve been together this long— the grown children are off making their own mistakes, and careers have been dropped like bad habits— the arguments tend to be about basic things. We …
Poesia by Sentimentalismo poético at Spillwords.com

Poesia

Poesia  written by: Sentimentalismo poético @Sent_poetico   poesia é a vida em palavras poesia é arte de viver poesia são sentimentos transbordados poesia é...   NOTE FROM THE AUTHOR: Uma série de pequenos poemas escritos com grandes sentimentos resolvidos e …
Anger Issues, written by Angie Brocker at Spillwords.com

Anger Issues

Anger Issues written by: Angie Brocker @angie_brocker   I never wanted anger to enter my heart But I wonder what color my soul is now Some things just won’t let go I feel the hold they have on me as …
My Eyes That Wander written by Nora at Spillwords.com

My Eyes That Wander

My Eyes That Wander written by: Nora @noraj27   He loves my eyes that wander. Don't you? How when you speak some days and I answer in nods, and you know it's because my eyes have latched on to another …