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  1. What Are Heavy?

    What are heavy? Sea-sand and sorrow;
    What are brief? Today and tomorrow;
    What are frail? Spring blossoms and youth;
    What are deep? The ocean and truth.

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    It’s pure perfection, this poem. It couldn't have been said any better and yet be any more poetic and precise. Beautiful.

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  3. My Love Is Gone

    I No Longer Feel Whole

    Lord, hear my prayer oh so dear.
    My heart is aching; my mind isn't clear.
    My love has left me; it hurts my soul.
    Without that love, I don't feel whole.

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    I know how you feel. My boyfriend left me last summer. Today would have been our anniversary. I feel so empty without him. I tried dating again, but he's always on my mind. I loved him, I...

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  4. Emotional Weather

    A rainbow
    Colours in the sky
    Sunlight
    Reflection in the window

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    This poem actually is really "deep" it almost outlines the order of life and I thoroughly enjoyed it. I enjoy many of your poems, but this only actually made me stop and gave me a new...

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  6. Memories

    • By Jane Kim
    • Published: November 2015
    Poem About An Album Of Memories

    Memories in my life fade away
    As I replace them with others.
    They are forgotten and stored away.
    Although the memories are pushed to the side,

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  7. Despite It All

    And despite
    it all,
    I cannot
    bring myself

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  8. Underface

    Picture

    Underneath my outside face
    There's a face that none can see.
    A little less smiley,
    A little less sure,

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    The expectations others place on us are a structure. They can be confining like a prison or uplifting like a scaffold - sometimes both. You can rebel against 'em, using them as a springboard...

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  10. Finding Hope

    Finding Hope In Unexpected Places

    I am learning to find hope
    in the smallest and most unexpected places
    like the whispers through the forest
    and the velvet evening sky

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  11. Love Is Better Than Hate

    • By Poppy Cooke
    • Published: May 2009
    Poem About Living A Full Life

    Picture

    Don't judge a book by its cover.
    Love is better than hate.

    Life's too short to waste opportunities

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  12. Choose How You Spend Your Time

    You cannot
    slow the setting
    of the sun.
    You can only choose

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  13. The Healing Power Of Mother Nature

    maybe the answer is simple,
    and all along
    there's been relief--
    if the strands of your soul

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