If your heart was a diamond, perfect and clear,
glittering gleaming like a broken heart's tear,
if lust was coal, dusty and black,
would it make you realize you want to come back?
Erica M L
About Erica M L
Hello everyone! My name is Erica, I’m a young teen who loves poetry with all her heart. I’m thrilled to share my poems with you, and I hope they are a place of sanctuary for you like they are for me. Life is a crazy thing, and it has thrown more at me than you may think. But in the end, we’re all just people, we’re all just trying to figure out this crazy thing of life. Through my poetry I hope we can all get through this together and stand strong no matter how hard it seems. So welcome to my poetry, welcome to my world. I hope you enjoy my story.
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Change And Moving On
If your heart was a diamond, perfect and clear,Featured Shared Story
I really liked the metaphors and symbolism woven into this poem, as well as the artful rhyming and flow of the words. Lovely poem to read! I found it to be energetic, almost youthful, but...
You Are Beautiful The Way You Are!
When you look in the mirror do you see what I can see?
Your body and your spirit so unbreakable and free
When I look at every one of you, I hope you know I care.
I hope you know you're beautiful and not a soul on Earth compares.Featured Shared Story
Erica, I love how you write your beautiful poems. That really makes me feel so wonderful that I can't even express, but I'm feeling pretty sad that you haven't share more poems within the...
Poem About How Hard It Is To Move On
The first snow of the year falls around me.
I stare out my window. It never fails to astound me
How each flake is different. None are the same.Featured Shared Story
You're welcome. It's really sad when someone dear becomes a stranger in two minutes. It's a nice poem that was greatly expressed.
Wanting A Second Chance
If there was one more thing I could tell you,
I'd tell you that you saved my life.
I'd tell you that you are my savior.
In the darkness you are my light.Featured Shared Story
I really love your poems. They're brilliant. Well done!
Poem About Standing Up For What Is Right
Do we stay silent
Or raise our voices?
Do we give in
Or make our choices?Featured Shared Story
I just started an organization called Stand Up For Children. Your poem is beautiful and one that I will teach to all kids. May GOD be with you and bless you The Apostle Paul urges us to stand...
Poems by Erica M L
Thank you for reading my poem! Please comment and leave your stories! My poems are always open for discussion! Thank you! <3
I am so touched and honored that my poem was selected poem of the week! A huge thanks to all readers. I hope that this poem can be dedicated to the horrible tragedy of the school shooting. Please share your stories and feel free to share my poem. We can all stand together, United, no matter where we are from or who we are. I never imagined that my writing could make a difference until now. Yours can too. My poem and everything else is open for discussion, just comment your story below, and it will make a difference. Thank you to everyone once again, this means so much to me and I am so incredibly honored to share some inspiration with everyone out there. -Erica
Hi everybody! I noticed that my poem, "The Reason Why," just reached 50 shares! Yay! A huge thank you to everybody out there who shared my poem. It means so much to me! Please comment and share your stories! Thank you so much for reading! -Erica
Hey, everybody! I just noticed my poem, "United," reached 50 shares! Wow! Thank you everybody for reading my poem! It means so much to me! Please comment and share your stories! Thank you so much!
Hello everybody! I am the author of this poem, and I just noticed that we reached 50 shares! Wow! I would like to thank everybody out there who shared my poem. It means a lot to me! Especially because this is my first time ever sharing a poem. Thank you for caring and thank you for reading! -Erica