If I Could Write Poetry

All Rights Reserved ©

Summary

A free form poem about how I suck at poetry.

Genre:
Poetry / Other
Author:
Taylor Pittman
Status:
Complete
Chapters:
1
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
13+

If I could write poetry

If I could write poetry, I’d write words that resonate within people and fill their minds with empathy and sorrow. Poetry was always my least favorite subject because taking my emotions and putting them down on paper is next to impossible when I can’t even grasp them in my head.

When the anger or the sadness doesn’t make any sense; it has no rhyme or reason. There’s no pattern-only inconsistency and it drives me crazy. If only I could empty my brain a little, take some of the weight off my conscious and spill the feelings out into something other than a jumbled mess. Something that someone else can look at and relate to mind, body, and soul.

Sometimes I feel like no one else on the planet. That the things I feel don’t make sense to anyone and I get the sense of there’s something not quite right. A puzzle piece missing in my design and the grand scheme of things is incomplete and always will be.

Some days, my thoughts are very overwhelming and it feels like my head will overflow and bust. I haven’t decided what will be better; the emptiness or the release.

But it won’t come out in flowering words or soft sounds. It will be ugly and loud. It won’t be filtered through rose colored glasses and shadows crying in corners but sharp black and reds and hair pulled out with bloody fingernails and wracking sobs.

I wish I could write something beautiful. Instead, all that comes out is pain and frustration and to me that’s not poetry, it’s something that should never be said.

Continue Reading
Further Recommendations

𝙚𝙢𝙯: this book held a really important message and ot showed how every story doesn't have a happy ending and it's the realistic type and really diverse i will definitely read something like it again!

Smiley Muag Khoom: I love it! All the twist and turns

MiLes Malapitan: I like this novel verty much I recommend this to my friends And i love rhis family very much

Anee_shaa: Totally in love!! The whole roller coaster journey with the happy ups and motivating downs! Ryano and Bells! Went through a lot. Fought, worked as a team, fell in love, remained in love, parted ways due to distance, met again, fought, fought for each other, accepted each other! Happily in love! ♥️😭

Verena Kelly: Another great story from this writer!

michelle1217: Love this book

Rodel: nice story

More Recommendations

Brittney Ashley: Tragic but building we shall see I guess

sakina2140: Different and unique

Farzana Begum: The story is good .... Although it isn't a thriller it keeps you on toes. Time well spent...happy reading

jadetownsel20: It is so good

tammikelley1219: Love the book. But I really liked Cherokee and Dove together. Really all the couples together. Can it be Wolf acting as his brother.

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.