[ Join Free! ]
(No Spam mail)

  • RolePlay
  • Join Us
  • Writings
  • Shoutbox
  • Community
  • Digg Mashup
  • Mp3 Search
  • Online Education
  • My Youtube
  • Ear Training
  • Funny Pics
  • nav

  • Role Play
  • Piano Music
  • Free Videos
  • Web 2.0
  • nav

    << | >>

    dots Submission Name: in my secret bodydots

    Author: blackbird
    ASL Info:    31/male/reykjavik iceland
    Elite Ratio:    2.35 - 194/328/300
    Words: 193
    Class/Type: Poetry/Nostalgia
    Total Views: 462
    Average Vote:    No vote yet.
    Bytes: 1323


    Make the font bigger!! Double Spacing Back to recent posts.

    dotsin my secret bodydots

    pick a cloud,
    there're three inside your eyes;
    & too many sidewalks to fill a night,
    but the broken moon
    with all its busted clocks
    & clever looks
    can never return you
    to the inner child.

    the walls are shinier
    on the other side;
    old highways and new trails
    through an ancient lake.
    the heart,
    with a tongue of its own
    speaks in circles;
    love makes you dizzy
    & you end up on the ground.

    i keep blades of grass
    in my back pockets
    to cut through the memories;
    shadows are like dead relatives,
    friends i've lost along the way
    & the strangers i've met in passing
    that i'll never see again.
    i keep them all like coin collectors
    hoarding stamps and rings.

    each love affair is a different life;
    every parting of the lips a reminder
    of how many times i've died,
    lived again & started it all over.
    the parts of me that are missing
    make me whole.
    i take deep breaths when i'm remembering,
    then tuck my eyes into my dreams
    & let go.

    in my secret body,
    i am both always & never

    Submitted on 2010-09-25 14:30:23     Terms of Service / Copyright Rules
    Submissions: [ Previous ] [ Next ]

    Rate This Submission

    1: >_<
    2: I dunno...
    3: meh!
    4: Pretty cool
    5: Wow!

    ||| Comments |||
      I don't know if I understood all of it, but some of the different images brought up really caught my eye and made me think of the way the brain jumps around from one image to the next smell when trying to remember something.
    I enjoyed reading, thanks for sharing.
    | Posted on 2010-10-03 00:00:00 | by isis_lenore | [ Reply to This ]
      the parts of me that are missing
    make me whole... My favorite line.
    I really liked the metaphor's they were new and made me think.
    | Posted on 2010-09-25 00:00:00 | by Joybell | [ Reply to This ]

    Think Feedback more than Compliments :: [ Guidelines ]

    1. Be honest.
    2. Try not to give only compliments.
    3. How did it make you feel?
    4. Why did it make you feel that way?
    5. Which parts?
    6. What distracted from the piece?
    7. What was unclear?
    8. What does it remind you of?
    9. How could it be improved?
    10. What would you have done differently?
    11. What was your interpretation of it?
    12. Does it feel original?


    Be kind, take a few minutes to review the hard work of others <3
    It means a lot to them, as it does to you.

    The Promise written by annie0888
    To Glow written by krs3332003
    cleverly shunned written by CrypticBard
    Push written by JanePlane
    Munyonyo written by expiring_touch
    Fathoms of the Lullaby Sea written by HisNameIsNoMore
    Bond written by saartha
    Hopelessly Blind written by ForgottenGraves
    Summer Nights written by ollie_wicked
    Pressure written by hybridsongwrite
    What happens written by Wolfwatching
    Wish written by Daniel Barlow
    Song written by Daniel Barlow
    Transparent written by Daniel Barlow
    Skin of Fables written by ShadowParadox
    Sunset written by rev.jpfadeproof
    Pain, an elixir. written by Ramneet
    Wavelength written by saartha
    One Thing written by Wolfwatching
    I will call out your name written by RisingSon
    To written by SavedDragon
    Unfortunate Reality written by TeslaKoyal
    Wasps written by Wolfwatching
    In the Mouth of Elysium written by HisNameIsNoMore
    Still Fighting See? written by ForgottenGraves
    4th Season of Vivaldi written by HisNameIsNoMore
    The Song on Your Guitar written by SavedDragon
    Linger written by saartha
    Treasure Chest written by PieceOfCake
    Summer written by layDsayD




    User Name:


    [ Quick Signup ]
    [ Lost Password ]

    January 10 07
    131,497 Poems

    I have 14,000+ Subscribers on Youtube. See my Video Tutorials

    [ Angst Poetry ]
    [ Cutters ]
    [ Famous Poetry ]
    [ Poetry Scams ]

    [ Smaller ] [ Bigger ]