zyiawithmelissa
Joined: Aug 2021

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zyiawithmelissa   Junior Editor

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Submitted Poems 4 total

If and then

What if we never have the nerve to try?
What if we allow this moment to pass by?

What if it’s perfect and the world stops turning?
What if a missile fires and it leaves us burning?

What if we are afraid to hurt and afraid to feel.
But then...

by Melissa Almen

added by zyiawithmelissa
3 months ago

Beautiful Ashes

The magic of that pure, beautiful white stick.
Then the flick of the lighter,causing a gorgeous red, yellow flame.
It brings me peace and solitude.
Watch that clean white stick change colors and slowing disappear right before your eyes.
The...

by Melissa Almen

added by zyiawithmelissa
3 months ago

I remember….

I...

by Melissa Almen

added by zyiawithmelissa
1 year ago

Broken but breathing

Broken but breathing

Here I am again, I’ve been here a few too many times before.
Like the crumbled trash that missed the garbage can, left carelessly on the...

by Melissa Almen

added by zyiawithmelissa
1 year ago

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Latest Comments: 6 total

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Beautiful and raw! Love your poems! You need to write more!

3 months ago

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Enjoyed it so much, I read it twice! We are all perfectly imperfect and good crazy!

3 months ago

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Wonderfully written! Great work!

3 months ago

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Loved it

3 months ago

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soulwriter thank you

1 year ago

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Thank you very much!

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Repeated use of words for effect and emphasis is called ________.
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