Favorite Poems of Hannah Lizette

  • There is a corridor placed
    in a run down building...

  • Thyme (8) 4 WIN

    by Melpomene

    Last winter
    I buried clockwork in my stomach...

  • Prompting Change.

    by Poet on the Piano

    Things I'll never do again:
    1. Pop little reds...

  • John doe (12) 4 WIN

    by Meme

    Eyes gazing but not looking
    Dimples holding a half stitched smile...

  • Crossroads (4)

    by Chelsey

    My prayer is that it all makes sense.
    This poem...

  • Hangnails. (Lioness Too) (4) 1

    by Linda Leavers

    Bloody, plum colored
    digits...

  • Mud (8) 4 WIN

    by Chelsey

    Why don't you just relax in the reality of my...
    It doesn't matter how ugly things are between us...

  • Co-exist (1)

    by Yakari Gabriel

    Maybe when I let go of my ego,
    or you see beyond your faults...

  • Lady Keeps Time.

    by Poet on the Piano

    Wrap winter around my lips, let me
    hang off your teeth like an unkissed...

  • The Reason I Write (12) 2

    by Brookie

    I never wrote poems as an act of love.
    I wrote them so you could understand...

  • Kindness past October (6) 5 HM

    by Saerelune

    I sometimes wonder
    when I'll stop deleting myself...

  • And You (3) 2 HM

    by mnemosyne

    -
    time, a hand too soon...

  • Dear Author (4)

    by Everlasting

    In this depressive day, when rain falls like tears
    could you hold me like a pen, in between your...

  • Cracks (4) 4 WIN

    by Narph

    All you should think about
    is the pressure...

  • There is something I cannot mistake in
    the sentimental shimmer of four walls...

  • Civil wars.

    by Poet on the Piano

    I asked you in the confines of
    a wooden cabin, what you would...

  • Sanctuary (3)

    by Melpomene

    You are
    a halogen lamp, goosebumps and...

  • For Hannah (2) 1

    by Reaper

    For Hannah
    Remembering how long I've known you is...

  • The massacre was committed too early this morning,
    maybe at 3am...

  • Dust to dust (5) 5 WIN

    by Masked metaphor

    With dust of the earth we were created,
    And with dust of the earth we shall return...

  • Day No. 6 (3) 3 WIN

    by nourayasmine

    This thirst reminds me
    of winter...

  • We have ridden life's roller coaster
    Yet we have always stayed on...

  • Tempered (6) 3 HM

    by SiLeNtLy ScReAmInG

    His words were poetry.
    Every ebb and flow...

  • Graveyards (3) 3 HM

    by Melpomene

    I have walked your graveyards
    with you, stepped over the bones...

  • Ars Poetica (2) 5 WIN

    by Sincuna

    To share the same feelings with another
    as if sharing the same vein, attached...

  • Strayed (1)

    by Britt

    I lifted my heart
    from pomegranate seeds...

  • Sometimes we forget the reasons
    why we were drawn to each other...

  • Moments (5) 4 WIN

    by Saerelune

    He's zipped up your ribcage and swore
    never to touch it again...

  • Say Something

    by Britt

    I watch as your eyes squint toward the sun
    and realize the wrinkles burrowed upon your face...

  • Neurotic (1) 1

    by Britt

    It's 3am and I feel
    the slipperiness of the bathtub...

  • Conversation (11) 6 HM

    by nourayasmine

    And then she sighs
    and says in a shaking voice...

  • Intrusion (7) 5 WIN

    by Saerelune

    They lift my legs.
    Left. Right...

  • A vent (15) 5 WIN

    by nourayasmine

    This isn't a painting.
    Don't prance around with...

  • The Seedling (1)

    by Maple Tree

    I'll soak up rain
    from your waterfall soul...

  • Murmurs of an Ex-poet (18) 8 WIN

    by nourayasmine

    I'm not a poet,
    I'm not a melody...

  • Courageously Crazy (2)

    by Chelsey

    I came to write about love and how the absence of...
    do stupid things, but I heard the presence of it...

  • Death is a Magical Love (3) 2

    by Maple Tree

    She adorns a gentle swagger,
    as her hips dance under a moonlit...

  • Obituaries (4)

    by Melpomene

    I have written about loss like
    my body is tomb for cupid arrows...

  • The Lonely Lover (3) 4 HM

    by Saerelune

    She will break you.
    Innocent girl with mama's most expensive vase. She...

  • 7:01am (4) 3 HM

    by Sincuna

    After Shane Koyczan's 6:59am
    But your kiss, my dear...

  • Who is this man who uncloses me
    every night, with my bright eyes illuminating...

  • Rain.
    It does things to people...

  • Bravery (spoken word) (1)

    by Yakari Gabriel

    I wish I could stand right here
    and gush about how brave I am...

  • Summer Storm (4) 5 WIN

    by Britt

    I've always told you
    summer is most beautiful...

  • A Time (10) 1

    by TSI25

    There's a time for loneliness
    When skies cry and we turn inside...

  • Depreciated (2) 1

    by Maple Tree

    Corridors trap his mind
    with creaky stairs, feeble...

  • Inhale, Exhale (3) 1

    by JaneDoeWrites

    My breath escapes me once again,
    watching his silhouette blaze as he...

  • Gaunt (3) 2 HM

    by Poet on the Piano

    A maroon sweater clings to me, but my legs
    stick out, not like twigs, like passing lanes...

  • Timber (1)

    by Poet on the Piano

    Sneaking into her covers, zipping up her
    backbone like the amateur costume that...

  • Brazilian Secrets (7) 4 HM

    by JaneDoeWrites

    Harboring denial in every crevice
    of her skin, similar to weeds seeping...

  • Empire (2)

    by Poet on the Piano

    Imagining a palace of wolves,
    where all around me cruelity is my protector...

  • She sat praying near
    the outskirts of loneliness...

  • Modern Hearts (8) 7 WIN

    by Poet on the Piano

    We check out humans like they are library books,
    browsing past their skin with retinas made for...

  • We water the seeds each day. Each day we
    watch the cautious creep of green...

  • Dreams (7) 1

    by Chelsey

    Maybe dreams should be feelings and
    not money makers. Things like...

  • Verona (7) 4 WIN

    by Jenni

    I.
    Sometimes I adopt the coziness of cafes and lean...

  • Every sunrise holds
    a different memory...

  • Tango (10) 4 WIN

    by Melpomene

    When you write
    I feel my muscles detach from my spine...

  • Files (7) 2 WIN

    by Chelsey

    I'm a filing cabinet of records that holds dates...
    reasons and insentives, agendas and dreams...

  • I know this sand artist,
    who speaks beautiful stories...

  • Potpourri. (4)

    by Courageous Dreamer

    I love snippets of poetry;
    how often they are bite-sized...

  • Nostalgic (7) 3

    by Melpomene

    I have been wearing
    the perfume of our past on my skin...

  • Balky (16) 6 WIN

    by Britt

    These walls have become
    flavored, almost a mint-strawberry...

  • Hell's gate welcomes the death of our alliance.
    The "me and you" stories, the...

  • You, coquette and lovely, once managed
    to encompass the allure of your sex...

  • Why
    ask for...

  • The Lonely Ones (25) 2

    by Hallucinostic

    "Ah, look at all the lonely people."
    'Me' has been deprived, faith's dried yet...

  • There's something nostalgic about
    dimly-lit roads and faded footpaths...

  • Final Entry 1st April 2008:-
    ..."I am the forgotten one...

  • As Spiders Do (9)

    by Maple Tree

    You were the spider lurking,
    dancing in dew drop temptation...

  • Another Midnight Epiphany (4)

    by Maple Tree

    It wasn't the words you said to me
    upon a midnight breeze, it was...

  • Greatest Intentions (4)

    by Baby Rainbow

    I think of all the things you say
    and wonder if they're true...

  • Wings Of Innocence (20) 3 WIN

    by Baby Rainbow

    I was the Blackbird trying to understand the...
    but you were the Albatross sending omens through...

  • Satori (6) 4

    by Jenni

    You cage the moon in your veins
    whenever it is that side of midnight...

  • Isolation (5) 5 HM

    by Hellon

    Isolation is when you wake up
    with someone else's dream on your tongue...

  • Torture (14) 4

    by The Poet Behind The Poems

    Your presence drains the life out
    of my lungs,breathing becomes...

  • Polished (9) 2

    by Xanthe

    I suppose I've been dreaming again
    of a possibility of another life...

  • Plucked at Random... (11) 4

    by Hellon

    Delicate buds will never bloom
    roots too young to stand alone...

  • Me, myself, and I
    foreplay inside tangled thoughts...

  • You once told me, through the quiver
    of a lazy street light that I was a twin to the...

  • Bound (10) 4 WIN

    by Xanthe

    I remember
    a little house in Italy atop a sloping hill...

  • You will
    always crave the...

  • This Is The End (3)

    by Meme

    Amidst the chaos of words
    and metaphors, somewhere...

  • Summer
    her ardent eyes...

  • O.d. (7) 1

    by Meme

    I thought the rippled
    effects of my voice...

  • A half-written poem
    can only be penned by a...

  • You had this way of
    applying pet names...

  • 11:12pm (19) 7 HM

    by Melpomene

    I spent
    the twenty fifth day...

  • Living In Yesterday (8) 1

    by Acoustic Odyssey

    She held me so close
    that her heartbeat almost became...

  • Departing (11)

    by Chelsey

    "Catch me if you can", screams a
    striped paper that should be ripped...

  • Words can lead a strayer
    back home, but they cant...

  • Electric Kiss (24) 5 WIN

    by Lioness

    I never fully understood
    the meaning of the word...

  • Tonight you appeared at my bedside;
    Your smile as radiant as a shining star...

  • Suddenly, we saw lanterns advance into the sky,
    entering intentionally, the wonders of the galaxy...

  • Childhood (11)

    by Xanthe

    My
    lilies...

  • Nautica Blue (12) 6 HM

    by Melpomene

    Poets write of loneliness
    where knuckles lay straight and fingers beg...

  • Paris (44) 9 WIN

    by Melpomene

    I've heard whispers of Paris lately,
    the city of love and some place foreign to me...

  • Ships Sink (14) 6 WIN

    by Melpomene

    As a child I was fascinated by your back,
    I saw your freckles as docks and my crayons...

  • 20 years too long (6) 2

    by Chelsey

    Club challenge poem about "70th wedding...
    Its the 70th anniversary of our special moment...

  • No more waking up
    to a warm cup of...

  • Entitled (8)

    by Meme

    Everyone marked a title in
    your calendar. You have been...

  • Filthy (Double Tetractys) (4)

    by Maple Tree

    I
    drink your...

  • Cerebellum (3)

    by Maple Tree

    Bizarre antics
    twist and coil...

  • E.t.a (11) 6 HM

    by Chelsey

    If I could buy tears in a grocery store
    I'd grab a can, because I'm not done...

  • Germaine (14) 3 HM

    by Xanthe

    She stole Mona Lisa's smile, painted it
    with Monet's sunset and hid it beneath...

  • The Gabbing of L (8)

    by Maple Tree

    If I were to feverishly bite my lip
    in sequence of each syllable you...

  • Inexplicable fear (4)

    by Baby Rainbow

    Confronting my worst nightmare
    of facing the evil beast...

  • Orgasm (14) 3

    by Karla

    Words ate me yesterday.
    They licked my muse till...

  • I was veiled by my
    own lingering fears...

  • While some call it writers block,
    I call it clogged arteries...

  • Anymore (7)

    by Chelsey

    I cry at your very happiness
    No, not because of jealousy...

  • Haunted by your demanding eyes,
    A ghost of a woman is all I am now...

  • Bottles (14) 2

    by Xanthe

    Fingerprints kiss ivory,
    composing keys only the eyes...

  • Fifty Poems (5) 1

    by Meme

    Fifty,
    were for you, about you...

  • Red .. White .. Blue ..
    Right there, just at the...

  • Delirium Moon (6)

    by Maple Tree

    Late at night, extinguishing memories
    blazing within my feverish destruction...

  • Lish (2)

    by DirgeVenustas

    She sat alone, picking petals off of her roses
    for every lover she betrayed...

  • The space between (9)

    by Jenni

    You always said,
    that painted fingernails...

  • Like a nonseasonal
    field of blooming...

  • If lips were unique like
    snowflakes and fingertips...

  • Lemonade (Haiku) (10)

    by Maple Tree

    Lily petals dance
    pink lemonade, sweet sunshine...

  • Chains Of Time (3)

    by Xionide

    Aimless in life such as it was in love
    Purposely devoted to the chains of time...

  • Faulty Lies (14) 1

    by Lioness

    I know the fault does not
    lie within my hands...

  • Don't ask me to paint
    a rainbow in your night...

  • Why don't you read
    my poetry anymore...

  • You left me standing alone
    allowing me to vanish...

  • Metamorphosis (5)

    by Jenni

    In artifical light
    you rip, advisedly...

  • Washed Up, Wondering (7) 5 WIN

    by mnemosyne

    I woke up wanton, a wretch
    spewing up bits of my soul into a porcelain bowl...

  • Three floors (10)

    by The Poet Behind The Poems

    Ground floor
    I enter this elevator, I look around...

  • Majestic heart of a giants rage
    black icy stares, drenched in volcanic tears...

  • Vanilla Candle (Etheree) (10) 3

    by Maple Tree

    You
    are the...

  • Goodnight (12) 2

    by Maple Tree

    Windows stalk my withered soul,
    forcing me to look at a future...

  • February Mirrors (8)

    by Maple Tree

    I am beautiful as the sunshine,
    dancing upon the mirror before me...

  • Morphine Masquerade (7)

    by Maple Tree

    Drowning upon a devils ear
    masquerade in unison of three...

  • I wanna go back, to that ole river that sings,
    travel upon that holy highway...

  • Chorus of Chains (4)

    by Maple Tree

    I wish that I could share these thoughts
    that swirl around my head as drunken tears...

  • Night of Whispers (7)

    by Maple Tree

    I have been devoured by the insanity
    of your dancing pupils...

  • Black Blood (16) 6 HM

    by Lioness

    Black mascara runs
    down my forehead...

  • New subject (8) 1

    by Chelsey

    I've began to make shadow puppets on my candle lit...
    Trying to distract my thoughts from revolving...

  • Dark Serenade (10) 1

    by Maple Tree

    Deadly mascara dances under the moon, as night...
    forbidden behavior goes unnoticed as feverish...

  • Old Oak. (4)

    by Steven Beesley

    The old oak has
    dark histories...

  • Happy birthday (7)

    by The Poet Behind The Poems

    In a room of pure darkness i pick up my pen ,
    my trembling hand wipes away the mascara stained...

  • The curse of Tommy Harper (5)

    by The Poet Behind The Poems

    August 10th 1999
    3.04 am...

  • Old photos and crinkled love letters (19) 1

    by The Poet Behind The Poems

    Drops of the deepest emotion falls
    from the window to my broken soul...

  • My shyness together
    with the scent of jasmine...

  • 103 days,
    2472 hours...

  • Separated by distance, but not by dreams
    two bodies adored, two souls entwined...

  • Old School (9) 3 HM

    by Maple Tree

    I'm an old soul writer
    with a backyard pen...

  • Like a Dream (14) 3 HM

    by Lioness

    I will stop dreaming
    when my reality...

  • Lately (18) 4 WIN

    by Melpomene

    I've been thinking lately,
    about how we've forgotten all the...

  • Bitter Winds. (3)

    by Steven Beesley

    Shades of gray
    entwines with my...

  • Food Coloring (6)

    by Maple Tree

    Food for thought-
    I wish to ask my...

  • My survival (10)

    by Chelsey

    Like a beautiful Tiger Lilly,
    I have rooted myself...

  • Full Moon (15) 3

    by Jenni

    I found myself abandoning
    my skin because I do not...