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#31voted by our readers
By Rhiannon_4 DIAMOND
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

I battled demons before I met you There are things that I’ve been through Thing that only you know From yesterday yet long-ago You came along and lit up my world And sto...
Rhiannon_4 DIAMOND, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
76 articles 87 photos 198 comments

Favorite Quote:
If you chase two rabbits, you will lose them both.
- Native American proverb

Do not go gentle into that good night but rage, rage against the dying of the light.
- Dylan Thomas

What is past is past -- it is the present and the future that concern us.
- Hiawatha, founder of the Iroquois Confederacy

#32 Poetry
By aarushi7 SILVER
North Brunswick, New Jersey
aarushi7 SILVER, North Brunswick, New Jersey
5 articles 0 photos 0 comments
#33 Poetry
By MonicaPineiro BRONZE
Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
MonicaPineiro BRONZE, Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
2 articles 0 photos 0 comments

Favorite Quote:
"People with talent often have the wrong impression that things will go as they think.” – Karma Akabane

#34 Poetry
By WordArchitect GOLD
Idaho Falls, Idaho
WordArchitect GOLD, Idaho Falls, Idaho
19 articles 0 photos 9 comments

Favorite Quote:
Words are like keys if you choose them right, they can open any heart and shut any mouth.

#35 Poetry
By papayamya SILVER
Homewood, Illinois
papayamya SILVER, Homewood, Illinois
5 articles 0 photos 0 comments

Favorite Quote:
Children do not care how much you know,
Until they know how much you care.

#36 Poetry
By Anonymous
#37 Poetry
By isabellapopa BRONZE
San Jose, California
isabellapopa BRONZE, San Jose, California
4 articles 0 photos 4 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The best way to fight problems and to fight against war is through dialogue." - Malala

#38 Poetry
By hannahbee7 DIAMOND
Boca Raton, Florida
hannahbee7 DIAMOND, Boca Raton, Florida
67 articles 1 photo 65 comments

Favorite Quote:
"You know you’re a writer if your friend tells you a heartbreaking story and your first reaction is – wow, that would make an incredible plot for a novel. You know you’re a smart writer if you manage to keep that reaction to yourself."

#39 Poetry
By Klarissa_Kronsch BRONZE
Raleigh, North Carolina
Klarissa_Kronsch BRONZE, Raleigh, North Carolina
1 article 0 photos 0 comments
#40 Poetry
By margaretjames268 BRONZE
Charlottesville, Virginia
margaretjames268 BRONZE, Charlottesville, Virginia
4 articles 0 photos 3 comments

Favorite Quote:
"We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners of it." - Rick Warren
"Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago." - Warren Buffett