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By Reluctant Sage
Inspiration from the Mind's Eye.
There was a King who had 1 Eye and 1 leg..
He asked all the painters to draw a beautiful portrait of him. But none of them could -- how could they paint him beautifully with the defects in one eye and one leg.
Eventually one of them agreed and drew a classic picture of the King.
It was a...
By Caroline Michaud
Poetry | Updated Jun 1, 2013 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Dlcannon Reprise
taken from my book, "The Flies Are Bothering The Pig!"
Poetry | Updated Jan 5, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
A sensory writing piece about a man I encounter on the bus.
The song lyrics used are from Frank Sinatra`s I've Got You Under My Skin
Miscellaneous | Updated Sep 15, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Poetry | Updated Apr 5, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
By Amanda Gruber
This is a Chapter 4 summary for the book Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Book Review | Updated Jan 18, 2012 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners.
I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help...
An imitation of a painting, a false criminal, a counterfeit crime- endless falsities, lies upon lies...
By Violet Vane
a true artist discovers hidden truths in his work - what would a portrait of you say to the world?
Poetry | Updated Oct 12, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Mahejabeen Hossain
This is a story about my family, and the love that we hold for each other.
Short Story | Updated Jul 24, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 6 | Likes: 15
Elizabeth and Zach have grown up together in the little village of Blackthorn, safe from the outside world. However when Elizabeth's grandfather is murdered over a portrait in their attic, Elizabeth must meet her destiny and risk losing everything in order to take back the throne.
Novel | Updated Jul 15, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
By Tim White
All about myself.
Poetry | Updated Jul 15, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
If our hearts were divided into rooms with walls, what a story they would tell...
Poetry | Updated May 3, 2011 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 14 | Likes: 4
I crave sight, not taste.
Upon my canvass
Let eyeballs carve.