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As the spaceship secretly lands on Earth, Ka's mission is clear: find and kill Transprophetics. His shipmates think of him as a killer. On his home planet of Koranth, he is considered a murderer. Haunted in his dreams by the boy whose life he stole, Ka struggles to define who… Read More

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"This is a great opening! Right off the bat, you introduce a cocky, flawed character that shows a lot of potential. Despite him being a bit of an..." Read More

Poem / Young Adult

May 05, 2021

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Birthdays are great, usually... Read More

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Journal 48 A Collection of New Alliterative Verse by ArchDuke Kenneth Khanh Du “My reflection upon the current climate which send heat waves simmering throughout time.” New Alliterative Verse has five set parameters defined by me: 1. A couplet line poem with 20 lines or less 2. Each line contained… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

April 14, 2021

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Still time to play. My poem. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

March 07, 2021

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Poem / Young Adult

March 02, 2021

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I watched a TV series titled “13 reasons why” and it really resonated with me. With increasing presence on Social Media, young girls especially are vulnerable to stories like this which can destroy their future or worse. It also raises the issue of teen suicide and the devastation that follows.… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 26, 2021

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I just could not walk away. My poem. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 23, 2021

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It's far from uncommon to hear about somebody's struggle with their body-image and so on. We always hear "oh I wish I looked like so and so", "my thighs are so fat", "my nose is too small", and many more variations of self-deprecation, which is sadly the common-fare of our… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 21, 2021

Reads: 46

Comments: 1

I thought that a topic so dear to me would easily evoke a quality summary, but oh how so very wrong I was. All I can say is, we've all felt trapped before - some in their fate, some in their circumstances, and others in their body. Despite society's ever-changing… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 17, 2021

Reads: 60

Comments: 3

This poem is about social media and influencers. It's about how seeing everyone look so 'perfect' online can effect young people and their self-esteem. Read More

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Journal 48 A Collection of New Alliterative Verse by ArchDuke Kenneth Khanh Du “My reflection upon the current climate which send heat waves simmering throughout time.” New Alliterative Verse has five set parameters defined by me: 1. A couplet line poem with 20 lines or less 2. Each line contained… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 04, 2021

Reads: 47

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Just pretend to be alright, fake it. I hear a voice commanding me. Read More

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We as a black community have no problems addressing race. It is just other problems we seem to ignore. Read More
Journal 48 A Collection of New Alliterative Verse by ArchDuke Kenneth Khanh Du “My reflection upon the current climate which send heat waves simmering throughout time.” New Alliterative Verse has five set parameters defined by me: 1. A couplet line poem with 20 lines or less 2. Each line contained… Read More

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a collection of entertaining and interesting poems from a new poet Read More

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a collection of poems that are about overcoming hardships in life Read More

Poem / Young Adult

December 28, 2020

Reads: 102

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Photo Credit: Photo by Paulius Dragunas on Unsplash Read More

Poem / Young Adult

December 27, 2020

Reads: 34

Poem about journey through life Read More

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

Fleeting glimpses of divine light Your squinted eyes disapprove of me. The pupils, they say I'm pathetic, irises pin me a coward. Unanimously pass their sentence, tacitly condemning me. Without commotion I accept. It's no different to struggle. I hopelessly surrender to disorientating intoxication. Gripped forever by that icy gaze,… Read More

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When both sides are a part of the problem. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

December 15, 2020

Reads: 99

Comments: 2

Written after a long semester Read More

Poem / Young Adult

December 04, 2020

Reads: 106

Comments: 2

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Poem / Young Adult

November 30, 2020

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Poem / Young Adult

November 04, 2020

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

Poem / Young Adult

October 29, 2020

Reads: 91

If each day of the average human lifespan was symbolized by a squared centimeter of construction paper, there would be a rather disheartening mural titled "Average Human Lifespan" on this earth measuring only two feet left to right and top to bottom, reminding us that life is short and each… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

October 21, 2020

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what the world see is not beauty but a body that they can over judge and hate. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

October 06, 2020

Reads: 86

Current pandemic doesn't divide...it unites as history. Read More

Poem / Young Adult

September 20, 2020

Reads: 88

Poem / Young Adult

September 20, 2020

Reads: 93

Poem / Young Adult

September 20, 2020

Reads: 75

Poem / Young Adult

September 07, 2020

Reads: 104

Poem / Young Adult

September 04, 2020

Reads: 137

Shelves: 1

Poem / Young Adult

August 24, 2020

Reads: 140

Poem / Young Adult

August 17, 2020

Reads: 179