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Meditation is a beautiful thing, and this is what it does. Read More
The sad tale of a soulful baller and his pursuit of life, love and happiness against insurmountable odds. Read More
Marshall Howard has a distant father, a single mother and is one of four sextuplets. When her and her brothers are caught after robbing a store, she has two choices; go to a Juvenile Detention Center...or become a spy. At first she thinks it is a joke..But she will find… Read More
Told in the first person, this is a short story about a gay American nurse and his Iranian boyfriend, Shapour. A workplace bully picks on Shapour because of his ancestry. Willing to stand up for justice, will he learn how to defend himself when the time comes? Read More
Physicist Henry Bowen, on the first true test of his time machine, goes back in time to meet his childhood idol, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, but accidentally brings him into the 20th century. With only 24 hours before his travel disrupts the time & space continuum, Mozart seeks to learn as… Read More

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Kimberly lets Ryan get an apartment and live semi-independently to teach him a lesson about adulthood, Jacob must hide his theatre class girlfriend from his friends, Ryan tries to apply for welfare during his independence, Sarah tries to avoid Logan, who is harassing her at the aquatic center and Ryan’s… Read More
The Utah Data Center is another sign we are heading towards a full blown dictatorship in America. Read More
Time to tear the walls between us down. Read More

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poem I wrote last year for a contest. And yes, this poem is a metaphor for 9-11. Read More

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A Muslim engineer designed the earthen dam over 4 centuries ago on one of the tributary of the river “Musi’ to artificially create a 10 square mile lake in the center of City of Hyderabad in Southern India. The Dam now called ‘Tank Bund’ became one of the best recreational… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 01, 2009

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I'm posting it a bit late, but I wrote this on 9/11 Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 23, 2009

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This is a poem about my passion for the cello. It expresses how easy it is for me to forget everything around me and only hear what is there.It also expresses how it feels to get lost in the notes on the page. Read More

Tags: center, stay, melody

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They call it a mental rehab center but i call it a crazy house. Druggies, emo kids, ppl just like me. I felt right at home. So why do they call it a crazy house? I was there for 3 days. this is Day one Read More

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Me and how I got my fear of tractors. Read More

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I was going to write this as a poem, but my mood wasn't right for poetry. I guess this is just my thoughts and a way for me to vent after a day at work. Read More

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...if I was the center of the universe Read More
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