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"I was finding it hard to believe that only yesterday, the idea of purchasing heroin for my sister would have been absolutely unthinkable... And yet here I was, $200 of cash missing from my wallet and a Ziploc bag containing a white, powdery substance in its place instead." Sometimes, making… Read More
You that sixth sense that we all have? The one we refer to as our gut instinct? Take your time to understand what it's telling you. Read More

Essay / Other

February 05, 2015

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In the mid-eighties, snow-thrower manufacturing firm Toro, launched a promotion where purchasers of snow blower could refund a part of their purchase in the event that the next winter was characterized by modest snowfalls. The amount of money that was refunded was related to the amounts of snowfall thus putting… Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 16, 2014

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College suite mates meet to discuss bathroom etiquette. Read More
In the United States, with all of its economic woes, the term “reach-across-the-aisle” is frequently reported as the means of dealing with these woes. For example, if the Republicans would only “reach-across-the-aisle” and (compromise) or if the Democrats would only “reach-across-the-aisle and (compromise).” Compromise: Yes? or No? Read More

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A strange love story. Read More

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A strange love story. Read More

Short Story / Gay and Lesbian

December 05, 2012

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Confessing your feelings to someone you know won’t return them is a treacherous task. However, by doing so, Skyler has opened a door she mightn't be able to close. It’s not one of rejection or fear, but one of Jealousy. Who knew that things would end up this way, especially… Read More
This poems describes the path of love and how difficult walking on it can be sometimes. Read More

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Friends hurt each other. Friends should make up with each other. Read More

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A short stream of consciousness about a couple's first fight Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 29, 2009

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compromising passion and reason. Read More

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Why do we do the things we do if they are only going to hurt us in the end? Read More

Miscellaneous / Other

March 04, 2009

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A song i made :) Read More

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Sometimes, others love to bring you down. It is up to you, if you let them. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 24, 2008

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meh, what can i say, i'm a spaz :P Read More

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As a slave she did her master's bidding........ But a pirate came and made her free.......... Will she see the love he offers for what is is....... Or will she succumb to the tempest within......... Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 05, 2007

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Sometimes, people stuggle to accept anothers past, this was me asking for that acceptance. Read More

Poem / Humor

January 02, 2007

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Two people with wildly different taste marry. Read More

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