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A poem of contrasts that may be tough to interpret Read More

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A modern day beauty and the beast. Read More

Tags: love, short, contrast

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

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Have you read the book The Giver, by Lois Lowry? Have watched its movie? Yes! Well then this is something you should read. In this essay I will compare and contrast The Giver book with its movie. ENJOY! Read More

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It all started with people cheering for their baseball team. There was a thought, and I let just let it flow In a form of a poem. Read More
A boy runs from his burning village encountering a stray dog. The intent of this passage is to explore sympathy for a killer or a victim. Hopefully I have achieved this by the end but that is for the reader to decide. Read More

Poem / Other

November 28, 2012

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Comments: 2

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I am loathe to explain my poems but the genre is surrealist Read More

Tags: contrast, apology

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

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A poem about a life that contrasts itself. Read More
Perspectives at every angle Read More
Metaphorical essay used to get my point and opinion on light and darkness across. Reviews and editing suggestions much appreciated! Read More
My magnum opus. Till 2011 that is. It is a fusion of prosa and stanza about many things, heavily spiritual, story-telling, inspired by many things including Classic Rock culture, Stairway to Heaven, the idea of Utopia/Arcady, Buddhism, mythology and many things I no longer remember. It started as a song… Read More
Short story I've built over time. Still have Ideas but wondering about whether or not to finish it. First 4 chapters about two worlds split between magic and humanity. When two boys in the human world realize they have magical powers their world turns upside-down revealing their past, looming future,… Read More
"Because I could never be happy like you." Fictional viewpoint of a dysfunctional relationship. Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 06, 2010

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Comments: 131

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Katie just Wants To Be That Average Girl That Gets The Good grades And Has Some very Close Friends, But Of Course With Her Constantly Moving It's Very had For Her To Be This. And It's About To get A Hell Lot Harder. Read More
This is an essay i wrote when i was in eighth grade, bit it wasnt for a school project essay, just something i did on my own to explore the topic of essay writing. it contrasts confidence and conceit Read More
More english work. We had to compare Dead Poets Society and A Separate Peace. You'll find many similarities. Alyssameep has one of these up too so you can check hers out. Read More

Book / Memoir

October 11, 2009

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Comments: 1

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firstly just make sure you read past first paragraph(it does get interesting:D) Erm, wanted try something new. This is actually a piece for my degree at uni. We are discussing inspiration and stimulus. I had the song "heart in a cage" (the strokes) playing on repeat while i wrote. It… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 12, 2009

A profile and consideration of someone close. Read More

Tags: love, hate, birds, contrast

Reads: 434

Comments: 1

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This is proof that I still have inspiration every once in a while... Read More
Like black and white-this poem deals with contrasts albeit in a cynnical way-then finally succumbs to contradiction. Read More
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