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I just write short paragraphs about different things that i feel. Read More

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A fictional rhymming short story with "name" and "within". This was not about me, but about what I thought from the point of view as someone's mistress. Read More
Emily was working in the coffee shop, trying to raise money for her college fees, when her good friend Jessica arrived with the shocking news that she was going to the Maldives with a much older man whom she just met, and is begging Emily to go with her. Emily… Read More
Methadone Treatment Centers in WV are placing video camera's in the bathrooms in order to video a patient when collecting a urine specimen. This is supposed to be in accordance with a new law requiring direct observation of ALL urine specimens. But the method used is unconstitutional and infringes upon… Read More
I'm tired of people telling me what to do, and then their only supporting reason to make me is "I said so." If there's anything that makes me pissed off, I can assure you, it's that. Read More
a simple night out to let off steam after finals leads to a difficult conclusion Read More
Idleness is a great danger, the father of all evils. An idle man's brain is a store house of bad ideas always planning something evil. This poem is to warn the little boy the dangers of laziness and the importance of labor. Read More
The contents of Collected Poems have appeared in different literary and other websites and has been put in book form by the author. It is about the sehnsucht or longing for the Himalayas and the angst evoked by the new changes in his country of descent. Read More
A 5000 word short story about my husband's trip into Parkinson's Disease and Dementia at the age of 50 and the effect on his family and friends Read More

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My self acceptance in poetic form. Read More
It's like when you strive your entire life to reach a goal and finally the satisfaction of reaching it at the end of the road. Read More

Miscellaneous / Other

June 11, 2012

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I had just started public school and was in a hurt rage because my parents didn't care that the decision they made broke something inside me that can't be fixed. I'm ok-ish now, sorta, but I found this and thought I'd share. Read More
Sometimes insecurity gets the best of us. Sometimes it's warranted, while sometimes it's just our minds over-working. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 27, 2012

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It's amazing how fast your mind works. One moment you're happily in love and the next you fear losing it all. Read More
It is about a boy who has been trying so hard to attract this girl then realizes that he should try so hard. He just needs to be who he is, who he seems. Read More

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-From the period of life that I was submerged by depression. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 30, 2011

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Comments: 8

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Well, this is kinda a song I wrote about society in general... a song supporting the "different ones", the "freaks". The Outcasts. Read More
Well, yes, I would like to talk about what supposed to be part of our lives, but losing ground so rapidly. I don’t pretend I have the answers, but I’ll try to elaborate a bit… Read More

Tags: love, hope, dignity

Poem / Poetry

March 12, 2011

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Comments: 1

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When a friend / lover leaves you, he leaves behind a severe wound that's hard to heal Read More
The windows to one's soul and life...our eyes Read More

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An old ladys experience of the care given by the nurses in her darkest hour. Read More
This was a requested piece for a friend of mine who releases clothing collections with back histories and stories. This one is of a young beautiful girl who wakes in a windowless, doorless, perfect room... Read More

Book / Horror

March 24, 2010

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"Hey, I’m Evelyn Valentine, I’m 19 years old, and I’m going to tell you what happened to me when I was 17. Exciting, huh? Well it is actually, so let’s start. Here goes nothing." Evelyn Valentine Is Having A Night Out With Her 'Friends'. Mary And Gabriella Went Straight For… Read More

Poem / Other

September 14, 2009

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Comments: 9

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this poem is dedicated to the campaigns against women abuse all over the world. love your women and treat them right! Read More

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Women make fools of themselves when they are drunk. I`m not talking about a drink or two. But over doing it... She loses her dignity Read More

Tags: drunk, shame, dignity, wine

Poem / Poetry

May 19, 2008

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His smile and the effect it has on me... Read More
Rape victim recovers dignity and self esteem. Read More

Tags: dignity, restored

Reads: 387

Comments: 4

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This is for my parents, both of whom passed away when i was young - I'm not after sympathy, you can take that elsewhere, just giving the way they held themselves throughout some very tough times the dignity it deserves. Read More
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