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A factory worker saw a Sepia-colored photo in a news site. In the old photo, a baby girl was promised her bright future of a designer. The factory worker compared his fate and those rich people and complains. But what he does day by day is... Read More

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A poem about a doctor euthanizing his patient Read More

Essay / Memoir

August 14, 2015

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When do we fail? How is it determined? Read More

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Just based on life right now. (I hope it isn't too similar to something) Read More

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A poem about writers and poets who can't spell and the criticism and judgment they get from people who don't take the time to look before they read. This also includes and is dedicated to anyone who understands the struggles of loving to write but isn't heard due to spelling/grammar… Read More
Don't worry, and don't be in a hurry. Read More

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Many people get discouraged with life, with their trials, setbacks...when hardships and suffering are their lot. This poem suggests that all of us here on earth have difficulties, and that life's not a "free and easy ride"; but we feel better about ourselves and forget our worries and even experience… Read More

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Trisha thought that falling in love meant that life would be the happily ever after of fairy tales, but she discovered things didn't work out quite that way. Trisha is one courageous woman who is deeply in love with her husband Mitch. She proves that it is possible to fix… Read More

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I tried something different with the tone and structure for some variety. I need to explore more kinds of poems to get my feet wet. Since I and my kids were athletes, I figured this change should come from some knowledge on the subject. Read More

Poem / Horror

August 03, 2013

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This is a depressing piece from a depressed heart. Hope you enjoy it. Read More
Thoughts of my son through his most recent baseball tournament Read More

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Stinky proves he has culinary skills worthy to compete! Watch him cook up a storm. Read More

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Am I worth the effort? Or am I just sex? Read More
This is for "I Don't Care If You're Crazy" which is going to be posted soon. I decided to go from my usual type of stories to a more serious type. It will still be romance but it will be much more than just their relationship as lovers. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 21, 2012

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Written for my nephew when he missed selection for the Kiwis Read More

Tags: sport, calm, effort

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To be a gymnast... Read More
Reason why God is going to send delusion into the minds of a world of believers who know not God in His Spirit of truth through ignorance and being disobedient. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 12, 2011

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It appears, at least in my cirle of friends todays subject selected by Obi is 'Inspire' so here something inspired by him. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 19, 2011

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This is the product of finally tackling writer's block and producing something for the first time in 8 months. Enjoy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 10, 2011

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Why should I try to repair us, again, when you treat me as though I do not exist? Read More

Poem / Other

November 06, 2010

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Didnt know most of my "readers" wanted more..Just a poem i wrote..in class..again x_x Read More
Please, no anti-God hate messages/comments-these WILL be deleted. This is based on the book of Revelation from a non-denominational viewpoint as one human who is sent back to earth after the judgement day to set things straight. The only catch? All humans who are sent to earth will be murdered.… Read More

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I just wonder why things happen this way and not that way. I understood that an event can take only one way at a time and that is the easiest way. Read More

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This is in complete contrast to my last poem (Flickering Ember) but it is relevant to me and my life and the on going way in which I feel torn for so many reasons. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2009

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just a poem in the spur of the moment, its about even when you're knocked down to your lowest and darkest place, with a little hope you can get back up, personally i don't think it got to the standard i wished for it to be. hope you enjoy Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 25, 2009

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This poem is symbolic of the days we currently live. Read More

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Erm, about me, buckling up courage to be more...erm, socialble around an old crush. Read More
Ever been told you are not good enough, ever been laughed at by someone more richer and better placed, ever been told you poetry is like a baby's scribble? Well I have, and I want to try a baby scribble just for the fuck of it. Read More

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