Essay stories, books, poems, and more

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A short story about a robot and his maker. Read More
This short story/essay is about deciding what i want to do with my life. In it, I consider my options, and what I can do to help me decide. I hope you enjoy! Read More

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This personal essay may lead you into a short trip of my own experience with books, into my modest attempts in writing. Step out with me on a path of discovery, where writers through their books influence human spirit and lives. Read More
This is the story I wrote for Ready Writing UIL Read More
We will miss you so so much. Read More

Tags: essay

Short Story / Literary Fiction

September 13, 2018

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My first day with my new robot. Read More

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This Article is something I just dreamt about. Just a short article for fun. Read More
‘Anchoritism- Is the term ‘living death’ an accurate description of the life of an anchorite/ess? Why/why not?’ (This is an essay I wrote for university a couple of years ago) Read More
Attended my first social gathering years, due to my disability I was often unable to get up and dress. It took a long time to dress for this function. As you may read, it was a night to remember for all the wrong reasons. Read More

Tags: essay, rudeness, mensa

Essay / Romance

July 24, 2018

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Disillusioned is a short burst of thought, a look at that one single moment, the feel of the space, right before falling in love Read More
Expect mighty things from mighty Norwegians. Read More
Yes, it's exactly what you think. Read More
The Midwest of the 60s and 70s: Where mystery "loaf" meats had a fighting chance to survive. Read More
Life was cheap in the Midwest, starting with elementary school. Read More
We've all got musical guilty pleasures... Read More
Just storing this true essay here. The therapist in question was so scofflaw that my last therapist, a sweet guy, kept trying to get her name out of me because he wanted to have her license revoked. I did not have the heart to turn in the Geeky Outlaw.… Read More
If New York City was an animate being, what would it feel? Read More
An essay about my memories of childhood in my Grandmother's kitchen Read More

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A non mathematical theory of universal perception. Read More
The life of a Journalist is like the life an alcoholic. Your standing up than your falling down again. Read More
What does a critic know about humor? Nothing. Well, maybe something, like the quality of being comical in literature and speech. So there--you thought I knew nothing...some people. Here are some comics who know better than I do. Read More

Tags: humor, essay

Threw my hat in the ring, let's see what I get. Just wanted to post for the record. Also, kind of acts as some context for DTTL posts in the future. Just piecing life back together, one post at a time. Read More

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Tickle My Funny Bone Comedy Writing Contest 2018

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