Free-verse stories, books, poems, and more

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This is a reading of my free verse poem on the aftermath of completing my forthcoming first novel, Hire Lernin'. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2021

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

December 11, 2020

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The first in my vain attempt to be like Charles Bukowski. Read More

Book / Poetry

November 23, 2020

Reads: 228

Comments: 1

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(Temporary cover.) A collection of poems in one convenient place. Varies between tragedy to comedy, among other genres. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 08, 2020

Reads: 222

Comments: 1

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Free verse poem, rich in imagery, channeling the nature of feminism. Previously published on Medium in the online journal The Pom. Read More
This poem, along with my poem Central Park, deals with the seedy side of New York City--and by extension nearly all large cities--and the angst, dehumanizing impact attendant to living in a large city with big city problems. They are by far my most negative poems and my most negative… Read More
This is the third poem in my Unsung Heroes collection about the lives of quiet heroism and unacknowledged valor of my grandparents and parents who lived through extraordinary hard times without ever being defined or broken by them and who conquered adversity on their own helping themselves and otehrs through… Read More
Poem about the psychological stress of reliving past memories while writing and completing my first novel. Read More
Free verse poem on the emotional impact of writing my first novel Read More
This is a free verse poem with some simple advice for new writers. Read More
This is a free verse poem on raising ravens. Read More

Poem / Poetry /

July 10, 2020

Reads: 151

Comments: 2

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This is a free verse poem on the struggle of women to obtain their rightful recognition throughout the ages. Read More
This is a free verse poem on the frustration of dealing with the COVID-19 lockdown. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 21, 2020

Reads: 84

Shelves: 1

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This is a free verse poem about hearing loss. Read More

Reads: 165

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is a free verse poem. Read More

Reads: 174

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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It is written after tonight's driving. The first drive after three months's lockdown. My first free verse. Open to correction or suggestion. (I never know a poem can be written without rhyme.) Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 26, 2020

Reads: 196

Comments: 3

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Struggles often spoken when someone shares their experiences with depression. Read More
I kept this short because to outsiders looking in depression is a quick battle, but feels like an eternity to the fighter. Read More

Reads: 287

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Writers are gifted and entitled to lie, and they are said to be the greatest liars in the world. Because they can create something new or differnt, and even have the power to rewrite the story and create a new civilization. Life is a full spectrum of light. It turns… Read More

Poem / Humor

November 06, 2019

Reads: 212

Comments: 7

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I was told to write something about sweets..this was what came to me. Perhaps love and forgiveness happens in confectionary too... Read More

Poem / Horror

October 02, 2019

Reads: 255

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I made this free-verse poem for school, but it came out way better than I thought! I mean, I also just love writing/publishing anything that has an Alice In Wonderland twist. Please enjoy! Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 21, 2019

Reads: 223

Comments: 1

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A short free verse poem Read More

Poem / Other

June 28, 2019

Reads: 257

Comments: 6

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Free-verse. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 14, 2019

Reads: 296

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

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