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Poem / Poetry

October 30, 2012

Reads: 158

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In 1997, the world’s highest paid corporate lawyer, Lawrence Inlow, was struck in the head by the rotor blade of a company helicopter when he prematurely departed the aircraft. Company CEO, Steven Hilbert, was subsequently questioned regarding the incident, and the disembarkation procedure he himself approved (to save executive time).… Read More

Reads: 169

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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What if you were in a band and were about to play your fist gig. This was the one that will make or break you....and you sucked. A funny and introspective story about a night of epic preportions! This is part one of two.. Read More

Reads: 371

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Final part of my memoir on reading stuff. Read More
The story of a football player facing his nemesis in the most crucial game of the season. Read More

Reads: 187

Shelves: 1

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What do you do when you love someone and know it will never last? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2009

Reads: 210

Shelves: 1

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Dedicated to drinking for the purpose of getting drunk Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2009

Reads: 179

Shelves: 1

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A short piece about self-reflection on Easter. Read More

Reads: 199

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Thoughts from a night watching couples in the restaurant while I sat at the bar.... Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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You and I are as different as chocolate and murder Read More
How life is always shaking us to realize gratitude.... Read More
A stranger to Las Vegas endures his first night with an unexpected experience. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 209

Shelves: 1

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An exploration of personal reasons to be grateful and smile! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 137

Shelves: 1

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There's always an exception for the exceptional! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 166

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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What if no one knew anything about you? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 2498

Shelves: 1

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Based on a challenge from a friend, I wrote this poem in 30 seconds while sitting at a bar. Weak, I'll admit! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 184

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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One step at a time.... Read More

Reads: 140

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Do you ever see someone else when you look in the mirror? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 208

Shelves: 1

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How I fell in love from a midnight dare many years ago. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 177

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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When time draws out like a long blade... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 177

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I wish I was still this much in love again! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2009

Reads: 141

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Short & sweet piece about wondering... Read More
If anyone has ever been to Bloomington, Indiana, you better know about Bear's Place... best bar on campus! Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2009

Reads: 133

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Nothing beats a road trip in our great nation. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2009

Reads: 1616

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When all hope is lost, never lose faith. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2009

Reads: 142

Shelves: 1

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Ever feel like your so-called lover is playing you like an instrument? Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2009

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

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As for my fall, I do not recall. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2009

Reads: 173

Shelves: 1

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All I wanted was a final chance to kiss you.... Read More

Reads: 183

Shelves: 1

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Verse written during a lonely cold day at home. Read More
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