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My late love and mother have the same birthday. It was also our anniversary. I wrote for her this morning to celebrate. I write for him this evening to mourn. Read More

Tags: love, loss, death, memory

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Comments: 3

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Pain remains of the suffering departed. Read More
a letter to the one who left, and lost it all Read More
If you had something to ask of death what would it be? Read More

Tags: dark, loss, death, poem, rhyme

Reads: 80

Comments: 3

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I reach out to you, desperate for your warmth. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 12, 2018

Reads: 162

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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Featured Review by Kemy2U

"Wow, what an emotional speed rush with those poetic lines. Very nice! Love and Hugs, Kemy" Read More

I thought I'd never see my missing daughter again, recently however, she saved my life. Read More

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Comments: 3

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1864-Billy and Emma are engaged to be married. Then Billy decides to join the military to help defeat the Confederate forces. A love story for all time. This story is based on the song "Billy, Don't Be a Hero" written by British songwriters, Mitch Murray and Peter Callander and performed… Read More

Featured Review by Ajay Amitabh Suman

"Very beautiful story with tragic end. " Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 31, 2018

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

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Comments: 4

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The The Imaginarium House

A cautionary tale inspired by the prompt 'light and dark' Read More
An unheard plea that will never come to be. An unheard plea that was never good for me. Read More

Tags: love, loss, hope, fears

A non love poem about a manic pixie dream boy Read More
Tigers are quite the amazing animals. I know that since I've spent an entire lifetime with them. With two of the greatest Tigers, I've ever seen. Read More

Tags: loss, brothers, pets, tiger, zoo

Reads: 250

Comments: 4

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This is a poem I wrote when my grandfather passed away. Growing up, I had always heard that the rain was similar to God crying, and for some reason I never really took to that metaphor. This was something I thought about often, something that made me so much… Read More

Poem / Romance

July 20, 2018

Reads: 88

Shelves: 1

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Falling in love is exhilarating and terrifying both because of its newness and the potential to break you. Every experience is different, but good or bad, slow or intense, every chapter within the stories of love and heartbreak begins and ends... but the book isn’t finished yet. Read More
If you ever read this, I want to be as transparent as possible. This is about you and you know who you are Read More
I read this story, Bullet In The Brain by Tobias Wolff, during my creative writing class this past spring. This is a poem I made out of words and phrases that were in that short story. Read More
In the process of Acceptance and Freedom... Read More

Tags: loss, grief, loved, much, over

Poem / Poetry

July 06, 2018

Tags: love, loss, poem, sad, hurt

In memory of my dear childhood friend. This short story is to bring awareness about BBS (Brittle Body Syndrome) and to tell the tale from an eye witnesses perspective on what actually happened one wierd day in a small town in West Virginia. Read More
Dedicated to a memory of something that couldn't happen. Read More
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