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Poem / Poetry

June 23, 2015

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Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Another poem from open mic night. I had three poems that night and the third is kind of in shambles. I hope you enjoy this one, it's a bit rocky but I like some of the lines a lot. Read More
ATHOR can't get over his father, who was shot three years ago. CORDELIA is scared to fall in love because she doesn't ant to leave anyone behind. RORY is depressed, wishing his father hadn't left him where he is. And now, they're all together. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 28, 2013

I'm not really aware how to describe this other than, Its the first thing that came to mind and I just wrote it. Read More
Use your imagination. Read More
A poem about a girl who wants to escape life, but wants to do it on her own terms, and once it's happening against her will, she's afraid. Read More
An inside look at the panic of drowning. Read More

Short Story / Science Fiction

November 24, 2012

Reads: 263

Comments: 1

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Story about parents' love to their son. Read More
Open your lungs. Read More

Tags: music, voice, truth, open, lungs

Reads: 177

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is the opening poem to my chapbook, "Shapes of Water." The collection of poems explores coming of age with cystic fibrosis in a poetry-memoir approach. It opens with a description of feelings after a lung transplant, then reflects on life growing up with the disease that led to that… Read More
Trying my hand at rhyming a little better, I just came up with this poem dedicated to people who have suffered terrible pains, and to the people that consider even breathing an almost impossible and painful task at times. Read More
About losing someone that I love. To whom who killed him, I have no words of hate. I just wish he was still alive. Read More

Reads: 361

Comments: 3

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They always made sure to tell me I wasn’t perfect. Maybe they whispered it to me while I was sleeping, or communicated it with there dry, loveless gazes. No matter how they told me it was always clear: You are flawed... Read More

Reads: 187

Comments: 1

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Wrote this yesterday, not much too it. Read More
This is similar to a free verse poem, but more proselike. It doesn't really have a plot, though. Read More
This is one i wrote a while back after some friends did some stuff i didn't agree with. Bit dark, but enjoy. Read More
Freedom is a very funny commodity. Some think freedom absolves them from responsibility yet this is far from the truth. You might be free to say, smoke, but then THOSE ARE YOUR LUNGS! Read More

Reads: 269

Comments: 1

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this is about my friend who submitted recently to the drug and weed world. She didn't listen to me or those commericals. I tried to tell her. Thank god i have a nurse for a mom and a doctor for a step-dad and i know the effects. Read More

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Comments: 2

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another poem because of my newest lack of inspiration. hope you like it. but if i don't get inspiration soon i will have nothing to write about. well... peace out.____xxemoxbfsxx______ Read More
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