Maturity stories, books, poems, and more

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This essay is about knowing what you love. It gives detail in to what it is like to love someone unconditionally. It also questions what readers love. I poured my heart and soul into this piece of work, so enjoy! Hopefully. Read More
Reality unfolds with maturity . Read More
A flawed-family history appears to be repeating itself---for the worse---when a stunning treasure is discovered. Read More
Family history seems to be repeating itself---for the worse---when a stunning treasure is discovered. Read More
Family history appears to be repeating itself---for the worse---until the eldest dispenses wisdom to the youngest. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 25, 2015

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On how fear, once beaten, will simply fly to another place within you to roost. I believe that one day it will run out of such places, leaving us in peace at last. Read More

Tags: fear, age, maturity

Opinions can kill you quicker then bullets some times Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 26, 2014

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A silent admiration and a crystal clear realization leaving me with nothing to do, but accept the fact that it was never meant to be. Read More
A short description of the changing in self during the transition to adulthood. A short essay to experiment with descriptive language. Please enjoy. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 25, 2014

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taken from my book, "This Never Happened Before" Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 24, 2013

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Poem I wrote last year about my mother. Read More

Poem / Memoir

February 22, 2013

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Poem for a dead friend of mine :/ Read More
This is the reason for my profile picture. My picture is of a tattoo on my left forearm. Makayla is my girlfriend/fiance, and Machelle is her mother. Makayla had a miscarriage on January 15th. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 30, 2013

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Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2013

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A poem meant to illustrate the struggle that youths face in trying to balance their own decisions with the expectations of their superiors. It depicts the issues of responsibility and maturity. Read More

Book / Humor

December 05, 2012

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This is a tale of three boys, and three girls and how, one Halloween, they meet at a party. This night, each follows their own path, based on their preconceptions of maturity. Some see it as sex, others as connecting. Tonight, their different attitudes will come to light in ways… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 24, 2012

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A joy put into metaphor. Read More

Tags: maturity

Poem / Poetry

September 08, 2012

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This is a poem I wrote recently. It is mainly about the three stages of life: youth, maturity, and adulthood. I named it "Stairways" because I like my titles to be ambiguous. I see life like a stairway in that there are many levels, as characteristic of a stairwell. Read More
A story of a young Mormon boy struggling with mental illness and self-identity. Read More

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Gwendolyn and her friend, Megan, run away from home and set off from the deep south heading north, and seeing all that the world offers along the way. They will encounter good, and bad, and must make their way through the maze of confusion and manipulation in order to arrive… Read More

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A lesson on life from two children who grow to adulthood. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 08, 2011

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After losing someone close to me for the first time, I talked myself into writing this. Read More

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A poem about my journey through the dreaded public school: Fisher Middle School. From the start of sixth grade until the end of eigth. Read More
A child weeps as she turns and realises her little pink fingers no longer grip her little pink ribbon. Guess what inspired me to write this! It's not really a short story, but it does describe a scene so it's classed as such. Read More

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A poem I wrote after listening to some cool rap beats, and then ended up with these lyrics. They read off kinda like a stream-of-conscience thing, so, I'm just gonna go with that ;) Anyway, I kinda think of it as song lyrics to maybe a rap or something and… Read More
Just what I need to say, I hope you can relate and/or enjoy.:] Read More

Tags: love, hope, hate, fear, age, maturity

How does an older man tell a much younger woman what has been in his heart since she told him goodbye? Read More
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