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Poem / Fantasy

September 14, 2017

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Poem / Poetry

June 07, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

Life takes wrong turns sometimes, and we are left broken on the floor. But never forget, every fall is a new chance to start all over. Read More
Just a simple poem to remind all of you that in order to have a big day, you have got to have an attitude change and a mind boost. There's nothing you can't accomplish if you set your mind to it. Remember that today is the day, today is YOUR… Read More

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taken from my book, "Breaking Thru The Thought Barrier" Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 08, 2016

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Comments: 2

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The Young Adult Readers And Writers House

This is a poem that I wrote for my HS yearbook many years ago. I re-read it once in a while for inspiration and I thought that maybe it would inspire others as well :) Read More

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Optimysticism is a short story from the point of view of Shams, a homeless youth struggling with love, hunger, realizations, and turning from a miserable one to a content optimist with a better understanding of love and well-being. You can find this short story and review it on goodreads.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 08, 2016

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This is a brief poem I wrote about overcoming adversity and looking forward with optimism. Read More
This is not written with the intention of provoking sympathy. The topic of mental health is one that is very close to my heart, yet I try to avoid writing about it on social media because I do not want to come across as attention-seeking. Nevertheless, I encourage you to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 28, 2016

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Comments: 1

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Poem / Poetry

February 21, 2016

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Comments: 1

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taken from my book, "Interstate Freedom" Read More

Poem / Young Adult

August 03, 2015

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Pain and loss give birth to the next chapter in life. Read More

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Do not fear death but do not relax either.I am very complicated.Just read to get the innner meaning! Read More

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sometimes narcissism becomes a necessity(just kidding but take in a positive way) Read More

Poem / Other

March 26, 2015

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I write what i feel,I feel what I write! Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 23, 2015

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A poem about finding the strength to carry on. Read More

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A small thing in response to a crane noticed far away from the college lawn gave me a perspective and something to write about. Read More

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Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2014

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The Booksie Classic House

This was actually written about my faith in our savior, Christ Jesus, and I had this feeling of my faith being stripped away by other people, so I wrote down my feelings in defense for my faith. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

October 19, 2014

Reads: 64

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I wrote this about three winters ago as I was standing outside my porch and I had this great idea for a short meaningful poem. Read More
Writing this gave me insight to who I really was and who I really wanted to be, in the Bible Jesus quotes when you pray, pray personally and do not use vain repetitions. To me this my personal prayer to the Lord, that divine creator. Read More
My idea of life running through a certain type of maze... Read More
This literary piece is focusing on three of Emily Dickinson's poems through a sociological perspective. Read More
This is a poem I wrote about the beauty that is the act of living. Although life can get tough,and it seems that all of the outcomes and happenings of life are bleak, this poem is my attempt at improving anyone's view on life. Read it on a rainy day,… Read More
One piece of magic leads to another. Read More
Random short pieces of poetry I came up with at 12:30 AM! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Wrote this for a friend when his parents refused to let him go to the University of Toronto. Read More

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Happiness can be in life had, One can make oneself glad, worry is unwanted and bad, We can think and stop turning mad, Life is in our control, We must safeguard our soul, We must play a positive role, And every poor soul, we must console. Read More

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Dreams, aspirations, and hopes that many women have -- despite being married, single, LGBS, SAHM or working mom, young, old ... it is about always having the sweetest dreams for others and our own self. I think ... Read More

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Life is short the sooner you accept that the better your life will be.... Read More
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