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I wrote this poem years back. The woman that this poem describes was verbally, mentally, and emotionally abusive to me practically from birth. When I was a little girl, she and my mom would have constant, very heated arguments about her treatment of me. She would purposely give my brother… Read More

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I wrote this when I saw the economy crumbling, etc. Read More

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I was a tutor at a G.E.D. school and one of the teenaged girls made me angry. I wrote this poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 01, 2012

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Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones is an American poet and mc. He is one of the most prolific writers that I have had the pleasure of studying. He paints some of the most vivid masterpieces of struggle and triumph. This poem is to honor him and his lyrical prowess. His… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 01, 2012

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Marvin is my muse, nothing more, nothing less. I wrote some Haiku poems about him one day. I love Haiku. It's very relaxing and makes me giggle as I create it. It's like a challenging and fun word puzzle. Read More

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I had a very strange dream one night. I call it "Vanish." This is a dream, not a story so it is not yet fully developed. It's just from memory. Copyright. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 31, 2012

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This is a poem about an innocent crush which after months turned into misinterpretations and betrayal by a gossiping third party. It left me feeling horrible after I blurt out that I had simply chat with someone famous. Marvin is the crush and my muse. Trust no one. Read More

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I wrote this poem many years ago when I was feeling "unpretty." I was trying to rise above my feelings that day. That is what poetry helps me to do. Read More
I was in a career training program and I met a woman who has connections with the newspaper, The Appalachian Connection. We talked, she looked at my work, and decided to publish a piece of prose that I had written. I felt so blessed. The small piece is about a… Read More
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