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Poem / Poetry

May 22, 2016

Reads: 67

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: man, art, woman, portrait, 2012

Reads: 167

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

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close your eyes and look around. there's no hope to be found. Read More

Tags: portrait

Reads: 104

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Theme: The wants of people creates suffering. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 26, 2015

Reads: 69

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Portrait of an unusual child. Read More

Book / Children Stories

November 01, 2013

Reads: 533

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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There was a King who had 1 Eye and 1 leg.. He asked all the painters to draw a beautiful portrait of him. But none of them could -- how could they paint him beautifully with the defects in one eye and one leg. Eventually one of them agreed and… Read More

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taken from my book, "The Flies Are Bothering The Pig!" Read More

Tags: self, portrait

This is a Chapter 4 summary for the book Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More
An imitation of a painting, a false criminal, a counterfeit crime- endless falsities, lies upon lies... Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 12, 2011

Reads: 114

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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a true artist discovers hidden truths in his work - what would a portrait of you say to the world? Read More

Reads: 86

Comments: 1

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Elizabeth and Zach have grown up together in the little village of Blackthorn, safe from the outside world. However when Elizabeth's grandfather is murdered over a portrait in their attic, Elizabeth must meet her destiny and risk losing everything in order to take back the throne. Read More

Reads: 110

Comments: 4

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If our hearts were divided into rooms with walls, what a story they would tell... Read More
I crave sight, not taste. Attention starved. Upon my canvass Let eyeballs carve. Read More

Reads: 161

Shelves: 1

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The story of a boy who saw something he never should have, and ran away from home with his brother to escape what he had once called home. Discovering much more than they had ever thought possible. Read More

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Comments: 2

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The poem reflects the thoughts of a girl who's lonely and eagerly waiting for someone she loves and is trying to console herself. Read More

Reads: 113

Comments: 1

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I don't know what I'd do if the words died. Read More

Reads: 212

Comments: 6

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An Object! The Story of a Portrait painting. This poem is centered around a painting. Read More
A woman is standing by her dead husband, thinking of their relationship over the years. Also she is thinking of the way he died and her own situation ... Read More

Tags: death, man, woman, portrait

Poem / Memoir

August 27, 2009

Reads: 373

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is a tribute to my grandpa,whose death had left a major impact on me.Human life is transient and the meaning of life extends much higher than birth or death.After a person's death,his identity is lost,but his deeds remain immortal. Nothing can bring our loved ones back from death.The… Read More

Reads: 135

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Overall, it's a good poem, but I really really really hate the ending!! But my teacher likes it and I can't come up with any ideas for the ending. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 29, 2009

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Not my best, but imagine you're on a stage. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2007

Reads: 192

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Does what it says on the tin. not sure if it's any good though. It's about loving someone, but knowing it will only be true in your mind - an idea. Read More

Reads: 154

Shelves: 1

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The most honest evaluation of myself I can come up with... Read More

Reads: 279

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Sentence Trails Off...' that simply is "A Transperant Portrait." It kinda means that not everyone is what they seem. For anyone I know I don't mean you or anything, I simply mean in others in our school, don't take offense or anything. The Band 'The Devil Wears Prada,' yes there… Read More

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