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A Memorial Day reflection by a Vietnam Veteran who returned home to a country in an undeclared war against itself. A war without civility. A war without bounds, where even children are considered "fair game." And the prize? Money. Elected Office. The power to control. The power to dominate. The… Read More
Some thoughts, though probably shallow, that seem to have helped me along in recent times. Read More
I haven’t written like this for…15 years? Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A reminder that things do get better with time and that I shouldn't focus on all the negatives and get stuck in the past as per usual. Read More
This is poem about general life itself no matter how Priveledged or not you are we all Stand as one. Read More
In the Poets I found myself, in myself I found everyone else. “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden. Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives… Read More
Having all of this lead time up to my final bow really adds a different dimension to dying Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2022

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The Booksie Classic House

A short stream of consciousness poem that came to my mind, hobbled and haphazardly tacked together. Read More
A young man's ruminations on his life and society as he tries to escape a brutal near-Future Police State Read More

Poem / Memoir

January 22, 2022

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The Review Chain House

It's for anyone who can relate to heartbreak. May it be platonic or romantic. I wrote this poem because of someone I miss. The mind can be cruel on oneself, but affecting on the people who care about you is cruel too. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 22, 2022

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The Booksie Classic House

We are shadows in search of our reflection. “We are shadows in the light, sneaking, sleeking, seeking, always searching, never ceasing. Craving affirmation of affection, and demonstrations of adulation.” Read More
A weird dark reflection of anything, something, and all that we are. A small think piece. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Ever been so angry with others or the world only to wisdom show you that you are really most angry with yourself? I found myself so full of anger and rage towards someone who had deceived me and nearly ruined me, that I had to find a creative outlet to… Read More
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