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I notice people that struggle to find their self worth, their meaning for living, the struggle of finding where they fit in. Their actions become harmful because they are motivated by desperation, they drain themselves mentally and dive further into sadness until it can no longer be helped. They… Read More

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Beyond Writer's Block isn't a self help guide, but more of an inspirational nod to everyone on this site with encouragement to continue to write for their own enjoyment as well as the enjoyment of others. We are each others muse in this world. Our stories will help shape… Read More
In a first of a series of essays, we are looking at the rise to poetry fame of my poem "Barely Breathing" and debate on whether it was a blessing or curse. Read More

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Confidence is key, as the saying goes. That can be difficult when you don't have faith in your foundation. Still, what options are there but to move forward Read More

Short Story / Humor

January 08, 2017

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A short story about the process, and many struggle of writing Read More

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A reflective look at morality. Read More

Poem / True Confessions

April 11, 2016

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That girl could be you Read More

Poem / Romance

February 03, 2016

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A short poem reflecting on the fallacy of Man. My interpretation of the world around me based on the negativity flowing amongst the populace. Read More

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The thoughts of a young girl at her best friend's funeral. Read More

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Intimacy is a beautiful union... *Nothing graphic Read More

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It's about a girl, and how he got over her Read More

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What will hatred drive a man to do? This tale follows one such hateful man as he contemplates whether to reap vengeance on a monster or not. Please leave me your thoughts and comments, positive or negative, I will greatly appreciate it. Read More

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A poem about what was going through my mind when I was listening to a particularly inspiring song. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 23, 2013

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An inspirational and motivational poem about me!! Read More

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A poem about not really knowing what's going on with your life and having a hard time describing what your going through. Read More
A powercut which made me fell quite smart Read More

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This is my first collaboration effort with fellow poet Darkism...we did an awesome job on this poem and I recommend anyone to check out Darkism's page. An excellent poet and a pleasure to work with a great poet! Check out the poem! Read More

Short Story / Memoir

August 03, 2012

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A memory of how special my Dad was and the little things I stumbled upon to to prove it. Read More
Ever got things out of focus? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 09, 2012

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A free verse piece. The speaker is reflecting on their life and wondering if it could be better, hoping for more.I was experimenting with free verse with this poem. Read More

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I wrote these poems from 2008 to 2010, and recently looked over them and reedited them and I really like what they've become. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2011

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Look around you, life itself is a metaphor Read More
A man reflects on a girl obsessed with flowers. Read More

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I wrote this when I was 11 years old in seventh grade. It was for a descriptive paragraph assignment. I described a vivid sunset. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 12, 2008

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nature, being pensive, reflective, touch of fantasy Read More

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God in their sunrise, and God in my sunset. Inspired by a walk on the road to Blean. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 29, 2007

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a poem about a man who is in prison for life. Read More
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