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Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2018

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This is a poem I wrote for an English assignment (write a poem in the style/thematic vein of William Blake's Songs of Innocence). I thought I'd share it here, since it turned out better than I expected. Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

September 02, 2016

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Set in 1892 England, this short story is about a young man who goes to great lengths to help his sister. Read More

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When three women visit a struggling poet, painter, and composer, little do the the three artists realize the inspiration these muses will give them. This is part 1, dealing with the poet. Read More

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Paris- a big spell and con Read More

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Gothic literature short story where a group of assassins are given a mission to assassinate a target, but something goes wrong... very wrong. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 19, 2015

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Memories of backpacking in the Kaas plateau and Sahyadri hills. Read More

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A few musings thus here are displayed, some mystery lays dormant and actively inactive there, and here and where... Read More

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A Sonnet inspired by the Song Trilogy "Synchronicity" composed by Hitoshizuku-P. This Sonnet follows the Dactylic Pentameter. Cover image credit to Suzunosuke. Read More

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To your right lies all that you wish to escape from. To your left lies the gateway to your dreams. Yet all you can do is watch the days go by, beautiful though they may be. Hope, humanity, and life in general. Read More
A man By the name of carter Jones, has been supposedly been sent a vision from the above to cleanse the earth of sinners destined for hell. He is 30 years old and is now ready for an apprentice and so he finds a little girl by the name of… Read More
This is a poem I wrote last spring (2012) Please feel free to comment and let me know what you think! Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 14, 2013

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A tragedy exploring the severing of perfection. Read More
A day of my life, wherein I try to escape reality in all kinds of ways. Read More
Written as an assignment for my 10th Grade American Literature class, this short story plays with the themes and ideals of Romanticism in a grim, Lovecraft-inspired setting. While many works of Romantic literature emphasize the beauty and strength of the natural and mysterious, this work focuses instead upon the dark… Read More

Poem / Memoir

December 05, 2012

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Comments: 2

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Its a memory of the time usually I feel myself helpless but alive body. Read More

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The product of loneliness and boredom :P Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2011

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A poem about lucid dreaming Read More

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Descartes opened his philosophy by doubting everything. Not only Descartes but even pre Socrates thinkers- the Sophists, philosophers like Thomas Hobbes and ultimately empiricists of the cult of David Hume and not to forget the Carvakas (one the six schools of thoughts emanating from Upanishads, very similar to empiricism) all… Read More
The possible influence of Goethe's classic epistolary novel "The Sorrows of the Young Werther" on the evolution of Romanticism, and specifically Romantic melancholy or weltschmerz (world pain). Read More
Catherine Valjean, an orphaned Parisian, becomes an opera singer and struggles to find love while living with her snoring Aunt Genevieve. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 07, 2011

Reads: 110

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first love, first breakup, 'dear john' letter, romanticism Read More
An Essay. Images edited 15 November 2014. Read More

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sensuality at the pool in fantasy Read More

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A figure cold as a winter's night crosses the shores of a icy lake in the Great North. The Vampire, a shadow of a man and the moon the shadow of the sun. Read More
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