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Look in the mirror, if you see a frown. A smile given freely will spread all around. Put a smile on your face straighten your crown. Put a smile on your face straighten your crown. Read More

Tags: self, assurance

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Comments: 2

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This is an article based on my reply to the post of "Atheism and the End of Faith" by Alexander Byrne. It consists of my view on faith and religion that I feel worthy of sharing. Read More
Politicians -- poetry in motion. They lie, cheat and steal. They deceive and conceive of ways to distract and to obstruct, but rarely achieve anything of substance or purpose. The few politicians who believe in their oaths and in their office, too few to make a difference, too few to… Read More
Some thoughts on love and self. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 02, 2022

Reads: 100

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

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Poetry... I wrote my first poem in third grade and I felt an inexplicable magic and fell in love with words. Read More

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"Essentially we have to show up for ourselves like a good friend. Some days are arms wrapped around ourselves to warm our own hearts. Some days w..." Read More

Reads: 106

Comments: 1

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Words set free are poems that break from the need to create a perfect piece. They are raw, creating relief in expression. Read More

Tags: life, anger, pain, free, self

Reads: 2577

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A letter a day to Tinnie, to somehow let her feel alive even just a bit. Read More

Tags: self, letters

Black tarp in the night, as you flutter in the breeze, you cause me great fright. Read More

Tags: life, self, its, just, on

Reads: 161

Comments: 4

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Tags: hope, self, goodbye, sorry, hi

Darkness is nothing but a mirror. Read More
I'm happy for my grandfather who, in his old age, is content. My other grandfather, not so much. Read More

Tags: self, aware, too

This is a personal poem of how I am feeling past and present. Feedback is much appreciated if you can. Thanks. Read More
Poem about proving myself to myself, one relationships we need to take care of the most. Read More

Reads: 212

Comments: 1

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Poem / Poetry

January 27, 2021

Reads: 152

Comments: 1

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Photo (c) Sirisvisual on Unsplash Read More
A poem in the form in a letter to my future self Read More

Tags: self, future, letter, my, to

Poem / Poetry

January 01, 2021

I just found this piece, written back in May 2016. Read More
9 seconds or less is a short story about how a boxing athlete face adversity and what can we learn from that experience. it is the chapter 1 of the book -anecdotes- Read More

Reads: 216

Comments: 2

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This is a poem about how I feel day in and day out. Read More
Thought about abortion from those reflecting back on their decisions! Read More

Tags: reflection, life, self

Poem / Other

October 22, 2020

Reads: 218

Comments: 1

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A spur of the moment kinda thing Read More

Poem / True Confessions

October 21, 2020

Reads: 205

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Since it was nearing the start of my midlife, I have been feeling a little uneasy about myself. Always happens every October, my birth month. Read More
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