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What a beautiful paradox this is! We’re all a project of the people we met, the people we spoke to, fell in love with, the people who made a difference - and as a complex, this project makes up us, in our most authentic form. Don’t, don’t be stopped by… Read More

Poem / Romance

February 08, 2019

A Cynical Viewpoint Of The World We Live In Through Dreaming. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

February 04, 2019

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Comments: 1

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the last thoughts that go through your head before you take a leap of faith. a letter to society from the perspective of an suicidal person. Read More

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Is our sun setting? Read More

Tags: society, politics

This time we talk about the racism in different ethnicities. Read More
Society is cruel and divided, nothing new except in this world we divide and keep beauty on the pedestal it deserves. no need for the ugly person to get on Television or be in the magazines. People don't aspire to be them but rather desire them. Disclaimer: Adult content, lots… Read More
I believed that it was always the best to stick to my rulers. They were indicators for me to keep proper distances in between myself and the other to live out the school caste in peace. Everyone had a ruler of some sort, but Ivan did not. Read More
Reality exists! At least I think it does. How would I know? Some say that we don't exist at all. How does that work? Am I fooling you? Or am I fooling myself? If I don't exist, then I guess I really couldn't care less. Whatever it is, make the… Read More
We seem to embrace the concept of diversity. Unfortunately, we really don't know what it means. Fear and hate preclude true diversity or equality. Empathy and understanding is the only path. There are no shortcuts. Keep an open mind. To appreciate the cover image, Visit article on my website: https://lonecypressworkshop.com/2017/04/27/they-laugh-at-me/ Read More

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Edwina Zane Smith is a fourteen year old New York teenager who struggles in life to be popular. When she joins The Society, nothing can bring herself for the horror to come. Read More
Just another story I started and forgot all about. It is a science fiction story that broaches the subject of violence and freedom. Read More

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This essay talks about a tricky topic, and I feel like a lot of people can relate Read More

Poem / Other

November 29, 2018

Reads: 109

Comments: 1

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These were originally the lyrics to a song for my album 'Nimby', which explored alienation, politics, love and, in this case, the isolation of the individual of and by society. it was also about how we are fed by society in order to think in certain ways, by those that… Read More
Our world is what we break, Eventually it will come, the big quake. Mother earth will finally awake. Read More

Poem / Humor

September 15, 2018

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Comments: 1

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To the Tune of Ball of Confusion by the Temptations... Read More

Poem / Editorial and Opinion

September 12, 2018

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Just my point of view. Read More

Tags: society

In the past they have been referred to as warehouses, almshouses and even asylums for the elderly, incapacitated by age, disease, impoverishment, or family isolation. Today they are referred to as “Nursing” Homes. Nearly six percent of older adults in our society are sheltered in residential facilities… Read More

Featured Review by fredbare

"Perfectly captures the ambience and situation found in most of these establishment where profit is more important than care except for some of t..." Read More

A commentary on life in the modern age. Not my best work, but there are some parts of this poem I really love. Read More

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Comments: 3

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A short poem about time. Read More

Tags: life, society, poem, time, think

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Quite a thought-provoking 'Time' piece!" Read More

An observation of the potential of society. Do people really know the reason behind why they do or say certain things? How in control of their actions are they? What does it mean to truly change? Read More
I was thinking about society and how it's terrible how corrupt it is, this is just opinion and I hope I don't offend anyone with this poem. Dead Poet's Honor. Read More

Tags: society

Poem / Poetry

July 23, 2018

Reads: 66

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tags: society

Poem / Poetry

July 14, 2018

Reads: 172

Comments: 1

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All About It is a little insight about me, where i stood in life. First we will start with my past and work it's way up to the future and what's in store for it. You'll get a dose of everything, romance, depression, lost, anxiety, past, future, questions and… Read More
A man taking the trolley to work spots a beautiful blonde maiden sitting next to him in this etheree poem. Read More

Tags: society, etheree, misc

A poem of how poorly society sees girls Read More

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Today Read More

Tags: society

Poem / Poetry

June 03, 2018

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Following in the trend of constant mass devastation worldwide, we all share in the similar feelings of hopelessness. This poem is a reflection of those feelings. Read More
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