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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

Reads: 42

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

Reads: 29

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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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

Reads: 58

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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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: 38

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tags: society

Poem / Poetry

July 14, 2018

Reads: 132

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

Reads: 37

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Tags: society

Poem / Poetry

June 03, 2018

Reads: 73

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

Poem / Other

May 29, 2018

Reads: 87

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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A poem about fighting the system... Read More

Tags: society, fight, system

Essay / Non-Fiction

April 28, 2018

Reads: 137

Comments: 9

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TRIGGER WARNING: this essay deals with suicide. Please note: Hullabaloo22 is not at present in any way suicidal. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 23, 2018

Reads: 50

The EKG House

This is a poem about what we let others do to us. Read More

Tags: society, key, attack, shy, cast

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

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Falling Angels is the story of a group of friends living in London during the summer of 1997. An air of optimism had swept the nation, Britpop was cool and directors had an obsession with London gangsters. This novel follows the ordinary and not so ordinary lives of John,… Read More

Reads: 63

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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The shocking Read More

Tags: society, poltics

Why I will no longer be answering the question, "what race are you?". Read More

Reads: 186

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

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Have you ever wondered what does wizards and witches do after they graduate from their respective schools of magic? Alan Bernzwarg wondered the same, he had graduated as a wizard years ago and hadn't been able to land a single stable job since. And he's homeless now too?I Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 03, 2018

Reads: 91

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Tags: poetry, society

This is a self-presenting story. Things evolve in their own pace, and I am not one to predict them. For those who want to spoil themselves or simply what to know what they enlist to, I've posted a summary in the epilogue entitled Afterword. -Spelling mistakes or minor modifications… Read More

Book / Romance

February 08, 2018

Reads: 386

Shelves: 1

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Mustapha is a witty, funny and sarcastic Lawyer in Northern Nigeria whose passion is poetry and art. He met a woman and through her, he was confronted with a haunting secret of his. With many interesting ideas and complicated characters, we explore the Nigerian terrain through his life and… Read More
An insight into some of the problems which are currently affecting the Care Industry in the UK. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 21, 2018

Reads: 246

Shelves: 1

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This just came to me, so I wrote about it! Read More
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