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Poem / Poetry

November 15, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

How many days does it take a person to give in to the weight? Read More
I walked into Starbucks, and saw a very peculiar man. He was sitting in the seat beside the window, doing the oddest thing I’ve seen in a while. He was smiling at the passing costumers, no phone in his hand, no laptop sheathed in a bag. He did, however, have… Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Something I jotted down whilst pondering what shattered and emotionally broken people might think about during sleepless nights or tough times. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 30, 2014

Reads: 159

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A thought provoking poem that deals with the existential quandary, "What is life really and what is its meaning?" More specifically, it's about living life authentically. It shows how existence cleverly obscures our true nature with the illusions of coveted perfection that blind our vision and distract our true nature...… Read More

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

what makes flying flying? Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 30, 2011

Reads: 85

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hope is such a precious and valuable thing. Read More

Reads: 146

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes, as a poet, you think, what the heck am I saying? Won first place in a literary magazine contest. Read More

Reads: 167

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young boy makes an incredibly difficult choice. Read More
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