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Essay / Memoir

August 14, 2015

Reads: 529

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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When do we fail? How is it determined? Read More

Short Story / Other

July 23, 2015

Reads: 133

Shelves: 1

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• Setting: Moscow • Main character: A immigrant • Narrator: passing by extreme nationalist Russian who is not shy about voicing her opinion • Other characters: The two attackers, strong Russian men with no connection to the Narrator • Plot: A description of a brutal attack on a foreign person… Read More
Some thought provoking opinions on the way society handles individual differences Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 31, 2015

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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In a city where everyone is blind there are secrets that are hidden in plain sight. The key to unlocking those secrets lies within the desert but life is never as simple as it first appears... Read More

Reads: 139

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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In a world where you can trade criminal for victim, would you make the Devil's Exchange? Read More

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Shelves: 1

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How our views differ from reality Read More
Something that came to me in the early hours of one misty morning...a moment of clarity against the clouded sky Read More

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Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

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This is the story of a man named Ri. It may not be as glamorous as some stories, for it's just the tale of one man pursuing the noble endeavor of ridding the world of divine influence. Please leave me your feed back in the comments section below. Read More
A man who's just died finds himself in the middle of nowhere, with no explanation of anything that's happening. Eventually he's provided some surprise company. But by whom, or what? Read More

Reads: 293

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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You know that moment when the minute hand pauses? Read More

Reads: 211

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A girl sits alone in a decrepit room. Her life has gone downhill and she is close to death, but still ponders why she is in this situation. EXTRACT "It feels good to blink, doesn't it? When you can blink so easily you take blinking for granted. I swivel in… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 25, 2014

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

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Do we pass through time or does time pass through us? Read More

Poem / Other

January 09, 2014

Reads: 76

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Death takes life yet his shadow watches. Read More
A short parable type piece. I like to think the best way to explain it is to imagine it's written from the perspective of a young man with autism and schizophrenia... Little bit morbid, but oh well! It's worth mentioning that this I haven't focussed this to a religious audience...… Read More
A Treatise on the Trials and Tribulations of Trash. (Quite philosophical, if I do say so myself) Read More

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is listed under riddles because it is an answer as to why Light casts a shadow...and to what purpose does each serve? So here is a challenge: answer the riddle yourself, post it as a comment or make a short response stemming off of this piece. Read More

Short Story / Other

March 09, 2013

Reads: 206

Shelves: 1

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Just something I wrote late at night one time Read More

Reads: 252

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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"Beneath unsuspecting feet, the floorboards scream to be torn asunder--and looked up under." Read More

Reads: 79

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Short poem to think about. Read More
This simply discusses the art of intellectualism and always striving to learn and to grow as a person. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 15, 2012

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Shelves: 1

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Random stanzas in a vague formula Read More

Reads: 110

Shelves: 1

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Taking a break from Stan Chronicles. I am starting a novel about the end of life itself and what happens when it is upon us. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 19, 2012

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

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when no one knows everything and everyone knows nothing who knows the answer? Read More

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Life, it is what you live and what you do and all that you can comprehend is... Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 19, 2012

Reads: 38

Shelves: 1

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Think about it what is existence really? I have an answer. Read More
Facebook: an aid to communication or a replacement? An experimental, modernist approach to a story about a morning. Read More
If you forget what life teaches you... Hope it never neglects you when you think not highly of it; past teachings. Read More

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Comments: 1

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Those with fears often ignore their feelings and never see how they truly feel for fear of being ostracized from their friends... Read More
A class was asked to describe their daddies, this is what one girl said... Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 01, 2009

Reads: 99

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this for English class a few years ago, kinda makes me think. Read More
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