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...this is a little bit personal..but i felt i should post this...this tells about my dad adn my dads day basicly...it hts the nail on the head...so please..read, im not going to ask for comments..i dont think this poem deserves to be commented on..but if you guys feel it does… Read More
Based on truth... a boy's grandad gives wise advice in troubled Northern Ireland Read More
this a song really, rather than a poem, but it works as a poem, its about a time in my life, and is in the style of placebo, if you know who they are, enjoy. :) Read More
Grainne witnesses a bomb in Ireland... Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 04, 2010

Reads: 251

Comments: 2

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I'm usually a happy person, walking through life with my head high and my ambitions higher. But, like everyone who walks the earth, I have times where I don't understand what's happening around me; times I can't imagine what is going through a person's head, and I get down. This… Read More
Don't ever let someone convince you to quit your dreams. . .live for yourself, but remember to live and love ~ Shea Read More
this poem is for, and about a close friend of mine, and is about the emotional turmoil we all experience Read More
I have been working on this song off and on for about a week now and I am not totally sure where to go from here. Read More
Sarah: “Through dangers untold, and hardships unnumbered, I fought my way here to the castle, beyond the Goblin City, to take back the child that you have stolen. For my will is as strong as yours, and my kingdom is as great…you have no power over me.” Read More
When I thought I had lost it all, an angel stepped into the picture. He lifted my chin, kissing my lips passionately. He saw the fear and hate in my eyes, hearing the pound of my heart in my chest. "I love you..." he whispered, sliding the shiny silver band… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2009

Reads: 336

Comments: 4

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a poem inspired by the tragedy of teen suicide Read More
I have not been granted the gift of sight, and I am not about to sacrifice my speech by wasting my voice on words of nonsense and unimportance. Language is a beautiful thing, a variety of complex, yet simple sounds that come together to create a way of lavish communication.… Read More

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Comments: 1

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It was a complicated friday. Read More
I was reading the bible today and I found something that helped me realize that the troubles we face today can easily be overcame by a little Faith in the Lord. Note I am not anyone special in a church, but rather a simple girl who felt the need to… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 13, 2008

Reads: 351

Comments: 2

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For anonymous and everyone else that's having trouble with the world. Read More

Reads: 352

Comments: 7

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To be or not to be, that is the question. - William Shakespear Read More

Book / Other

January 12, 2008

Reads: 1714

Comments: 7

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((This is a graphic novel I turned into a "regular" novel for my mom, because she hates comic books. Enjoy!)) Chloe Sacks, is a self-described "aspiring artist, chronic daydreamer, borderline neurotic," and tells the story of her junior year at Georgia O'Keeffe School for the Arts in flashbacks. The story… Read More
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