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Book / Other

January 08, 2019

Reads: 9084

Comments: 67

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

I find a dozen quotes in many places, especially on Pinterest. They're short and sweet, but I had no idea how to do them myself on such forums; therefore I'm creating a book. These will be from me, random thoughts and what not. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2019

Reads: 47

Comments: 2

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Short Story / Other

January 06, 2019

Reads: 44

Comments: 3

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A guy can't find the words to talk to a girl... Read More

Tags: words, girl, guy, elevator

This is my first of the Bert stories for the new year and I have added a new character, Millard Duncan. I hope everyone likes it. Read More

Tags: words, roses, library, up

Short Story / Humor

December 27, 2018

Reads: 43

Comments: 1

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I'm hoping you'll spontaneously combust - writing prompt Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 21, 2018

Reads: 45

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Free Verse Poetry House

The evolution of language, like fractals, experiences recurring similar patterns, often at progressively smaller scales, revealing a random and chaotic nature such as in crystal growth, fluid turbulence and galaxy formation, suggesting chance plays no small role in the history of linguistic expression as well. (Image by pinterest) Read More

Tags: words

This addition is via the kind encouragement of hullabaloo22. Hope it's not anti-climactic. (despite my use of that last word, I tried to avoid all naughty redefine; though many did enter my mind) Read More

Tags: words, fun, word, wording

Poem / Other

December 08, 2018

Reads: 71

Comments: 10

Shelves: 2

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Tags: writing, words, why

Poem / Poetry

December 02, 2018

Reads: 86

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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I wrote this poem in 2017. Was inspired to publish here because of Hull's story Barely Visible. Read More

Essay / Humor

November 27, 2018

Reads: 71

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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I love words, I love playing with them and changing them just for the simple pleasure of it. Here's a few of them from my book of new definition... Read More

Tags: humor, words

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2018

Reads: 68

Shelves: 1

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An Elizabethan sonnet for my sister. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2018

Reads: 70

Shelves: 1

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An Elizabethan sonnet in honor of the fallen. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2018

Reads: 79

Shelves: 1

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A short exchange in freestyle poetry. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2018

Reads: 88

Comments: 1

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An Elizabethan sonnet comparing modern society to a masquerade. Read More
An Elizabethan sonnet on the nature of writing poems. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2018

Reads: 93

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A critique of much modern poetry. Read More

Poem / Other

October 25, 2018

Reads: 58

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A short poem about Dyslexia... Read More

Reads: 73

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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a moment with my father Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2018

Reads: 77

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 83

Comments: 10

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Two types of reading; which is your preference? Read More

Reads: 58

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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Reads: 53

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

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I wrote this for my students to open their minds to the power they have been granted: to use words. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did writing it. Enjoy. Read More

Reads: 52

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Romance

September 25, 2018

Reads: 76

Comments: 1

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