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Love/Hate Relationship
By , Marysville, CA
I love the scent that lingers on your skin. When you look at me, my breath falls short. Despite how liking other girls is sin, you make me feel like I have full support. I hate how I can't speak what's on my mind. How every day I want to hold you... (more »)
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Addicted.
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My lungs expand. Breathing in the sweet sweet taste of forget. The drug works slowly but effectively. I bring it back to my pursed lips as they beg for more. The swirl of the thick air clings to the roof of my mouth. My mind becomes a... (more »)
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Written Demon
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I feel a pain in my body. And it’s all because of one thing that devil that haunts me every night that feeling that keeps me awake at night it makes my head sweat;my palms weak but it won’t go away it comes back;every... (more »)
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Beyond Central Park
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The blade of grass      withstands the force       that   is  being pushed down upon it. As the sun whispers the last of its warmth, yawning out a rosy sky, It wilts,    shutting down. The first signs of the snarling frost... (more »)
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Mirror of Sorrow
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He looks into the mirror and he sees nothing but a field of dandelions and a bunch of delicious fruit but heartbreak consumes him as the mirror burns up in a fiery ball; his image consumed his passion quickly becoming hazardous... (more »)
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Night Terrors
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         Night terrors Clock strikes midnight Scratching in the walls Creaking footsteps Everywhere but nowhere Red claret slowly oozing menacingly down the mirror Darkness is consuming Flashlights nowhere to be found Cackles... (more »)
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Deep brown pools
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Deep brown pools looking into me, Staring at me as if you could see through me, The twist of your tongue, The throwing of your wand, as If you could conquer me, Your smooth silky hair, The way you dizzly and dair, As if you could... (more »)
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Death
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Death isn't unfamiliar to me, But it takes me by surprise every time. The pain never seems to fade; How, if time heals all, can it heal a wound as deep as this? You never know how or when death is going to strike; One day, a person you... (more »)
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Promise
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Two beautiful faces standing before the wide gates Holding hands while walking to their designated place They decided to take it together  Promised but they can't trust each other   They know that they are not ordinary With... (more »)
Nighttime
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The world turns dark when night falls Lights switched off - my body rests But what of that fickle mind? Like a wild horse - it wants to gallop free The buckles and straps are loose I decide to let my mind roam free To explore the... (more »)
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A Picture. This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Picture this. The sky is lit blue. Like the kind of blue that comes in paint cans and drips down the sides and onto our hands and down our arms and on our elbows and on your nose and tickles and makes us giggle at its blueness because it’s... (more »)
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Hades
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The burning inferno we all avoid Where the misfits go and play Full of distraught and mistakes The mere thought shakes your bones with fear Its leader, the master of disguise Deceiving you to dismiss the good and accept the evil Tricking... (more »)
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A Eulogy to the Optimism of Youth
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It was pouring rain at the funeral Seattle’s send off: a farewell of tears I stood to eulogize the burial Optimism of youth lost over years “Once, it was rosy innocent,” I droned “Now withered dry at life’s merciless hand.” A... (more »)
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Speak
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I stay calm with no feeling Why feel when there’s silence there are no emotions that can be felt I feel that I should be alone Whether life decides i should stay or if i should go These are the decisions that life will make... (more »)
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Don't lie but be...
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Don't tell someone you love them unless you do. Don't tell someone you miss them uless you do. Don't tell someone you will be their for 100% unless you will be their. Don't tell someone you hate t5hem if you really don't. Don't tel... (more »)
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When Looking Through The Looking Glass
When looking through the looking glass No one sees the pain They assume the shiny painted faces We all wear Make us sane That somehow Even though we plead and cry And scream Are painted faces aren't a lie We all live the dream That... (more »)
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