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Without Music Life Would Bb
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I felt as if we were raised above cloud 9 as we sat there in anxious silence. Our pupils dilated as our hearts refused to beat. We brought out attention to the only soft beating sound we could hear. As he ticked the fragile rod our... (more »)
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an anthem for the queen in my life
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this is for the girls crafted from smoke and steel with eyes made of lava instead of starlight you are woven from strands of fierce and feral will, your thoughts vaster than the oceans combined. they are scared of your light they fear your... (more »)
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You Can't Read.
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What is that you ask? why am I mad? Here is how I really feel, sad and alone. You say I look ugly with my frown, but it is my heart which needs your love. All you do with those words is hurt me. You think I'm mean because I'm not... (more »)
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Glasses This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I used to live in a display case With many others like myself. I remember incandescent light streaming in through the glass, And thousands of groping fingers Caressing my legs and frame. Now my nights are shrouded in darkness,... (more »)
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Atropos' Witness
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He saw the string edge backwards, arrow thread across the sky Time seemed to slow He seemed to know its quiver in his heart was... He was skewered with wide eyes. (more »)
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It Was a Long Hard Year
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It was a long hard year Passing grades, dorm life, renaissance All new to a freshman I craved for her smile, her lullaby A diamond studded angel necklace hung from my fingers She’ll love it, It’s from my first salary It was a... (more »)
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Walk this Road Alone
By , Eaton, CO
Walk this Road Alone Living flesh turned stone-cold dead, and so my heart was filled with dread, for on this path we tread everything was broken, as it was said We seem to walk this road alone, this dark and dreary street, and so if... (more »)
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Beautiful Day
By , Cherry Hill, NJ
The wind brings a breeze Giving you chills up your spine, still cold with layers (more »)
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too much freedom and guns
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Too much freedom too bad- Look at what the country is coming to Even the laws have convinced you To see what they present To cover what they didn’t resent Ever since the Fathers of this country made the constitution... (more »)
Vandalism of the Heart
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Once there was a little girl, Her world was all she knew. What she thought was normal treatment Turned her black and blue.   Once there was a little girl,   She cried herself to sleep. Sticks and stones didn’t break her... (more »)
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The Bitter Taste Of Narcissus
By , Ithaca, NY
Why doesn’t anyone understand me? Besides My fellow social-justice-warriors who spend hours traversing tumblr. I am different from almost everyone else on this slowly-heating-up (it’s the Republicans) planet my multiple... (more »)
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If You
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If you dry those beautiful eyes      I’ll take back those words I said If you turn back around      I’ll never turn mine on you If you still blame it all on me      I’ll help you lay it on If you want to leave... (more »)
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Star Love
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two stars we watched, as they went by slowly, calmly, making love to the sky. we looked as they went by. how innocent it was, just making love to a passerby. two stars, now we went by. they still stuck together making love to the sky.... (more »)
Shadow
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What is this feeling of hopelessness endlessly consuming me without any hesitation as if i am nothing but an empty space of matter. It follows me around everywhere, like a shadow. To the party, to my school, to the mall. It even sabotaged my only... (more »)
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the allusion
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and what of fire? what of the greedy flames of pain that erode the bones, consume the mind, lick at the soul?- this is what i asked him, but he answered with a question: what of the phoenix? what of the inferno that must devour it... (more »)
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Frozen
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I lay there frozen from the news, we new this would happen just not so soon. Numb from head to toe  I wondered if I would feel it if I was shot.   Little did I know it would remain like this for weeks, my life had been full of... (more »)
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