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Bees. This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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Ouch- she's been stung with the not drop-dead-gorgeous, more like hopelessly less-than-average looks. She hates the sticky icky yellow adipose and blackheads she's been given. She starts to listen, the follow, then worship the... (more »)
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Free Fall
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I'm falling for you. Grasping clue- lessly for something to break my fall. But the rope I'm grasping for has been gnawed. I'm hopelessly falling with nothing to stop me. Ironically this is the first time I feel... (more »)
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From Ashes To Flames
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I feel it staring down on me. That eye in the heavens. Burning a hole through me. I try to put the ashes back in but they slip through my fingertips. Ablaze from the embers. It feels good to be warm again. I can see its... (more »)
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Seething
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it's over. it's the end of the line. call me fake all you want, but i'm real, and i'm hurting.   you always liked everyone else more than me. you always treated me like crap. i gave you the world. i gave you my goddamn everything, and... (more »)
My Questions
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What is fate? How do you know if something is fate? Can you truly call something fate?   What is destiny? How do you something is destiny? Can you truly call something desyiny?   What is the difference of fate and destiny?  ... (more »)
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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Crutch
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I have a crutch, Not of metal, But of flesh and bone, And fiery eyes, You are my crutch, As much as I wish, That I could cast you aside, That I could let you go, I need you, To catch me, To support me, To lean on, As much as I wish,... (more »)
Takes a Bit More
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Perhaps the time I scraped my knee when I was young is the reason I'm afraid to fall. Perhaps the time my dog nipped me on the hand is the reason I'm afraid to trust. Perhaps the time the boys made fun of me in the hallway for wearing... (more »)
Shadows in the Shade
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watch me come to life in a place darker than strife   watch me go blue as I fall onto you   watch me climb a tree as I look down my knee   watch me not make it to the top where then I feel I should hop down to where the... (more »)
Love Struck Keys
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I hit the keys and all I hear is the buzz and rings of notes that are oh so wrong Frustration and stress overrun my mind It brings me so much suffering, so much rage I can't do it I've failed and can't become something more But when... (more »)
I Will Fight
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Some say it hurts,  Some say it heals. Some say it's a curse, Some say it's a blessing.    The voices in my head Say to give up. But, my heart says fight instead. It hurts so much, I'm so afraid. I don't know if I'll be... (more »)
Doors This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I wish time wasn't an endless series of doors: open ahead, locked behind. The roar of slamming doors consumes me. I can't stop walking through the doors. For that I self pity. For those who cannot see the doors, I am envious. (more »)
Game,
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To play,to know,to learn Fun,mean,do Hard,easy,hurt It has many forms (more »)
Death is the Kindest of Us All This work is considered exceptional by our editorial staff.
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I tap them out into my palm, Snowy-white and pearly-shaped, One for every jeer, one for every laugh. I tap them down, down my throat, One for every taunt and spit and curse, And they tap me out, into another world, Sleepy and dreamy and... (more »)
Love143
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Love is a four letter word It is miss used and not understand It is a great good but it can Cause great hurt Love is not a toy (more »)
what's the point of fairytales?
By , Raleigh, NC
I hate Snow White She has hair as dark as night Lips as red as blood And skin as white as snow My skin is not as white as snow, my skin is the color of deer dung And apparently my people are worth just that to the world Deer dung The evil... (more »)
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