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  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    I was born on cracked, broken roads Left to wander downstream, only to Become washed away By tumultuous river currents I landed in a hazardous wasteland Overflowing with garbage That people left behind, Deliberately disposed. I drifted through a desert of emptiness Riding on a dry, hot ...
  • Nonfiction > Memoir
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    I put on my striped bright pink shirt and matching pink pants to wear on my first day of second grade at the Holy Spirit Catholic School and then headed downstairs two steps at a time to eat breakfast, which my mom prepared for me each morning, usually cooking over-easy eggs and dressing them with f...
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    His lean silhouette was surrounded By the glow of the setting sun, Seeing him in front of me, he seemed surreal, Strands of his curly brunette hair framed his face Highlighting his cheekbones, His head held high Chin stuck out deliberately, Exemplifying strength and confidence, like a lion ...
  • Poetry > Song Lyrics
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    We watch the summer day hide its own face And skip the last daybreak of the last day Before the storm and thunder have been summoned Another glint of sunlight fades away You have broken My heart… You have broken My heart… Declination only grants farewells Rise the worst one of the ...
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    Looking towards the horizon Darkness casts a shadow Upon the expanding atmosphere Wisps of flattened gray clouds Stretch across the dim sky The uneven ridges of a mountain Peeking through a foggy haze Commercial-style buildings Scatter about a vacant desert Dew clings to the frenzy edg...
  • Fiction > Romance
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    Dear Beloved, Four years and a hundred-eighty-five days since the stretch of concrete miles cruelly separated us. Two months since your soft lips have gently kissed mine. Thirty seven days since your strong arms tightly wound around my waist. Three days since I last heard your voice at the ...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    “Tears of Rain” Drops of water Sodden, fragile Trickling, drenching, plummeting A musky scent permeates the air, puddles submerge the roads Soaking, weeping, reawakening Depressed, lonesome Rainfall...
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    “Winter Daze” A blanket of thick snow Envelops the cobblestone dwelling As the heat Of the radiant sunlight withdraws Leaving an ashen, hiemal atmosphere Bare, naked branches Hide underneath clusters Of white powder A simple exhale of breath Drifts visibly into thin air Transluc...
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    “A Race to Success” The triathlete Hunches forward with his stiff arms Furiously whipping back and forth Stepping lightly and rhythmically Along the dusty, concrete road Cars whizzing by Blurring his vision A graceful, majestic eagle Soaring through the fresh, crisp air As the sun is...
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    Encircled by clusters of towering pine trees Mists of smoke danced slowly across the fresh, crisp air Killing the illusion of the environment’s organic nature Marring the pure, smog-free atmosphere Flames of fire furiously devoured the jagged barks Licking the leathery edges of the leaves ...
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    Staring at the pallid, blank page laid before me Confusion blocking out any sense of production As questions pile higher and higher… A journey overflowing with barriers Of complicated obstacles to be overcome From breezily strolling through clear pathways To clumsily stumbling on the steep...

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