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  • Poetry > Free Verse
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    I went from playing with crayons when I was little To realizing, that the world is one big crayon box Everything is about colors nowadays From your skin tone, to the color of your clothing Let’s face it; race plays a huge part in our lives now Black white and brown Doesn’t matter which one...
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    I learned how to talk, not when I was 2 or 3 Not just putting sounds together Not building sentences from scratch Or repeating what I heard Or scratching letters on pages with a pencil too big for my hands Just so I can see what it is that I say No, I didn’t learn how to talk Until I real...
  • Fiction > Realistic Fiction
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    She forced herself to smile, staring through the glass partition into the eyes of her four year old daughter. Meaningless chit chat filled the air, words dancing around the truth, no sweetie mommy won’t be coming home today either. Rebecca was only two months into her 36 month sentence, no chance ...
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    Beautiful silence Abruptly interrupted by gunfire Reality reveals itself once again Accompanied by the stench of death which plagues the air Here, death isn’t just a thought It’s a reality It’s the knot that sits heavily in your stomach The uncertainty Some fear it, some welcome i...
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    If surfing on the surface is popular Then I guess I’d rather jump off the deep end With no life jacket to depend on Holding nothing more than a pen and a pad Not fighting to stay afloat, but joyfully sinking Drowning in the depths of creativity Down here there are no boundaries, no limits N...
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    Creativity has been lost Hidden amongst the nothingness that engulfs us That swallows our ambitions Burying them right next to individuality that has long since been forgotten Cookie cutter artists create sugar coated art Sweet on the surface, but crumbling underneath With no true meaning or d...
  • Poetry > Song Lyrics
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    People don’t notice because my pain is subtle I’m silently waiting for someone to discover the pieces to my puzzle I’d have to start from the beginning; I call it the corner stone The corner piece to my puzzle on which my life has been built upon This piece is my family that used to be u...
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    My heart beats with hope It's life that rushes through my veins My eyes see with a vision of a better reality My arms and legs work together to complete the race My mind is at peace, tranquility And in the calm, I see my body of hope...
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    How can I escape The prison of my mind That has bars made of doubt And no windows to find Where I sleep on a bed made of regrets And I lay my head on a pillow of sorrow That’s harder than concrete Yet wicked enough to swallow All my hopes and dreams Leave me broken and hollow With no ho...
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    The shadowy figure Haunts me as it sits there It mocks me with no actions And taunts me with silence It only moves when I move Mirroring my ways Yet no sound is uttered Not even when I scream at it It sits in silence, I ask “Who are you?” It sits in silence, mocking me still As i...

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