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Poison Into Medicine

- Worn down, Worn out, Day after day, Until unspilled tears Burn With the doubt. “Respect” is just a word, Not understood Nor valued. The more given, The more pain When not received. Quit! Then what?...

By: clum | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Jul 2020

Victoria Desperado's Mansion of Despair

- About 1900 words   Victoria Desperado's Mansion of Despair by James Foley   In Annapolis, Maryland, Andy Bannock stood on a sixty-four-foot ketch, watching the night get wetter and wilder. He was...

By: JamesFoley | Category: Adventure | Score: 0| Added: 18 Jun 2018

Keep Trying

- Failing at something shouldn't bring you down It just means you must try again sometime This should never cause you to frown In life there really is no time line We strive to succeed most every day ...

By: mysteria27 | Category: Poetry | Added: 02 Jun 2016


- Questions I don’t want to ask Answers I don’t want to know Decisions I don’t want to make Places I don’t want to go A life I lived in retrospect Choices that I should have made Chances had but left u...

By: TaliaRussell | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Apr 2016

Not Good Enough

- I remember when I was a child, the fear and pounding of my heart when I had grades lower than a C. How ashamed I felt when you gave me that look of disappointment, and told me that I was better than t...

By: Rebellious_Soul | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 02 Apr 2016

Sadness Within

- It's always present, just under the surface, clawing and scratching, this sadness within It can come at any time, whether rain or shine, a voice never silenced, this sadness of mine It pushe...

By: Sicarium | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Sep 2015

Questions from above

- The reflection in the mirror is that of a broken women with a tear stained face. Messy hair and dark rings around her tired eyes. Someone in her mind No one would miss. In her mind she feels i...

By: aussie_kitty77 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 01 Sep 2014


- A soft breeze flowing through the boughs of the deciduous trees, racing its way across empty fields of grass and slow moving streams and ponds, carrying on it the music of the night. Crickets chirped ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 May 2014

It's Easy

- Please take note: Reader discretion is advised. This poem contains mature themes. It is about bullying, and some of the material presented may offend certain readers. In consideration, Stories ...

By: TRacr14 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 May 2014

Are You Here

- Are you here, I ask? As I face a daunting task. You always answer, yes. I am here, what do you need? I tell you I am struggling. You urge me to carry on. I tell you, I am afraid. You place yo...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 06 Feb 2012

What A Difference A Year Can Make

- Nothing in life is guaranteed, Of this lesson I should take heed, For what life gives it can surely take, What a difference a year can make. A year ago I was standing tall, It seemed as though I...

By: DirtyMartini | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 19 Oct 2010