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Snow Angels and Laughter

- Snow is drifting lazily down Caressing branches, gathering slowly Standing by the window, Cup of cocoa in my hands I hear the gentle stirring A quiet giggle filters down the stairs I watch the ...

By: little_kitty | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Dec 2013

First Step for Apotheosis

- The Earth Alliance explorer class ship EAS Apotheosis cruised through the endless void at speeds unimaginable only a decade ago. The mark III PNP drive (pumped neutrino propulsion) moved the ship almo...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 03 Nov 2013

Collision of Hearts

- When souls collide, have you ever asked why? Are their stars aligned, or merely passing by? In some previous life, have they met before? What creates this sensation, is karma balancing a s...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Oct 2013

Trail's End

- Venturing along the pathways of life,  not always conscious of the perils. Navigating through rubble strewn strife, detouring around blazing barrels. Stumbling down alleys full of temptation, ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 22 Oct 2013

Nobody Ever Knows

- Sitting on a bus, top deck, He looks down upon the populace, they look like a buch of wee specks, all milling about, scrofulous. Music blaring in his ears, the singer talking of her fears: Abandonmen...

By: Circle_Something | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Oct 2013

the *gift*

- Re: * GIFT * Ahhhh. A sharp hiss inward, a backward sigh, like a kiss being Took my breath away. From where my inscrutable shadows eclipse a heart sometimes The view - but such...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Oct 2013

The Circle of Love

- In the 1990's, I worked for a small company that had a worldwide reputation for computer software excellence. I became the Manager of Software Support a few months after I started. It was a nice job b...

By: frogprince | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 05 Oct 2013

Curious Minds

- When one is given lemons, as a friend recently said, make lemonade. Thank you for the reminder Yas. My problem is, I sometimes forget to add sugar. Must be an old man thing, sheepish grin . I do ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 03 Oct 2013

Black Beauties, or: from Mali to East Africa, spanning a continent

- Black Beauties, or: from Mali to East Africa, spanning a continent The short, heavy, gleaming cashier -- I was afraid to say  why -- I was so distracted -- stunned almost -- by the historic...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Sep 2013

A Good Day

- Today was a good day The sun warmed the morning The ocean was calm, just a soft breeze A light touch of salted air caressed my cheeks Not many days like this have I enjoyed For many months i...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Sep 2013

Beauty of Night

- Walking out into a starlit night. My heart is filled with delight. Hearing your call in the dark. Wondrous sound, not at all stark. Searching the shadows I find you. Again hearing, your hoot ho...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Sep 2013

Keyholes

- Growing up in the 50’s and 60’s, and that’s the 1950’s and 1960’s for you smartasses, the doors in most homes had keyholes. These keyholes were made to be operated by large bulky skeleton keys. Usuall...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 12 Sep 2013

Wings of Hope

- A red moon behind me rises Turning my closing tear to blood Head held up high in crisis Facing the setting sun, I scud Casting shadows tall Over the agone life-train Life is a pendulous fall Maybe...

By: Min_Farrjones | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Sep 2013

Dazed

- In my heart I know that in reality, I am in control. But in my mind of fantasy, I feel compelling forces. Tugging with such might, I begin to tail spin, lost. Unable to bring myself back to c...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 02 Sep 2013

A Promise Of Destiny

- ''Deliver the message, become famous, make a movie , then push your philosophy...'' Married Man A time then came When doubt forged a name Alone at the desk, I blankly stare at this mess A vision so...

By: burnt7 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.6| Added: 27 Aug 2013

Finding You

- I hung on the wall incomplete and forgotten. Collecting dust in a battered frame. My paint had long since faded, My past and my present always the same. Unnoticed I hung, As others walked by. W...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Aug 2013

A Survivor's Tale

- He sat on top of her, legs and body raised just slightly above her hips, so as not to crush her with his weight. He was leaning forward, holding her arms over her head. She was afraid to look him in t...

By: spsonline | Category: Romance | Score: 5| Added: 21 Aug 2013

Too Late

- An intro to a story I am working on...  They buried me today. Everyone always told me that this was how it would end for me. I never believed that it would. I was more than just street-smart; I ...

By: Sherzahd | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 22 Aug 2013

As the eagle flies

- As the eagle flies From the times of the ice they lived. Long before the whites lusted for their lands. Old women sang of the first horse on the plains. Some called the wolf their totem, others th...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 15 Aug 2013

My meaning of life

- Life, for what purpose? Together with others giving For others we’re employing Slave for the money Conscience, blessing or curse? Over thinking instead of living Observing instead of enjoying Slav...

By: Min_Farrjones | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 08 Aug 2013

I Make Marmalade

- 'Tis Indeed a form of truth, I see  Lodged betwixt thy blood and boon Departs thy heart unjustly so An act of courage, Nay! Indeed a part of truth, I see. Sold in its weakest form to me. How shalt th...

By: burnt7 | Category: Musings | Score: 4.9| Added: 25 Jul 2013

Escape

- Dayna scrambled through the escape pod hatch and into the cool morning air. Standing on the side of the pod, she looked back along the furrow it had scored through the forest when it landed. She slipp...

By: sbyrne | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 21 Jul 2013

No Regrets

- Once, back in the ancient days of the 1970s, I was living, and sometimes going to the university, in Columbia, Missouri. I lived there for many years, going to school of and on. After 24 years I got m...

By: Survivor | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 19 Jul 2013

Not Knowing

- I don’t know what I’ll do when I can’t do the things I love to do. I don’t know what I’ll say to friends when they stop by. Will I have the strength to care and ask, how are you, what’s ...

By: Sisyphus | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Jul 2013

Legacy

- I’m that child. Born to him and her. Who grew too soon. Walked while others crawled. I’m that child. Who heard their words. And somehow knew. I’m that child. Whose pain came all too often. ...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 05 Jul 2013

Revolt, Freedom, and Passion

- (A one act play in two scenes. The action all takes place in Paris. The characters are sitting together. One is Albert. The other is Antoine. They have been dead decades.) SCENE 1 At RISE: (...

By: Survivor | Category: Plays | Score: 4.9| Added: 03 Jul 2013

Devil's Son

- Many things in life I have seen and done. Makes me wonder, am I the devil's son? Though I really do not want to be. Times he seems to have hold of me. Does Satan play tricks with my mind? Causi...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 01 Jul 2013

The Train Carried Him Away

- He was only 9 years old. His world was about to shatter and then be put back together as something completely different. It wasn't his fault, but he would pay, and he would remember the loss and the p...

By: Survivor | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jul 2013

Ramblings Of Forgiveness

- Things that are done can’t be undone. Sometimes things that are done are wrong, and can’t be forgiven. Sometimes things are done, but can be forgiven. When do we know which is to be forgiven? Somet...

By: Poppet | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 01 Jul 2013 Audio version available

Bats

- Old guys always start every story with “When I was a boy.” It’s a standard, sorta like “Once upon a time” or “Happily ever after.” It has been my experience that it causes one of two reactions. People...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2013

I'm Arnold Palmer

- As a young man I loved to play golf. I scuffed around the course. Strong. Wild. Took pride in hitting the ball farther than others. Still do. Yet it took the wisdom and humor of an old timer one day ...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jun 2013

Grandeur

- "There is grandeur in this view of life, with its several powers, having been originally breathed into a few forms or into one; and that, whilst this planet has gone cycling on according to the fi...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Jun 2013

One Bite

- The old bear lumbered slowly along the tree line, his body tired and sore from the many battles that ensured his royalty. The sun barely warmed his exhausted soul anymore as he lay in the daylight bet...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: General | Score: 4.9| Added: 14 Jun 2013

Fair Enough

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By: burnt7 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Jun 2013

A Paradise and A Gift

- Beep! Beep! Beep! The sound of the alarm clock woke me as I groggily rolled over to turn it off. I took that deep morning breath that you only get from a good night sleep as I took in the scent of A...

By: CanadianWriter | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 11 Jun 2013

Poker and The American Dream

- Life is like a game of poker. You play by the rules. And you make the smart bets. You sit at the table, folding hand after hand of ten- two, seven- three, nine-five, while everyone else is getting ace...

By: DLizze | Category: Musings | Score: 4| Added: 05 Jun 2013

Making Perfect Sense

- I see beauty everywhere in old faces  grown gentle or embittered with storied lines around the mouth deepset eyes look out on the bones of the earth basalt dozing titans apt to awaken ...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Jun 2013

Stewards of Gardening

- the soil is turned under and over the cycling suns to moons fed with loving refuse composted experience the careful rows weeded of unnecessary baggage weathered accomplices encouraging...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2013

Station Woman

- The sadness in her eyes, Tell a thousand stories, Of a million lies. The hurt that she felt, That woman so weary, Doesn't show however hard you look. As she washes her hands the water runs clean, Th...

By: StillUndecided | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 04 Jun 2013

arrogance

- inside  introspective reflection  in attentive mindfulness steaming bland instant coffee a censor streaming in sense ecstatic Red Scorpions entailed in a monk's cell what am I gonna do w...

By: RedSonja | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Jun 2013

Terror In The Night

- Last night was like all the others I have as of late. I sent my baby to bed, with a kiss on the lips. Oh so sweet. I ventured into the kitchen and made myself dinner, where I fixed some stir fry, aspa...

By: Poppet | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 27 May 2013 Audio version available

Pebbles

- It seems the older I get, the more I reflect, Taking stock if you will of life’s pantry. A storeroom filled with faces and names, The loves and lies that made up every relationship. Emotio...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 May 2013

Power of a Smile

- When life comes and bites us in the ass. Shattering our psyche like window glass. Feeling alone, we continue trudging along. Emotions broken down, no longer strong. Weight of the world carried on...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 04 May 2013

I owe, I owe, I owe

- I owe, I owe, I owe yes this I know How do I catch up? I don't know, know, know Can't you give me a break? not today, today, today But I don't understand why my bill is so high It's because y...

By: Noraj | Category: Musings | Score: 4.7| Added: 29 Apr 2013

Run Off My Feet

- Busy today, Busy tomorrow, Not free all day, Same again tomorrow. I have essays to write, Rehearsals to go to, My schedule is tight, Feels like my life's through. I need to research, Develop my poin...

By: StillUndecided | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 29 Apr 2013

Irish Grey

- Irish Grey Sweater Hot Tea and Kentucky Fried Chicken spring just won't come to the plains this year north blown winds from Canada before the birds and tree rats wake I lay in my warm bed and pon...

By: fuzzy1954 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Apr 2013

Transient Friends

- Transient friends pass through our life. Like notes upon the wind, from a fife. Brightening our spirit like the dawn. Here for awhile, then they are gone. Time passes and again they return. Into...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Apr 2013

Dancing to Ray Charles: Ch 02, Hot Fries and Cold Beer

- He’d left the dance early, needing to be alone, to think, to sort out his emotions. Then he got hungry. The one place still open was the all-night, Hilltop Café Motel and Truck Stop. With the countr...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 17 Apr 2013

Yeah, Right

- An empty seat, The back of the class... You're skin and bones, But I say nothing, you'll yell and scream, and in the end... it's no good. It seems to me nothing's being done, But, really...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 13 Apr 2013

It Was A Tragedy

- It was a tragedy that he died, It was a tragedy that she died, It was a tragedy that the train derailed, It was a tragedy that the van overturned, It was a tragedy that the car veered off the road...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 07 Apr 2013

Being Strong, Being Controlled, Being There

- Walk in, slowly- painfully slowly, so it takes as long to get back to that seat as possible. Breathe in, breathe out, unnoticed breathing, but calming breathing. Swallow those feelings, you had to be ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Musings | Score: 4.8| Added: 07 Apr 2013

Elegy on a Night Party

- Elegy on a Night Party The paradigmatic shift in the conceptual map of my liberal and revolutionary platforms of radicalism, existentialism and humanism make things aesthetically absurd and pract...

By: anand | Category: Musings | Score: 3.8| Added: 27 Mar 2013

Live or Die

- Live or Die I noticed Alex on the last day of her senior year, I knew this would be a life changing day for her, I just had to wait for the events to occur. It was the day they were all waiting ...

By: gabicohen96 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 0| Added: 27 Mar 2013

Sounds Within

- Sound. I envy them, for they wander. They live in deserts and woods, And they wander. They know the language of the desert And of the woods, For they live their lives the way they desi...

By: anand | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 26 Mar 2013

Skinny

- Doesn't come to school, stays home sick. I'm there, sitting in the seat, next to the one she would usually be in. Don't think about it  I tell myself, but how do you not think and wonder and worry ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 26 Mar 2013

Watching

- She comes to school, Sits next to me, I've seen the pictures...  I know what's under those layers, You can see every single little bone. She thinks that because she's not losing in her problem ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2013

Mirror Mirror on The Wall

- Mirror Mirror on the wall, oh please, oh please can I have it all? A white wedding dress, a large picket fence, two carat wedding bling, or a trip to Beijing? Ha-ha, no way, try again, thanks for ...

By: kayley1013 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 19 Mar 2013

Vanessa Chan

- This is for Vanessa. This isn't a funny entry. So don't laugh. Don't even smile. Because I told you on the night we first met, 'I am not stable'. Your parents went to bed early. Too old...

By: kokomo_sally | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 16 Mar 2013

Life Isn't A Movie

- In the movie, She walks away and he chases after her. In real life, She walks away, and he goes on with life. In the movie, He breaks up with her, then realizes he was an idiot, and they're back ...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.3| Added: 05 Mar 2013

Promises

- Promises Ya know, those things you make just to break? The things that people hold onto when all else is gone The things made so easily, and broken easier If you only knew the things you’ve sa...

By: platty3 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 05 Mar 2013

The Knife

- When you see the sun, what do you look at? Is it the heavens or is it something more Grander and more supreme than a spring’s night? Or prettier and stronger than the shore? But what if the...

By: platty3 | Category: Poetry | Score: 4| Added: 03 Mar 2013

To See, To Breathe

- To See, To Breathe Our chances are slim to none And our advances are wide for one But our chance to advance is only some God's land is blessed but only for he who won Not to talk with no meanin...

By: ThorRedskinLight | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 23 Feb 2013

A soldier's tale, as told by the wife

- Julianne finished loading the large moving truck and pulled the rear door closed. She walked down the rear ramp and glanced up at the only home she had known for the last twenty years. She glanced dow...

By: RobertHildenbrand | Category: Drama | Score: 4.6| Added: 22 Feb 2013

Living

- Live each moment completely, one second, one step at a time, place one foot in front of the other. Never take time away to look back, only forward to the next moment. Right now, there is only to...

By: CKAcres | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 21 Feb 2013

Skinny Dipping Through The Stars

- Awake each day giving praise. Hug someone you do not know. Lay naked in a field of flowers. Stay a bit, observe new life grow. Embrace all of nature's wonders. Upon your back bask in the glow. ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Feb 2013

The Sea: A Message Of Guidance

- The night is still young and the lights shimmer as the sun goes down over the brilliant, blue ocean. As you gaze before you, your heart is filled with a desire to be free. Free from everything. You ...

By: evergreendame40 | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 15 Feb 2013

In the darkness

- In the darkness never showing Couldn’t see her heart was growing Still not formed no way of knowing When she’d show up at my door. In the darkness she did leave me Sorrow, guilt and loss...

By: djmaiden | Category: Poetry | Score: 3.7| Added: 15 Feb 2013

Author Of My Own Destiny

- Choices we all must make Some are good some bad Survive or ourselves forsake Be miserable or be glad Grab the ring or make a mistake Bare our soul or stay totally clad Stand tall and stra...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 14 Feb 2013

Anamnesis

- Alone. My naked feet curled away from the biting gravel. I hugged my knees on the beheaded mountaintop as the wind ripped shawls of warmth from my back again and again. I cupped my hands over my ch...

By: InkStained | Category: Fantasy | Score: 3.3| Added: 11 Feb 2013

Sunrise

- Nights darkness begins to fade Bright stars disappear from sight Horizons open changing from black Perpetuating a bluish pinkish bright Constellations giving way to dawn Temperature drop ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Feb 2013

Small Stuff

- They say: "don't sweat the small stuff." Hearing this saying many times. Don't know from where it came. But often in my head it chimes. When life plays another game. Tricks always getting in the ...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Feb 2013

Single father's child taken

- louis rams · 1 day ago pick the ending- 1 or 2 and any comments standing at the bus stop chilled to the bone just now realizing he was all alone everything in his life had been destroyed when ...

By: poetlou | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 31 Jan 2013

The Lonely Gloom

- I want to close my eyes Clench them tight to stop the Spill of salt water that aches to rush And fill this hollow void inside of me. The world shifts sideways Life revolves and history...

By: LittleSister_ | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 Jan 2013

My Outside Always Looking In

- In red I write Your nails to my flesh My coldness to your heat Avoid of brightness Splendor is my gray Orange to black Punches of the past I can name each demon Of a dream dreamt Glass eye...

By: ToeTagJaneDoe | Category: Poetry | Score: 0| Added: 27 Jan 2013

Lover's Leap

- LOVER’S LEAP by Curtis James McConnell I tell you now, it is love which binds us. Using simple blackhole physics, we shall prove this. Whether you are too cool, manly, cynical or intellectual ...

By: CurtisJamesMcConnell | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 27 Jan 2013

Sand Clock

- Thoughts that stir deep wanting to scream Words are muffled by the shame of these Heart races to the finish line, poor loser Time goes by, much like a sand clock Dreams of what is to come Ye...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 24 Jan 2013

The Mail box

- The mail Box The doctor’s death sentence still pains my heart as I retrieve my mail this December morning. For 40 years I’ve walked to this old mailbox. This will be my last trip. The week foll...

By: gartalker | Category: Drama | Score: 4.3| Added: 19 Jan 2013

Black and White

- Black takes over sight Eyes wander searching From behind the clouds Appears a shimmering moon Then quickly vanishes Hidden from view Eyes roaming seeking Clouds open once more Revealing a pin...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 18 Jan 2013

unborn child's cry

- (1/14/13) the unborn child still in the womb hoping to come out real soon it senses its mother is thinking to abort then its existence would have been much too short. it tries to scream to it...

By: poetlou | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 14 Jan 2013

As The Sun Sets..

- "And the shadow of the day will embrace the world in grey and the sun will set for you..." ~Linkin Park, Shadow of the Day. The hospital walls, They surround her, all white, no color, a...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 12 Jan 2013

Next Life

- In my next life will I be a part of this human race? A man or a woman again having to find my place? Will I be an eagle in the heavens able to freely soar? Maybe a lion large, free of heart with a m...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 2.7| Added: 11 Jan 2013

Nothing Held Back

- Call me mine if you dare And know I will be Yours Nothing can compare Forever and a day We will reign Supreme above all Let your voice be heard Whispers become thunder We are to...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jan 2013

Fall Softly Off The Face of Tomorrow

-  I have no feelings, Lost A hollow sense of self. I want what I cannot have and Yearn for all that is beyond my reach. I want to wake up gone, Adrift in heaven Away from a world that hu...

By: LittleSister_ | Category: Poetry | Score: 2.6| Added: 07 Jan 2013

Lifeless Stencils

- A pitiful act, a devious plan The play of the mind, a simple question Where to be now, at this moment? It seems like something odd or naive, maybe Yet that thought drives dreams and create nightm...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Dec 2012

Life Begins, Life Ends

- Can you deal with science? Can you know what is real? Will you accept the truth? Are you lost in the past? Would you allow for doubt? Would you give up your faith? Could you let in the new? Wi...

By: Survivor | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 31 Dec 2012

Her Own Hero

- And she laid down

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 4.6| Added: 30 Dec 2012

The Incident

-   It was early spring and most of the snow had melted. I found myself driving to work a little late because I just didn’t want to go, but being late for work wasn’t anything new. Maybe it had been a...

By: CanadianWriter | Category: Supernatural | Score: 4.5| Added: 27 Dec 2012

. . . We Shall All Burn

- I live deep within these caves of concrete and polished steel Cut off from all the things of the world that are beautiful and real. Reluctantly I awake, to the clock's persistent chime. I hop in my...

By: OldTexasWriter | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 01 Dec 2012

You and I

- As the light of day warms my skin Your presence enters my thoughts Where you are right now Where have you been? How long must I wait To kiss you again? These lines are short Yet h...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 22 Nov 2012

Mere Humans

- Emotions augment survival. Any intense emotion stems from the desire to rid the self from something else. There is no permanent emotion, only a permanent interest exists. Alas, we are born humans : ...

By: MileeBanerjeeOGN | Category: Musings | Score: 4| Added: 21 Nov 2012

Choices

- The choices that we make We cannot mask or fake Some right some wrong It is life’s same old song The test of who we are If we have gone near or far Do we stay on this path Or suffer a fool’s new wr...

By: Jester | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.5| Added: 13 Nov 2012

Time Passages

- We, in our youth, thought time was never ending. We couldn't seem to wait, wanting to be older. Looking ahead always appeared so far away. Glancing back we question, where did it all go? Age wrinkl...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.8| Added: 10 Nov 2012

Untouchable

- Rising once again despite my wounds, the first step is always the hardest. The mist of many battles grasps my feet, whilst fighting my own ambivalence and depression, and casting aside the de...

By: Dreamcatcher | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 06 Nov 2012

At Times

- At times my thoughts are profound and dark At times things I think are austere no spark At times they consume causing much agony At times I allow them to progress too gluttony At times I have lo...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 03 Nov 2012

Liberated

- Do not just stand at the opened cage, afraid to jump, of spreading your wings. Freedom only comes when one leaps, feeling the wind beneath their wings. Liberated, soaring on the breezes of lif...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.7| Added: 26 Oct 2012

Far Beyond Shadows

- See the past the darkness Let the warmth of color Take your pain away Life is a gift Cherish and treasure it Love every moment Good or Bad Happy or Sad Just breathe, friend Once you ...

By: Isadora | Category: Poetry | Score: 4.9| Added: 25 Oct 2012

Its 2am

- Words softly penned in darkness An alphabet soup in my heart Knees to chin Resting Thinking Conclusion Waiting my cue Grass grows Mountains dwindle This life A funeral livin...

By: ToeTagJaneDoe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 16 Oct 2012

Great Escapes

- Breaking away from the clutches of the devil, is one of life's great escapes. Taken from the scrum, elevated to a higher level, not so many fouled scrapes. Feeling less numb, bid farewell to the t...

By: CKAcres | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 11 Oct 2012

Warped Journey

- So you want to know what lurks inside my head I extend to you my hand I warn it is not pretty Come journey with me to the depths within my head This place of loss I dwell welcome to where I dream ...

By: ToeTagJaneDoe | Category: Poetry | Score: 5| Added: 09 Oct 2012