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    Lost God

    Lost God In the blessed land He is king In the blighted land He is king When all fails We blame him When all succeeds We praise him In his ...

    dallythejester - Mon Sep 24, 2012 1:45 am

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture

    I am firstborn, so I’ll always see them; see the good, indifference, and evil. It’s not like they’re too different from humans. They’re what we would be if we, for ...

    Cspr - Thu Jul 26, 2012 7:41 pm

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture

    Free verse poem.

    Cspr - Tue Jul 24, 2012 4:20 pm

  • Poetry » Culture
    Another Lost Generation

    I. Peace be to all the haters. They're the content children, pulling globs of clay from their foundations and throwing fits, throwing things on the floor. They get what they ...

    StoryWeaver13 - Thu Jul 19, 2012 3:39 am

  • Poetry » Spiritual, Culture

    I was spending a bit of time thinking about God and religion. Would love it if you could review it! Confusion sweeps through my mind I try to act not ...

    Nargles - Mon Jul 09, 2012 9:46 am

  • Poetry » Culture, Dramatic

    Free verse poem.

    Cspr - Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:35 pm

  • Poetry » Culture, Historical Fiction
    Us and Them

    You first knew the truth about us and them in a California ranch house with a pulp in your lap. In the other room, your grandmother coughed up phlegm and ...

    Cspr - Tue Jul 03, 2012 10:59 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Culture

    Seeing the world through different lenses is a conundrum. Left eye pink, right eye blue— neither rose-tinted All is somehow stainless steel, boring and rather bland, when it comes to ...

    Cspr - Thu Jun 28, 2012 4:10 am

  • Poetry » Spiritual, Culture
    Silver light

    I sway my arms, bathed in silver light. I cannot move but am content To sway. Though the ground moves, I do not. Our tenants race through us, Until ...

    samegreeneyes - Mon Jun 25, 2012 9:24 pm

  • Poetry » Dramatic, Culture

    Alien Why do you think I'm so different? Aren't I a human just like you? Don't I have feelings and emotions? I promise I have a heart too. Why ...

    KeiPie - Fri Jun 22, 2012 4:40 pm

  • Poetry » Culture, Humor
    Hercules: The Age of Heroes

    Hercules: The Age of Heroes They write no headlines when you're old; Pan is dead. Megora menopausing, but nobody cares where the old heroes go. I might save a damsel ...

    Rydia - Tue Jun 12, 2012 11:04 am

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture
    Idaho Mist

    Driving through the rain The clouds obscure the trees Mountains rise to unknown heights We fly through highs and lows Of the Highway, the Low way, Ninety-five.

    FLyerS - Mon Jun 11, 2012 10:19 pm

  • Poetry » Realistic, Culture
    A Day in the Life

    Note: the lack of capitalization is intentional. I am two backpacks by the bathroom door and a blanket draped on the corner couch where the cushions don’t fit quite right. ...

    lilymoore - Fri May 25, 2012 1:37 am

  • Poetry » Culture, Satire
    On the rise

    On the Rise - Eoghan McDermott The gaudiness of her plastic face

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    EoghanMcHugh - Sun May 13, 2012 3:28 pm

  • Poetry » Culture
    Poema de Lluvia

    My contribution for NaPoMo...anyway. NOTE: This is a SPANISH poem!!! So please don't comment on the english part! That has simply been provided for ease of readin' for all youse ...

    EloquentDragon - Mon Apr 30, 2012 4:10 am

A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure.
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