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  • Poetry » Culture, Historical Fiction
    Legs That Cannot Stand

    Legs That Cannot Stand Woe to legs that cannot stand. I must find my feet to rise. Far too long have I toiled and slaved, But to kneel now would ...

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    Cole - Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:27 pm

  • Poetry » Culture, Other

    UPDATED: river-halved city of god, where boulevards run parallel to bikers panting in the cold clear sun, melting snowflakes as they drift down in clusters towards the Seine; Seppuku-scarred ...

    Arryn - Sun Apr 22, 2012 1:20 pm

  • Poetry » Satire, Culture
    A Generation at War

    A Generation at War We are a generation of gyrating on the dance floor, bodies grinding the world into dust a Peter Pan complex where age is just a ...

    Rydia - Sat Apr 14, 2012 7:58 pm

  • Poetry » Humor, Culture

    Period one Not much fun. Partner missing, Nothing done. Time for break! Stomach ache. Got no friends, Sit and wait. Period two, Work to do. "Don't stop writing 'Til you're ...

    DragonGirl11 - Fri Apr 13, 2012 4:42 pm

  • Poetry » Culture
    That's All He Is

    Just a farmer, that's all he is: Not a celebrity or a politician. He doesn't think he's some big whiz; And he's not a man on a mission. He's proud ...

    ShadowVyper - Mon Apr 09, 2012 3:20 pm

  • Poetry » Romantic, Culture
    Some and Others

    You are the only one beside many dry shapeless characters- they are people I suppose... some attractive, others I cannot like. But you, you take the bearing of my eyes ...

    UrbanNomad - Thu Mar 29, 2012 6:06 am

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    An egg cracked on the cement, Before it could hatch; Justice! we screamed to the wind; No One wanted to hear. We marched with shadowed faces, Snacks held above our ...

    MorningStar - Tue Mar 27, 2012 7:07 pm

  • Poetry » Satire, Culture
    Commercial Love

    Hand me your love, she pleads As she holds out her hands And begs you to love her. Her eyes are cold And her words are a Desperate love song ...

    Threnody - Sun Mar 18, 2012 12:12 am

  • Poetry » Culture, Dramatic
    Show Me the Way

    Yeah, I know there's not really any rhythm or rhyme or anything... but, I was just experimenting. So, be harsh, but not critical, k? I mean, if you hate it, ...

    Cailey - Fri Mar 16, 2012 3:08 am

  • Poetry » Theatre, Culture
    Years of a Long War

    A short piece on my ethos in writing.

    Joker - Thu Mar 08, 2012 6:15 pm

  • Poetry » Narrative, Culture
    You Can't Tell the Children There Is No Hope

    Go ahead. Try it. I dare you. Look this innocent young soul dead in his eyes and tell him about life's harsh realities. Tell him that sometimes people despise you ...

    Flemzo - Tue Feb 07, 2012 4:50 am

History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
— Napoleon Bonaparte