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Cinquain

Beauty

Beauty: Only skin deep. Use and regard them not; Disgusting individual. Shallow.

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Micropoem

What is Penned

A poem penned Is a lesson learned; It’ s a feeling fought It’s an emotion earned; Embracing life, Evading strife, Enabling foresight, Which is why …

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Short Essay

Wars Objective

Wars objective, eliminate the enemy; Young people enter the battlefield under their master’s spell. Life, worthless. The adversary — subhuman. Empathy does not exist. Destruction …

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Challenges

Two Sides of Nothing

Two sides of a coin, Heads you win and tails I lose. Yet, it’s the same coin you choose. Two sides of nothing, Is the …

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Flash Fiction

Short Story

A Nation Apart

Malcolm X and Martin Luther King struggled to free us from captivity. With each generation, since they been gone, we entered back to the harem of harm. We’re rolling our joints and marketing our weed as we prostitute our women …

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Flash Fiction

Lot #64

The morning began beautiful, sun shining, cool breeze, and a cup of coffee in hand. Out the door, left turn, then a right on seventh. Calmness abundant, until I approached the lot on the corner. Out of nowhere, “BANG!” Darkness …

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Poetry

Haiku

The Mosquito

He roams the landscape Searching for his next victim The …

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Haiku

Bumblebee

buzzing all around — she dances on the flowers gathering …

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Haiku

The Yellow Bee

yellow mixed with black — travels at the speed of …

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Sedoka

She Shines

she shines like the sun glowing during the sunrise, awoken …

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Challenges

Valentine Day Strife

At the trial, the judge read the case: A felony …

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Free Verse

Daylight Saving Time

Spring forward,  Fall back, This was derived From a military …

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Micropoem

Springs Coming

Long lines intertwine, Sunlit vines embrace the sky. Blue light, …

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Cinquain

Migraine

Torture: Never ending; A bat beating your brain. Pain, anguish, …

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Micropoem

Another Day

Green blades, Blue days, Yellow flowers Begin to tower. Warm …

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Challenges

The Ole Oak Tree

Shinning the ole oak tree, in the middle of day, …

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Free Verse

The Flower

My love, My precious lotus flower, You surround me. You …

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Free Verse

Speed Limit

Speed limit: What does it mean When driving An auto …

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Shop Walk in Verse

Japanese Style Poems

Sedoka

She Shines

she shines like the sun glowing during the sunrise, awoken to a …

Haiku

Moonlight

the thin black line — it holds the light of the moon …

Tanka

Western Land

Communism does move Through the umbilical cord — A phenomenon —  The …

Tanka

Liberty to Lie

The United States And her American dream, A public smoke screen:  With …

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