I Am A Native Long Islander

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    Long Island Poet

    If only you knew. If only you knew. In my experience as a poet, writing never strengthened anything in my life but myself. Otherwise; it blocks me from people, intimates them, drives them away, while I seek nothing more but to connect with people via my mind. I truly question...
    LeonardoC LeonardoC
    31-35, M
    Aug 19, 2013

    Yep, born in Brooklyn,

    grew up in Levittown. Lived in Oyster Bay Cove during high school. Moved to Hauppauge for a short while, then to Selden. When I got married, we bought a house in Centereach and lived there for 15 years. Just moved off the Island 18 months ago, but I am always a Long Islander...
    aaaagggghhhh aaaagggghhhh
    41-45, F
    Feb 22, 2014
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