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    Is today the day for a new beginning?

    Is today the day for a rekindling spark? Is today the day for comfort and play? Is today the day for fun and friends? Is today the day for seeing a new horizon? Is today the day for overcoming our fears? Is today the best day so far? Is today the day when we will change...
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    wandering through sorrow

    and light far from all the noise in the wilderness hearing a dark, tragic symphony reflecting a rhythm inside syncing and making me dizzy walk more, travel to the end explore the depth of silence extract the essence of peace bathe in it leave your spiral of hate...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    Part of a poem I'm writing I looked on

    as you tried to enter And at first I was safe behind my walls But with the fires of your devotion I could not help but watch them fall
    squizz5 squizz5 41-45, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I unbind the corset of my heart

    and surrender to you the tie.
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 10 Responses Feb 22, 2014

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    Lord Of Darkness

    A soft echo of a long forgotten voice whispers to me Down through the ages From the old days The ancient ways Whispers.. Of long dusty days in the warm sun Where long shadows hang on worn mellow cobblestones Twisted paths leading into fragrant lavender fields That sway in...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 11 Responses May 9, 2013

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    You know what your problem is?

    You're smart. Too smart. You over think, because your mind moves at a million miles a minute.. You're sad, because you're not fooled by the world like everyone else. You don't get along with most people, because they just don't look at things the way yo do. You think you're dumb...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 22

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    My soul is like a wave,

    Drawn ever towards youSwirling in shades of aquaComing to you alwaysLike the shimmering smoke of my burning..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 12 Responses Jan 20

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    afraid to show weaknesses strong we're our

    illusions so devoted to become inhuman telling each other continuously how to hide and this is the way became master and servant of your psychotic goals hide under a new fabric you don't even know what you're anymore sinking in everything you have been told...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Until now we remain searching Until

    now we seek something Until now we breathe once again Until now we have hope Until now we climb the mountain of our fears Until now we like to see us in someone Until now we have the desire to be desired Until now we have the thirst to be understood
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    What will your voice sound like?

    What will your scent be like? What will your laughter do to the dew drops? What will your tears do to my white shirt? What will your smile do to my heartbeat? What will your hair do to the sunlight caught in it? What will your heartbeat narrate to my heart?
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 4 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    the shadow which haunts me in the mist of

    ashes i vanished till i died seasons change and find myself laying in a place unknown, strange forget my face, the laughter breathing a peppermint breath woke up deranged a disease with no name took many years to burn all those corpses, who haunts me created a...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    So many broken, disillusioned hearts roaming

    the wild fields of hope and yearn. Roaming some with purpose, some heedless. Seeking the elusive, prodding along, pushing, planning, scheming fueled by the distant grab of the singular moment of anything resembling happiness and peace. Putting their mask of chirpiness over the...
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I Like My Work.

    Someone asked me what I do for a living. The following is a letter I wrote telling him a little about my work history. He told me it is a  great story and would make a good movie. I laughed and said that it would gross fifteen cents at the box office. I said I could prove it. I...
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F 34 Responses Jan 7, 2012

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    addicted to be an addict seeing world in black

    and white lending colors to paint the sky standing, paralyzed..left behind trying to figure out how to find where i lost all those inner butterflies am nothing, just a vessel emotions, sensations passing me by leaving stains on my psyche so foolish i feel from time to...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    What is the source of pain?

    Unfulfilled desires? Unmet needs? Or is it wanting something? Then not having it. Or are we in pain as we do not know our reality? Questions remain.
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I’ve been through so much

    that there isn’t much left that can scare me. I’ve felt the most pain that I could feel, and I’ve felt the most pressure that I could feel and there’s nothing else left. And I believe that I’m capable of doing anything....and I will try... To accomplish everything I...
    kiMiiLe kiMiiLe 26-30, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    seeing a empty space telling me to write how

    could i know, describe this shadow casted on me by your little surprise curious i am to know your underground i expect so much my flaw to think, imagine depth, no borders so i could vanish in all the reasons could enjoy this insanity is this a need to disappear in the...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    Hi. I am 15 years old

    and i live in France. I was born in 2000 in a pretty small city. i used to have a sister but she died a few minutes later after she was born. because i was born with 6 months earlier than it has expected. i am born in june. but nornally i must be born in september. my sister...
    mlplights mlplights 13-15, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I

    long to curl my soft warm femininity into your strong rugged manlinessuntil the lines blur and melt into one..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 22 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    Some things are too enticing

    and seducing to not want to get into them, they tempt you, lure you. And you ache to immerse yourself completely..Mmmhm you must!Like this day. This spectacular warm and consummate Spring day. I am going to dive into it and let it have it's way with me!! ; )
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 16 Responses Mar 21

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    Anticipation : the feeling

    as to what's . . . . . . . . . .
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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      like you my existence has the same

    meaning survive even if i don't find anything worth...absurd this shell of mine all i have...those words same clothes, same sensations goals to give a reason some reason to wake another day free i am not, just my thoughts precious, this thing..new or just different...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    To the person who thinks I am weak,

    I hope I can always give second chances... No... Just chances.. I hope I am strong enough to give more of it but I'm still just a girl, I have my limitations and what I give is all that I have. If I am going to give you more, it would mean to leave nothing for myself and I can...
    officialwanderer officialwanderer 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 10 Responses May 31

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    funny this up and down igniting in

    sleep waking up in endless unknown fears monstrous dreams a empty place vacating all the anomalies curiosity becoming parasite on these amnesiac clown crying, laughing in a deranged dream nobody's here to greet his naivety just him performing all this tricks confused...
    anotherclone anotherclone 26-30, M 8 mins ago

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    For My Fellow Man

    Like so many of you, I am trying to sell myself like a ***** to a company that will discard me like the ***** I am when they’re done with me. I will function in the hive complex, aspiring to achieve a meaningless title in a company..so that I can live a life of comfort. This is...
    SilenceEvermore SilenceEvermore 22-25 15 Responses Feb 28, 2013

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    Hope is a defense mechanism of the soul to

    tackle the brain when it thinks all options are lost.
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 4 Responses Nov 19, 2014

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    Some nights thoughts of you echo throughout the

    confines of my mind and I can't sit still. All I can think about is holding you, kissing you, lying with you again. I want so bad to reach out to you. To smell your skin again as we drift off to sleep. Suddenly a sharp pain arises in my heart and I remember what it felt like...
    gravity1 gravity1 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    A Little Mystery

    Too much of something/the same thing, causes it to lose it's appeal. It just becomes over exposure. We've lost much of that delightful and powerfully erotic sensuousness and sexuality to both immediate gratification and blatant 'in your face' behavior, without the presence...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 9 Responses Nov 9, 2013

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    I do not write when I'm happy.

    When I'm happy I live.
    aurora11 aurora11 31-35, F 5 Responses Jan 16

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    A Scene From The Twilight Zone

    Today was a special day, my first day on a new job. Doing something that would be rewarding and please me. Lets call her Alice, my new boss. One of the "must-do" was never to smoke while I was there for any reason. No problem, I don't smoke that much to worry. Then it was do not...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 22 Responses Mar 21, 2013

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    A few weeks ago I was talking with a friend

    and she made a statement that made me think about some hard times in my life. I'm not sure what we were texting about or why but she said, "I'm glad for the tough times in my past because it's made me who I am today". It also reminded me of a story I read many years ago. I...
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 8 Responses Jul 6, 2014

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    Aoccrding to rseserach at an Elingsh uniervtisy,

    it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are. The only iprmoetnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer is at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae we do not raed ervey lteter by itslef but the...
    Gavriella Gavriella 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Angry tears burn in a way

    that anguished tears don't. Leaving acidic track marks as a sign you have been truly broken. Fury emanates from every fiber of the being...eating you up, scorching and destroying until the humanity you had is consumed with hateful rage. You try to suppress it; align the outer...
    Saintlysinner Saintlysinner 31-35, F 19 Responses Feb 2

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    Melody

    Some sweet timeless melody comes drifting Echoing down through the corridors of time Like an old abandoned memory Lost in the layered pages of my mind.
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 6 Responses Nov 20, 2013

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    Boredom is a sense of emptiness without purpose.

    It triggers the mind to engage in activity to remove that feeling. Maybe if we enjoy that emptiness we might become better at reflecting our thoughts, moods etc. I will try to not think that being bored is bad. Maybe this new approach might give some different insight.
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I wish to remain unwashed,

    to always inhale the traces of your sillage, senses chasing it across my incalescent flesh.. drawing, flushing everything dark and wild inside of me, out into your direction..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 7 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    Her tongue flicked across the temptationplaced

    so desirably before her.Luscious sensation flooded her sensesand created a ravenous thirst for more.She craved, needed. Hungered for more..To feed her, fill her up, satiate her fully.
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 11 Responses Jul 1, 2014

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    Tell me all will be okay Tell me

    while covering my head in your bosom Tell me why we feel this way Tell me why we cannot do certain things Tell me why people nowadays are messed up Tell me your thoughts that fly around in your head Tell me . . . .
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Drowsy from the lingering essence of nights

    realmI stretch my feminine form into tautnessCurves blending into morningI sense his presenceEven before my nostrils pick up the trail of scentAnd the heat that emanates from his rugged formA low guttural growl penetrates my earsand in an instant rough hands grip my warm...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 7 Responses Jun 25

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    It's easy to see, this heart

    and soul connection that exists between you and I. It's there, every minute of the day. It is evident in your smile, the way you light up in my presence. You show me glimpses of yourself despite the fact you are one of the most guarded people I know. Beautiful eyes that can't...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 8 Responses Jul 25

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    Thirst is a craving, longing of a parching soul.

    The ultimate thirst is always keep thirsting, never quenching. It can be a blessing or a curse depending on one's goal. For me, I still have ambiguity about my goal. Both options are attractive in their own ways.
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    My Forgotten Passion

    I had lost it somewhere, between here and there.  The words no longer came like they once had. Maybe I was lacking the passions I once had. I missed writing and the passion it brought out in me for my love, my life, and my existence. My whole existence numbed and became merely a...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 15 Responses Dec 15, 2011

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    How shall I approach my dream?

    How shall I deal with the excitement? How shall I behave when we meet? How shall I quench this thirst? How shall I explain the thirst? How shall I explain, maybe the goal is to continue thirsting? How shall I realize, my goal is like a dream? How shall I accept? that I just don...
    TheThinkingMan TheThinkingMan 41-45, M 4 hrs ago

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    Yesterday I finished writing about some of the

    darkest times of my life, I wrote it to clear my head and to give it to my only friend that I trust. I gave her the rough draft of it which was two pages in small handwriting and I turned those two pages into six full pages wirtten in small letters. I wrote using my whole heart...
    Manuel1Martinez Manuel1Martinez 16-17, M