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I Write to Be Free

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    Happy Writing :d

    i always wondered if there was a way that i could inspire others with my thoughts & learned that i can do just that through my writing. i write when im lost, when im hurt, when im confused... after every piece i write i really learn something new about myself at the end, and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 22, 2009

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    The Pain of Betrayal When a lie is told.

    ..you betray yourself. You convince yourself to believe you are protecting yourself. And this lie becomes a belief, a thought which the ego feeds on. To tell a lie... you betray a person or many people. You convince a person or many people to believe an illusion and make them...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    Lets Me Be Free

        I love that writing lets me to be free. I can write about any thing that I would like to write. No one can tell me what to write at all. I love being able to be free. I can just write about anything at all. It can be any story that I want it to be. Its...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Sep 4, 2010

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    Escape From Life

    It may be just me but this world is very demanding. We have to think, act, eat,dress and walk a certain way or everyone thinks we're weird. Life gets crazy too with family, friends and me finishing high school. It all kinda sucks at times and i feel like i have to wear a mask...
    wonderfulwritergirl88 wonderfulwritergirl88 18-21, F Mar 21, 2013

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    Finally, I've come full circle in my EP journey.

    My mission is done! I'm free!!! It took very little to get to the answer, to a question I secretly bottled up inside all this time. The answer: Nothing! As if nothing happened! No remorse! No conscience!...So cheap. I am one who always seek the good in every one. For a while, I...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 9 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    And I Write Often

    I often wonder, is writing just jotting down ideas that seem great or is it writing yourself to another world where you can change what happens with a few sentences. While writing. It seems this one statement is true. You. Are. God. Or the higher power. Or the Gods/Goddesses...
    shadowsrain13 shadowsrain13 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2013

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    Why I Write

    Well,I like to write.I joined because i have a good story written out in a notebook.I write to express myself,and because whenever I see something exciting,(E.g. A smashed boat,a ruined castle) I get a story straight into my head
    Rhombus Rhombus 13-15 Oct 16, 2009

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    Some Time To Get Out Of My Thoughts . I Write To Be Free

    Some time at night . I will write to get free. Of my thoughts and get them out of my head . And then can sleep with out in thing up in my head. Then can sleep all through the night and that is cool. And that is what I do . I write to be free.
    ladywolf123 ladywolf123 51-55, F May 30, 2012

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    White Wings I now throw off this cloak of winter snow, and spread white wings beneath the clear blue sky; upon this wind I let my spirit fly in the freedom of no place else to go...
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    Time Reduction we, river-rounded rocks, stream-tempered, we, travelers of time, unravelling days for what makes them tick, heave and climb like strays, fear-driven where fear...
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    It is something amazing, It is a sacred gift passed on to each generation who have the sense to embrace it, It is precious and sacred, Blood was spilled so you could enjoy it...
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    im looking for a writer who will write a story for me. If your up for it message me and ill give you the details.
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    Would you like to write a collective fiction book? It would be really fun:)
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    Reflecting on Summer i'm sitting among the tangled roots of an old mountain pine….its trunk serves me well as a backrest as i look out over the cliff watching a mountain stream...
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    Short free verse: 'You, the liberator' Imagine, the pounding impatience of desired self fulfillment, Like a new born carefully suggesting it's fingers through The slits in your...
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    Dream job would be a writer with a well paid editor! I have great content just need someone to correct my tenses and spelling errors. Also I love commas and use them...
    daddysgirl6 daddysgirl6 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 3

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    Constantly thinking, thoughts moving about. How can I not help expressing these thoughts of mine. Those that write are constantly thinking and sharing. The ability to express your...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 4

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    I don't claim to be a poet, though I sometimes write poetry, albeit poorly. I write what happens to be in, or pouring from, my heart and soul. This is for, to, and about, my best...
    waterbaby79 waterbaby79 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    Freedom I've brought your sadness in close on my own and nurtured it until the two were one I've seen this love between us overgrown with something else quite hidden from the sun...
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Shall I ? Maybe I Should After All, Pain Is My Guilty Pleasure. Others Have Experienced The Pain I’ve Brought Unto Them. These Cravings, My Cravings, Are Out Of Control And...
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    TenThousandSorrows TenThousandSorrows 22-25, F Nov 20

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    Prologue- It wasn't every day or even most days. As I grew older. As days turned to weeks to months and finally years. At the oddest moments. The light would be sapped from my...
    TenThousandSorrows TenThousandSorrows 22-25, F Nov 20

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    I never used to like poetry but when my mentor sat me down about how I can experience new things to find my true talent, I gave in. So I stumbled across the first poem I ever wrote...
    Tattooheartxd Tattooheartxd 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    I've written for as long as I can remember. I turned that into some cash and a little bit of recognition in the past as I've freelanced for many publications, and been published in...
    omgwut omgwut 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 23

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    forgottenpast forgottenpast 22-25 Nov 23

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    I came here looking for a place where I could spill it all out like i do onto paper... it didn't matter what... and no one would care who... I crave that place of freedom...
    TheShadowedGirl TheShadowedGirl 31-35 Nov 30

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    My enemys freeze when the metal is sqeezed, when the gunpowder sparks thats when missles catch speed, wont stop till its mission complete, wont stop this is freedom of speech.i...
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    ZombieBaitMaiden ZombieBaitMaiden 31-35, F 5 Responses Dec 5

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    Freedom of Form I seek out freedom here, within tight form, fight meaning, meaning to set right the flow of words, reassemble shards in the glow of white moon and stars, shed...
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    sweetcrystalynn sweetcrystalynn 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    Dated. 17/10/14...... There is a path. We create that when we come to this world. For that little innocent stage of ours the only thing we expect is a touch. Touch of the loved...
    imnotbad imnotbad 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Reminiscent (To speak of regret, to let my demons free.) All I recall is vague mist in memory I can bring to focus only tattered remnants. A desperate sadness in the core of me...
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    What am I really afraid of? That they will see... See that I can't hear? Why does it matter anyway? Of what they may think... Think what they will They don't know me anyway My name...
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    charnwood charnwood 61-65 Nov 19

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    Wanted to share another piece I wrote. ._. Enjoy! Trapped You were a caged bird trying to free yourself from the chains that...
    ZenoKun ZenoKun 16-17 Nov 20

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    TryingToLoveLifeNow TryingToLoveLifeNow 18-21, F Nov 20

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