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    Cobalt blue stained eyelids wrinkle,

    her cheek blurred as salt filled tears fall soaking one spot on her silky blouse that made her a lady. Her neck and chest flushed by the heat of emotion as desperation bellows from her core. Slouched like a child in a large brown arm chair, she gazes off lost in a familiar...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 8 Responses Mar 27, 2014

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    Blurred lines He was brought up a good

    christian boy. Always taught to treat women like the princesses they are. He knew he was lucky. Dad was a powerful, imposing man, but he was confident in himself, so much so that he allowed his vulnerability to be seen. He danced with his little girl at Father Daughter dances...
    harveyspecter harveyspecter 41-45, M 9 Responses Jun 12, 2014

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    You run through my veins Like a child set free

    on a sunny afternoon The ringing laughter The warmth of wonder The innocence of simplicity The hopes and dreams that trail in your wake Bittersweet kisses in my mind You take the happiness I would give The sweetness I would share The softness I would feel With an open heart A...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 7 Responses May 4

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    For anybody who even cares: a status update on

    my fiction writing project ---------------------- Last night I did pretty well. I get ideas for this project in snippets - usually at inconvenient times, like in the shower or driving to work. So as soon as I can while it's fresh in my mind, I scribble it down on a piece of...
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 18 Responses May 14

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    Peace On the slippery slope of a life void of

    courage This one sweet gift I seek All the longing I feel The regrets I contend Wind themselves round my heart Blind my eyes Clutter my mind Buzz in my ears like angry bees For this is how they perpetuate Resist eradication Steal the senses for their own survival And so the war...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 5 Responses May 11

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    Now… I close my eyes Knowing you have done

    the same Kisses in the wind I whisper your name
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 4 Responses Mar 25

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    "The Emptiness Darkness surrounds me.

    It follows me, wherever I go. I hate it but it's a part of me. It pulsates in my veins, like a pile of worms, it twists and squirms in them, slowly eating away on my flesh. I'm cols, so cold. my skin, cracked, from all my movements, that tears a new wound whenever I move...
    Kettunainen Kettunainen 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I want you Need you Desire you Crave you Yet

    you remain distant...elusive...gone. I long for the past When you held me in a peaceful bliss And allowed me to dream Of wonderful, horrible, fantastic things Now you have deserted me And my eyes are wide open to the loss And yet I still beg for your return "Come back to me...
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 4 Responses Aug 15

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    Melancholy A cold wet window On a cold wet

    day A clock ticking somewhere Time passing Another moment lost I can't seem to care Emptiness echoes A yawning ache In the vicinity of the heart The walls that usually comfort Press in, suffocate Magnify the sound of my breath The beat of my heart Isolation There will be no...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 5 Responses Apr 21

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    Where were you when I needed you the most?

    Is that really you or is it your ghost? I long for your enchanting smile I wonder if you ever worthed my while
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 30

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    In my night In your darkness Senses aching to

    feast Pleas escape my gasping throat My body screams your name As it bursts forth savagely Drenched in fluid bliss..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 6 Responses Oct 2, 2014

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    I used to have super cute kittens

    but they are full grown cats now... :) still cute and all but no more babies :( bummer
    PastelLime PastelLime 31-35 Jul 22

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    Quote: If I'll be Clyde will you be Bonnie?

    Will live a life of crime that not even the law can end. Will spend the rest of our life's in the road,running from this dark world. Our journey will bring a burden to the people who don't want to let reality go but joy to the people who do.Ill show you a life without reality...
    JJpsp123 JJpsp123 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 17, 2014

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    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 5

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    I'll scope out my entire brain,

    just to understand. I'll scope out my entire heart, just to love. I'd scope out your entire brain, so that you can see yourself. I'd scope out your entire heart, so that you can feel love. But, I don't concern myself with that, anymore. Anymore than I have. You see, I...
    SkylerAsh SkylerAsh 18-21, M Aug 26

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    A promise, made the whisper of hope as love

    turns to sorrow to grief to disdain leaving fractures upon the surface scarring each deep within a love once forever a promise, unkept…
    WithGracefulness WithGracefulness 46-50, F 5 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    im gonna rip off your head,

    use it as a bowling ball. im gonna knock down your pins, and prove that you were wrong when you said "it cant get any worse than this"....
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 16

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    I used to write. But I've lost the ability.

    I don't know why. My mind is so busy, that I can't focus and I also feel that I can't afford the time to spend on something so "non-essential". IDK
    Likewise2 Likewise2 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    NoUsernameInserted NoUsernameInserted 18-21, F Aug 1

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    sometimes I wish I could go backwards in life.

    .. but we can only move forward.. *sigh* such is life on this earth.. for us earthlings :(
    PastelLime PastelLime 31-35 2 Responses Jul 26

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    i am not lost... if i have no destination i

    know i am nowhere but in me i don't know where im going but i know me i swim within me through senses unknown to the outside world i live a life thats rich in colors in tall hights through my own clouds i walk the moon on my own without weight pulling me down my heart is hole...
    RoobieCatenis RoobieCatenis 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 27

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    Miserére Nos Dominus

    The weary sun this day does not rise  as the earth is rent in twain by a booming blare spawned from a sickly horn. Ragged hands wrapped in beads of Rosary scrape their way up the fleshy earth.   A man near the opened earth, of no religion does he ascribe who days ago did laugh...
    SilenceEvermore SilenceEvermore 22-25 3 Responses Oct 18, 2012

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    The sun was beginning it's descent.

    Shadows danced across the valley as the echo of laughter drifted on the cool autumn breeze. Just reflections and memories of what would never be again. A myriad of familiar scents pulled her back into another time. She stood swaying softly, her eyes closed, breathing them...
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 5 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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    I need you, don't want to leave you tonight,

    I just want to be close and hold tight All you do, is all I need and if it's good for you its good for me, so hold tight Don't turn away in fear, in this time and in this space, keep us here and hold tight A tender moment lost in bunches of passionate kisses and light touches...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 9 Responses Apr 20, 2014

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    I have an idea for a fiction project.

    With a beginning, middle, and end. Usually it's missing a timeline, but not this one. . Now if I can keep my adult-onset ADD in check...and summon up the self-discipline to actually *work on it* and *finish* it....this could be cool!
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 14 Responses Apr 1

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    Fear I let you become a living thing Breathing,

    pulsing life within me For all those steps I thought to take I let you hold me back You whisper slyly in my ear I feel your breath, warm, yet I shiver Words of seduction like "don't," "can't" You'll fail You'll fail You'll fail You bound me tightly, safely, securely Became my...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 6 Responses Jul 1

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    It frees me, puts a spring in my step

    and keeps me on solid ground. Every topic, easy and difficult, serves as a healing self reflection. Not one to dwell on the bad things in life, writing about them allows me to let go and move forward with a smile. Penning the good is my way of celebrating with words. expression...
    NoLightOfMyOwn NoLightOfMyOwn 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    The Beautiful Things In the quiet hush of a

    lonely night Ticking clock and candlelight The cold company of despair hovers in the flickering shadows "I'm always here," it whispers "I'll never leave you" "Embrace me, let me in" A siren's song for the unwanted heart To wallow in the sorrow Let go and let the pain flow...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 8 Responses Jul 29

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    Color The light in my life grew strong

    and true Subtle to bright but never wavering This was me Finally. My own purpose My own direction My happiness in the palm of my hand Uncomplicated really A simple path illuminated Lovely white light And there in the path Unanticipated A prism of wondrous delight Never seen...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    What do you prefer? Tea bags

    or tea leaves? I prefer both.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I Will Sleep i will turn off the light

    and close my eyes. i will picture something pleasant in my mind and feel arms that are not there protecting me from the bad dreams that enjoy taunting me and haunting me so that when i wake, i wake refreshed and fit to fight another day.
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester 41-45, F 6 Responses Aug 13

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    Eyes dark as night Seducive eyes

    that catches my attention bright as stars They shine Eyes dark as night Mysteriously Enchanting Words unsaid Your prescence warms my heart Makes me forget Lost in your eyes There I shall stay Till you disappear From my sight
    Blueberrybliss Blueberrybliss 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I Knew He loves me! Oh,

    the wonder of it... The odd texture of certainty My mind strokes it hesitantly Aware of its fragility Before my eyes flash vignettes Proof We always seek proof... He's looking into my eyes and laughing Enjoying me He's enjoying me There is no hollow ring of falsehood I feel the...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 10 Responses May 14

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    I was a dreamer in a past life,

    I was a killer in another. I was a psychopathic madman, And an angry tyrant mother. I am a prisoner of time, I am a mass of contradictions. I am the writer of lies, And deceptive truthful fictions.
    Rarereality Rarereality 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 24, 2014

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    I'm taking a class in fiction writing,

    and I have an assignment due in one week - the first draft of a short story. . Most of the story is already in my head - I just need to write it down. It's about the same characters who are in the novel I'm writing. (The novel is about how my life should have turned out, as...
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 14 Responses Jun 23

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    I walk in the shadow of a dream

    that never was. she never held my hand talking sweetly as we walked along the woodland trail in spring. her voice never moved me in a magical way as i felt the warmth of her closeness. I never looked into her eyes and knew she would be with me forever......... the shadows...
    onestarrynight onestarrynight 56-60, M 5 Responses Oct 23, 2014

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    Midnight SecretsWandering through the

    sunsplashed dayAll reverie and anticipation tracing the descent of the sunSenses drawn, seductively the dusk calls to meMy desire leads me into the night, into you.I surrender to your darkness..
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 5 Responses Sep 19, 2014

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    So I've written about 12 stories

    but I think I'm still a novice writer
    Aprilmizu42 Aprilmizu42 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    I look up and your there,

    I wave but don't lift my arm, weightless, uncontrolled. Yet I canmove, Lift my head, Move my feet, This is not my Life! I look up, Through the strings, And your there.
    Markyb8376 Markyb8376 36-40, M Aug 15

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    Lost in the land of the unknown.

    Placed there by my own indiscretions Wandering through the sand storms Blowing words pelt my already raw skin The bright light of scrutenity overhead beams down Making my flaws grow bright Although my wandering feet stumble My heart and soul still radiate hope Hope that this is...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 day ago

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    How exquisitely beautiful is the autumn treeIn

    it's dying..Like a love that seems to endYet, perhaps only fading into dormancy.Just as that tree shall burst forth into lifeon some warm spring day.Perhaps that love also never quite dies,But is lying in quietude, stillness..Waiting to be reignited in some brilliant ray of...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 11 Responses Oct 28, 2014

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    Why do we have to fvck?

    Can't we just lie here and be?
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 3 Responses Aug 19

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    https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ILjPphGK_IlJ35QSi9bpGH3Isog5KB3TcOLK0EVD03g/edit?usp=sharing Read if you would like. There is emotion and pain behind every word that I choose and meaning behind every character.
    djoneone djoneone 18-21, M Aug 6

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    You've unbuttoned my mindUndressed me with your

    wordsRipped the cloth with your written growlsPeeled my layers like a ripened fruitNow cover me with your hands and mouth...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 21

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    Sultry August stretches lazily outspreading

    hazy shadowsand fiery warmthalong fields and foliageand seeping thrillingly into skinLanguishing like it owns summerSweet Autumn crooks it's fingerbeckoning seductively as if to say....Soon you shall swoon and fall into meAnd I shall burst into brilliance.
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 10 Responses Aug 17

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    The sun is shining A light breeze in the

    air The smell of fresh brewed coffee fills the room So Laugh away the tears Find the strength to smile For it is the little things, the hidden gems That we have to be thankful for
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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