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Rated: ASR · Folder · Entertainment · #2234767
A mixed bag of stuff written for your enjoyment.
Portfolio -> Poetry and Prose
    Rated: E · Nature · #2238311
    World population 7.8 billion and rising. Earth cannot support us so a reduction is needed.
    Rated: E · Children's · #2238256
    I tried everything to get my daughters back in my life & this was one of the first efforts
    Rated: E · Experience · #2237433
    Every day is a fight, sobriety, those who don't want me to win, just to use as they do.
    Rated: E · Inspirational · #2235175
    My Councellor inspired me to believe I could end my addiction. Her words became this poem.
    Rated: E · Romance/Love · #2236829
    The Big Bad Wolf vs Three Little Pigs vs Goldilocks vs Cindarella in metaphorical verse.
    Rated: ASR · Death · #2236845
    My Dad developed dementia & went into care where he lost his dignity & eventually his life
    Rated: 13+ · Biographical · #2234675
    We all have strengths, weaknesses and out and out flaws...these are some of mine.
    Rated: 13+ · Experience · #2236471
    Drug addicts & castaways know drowning & true isolation, so I wrote this with that in mind
    Rated: E · Death · #2236475
    I have Saxon blood and love all things Viking. But they didn't always win their battles.
    Rated: E · Arts · #2236548
    Inexperienced in writing I wanted to use words for meaning as well as artistic appearance.
    Rated: E · Inspirational · #2236738
    Worth is a modern-day issue. We're worth much more than we know or will admit to, but why?
    Rated: E · Biographical · #2236479
    A class clown becomes an addict but it's not so funny anymore.
    Rated: E · Comedy · #2234590
    A fun little poem I enjoyed writing very much, about a Cockatoo who has a lot of attitude.
    Rated: E · Dark · #2234467
    The subconscious battle going on in the mind of an addict. I watch on awaiting the victor.
    Rated: E · Philosophy · #2234465
    What's your word worth? Value placed upon one's own shows integrity & depth of character.
    Rated: E · Friendship · #2234361
    Sometimes, if we are very lucky, we meet someone who is special...and we never forget them
    Rated: E · Biographical · #2234355
    Divorce was hard, but we get through. Our children though, suffer more than we ever know.
    Rated: E · Dark · #2234352
    A poem of love lost, regret and not knowing what you have until it's gone.
    Rated: ASR · Emotional · #2234333
    The first thing I wrote I thought might be good. Now I know it was, it began this journey.
    Rated: E · Drama · #2234589
    I have lost a lot of friends in the last few years & this is me questioning why.
    Rated: E · Emotional · #2235492
    Fear is our greatest motivator & we all fear something. Mine is the unknown, but why?
    Rated: E · Dark · #2234348
    Looks at the twilight years, seeing success and failure in a different light, what matters
    Rated: 18+ · Dark · #2236003
    Deals with depression, loss, abandonment and thoughts of self-harm.
    Rated: 18+ · Comedy · #2234591
    Religions compete for our souls, but which one is the real deal with so many to choose.
    Rated: 13+ · Personal · #2234754
    Society, in general, fears us, despises us or simply doesn't understand us. I get that.
    Rated: 13+ · Experience · #2234357
    In a crack house waiting to score. I looked around and realized I had hit rock bottom.
    Rated: E · Spiritual · #2234760
    Thought and planning were absent, so I wrote this with nothing but hope. and this is it.
    Rated: 18+ · Erotica · #2234592
    Eyes are the windows to the soul. They convey so much & I trust them more than words.
    Rated: XGC · Satire · #2234672
    This guy is uncouth, misogynistic, a substance abuser, swears and his girl just left him.
    Rated: 18+ · Legal · #2235719
    Dealers are bad & doctors are good. But is there any real difference between the two?
    Rated: E · Inspirational · #2236670
    Advice on changes I should make caused me to doubt this & myself. But I like it how it is.
    Rated: E · Philosophy · #2236575
    Searched a lifetime for something more, in Thailand I found I was a Buddhist & always was.
    Rated: E · Dark · #2236577
    After my divorce, I dated one girl & it was short-lived. Now four years alone is enough.
    Rated: E · Educational · #2236557
    Time is a funny old thing, it's fast or slow depending & I look at the concept in wonder.
    Rated: 18+ · Tragedy · #2235741
    A drunk girl is raped by a 'friend'. She doesn't report it or tell anyone until me.
    Rated: E · Experience · #2235482
    A liars fav tact when caught is to turn it around, blaming anyone but themselves for it.
    Rated: E · Environment · #2235470
    Do we care if we have no planet to sustain us, no air to breathe, we will when that comes
    Rated: ASR · Music · #2235464
    Wanted to write something different, and different was what I wrote. A festival tragedy.
    Rated: E · Romance/Love · #2235171
    Love, as we get older, seems to be more difficult to find. Are the risks worth the reward?
    Rated: ASR · Biographical · #2235104
    Use...stop using...relapse...use...stop using...relapse...ten years...twenty years...
    Rated: 13+ · Dark · #2235102
    Monsters look just like you and me on the outside, but inside hideous evil darkness lurks.
    Rated: E · Relationship · #2235099
    She appeared out of nowhere, stayed a while, then disappeared, like a ghost from the past.
    Rated: E · How-To/Advice · #2235091
    Life is as complex as we make it, but strip it back to the bare basics & it's really not.
    Rated: E · Friendship · #2234926
    Givers declare war on Takers...who never show any appreciation or desire to reciprocate.
    Rated: E · Experience · #2234919
    We rely on our sight more than any other sense...and yet, it is the easiest one to fool
    Rated: E · Psychology · #2234799
    Online has its dangers so does most everything we do, so why are we so afraid online?
    Rated: E · Emotional · #2236889
    Written for my twin daughters, who I haven't seen for three years and miss so much.
    Rated: E · Internet/Web · #2237890
    Online baffles me at times. Not much seems to last or shows trust. Maybe I am too trusting
    Rated: 18+ · Biographical · #2237713
    Placing human-like qualities on a substance and on a problem making it seem more tangible.
    Rated: E · Crime/Gangster · #2237712
    The dealers I knew didn't live a charmed life. Most sold only to support their own habit.
    Rated: 18+ · Satire · #2237708
    A fun look at trust and what is the price to find out if someone is worth the cost.
    Rated: E · Biographical · #2237439
    An introspective appraisal of life and the choices made...and the final conclusion.
    Rated: ASR · Dark · #2237221
    I once knew a witch who was evil & cunning & powerful. I escaped with nothing but my life.
    Rated: E · Romance/Love · #2237203
    An older poem revisited. Newer is better right? Well, in my mind I thought so, until now.
    Rated: E · Biographical · #2237117
    Self-appraisal was honest & tough. Time for what's good after the trash is out the door.
    Rated: 13+ · Death · #2236968
    They knew my Dad was going to die & I was relieved when he finally did, for both our sakes
    Rated: E · Environment · #2236958
    A nice car? A good job? Beauty or fame? Or a planet which can sustain us into the future?
    Rated: E · Nonsense · #2239020
    What's What is a character I made up. He's a clown...literally. The verse is simple & fun.
    Rated: 18+ · Erotica · #2238971
    Just a fun little ditty I threw together one night about sex and lots of other stuff.
    Rated: E · Relationship · #2238678
    Rarely do relationships end mutually, or are balanced equally. If one loves more it hurts.
    Rated: E · Family · #2238614
    A story of infidelity, the lies told to support it & the aftermath for all concerned.
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