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Published & Contest Winning Poetry

  • June 29, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Mary Rose Fair 14196 4


    "Winner of the Open Community Poetry Contest for the period April 1 - June 30, 2017. See commentary below."-Ed.

    "Scientists have long considered the ability to recognize oneself in a mirror to be an index of high cognitive ability...there is every reason to suspect that elephants may be capable of far more complex cognition than is currently…
  • June 22, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Joey Turner 14723 2


    "Runner-up of the Open Community Poetry Contest for the period April 1 - June 30, 2017."-Ed.

    A branch’s charcoal shadow
    cast by an evening sun
    traces a single line of trifling ants
    following in file under an oak’s shade
    avoiding the rays, scurrying;

Community Poetry

  • Aug 03, 2018

    The Window

    Community Poetry Mario William Vitale 85
    Peering through an open window...'cross time and history,
    I saw a hint of glory past- a fresh simplicity.
    Over there... behold, a mother…
  • Jul 25, 2018


    Community Poetry melusi 164
    Prosaic mundanity of a changing time`s span bleary
    With nestling nothingness encrouching my soul with bleak
    Of elusive success distant from…
  • Jul 25, 2018

    I Shall Succeed

    Community Poetry melusi 72
    I shall succeed much to the dismay of loathsome peers
    Surmounting to the surmit atopping the helm with suave finesse,
    Galloping in full steed…
  • Jul 19, 2018

    All My Tomorrows

    Community Poetry melusi 64
    All my tomorrows are expunged with brittle essays
    Valiant with endeavours petitioning fruition to come to the fold
    With each rising morrow…

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Published & Contest Winning Prose

  • March 10, 2010 Published & Contest Winning Prose Neil Donnelly 42700 5

    Fogtown: A Musical

    Again the dusk has filled this town with fog a sight I've grown accustomed to; odd shapes and silhouettes become dancers and these cracked calloused streets have become their stage. As they dance a bullfrog belches in the background a light wind rustles…

Community Prose

  • Feb 24, 2018

    Evening Dues

    Community Prose Zany Lynn 917
    Vincent walked on. The streets were never like this. The awareness kills him. Why did he not acknowledge her? Surely what they shared for…
  • Feb 11, 2018

    A walk goes a long way

    Community Prose Lynn 1142
    Days just fly by. I am truly grateful, I am. I arise each day before light breaks and retire before the clock chimes for me to return…
  • Jan 30, 2018

    When the light fades

    Community Prose Lynn 1286

    Each living moment reminds me of her. Her smile. Her jokes. I miss Mum a lot more than I ever understood.
  • Dec 28, 2017


    Community Prose akvile 991
    i may have made some mistakes in life which might darken me whatever much