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Published & Contest Winning Poetry

  • June 29, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Mary Rose Fair 11323 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 11533 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

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  • Mar 18, 2018

    The Wind

    Community Poetry Sophia Nagy-Rizzuto 39
    It twists the Pine,
    howls through
    moves about serpentine...
    elastic in it's design.
  • Mar 18, 2018

    Hong Kong

    Community Poetry Sophia Nagy-Rizzuto 52
    The looming buildings rise, and stand muted,
    amid the long rays of the sinking sun.
    The subway train rushes its path, rooted,
  • Mar 16, 2018

    Solemn Remembrances [Part5]

    Community Poetry melusi 41
    We survived,a threshold to paramount exultation lurked
    As I got admitted to the High school so afamed and wished upon;
    I remember well the…
  • Mar 12, 2018

    An Immortal Slayer

    No. Sadness can never be understood. Nor bliss if it's any good. For humans have very short working memories for lessons learned.

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Published & Contest Winning Prose

  • March 10, 2010 Published & Contest Winning Prose Neil Donnelly 35240 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 112
    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 222
    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 185

    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 471
    i may have made some mistakes in life which might darken me whatever much