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Published & Contest Winning Poetry

  • June 29, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Mary Rose Fair 5539 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 5502 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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  • Dec 11, 2017

    Hers Is Off The Deities

    Community Poetry melusi 38
    Enigmatic filly wondrous like a dainty marigold luscious,
  • Dec 09, 2017

    Say No To Deceit

    Community Poetry melusi 26
    Say no to deceit for this I say for your own sakes
    For sakes future and for sakes health;for this i say
    Many I`ve seen dwindling to naught…
  • Dec 09, 2017

    A Told Dream

    Community Poetry melusi 15
    A harrowing dream horrified me!
      As lamented by distressed father
    "Oh!My dear son I`ve a dream to narrate;
      Some fiend spirits `re set for…
  • Dec 08, 2017

    Solemn Remembrances [Part2]

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    Solemn Remembrances [Part2]
    Fiends boasting a cunning heart by an inherited sardisticness
    The rapacious greed of the monetary ubiquitous in…

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Published & Contest Winning Prose

  • March 10, 2010 Published & Contest Winning Prose Neil Donnelly 25979 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

  • Oct 05, 2017


    Community Prose Sophia Nagy-Rizzuto 458 2
    When do I tell you? When should I tell you? Life will soon send me on my way again and then it will be too late.
  • Jul 15, 2017

    A Momentus Chime

    Community Prose Zany Lynn 1131
    "Excuse me, could you give me a pair of chopsticks?" I averted my eyes to what had been handed me and realized they had been mismatched. I…
  • Jul 11, 2017


    Community Prose Rosaline Melki 2635 5

         We get tests in life.  Tests in whether we give up, or become stronger.  Tests in love; how far it will stretch.  Is it unconditional,…
  • Jul 09, 2017

    Brown Bags and Skittles

    Community Prose Rosaline Melki 2024 4
         Life has its definite depressing moments.  I am sitting in my husband's car, waiting for him, as he walks into a gas station to buy a…