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Published & Contest Winning Poetry

  • June 29, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Mary Rose Fair 3887 4

    Elephants

    "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 3760 2

    Ants.

    "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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  • Nov 13, 2017

    The Brunt Of Demise

    Community Poetry melusi 102
    Much comfort lies in self pity when in deep waters
  • Nov 09, 2017

    King of hearts

    Community Poetry Mary Steffen 136
    King of hearts
    There always
    Champion
  • Nov 09, 2017

    Fantasy pt. I

    Community Poetry Mario William Vitale 108

    try me if you please as you are out spreading the disease

    plagued by thoughts of granduer with affectionate melancholy

    sparkling array of…

  • Nov 08, 2017

    untitled

    Community Poetry melusi 78
    When in when`s on this chase of means confound
    The widening gap between the rich and the poor
    The anarchist tendencies from the left very…

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Published & Contest Winning Prose

  • March 10, 2010 Published & Contest Winning Prose Neil Donnelly 23514 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

    When

    Community Prose Sophia Nagy-Rizzuto 275 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 914
    "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

    Conscience

    Community Prose Rosaline Melki 1480 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 984 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…

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