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Published & Contest Winning Poetry

  • June 29, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Mary Rose Fair 13551 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 14052 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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  • Jun 10, 2018

    Weightless Tapestry

    Community Poetry Mario William Vitale 83

    Theirs is a strange art, the weaving of

    Air and sound into a weightless tapestry

    hanging in the church, a vibrating cloth free


  • May 22, 2018

    Keeping time

    Community Poetry Lynn 297
    When life is reduced to moments, moments become so precious. Anguish stays not when love makes one forget and besotted.
  • May 12, 2018

    Fancy words

    Community Poetry Bobb Marly 318
    24 April 2015  9:09 AM
    Fancy words long and eloquent 
    are daily spoken and ill spent
  • May 12, 2018

    A whole life in a tear

    Community Poetry Bobb Marly 198
    9 may 2015  7:59 PM
    When a baby is born they cry tears of life
    Their daddy cries tears of joy as he kisses his wife

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Published & Contest Winning Prose

  • March 10, 2010 Published & Contest Winning Prose Neil Donnelly 41613 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 842
    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 1025
    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 1143

    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 896
    i may have made some mistakes in life which might darken me whatever much