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Literature
College Memoirs
Somewhere
between statistics and psychology papers
I neglected
my inhibitions
long enough that
the enamel
protecting my purpose
has worn away
revealing the cavities
of who I am
and who I wanted to become.
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Literature
HomeComing
The Cold acupuncture of the rain weathered my scalp.
The wrinkles of Apple Lane gave my mind refuge as I strolled past.
Bill's house,
Tim's house,
Mark's house
My Only companion now was the potholed road
with her Juicy Fruit freckles.
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Literature
6ft Flaming Snowcone
I mold your three piece physique with icy focus.
Two twigs,
one carrot,
and three pieces of charcoal later
I return your smile.
Standing erect you rest my old weathered shovel against your abdomen.
Dragging
the fire-engine red plastic container
proves difficult
your 2ft deep blanket resists me.
I carefully gloss you
with the whole 5 gallons;
my anxious grin hides the indigo beneath my eyelids.
I
wait
for a brief moment
just in case you wish for any last words,
just in case you wish to come alive,
just in case you wanted to dance and sing.
Then
as the match ignites your body
I
laugh
and welcome
the heat
it reunites me
with thoughts of barbecues, and pool parties.
After 5 minutes
you are
gone,
the grass is now breathing free
of you
and my only regret
I didn't think ahead far enough
to have brought marshmallows.
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Literature
Stormy Tears
As clouds moan and blink with discharge
Her fears recline on her fallen tears
gull flex in defense on a barge as her ducts attempt to recharge
fatigued heart no longer large drifts lifeless from the pier
mind foggy, body limp, soul now undefined
she weeps with overhead storms, life no longer clear.
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Literature
Melted Stars
Melted Stars
Shaved memories tailored to biased remark
A grown man weeps in an endless park
His tower collapses as his fear creeps
Broken history reaps
Misbehaved when ethics were weak
Fallen oaks and melted stars leak
Collecting within the memories of young
The youth becoming the old's new lung
Storing and repeating for a century more
Crossing over seas onto distant shore
Passed along an image is kept
Of a young man now past, of how he leapt
Leapt for equality, security and for a future's seed
Now grown into a powerful Oak which will lead
The next generation of old men as they weep
The glorification of their names will reap
The endless bias of each new remark
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Literature
A dream
A Dream
When cooties were everywhere
That’s the last dream I had
All the blooming ones were trampled by other’s logic
Peroxide on all hope
Thinking it was liberty to not be attached to a desire
Turning each day into a gargoyle
Then I met you
Words appeared; each letter entered,
a flamingo smile on my face
Our games of truth or dare went into extra innings
Letting my shadows and past actions crash to the floor
Returning each piece of information back to me with untold love
Dancing around a camp fire with you is so much fun at night
The glow of the internet monitor pales in comparison
To our glowing faces and warming hearts
You make me want to shout my feelings to the world
Yet
I prefer the snuggling we share in our mind’s eyes
Cooties have long been eradicated but something has returned
A dream
Lost in acres, not another soul besides us
As you skip stones I sketch your beauty
The water becomes jealous of your eyes
So full of beauty and brilliance
As I kneel against this w
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Literature
Playground Maybes
Playground Maybes
Yellow plastic and rusty chains
Gives birth to a new dynamic
Fostered by awkward and blushing faces
Games of truth or dare, dancing around the big issues
Wanting so badly to build us a hideaway
Sanding the step ladder to our tree top escape
Never wanting to fly away like our beaked neighbors
Swinging slowly, our arms holding each other’s chains
Swaying in the pool of dreams we are creating
Our words moving as a Frisbee, as time slows like syrup
We sit and plan; on our garbage cans
Desiring so badly to snuggle against the pine needles
To build our tree abode
This proves difficult though
For these blueprints are in my mind
This rainforest keeps getting cut down
And all I have to offer is myself
And my pockets full of shadows
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Literature
Lighthouse
Lighthouse
Let me be your guide off the treacherous seas
You shouldn’t hide; I’m not a simple tease
Won’t point you into sharpened shoals
You and me I need no other goals
Follow my light please and I will keep you whole
Not a murderer of emotion
Never been a mirage in the distance
Let my cathode rays illuminate your hearts vessel
Let me take you home, snuggle amongst the trees
I was once frozen, but your laugh made me static
Towering and pumping me full of this warm light
Now it’s time, for it to all go back to you
I won’t wander away in searched frenzy
Let me be your beacon of hope
I’m stable, rowing with all possible might
Let us elope as I radiate towards you
MY purpose is to aid
Return back home to the killer illusions and easy listening
Don’t dismiss me; paying your taxes is so distant
Climb my sinister winding stairs
Join me at the top as we together watch
Fury and hope in the distance
A beacon of the ideal, of safety, of protection
Prove to me
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Literature
Rant 2
Rant 2
Is this all there is to it?
A compilation of losses and victories?
Where young people’s dreams are cleaned and cut, never to order
Are we all mildew just waiting to be wiped away?
Is the god of life and loss the same?
Are we all just born a bunch of orange peels?
As significant as an already read fortune cookie
When will we be done?
Popping the bubble wrap that is earth
I never want kids, never want any record
To remember me when I’m gone
Life is becoming more and more like recycled toilet paper
Thank god each blade of grass hasn’t a voice
The agony of when we mow our pristine lawns
Saosin had it right when they asked “what is my body worth?”
Give me a wish I dare ya!
I wish to become a grain of sand!
I want the world to stop lying
Turn the blasted ice-cream truck siren off!
This world is not what it once was!
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Literature
First Haiku
Tidal wave crashes
Starfish screams inaudibly
Assaulting beach with death
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Literature
Painting wood
Painting wood
Nestled for years my soul was embedded as a tree
My youthful parents frolicking in the forest of lives
Auburn hair and wide smile my mother laid her love into my bark
My father loving her so gave it to her, with his axe of trust
As the metal edge sliced into my ancient shell I escaped
Finding refuge in this woman’s warmth
Nine months later my soul was given its armor
Years passed and I was battered by illusions of truth
Parents tried so many times to get me involved with their ambitions
Tried repetitively to carve the log I had become
On the thirteenth year of my soul’s transit they gave up
Instead replaced their axes, and saws with paint
For them there were so many shades and hues
Infinite and beyond
After the twentieth coat I lost track of the names of colors
Now I sit here content as my parents frown
For when you mix together all the colors you get brown
Brown as my past, as my soul
I may be reduced but never will I decay
Cedar trees are not victims of termit
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Literature
Dove
Dove
It must be fly to live as a dove
Passing ignorance by, without thought of love
Gliding softly from one yard to the next
Oblivious to the difference between the two
Mortal as every creature that breathes our collective oxygen
Free from attachments and of the materialistic toxins
Much rather fleeing, rarely using its beak
Never desiring a feature, never in seek
All instinct, never over thinking
Greets life in every heart beat, always winking
Ready to seduce the world, intellect rather slender
Never in reduce to another, treats everything as tender
It must be fly to be a dove
To fully appreciate the world, unaware of love
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Literature
Melodic Denial
Melodic Denial
Mind racing, spirit lays dead creating mud with its drool
He was your whole world, too bad he was a hollow globe
Turn the knob and close the door till the click rings clear
Shoes seem to untie themselves as you find yourself huddled over the stereo
With the first wave comes the barrier
A melodic quarantine, where nothing will come in or out of its entirety
The bass boost strengthens this musical turtle shell
Every note was built just for this moment
Let the vibrations jet away your pain, leaving only numbness
Trying to go back in time to the fifties where everything was just
Desiring to conform to the rhythms
Try all you might this feeling will not erase
The truth is not the ideal black and white
Let the equalizer propel you into the illusions
Where people are souvenirs, to be always kept and displayed
Dilute the pain, submit to the musical vortex
Let every minute count while letting it flow into the next
Hopefully it will end when the last note rests
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Literature
Respawn
Respawn
Respawning, respawning, respawn
Tumblin faster towards my life’s backdoor
Take me away
Parachute me up and out
Shoot me into the void, just to let me return again
Respawn, respawning, respawning now
Tumblin feet first the abyss all around
Infinite peace in nothingness, silence as fragile as glass
Don’t raise the alarm let me respawn away
Parachute me upward and out
Respawn up and out
Plop me in a spot away from the misery of all this
Kickin my ass into the third and fifth dimensions
Screw fourth; it’s no longer vacant
Let me melt away like last year’s snowmen
Respawning, respawning, let’s all respawn away
Take a second shot with your grenade eyes
Finish the job today!
No one is the only one
So let me respawn away, upward and out
Let me respawn away today
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Literature
Muse
Muse
He inhibits the very keys I bounce
Playing like a pianist on their marble teeth
Echoes of reflected inhibitions reverberate
Filling the empty room with sounds of emotions at work
He’s the mayor to my inner town hall
The master key sits patiently on his pressboard desk
He left me once again
Leaving me here, like a blind Seeing Eye dog
Perhaps his vacation will recharge his batteries
Trying to play an emotional symphony, solo
I’ll check the mail every day for a postcard
Till the day comes I see you lower from the heavens
Emerging from the horizon line
Plop yourself beside me against our morning tree
Discussing your adventures without me as we sip the espresso away
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To Never Live and Never Love
cut me up
bleed me dry
make me yours
kill me tonight
if you want me
make me sad
alone for always
hurting me bad
you must own me
lock me up tight
throw away the key
take away my life
you've cut me up
you've bled me dry
you made me yours
you killed me that night
oh you wanted me
so you made me sad
trained them to shun me
you hurt me so bad
now you own me
I'm locked up tight
had the key thrown away
took away my life
oh you tried and tried so hard
but I'm alive and living strong
no one man shall own my heart
so stop your games there oh so wrong
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Back back and back
C.J. West
every time i have a glimpse of your face
i'm taken back to that familiar place
back back and back
where everything starts off black
then turns to beautiful fantasies
pretty poppies and daisies
lovely people and places
all of them with smiling faces
they are my creation
used as recreation
it's my life only better
where they never ask "whats the matter?"
for nothing is wrong
i am strong
where we can sing
and not worry about the sting
of pain
we all have our own gain
so take me there
take me where
i can go back back and back
and let go of the slack
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Confessional
I've heard both sides
Been told the lies
I'm not your priest
To confess the truth
My eyes are closed
And count my toes
Check my anger
Hold my tongue
Let out a breathe
And now I'm done
I have more pride
Won't take sides
Share my truth
Then walk on by
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Literature
Your Guess
I'm peacefully encased
By this liquid second skin.
It surrounds me as I glide.
I slip through it with ease.
The eerie echoing of simple sounds
Is suffocatingly silenced,
Like I'm trying to hear though
Ears stuffed with cotton.
The breeze billows toward me
And I inhale it slowly.
The stench is only the least bit rotten,
Mostly clean and organic.
It's beauty is always hidden.
Though colorful and inviting,
You'd never miss it completely
Even if you're not paying attention.
More than a pinch is added
To this unboiling pot
And I'm sure it would quench my thirst
If I could stomach it.
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I can see you in horizontal...
I can see you in horizontal stripes. You’re staring at the edge of my left earlobe and smirking as you walk, thinking you’re meeting the eyes that I’ve hidden behind bamboo blinds.
You’ve disappeared behind the protruding roof, and I roll off my bed and out of my room so that I won’t be staring at nothing. I count the steps I take on the way to meet you, and on the end of a prime number I open the door and watch your arm drop away from the bell. “That was fast.” You give me a knowing glance, which you do by shifting your pupils sideways towards me and lifting your eyebrows.
I decide to let you win. “Well, I saw you coming.” You smile, but it’s strangely submissive. Letting your eyebrows relax, your irises bring their holes away from mine, looking of into my living room. I quickly check behind me; you’re staring at the mold stain from where my father’s painting used to be. It’s almost impossible to notice from outside, and
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A Lonely Lighthouse by BenHampson A Lonely Lighthouse :iconbenhampson:BenHampson 7 7 Living On The Edge by BenHampson Living On The Edge :iconbenhampson:BenHampson 4 13
Literature
The Mercenary
Release
Escape the pain inside,
She purges her mind to write,
Like bulemia of the brain
She'll write with all her might
Throw it out on paper
There's more than meets the eye
From a broken-hearted Mercenary
Who never even wanted to try.
One who's seen countless troubles
And on whom so much blame is thrown.
More than just one soul should bear,
She's forced to carry on her own.

She's all alone with her mind
With nowhere left to run,
She's the one who fights for Truth now,
The one without a gun.
But, do not despair, Dear friends of mine!
She'll be alright, you'll see.
For, look closely at the words she pens;
That Mercenary is me.
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Music Among the Leaves by CaptainKidd23 Music Among the Leaves :iconcaptainkidd23:CaptainKidd23 1 2 Blue Water... by Eric-Casper Blue Water... :iconeric-casper:Eric-Casper 27 20
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Irony
Honesty was all I asked
Though you put me to shame
I should have never bothered
Once I recognized the game.
Your hollow words run through my head
It's the same every day,
"I don't want to see you hurting"
Such irony in what you say!
It is on you I place all blame
You were the one to tear me apart.
You promised me all the joy in the world
Too bad you never had a heart.
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Literature
I Am Truth II - Riot
Chaos runs in the streets
For Truth has come to play.
She'll torture any soul she meets
Before she sends them on their way.
Sound the Alarm,
Spread the word!

Your senses she'll disarm,
Your pleas will not be heard.
Mercy does not stand by her side
Instead Justice takes her place
Pity loves not the one with pride,
But, Death shall fill that space.
Truth meets your eye, the pressure's mounting.
And as you cower in terror, in fear,
You'll find yourself steadily counting
The steps that draw her near.
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loudwisdom
Kevin Regan
United States
Current Residence: LI NY
Wallpaper of choice: lickable
Favourite cartoon character: Road Runner, among others
Personal Quote: "Keep a green tree in your heart and a singing bird will come"
Interests
Hello everyone, although i announced a month or two ago of my return i will now officially begin to submit new material, i have been taking many poetry classes so hopefully i have learned from my past errors and you will find my work of better quality. I hope all of you are doing well and thank you for your return wishes.
  • Listening to: flight of the concords
  • Reading: eragon
  • Watching: the office
  • Playing: fable 2
  • Eating: leftovers
  • Drinking: iced tea

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nubianunique Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2011
I am so glad you are back. You were missed. And I look forward to reading more of your work. Take care! The best of everything for the new year!
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loudwisdom Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2011
thank you very much , its nice to hear that
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nubianunique Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2011
I am so glad you are back. You were missed. And I look forward to reading more of your work. Take care! The best of everything for the new year!
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Riencuran Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2010  Student General Artist
heyyy, remember me? Do you exist on here anymore? Hope things are going well <3
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loudwisdom Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2011
Sometimes I exist, i hope all has gone well for you too
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wh0rem0ans Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2010
thanks for the fave ... :frail:
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jande Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2010  Student Photographer
Thanks heaps for the fave, xD
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loudwisdom Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2010
your welcome
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MelpomenesMask Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2010  Student Photographer
Thanks for the fave! :D
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loudwisdom Featured By Owner Apr 12, 2010
your welcome
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