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Is Compassion a Weakness or a Strength?

I find myself wondering this as the sting of a recent betrayal is fresh in mind.

I am a very compationate person. I always have been from the time I was a child. 289 more words


Your hands seemed always too small

To crush between them

Like indigo dust

The entirety of my heart

Turned to chalk

Yet so you did… 490 more words


Blue Phoenix E21 (Conclusion): ...And The Walls Came Tumbling Down.

Akudo took another look at her ensemble, then nodded to herself.

The first time she was meeting Edozie’s mother, she was a bundle of nerves. She had fallen hopelessly in love with Edozie, and could see herself with no one else. 6,193 more words



You thought they’d support you.
Atleast they’re supposed to.
But you hear them whisper and laugh
As they watch you stand the gaff.

What a pity now they’re not there. 82 more words

Scary Creatures, Scarier Humans

Sometimes the humans are just as threatening as the creatures.

This chilling sci-fi horror story brings together Tuck Drake, who woke up from a 400 year stasis and realized he was one of the only non-mutated human survivors on his ship, and Laura Cruz, a hacker aboard a ship which just crashed into Tuck’s. 164 more words


Why I never crave for credit!

A few years ago, when I was a kid, I had a huge fascination and interest for Mathematics. I remember in the fourth grade, when others were busy perfecting their addition and subtraction skills, my friend and I were busy working on a lot of advanced stuff. 353 more words


Scarlet Letter

Stones in my hands
Coals for eyes
Back ramrod straight
Cardboard shoulders

Stockings run
Bloody knees
‘Neath a skirt torn

Heft the weight
Breathe deep… 127 more words