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365 days, 365 short stories – 1/7/18-1/13/18

As I continue my effort to read 365 short stories in ’18, I find that I’m really enjoying it and that it isn’t as difficult as I was afraid it was going to be. 253 more words

Arthur Conan Doyle

Down at the Docks

I was once a casual longshoreman. I worked at the docks in Wilmington, San Pedro. I worked among giant ships that camped on the Pacific Ocean and waited for their… 295 more words

Creative Writing


there is a loneliness in this world so great

through clods of stone

                                           one inch,

strangers with faces like…

through clods of earth

                                     to the left, 100 more words

Found Poem

Here's where to find the best coffee in Johannesburg: Father Coffee

There’s a Charles Bukowski quote that goes “We don’t even ask (for) happiness. Just a little less pain.” And that’s really all I ever ask for. 227 more words

Speciality Coffee

Oceano Avenue

Just above the shore by the City College is a downhill slope called Oceano, where the students scuttle like insects through the fading light of the burning sun; 311 more words

Creative Writing

Bluebird (Charles Bukowski)

There’s a bluebird in my heart that
wants to get out
but I’m too tough for him,
I say, stay in there, I’m not going… 179 more words

Personal Development