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My head is cold and heavy, and I rest it on the little ledge that runs along the length of my bedroom window. Beyond the building that faces me, I can see a constellation of blinking red lights, patient and eternal atop the hospital compound. 326 more words


Friday Fiction - Some Tough Decisions

Welcome to Friday Fiction, my weekly fiction post and link-up. Thanks to all those who dropped by last week to read and add their own work. 1,081 more words


You're the pot I'm the kettle

Blacktea Blues

Black Forever onto

the step of my rope

One whiff

If it all

One sniff of glue

I just got to you

Black velvet underground… 345 more words

Creative Writing


Life has no formal promises.
The past has gone by in time.
The future is likely to happen.

The certainty of life is current.
The present is yours to keep, 39 more words


What I was

I am not my mind anymore

I am not my mind anymore

My mind is gone all mushy

If I am not what I did… 73 more words


Knowing You're Flawed

Hello Beautiful Thinkers,

Everyone I know is self-conscious about something, it’s just human nature. Write a poem about the thing you view as your biggest flaw. 60 more words

The Boy In The Heart Shades

Do, But Don't

Don’t break my heart, but break my heart,
because I can’t live without you.

I would rather have a broken heart,
then to never have experienced love with you. 184 more words

Shannon Stapleton