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XCIX - Ontology of Failure

What does it mean for a life to be a success or failure?

lets look at success. Success can be in two flavors. Objective success, this person lived life well. 311 more words


the house

I had a dream, it held the entire world inside

I felt the wind, I saw the heavy grey clouds and knew that within them was rain… 204 more words


Abandoned Heart

You send me love letters, but they never arrive.

You call me on my number, but the phone never rings.

You knock at my door, but no one is ever at home. 134 more words


You have to decide to let go

I know it is true. That God is always there. That He will lead me through the valley of death. That there will be a moment in my life that I am able to say: He turned my mourning into dancing. 861 more words



I am a master of disguise…

behind sapphire eyes and rosy gloss
I hide a twisted loss,
laconic and undeserved
that other face…
so very well-preserved.
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❦Free Verse Poetry❦

Read Michelangelo's Poem of Despair About Painting the Sistine Chapel

Michelangelo (1475-1564) was not only sensitive to criticism and bore some questionable quirks (as has been documented in these posts), but he revealed himself to have at least one thing in common with every person reading this: sometimes he got stuck with a job that he just didn’t want to do. 390 more words


What the World Would be like if NaNoWriMo Didn’t Exist

Bookish (and not so Bookish) Thoughts, hosted by Bookishly Boisterous, is a chance for book bloggers to dabble in areas besides books (but those are welcome too). 495 more words