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I Love You

There are endless reasons why I love you,
But I’ll make it short to name a few.
I love how excited when you see a friend, 168 more words

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Meet our authors: Andrew Schleihauf!

Andy Schleihuf, writer.

It’s such a bohemian thing to be, a writer. The romanticism of sitting with a cigarette and a whisky, surrounded by ancient books and feverishly scribbling down profound thoughts and ideas. 135 more words

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Stumbling Upon Sylvia

While perusing for books in the library, I spotted a large volume entitled The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath, 1950-1962. In the few moments I took to scan the 700-plus-page book, I felt like I peered into the troubled soul of the confessional poet and author of the novel… 115 more words

Leaves scattered

Waiting on the outcome

of a gruelling interview

in tie too tight

and suit too stifling

the clear sky hammered

heat fuelling doubt blossoming

like blood on white silk… 102 more words

Poems

Sitting

The lily of the field grows

smaller amongst the velvet blades

As distant light overwhelms

the shade under her leaves

slowly fades

I am laying in the dirt again… 13 more words

Poetry

Draught

Let the witches summon Ceridwen

to brew for me

the remedy

because I cannot absorb

enough poesy

to find

myself

the cure.

Writing

The Circumstance

Coffee, whiskey, the bad tastes in your mouth,
I would have listened to you mumble or bah
For as long as sense could claw through the crowd… 198 more words