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A New Me

My head was in my hands because I ruthlessly pursued a friendship and a dream.  I guess my intensity and fussiness bothers people.  But I cannot stop.   139 more words

What even is writing

I enter this hypothetical space and ask the question.

“What does writing want?”

It echoes off the walls pathetically. Everything’s white. The walls, the floor, the lights. 342 more words


Walt Whitman

Lilac and star and bird twined with the chant of my soul,
there in the fragrant pines and the cedars dusk and dim.

—Walt Whitman, from “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d,” … 6 more words


Steve Roggenbuck Awakens to Another Amazing Day in this Unbelievable Universe

Steve Roggenbuck woke up earlier this morning to yet another amazing and spiritually-revelatory day in this incredible universe, sources close to the poet said.

“I would never want to leave this existence, because it’s got friggin’ TREES in it,” Roggenbuck reportedly said immediately upon waking. 154 more words

The Sun Shines Today Also.

In the 1800’s Ralph Waldo Emerson wrote “Self Reliance” as a testament to the importance of trusting yourself. He stated that in each man, a true genius exists – but in order to unleash this true genius – the man must believe in his own thought. 219 more words