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Half Marathon Man

Half Marathon Man   Adlai Stevenson was a distinguished statesman and two-time Democratic presidential nominee. He lost the 1952 and 1956 presidential elections to the popular war hero Dwight D. Eisenhower. He mounted a third attempt to secure the Democratic…
Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

Falling in lust with this man, his broad shoulders and strong arms. His cocky grin and subtly arrogant jokes. All-encompassing the physical ideal she was searching for. Could it be she finally found a man who could help her?
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Pag-Uwi

Hindi ko alam, basta ang sabi 'wag na sa bahay dumeretso. Lahat ng gamit ko nasa mga Nanay na. Pa'no na sila, ang mga bata. Hindi ko din alam. Tsaka na lang pag-uspaan.
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Silent Killers

Silent Killers   She sighs As starless skies Dull, bleak and faded like soot with humid air Close in on her Blinding fog Which Smells of burnt autumn leaves… Chokes Songs of spring Haunt like Memories of yore Each time…
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Ocean Restoration

Ocean Restoration   The only hit I have ever welcomed was the slap of a wave First, my ankles and then my thighs Shocked by the coolness yet I welcome it again and again When my waist is consumed and…
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The Fourteenth Child

This girl and I looked nothing alike. Her face freckled, auburn hair askew, and a casual stance with feet planted wide as if ready to sprint in either direction should the need arise.
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If You Wished

Gleams of a forgotten wish bring light Some reminiscent dull memories appear Though faded with time's constant jilt But yet Unmarred and indestructible
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Shoppers for a Dress

Shoppers for a Dress   Have you ever been to a mall of ideas; a place where you try out themes not dresses? The dressing rooms have emails for padlocks with editors for mirrors and rejections for sizes! We are…
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Stifled by Sadness

If only I can be taken back to the good old days, the days where you have to discover the world by touching, smelling, seeing and it will be your world no boundaries, imagination is the limit.
The Void

The Void

Nothing is more depressing than the feeling of emptiness. Letting the void consume you whole, is a missed shot, entirely.