An Evening With Dan Levy

The University of Iowa Lecture Series proudly hosted An Evening With Dan Levy via Zoom on Friday evening, April 9th, 2021. Advertised as a free offering online, 96,000 people expressed interest prior to the event. The servers crashed throughout the first 15 minutes, which not only delayed the evening but left many Lecture Series hopefuls discouraged and unable to tune in.
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Shadows of Mystery

Shadows of Mystery is a poem written by Shareyld de Guia and shared with The Ugly Writers under the theme The Games We Play for the month of April.   Shadows of Mystery   I have two faces but with…

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You know it's crazy to think that I am allowing myself to get hurt while I have the chance to live. Cause I am waiting for a simple confirmation that there is no chance between us and that my part on your story is over.
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Drake's heart shattered into pieces. He even saw Jade receiving money from Lance. It's heartbreaking to know that he realized Jade's importance to him too late, but what broke him the most was he was played with by Jade.
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The Word Sorry Is Not Enough

You can disappoint others and most especially yourself, The guilt is within you and it can be the reason to stop being motivated by the passion you have. You blame yourself for making mistakes over and over again. You think of your not really on this path, Like you just trying to fit in.
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One day, you'll realize You lost the opportunity to seize A triumphant player you antagonize.