Our Hearts

Our Hearts

Our Hearts is a poem written and shared by John Krux to The Ugly Writers under the theme After The Storm for the month of June.   Our Hearts   And now, after countless memories, heartbreaks, and tears, the only…

Black and Blue

Sometimes in life loss internally is beyond self-pity and regret. Sometimes it is when you fail to see what others are eagerly and vigilantly working towards destroying in you.
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Selfish Love

The fact that I never cared scared me the most, The reality of my fears started with an I want you. What must you mean? I’m 6 ft above ground I should feel something right? My hands feel like I…

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Let go and walk away

You have walked away many times, even ran away from every bad decision, leaving this one behind will surely ease off the burden from your shoulders and most especially your heart.
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Blindfolded love

I believe that when people used to close their eyes And see who they really are within them That was the time when they started to shine. And begins to love... the purest love of loving themselves.
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Stereotype

Through the years, we have been branded by our religious views, gender preference, skin color and body shape. We create standards for each other to be socially acceptable.

The Choices of Ignorance Part 2 of 2

When we do that, then we start Looking for alternatives and create them ourselves if need be. So there is always a choice. Just not choices we remember. Of course, in most cases, choosing that which we don't know, is a choice we don't want to make. It is typically an unpleasant choice. But it is a choice nonetheless.

The Choices of Ignorance Part 1 of 2

She set about being loved by important people, even by a president. But still, she was not happy. And when she realized that she had fulfilled all her ambitions, that she was loved by everyone, was loved by important people and she still was not happy, she realized...

You’re Beautiful

If given a chance to look like somebody, who would he/she be? You may never look like him or her, but let me tell you that it’s okay. You look like yourself, and that is wonderful. That’s what makes YOUnique.…

Peace

If there is one thing one could be thankful for, it would be to live peacefully. Nothing would be as pleasant as mere veracity to one’s peacefulness. If I could choose how to live life, it would be a peaceful…