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Published & Contest Winning Poetry

  • June 29, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Mary Rose Fair 18688 5

    Elephants

    "Winner of the Open Community Poetry Contest for the period April 1 - June 30, 2017. See commentary below."-Ed.

    "Scientists have long considered the ability to recognize oneself in a mirror to be an index of high cognitive ability...there is every reason to suspect that elephants may be capable of far more complex cognition than is currently…
  • June 22, 2017 Published & Contest Winning Poems Joey Turner 18820 2

    Ants.

    "Runner-up of the Open Community Poetry Contest for the period April 1 - June 30, 2017."-Ed.

    A branch’s charcoal shadow
    cast by an evening sun
    traces a single line of trifling ants
    following in file under an oak’s shade
    avoiding the rays, scurrying;

Community Poetry

  • Aug 11, 2019

    Choked for you

    There is nothing like a choked up pipe
    When you cannot get a thing through
    All clogged
    Everything sewered
    Seems time grew
  • Aug 10, 2019

    Land of the unrisen sun

    A twisted soul
    And a wounded mind
    Cannot do justice to valour and wine
  • Jul 24, 2019

    The Decal Of Valour

    Community Poetry Jacob Madonsela 63
    Discretion is the better part of valour foretelling
    That forging the brazen impudence of fickle skirmishes
  • Jul 23, 2019

    You Were

    Community Poetry Sophia Nagy-Rizzuto 100
    You circled me.
    I spun and spun.
    You caught me.
    I played the game,
    While you named the rules.

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Published & Contest Winning Prose

  • March 10, 2010 Published & Contest Winning Prose Neil Donnelly 46761 5

    Fogtown: A Musical

    Again the dusk has filled this town with fog a sight I've grown accustomed to; odd shapes and silhouettes become dancers and these cracked calloused streets have become their stage. As they dance a bullfrog belches in the background a light wind rustles…

Community Prose

  • Jul 28, 2019

    A dash of pink

    Community Prose Lynn 35
    And so they say that pink is not okay and you wander and wonder of the plight of those who sway and say, "What's pink got to say?" These…
  • May 12, 2019

    Have you ever wondered...

    Community Prose Lynn 64
    My life is a collection of playful episodes.
    I feel this urge to write this down. Often times i just drift in and out of reality.
  • Nov 16, 2018

    Shut

    Community Prose Lynn 562
    Tiny footsteps could be heard clamouring up the narrow, winding stairway. Beaten once again. Beads of perspiration covered her battled…
  • Oct 16, 2018

    Take a dive

    Community Prose Lynn 628
    Life is as plain as you can get. Everything set like food laid on a plate. You know from the order what you want but often times, you can…

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