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30/30 Poetry Challenge (2017) Creative Writing Poetry

Day 21 – When A Writer Dies Young (blackout poem)

By on June 28, 2017

 

when a writer dies young
we mourn the work
that will never be
his masterpiece
a feat of fiction
gleaned from
an enormous talent
and countless chances

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30/30 Poetry Challenge (2017) Creative Writing Poetry

Day 17 – Build Love Like Muscle

By on June 8, 2017

 

we build love like muscle –
slow, steady, and with ever-increasing strength

it’s the repetition of us:

the breaking of bread
and the homemaking of a…

30/30 Poetry Challenge (2017) Creative Writing Poetry

Day 12 – Man, Note to Self

By on May 28, 2017

 

Man, you are worth more
than the number of times
your bones can break
before you’re told
there is no more
work for you.

Man, your…

30/30 Poetry Challenge (2016) Creative Writing Poetry Uncategorized

Day 25 – Learning to Be

By on April 28, 2016
"You were born poor enough to be blessed with hustle, sure, but you do not deserve the luxury of days off."
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To The Rich White Frat Boys I’ve Been Mistaken For

By on August 19, 2015
"all things have been given to you since conception, / and appeasement never seems to sate little tyrants."
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