Factober

A lot of poets too live on the margins of social acceptance, they certainly aren't in it for the money. William Blake - only his first book was legitimately published.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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I'm not a princess but Ryan is a knight, he just belongs to someone else.

I'm not a princess but Ryan is a knight, he just belongs to someone else.
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I am utterly struck how, 300 years after his execution, Christianity became

I am utterly struck how, 300 years after his execution, Christianity became the official religion of the Roman Empire.
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When people break off relationships, they break them both from the outside

When people break off relationships, they break them both from the outside and from within. The external spoils because of circumstances, but the inner [inside] must not spoil.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

That was a good mark in Latin, and I am pleased with your steady improvemen

That was a good mark in Latin, and I am pleased with your steady improvement in it.
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We can ignore reality, but we cannot ignore the consequences of ignoring re

We can ignore reality, but we cannot ignore the consequences of ignoring reality.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Veganism is about nonviolence. It is about not engaging in harm to other se

Veganism is about nonviolence. It is about not engaging in harm to other sentient beings; to oneself; and to the environment upon which all beings depend for life. In my view, the animal rights movement is, at its core, a movement about ending violence to
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

If you get NO as an answer, remember, N.O means "Next Opportunity".

If you get NO as an answer, remember, N.O means "Next Opportunity".
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

I knew from experience that no matter how much you turn things in your head

I knew from experience that no matter how much you turn things in your head, trying to make sense of them, some people just defy all logic.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Really, weren't these facts just placeholders until the long view could rea

Really, weren't these facts just placeholders until the long view could really assert itself?
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Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.

Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

There isn't an amount of money you could offer me to do reality TV. I would

There isn't an amount of money you could offer me to do reality TV. I would rather get my job back on the building site. Or I could own a construction business. Maybe I could retire to my house in Long Island and take up painting, like Captain Beefheart.
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Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.

Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago