Factober

I started out as a writer. Poetry and prose and also kind of satirical David Sedaris-esque stuff.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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The achievement is appreciation. Your ability to be surprised and awed by b

The achievement is appreciation. Your ability to be surprised and awed by beauty!
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

In my heaven sweet melodies of the skies ripple pool of the sea playing swe

In my heaven sweet melodies of the skies ripple pool of the sea playing sweet song to me, sharing tales of the past, blending with mine as mirage, painting new...I breathe in, am in love and alive...
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

...when I thought he loved me, when I thought we were joined not just for b

...when I thought he loved me, when I thought we were joined not just for breath’s time, but for the long continuance, the hard candies of femur and stone, the fastnesses.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

Smiling is powerful. Smiling at your problems make you a powerful person.

Smiling is powerful. Smiling at your problems make you a powerful person.
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It's only life. We all get through it.

It's only life. We all get through it.
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When enough people understand reality, tyrants can literally be ignored out

When enough people understand reality, tyrants can literally be ignored out of existence. They can't ever be voted out of existence.
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Trapped, cutting herself against the jagged edges of her emotions, she was

Trapped, cutting herself against the jagged edges of her emotions, she was a prisoner of her own spirit.
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There has been more bloodshed in the name of God than for any other cause.

There has been more bloodshed in the name of God than for any other cause. And it is all because people never attempt to reach the fountain-head. They are content only to comply with the customs of their forefathers, and want others to do the same.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

An orphan's curse would drag to hell A spirit from on high; But oh! more ho

An orphan's curse would drag to hell A spirit from on high; But oh! more horrible than that Is the curse in a dead man's eye! Seven days, seven nights, I saw that curse, And yet I could not die.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

To know a man’s secrets is to discover his weakness, and thus control his w

To know a man’s secrets is to discover his weakness, and thus control his will
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I knew that I would know more dead people. The bodies pile up. Could there

I knew that I would know more dead people. The bodies pile up. Could there be a space in my memory for each of them, or would I forget a little of Alaska every day for the rest of my life?
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To conceal an action is deceit. Even the husband is not aware of the deceit

To conceal an action is deceit. Even the husband is not aware of the deceit [by wife]. Lying is also deceit.
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