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Joined 03-19-17, id: 1084695, Profile Updated: 09-23-17
Author has written 151 stories for Humor, Love, Friendship, General, Life, General, Song, Nature, Work, and Romance.

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I've posted quite a lot of poems (limericks, emotional ones that rhyme, etc) and song lyrics, so my stories tend to get buried. I've listed my stories below so people looking for those can find them more easily. They are arranged from oldest to newest - top to bottom. :)

The Three Gardens - Short Story (General)
Teary Eyes and Long Goodbyes - Short Story (Romance)
The Man and the Manservant - Short Story (Romance)
She Loved Him So Much - Flash Fiction (Romance)
Suppressed Admiration - Flash Fiction (General - Hurt/Comfort)
Reparations Received - Flash Fiction (Romance)
Imprudently Discreet - Flash Fiction (Romance)
Endearingly Declined - Flash Fiction (Romance)
Holding to Hope - Flash Fiction (Romance)
Because She Was Quiet - Flash Fiction (Romance)
Sentiments Undisclosed - Flash Fiction (Romance)

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The Pianist by Raging Glow-worm reviews
A poem describing a pianist playing.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 92 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/24/2017 - Complete
Why? by Raging Glow-worm reviews
A poem with a question and a moral.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 57 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 3/18/2017 - Complete
Seashore by Raging Glow-worm reviews
An ocean poem.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 42 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/4/2017
Words are Like a Caged Lion by Raging Glow-worm reviews
A poem about being afraid to speak.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 2/17/2017 - Complete
Too Much by Raging Glow-worm reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 55 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/4/2017 - Complete
Yellow Moon by Raging Glow-worm reviews
Just another random poetical piece. Interpretation is up to the reader.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 41 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 2/3/2017
Hole by Raging Glow-worm reviews
A poem about lying.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 64 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/29/2017 - Complete
Contentment by Raging Glow-worm reviews
A poem about... You guessed it! Contentment!
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 56 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/20/2016 - Complete
Snow by Raging Glow-worm reviews
Just a random poetic piece that popped into my head.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 15 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/8/2016 - Complete
Apple Peel by Nuttogreen reviews
A childhood moment captured in time.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 110 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 2 - Published: 4/22/2014 - Complete
Spring by Nuttogreen reviews
A short poem about Spring.
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 66 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/22/2013
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Be Nice - Poem
A short poem about comment sections.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 135 - Published: 9/8/2017 - Complete
Hiding from the World - Poem
You hide within your confines, Willfully draw lines in the sand, You say you have your own mind, But break your own rules again and again...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 90 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/3/2017 - Complete
The Dawn - Poem
A short poem about brimming with joy after a dark period filled with dreadful trials has been overcome.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Published: 9/2/2017 - Complete
Bland and Faded - Poem reviews
Sometimes things change around you... they fade... they darken... and it hurts.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 117 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/2/2017 - Complete
They Care - Poem
It hurts... But you don't want anyone to know...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 132 - Published: 9/1/2017 - Complete
Your Answer - Poem
You love them so much... But once you tell them what will they say?
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 162 - Published: 9/1/2017 - Complete
What Came Before - Poem
Trails treacherous trod in triumph, Majestic monuments commanding silence, People paused with poise and dignity, Reflecting in awe on their long proud history...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 79 - Published: 9/1/2017 - Complete
Speak - Poem reviews
A simple, short, rhyming poem about how ideas often stay in the mind for the lack of effort taken to bother speaking up about them.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 41 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/1/2017 - Complete
A Gaze Heartfelt - Poem
A poem that describe that 'heartfelt look' in someone's eyes when their gaze falls upon their beloved.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 71 - Published: 8/31/2017 - Complete
Perfectly Imbalanced - Poem reviews
Your focus on the math, It seems you are unworthy, You're always giving less than half, And so that's why you feel so sorry...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 229 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/30/2017 - Complete
Inevitable Courage - Poem
You want to tell them how you feel... How you wish you could be more to one another... But it all just seems like a crazy, beautiful dream that could never come true...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 165 - Published: 8/30/2017 - Complete
Torn Away - Poem
A tickling sensation, I trace a teardrop as it trickles, My laugh is one without elation, I never thought that life could be so fickle...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 56 - Published: 8/29/2017 - Complete
Impending Farewell - Poem
The sadness you feel when a loved one prepares to leave for a long time.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 36 - Published: 8/29/2017 - Complete
Words that Bite - Poem
I'm trying to shut you out, But it's just so hard not to hear, Your whisper becomes a shout, As soon as its sound reaches my ears...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 139 - Published: 8/29/2017 - Complete
Everything that is You - Poem
A simple poem about listening to a loved one.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 58 - Published: 8/26/2017 - Complete
Words Unspoken - Poem reviews
Through your kindness I learned life that could be cruel, Was is it too much to hope that you would also love me too?...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/26/2017 - Complete
Precious Moments - Poem
The world is silent, Still, Unmoved, Enrapt in quiet, So soft and smooth...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
Irresistibly
You think you're independent, You think that you are free, But unlike how you intended, Your fate has tied tightly to me...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 54 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
Tables Turned - Poem
Such sad sounds pierce the silence, Cut to the quick I am undone, Whoever caused this is a tyrant! What is it? Please tell me what's wrong!
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 59 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
Overlooked and Ignored - Poem
You speak, But you never stop to listen, You know, But never let me make suggestions...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 44 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
Relent, Release - Poem
Tears that fall unseen, A heart that barely beats, The reasons sought illude your grasp, But you can't fix what's broken, And you can't change the past...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 195 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
The Perilous Path - Poem
In your ears, voices are ringing, And the path ahead's unsure, Your journey is just beginning, You've only passed through the first door...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Adventure - Chapters: 1 - Words: 127 - Published: 8/25/2017 - Complete
On the Verge - Poem
I feel as though I could endure any sort hardship, If only this ache were gone and my emptiness were filled, I do my best but at my core I am lethargic, Everything's the same; I need a change; a little thrill...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 114 - Published: 8/24/2017 - Complete
Soothing Solitude - Poem reviews
A short rhyming poem about the relief that comes with a reprieve from all else, just taking in the beauty of nature.
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 63 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/24/2017
Heaven and Earth - Poem reviews
Your absence causes me such sorrow, 'Tis the most painful agony, Every single day I ardently wish it were tomorrow, In the hopes that it'll bring you closer to me...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 92 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/23/2017 - Complete
Incommunicable Connection - Poem
How can this be happiness? And how can this be joy? Those words are so inadequate, The feelings just can't be described...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 124 - Published: 8/22/2017 - Complete
Only You See - Poem
You with your eyes like a focused lens, I try to act cool, but you immediately know it's just pretend, Why do you see what no one else sees? Why do you say what no else says? We haven't known each other long, But you already know a me that no one else does...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 225 - Published: 8/22/2017 - Complete
The Part that Stays - Poem reviews
I cry out tears I thought were already spent, Reciting rules to myself I have already bent, I know I need to pull away, But doing so makes me feel pain...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 158 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/21/2017 - Complete
Refused, Unpursued - Poem
I fell quickly, You fell silent, I grew angry, You grew quiet, I was as a child - immature, sincere... While you were polite, tactful, yet clear...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 195 - Published: 8/20/2017 - Complete
Wonder Filled - Poem
Prism rays rainbows, Lighting so pleasant, perfect, bright... Warmth tranquil tickling tip toes, Sweetest and unbridled dear delight...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 70 - Published: 8/18/2017 - Complete
Missing and Wishing - Poem
How sad it is that oftentimes one only truly realizes how much something really means... once it is gone.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 133 - Published: 8/17/2017 - Complete
Unworthy and Ashamed - Poem reviews
Your eyes that look to me, Are filled with sympathy, Oh how I wish you'd turn away... For the person you now see, Truly deserves this misery, This is the price that I must pay...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 258 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/16/2017 - Complete
Come Back to Me - Song Lyrics
I try to gather your traces, Into a coherent thought, To explain how this life you embraced is slowly falling apart... My soul had been empty, And I had felt so alone... Why did you ever come to me if you were only going to be gone?...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 254 - Published: 8/14/2017 - Complete
Gracefully Given - Poem
A rhyming poem about how one person's influence can alter another being's forever.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 357 - Published: 8/14/2017 - Complete
Sentiments Undisclosed - Flash Fiction
A proposal refused, a stolen kiss, and more going on beneath the surface than she was willing to admit...
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 546 - Published: 8/12/2017 - Complete
A Heart Held Back - Poem reviews
A short rhyming poem about restrained devotion toward someone very dearly loved.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 77 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/12/2017 - Complete
Colorful Candy - Poem
Like mango tang, Such a refreshingly relieving sweetness, My taste buds sang, Upon first tasting such uniqueness...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 230 - Published: 8/11/2017 - Complete
Imaginary Journeys - Poem reviews
A short rhyming poem about imagination.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 42 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/10/2017 - Complete
Changed Ways - Poem
A rhyming poem wherein an ex-bully looks back on his past actions with regret, comparing his current and past mentalities and reflecting on what he has learned and how it has changed him.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 241 - Published: 8/9/2017 - Complete
Because She Was Quiet - Flash Fiction reviews
She liked him, but how on Earth could he like her when she was always so quiet?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 315 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/6/2017 - Complete
Holding to Hope - Flash Fiction
She taught herself to avoid hoping he would return her feelings. She admitted it freely. But perhaps the situation was not as dismal as she had imagined.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 446 - Published: 8/5/2017 - Complete
In a World Anew - Free Verse Poem
Desolate, empty, and unsatisfied, Nearly your every waking moment, You find yourself wishing you were a child again, No longer plagued by such alien desires...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 147 - Published: 8/4/2017 - Complete
Endearingly Declined - Flash Fiction reviews
A lady loves a gentleman very much. But just why can he not accept her heart? What on Earth does she lack?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 659 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/4/2017 - Complete
Completed by You - Poem
You make me so happy, You replace my every pain with purest joy, I have you, and you have me, Even in the chaos; that gives me a peace that none can destroy...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 106 - Published: 8/3/2017 - Complete
Imprudently Discreet - Flash Fiction
He loved her dearly, more than anyone or anything... so he had to know... What was the reason for her distress?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 951 - Published: 8/1/2017
Reparations Received - Flash Fiction reviews
She couldn't hold the emotion back anymore. She just wanted to get away! But did she really think that she'd be crying alone?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 516 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/30/2017
Ballerina - Poem reviews
The airy wispy flow of chiffon, A twist, a twirl, a whirl, In a world melodious upon, A shiny marble floor...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/30/2017 - Complete
Sympathetic Silence - Poem reviews
Incoherent babblings, Half sentences uttered - barely formed, Distorted by distress, Cries painfully bemoaned...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 69 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/29/2017 - Complete
Fanciful Limericks Volume 5 reviews
Seven original limericks on various subjects from a dieting pirate, to a seal who wants to drive, to a tourist who can't read maps, to the laundryman on a mission to the grocery store!
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 265 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/29/2017 - Complete
Fanciful Limericks Volume 4 reviews
Seven original limericks on various subjects: a competitive flamingo, a wise old detective, a lonely chicken...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 276 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/28/2017 - Complete
Fanciful Limericks Volume 3 reviews
Seven original limericks about anything from an elephant to a penguin to a hippo to a Jello lover.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 256 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/27/2017 - Complete
The Culmination of Secret Sorrows - Poem
My voice is fading away, But my soft whisper is urgent, Please don't just hear what I say, I really need you to listen...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 363 - Published: 7/26/2017 - Complete
Fanciful Limericks Volume 2 reviews
Seven original limericks on various subjects from giraffes to people to jewelry.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 263 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/25/2017 - Complete
Fanciful Limericks Volume 1 reviews
Seven limericks about varying subjects from animals, to a prince, to a fortress enshrouded by woods.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 246 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/24/2017 - Complete
Empathetic Encounter - Poem
Have you ever happened upon a stranger who was crying and wanted to help?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 215 - Published: 7/24/2017 - Complete
Wonderous Written Word - Free Verse Poem
Ink on a page, A message that reaches through time and space, And touches someone else's heart, Far, far away...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 74 - Published: 7/23/2017 - Complete
The Budding Artist - Poem reviews
A rhyming plea from a budding artist to those who criticize harshly.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 439 - Reviews: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 7/23/2017 - Complete
Friends Listen - Poem
You said it was unlikely, Then you assumed it was untrue, Yet you knew it was unlike me, To ever tell a lie to you...
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 150 - Published: 7/21/2017 - Complete
The Parting in the Path - Poem
You always spoke to me in riddles, Then claimed I couldn't understand, You had me wrapped around your finger, And when I objected you'd change hands...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Parody/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 270 - Published: 7/20/2017 - Complete
Soaring - Poem reviews
I'd gladly give away these wings to have your hand in mine, I'd happily remain on the ground; by your side for a lifetime...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 125 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/20/2017 - Complete
Unconsoled, Seeking Solace - Poem reviews
My heart shall never be the same, You've made your mark, You wrote your name, With your departure my soul's made wholly desolate, Like a garden in famine; nothing living remains in it...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 180 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/19/2017 - Complete
The Quiet One - Poem
An unassuming appearance, A polite and quiet manner, Let's you choose without interference, Trusts you to know just what most matters...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 120 - Published: 7/19/2017 - Complete
Discontented - Poem
No one knows my sorrow, For I hide it fast away, I tell myself things will change tomorrow, I've only to get through this one day...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 131 - Published: 7/19/2017 - Complete
All I Desire - Poem reviews
Your embers inflame my whole being, Your actions ignite an unquenchable fire, Impossible to describe what I'm feeling, This joy rising up in my heart when you smile...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 111 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/17/2017 - Complete
Suppressed Admiration - Flash Fiction
Just a short exchange between a gentleman and young lady.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 312 - Published: 7/17/2017 - Complete
She Loved Him So Much - Flash Fiction reviews
An insight into the feelings of a lady who loves a certain gentleman very, very much.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 240 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/14/2017 - Complete
In Bloom for You - Poem reviews
A scent so sweet and fragrant, And a touch conveying warmth, A beauty that is ageless, And a heart that feels like home...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 110 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/13/2017 - Complete
Soothed to the Soul - Poem reviews
Your eyes, your hair, your heartbeat...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 104 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/12/2017 - Complete
Nonsense! - Poem
I don't think you're unintelligent, I just don't quite yet understand, Why you believe what you believe, To me it just doesn't make sense...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 540 - Published: 7/12/2017 - Complete
Our Dance - Poem reviews
Hands touch, Steps are taken, The music bids us to make the most fluid, rhythmic movements...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/11/2017 - Complete
Irreplaceable - Poem reviews
My words fall short of the meaning, My heart wants to convey, You've been with me since the beginning, Right up until this very day, There are some things that cannot be expressed, And they can only be known if you've lived through them...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 310 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/9/2017 - Complete
Gone Forever - Poem
You spoke, But you never said it... You moved, But you never acted...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Published: 7/9/2017 - Complete
Seaside Sorrow - Poem
A sailor leaves his beloved, only to return and find that she has had to endure much pain in his absence. How will things resolve? And can things ever go back to the way they used to be?
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 413 - Published: 7/8/2017 - Complete
Mutual Misery - Poem
We were connected out of necessity, Our paths aligned, Our fates intertwined, And we were tied together haphazardly...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 280 - Published: 7/6/2017 - Complete
The Man and the Manservant - Short Story reviews
A gentleman has an argument with his wife over the dismissal of her dear friend their butler. Just how will things be resolved?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K+ - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,276 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/1/2017 - Complete
The Heart That Waits - Poem reviews
Seated in a corner, Her face is turned away, She mouths the words to a secret song, And smiles not knowing my eyes see...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 234 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/30/2017 - Complete
Wearied Warriors - Poem
A poem about pursuing dreams.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 142 - Published: 6/26/2017 - Complete
Nothing More to Say - Poem reviews
Fallen, Broken, Shattered...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 106 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/26/2017 - Complete
Tempered Tangent - Poem reviews
You're so often sad, Yet you make everybody happy, And people treat you bad, But still you only show them mercy...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 233 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/24/2017 - Complete
Dually Deceived - Poem reviews
What do you do when the person who means the world to you has a past? A dramatic narrative poem.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 427 - Reviews: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 6/24/2017 - Complete
Reckless - Poem reviews
A tyrant rises to power, but do they really get what they wanted? A poem that explores what it truly means to be strong.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 295 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/22/2017 - Complete
Teary Eyes and Long Goodbyes - Short Story reviews
Miss Rosa is leaving for Chicago and Mr. Tinsel has come to see her off. But just why is she so upset?
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,676 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/19/2017 - Complete
For Eternity - Poem
What has transpired within the realm of my heart? What invoked these desires? And When on Earth did they start?...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/18/2017 - Complete
My Hope - Poem
Transcendental; Warmth envelopes me both soul and heart... Accidental?; Or perhaps it was fated from before early start...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 109 - Published: 6/17/2017 - Complete
All That is Beautiful - Poem
Sunlight dances across the water, And rainbows ricochet, Pools distort pleasing reflections, As merry mists enshroud valleys...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 160 - Published: 6/16/2017 - Complete
The Stronger Voice - Poem reviews
Beautiful, Strong, And elegant... Never ceasing her song, For even the briefest of moments...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/13/2017 - Complete
Perfection Manifest - Poem
I love you simply, Honestly, And without reservation, Without ceremony or use of trickery, Without the need for further contemplation... I saw you, I memorized you, And now wish to accept you as you are, You may change but I will not, You are ever fixed inside my heart...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 411 - Published: 6/1/2017 - Complete
One Heart - Poem
Please do not love me, I will only give you pain, Even if you tell me plainly, That to you; I mean everything, I haven't the space in my life to hold you...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Published: 5/27/2017 - Complete
Passing Brilliance - Poem reviews
Thoughts swirl in radiant colors, Strings hum vibrating sounds, In my mind's eye my song's envisioned, I grasp each note, then write it down...
Poetry: Work - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 109 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/8/2017 - Complete
Sincere Reflections - Poem reviews
Lavender, jasmine, rose, and lilac... Peony, ebony; dark silk-soft curled back... Eyes of deep blue and a smile like the sun... The soft red of her cheeks; not a powder put on...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 142 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/4/2017 - Complete
How Long? - Song Lyrics
How long will you look away? Tell me, how long must I endure this pain? Yours is the only name etched on my heart, My love, my life, my shining star; My sight takes you in but leaves me with scars, Yet still you're everything to me...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 285 - Published: 5/3/2017 - Complete
Wanderer - Poem
A soul without form; Restless, Unfettered... You think you are free, But does freedom mean wandering forever?...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Published: 4/30/2017 - Complete
When Will I Wake? - Poem
The innermost parts of my soul have wounds, While the innermost thought in my heart is you... I seal my eyes to cease the flow, Of memories manifest in crystal glow...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 136 - Published: 4/28/2017 - Complete
Sunrise - Poem reviews
Every corner of my heart aches, And yearns for your touch to soothe, The brokenness, The hopelessness, The emptiness I am when I'm without you...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 106 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/28/2017 - Complete
Everything - Poem reviews
If you gave me a flower, I would've pressed it in a book...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 78 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/27/2017 - Complete
Beyond Compare - Poem reviews
I pull your note out of my pocket, And I unfold the parchment page, My eyes dance rhythmically through your words, Again and again; repeatedly...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 77 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/25/2017 - Complete
The Ocean - Poem reviews
Rippling waters like satin folds... Bend to the breeze that blows gentle... Like a whisper warm, waves wash ashore... And sands soft embraced; recede once more...
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 98 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/24/2017 - Complete
So Beautiful - Poem reviews
A grateful person reflects on the joy they feel upon waking and finding their beloved spouse next to them; for whatever painful things they may regret, they are happy because the one they love is with them.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 80 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/23/2017 - Complete
Affinity - Poem reviews
And even if I could forget, How our love came to be... I never would; the person I met... Who took that seat across from me
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 241 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/23/2017 - Complete
Never Fades - Poem reviews
Struck still, Flames ignite, Icy chill, Dark - cast out by light...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 90 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/20/2017 - Complete
Once - Poem reviews
Once I made a wish, That I could hold you for all time... Once I made a wish, That I'd be yours and you'd be mine...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 89 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/19/2017 - Complete
Say it First - Poem reviews
Actions adversarial, By unconscious patterns 'justified', More goes on beneath the surface, Than can be perceived by the eye...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 207 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/18/2017 - Complete
The Road to Redemption - Poem
Cruelly turned away, Almost affronted by your plea, Something between a vacant stare, And a glare of animosity...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 268 - Published: 4/17/2017 - Complete
For You - Poem reviews
I tirelessly seek the unreachable, Exhausted - I begin to fade away, Yet giving in would be unspeakable, So I persist in doing as they say...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 205 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/16/2017 - Complete
Whispering Breeze - Poem reviews
Weightlessly descending afloat in the air...
Poetry: Nature - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 36 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/14/2017 - Complete
How Precious You Are - Poem reviews
I aspire to see you every day with new eyes, That I may yet again feel my heart leap with joyful surprise; That someone as wondrous as you, and so lovely... With every choice you could choose, you decided to love me...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 139 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/6/2017 - Complete
You've Changed My Point of View - Song Lyrics reviews
Was looking at a picture, but the image was unclear, It wasn't what I'd figured, wasn't quite what it appeared, I thought I understood, thought I knew just what was right, But you turned it upside down, and that was when I realized...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 400 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
Think Again - Song Lyrics
A person expresses concern for their friend who insists on taking on too much to the degree of recklessness.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 224 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
When Will This Song Be Over? - Song Lyrics
A person who doesn't care much for a particular song wonders how much longer those around them are going to continue playing it.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 202 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
Someone Tell Me - Song Lyrics
This is from the point of view of someone who notices someone else's hidden hurts and wishes dearly that they could assist, but they just don't know how, or even if it's something within their own power to do... so they feel completely helpless, and are left wondering what good it does that they even feel empathy for this person at all if they can't even do anything to help them.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 256 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
Little Miss Understanding - Song Lyrics reviews
I envisioned this song being about a fellow who has a crush on a girl in high school, and she's really nice but... he's sort of a goofy guy and is not very good expressing himself so she keeps misunderstanding him - hence the title/main lyrics.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 355 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
From The Moment That I Lost You - Song Lyrics
This song is from the point of view of a person who only realizes (seemingly) too late that they dearly loved someone who went away. I'd like to think that they do meet again after, but for the duration of this song the first person sorrowfully reflects on their situation.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 344 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
How Can You Be So Calm! - Song Lyrics reviews
A song from the viewpoint of a person who has difficulty keeping calm, and they look up to a person who is very level-headed and capable.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 291 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
Waiting For You - Song Lyrics
A long woolen scarf, Wrapped a-round my throat, And my beating heart, Is steady and slow... A gulp of hot chocolate, Looking out through the glass, I can remember all of it, Almost as if no time passed...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 739 - Published: 4/5/2017 - Complete
London Morning - Song Lyrics reviews
It's a cold, wet, London morning, And the sun shines on the streets, In every byway there's a story, Unspoken by those you may meet... But if you listen closely, And you open up your eyes, There is a chance, maybe, perhaps, You'll see right through the day's disguise... With a mystery 'round every corner, And secrets lying unrevealed...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 246 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/4/2017 - Complete
A Friend by Your Side - Song Lyrics
In your most wounded moment, When you just can't see light... Know that a new door will open, With a friend by your side...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 292 - Published: 4/4/2017 - Complete
What Do I Even Want - Song Lyrics
A song about a couple who get to a point in life where their lives feel lacking some unnamed thing. Their relationship with each other is totally fine... it's just... something is missing from both their lives. Exactly what it is is and why they feel the need for it is open to personal interpretation.
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 389 - Published: 4/4/2017 - Complete
Keep the Secret Safe - Song Lyrics
When you're given an assignment, Or a secret note for you to read, After you have gone and memorized it, Then you must dispose of it quickly...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 737 - Published: 4/4/2017 - Complete
The Darkest Night - Poem reviews
Silence solemn fills the empty halls, And stillness envelopes one and all, Sturdy, burly, and carved of oak, On hinges brass, wood doors are closed, Carpet thick and deep and shag, Upon which not a soul will tread...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 310 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/3/2017 - Complete
Move On - Song Lyrics
What's gone is gone... What's gone is gone... But what has remained is forever... What's done is done... Move on... move on... It's not okay, but things are going to get better...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 330 - Published: 3/31/2017 - Complete
Don't Make Me Go - Song Lyrics
Are there tears in your eyes? Or are these only my own? How could you ask this of me? How can you do this to me... After all that's been said and done? We've been through so much, And it just can't end this way, All of the things that I tried to show, The things that you still don't know, That I have been trying to say...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 430 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Tongue Tied - Song Lyrics
I'm tongue tied, Trying to say "I.. like you", But I, keep losing the words... I'm tongue tied, And although I've tried, I just can't seem, to tell it her...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 267 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
You'll Take With You My Heart - Song Lyrics
A voice that trembles with each word, That the lips part to allow, And if I already knew for sure that you wanted to stay, It would make things so much easier right now... But as it is, one question, Remains hanging in the air, One that is yet to be posed, Inside my fear battles hope, Can I really ask you.. to stay here?...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 420 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
How Can You See Something Beautiful? - Song Lyrics
Oh, how can you see something beautiful?... When I just see what I always fail to be? Oh, how can you see something marvelous?... When the person who you're looking at.. is me?...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 969 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
My Redemption Song - Song Lyrics
Blinded by a motive, That wasn't really pure, My own heart had corroded, And the goal once clear was blurred, I tried my best to reach it, But as each day passed me by, I found myself one closer step, Not further but behind...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 576 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
If I Had a Time Machine - Song Lyrics
If I could heal all your hurts, If I could undo your pain, I'd offer you the right words, Right when you needed to hear them, If I could go back to before, We'd met, and all that had been, I'd make the way you walked more sure.. If I had a time machine...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 494 - Follows: 1 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Don't Believe Them - Song Lyrics
Is the faith that you'd instilled in me, So easily made lost? Did you really think that I didn't see, That I wouldn't stop to count the cost? You should know our bonds, though unspoken, Are ties that go too deep to break...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 728 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Cause We Are Perfect Together - Song Lyrics
The melody is different, But the lyrics are the same, The relationship long distance, Yet closer to my heart than anything, I tried my best to forget you, I told myself it was for the best, But every time I closed my eyes, The memories just resurfaced...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 348 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Why Am I? - Song Lyrics
Why am I saving broken pieces? Why am I bringing up the past? They say that in time, all the pain eases... But all the more, I want you back...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 334 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Without Losing Everything - Song Lyrics
I didn't mean to love you, When we had always been at odds, I had always thought that when I found the one, They would be a person like I was... (The idea behind this song was something along the lines of there being a man who was part of some kind of nefarious plot that required him to become a confidant of a princess... which he succeeds in doing, but then he falls for her.)
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 739 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
All Alone Here Without You - Song Lyrics
I've tried so hard, but I have failed you, And now it all comes down to this, This moment in time, when you are no longer blind, To all of my broken promises...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 349 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Mirage - Song Lyrics
Was it ever tangible, attainable, And something I could grasp? Something takeable, gainable, That I was once meant to have had? But that time passed, Leaving me with nothing more, Save this hole inside my soul, Where you were meant to be?...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 501 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
It's Better Me Than You - Song Lyrics
This world is full of selfish people, Cruel words, that inflict hurt, And unspeakable evils, But in the midst of darkness, There is a bright and shining light, Instead of "better you than me", And heartless apathy, There is a warmth within this life...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 446 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
We Are a Family - Song Lyrics
(Inspired by MLP:FiM episode - The Last Roundup) You got excited and a little carried away, And before you knew it, events came into play, You made a promise that you couldn't keep, But why would you just leave? Please don't go away, Don't give up on everything so e-ea-sil-y...
Poetry: Song - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 538 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
The Three Gardens - Short Story
Three elderly cottage-dwelling gentleman enjoy tending to their own unique gardens... but when the unhappy man comes to the meadow for vacation, just how will they each handle his unsolicited criticisms in regard to their shared hobby?
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,215 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Unrequited - Poem
I feel an embrace, But its warmth is so unlike yours, A hot drink in my hand, Yet drinking won't quench my thirst, An emptiness lingers, Even with so much that's full...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 410 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
A Fantasy - Poem reviews
So many moments converge into another in time, When a promise was fulfilled and you became mine...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 220 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Home - Poem
Soft, quiet, tranquil, In this moment, Ever thankful...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 54 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Meant to Be - Poem
Hands that were meant to be healing are hurting, Eyes that were meant to see beauty see flaws, Hearts that were meant to be beating are breaking, And minds that were meant to be thinking are not...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 430 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Despair in the Downpour - Poem
A translucent shield only light can pierce, Dripping droplets pitter pattering so fierce, The ripples roll off the curvature and fall, Like boundless buckets flowing constant, pressing hard...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 276 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Lovers in the Breeze - Poem
Soft lights and a breeze that is so free, The world is musical and it bids you dance with me, Reddish auburn hues, golden sun, and earthy greens, Like two leaves in the wind, twirling, whirling, whispering...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 140 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
A Shattered Soul - Poem
Waves crash upon a milk white shore, The breeze is warm and fresh, Sparkless eyes stare up at the skies, Longing to forget...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 77 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
In That Moment - Poem
Tears fall like raindrops from a dark, angry sky... Relentless, unstopping, coinciding with cries, Why do we hide our tears? Is it pride? Is it fear? They say no one wants to suffer alone, And yet I keep choosing this road, In the hope that my weakness is not revealed...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 250 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
The Purpose in It All - Poem
What am I lacking? What don't I have? It feels insufficient to stay as I am, Like a book lying empty with pages yet to be filled...
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 120 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Changing Love - Poem
Yesterday's love is the same as today's, And though it is changing it remains still the same, Each day it is different, but one thing is true, That my changing heart, will be ever faithful to you...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 129 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
If Sorry Solved Everything - Poem
Oh what a perfect world we'd live in, If 'I forgive you' were always their answer, And if guilt and hurt would just disappear, As soon as those few words were uttered...
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 60 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
The Hug - Poem
I asked my friend for a hug, But she said to go away, I asked another, but he said, That he was too busy...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 49 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
No Sense - Poem reviews
Too sleepy to sleep, Too hyper to run, Too tired to get up, And go lie down...
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 39 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
A True Friend - Poem
To be the peace in the chaos, And sure amidst the uncertain, Act as a calm cooling breeze, Despite the heat of the moment...
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 191 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
A Close Secret - Poem
Every time I see you, You somehow fade away, I tell myself I don't need you, To be at peace, To be happy...
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 158 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete
Creatures Proposal - Pun Poem
If I said I didn't Caribou you, Then I'd be a Lion, 'Cause I'm so happy you're Hare with me, That Hyena gonna leave you once you're mine...
Poetry: Humor - Rated: K - English - Humor/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 208 - Published: 3/30/2017 - Complete