Agathon
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Joined 02-17-03, id: 343115, Profile Updated: 03-23-13
Author has written 117 stories for Love, Life, Fable, Fantasy, Religion, Sci-Fi, Essay, Politics, General, Haiku, Romance, and General.

I've got nothing much to say. That's what the poems are for.

I do have a blog now where I'm slowly-but-surely posting more recent, fragmentary things: Fictional Honesty.

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Writing Speculative Fiction: A Nerd's Guide by Jave Harron reviews
Tired of looking for scifi and seeing nothing new? He's my attempt to help speculative fiction writers, as well as even give the pros a few new ideas. Going strong for years! Now, we cover sword and sorcery, and how to drive your enemies before you while you hear the lamentations of their women.
Fiction: Essay - Rated: K+ - English - Sci-Fi/Humor - Chapters: 50 - Words: 103,506 - Reviews: 235 - Favs: 103 - Follows: 14 - Updated: 9/17/2013 - Published: 3/10/2004
The power of poetry by KarlaMarie reviews
R/R An entry for the Acrostic Poetry Competition (September 1st - September 7th) the word is POETRY (indeed try it yourself... and post a link to it)
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 57 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/5/2006
As If Burning My Tongue Isn't Punishment Enough by Ophelia's Crown reviews
Just one of the many poems I've written at open-mic night at the local coffeeshop.
Poetry: Love - Rated: M - English - Romance/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 360 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Published: 7/26/2006
waiting by antarctic winter reviews
forever.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 21 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/3/2006
Imperfect by SilentRiot reviews
No one is perfect - a poem based on the color white
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 151 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/23/2005
Farewell by Nobody-n-Particular reviews
Good luck to writing!
Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 13 - Reviews: 439 - Favs: 27 - Updated: 8/2/2005 - Published: 4/20/2005
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Gravity
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Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 177 - Published: 2/23 - Complete
The Invitation
The first poem in a chapbook I'm working on. Well, hopefully a chapbook.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 182 - Published: 3/23/2013 - Complete
We Can Rebuild the Stars reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 144 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/22/2010
A Silhouette Against Starlight reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/26/2010
Centered reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 116 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 7/25/2010
Devil's Creed reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 185 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/17/2010
Hold On reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 195 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/8/2010
Look How Far We've Come reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 176 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/3/2010
Fireworks reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 75 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/3/2010
Splash reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 73 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/3/2010
Elegy to a Grandmother
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Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 170 - Published: 11/6/2009
Falling
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 184 - Published: 10/19/2009
Gently reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 130 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/7/2009
A Prolonged Debate and its Two Losers
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 305 - Published: 4/14/2009
Artificers reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 79 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 4/6/2009
Two Beach Photos
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 216 - Published: 4/4/2009
Voila! Toro!
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Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 267 - Published: 3/12/2009
What We Agree to When We Say Goodnight reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 140 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/10/2009
I Brought Her Flowers
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 217 - Published: 2/26/2009
Red Line
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 204 - Published: 2/26/2009
Huddled Masses reviews
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Poetry: Politics - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 68 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/26/2009
Brockton on an Overcast Monday
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 51 - Published: 2/26/2009
So We Wait reviews
Trying something a little lyrical.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 392 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/10/2009
The Gazebo
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 229 - Published: 2/4/2009
pondskipper
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Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14 - Published: 1/5/2009
playing house
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 311 - Published: 1/5/2009
the return of orpheus reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 223 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 12/3/2008
melodramatic reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 149 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 12/2/2008
Snowball
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Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Spiritual/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 308 - Published: 9/17/2008
subtle twilight reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Hurt/Comfort/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 247 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/27/2008
Flotsam
A father and son find a fatally wounded bird in the water at a beach and debate whether to move or leave it. This is a story I'm looking to polish up, so all constructive comments are welcome.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,165 - Published: 8/14/2008
The Torch reviews
Three chapters total. With Earth uninhabitable, humans have spread to other planets by using bioships, ships carrying gardens and wildlife to start Earth-like colonies in domed cities. One bioship is found adrift, with its crew members missing. Hard sci-f
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,889 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/18/2008
The Last Shuttle reviews
A mother and her two sons trying to reach the last shuttle to leave Earth. Short story. Hard sci-fi.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,919 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 6/16/2008
Erosion reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 271 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/21/2008
The God Complex reviews
A grouping of short stories revolving around a series of god computers and the evolution of mankind.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi - Chapters: 3 - Words: 5,158 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 1/10/2008 - Published: 3/19/2007
In the Chair
A high schooler skips school to try to score some weed. However, the target is an old barber who grows marijuana illegally for cancer patients. In order to save face with his friends, the kid must lie to the old man and take advantage of his generosity. R
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 6,441 - Published: 1/4/2008
Them
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Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Tragedy/Spiritual - Chapters: 3 - Words: 3,355 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 4/10/2007 - Published: 4/4/2007
An Encounter with Two Young Rascals
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Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,435 - Published: 3/7/2007
Jumbled reviews
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Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,085 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/27/2007
Bouzouki reviews
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Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,176 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/25/2007
in memoriam reviews
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Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 609 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/11/2007
of innertubes and sand dollars reviews
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Fiction: Romance - Rated: K - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 542 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/3/2007
Some More Haikus
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Poetry: Haiku - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 68 - Published: 1/28/2007
Some Haikus reviews
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Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 51 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/25/2007
Glisten reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 429 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 12/24/2006
All There Is reviews
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Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 14 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 12/14/2006
Consider Summer reviews
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Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 10 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 11/2/2006
Utter Solitude reviews
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Poetry: Haiku - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 11/2/2006
Tomb
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 178 - Published: 10/18/2006
Quixotic Love of Ours
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 190 - Published: 10/4/2006
legacy
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 113 - Published: 9/24/2006
Prelude to Apocalypse reviews
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Poetry: Politics - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 104 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/21/2006
Anima reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Spiritual/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 150 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/19/2006
Kingdom Come
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Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 58 - Published: 9/4/2006
Couple at the Beach reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 190 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/16/2006
the boys go swimming reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 2 - Words: 1,352 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 8/2/2006
Time Ocean reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 60 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/1/2006
Shadows Passing reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 622 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/23/2006
The SeaVision reviews
Part 6 of 'Ouroboros'.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,058 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 7/12/2006
Metamorphing reviews
Part 5 of 'Ouroboros'.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 682 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 7/12/2006
The Night Vision reviews
Part 4 of 'Ouroboros'.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 796 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 6/18/2006
We Are the Champions: Sports Teams in Our Culture reviews
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Fiction: Essay - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,080 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/3/2006
Threshold reviews
Part 3 of 'Ouroboros'.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 595 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 6/1/2006
The Prophet reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 814 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 5/12/2006
The Ancient Mariner reviews
Part 2 of 'Ouroboros'.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 564 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 4/28/2006
Pax Romana reviews
Part 1 of 'Ouroboros'.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 553 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/9/2006
A Swimming Lesson reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Spiritual/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,285 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/27/2006
To Diana
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 428 - Published: 3/26/2006
To Penelope
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 420 - Published: 3/24/2006
Crusade reviews
Earth has been destroyed by humanity, which now lives in vast colonies among the stars. When religions and prophecies collide, a massive crusade is launched for the fabled Second Earth. But something is guiding humanity along a higher path for the future.
Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Fantasy - Chapters: 3 - Words: 7,731 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 3/9/2006 - Published: 3/4/2006
Crusade: The Compendium reviews
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Fiction: Sci-Fi - Rated: T - English - Sci-Fi/Adventure - Chapters: 7 - Words: 11,260 - Reviews: 10 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 3/8/2006 - Published: 10/28/2005
This Is Not a Poem, Said God reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Spiritual - Chapters: 2 - Words: 2,213 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 3 - Updated: 3/1/2006 - Published: 2/9/2006
Silence reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 513 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/27/2006
Drowning, In Black and White
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Poetry: Politics - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 416 - Published: 2/20/2006
To Summer Dreamers reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 157 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 2/13/2006
To Fire, Postscript
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 146 - Published: 1/21/2006
Selbstmord of the Sea reviews
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Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 855 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/17/2006
Verse of Life reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 857 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 12/27/2005
To a SkyLark Lost
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Spiritual/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 173 - Published: 12/19/2005
Appeal to PatternPleasers
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 133 - Published: 12/6/2005
Achaean Dialogue
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Poetry: Politics - Rated: T - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 426 - Published: 12/2/2005
Elegy to a Dream reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,360 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/28/2005
Jarhead: What's the point? Movie Review reviews
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Fiction: Essay - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,712 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/26/2005
A Dark Assembly Follows Close Behind
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Tragedy/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 136 - Published: 11/16/2005
Ahasuerus reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 174 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/9/2005
What Worlds Were Known reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 114 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 11/1/2005
At First Sight of Love reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 258 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/28/2005
My Only Duke reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Drama/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 353 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/23/2005
The Book reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 420 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/28/2005
The Reasoning of Judas reviews
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Poetry: Religion - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 239 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 9/23/2005
Princess Madaline: A FairyTale reviews
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Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,347 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/19/2005
To Earth reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 159 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/5/2005
A Prism reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Angst/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 327 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/31/2005
The Suitor reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 292 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/29/2005
The Dreams reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 7 - Words: 1,130 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Updated: 8/26/2005 - Published: 8/1/2005
A FairyTale Ending reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 281 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/26/2005
And What Remains reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 194 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/10/2005
Great Expectations reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 582 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 8/5/2005
The Fruit of Man reviews
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Fiction: Fable - Rated: T - English - Drama/Horror - Chapters: 1 - Words: 2,194 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/3/2005
Of Two Extremes reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 193 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
Take Some Time to Listen reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 217 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
A Walk in New England reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 337 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
Oneirophobia reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 210 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/2/2005
You and I reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 143 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
Awakened reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 101 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
My Passion reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 90 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/2/2005
To Fire reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 143 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
A Woman is a Poem reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 127 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 8/2/2005
Two Sonnets
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 235 - Published: 8/2/2005
The Longest Road reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Drama/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 810 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
A New Dawn reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 246 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
On the Placid Lake reviews
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Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 211 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
The Player reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 232 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
The Lament of the Eagle reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 103 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/2/2005
Boxes reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 157 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/1/2005
To Air reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 132 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/1/2005
Such Ardor Joyous reviews
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Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 243 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 8/1/2005