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Joined 09-26-05, id: 495688
Author has written 63 stories for General, General, Fantasy, Love, Family, Romance, Life, Spiritual, and Friendship.

Don't swing too hard, you'll fall.


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Oatmeal Days by East-0f-Eden reviews
days are bland like oatmeal
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 72 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/8/2009
feb 16th by chaos called creation reviews
Love has the longest arms."
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 360 - Reviews: 3 - Favs: 4 - Published: 2/16/2008 - Complete
Our Algebra by A Perfect Sonnet reviews
I live for hours as a cathedral when you breath your confessions into my skin until they fill me up and I become a sin balloon.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 152 - Reviews: 21 - Favs: 22 - Updated: 10/20/2007 - Published: 11/13/2006 - Complete
when I grow up by whispered something profound reviews
[i keep tripping]
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 120 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 8 - Published: 8/24/2007 - Complete
my fish drowned by kit feral reviews
Today should have been just another Wednesday. But my goldfish died.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 418 - Reviews: 17 - Favs: 18 - Published: 5/9/2007 - Complete
Far Flung Urgencies by Moondog Dozier reviews
I crowd into the backseat of the taxi with two others,
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Drama/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 296 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 3 - Published: 7/25/2006
Fat Romance revolution by ronshaberry reviews
My brother was in love, and I thought about his Fat Romance revolution.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 406 - Reviews: 6 - Favs: 2 - Published: 3/8/2006
And Ink by Prevaricate reviews
He lived a life of broken poetry... he always bled beauty.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Tragedy/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 108 - Reviews: 11 - Favs: 5 - Published: 8/13/2005
Stabat Spiritum by The Melissa Occult reviews
A girl's philosophical search for all the answers.
Fiction: Spiritual - Rated: K+ - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 19 - Words: 4,334 - Reviews: 96 - Favs: 6 - Published: 7/8/2005
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The Mermaid Hunter reviews
Mermaids and humans have long dwelled together on the shores — the history of this cohabitation, however, has been a bloody one. Those who hunt and kill the treacherous mermaids - "mermaid hunters" - are revered as heros. But is there more to the mermaids than what the old tales tell?
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Adventure/Romance - Chapters: 5 - Words: 7,264 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 2 - Published: 1/3/2013
warm reviews
Beautifully hatching, the laughs would flutter out to catch the color of the Sun on their warm wings.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 178 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/22/2010
silence
And if I were to fall, would that great flower catch me in its ever-blooming silence?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 182 - Published: 3/11/2010
rip van winkle reviews
and we're left with these yellowed laughs flecked with grains of sand
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 391 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 3/4/2010
waffle reviews
My waffle was the most beautiful color this morning.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 1/27/2010
almost but not quite reviews
the feeling tight, rising, stretched like a nervous rubber-band Won’t go away.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 335 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 9/13/2009
inventory
It’s like watching a stranger pull a magic trick: life happens in the blink of an eye. And no matter how hard you try to figure it out - play it forward, rewind, slow-motion - there’s no telling the how or the why.
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 366 - Published: 9/3/2009
Dry reviews
And again -- Nothing.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 216 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 7/8/2009
unattainable reviews
those snapshots of life you'll never grasp, but dream after anyways.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 2 - Words: 348 - Reviews: 1 - Updated: 5/1/2009 - Published: 11/4/2007
Bee reviews
This afternoon I saw a bee collide with a brick wall.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 89 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 2 - Published: 3/14/2009
Popstar reviews
But didn’t you ever dream, too?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 388 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 2/8/2009
Lost in Summer reviews
And just like that, it was gone.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 264 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Updated: 5/20/2008 - Published: 4/15/2007
banana split reality reviews
still I sit in this technicolor puddle.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 138 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 6 - Published: 5/20/2008
silver spoons reviews
Return to a blackandwhite morning, where silver spoons spell out the moon.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 188 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 1/9/2008
nonexistences reviews
and sometimes there’s no help wondering if we’re better left in this perfect realm of disillusions, or should we shatter and let reality bleed in?
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 306 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/21/2007
wet firecrackers reviews
Everyone's at home, worn out, after these big explosions.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 222 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/19/2007
come back to where you belong reviews
even when these footsteps are long gone.
Fiction: Spiritual - Rated: K - English - Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 186 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/11/2007
Eve reviews
My heart springs up like a flaming weed. panic
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 153 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 8/15/2007 - Complete
Early Moon reviews
If the pool's so shallow, why am I still drowning?
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 164 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 4 - Published: 1/8/2007
7 jazz reviews
All I wanted.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 311 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 1/5/2007
Lights Out reviews
And it was kind of sweet, too, the way her lips were insincere.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 116 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 1/5/2007
Honey reviews
You, with the sweet rust smile.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 170 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/5/2007
Crow's Feet reviews
Growing in between the lichen looks and the cultivated smile, always there.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 148 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 11/7/2006
500 miles reviews
Clotted dreams: a green disappointment, indigo defeat.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 184 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 11/7/2006
When She Cries reviews
It was a day in April when I found her.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 10 - Words: 7,975 - Reviews: 34 - Favs: 4 - Updated: 10/17/2006 - Published: 1/13/2006
Blue Secrets reviews
Quietly, so he won't wake her. Careful, so she won't stir. Tomorrow morning, he won't be there anymore.
Fiction: Romance - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 474 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 9/21/2006
The Winter Rush reviews
Caught in the dream-catcher that you won't let go.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 151 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 8/4/2006
Caught reviews
The portrait of desperation.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 97 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 7/23/2006
Ghosting reviews
Falling down the lane.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 94 - Reviews: 8 - Published: 7/3/2006
Our Acoustic Scream reviews
Beyond the reach of common sense and good judgement.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 209 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 6/14/2006
Polyp reviews
We forget there are such things as heroes.
Poetry: Family - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 205 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 6/14/2006
Dregs reviews
What's left over is you, the missing piece.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 129 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 5/31/2006
Strain reviews
Fantasy's too far away for us to reach, let's explode-
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 342 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 5/1/2006
Recoil reviews
I see the ravenous look in your eyes, and I am afraid.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 211 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 5/1/2006
Purple Sweaters reviews
I love this wrecked scenery, and so do you.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 162 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 4/20/2006
I will pretend reviews
and I hope you won't try to stop me.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 124 - Reviews: 7 - Published: 4/20/2006
Confessions of reviews
It's time to confess.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 115 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 1 - Published: 4/10/2006
Freshly reviews
I saw the cool man today.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 121 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 4/10/2006
Shore reviews
You left me on the bottom to wake up all alone.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 368 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 4/3/2006
Thrift store reviews
My search is never-ending.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 215 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 3/22/2006
Greenhouse Effect reviews
My ears squeak in tune to verdant ruckus.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 112 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/17/2006
Automatic Flower reviews
This automatic flower runs on batteries.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 10 - Published: 3/10/2006
Gazebo reviews
We are astronauts falling after silly things.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 117 - Reviews: 9 - Favs: 1 - Published: 3/1/2006
Martian reviews
Those craggy Martian raptors sure bite hard.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 67 - Reviews: 6 - Published: 2/28/2006
Paste reviews
Of brushing teeth and morning ritual.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 88 - Reviews: 8 - Favs: 1 - Published: 2/27/2006
Jam reviews
When the smiles have gone sour, we forget who we are.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 232 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 2/17/2006
Wall You In reviews
Not knowing you're in prison is the best time of all.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K+ - English - Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 73 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 2/16/2006
Of Hands reviews
My brother's fingers are music.
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 162 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 2/10/2006
Grace from the Raven reviews
The red is not blood if the death is not grace.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 614 - Reviews: 4 - Published: 1/27/2006
Pocahontas reviews
I fall back into the arms of an Indian princess. She tells me, "I told you so."
Poetry: General - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 219 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 1/24/2006
Nightfall reviews
I am the daugher of nightfall.
Fiction: Fantasy - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 279 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 12/29/2005
Odors Of reviews
Arouse the senses. It's time for you to smell the roses.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 154 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 12/13/2005
Awake, But Not Awaken reviews
Tonight is the night, I tell myself. I sleep with my eyes open.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 838 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 12/8/2005
The Window reviews
Accusation is the bitterest when you find that the fault was yours, after all.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 771 - Reviews: 3 - Published: 11/13/2005
Old Lines reviews
He wonders when change became obselete, but does not push the boundaries.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 472 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 11/7/2005
Gasoline reviews
She cries tears of flame.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 92 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 10/28/2005
Disentangle reviews
All’s well that ends well, she thinks, and dies. The child inside stops dancing and dies, too, with a smile.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,110 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 10/26/2005
Hysteria reviews
On stormy nights, the house still screams without her.
Fiction: General - Rated: T - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 1,074 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/14/2005
Puddles reviews
When it rains, it doesn't just rain.
Poetry: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 33 - Reviews: 14 - Published: 10/13/2005
Sheets and Wings reviews
He was a lifetime too late.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 768 - Reviews: 7 - Favs: 2 - Published: 10/8/2005
Somewhere Only We Know reviews
It is peaceful here, where the memories lay dead and dying.
Fiction: General - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 421 - Reviews: 5 - Published: 10/8/2005
Masterpiece reviews
It came, and the earth rumbled with its great purring footsteps. The end was coming.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 294 - Reviews: 5 - Favs: 1 - Published: 10/6/2005
Mona Lisa Smile reviews
Realizing is all it takes to close the door.
Fiction: General - Rated: K+ - English - Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 918 - Reviews: 2 - Favs: 1 - Published: 9/30/2005