piers9
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Joined 08-19-12, id: 865631
Author has written 7 stories for Love, Life, Play, and Politics.
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The Bunker Poems
These poems examine what happened during the last days of Hitler. They do not, in any way, endorse or champion Nazi ideology. Although I have studied this era in-depth, I support the dictum that the Holocaust and the Second World War were atrocities for which Hitler bears greatest responsibility; I believe that understanding evil is the best way to defeat it. Comments are welcome.
Poetry: Politics - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Drama - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,160 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/21/2012
Lessons Learned reviews
These are a series of six short poems, while recovering from a long depression. They talk about regaining strength and confidence in yourself and about letting go of past pain.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Hurt/Comfort/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 407 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/8/2012
A Small Town
Musings on the subtle and not so subtle ways conformity is enforced in a small town. I grew up and lived in a smaller municipality before I moved to Edmonton, Alberta. I wrote this in my first year in Edmonton, as I looked back on the life I knew before,
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 295 - Published: 9/6/2012
Chasing Rainbows reviews
This poem is about I experienced the world as a child and how I am trying to reclaim the hope and optimism I felt in earlier years.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K+ - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 730 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 8/30/2012
The Death of the Spider
This play deals with intrigue and corruption at a fictional royal court. It was inspired by the events of Edward II's reign but the characters, events have been changed. Edward II was a ruler who took male lovers and was eventually overthrown by his wife. This play is about a king who is gay but who is also a strong ruler.
Fiction: Play - Rated: M - Spanish - Drama/Tragedy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 11,022 - Published: 8/30/2012 - Complete
Empty Bed
This poem discusses complex emotions regarding living a single life and focuses on the realities of sleeping in an empty bed
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 389 - Published: 8/29/2012
Past the Point of No Return
This story is based loosely on my experiences as a gay man in Alberta. It describes struggles with loneliness, mental illness and isolation.
Poetry: Love - Rated: M - English - Poetry/Hurt/Comfort - Chapters: 1 - Words: 3,356 - Published: 8/28/2012