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Run

Mark ran. He started without a warm-up. He had never run in his adult life, and not since gaining those last few pounds that put him over the Bar – the ‘your health is seriously at risk’ bar. He made … Continue reading

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Last Times

I had a long month, Filled with poems And blogs And awkward videos. I pause a lot. I “um” and “ah” And “eh” and “em” And it’s really Fucking annoying. Sorry. I tried to write a book. I put it … Continue reading

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Second Chances

We do not have second chances. We used them all up on our first try. No repeats, no more attempts. No apologetic phone calls, No drunken, misspelled texts. We are no longer you and I, No longer romancing Our way … Continue reading

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I Tried to Tell You

I tried to tell you that I loved you, I wasn’t sure you’d understand, But please don’t tell me that I’m silly, Just be quiet and take my hand. Let me lead to where dreams live, Let me show you … Continue reading

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Something New

I spent ten years of my life trying something new Until it became a part of me. It was no longer fresh or exciting In and of itself, Though it’s still my first love, And I never want to be … Continue reading

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Beyond College

We had such simple aspirations From day one and beyond: Graduate, get a job. Simple. Easy. Realistic. Except no. We studied to be teachers. In Ireland. If you only knew the reality Of what we just put ourselves through. Now, … Continue reading

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Baked

I was baked in the sun, Until tired on the inside And red on the outside, And it wasn’t fun For anyone involved. I baked brownies in the oven, Until gooey on the inside And hardened (slightly) on the outside, … Continue reading

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