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Another Turning Point, a Fork Stuck in the Road or: The Inability to Study

I’ve arrived at a fork in the road
As I sit in the lounge of the 14th floor of the Castilian.

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February 21, 2009 | | 1 Comment

Coffee Shop Soundtrack or: Chapter 1 – Girls and Coffee

He sits at the table with his laptop open.
His senses are dead from the aroma of coffee by this point,
And he fails to notice the subtleties of any of the smells.

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February 21, 2009 | | Comments Off

Mmhmm or: Inspired By Jason Plant or: 25 (or so) Random Things

1. I have been inspired a lot by my friends, and I’m thankful for all of them. Especially in terms of writing. For example, Jason inspired me to write this after I said I never would.

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February 16, 2009 | | 1 Comment

It’s A Broke Day, But Everything Is Okay or: Aimee Brown Saved My Life

“It’s a broke day, but everything is okay.”
It’s the good days that make me believe I can stay.

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February 5, 2009 | | 1 Comment

Oh I Believe in Yesterday or: It Feels Just Like Kindergarten

Curiosity killed the cat?
If so, then put me out of my misery.
It’s dark and it feels just like Kindergarten.

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February 1, 2009 | | 3 Comments

It’s One Universal Law but Two Sides to Every Story or: Limit Speed Math Height Restriction Push (A Sestina)

Limit, speed, Math, height, restriction and push were all provided at random by members of the 14th floor.
 

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January 28, 2009 | | Comments Off

You Have Found Her, Now Go and Get Her or: Life Would Be Easier As a Beatles Song

Hey Jude, don’t make it bad.
Take a sad song, and make it better.
Remember to let her into your heart,
Only then can you be together.

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January 27, 2009 | | 3 Comments

They Say You Can’t Turn A Bad Girl Good…or: The Problem With The Facebook News Feed

She’s beautiful, stunningly beautiful,
But comes off as slightly stuck up.
Or maybe she just comes off that way to me?
And I wouldn’t be writing this if it weren’t for that News Feed
Making it hard to not notice the new pictures she posted.

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January 26, 2009 | | Comments Off

The Take Over, The Breaks Over or: A Lot of Movies, A Lot of TV, and A Lot of Sleep

Well the break’s almost over,
And it’s about time.

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January 11, 2009 | | 3 Comments

The Beautiful Letdown or: From the Ashes Rises the Phoenix

“It was a beautiful letdown
When I crashed and burned”
It’s a distinct sound you hear
When you’ve finally learned.

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December 19, 2008 | | 2 Comments

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