sophism

United States

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sophism (United States) published:

archetype

PROMPT: Flashlight

i wake up at ungodly hours
stumble over lego towers
there's no time to smell the flowers
when you've got books to sweep and scour 

as a student, I've got no time to sleep
after exams, barely five minutes to weep
i inhale and exhale because they say it's for health
in reality, i just study because education is wealth

a job in the future and a family of two
who cares if there's something else I'd rather do
traveling...

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 1 year ago

sophism (United States) liked the norm by tyanna.alsup (United States)

over 1 year ago

sophism (United States) published:

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PROMPT: Op-Ed Competition 2020

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over 1 year ago

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sophism (United States) published:

archetype

PROMPT: Flashlight

i wake up at ungodly hours
stumble over lego towers
there's no time to smell the flowers
when you've got books to sweep and scour 
as a student, I've got no time to sleep
after exams, barely five minutes to weep
i inhale and exhale because they say it's for health
in reality, i just study because education is wealth
a job in the future and a family of two
who cares if there's something else I'd rather do
traveling...

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 1 year ago

sophism (United States) started following Wicked! (India)

over 1 year ago

sophism (United States) liked The Art of Perfecting Marriage by jolinchan (United States)

about 2 years ago

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sophism (United States) published:

Paddle to Freedom

PROMPT: Flash Fiction Competition 2019

There's something strange about the color blue.  

It envelops the space all around us. There's clear blue skies, aqua-tinted blue water, my own green-blue shawl, frosty-blue on Aseel's frostbitten fingertips as he guides the inflatable boat, a berry blue color. For miles to see, there is blue.  

But I don't know if blue is a good thing. I have regrets that paint my being as bright as the cobalt that now streaks the sky -- leaving home will be testing. We’ve...

Seeking Peer Reviews

about 2 years ago

sophism (United States) liked "he's better now" by asteria (United States)

over 2 years ago

sophism (United States) liked Georgetown Sorrows by eduardo1999 (Mexico)

over 2 years ago

sophism (United States) liked First Communion of a Mestiza by Sarina Adeline (United States)

over 2 years ago