chryos

United States of America

i'm chryos (14, female, asian) & i'm trying my best.

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currently working on novel idea #12873. let's just hope i finish this time.

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chryos (United States of America) published:

heart terror

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2019

the world draws its first breath
before you are born,
but you come before the world, because
maybe maybe maybe,
the world needs you too.
and maybe i’m wrong,
because sometimes
i forget to breathe and no,
it doesn’t hurt,
i think it’s just another word for love.

how long have i loved you?
(before the world has drawn its first breath,
before the sun has climbed over the glistening mountain’s snow-encrusted peak,
before the sea has spilled the deep...

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chryos (United States of America) published:

washing machine

PROMPT: Love in 13 Words

his smile, crinkly eyes and crooked teeth, and my stomach, churning churning churning

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chryos (United States of America) published:

didn't oscar wilde once say something about the truth rarely ever being simple?

PROMPT: My December Competition 2017

  Revelations always seem to come to me at the oddest of times, where my heart is quietest; they arrive silent, and they crawl subtle. And before I know it, they hit me with a bite––sharp, stinging, and the startling truth reveals in such a stark manner it must be what makes revelations so shocking.
   My heart still hurts when I think about that day, a year ago: We were sharing a bed and a blanket, the room was cold and...

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chryos (United States of America) reviewed:

Nature's a Dangerous Beauty

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I hope you appreciate my feedback! I might be wrong with grammatical suggestions since my grammar sucks to (yikes!), but I'm sure they're correct for the most part.

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chryos (United States of America) published:

recall

PROMPT: The Art of Specificity

He could remember only so much of her. It was amusing, in retrospect, how much he loved her, yet how little he remembered of her face. White knuckles, her hand tightened around a coffee cup filled with alcohol. Her laugh dainty and faint, something that sounded like the tinkling of Christmas bells. The closet filled with sweaters twice her size, the socks that she always left on the coffee table–– but he couldn't recall such a beauty her face held?
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