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dreamisms

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dreamisms (United States) published:

to the one i have wronged

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2019

i.

this is an apology
for all the times i have dreamt 
of what it would be like
to touch, to kiss, to hold
a boy, a girl

a person.

my heart is a budding rose, 
violent red and burning with passion. 
i have tried to contain it,
but it has grown too strong.
it no longer wants to
obey.

(i'm sorry)

please know
i never mean to fall in love.

ii.

this is an apology
for all the ways in...

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vanilla dream

PROMPT: Band Name

it starts with an idea. two small town girls ask themselves, "what if? what if we started a band?" they ignore the crippling doubt that attempts to stop them in their tracks, and begin writing song after song.

years later, they're performing live in front of thousands.

made up of reina carpenter (lead vocalist) and june huang (lead guitarist), the duo carries a soft sort of vibe that holds true to their name. their music style is a nice blend...

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dreamisms (United States) published:

growing pains

PROMPT: Writing Resolutions

my mother always told me that the best way to make something come true is to write it down. so this is me, writing what i want into existence. and so my writer-centered goal is to stop being afraid of letting myself write absolute garbage. any writing is good writing, but i can only my writing better by putting words to paper. otherwise, i won't get anywhere. as for my craft-centered goal, i want to improve my dialogue and characterization....

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dreamisms (United States) published:

angelfall

PROMPT: Tiny Love Story

i was not allowed to look at her.

father told me it was because she was no good, that she came from horrid magic. but deep down, i think he knew.

the day he came into my room to find us in bed, legs tangled and hands intertwined like branches, was the first time i’d ever felt true fear. as he pulled me up by the arm, i could do nothing but watch him spit curses at her retreating back.
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