The Poetic Youth

United Kingdom

Avid reader, writer, artist and poet. Keatsian and Wildean, loves the 19th Century.
Profile picture is my own artwork :)

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Hello!
I love to read and write! I am also an artist :) I would appreciate it if you followed and checked out my works!

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Modern Equality

PROMPT: Op-Ed Competition 2021

God made all people equal. Why does man think it his place to mar this?

We live in a world which ironically believes itself to be a place of fairness. 100 years on from women gaining their inherent right to vote in a democracy, 75 years on from the harrowing events of the Second World War, and 50 years on from the Civil Rights Movement, we believe ourselves to be living at the epitome of fairness.
Right?
One could not...

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The Poetic Youth (United Kingdom) published:

Modern Equality

PROMPT: Op-Ed Competition 2021

If God made all people equal, then why does man think it his place to mar this?

We live in a world which ironically believes itself to be a place of fairness. 100 years on from women gaining their inherent right to vote in a democracy, 75 years on from the harrowing events of the Second World War, and 50 years on from the Civil Rights Movement, we believe ourselves to be living at the epitome of fairness.
Right?
One...

Seeking Peer Reviews

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The Poetic Youth (United Kingdom) published:

To My Sky

PROMPT: Song Writing Competition 2021

Containers of the twilight are your eyes.
Liminal, ephemeral, dusky grey.
A shade to glimpse before sunrise
So shine through blue-green rays.

Celestial beauty,
Rings that shine like Saturn’s.
Hair unruly,
Wraps around, cosmic patterns.

You are the stars,
And the sun, the moon, the planets.
You are the stars,
For you are all odes and sonnets.

Skin reflective of the heavens unfurled
Scattered with stellar design.
Nightly velvet inlaid- diamond and pearl,
As beauteous as constellations aligned.

Celestial beauty, ...

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