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Deficit
The day they told me I am sterile,
was a cause for celebration, 
for I was suddenly free of a society
that only saw me as a child bearer. 
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Literature
Salt Lake City
My woman and I, and a friend from East High,
We moved to the city, where ugly is pretty.
Where fancy is shitty, and towers scrape sky.
My woman and me, and a little kitty,
We live by a landfill, trash under a hill,
And daily, still the smell comes at 3.
The four of us sleep in two rooms that creep,
The floor makes sound when we're not around,
And we're steeped in bills that can't be found.
We went for a walk, and a bit of a talk,
And in an empty lot, in a plain looking spot,
We did not expect an old condom by a rock.
This place is a mess, it's gross and it's dense.
The tap tastes like bleach, but his own to each.
I love every breach, and I love every stench.
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Literature
An Open Letter To Social Justice Warriors
If you have a smartphone, a laptop,
A television, or a game system,
Live in one of the few countries that
Strives for self-improvement,
Have access to a variety of
Styles of education and career,
Have more than ten pairs of clothes,
More than three meals a day,
More than one car or motorcycle,
More than one bathroom
And more than one bedroom
In your house or apartment,
A Bernie Sanders bumper sticker,
Or the means to acquire any
of those amenities in
The foreseeable future,
Then . . .
Regardless of your race,
Skin color, gender, sexuality,
belief system, or income bracket,
The level of privilege you enjoy
compared to people who don't
have those things is staggering.
So stop complaining about people
with very similar lifestyles
To your own, and find something
Useful to do. Help the people
Who need help. And don't do it
On Tumblr, Facebook, Reddit, or
Twitter. Do it for real.
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Literature
Kilt
People are dying. Muslims killed by muslims.
But to say Islam is the problem is bigotry?
Get off your high horse and deal with the fact
PEOPLE ARE DYING.
People are dying. There's a way to stop it.
Don't "tolerate" people who aren't tolerant.
Because violent intolerance is the reason
PEOPLE ARE DYING.
People are dying. Even if Sam Harris is racist,
Who gives a damn? I sure as hell don't.
Because Sam Harris isn't behind the fact
PEOPLE ARE DYING.
People are dying. But criticizing the killers
On the news shouldn't be the response.
The response should focus on keeping
PEOPLE FROM DYING.
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Literature
To The Moon
I was standing high upon a tower.
I had just seen a beautiful film.
And although the bullet had inspired me,
I decided I would jump on a whim.
I was going to land on the ground
Rather than fly towards space.
But maybe I'd still reach heaven,
If indeed there were such a place.
Melies might find that funny,
But I had forgot how to laugh.
My wife had died some years ago,
And I felt I lost a half.
My friend knew I was sour,
He said my pain might end.
But living through such pain
is like living for a friend.
Just before I go down,
I'd like a cigarette.
Pairs well with loire,
Or at least I would bet.
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Literature
Oliver Body
The moon was bright and the sky was not
When a woman screamed during robbery.
As punishment, what the fair lady got
Was the dagger on Oliver Body.
The police came, and their wagons lurched
It was more than just a hobby.
But despite reports, they searched
And found no trace of Oliver Body.
A termagant was cold come frostfall,
And found herself sleeping in a potty.
But she awoke to a subtle call;
One that came from Oliver Body.
The doctors came, and their wagons rolled,
The ice made riding quite shoddy.
The woman didn't wake until by the bold
Attack from Oliver Body.
The daughter of the mayor did pass
When she slipped in a dress quite gaudy.
When the priest paused mid-Mass,
And she stood with Oliver Body.
The experts said she was given a drug
That would make her head noddy,
And later on a man came and dug
Up every bit of her-Oliver Body.
They couldn't find her anywhere,
No matter how much the mayor'd lobby.
Because he had gotten rid of her,
Hidden her away (Oliver Body).
Oliver was once
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Literature
Bad Night
I woke up in a room, with lights all around, very spooky. It was brighter than I'm used to, living in the dark my whole life. There was a fellow sitting across from me. He was smoking an e-cigarette, and he breathed a real odd taste into my face. Cheesecake? I should have been mad, I usually am when I'm kidnapped, or when I'm inhaling stuff that's bad for me. But that sedative they hit me with just made me think about how much I hate Cheesecake. He saw I was awake, turned off his little pipe, looked at me.
"I'm sure that you're not too happy being here."
"Just unhappy you're the first face I've seen in days."
"But we're accomodating you while you're here."
"Barely."
"Do you need anything? What would a four foot tall lizard eat or drink?"
"I'm an amphibian."
"That's debatable. Anyway, do you want anything? Or do you have some other requirements utterly alien to me?"
I started laughing.
"Human flesh, maybe something like that?"
He wasn't amused.
"Listen pal, do I look like I have a space
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Literature
Jak and Daxter Fan History (SPOILERS, WIP)
The Construction of The Cosmos:
Egos are essentially gods of eco, the energy of the universe. There are six egos total, one for each type of eco, no more and no less. They once resided in our universe, during a pre-historic era of creation when the universe consisted solely of eco. Angelic creatures from that time, the ecomentals, are the current sources of pure eco in our universe, and each one is a piece of the original egos, who have since been separated into six different pocket universes. The ecomentals were left behind by the egos. This universe has a sub-space like network called The Rift, where time is a place, and The Rift acts as a nexus between the pocket universes and our own.
The first ego, Doud, was born as a primal consciousness along with the universe itself in a big bang like incident. Doud is the source of dark eco, a primal energy, which is largely chaotic, volatile, and destructive. However, it can be transmuted into the four colored variations of eco. Doud spawns f
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Literature
Listen
Listen, a word ripe with bad thoughts
As though to imply you don't care.
Powerful, hard to hear, but it does not
Mean that there's nothing to hear there.
I want you to know that it's easy
When you say my breath don't stink.
I want you to know that it's hard
When I try to tell you how I think.
I don't want you to be my world,
I just want you to be realistic.
I don't want you to feel too girl'd.
I don't want you to need lipstick.
I need to know that you listen,
Even if you cannot understand.
I need to know that I glisten
Among other suitors in the land.
I love you even if you don't
Reciprocate that feeling.
I love you even when you won't
Forgive me for me reeling.
I'll love you when you die,
I'll love you if you leave.
I love that it's you and I,
Rather than you and Steve.
The trouble with love is it hurts
To know if we know one another.
The trouble with me is me blurts,
And the trouble with you is your mother.
But trouble can't trouble me long,
Because I know where I can go.
It sometime
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Literature
The Box Office Bomber
A box office bomb is still a work of art.
Art is a way to tell people how you feel.
When you're in love, you want to tell the world.
When the world ignores you, you feel frustrated.
If you let frustration build, you'll want to build bombs.
If you need to make a bomb, make a box office bomb.
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Literature
The Man Without A Plan
I'm just a man, without any plan.
Struggling, staving off boredom
With creativity cumbersome.
Failing, succeeding, lazily leading
A life that will end abruptly
When death interrupts me.
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Literature
Pizza and Wine
If I had a million dollars, a house, a car, or a view,
I'd still need someone to share it with too.
Growing up I wanted to be rich and famous.
All I need is funny people in clean spaces.
I could be a great man, a rockstar or doctor.
My poetry, if written right could be the starter.
But I don't need to be great to have a good time.
I care so little the third couplet didn't rhyme.
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Literature
What Our Environs Meant
Listen to the money landing on the tables.
Listen to the power running through the cables.
The voices of the economy, the loud voice of quiet
in the face of science, too powerful to fight it.
There's nothing good left, maybe anywhere.
I'll turn my head and the trees won't be there.
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Literature
Bamboo
You only have so far to bend before you break in two.
No point resisting, everyone you know has done it too.
Just let it hurt, there's nothing else you can do.
Then pick up the pieces of yourself and make somebody new.
If you want to be happy and comfortable, you won't be.
But with some work, things will be even better. You'll see.
You'll be more flexible, more versatile, you'll be ready.
It won't hurt as much next time you snap off the tree.
It's hard to tell the difference between growth and pain.
To be honest, I think they're mostly the same.
Even though you're green and healthy in the summer plain.
I hate how autumn ends and your vivid colors wane.
You're mad at your friends for not coming to your aid,
But they're just trees like yourself, victims to the blade.
You'll never notice that you made this trade
To buy the repair kit to have yourself remade.
In the moment, every moment is a fresh hell.
You'll never think to look beyond the smell;
To consider it a moment that will end as w
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Literature
Bias
It feels sometimes like it's impossible to feel.
Everyone else is either really a patriot, or a liar.
Wherever I go the problems are truly real.
If I ignore it am I abiding or fanning the fire?
Nostalgia is a diagnosable state of mind.
I wish so many old folks wouldn't pretend
Youths were morally grounded in times behind.
I hope later I don't care if the things I know end.
I hope we stop wasting money on our yards,
Filling them with grass, which gives nothing back.
I see problems nobody else does, the bastards.
They're so busy with planning verbal attacks.
It's distressing to me when the left and the right
conflate their gripes with a superior ethical system,
and turning a caucus into an ad hominem fight,
both sides refuse to listen to the other's problems.
When both parties get together to honor their country,
I wonder if they would honor it by casting judgment
upon it or if that would be something rather more cunty.
Because nationalism is straightforward and hellbent.
Nationalism can
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Activity


My woman and I, and a friend from East High,
We moved to the city, where ugly is pretty.
Where fancy is shitty, and towers scrape sky.

My woman and me, and a little kitty,
We live by a landfill, trash under a hill,
And daily, still the smell comes at 3.

The four of us sleep in two rooms that creep,
The floor makes sound when we're not around,
And we're steeped in bills that can't be found.

We went for a walk, and a bit of a talk,
And in an empty lot, in a plain looking spot,
We did not expect an old condom by a rock.

This place is a mess, it's gross and it's dense.
The tap tastes like bleach, but his own to each.
I love every breach, and I love every stench.
If you have a smartphone, a laptop,
A television, or a game system,
Live in one of the few countries that
Strives for self-improvement,
Have access to a variety of
Styles of education and career,
Have more than ten pairs of clothes,
More than three meals a day,
More than one car or motorcycle,
More than one bathroom
And more than one bedroom
In your house or apartment,
A Bernie Sanders bumper sticker,
Or the means to acquire any
of those amenities in
The foreseeable future,
Then . . .

Regardless of your race,
Skin color, gender, sexuality,
belief system, or income bracket,
The level of privilege you enjoy
compared to people who don't
have those things is staggering.
So stop complaining about people
with very similar lifestyles
To your own, and find something
Useful to do. Help the people
Who need help. And don't do it
On Tumblr, Facebook, Reddit, or
Twitter. Do it for real.
An Open Letter To Social Justice Warriors
I suppose telling you that I'm a bisexual, mentally handicapped, lower-middle class, unemployed, college dropout, American Indian stay-at-home husband does nothing for you? Well, go fuck yourself.
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People are dying. Muslims killed by muslims.
But to say Islam is the problem is bigotry?
Get off your high horse and deal with the fact
PEOPLE ARE DYING.

People are dying. There's a way to stop it.
Don't "tolerate" people who aren't tolerant.
Because violent intolerance is the reason
PEOPLE ARE DYING.

People are dying. Even if Sam Harris is racist,
Who gives a damn? I sure as hell don't.
Because Sam Harris isn't behind the fact
PEOPLE ARE DYING.

People are dying. But criticizing the killers
On the news shouldn't be the response.
The response should focus on keeping
PEOPLE FROM DYING.
Kilt
Wear it proudly.
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I was standing high upon a tower.
I had just seen a beautiful film.
And although the bullet had inspired me,
I decided I would jump on a whim.

I was going to land on the ground
Rather than fly towards space.
But maybe I'd still reach heaven,
If indeed there were such a place.

Melies might find that funny,
But I had forgot how to laugh.
My wife had died some years ago,
And I felt I lost a half.

My friend knew I was sour,
He said my pain might end.
But living through such pain
is like living for a friend.

Just before I go down,
I'd like a cigarette.
Pairs well with loire,
Or at least I would bet.
To The Moon
Another somewhat macabre poem. Pairs well with loire.
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Jak and Daxter Precursor Compass
The NEWS letters on the map for The Precursor Legacy are different from the official ones.
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Shannon Richey
Artist | Student | Literature
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I am a 20 year old living in Utah. I originally got an account to try and up my art skills with a comedy sci-fi webcomic, which I might have done, but having only MS paint, it was hard regardless of my skill and hurt my hand badly. During my first year at high school, I developed a love for writing in all of its forms, which encompasses most of my recent stuff uploads to the site. Many of my poems, stories, essays and so on contain swears, and some even contain grammatical errors, so sorry in advance.
Interests
  • Listening to: Queen
  • Reading: Kubla Khan
  • Watching: One Piece
  • Playing: PoleRiders
  • Eating: Ramen
  • Drinking: Sex On The Beach
Just worried about the stuff I wrote at school that I can't get to and my never be able to access again. Better get over there some time soon and retrieve my poetry and short stories.

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leothefox Featured By Owner Aug 6, 2016   General Artist
SO MUCH LUFF Thanks for faving

Canyon Riders by leothefox It Waits by leothefox  
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rotterdamterror Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Professional Digital Artist
I looked at your icon and then I was like um
then I realized it was godot om g
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tammleandbass Featured By Owner Aug 26, 2014  Student Writer
My friend :iconlevsta: drew it as a joke. He made a nicer one but I keep this one. It's been my icon since I started.
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Llama Emoji-46 (This and That) Thank you much for faving

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tammleandbass Featured By Owner Aug 17, 2014  Student Writer
Of course, man. Every time I look at your stuff, there's so many awesome pictures.
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la in love 
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Iskava Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2014  Student General Artist
Your writing's amazing :)
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Well, thank you very much.
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