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Posted: 10th April 2019 by dallen in Uncategorized
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This does not occur to often but when it does it usually stays around for a week or so. There is one time in particular where I slept for fifteen minutes all night. It was a typical day in summer, did yard work, nothing to special. When I went to go to bed around 10:30 […]

The Reasons to Believe

Posted: 30th October 2018 by dallen in Uncategorized
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Why do we believe? What has Christianity actually done for the world that is positive? Where is the proof of His existence? With just three questions we create a ridiculous amount of debate and multiple sides that try and prove why one is right and why the others are not. As Christians we have came […]

Figures of speech – Sunrise on the Veld

Posted: 16th June 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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Personification – The grass stood on its shoulders. How can grass stand without any legs or feet. Paradox – Dogs running free. The dogs are not free it may appear that way but in all reality the canines are under the control of their master, who in this case was a 15 year old boy. […]

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incredulous – A person or something unable or unwilling to believe something. In relation to the context of the short story this occurs when the boy finds the deer being eating alive he confirms with himself over and over that it was not his fault. It was natures way and he should not interrupt it. […]

Found Poem 1

Posted: 5th April 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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Do you understand English What is the purpose of your visit Where do I buy the Nike shoes People don’t read the signs Would you like to eat to bite There cheap and long and usually about men killing each other That’s something a man like you will never understand You’ve been inhaling to many […]

First Line Auction – He Walked Alone

Posted: 5th April 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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Stumbling around a back alley Crying because his heart was broken He tried to drink the pain away He tried but did not succeed He is now on a main road In dark clothing He still has no idea where he is In the distance he can sees A reflection of a red light on […]

Translation: Idea to Image Poem

Posted: 5th April 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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The rage inside me builds up like a wildfire fueled by gasoline The anger just bursts out The agony is unbearable I don’t know how I’m going to make it I cannot control myself I cannot go without inhaling I cannot function without I cannot be happy without I need ecstasy The pain is overwhelming […]

An Emotional Landscape

Posted: 3rd April 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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As I drive down an old back road The sunset so gorgeous over the slough Out run six deer, three dose and two fawns They all look at me I turn the truck off, slowly start walking in their direction Not even the fawns moved a muscle When I got within twenty feet they started […]

Ten Minute Spill

Posted: 3rd April 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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As the wind whirs past my hair Some cauliflower clouds roll in They remind me of my mother’s homemade cauliflower casserole As I walk hallway at the doctor’s office Try to act brave like a lion, but truly I am petrified inside The needle is tenderly put into my arm I am told I will […]

Five Easy Pieces

Posted: 31st March 2017 by dallen in Uncategorized
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Her hands as soft as a kitten Fur running through her fingers Her hand again strokes the kitten from head to tail The kitten begins to purr Her eyes were fireflies, but with an evil look They shine bright like the northern lights over the Alaskan mountains Her eyes were bright blue, they reminded me […]