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Oh, the Places You'll Go!

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With the new season just around the corner, I can't help but to think change is in the air again. The school year has begun. Summer has surely ended. It feels as though time is speeding up, racing towards the end of the year. There is nothing I can do about this never fleeting feeling except to sit back and enjoy the ride.   As I think about all the different stages of life, I realize that with without change, we can never experience anything new. And though some changes can hit you like a tidal wave, there is always...

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A Mother's Love

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A poem written for all the strong, courageous, and lovely mothers out there. Because of you, our world shines a bit brighter everyday. We love easier. We laugh more often. We are better people, because of you!      A Mother's Love written by Amanda Malabad  A mother's love is like the sunrise The peaceful moments before the world is awake She is ready to take on the world for your sake She is calm like the color blue, painted in the morning sky She will always guide you and show you how to fly Her smile is as bright...

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A Steampunk Poem: To Be Human

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To Be Human   Standing still, stealing time  Watching this world pass me by Am I human or am I robot?    I'm wide awake as I process this thought Conflicted by these feelings I fought Do I choose what I feel?  Do I feel what I choose?  Can I understand what it is like to walk in your shoes?    This whirl of emotion This world spinning in motion Am I human or am I robot?    Wanting to fly, losing all grip  Floating away in this airship  Or drowning in a sea Sinking in a submarine  These chaotic...

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