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A poem based on my Hometown in Brooklyn, New York. Comments are Open.
Tension rises between two urban gangs from Harlem (Goodfellas) and Brooklyn (Black Mafia) at the High School for Environmental Studies. When a gang rape occurs, the outcome leads to a school shooting.
Do you appreciate the lovely quirks of life? I do. My name is Phyl, and I'm With Phil. After reading this, I hope you'll be with Phil, too. You don't have to be a Phil to be with Phil and help a small town and a very worthy cause.
A hero is someone who performs heroic acts. A heroic act being an action showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort. I like to think of a hero as being a man (or woman) who does what a man (or woman) has to do when the need a...
This poem is based off of a foggy day in the community of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The poem has significant imagery and a type of gentle feel to it that gives this poem a type of pulse. It seems that even in the most silent of things, significant life can be found, if one was to look c...
these are the Famous People Born on February 9 in History
This poem was inspired by a nice little thought that I had. Being where I'm from, which is Brooklyn, a person would find a lot of what I write about where I live. This is just one of them. I'll leave it to the reader. Comments are open.
This poem is an ode to Williamsburg, located in Brooklyn, right off of the Williamsburg Bridge. For the past three and a half years, I've been going to high school here. And I've learned so much because of it and not just in academics. I guess that when I take strolls around the neigh...
A different world, a different set of standards, the years before World War II
This poem took me a small while to put together. The city I'm from is Brooklyn and ALL Brooklyn natives have similar feelings on how they feel of their streets. Brooklyn seems to be my streets. This is pretty much an ode to Brooklyn which all my ideas i worked on took me a small amoun...
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