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Unspoken And Oppressed Within by Cynara Moore This poem describes every person in America who succumbs to emulating the latest ... [165 words]
In Loving Memory Of Perfection...... by Cynara Moore It shows how a persons love for another can blind them from the many imper... [224 words]
When Will She Smile Again ! by Cynara Moore Its basically depicting the life of a person undergoing abuse and how to rid their ... [132 words]
Soul Mate by Stuart Eric Longridge The search for your higher self. [676 words]
You-Are by Desdemonda - [21 words]
Xmas Time by Desdemonda Merry christmas everyone! [72 words]
Welsh Rabbit by Xero Sweet nostalgia. [79 words]
Wedding Vows by Just Jenn How long is forever? [71 words]
We Could Have Ended It Today by Just Jenn Knowing it's over, and finding the time to say goodbye. [121 words]
Visions(Ix) by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [83 words]
The Passage by Eyitemi Egwuenu A transition to a new phase of the poetic vision. [134 words]
The Mirror Of Me by Sharon Lynn Willis This poem puts it out there! Raw emotion. Questions of knowing one's self. [161 words]
The Maze by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [76 words]
The Harbinger's Herald by Daniel Birnbaum An attempt to bring some perspective to a nation once again embarking upon imperialism..... [192 words]
The Forward Thinker by Sasu Felling a bit ambitious tonight. [166 words]
The Dreaded Word by Just A Guy Dusted this off, made a few changes. I really don't recommend using the word guys. [88 words]
Take A Chance by Just A Guy Something about something. [170 words]
Still Happy To Be An American by Just A Guy Wrote this the day the statues came down in Bagdad and with the events of yesterd... [181 words]
Some Unnecessary Words
She Dreams Of You by Just Jenn Is it love, or a waste of time? [57 words]
Sandstorms by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [89 words]
Rotting Deep Within by Buxton Our poetic senses are once again enlightened by life's continuous thorns. [87 words]
Rose Garden by Erma Uppercase A Poem I wrote for my brother-inlaw,who gave his life to the Lord on this very road. [82 words]
Roachtrap by D G Williford Like sticky glue the roach is caught! [125 words]
Reawakening by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [72 words]
People by Rae A little mindlessness. [41 words]
Pastimes by B Galindo - [124 words]
Passing Through Heaven's Door by David B Doc Byron A dedication to the late Warren Zevon [161 words]
On The Wings Of Psyche by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [103 words]
On One Hand by Just Jenn How far is too far? [107 words]
Naming Of Farts by Harvey Kennett Apologies to Henry Reed.... [243 words]
My Suicide by Kristen Gail Diana Ritthaler Its about a suicide... hence the title.. [100 words]
Love Is Love Is Love by Desdemonda - [67 words]
Love, Actually by Desdemonda - [60 words]
Lonely Heart by B Galindo A heart gave up its desire to love and be loved. [119 words]
Loneliness by Roberto J Moreno It's about meeting someone and coming down after being disappointed. [68 words]
Living Life by Martha R Arroyo A poem. [89 words]
Just Another Drive By by Erma Uppercase Ideas from daily newspapers. [65 words]
Just A Bit Callous by Just A Guy Not to be taken too seriously. [106 words]
It's The Devil's Fault by Just A Guy Ok admin - I offered a bribe, that didn't work. Next comes the threats! [149 words]
If I Had You I'd.... by Just Jenn Thoughts of love from a stranger. [166 words]
If I Could Dream You Here by M Q Walters - [151 words]
How Are You? by Just Jenn Do we ever really listen? [113 words]
Footprints by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [120 words]
E-Mail Blues II by Just A Guy Been experiencing a rash of this stuff lately. [68 words]
Dreams Of Love by Elizabeth Gage - [125 words]
Don't Promise Me After While by Just Jenn Tired of broken promises. [76 words]
Destruction by B Galindo Reflection. [88 words]
Deception by B Galindo This talks about a friend that deceived people along with myself. [53 words]
Damn Words by Just A Guy - [80 words]
Chrysalis by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [54 words]
Christmas Snatch by Christmas Bare Just a little fun! [79 words]
Canyon by Rae More adventures in cutting. [18 words]
Cancel The Order by Sasu My first entry. Please be kind.. [114 words]
But I Don't Want To by Just Jenn Doing something you don't really want to, but know has to be done. [116 words]
Building Bridges by Buxton A poem on Storymania. [75 words]
Breath Of Fresh Air by B Galindo This I wrote about somebody that was exactly that. [172 words]
A Vampire Tale - Well, Sort Of. by Just A Guy Seeing Harvey's piece brought to mind one I had put away. [93 words]
A Touch So Innocent by B Galindo A misinterpretation between lust & love. [65 words]
A Passionate Kiss by Dan Lemmond This is a poem that I wrote for my future wife Brandi. [150 words]
A New Moon ----Serenade by Eyitemi Egwuenu - [66 words]

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TITLE (EDIT)
Some Unnecessary Words
DESCRIPTION
Why be superfluous?
[36 words]
AUTHOR
Higgins
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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[January 2005]
AUTHOR'S OTHER TITLES (25)
A Likely Story (Short Stories) Charlie Kelly comes to grips with the police. [846 words]
A Miscellanea Of Senryu (Poetry) - [145 words]
A Random Sample Of Senryu (Poetry) A cross section of Senryu poems. [152 words]
A Sampling Of Senryu Poems (Poetry) These poems follow the 5-7-5 pattern of Haiku but do not focus on nature or the seasons. [154 words]
Actors And Dancers (Poetry) - [109 words]
Country Music (Poetry) Descriptions of superstars of Country Music. [171 words]
Grandpappy's Red Flannels (Short Stories) The moon was out. [383 words]
Horror And Mystery Writers (Poetry) - [98 words]
Lame Overused Expressions (Poetry) Unimpressive redundant expressions. [156 words]
Like Ocean's Eleven (Short Stories) This story takes place in a military setting, mainly Point Barrow, Alaska. Russian officers and members of the U.S. Army interact. Although potential danger is hinted at, there is more humor than dang... [1,414 words]
Literary Theory And Criticism (Poetry) A dozen of the very best critics and literary. theorists that America has produced. [75 words]
Make Mine A Boilermaker (Short Stories) A brief story of a construction worker who goes into business. [559 words]
Max's Antics (Short Stories) A brief tale of a wealthy alcoholic. [553 words]
Mole M. Speaks (Short Stories) An alcoholic who once played minor league baseball speaks to the members of the Royal Palm Room of Alcoholics Anonymous. [1,147 words]
On Art (Poetry) - [245 words]
On Health Matters Including Diets (Non-Fiction) A fourteen point plan is offered which may lead to. health improvement. [727 words]
On Mathematicians (Poetry) Brief descriptions of the contributions of some world class mathematicians. [165 words]
People Who Should Be Phased Out (Poetry) A senryu attack on those with irritating manerisms. [103 words]
Popular Redundancies (Poetry) Many words used in writing or discussion could be eliminated. [81 words]
Red Flannels (Short Stories) The moons were shining. [383 words]
Rock And Roll (Poetry) A poem which includes a sampling of Rock and Roll luminaries. [163 words]
Senryu Poem Of Popular Oxymorons (Poetry) A poetic rendering of combinations of contradictory or incongruous words. [40 words]
Spiritual Readers (Poetry) Those who look into crystal balls, read palms, interpret cards,... [153 words]
The Moral Of The Story (Short Stories) If your golf game was disappointing, you can always say "It was a nice day in the country." [1,868 words]
Will Hunter Plays Golf (Short Stories) The game of a good golfer deteriorates. [997 words]
Some Unnecessary Words
Higgins



I
Flotation device;
hospital environment;
seating area.

II
Shooting incident;
evacuation process;
confidence level.

III
Sting operation;
forest setting; leadership
role; blue in color.

IV
Beverage items;
rain event; boarding process;
facial area.

V
Fear factor; free of
charge; standoff situation;
at that point in time.

VI
Risk factor; daily
basis; peace process; knowledge
base; healing process.

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"I missed the point of this poem. I don't quite get it!" -- e. rocco ccaldwell.
"Rocco-Many words in English are not needed.For example, "evacuation process" could just be "evacuation" and "blue in color" could just be "blue." I am reading your stuff and will be getting back to you. " -- Higgins, Miami, FL.
"Now I get it...and I agree with you. I'm sorry I was reading my own view into what you were trying to achieve and it does work! " -- e. rocco caldwell.
"Higgins, love it! Great little exercise. " -- morte.

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STORYMANIA PUBLICATION DATE
December 2003
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