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  1. Lyrics for Tony - a collection of poems 1. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 05/23/2015 (Updated: 12/06/2015)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Free-Verse
    • music
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • love

    verse for Tony

    • 9 Chapters
    • 952 Words
    • 6,058 Views
    • 46 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Long-Term Hold
  2. Poems for Ross 2. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 07/13/2015 (Updated: 08/30/2015)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Free-Verse
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • love

    for Ross

    • 9 Chapters
    • 2,505 Words
    • 6,655 Views
    • 60 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Long-Term Hold
  3. Twenty-Two Early Poems 3. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 09/07/2015 (Updated: 04/16/2018)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Free-Verse
    • young adult
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • suicide

    written from ages fourteen to nineteen

    • 8 Chapters
    • 3,955 Words
    • 5,568 Views
    • 65 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Long-Term Hold
  4. My Twentieth Year 4. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 01/10/2016 (Updated: 04/17/2018)

    Genres: Poetry
    Sub-genres: Haiku, Free-Verse
    • gay
    • coming of age
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • love
    • depression

    verse written in a pivotal year for me

    • 29 Chapters
    • 12,940 Words
    • 21,407 Views
    • 213 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Long-Term Hold
  5. One Hundred and Fifty-Five Sonnets 5. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 01/13/2016 (Updated: 02/12/2021)

    Genres: Poetry, Non-Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: General Romance, Reference, Creative Non-Fic, Free-Verse
    • gay
    • music
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • religion
    • love

    for Tony

    • 78 Chapters
    • 18,708 Words
    • 74,951 Views
    • 520 Comments
    • Teen
    • Complete
  6. A Man in a Room, and other poems 6. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 09/01/2016 (Updated: 06/02/2018)

    Genres: Poetry, Non-Fiction
    Sub-genres: Creative Non-Fic, Haiku, Free-Verse
    • young adult
    • coming of age
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • autobiography

    poems written when I was 21 years old

    • 27 Chapters
    • 5,288 Words
    • 22,623 Views
    • 189 Comments
    • Teen
    • Long-Term Hold
  7. Translation Trashbin 7. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 10/20/2017 (Updated: 07/11/2022)

    Genres: Poetry, Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction
    Sub-genres: Reference, Mixed Forms, Translation, Historical Literary
    • gay
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • religion
    • love
    • depression

    A receptacle for my attempts at translating other poets’ work.

    • 33 Chapters
    • 13,423 Words
    • 35,749 Views
    • 271 Comments
    • Teen
    • In Process
  8. Lyrics for K. 8. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 12/08/2017 (Updated: 12/08/2017)

    Genres: Poetry, Non-Fiction
    Sub-genres: Creative Non-Fic, Haiku, Free-Verse
    • dark
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • love
    • depression

    ...like waking up at 3 am thinking about him....

    • 1 Chapters
    • 1,050 Words
    • 2,074 Views
    • 18 Comments
    • Teen
    • Long-Term Hold
  9. Song of the 70s 9. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 09/22/2013 (Updated: 09/21/2013)

    Genres: Poetry, Historical
    Sub-genres: Non-Contemporary, Free-Verse
    • coming of age
    • light-hearted
    • 20th century

    Do you recall what it was like to be a kid back then..?

    • 1 Chapters
    • 2,207 Words
    • 2,722 Views
    • 13 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Complete
  10. The Spring of '90 and other poems 10. Verse

    By AC Benus, in Fiction. 07/22/2018 (Updated: 07/22/2018)

    Genres: Non-Fiction
    Sub-genres: Creative Non-Fic
    • young adult
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • love
    • depression

    Poems written when I was 22 years old.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 3,903 Words
    • 1,801 Views
    • 13 Comments
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    • Long-Term Hold
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