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Turbulent Seas

Turbulent Seas

May 28, 2017

  I am unresolved, knotted chaos, turbulent seas, stomping thunder, a restless movement.   You are...

Renewal

Renewal

April 25, 2017

Oh, bless the lord, for the April rains have come.   Thaw the earth; soften its hardened edges. Join the...

The Watch List: Preview of a Senior Project

The Watch List: Preview of a Senior Project

April 19, 2017

From November to March I was filling the minimal free time I had with writing a novel. I chose to do this as my senior project...

An Ode to Our Teachers

An Ode to Our Teachers

February 8, 2017

Students come and go in high school—that is the way things are. A school population is completely different every four years,...

Slowly

Slowly

January 18, 2017

The sky above was as though the fiery, breathing end of a cigarette had been unraveled and wrapped around the atmosphere as...

The Hypocrite

The Hypocrite

December 22, 2016

Stupid poetry Phony, measured sentiments Crinkle, crumple, swish.

The Little Things

The Little Things

December 21, 2016

Little flame. The cliché mask of hope. Don't you know You're clinging to the wick For dear life? The tides sweep...

What to do about you

What to do about you

December 18, 2016

Don't lean across the desk to look over the shoulder of the guy in front of you because you're not going to like what you...

The Elusive Elite

The Elusive Elite

December 14, 2016

What are you looking at? You, with the sunken eyes And the slippery slant.   Trailing subtle corners To peer...

Arizona Memorial Experience

Arizona Memorial Experience

December 14, 2016

Waves lap against the side of the slow moving boat. Rain falls from the bleak sky, covering the boat passengers in water. As the...

Technicolor

Technicolor

December 1, 2016

Hi I’m just a girl In a Technicolor world. What a difference Just a bit of color makes.   It used to be ...

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

November 15, 2016

My back feels as sore As the exhausted chair I try to rest in.   Even when I am in This simple moment I...

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