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What to do about you

What to do about you

December 17, 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...

No One Can Know

No One Can Know

November 10, 2016

No one can know, Our skeletons put on the show. Even as the seasons change and the leaves blow, Still no one can know. We...

The Universal Peace

The Universal Peace

October 24, 2016

The autumn rain fell into the trees as though the clouds had released the tensions in their spines and distress in their...

Lyrics of the Lonely Seventeen-Year-Old

Lyrics of the Lonely Seventeen-Year-Old

October 18, 2016

I sit here for hours Conjuring up words that I can write And I can only hope that these Mental monsters might put up...

Seaweed

Seaweed

October 15, 2016

Do you ever feel that feeling? Like bare feet on wet pavement that steams with hot summer rain? It is welcoming and...

Summer

Summer

October 6, 2016

Sandy, warm beaches, the sound of the waves. Ice cream melted, getting sandier every day. Fireworks bloom and sprinkle,...

How to Succeed in Gym Class (Without Really Trying)

How to Succeed in Gym Class (Without Really Trying)

May 31, 2016

Ah, gym class. An ancient relic of a simpler time when girls went to college to find husbands, people actually said “going steady”,...

An Open Letter to my Hometown

An Open Letter to my Hometown

May 31, 2016

I cannot bring myself to understand them; their words are a foreign language. “I can’t wait to leave.” “Nothing EVER happens ...

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