1 Hamlet in Wonderland "They say the owl was a baker's daughter,/To sleep, perchance to dream." I'm mad, you're mad, we're all mad here!
Poetry: Humor, K, English, Parody & Humor, words: 89, favs: 1, follows: 1, 8/20/2014
1 Pennies "I gaze into the wishing well,/To where a thousand wishes dwell..." Nove Otto.
Poetry: Life, K, English, Spiritual, words: 60, favs: 1, 8/20/2014
2 Glass House Girl "There she lies shattered,/Inside the broken-glass house,/Longing for the sun."
Poetry: Haiku, K+, English, Tragedy & Spiritual, words: 39, 8/20/2014
2 Deep Sky Fishing "We'll put stars on our hooks/And use them for bait,/Then toss them up/In the sky as we wait." For my grandfather, who was the first and last man to convince me to go fishing.
Poetry: Fantasy, K, English, Adventure & Family, words: 106, favs: 1, 8/20/2014
2 Ode to Sophie "I think that you have caught Some stars in your hair." To a girl named Sophie, who is my sister in all but blood.
Poetry: Love, K, English, Friendship & Family, words: 134, favs: 1, 8/20/2014
Blindfolded A poem inspired by ee cummings' work for my old creative writing class and an exercise in which we were guided around campus blindfolded.
Poetry: Life, K, English, Spiritual, words: 26, 8/20/2014
A Letter to Lauren "Your arms were skinny, That kind of skinny where a person's elbows Are like burls on a branch And the there are bumps on their wrists Where the bones poke out." I can finally forgive the ones who bullied me, and for those who have been bullied, do not lose hope.
Poetry: Life, K+, English, Hurt/Comfort & Friendship, words: 429, favs: 1, follows: 1, 8/20/2014
One-Hundred and Forty-One Colors "Twinkling turquoise, plum violet, tangerine./Grass green and tickle-me-pink./Paper peeling, broken soldiers on coloring book fields./Wax rainbows shatter on the floor./Sweep up fragments of life and set them in a row./Playing pickup sticks with light." Of crayons and childhood.
Poetry: General, K, English, Poetry, words: 141, 8/20/2014