The other day I got the urge to write this down. Sometimes my creative juices just flow out of me unexpectedly (~just writer things~) and I’m not sure where they come from or what they mean. When I finished writing this poem and read it back through, my initial reaction was Damn, this sh*t is dark… Read More Could I Be Any More Bleak?
So summer is officially over, and I leave in 18 hours to go back to Gettysburg (YAY). Since the summer has come and gone I thought I’d share with you the only poem I wrote all summer. Yes I know, I should’ve written more, but in all my work-induced exhaustion and summer depression I couldn’t bring myself… Read More The Only Thing I Did This Summer
As many of you know, this past semester I took a creative writing course. My professor would often give us journal assignments to complete for class. They would include different kinds of exercises and such that were meant to get us thinking and our creative juices flowing. Though I’ve focused mainly on poetry so far… Read More A Writing Exercise: 100 Word Story
Today I have another poem for you! Once again, I wrote this last semester in my creative writing course. This session was all about rhyming (slant rhyme, true rhyme, etc.). Though I don’t really know what the poem is or means entirely, (because it literally just sprung out of me in a burst of rhymes… Read More The Ghost Generation
Essentially, this is what I have today. I’m staring at my computer and the tiny blinking line on the screen is intimidating me (and laughing at me) and I’m wondering what exactly I want to say today. Since I haven’t come up with anything inspiring or inventive I figured I’d just do this….ramble on about… Read More Writer’s Block
It hit hard. Like a train crashing full force into her stomach before landing solidly in her gut, and that’s exactly where it sat, as if it was a heavy pain that pulled all her organs down to her toes in one quick shiver. I wrote this line a while back in response to an… Read More Thinking and Feeling