Justice and Poetry Books I Received for Christmas

I ask for books (and clothes and jewelry and makeup) almost every year during the holiday season, but this year, I struck gold as all…

Poems in January

One of the best parts of starting a new month is finding poems that encompass the issues I’ve been struggling with over the past 30…

Blogmas Day 10 | Festive Poetry

My favorite part of every new season is discovering sweet poems that sing about my every emotion and the holiday season breeds some of the…

Poems in November

It seems the news in the media cycle is getting worse over time, so once again, I’m finding solace in the poetry I read. I’ve…

Little

I attempted an ekphrastic poem for my creative writing poetry class- a piece which verbally describes a scene or a work of art. My professor…

Remember

Two poems in two weeks, how wild! The most beautiful part of being in a creative writing poetry class is that I’m assigned to create…

Rebirth

  The third poem I wrote for my poetry class was inspired by the fabulous Tracy K. Smith’s “Sci-Fi” piece in her Life on Mars…

Poems in October

The past two weeks have been extremely difficult and painful, so once again, I’ve found myself searching for peace in poetry. Taking a creative writing…

New Poetry Anthology Additions

I’m constantly searching for new poetry discoveries from collections, Twitter, and Poets.org to inspire me in my own work. Even though I’m an English major,…