NaPoWriMo: Day 2

Butterflies your breath comes ragged hot against my neck my heartbeat flies butterfly wings crashing against a cage of bone your hips move against mine the heat of your chest searing my skin the butterfly wings falter hitch i can’t breathe you roll over and with you goes so much of me the cold slips… Continue reading NaPoWriMo: Day 2


NaPoWriMo: Day 1

untitled the smoke curls around your head like a halo or a crown i am up so high, sitting here with you waiting on the edge of a precipice toes over the gap if i fall will i fly will it hurt your feet rest on the coffee table limbs soft and languid your eyes… Continue reading NaPoWriMo: Day 1



This year I will attempt to participate in NaPoWriMo. "NaPoWriMo, or National Poetry Writing Month, is an annual project in which participating poets attempt to write a poem a day for the month of April." I stole that directly from the About page on their website...simple and concise. You can write any kind of poems,… Continue reading NaPoWriMo

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Goal Setting (Or, Stuff Jessica Fails Miserably At)

I’m not ready for today to be the last day of 2014; honestly, I don’t know how the year disappeared so fast. But, since tomorrow will begin a new year, I figured a little introspection was in order. I don’t normally like to make a big hubbub about New Year’s resolutions, mainly because I don’t… Continue reading Goal Setting (Or, Stuff Jessica Fails Miserably At)