NaPoWriMo: Day 6

Untitled i wore the shirt you left or did i take it? borrowed, only borrowed a relic a symbol a souvenir you know i hate this part the waking from you the stumbling the retreating darkness the crust of mascara around morning eyes what sweet relief to slip back into your bed under your arm… Continue reading NaPoWriMo: Day 6


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



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)