Posts Categorized: Poetry


This is the first poem I ever wrote. I was a freshman in highschool, and had never had much use for poetry. Then our English teacher gave us an assignment to find a picture that sparked our imagination and write a poem based on it. I had no idea what to do. I knew of… Read more »


Thank you to all of our soldiers, past, present, and future, for the sacrifices you have made so that I might sleep in peace and safety each night. May we never forget and never take for granted the courage and selflessness of our soldiers. This is a set of song lyrics that I created for… Read more »

Award-Winning Poem

Goodreads (one of my favorite ways to waste time these days) has lots of groups, threads, discussions, and competitions. I joined a writing competition for the month of January – the topic was “the fae.” I entered, just for fun… but I actually managed to pull 3rd place! I don’t think I’ve ever won anything… Read more »

I was a high school nerd…

When I was in high school, my friends and I decided to form our own “Dead Poets’ Society” (yes, we put the apostrophe there on purpose, we thought it was funnier that way). We were all kind of nerds, I guess, but we thought we were cool, so being nerdy didn’t bother us. We created… Read more »