A Glimpse of Summer

Outside, weak winter light is waning behind piles of browning snow. Inside, I am tan and content. Tonight my tired eyes are trying to keep themselves awake after a week in Florida. Long dispelled are the rumors that Florida is for the retired and cold. This state came alive over spring break. Touching down in … More A Glimpse of Summer

Mid-winter Thoughts

February and my new creative writing class have me writing a lot of poetry. It’s a form I haven’t worked too much in but am slowly starting to love. Learning to write poetry can only be compared to learning to love going to the gym; It happens slowly, but after a while you don’t know … More Mid-winter Thoughts

2017, Here We Go…

A Year of manifesting my dreams begins now I rang in the new year sipping long island ice teas in a grungy hotel bar, fighting eager, french-speaking boys off my best friend. I lost my keys and my favorite lipstick, but I wouldn’t have wanted to spend the evening any other way. I vowed to … More 2017, Here We Go…

On Writing 

The more I think, the more I write. The more I write the more I turn myself inside out trying to understand the things I’m thinking, grasping at concepts and feelings that have passed hoping to make sense of them in lengthy phrases and words. I understand what Rupi Kaur meant when she said she … More On Writing