Why I Write

One of the most important questions a writer can answer is the reason behind them choosing that career path. Writing lacks much of the glamor and prestige of many other professions. 843 more words


Third star to the right, straight on till bat country.....

Friends, I am in need of a catharsis. As I have found along this unpredictable journey of mine, needs are often met if only I am open to letting it happen. 130 more words

LUU Spoken Word Society

“I read Emily Bronte at age six and enjoyed the angsty poetry a lot more than the rhyming stuff we had at school. I still have a really old book (with a dinosaur on front) of poems I wrote when I was about six, seven, or eight that are all about really depressing things I hadn’t actually experienced. 488 more words

The Life & Death of Sorry

The Life & Death of Sorry


Sorry can get caught in yesterday

Its hums and haws and final dispel

The pain of it all and the shame that went well… 240 more words


Breakdown of The Movie Girl.

There are several different archetypal characters in literature and film; the jock, the nerd, the popular girl, etc. When I was a little girl, however, I created an archetype of my own. 675 more words


The Right To Revenge

All who seek to dwell within the light of Truth must embrace an intrinsic, inalienable, and reflective right to seek and claim personal vengeance. Revenge and personal vengeance must be understood as reflections of personal trauma. 660 more words


The Test of Time Has Failed

This morning, K told me he likes to get up at 6:30 every morning, even on his days off. He sits in a fold-up camping chair in front of the window and smokes while the sun comes up. 448 more words