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Feelin' Old School

The carousel of people spin
In the shadow of the growing din
Sing to me drunken muses
Oh Sirens lead me to ruin
Pour down my throat a thousand boozes… 153 more words

The Bard's Birthday

Today is the day that is typically celebrated as Shakespeare’s birthday. He would be 450 today.  To commemorate the day, and although Sonnet 21 isn’t one of his most popular, it has always been one of my favorites. 178 more words

Words To Live By

Poetry: 'Groundhog Day' (a sonnet)

Finally finished this Groundhog Day sonnet. It’s taken me about 15 months.

Groundhog Day
You wake up and the day is still the same.
You wake up and the day is still the same. 109 more words


April 23rd, 2014

This weekend, I had to write a poem for english class. A Shakepearean sonnet, to be precise.

You can read the poem here: http://pastebin.com/fWzSmUmA
Please do read it, I’m kinda proud of it… 405 more words

Forest Fire

Thanks for the burn.
It’s not a brand,
It’s not who I am.
The letter is a lesson learned.

My silence had a name.
I never spoke it aloud… 50 more words


National Poetry Month, Day 23: Shakespeare

A little bard–er, bird–told me it was Shakespeare’s birthday today, and I thought, perfect. Here is one of his most famous sonnets, 116, “Let me not to the marriage of true minds.” Enjoy! 129 more words


Happy Birthday Mr. Shakespeare!

And for good measure, let’s enjoy a sonnet.

Sonnet III

Look in thy glass and tell the face thou viewest
Now is the time that face should form another; 107 more words

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