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Finger Rays

Your fingers fan out from your palms like rays
fan from the sun and make you feel they are
something like the sun that makes our days, 101 more words

01 Sonnet

I have lived a life full of hurt and pain
While you watched and left as my head fell low,
I picked the holes and dressed up in the shame… 100 more words


But Thought You?

This is just a simple Shakespearean sonnet, which I wanted to write perfectly but failed in doing because I needed to make a point. I am so thankful for my husband’s daily choice to put me first. 127 more words



Abuelo, I remember you as waiting
at terminals of bus or plane for me,
not like an archived picture that’s been fading
but one ingrained within my memory. 82 more words

First 5 Sonnets

Hello internet,

As my first poetry post, I will share some of my ancient sonnets, written around the time I was first revealed to Shakespeare in my high school English courses. 586 more words

Journal Entries

Royal Misfit

Treading the green divots at Cowdray Park,
as the Prince of Wales dons his polo kit,
the County Set hails a future monarch,
born in London to a royal misfit. 73 more words


In half, it tore, from guts to throat. 123 more words