((I meant to seriously return to the short story challenge this week, but I’ve had a rough last few days of the semester. No one in my surroundings would know that, actually, but in the comfort of my blog, I can admit to it, and I can learn to live with it. Writing what I… Continue reading Poetry: High Negativity
(Some point in time earlier in the year, I said that I would write some aromantic poetry. Well, I’ve been acutely aware of my lack of sexual orientation, lately, so I suppose now is as good at time as any to give it a go, haha.) Love Blossoms – November 27th, 2016 I never understood that… Continue reading Poems from an Aromantic Asexual
(Hello! I was recently inspired, but as usual, I write poetry to get out negative emotions, ahaha. I’m pretty happy with how these turned out, but they’re also pretty mean thoughts, so make of it what you will. I’m not ashamed of how I feel – it’s all about how I conduct myself in reality, after… Continue reading Poems of Negativity
“How is a river like a war?” “They both create new borders.” So though they turn blind eyes towards The war about to dawn Perhaps they can see the river rise They need not see because here, they feel it Down by the riverside The water, once lapping at their feet, a threat Grows bolder, grows colder, grows furious… Continue reading Riverside
There aren’t enough poems about the aroace experience, in my experience. This past month, I’ve sought to rectify that. For now, I’m starting with poetry about the insecurities and discomfort that I attribute to my (lack of) romantic orientation, but in time perhaps I can write a love poem from the view of an ‘ace… Continue reading Poems of Insecurity
A Collaboration with Danny (2014.11.12 – 2016.04.27) (Guess which line Danny wrote) Armed to the teeth With unbridled optimism Armadillo.
I call it a collection, but there aren’t really that many that I find decent enough to share. Poetry isn’t what I consider my strong suit, and definitely not back in high school, but I have a few here collecting dust that I thought would be alright to share. This is part of a collection… Continue reading Poem: High School Collection 1