As of my 2018 poetry book purchases, I bought these two little beauties ❤ -Depression and Other Magic Tricks by Sabrina Benaim -2 Fish by Jhene Aiko Efuru Chilombo I am so excited to read these books! I remember watching Sabrina Benaim preform "Explain Depression to my Mother" and I was immediately hooked. Not… Continue reading jan-feb 2018 mini-book haul
we were out of tune; off-key, each caress felt wrong, more unlikely than stars without a blanket of dreams. dreading you, dreading us, i tore skin, for you, i gouged flesh, for us. nothing but a bag of bones, for what? in vain? or for us? cowardice mice, men dressed in false skins, we were… Continue reading the same song
Hello there! ❤ It's been over 2 years since I first made this blog and I cannot be more thankful and appreciative of my followers who have watched me grow as a writer. YOU ROCK! I've always viewed blogging as an outlet; it has helped me expressive myself in exceptional ways and I… Continue reading Life is good
you are magic; never doubt the cadence of your heart's song ❤️❤️ @amateur_poet
i kinda want to sit in your car and talk about nothing and everything. you scroll through your favorite indie artists, i pretend to listen so i can hold your hand. i ask you about your dreams and passionate things, so i can follow your eyes, and watch as they burn as bright as… Continue reading kinda
Normally, my writing reflects my mood and the changes in my life but as of lately, I have noticed my poems have been leading to the more romantic side. I like this change in my writing; I am normally a skeptic when it comes to love/lust/relationships, so I hope these feelings are here to stay… Continue reading Love Poems
It touched my heart, how she crooned in the chorus; bled harmony and heartbreak in the denouement. the joy, the agony, the despair that pulled at the heartstrings-masterfully like the quiet thrum of the guitar. how wondrous! how awful! they gasp as her song stutters on the last note. like a wolf howling at a faceless… Continue reading A faceless moon
dripping in bliss, she dances with no music yet never misses a beat. her body intertwines with his, tangled in memories that taste bittersweet.
Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones Rating: BEWARE: SPOILERS FOR DAYZZ READ MORE REVIEWS Goodreads summary: Beware the goblin men and the wares they sell. All her life, nineteen-year-old Liesl has heard tales of the beautiful, mysterious Goblin King. He is the Lord of Mischief, the Ruler Underground, and the muse around which her music is composed. Yet,… Continue reading Wintersong Review
learn the vibes, taste the difference of sounds that are raw and unique; tough and enthralling– I am pulled into your verses, the timbre of your voice, and how your eyes, are alight with starburst dreams.