I have been writing poetry for as long as I can remember, but the latter two years of high school is when I began to realize what an important part of my life it is. My poems are very personal: sometimes happy, sometimes sad, and usually a mix of all three. As a human being and a scholar, I often use poetry as a way to come to grips with things like “history,” memory, time, and space. Feel free to let me know what you think; feedback in valuable to me, and, good or bad, it’s nice to know that something I’ve written has affected someone.
1. why do you think he is single? to what extent are structural forces to blame or is it rather ...Read More
i i will not go into that church, i told myself, i cannot be there, it is forbidden. ii what ...Read More
in paradise, in floyd county off thompson road on a hilltop with crows and robins singing about how from the ...Read More
i i don’t know why you keep coming to see me i never asked you to; i never knew you ...Read More
when was the last time you drowned in the night?
when was the last time it found you unguarded? or ...Read More
flesh is grass and flesh is ash and all of it together has been touched with the finger of death ...Read More
ja to be honest i knew it was a bad idea but i never turn down a bad idea for ...Read More
she said much and spoke so animatedly that i felt sure she must have been drunk before and she took ...Read More
what makes me lucky is i know what’s wrong with me. imagine being in the dark about all that? but ...Read More
i stellenbosch is the kind of place in which a person could lose all perspective; as for myself, i never ...Read More