• Absolute Write Blog Chain,  Inspiration,  Poetry

    December Blog Chain: It’s Over

    What have I’ve done?! Lol! This is my post for AbsoluteWrite’s December Blog Chain. This month’s theme: The End (of the World). For more exciting End of the World posts, see the links at the bottom of the page! ^^ I’m going to be weird and do something a little different. This month’s theme inspired this fabulous, original, narrative poem. ^^ It’s OverHe stands by the polluted watersAnd lifts his face up to the sky.Burning debris falls against his skin,Why couldn’t it have been him who died? He turns away from the dock and closes his eyesIt’s over…He can never face any of the survivors againBut there’s nowhere to take…

  • Query Letter,  Writing Journey

    Twas the Night Before Querying…

    …and all through my condo, excitement crackles all around, and I don’t know what rhymes with condo. I jump from giddiness to worry, from minute to minute, while my book dances for joy, as it can’t wait for me to send it. I’ve polished my letter, my synopsis too, my novel as well,  I’ve done all I can do. Today in this moment, I think my novel is great, I feel really good about it, I hope it’s tempting bait. The last round of editing, Draws to an end, In less than 24 hours,  I’ll load my baby up and hit send. Now I’m afraid,  I love this story so…

  • Poetry

    Yakkity Yak & An Original Sonnet

    Below is a random rose from my sister’s yard. Enjoy.  Yay! I finally have my blog up! I have no idea what I’m going to talk about, but I’m super interesting so I’m not worried. ^_^ For entertainment purposes, here is a sonnet I wrote for Intro to English Studies. It’s called “Breaking Away from You”(circa 2004): The fireworks lit up your face that night. How could I tell you and in what way? You turned to me your eyes shining so bright. But it doesn’t matter I could not stay. You confess your love, you pour out your heart You’re bleeding yet you still come back for more. How…