Category: Random Thoughts

Happy Pride, Walt Whitman!

Happy, happy Pride Month! To celebrate, I’m gonna spotlight some awesome queer poets and authors! First up is Walt Whitman! Whitman was known for kickstarting free verse and remains one of the most influential American poets in history! His well-known and first big collection, Leaves of Grass (1855), […]

A Poetry Mystery

Around mid-September, I opened my mailbox to find two booklets, individually wrapped in plastic, just sitting among the normal junk coupons I recycle. I pulled out the July/August 2018 and the September 2018 issues of POETRY Magazine, run by the Poetry Foundation. Unless I’ve developed a sleepwalking habit, […]

Under Construction!

Hello! I just wanted to thank everyone who continues to follow this blog. I know I haven’t been super active lately, though I’ve got some exciting plans in the works! Kindly continue to follow me, I really appreciate it, and I’ll keep y’all posted on what’s coming up! […]

World Poetry Day 2018

Hello everyone! I know it’s been a crazy long time since I’ve posted. In my defense, Winter Quarter was crazy (it always is) and for mental health reasons I could barely even focus on schoolwork much less running a successful blog. All that being said, I am now […]