Response: Whereas, Layli Long Soldier

I finished this book for the first time weeks ago, and I finished it for the second time last Thursday. Sometimes I read books twice back-to-back because I didn't want them to end in the first place. Sometimes I read books twice because I have no idea what I just read. Sometimes it's a mixture [...]

Weekly Recap

March 25 -29 To be honest, this week sucked. I haven't been as anxious and disoriented in a while. Well, I'm always anxious, but it's been building to a peak the past couple weeks. I'm working on it, but man does it make it hard to do things, even things I enjoy doing. I did [...]

Prompt 3: Lightning Twice

I hope y'all enjoyed the last prompt, Uber Lost & Found. Be on the lookout for tomorrow's weekly recap to see how it went for me and what other's said about it. Since the last one was so specific, this week I'd like to revisit a prompt from one of my college poetry classes. It [...]

Weekly Recap

March 18 - 24 Out of kindness to myself, I'm changing the name of these "Sunday Recaps" to "Weekly Recaps," as this is now the second week that this recap has come not on Sunday. Sundays tend to be big days for me--it's my long run day, and the day of the weekend I'm mostly [...]

Sunday Recap

March 11 – March 17 tl;dr: In one of my many efforts to keep myself accountable, welcome to my Sunday Recap, where I look back on the progress I made toward my goals during the week. This was a considerably better week than last week. Still very busy and working hard, but, with my plan, still managed [...]

I’m Going to Read…

tl;dr: This is literally just a list of books I'm going to read this year. If you read my post last week with my goals for 2019, you know that I'm going to read ... eight books of poetry (at least four of which were published in the last two years); two literary journals consistently [...]