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Night Light (revised)

The city sleeps but she cannot. She touches the switch. Watches as the light grows brighter. Touches the switch again and watches the light dim to nothing. 573 more words


In My Place (work in progress)

In My Place


You are safe
in your silence
in your uptown studio
in your trusted company
in your sobriety
in your abstinence
emotional… 75 more words

Coming Of Age

Back and better than ever!

It’s been long time since I’ve posted on this blog but it’s because I forgot about it and I’m trying to catch up on my school work (which isn’t much now). 159 more words

Coming Of Age

Book Review: The Year We Fell Down (Ivy Years #1) by Sarina Bowen


The sport she loves is out of reach. The boy she loves wants someone else.

What now?

She expected to start Harkness College as a varsity ice hockey player. 518 more words

New Adult

Reading Log: Murakami’s ‘South of the Border, West of the Sun’ and Me Bitching About Nice Things Because They are Too “On the Nose”

Murakami writes great characters. His prose is solid, and the excerpt I read from ‘Kafka on the Shore’ in The Paris Review was great -both funny and unsettling. 160 more words


Coming of age in the 60's: The Children's Day by Michiel Heyns

Small town South Africa. The 1960’s. Rules govern social engagement. Black and white, Afrikaner and English, richer and poorer. Even in the smallest of towns a hierarchy of social stratification evolves and is reinforced with a blend of gossip and charity. 1,046 more words




I’m still in the jeans
I wore last night
Her and I
And our abilities
She stopped me
From reading her
In her bedroom… 14 more words