Hello there! Another week has passed. I'm finding that all the days are blurring into one, which is both concerning and strangely relaxing, I think. 😀 I am a mere five days away from completing my Freshman year of college, and let me tell you - I am so ready! The last six weeks or so … Continue reading NaPoWriMo Update #3 & Poem – Magnanimous
Greetings! Another week has passed, full of poetry, sunshine, and of course, baking/cooking. 😀 All these things have been a welcome relief from the mass of papers that I suddenly have had due this week. Only two weeks left in the semester, so everything is ramping up towards finals week and I can definitely tell! … Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2020 Update #2 & Poem – Sonnet, With Brown Sugar Sorrow
It's Easter Saturday and I've spent the whole day cooking and baking. I believe the count is up to five items - two types of hot cross buns, a jello salad, homemade naan, and butter chicken. I love doing this for many reasons. It gives me a sense of normalcy that feels so very rare … Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2020 Update #1 & Poem – Ready or Not
Welcome, April! The month of rain and green and blooming things and the arrival of Spring. Or in the case of this year, the month of quarantines and face masks and the lack of flour in every single store. Nonetheless it is April, and with April also comes poetry because it is National Poetry Writing … Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2020 – Here We Go Again!
This poem is just as much for me as for anyone else. I don't know about you, but I've been feeling a lot of grief recently. Our lives have been turned upside down and the future is uncertain. I have been grieving for the loss of many things - plans carefully set with hope and … Continue reading Poem – Grieve Well, Dear Heart