Two Ocean Themed Poems

Continuing the forgotten poems series, these two poems are from sometime between 2000 – 2005. I’m leaving these open to interpretation, though I’m sure teenage angst is a fair assessment. Let me know if they struck a chord for you and, if so, what if was in the comments 🙂 The Rock And The SeaContinue reading “Two Ocean Themed Poems”

2 Writing Themed Poems

Continuing the forgotten poetry series, here are two poems about writing titled “Inside My Pen” and “The Pen.” Again, these would have been written between the years 2000 – 2005. Inside My Pen A fluid movement from my penInto the form of a figureSlowly breathing, breathing in lifeAs I back away for fear This creatureContinue reading “2 Writing Themed Poems”

An Examination of Death – A Poem

Here is the next of this series of forgotten poems from 2000 – 2005. I used to use a lot more structure in my poetry and didn’t actually start experimenting with avant garde/free verse until I was in college. At the end of the poem I decided to add a final stanza to provide closureContinue reading “An Examination of Death – A Poem”

Untitled Poems 1 – 4

Yesterday, I began sorting boxes my parents delivered over a year ago after Jacob and I moved into the house. One of these boxes was a mix of school papers, including some of my earliest poetry. These are the poems I’d forgotten about. Based on the folder, they were written sometime between 2000 and 2005,Continue reading “Untitled Poems 1 – 4”