Tag: Emergent writer
Law of Attraction
Some of you (most of you) may not know that I am bipolar. I am. Depending on where my mood is, my writing takes on drastic flavors. Here is one such flavor.
one beautiful thing
Yes, sometimes I write poetry about / for my girlfriend. This is one of them.
wish upon planes
This poem started as a critique of beauty and art lost to industrialization and became… something else.
The preparation for Hurricane Ian and memory of Hurricane Irma inspired me to write this poem.
This poem came to me in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian.
N232 sat in a chair, even though standing would have been just as comfortable, and examined the male specimen before her. He had just finished the procedure, the one he had to do once a week. It couldn’t be missed. It was the reason he was still alive.
In the beginning, there is Ama. She is the Flames. She comes first. She comes last. Her Flames can never go out. They have always burned; they will always burn.
Character Profile: Ishna-nan Jarohiri
Despite his frail appearance, Saku was strong, and within thirty seconds, Jaro’s wrist was already twisted backwards, Saku’s hand curled over in imminent victory. “Now,” Saku said through gritted teeth, “it’s just a matter of time. I will wear you down. You will succumb to our friendship.”
I’m gay. Two words. Three without the contraction. So simple, so damnable. She shares the post. They’ll say I’m perverted. They’ll say I’m going to Hell. She trembles. Waits. Then a miracle happens. You’re loved. You’re beautiful. You’re worth it. Those simple words feel like redemption. Fall like healing rain.
Who is Pedra nju-Kisjeki?
The story begins with Pedra nju-Kisjeki. Pedra, daughter of Kisjeki. Pedra is one of the Viðkan, the enslaved people living in suburbs outside the city-states on the planet Minze. Karatus-sub, the suburb outside the capital city, Karatus, has been her home for as long as she can remember. All the Viðkan suffer in suburbs, which…