Questions about WordPress

I’d like to think there’s no such thing as a dumb question, but in case these are, please forgive me 😉 People who manage more than one blog– for example, a poetry blog, a photography blog, and a mental health journal-type blog– is there any way to manage separate blogs in one place? Or do…

The Anna

Trees Turned us intoAncient damaged redwoodsSet us aflame during a droughtFire resistance aged our youthful faces My love for him still evergreenAlthough he cut us downThe fall brings peace The Anna was a bit of a challenge to write 🙂 Post written for Weekly Prompts Wednesday Challenge-Trees and My Name Poetry Scavenger Hunt All photos…

Marianne

September in California Fires lit my dreamsWoke to caramel skiesForesthill, Yosemite, WeedSmoke surrounds usCan’t breathe A Marianne poem for Murisopsis’ My Name Scavenger Hunt.

Drowning

Drowning Let’s try approaching it from a different angle. I remember love, before love turned my real life story into something that is indecent to write down. Once upon a time, love murdered me. He grabbed me from my vibrant life, and ripped me apart at the seams. Once I was split, he tried to…

September Poetry Challenge

Tehachapi In Tehachapi, it felt like the wind would blow us off the mountain In Tehachapi, we found dozens of endangered Bakersfield cacti In Tehachapi, we stood at the feet of sky-scraping wind turbines Hiking breezy PCT peaks between Mojave and San Joaquin Scarves over our faces to keep the sand out of our eyes…

Shadorma Tuesday

4:20a.m. What better time to write my first Shadorma. Breaking Up With Not My Boyfriend It’s overNow I won’t get toSee his blueEyes sparkleOr leave purple love bites onThe crook of his neck He’s so madSaid he’s done with meHe’ll neverTalk to meThen blocked my cell phone numberAlways stonewalling Well, you knowI’m quick to temperSo…

Ruins and Confession (Quadrilles)

Ruins I know I canI think you canSo why can’t weMake it work out?What is wrong withMe, why do IWant it to workSo badly when youDon’t love me back?If you did, wouldI sabotage us anyway? Confession Don’t want to admitThe reason it hurtsIs because I thinkIt’s all my faultWe didn’t work because I kind of…

Obsession

AlonePracticed yogaSwallowed my happy pillsTried acupuncture, therapyAte right DepressedP. T. S. D.There’s no one here with meEveryone says that they love meDo they? AfraidTo go outsideFeels like I’m gonna dieAt least I am safe on my ownIndoors FranticState of panicI don’t feel like myselfMind travels back through timeTriggered FlashbacksThat wasn’t meI said things I don’t…

Queens Crown Cinquain (NSFW)

Queens BrittneyLay across meBring your face to my chestBrush your lips by my breastsSoftly Best friendHolly Scarlet He doesn’t need to knowWhat we do when he’s not aroundKiss me LovelyLay down, QueenDelilah DestinyHe can’t, but I can make you screamLoudly Two’s funThree is betterWho should I undress firstValentina, Anastasia?Tough choice SecretsWe play pretendIn public they’re…

Joshua

BrotherRemember me?It’s been such a long timeSince I’ve talked to you on the phoneYou know? Hello?Where did you go?Do ashes dissipateThroughout the entire universeOr stay? SometimesWe all still cryI hope you’re happy nowThat you’ve escaped this awful lifeFor good Are youFlying aroundOver a waterfallSwimming the depths of the oceanOr where? You saidCarpe diemLike you knew…