A Sestina- for my nephew

Your little hands wrap around my finger It was then that I understood how a heart can grow in size, even for something so little. Outside, the sun has just risen, the beams of light shining on your delicate face. I softly hum lullabies to you in the quiet.   There was one thing thatContinue reading “A Sestina- for my nephew”

My Trip to Colorado – costs, travel tips, etc.

I’ve always wanted to travel. I think it’s the experience that is so alluring to me- learning new cultures, meeting new people, getting to see different environments. That’s why I always keep my eye on flights. This year I was able to go to New York City, California, Gatlinburg, Florida, and Colorado. I made aContinue reading “My Trip to Colorado – costs, travel tips, etc.”

Self Love Poem.

Though you might think that I am weak, I am the thunder in the morning that wakes you, and I am the breeze that kisses your cheek. I am built of golden hair, impulsive tattoos, rosy cheeks, poetry, and I know who I am. I am resilient like a rooted tree in the middle ofContinue reading “Self Love Poem.”

“Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover”

Reminiscing on my summer of travels. I traveled to California, NYC, Saranac Lake, Gatlinburg, Florida, North Carolina- and I can’t choose a favorite. It was so magical to find the little treasures within each place. To think that people lived there. Memories happened there. Each person who calls that place their home has a localContinue reading ““Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover””