Sunflowers are my favourite flowers. Hands down. If you were to check my camera uploads, it is clear that I photograph them often. With their bright colour and beautiful form, how could I not? A little while I decided to write a poem inspired by my the flower, and how we as people, may in… Continue reading Sunflowers
Conflicting views and differing perspective are things that we see all the time. Whether two people disagree about the binder colour for the subject of Math, or butt heads on larger issues like governmental policies there is always someone who will see the other side of an argument or issue and try to argue their… Continue reading Conflicting Views
The inspiration for poems of mine can come from many different sources, such as something someone said or an interesting object or photo. Big Box Stores was a poem I had written in Fall of 2017, based on a photo I had snapped at the Screening Room, our local movie theatre. Instead of giving you… Continue reading Big Box Stores
Here is my answer. Poetry is magical. Just a few choice words are able to paint murals in the minds of millions, taking readers on emotion-filled adventures. Poems can take ugly truths, big ideas and even mundane daily activities, turning them into something of beauty. Writers are able use words and literary devices to illustrate… Continue reading What is Poetry?
Recently I have not been writing that much poetry, but the other day I had a little burst of creativity and wrote whatever you would call the collection of words below me. Since it was a first time in a while that I had written something I thought I would share. Here is a bit… Continue reading A Blog Post? A Poem? Who Knows.
"Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful." - Rita Dove In case you did not know, it is World Poetry Day! Today we celebrate all of the past, present, and future poets along with their work. Poetry is a big part of society as it is a form of art that can… Continue reading World Poetry Day