[Poetry] I have three kids and two hands, which means someone is always getting a lesson in patience. That someone is usually me.
[Poetry] Don't tell me that you're feeling fine Because I won't pretend it's true - It will all get better soon -
Even in free verse, good poetry is still well thought out, meaningful, and made on purpose.
[Short Story] "It started out like any other night, you know? Just the two of us, sitting there on the porch, just relaxing with a thirty pack—"
[Short Story; Editorial] Addiction comes in various forms of substance and variety. It is a chemical reaction in the brain, and no single addiction is any more important—or any less—than another.
[Short Story] All of her friends were present for her coming-of-age party, standing around her in a circle, anxiously waiting to hear what her new power was.