2018, Gallimaufry

The stem that blooms.

Outside my window lies a tree with ample stems And each stem reminds me of an abandoned beginning As if they sprouted without a purpose And wallowed away while another one grew And only a few bloom Which makes me think about my own family tree About which stem blooms next Hoping it's the stem… Continue reading The stem that blooms.


Day 68 of 365

I was never one to take my time on things. I figured that if I tried my best in the time that I had, then that would always be enough. Well, until I realized it wasn't nor would it ever. In high school, I got decent grades, got involved in sports, volunteered, joined clubs; did… Continue reading Day 68 of 365


Day 47 of 365

T.G.I.F everyone! I know my blog has been quite silent this month, but I'm back and with some exciting news too! Before I get into detail, I would also like to mention that it was my parents 25th anniversary this Valentines day and my sisters and I threw got together and threw them a surprise… Continue reading Day 47 of 365


Day 34 of 365

Greetings! A big hello to you and to February, a nice warm welcome to the New Year! So much to look forward to this month, here's my to-do list: Start my Spring of 2018 semester (and make friends this time). Take new headshots! Start back up at the gym. (Slowly, but permanently). Make business cards… Continue reading Day 34 of 365


Day 22 of 365

Yesterday morning, I woke up to a text from a friend that read, I want to know how to love. My first concern was whether or not I should have an answer for him, seeing as I write about love so frequently, but in all honesty, what did I know about knowing how to love?… Continue reading Day 22 of 365


in this world.

He was my supplement of the sun when my sun no longer shined. My overview of the world when my eyes became blind. He was my inner sweetest, most deepest desires. But also the match that sparked my internal fires. I did not realize I was flammable Until I suffered third degree burns God, when… Continue reading in this world.