September 25: Cuffed

When thinking about this prompt, I thought of several routes I could take it in. I could mention physical restraints, whether it's silk rope, metal cuffs, cutesy fuzzy handcuffs used playfully, a hand wrapped around my wrists securing them together. That's not the direction I wanted to go in. Cuffed I'm an understudy to a [...]

September 17: September Moon

September Moon A white orb in an infinite heaven. A moment to collect herself and think about nothing (everything). The sky and its stars are the few who haven’t neglected her. The moon glows as bright as a promise. Her voice is swallowed by the bigness of the universe, and for once, she falls silent. [...]

September 15: Kalon

The Greek word "kalon" encompasses the philosophical ideal of physical and moral beauty. I was once told I was beautiful in a strange sort of way. The person who described me this way had just finished explaining how each person was beautiful in their own way, which I interpreted to mean he found me strange-looking. [...]

September 2: Turquoise Tides

I found a hashtag on Twitter with poem prompts for the month of September. I'm hoping that I can do some of these poem prompts justice because some of them leave me scratching my head. Nonetheless, expect to hear more from me soon because I am excited for this challenge. Today's prompt was "Turquoise Tides". [...]