Where I’m From – a Poem

I am from Tamagachi and Neopets,American Girl Dolls, Beanie Babies, and Fruit Roll Ups.From popsicles and pools and playgrounds. I am from many childhood homes,full of many themed bedroomsand many colorful flower beds. I am from oak trees,whose bark I hugged every morning before doing anything else,and from dandelions,who never once granted me a wish,and…

Thoughts on the country and election

Originally I was going to post about the election last Thursday, but after reading some articles and reddit comments I decided to wait. My thoughts were changing by the day, sometimes even by the hour. Nothing was very clear to me except my disappointment and it was unfair to myself and to any who read…

Day 266. Another Realm – my 3rd grade self’s story

This weekend I briefly went through my memory box. I had been organizing the little storage unit we have and thought it might be good to try to lighten up my memory box (it's heavy). So I brought it inside and started sifting through a few things. I happened upon a notebook where I had…