Quarantine Writes: Day Two

The writer's group challenges rage on: today's writing prompt was to write a country song about quarantine. When you read the below, hold out the main vowel sound on the last word of each line. That's what makes it forlorn and 'country' in my opinion. Ex: that first line is "These three waaaaaaaaaaaals"   ............ [...]

Cat Rap

Quarantine writes. A friend of mine gave our group of writers a challenge today. Write a rap battle from the point of view of a cat. I've written about sewer cat, a real cat who haunts my apartment complex and taunts my dog. He always escapes behind bushes or down a sewer gutter. Bailey is [...]

I’m a Globe

I’m a Globe

This is a loose sonnet that poet, Rupi Kaur walked her followers through during an instagram live poetry workshop. I was one of over 8,000 people in attendance. I laughed and I cried and I wrote. Sitting in isolation in my self-quarantine, but connecting with so many people all writing and trying to feel something [...]