Okay, my last blog was mega angry and I posted a poem condemning guns. I was simply SICK of mass shootings in America's schools (still am...and I stand by my poem 100%). But I'll try to post some lighter material/pretty photos/fluff this time. Goodness, we could all use a break from trauma and despair -- … Continue reading Charm As Cheap As Table Salt
https://youtu.be/vw5FyPIgaj0 On February 14th, 2018, there was a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. 15 were injured and another 17 were killed by one of their classmates, who all-too-easily purchased an AR-15 assault weapon at a local gun shop. The video (link) above shows some of the chilling footage caught … Continue reading Gun Smoke On The Horizon, Hiding The Setting Sun
Once upon a time, a baby poet and Polaroid-lover named Jennifer was born in Iowa. Her father (a graphic artist) and her mother (a blues singer) would move down south while she was still a tiny tot. The area where they settled is known as the Arkansas Delta. A few weeks ago, I had … Continue reading On Beating The Odds And Beautifying The World
Above -- reading on my big night. Dress: vintage from the 1970's, just like me...purchased from Pretty Penny antique clothing boutique, California. Glasses: KLiiK, Denmark. Hello, readers! I was recently the feature poet at Kollective Coffee and Tea in Hot Springs, and I wanted to share a few photos from that magical evening... 👆🏼Snippet from … Continue reading Bow From The Waist. Accept Your Kudos.