You’re Invited: October Poetry Challenge

Wafting cinnamon, creaking floorboards, groaning eaves, oh my! October is nearly upon us, bringing atmospheric weather made for lounging beside a roaring fire and scribbling in journals. While my senses relish the crisp air, crisp apples, and crisp leaves, I'll pen crisp lines of poetry to stretch my creativity. My goal is to post a… Continue reading You’re Invited: October Poetry Challenge

Outdoors, Writing

Poem: An Ordinary Day

One day I biked up a steep hillThrough dense green treesAnd an orchestra of birds Sweat tickled my spineLike water slipping down a ravineAnd I huffedAnd I puffedAnd I burned my legs down At the top I gulped mountain airWith a snowy view chaserAnd I was more aliveMore awareOf every breath and every muscleThan ever… Continue reading Poem: An Ordinary Day