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Just Simply Alice’s Poetry

Sometimes Just Simply Alice writes poetry, but never with a plan. In actuality, the creative genius gifts Just Simply Alice with a select group of words in need of a home.

Grief and Loss: Tuesday, March 7th

Grief and Loss: Tuesday, March 7th

I woke up this morning, struggling with starting my day. After realizing the date, I sat down to write a quick poem to process my thoughts. This poem is about some of my personal experience with grief and loss, and how it still affects me today.

Grief and Loss: Tuesday, March 7th

*ring* *ring*
My dorm phone is ringing
Not my cell phone
I barely achieve consciousness
From a deep slumber
I try to fall back to sleep
It’s around 2am
On Tuesday, March 7th
2006 ...READ MORE...

A Stale Marriage

A Stale Marriage

I wrote this poem about a fictional stale marriage using inspiration from a Creative Collaboration. I posted on Facebook: “Look to your right, what do you see?” All answers to the question are formatted in the poem like *this*, and I wrote the poem within the goal of an hour.

A Stale Marriage

Me
Stuck between *dirty dishes
A red bed pillow
And the wall* ...READ MORE...