Truth

From the Poet: “I wrote these pieces of art because there is power behind everyone's story. Maybe you're aware or haven't noticed, but you are,...

My​ ​Kind​ ​Shines

From the Poet: “I wrote these pieces of art because there is power behind everyone's story. Maybe you're aware or haven't noticed, but you are,...

Untitled Poem

In the eyes of denial It's no good to be wild Because it makes one a child But when one releases that vibrating growl Shaking the souls Of all...

Escapism

You don’t know how long you’ve been here, but you know that it’s been a long time. The days all blur together. You stopped counting...

Jade

From the Poet: “This piece is dedicated to my girlfriend. Thank you for being the crazy, beautiful, talented, magnificent woman you are.” Jade When darkness approaches, You are...

Life in Reverse

Happiness is a lie. Disregard anyone telling you that Life goes on and things get better. This state of mind is ridiculous because Something deep inside is saying You...

¿Home?

I am a walking limbo I am not white enough to be American I am not Brown enough to be Mexican They lump me with other Brown...

Elastic Love

From the Author: “This poem is dedicated to love—my inspiration in life. I wrote this poem to celebrate love and to depict the grandiosity of...

Ghosts of Summers Past

The thought of August is too bitter-sweet As my mind drifts back to those too few days To the thought of you no one can compete Smiling,...

The Tower

I stroll down the twisting cobblestone streets Making my way towards the beloved tower Little corner store bakeries with good eats Capture my attention for the hour The...

Roam

From the Poet: “I wrote this poem in support of DACA students and their symbol of migration—the monarch butterfly. The monarch is more than just a...

Dear @realDonaldTrump

Dear @realDonaldTrump, The bleaching of corals did not begin by pouring Clorox into the ocean. Greenhouse gases aren’t emitted into the atmosphere by opening nursery windows. Glaciers...

Cocking Back Tears

From the Poet: “I wrote these pieces of art because there is power behind everyone's story. Maybe you're aware or haven't noticed, but you are,...

The Plea

To all the good in the world We are born into this world knowing love The warm blanket of humanity fits us like a glove Powder blue...

Growing Pains

Responsibilities. Rent is late. No money in the bank, Got an empty gas tank. Midterms Essays Boyfriend Job─ Trying to breathe in between sobs. Don’t grow up too fast, they say. Now I see...

The Astronaut

From the Poet: “I wrote this poem to metaphorically depict the possible feelings one may experience when they must turn the page to a new...

Chasing Aurora

A blanket of a thousands stars flicker above There is a gentle hum of nature buzzing in our ears Layers upon layers attempt to collect our...

Free to Fly

March 20th was the first day of Spring. The flowers began to bloom, He started to feel a sting. The butterflies flew into his room. They gave him...

If I Should Forget

If I should forget my purpose for living, of what makes me human, please remind me. Remind me of azure skies, of the marshmallow clouds...

Untitled Poem

Sometimes it's sad to see The affects my dreams play on me Suppose to be smart and strong When all I've come to learn and feel Is weak...