Hot tears trickle pain Hands clench, nails digging in skin Crescent moons remain
Shiver down your spine Warm blood drips upon the snow Snowflakes blur your eyes
With so much darkness on this earth, why must you elongate shadow? You turn like an eclipse Where once I saw sun, I turn around and find myself in black as pitch Like begets like, Misery loves company. Where I try to build you try to destroy. Where once I found a friend I now … Continue reading The Light: A Poem
Happy Saturday, my breathtaking blogitarians! It feels cold and awkward not to greet you at the beginning of my post, despite the fact that this is an excerpt from a piece I'm working on called "Page 42." Sooo, hai! Thanks for stopping by! Premise: José, a Mexican-American teen from Florida, discovers he's the descendent of … Continue reading Page 42: A Novella Excerpt
Good day to you, my brilliant blogoneers! I've missed you terribly. How are you?! Let my rays of love and light radiate through the written word and into your big, beautiful hearts! Muah! The last few months were a time of writing (just not here), reflection, and serious consideration of the direction I wish to … Continue reading Coming Out of the Broom Closet: Where My Witches At?
Happy Sunday, my brilliant blogoneers! The last several days here at casa de Claire have been productive, fun, and duh-licious. My in-laws are here visiting and helping us redo our kitchen. We're raising cabinets, putting up backsplash, and robbing Home Depot blind, all while eating well and drinking a shitload of Maker's Mark margaritas and … Continue reading Not a 30 Minute Meal: Kickass Coconut Curry Chicken (or Beef. Whatever.)
Hey there, blogvilians! Apologies for flatlining for a grip. My family and I are officially moved out of our old apartment and into a beautiful home! At last! Our first house! I couldn't be more thrilled. It's everything I hoped it would be and more! My furry babies have adapted quickly and are loving all … Continue reading Foodie Sploosh, Breakfast Philosophies, & F***ing Harkins Popcorn