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Jennifer Brighton



Booksie Address: http://www.booksie.com/Jennifer_Brighton
Country: United States
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Favorite book: Macbeth
Member Since: Jul 9, 2012

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Fiery-Orange.

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 1, 2014
I don't remember much afterwards... just the hollow...
Tags:love, pain, disappointment, rain, longing, rejection, sadness, yearning, hollow, orange

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Pink Secrets & Little-White-Lies: Cat Returns

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 5, 2014
No doubt about it, she’s heartbroken. Reasons why are...
Tags:sad, forgiveness, friendship, heartbreak, happiness, lust, boyfriend, girlfriend, deceit, betrayal, obsession

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Intemerate

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 5, 2014
Nervously awaiting his approval--
Tags:green, beauty, silence, worry, innocent, curiosity, imperfect, chaste, inexperience, reluctance, virginal

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One Love Poem Too Many

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 3, 2014
I fear I have written one love poem too many...
Tags:love, regret, heartache, heartbreak, disappointment, angst, epiphany, realization, melancholy, pensive, destitution

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Red Bird

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 29, 2014
--bird in the snow.
Tags:ice, winter, bird, snow, odd, flame, january, red-bird

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The Reckoning.

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 11, 2013
A group of survivors travail through a post-apocalyptic...
Tags:survival, apocalypse, zombies, wasteland, infection, post-apocalyptic, and-so-it-begins

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41st & 5th

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 2, 2013
A woman has a brush with her past.
Tags:future, children, forbidden, passion, lovers, adults, past, present, chance, encounters, melancholia

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So, It Begins...

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 19, 2013
Unlikely companions wander through a post-apocalyptic...
Tags:anger, darkness, fantasy, lust, survival, jealousy, zombies, blood, run, creatures, attraction

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Forever Indebted

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: May 17, 2013
Beautiful Charlotte finds herself in a sticky...
Tags:man, woman, trust, deceit, betrayal, debt, witch, brothel, indebtedness

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Don't Let the Doctor In

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 13, 2013
He's coming to see me again... Please, don't let him in--
Tags:fear, scared, shadow, patient, accident, doctor, disgust, please, hospital, desperation, scars

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...shallow skin.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 25, 2013
--the music makes us strong.
Tags:love, sad, music, night, starving, depressing, thin, melancholy, wrists, nighttime

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Little White Lies: Queen of Secrecy

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 16, 2013
You can't tell anyone! (snippet from Pink Secrets &...
Tags:love, lies, winter, secrets, irony, forbidden love, stairs, lost love, young love, return, confessions

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Little White Lies: Winter.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 11, 2013
December... (snippet from Pink Secrets & Little White...
Tags:lies, winter, cold, truth, outside, expecting, young love, running away, jesse, december, consequences

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Alice...

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 2, 2013
A simple poem about Alice and the white rabbit.
Tags:running, alice, chasing, white rabbit

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Never Quite Enough

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 28, 2012
A non-humorous limerick about love, the parasite that feeds.
Tags:love, void, parasite, non-humorous limerick

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A Grey Morning

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 27, 2012
A grey morning.
Tags:rain, irony, grey, morning, free verse, mist, drizzle, mud, rainwater

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The Knelling

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Oct 15, 2012
The ominous tolling of a bell.
Tags:dark, winter, frost, bell, ominous, zeal, knelling

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--like sand.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 22, 2012
--like sand, old habits are swept away by the winds of...
Tags:heartache, change, love lost, running, chasing, despondency, listless determination

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The Wooden Doll

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 27, 2012
-Out with the old and in with the new?---A girl is...
Tags:love, memories, tears, dark, dolls, broken heart, throwing things away, melancholia

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Awake at Night

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
A man shares his nighttime thoughts.
Tags:love, yearning, touch, moonlight, melancholy, nighttime, awake

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Lock Me In Your Closet

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
He asks his lover to lock him in her closet.
Tags:lust, hiding, secrets, young love, dark places, nighttime, closets, stealth, doors, close calls

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Such is life.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
A simple impossibility for two lovers.
Tags:love, sky, melancholy, grass, impossibilities

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Thrice Upon A Misty Eve

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 19, 2012
Aerie has a secret that becomes even too big for her to...
Tags:mystery, dark, suspense, sleep, dreams, rain, abyss, grey, sinister, wind, shadows

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...disassembly

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 9, 2012
When worn-out fabric becomes a symbol of suffering.
Tags:love, heartache, nostalgia, incomplete, melancholy

Writing Portfolio

Lightning-- haiku.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 3, 2014
Haiku about lightning.

He Doesn't Know My Name (for him)

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 30, 2014
--he didn't know my name...

Fiery-Orange.

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 1, 2014
I don't remember much afterwards... just the hollow...

Grasping at Straws

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 1, 2014
What a silly, little girl.

Angels and Demons (the doubtful saint)

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 17, 2014
Doubt engulfs a saint.

Girl Next Door (nothing but time)

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 15, 2014
Where's the rush? There's nothing but time.

--I come to life.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 14, 2014
I know I am foolish for loving you.

Pink Secrets & Little-White-Lies: Cat Returns

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 5, 2014
No doubt about it, she’s heartbroken. Reasons why are...

Indeed Love has Made Me Bitter--

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 12, 2014
Monologue. An old man reflects upon life and love.

Intemerate

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 5, 2014
Nervously awaiting his approval--

One Love Poem Too Many

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 3, 2014
I fear I have written one love poem too many...

Red Bird

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 29, 2014
--bird in the snow.

One Hundred Forty-Two

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 22, 2014
That's how many ways I could do it. No one would ever...

Half.

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 17, 2014
Hiding in plain sight...

stumble.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 16, 2014
clear, black night.

Shit Happens.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 5, 2014
A poem depicting the grey, unpredictable areas in life.

Disquietude

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Dec 27, 2013
What will become of me?

Church Gals and Juke Joints

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 29, 2013
Church gals have no business dancing so closely with men...

Believe

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 29, 2013
Place a bag of pixie's dust beneath your pillow after...

Fall of Cass

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 6, 2013
Cass returns home to her village after escaping the...

Dear Atlanta

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 28, 2013
I withered under the electric heat of your bright city...

Aeternus

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 21, 2013
--the stars align, and we are eternal.

The Reckoning.

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 11, 2013
A group of survivors travail through a post-apocalyptic...

41st & 5th

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 2, 2013
A woman has a brush with her past.

Rising Tide (the shark within)

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 20, 2013
The tide is rising...

Red Dusk

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 17, 2013
Provoke me.

How far...?

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 25, 2013
How far are you willing to go...? (teaser only)

So, It Begins...

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 19, 2013
Unlikely companions wander through a post-apocalyptic...

X-perimental.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 15, 2013
X-perimental.

Abject.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 9, 2013
Wretchedness.

Of Scars, Blood, and Shallow Graves. (So, It Begins...: The Reckoning.)

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 3, 2013
Of Scars, Blood, and Shallow Graves. (a teaser continuance)

Awake. (So, It Begins...: The Reckoning.)

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 3, 2013
Awake. (a teaser continuance)

Forever Indebted

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: May 17, 2013
Beautiful Charlotte finds herself in a sticky...

Fire, Forge, and Conjure.

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: May 17, 2013
Fire, Forge, Conjure.

Anna Lear. Teaching the Dead.

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 28, 2013
Pt 1. Anna struggles to teach her pupils. (Based on a...

Jane: Letters to Lewis

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 20, 2013
Letters and Scribblings of Jane.

So, it begins...: The Reckoning.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 15, 2013
Teaser. (2nd book series)

Don't Let the Doctor In

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 13, 2013
He's coming to see me again... Please, don't let him in--

Sleeping with the Enemy

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Apr 13, 2013
...her memoir. (a short memoir)

Portrait of Pain.

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 31, 2013
Aria gets into trouble.

A Sermon for Tess: Jeremy makes a move.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 29, 2013
The sound of rustling leaves filled the silent void.

A Sermon for Tess: Introducing Silas Johnson.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 29, 2013
The vainest man alive.

A Sermon for Tess: Grandma Dinah Interjects

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 29, 2013
Grandma D has plans of her own...

...shallow skin.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 25, 2013
--the music makes us strong.

Little White Lies: Queen of Secrecy

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 16, 2013
You can't tell anyone! (snippet from Pink Secrets &...

Contessa...: A Sermon for Tess

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 14, 2013
Something unexpected happens to Tess...

Little White Lies: Winter.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 11, 2013
December... (snippet from Pink Secrets & Little White...

Little White Lies: Truth and Consequences .4.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 10, 2013
Facing the consequences...

Little White Lies: Truth and Consequences .3.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 10, 2013
Lying to my mother...

Little White Lies: Truth and Consequences

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 10, 2013
He placed a finger to my quivering lips. “Keep quiet...

A Matter of Tact

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Mar 4, 2013
Secrets should be handled with the greatest amount of tact.

Twisted Tree

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 17, 2013
Twisted tree, bowing in the wind...

Alice...

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Feb 2, 2013
A simple poem about Alice and the white rabbit.

So, It Begins...: Foreward and Journal Entries

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 26, 2013
It's gonna be a long winter...

'Til My Breath is Spent

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 25, 2013
'til my breath is spent...

Breakfast with Daniel

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 23, 2013
Lori has breakfast with Daniel for once.

Pink Secrets & Little White Lies: Megan's Little Secret

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 21, 2013
Megan has been keeping a secret...

Little White Lies: When it Rains... it Pours. 2

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 21, 2013
Lying to my mother. (may contain slight adult subject...

Little White Lies: When it Rains... it Pours.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 21, 2013
On a dark, rainy day, company comes over and it really...

Pink Secrets: The Kiss .1.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 21, 2013
Shouldn't something be wrong with this? I thought to...

Pink Secrets: The Kiss .2.

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jan 20, 2013
Shouldn't something be wrong with this? I thought to...

Pink Secrets & Little White Lies

Book by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Dec 26, 2012
P-1. The Argument: Just when my day seemed to get better,...

I Wish Upon A Summer's Breeze

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Dec 11, 2012
I can be temperate and mild like the gale, if you'd let...

Never Quite Enough

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 28, 2012
A non-humorous limerick about love, the parasite that feeds.

A Grey Morning

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 27, 2012
A grey morning.

"If Only..."

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 25, 2012
She thinks: "If only..."

New World Order: Aeva's Uprising .2.

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 19, 2012
Women threaten the new world order: Aeva is given a...

New World Order: Aeva's Uprising .1.

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 19, 2012
Women threaten the new world order.

Annaleigh's Diary .4.

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 10, 2012
-A peek into the diary of an abused, young girl....

Annaleigh's Diary .3.

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 10, 2012
-A peek into the diary of an abused, young girl....

Annaleigh's Diary .2.

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 10, 2012
-A peek into the diary of an abused, young girl....

Annaleigh's Diary .1.

by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 10, 2012
-A peek into the diary of an abused, young girl....

"The Pit."

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Nov 7, 2012
The pit.

The Knelling

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Oct 15, 2012
The ominous tolling of a bell.

Paradiso

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Oct 10, 2012
Paradise revisited.

Extraterrestrial.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Oct 7, 2012
Misfit. Unfit. Extraterrestrial.

--like sand.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 22, 2012
--like sand, old habits are swept away by the winds of...

A Rainy Day At School *snippet*

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Sep 6, 2012
Jen needs to find a way home from school in the rain.

Eternal Forest

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 31, 2012
Catherine is lost in the woods. Or is...

The Wooden Doll

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 27, 2012
-Out with the old and in with the new?---A girl is...

Lovely Jane

Short Story by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Aug 15, 2012
Jane is so sweet, it's sickening.

Sedate Me.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 25, 2012
Please, sedate me.

Asylum of Mind

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 25, 2012
Prisoner of the mind.

Epiphany.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
Epiphany.

Awake at Night

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
A man shares his nighttime thoughts.

Placid.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
Drowning.

Lock Me In Your Closet

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
He asks his lover to lock him in her closet.

"Fire."

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
A poem about fire.

Such is life.

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
A simple impossibility for two lovers.

"Daisies"

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
A poem about daisies.

Eris

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 22, 2012
The beautiful, unobtainable Eris...

Thrice Upon A Misty Eve

Novel by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 19, 2012
Aerie has a secret that becomes even too big for her to...

A Wealth of Silent Guests

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 10, 2012
"Beneath unsuspecting feet, the floorboards scream to be...

A Drunken Historian Rewrites History

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 9, 2012
To the Drunken Historian and His Lover, Cirrhosis...

...disassembly

Poem by Jennifer Brighton
Posted: Jul 9, 2012
When worn-out fabric becomes a symbol of suffering.



"It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury--signifying nothing."

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