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Poem / Fantasy

September 19, 2018

Tags: dark, sonnet, siren

A short piece about something I saw out of a bus window Read More
Somehow, we just get it wrong so much... I wrote this because I needed to bounce back from some depression and self-hatred. This poem doesn't really address what I was going through, but being able to write about something that was on my mind helped me feel… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 01, 2018

Reads: 55

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sonnets are more famously known through Shakespeare and they often express singular ideas and feelings such as love, sorrow, joy etc. Rather than write about a single idea or feeling, I chose to try and capture a single moment; A moment which can be associated with more than just… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 28, 2018

Reads: 42

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 34

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Poetry is an experience, even with with the rules of iambic pentameter and explicit rhyme schemes. William Shakespeare was very much aware of how these structures make it that much easier to fall in love with a sonnet and that is my goal: imagery, immersion and emotion. Read More
Tried to make a Sonnet. Read More
Just a silly little sonnet I wrote for English Class a few years ago. Read More

Poem / Romance

December 27, 2017

Reads: 99

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: romance, sonnet

Poem / Romance

December 18, 2017

Reads: 87

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sonnet

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 11, 2017

Reads: 141

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

My warm rabbit, you inspire me to write. Read More
A chronological analysis and interpretation of the rhetoric, sytax, and diction in William Shakespeare's Sonnet CXVI. Read More
A Petrarchan sonnet that I suppose is about a broken heart. Read More

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A Shakespearean sonnet about summer-onset seasonal affective disorder. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 26, 2017

Reads: 113

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poem, sonnet

This is a sonnet I wrote and I really like the story behind it. Read More
A sonnet about meeting friends in real life. Read More
A sonnet about meeting friends and coming together. Read More
It's about someone who lost their lover and is bitter toward love, time and death Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 04, 2017

Reads: 221

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A sonnet focused on a gorgeous evening sky, commenting on its beauty and criticizes the deceit that, despite its current elegance, the same sky will provide storms and rain. It is completely built on the metaphor of judging someone by their looks, a literal and metaphorical representation of the quote… Read More

Reads: 83

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sonnet

About ; how a human being transcended to a parallel dimension, where everything is completely different . Read More

Reads: 315

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This LA unit's theme is poetry. I had been given the assignment to write a sonnet. For a while I had writers block, but I eventually was inspired by one of the original stories of Beauty and the Beast. Hope you like it! Read More

Reads: 260

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

Spent most of a night (a sleepless one, of course) and quite a while after writing this one. Read More
i fell in love with a friend Read More

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Devoid of inspiration, I took a long hiatus from writing. Using this time I read the complete works of William Shakespeare. His sonnet work has inspired me and following is my first attempt at a Shakespearean sonnet. Read More

Tags: sonnet

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