MEET IG POET @the_artful_cp #WriterCrushSeries

I have been blessed to see different facets of her poetry unfold. There is a sincerity laced within her persona that finds its way into her writing. Even the pieces which speak of yearning and unrequited love are gentle. Inviting. Believable. Relatable. In her own words… If you were to ask Celine to describe herself, she would tell you [...]

MISDIAGNOSIS #LovePoetry

   Misdiagnosis  Yawn... As usual you're reading me all wrong You were never really good at keeping time  Nor very good at keeping track of lies You held many a door open  But always went first Me lagging behind  You say "Good to see you too again" Misdiagnosing my smirk much to my chagrin  I'm [...]

I AM ANGRY

        I’m angry that you chose silence as an answer. Angry that you broke the code to my vault. Angry that I can’t report stolen treasure 'Cause the sign read “Lost Waiting To Be Found”. And I’m angry… Angry that my body still responds. © Ericka Arthur and authenticitee, 2015 Unauthorized use and/or duplication [...]