The Rebirth of Christmas

In my household, Christmas is a big deal. Especially Christmas Eve. My grandmother would be cooking and baking delicious foods that you could only taste through smell. My mother and aunt would lock themselves in a room to wrap gifts because procrastination. I sit in the basement watching TV and bubbling with excitement for the next morning. My…

Precious Moments

A moment in time A moment of clarity A moment of parity A moment of peace A moment of silence Not draped in violence Rather serene respect For all to see A moment of joy A moment of laughter And cordial chatter Amongst strangers and family What are these moments that bring us together Help…

Sundays

I hear the phrase Sunday fun day a great deal lately. It’s a phrase that suggests the first day of the week (or last day of the weekend) is filled with relaxation and enjoyment. This isn’t always the case, but for the most part people try to chill out. Sundays are about time spent with…

What Do You See

Writing 201: Poetry is at it again. This assignment is challenging, and that’s why I love it. I hope I do it justice!!