Category: Taelyn’s Posts

Taelyn, Who?

Oct. 08, 2017 “There are poets who sing you to sleep and poets who ready you for war and I want to be both.” – Ashe Vernon I’ve written this, rewritten this, deleted this, revived this, and now, here I am with a barely breathing cult of letters that wait in submission for my next…

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Taelyn Loves

Oct. 1, 2017 “Treat others the way you want to be treated.” – Unknown The Golden Rule, well when I was in elementary school that’s what we learned it as. This is such a well-known quote that I have heard it from several mouths, so I’m not entirely sure who uttered the thought first, but…

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Taelyn JumpsĀ 

Sep. 24, 2017 “We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us.” – Henry Charles Bukowski Have you read his work? It’s insane, and I mean that as literally as I do figuratively. Charles Bukowski was a violent, suicidal alcoholic, but his insanity…

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Taelyn Changes

Sep. 17, 2017 “Everything has changed and yet, I am more me than I’ve ever been.” – Iain Thomas An ugly, tattered rose. That’s all she is, and that’s all she will ever be. The flower has been beaten down so small, but was she ever big to begin with? After being stepped on, blown…

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Taelyn Writes

Sep. 16, 2017 “Writing is a hard business, but nothing makes you feel better.” – Ernest Hemingway The tab doesn’t seem to work on here, so my entire experience with this blog will be shadowed by my ridiculous OPWD… Obsessive Perfect Writing Disorder. It’s an awful disease, really. Every piece of work must be an…

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