JCWriter

United States of America

I'm an aspiring novelist with a passion for free verse and epic fantasy (and occasionally being over-dramatic).
INFP ~ TCK ~ Enneagram 4 ~ reader of many things
been here since about 7.26.2017

Message from Writer

There is always hope.

"I certainly have not the talent which some people possess," said Darcy, "of conversing easily with those I have never seen before." (Jane Austen)

"All that is gold does not glitter,
Not all those who wander are lost;
The old that is strong does not wither,
Deep roots are not reached by the frost." (J.R.R. Tolkien)

"Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon." (A.A. Milne)

"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit." (Romans 15:13)

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If you're here looking for something to read, some of my favorites are "Ten Wishes--A Poem", "Light", and "A Possibility". :)

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JCWriter (United States of America)() published:

Plane Seats

PROMPT: Universal Knowledge

It was the language
(unspoken, unwritten, undefined)
of humanity as one voice, a tongue we all
understand with an understanding
that does not require ears: the young man
stood up, moved,
to let the child sit by a window
and still be beside her mother––
to let the child wonder at the stars, wide-eyed,
as they all ascended toward infinity together,
while still safely, comfortably, within reach of mother's arms––
he took the aisle,
smiling a "You're welcome"
because none...

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JCWriter (United States of America)() published:

Tree-Whispers

FREE WRITING

While sitting this afternoon, alone
in the family van parked outside Aldi,
I considered the improbability of history
aligning just so
so that I and the woman with the toddlers who took the cart
I was returning would meet, on this day,
for those brief seconds,
doomed perhaps to never meet again, to forget
the encounter and let the three or four words
we exchanged vanish out of existence
along with the memory of the other's face.

I think there...

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JCWriter (United States of America)() reviewed:

life is full of stars #OuterSpace

FREE WRITING

There is so much to like about this piece. The star and space images, the diction, the syntax––you've done an amazing job with this!

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