There was a vague twinge in the Universe that woke me from my dreams that night. A soft, wordless whisper that gently grazed my mind with fingers like spring petrichor, wisdom surging from strings of lavender and copper smoke, an electric static burst that exploded around me in the darkness. A message, transcribed in the … More Wake


Frankly I’m pissed. I know this will bring accusations of selfishness but frankly I’m quite tired of being selfless and it’s time to look out for myself. Frankly I’m tired of poor excuses wrapped up in your cheap liquor And your Friday nights spent at bars And when I ask you for that money You … More Frankly

Quick update

There may be a few of you who follow me here who are familiar with my other blog, amandapaulgerforan.wordpress.com, which I started a couple of years ago and use as a “free write” forum.  I’ve been transferring over some of my more recent poetry from that page today because I like how it came out, … More Quick update