ETSU’S Virtual Milton Marathon (Nov. 19) | experience Paradise Lost all in one day

My dear friends, my amazing and incredible alumni is hosting the Milton Marathon, an all-day reading of John Milton’s Paradise Lost, tomorrow (Nov. 19) from 8am – 8pm! (Or whenever they finish reading the entirety of the poem). And the best part? You don’t need a Facebook account to watch! Join ETSU’s 2020 Milton class, as well as myself and others, to chat and experience … Continue reading ETSU’S Virtual Milton Marathon (Nov. 19) | experience Paradise Lost all in one day

BABY | a poem

TW: sexual abuse BABY I love you, baby.  You say as I undress.  Naked and open is the only way you’ll stay.  I comply in exchange for some company.  Daydreams of us keep me hoping for happiness,  As my head is shoved deeper into your pillow.  Harder! Harder!  I moan,  Hardly realizing it’s only a cry for help.  Any attention is better than none, right?  … Continue reading BABY | a poem