Villanelle

By Monday, March 20, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Want a tiny taste of what goes on in AP English Literature with Ms. Mooney? This week, students were required to write a villanelle. A villanelle is a tightly structured poem. The checklist for a villanelle makes the form intimidating: six stanzas first 5 contain 3 lines, the 6th contains 4. ABA rhyme scheme ...

They Only Want One Thing

By Wednesday, February 8, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

“They only want one thing” “They don’t really love you” These words stain my mind Are acknowledged with every kiss Cause me to cut any emotional tie as it fascines around my heart. Kiss Cut Kiss Cut Until they mean nothing. Each kiss is simply a move of a chess piece. Equivalent to drawing a card. It is all just a game. I ...

Blinky

By Wednesday, January 11, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Family can be the best and the worst thing to ever happen to someone, it can bring someone to their knees in pain or the verge of tears of joy. It pushes some to the very extremes and forces some to day things they never meant in the first place, ...