Author Archives: TheJessicaness

How Things Change the Second Time

The first time, back in June 2014, I was excited to finally be old enough to appreciate living abroad as the last time I was learning to walk, talk, and feed myself which are all great skills for an avid … Continue reading

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Good Night Poem

I lay here and I think of you, Happy thoughts yet still I’m blue. You were there when I needed you, But now your hugs I’m overdue. I want to cherish you and hold tight, But those days are gone … Continue reading

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When School Binds Your Eyes

Spring break has come and gone and summer is almost over. I finished the spring semester, all 20.5 units, with my first C on my college record. Caleb and I gave our 45-day notice to vacate our residence in Imperial … Continue reading

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Free To Be Me

There’s a marching band inside my head, I only want to stay in bed. I’m up and trying, dragging lead, If it were up to me I’d be dead. I carry on and walk along, I sometimes hum a happy … Continue reading

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Spring Break 2019

This will be unlike any break before it — spent with cold meds, textbooks, and peanut butter. I need to spend the week catching up, so I can be better prepared and have more time to study in the next … Continue reading

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