Guest Barista Abbey: My Secret Tricks To Combat Writer’s Block

Having been writing since I was a tiny tot I’ve encountered many bouts of the thing serious writers dread the most: writer’s block. I can say to this day that I have about five “books” made of stapled paper with my scraggly 6-10 year old writing, and I never finished a single one. I have a … Continue reading Guest Barista Abbey: My Secret Tricks To Combat Writer’s Block

Guest Barista Aurora Phoenix-Ebb

Trees’ barely perceptible de-greening Ebb of verdant vibrancy Lushness incrementally drains Life leeches slowly from limbs Silent yellowing testimony Dry with season’s perpetual march Toward exhibitionist flame-out Grandiose flamboyant finale Ritualistic disrobing For season’s hibernation Year’s end suspended animation Aurora Phoenix is a wordsmithing oxymoron. Staid suburbanite cloaks a badass warrior wielding weapon grade phrases. … Continue reading Guest Barista Aurora Phoenix-Ebb

Guest Barista Aurora Phoenix-Sunset Sundae

Strawberry apricot marmalade Smeared butter knife slathers Thickly coating tree trunks Watered down dredges blend Sugar milky clouds Deliciously soaking the sky Inviting hungry eyes Lick the day good night. Aurora Phoenix is a wordsmithing oxymoron. Staid suburbanite cloaks a badass warrior wielding weapon grade phrases. Read more of her confabulations at Insights from “Inside.”