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Pisces Pastimes

From Alaska

The majority of my collection of poems (now approximately 660, give or take a few) have been temporarily unpublished, with the exception of the few still posted here. I will not be publishing new poems publicly for the time being. Thank you! ~ Melissa

What inspires me?

Everything, anything, sometimes nothing. /shrugs Mostly moods, emotions, and weather.

My best line

I wouldn't even dare to make the assumptions required to answer this question. lol :) I'll let others make their own judgments on that one.

Top 5 poets

  1. Maya Angelou / E.E. Cummings
  2. Emily Dickinson / Mary Oliver
  3. Robert Frost / Leonard Cohen
  4. Amiri Baraka / Woody Harrelson
  5. Li Bai / Du Fu / etc. etc.

Top 5 poems

  1. "To tell others that It is a rumor Will not do. When your own heart asks, How will you respond?" -Gosen Waka Shu, Hagakure
  2. Lady of Shalott by Tennyson
  3. I Died For Beauty by Dickinson
  4. Thoughts From Within by Woody Harrelson
  5. Rags by Edmund Vance Cooke

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