You may notice a couple of things that are new. Firstly, there is a countdown on the right side of my blog. It shows how many days are left before this blog is a year old. Crazy, isn’t it? I’ve had this blog for almost a full year!

Also, I got my first paycheck from my new job on Saturday. I think that makes this a good time to (finally!) introduce! How’s that different from before? It’s not really, it’s just that there’s no “.wordpress” in there anymore. It’s all my own.

You may notice the blog change in appearance every once in a while over the next few days. Don’t be alarmed, that’s just me playing around with stuff. The blog has looked like this for around six months now, and I get bored easily, so I’m going to try a few things and see how I like them and hopefully by the time the counter hits zero, I’ll have settled on something good.

It’s been a while since I’ve posted poetry. Here’s one I wrote nearly two years ago now. I came across it again recently and thought it held up pretty well.

What You Think

Say I’m pretty
Say I’m smart
Call my ugly
Call me dumb
Either way
It’s not my fault
I did nothing
To have this luck
I can’t help
What I am
You’re the one
To point it out
That makes it
Your problem
Not mine
So stop
Talking to me
About it


You can still
How lazy I am
Or hard working
You can tell me
If I’m ignorant
Cowardly, brave
Kind, or cruel
If you admire
My choices
Or if you
I will listen
To what
You think
Of me


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s