Episode 8–Pearl Girl’s Weekly Borderline Breakdown

Pearl Girl loved the Giant Sparkly more than she had ever loved anything in her entire life. She watched television with he/she/it, took baths with he/she/it, sat out on her high rise condominium patio and watched sunsets with he/she/it. Pearl Girl especially liked to look at the pretty Giant Sparkly. Well, she liked to look … More Episode 8–Pearl Girl’s Weekly Borderline Breakdown

A Midnight Poe-etic

By Christine Haggerty August 2016 My darkness soars on raven’s wings, black and slick with dreaming, while an equine rides on Hell’s vast tides, and the demons follow, screaming. –screaming while I’m dreaming on the shores of Hell’s vast tides. The goblin king of shadowed things flies down on scales, creeping. “Here, my child,” he … More A Midnight Poe-etic


A few years ago I published the first half of this poem–although I wrote it too many years ago to count. For a finale in my creative writing class, we all wrote our own ‘game’ poems and I decided it was a good time to add a little more to mine. It is not finished. … More START OVER?