The Lunatic, the Lover, and the Poet

Guess What? I Did Spoken Word! 11

Guess What? I Did Spoken Word!

Okay. Here goes. I did A Thing. Lizzi, a waaaayyyysssss back, did spoken word poetry. It inspired me to do my own but I’ve been a big coward and refused to record it. Until now. It’s done and I’m not redoing it so I hope it isn’t too bad. It’s actually...

A Possible Poetry Attack? 9

A Possible Poetry Attack?

I think I’m having a poetry attack. It’s kind of like a pillow fight except there’s only one person throwing something and that would be my muse throwing words and lines at me and screeching like a banshee that I need to write faster. Here’s another one for you. xo Jesi...

For All of THOSE Type of Exes 3

For All of THOSE Type of Exes

Ex Doesn’t Mark This Spot By Jesi Scott   Don’t put your brand on me You have no right to stereotype what you don’t know. How can you judge a soul you’ve never seen, This convoluted perception that you bestow?   I’m not responsible for the pain in your heart Though...

Sometimes You Just Need A Reminder 2

Sometimes You Just Need A Reminder

Resharing a story I wrote a few years ago when I began writing again.  I sort of needed to remember the feeling of a finished project, and it’ll be new to all you darlings who haven’t read it yet. Enjoy! xo Jesi   The Sacrifice by Jessica Scott     It’s...

For My British Wench 8

For My British Wench

So, I’m just sitting down and pulling Tornado into my lap to rock him to sleep. My eye falls onto this very special card and poem that a Very Special Someone sent me. And as I’m thinking about Her, a line pops into my head. As it does so, a song...

Monday’s Muse: Come Lay Your Head 13

Monday’s Muse: Come Lay Your Head

Come Lay Your Head By Jessica Scott     Come lay your head, my little man. The day has been long and hard. Rest here between my neck and shoulder And I’ll sing you a song till your crying be over.   Come lay your head, my bonny young man. Tis...

My Date With Paige Preston 17

My Date With Paige Preston

Have you ever met anyone who made you feel as if you were on the wildest rollercoaster ride ever? I just did. About a month ago I made a date with Paige Preston, Dallas socialite, addict, and, well, let’s just keep this PG and say she gets around. To be honest,...

Is It Time To Build An Ark Yet? 7

Is It Time To Build An Ark Yet?

If you haven’t heard, Texas is being pummeled with rain and storms. This is the most rain I can remember, and I’ve lived here all my life. Just to give you an idea, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor, last year at this time, more than 71 percent of Texas was...

Today, The Sun Is Shining Brightly In A Lapis Sky 10

Today, The Sun Is Shining Brightly In A Lapis Sky

Love Song to the Sun God By Jessica Scott     Ah, Apollo! How long it has been since my eyes have seen your full splendor. How golden the locks upon your head, And how warm your smile! I have waited for your touch upon my skin For far too long....

Where Fascination Leads 12

Where Fascination Leads

Have I ever mentioned how big a horror fan I’m not? Seriously, I’m not into that kind of thing. I’ve never seen Hellraiser, or the Jason movies, nor any of the more recent horror series like Saw or Insidious. I have seen Nightmare On Elm Street, though (the first and third...

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