Poetry and Writing

Poetry and Writing

This blog will contain poems, as well as posts in general relating to being a writer, poet and more.

Freewrite Poem: Mixed Signals

11 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments PinkGeeRough

Today I decided to do The Single Weekend Freewrite Prompt, of which I chose Parking Ticket. This time around, I decided to write poetry, as it's what I want to reconnect with the most and push myself more into. I wrote the poem in 5-minute freewrite...

Poetry Book Review: 'Tempest' by Ryan Meyer

6 Apr 2021 3 minute read 0 comments PinkGeeRough

Tempest Tempest is Ryan Meyer's second publication in which the author challenges himself to be more personal. In these poems, Ryan dances eloquently around the eye of the storm, not shying away from the darkest of thoughts. I commend his open vulner...

Follow-Up to my First NFT & Auctioning a Second NFT

2 Apr 2021 2 minute read 0 comments PinkGeeRough

First Failed Auction Last week I posted how I created my first NFT. However I was already uncertain about the whole procedure, and with the listing on Mintable only getting around 15 views, it did not auction. Was I surprised? Not in the slightest. O...

Hell is More Welcoming than The Church

29 Mar 2021 5 minute read 3 comments PinkGeeRough

Why does hell seem like a welcoming place? I've had this subconscious thought that I didn't explicitly think about until until Lil Nas X released his Montero music video last week. Lil Nas X Dances with the Devil   Nas' music video is for his latest...

Making my first NFT on Mintable: An Audio Recording for From the Backseat of the Bus

26 Mar 2021 2 minute read 0 comments PinkGeeRough

What are NFTs? NFTs are non-fungible tokens that have been rising in popularity. I may not quite understand the technicality of it all, but in brief, files or objects (e.g. a digital art piece) can be tokenised and sold on the blockchain. Whoever own...

What is Poet Doing Here?

12 Mar 2021 1 minute read 0 comments PinkGeeRough

A couple of years ago, I had discovered cryptocurrency (I swear this is not yet another post about crypto), and because of that, I had focused on writing more as a way to earn crypto. Eventually, I had pushed myself hard enough to learn poetry as a c...