Monthly Archives: June 2013

A Raindrop

Here is a free verse poem that I just composed about a week ago, after looking at a raindrop clinging to the outside of a window.  I hope you all enjoy it! A Raindrop Once I found the world, Reflected … Continue reading

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Twenty Thousand Leagues with Jules Verne

A short review of Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea for any fellow bibliophiles! The first book on my reading list for this summer (at least the first one I got around to reading – I don’t have a specific … Continue reading

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True

This is another one of my original free verse poems, written a little over a year ago.  It is one of my personal favorites.  I’ve been told that it sounds Dickinson-esque.  Feel free to tell me what you think! True … Continue reading

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On Thomas Paine

I wrote this essay recently in response to the following quotation, taken from Thomas Paine’s Rights of Man.  I wrote it in only forty minutes, as practice for the AP English Language and Composition exam.  I thought an essay would … Continue reading

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My Wood in Maine

I have so far only posted my free verse poetry, so I thought this time I would publish a poem in a more regular style (after all, with a name like Serendipity, this blog should be less predictable!).  Here is … Continue reading

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Dream Impressions

Here is the most recent addition to my collection of original poetry… a free verse foray into the realm of fantasy. Dream Impressions Falling, flying, softly, silently, down through deep murky waters, through starry blackness, through a grey mist. A … Continue reading

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Rejuvenation

Here’s another original free verse poem, written (as you might have guessed) just after a rainstorm.  I love the fresh, liquid clarity of the atmosphere when the rain has just ceased to fall.  I hope this poem brings some of … Continue reading

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Unique

This being my first post, I thought I would publish an original poem of mine that sums up the chief purpose of this weblog: to add some color and originality to the world. Unique a solitary Crimson norway maple, standing … Continue reading

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