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Jessica Ruth Myr
February 11
Iowa City
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About Me
I'm Dax and I'm a widow.
I write a lot of form poetry, especially sonnets; I struggle with free verse, although I continue to try.  My poems tend to have strict meter, and I'm overly fond of iambic pentameter.  I usually write poetry to express personal tragedy, so it's not often happy.

Poems: 82 total (7 with awards). View By: Title | Date | Award
A Week Before (1)Acceptance (2)After You Decide (2)
Agate (3)Ambivalence (1)As We Stagnate (1)
But You Knew That (2)Called Up (2)Cross\Stitch (6)
Darkling (6)Data (3)Delay (0)
Desolate (6)Devotion (4)Ennui (4)
Entropy (1)Fixing It (2)Fog-Bound (1)
For Want of Me (2)Froth (2)Goodbye (0)
Half Moon? (6)Her Eyes for a Moment (1)I Did This (3)
I Told You I Was Serious (3)Idaho (2)Idaho II (1)
Impression (1)In This Moment (1)Inseparable (4)
Inspiration (2)Jagged (4)Keeping Connected (1)
Land-Where-You-Are-Gone (2)Leave Me (2)Librarian (1)
Like the Night (1)Logic is a Prison (1)Lost Words (1)
Melissa (1)Moiraes' Choir (1)My Name Starts With M (3)
Nameless (2)Only A Test (2)Past the Barrier (4)
Pick and Choose (1)Preparations (0)Promises (2)
Reality (2)Red Ink (1)Renaissance (0)
Renee (2)Run (1)Sandstone (1)
Secret (2)Seven Years (1)Shall We Together (1)
Sisyphus (2)Sleeper (5)Sleeping Beauty 1: Spurned (0)
Sleeping Beauty 2: Embowered (0)Song For Tomorrow (9)Spectrum Shift (1)
Spent Conversation (1)That Was Me (2)The End of You (1)
The Grey Tree (7)The Last of This (1)The Last Thing You Wanted (1)
The Marshes (2)The Poet Is Lying (2)The Wait (5)
The Wise Rose (8)This Room (1)Too Old to Be Alice (1)
Two Years After (1)Upland (0)Vanishing (6)
We Were (0)Well Enough Alone (2)You Volunteered (9)
Your Immortality (1)

Favorite Poems
there should be a caution sign on my mind reading : Do Not Enter. by Brittany Rainess
Our World by Bobby
Take Me Back by Jake R. Parsons
Tell Her I'm Still Here by Chris van Oostrom
Remnant by Mahala Rose
Delusional by Tia Bayer
No One Special by Tia Bayer
GOLDEN GRAINS by Mary F. Charest
Home of the Black Rooms by Laura
Baby Steps by Sergio Ayotte
Untitled by Zoila
Remember it well by Kelly
The Creeper and the Vine by Hannah Mae
What the Heck is Wrong With Girls? by Emily
Plastic Paradox by paul f clayton
If You Ever Feel Like Coming Home by Aeon Onopka
As the World Ends by Aeon Onopka
The Light-headed Horse by Kelly
From Within the Hole in My Heart by Aeon Onopka


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