Snow Globeshe says, come live with me in my snow globe.Snow Globe by GuinevereToGwen
an apartment has opened up across the street.
the bats won’t mind; they keep to themselves.
I’ll whistle through my open window every morning,
and you’ll wave from your balcony.
she says, there’s a sailboat with our names painted on the side.
biology demands a writer to accompany this soulless seascape.
the deck is splattered with bird shit, yes,
but the sky is our favourite winter-white,
and how lonely can a year at sea
be, with you for company?
she says, I would miss you if you killed yourself.
this cracked pavement wasn’t meant to house
hollow bones like your own.
I say, kiss me.
she says, not yet, not yet.
The Improbability of Hazel MarchI was never in love with Hazel March. Only, I was in love with the idea of loving her.The Improbability of Hazel March by GuinevereToGwen
It started at a gay bar. Andromeda. Andy loved the name, since it so closely resembled his own—a few years later he would start using it as his drag name. He called it a “classy gay bar” as a way to convince me to accompany him. He had never been and insisted he needed a companion for his first time. I rolled my eyes and asked him how he knew it was classy if he had never gone—but he knew I was in. He knew I couldn’t not be in.
Andy called me his “baby gay” because I had only been out for a few months. He was appalled to discover that I knew nothing of gay culture, and that I only imagined gay characters where there weren’t. When he found out, he sent me twenty emails with links to different porn sites. Gay porn. I emailed him back asking him to stop spamming me, but only once I had gathered enough links to last me a couple months. I won’t
Talking to Myself: A Manifesto for the Egocentric is a thought provoking piece of self-reflection.
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The Great Race is "a modern-day quest set in a girls' school: the 'dragon' is armed with a broom and the 'princess' isn't interested in the hero" (suggester's words).
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Man Sold Separately
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Golden Ink and Going Back "is a wonderful tale of childhood, growing up, and then wishing you could be a child again. Using fairy tales that are well-known, a wonderful story is spun that will take you back to your childhood days of innocence," says the suggester.
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Aspiring novelist, sunriser, entropist, bisexual, and resident poetastrophe.
Currently a student in Canada who dreams of spending the rest of her life writing novels and short stories on a houseboat. Fond of classic literature and musical theatre, I love snowflakes, hot air balloons, and typewriters, although I've never used one and doubt I would enjoy it.
I write short stories, poetry, songs, plays, screenplays, musicals, articles, anything and everything that can be written, I'm writing. My current writing projects include my two novels, Columbia Uncharted and After Florence, and a collaborative novel with NGBookworm97, Sunriser.
Nice Things People Have Said About Me
"Danielle’s gallery is packed full of intriguing and clever pieces to peruse, on her multi-faceted profile. Whether in sharing her novels brimming over with moving tales or reading a touching story or poem from a unique angle, she’s written something for everyone to enjoy."
"What I love most about her writing is her character development and her observation/analysis of other human beings...including her honest evaluations of herself and her feelings.
Danielle is one of the most imaginative storytellers I know and, time after time, her writing touches me in some way, whether because I relate to it personally or am simply fascinated by it."
"GuinevereToGwen is a sweetheart in every sense of the word. Her work just sweeps you off your feet with her incredible control of literary devices."
"I just recently discovered her writing, and I was blown away by how well put together her prose is. I aspire to one day be able to write as well as she does."
"GuinevereToGwen is possibly my best internet buddy. She is just.. wow. She's always trying new things with her writing, and she's always participating in competitions and coming up with new, cool group ideas. She's super nice and her poetry is phenomenal, as is her prose and her stagewriting. She's just all around talented."
"You are now a magical writer unicorn."
Favourite plays: Lots of musicals (Next to Normal, Rent, Heathers, Fun Home, The Last 5 Years), Angels in America, and anything Shakespeare (my favourites include Much Ado About Nothing and Hamlet)
Favourite poets: Allen Ginsberg • Karin Gottshall • Robert Frost • tori aitken
Favourite colour: Yellow