J.D Williams
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Joined 09-17-14, id: 996314, Profile Updated: 09-17-14
Author has written 25 stories for Family, Love, School, General, Fantasy, Life, Friendship, Religion, and Humor.

Hello,

I'm a college student at Sam Houston State University enrolled in a beginning poetry class.

I'm hoping to get some constructive feedback on my poems so I can learn to be a better writer. Be gentle please :)

-J.D Williams

Lifting me out by Abundance Seaborn reviews
A poem about how God has lifted me from depression.
Poetry: Religion - Rated: K - English - Chapters: 1 - Words: 155 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Published: 9/11/2014 - Complete
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15 Years
15 years and I'm free from the pain you caused me friendship forged in agony
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Friendship - Chapters: 1 - Words: 83 - Published: 7/7 - Complete
You asked me to try reviews
So many unsaid things float between  us of faith,  laughter,  and longing,
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 44 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/15/2018 - Complete
Just come back home reviews
I don't know who you are anymore, it's like the woman  I knew just vanished
Poetry: Family - Rated: T - English - Family/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 43 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 3/15/2018 - Complete
Meta Poem reviews
I figured I give poetry a chance, craft art with lines of description, a different flavor for one who usually does fiction, but rhyming in poetry makes one seem juvenile, so I'll move on from that.
Poetry: Humor - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 134 - Reviews: 4 - Favs: 3 - Follows: 1 - Published: 12/6/2014 - Complete
Yard Sale reviews
Into the clearing of… she climbed and stood in wild fields of glass flowers, each one a cutting intensity.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 12/3/2014 - Complete
The Graduate reviews
I beseech thee, O Yellow Pages, help me find a number that will lead me to the path of my future, -written for Poetry class; first line taken from Barbara Hamby's "I beseech thee, O Yellow Pages"
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 88 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 12/2/2014 - Complete
Faultline
We eased our way into the cracks, scuttling and barking at crisp edges,
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Romance - Chapters: 1 - Words: 28 - Published: 12/1/2014 - Complete
Good Morning America
Salt shining behind its glass cylinder, pancakes sizzling on a hot skillet, "Good Morning America" warbles in the background.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 49 - Published: 11/27/2014 - Complete
Flight of the Robot
Tiny little robots lay parked in a line, their dreams perching on crystal precipices
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 23 - Published: 11/26/2014 - Complete
Crop Circles
There's something about the night-time which feels so vast, where privacy is just a one way street blocked by an iron door,
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 47 - Published: 11/24/2014 - Complete
On the way to Dinnersville
Six-thirty today, I saw a mother and child walk down the sidewalk. Arm and arm, their feet orchestrated a melodious orchestra complete with bagpipes and emotion.
Poetry: Life - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 53 - Published: 11/19/2014 - Complete
A Yuletide Journey reviews
Red and green grace every corner. Town square is alive with silver bells and enthused child-like voices.
Poetry: Religion - Rated: K - English - Poetry/Spiritual - Chapters: 1 - Words: 76 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 11/19/2014 - Complete
Mr Franklin
When you speak, I lose my mind. Just something about your cadence gives me strength and makes apprehension dissolve.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 135 - Published: 11/18/2014 - Complete
5th Grade
Mama, I didn't cry when Jeffrey Francis pushed me down on the playground, his sharp features glowing like a Picasso painting that wasn't quite right.
Poetry: School - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 151 - Published: 11/17/2014 - Complete
From the Closet Door
Written for Poetry Class. Inspired by Wisdom by Stephen Dobyns With the door shut the child sat in the closet with his fingers pressed in his ears. His father was fighting the monster again.
Poetry: Family - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Family - Chapters: 1 - Words: 90 - Published: 11/17/2014
Highschool Hell
A poem written for my poetry class. We had to take the first and last line of a poem and write something inspired by that. "She didn't mean to do it" - Daisy Fried Oh, she was sad, oh, she was sad. She didn't mean to do it. To leave you there in the hallway Surrounded by your own embarrassment, A second-hand shame of highschool olympics.
Poetry: Friendship - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 147 - Published: 11/16/2014
Mr Sunshine
Back gnarled and lined eyes, his face weaves a story of hardship.
Poetry: Life - Rated: T - English - Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 51 - Published: 11/14/2014 - Complete
Tension
Glittering dioramas tango on the elegant terrace. Anticipation sidesteps control. You were supposed to be the one.
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 43 - Published: 11/2/2014 - Complete
In the shadows of dreams long forgotten reviews
In the shadows of dreams long forgotten- another one written for my poetry class, be gentle please? :)
Poetry: Love - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Angst - Chapters: 1 - Words: 68 - Reviews: 2 - Published: 10/29/2014
Warrior
Her sanity a deceptive self-control, a life like a clock with the hands broken backward.
Poetry: Fantasy - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Fantasy - Chapters: 1 - Words: 87 - Published: 10/27/2014 - Complete
A Redneck Reunion
Kids everywhere jump on lawn mowers of the ride-on variety
Poetry: Family - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Humor - Chapters: 1 - Words: 165 - Published: 10/11/2014
The Beautician Dreams of Horizons
Armed with a make-up brush she paints galaxies on client's faces.
Poetry: General - Rated: T - English - Poetry/Supernatural - Chapters: 1 - Words: 127 - Published: 10/11/2014
The Art of Procrastination reviews
Alphabetize cooking spices- A list poem written for my introduction to poetry class. R&R?
Poetry: School - Rated: K - English - Humor/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 91 - Reviews: 1 - Favs: 1 - Follows: 1 - Published: 9/24/2014 - Complete
Driving School
9:56 a.m. the clock reads. She drops me off outside the front door.
Poetry: Love - Rated: K - English - Romance/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 258 - Published: 9/18/2014
Days Gone By reviews
Substantial for a woman; strong and pale.
Poetry: Family - Rated: T - English - Family/Poetry - Chapters: 1 - Words: 136 - Reviews: 1 - Published: 9/18/2014 - Complete