LATEST RELEASES & SELECT MEDIA
WHIRLING INTO FLAME
Whirling Into Flame is a poetry book for those unafraid to admit that they want it all. Available December 31, 2020
Leave Everything is for those embarking on a journey beyond heartache and pain, and towards healing. Published August 2016
"A life raft"
"Economical and alive"
AN INTERVIEW WITH JULIA
In life, there are opportunities that - when we let them come in and enjoy them - we see ourselves for the first time how we were always meant to be.
15 THINGS THAT WOMEN ACTUALLY WANT IN RELATIONSHIPS
Feel her in her state by keeping your light on.
IT'S OK TO ALMOST NOT BE OK
I almost didn't have a laptop to write this on, watching the mug spin unnaturally on its side.... it felt like a fitting image of recent life.
THIS IS HOW I WANT YOU TO LOVE ME
Compassionate first, passionate second. Understand me when I tell you that this is a lost art.... Real love is a rare and beautiful gift existing beyond rituals of seduction. Hearts come equipped knowing this.
At last, Venus found herself beside the moon,
finding it impossible to not look up.
"So, you decided to open up your heart," he said -
his radiant glow blinding
as he beckoned her forth.
"Sometimes, you just know," she replied -
weary from lifetimes of interstellar debris -
and sealed her words with a kiss.
© JULIA R. DESTEFANO