Michelle Murrish

Poetry and Writings

Archive for September, 2014

September 30th, 2014 by Michelle Murrish

‘A Mess Like This’ is on Amazon!

I’m really proud of myself. I set a goal for this year to have my book out by September, and on September 29, my book went live on Amazon. It feels great to have it out there, and I’m really motivated to make progress on other projects I have. I’m very excited. If you’re a […]

September 30th, 2014 by Michelle Murrish

Tuesday: with Emily Dickinson

I love this poem. I find great comfort in poems that discuss greif. It’s something we can all relate to, and I particularly love her idea of weighing out other’s burdens. I measure every Grief I meet (561) Emily Dickinson, 1830 – 1886

September 22nd, 2014 by Michelle Murrish

The final stages

Putting out a chapbook has been a fun experience so far. Some parts are a lot better than others, but I’m learning a lot, which is always a plus. One of the most interesting parts so far has been having my husband edit my poems. He goes through, checking content and grammar, makes tons of […]

September 19th, 2014 by Michelle Murrish


Each morning my feet hit the ground free and unbound wanting to follow the wind