Author: Ari Augustine

Elsewhere, We Became #1

Elsewhere, We Became #1

Posted March 25, 2017 by Ari Augustine in Lit Life / 1 Comment

My little sister, Lena, was sound asleep. I could hear her breathing softly, her nose making tiny whistles as she rolled to her side, gathering her arms and legs into her chest. Her hands were curled into fists as she gripped the blankets possessively. Her long, dark chestnut hair tangled around her face but it […]

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Elsewhere, We Became #0

Elsewhere, We Became #0

Posted March 22, 2017 by Ari Augustine in Lit Life / 1 Comment

Untitled was the first poem I’d written. Its lines were crooked and without symmetry, words pressed tight against the page, unable to breathe. You could follow the dark shadows of the graphite and lead, trace the awkward, childish pause where I left a comma instead of a period. Where I abandoned the line, everything open, […]

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A Review of Ozone Journal By Peter Balakian

A Review of Ozone Journal By Peter Balakian

Posted March 22, 2017 by Ari Augustine in Book Reviews / 0 Comments

Title: Ozone Journal Author: Peter Balakian Genre: Poetry, Fiction Length: 92 pages My rating: ♥ ♥ ♥   Ozone Journal is unlike the majority of poetry I have read in my entire life. Balakian’s style is lyrical and linguistic, drawing attention to social issues that remain prevalent in our lives: AIDS, genocide, cultural breakdown, and memories, […]

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F^3 Booktube | Talk Nerdy With Me #2

Posted March 18, 2017 by Ari Augustine in Lit Life / 3 Comments

From Booktube to WordPress Like what you see? Subscribe to my BookTube channel here <3 Instagram: @nelson.ari Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RavenousforReads/ Tumblr: https://www.tumblr.com/blog/ari-nelson-writes Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/ArianaNelson Twitter: https://twitter.com/SouffleLumiere  

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