Words are the tools of creators and with each honest word, we can begin to see a change not only to ourselves, but those that find depth within words that might once have seemed irrelevant to the speaker. I like to think that it is platforms like Bay Art that help create these small changes. … Read moreI Don’t Know What I’m Doing But I’m Trying
Oh yes, did you hear about the time … how often can we, separate one moment from another, stretch away from that time, to now quickly embrace, today, or was it yesterday, felt better than before, gave credence to wanting more, until last night, when it all hit home, the shadows, the memories, the crack … Read moreThe Absurdity of Time
Hello there, lovely world of BayArt! It’s me, Queertastic again, and I’m back with our poem for this week by the very talented Reganhia Wright 🙂 If you want a chance to get your poetry featured on BayArt, go ahead and click the link here to find out more. I always love reading all of … Read morePoem of The Week – “You Called My Name”
Hello, wonderful world of BayArt, it’s that time of the week again! It’s Queertastic, and I’m back with our stellar poem of the week by Kinjal Parekh, who does not have a blog, but does have a knack for verses! Kinjal loves writing about topics such as life, faith, hope and motivation. If you want to … Read morePoem of The Week – “This Isn’t Really The End”
Fear. It’s a strong emotion. It’s one that not only attacks us mentally, emotionally, and spiritually, but also physically. It comes in the form of panic attacks, hot flashes, nightmares, upset stomachs, headaches, and a whole book of things, and it’s so hard to fight, it’s so difficult to overcome. But it can be done. … Read moreWhat Are You So Afraid Of?
Hello again, wonderful world of BayArt! It’s me, Queertastic again, and it’s my favorite time of the week, poetry time! This week, we have a poem from the super talented Varun (find his blog here) and it’s actually his second time being featured on here. If you’re interested in getting your poetry featured, you can … Read morePoem of The Week – “Yin & Yang”
Hello, wonderful world of BayArt! It’s time for another Thursday of awesomeness with this week’s feature poem by Steph. You can find more of her work over at her blog, hey there beautiful! If you want to get your poetry featured, go ahead and find out more about the program here. I always love reading … Read morePoem of The Week – “Falling deeply, not softly”
All at once you will lose your clarity: every truth is tainted, perversion is the norm, and every lie is accepted. Falsities buoyant as crude oil float atop calm waters and disturb the peaceful folk who inhabit those waters, who’ve only fragile watercraft to shield themselves from waterborne death. When crude rises, it suppresses and … Read moreAll at Once
It’s a loaded question. My first instinct, my first voice would scream “no! Be proud, be happy, be unapologetic!”. Because I’m Queertastic, right? My name is literally a statement of how gay I am. So, so, gay. Actually, more so bisexual, but you guys get it. The truth is, as much as I hate to … Read moreIf You Could Be Straight, Would You?
Hi! My name is Lee and I am a new author here on BayArt. I think this is such an amazing opportunity to let me spread more positivity in you guys’s lives and possibly help you get through any tough times you are faced with. Mental health is so important to me and I love … Read moreFrom Me to You