Hello, I'm Samantha and Welcome to Aphrodite's Love Poetry.
I am a full time student at Marquette University majoring in Criminology and
Law Studies with a Psychology minor. I am in my last semester and currently
seeking employment in Law Enforcement.
Well, I first started writing poetry in high school. I had so many
emotions and thoughts and the moment I put pen to paper, not only did I feel
better, but I had written something I was proud of.
Shortly after that time I started checking out books of poetry from
the school library. Carl Sandburg was my favorite for a long time and he
is still one of my favorites.
I no longer focus on favorite poets, but more on favorite poems.
It was a long time before I shared my poetry with anyone. The first person who saw or heard anything I wrote was one of best friends, Tara. She, of
course, said she liked it. But, I was unconvinced; she was my