This poem was inspired by the March 9 workshop “Think Like an Elite Athlete.” It explores the game Technopocalypse and its attempt to rid our addiction to technology.
Shania Cox is a Brooklyn, NY, native and currently a freshman at Tufts University. She has been part of the Girls Write Now community for two years, having joined Girls Write Now in her sophomore year of high school. In her free time, she enjoys listening to music, writing in her diary and reading. She is a fraternal twin and also has an older sister. Shania plans to major in Computer Science and minor in English, which would allow her to pursue both her love for both STEM and the humanities.
My work represents creativity and resembles what goes on in my brain on a daily basis. My writing allows me to express ideas that I do not normally talk about in a light-hearted manner.
This piece dives into the rather complicated relationship that I have developed with my daydreaming. It has been a pretty interesting ride.
A daughter’s way of showing her appreciation to her mom.