Lark Morrigan
poet. writer. explorer of paradoxes. music lover.

Last updated: Nov. 18, 2021

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Hello. I’m Lark Morrigan. I’m glad you are here!

I’m a poet, writer, music lover, textbook INFJ, 19th-century poetry fan, and artist at heart.

I am simply here to express myself creatively and cultivate my own style and voice as a writer, and I wholeheartedly believe that staying true to…

A personal essay on my composing journey

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Few people know that I love composing. I don’t blame them because I don’t compose often enough. But the desire to create something beautiful isn’t easily satisfied just by writing alone and even though I’m most fulfilled by poetry, fiction, and introspective writing, I’ve realized that something was deeply missing…

An op-ed on Kalie Shorr’s and Chelsea Cutler’s posts regarding creative burnout and the pressure of conformity in the digital world

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Social media has blurred the lines between artist and content creator. And it’s all too easy to find yourself in a pit of expectations that only stifle your own creativity and shame you for opting out of a more socially acceptable path and wanting something different.

Many artists feel the…

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