Kourtney Risher

I'm a poet and an aspiring novelist from El Dorado, AR.

Rooftop Angel
3 months ago
He didn't believe in angels but a beautiful creature with golden hair, sapphire eyes, and soft cream skin made him think twice. Another held the key to her pearly gates, so he admired her magnificence...
The Day
7 months ago
Dominic can see his wedding day when he closes his eyes. The skies are grey and mist fills the air. He is wearing a black tuxedo and the dress of his love matches color. A veil covers her eyes. The br...
Five Ounces of Life
8 months ago
She was a delightful fantasy that burned in him as bright as her phoenix red hair. She was an elegant balance of beautiful and sultry, Aphrodite in black lace. She was five ounces of life poured into ...
It Crawls
9 months ago
It crawls out of the darkness and gazes at you with its dead white eyes. It licks its lips and grins at you with razor-sharp teeth. It sneaks up on you when you're content with yourself. It cackles at...
Somewhere, There Is Love
10 months ago
Somewhere, there is love. It is buried beneath a graveyard of dreams. It can be found under the shattered pieces of ego. There is love hidden in the shrouds of an uncertain tomorrow and the shadows cr...
Jesus Chrysler and Other Ghosts
a year ago
I. On the corner of Hope and Providence, I had a vision: A white blur, pale as a spectre and fuzzy like a distant dream. The tread marks burn through the asphalt and follow me everywhere. Jesus Chrysl...