An Excerpt from The Muse

Read on for an excerpt from my short story, The Muse. The day she met Dalton, Paula had been sitting in the middle of a museum, staring at the statue ahead of her. The white lights glared down at the room. She bent over her sketchbook, but she couldn’t get her hand to do whatContinue reading “An Excerpt from The Muse”



Howdy! My name is Lydia Poer. Welcome to my blog, PoerlyRead! I am a 21-year-old writer and aspiring editor living in Texas with my dog, Titus! I graduated from undergrad in May 2020, in the thick of the pandemic when people were still taking it “seriously”, and was cooped up at my parents house forContinue reading “Welcome!”