Taylor Brooke McCoy

Writer, Reader, and Person With Opinions

Seasonal Poems

Lovers of the Year The smell of August still hangs on the breeze, but the orange tips of maple leaves wave to its back. “Farewell, summer,” September whispers. Cloudy days and rain bring small shivers and breath, hung in the air. August makes his conjugal visits, but soon September is […]

Colin Kaepernick: The Nike Boycott and What He Kneels For

Colin Kaepernick has been in the news since 2016 when he singlehandedly began a nation-wide movement with a bend of the knee during the NFL National Anthem. He has since suffered incredible backlash and received incredible support from fans, strangers, and fellow players. Kaepernick’s decision to kneel during the anthem […]