How Much More?

you lost your voice in the roaring thunder of his growing ego as you lost your consciousness under his vicious hands. how much more of that sound do you need to bear, deaf in the truth of torture and agony? you lost your mind with every scornful tone from the blast of his nasty outrageContinue reading “How Much More?”

In Memory

“In Memory” in memory of the woman who screams silently the secrets of her soul may she rest in peace with her lost words and intimate beauty Coming home should be the safest thing we ever do in this life. Where we lay our heads at night should be where monsters will not reach us.Continue reading “In Memory”

Dreams Do Come True

Warning: This a lengthy post, longer than my usual posts. Below is the actual post I made here on WordPress seven years ago. I am sharing it all with you guys because I never thought that, that one single moment of “airport boredom” could actually change my life and my perspective about writing and publishing. I startedContinue reading “Dreams Do Come True”

When Beauty and Poetry Collide

your laughter can be contagiousyour smile can be infectiousand when you speak of poetryyou light up the roomlike no one else haslike nobody else has when poetry and beauty collidelove resides, truly in your heart P.S my poet heart is so pleased to have met a beautiful young woman who loves poetry…

Love Letter (A rewrite)

    “Never did I ever receive a love letter in a scented paper in a heart-shaped envelope from you, but ours could top the greatest love story ever“   your handwriting may not at all be easy to read but you write with great measures and  surprises instead always, almost a perfect Hallmark Valentine’sContinue reading “Love Letter (A rewrite)”

Without You #writephoto#cloud

  I am a lonely wandering cloud, in an empty sky  without you     for Sue’s Thursday photo prompt: Clouded #writephoto my ebook is still available, thank you all to those who pre-ordered and just purchased…my love and gratitude always and forever. http://kobo.com/ww/en/ebook/after-rain-skies

Privilege Underdog

  you are a privilege underdog and yet, you have the audacity, to hurt me break me tear me apart I wept I cried in silence I agonize in fear you are a privilege underdog your insolence destroyed me robbed me of the beauty and elegance I have you took away the best of meContinue reading “Privilege Underdog”

Tell Me

tell me, tell me of something, something I don’t know or you may be failed  to make me understand. how can there be no words to describe the hurt, the pain, weighted upon  my shoulders? yet, I say with great pride and gratitude I am better, stronger, and wiser amidst  the hurt and amidst  the pain  Continue reading “Tell Me”

The Storm

the storm that’s raging now could clear at any minute and reveal a million-star sky- Michelle, ” After -Rain Skies: A Million Stars” she wears a smile so contagious and charming the kind that bears true of a heart filled with love and compassion he took it away now wounded, now torn. abuse took herContinue reading “The Storm”