My Saga Continuous Part 3 (thanks for the stars)

you’re raging a war of which origin, you can barely tell least the day it began your battlefield is a place called “home” and your fiercest enemy is a man named “dad”   The effects of domestic violence on children, result from witnessing domestic violence in a home where one of their parents are abusing the otherContinue reading “My Saga Continuous Part 3 (thanks for the stars)”

My Saga Continuous Part 2

The afternoon train ride reminds me of the young boys and girls who are victims of abuse and violence. Once again, my heart bleeds and my words came pouring down.   Mama, I Remember   I was young and innocent didn’t know what’s goin’ on but I heard him call you a whore for wearingContinue reading “My Saga Continuous Part 2”

FIVE HAIKU POEMS: BRUISED, YET HOPEFUL

FIVE HAIKU POEMS: BRUISED, YET HOPEFUL This poem was a collaboration with Rose of Poet Rummager published on May 4, 2017. I am posting it again because this is one of many haikus I have written and a personal favorite; while at the same time one of the collaborations which really boosted my site. WithinContinue reading “FIVE HAIKU POEMS: BRUISED, YET HOPEFUL”

35 Degrees

I haven’t written anything for a long time. I am writing back today in honor of my father whose death anniversary we are commemorating. My father gave me my first book, my first writing material and my first edited letter. Yes, you read it right  “edited letter”.  Whenever i was away from home back thenContinue reading “35 Degrees”

Not your Average Girl (part 2)- free verse

She doesn’t don’t know how to act but with a sense of urgency She doesn’t know how to care without thinking too much and feeling too much She doesn’t know how to be quiet and sit still and allow her mind to settle She is always asking, experiencing, struggling and finding meaning She is passionateContinue reading “Not your Average Girl (part 2)- free verse”

Little Things – free verse

With every little thing you do And with every little smile, you gave I am in awe I am in wonder With every little love you share And with every little light, you shed I am delighted I am honored With that little thing you do And little love you share I am gratified IContinue reading “Little Things – free verse”

All Through my Life

I. Mark my words, these chords I’m playing All my life, I will be singing All through rays of sunshine and rains All through hurts and through pains My love will keep burning. Chorus 1. It’s like a little heaven on earth (2×) ‘Cos it’s like a little heaven on earth When I’m with you…ooohContinue reading “All Through my Life”

Stone Cold (poem)

Stone cold, that has become Of a child abandoned at home.   Stone cold, a mother had been Lonely, tired, and forgotten. Stone cold, a father for sure All tide up at work, joy so unsure. Stone cold, a family will be If, and only they allow it to be.