An Angel and the Devil in Disguise #whatdoyousee

she told of a tale in a faraway castle ’bout a damsel, in distress how she loved him, fell for his demons first and vowed to forever love ’till eternity but he was his devil she gave him reasons to wanna have a halo instead of a horn he made her want to see heavenContinue reading “An Angel and the Devil in Disguise #whatdoyousee”

Soar Like an Eagle #soar#writephoto

  you told me to soar like an eagle aim high and fly dream the biggest and reach for the skies oh, you said remember, it won’t be that simple nor easy you taught me life lessons as an eagle learns to fly they fly alone or at least with their kind and in lifeContinue reading “Soar Like an Eagle #soar#writephoto”

Feels Like That #surf #fridayfun

  For kate’s friday fun -surf Friday Fun – surf! (Bali, 2019)   do you remember your first love? ’twas one of the happiest  memories of your life I bet, makes your young heart giggle with gladness it feels like that, to dream, to ride a wave of getting up on a surfboard and let yourselfContinue reading “Feels Like That #surf #fridayfun”

Bright Lights #whatdoyousee

why is it my love that when I look at you I see light, like I’ve never seen it before why is it my love that my world has turned into blue as I hold your hands dearly and gently in the silence of my dreams and my muted memories where are all the brightContinue reading “Bright Lights #whatdoyousee”

My Dearest Muse

how do we promise over our love, so honest so pure, so magical a love that was ours even before when the world was yours and mine and when our words were the silent witnesses to a love unspoken those little pieces of verses and lines that only makes sense to you and I youContinue reading “My Dearest Muse”

With a Smile

I. I never felt how broken I was Until I saw your footprints leaving me in agony in hurt in pain And in longing Until then You remain my beautiful poetry II. And if you find your way back I will be right where you left me In the shadow of my life with everyContinue reading “With a Smile”

One Million Stars , One Million Hopes  To Women’s Empowerment

One Million Stars, One Million Hopes  To Women’s Empowerment International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated on the 8th of March every year. To commemorate this event Sharpened Word is proud to collaborate with Perak Women for Women’s Society for a one day only event on March 14, 2020. Sharpened Word (SW), under the auspices of PerakContinue reading “One Million Stars , One Million Hopes  To Women’s Empowerment”

Change

“If you want to achieve what you’ve never achieved before you have to become who you’ve never become before” – Brian Tracy, Maximum Achievement   New year signals New beginnings New opportunities And new challenges So, one often wonder Will this year be kinder? Will there be better opportunities? Will there be lesser challenges? So,Continue reading “Change”

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”