Barong Tagalog (a repost)

I heard the news of you leaving as someone from the other line was sobbing, crying, weeping. “He’s gone”, was all I can hear. I wept, I cried ’till I can’t cry anymore. It was a warm summer morning. You left without saying goodbye. Without notice. It broke my heart in pieces, I could die.Continue reading “Barong Tagalog (a repost)”

Renewal and Goodbye (Two Poems)

  Day 30 NaPoWriMo Our final (optional) prompt! In some past years, I’ve challenged you to write a poem of farewell for our thirtieth day, but this year, I’d like to challenge you to write a poem about something that returns. For, just as the swallows come back to Capistrano each year, NaPoWriMo and GloPoWriMo willContinue reading “Renewal and Goodbye (Two Poems)”

A Stolen Goodbye

Day 13 NaPoWriMo Today, I challenge you to write a non-apology for the things you’ve stolen. For this prompt, I am writing this for my dad who passed away many years ago. He left. I never had the chance to say goodbye. He left. And I didn’t give him the chance to say goodbye either. Continue reading “A Stolen Goodbye”

I Know I Didn’t Get to Say Goodbye-poem

I know I didn’t get to say goodbye The least you want to even hear You needed badly my hellos Of the visits, I missed the most. I know I didn’t get to say goodbye But let me just come in for once Let me have a moment with you We’ll make it worth, IContinue reading “I Know I Didn’t Get to Say Goodbye-poem”

Star -Crossed Love (inverted etheree)

Star – Crossed Love (inverted etheree) Just when you thought you know how the world is to two star-crossed lovers victims of  circumstances and bad choices you believed you feel their pain and the silent screaming without words, you hear you never know up and till you are one.   P.S. A continuation of myContinue reading “Star -Crossed Love (inverted etheree)”

How Do I Say Goodbye?

  I. I took the plane with you, our hands joined together when you ask I wanna know how can something so wrong feels so right all along? and when does love so true never actually was meant to be? Will someone please let me know. Chorus I: So I say just love me andContinue reading “How Do I Say Goodbye?”

Goodbyes

I can’t think of a better way to discuss this anxious feeling than in long ranting…..(if this is a rant)…let me say for the record that i am not in any way sad, lonely or troubled.  Lately i have been witnessing so many deaths within our circle of friends.  My father died….i never even hadContinue reading “Goodbyes”