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Category: Poetry

The Artist’s Rebuttal

Who are you to censor my art? Art is art. Art is free. Art is for everybody to see, To behold their own, To stimulate the human imagination Which we […]

Solitude

When I am by myself I feel the presence of others, The desire for connections On deeper levels. There are objects; There are people Who exert their gravitational pull When […]

Coffee Shops

Coffee shops Are meeting spots Where people come together And ideas are exchanged. The sharing of imaginations Is a watercolor of originalities. The air is fresh; So is the enthusiasm […]

The Trauma Counterattack

Trauma, The agony of memories missed, Locked in an invisible vault Until the end of time. Amnesia, Fantasia, The thoughts that were once my own Have lives of their own […]

Coffee with a Limerick

Cafecito, pobrecito? Do you want it to go? No thank you, my dear. I am extremely thirsty, so I would like my espresso to stay here.

Just Adrift

I am drifting away, Floating on the waves Of the sunlit bay. The Ocean is warm, While the beach is quiet. The waters are clear; All the fish seem to […]

Albatross

Light, Streamlined form, The kite-bird Floats for hours On the Ocean’s breath With gentle flaps Of giant wings. Feathered master Of air and sea, The rider of thermals Glides on […]

The Spirit of a Nation

The spirit of a nation Is the unity and integration Of many ethnicities and religions and social classes, Rich people and poor people, Leaders and followers, Aristocrats and commoners, Woven […]

Time Capsules

A poem is a capsule of emotion, Locked in time When words cannot suffice alone.   Language flows like a river When the similes and metaphors Ride over the idioms […]