On Choosing Happiness

My dear, my darling, my love, choose happiness, always. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you want. Let’s spread some motivations? 🙂

Eternal: An Endecha

Sun’s love for moon’s eternal. They may not shine together but they still share the same sky. I hope we’re like them, but we’ll ne’er be, ever. — Photo credit: Unsplash In response to OctPoWriMo 2016 by Morgan Dragonwillow‘s Day 31. — The Endecha is a ” The Canción triste que encierra un lamento”, (“sad song that locks up […]

Sunday Songs: For Your Glory

For Your glory I will do anything Just to see You To behold You as my King I wanna be where You are I gotta be where You are I wanna be where You are I gotta be where You are — When life is hard, when your mind and heart is tired, it is […]

Simplicity: An Onda Mel

Don’t wait for someone to tell you you’re beautiful, you are soulful. Your heart and soul are fresh and new. The truth is as clear as white snow. Simple or not, make-up, without, your real and raw beauty will show. — Photo credit: Unsplash In response to OctPoWriMo 2016 by Morgan Dragonwillow‘s Day 30. — The Onda Mel is […]

On Bitterness

Let’s choose to forgive even if forgiveness isn’t asked. Your heart is too beautiful to keep those ugly poisons inside. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Proverbs 31 Ministries For 3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge as tagged by devereaux frazier and Ladylee Manila. ❤ Please join if you want. Let’s spread some motivations? 🙂

Upside Down: A Musette

You blurred my clear windows. I’m burned. I want to start again. I can’t. Upside down, it’s still you my love. — Photo credit: Unsplash In response to OctPoWriMo 2016 by Morgan Dragonwillow‘s Day 29. — The Musette is an invented verse form that presents the challenge of writing in very short lines. This form was introduced by Emily […]

Writing Challenge: November Notes

Last Monday, my love Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies and yours truly did an impromptu sharing of song titles and came up with a list of 30 epic songs for our November Notes writing challenge! How’s the drill? Write or post anything inspired by the song (the title, the lyrics, or either). No word count limit. […]

Sea Shells: A Senryu

Silence of sea shells against the roaring blue waves, peace amid chaos. — Photo credit: Unsplash In response to OctPoWriMo 2016 by Morgan Dragonwillow‘s Day 28. — Senryu So if you are wondering if a 3 line, 17 syllable poem is Haiku or Senryu, you can pretty much place the serious poem in the Haiku column and the more […]

Book Review: My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga

46th – My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga Rating:  (Good read, definitely!) What is it about: Sixteen-year-old physics nerd Aysel is obsessed with plotting her own death. With a mother who can barely look at her without wincing, classmates who whisper behind her back, and a father whose violent crime rocked her […]

Favorite Scent: A Kimo

Sweet scent of wildflowers has sadly failed to be my favorite scent. I still long for your smell. — Photo credit: Unsplash In response to OctPoWriMo 2016 by Morgan Dragonwillow‘s Day 27. — Kimo is an Israeli version of the haiku, found at Poetry Kaleidoscope. There should be no movement in the imagery. The Kimo is: a tristich, a […]