Dew of Dawn

Inside my hollow chest lies a heart void of love– a desert which hasn’t tasted sprinkles of rain from above. Then like pregnant drops of dew on a chilled yet rose-pink dawn, you kissed my cacti and sand when you made me your own. — 01.31.2017 ©2017 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash In […]

She is Me

She has seen thousands dusks and dawns kissing crawling winds combing lawns. She has felt sweet spring and harsh winters clothing her heart’s ever resilient chambers. She has lived more than two decades, with turning time she swayed and swayed. With the love and life she’s ready to give and take, she knows she will […]

Four Bullets

One. Two. Three. Four. His seven-decade-old hands hold tight on the rusting rails of his lightless room’s window. His darkened eyes stare at the now fallen tree and then to the triumphant men who successfully defeated the lush pine. The lush pine planted and reared by his wife. His wife who died last month. He […]

Breathing Whispers

I heard your soul’s sighs and your heart’s cries as your mind tries to silence fear of ends and byes. So I stamped the wind with my love’s breathing whispers, crossing 2,000 miles of seas and lands, to bring my kiss of forever. — 01.17.2017 ©2017 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash In […]

Crossing (Her) Bridge

Sweaty, cold hands grip the cold rails, agonized eyes stare at her almost fading trails– footprints of all she has done, mud piles of all her missed fun, holed-patches of all she has lost, unturned stones of her dreams still at frost. Waiting lungs heave one deep, deep breath, shaky foot finally decided to take its […]

Hello, 2017! Miss You, Friends!

And so in between a hard-core editing session with my boss, I am writing this post after I visited some of you,  who are close, close, close to my heart, and I almost, almost cried because I miss everyone! I know I am nine days late but here’s to a lovely 2017 for everyone!!! 🙂 […]