Monthly Date (Blog Content, Announcement and a Question)

Will you guys agree with me that time is in a rush? Geez. One year’s now down to four months! Too fast! So before August ends, let us have some coffee, or maybe tea. But hey! It’s A Reading Writer’s 2nd birthday so we have wines and beers and cocktails around. Cheers!!! Come, let’s start!… Continue reading Monthly Date (Blog Content, Announcement and a Question)

A Reading Writer’s 2-Year Journey

WARNING: This is a loooong post! It has been eight years since I dreamed of having a blog. Something I can call my own. Honestly, I have fears of bashers and grammar Nazis. People who might critique my write-ups. People who might oppose my opinions. Yes, it took me those long years to have the… Continue reading A Reading Writer’s 2-Year Journey

Coffee Break for June

Summer is done, raindrops are here. So lemme share another cuppa coffee with you! ❤ Productive May Thank you to somehow a peaceful work-month, May has been quite productive for me. I was able to: Finish NaPoWriMo! (I am done writing Day 26 so there are four more tough prompts to write.) Write my 2016… Continue reading Coffee Break for June

My Light (A Poem and An Important Note)

My Light: A Bergerette* it takes leap of faith, and some creeping wraith, to write. It takes great valor, and candid candor, to fight writer's agony so let your words, be my light. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash NOTE: My WP friends, please let us all be kind enough to comment back to… Continue reading My Light (A Poem and An Important Note)

Dear Judgement*

*Part of the  free verse “Dear Series” collaboration with my poetry Queen, my dear soul-sister, my cheerleader and encourager, my lovely friend, Nandita of Manan Unleashed. Dear Judgement* Once accepted, I can’t be erased. Once received, I can’t be fazed. Once you enter you are usually seen. Empathy is my mentor I will not let you in. I break… Continue reading Dear Judgement*

Ten (plus 2!) Non-Book-Blogs Readers of Fiction and Poetry Will Surely Love

  I was once a reader, a reader only. I become a writer, eventually. I didn’t know I can, until I knew these brilliant ones. --- Beautiful Words by Priceless Joy A youthful woman who scribbles jaw-dropping fictions. She seldom breaks heart, she mostly melt them. She also host the awesome Flash Fiction for Aspiring… Continue reading Ten (plus 2!) Non-Book-Blogs Readers of Fiction and Poetry Will Surely Love

Mahulog Sa’yo | Fall For You*

*Very first collaboration with the writer-best-friend I never got to have, my now proud Filipina blogger-best-friend and an equally gifted poetess and storyteller, Maria of Doodles and Scribbles. She wrote the lovely Tagalog (language of the Philippines) poem and I tried translating it to English. ❤ Thank you for letting me do that, Maria. ❤ Mahulog Sa'yo… Continue reading Mahulog Sa’yo | Fall For You*

Dear Failure*

*Part of the  free verse “Dear Series” collaboration with my poetry Queen, my dear soul-sister, my cheerleader and encourager, my lovely friend, Nandita of Manan Unleashed. Will your failure define you? Or will you define your failure?  Dear Failure* I'm the bane of victorious soul, I'm the rain sun can’t control. Your test of rainy days are a… Continue reading Dear Failure*

Dear Poetry (A poem and Updates)

Dear Poetry I thought I lost you already. I'm glad I don't, not really. Thank you for waiting, for me. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit:Unsplash UPDATE and THANKS! Finally I had sometime to catch up on responding to lovely comments and reading awesome poems and posts. What happened? I had… Continue reading Dear Poetry (A poem and Updates)

Spring’s Harbinger*

Spring’s Harbinger* *A collaboration with my Queen of Sonnets, who I consider a dear friend,  Melinda Kucsera of In Media Res. Melinda, an eloquent poetess and a gifted fantasy writer, is the author of epic fantasy adventure Stars and Angel Sing. Visit her blog and take a thrilling journey as she takes you to the enchanted world of Shayari. P.S. This is my first! <3… Continue reading Spring’s Harbinger*