In-depth: An Imayo

Autopsy my tender words, ‘fore you let them in. They may sound sugary sweet, but better check ‘em. In-depth they bleed dark curses— chocolate-coated. Just like your false promises, bland and not buttered. — Photo credit: Unsplash In response to OctPoWriMo 2016 by Morgan Dragonwillow‘s Day 16. — Imayo It seems that whenever I research a Japanese form, it […]

Iridescent

Iridescent: An Imayo* Your blinding glowing presence, lit up the dark room. Your enchanting so soft voice, calms all weary tunes. Your warm endearing blushed skin, touches inside out. Hence all’s in tears when they learned, your sudden demise. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of […]

Illicitous

Illicitous: An Imayo* Blurred eyes missed your intense gaze, as I come near you. Your face’s illicitous look, reveals your soul’s crooked. Your dark eyes take off my clothes, but I keep my stance. I know my womanhood’s worth, you’ll ne’er stand a chance! — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word […]

Taught

Taught: An Imayo* You taught me to eat my pride, my inner monsters. You taught my tired soul to pray, hope for the better. But most of all my dearest, t’was you who taught me, how to love with all my heart, until it stops beating. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash […]

Indak*: An Imayo

Indak*: An Imayo ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Drum beats loud jiggly jive, turns hips up, alive, Guitar strums country folk tunes, brings foot taps so soon, Trumpet exhales lively noise, awakes nerves and bones, Saxophone hums sexy notes, heats up bods afloat. — *Indak  is a Tagalog/Filipino word which means to dance in time with […]