Summer Choir

I still remember: the gentle rush of the calm yet humming cerulean ocean as it hugs the waiting sun-bathed sand and silent shells ashore; the sweet whisper of the whistling wind as it combs the golden grass strands who always beg for more; and then the loud yet soothing klee-ew sounds of the winged gulls… Continue reading Summer Choir

The Jar’s Secret

A frail, pellucid, deformed, indistinct, cylindrical jar towering above unkempt, blotchy, matte drawer sits silently among empty, hollow bottles. Inside hides the ashen remains of your once iridescent, glistening soul, I still remember how I carefully pour after I watch you burn in whole. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash In… Continue reading The Jar’s Secret


I’ll cling to you until my fragile hands bleed against your rugged, rough edges. I’ll cling until my candle-like fingers turned cold in the absence of my warm flowing blood. I’ll cling until my pink nails turned dark purple and almost dead-gray. I’ll cling... I’ll cling to you. Even when you can’t cling to me too. —… Continue reading Cling

About Him

She left me with nothing but two torn pages scrawled softly with her sweet, subtle white lies about him. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Ronny Garcia Moron In response to Mindlovemisery Menagerie: Photo Challenge #124


I thought you are my heart's compass yet you did nothing but lead me n o w h e r e. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Deviantart In response to Mindlovemisery Menagerie: Photo Challenge #116 Read more awesome poems here:

Long Distance

Long Distance: A Shadorma* (for my Queen of Shadorma, my long-distance sister Stella) We’re thousand miles apart yet our hearts embrace, souls unite, daring distance’s dark demands, far-friendship survives. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash The Shadorma* is a simple syllabic verse form created by James Neill Northe that is most effective… Continue reading Long Distance