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 […]

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 […]

Cling

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. — […]

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

Writer’s Note

No one, nothing, can take my words away from me. Break me, confine me, curse me, abandon me, my lines will bleed more surely. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. In response to Mindlovemisery Menagerie: Photo Challenge #117

Nowhere

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 […]