Word-High July: Halakhak

Halakhak The unforgiving day has worn me out. With sulky soul I entered and heard the loud laughter of mom and dad, followed by the giggles of my little lasses and lad. I went in and was welcomed by their warm smiles. My worn out soul was revived. My lungs breathe again. I am home.… Continue reading Word-High July: Halakhak

Word-High July: Yugto

Yugto I am not sure if it happened when I heard your enchanting giggle, or it was when your soft skin touched my nervous hand, or it was when your tickling breathe brushed my ears for the first time. I am not sure when it all started, but I am sure I don’t want this… Continue reading Word-High July: Yugto

Astrobleme

Astrobleme: An Abhanga* you are the huge meteor that dig a deep crater still hollow years after--- no time can heal. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies (Thank you, Sarah!) *Abhanga, "the completion" is a stanzaic form commonly used for devotional poetic composition although it… Continue reading Astrobleme

Word-High July:Pahimakas

Pahimakas The day you said the last goodbye felt like the end of entire I. The curse of love not returned, dawned on me like waves unnerved. Years after you said your last words, I’m still unsure if I regret, that I pulled the trigger after you confessed you love her. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading… Continue reading Word-High July:Pahimakas

Limerance

Limerance: A Lanterne* I’m not sure if it's love, but heart skips for you. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies (Thank you, Sarah!) *The Lanterne is a shape poem, centered on the page to resemble the shape of a Japanese lantern. It originated as a… Continue reading Limerance

Word-High July: Kinaadman

Kinaadman Her knowledge isn’t from four corners of a school room. Her wise words are from her mistakes, she hopes will be her child’s boon. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 25 – Kinaadman.

Nefarious

Nefarious: A Nonet* The world is slowly dying, f-a-d-i-n-g as grief’s black smoke covers beings, billions soul d-i-e-s unwilling, caused by all and nothing, maybe humans just love killing ‘til earth ends with nothing, none. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies (Thank you, Sarah!) *The… Continue reading Nefarious

Word-High July: Dalisay

Dalisay As pure as the fresh water of the running stream, as pure as a baby’s voice’s first time scream, that is you and your love ‘fore you learned the word drugs. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 24 - Dalisay.

Aquiver

Aquiver: An Alouette* your warm hand’s caress felt like an arrest that handcuffs my heart and mind, that tickles my soul, that fills up my holes and send shivers--- the best kind. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Unsplash.com Word Inspiration: Sarah Doughty of Heartstring Eulogies (Thank you, Sarah!) *The Alouette(French for Skylark)… Continue reading Aquiver