Word-High July: Makisig

Makisig The crowd is filled with dashing men, wearing suits and golden bands. But no one has your pure smile that melts my heart as soft as fine sand. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 22 - Makisig.

Word-High July: Amihan

Amihan The whistling wind is like a ghost that creeps inside my hollow holes dug by your sudden absence. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 21 - Amihan.

Word-High July: Kundiman

Kundiman I have sing a thousand songs among millions of crying audience. But there is nothing more special than the love-made song I have sang, when our two hearts become one. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 20 - Kundiman.    

Word-High July: Habilin

Habilin I entrusted my fragile heart into your harmless hands. Thus, I learned the antonym of the word harmless. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 19 –Habilin.  

Word-High July: Paraluman

Paraluman The cerulean skies, and the inviting seas, the elegant sunsets and sunrise’s scenes, kept my pen and paper blank and barren. Until I saw you. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 18 –Paraluman.

Word-High July: Kaulayaw

Kaulayaw For years I’ve been wondering, if love for me is coming, until now I am still waiting, for someone who’ll define love’s meaning. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 17 – Kaulayaw.  

Word-High July: Marahuyo

Marahuyo I am captured, I am jailed. My heart's raptured, my mind sailed. My body quivered, my soul slayed. When my eyes found yours first. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 16 – Marahuyo.  

Word-High July: Siping

Siping I have never been excited to see the moon defeat the sun, to feel the bed against my warmth, until the day we shared my surname. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 15 –Siping.  

Word-High July: Balintataw

Balintataw With my clear eyes I saw how she lit up when you gave her the bouquet. And how she swiftly turned white when you said, you got the wrong girl. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 14 –Balintataw.  

Word-High July: Harana

Harana In front of thousand teary eyes with your guitar’s humming smiles, you sing the song you wrote, and make my wholeness float. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer Photo credit: BuzzFeed, Unsplash In response to Word-High July: 30 Beautiful Filipino Words: Day 13 – Harana.