The Prisoner

  They call me “The Prisoner.” Some spit the words out Like a bitter taste in their mouth, While others whisper them softly With eyes drowning in pity.   Ha! Those fools. Pity me? No, soon you shall see, It is I who should pity them.   They Who are cursed to climb the mountain…

Thank you. (A Poem)

  Merci for my mother’s voice soothing, low, and sweet. Danke for the dancing flames that flicker in the hearth. Gracias for the grass nature’s carpet beneath our feet. Shye-Shye for the sun that never fails to dawn. Nandri for the night sky, woven with twinkling jewels. Efharisto for the earth. Mahalo for the moon. Arigato….

Peppermint Mornings: A Poem

Peppermint mornings quiet and still with the birds chirping outside the window. Lying in bed caught in that blissful space between sleep and waking. Trying to grasp the disappearing threads of an unfinished dream.   You know if you open your eyes, there’s no turning back. You’ll have to face the world. The world with…

7 Funny Doodles on School Assignments

Do you doodle in class? I know I do. 24/7. Honestly, its not even my fault! The school forces us buy new marker sets, crayons, and pens each year and then tells us NOT to doodle on our worksheets. Yeah right! So without further ado, here are 7 weird and funny doodles that I have…

Sweet Dreams: Haiku Poetry

  Frosting on the trees Candy crystals in the breeze Sugary delight.   Oh to take a bite! of powdery perfection scattered on the ground.   Oh to have a lick! Of a frozen treat hanging from a windowsill.   Bushes are piled high with smooth scoops of thick ice cream A cold winter’s dream….

Sea of Strangers: A Poem

People rushed past in a torrent, swirling around me like a tempestuous sea.   I stood still for a moment, scanning every countenance that passed by. My eyes were searching for you.   Hoping to find your familiar face in this sea of strangers. But I did not see you.   So I let myself…

Poetry Prompts: Choose Your Own Adventure Style!

Welcome to Poetry Prompts: Choose Your Own Adventure Style!  Follow the list below to find your perfect prompt!    What will your poem be about?                 Nature(Go to 4) Social Issues(Go to 5) Love/Family(Go to 6)               You have chosen…Nature Write a poem about…