Tag: musings

  • Inspirational Quotes

    Inspirational Quotes

    Photo by Nida Mantala Comandante “Hope” is the thing with feathers by Emily Dickinson “Hope” is the thing with feathers – That perches in the soul – And sings the tune without the words – And never stops – at all – And sweetest – in the Gale – is heard – And sore must be […]

  • When

    When

    For the heart roars with poetry when it hits a turning point… by Marites Avisado-Responte When life is not always a tale of good verses We cringe in every turn, cry in every bump We heap all grand stories, sift some, we want to forget When the distance of our dreams obscures hope We slip […]

  • Of Courage

    Of Courage

    Photo by Jannice O. Geraldino by Marites Avisado-Responte We have cried out the doubts, Spent the deafening silent nights Struggled between lies and truth- And, at last, a new day comes We welcome it Scared…yet boldness quietly burns us To do what we can do And to despise not the consequences. For the heart roars […]

  • Does it matter?

    Does it matter?

    by Marites Avisado-Responte How many perfect days have passed? I could never tell the difference Yes, it rained last night Did it offer me smile? Yesterday, the robust sun came out But my room was as dark as it was Does it matter? Today, the green bush slithers against the wall of an abandoned lot […]

  • i love you

    i love you

    Photo by Adrian Roa by Marites Avisado Responte I love you… Beloved, how will I say this If this confession 
will lead me to question The lost intentions 
are upon my back, regret I could not depart.   I love you… even when the blue sky is inviting storms The raging rain has the sweetest […]