Tag: reflection

  • Forget not my heart

    Forget not my heart

    Forget not my heart  by Marietta Geraldino Aimlessly we circled the islandchildlike, walking holding hands relishing, quietly savoring the moment, the joy our nearness brings. Were you trying to tell me somethingwhen you pointed at scattered driftwood, broken seashells that washed ashore?Were you just but daydreamingwhen you mumbled with faint delightat the sight of waves crashing, receding;at the sight of seagulls flying by? You spoke of a future where I didn’t see myself in.Or was […]

  • Cry not my heart

    Cry not my heart

    Cry not my heart by Chedilyn Aissa Dulguime Cry not my heart For today may end in tears. But it must, To usher a new tomorrow. Another beginning. “For the heart roars with poetry when it hits a turning point…”  

  • Try not to hold me back

    Try not to hold me back

    Try not to hold me back by Chedilyn Aissa Dulguime Try not to hold me back. My mind has to fly, My feet, To wander. I leave only my heart A home to come back to. “For the heart roars with poetry when it hits a turning point…” 

  • you’ll cry not of tears…

    you’ll cry not of tears…

    you’ll cry not of tears… And blood has started to flow … Not the blood of those who haves But by the deemed have-nots in society Not the blood of the power elite But by those of powerless common tao With limited options in a nightmarish web Tried to untangle, but couldn’t break free. I should know […]

  • I love not man the less …

    I love not man the less …

    Lord Byron (1788 – 1824) “There is a pleasure in the pathless woods, There is a rapture on the lonely shore, There is a society where none intrudes, By the deep sea, and music in its roar: I love not Man the less, but Nature more…” ― George Gordon Byron, Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage “For the heart […]