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Someone who has become a wonderful friend in such a short time connecting through words and rhyme, read her melody from her heart, The Me I Know – I so love the title
I am the unsung melody of my heart
Trying to find my voice through my words
I go by many labels
And though, I don’t mind them
They do kind of box me in.
The colour of my skin
The place where I was born
An integral part of me,
Don’t completely define me.
For I am my lineage but also
What I have made of me.
I am no iconoclast but I follow my heart
And following it means, I break some rules.
Though I do enjoy my solitude
I come alive in friends’ company
A tad shy, I can be reclusive
But once a bond is forged
I’ll go to any length.
No claim to fame, no accolades to show
Just an evergrowing circle of people I hold close.
I am not the scintillating incadescent flame
Drawing people inexorably,
More like a cosy fireplace
Which no one wants…
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