Credit: Cherisse Kenion via Unsplash You wear your life there’s proof, Your face reflects grand truths. Every moment or memory, Each thought wandered, Others don’t know, and will never hear. Your eyes reveal your years, You can’t camaflouge them with makeup, Or dark sunglasses. The life you’ve lived in the sky of your eyes, Has … Continue reading Poem: Free Verse – “Your Life Time Reflects” #amwriting #poetry #GDGC
Credit: Cynthia Magna via Unsplash What worth have I? No silver for your wallet, No bills to fit your list of skills. Not even labour’s sweat; What worth have I? To work successfully, To do both what I love, And what inspires my deepest passions. Paint textured, thick with colors brilliant, Blended in impressionist grace; … Continue reading Poem: Free Verse – “Worth Forgetting” #GoDogGoCafe #poetry #amwriting
An important part of every writer's journey is the transition from seeing ourselves as "someone who writes" to seeing ourselves as writers. We asked all the Go Dog Go Baristas to tell us a little bit about their journey as a writer. We hope you enjoy learning more about the Baristas and are inspired by … Continue reading On Becoming A Writer: Amanda (Mandi)
I am pleased to have another poem published on http://www.spillwords.com. Check them out, they are amazing to collaborate with. Here's the poem: "Don't Burn Out All the Lights." Credit: Spillwords.com Mandibelle16. (2018) All Rights Reserved.
So blessed to have another poem on http://www.spillwords.com. This poem is based off the poem “New Colossus” by Emma Lazarus and is a commentary on current immigration policies in the U.S., now, and in the past, but particularly, in the late 19th century where many Europeans immigrated to the U.S. to escape poverty, persecution, and … Continue reading Published Poem: Free Verse – Spillwords.com – “Giants of Hypocrisy” #SpillWords #poetry #history #GoDogGoCafe
Was excited to have another poem published on Spillwords. It’s called “Rare and Precious.” Take a peak and send in your own poems of quality. Cheers. ——— ©Mandibelle16.(2017) All Rights Reserved.
--------I wish you wouldn't kill, I wish she wouldn't shoot. I wish you didn't feel the need, To take others with you in death. I wish you knew your pain, Was a problem that could've been helped, If wish you had only asked. I wish you weren't indoctrinated That morals stopped your, Urge to kill and … Continue reading Poem: Free Verse – “Of Terror & The Dying” #amwriting #poetry #vegasshooting #yegstrong #GoDogGoCafe
Uh, where does the time go. I meant to have this yesterday before I became absorbed in a project! Here's a recent poem I wrote. --------- --------- When I visit here, It’s a fact of life. Blood drawn with tiny needles. Some days they sting, Stringing out two seconds. Other days, the needle doesn’t register. … Continue reading ‘Rewind Poetry:’ Poem – Free Verse – “It’s A Fact of Life” #amwriting #poetry #GoDogGoCafe
Thanks to the ever gracious http://www.spillwords.com for publishing my new poem called “I’ll Fly Away, Oh, Glory.” The chorus lines are borrowed from the song “Fly Away” for by Gillian Welch and sung by Allison Kraus on the Oh Brother, Where Art Though? movie soundtrack. It’s an awesome movie too! I'm trying to have an … Continue reading Published: Poem – Free Verse – “I’ll Fly Away, Oh, Glory” #amwriting #poetry #audiopoetry #GoDogGoCafe
Some poetry for you today. Cheers! ------- ---------- When the notes begin to trill, Hum along as you wake in the night. Sing the tune of the chorus, In whispers with your husky voice as it arises. Power in lyrics, of the might of the crescendo, A slow and melodious birth to words of courage. … Continue reading ‘Rewind Poetry:’ Free Verse – “Rise Up” #amwriting #poetry #GoDogGoCafe