Happy Monday! I'm not sure if I've shared this poem on here. When I was six-years-old, in grade one, my teacher used to read us Shell Silverstein poems in class. I had the same teacher, Mrs. Allarie, for grades one, two, and three, so I was able to here a few books worth of Shell … Continue reading Poem: Shell Silverstein – “Where the Sidewalk Ends” #GoDogGoCafe #poetry #poets
Credit: Chad Madden via UnSplash I tore transparent tissue wings, Yanked out the pincer blade; A kite easing far off and free. I had to isolate, hang on by threads. I’m not who I was, I burned outside the fire’s ring — And you cannot alter time; What happened, happened. Understand — I had to … Continue reading Poem: Free Verse – “Kites in Flock” #amwriting #poetry #GoDogGoCafe
Interview with Blogger and Writer: Ana Daksina – A Writer with an Authentic and Artistic Flare for Poetry and Writing #interviews #amwriting #blogggers #poetry https://mandibelle16.wordpress.com/2018/04/23/writer-poet-and-blogger-ana-daksina-a-wonder-authentic-and-artist-flare-for-poetry-interviews-amwriting-blogggers-poetry/ — Read on mandibelle16.wordpress.com/2018/04/23/writer-poet-and-blogger-ana-daksina-a-wonder-authentic-and-artist-flare-for-poetry-interviews-amwriting-blogggers-poetry/
Interview with Blogger Michael Grogan: A Writer With A Superb Sense of Humor #amwriting #interviews #bloggers https://mandibelle16.wordpress.com/2018/04/21/interview-with-blogger-and-writer-michael-grogen-a-writer-with-a-superb-sense-of-humor-amwriting-interviews-bloggers/ — Read on mandibelle16.wordpress.com/2018/04/21/interview-with-blogger-and-writer-michael-grogen-a-writer-with-a-superb-sense-of-humor-amwriting-interviews-bloggers/
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.