The bite of the mouth watering fruit slid downward toward the dark abyss of my flaming tongue so fiery hot for that sweet peach can I muster another Chomp? About a two years ago to this day, I wrote this poem. It is interesting to see how much you have changed and developed as … Continue reading Throwback Friday- Chomp by Liyona
You were my sunshine and my rain I loved each and every petal and laugh Then the world tore us apart shredded my bare hands Can I be forgiven? Beloved Who gave me your heart Who rested in my arms I see you in the trees I see you in the stars There you are … Continue reading Beloved by Liyona
light flickers from the dirty dusty work bench as a man hovers, hunched over a large black mass he turns and I see his yellow stained lips and red viened eyes "Igor, is that you?" the snarl of my name on his twisted lips it hurts "Master" I call softly like the white petaled rose … Continue reading Monster by Liyona
Felt tips on the pen smooth over any awkwardness that I might have But I still seem to giggle at inappropriate times. When I do my laundry, I succumb to the cleanliness and my heart doesn't know if the tumble of the dryer will steam away the memories. It was just yesterday that I … Continue reading Throwback Friday- My Heartish by Liyona
Forget not the skies dear one where the blue and green meet heavens, goodness me for you must remember the way the world turns stars in pitch black guiding you on your journey Forget not the skies dear one where the birds sail in summer the trees grow farther still for your must remember the … Continue reading Throwback Friday-Forget not the skies by Liyona
All I can seem to say: blue light gently smoothes the side of your face as you turn and I offer you a candy because really we haven’t become friends yet All I can seem to think: Will you become the close embrace that I have longed for, ten long years? What are the secrets … Continue reading All I can seem by Liyona
Sugary bubble gum Sweet sicky caramel All over my fingers As I lick ever last bit Laughing while giggling Smiling and waving While holding on to my mama's hand I ran to my papa to show him My big lollipop prize Yummy gooey strawberry sweet He reckons its too much for me too eat But … Continue reading A Toddler Time by Liyona
Moments materialize making my mind melt. Someone simply stands singing songs softly. When will waters wander without woe? Written by Liyona. Her other poems can be found on the blog The Life and Times of a Quirky Character. Photo by Jake Melara on Unsplash.
Us you me it was simple. to tie our shoes loop by loop so entwined our lives are knotted together Written by Liyona in 2015. Her other poems can be found on the blog The Life and Times of a Quirky Character.
Figurines and Glass dolls Shatter against Your unmoving spirit I have thrown So many things at you That I thought would pierce your heart I cannot tell if you are Crazy Or madly in love But both give me shivers down my spine Sending bumps across my arms And I reach to warm them You … Continue reading Throwback Friday-A Doll, Love by Liyona