Category Archives: life

Pipe Dreams


When you are young, you have big dreams. Dreams that place you on a pedestal where you are the center of the universe. Then you grow up and you realize that little by little they are shredded from your essence. You watch your friends reach places, but no matter what you try, your life is […]
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A Gem


I wrote this love poem as a birthday present for my darling husband who is a very compassionate and patient man.  When he finished reading it, he was deeply moved and a bit teary eyed! Here comes an erudite Why is he s polite? Taken by his scintillating wit I reckoned him as a gift […]
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Quest


Someday you’ll see Deep inside me A stinging pain within me lingers Unaware of my pangs of hunger You vanish into the crowd Should I cry aloud? From you, my sobs are hidden My heart heavy laden You’d say I am obsessing If I start confessing My desire to be with you The least you […]
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Carefree


This poem is written from the perspective of a hard-working career woman, who is also a mom and feels like a slave having to cook, clean, shop and do all the chores aside from the work at her job and still not being able to relax her mind, since she is being blamed for being […]
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Cast Away


Often we have an instant liking to someone or something, but later we find out that the object of our love is not all that we want it to be. So we ignore them or give it away to someone else. In this poem, the gem relates to a person or thing that you instantly […]
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