Words are so important. They can rise you up or bring you down to the lowest point ever. They have always captivated me. I cannot let one word go by unnoticed just because I do not know its meaning. I especially like the ones with soft, sweet sounds. The words that melt your heart. This is why i am proposing a challenge starting today until … Continue reading Loving Words
Once again a sweet memory visits me I could feel her hug me tight and I feel free to let go of my fears. Continue reading Once Again
Originally posted on Poemattic: Poetry and Art for the Soul:
? ? Coming to America ? She was only 18 years old Her heart raced in her chest like galloping stallions on the finca they left on the island of emerald-green. ? ? Soon their ship would pass by Lady Liberty; All decks were packed with passengers Some would salute proudly, others knelt thankfully as… Continue reading Coming to America
As promised I will continue to write Found Poems. Please note the attributions. She reaches up to wash the sky with pale blue so it will be ready when you need it Exploring the world within Is only possible when you are true the poet said to thyself be true In the corners of my mind, I watch the clouds move in … Continue reading Found Poem # 3 – Truth
No matter what happens No matter what your resolutions may be A new year is a new journey A new year is what you help it to be 2014 or @)!$ Make it the best Melba Christie at Poemattic wishes you a Happy New Year! Thanks to my readers for your continued support. Continue reading @)!$ 0r 2014
This is in response to a Writing Prompt challenge at http://todaysauthor.wordpress.com/ The Bus Driver The bus driver looked familiar, but she couldn’t figure out how she knew him. Anna dropped six quarters into the coin slot and as she walked to take the first available seat, she remembered. It was Mr. Davis, her former piano teacher. Her hands started shaking. She caught him … Continue reading Writing prompt Challenge for Today’s Author
I cannot believe that almost a whole year has passed since I wrote my first post for Poemattic. One hundred and eighty-one posts later, I feel like I have shared so much with my faithful 101 followers thus far. I have learned so much from other WordPress bloggers . It is like I have taken a year-long course. I want to thank all my followers. … Continue reading Happy Birthday Poemattic!