I am so tired; I am so fatigued. At the same time, I am so intrigued by the power of lies that flow freely without shame. No one wants to call it what it is Someone please give it it’s proper name. I am so tired; when I look in the mirror, collective conscience concedes. I am so fatigued. Are you as tired as I … Continue reading Are you as tired as I am?
*I often go back and read my poems and revise them to reflect my current sentiments about a topic. The little bird represents so many things. It is in a way a deity of sorts, a messenger fro the universe to help us make sense of tragedy and violence. Perhaps I am also a dreamer. But I like to think that there is hope for … Continue reading A Little Bird Told Me
I want to see a million and one more people
standing behind me
because they beieve
because they have faith
because they understand truth and justice.
Anger and vengance weapon of mass destruction Call all angels Continue reading Haiku 236 by Melba Christie
As my disappointment ebbs The full moon shines My cactus blooms Continue reading Haiku by Melba Christie
Once only should we ask is forgiveness enough Your heart will respond Continue reading Haiku 235 by Melba Christie
The eagle watches Carefully, knows his prey But foolish at times Continue reading Haiku 234 by Melba Christie
I am hoping we stick together and regain some insight and perspective about what has happened to democracy. #Votershavepower -Melba Christie Birds of a feather fly high into the blue sky hope is alive! Continue reading Haiku 232 by Melba Christie
Reality checks every five minutes TRUTH be told we have become so bold that we accept non real truths I can’t make this up even if I wanted to. Watching carefully though as tragedy surrounds us all Realize it wants us to suffocate. How much pain can we endure? Singularly? Collectively? Can we afford the outcome? #can’t make this up. I don’t want to make … Continue reading #you can’t make this up
The moment of truth has come. Whose truth? Does that moment count in real time? Is a moment 60 seconds? Who will care? Who will dare hear it? Who will decide? Will you? Will I? Truth? Lies? Disgrace? Alternative facts? Rules? Will anything matter? Will we ever be happy again? Will we ever be united again? Were we ever united? Are we fooling ourselves? Are … Continue reading The moment of truth
We must read with careful analysis and be able to make intelligent inferences. Continue reading Quotes
Because today I have been thinking about so many things at once, I decided to stop thinking. Our political scene which filled with mindful and mindless debates, continuously infusing cleverly crafted alternative facts are driving many of us to drink. It truly saddens me. But we must continue to listen mindfully. I came across a few quotes that calmed my busy mind. I want to … Continue reading Food For Thought
If you have no peace these days, you are not alone Let us stand as one. “Keep your faith in all beautiful things. In the sun when it is hidden. In the spring when it is gone.” – Roy Rolfe Gilson Continue reading Haiku 219 by Melba Christie
“It is always an misinterpretation or Alternative fact.” Continue reading Who me?
Who is that hollow man? Does he know how the mighty have fallen? He needs to stop chasing the wrong things, You are not always right Do you even know, “The Seven Rules of Life”? He who reigns within himself Cannot find his own heart And cannot have absolute mastery of himself Many of us fear your kind of man. People ask, Have you no … Continue reading A Plea to a Narcissistic Man