When the stormy wind strikes my scrawny home, when the trees can’t bear it’s devouring rage and the clouded skies prepare to rain, I’ll retreat one sec in two-step recline; Then I’ll spread my wings and begin to fly. If the mockingbirds up above me mob, if they dare attempt to splatter my blood and … Continue reading I’ll Begin to Fly
There was once a time when tomorrow was a mystery a point in time so sublime it always gets me jittery. Not anymore, not anymore; cause everyone knows tomorrow. Used to wake up to a ritual then take some time out of time to plan to plan the days victuals but those days I end … Continue reading Everyone Knows Tomorrow
Quality Education for Fragile Ecuador I bet this is your dream life- wake up in the morning, open your eyes to the rising of the sun, have breakfast with the soothing breeze on the beaches of the Pacific; take a flight or a bus and mount the lofty mountains of the Andes just in time … Continue reading Resilience, Quality & Knowledge in Diversity:
When I am vulnerable and naked, you cover me with your...
Like a child we danced and played in the rain; ☔ ignorant we were, so we rolled in the dirt. 💩 Over and over she would scold us bare; still, lovingly, she’d clean up wounds and when it hurt she’d hold us dear. 🤗 If I were an empty page she’d be a pen: 🖋 … Continue reading I Call Her Momma
The drenching rain ☔ will one day stop, The scorching sun ☀ is going to set. And all of life may soon be spent. They all, my son have done their bit but you, I faith, will not relent. Glean of this life in all four 👐 hands; gather of flood, harness the drought. Water … Continue reading All Gone, Soon Spent
The wide-spread smiles that paint their faces, the very essence of their embraces; just try to step back, their thoughts uncover— their love is empty as snaffled bubbles. The sparkling cloud around your roundness, the coloured cover that wraps your small frame; when I get closer, I soon discover— they burst in thin air as … Continue reading Bubbles