Silence

i don’t know how, but
a sudden jolt inside my heart
tells me the melody of its song
has changed

My heart in 8 songs

I’ve been living under a rock for quite a while now. I’m old school when it comes to my playlist as I manually download songs I like and convert them in mp3 format. Even when Spotify came out in 2008, I remained loyal to my own painful process of procuring music. This is similar to how I treasure invisible scars of my failed relationships. At some point, I have thought of doing things differently but then I was so used to making bad choices that it became a norm.

When Death Knocks Closer To Home

When Death Knocks Closer to Home

By Marisse Lee

Time

I am fitness blogger, but I also write poetry on the side. I have never shared my poetry publicly before, but I figured why not. So, here is one of many poems that I’ve written. Thank you for taking the time to read. I hope you enjoy it. Time. “Time heals everything,” they say. Yet…

Shattered Fragments

I know you’re sad. All of a sudden you found yourself in an unfair situation — collecting all the broken pieces of your soul. I don’t know what is the reason for your unhappiness. Perhaps, people failed you, rejected you, they broke your heart for a blurred thought — they left you. And I am…

Better Latte than Ever

When I wake up in the morning, the first thing I look for is a cup of coffee- and the first thought that pops in my mind is you. I don’t know which of the two is more responsible for making my heart jolt and perking me up for a new day. How will I…

Veins and Arteries

I studied the nature of human veins. It is a system of blood vessels where the blood flows and it was tasked to transport the blood back to our hearts. Then I remember you. You are not the veins; however, you are the arteries. Your mission is to carry the blood whose rich in oxygen…

When Death Knocks Closer To Home

When Death Knocks Closer to Home

By Marisse Lee

Diskurso ng Salitang Pagsuko

Diskurso ng Salitang Pagsuko

By John Krux

How To Let Go Of Bitterness

How to let go of bitterness

By Marisse Lee

How To Avoid Heartbreak

How to Avoid a Heartbreak

By Marisse Lee