Death has always been interesting

Bare fingers stretch the feeling-bands, the poet poseur, Bakes his poems on a fire, he says, that blanches his heart:
A fire that blanches his heart, makes breathing hard and feeds his art. 

songs of the dead

Songs of the dead

Their wise songs have gone, dashed against cliffs. Wiping off dewdrops from grass lips, the day stretches till its grayness splits. A bird sings from a branch. Both are plastic.

if only

IF Only

If only we can be true to ourselves And say what is in our hearts Then maybe we could say That we are truly happy and free If only we can be strong and brave In wearing our hearts in our sleeves Then maybe we could say We take the risk and walk free If…

LET GO

When joy comes in your life Let it rest in your hand Like a dainty butterfly But hold it not As one day it will pass   When sorrow comes a-visiting Receive it with open heart Look at it with courage in your eyes But embrace it not As one day it will pass  …

Poet's Creed

Poet’s Creed

Searching for reasons of all the things in this treason. Finding his sail for direction, can’t barely make any motion

You Lost Me

hanggang sa dulo the ugly writers

Hanggang sa Dulo

Another tagalog poem entry brought to you by Sir Eyyy entitled Hanggang sa Dulo (To the very End)

spoken poetry tagu-taguan

Spoken Poetry: Tagu-Taguan

A Spoken Poetry Entry by Sir Eyyy based from the popular childhood game Hide and Seek or Tagu-Taguan

Dalawang Saknong Para Sayo

A tagalog poem by Binibining E about falling in love and falling out of love entitled “Dalawang saknong para sa’yo”

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…

Hide and seek

Isa, dalawa , tatlo Halika at tayo’y magtago Tagutaguan maliwanag ang buwan Sabi ko diba magtago tayo ng panandalian Pero bat nung hinanap kita wala ka na Wala ka na at iniwan mo akong mag isa Mag isang naghahanap kahit alam na wala ka Wala sa pinagtataguan natin nung mga tayo’y naglalaro pa Naglalaro? ayan…

Litanya Kay Tonyo

Isa na lang, isang beses pa Bago mo tuluyang lisanin ang mga pinagsaluhang tuwa at luha Baka maaari pang pag-usapan, hindi ganyang lagi kang tulala O kayay tatawa, pagdaka’y iiyak Ano ngayon ang kahulugan ng katinuan? Gayong pilit mo itong tinatakasan Wag mong sabihing nagsawa ka na Sa hirap, sa buhay sa politika? Hindi! Ang…