Island Dreams #Poetry

Island Dreams by Alejandro N. Marrero 2/13/2020 Strong chests bared to the afternoon sunHere on this tropical island we’re having funThe days are peaceful and heavenly longNever do these beaches hear a winter’s song The fruits grow year round without cages of glassThe environment perfect and made to lastThe flowers endlessly blooming with nature’s divine…

Huntsman Sigh #poetry

Huntsman’s Sigh by Alejandro N. Marrero 2/13/2020 I’m a hunterDoes my waxed and polished bow hunt you?Did you do me wrongWas I hired with crowns to string alongThe owls my familiarIt’s perched on shoulders so peculiarYet with its night focused and set eyesI’ve never lost this quivers strikes I’m a huntsmanLeather is my armamentStealing from…

Soft Demands #poetry

Soft Demands by Alejandro N. Marrero 2/12/2020 Don’t look awayYou said real people always stayedBut you don’t feel and deep down know it’s me you wantedMy pages being torn from consistently being huntedYes I looked awayApologies but obedience is easier this wayReality bends backwards and vision sways I gave you my backHunched over and shoulders…