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…

Phoenix Rebirth #Poetry

Phoenix Rebirth by Alejandro N. Marrero 2/12/2020 It began as a dark pile of ashNo wind would disturb it’s littered massThen the grey darkened and started to smokeIt melted into dawns oranges as flames awokeSlowly the pile transformed into shapeEvolving from the dust left in its wakeThe puddle of molten reds burst into flamesFires reaching…