Bamboo Shoots

I planted some bamboos of different varieties last year and this year they’re sprouting up thick shoots! Here’s some picture of a variety of bamboo called Robert Young that has a yellow cane with intermittent green striping as it develops. The shoots are now about an inch thick and they will most likely reach heights…

Cleansing Rains #Poetry

Cleansed by Rain by Alejandro N. Marrero 4/18/2020 Rain a cleansing source from high up in the cloudsWash away the dried tears we constantly hold back or shroudGrant us a blissful and well deserved peaceFind us a circumstance, a present, a moment of true ease We don’t have much but there are others who have…

Mental State Update #rant

My Mental State Part of me wants to write a poem. It's quicker and more brief. Full of metaphors, it may even give you a glimpse of everything in my mind. I may still do this. Time will decide. For now, I think its best to update everyone with a blog post. At the beginning…