Fall to Wishes #poem

Fall To Wishes by Alejandro N. Marrero 12/18/2020 I fled the skiesStopped the flapping of my wingsTo fall with you to paradiseYou think I’m sadBroken now that I fall from heavens for youIt’s not the truthI stopped the flutter of my wings for only youI chose this fallThis Autumn in my winterTo hope with you…

Rude Judgement #poem

Rude Judgement by Alejandro N. Marrero 12/12/2020 Judge me with your AvariceDamn me with your diseaseIt seems the only time you have opinionsIs when it’s about the defenseless me Say what’s between the linesThe things you fail to hide or veilThe things you truly think of meWhen you feel trapped and not so well Put…

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…