Waiting is a poem of longing inspired by the uncertainty and impatience of waiting to find my special person, the soul mate with whom I will spend the rest of my life. Sometimes it seems like it will take forever, and yet at others I am full of hope that love is right around the … Continue reading Waiting
Waiting for love has not been easy. After years and years of waiting the lamp of hope has at times burned very low and a feeling of hopelessness has threatened to take over. Yet there is a part of me that has refused to give up and still clings to the hope that one day … Continue reading Still
What Am I? By Katherine B. Parilli What am I when nothing I seek to become can I achieve? When I try time after time to touch the stars; So grand and worthy, Yet falter and fail to reach their beauty. How I long to succeed and climb the lofty towering mountains, To overcome … Continue reading What Am I?
The many faces of love is a poem about love that was inspired by my little dog Happy. One day I was pondering the various ways that he showed his love and how he tailored how he showed his love to each member of the family. As I considered this I was struck with the … Continue reading The Many Faces of Love Pup Poetry
This Sunday is Mother's Day, and in honor of the day I would like to share an acrostic poem I wrote for my Mother. I hope that you enjoy it, and thank you to all the hard working Mother's who give of themselves all year long. And a special thank you to my Mother for … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day: Mother Acrostic
We live in a world that is increasingly desirous of instant gratification. We wake up in the morning and gulp down a bowl of instant oatmeal and drink a cup of instant orange juice, we flip on a 24 hour a day news channel to get instant news, at lunch time we drive up to the window … Continue reading Quietly I Wait
Hugs was inspired by my little dog Happy. When we first got him the idea of getting a hug was petrifying. He had no clue what a hug was. But within a few months Happy as Happy began to warm up to us and realize that he was in a safe and loving environment, he … Continue reading Hugs