Foolish are My Hopes and Silly are My Dreams

This is a rather sad poem inspired by deep desire to find true love. With all my heart I long to find that special someone to share my life and my dreams with. But sadly, thanks to my battle with chronic illness, I fear that it has become a foolish longing that shall never become … Continue reading Foolish are My Hopes and Silly are My Dreams

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Mothers Acrostics 3

Happy Mother's Day everyone. I hope that you are having a wonderful day of thanks for all the tireless work that you do every day of the year. Your love, worry, and care may seem at times to go unnoticed, but they mean a great deal to us. And I would like to give a … Continue reading Mothers Acrostics 3

Waiting

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

Still

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?

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 Pup Poetry

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

Happy Mother’s Day: Mother Acrostic

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

Hugs

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