This short acrostic poem is part of a series of acrostics inspired by decade long battle with the wearisome effects of chronic iron deficiency anemia. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Qd-PXqn_c8
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
As I look at the rapid changes taking place in the world, my heart has grown heavy. Sorrow of every type and stripe is filling the land as mankind increasingly grows numb to the cries and needs of his neighbor. As I look at the increase in crime, hatred, sickness, and want, my mind has … Continue reading And So the World Travels
Change is a normal part of the world. What is trendy today, is out of fashion tomorrow, the favorite store of the hour may be bankrupt tomorrow, and like a pendulum the political world is always swaying back and forth. But lately it seems like change has gone into overdrive as the whole character of … Continue reading How My Soul Does Mourn for the Changes That Have Taken Place In the World Around Me
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?