Category: Poetry

Word Play Wednesdays: The Hunter – A Poem by Ikiyo Garuba

Welcome to Word Play Wednesday! Word Play Wednesday is a weekly feature of written and spoken word poetry. I will be sharing my written and spoken word poems in addition to poems by other like minds. If you are interested in sharing some of…

Book Review: Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur

This book has been on my TBR for a while and I wish I hadn’t waited this long. Milk and Honey is a work of poetry that flows like…. you guessed it, milk and honey. It has four parts, the hurting, the loving, the…

World Poetry Day: Broken Wings….. A Spoken Word Poem by Biyai Garricks

Happy World Poetry Day! I wrote and published this poem last year but it was always a spoken word poem to me so as part of my World Poetry Day celebration I have decided to share the spoken word version. Enjoy!   Do you…

Word Play Wednesday: Mirror Mirror…. A Poem by Biyai Garricks

Welcome to Word Play Wednesday! Word Play Wednesday is a weekly feature of written and spoken word poetry. I will be sharing my written and spoken word poems in addition to poems by other like minds. If you are interested in sharing some of…

Word Play Wednesdays: How Are The Mighty Fallen!

Welcome to Word Play Wednesdays! Word Play Wednesday is a weekly feature of written and spoken word poetry. I will be sharing my written and spoken word poems in addition to poems by other like minds. If you are interested in sharing some of…

Book Review: Under The Shade Of The Banyan Tree By Simi K. Rao ( Poems, Rants and Short Stories

“I try my best to talk the talk, walk the walk, But I fail miserably,  Who am I trying to be?” – From Simi K. Rao’s Poem “Me is all I want to be” I’ll start by saying “Thank you” to the author and…

One Year…….. a Poem by Biyai Garricks

One year! From fear to tears, Dust to dust A white box Carries what we’ve lost. A queen? No doubt you were much more… Your shoes, no one can fill. Even as we feel the emptiness of your absence With all our senses, We…

Book Review: The Voice Under Silence by Abhijit Sarmah

Poetry is a subconcious echo, of a concious voice, against a superconcious mind. – The Voice Under Silence ‘The Voice Under Silence’ is an anthology of twenty seven vivid, provocative and captivating poems. The collection is an expression of the author’s reflection on different…

Broken Wings….a Poem by Biyai Garricks

Do you remember? Those days when your heart was still whole, Days of confidence and courage, Like an eagle soaring in the sky. Those days of wild ambition, Days that were never enough, When your mind knew the future, And your brain ran on…

Speak…………A Spoken Word Poem by Biyai Garricks

If I were to speak about my life, It would be about you and I, A story of first love, Of innocence, of passion and of faith, About a love that consumes every memory of the life I lived before our eyes met, Nothing…