Browsing Archive: March, 2010

My Story, As Written

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Wednesday, March 31, 2010, In : Poetry 
I have read the chapters over,
looked at my story
and reviewed all the words.
I've thought about the impact,
what has happened to bring me
to this next chapter in my life.
It's been a story of twists and turns,
unexpected changes, disappointments
and happiness.  All rolled into one.
It brings wisdom to me,
seeing the places I've been
and the chapters I have written.
Because I can't fool myself
into thinking that
someone else has written this story.
It's my story.  It's my w...

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Stained Glass Window

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Tuesday, March 30, 2010, In : Poetry 
Who am I?
I am a collection,
a masterpiece of careful
creations and contributions.
There are so many pieces
of experiences, places, people,
I feel like a stained glass window
with many parts making up the whole.
They are colorful and
many sizes - purples, blues,
greens, and greens,
they make up a picture.
The picture of me. 
So when you see me,
you see my parts as a whole.
But when you step back
and look, you'll see that
I am many things that
make up the my window.
So who are you?...

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The Voices

Posted by Mary D'Alba on Sunday, March 28, 2010, In : Poetry