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Poem: To The Primo I Never Knew

To the primo I never knew To live and die by the gun The calling of the streets Crawling under the rug The subway rats creeping in the fog Catch you slipping like a deep sleep Fingers on the trigger light up the streets For a moment reality creeps in A fight breaks out from […]

POEM: THE SCARS OF WORDS

Words are deep They rip the soul For good or for bad The way they slash one apart From those who we care Yet they seem not to care Those words like arrows Filled with poison to destroy my soul In a time of rage The truth comes out The heart speaks what has been […]

POEM: MY THOUGHTS

My thoughts ring on They bring a smell An odor to run A fragrance to keep What road will it lead me? To the sun that comes up To the moon that lights the path In this forest of trees Those thoughts run with me Chasing a rabbit to its hole Down will I fall? […]

POEM: TO GO ON…

The faith to hold on The courage to sing In times of depth So sinks the breath To the stars she gazes A dream to come From the midst she rises And yet she is strong Strong so deep The vines so rich And in her midst She rises to her feet Call it what […]

POEM: YOU DON’T KNOW WHAT I FEEL

A pain inside Deep pumping from my chest You don’t know what I feel Their masked are always on Take a look around Be careful for they roam Don’t trust their fake words Yet you don’t know what I feel Today looks dark to me Yet I know I can overcome But I drag my […]

POEM: FRAGRANCE

I walk I smell The rain has left Its fragrance dwells on I walk I smell Copyright © 2015 Nathan Bonilla Image Credit: Nathan Bonilla  

POEM: THEY CALLED HIM PUPPET

Brought to this country His parents had dreams dreams of a future all together Mi hijo a llegado said the father From the motherland he traveled Through the desert he struggled The miles traveled would soon disappear For the joy of his father would appear He is here the joy resounded in the small home […]