Waves

As we swim our way over the next coming months, let us take the ocean with us…connecting to its ongoing flow…keeping calm and letting go… Special thanks to my genius sister Alexandra for filming & editing but most of all for making my spoken poetry video dreams come true. ~waves Waves how they come and…

Be True, You.

  “I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.”  ~Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón   The most powerful person you can be is yourself. But getting to know yourself and more important learning to LOVE yourself takes time and patience. As you fully appreciate who you…

Face of the Sun

I felt her roots firmly ground me, Morning dew Washing the pain away. She shied her power With a humble smile at the Sun.   The light on her face Healing forests afar, A single seed of hers Greeting seven generations to come.   © Nicoletta   If this poem had a voice, this is…

Sacred Woman

She was ancient like the stars above her golden crown. In her eyes all was known Past        Present                     Future. In her womb the secrets of the world Birthed All creation.   © Nicoletta   If this poem had a voice, this is…

City Dreams

She woke up to the noise of the city Bothered by the trouble inside her. Like a traffic jam on a Monday morning Her heart spilled with emotion. Candlelight flickered on her bedside It’s romantic haze drawing near to a close. Show must go on. Creativity sparked her senses awake As if that was the…

Oh, Mother

In your hands I call the pain To succumb to the tears Of your rainfalls. Oh, Mother Forgive us For what we have done. Thousands of years You have made this home. And what have we done in return? Mother, I breathe your air In gratitude. I bend down on two knees As I thank…

Love, I’m Sorry.

Love, I’m sorry. I forgot to celebrate you today. You see, I couldn’t find you Under all these stuffed bears And fancy roses. You weren’t to be found Under the sheets Or in this bar of chocolate. I couldn’t eat you Or see you Or feel you. Love, I’m sorry. I couldn’t pretend. I found…