By Roland E. Williams I have invented an adjective That is ever so informative For it is to do only with you Because of what only you can do This adjective will help you to see Just how important you are to me My added word for you is museful This word is really very useful You are museful when I need a … Continue reading NEOLOGISTIC TRIBUTE
By Roland E. Williams A weary and troubled heart met his queen She smiled when he beckoned for an audience Wondering if his words were indeed true Then he beckoned a few more times in vain And left it for time to elucidate Soon after, his queen was to bear witness Of how tangible his intentions were Continue reading TANGIBLE INTENTIONS
By Faye-Chantelle Mondesir When October comes around, it’s time to head to beautiful SAINT LUCIA for one of the most culturally-rich festivals in the world! The highly anticipated annual Jounen Kwéyòl (Creole Day) festival is routinely celebrated on the stunning, topographical Caribbean island on the last Sunday of the month across island. Saint Lucia sits nestled with poise between Martinique and St. Vincent, arrayed with … Continue reading BON JOUNEN KWEYOL 2018 ST LUCIE!
By Roland E. Williams I recall seeing it for the first time A sign of bad news The infamous red flag flying so high As far away as that which it stood for Something is out there, dad said briskly And it was. The night was to tell its tale Unendingly long and hot and restless And wheezing Filled with squeaks and thuds … Continue reading RAIN
By Roland E. Williams I said to the singer Singer, sing me my song He said he cannot sing that which has been unwritten Because your song has been erased and undone As if it was never to be sung I said to the barman Barman, pour me my drink He said how can he pour me that which has never been … Continue reading UNRAVELED
By Roland E. Williams At four, or a little after Silently to the shore Boat straining young bodies Today not everyone is present No one minds No one must care This time of day silences sounds All are being quiet as they begin Tongues too heavy to move Now still far to go Will they recall that? Now they pull, They raise, They … Continue reading A DAY’S CATCH
By Roland E. Williams Your presence never made a difference When you were far away You could have been anyone, The image that fades with contentment Or strengthens in despair Like a child, it lost its fidelity, Once it had matured There were understated tears Now it seems so long ago At times not long enough That’s why I wonder how you are … Continue reading UNHAPPY TO BE AN ADULT
By Roland E. Williams When morning comes and the day is about to start I do not wish to get up if you are not in my life When the day has ended and night surrounds us I do not wish to sleep if you are not in my life When the moment arrives and I am hungry I will not eat without … Continue reading PERPETUAL
By Roland E. Williams Has there been a sunrise without a thought of you? A heartbeat for you that was ever untrue? An intake of air that has not left me glowing? The warmth of your love so overflowing My mind as contented as a calm sea. Embraced by your arms tight around me. We shall become more one than one can be. … Continue reading WHAT MORE CAN WE ASK FOR?
Roland E. Williams When you see a smile on my face It is just a reflection of your smile Whenever I now laugh since knowing you I do so through the feelings you gave me After hearing your sweet voice The echo will resonate in my mind Your image never leaves my sight Before I have seen your face again Your reflections are … Continue reading REFLECTION