OPA MAY 2016

By ourpoetryarchive | OUR POETRY ARCHIVE MAY 2016 V-2 No-2

EDITORIAL

<b>WELCOME</b><p><b>TO</b><p><b>OUR POETRY ARCHIVE</b><p>“Language is all we have to pit against death and silence”<p><b>Joyce Carol Oates.</b><p>Language communicates with people and time, …

INTERVIEW OF SANDRA SASS

OUR POETRY ARCHIVE<p>PRESENTS<p>FEATURED POET OF THE MONTH<p><b>AUTHOR, ARTIST AND POET</b><p>SANDRA SASS<p><b>Our Poetry Archive</b><p><b>Is Pleased to Introduced</b><p><b>Sandra Sass!!!</b><p><b>In Her</b> …

SANDRA SASS

POET OF THE MONTH<p>SANDRA SASS<p>THE DARKEST MILE<p>How to go on<p>When the world feels gray.<p>Caught in an ever-spiraling vortex of darkness with no light to …

CLAUDIA PICCINNO

CLAUDIA PICCINNO<p>MARE NOSTRUM<p>Ode to you<p>liquid cradle for the dreamers,<p>"Muse" for painters and for novelists,<p>"Promised land"<p>for seagulls and …

CAROLINE MORPHEW

CAROLINE MORPHEW<p>KNOTS UNTIED ARE VINES<p>Is sad if one cannot dream<p>
of rivers bathed in bluish-green
<p>or mossy beds on which to lie,<p>Would be the saddest …

ZANNETA KALYVA PAPAIOANNOU

ZANNETA KALYVA PAPAIOANNOU<p>LOVE OR FRIENDSHIP?<p>I’m surprised and I wonder because I don’t know<p>if this is love that I suffer<p>or a friendship boundless, …

MAGDA PAPAMIHOU

MAGDA PAPAMIHOU<p>I CAN FEEL YOUR SCENT FILLING ME<p>I can feel your scent filling me<p>up and dominating my senses.<p>I can hear your whispers right<p>next to my …

NYLA ERRINA TIMANDRA

NYLA ERRINA TIMANDRA<p>They met in their dreams every single night, only to be separated by the rays of morning sunlights. So today I wear her golden …

JOAN MCNERNEY

JOAN MCNERNEY<p>FALLING ASLEEP<p>Curling into a question mark<p>eyes shuttered<p>lips pursed<p>hands empty.<p>Dropping through<p>long dusty shafts<p>down into dank …

DEBBIE EMBREY

DEBBIE EMBREY<p>"TRUTH IN A BOTTLE"<p>I was walking along the ocean's shore<p>When my wandering eyes saw a man,<p>He was walking rather slowly 
<p>And it was too …

HALEEMA AL-AIDE

HALEEMA<p>AL-AIDE<p>"THIS POEM FOR"<p>This poem for everything<p>we have never had<p>This is to the cars we never rode;<p>for the dresses we never wore;<p>for the rich …

SUNITA PAUL

Sunita Paul<p>Pen name Nitasu Laup<p>WHO??????<p>~~~~~~~~~~<p>I'm angry, you too get annoyed<p>Who will make up?<p>Today there is a rift; tomorrow it will deepen into …

NANDITA SAMANTA

NANDITA SAMANTA<p>STARVING SEED<p>We were young willfully tied by our imagination<p>Our wit, art, passion and musical inclination<p>It was a consensual evolution …

STACIA LYNN REYNOLDS

STACIA<p>LYNN REYNOLDS<p>LIFE’S AN ENIGMA: SONNET<p>Life’s an enigma, mythological<p>It twists the mind of the songsmith’s lyric<p>The perplexity of a parable.<p>The …

DEBORAH BROOKS LANGFORD

DEBORAH BROOKS LANGFORD<p>A FREE SPIRIT WAS SHE<p>Dreaming of warmer days<p>Walking hand in hand through the sand<p>With the one she loves<p>She was a free …

MARIETA MAGLAS

MARIETA MAGLAS<p>THE CHILL OF THE WIND<p>The soul of this wind needs<p>No rainbow<p>But only desperation for a crushing blow.<p>He blows and blows and blows<p>Over the …

MÓNIKA TÓTH

MÓNIKA TÓTH<p>THIEF<p>You steal my heart<p>You steal my soul<p>You steal my body<p>I am sad<p>I am unhappy<p>Darling<p>Thanks for playing<p>I am empty<p>I am nothing<p>I hate …

EFTICHIA KAPARDELI

EFTICHIA KAPARDELI<p>ΜΥΣΤΙΚΗ ΙΚΕΣΙΑ<p>Τοίχοι ζωγραφισμένοι <br>με ένα τεράστιο Ήλιο<br>που αντανακλά το πολύχρωμο <br>φως του και κάνει το <br>δωμάτιο μεγαλόπρεπο ,μοναδικό<p>…

NADINE JESSEL

Nadine Jessel<p>NEVER WANTED TO SAY GOODBYE<p>As think of this dear friend <br>and our immersion together<br>the emotional tears <br>flood my eyes<p>I never wanted to let …

ZACHAROULA GAITANAKI

ZACHAROULA GAITANAKI<p>MOMENTS OF JOY<p>I learnt it long ago:<br>My bitterness to taste<br>in a glass punctured with holes.<br>My solitude to count<br>on a balance beam …

HELEN SARITA

HELEN SARITA<p>MY EVERY BREATH<p>Overwhelmed and inspired with gracious cheers~<p>The deep passion inside me is gratefully speechless~<p>I travel, fly and sail …

YINA ROJAS

YINA ROJAS<p>With a Kiss<p>Let me caress the pain away,<p>For my kisses are here to stay<p>To Solidify your broken pieces,<p>To fill with love all your creases<p>To …

EDEN HUNDSDOERFER

EDEN HUNDSDOERFER<p>SYMPHONY OF LIFE'<p>sun that gives us light<p>brightens our darkest moments<p>moon that light up our nights<p>heavenly bodies twinkling …

BENEDICTA Q. RUIZ

BENEDICTA<p>Q. RUIZ<p>...SLOW DOWN<p>as my thoughts<p>drift to the<p>end of the line<p>i slow down<p>to watch the light<p>of a flickering candle<p>that has lit<p>a darkened …

JUANITA GARCIA VERA

JUANITA<p>GARCIA VERA<p>AN ÁNGEL FLEW<p>The rain was falling<p>An endless stream<p>While tears flowed<p>In the darkest dream<p>The sky of blue<p>A shadow cast<p>As sadness …

JOLLY BHATTACHARJEE

JOLLY BHATTACHARJEE<p>ADORNING EACH OTHER<p>By adorning her beauty with love,<p>He casts a spell on her<p>Her thoughts and wishes longed to be by him
<p>And his …

LOPAMUDRA MISHRA

LOPAMUDRA MISHRA<p>LOVE<p>Suddenly I searched beauty in every sector,<p>As if life turned its table to erase my fear factor,<p>World around seem more beautiful …

PRASANNA KUMARI

PRASANNA<p>KUMARI<p>DISTANCE<p>Way back home<p>the flower beckoned me<p>the flower-strikingly beautiful<p>But the distance.....<p>the earth stealing wet hopes<p>the distance …

VLADIMIR PETROSANEC

VLADIMIR PETROSANEC<p>In the rain all the pain was too much<p>That heart was no good to me.<p>Threw the damned thing in the river<p>Walked away feeling free~<p>Like …