Category: Poetry

See my favorite poetry pieces from my poetry blog. For more of it, visit http://ShellVeraPoetry.wordpress.com

When Me Becomes We

A poem in response to Mr. George Floyd’s murder and thoughts on how we can be part of the overall solution.

What She Became…

A poetry prompt response for Pen & Pendulum on Instagram. Sometimes we can surprise ourselves with what we become.

Book Release: When I Stopped Remembering Tomorrow

Are you feeling like life has stalled? Have you experienced a broken heart? Do you wonder how your life is going to make sense? My book “When I Stopped Remembering Tomorrow” shares a walk through my life as I overcome some pretty tragic events and learn to fall in love with who I am. In doing so, I met God on the way. This book is a very honest look at my journey to loving the God I thought I knew.

Poetry: Love Is…

How do you define love?

Poetry: Standing on my Tippy Toes

What’s it like when you meet someone who changes your world and shows you how capable you really are? I wrote a poem about how I felt when it happened.

Love Is

Originally posted on Shell Vera: Poetry & Fiction:
What Does Love Look Like? Love is giving of myself until I can’t give anymore yet not losing myself within you. It is surrendering my all to you, even when you haven’t given anything to me;…

Poetry: I’ll Be There

What does true friendship look like? Some reflections in the form of a poem.

I’m Not The Girl…

Originally posted on Shell Vera: Poetry & Fiction:
I’m Not the Girl, but I am the Woman… I’m not the girl who will call you often in a day or text you to find out where you are. I’m not the girl who will…