Poet’s Sanctum

[Poetry Friday] Movement by Nerisa Guevara

Myra here. It is Friday once again, the day we give tribute to moving verse, vivid imagery, and the beauty of words in poetry. Our host this week is the indefatigable Mary Lee from A Year of Reading. I read this poem by Nerisa and I closed my eyes in rapture. Reread the poem once […]

[Poetry Friday] In the Heart of Malate

Myra here. I am glad to join this week’s Poetry Friday hosted by Buffy Silverman of Buffy’s Blog. We are again very privileged to share our featured poet for Poet’s Sanctum, Nerisa Guevara’s original work with us today. This time she speaks about one of my favourite places in Manila – Malate. Savor its intricacies, […]

[Poetry Friday] Ashes by Nerisa Guevara

A few weeks ago, we welcomed Nerisa del Carmen Guevara as our Featured Poet in GatheringBooks for our current bimonthly theme. We are very privileged to share a few of her selected poems and photographs for Poetry Friday. Our host this week is Carol’s Corner. Ashes by Nerisa Guevara From Reaching Destination, 2004 Ashes. Your […]

Poet’s Sanctum: Nerisa del Carmen Guevara

Myra here. We are very excited to announce our featured guest this November and December for our Poet’s Sanctum in GatheringBooks. Nerisa is a poet, dancer, photographer, teacher, beautiful artist. It is our privilege to share her poetry with you that is in keeping with our current bimonthly theme: Goddesses, Faeries, Spirit Stars, and Celestial Beings. […]

Featured Guests for our “From Asia with Love” Bimonthly Theme, May-June 2013

We are very excited to announce our featured guests this May-June 2013 for our bimonthly theme From Asia With Love – A Feast of Asian Literature. Featured Book Artist: Naomi Kojima Born in Japan, Naomi Kojima has divided her life between the United States and Japan. Her first two picture books, Mr. and Mrs. Thief  and  The […]