Ellie belfiglio

When I hear this sound that awakens me, intimidating its way into my cloistered night, I write…


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… Engulfed in prospect of shame

I am the flame!

Engulfed in life’s want

I am the brunt…

… How aspirant I am for love.

I am the hope, the inspiration, all above!

In every kind of game

I am cashed out, not the same…

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… Propelling on life’s highway

I am the speed limit, toll to pay.

Driving alongside my foes

I am the guilty one, my heart overflows…

… Countering the river of life

I am the strife.

Crossing life’ quest

I am always a guest!! …





Author: elliebelfiglio

I am a professor, a poet, an author, and an immigrant. I am the survival of many political and economical hardship. As a political immigrant, it took me a long time to master the English language and to come to terms that I can never see my family again. "THE PARTING FROM MY FAMILY WAS THE BEGINNING OF A FRIENDSHIP THAN THE END OF OUR FRIDAYS!" My autobiography, "THE RAIN STOPS IN TEXAS" was published in 1997 by Eakin Press. It can be found in Amazon. As Ernest Hemingway says, write about something you know, most of my novels are about cultural difference of the old and new and American style of living compare to my home country. My poetry are in all forms. I write as they come to me. My first draft is always my last draft. "THIS IS MY WORLD, WELCOME!" "THANK YOU FOR BEING HERE!"

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