Ellie belfiglio

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




… It’s my eyes, liquid pools of moonlight.

It’s my lips, dew kissed and soft.

It’s my smile, warming you with sun rays.

It’s my voice, mesmerizing music on-

your ear’s waves…

… It’s my breast, mound of quivering ecstasy.

It’s my arms and legs entwined like creeping vines.

It’s all of me, sensuality immortalized.

Passion emblazoned…


… Charisma crystalized.

Alluring grave,


That’s why you return.

That’s why you can’t leave.

Run, flee, I will not hold you.

I’ll be there waiting round the corner;

Like tomorrow…

You must come!! …




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!"


  1. Beautiful artwork and words. Outstanding poetry dear friend.

  2. Reblogged this on johncoyote and commented:
    Please read and enjoy the work of a talented writer.

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