Ellie belfiglio

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

The Dream Catcher

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The dream catcher,

Who’s web caught!

All the promises made,

In passion and,

In prowess,

Hung over my bed!

Here your,

“I love you’s!”

Glistened like dew,

In the morning sun;

And the captive:

“Forever’s”, like prisms-

spread rainbows,

Through my brain…

You were the one dream,

It should have caught.

Every hope you arose in me,

Should have been wrapped by the-

pebble spider and drained until only-

the shell of fantasy remained!! …

Bird in a Gilded Cage


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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