Posts in Poetry

Dreamers is a form of lyric poetry, written as a dreamer’s response (or even a monologue) to help explain the machinations of a person with grandeur visions. It’s a glimpse of the cyclical nature of highs and lows one experiences with any dream or vision once faced with the restrictions of reality.

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PoetryAela AbalosThoughts, Lyric
Mata (Eyes)

Mata or “eyes” in English was my first ever published work. Originally written back in 2005, this was published by eManila Poetry in the book Sa Kabila ng Ritmo (Beyond Rhymes). At that time, I had written this piece of poetry going through the motions of being in love. The passion behind youthful romance - the ups & downs; the joys & turmoils.

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PoetryAela AbalosRomance