Omar Manalansan

Category Archives: Literary

With Eyes But Cannot See

With Eyes But Cannot See

Pure as a river’s water Sweet as honey that bees manufacture Fresh as the air we breathe Mother nature’s greatest gift — o — As innocent as the baby’s cry As innocent as the blind’s eye As innocent as humans live As innocence opposite is guilt — o — Where are the birds? The freshness […]

The Lost Innocence

The Lost Innocence

Behind every path we take in life Are the good and bad choices we made Come time again till we realize We’re gone off course, we became astray —o— It’s been two years since I lost The innocence of mine I treasured the most A hasty move I had imposed Together with a girl named […]

too late to realize

Too Late To Realize

I glimpse you on a white long gown Walking towards the altar unhurriedly A bunch of flowers you grasp with your hands As you lead your way to the man of your destiny — o — All eyes are next to us All ears lent with trust I do, you said I do, I responded […]