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Jessica Taylor

Barbados

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Recent poems

  • 04 Jun 2014
    31

    A Resilient People

    A resilient people
    From the ashes we rise
    A song on our lips
    Fire in our eyes
    Battered and

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  • 21 Mar 2014
    52

    Cry, The Beloved Country

    Silence
    Deafening silence
    Eclipses our
    cries
    Cries steeped in
    fear
    Fear

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  • 17 Jan 2014
    57

    Ode To My Mother - A Woman Of Strength

    On the sixth day of May, 1987
    Giselle Belfond awoke at five A.M
    Stretched languidly in defiant

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  • 13 Jan 2014
    64

    The Kiss


    They say you must remember

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  • 07 Jan 2014
    45

    My Voice

    I have a voice.

    Over the years, I have learnt to appreciate the sound of my voice. In spite of

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  • 02 Jan 2014
    22

    A Clean Slate

    Pitter patter
    The sound of rain
    Cleansing...restoring
    Feel no pain
    Another chance to start

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