Tag Archives: Mel Brake poetry

Poem by Mel Brake (Choice My Life)

Choice My Life   This morning I woke up with a gun to my ass I had to make a choice to give in to the demands of the gunner and become his victim or to die In this situation … Continue reading

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April 2016 Meaning of Poetry-National Poetry Month

April 2016 is National Poetry Month What does Poetry mean:   P is for prose and pause O is for opera and orchestration E is for erudite and editions T is for timing and timbre R is for rhythm and … Continue reading

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God’s Purpose

God’s Purpose Written by Mel Brake You are not a loan a foreclosure loan treated like a stone a cold stone.   You are God’s Heart You are God’s Child You are God’s Purpose   Remember this tome when you … Continue reading

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Mel Brake: AUNT DOROTHY’S FUNERAL, NIGGAMORTIS, and song

 

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The Night Before Halloween Eve

The Night Before Halloween Eve Written by Mel Brake People who are in the know say that the veil is very thinning on Halloween night. The waxing gibbous moon is a time when death walks on the face of the … Continue reading

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Niggamortis

Niggamortis Written by Mel Brake Alive but brain dead Forget where you came from Black but cross the other side of the cracks and never coming back Once you talked to me Now you talked down to me Once you … Continue reading

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November 20, 2014: Mel Brake Poetry Reading-Temenos Retreat House

Hi Friends, I am writing to extend a personal invitation to all of you to attend Mel Brake’s Poetry reading this Thursday at Temenos Retreat House beginning at 7:00 p.m.   Mel will read for about 45 minutes the a … Continue reading

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The Healing Power of Love: Special Need Children

The Healing power of love will not be understated. The Healing power of love will not be understated. Is worth repeating. If any of you have children or children ‘borrowed’ in your life or have taken an interests in children, … Continue reading

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The death and re-birth of Robin Williams (American Poetry)

  The death and re-birth of Robin Williams Written by Mel Brake   Waiting for you is like waiting for death I called and asked if you would nurse me When I fell down and injured by back     … Continue reading

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MPW Foundation Presents “Prose and Poetry” for Senior Writers Group

August 15, 2014 MPW Foundation presented a poetry workshop for Senior Writers Group in the Philadelphia area. The Senior Writers Group was formed eight years ago to write about their experiences as mothers, women and share personal experience via the … Continue reading

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