Day 208: How I Met You…Jimmy

A stolen glance and nervous smile, Shaky hellos, through which you beguile. "Tell me about yourself?" you ask, And my weak heart did bask, In the glow of  eyes so attentive, that they totally missed the motive. Pen and paper did align, on a slip of credit to be signed, Until I was stuck looking… Continue reading Day 208: How I Met You…Jimmy


Day 198: #teamawesome

When you mix charisma, will, and wisdom, You end up with a very fierce threesome. Getting lost in Toronto, following our own tempo. Moving to the beat of #teamawesome! © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy AN: A fun little limerick for a group of my friends and our joke about having our own theme song. Hope they enjoy… Continue reading Day 198: #teamawesome


Day 170: Blogging

I started this journey, unsure of what I would find, Unbeknownst to me, it unlocked my mind. Through the keyboard, I met kindred souls, Who had stories to tell and shared the same goal. Through this encouragement, I tried different voices Finding meaning through various word choices. So thank you for challenging me to start,… Continue reading Day 170: Blogging


Day 161: Friendship in Rhyme (Wendy)

She loves prose in rhyme, my best partner in crime. A world traveller, an intellectual wanderer, she challenges every notion questioning your blind devotion. An unexpected friendship did arise, in gilded halls meant to make us wise. Thirteen years later, still going strong, even though we can both be a bit, headstrong. Through the perils… Continue reading Day 161: Friendship in Rhyme (Wendy)

Free verse

Day 153: Rumi Said (Light)

Oh sweetie if the light is entering my body, then let the light burn the pages, until the golden letters are all that are left. Remind me that I am a dwarf sun set free, blazing so bright, that you would have to shield your eyes, to not lose yourself in the wonder of all… Continue reading Day 153: Rumi Said (Light)

Couplets, Poem, Rhyming

Day 77: My Irish Sister

It has been over ten years, And we have conquered​ many fears. In a class of twenty fine and brilliant minds, Our crazy understood that we had found our kind. Through a life filled with stories so strange, That even HBO would request a plot change. We have been at each other's sides, A friendship… Continue reading Day 77: My Irish Sister