Biography of Cynthia BuhainBaello
Writing poetry is passion, like breathing. If my writing touches but one life and gives it hope, then I have done my purpose in writing. I like poems that rhyme, have rhythm, and meaning, or poems that tell a story. At present, I am into the study of Asian forms of poetry such as the Naani (Indian Telugu form) and the Japanese poetry forms Haiku and Tanka. I like writing the Ninette, Pleiades, Octelle, Kyrielle, and Cinquian, Couplet, and the Septolet.
I've loved reading poetry since I was a child and some kids thought I was weird but I enjoyed it. I tried to write poems as early as age 8, some were published by the nuns in our school paper. One thing I found out, I was happy writing poetry - that's the most important thing, I think.
My favorite poets are Dorothy Parker, Ogden Nash, Walt Whitman, Christina Rossetti, Edgar Allan Poe, Rudyard Kipling, Roald Dahl, Langston Hughes and Lord Alfred Tennyson.
My poems have been featured in inspirational sites, 'A Breath of Inspiration' including works such as 'He is In My Boat' 'Emilie'(Jewel Chest awardee - www.faithwriters.com) , 'The Greatest Gift', 'Apolutrosis', 'Reislience' (published in The Anguilian) and 'Robert'. I write personalized poetry, memorial poems, wedding poems, and poems for baby's christening.
The poem 'Wolf', 'An Eerie Tale', 'A True Ghost Story', 'Death Comes to Any Age' 'The Pastor's Letter' 'For My Lost Brother' 'Sister Elly Ann' 'Merienda' are all true stories.
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Cynthia BuhainBaello's Works:
My poem 'Resilience' was published in 'The Anguillan' (on line) March,2011.
Other poems publsihed in an anthology 'Permanent Travelers' Vol. i- III www.amazon.com
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- Carol Burnett, A Tribute
- Richard Kiel, 'Jaws' - A Tribute
- Lee Rigby
- The Battles I Win
- Life is No Playground
- Down The Peace Road (Kyrielle)
- With Poetry And My Sewing (Kyrielle Poem...
- I'm Glad That Miracle is You (Kyrielle P...
- My Place
- Portrait of Life (Cinquain)
- Words (Cinquain)
- Riverside (Cinquain)
- Demure (Ottava Rima Poem)
- The Eyes Are Windows
- A Baby's Laughter
- A Heart That Worships
- A Lonely Man
- Boundless Love
- The Hunter (Narrative Poetry)
- A Father's Tears (Free Verse)
- Yes I Am A Christian, Does That Bother Y...
- Lost Generation, Dead Nation
- At One Time We Were Here
- A Father's Legacy
- I Must Have Swallowed the Key
- Goodbye Davy Jones
- I Drown In Words
He is in My Boat
Though raging waves of pain come crashing
Though howling winds of doubt and scorn
Plague and rock my boat of living
My sails of Hope lay tattered and torn
Faith my compass is secure
Rain and storms I will not loathe