Helaman Del Castillo

Rookie (January 20,1989 / Cebu City)

Nurturing Progeny


Fondest memories
Must be treasured in the home
Where love, peace and joy
Inhabits in every heart,
Vanishing melancholy.

Submitted: Thursday, August 30, 2012
Edited: Thursday, August 30, 2012
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Death comes unexpectedly until you realize you could have hugged them for the last time.

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  • Rookie Jessel Jane Tevar (9/1/2012 6:28:00 AM)

    i like free verse poems but on this one, i especially like the last line.. vanishing melancholy.. as if in a painting, the final touch has made all the difference.. nice.. keep writing. (Report) Reply

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