Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

Biography of Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

A Filipino born woman, lives in Denmark, wrestles with the Danish language; attempts to preserve her mother tongue- Cebuano, writes prose and poetry in English. Wife, mother, teacher, cross-cultural worker; loves to sing, paint and tend the garden, finds it delightful to demonstrate her poems by her paintings.

Elizabeth Padillo Olesen's Works:

Spirituality for Peace and Justice, a book of poems on Christian spirituality, published by Author House,134 pages with poet's own paintings on canvas,2014.

A Pulse for my Country People: Poems and Reflections on Philippine Situation, CGS Printers,1995

Collection of Own Poems in Cebuano Language,1995.

Own paintings demonstrated by verses or poems, www.artbreak.com or visit www.123hjemmeside.dk/Kunst-liv-tro


Renewed from hatred
that strangulates the flow of love.

Renewed from anger
that bulldozes a mountain of understanding.

Renewed from pain
that shatters the windows of tomorrows.

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